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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Experience Designer
Rank 85 76 70
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 11 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.74% 1.31% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 1.40% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 8
Average daily rate £475 £675 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.62% +92.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
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
1403 1075 940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 94.67% 94.05% 96.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 959 769 574
Average daily rate £386 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 28 24
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.42 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.77% -0.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.02 £9.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £18.00 £19.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 9 February 2016.

UX Designer Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

UX Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 45 (100.00%) User Experience
2 26 (57.78%) HTML
2 26 (57.78%) CSS
3 16 (35.56%) Web Design
4 14 (31.11%) Adobe
4 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (28.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 12 (26.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 12 (26.67%) E-Commerce
7 11 (24.44%) Sass
8 10 (22.22%) Information Architecture
9 9 (20.00%) LESS
10 6 (13.33%) Front End Development
11 5 (11.11%) Apple iOS
11 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (11.11%) Windows
11 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
11 5 (11.11%) Scrum
11 5 (11.11%) Android
11 5 (11.11%) Kanban
11 5 (11.11%) jQuery
12 4 (8.89%) Retail
12 4 (8.89%) Analytics
13 3 (6.67%) Typography
13 3 (6.67%) Iconography
13 3 (6.67%) Axure RP
13 3 (6.67%) SEO
13 3 (6.67%) Photoshop
14 2 (4.44%) CMS
14 2 (4.44%) Adobe Illustrator

UX Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.44%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (28.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (6.67%) Photoshop
3 2 (4.44%) Adobe Illustrator
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 4 (8.89%) Retail
2 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (57.78%) CSS
1 26 (57.78%) HTML
2 11 (24.44%) Sass
3 9 (20.00%) LESS
4 5 (11.11%) jQuery
5 2 (4.44%) AngularJS
5 2 (4.44%) HTML5
5 2 (4.44%) React
5 2 (4.44%) RESTful
5 2 (4.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 45 (100.00%) User Experience
2 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Android
1 5 (11.11%) Apple iOS
1 5 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (35.56%) Web Design
2 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (26.67%) E-Commerce
3 12 (26.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 10 (22.22%) Information Architecture
5 6 (13.33%) Front End Development
6 5 (11.11%) Kanban
6 5 (11.11%) Scrum
6 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (8.89%) Analytics
8 3 (6.67%) Iconography
8 3 (6.67%) SEO
8 3 (6.67%) Typography
9 2 (4.44%) Usability Testing
10 1 (2.22%) Competitor Analysis
10 1 (2.22%) Mobile First
10 1 (2.22%) UX Design
10 1 (2.22%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) BC Cleared
Vendors
1 14 (31.11%) Adobe
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