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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 374 347 419
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +72
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 219 249 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.43% 0.50% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.54% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 188 76
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £298 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
46651 45814 39905
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.34% 92.37% 92.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 28796 28459 23430
Average daily rate £400 £396 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.94% -0.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £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 1839 1844 2046
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

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 27 April 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
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 27 April 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 -82 95 £400 - 25
South East -24 36 £338 -10.00% 11
Yorkshire -6 24 £525 +44.82% 3
East of England +22 17 £375 +2.73% 6
North East - 17 £500 - 1
North West -15 16 £325 +4.00% 8
West Midlands -9 10 £331 -1.11% 6
South West +2 9 £325 -10.95% 2
East Midlands -2 3 £318 - 1
UX Designer
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UX Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 481 (100.00%) User Experience
2 235 (48.86%) HTML
3 225 (46.78%) CSS
4 187 (38.88%) Axure RP
5 143 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
6 117 (24.32%) JavaScript
7 98 (20.37%) Photoshop
8 75 (15.59%) Adobe Illustrator
9 66 (13.72%) Mobile App
10 65 (13.51%) Information Architecture
11 63 (13.10%) Finance
12 62 (12.89%) HTML5
13 61 (12.68%) Adobe
14 60 (12.47%) Rapid Prototyping
15 56 (11.64%) jQuery
16 55 (11.43%) Usability Testing
17 49 (10.19%) OmniGraffle
18 48 (9.98%) UX Design
19 47 (9.77%) Degree
20 46 (9.56%) E-Commerce
21 45 (9.36%) Retail
22 41 (8.52%) Balsamiq Mockups
23 38 (7.90%) Graphic Design
24 37 (7.69%) Banking
24 37 (7.69%) CSS3
25 29 (6.03%) Stakeholder Management
26 28 (5.82%) W3C
27 27 (5.61%) Marketing
28 26 (5.41%) Responsive Web Design
28 26 (5.41%) Web Accessibility

UX Designer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 8 (1.66%) SharePoint
2 4 (0.83%) Confluence
3 1 (0.21%) Node.js
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.21%) CMS
Applications
1 98 (20.37%) Photoshop
2 75 (15.59%) Adobe Illustrator
3 49 (10.19%) OmniGraffle
4 26 (5.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 23 (4.78%) MS Visio
6 17 (3.53%) Fireworks
7 5 (1.04%) Adobe After Effects
8 4 (0.83%) MS Excel
8 4 (0.83%) InDesign
9 2 (0.42%) MS Office
9 2 (0.42%) Edge Animate
10 1 (0.21%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 1 (0.21%) WebTrends
1 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.21%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.42%) Google Analytics
1 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.21%) SaaS
2 1 (0.21%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.66%) Internet
2 6 (1.25%) Intranet
3 3 (0.62%) Broadband
4 1 (0.21%) MVNO
4 1 (0.21%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.62%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 187 (38.88%) Axure RP
2 41 (8.52%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 21 (4.37%) Dreamweaver
4 9 (1.87%) JIRA
5 3 (0.62%) ProtoShare
5 3 (0.62%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.21%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.21%) Firebug
6 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Blend
6 1 (0.21%) Visual Studio
General
1 63 (13.10%) Finance
2 45 (9.36%) Retail
3 37 (7.69%) Banking
4 27 (5.61%) Marketing
5 16 (3.33%) Games
6 8 (1.66%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.25%) Advertising
7 6 (1.25%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.83%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.62%) Electronics
9 3 (0.62%) Law
10 2 (0.42%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.42%) iGaming
11 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.21%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 235 (48.86%) HTML
2 225 (46.78%) CSS
3 62 (12.89%) HTML5
4 56 (11.64%) jQuery
5 37 (7.69%) CSS3
6 12 (2.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 11 (2.29%) DHTML
8 10 (2.08%) .NET
9 9 (1.87%) Flash
10 8 (1.66%) JSON
11 6 (1.25%) AngularJS
12 3 (0.62%) XHTML
13 2 (0.42%) Ajax
13 2 (0.42%) XML
13 2 (0.42%) LESS
14 1 (0.21%) Sass
14 1 (0.21%) Apache Cordova
14 1 (0.21%) Flask
14 1 (0.21%) XSL
14 1 (0.21%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 481 (100.00%) User Experience
2 66 (13.72%) Mobile App
3 38 (7.90%) Graphic Design
4 28 (5.82%) W3C
5 18 (3.74%) Human Factors
6 15 (3.12%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (2.49%) Visualisation
8 6 (1.25%) Digital Media
9 5 (1.04%) Online Games
9 5 (1.04%) Psychology
10 4 (0.83%) RIA
10 4 (0.83%) iPhone
11 3 (0.62%) Online Banking
11 3 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.62%) Mobile Payment
12 2 (0.42%) Video on Demand
12 2 (0.42%) Taxonomies
12 2 (0.42%) NHS
12 2 (0.42%) Social Network
13 1 (0.21%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (4.57%) Android
1 22 (4.57%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone
2 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone 7
2 1 (0.21%) Windows
2 1 (0.21%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (13.51%) Information Architecture
3 60 (12.47%) Rapid Prototyping
4 55 (11.43%) Usability Testing
5 48 (9.98%) UX Design
6 46 (9.56%) E-Commerce
7 29 (6.03%) Stakeholder Management
8 26 (5.41%) Web Accessibility
8 26 (5.41%) Responsive Web Design
9 20 (4.16%) Web Design
10 18 (3.74%) Web Development
11 16 (3.33%) Customer Insight
11 16 (3.33%) Analytics
12 13 (2.70%) Scrum
12 13 (2.70%) Project Management
13 11 (2.29%) Product Management
14 9 (1.87%) User Stories
15 8 (1.66%) Customer Engagement
16 7 (1.46%) Workflow
17 6 (1.25%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 117 (24.32%) JavaScript
2 6 (1.25%) PHP
3 3 (0.62%) C
4 2 (0.42%) Objective-C
4 2 (0.42%) C++
5 1 (0.21%) Ruby
5 1 (0.21%) C#
5 1 (0.21%) ActionScript
5 1 (0.21%) Python
5 1 (0.21%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.21%) XAML
Qualifications
1 47 (9.77%) Degree
2 16 (3.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.83%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.42%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.21%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.83%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.21%) Ansible
Vendors
1 61 (12.68%) Adobe
2 17 (3.53%) Microsoft
3 3 (0.62%) Google
4 2 (0.42%) Facebook
4 2 (0.42%) Twitter
4 2 (0.42%) Apple
4 2 (0.42%) Oracle
5 1 (0.21%) SAP
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Posted: 10 days ago
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Rate: Market related
Posted: 17 days ago
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Rate: £475 - 550 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Chippenham
Explore Group
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
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Reading
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