The table below looks at the statistics for UX Design skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UX Design over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Experience (UX) Design
Rank 580 559 514
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -45
Contract jobs citing UX Design 57 54 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.13% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 37 55
Median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £300 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UX Design
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41611 40093 38816
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.63% 79.03% 77.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 27834 25415 24688
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £283 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 908 1174 1149
Median hourly rate £30.00 £29.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.35 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.88 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%

UX Design
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing UX Design as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

UX Design Jobs Demand Trend in England

UX Design
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

UX Design Daily Rate Trend in England

UX Design
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UX Design across the England region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

UX Design Daily Rate Histogram in England

UX Design
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

UX Design Hourly Rate Trend in England

UX Design
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 UX Design within the England region over the 3 months to 6 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 30 £425 +6.25% 4
East of England +13 9 £360 -4.00%
North West -8 5 £550 +83.33% 3
Yorkshire +4 4 £445 +48.33% 2
South East -15 3 £400 +3.22% 4
West Midlands - 3 £338 - 3
South West - 2 - - 1
East Midlands +8 1 £350 -
UX Design
UK

UX Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing UX Design also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for UX Design.

1 118 (100.00%) User Experience
2 46 (38.98%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (38.14%) HTML
4 42 (35.59%) Photoshop
5 37 (31.36%) Adobe Illustrator
6 33 (27.97%) CSS
7 30 (25.42%) Finance
8 29 (24.58%) JavaScript
9 28 (23.73%) Adobe
10 25 (21.19%) Front End Development
11 22 (18.64%) E-Commerce
11 22 (18.64%) Axure RP
12 21 (17.80%) Mobile App
12 21 (17.80%) HTML5
12 21 (17.80%) Usability Testing
12 21 (17.80%) Banking
13 20 (16.95%) Responsive Web Design
14 18 (15.25%) CSS3
14 18 (15.25%) Project Management
15 16 (13.56%) jQuery
16 15 (12.71%) Java
16 15 (12.71%) Workflow
16 15 (12.71%) Ajax
17 14 (11.86%) Retail
17 14 (11.86%) Use Case
18 13 (11.02%) QA
18 13 (11.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 13 (11.02%) User Stories
18 13 (11.02%) Investment Banking
18 13 (11.02%) Fireworks

UX Design
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 11 (9.32%) Node.js
2 3 (2.54%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.85%) CMS
4 1 (0.85%) JBoss
4 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.85%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.85%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 42 (35.59%) Photoshop
2 37 (31.36%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (11.02%) Fireworks
4 8 (6.78%) OmniGraffle
5 5 (4.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (2.54%) MS Excel
7 1 (0.85%) InDesign
7 1 (0.85%) MS Office
7 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (5.93%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (0.85%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.85%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.69%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (1.69%) Office 365
3 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.85%) IaaS
3 1 (0.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.69%) Internet
2 1 (0.85%) DHCP
2 1 (0.85%) DNS
2 1 (0.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.69%) Relational Database
1 2 (1.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.85%) DTS
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Power View
2 1 (0.85%) MySQL
2 1 (0.85%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.85%) PowerPivot
2 1 (0.85%) RDBMS
2 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 22 (18.64%) Axure RP
2 12 (10.17%) Git (software)
3 8 (6.78%) IntelliJ
3 8 (6.78%) Mercurial
3 8 (6.78%) WebStorm
4 7 (5.93%) Grunt
5 5 (4.24%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 5 (4.24%) gulp
5 5 (4.24%) Selenium
6 4 (3.39%) Jasmine
6 4 (3.39%) PhantomJS
7 2 (1.69%) Moq
7 2 (1.69%) NCrunch
7 2 (1.69%) NUnit
7 2 (1.69%) ReSharper
7 2 (1.69%) StyleCop
8 1 (0.85%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.85%) JIRA
8 1 (0.85%) Maven
8 1 (0.85%) Subversion
General
1 30 (25.42%) Finance
2 21 (17.80%) Banking
3 14 (11.86%) Retail
4 13 (11.02%) Investment Banking
5 12 (10.17%) Games
6 11 (9.32%) Back Office
6 11 (9.32%) Electronics
7 3 (2.54%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.69%) Front Office
8 2 (1.69%) Marketing
8 2 (1.69%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 69 (58.47%) Designer
2 63 (53.39%) UX Designer
3 28 (23.73%) Developer
4 14 (11.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 11 (9.32%) Photoshop Designer
6 10 (8.47%) UI Designer
7 9 (7.63%) Senior Designer
7 9 (7.63%) UI/UX Designer
8 6 (5.08%) JavaScript Developer
8 6 (5.08%) Senior UX Designer
9 5 (4.24%) Architect
9 5 (4.24%) Mobile Designer
9 5 (4.24%) Mobile UX Designer
10 4 (3.39%) Analyst
10 4 (3.39%) Node.js Developer
10 4 (3.39%) UI Developer
10 4 (3.39%) User Experience Architect
10 4 (3.39%) User Researcher
11 3 (2.54%) User Experience Consultant
11 3 (2.54%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (38.14%) HTML
2 33 (27.97%) CSS
3 21 (17.80%) HTML5
4 18 (15.25%) CSS3
5 16 (13.56%) jQuery
6 15 (12.71%) Ajax
7 13 (11.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 12 (10.17%) REST
9 11 (9.32%) Flash
10 10 (8.47%) PhoneGap
11 7 (5.93%) AngularJS
12 5 (4.24%) Sass
13 4 (3.39%) .NET
13 4 (3.39%) React
14 3 (2.54%) WPF
15 2 (1.69%) J2EE
15 2 (1.69%) Web Services
16 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET
16 1 (0.85%) XML
16 1 (0.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 118 (100.00%) User Experience
2 21 (17.80%) Mobile App
3 11 (9.32%) Fixed Income
4 10 (8.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (8.47%) Graphic Design
5 6 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.24%) Psychology
7 3 (2.54%) Online Banking
8 2 (1.69%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.85%) AS400
9 1 (0.85%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.85%) FMCG
9 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.85%) PMI
9 1 (0.85%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.85%) Social Media
9 1 (0.85%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.85%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.85%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.47%) Android
1 10 (8.47%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.69%) Windows
3 1 (0.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (38.98%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (21.19%) Front End Development
3 22 (18.64%) E-Commerce
4 21 (17.80%) Usability Testing
5 20 (16.95%) Responsive Web Design
6 18 (15.25%) Project Management
7 15 (12.71%) Workflow
8 14 (11.86%) Use Case
9 13 (11.02%) Ethnography
9 13 (11.02%) User Stories
10 12 (10.17%) Web Design
11 10 (8.47%) Information Architecture
12 8 (6.78%) TDD
12 8 (6.78%) Unit Testing
13 7 (5.93%) Business Analysis
13 7 (5.93%) CRM
14 6 (5.08%) OO
14 6 (5.08%) Scrum
15 5 (4.24%) Android Development
15 5 (4.24%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (24.58%) JavaScript
2 15 (12.71%) Java
3 8 (6.78%) Dart
3 8 (6.78%) ECMAScript
3 8 (6.78%) TypeScript
4 5 (4.24%) C#
5 3 (2.54%) SQL
6 2 (1.69%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.69%) XAML
7 1 (0.85%) Python
7 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (7.63%) Degree
2 3 (2.54%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.85%) MCP
3 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.85%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.02%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.85%) GxP
2 1 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (2.54%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.54%) Puppet
2 1 (0.85%) Ansible
Vendors
1 28 (23.73%) Adobe
2 6 (5.08%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.69%) DevExpress
3 2 (1.69%) SAP
4 1 (0.85%) Apple
4 1 (0.85%) IT2
4 1 (0.85%) JD Edwards
4 1 (0.85%) Omniture
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle
4 1 (0.85%) Pega
4 1 (0.85%) Rackspace
4 1 (0.85%) Rally
4 1 (0.85%) Sun
4 1 (0.85%) VMware