The first table below looks at the demand for the User Experience Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Experience Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Hertfordshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Experience (UX) Developer
Rank 67 - 72
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a User Experience Developer 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.26% - 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% - 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £348 - £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £450 £349
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +29.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £34.00
Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
716 606 919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 92.27% 95.89% 95.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 308 436
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £233 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £563 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 29 81
Average hourly rate £21.00 £14.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -34.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £39.30 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
User Experience Developer
East of England

User Experience Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing User Experience Developer in the job title across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

User Experience Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

User Experience Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing User Experience Developer across the Hertfordshire region.

User Experience Developer Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

User Experience Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited User Experience Developer 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 User Experience Developer in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) HTML5
3 4 (66.67%) Memory Management
3 4 (66.67%) Progressive Enhancement
3 4 (66.67%) CSS3
3 4 (66.67%) Ajax
3 4 (66.67%) Yahoo!
3 4 (66.67%) Dojo
3 4 (66.67%) YUI
3 4 (66.67%) OO
3 4 (66.67%) W3C
3 4 (66.67%) SEO
3 4 (66.67%) Zepto.js
3 4 (66.67%) Section 508
4 3 (50.00%) Web Development
4 3 (50.00%) CMS
4 3 (50.00%) Stellent
4 3 (50.00%) Interwoven
4 3 (50.00%) DOM
4 3 (50.00%) Endeca
4 3 (50.00%) hybris
5 2 (33.33%) MVC
5 2 (33.33%) XHTML
5 2 (33.33%) SOA
5 2 (33.33%) HTTPS
6 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (16.67%) Apple

User Experience Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited User Experience Developer 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 User Experience Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) HTTPS
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Jasmine
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) HTML5
3 4 (66.67%) CSS3
3 4 (66.67%) Ajax
3 4 (66.67%) Dojo
3 4 (66.67%) YUI
3 4 (66.67%) Zepto.js
4 3 (50.00%) DOM
5 2 (33.33%) XHTML
6 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
6 1 (16.67%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Memory Management
1 4 (66.67%) Progressive Enhancement
1 4 (66.67%) OO
1 4 (66.67%) SEO
2 3 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Web Design
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) Section 508
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Yahoo!
2 3 (50.00%) Stellent
2 3 (50.00%) Interwoven
2 3 (50.00%) Endeca
2 3 (50.00%) hybris
3 1 (16.67%) Apple