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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Experience (UX) Design
Rank 372 361 354
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -7
Contract jobs citing UX Design 31 56 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.24% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.30% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 47 26
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -26.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £270 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £375 £288
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +30.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
17625 18479 15938
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.45% 77.65% 76.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 12904 12836 10936
Average daily rate £450 £450 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 202 232 316
Average hourly rate £20.00 £23.63 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.36% -5.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.20 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £76.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 +2 8 £425 - 1
UX Design
England

UX Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 93 (100.00%) User Experience
2 48 (51.61%) HTML
3 42 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (44.09%) CSS
5 28 (30.11%) HTML5
5 28 (30.11%) Axure RP
6 24 (25.81%) JavaScript
7 22 (23.66%) Finance
8 20 (21.51%) CSS3
8 20 (21.51%) Mobile App
9 18 (19.35%) Internet
10 15 (16.13%) Photoshop
10 15 (16.13%) jQuery
11 13 (13.98%) Adobe Illustrator
11 13 (13.98%) Information Architecture
12 12 (12.90%) Banking
12 12 (12.90%) E-Commerce
12 12 (12.90%) Adobe
13 11 (11.83%) Scrum
13 11 (11.83%) Usability Testing
13 11 (11.83%) Android
13 11 (11.83%) Apple iOS
14 10 (10.75%) REST
14 10 (10.75%) Analytics
14 10 (10.75%) Java
15 9 (9.68%) Perl
15 9 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
15 9 (9.68%) Ruby
16 8 (8.60%) Web Development
16 8 (8.60%) W3C

UX Design
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 7 (7.53%) CMS
2 2 (2.15%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (2.15%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (2.15%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.08%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (16.13%) Photoshop
2 13 (13.98%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (8.60%) OmniGraffle
4 4 (4.30%) Fireworks
5 3 (3.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.53%) GitHub
2 2 (2.15%) SaaS
3 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (19.35%) Internet
2 2 (2.15%) Intranet
3 1 (1.08%) LDAP
3 1 (1.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.53%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.15%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.08%) Big Data
3 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 28 (30.11%) Axure RP
2 7 (7.53%) Grunt
2 7 (7.53%) Bower
3 5 (5.38%) Subversion
4 4 (4.30%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 2 (2.15%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.08%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.08%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (1.08%) MSBuild
General
1 22 (23.66%) Finance
2 12 (12.90%) Banking
3 5 (5.38%) Retail
3 5 (5.38%) Marketing
4 3 (3.23%) German Language
4 3 (3.23%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.15%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.08%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.08%) Front Office
6 1 (1.08%) Back Office
6 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.08%) Law
6 1 (1.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 56 (60.22%) Designer
2 48 (51.61%) UX Designer
3 21 (22.58%) Senior Designer
3 21 (22.58%) Developer
4 17 (18.28%) Senior UX Designer
5 12 (12.90%) Web Developer
6 6 (6.45%) Senior Developer
6 6 (6.45%) Team Leader
6 6 (6.45%) Front-End Developer
7 5 (5.38%) UI Designer
7 5 (5.38%) Photoshop Designer
8 4 (4.30%) Senior Photoshop Designer
8 4 (4.30%) Analyst
9 3 (3.23%) Architect
9 3 (3.23%) Consultant
9 3 (3.23%) Senior Web Developer
9 3 (3.23%) Front-End Web Developer
9 3 (3.23%) User Experience Consultant
10 2 (2.15%) User Experience Researcher
10 2 (2.15%) Senior User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (51.61%) HTML
2 41 (44.09%) CSS
3 28 (30.11%) HTML5
4 20 (21.51%) CSS3
5 15 (16.13%) jQuery
6 10 (10.75%) REST
7 7 (7.53%) Apache Flex
8 6 (6.45%) Flash
8 6 (6.45%) XHTML
8 6 (6.45%) Ajax
8 6 (6.45%) XML
9 4 (4.30%) XSLT
9 4 (4.30%) AngularJS
10 3 (3.23%) Sass
10 3 (3.23%) Web Services
10 3 (3.23%) JSP
10 3 (3.23%) .NET
10 3 (3.23%) JSON
10 3 (3.23%) RESTful
11 2 (2.15%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 93 (100.00%) User Experience
2 20 (21.51%) Mobile App
3 8 (8.60%) W3C
4 7 (7.53%) Open Source
5 3 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (3.23%) Online Banking
5 3 (3.23%) Graphic Design
5 3 (3.23%) Psychology
5 3 (3.23%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.23%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.15%) iPhone
6 2 (2.15%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.08%) New Media
7 1 (1.08%) Social Media
7 1 (1.08%) iPad
7 1 (1.08%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.08%) RIA
7 1 (1.08%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.08%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.83%) Android
1 11 (11.83%) Apple iOS
2 8 (8.60%) Linux
3 7 (7.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (13.98%) Information Architecture
3 12 (12.90%) E-Commerce
4 11 (11.83%) Scrum
4 11 (11.83%) Usability Testing
5 10 (10.75%) Analytics
6 9 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (8.60%) Web Development
7 8 (8.60%) Mobile Application Development
8 7 (7.53%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (7.53%) Mentoring
9 6 (6.45%) Rapid Prototyping
10 4 (4.30%) BDD
10 4 (4.30%) Web Accessibility
10 4 (4.30%) Workflow
10 4 (4.30%) TDD
10 4 (4.30%) Content Management
11 3 (3.23%) Logistics
11 3 (3.23%) Web Design
11 3 (3.23%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 24 (25.81%) JavaScript
2 10 (10.75%) Java
3 9 (9.68%) Ruby
3 9 (9.68%) Perl
4 8 (8.60%) ActionScript
5 4 (4.30%) PHP
6 3 (3.23%) C#
7 2 (2.15%) SQL
8 1 (1.08%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (6.45%) Degree
2 3 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.08%) PhD
3 1 (1.08%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.08%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.30%) QA
2 2 (2.15%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.15%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 12 (12.90%) Adobe
2 2 (2.15%) Google
2 2 (2.15%) EPiServer
3 1 (1.08%) iRise
3 1 (1.08%) Microsoft
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