The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had UX Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Experience Designer
Rank 228 297 247
Rank change year-on-year
+69 -50
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 216 124 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.00% 0.56% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 0.59% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 97 138
Median daily rate £413 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £275 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £463 £547
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £90.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £106.25 - -
UX Designer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20552 20961 21857
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.85% 94.65% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 14945 14461 15395
Median daily rate £460 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 381 390
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.72 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.69% +12.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £55.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

UX Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured UX Designer in the job title.

UX Designer Jobs Demand Trend in London

UX Designer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

UX Designer Daily Rate Trend in London

UX Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UX Designer across the London region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

UX Designer Daily Rate Histogram in London

UX Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

UX Designer Hourly Rate Trend in London

UX Designer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UX Designer within the London region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +33 39 £400 +1.58% 12
Croydon - 4 £475 -
Hounslow - 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 £365 -
UX Designer
England

UX Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, UX Designer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring UX Designer in the job title.

1 404 (100.00%) User Experience
2 258 (63.86%) Wireframes
3 147 (36.39%) Agile Software Development
4 125 (30.94%) HTML
5 110 (27.23%) CSS
6 105 (25.99%) Axure RP
7 91 (22.52%) Adobe
8 70 (17.33%) Photoshop
9 61 (15.10%) E-Commerce
10 59 (14.60%) JavaScript
11 58 (14.36%) OmniGraffle
12 56 (13.86%) Finance
13 55 (13.61%) Adobe Illustrator
14 51 (12.62%) Mobile App
14 51 (12.62%) Information Architecture
15 43 (10.64%) UX Design
15 43 (10.64%) Usability Testing
16 39 (9.65%) Banking
17 37 (9.16%) Front End Development
18 35 (8.66%) Responsive Web Design
19 34 (8.42%) Apple iOS
19 34 (8.42%) Retail
20 33 (8.17%) Android
21 30 (7.43%) Degree
22 27 (6.68%) HTML5
23 26 (6.44%) User Stories
24 25 (6.19%) Project Management
25 24 (5.94%) Stakeholder Management
25 24 (5.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
25 24 (5.94%) Rapid Prototyping

UX Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (0.50%) Confluence
1 2 (0.50%) WordPress
2 1 (0.25%) CMS
2 1 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.25%) Node.js
Applications
1 70 (17.33%) Photoshop
2 58 (14.36%) OmniGraffle
3 55 (13.61%) Adobe Illustrator
4 24 (5.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 16 (3.96%) MS Visio
6 10 (2.48%) Fireworks
7 6 (1.49%) MS Office
8 5 (1.24%) MS Excel
9 3 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
10 2 (0.50%) InDesign
11 1 (0.25%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.25%) GIMP
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.99%) SaaS
3 3 (0.74%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 2 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.23%) Internet
2 3 (0.74%) Network Security
3 1 (0.25%) AMQP
3 1 (0.25%) Intranet
3 1 (0.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.74%) Big Data
2 2 (0.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.25%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.25%) Neo4j
3 1 (0.25%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 105 (25.99%) Axure RP
2 14 (3.47%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (0.74%) JIRA
4 2 (0.50%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (0.50%) gulp
4 2 (0.50%) Moq
4 2 (0.50%) NCrunch
4 2 (0.50%) NUnit
4 2 (0.50%) ReSharper
4 2 (0.50%) StyleCop
4 2 (0.50%) Subversion
4 2 (0.50%) Xcode
5 1 (0.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.25%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.25%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.25%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Blend
5 1 (0.25%) Mocha
5 1 (0.25%) Mockito
5 1 (0.25%) TeamCity
General
1 56 (13.86%) Finance
2 39 (9.65%) Banking
3 34 (8.42%) Retail
4 16 (3.96%) Games
5 14 (3.47%) Marketing
6 11 (2.72%) Investment Banking
7 10 (2.48%) Back Office
7 10 (2.48%) Electronics
7 10 (2.48%) Publishing
8 6 (1.49%) Legal
8 6 (1.49%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.74%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.50%) Advertising
10 2 (0.50%) Front Office
10 2 (0.50%) Law
10 2 (0.50%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.50%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.25%) Automotive
11 1 (0.25%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (30.94%) HTML
2 110 (27.23%) CSS
3 27 (6.68%) HTML5
4 24 (5.94%) jQuery
5 15 (3.71%) CSS3
6 14 (3.47%) AngularJS
7 12 (2.97%) Flash
8 7 (1.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (1.49%) Web Services
10 5 (1.24%) WPF
11 4 (0.99%) CGI
12 3 (0.74%) .NET
12 3 (0.74%) Backbone.js
12 3 (0.74%) React
12 3 (0.74%) Sass
12 3 (0.74%) XML
13 2 (0.50%) Ember.js
13 2 (0.50%) LESS
13 2 (0.50%) Meteor
13 2 (0.50%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 404 (100.00%) User Experience
2 51 (12.62%) Mobile App
3 18 (4.46%) W3C
4 17 (4.21%) Fixed Income
5 15 (3.71%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (3.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 14 (3.47%) Visualisation
7 12 (2.97%) Graphic Design
8 5 (1.24%) Digital Media
8 5 (1.24%) Equities
8 5 (1.24%) Psychology
8 5 (1.24%) RIA
8 5 (1.24%) Social Network
9 4 (0.99%) Copywriting
9 4 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.99%) Fintech
9 4 (0.99%) Interactive TV
9 4 (0.99%) Online Banking
10 3 (0.74%) Video on Demand
11 2 (0.50%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 34 (8.42%) Apple iOS
2 33 (8.17%) Android
3 4 (0.99%) Windows
4 1 (0.25%) Linux
4 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (63.86%) Wireframes
2 147 (36.39%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (15.10%) E-Commerce
4 51 (12.62%) Information Architecture
5 43 (10.64%) Usability Testing
5 43 (10.64%) UX Design
6 37 (9.16%) Front End Development
7 35 (8.66%) Responsive Web Design
8 26 (6.44%) User Stories
9 25 (6.19%) Project Management
10 24 (5.94%) Rapid Prototyping
10 24 (5.94%) Stakeholder Management
11 21 (5.20%) Web Design
12 20 (4.95%) Scrum
13 18 (4.46%) Web Accessibility
14 17 (4.21%) Workflow
15 16 (3.96%) Competitor Analysis
16 15 (3.71%) Ethnography
17 11 (2.72%) Product Management
17 11 (2.72%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 59 (14.60%) JavaScript
2 9 (2.23%) Java
3 5 (1.24%) C#
4 3 (0.74%) PHP
4 3 (0.74%) XAML
5 1 (0.25%) Groovy
5 1 (0.25%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.25%) Ruby
5 1 (0.25%) Scala
5 1 (0.25%) SQL
5 1 (0.25%) XPath
Qualifications
1 30 (7.43%) Degree
2 17 (4.21%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.98%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.99%) CTC Cleared
4 4 (0.99%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.47%) QA
2 7 (1.73%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.25%) WAI
3 1 (0.25%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (0.25%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 91 (22.52%) Adobe
2 9 (2.23%) Microsoft
3 3 (0.74%) Google
4 2 (0.50%) Atlassian
4 2 (0.50%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.25%) Facebook
5 1 (0.25%) Optimizely
5 1 (0.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.25%) SAP
5 1 (0.25%) Twitter
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