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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Design
Rank 374 342 347
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +5
Contract jobs citing UX Design 29 53 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.23% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.30% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 41 33
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £557
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £323 £306
% change year-on-year
+6.58% +5.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
17318 17624 17111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.13% 77.89% 77.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 12201 12641 11801
Average daily rate £450 £435 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 227 267
Average hourly rate £20.00 £21.88 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -34.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £14.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £53.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +5 10 £388 +19.23% 1
UX Design
England

UX Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 66 (100.00%) User Experience
2 30 (45.45%) HTML
2 30 (45.45%) CSS
3 29 (43.94%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (42.42%) JavaScript
5 18 (27.27%) HTML5
6 17 (25.76%) Information Architecture
7 16 (24.24%) Finance
8 11 (16.67%) XML
8 11 (16.67%) CSS3
8 11 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
9 10 (15.15%) Content Management
10 9 (13.64%) Banking
10 9 (13.64%) Web Development
10 9 (13.64%) Web Services
10 9 (13.64%) Axure RP
11 8 (12.12%) Analytics
11 8 (12.12%) User Stories
11 8 (12.12%) Adobe
11 8 (12.12%) Scrum
12 7 (10.61%) TDD
12 7 (10.61%) JIRA
12 7 (10.61%) AngularJS
13 6 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (9.09%) Mobile App
13 6 (9.09%) BDD
13 6 (9.09%) Apple iOS
13 6 (9.09%) Degree
13 6 (9.09%) jQuery
13 6 (9.09%) Android

UX Design
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (7.58%) Node.js
2 4 (6.06%) CMS
3 2 (3.03%) LiveCycle
3 2 (3.03%) Jadu
3 2 (3.03%) Exstream Dialogue
3 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.52%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Photoshop
2 4 (6.06%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (4.55%) Fireworks
3 3 (4.55%) OmniGraffle
3 3 (4.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.52%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Exstream
2 1 (1.52%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.58%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (7.58%) GitHub
2 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.52%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.58%) Internet
2 2 (3.03%) Extranet
2 2 (3.03%) Intranet
3 1 (1.52%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.06%) Big Data
1 4 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) MySQL
3 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (13.64%) Axure RP
2 7 (10.61%) JIRA
3 5 (7.58%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.03%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.03%) Subversion
4 2 (3.03%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.52%) MSBuild
General
1 16 (24.24%) Finance
2 9 (13.64%) Banking
3 6 (9.09%) Marketing
4 3 (4.55%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.03%) Games
6 1 (1.52%) Advertising
6 1 (1.52%) Publishing
6 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.52%) German Language
6 1 (1.52%) Russian Language
6 1 (1.52%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 34 (51.52%) Designer
2 25 (37.88%) UX Designer
3 17 (25.76%) Developer
4 6 (9.09%) Web Developer
5 5 (7.58%) Consultant
5 5 (7.58%) Interface Designer
5 5 (7.58%) UI Designer
5 5 (7.58%) Senior Designer
6 4 (6.06%) User Experience Consultant
6 4 (6.06%) Architect
7 3 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.55%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.55%) UX Developer
7 3 (4.55%) UI Developer
7 3 (4.55%) Senior UX Designer
8 2 (3.03%) Product Owner
8 2 (3.03%) Lead .NET Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Junior Designer
8 2 (3.03%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (3.03%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (45.45%) HTML
1 30 (45.45%) CSS
2 18 (27.27%) HTML5
3 11 (16.67%) XML
3 11 (16.67%) CSS3
4 9 (13.64%) Web Services
5 7 (10.61%) AngularJS
6 6 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (9.09%) jQuery
7 5 (7.58%) XHTML
7 5 (7.58%) JSON
7 5 (7.58%) RESTful
7 5 (7.58%) Play Framework
7 5 (7.58%) Sass
8 4 (6.06%) Ajax
8 4 (6.06%) Flash
9 3 (4.55%) .NET
9 3 (4.55%) MEAP
10 2 (3.03%) XSLT
10 2 (3.03%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 66 (100.00%) User Experience
2 6 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.06%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.06%) W3C
5 3 (4.55%) Human Factors
5 3 (4.55%) Visualisation
6 2 (3.03%) Graphic Design
6 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.52%) BBC
7 1 (1.52%) Online Banking
7 1 (1.52%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.52%) Psychology
7 1 (1.52%) RIA
7 1 (1.52%) Open Source
7 1 (1.52%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.52%) New Media
7 1 (1.52%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.09%) Apple iOS
1 6 (9.09%) Android
2 1 (1.52%) UNIX
2 1 (1.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.94%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (25.76%) Information Architecture
3 11 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 10 (15.15%) Content Management
5 9 (13.64%) Web Development
6 8 (12.12%) Analytics
6 8 (12.12%) User Stories
6 8 (12.12%) Scrum
7 7 (10.61%) TDD
8 6 (9.09%) BDD
8 6 (9.09%) E-Commerce
9 5 (7.58%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (7.58%) Usability Testing
10 4 (6.06%) Use Case
10 4 (6.06%) Business Analysis
10 4 (6.06%) Pair Programming
10 4 (6.06%) SEO
11 3 (4.55%) Project Management
11 3 (4.55%) Practice Management
11 3 (4.55%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (42.42%) JavaScript
2 6 (9.09%) Ruby
3 5 (7.58%) Scala
4 4 (6.06%) PHP
4 4 (6.06%) Java
5 3 (4.55%) C
5 3 (4.55%) C#
6 2 (3.03%) PHP5
6 2 (3.03%) SQL
7 1 (1.52%) Python
7 1 (1.52%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.52%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (9.09%) Degree
2 3 (4.55%) DV Cleared
2 3 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (12.12%) Adobe
2 2 (3.03%) EPiServer
2 2 (3.03%) HP
2 2 (3.03%) EMC
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.52%) SAP
3 1 (1.52%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.52%) Tealeaf
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