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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Experience Designer
Rank 276 313 343
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +30
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 381 343 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.83% 0.68% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.72% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 251 214
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £320 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £368 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.84% -8.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £33.59 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.00
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
43325 47890 48206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.48% 94.89% 93.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 28576 30970 31019
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1508 1866 2032
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +40 214 £400 -5.88% 48
South East +38 70 £375 +4.16% 12
East Midlands +20 29 £475 +5.55% 3
Yorkshire -2 22 £375 +2.04% 6
West Midlands -13 20 £438 +47.05%
North East -15 12 £400 -21.95% 2
East of England 0 9 £481 +20.31% 8
South West 0 7 £438 +2.94% 6
North West -10 3 - - 6
UX Designer
UK

UX Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 766 (100.00%) User Experience
2 372 (48.56%) Wireframes
3 360 (47.00%) Agile Software Development
4 328 (42.82%) HTML
5 308 (40.21%) CSS
6 265 (34.60%) Prototyping
7 157 (20.50%) Axure RP
8 143 (18.67%) Adobe
9 130 (16.97%) Mobile App
10 114 (14.88%) Rapid Prototyping
11 113 (14.75%) E-Commerce
12 109 (14.23%) JavaScript
12 109 (14.23%) Finance
13 100 (13.05%) Photoshop
14 80 (10.44%) Degree
15 74 (9.66%) Banking
16 73 (9.53%) OmniGraffle
17 68 (8.88%) Information Architecture
17 68 (8.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
18 63 (8.22%) HTML5
19 60 (7.83%) Adobe Illustrator
20 57 (7.44%) Web Design
21 52 (6.79%) Scrum
22 51 (6.66%) Service Design
23 49 (6.40%) Front End Development
24 48 (6.27%) Usability Testing
25 47 (6.14%) Typography
26 46 (6.01%) Analytical Skills
26 46 (6.01%) Apple iOS
26 46 (6.01%) Retail

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 10 (1.31%) Marvel
2 9 (1.17%) CMS
3 8 (1.04%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.13%) Confluence
5 1 (0.13%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 100 (13.05%) Photoshop
2 73 (9.53%) OmniGraffle
3 68 (8.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 60 (7.83%) Adobe Illustrator
5 35 (4.57%) InVision
6 13 (1.70%) InDesign
6 13 (1.70%) MS Visio
7 11 (1.44%) Fireworks
8 9 (1.17%) Flinto
9 8 (1.04%) MS Excel
9 8 (1.04%) MS Office
10 6 (0.78%) Pixate
11 5 (0.65%) UXPin
12 3 (0.39%) Adobe After Effects
13 1 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
13 1 (0.13%) Pixelapse
Business Applications
1 5 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.52%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.09%) Google Analytics
2 9 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.91%) Adobe Analytics
4 5 (0.65%) Office 365
5 4 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 2 (0.26%) SaaS
7 1 (0.13%) Basecamp
7 1 (0.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.57%) Internet
2 6 (0.78%) Intranet
3 5 (0.65%) Network Security
4 4 (0.52%) snoop
5 1 (0.13%) Broadband
5 1 (0.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (0.52%) Big Data
1 4 (0.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.13%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.13%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 157 (20.50%) Axure RP
2 24 (3.13%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 13 (1.70%) JIRA
4 10 (1.31%) Git (software)
5 7 (0.91%) Dreamweaver
6 4 (0.52%) Bitbucket
6 4 (0.52%) NCrunch
6 4 (0.52%) NUnit
6 4 (0.52%) ReSharper
6 4 (0.52%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Blend
8 1 (0.13%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.13%) Jenkins
General
1 109 (14.23%) Finance
2 74 (9.66%) Banking
3 46 (6.01%) Retail
4 37 (4.83%) Marketing
5 20 (2.61%) Investment Banking
6 14 (1.83%) Telecoms
7 11 (1.44%) Publishing
8 9 (1.17%) Games
9 5 (0.65%) Advertising
9 5 (0.65%) Legal
10 4 (0.52%) Front Office
11 3 (0.39%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.13%) Automotive
12 1 (0.13%) Back Office
12 1 (0.13%) Electronics
12 1 (0.13%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.13%) Military
12 1 (0.13%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 328 (42.82%) HTML
2 308 (40.21%) CSS
3 63 (8.22%) HTML5
4 45 (5.87%) CSS3
5 41 (5.35%) jQuery
6 12 (1.57%) .NET
7 11 (1.44%) Flash
8 10 (1.31%) Sass
8 10 (1.31%) WPF
9 6 (0.78%) Ajax
9 6 (0.78%) AngularJS
9 6 (0.78%) Framer.js
9 6 (0.78%) Material Design
9 6 (0.78%) XML
10 5 (0.65%) ASP.NET
10 5 (0.65%) CGI
11 4 (0.52%) Managed Extensibility Framework
12 3 (0.39%) JSON
12 3 (0.39%) React
12 3 (0.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 766 (100.00%) User Experience
2 130 (16.97%) Mobile App
3 46 (6.01%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (4.44%) Visualisation
5 19 (2.48%) Social Media
6 12 (1.57%) Graphic Design
7 10 (1.31%) Digital Media
7 10 (1.31%) Fintech
8 9 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (1.17%) W3C
9 7 (0.91%) Animation
9 7 (0.91%) Copywriting
9 7 (0.91%) Video on Demand
10 6 (0.78%) iPhone
10 6 (0.78%) Taxonomies
11 5 (0.65%) Management Information System
11 5 (0.65%) Mobile Banking
12 4 (0.52%) Ergonomics
12 4 (0.52%) iPad
12 4 (0.52%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 46 (6.01%) Apple iOS
2 42 (5.48%) Android
3 13 (1.70%) Windows
4 2 (0.26%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.13%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 372 (48.56%) Wireframes
2 360 (47.00%) Agile Software Development
3 265 (34.60%) Prototyping
4 114 (14.88%) Rapid Prototyping
5 113 (14.75%) E-Commerce
6 68 (8.88%) Information Architecture
7 57 (7.44%) Web Design
8 52 (6.79%) Scrum
9 51 (6.66%) Service Design
10 49 (6.40%) Front End Development
11 48 (6.27%) Usability Testing
12 47 (6.14%) Typography
13 45 (5.87%) Responsive Web Design
14 42 (5.48%) Customer Insight
15 41 (5.35%) Analytics
16 40 (5.22%) UX Design
17 31 (4.05%) Data Visualisation
18 29 (3.79%) Guerrilla Research
19 27 (3.52%) Product Management
19 27 (3.52%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 109 (14.23%) JavaScript
2 12 (1.57%) Java
3 5 (0.65%) C#
3 5 (0.65%) PHP
4 4 (0.52%) XAML
5 2 (0.26%) Apple Swift
5 2 (0.26%) C
5 2 (0.26%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.13%) Ruby
6 1 (0.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 80 (10.44%) Degree
2 14 (1.83%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.31%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (0.78%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.39%) MBA
5 3 (0.39%) Postgraduate
6 2 (0.26%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.13%) CISSP
7 1 (0.13%) CLAS
7 1 (0.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.44%) QA
2 8 (1.04%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (0.52%) WCAG
4 1 (0.13%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.13%) Docker
Vendors
1 143 (18.67%) Adobe
2 21 (2.74%) Microsoft
3 12 (1.57%) Google
4 8 (1.04%) Omniture
5 7 (0.91%) ClickTale
5 7 (0.91%) Optimizely
6 5 (0.65%) IBM
7 4 (0.52%) DevExpress
7 4 (0.52%) Infragistics
7 4 (0.52%) Telerik
8 2 (0.26%) BT
8 2 (0.26%) EXTOL
8 2 (0.26%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.13%) Facebook
9 1 (0.13%) SAP
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