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 27 March 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Architect
Rank 558 529 486
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -43
Contract jobs requiring a User Experience Architect 14 34 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.072% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.078% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 18 16
Average daily rate
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£475 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £300 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £452 £606
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
User Experience Architect
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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
44947 43726 38873
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.44% 92.47% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 27712 26658 22838
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1792 1874 2060
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 £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

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 27 March 2015.

User Experience Architect Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 March 2015. 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
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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 -7 9 £475 +11.76% 1
Yorkshire - 2 - -
East of England - 2 £400 -
North West -14 1 £325 +8.33% 1
South East - - - - 2
South West - - - -
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User Experience Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 70 (100.00%) User Experience
2 36 (51.43%) Information Architecture
3 33 (47.14%) Axure RP
4 30 (42.86%) E-Commerce
5 26 (37.14%) OmniGraffle
6 25 (35.71%) MS Visio
7 22 (31.43%) HTML
8 21 (30.00%) Photoshop
9 19 (27.14%) Microsoft
10 18 (25.71%) Interactive Media
11 15 (21.43%) Adobe
11 15 (21.43%) Telecoms
11 15 (21.43%) Adobe Illustrator
11 15 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (18.57%) Finance
13 12 (17.14%) CSS
14 11 (15.71%) Degree
15 10 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
16 8 (11.43%) Management Information System
16 8 (11.43%) Balsamiq Mockups
16 8 (11.43%) Data Structures
17 7 (10.00%) Visualisation
17 7 (10.00%) Usability Testing
18 6 (8.57%) jQuery
18 6 (8.57%) UX Design
18 6 (8.57%) Graphic Design
18 6 (8.57%) Psychology
18 6 (8.57%) InDesign
18 6 (8.57%) Project Management
18 6 (8.57%) JavaScript

User Experience Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.43%) CMS
1 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 26 (37.14%) OmniGraffle
2 25 (35.71%) MS Visio
3 21 (30.00%) Photoshop
4 15 (21.43%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (8.57%) InDesign
5 6 (8.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) Internet
Development Applications
1 33 (47.14%) Axure RP
2 10 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
3 8 (11.43%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 18 (25.71%) Interactive Media
2 15 (21.43%) Telecoms
3 13 (18.57%) Finance
4 4 (5.71%) Marketing
5 2 (2.86%) Publishing
5 2 (2.86%) Banking
5 2 (2.86%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.43%) Front Office
6 1 (1.43%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (31.43%) HTML
2 12 (17.14%) CSS
3 6 (8.57%) jQuery
4 3 (4.29%) REST
5 2 (2.86%) DHTML
5 2 (2.86%) Apache Flex
6 1 (1.43%) WPF
6 1 (1.43%) WebCenter
6 1 (1.43%) HTML5
6 1 (1.43%) XML
6 1 (1.43%) XSL
6 1 (1.43%) Ajax
6 1 (1.43%) Dojo
6 1 (1.43%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 70 (100.00%) User Experience
2 8 (11.43%) Data Structures
2 8 (11.43%) Management Information System
3 7 (10.00%) Visualisation
4 6 (8.57%) Graphic Design
4 6 (8.57%) Psychology
5 5 (7.14%) Human Factors
5 5 (7.14%) RIA
5 5 (7.14%) Fixed Income
6 2 (2.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (2.86%) FMCG
6 2 (2.86%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.86%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.43%) Video on Demand
7 1 (1.43%) W3C
7 1 (1.43%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.71%) Android
1 4 (5.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (51.43%) Information Architecture
2 30 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 15 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (10.00%) Usability Testing
5 6 (8.57%) UX Design
5 6 (8.57%) Project Management
6 5 (7.14%) Analytics
6 5 (7.14%) Rapid Prototyping
7 4 (5.71%) Product Management
7 4 (5.71%) Industrial Design
8 3 (4.29%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.29%) Scrum
8 3 (4.29%) User Stories
8 3 (4.29%) Mentoring
9 2 (2.86%) Use Case
10 1 (1.43%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.57%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.43%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (15.71%) Degree
2 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 19 (27.14%) Microsoft
2 15 (21.43%) Adobe
3 1 (1.43%) hybris
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle
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