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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
UX Consultant
Rank 614 620 562
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -58
Contract jobs requiring a User Experience Consultant 12 31 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.059% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.062% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 23 27
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £299 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £100.00 -
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
46540 50073 48926
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.64% 95.00% 93.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 30705 32541 30337
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1499 1918 1984
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £41.50 £37.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -13 7 £375 -11.76% 2
South East +21 2 £425 -15.00%
North West +21 1 - -
Yorkshire +12 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £500 -
User Experience Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 29 (100.00%) User Experience
2 14 (48.28%) Wireframes
3 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (24.14%) Information Architecture
5 6 (20.69%) Scrum
6 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
6 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (17.24%) HTML
6 5 (17.24%) CSS
6 5 (17.24%) Degree
6 5 (17.24%) Prototyping
6 5 (17.24%) Ethnography
7 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (13.79%) Service Design
7 4 (13.79%) Android
7 4 (13.79%) Apple iOS
8 3 (10.34%) UX Design
8 3 (10.34%) OmniGraffle
8 3 (10.34%) Axure RP
8 3 (10.34%) Web Accessibility
8 3 (10.34%) Use Case
8 3 (10.34%) Usability Testing
8 3 (10.34%) Windows
8 3 (10.34%) W3C
8 3 (10.34%) Banking
8 3 (10.34%) Finance
8 3 (10.34%) Analytics
8 3 (10.34%) User Stories
9 2 (6.90%) CSS3
9 2 (6.90%) Facebook

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 1 (3.45%) CMS
1 1 (3.45%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (6.90%) InVision
3 1 (3.45%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (3.45%) InDesign
3 1 (3.45%) Photoshop
3 1 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Intranet
1 1 (3.45%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Axure RP
General
1 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) CSS
1 5 (17.24%) HTML
2 2 (6.90%) CSS3
2 2 (6.90%) HTML5
2 2 (6.90%) RESTful
2 2 (6.90%) Web Services
2 2 (6.90%) XML
3 1 (3.45%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (3.45%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 29 (100.00%) User Experience
2 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.34%) W3C
4 2 (6.90%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (6.90%) Psychology
4 2 (6.90%) Semantic Web
4 2 (6.90%) Social Media
5 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.45%) Copywriting
5 1 (3.45%) Fintech
5 1 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (3.45%) Minimum Viable Product
5 1 (3.45%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (3.45%) Smartphone
5 1 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Android
1 4 (13.79%) Apple iOS
2 3 (10.34%) Windows
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Wireframes
2 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (24.14%) Information Architecture
4 6 (20.69%) Scrum
5 5 (17.24%) Ethnography
5 5 (17.24%) Prototyping
5 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (13.79%) Service Design
7 3 (10.34%) Analytics
7 3 (10.34%) Usability Testing
7 3 (10.34%) Use Case
7 3 (10.34%) User Stories
7 3 (10.34%) UX Design
7 3 (10.34%) Web Accessibility
8 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
8 2 (6.90%) Human Factors
8 2 (6.90%) Industrial Design
8 2 (6.90%) Product Management
8 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
8 2 (6.90%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) Java
1 2 (6.90%) PHP
2 1 (3.45%) ABAP
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) Actionable Recommendations
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Adobe
1 2 (6.90%) Facebook
1 2 (6.90%) Google
1 2 (6.90%) Twitter
2 1 (3.45%) Apple
2 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.45%) SAP
2 1 (3.45%) Sitecore