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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UX Design over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Experience (UX) Design
Rank 520 534 510
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -24
Contract jobs citing UX Design 60 46 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.100% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.13% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 37 51
Average daily rate £400 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £306 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
38364 35865 34140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.30% 77.81% 77.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 25447 23262 21094
Average daily rate £425 £425 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1104 964 1067
Average hourly rate £37.50 £26.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.23% -5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.00 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

UX Design
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UX Design across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UX Design within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +3 42 £400 -3.03% 7
East of England - 6 £350 - 2
Yorkshire -9 3 £505 -11.20% 1
North West -19 3 £475 +18.75% 1
South East +1 2 £550 +46.66% 3
North East -24 2 £369 - 1
West Midlands - 2 - - 1
UX Design
UK

UX Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing UX Design also 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 that cited UX Design.

1 151 (100.00%) User Experience
2 74 (49.01%) Photoshop
2 74 (49.01%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (47.02%) HTML
4 69 (45.70%) Adobe Illustrator
5 46 (30.46%) CSS
6 45 (29.80%) Adobe
7 44 (29.14%) JavaScript
8 42 (27.81%) Front End Development
9 41 (27.15%) Finance
10 38 (25.17%) HTML5
11 33 (21.85%) E-Commerce
12 32 (21.19%) Usability Testing
13 30 (19.87%) Axure RP
13 30 (19.87%) CSS3
13 30 (19.87%) Responsive Web Design
13 30 (19.87%) Mobile App
14 29 (19.21%) jQuery
15 25 (16.56%) Git (software)
15 25 (16.56%) Banking
16 24 (15.89%) Project Management
17 23 (15.23%) Ajax
17 23 (15.23%) Fixed Income
18 22 (14.57%) Graphic Design
18 22 (14.57%) QA
18 22 (14.57%) Information Architecture
18 22 (14.57%) Java
19 21 (13.91%) Investment Banking
19 21 (13.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 20 (13.25%) Fireworks

UX Design
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing UX Design also 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 that cited UX Design. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (7.95%) Node.js
2 11 (7.28%) CMS
3 4 (2.65%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.99%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.66%) JBoss
5 1 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.66%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.66%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.66%) WebSphere
Applications
1 74 (49.01%) Photoshop
2 69 (45.70%) Adobe Illustrator
3 20 (13.25%) Fireworks
4 16 (10.60%) OmniGraffle
5 10 (6.62%) InDesign
6 6 (3.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (2.65%) Adobe After Effects
7 4 (2.65%) MS Excel
8 1 (0.66%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 12 (7.95%) Tridion
2 4 (2.65%) SAP CRM
2 4 (2.65%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (6.62%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 3 (1.99%) Office 365
4 2 (1.32%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.66%) IaaS
5 1 (0.66%) PaaS
5 1 (0.66%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.31%) Internet
2 3 (1.99%) HTTP
3 2 (1.32%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.97%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.32%) Big Data
2 2 (1.32%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.66%) DTS
3 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Power View
3 1 (0.66%) MySQL
3 1 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.66%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 30 (19.87%) Axure RP
2 25 (16.56%) Git (software)
3 15 (9.93%) IntelliJ
3 15 (9.93%) Mercurial
3 15 (9.93%) WebStorm
4 11 (7.28%) Grunt
5 10 (6.62%) Selenium
6 9 (5.96%) gulp
7 8 (5.30%) Jasmine
7 8 (5.30%) PhantomJS
8 4 (2.65%) Subversion
8 4 (2.65%) Visual Studio
9 3 (1.99%) JIRA
10 2 (1.32%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 2 (1.32%) Moq
10 2 (1.32%) NCrunch
10 2 (1.32%) NUnit
10 2 (1.32%) ProtoShare
10 2 (1.32%) ReSharper
10 2 (1.32%) StyleCop
General
1 41 (27.15%) Finance
2 25 (16.56%) Banking
3 21 (13.91%) Investment Banking
4 17 (11.26%) Back Office
5 14 (9.27%) Retail
6 13 (8.61%) Electronics
6 13 (8.61%) Marketing
7 11 (7.28%) Games
8 6 (3.97%) Advertising
9 4 (2.65%) Multimedia
9 4 (2.65%) Publishing
10 3 (1.99%) Automotive
10 3 (1.99%) Retail Banking
11 2 (1.32%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.66%) Front Office
12 1 (0.66%) Law
12 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 85 (56.29%) Designer
2 72 (47.68%) UX Designer
3 39 (25.83%) Developer
4 23 (15.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 16 (10.60%) Photoshop Designer
5 16 (10.60%) UI Designer
6 15 (9.93%) UI/UX Designer
7 8 (5.30%) Interface Designer
8 7 (4.64%) Senior Designer
9 6 (3.97%) Senior UX Designer
9 6 (3.97%) UI Developer
10 5 (3.31%) Analyst
10 5 (3.31%) Junior
10 5 (3.31%) Junior Developer
11 4 (2.65%) Architect
11 4 (2.65%) Business Analyst
11 4 (2.65%) Consultant
11 4 (2.65%) Junior Web Developer
11 4 (2.65%) Web Designer
11 4 (2.65%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (47.02%) HTML
2 46 (30.46%) CSS
3 38 (25.17%) HTML5
4 30 (19.87%) CSS3
5 29 (19.21%) jQuery
6 23 (15.23%) Ajax
7 21 (13.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 20 (13.25%) REST
9 17 (11.26%) Flash
9 17 (11.26%) PhoneGap
10 14 (9.27%) Sass
11 7 (4.64%) .NET
11 7 (4.64%) XML
12 5 (3.31%) AngularJS
12 5 (3.31%) ASP.NET
12 5 (3.31%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (3.31%) Web Services
13 4 (2.65%) LESS
13 4 (2.65%) SAP BSP
14 3 (1.99%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 151 (100.00%) User Experience
2 30 (19.87%) Mobile App
3 23 (15.23%) Fixed Income
4 22 (14.57%) Graphic Design
5 13 (8.61%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (7.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 9 (5.96%) Computer Science
8 6 (3.97%) Social Media
9 5 (3.31%) Animation
9 5 (3.31%) Digital Media
9 5 (3.31%) Visualisation
10 4 (2.65%) Data Structures
10 4 (2.65%) W3C
11 3 (1.99%) FMCG
11 3 (1.99%) PMI
11 3 (1.99%) Taxonomies
12 2 (1.32%) Psychology
13 1 (0.66%) Blackberry
13 1 (0.66%) NHS
13 1 (0.66%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.65%) Apple iOS
2 3 (1.99%) Android
3 2 (1.32%) Windows
4 1 (0.66%) BlackBerry OS
4 1 (0.66%) Unix
4 1 (0.66%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.66%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (49.01%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (27.81%) Front End Development
3 33 (21.85%) E-Commerce
4 32 (21.19%) Usability Testing
5 30 (19.87%) Responsive Web Design
6 24 (15.89%) Project Management
7 22 (14.57%) Information Architecture
8 19 (12.58%) Ethnography
9 17 (11.26%) Use Case
10 15 (9.93%) Web Design
10 15 (9.93%) Workflow
11 12 (7.95%) OO
11 12 (7.95%) Web Development
12 11 (7.28%) User Stories
13 10 (6.62%) Analytics
13 10 (6.62%) Content Management
13 10 (6.62%) CRM
13 10 (6.62%) Unit Testing
14 9 (5.96%) Functional Testing
14 9 (5.96%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (29.14%) JavaScript
2 22 (14.57%) Java
3 15 (9.93%) Dart
3 15 (9.93%) ECMAScript
3 15 (9.93%) TypeScript
4 8 (5.30%) C#
5 4 (2.65%) PHP
6 3 (1.99%) Perl
6 3 (1.99%) Python
6 3 (1.99%) Ruby
6 3 (1.99%) Scala
7 2 (1.32%) XAML
Qualifications
1 17 (11.26%) Degree
2 4 (2.65%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.99%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.32%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.66%) ISEB
5 1 (0.66%) MCP
5 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.66%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (14.57%) QA
2 4 (2.65%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.32%) GxP
3 2 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (0.66%) AirWatch
1 1 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.66%) Puppet
Vendors
1 45 (29.80%) Adobe
2 8 (5.30%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.31%) SAP
4 2 (1.32%) ClickTale
4 2 (1.32%) DevExpress
4 2 (1.32%) Google
5 1 (0.66%) IT2
5 1 (0.66%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.66%) Maxymiser
5 1 (0.66%) MobileIron
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle
5 1 (0.66%) Pega
5 1 (0.66%) Rally
5 1 (0.66%) Sun
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £350 - £370 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Stratospherec
Rate: From £350 to £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Talent Point
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 24 days ago