The table below looks at the statistics for the User Experience Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Experience Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
UX Architect
Rank 576 575 553
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -22
Contract jobs requiring a User Experience Architect 51 23 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.100% 0.045% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.048% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 7 21
Average daily rate £500 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £540 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £325 £425
% change year-on-year
+53.84% -23.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
User Experience Architect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48697 48044 46983
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 95.04% 94.77% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 32114 29627 29164
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1383 1932 1948
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

User Experience Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing User Experience Architect in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

User Experience Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

User Experience Architect
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing User Experience Architect across the England region.

User Experience Architect Daily Rate Trend in England

User Experience Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Experience Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

User Experience Architect Daily Rate Histogram in England

User Experience Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing User Experience Architect across the England region.

User Experience Architect Hourly Rate Trend in England

User Experience Architect
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Experience Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +30 41 £500 +5.26% 4
South East -26 6 £500 +60.00%
Yorkshire +1 2 £500 -
East of England +3 1 £400 -
North West -5 1 £250 -23.07%
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User Experience Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited User Experience Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with User Experience Architect in their job title.

1 100 (100.00%) User Experience
2 62 (62.00%) Axure RP
3 57 (57.00%) Information Architecture
4 55 (55.00%) Adobe
4 55 (55.00%) HTML
5 54 (54.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 48 (48.00%) Project Management
7 45 (45.00%) Usability Testing
8 44 (44.00%) Degree
9 43 (43.00%) Marketing
9 43 (43.00%) Psychology
10 40 (40.00%) JavaScript
10 40 (40.00%) CSS
10 40 (40.00%) MS Visio
11 36 (36.00%) Product Management
11 36 (36.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 34 (34.00%) Agile Software Development
12 34 (34.00%) RIA
13 31 (31.00%) Web Development
13 31 (31.00%) Mentoring
14 30 (30.00%) Industrial Design
14 30 (30.00%) Human Factors
15 29 (29.00%) Software Engineering
16 19 (19.00%) Photoshop
17 12 (12.00%) Web Design
18 8 (8.00%) Legal
18 8 (8.00%) E-Commerce
19 7 (7.00%) Microsoft Azure
19 7 (7.00%) Mobile App
20 6 (6.00%) Analytics

User Experience Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited User Experience Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with User Experience Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (6.00%) CMS
2 3 (3.00%) Confluence
3 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 40 (40.00%) MS Visio
2 36 (36.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 19 (19.00%) Photoshop
4 6 (6.00%) OmniGraffle
5 5 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (2.00%) InDesign
7 1 (1.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 62 (62.00%) Axure RP
2 54 (54.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (3.00%) JIRA
4 2 (2.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 43 (43.00%) Marketing
2 8 (8.00%) Legal
3 6 (6.00%) Finance
4 3 (3.00%) Retail
5 2 (2.00%) Banking
5 2 (2.00%) Interactive Media
5 2 (2.00%) Publishing
5 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.00%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (55.00%) HTML
2 40 (40.00%) CSS
3 1 (1.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 100 (100.00%) User Experience
2 43 (43.00%) Psychology
3 34 (34.00%) RIA
4 7 (7.00%) Mobile App
5 5 (5.00%) Visualisation
6 3 (3.00%) Copywriting
7 2 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.00%) Taxonomies
8 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.00%) Fintech
8 1 (1.00%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.00%) Android
2 2 (2.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (57.00%) Information Architecture
2 48 (48.00%) Project Management
3 45 (45.00%) Usability Testing
4 36 (36.00%) Product Management
5 34 (34.00%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (31.00%) Mentoring
6 31 (31.00%) Web Development
7 30 (30.00%) Human Factors
7 30 (30.00%) Industrial Design
8 29 (29.00%) Software Engineering
9 12 (12.00%) Web Design
10 8 (8.00%) E-Commerce
11 6 (6.00%) Analytics
12 5 (5.00%) Data Visualisation
12 5 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
13 4 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
13 4 (4.00%) UX Design
13 4 (4.00%) Web Analytics
13 4 (4.00%) Workflow
14 3 (3.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (40.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 44 (44.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 55 (55.00%) Adobe
2 4 (4.00%) Google
3 3 (3.00%) Atlassian
3 3 (3.00%) Optimizely
4 2 (2.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.00%) LexisNexis
5 1 (1.00%) Omniture
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