The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had UX Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Experience Designer
Rank 289 332 345
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +13
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 394 364 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.80% 0.69% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.73% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 257 213
Median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £285 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.72% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £24.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 - -
UX Designer
UK

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
46540 50073 48926
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.64% 95.00% 93.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 30705 32541 30337
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1499 1918 1984
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £41.50 £37.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

UX Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured UX Designer in the job title.

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 25 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UX Designer within the England region over the 3 months to 25 September 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 +93 250 £425 +13.33% 38
South East +10 44 £375 +7.14% 7
Yorkshire -11 25 £363 +3.57% 3
South West +20 22 £425 +13.33% 4
North West +1 20 £381 +8.92% 5
West Midlands -8 17 £400 +6.66% 6
East of England +12 9 £400 +2.56% 4
East Midlands -4 9 £375 +56.25% 2
North East -64 1 - - 1
UX Designer
UK

UX Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, UX Designer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring UX Designer in the job title.

1 724 (100.00%) User Experience
2 362 (50.00%) Wireframes
3 332 (45.86%) Agile Software Development
4 281 (38.81%) HTML
5 262 (36.19%) CSS
6 221 (30.52%) Prototyping
7 156 (21.55%) Adobe
8 150 (20.72%) Axure RP
9 126 (17.40%) JavaScript
10 115 (15.88%) Mobile App
11 105 (14.50%) Photoshop
12 104 (14.36%) E-Commerce
13 99 (13.67%) OmniGraffle
14 87 (12.02%) Finance
15 86 (11.88%) Degree
16 82 (11.33%) Rapid Prototyping
17 74 (10.22%) Information Architecture
18 70 (9.67%) Banking
19 67 (9.25%) Apple iOS
20 66 (9.12%) Front End Development
21 65 (8.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
22 64 (8.84%) Adobe Illustrator
23 62 (8.56%) Android
24 60 (8.29%) HTML5
25 59 (8.15%) Responsive Web Design
26 53 (7.32%) InVision
27 52 (7.18%) UX Design
28 50 (6.91%) Web Design
29 47 (6.49%) Retail
30 46 (6.35%) Scrum

UX Designer Skill Set
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 12 (1.66%) Marvel
2 8 (1.10%) SharePoint
3 7 (0.97%) CMS
4 4 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (0.41%) WordPress
6 1 (0.14%) Confluence
6 1 (0.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 105 (14.50%) Photoshop
2 99 (13.67%) OmniGraffle
3 65 (8.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 64 (8.84%) Adobe Illustrator
5 53 (7.32%) InVision
6 17 (2.35%) MS Visio
7 15 (2.07%) InDesign
8 12 (1.66%) MS Excel
9 10 (1.38%) MS Office
10 8 (1.10%) Fireworks
11 5 (0.69%) Adobe After Effects
11 5 (0.69%) Flinto
12 4 (0.55%) Pixate
13 2 (0.28%) Adobe Premiere
13 2 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
14 1 (0.14%) 3ds Max
14 1 (0.14%) GIMP
14 1 (0.14%) Pixelapse
14 1 (0.14%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 2 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.14%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.35%) Google Analytics
2 12 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.10%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 4 (0.55%) Office 365
4 4 (0.55%) SaaS
5 3 (0.41%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.14%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.93%) Internet
2 10 (1.38%) Network Security
3 6 (0.83%) Intranet
4 1 (0.14%) Broadband
4 1 (0.14%) Extranet
4 1 (0.14%) snoop
4 1 (0.14%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.28%) Big Data
3 1 (0.14%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.14%) NonStop SQL
3 1 (0.14%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 150 (20.72%) Axure RP
2 20 (2.76%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 14 (1.93%) JIRA
4 10 (1.38%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.28%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Blend
5 2 (0.28%) Subversion
5 2 (0.28%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.28%) Xcode
6 1 (0.14%) Ant
6 1 (0.14%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.14%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.14%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.14%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (0.14%) Maven
6 1 (0.14%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.14%) Mocha
6 1 (0.14%) Mockito
6 1 (0.14%) NUnit
6 1 (0.14%) ReSharper
General
1 87 (12.02%) Finance
2 70 (9.67%) Banking
3 47 (6.49%) Retail
4 29 (4.01%) Marketing
5 15 (2.07%) Games
6 11 (1.52%) Telecoms
7 10 (1.38%) Investment Banking
8 8 (1.10%) Publishing
9 7 (0.97%) Legal
10 6 (0.83%) Advertising
11 5 (0.69%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.41%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.14%) Automotive
13 1 (0.14%) Back Office
13 1 (0.14%) Billing
13 1 (0.14%) Front Office
13 1 (0.14%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.14%) Military
13 1 (0.14%) Music Industry
13 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 281 (38.81%) HTML
2 262 (36.19%) CSS
3 60 (8.29%) HTML5
4 39 (5.39%) CSS3
4 39 (5.39%) jQuery
5 10 (1.38%) CGI
6 9 (1.24%) AngularJS
7 8 (1.10%) Flash
8 7 (0.97%) Sass
8 7 (0.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (0.97%) XML
9 6 (0.83%) Framer.js
10 5 (0.69%) Node.js
11 4 (0.55%) .NET
11 4 (0.55%) Ajax
11 4 (0.55%) Material Design
11 4 (0.55%) Web Services
12 3 (0.41%) React
12 3 (0.41%) Symfony
12 3 (0.41%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 724 (100.00%) User Experience
2 115 (15.88%) Mobile App
3 32 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (3.18%) Visualisation
5 20 (2.76%) Digital Media
6 14 (1.93%) Graphic Design
7 13 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (1.66%) Taxonomies
9 11 (1.52%) Animation
10 10 (1.38%) Online Banking
11 7 (0.97%) Fintech
12 5 (0.69%) iPhone
12 5 (0.69%) Management Information System
12 5 (0.69%) Mobile Banking
12 5 (0.69%) Psychology
12 5 (0.69%) Social Media
12 5 (0.69%) Social Network
13 4 (0.55%) New Media
13 4 (0.55%) Video on Demand
13 4 (0.55%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 67 (9.25%) Apple iOS
2 62 (8.56%) Android
3 12 (1.66%) Windows
4 2 (0.28%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.14%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 362 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 332 (45.86%) Agile Software Development
3 221 (30.52%) Prototyping
4 104 (14.36%) E-Commerce
5 82 (11.33%) Rapid Prototyping
6 74 (10.22%) Information Architecture
7 66 (9.12%) Front End Development
8 59 (8.15%) Responsive Web Design
9 52 (7.18%) UX Design
10 50 (6.91%) Web Design
11 46 (6.35%) Scrum
12 39 (5.39%) Usability Testing
13 33 (4.56%) Customer Insight
14 32 (4.42%) Analytics
14 32 (4.42%) Typography
15 25 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
16 24 (3.31%) Guerrilla Research
16 24 (3.31%) Service Design
17 23 (3.18%) Web Development
18 20 (2.76%) Competitor Analysis
Programming Languages
1 126 (17.40%) JavaScript
2 13 (1.80%) Java
3 12 (1.66%) PHP
4 2 (0.28%) Apple Swift
4 2 (0.28%) C
4 2 (0.28%) Objective-C
5 1 (0.14%) ActionScript
5 1 (0.14%) C#
5 1 (0.14%) Ruby
5 1 (0.14%) SQL
5 1 (0.14%) XAML
Qualifications
1 86 (11.88%) Degree
2 13 (1.80%) Security Cleared
3 11 (1.52%) BPSS Clearance
4 8 (1.10%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.41%) MBA
5 3 (0.41%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.14%) CISSP
6 1 (0.14%) CLAS
6 1 (0.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (1.66%) QA
2 6 (0.83%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (0.55%) WCAG
4 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.14%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 156 (21.55%) Adobe
2 19 (2.62%) Google
2 19 (2.62%) Microsoft
3 3 (0.41%) Apple
4 2 (0.28%) BT
4 2 (0.28%) IBM
4 2 (0.28%) Twitter
5 1 (0.14%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.14%) Facebook
5 1 (0.14%) Infragistics
5 1 (0.14%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.14%) Tableau
5 1 (0.14%) Telerik
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £430 to £465 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Salt
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
FDM Group
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Mercator IT Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £365 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Rate: £365 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Rate: Competitive Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Webrecruit
Rate: Up to £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Hivedome Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Difrent
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 26 days ago