The table below looks at the statistics for UX Design skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UX Design over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Design
Rank 390 362 370
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +8
Contract jobs citing UX Design 29 60 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.25% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.32% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 40 35
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £553 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £363 £340
% change year-on-year
-4.82% +6.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UX Design
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
19178 18942 19608
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.67% 79.00% 78.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 13701 13153 13715
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £303 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 207 216 236
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £14.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

UX Design
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UX Design across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

UX Design Jobs Demand Trend in London

UX Design
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing UX Design across the London region.

UX Design Daily Rate Trend in London

UX Design
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UX Design across the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

UX Design Daily Rate Histogram in London

UX Design
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing UX Design across the London region.

UX Design Hourly Rate Trend in London

UX Design
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UX Design within the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -19 8 £400 +3.22% 1
Croydon - 1 £500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £400 -
UX Design
England

UX Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing UX Design also 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 that cited UX Design.

1 56 (100.00%) User Experience
2 27 (48.21%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (46.43%) HTML
4 22 (39.29%) JavaScript
4 22 (39.29%) CSS
5 16 (28.57%) Information Architecture
6 13 (23.21%) Project Management
6 13 (23.21%) HTML5
7 12 (21.43%) Finance
8 11 (19.64%) TDD
9 10 (17.86%) JIRA
10 9 (16.07%) jQuery
10 9 (16.07%) Ruby
10 9 (16.07%) Content Management
10 9 (16.07%) Adobe Illustrator
10 9 (16.07%) AngularJS
10 9 (16.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (14.29%) Mobile App
11 8 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
11 8 (14.29%) Scala
11 8 (14.29%) Photoshop
12 7 (12.50%) PHP
12 7 (12.50%) XML
12 7 (12.50%) Ajax
12 7 (12.50%) Web Development
13 6 (10.71%) BDD
13 6 (10.71%) Marketing
13 6 (10.71%) Scrum
14 5 (8.93%) QA
14 5 (8.93%) SOA

UX Design
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing UX Design also 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 that cited UX Design. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.93%) Node.js
2 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.57%) CMS
3 1 (1.79%) Jadu
Applications
1 9 (16.07%) Adobe Illustrator
2 8 (14.29%) Photoshop
3 5 (8.93%) Fireworks
4 4 (7.14%) OmniGraffle
4 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
5 3 (5.36%) InDesign
6 1 (1.79%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (8.93%) GitHub
2 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) Intranet
2 3 (5.36%) HTTP
3 2 (3.57%) Internet
4 1 (1.79%) Extranet
4 1 (1.79%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.79%) Converged Networks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.57%) Big Data
4 1 (1.79%) OLAP
4 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (17.86%) JIRA
2 5 (8.93%) Axure RP
2 5 (8.93%) Cucumber
3 4 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.36%) Visual Studio
4 3 (5.36%) Subversion
5 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.79%) Dreamweaver
General
1 12 (21.43%) Finance
2 6 (10.71%) Marketing
3 4 (7.14%) Electronics
4 3 (5.36%) Banking
5 2 (3.57%) Automotive
6 1 (1.79%) Publishing
6 1 (1.79%) Front Office
6 1 (1.79%) German Language
6 1 (1.79%) Russian Language
6 1 (1.79%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.79%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.79%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (46.43%) Designer
2 18 (32.14%) UX Designer
3 16 (28.57%) Developer
4 8 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
5 7 (12.50%) Senior Designer
5 7 (12.50%) Web Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Senior UX Designer
7 4 (7.14%) UI/UX Designer
8 3 (5.36%) Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.36%) Business Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) UI Designer
9 2 (3.57%) UI Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Interface Designer
9 2 (3.57%) Front-End Web Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Architect
9 2 (3.57%) UX Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Visual Designer
9 2 (3.57%) Web Designer
9 2 (3.57%) Senior Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (46.43%) HTML
2 22 (39.29%) CSS
3 13 (23.21%) HTML5
4 9 (16.07%) AngularJS
4 9 (16.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 9 (16.07%) jQuery
5 7 (12.50%) Ajax
5 7 (12.50%) XML
6 5 (8.93%) Web Services
6 5 (8.93%) RESTful
6 5 (8.93%) JSON
6 5 (8.93%) Play Framework
6 5 (8.93%) CSS3
6 5 (8.93%) Sass
7 4 (7.14%) .NET
8 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET
8 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (5.36%) .NET Framework
8 3 (5.36%) CGI
8 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 56 (100.00%) User Experience
2 8 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 4 (7.14%) W3C
3 4 (7.14%) Visualisation
4 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.57%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.57%) BBC
5 2 (3.57%) Graphic Design
5 2 (3.57%) Animation
6 1 (1.79%) Psychology
6 1 (1.79%) Human Factors
6 1 (1.79%) Derivative
6 1 (1.79%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 1 (1.79%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.79%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.79%) Blog
6 1 (1.79%) Social Network
6 1 (1.79%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.36%) Android
1 3 (5.36%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.79%) UNIX
2 1 (1.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (48.21%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (28.57%) Information Architecture
3 13 (23.21%) Project Management
4 11 (19.64%) TDD
5 9 (16.07%) Content Management
6 8 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
7 7 (12.50%) Web Development
8 6 (10.71%) Scrum
8 6 (10.71%) BDD
9 5 (8.93%) SDLC
9 5 (8.93%) SOA
9 5 (8.93%) E-Commerce
10 4 (7.14%) OO
10 4 (7.14%) MVC
10 4 (7.14%) Pair Programming
10 4 (7.14%) Business Analysis
10 4 (7.14%) Analytics
10 4 (7.14%) Time Management
11 3 (5.36%) Web Accessibility
11 3 (5.36%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (39.29%) JavaScript
2 9 (16.07%) Ruby
3 8 (14.29%) Scala
4 7 (12.50%) PHP
5 4 (7.14%) Python
6 3 (5.36%) Perl
7 2 (3.57%) Java
7 2 (3.57%) XPath
8 1 (1.79%) PHP5
8 1 (1.79%) C
8 1 (1.79%) C#
8 1 (1.79%) C++
8 1 (1.79%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) GxP
2 1 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 5 (8.93%) Adobe
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.79%) EPiServer
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