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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Experience Designer
Rank 94 78 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 13 28 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.91% 1.67% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 1.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 26 0
Median daily rate £340 £345 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.44% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 - -
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
1382 1590 979
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 96.37% 94.87% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 956 1126 641
Median daily rate £400 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 46 31
Median hourly rate £12.25 £12.00 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.00 £8.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £37.04 £115.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 27 August 2016.

UX Designer Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

UX Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 36 (100.00%) User Experience
2 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (58.33%) Wireframes
4 19 (52.78%) HTML
4 19 (52.78%) Adobe
5 18 (50.00%) CSS
5 18 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 13 (36.11%) Analytics
7 10 (27.78%) OmniGraffle
7 10 (27.78%) Axure RP
8 9 (25.00%) Degree
8 9 (25.00%) Web Design
9 8 (22.22%) Competitor Analysis
9 8 (22.22%) Google
9 8 (22.22%) Google Analytics
9 8 (22.22%) Benchmarking
9 8 (22.22%) Translating Business Requirements
10 7 (19.44%) Waterfall
10 7 (19.44%) Taxonomies
10 7 (19.44%) HTML5
10 7 (19.44%) CRM
11 6 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
11 6 (16.67%) Photoshop
11 6 (16.67%) CSS3
11 6 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (16.67%) Front End Development
11 6 (16.67%) Typography
12 5 (13.89%) Iconography
12 5 (13.89%) Information Architecture
12 5 (13.89%) Dynamics CRM

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 18 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 10 (27.78%) OmniGraffle
3 6 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (16.67%) Photoshop
4 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
5 3 (8.33%) InVision
6 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.22%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Axure RP
2 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.78%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.78%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (2.78%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.78%) Protractor
3 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 2 (5.56%) Retail
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (52.78%) HTML
2 18 (50.00%) CSS
3 7 (19.44%) HTML5
4 6 (16.67%) CSS3
5 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.78%) Backbone.js
5 1 (2.78%) Ember.js
5 1 (2.78%) jQuery
5 1 (2.78%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (2.78%) LESS
5 1 (2.78%) Sass
5 1 (2.78%) Symfony
5 1 (2.78%) Twig
5 1 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.78%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (100.00%) User Experience
2 7 (19.44%) Taxonomies
3 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Android
1 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.78%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (58.33%) Wireframes
3 13 (36.11%) Analytics
4 9 (25.00%) Web Design
5 8 (22.22%) Benchmarking
5 8 (22.22%) Competitor Analysis
5 8 (22.22%) Translating Business Requirements
6 7 (19.44%) CRM
6 7 (19.44%) Waterfall
7 6 (16.67%) Front End Development
7 6 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (16.67%) Typography
8 5 (13.89%) Iconography
8 5 (13.89%) Information Architecture
9 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
9 4 (11.11%) Mobile First
10 3 (8.33%) Product Management
10 3 (8.33%) Prototyping
11 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 2 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) Adobe
2 8 (22.22%) Google
3 4 (11.11%) Microsoft