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 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Design
Rank 534 505 505
Rank change year-on-year
-29 0
Contract jobs citing UX Design 66 83 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.21% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 54 41
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £313 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £363 £340
% change year-on-year
-4.82% +6.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
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
42104 39098 36285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 78.15% 76.38% 75.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 27971 24690 22740
Average daily rate £425 £413 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1134 1102 1016
Average hourly rate £31.44 £23.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.69% -23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.52 £25.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+26.29% -15.57%

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 2015. 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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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 -34 28 £400 - 13
East of England - 17 £350 -
South East -30 10 £350 +7.69% 4
South West -1 5 £500 +25.00%
North West - 5 £363 - 1
UX Design
UK

UX Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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.

1 116 (100.00%) User Experience
2 64 (55.17%) HTML
3 58 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 58 (50.00%) CSS
4 53 (45.69%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (37.07%) HTML5
6 38 (32.76%) jQuery
7 32 (27.59%) Mobile App
8 31 (26.72%) Responsive Web Design
8 31 (26.72%) CSS3
9 27 (23.28%) Information Architecture
9 27 (23.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 27 (23.28%) Adobe Illustrator
9 27 (23.28%) Photoshop
10 25 (21.55%) Ajax
11 24 (20.69%) Git (software)
12 20 (17.24%) Sass
12 20 (17.24%) Content Management
13 19 (16.38%) Java
14 18 (15.52%) REST
15 17 (14.66%) Web Development
16 14 (12.07%) Mercurial
16 14 (12.07%) Microsoft Azure
16 14 (12.07%) Node.js
16 14 (12.07%) PhoneGap
16 14 (12.07%) OmniGraffle
16 14 (12.07%) WebStorm
16 14 (12.07%) TypeScript
16 14 (12.07%) ECMAScript
16 14 (12.07%) IntelliJ

UX Design
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 14 (12.07%) Node.js
2 13 (11.21%) CMS
3 8 (6.90%) SharePoint
4 6 (5.17%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.86%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.86%) WordPress
5 1 (0.86%) Jadu
5 1 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 27 (23.28%) Photoshop
1 27 (23.28%) Adobe Illustrator
2 14 (12.07%) OmniGraffle
3 6 (5.17%) Fireworks
4 5 (4.31%) MS Excel
5 3 (2.59%) InDesign
6 1 (0.86%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.86%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.86%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 10 (8.62%) Tridion
2 3 (2.59%) SAP CRM
2 3 (2.59%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.31%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.31%) GitHub
3 2 (1.72%) Office 365
4 1 (0.86%) Yammer
4 1 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.76%) Internet
2 5 (4.31%) Intranet
3 3 (2.59%) HTTP
4 1 (0.86%) Extranet
4 1 (0.86%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.86%) Converged Networks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.17%) Relational Database
2 4 (3.45%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (2.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (2.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.72%) Big Data
5 1 (0.86%) OLAP
5 1 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Power View
5 1 (0.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (20.69%) Git (software)
2 14 (12.07%) IntelliJ
2 14 (12.07%) Mercurial
2 14 (12.07%) WebStorm
3 12 (10.34%) JIRA
4 9 (7.76%) Visual Studio
4 9 (7.76%) Grunt
4 9 (7.76%) PhantomJS
4 9 (7.76%) Axure RP
4 9 (7.76%) Jasmine
4 9 (7.76%) gulp
5 5 (4.31%) Cucumber
5 5 (4.31%) Selenium
6 3 (2.59%) Subversion
7 2 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.72%) ProtoShare
8 1 (0.86%) GitLab
8 1 (0.86%) Dreamweaver
General
1 14 (12.07%) Finance
1 14 (12.07%) Marketing
2 7 (6.03%) Publishing
2 7 (6.03%) Multimedia
3 6 (5.17%) Electronics
4 3 (2.59%) Banking
5 2 (1.72%) Retail
5 2 (1.72%) Automotive
6 1 (0.86%) Front Office
6 1 (0.86%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.86%) German Language
6 1 (0.86%) Russian Language
6 1 (0.86%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 46 (39.66%) Designer
2 44 (37.93%) Developer
3 35 (30.17%) UX Designer
4 26 (22.41%) Front-End Developer
5 13 (11.21%) Web Developer
6 7 (6.03%) Senior Designer
7 6 (5.17%) UI/UX Designer
7 6 (5.17%) Junior
7 6 (5.17%) UI Designer
7 6 (5.17%) Junior Developer
7 6 (5.17%) Junior Web Developer
8 5 (4.31%) UX Developer
8 5 (4.31%) Senior UX Designer
9 4 (3.45%) Architect
9 4 (3.45%) Consultant
10 3 (2.59%) Web Designer
10 3 (2.59%) Project Manager
10 3 (2.59%) Business Analyst
10 3 (2.59%) Analyst
10 3 (2.59%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (55.17%) HTML
2 58 (50.00%) CSS
3 43 (37.07%) HTML5
4 38 (32.76%) jQuery
5 31 (26.72%) CSS3
6 27 (23.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 25 (21.55%) Ajax
8 20 (17.24%) Sass
9 18 (15.52%) REST
10 14 (12.07%) PhoneGap
11 13 (11.21%) XML
12 12 (10.34%) AngularJS
13 11 (9.48%) Web Services
14 10 (8.62%) .NET
15 9 (7.76%) ASP.NET
16 7 (6.03%) LESS
16 7 (6.03%) KnockoutJS
17 6 (5.17%) LAMP
18 5 (4.31%) JSON
18 5 (4.31%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 116 (100.00%) User Experience
2 32 (27.59%) Mobile App
3 12 (10.34%) Graphic Design
4 10 (8.62%) W3C
4 10 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (6.90%) Computer Science
6 7 (6.03%) Digital Media
6 7 (6.03%) Social Media
7 4 (3.45%) Visualisation
8 3 (2.59%) Psychology
8 3 (2.59%) Human Factors
8 3 (2.59%) Social Network
9 2 (1.72%) RIA
9 2 (1.72%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.72%) BBC
9 2 (1.72%) Animation
9 2 (1.72%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.72%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.86%) iPad
10 1 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.31%) Android
1 5 (4.31%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.59%) Windows
3 2 (1.72%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.86%) Linux
4 1 (0.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (45.69%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (26.72%) Responsive Web Design
3 27 (23.28%) Information Architecture
4 20 (17.24%) Content Management
5 17 (14.66%) Web Development
6 14 (12.07%) Project Management
7 12 (10.34%) Scrum
7 12 (10.34%) OO
7 12 (10.34%) Use Case
8 11 (9.48%) E-Commerce
8 11 (9.48%) Web Design
8 11 (9.48%) TDD
9 9 (7.76%) Unit Testing
10 8 (6.90%) Mobile Application Development
10 8 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (6.90%) Software Engineering
10 8 (6.90%) UML
11 7 (6.03%) SOA
11 7 (6.03%) SDLC
11 7 (6.03%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 19 (16.38%) Java
3 14 (12.07%) ECMAScript
3 14 (12.07%) TypeScript
3 14 (12.07%) Dart
4 9 (7.76%) Ruby
5 8 (6.90%) Scala
5 8 (6.90%) PHP
6 7 (6.03%) C#
7 4 (3.45%) Python
8 3 (2.59%) Perl
9 2 (1.72%) XPath
10 1 (0.86%) PHP5
10 1 (0.86%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.86%) SQL
10 1 (0.86%) C++
10 1 (0.86%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (11.21%) Degree
2 7 (6.03%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.59%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.59%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.86%) MCP
4 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.31%) QA
2 1 (0.86%) GxP
2 1 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.86%) WCAG
Vendors
1 13 (11.21%) Adobe
2 6 (5.17%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.59%) SAP
4 2 (1.72%) Twitter
4 2 (1.72%) Google
5 1 (0.86%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.86%) hybris
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