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 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) Design
Rank 349 329 347
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +18
Contract jobs citing UX Design 38 55 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.26% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.33% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 44 22
Average daily rate
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£413 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
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
16179 16694 15274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.76% 78.62% 76.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 11415 11444 10751
Average daily rate £450 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 197 227 231
Average hourly rate £21.25 £27.53 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.81% +14.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £76.75 £73.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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 +11 11 £413 -2.94% 1
UX Design
England

UX Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 68 (100.00%) User Experience
2 35 (51.47%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (39.71%) HTML
4 24 (35.29%) Finance
5 22 (32.35%) JavaScript
5 22 (32.35%) CSS
6 18 (26.47%) HTML5
7 14 (20.59%) Axure RP
8 13 (19.12%) Adobe
8 13 (19.12%) Web Development
9 12 (17.65%) Scrum
9 12 (17.65%) Mobile App
10 11 (16.18%) Analytics
10 11 (16.18%) CSS3
10 11 (16.18%) Information Architecture
11 10 (14.71%) Banking
11 10 (14.71%) Usability Testing
11 10 (14.71%) Photoshop
12 9 (13.24%) XML
12 9 (13.24%) Adobe Illustrator
12 9 (13.24%) Responsive Web Design
13 8 (11.76%) User Stories
13 8 (11.76%) Android
14 7 (10.29%) jQuery
14 7 (10.29%) E-Commerce
14 7 (10.29%) W3C
14 7 (10.29%) Apple iOS
15 6 (8.82%) Mentoring
15 6 (8.82%) Web Services
15 6 (8.82%) Flash

UX Design
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 4 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 4 (5.88%) CMS
2 2 (2.94%) Exstream Dialogue
2 2 (2.94%) LiveCycle
2 2 (2.94%) Jadu
2 2 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.47%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.47%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (14.71%) Photoshop
2 9 (13.24%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (7.35%) OmniGraffle
4 3 (4.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (4.41%) Fireworks
5 2 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Exstream
2 1 (1.47%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (1.47%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.88%) Intranet
1 4 (5.88%) Internet
2 2 (2.94%) Extranet
3 1 (1.47%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.41%) Big Data
3 2 (2.94%) MySQL
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (20.59%) Axure RP
2 2 (2.94%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (2.94%) Subversion
2 2 (2.94%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.47%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (1.47%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (35.29%) Finance
2 10 (14.71%) Banking
3 4 (5.88%) Investment Banking
3 4 (5.88%) Marketing
4 3 (4.41%) German Language
5 2 (2.94%) Advertising
5 2 (2.94%) Games
6 1 (1.47%) Back Office
6 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.47%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (54.41%) Designer
2 29 (42.65%) UX Designer
3 16 (23.53%) Developer
4 8 (11.76%) Senior Designer
5 7 (10.29%) Senior UX Designer
6 6 (8.82%) UI Designer
6 6 (8.82%) Consultant
7 5 (7.35%) Interface Designer
7 5 (7.35%) User Experience Consultant
8 4 (5.88%) Architect
8 4 (5.88%) Team Leader
9 3 (4.41%) .NET Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Photoshop Designer
9 3 (4.41%) Senior Photoshop Designer
9 3 (4.41%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (2.94%) Lead Designer
10 2 (2.94%) Lead Developer
10 2 (2.94%) Web Developer
10 2 (2.94%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (39.71%) HTML
2 22 (32.35%) CSS
3 18 (26.47%) HTML5
4 11 (16.18%) CSS3
5 9 (13.24%) XML
6 7 (10.29%) jQuery
7 6 (8.82%) Web Services
7 6 (8.82%) Flash
7 6 (8.82%) XHTML
7 6 (8.82%) Ajax
8 5 (7.35%) .NET
9 4 (5.88%) XSLT
10 3 (4.41%) MEAP
10 3 (4.41%) REST
11 2 (2.94%) AngularJS
11 2 (2.94%) Android SDK
11 2 (2.94%) XML Schema
11 2 (2.94%) SAML
11 2 (2.94%) XSD
11 2 (2.94%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 68 (100.00%) User Experience
2 12 (17.65%) Mobile App
3 7 (10.29%) W3C
4 5 (7.35%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.41%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (4.41%) Psychology
5 3 (4.41%) Human Factors
5 3 (4.41%) Graphic Design
5 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.94%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (2.94%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.94%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.47%) Social Media
7 1 (1.47%) iPad
7 1 (1.47%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.47%) New Media
7 1 (1.47%) Online Banking
7 1 (1.47%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.47%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.76%) Android
2 7 (10.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (51.47%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (19.12%) Web Development
3 12 (17.65%) Scrum
4 11 (16.18%) Information Architecture
4 11 (16.18%) Analytics
5 10 (14.71%) Usability Testing
6 9 (13.24%) Responsive Web Design
7 8 (11.76%) User Stories
8 7 (10.29%) E-Commerce
9 6 (8.82%) Content Management
9 6 (8.82%) Mentoring
10 5 (7.35%) TDD
11 4 (5.88%) SEO
11 4 (5.88%) Workflow
11 4 (5.88%) BDD
11 4 (5.88%) Business Analysis
12 3 (4.41%) Use Case
12 3 (4.41%) Practice Management
12 3 (4.41%) Project Management
12 3 (4.41%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (32.35%) JavaScript
2 5 (7.35%) C#
2 5 (7.35%) PHP
3 4 (5.88%) SQL
4 3 (4.41%) Java
5 2 (2.94%) Perl
5 2 (2.94%) C
5 2 (2.94%) PHP5
6 1 (1.47%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.47%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (7.35%) Degree
2 4 (5.88%) VCP4
3 3 (4.41%) DV Cleared
3 3 (4.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (19.12%) Adobe
2 2 (2.94%) HP
2 2 (2.94%) EMC
2 2 (2.94%) Google
2 2 (2.94%) EPiServer
3 1 (1.47%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.47%) iRise
3 1 (1.47%) Tealeaf
3 1 (1.47%) SAP
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft
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Mortimer Spinks
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