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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 357 356 407
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +51
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 229 228 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.46% 0.48% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.51% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 174 101
Average daily rate
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£394 £400 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.56% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £90.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
45619 44406 38688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.37% 92.57% 92.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 28722 27970 22842
Average daily rate £400 £397 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.75% -0.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £240
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 1788 1844 1977
Average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £18.92
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% -10.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -4.28%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -49 98 £394 -4.54% 24
South East +3 46 £338 -1.81% 7
North East - 25 £500 -
Yorkshire -7 21 £525 +16.66% 5
East of England +12 16 £375 - 1
South West +15 11 £375 +15.38% 4
North West -26 8 £306 +15.56% 10
West Midlands -6 7 £350 +6.87% 6
East Midlands - 3 £400 -
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UX Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 447 (100.00%) User Experience
2 202 (45.19%) HTML
3 199 (44.52%) CSS
4 152 (34.00%) Axure RP
5 128 (28.64%) Agile Software Development
6 109 (24.38%) JavaScript
7 86 (19.24%) Photoshop
8 69 (15.44%) Mobile App
9 67 (14.99%) Information Architecture
10 61 (13.65%) Adobe Illustrator
11 57 (12.75%) HTML5
12 54 (12.08%) Adobe
13 53 (11.86%) Rapid Prototyping
14 51 (11.41%) Finance
15 49 (10.96%) E-Commerce
15 49 (10.96%) Degree
16 48 (10.74%) jQuery
17 47 (10.51%) Usability Testing
18 45 (10.07%) Retail
19 39 (8.72%) OmniGraffle
19 39 (8.72%) CSS3
20 38 (8.50%) UX Design
20 38 (8.50%) Banking
21 33 (7.38%) Marketing
22 32 (7.16%) Responsive Web Design
23 30 (6.71%) Balsamiq Mockups
24 29 (6.49%) Graphic Design
24 29 (6.49%) Stakeholder Management
25 24 (5.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
26 23 (5.15%) MS Visio

UX Designer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 7 (1.57%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.12%) Confluence
3 1 (0.22%) Node.js
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 86 (19.24%) Photoshop
2 61 (13.65%) Adobe Illustrator
3 39 (8.72%) OmniGraffle
4 24 (5.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 23 (5.15%) MS Visio
6 17 (3.80%) Fireworks
7 4 (0.89%) MS Excel
8 3 (0.67%) GIMP
8 3 (0.67%) Adobe After Effects
8 3 (0.67%) MS Office
9 2 (0.45%) Edge Animate
Business Applications
1 2 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.22%) Magento
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.22%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.45%) SaaS
2 1 (0.22%) PaaS
2 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.01%) Internet
2 6 (1.34%) Intranet
3 3 (0.67%) Broadband
4 1 (0.22%) Skype
4 1 (0.22%) MVNO
4 1 (0.22%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 152 (34.00%) Axure RP
2 30 (6.71%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 14 (3.13%) Dreamweaver
4 9 (2.01%) JIRA
5 3 (0.67%) Cucumber
5 3 (0.67%) Subversion
6 2 (0.45%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.22%) GitLab
7 1 (0.22%) Grunt
7 1 (0.22%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.22%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 51 (11.41%) Finance
2 45 (10.07%) Retail
3 38 (8.50%) Banking
4 33 (7.38%) Marketing
5 12 (2.68%) Games
6 9 (2.01%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.34%) Retail Banking
8 5 (1.12%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.12%) Electronics
8 5 (1.12%) Advertising
9 3 (0.67%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.45%) Publishing
10 2 (0.45%) Law
10 2 (0.45%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.22%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 202 (45.19%) HTML
2 199 (44.52%) CSS
3 57 (12.75%) HTML5
4 48 (10.74%) jQuery
5 39 (8.72%) CSS3
6 14 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 11 (2.46%) DHTML
8 10 (2.24%) AngularJS
9 9 (2.01%) .NET
10 8 (1.79%) JSON
11 5 (1.12%) XHTML
12 4 (0.89%) Sass
12 4 (0.89%) LESS
13 3 (0.67%) Express
13 3 (0.67%) YUI
13 3 (0.67%) Dojo
13 3 (0.67%) Flash
14 2 (0.45%) XML
14 2 (0.45%) Ajax
15 1 (0.22%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 447 (100.00%) User Experience
2 69 (15.44%) Mobile App
3 29 (6.49%) Graphic Design
4 21 (4.70%) W3C
5 19 (4.25%) Human Factors
6 17 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (3.36%) Visualisation
8 5 (1.12%) Psychology
8 5 (1.12%) Online Banking
9 3 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.67%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.67%) iPhone
9 3 (0.67%) RIA
9 3 (0.67%) Ergonomics
9 3 (0.67%) E-Learning
10 2 (0.45%) NHS
10 2 (0.45%) DTV
10 2 (0.45%) Interactive TV
10 2 (0.45%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.45%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 18 (4.03%) Apple iOS
2 17 (3.80%) Android
3 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone
3 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone 7
3 1 (0.22%) Windows
3 1 (0.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (28.64%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (14.99%) Information Architecture
3 53 (11.86%) Rapid Prototyping
4 49 (10.96%) E-Commerce
5 47 (10.51%) Usability Testing
6 38 (8.50%) UX Design
7 32 (7.16%) Responsive Web Design
8 29 (6.49%) Stakeholder Management
9 20 (4.47%) Web Design
10 19 (4.25%) Web Accessibility
11 17 (3.80%) Customer Insight
12 15 (3.36%) Project Management
12 15 (3.36%) Analytics
13 14 (3.13%) Web Development
14 12 (2.68%) Product Management
15 11 (2.46%) Scrum
16 10 (2.24%) Customer Engagement
17 9 (2.01%) User Stories
18 7 (1.57%) Industrial Design
19 6 (1.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 109 (24.38%) JavaScript
2 6 (1.34%) PHP
3 3 (0.67%) Java
3 3 (0.67%) C
4 2 (0.45%) C++
4 2 (0.45%) Objective-C
5 1 (0.22%) Ruby
5 1 (0.22%) Python
5 1 (0.22%) C#
5 1 (0.22%) ActionScript
5 1 (0.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 49 (10.96%) Degree
2 15 (3.36%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (0.67%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (0.22%) Ansible
Vendors
1 54 (12.08%) Adobe
2 15 (3.36%) Microsoft
3 3 (0.67%) SAP
4 2 (0.45%) Apple
4 2 (0.45%) Oracle
4 2 (0.45%) Google
5 1 (0.22%) Facebook
5 1 (0.22%) Twitter
5 1 (0.22%) Atlassian
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