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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 338 371 453
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +82
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 296 231 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.56% 0.45% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.49% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 170 100
Average daily rate
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£380 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £312 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £526 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.85% +1.44%
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
49196 47158 45233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.84% 92.18% 92.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 32037 29170 27517
Average daily rate £405 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
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 1828 1869 1981
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £41.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 -49 117 £375 -6.25% 24
North East +8 44 £403 +5.92%
South East +3 44 £360 +2.85% 9
Yorkshire +3 30 £350 +51.35% 7
North West -13 24 £400 -23.80% 4
South West +3 15 £375 +7.14% 3
East of England +10 11 £408 +35.83% 1
West Midlands +13 8 £375 +1.35% 3
East Midlands -12 3 £425 +19.88%
UX Designer
UK

UX Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 527 (100.00%) User Experience
2 233 (44.21%) HTML
3 216 (40.99%) CSS
4 171 (32.45%) Agile Software Development
5 163 (30.93%) Axure RP
6 120 (22.77%) Mobile App
7 98 (18.60%) Information Architecture
8 91 (17.27%) Photoshop
8 91 (17.27%) JavaScript
9 80 (15.18%) Adobe
10 68 (12.90%) Degree
11 64 (12.14%) Adobe Illustrator
12 63 (11.95%) E-Commerce
13 59 (11.20%) Rapid Prototyping
14 57 (10.82%) Retail
15 48 (9.11%) OmniGraffle
16 47 (8.92%) Marketing
17 46 (8.73%) Finance
18 45 (8.54%) Usability Testing
19 44 (8.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
20 42 (7.97%) Web Design
21 37 (7.02%) HTML5
21 37 (7.02%) jQuery
21 37 (7.02%) Banking
22 36 (6.83%) UX Design
23 32 (6.07%) Responsive Web Design
24 31 (5.88%) Balsamiq Mockups
25 28 (5.31%) W3C
26 25 (4.74%) Web Accessibility
27 24 (4.55%) Analytics

UX Designer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (1.52%) CMS
2 6 (1.14%) Confluence
3 3 (0.57%) Node.js
4 1 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 91 (17.27%) Photoshop
2 64 (12.14%) Adobe Illustrator
3 48 (9.11%) OmniGraffle
4 44 (8.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 20 (3.80%) MS Visio
6 13 (2.47%) Fireworks
7 5 (0.95%) MS Office
8 4 (0.76%) InDesign
9 3 (0.57%) GIMP
10 2 (0.38%) MS Excel
11 1 (0.19%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
11 1 (0.19%) Edge Animate
Business Applications
1 5 (0.95%) SAP CRM
1 5 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 5 (0.95%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.76%) Google Analytics
1 4 (0.76%) SaaS
2 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.38%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.33%) Internet
2 6 (1.14%) Intranet
3 1 (0.19%) MVNO
3 1 (0.19%) ATM
3 1 (0.19%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.19%) MongoDB
1 1 (0.19%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 163 (30.93%) Axure RP
2 31 (5.88%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 11 (2.09%) Cucumber
4 6 (1.14%) JIRA
5 4 (0.76%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.76%) Subversion
6 3 (0.57%) Dreamweaver
6 3 (0.57%) Jasmine
7 2 (0.38%) GitLab
7 2 (0.38%) ClearCase
7 2 (0.38%) ProtoShare
8 1 (0.19%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.19%) Ant
8 1 (0.19%) Phing
8 1 (0.19%) Grunt
8 1 (0.19%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 57 (10.82%) Retail
2 47 (8.92%) Marketing
3 46 (8.73%) Finance
4 37 (7.02%) Banking
5 9 (1.71%) Manufacturing
5 9 (1.71%) Telecoms
5 9 (1.71%) Retail Banking
6 8 (1.52%) Electronics
7 6 (1.14%) Publishing
7 6 (1.14%) Games
8 5 (0.95%) Advertising
9 4 (0.76%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.38%) Automotive
11 2 (0.38%) Interactive Media
12 1 (0.19%) Portuguese Language
12 1 (0.19%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.19%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.19%) Law
12 1 (0.19%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 233 (44.21%) HTML
2 216 (40.99%) CSS
3 37 (7.02%) jQuery
3 37 (7.02%) HTML5
4 20 (3.80%) CSS3
5 18 (3.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 15 (2.85%) AngularJS
7 13 (2.47%) Sass
8 6 (1.14%) Flash
8 6 (1.14%) XHTML
9 5 (0.95%) J2EE
9 5 (0.95%) Web Services
9 5 (0.95%) LESS
9 5 (0.95%) OSGi
9 5 (0.95%) RESTful
10 3 (0.57%) Haml
10 3 (0.57%) Express
10 3 (0.57%) Dojo
10 3 (0.57%) DOM
10 3 (0.57%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 527 (100.00%) User Experience
2 120 (22.77%) Mobile App
3 28 (5.31%) W3C
4 20 (3.80%) Visualisation
5 17 (3.23%) Graphic Design
6 14 (2.66%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (1.90%) Animation
8 6 (1.14%) Human Factors
8 6 (1.14%) Copywriting
8 6 (1.14%) Interactive TV
9 5 (0.95%) DTV
9 5 (0.95%) Online Banking
10 3 (0.57%) Smartphone
10 3 (0.57%) E-Learning
10 3 (0.57%) Ergonomics
10 3 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.57%) Mobile Banking
10 3 (0.57%) iPad
10 3 (0.57%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.38%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 19 (3.61%) Android
2 18 (3.42%) Apple iOS
3 8 (1.52%) Windows
4 4 (0.76%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.19%) Linux
5 1 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.19%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (32.45%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (18.60%) Information Architecture
3 63 (11.95%) E-Commerce
4 59 (11.20%) Rapid Prototyping
5 45 (8.54%) Usability Testing
6 42 (7.97%) Web Design
7 36 (6.83%) UX Design
8 32 (6.07%) Responsive Web Design
9 25 (4.74%) Web Accessibility
10 24 (4.55%) Analytics
11 23 (4.36%) Customer Insight
12 18 (3.42%) Stakeholder Management
13 15 (2.85%) CRM
14 14 (2.66%) Scrum
14 14 (2.66%) Product Management
15 13 (2.47%) Project Management
16 11 (2.09%) Automated Testing
17 8 (1.52%) User Stories
17 8 (1.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 7 (1.33%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 91 (17.27%) JavaScript
2 5 (0.95%) Java
3 3 (0.57%) C
4 2 (0.38%) Ruby
5 1 (0.19%) C#
5 1 (0.19%) PHP
5 1 (0.19%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 68 (12.90%) Degree
2 19 (3.61%) Security Cleared
3 5 (0.95%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.19%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.19%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (0.95%) QA
Vendors
1 80 (15.18%) Adobe
2 12 (2.28%) SAP
3 10 (1.90%) Microsoft
4 7 (1.33%) Google
5 2 (0.38%) Atlassian
5 2 (0.38%) Macromedia
5 2 (0.38%) ClickTale
5 2 (0.38%) Tableau
6 1 (0.19%) Facebook
6 1 (0.19%) Twitter
6 1 (0.19%) Green Hat
6 1 (0.19%) Apple
6 1 (0.19%) IBM
6 1 (0.19%) Sitecore
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