The table below looks at the statistics for the UX Designer role 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 Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 320 252 305
Rank change year-on-year
-68 +53
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 105 181 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.45% 0.77% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.83% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 133 93
Average daily rate
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£393 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.87% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £549 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £90.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
21633 21832 22445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.16% 92.83% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 15157 14952 15264
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 357 404 470
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.75 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

UX Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UX Designer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 31 July 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UX Designer across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

UX Designer Hourly Rate Histogram in London

UX Designer
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 Designer within the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 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 -32 28 £378 -5.62% 11
Croydon - 1 - -
Harrow - 1 £175 -
Ilford - 1 £450 -
Paddington - 1 £475 -
UX Designer
England

UX Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited UX Designer in their job title 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 with UX Designer in their job title.

1 201 (100.00%) User Experience
2 69 (34.33%) Axure RP
3 58 (28.86%) CSS
4 57 (28.36%) HTML
5 48 (23.88%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (22.89%) Photoshop
7 40 (19.90%) Information Architecture
8 38 (18.91%) Mobile App
9 35 (17.41%) JavaScript
9 35 (17.41%) Adobe Illustrator
10 33 (16.42%) E-Commerce
11 30 (14.93%) Adobe
11 30 (14.93%) Retail
12 27 (13.43%) Banking
12 27 (13.43%) Finance
13 24 (11.94%) Usability Testing
14 21 (10.45%) UX Design
15 20 (9.95%) Degree
16 18 (8.96%) Balsamiq Mockups
16 18 (8.96%) OmniGraffle
17 17 (8.46%) Stakeholder Management
18 16 (7.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
19 14 (6.97%) Marketing
20 13 (6.47%) Web Design
21 12 (5.97%) Visualisation
22 10 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
23 9 (4.48%) HTML5
23 9 (4.48%) jQuery
23 9 (4.48%) Fireworks
24 8 (3.98%) Apple iOS

UX Designer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited UX Designer in their job title 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 with UX Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (2.49%) Confluence
2 2 (1.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 46 (22.89%) Photoshop
2 35 (17.41%) Adobe Illustrator
3 18 (8.96%) OmniGraffle
4 16 (7.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 9 (4.48%) Fireworks
6 4 (1.99%) MS Visio
7 2 (1.00%) Edge Animate
7 2 (1.00%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.50%) SaaS
2 1 (0.50%) PaaS
2 1 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.50%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.99%) Internet
2 2 (1.00%) Broadband
3 1 (0.50%) Intranet
3 1 (0.50%) ATM
Development Applications
1 69 (34.33%) Axure RP
2 18 (8.96%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 5 (2.49%) JIRA
4 3 (1.49%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (1.00%) Git (software)
General
1 30 (14.93%) Retail
2 27 (13.43%) Banking
2 27 (13.43%) Finance
3 14 (6.97%) Marketing
4 6 (2.99%) Retail Banking
4 6 (2.99%) Advertising
5 5 (2.49%) Publishing
5 5 (2.49%) Games
6 3 (1.49%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.00%) Electronics
7 2 (1.00%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.50%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.50%) Interactive Media
8 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.50%) Back Office
8 1 (0.50%) Legal
8 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (28.86%) CSS
2 57 (28.36%) HTML
3 9 (4.48%) jQuery
3 9 (4.48%) HTML5
4 7 (3.48%) CSS3
5 5 (2.49%) Sass
6 3 (1.49%) Haml
6 3 (1.49%) Flash
7 2 (1.00%) XML
7 2 (1.00%) Middleware
7 2 (1.00%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (1.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (1.00%) LESS
8 1 (0.50%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.50%) Apache Flex
8 1 (0.50%) Ajax
8 1 (0.50%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 201 (100.00%) User Experience
2 38 (18.91%) Mobile App
3 12 (5.97%) Visualisation
4 10 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.48%) Graphic Design
6 5 (2.49%) Copywriting
7 4 (1.99%) Animation
8 3 (1.49%) Human Factors
8 3 (1.49%) W3C
9 2 (1.00%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.00%) Online Games
9 2 (1.00%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.50%) iPhone
10 1 (0.50%) Social Network
10 1 (0.50%) RIA
10 1 (0.50%) Augmented Reality
10 1 (0.50%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.50%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.50%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.98%) Apple iOS
2 7 (3.48%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (23.88%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (19.90%) Information Architecture
3 33 (16.42%) E-Commerce
4 24 (11.94%) Usability Testing
5 21 (10.45%) UX Design
6 17 (8.46%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (6.47%) Web Design
8 8 (3.98%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (3.48%) Analytics
10 6 (2.99%) Rapid Prototyping
10 6 (2.99%) Product Management
10 6 (2.99%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 6 (2.99%) Project Management
11 5 (2.49%) Scrum
11 5 (2.49%) User Stories
12 4 (1.99%) B2B
12 4 (1.99%) Industrial Design
12 4 (1.99%) Time Management
13 3 (1.49%) Web Accessibility
13 3 (1.49%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (17.41%) JavaScript
2 3 (1.49%) C
3 2 (1.00%) Ruby
4 1 (0.50%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 20 (9.95%) Degree
2 3 (1.49%) DV Cleared
2 3 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.50%) QA
Vendors
1 30 (14.93%) Adobe
2 2 (1.00%) Apple
2 2 (1.00%) Google
3 1 (0.50%) Atlassian
3 1 (0.50%) Facebook
3 1 (0.50%) Twitter
3 1 (0.50%) Green Hat
3 1 (0.50%) SAP
3 1 (0.50%) IBM
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