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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Design
Rank 405 357 362
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +5
Contract jobs citing UX Design 20 66 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.085% 0.28% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.36% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 48 36
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -13.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £282 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £558 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
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
18590 18554 19032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.19% 78.90% 78.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13248 12960 13184
Average daily rate £450 £445 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 225 260
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £27.99
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% -26.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £53.50 £51.36
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 July 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 July 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
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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 -29 5 £388 +3.33% 3
Croydon - 1 £500 -
UX Design
England

UX Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 65 (100.00%) User Experience
2 29 (44.62%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (40.00%) HTML
4 25 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 25 (38.46%) CSS
5 16 (24.62%) HTML5
6 15 (23.08%) Information Architecture
6 15 (23.08%) Finance
7 10 (15.38%) XML
8 9 (13.85%) Content Management
8 9 (13.85%) jQuery
8 9 (13.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (12.31%) Responsive Web Design
9 8 (12.31%) Axure RP
9 8 (12.31%) Web Development
9 8 (12.31%) Web Services
10 7 (10.77%) Adobe
10 7 (10.77%) Marketing
10 7 (10.77%) Ajax
10 7 (10.77%) JIRA
10 7 (10.77%) TDD
10 7 (10.77%) CSS3
10 7 (10.77%) User Stories
10 7 (10.77%) AngularJS
11 6 (9.23%) Mobile App
11 6 (9.23%) BDD
11 6 (9.23%) Banking
11 6 (9.23%) Ruby
11 6 (9.23%) Project Management
11 6 (9.23%) E-Commerce

UX Design
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (7.69%) Node.js
2 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.08%) CMS
3 2 (3.08%) Exstream Dialogue
3 2 (3.08%) LiveCycle
3 2 (3.08%) Jadu
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Photoshop
1 4 (6.15%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (4.62%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.08%) OmniGraffle
3 2 (3.08%) Fireworks
4 1 (1.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.54%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Exstream
2 1 (1.54%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (7.69%) GitHub
2 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.54%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) Internet
2 3 (4.62%) Intranet
3 2 (3.08%) Extranet
4 1 (1.54%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.54%) Converged Networks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (4.62%) Big Data
3 2 (3.08%) MySQL
4 1 (1.54%) OLAP
4 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Axure RP
2 7 (10.77%) JIRA
3 5 (7.69%) Cucumber
4 3 (4.62%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.08%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (3.08%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (23.08%) Finance
2 7 (10.77%) Marketing
3 6 (9.23%) Banking
4 2 (3.08%) Games
4 2 (3.08%) Electronics
5 1 (1.54%) Front Office
5 1 (1.54%) Publishing
5 1 (1.54%) German Language
5 1 (1.54%) Russian Language
5 1 (1.54%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (50.77%) Designer
2 21 (32.31%) UX Designer
3 18 (27.69%) Developer
4 7 (10.77%) Web Developer
5 6 (9.23%) UI Designer
6 5 (7.69%) Senior Designer
6 5 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Interface Designer
6 5 (7.69%) UI/UX Designer
7 4 (6.15%) User Experience Consultant
7 4 (6.15%) Consultant
8 3 (4.62%) .NET Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Architect
8 3 (4.62%) UI Developer
8 3 (4.62%) UX Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Senior UX Designer
9 2 (3.08%) Product Owner
9 2 (3.08%) Lead .NET Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Visual Designer
9 2 (3.08%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (40.00%) HTML
2 25 (38.46%) CSS
3 16 (24.62%) HTML5
4 10 (15.38%) XML
5 9 (13.85%) jQuery
5 9 (13.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (12.31%) Web Services
7 7 (10.77%) Ajax
7 7 (10.77%) CSS3
7 7 (10.77%) AngularJS
8 6 (9.23%) .NET
9 5 (7.69%) RESTful
9 5 (7.69%) JSON
9 5 (7.69%) Sass
9 5 (7.69%) Play Framework
10 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (4.62%) .NET Framework
10 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 65 (100.00%) User Experience
2 6 (9.23%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.15%) Visualisation
3 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.62%) Human Factors
4 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.08%) W3C
5 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.08%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.08%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.54%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.54%) Psychology
6 1 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.54%) BBC
6 1 (1.54%) Derivative
6 1 (1.54%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 1 (1.54%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.54%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.54%) Blog
6 1 (1.54%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.15%) Android
1 4 (6.15%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.54%) UNIX
2 1 (1.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (44.62%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (23.08%) Information Architecture
3 9 (13.85%) Content Management
4 8 (12.31%) Web Development
4 8 (12.31%) Responsive Web Design
5 7 (10.77%) User Stories
5 7 (10.77%) TDD
6 6 (9.23%) Project Management
6 6 (9.23%) E-Commerce
6 6 (9.23%) BDD
7 4 (6.15%) SDLC
7 4 (6.15%) Analytics
7 4 (6.15%) MVC
7 4 (6.15%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (6.15%) Scrum
7 4 (6.15%) Pair Programming
7 4 (6.15%) Logistics
7 4 (6.15%) Business Analysis
7 4 (6.15%) Usability Testing
8 3 (4.62%) OO
Programming Languages
1 25 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 6 (9.23%) Ruby
3 5 (7.69%) Scala
4 4 (6.15%) Java
4 4 (6.15%) PHP
5 3 (4.62%) C
5 3 (4.62%) C#
6 2 (3.08%) XPath
6 2 (3.08%) PHP5
6 2 (3.08%) SQL
7 1 (1.54%) Python
7 1 (1.54%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.54%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (6.15%) Degree
1 4 (6.15%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.62%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (10.77%) Adobe
2 3 (4.62%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.08%) HP
3 2 (3.08%) EMC
4 1 (1.54%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.54%) Tealeaf
4 1 (1.54%) SAP
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