The table below looks at the statistics for the UX Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds 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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 79 77 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 19 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.43% 0.35% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.58% 0.37% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 0
Average daily rate
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£525 £419 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.37% -
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 - - -
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
1201 1075 756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 90.57% 93.32% 96.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 800 719 402
Average daily rate £356 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.48% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £215 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 29 25
Average hourly rate £13.60 £17.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.31% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.40 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £110.00 £39.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.85% -

UX Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

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 1 May 2015.

UX Designer Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

UX Designer
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 35 (100.00%) User Experience
2 29 (82.86%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (48.57%) HTML
3 17 (48.57%) CSS
4 14 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (40.00%) Rapid Prototyping
5 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
5 3 (8.57%) UX Design
6 2 (5.71%) Information Architecture
6 2 (5.71%) Finance
6 2 (5.71%) jQuery
7 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.86%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (2.86%) InDesign
7 1 (2.86%) Web Design
7 1 (2.86%) CRM
7 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.86%) Adobe
7 1 (2.86%) W3C
7 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
7 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.86%) .NET
7 1 (2.86%) Photoshop
7 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.86%) HTML5
7 1 (2.86%) CSS3
7 1 (2.86%) Mobile App

UX Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.86%) InDesign
1 1 (2.86%) Photoshop
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (48.57%) HTML
1 17 (48.57%) CSS
2 2 (5.71%) jQuery
3 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.86%) .NET
3 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.86%) HTML5
3 1 (2.86%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 35 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (2.86%) W3C
2 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (82.86%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (40.00%) Rapid Prototyping
3 3 (8.57%) UX Design
4 2 (5.71%) Information Architecture
5 1 (2.86%) Web Design
5 1 (2.86%) CRM
5 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (2.86%) Adobe
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