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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Experience Designer
England / London
Rank 228 245 232
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -13
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 185 172 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.97% 0.82% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.86% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 138 131
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £394
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.00

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
18146 19966 19997
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.94% 95.10% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 12978 14043 14217
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 310 345
Median hourly rate £21.75 £17.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.56% +1.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 -35 23 £425 +6.25% 6
Croydon - 4 £375 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £290 -
UX Designer
England

UX Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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.

1 431 (100.00%) User Experience
2 244 (56.61%) Wireframes
3 173 (40.14%) Agile Software Development
4 154 (35.73%) HTML
5 145 (33.64%) CSS
6 123 (28.54%) Prototyping
7 92 (21.35%) Axure RP
8 89 (20.65%) Finance
9 80 (18.56%) Adobe
10 67 (15.55%) E-Commerce
10 67 (15.55%) Banking
11 63 (14.62%) JavaScript
12 57 (13.23%) Mobile App
13 55 (12.76%) Photoshop
14 48 (11.14%) OmniGraffle
15 43 (9.98%) Degree
16 40 (9.28%) Visualisation
17 38 (8.82%) Adobe Illustrator
18 37 (8.58%) Data Visualisation
19 35 (8.12%) Information Architecture
20 33 (7.66%) Rapid Prototyping
21 31 (7.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
22 30 (6.96%) Usability Testing
23 29 (6.73%) Marketing
23 29 (6.73%) Scrum
23 29 (6.73%) Responsive Web Design
24 28 (6.50%) Apple iOS
24 28 (6.50%) Retail
24 28 (6.50%) InVision
25 27 (6.26%) Product Management

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 8 (1.86%) CMS
2 7 (1.62%) Marvel
2 7 (1.62%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.23%) Drupal
4 1 (0.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 55 (12.76%) Photoshop
2 48 (11.14%) OmniGraffle
3 38 (8.82%) Adobe Illustrator
4 31 (7.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 28 (6.50%) InVision
6 13 (3.02%) Flinto
7 7 (1.62%) MS Visio
8 5 (1.16%) MS Office
9 4 (0.93%) InDesign
9 4 (0.93%) MS Excel
9 4 (0.93%) UXPin
10 3 (0.70%) Fireworks
10 3 (0.70%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.23%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.93%) Office 365
3 3 (0.70%) GitHub
4 2 (0.46%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.46%) SaaS
5 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.23%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.39%) Intranet
2 4 (0.93%) snoop
3 3 (0.70%) Internet
3 3 (0.70%) Network Security
4 1 (0.23%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (0.93%) Big Data
1 4 (0.93%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.46%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 92 (21.35%) Axure RP
2 14 (3.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 10 (2.32%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.93%) Bitbucket
4 4 (0.93%) Dreamweaver
4 4 (0.93%) NCrunch
4 4 (0.93%) NUnit
4 4 (0.93%) ReSharper
4 4 (0.93%) TeamCity
5 3 (0.70%) JIRA
6 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 89 (20.65%) Finance
2 67 (15.55%) Banking
3 29 (6.73%) Marketing
4 28 (6.50%) Retail
5 19 (4.41%) Investment Banking
6 8 (1.86%) Games
6 8 (1.86%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.16%) Publishing
8 4 (0.93%) Front Office
9 2 (0.46%) Advertising
10 1 (0.23%) Electronics
10 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.23%) Legal
10 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.23%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (35.73%) HTML
2 145 (33.64%) CSS
3 25 (5.80%) HTML5
4 19 (4.41%) jQuery
5 18 (4.18%) CSS3
6 9 (2.09%) Material Design
6 9 (2.09%) WPF
7 7 (1.62%) Flash
8 6 (1.39%) Framer.js
9 5 (1.16%) .NET
9 5 (1.16%) AngularJS
9 5 (1.16%) Sass
10 4 (0.93%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 3 (0.70%) Ajax
11 3 (0.70%) XML
12 2 (0.46%) Apache Flex
12 2 (0.46%) CGI
12 2 (0.46%) D3.js
12 2 (0.46%) DHTML
12 2 (0.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 431 (100.00%) User Experience
2 57 (13.23%) Mobile App
3 40 (9.28%) Visualisation
4 16 (3.71%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (3.02%) Fintech
6 11 (2.55%) Social Media
7 8 (1.86%) Graphic Design
8 7 (1.62%) Video on Demand
9 6 (1.39%) W3C
10 5 (1.16%) Digital Media
11 4 (0.93%) Ergonomics
11 4 (0.93%) iPhone
11 4 (0.93%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.70%) Copywriting
12 3 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.70%) Mobile Banking
12 3 (0.70%) Motion Graphics
13 2 (0.46%) Cyberthreat
13 2 (0.46%) iPad
13 2 (0.46%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 28 (6.50%) Apple iOS
2 21 (4.87%) Android
3 5 (1.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 244 (56.61%) Wireframes
2 173 (40.14%) Agile Software Development
3 123 (28.54%) Prototyping
4 67 (15.55%) E-Commerce
5 37 (8.58%) Data Visualisation
6 35 (8.12%) Information Architecture
7 33 (7.66%) Rapid Prototyping
8 30 (6.96%) Usability Testing
9 29 (6.73%) Responsive Web Design
9 29 (6.73%) Scrum
10 27 (6.26%) Product Management
11 21 (4.87%) Analytics
12 20 (4.64%) Guerrilla Research
12 20 (4.64%) Typography
13 18 (4.18%) Service Design
13 18 (4.18%) UX Design
13 18 (4.18%) Web Design
14 17 (3.94%) Customer Insight
15 14 (3.25%) Front End Development
16 13 (3.02%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 63 (14.62%) JavaScript
2 9 (2.09%) Java
3 5 (1.16%) C#
4 4 (0.93%) XAML
5 2 (0.46%) SQL
6 1 (0.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 43 (9.98%) Degree
2 4 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (0.70%) MBA
3 3 (0.70%) Postgraduate
3 3 (0.70%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.46%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.16%) QA
2 2 (0.46%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.23%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 1 (0.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.46%) Kibana
Vendors
1 80 (18.56%) Adobe
2 13 (3.02%) Microsoft
3 8 (1.86%) Google
4 4 (0.93%) DevExpress
4 4 (0.93%) IBM
4 4 (0.93%) Infragistics
4 4 (0.93%) Telerik
5 3 (0.70%) Omniture
5 3 (0.70%) Optimizely
6 2 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.23%) Facebook
7 1 (0.23%) SAP
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