The table below looks at the statistics for the User Experience Designer 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 Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 360 428 421
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -7
Contract jobs requiring a User Experience Designer 239 130 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.47% 0.27% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.29% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 101 120
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £482
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £275
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +23.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
47122 45147 49346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.47% 92.76% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 29091 27426 28362
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1866 1971 2486
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.96 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

User Experience Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

User Experience Designer Jobs Demand Trend in England

User Experience Designer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

User Experience Designer Daily Rate Trend in England

User Experience Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Experience Designer across the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

User Experience Designer Daily Rate Histogram in England

User Experience Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

User Experience Designer Hourly Rate Trend in England

User Experience Designer
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 Designer within the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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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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 +72 173 £400 +6.66% 28
South East +21 35 £338 +3.84% 3
North West +8 8 £500 - 4
North East - 7 £390 -
East of England -33 5 £300 -14.89% 4
West Midlands - 5 £325 -
South West -33 2 £293 -16.42% 4
Yorkshire - 1 £213 - 3
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User Experience Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited User Experience Designer 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 Designer in their job title.

1 193 (41.59%) HTML
2 174 (37.50%) CSS
3 161 (34.70%) Axure RP
4 102 (21.98%) Photoshop
5 101 (21.77%) Mobile App
6 95 (20.47%) Adobe
7 92 (19.83%) Adobe Illustrator
8 91 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
9 79 (17.03%) User Experience Design
10 74 (15.95%) OmniGraffle
11 71 (15.30%) Rapid Prototyping
12 61 (13.15%) Finance
13 57 (12.28%) JavaScript
14 50 (10.78%) Degree
15 49 (10.56%) HTML5
16 47 (10.13%) Information Architecture
17 44 (9.48%) Apple iOS
18 43 (9.27%) Usability Testing
18 43 (9.27%) Stakeholder Management
19 41 (8.84%) Scrum
20 38 (8.19%) Android
21 36 (7.76%) Responsive Web Design
22 34 (7.33%) Banking
22 34 (7.33%) E-Commerce
23 33 (7.11%) CSS3
24 32 (6.90%) Retail
25 29 (6.25%) Web Design
26 28 (6.03%) Marketing
27 23 (4.96%) InDesign
27 23 (4.96%) jQuery

User Experience Designer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited User Experience Designer 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 Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (2.37%) CMS
2 4 (0.86%) Drupal
3 3 (0.65%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.22%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 102 (21.98%) Photoshop
2 92 (19.83%) Adobe Illustrator
3 74 (15.95%) OmniGraffle
4 23 (4.96%) InDesign
5 15 (3.23%) Fireworks
6 10 (2.16%) Adobe After Effects
7 9 (1.94%) MS Visio
8 7 (1.51%) MS Office
8 7 (1.51%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (1.08%) MS Project
10 2 (0.43%) Adobe Premiere
11 1 (0.22%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (0.86%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.43%) WebTrends
2 2 (0.43%) SiteCatalyst
3 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.22%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.86%) SaaS
2 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.80%) Internet
2 1 (0.22%) MVNO
2 1 (0.22%) Intranet
2 1 (0.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.22%) KDB
1 1 (0.22%) MongoDB
1 1 (0.22%) Big Data
1 1 (0.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 161 (34.70%) Axure RP
2 22 (4.74%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 6 (1.29%) Dreamweaver
4 5 (1.08%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 4 (0.86%) ProtoShare
5 4 (0.86%) Microsoft Blend
6 2 (0.43%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.22%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (0.22%) Jasmine
General
1 61 (13.15%) Finance
2 34 (7.33%) Banking
3 32 (6.90%) Retail
4 28 (6.03%) Marketing
5 13 (2.80%) Advertising
6 12 (2.59%) Games
7 9 (1.94%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.72%) Legal
9 7 (1.51%) Retail Banking
9 7 (1.51%) Investment Banking
10 6 (1.29%) Publishing
11 5 (1.08%) Front Office
11 5 (1.08%) Interactive Media
12 4 (0.86%) Automotive
13 3 (0.65%) iGaming
14 1 (0.22%) Online Betting
14 1 (0.22%) Electronics
14 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.22%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (41.59%) HTML
2 174 (37.50%) CSS
3 49 (10.56%) HTML5
4 33 (7.11%) CSS3
5 23 (4.96%) jQuery
6 17 (3.66%) Flash
7 10 (2.16%) Ajax
8 8 (1.72%) WPF
9 5 (1.08%) Web Services
10 4 (0.86%) XML
10 4 (0.86%) AngularJS
11 3 (0.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (0.65%) XHTML
11 3 (0.65%) Silverlight
12 2 (0.43%) .NET
12 2 (0.43%) LESS
13 1 (0.22%) Backbone.js
13 1 (0.22%) Ember.js
13 1 (0.22%) Sass
13 1 (0.22%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 101 (21.77%) Mobile App
2 16 (3.45%) Visualisation
3 15 (3.23%) Graphic Design
4 9 (1.94%) Psychology
5 8 (1.72%) Copywriting
5 8 (1.72%) iPhone
6 7 (1.51%) Digital Media
6 7 (1.51%) W3C
6 7 (1.51%) Online Banking
7 6 (1.29%) Human Factors
8 3 (0.65%) Mobile Banking
8 3 (0.65%) Online Games
8 3 (0.65%) Social Media
8 3 (0.65%) RIA
8 3 (0.65%) Social Network
8 3 (0.65%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.43%) Statistics
9 2 (0.43%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.43%) iPad
9 2 (0.43%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 44 (9.48%) Apple iOS
2 38 (8.19%) Android
3 16 (3.45%) Windows
4 5 (1.08%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (0.43%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (17.03%) User Experience Design
3 71 (15.30%) Rapid Prototyping
4 47 (10.13%) Information Architecture
5 43 (9.27%) Usability Testing
5 43 (9.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 41 (8.84%) Scrum
7 36 (7.76%) Responsive Web Design
8 34 (7.33%) E-Commerce
9 29 (6.25%) Web Design
10 16 (3.45%) User Stories
11 15 (3.23%) Analytics
11 15 (3.23%) Customer Insight
12 13 (2.80%) Web Development
12 13 (2.80%) Content Management
13 10 (2.16%) Industrial Design
13 10 (2.16%) SEO
14 9 (1.94%) Project Management
15 8 (1.72%) Benchmarking
15 8 (1.72%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 57 (12.28%) JavaScript
2 5 (1.08%) PHP
3 3 (0.65%) XAML
3 3 (0.65%) Java
3 3 (0.65%) C#
4 1 (0.22%) F#
4 1 (0.22%) Erlang
4 1 (0.22%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.22%) C++
4 1 (0.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 50 (10.78%) Degree
2 13 (2.80%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.72%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.43%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.22%) ISO 14001
1 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.22%) QA
Vendors
1 95 (20.47%) Adobe
2 13 (2.80%) Microsoft
3 10 (2.16%) Google
4 9 (1.94%) Orchard
5 6 (1.29%) Mercator
6 5 (1.08%) EPiServer
6 5 (1.08%) Appcelerator
6 5 (1.08%) Apple
7 3 (0.65%) iRise
8 1 (0.22%) Facebook
8 1 (0.22%) SAP
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Isleworth, Middlesex
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £385.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Stratospherec
Rate: £400 - 450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £320.00 - £370.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Montash
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £365 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
People Source
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Vitamin T
Rate: From £250 to £350 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago