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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
UX Consultant
UK / England
Rank 534 567 544
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -23
Contract jobs requiring a User Experience Consultant 34 23 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.082% 0.050% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.053% 0.074%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 20 23
Median daily rate £400 £463 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.51% +12.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £415 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £500 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £100.00 -

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
39347 43465 43051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.73% 94.90% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 25790 28106 27435
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1337 1598 1727
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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 +6 16 £425 -10.52% 4
North East -9 5 £400 -20.00%
South East - 5 £400 -
Yorkshire - 3 £463 -
South West +4 2 £446 +5.00% 1
East Midlands +1 2 £338 -20.58%
West Midlands - 1 - - 1
User Experience Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 47 (100.00%) User Experience
2 24 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (34.04%) Wireframes
4 11 (23.40%) Ethnography
5 10 (21.28%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (21.28%) Usability Testing
6 9 (19.15%) Finance
7 8 (17.02%) Service Design
7 8 (17.02%) Customer Insight
7 8 (17.02%) Market Research
8 7 (14.89%) Information Architecture
8 7 (14.89%) Guerrilla Research
8 7 (14.89%) HTML
8 7 (14.89%) CSS
9 6 (12.77%) Human Factors
9 6 (12.77%) Banking
9 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (12.77%) Line Management
10 5 (10.64%) OmniGraffle
10 5 (10.64%) Axure RP
10 5 (10.64%) Degree
11 4 (8.51%) Marketing
11 4 (8.51%) Scrum
11 4 (8.51%) Prototyping
11 4 (8.51%) User Stories
12 3 (6.38%) Mobile App
12 3 (6.38%) Analytics
12 3 (6.38%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (6.38%) Product Management
12 3 (6.38%) Psychology

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 2 (4.26%) CMS
2 1 (2.13%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (4.26%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.13%) MS Office
3 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) Intranet
2 1 (2.13%) Extranet
2 1 (2.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.13%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 9 (19.15%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Banking
3 4 (8.51%) Marketing
4 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.26%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.26%) Retail
6 1 (2.13%) Electronics
6 1 (2.13%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) CSS
1 7 (14.89%) HTML
2 1 (2.13%) .NET
2 1 (2.13%) CSS3
2 1 (2.13%) DOM
2 1 (2.13%) HTML5
2 1 (2.13%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 47 (100.00%) User Experience
2 10 (21.28%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.38%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.26%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.26%) W3C
5 1 (2.13%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.13%) Graphic Design
5 1 (2.13%) Minimum Viable Product
5 1 (2.13%) Social Media
5 1 (2.13%) Taxonomies
5 1 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.04%) Wireframes
3 11 (23.40%) Ethnography
4 10 (21.28%) Usability Testing
5 8 (17.02%) Customer Insight
5 8 (17.02%) Market Research
5 8 (17.02%) Service Design
6 7 (14.89%) Guerrilla Research
6 7 (14.89%) Information Architecture
7 6 (12.77%) Human Factors
7 6 (12.77%) Line Management
7 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (8.51%) Prototyping
8 4 (8.51%) Scrum
8 4 (8.51%) User Stories
9 3 (6.38%) Analytics
9 3 (6.38%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (6.38%) Product Management
9 3 (6.38%) Psychology
9 3 (6.38%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.38%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) Actionable Recommendations
Vendors
1 1 (2.13%) Adobe
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.13%) SAP
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