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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 81 63 63
Rank change year-on-year
-18 0
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 9 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.80% 1.13% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 1.19% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 1
Average daily rate
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£675 £350 £180
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+92.85% +94.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £344
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £17.50
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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
1029 928 697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 91.39% 95.28% 94.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 699 585 341
Average daily rate £375 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 22 44
Average hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £27.00 £114.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

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 6 March 2015.

UX Designer Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

UX Designer
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 20 (100.00%) User Experience
2 18 (90.00%) HTML
2 18 (90.00%) CSS
3 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (70.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (65.00%) Rapid Prototyping
6 4 (20.00%) UX Design
6 4 (20.00%) jQuery
7 3 (15.00%) Information Architecture
7 3 (15.00%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (15.00%) Photoshop
8 2 (10.00%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (10.00%) Usability Engineering
8 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
9 1 (5.00%) HTML5
9 1 (5.00%) CSS3
9 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
9 1 (5.00%) InDesign
9 1 (5.00%) Web Design
9 1 (5.00%) Adobe
9 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
9 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
9 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
9 1 (5.00%) .NET

UX Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 3 (15.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (15.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (5.00%) InDesign
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) HTML
1 18 (90.00%) CSS
2 4 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (5.00%) HTML5
3 1 (5.00%) CSS3
3 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.00%) .NET
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (70.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (65.00%) Rapid Prototyping
4 4 (20.00%) UX Design
5 3 (15.00%) Information Architecture
6 2 (10.00%) Usability Engineering
7 1 (5.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Adobe
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