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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Experience Designer
Rank 232 315 242
Rank change year-on-year
+83 -73
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 222 131 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.98% 0.55% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 0.58% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 92 150
Median daily rate £425 £390 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% -1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £276 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
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
21551 22395 23085
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.91% 94.71% 95.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 15332 15718 15678
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 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 254 329 439
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.60 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +27 27 £425 +12.58% 24
Uxbridge +4 7 £350 -
Paddington - 4 £400 -
Hounslow - 2 £350 -
Hammersmith - 2 £419 -
Croydon -13 1 £400 -20.00%
West Drayton - 1 £350 -
UX Designer
England

UX Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 447 (100.00%) User Experience
2 245 (54.81%) Wireframes
3 177 (39.60%) Agile Software Development
4 145 (32.44%) HTML
5 132 (29.53%) Prototyping
6 131 (29.31%) CSS
7 95 (21.25%) Axure RP
8 88 (19.69%) Adobe
9 74 (16.55%) JavaScript
10 71 (15.88%) OmniGraffle
11 64 (14.32%) Mobile App
12 61 (13.65%) Photoshop
12 61 (13.65%) E-Commerce
12 61 (13.65%) Finance
13 51 (11.41%) InVision
14 47 (10.51%) Information Architecture
15 44 (9.84%) Apple iOS
16 42 (9.40%) Banking
16 42 (9.40%) Degree
17 40 (8.95%) Adobe Illustrator
18 39 (8.72%) Android
19 38 (8.50%) Responsive Web Design
20 37 (8.28%) Rapid Prototyping
21 36 (8.05%) Front End Development
22 31 (6.94%) Retail
23 29 (6.49%) HTML5
24 28 (6.26%) UX Design
24 28 (6.26%) Usability Testing
25 27 (6.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
26 25 (5.59%) jQuery

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 9 (2.01%) Marvel
2 7 (1.57%) SharePoint
3 4 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.45%) WordPress
5 1 (0.22%) CMS
5 1 (0.22%) Confluence
5 1 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 71 (15.88%) OmniGraffle
2 61 (13.65%) Photoshop
3 51 (11.41%) InVision
4 40 (8.95%) Adobe Illustrator
5 27 (6.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 11 (2.46%) MS Visio
7 6 (1.34%) InDesign
8 5 (1.12%) Flinto
9 3 (0.67%) MS Excel
9 3 (0.67%) MS Office
10 2 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
11 1 (0.22%) 3ds Max
11 1 (0.22%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.22%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.22%) GIMP
11 1 (0.22%) Pixate
11 1 (0.22%) Pixelapse
11 1 (0.22%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 1 (0.22%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.89%) Google Analytics
2 4 (0.89%) Office 365
3 3 (0.67%) SaaS
4 2 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.22%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.68%) Internet
2 6 (1.34%) Intranet
3 5 (1.12%) Network Security
4 1 (0.22%) AMQP
4 1 (0.22%) Extranet
4 1 (0.22%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.22%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.45%) Big Data
1 2 (0.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.22%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.22%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.22%) Neo4j
2 1 (0.22%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 95 (21.25%) Axure RP
2 16 (3.58%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 5 (1.12%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.89%) JIRA
5 2 (0.45%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (0.45%) Xcode
6 1 (0.22%) Ant
6 1 (0.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.22%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.22%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.22%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.22%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.22%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.22%) Maven
6 1 (0.22%) Mocha
6 1 (0.22%) Mockito
6 1 (0.22%) Subversion
6 1 (0.22%) TeamCity
General
1 61 (13.65%) Finance
2 42 (9.40%) Banking
3 31 (6.94%) Retail
4 13 (2.91%) Games
5 12 (2.68%) Marketing
6 10 (2.24%) Publishing
7 8 (1.79%) Legal
8 7 (1.57%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.12%) Advertising
9 5 (1.12%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.67%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.67%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.22%) Automotive
11 1 (0.22%) Electronics
11 1 (0.22%) Law
11 1 (0.22%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (32.44%) HTML
2 131 (29.31%) CSS
3 29 (6.49%) HTML5
4 25 (5.59%) jQuery
5 22 (4.92%) CSS3
6 10 (2.24%) CGI
7 6 (1.34%) AngularJS
7 6 (1.34%) Web Services
8 4 (0.89%) Ajax
8 4 (0.89%) Framer.js
9 3 (0.67%) .NET
9 3 (0.67%) Flash
9 3 (0.67%) React
9 3 (0.67%) XML
10 2 (0.45%) Backbone.js
10 2 (0.45%) Sass
10 2 (0.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (0.22%) Ember.js
11 1 (0.22%) Marionette.js
11 1 (0.22%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 447 (100.00%) User Experience
2 64 (14.32%) Mobile App
3 18 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (3.58%) Graphic Design
5 10 (2.24%) Digital Media
5 10 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (2.01%) Animation
7 8 (1.79%) Online Banking
7 8 (1.79%) Visualisation
8 6 (1.34%) W3C
9 5 (1.12%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.12%) Social Network
9 5 (1.12%) Video on Demand
10 4 (0.89%) Fintech
10 4 (0.89%) Interactive TV
10 4 (0.89%) Social Media
11 3 (0.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (0.67%) Motion Graphics
11 3 (0.67%) Psychology
12 2 (0.45%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 44 (9.84%) Apple iOS
2 39 (8.72%) Android
3 6 (1.34%) Windows
4 1 (0.22%) Linux
4 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 245 (54.81%) Wireframes
2 177 (39.60%) Agile Software Development
3 132 (29.53%) Prototyping
4 61 (13.65%) E-Commerce
5 47 (10.51%) Information Architecture
6 38 (8.50%) Responsive Web Design
7 37 (8.28%) Rapid Prototyping
8 36 (8.05%) Front End Development
9 28 (6.26%) Usability Testing
9 28 (6.26%) UX Design
10 25 (5.59%) Web Design
11 23 (5.15%) Scrum
11 23 (5.15%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (3.36%) Customer Insight
12 15 (3.36%) Typography
13 14 (3.13%) Guerrilla Research
13 14 (3.13%) Service Design
14 13 (2.91%) User Stories
15 12 (2.68%) Project Management
16 10 (2.24%) Competitor Analysis
Programming Languages
1 74 (16.55%) JavaScript
2 9 (2.01%) Java
3 5 (1.12%) PHP
4 2 (0.45%) Ruby
4 2 (0.45%) SQL
5 1 (0.22%) ActionScript
5 1 (0.22%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.22%) Scala
Qualifications
1 42 (9.40%) Degree
2 9 (2.01%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.12%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (1.12%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.45%) MBA
4 2 (0.45%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.01%) QA
2 4 (0.89%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (0.89%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (0.22%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 88 (19.69%) Adobe
2 9 (2.01%) Microsoft
3 4 (0.89%) Google
4 2 (0.45%) BT
5 1 (0.22%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.22%) Facebook
5 1 (0.22%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.22%) Twitter
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