The table below looks at the statistics for the UX 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 UX Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 365 350 418
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +68
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 248 237 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.48% 0.48% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.52% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 177 110
Average daily rate
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£390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £536 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £90.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
UX Designer
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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
47663 45698 43174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.51% 92.58% 92.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 30861 28215 25922
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1778 1844 1984
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.78 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

UX Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

UX Designer Jobs Demand Trend in England

UX Designer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

UX Designer Daily Rate Trend in England

UX Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UX Designer across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

UX Designer Daily Rate Histogram in England

UX Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

UX Designer Hourly Rate Trend in England

UX Designer
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UX Designer across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

UX Designer Hourly Rate Histogram in England

UX 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 UX Designer within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 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 -68 105 £393 -1.87% 38
North East - 45 £401 -
South East 0 43 £360 +2.85% 10
Yorkshire -10 15 £340 +11.02% 12
North West -27 11 £400 +33.33% 9
East of England +7 10 £413 +37.50% 7
West Midlands +4 7 £448 +37.69% 5
South West - 7 £475 - 3
East Midlands - 5 £425 - 1
UX Designer
UK

UX Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited UX 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 UX Designer in their job title.

1 470 (100.00%) User Experience
2 199 (42.34%) HTML
3 194 (41.28%) CSS
4 155 (32.98%) Agile Software Development
5 154 (32.77%) Axure RP
6 97 (20.64%) Mobile App
7 88 (18.72%) JavaScript
8 85 (18.09%) Photoshop
9 74 (15.74%) Information Architecture
10 67 (14.26%) Degree
11 62 (13.19%) Adobe
12 59 (12.55%) Adobe Illustrator
13 58 (12.34%) E-Commerce
14 56 (11.91%) Rapid Prototyping
15 50 (10.64%) Retail
16 43 (9.15%) Finance
17 41 (8.72%) Marketing
17 41 (8.72%) Web Design
17 41 (8.72%) Usability Testing
18 39 (8.30%) OmniGraffle
19 38 (8.09%) jQuery
20 37 (7.87%) Banking
21 36 (7.66%) UX Design
22 33 (7.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
22 33 (7.02%) HTML5
23 32 (6.81%) Balsamiq Mockups
24 24 (5.11%) Responsive Web Design
24 24 (5.11%) W3C
25 23 (4.89%) Customer Insight
25 23 (4.89%) CSS3

UX Designer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited UX 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 UX Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (1.06%) Confluence
2 3 (0.64%) Node.js
3 2 (0.43%) CMS
4 1 (0.21%) SharePoint
Applications
1 85 (18.09%) Photoshop
2 59 (12.55%) Adobe Illustrator
3 39 (8.30%) OmniGraffle
4 33 (7.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 19 (4.04%) MS Visio
6 13 (2.77%) Fireworks
7 4 (0.85%) MS Office
7 4 (0.85%) MS Excel
8 3 (0.64%) Adobe After Effects
8 3 (0.64%) GIMP
9 2 (0.43%) Edge Animate
10 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.64%) SAP CRM
1 3 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (0.64%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.85%) SaaS
2 3 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.43%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.21%) PaaS
4 1 (0.21%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.91%) Internet
2 3 (0.64%) Intranet
3 2 (0.43%) Broadband
4 1 (0.21%) ATM
4 1 (0.21%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.21%) MongoDB
1 1 (0.21%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 154 (32.77%) Axure RP
2 32 (6.81%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 7 (1.49%) Cucumber
4 6 (1.28%) Dreamweaver
5 5 (1.06%) JIRA
6 4 (0.85%) Git (software)
6 4 (0.85%) Subversion
7 3 (0.64%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.43%) ClearCase
8 2 (0.43%) GitLab
9 1 (0.21%) Grunt
9 1 (0.21%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (0.21%) Mercurial
General
1 50 (10.64%) Retail
2 43 (9.15%) Finance
3 41 (8.72%) Marketing
4 37 (7.87%) Banking
5 9 (1.91%) Retail Banking
6 8 (1.70%) Games
7 7 (1.49%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.49%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.28%) Advertising
9 5 (1.06%) Publishing
9 5 (1.06%) Electronics
10 3 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.43%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.21%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.21%) Interactive Media
12 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.21%) Back Office
12 1 (0.21%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (42.34%) HTML
2 194 (41.28%) CSS
3 38 (8.09%) jQuery
4 33 (7.02%) HTML5
5 23 (4.89%) CSS3
6 14 (2.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 13 (2.77%) AngularJS
8 11 (2.34%) Sass
9 7 (1.49%) XHTML
10 6 (1.28%) Flash
11 4 (0.85%) Web Services
11 4 (0.85%) .NET
11 4 (0.85%) J2EE
11 4 (0.85%) LESS
11 4 (0.85%) OSGi
11 4 (0.85%) RESTful
12 3 (0.64%) Haml
12 3 (0.64%) YUI
12 3 (0.64%) Express
12 3 (0.64%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 470 (100.00%) User Experience
2 97 (20.64%) Mobile App
3 24 (5.11%) W3C
4 20 (4.26%) Graphic Design
5 19 (4.04%) Visualisation
6 14 (2.98%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (1.49%) Human Factors
8 5 (1.06%) Copywriting
8 5 (1.06%) Animation
8 5 (1.06%) Online Banking
9 4 (0.85%) Interactive TV
10 3 (0.64%) DTV
10 3 (0.64%) E-Learning
10 3 (0.64%) Smartphone
10 3 (0.64%) Psychology
10 3 (0.64%) Ergonomics
10 3 (0.64%) Digital Media
10 3 (0.64%) iPad
10 3 (0.64%) Mobile Banking
11 2 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (3.19%) Apple iOS
2 14 (2.98%) Android
3 4 (0.85%) Windows
4 3 (0.64%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (32.98%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (15.74%) Information Architecture
3 58 (12.34%) E-Commerce
4 56 (11.91%) Rapid Prototyping
5 41 (8.72%) Usability Testing
5 41 (8.72%) Web Design
6 36 (7.66%) UX Design
7 24 (5.11%) Responsive Web Design
8 23 (4.89%) Customer Insight
9 22 (4.68%) Web Accessibility
9 22 (4.68%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (2.98%) Project Management
11 13 (2.77%) Product Management
12 12 (2.55%) Analytics
13 11 (2.34%) Web Development
14 10 (2.13%) Customer Engagement
15 9 (1.91%) Scrum
16 8 (1.70%) CRM
16 8 (1.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 7 (1.49%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 88 (18.72%) JavaScript
2 4 (0.85%) PHP
2 4 (0.85%) Java
3 3 (0.64%) C
4 2 (0.43%) Ruby
5 1 (0.21%) C#
5 1 (0.21%) C++
5 1 (0.21%) ActionScript
5 1 (0.21%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 67 (14.26%) Degree
2 16 (3.40%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.85%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.64%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.21%) QA
Vendors
1 62 (13.19%) Adobe
2 11 (2.34%) Microsoft
3 8 (1.70%) SAP
4 6 (1.28%) Google
5 3 (0.64%) Apple
6 2 (0.43%) Macromedia
7 1 (0.21%) IBM
7 1 (0.21%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.21%) ClickTale
7 1 (0.21%) Facebook
7 1 (0.21%) Twitter
7 1 (0.21%) Green Hat
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