The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds region that had UX Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Experience Designer
Rank 86 87 87
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 23 19 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.49% 1.33% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 1.40% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 2
Median daily rate £375 £525 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +25.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £440 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £550 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £106.25 - -
UX Designer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1481 1359 1182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.92% 94.90% 95.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1042 950 817
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 35 33
Median hourly rate £11.00 £13.60 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.08% -15.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £28.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

UX Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Leeds region that featured UX Designer in the job title.

UX Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

UX Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing UX Designer across the Leeds region.

UX Designer Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

UX Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UX Designer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

UX Designer Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

UX Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Leeds region featuring UX Designer in the job title.

1 29 (100.00%) User Experience
2 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (51.72%) HTML
3 15 (51.72%) CSS
4 12 (41.38%) Wireframes
5 11 (37.93%) Adobe
6 10 (34.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 9 (31.03%) Analytics
8 7 (24.14%) Axure RP
8 7 (24.14%) Web Design
8 7 (24.14%) Degree
9 6 (20.69%) Translating Business Requirements
9 6 (20.69%) Front End Development
9 6 (20.69%) Google Analytics
9 6 (20.69%) Benchmarking
9 6 (20.69%) CRM
9 6 (20.69%) Competitor Analysis
9 6 (20.69%) Google
9 6 (20.69%) HTML5
9 6 (20.69%) OmniGraffle
10 5 (17.24%) CSS3
10 5 (17.24%) Waterfall
10 5 (17.24%) Dynamics CRM
10 5 (17.24%) Retail
10 5 (17.24%) Taxonomies
10 5 (17.24%) Photoshop
10 5 (17.24%) Adobe Illustrator
10 5 (17.24%) Mobile First
11 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
11 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce

UX Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Applications
1 10 (34.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 6 (20.69%) OmniGraffle
3 5 (17.24%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (17.24%) Photoshop
4 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Axure RP
2 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.45%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (3.45%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.45%) Protractor
3 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 5 (17.24%) Retail
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (51.72%) CSS
1 15 (51.72%) HTML
2 6 (20.69%) HTML5
3 5 (17.24%) CSS3
4 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.45%) Backbone.js
4 1 (3.45%) Ember.js
4 1 (3.45%) jQuery
4 1 (3.45%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (3.45%) LESS
4 1 (3.45%) Sass
4 1 (3.45%) Symfony
4 1 (3.45%) Twig
4 1 (3.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (3.45%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (100.00%) User Experience
2 5 (17.24%) Taxonomies
3 1 (3.45%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.45%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Android
1 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (41.38%) Wireframes
3 9 (31.03%) Analytics
4 7 (24.14%) Web Design
5 6 (20.69%) Benchmarking
5 6 (20.69%) Competitor Analysis
5 6 (20.69%) CRM
5 6 (20.69%) Front End Development
5 6 (20.69%) Translating Business Requirements
6 5 (17.24%) Mobile First
6 5 (17.24%) Waterfall
7 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
7 4 (13.79%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (10.34%) Product Management
9 2 (6.90%) Information Architecture
9 2 (6.90%) Scrum
9 2 (6.90%) UX Design
9 2 (6.90%) Web Development
10 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (3.45%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
1 1 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Adobe
2 6 (20.69%) Google
3 4 (13.79%) Microsoft