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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Experience Designer
Rank 82 91 72
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -19
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 12 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.08% 0.50% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 0.52% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 11
Median daily rate £353 £475 £675
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.78% -29.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £325 £550
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £475 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.25% +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
1076 1351 1082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 96.85% 95.95% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 692 924 754
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 26 33
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £12.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.20 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £21.50 £18.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 21 February 2017.

UX Designer Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

UX Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 20 (100.00%) User Experience
2 14 (70.00%) HTML
3 11 (55.00%) CSS
4 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (45.00%) Wireframes
6 7 (35.00%) Prototyping
6 7 (35.00%) Adobe
7 5 (25.00%) Typography
8 4 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping
8 4 (20.00%) HTML5
8 4 (20.00%) Mobile App
9 3 (15.00%) Qualitative Research
9 3 (15.00%) Sass
9 3 (15.00%) LESS
9 3 (15.00%) CSS3
9 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (15.00%) Front End Development
9 3 (15.00%) Iconography
9 3 (15.00%) Guerrilla Research
10 2 (10.00%) Usability Testing
10 2 (10.00%) UX Design
10 2 (10.00%) Games
10 2 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (10.00%) Web Design
10 2 (10.00%) Degree
10 2 (10.00%) Internet
10 2 (10.00%) Photoshop
11 1 (5.00%) Open Source
11 1 (5.00%) OmniGraffle

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) CMS
1 1 (5.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (10.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (5.00%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (5.00%) Fireworks
3 1 (5.00%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (10.00%) Games
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) HTML
2 11 (55.00%) CSS
3 4 (20.00%) HTML5
4 3 (15.00%) CSS3
4 3 (15.00%) LESS
4 3 (15.00%) Sass
5 1 (5.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 20 (100.00%) User Experience
2 4 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.00%) Graphic Design
3 1 (5.00%) Motion Graphics
3 1 (5.00%) Online Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) Wireframes
3 7 (35.00%) Prototyping
4 5 (25.00%) Typography
5 4 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping
6 3 (15.00%) Front End Development
6 3 (15.00%) Guerrilla Research
6 3 (15.00%) Iconography
6 3 (15.00%) Qualitative Research
6 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (10.00%) Usability Testing
7 2 (10.00%) UX Design
7 2 (10.00%) Web Design
8 1 (5.00%) Benchmarking
8 1 (5.00%) Brand Management
8 1 (5.00%) Competitor Analysis
8 1 (5.00%) Content Management
8 1 (5.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
8 1 (5.00%) Online Marketing
8 1 (5.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Adobe
2 1 (5.00%) Google