The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had User Experience Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
UX Consultant
Rank 597 559 535
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -24
Contract jobs requiring a User Experience Consultant 34 51 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.067% 0.10% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 31 43
Median daily rate £445 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £351 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £400 £345
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +15.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
User Experience Consultant
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
48408 48020 46900
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.98% 94.73% 94.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 31915 29666 29143
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1365 1919 1953
Median 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 £44.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

User Experience Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured User Experience Consultant in the job title.

User Experience Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

User Experience Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

User Experience Consultant Daily Rate Trend in England

User Experience Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Experience Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

User Experience Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in England

User Experience Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

User Experience Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in England

User Experience Consultant
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Experience Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -22 15 £450 +12.50% 4
West Midlands -7 6 £340 -
North West -3 5 £475 +5.55%
Yorkshire -4 4 £513 -
South West -1 2 - - 1
South East -10 2 £480 +12.94%
East of England - 2 £450 - 1
North East - 1 - -
User Experience Consultant
UK

User Experience Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, User Experience Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring User Experience Consultant in the job title.

1 61 (100.00%) User Experience
2 24 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (32.79%) Axure RP
4 13 (21.31%) HTML
5 12 (19.67%) CSS
5 12 (19.67%) Finance
5 12 (19.67%) Adobe
6 11 (18.03%) Usability Testing
7 9 (14.75%) Front End Development
8 7 (11.48%) Qualitative Research
8 7 (11.48%) Information Architecture
8 7 (11.48%) Scrum
8 7 (11.48%) Marketing
9 6 (9.84%) Graphic Design
9 6 (9.84%) Human Factors
9 6 (9.84%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (9.84%) Banking
9 6 (9.84%) JavaScript
9 6 (9.84%) OmniGraffle
9 6 (9.84%) Mentoring
10 5 (8.20%) Ethnography
10 5 (8.20%) BDD
10 5 (8.20%) MS Visio
10 5 (8.20%) Project Management
10 5 (8.20%) Legal
10 5 (8.20%) Psychology
10 5 (8.20%) Degree
11 4 (6.56%) WCAG
11 4 (6.56%) CMS
11 4 (6.56%) E-Commerce

User Experience Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.56%) CMS
2 3 (4.92%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (9.84%) OmniGraffle
2 5 (8.20%) MS Visio
3 4 (6.56%) Photoshop
4 3 (4.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (4.92%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.64%) InDesign
5 1 (1.64%) MS Office
5 1 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.64%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.28%) Big Data
2 1 (1.64%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 20 (32.79%) Axure RP
2 3 (4.92%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (3.28%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Blend
4 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (19.67%) Finance
2 7 (11.48%) Marketing
3 6 (9.84%) Banking
4 5 (8.20%) Legal
5 3 (4.92%) Retail
6 2 (3.28%) Games
7 1 (1.64%) Automotive
7 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.64%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (21.31%) HTML
2 12 (19.67%) CSS
3 3 (4.92%) .NET
3 3 (4.92%) AngularJS
3 3 (4.92%) CSS3
3 3 (4.92%) HTML5
4 2 (3.28%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.28%) SAP Fiori
5 1 (1.64%) Flash
5 1 (1.64%) jQuery
5 1 (1.64%) SAPUI5
5 1 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 61 (100.00%) User Experience
2 6 (9.84%) Graphic Design
3 5 (8.20%) Psychology
4 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.56%) Visualisation
5 3 (4.92%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.92%) RIA
6 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.28%) iPad
6 2 (3.28%) Semantic Web
6 2 (3.28%) W3C
7 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.64%) Ergonomics
7 1 (1.64%) Fintech
7 1 (1.64%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (1.64%) Online Banking
7 1 (1.64%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.92%) Android
2 2 (3.28%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.64%) Windows
3 1 (1.64%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (18.03%) Usability Testing
3 9 (14.75%) Front End Development
4 7 (11.48%) Information Architecture
4 7 (11.48%) Qualitative Research
4 7 (11.48%) Scrum
5 6 (9.84%) Human Factors
5 6 (9.84%) Mentoring
5 6 (9.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (8.20%) BDD
6 5 (8.20%) Ethnography
6 5 (8.20%) Project Management
7 4 (6.56%) Data Visualisation
7 4 (6.56%) E-Commerce
8 3 (4.92%) B2B
8 3 (4.92%) Industrial Design
8 3 (4.92%) Service Delivery
8 3 (4.92%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.92%) Web Design
8 3 (4.92%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.84%) JavaScript
2 3 (4.92%) C#
3 2 (3.28%) ABAP
4 1 (1.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (8.20%) Degree
2 3 (4.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) WCAG
Vendors
1 12 (19.67%) Adobe
2 3 (4.92%) Sitecore
3 2 (3.28%) EPiServer
3 2 (3.28%) Hotjar
3 2 (3.28%) Optimizely
3 2 (3.28%) SAP
3 2 (3.28%) Usabilla
4 1 (1.64%) Apple
4 1 (1.64%) Google
4 1 (1.64%) Omniture
4 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day + depending on experience
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