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 22 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 365 426 415
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -11
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 233 125 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.44% 0.26% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.28% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 105 107
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £310 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £278
% change year-on-year
- +44.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
47542 44396 47499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.64% 92.88% 93.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 30198 27395 27354
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1944 1931 2369
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.30 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+0.30% -7.14%

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 22 October 2014.

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
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 22 October 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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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 +51 134 £400 +6.66% 24
South East +4 27 £425 -5.55% 6
North East - 27 £475 -
East of England -6 19 £388 +6.16% 1
Yorkshire 0 6 £400 -28.73%
West Midlands -16 6 £393 +26.61% 4
South West - 6 £338 -
North West -8 4 £375 - 4
East Midlands -2 3 £355 +18.16% 1
UX Designer
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UX Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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.

1 469 (100.00%) User Experience
2 200 (42.64%) HTML
3 177 (37.74%) CSS
3 177 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
4 158 (33.69%) Axure RP
5 100 (21.32%) Photoshop
6 92 (19.62%) Mobile App
7 87 (18.55%) Adobe Illustrator
8 78 (16.63%) Adobe
9 77 (16.42%) UX Design
10 64 (13.65%) Degree
11 63 (13.43%) OmniGraffle
12 60 (12.79%) Rapid Prototyping
13 57 (12.15%) Finance
14 55 (11.73%) JavaScript
15 49 (10.45%) Information Architecture
15 49 (10.45%) Usability Testing
16 42 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
17 38 (8.10%) Banking
17 38 (8.10%) HTML5
18 37 (7.89%) Apple iOS
19 35 (7.46%) Retail
19 35 (7.46%) E-Commerce
20 28 (5.97%) Scrum
20 28 (5.97%) Marketing
21 27 (5.76%) Android
22 26 (5.54%) jQuery
22 26 (5.54%) Balsamiq Mockups
22 26 (5.54%) Customer Insight
23 22 (4.69%) CSS3

UX Designer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 12 (2.56%) CMS
2 2 (0.43%) Drupal
3 1 (0.21%) Node.js
3 1 (0.21%) SharePoint
Applications
1 100 (21.32%) Photoshop
2 87 (18.55%) Adobe Illustrator
3 63 (13.43%) OmniGraffle
4 18 (3.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 16 (3.41%) InDesign
6 15 (3.20%) Fireworks
7 10 (2.13%) MS Visio
8 9 (1.92%) Adobe After Effects
9 5 (1.07%) MS Office
10 3 (0.64%) MS Project
10 3 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
11 2 (0.43%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.21%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (0.43%) Summit
2 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.85%) SaaS
2 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.35%) Internet
2 2 (0.43%) Intranet
3 1 (0.21%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.21%) KDB
1 1 (0.21%) MongoDB
1 1 (0.21%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 158 (33.69%) Axure RP
2 26 (5.54%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 13 (2.77%) Dreamweaver
4 5 (1.07%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Blend
6 1 (0.21%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.21%) ProtoShare
6 1 (0.21%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (0.21%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.21%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.21%) Xcode
6 1 (0.21%) JIRA
General
1 57 (12.15%) Finance
2 38 (8.10%) Banking
3 35 (7.46%) Retail
4 28 (5.97%) Marketing
5 11 (2.35%) Games
6 8 (1.71%) Retail Banking
6 8 (1.71%) Investment Banking
6 8 (1.71%) Legal
6 8 (1.71%) Advertising
6 8 (1.71%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.28%) Publishing
8 5 (1.07%) Front Office
8 5 (1.07%) Interactive Media
9 3 (0.64%) Automotive
10 1 (0.21%) Online Betting
10 1 (0.21%) iGaming
10 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.21%) Electronics
10 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.21%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 200 (42.64%) HTML
2 177 (37.74%) CSS
3 38 (8.10%) HTML5
4 26 (5.54%) jQuery
5 22 (4.69%) CSS3
6 13 (2.77%) Flash
7 7 (1.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (1.07%) AngularJS
8 5 (1.07%) Web Services
8 5 (1.07%) WPF
9 4 (0.85%) XML
10 3 (0.64%) .NET
11 2 (0.43%) Ajax
11 2 (0.43%) XHTML
11 2 (0.43%) Sass
11 2 (0.43%) LESS
12 1 (0.21%) WCF
12 1 (0.21%) Ember.js
12 1 (0.21%) Backbone.js
12 1 (0.21%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 469 (100.00%) User Experience
2 92 (19.62%) Mobile App
3 19 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (3.62%) Visualisation
5 9 (1.92%) Copywriting
5 9 (1.92%) Graphic Design
6 8 (1.71%) W3C
7 7 (1.49%) Online Banking
7 7 (1.49%) Psychology
8 6 (1.28%) Human Factors
9 5 (1.07%) iPhone
9 5 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.85%) Mobile Banking
10 4 (0.85%) Online Games
11 3 (0.64%) RIA
11 3 (0.64%) Social Media
11 3 (0.64%) Hedge funds
11 3 (0.64%) Smartphone
12 2 (0.43%) Computer Science
12 2 (0.43%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 37 (7.89%) Apple iOS
2 27 (5.76%) Android
3 8 (1.71%) Windows
4 2 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.21%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (16.42%) UX Design
3 60 (12.79%) Rapid Prototyping
4 49 (10.45%) Information Architecture
4 49 (10.45%) Usability Testing
5 42 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
6 35 (7.46%) E-Commerce
7 28 (5.97%) Scrum
8 26 (5.54%) Customer Insight
9 20 (4.26%) Web Design
10 19 (4.05%) Responsive Web Design
11 15 (3.20%) User Stories
12 14 (2.99%) Web Development
13 10 (2.13%) Web Accessibility
13 10 (2.13%) Analytics
14 9 (1.92%) SEO
15 8 (1.71%) Content Management
15 8 (1.71%) Industrial Design
15 8 (1.71%) Benchmarking
15 8 (1.71%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (11.73%) JavaScript
2 6 (1.28%) PHP
3 5 (1.07%) C#
4 3 (0.64%) Java
5 2 (0.43%) XAML
6 1 (0.21%) Erlang
6 1 (0.21%) F#
6 1 (0.21%) C
6 1 (0.21%) C++
6 1 (0.21%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.21%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 64 (13.65%) Degree
2 14 (2.99%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.71%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.43%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.21%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.71%) QA
2 2 (0.43%) ISO 14001
2 2 (0.43%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.21%) WCAG
Vendors
1 78 (16.63%) Adobe
2 9 (1.92%) Microsoft
3 6 (1.28%) Mercator
4 5 (1.07%) Appcelerator
4 5 (1.07%) Orchard
5 3 (0.64%) iRise
5 3 (0.64%) Apple
5 3 (0.64%) Google
6 1 (0.21%) hybris
6 1 (0.21%) SAP
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Avance Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
The Creative Emporium Ltd
Rate: £375 - £400 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Lancashire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 9 days ago
London
OHO Group
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
London
OHO Group
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Rate: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago