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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Experience Designer
Rank 213 297 256
Rank change year-on-year
+84 -41
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 251 138 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.09% 0.60% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 0.63% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 94 149
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £455 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.72% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 - -
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
21746 21911 23265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.81% 94.98% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 15443 15462 16112
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +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 £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 272 348 444
Median hourly rate £17.17 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.91% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £39.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +15 27 £413 +17.85% 10
Uxbridge +3 5 £350 -12.50%
Paddington - 3 £400 -
Hounslow +6 2 £350 +7.69%
Hammersmith - 2 £419 -
West Drayton - 1 £350 -
UX Designer
England

UX Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 455 (100.00%) User Experience
2 255 (56.04%) Wireframes
3 185 (40.66%) Agile Software Development
4 147 (32.31%) HTML
5 142 (31.21%) Prototyping
6 135 (29.67%) CSS
7 103 (22.64%) Axure RP
8 94 (20.66%) Adobe
9 77 (16.92%) JavaScript
10 75 (16.48%) OmniGraffle
11 72 (15.82%) Finance
12 65 (14.29%) Photoshop
13 63 (13.85%) Mobile App
14 58 (12.75%) Banking
15 57 (12.53%) E-Commerce
16 51 (11.21%) Degree
17 49 (10.77%) InVision
18 47 (10.33%) Information Architecture
19 44 (9.67%) Apple iOS
20 43 (9.45%) Adobe Illustrator
21 39 (8.57%) Android
22 37 (8.13%) Responsive Web Design
23 35 (7.69%) Rapid Prototyping
24 31 (6.81%) UX Design
24 31 (6.81%) Front End Development
24 31 (6.81%) Retail
25 28 (6.15%) Scrum
26 27 (5.93%) Usability Testing
26 27 (5.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
27 26 (5.71%) HTML5

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 10 (2.20%) Marvel
2 8 (1.76%) SharePoint
3 4 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.44%) WordPress
5 1 (0.22%) CMS
5 1 (0.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 75 (16.48%) OmniGraffle
2 65 (14.29%) Photoshop
3 49 (10.77%) InVision
4 43 (9.45%) Adobe Illustrator
5 27 (5.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 10 (2.20%) MS Visio
7 8 (1.76%) InDesign
8 5 (1.10%) Flinto
8 5 (1.10%) MS Excel
8 5 (1.10%) MS Office
9 2 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (0.44%) Pixate
10 1 (0.22%) 3ds Max
10 1 (0.22%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.22%) GIMP
10 1 (0.22%) Pixelapse
10 1 (0.22%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 1 (0.22%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.88%) Google Analytics
2 4 (0.88%) Office 365
3 3 (0.66%) SaaS
4 2 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.22%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.42%) Internet
2 6 (1.32%) Intranet
2 6 (1.32%) Network Security
3 1 (0.22%) Extranet
3 1 (0.22%) snoop
3 1 (0.22%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.66%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.44%) Big Data
3 1 (0.22%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 103 (22.64%) Axure RP
2 18 (3.96%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 7 (1.54%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.66%) JIRA
5 2 (0.44%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Blend
5 2 (0.44%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.44%) Xcode
6 1 (0.22%) Ant
6 1 (0.22%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.22%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.22%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.22%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.22%) Maven
6 1 (0.22%) Mocha
6 1 (0.22%) Mockito
6 1 (0.22%) NCrunch
6 1 (0.22%) NUnit
6 1 (0.22%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.22%) Subversion
General
1 72 (15.82%) Finance
2 58 (12.75%) Banking
3 31 (6.81%) Retail
4 16 (3.52%) Marketing
5 14 (3.08%) Games
6 10 (2.20%) Investment Banking
7 8 (1.76%) Publishing
8 7 (1.54%) Legal
8 7 (1.54%) Telecoms
9 6 (1.32%) Advertising
10 5 (1.10%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.66%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.22%) Front Office
12 1 (0.22%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (32.31%) HTML
2 135 (29.67%) CSS
3 26 (5.71%) HTML5
4 25 (5.49%) jQuery
5 18 (3.96%) CSS3
6 10 (2.20%) CGI
7 6 (1.32%) AngularJS
8 5 (1.10%) Flash
9 4 (0.88%) Ajax
9 4 (0.88%) Framer.js
9 4 (0.88%) Sass
10 3 (0.66%) .NET
10 3 (0.66%) Material Design
10 3 (0.66%) React
10 3 (0.66%) Web Services
10 3 (0.66%) XML
11 2 (0.44%) Backbone.js
11 2 (0.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (0.44%) WPF
12 1 (0.22%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 455 (100.00%) User Experience
2 63 (13.85%) Mobile App
3 18 (3.96%) Visualisation
4 16 (3.52%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (3.08%) Graphic Design
6 12 (2.64%) Digital Media
7 11 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (1.98%) Animation
9 8 (1.76%) Online Banking
10 7 (1.54%) Fintech
11 5 (1.10%) Management Information System
11 5 (1.10%) Social Network
12 4 (0.88%) Video on Demand
13 3 (0.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 3 (0.66%) iPhone
13 3 (0.66%) Motion Graphics
13 3 (0.66%) Psychology
13 3 (0.66%) Social Media
13 3 (0.66%) W3C
14 2 (0.44%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 44 (9.67%) Apple iOS
2 39 (8.57%) Android
3 5 (1.10%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 255 (56.04%) Wireframes
2 185 (40.66%) Agile Software Development
3 142 (31.21%) Prototyping
4 57 (12.53%) E-Commerce
5 47 (10.33%) Information Architecture
6 37 (8.13%) Responsive Web Design
7 35 (7.69%) Rapid Prototyping
8 31 (6.81%) Front End Development
8 31 (6.81%) UX Design
9 28 (6.15%) Scrum
10 27 (5.93%) Usability Testing
11 23 (5.05%) Guerrilla Research
12 20 (4.40%) Web Design
13 18 (3.96%) Customer Insight
13 18 (3.96%) Stakeholder Management
14 16 (3.52%) Typography
15 15 (3.30%) Data Visualisation
16 12 (2.64%) Service Design
16 12 (2.64%) User Stories
17 11 (2.42%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (16.92%) JavaScript
2 8 (1.76%) Java
3 6 (1.32%) PHP
4 1 (0.22%) ActionScript
4 1 (0.22%) C#
4 1 (0.22%) Ruby
4 1 (0.22%) SQL
4 1 (0.22%) XAML
Qualifications
1 51 (11.21%) Degree
2 7 (1.54%) BPSS Clearance
3 6 (1.32%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.88%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.66%) MBA
5 3 (0.66%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.76%) QA
2 4 (0.88%) WCAG
3 3 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (0.22%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 94 (20.66%) Adobe
2 13 (2.86%) Microsoft
3 4 (0.88%) Google
4 2 (0.44%) BT
5 1 (0.22%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.22%) IBM
5 1 (0.22%) Infragistics
5 1 (0.22%) Telerik
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £430 to £465 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Webrecruit
Rate: Up to £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Rate: Competitive Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago