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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Experience Designer
Rank 227 265 243
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -22
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 225 165 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.05% 0.73% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 0.77% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 130 154
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £338 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £368 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.84% -8.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £33.59 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.00
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
20235 21509 22822
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.76% 95.16% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14421 15222 16429
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 284 347 443
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 -13 31 £438 +2.94% 6
Croydon - 2 £488 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
UX Designer
England

UX Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 450 (100.00%) User Experience
2 244 (54.22%) Wireframes
3 188 (41.78%) Agile Software Development
4 166 (36.89%) HTML
5 154 (34.22%) CSS
6 131 (29.11%) Prototyping
7 102 (22.67%) Axure RP
8 88 (19.56%) Adobe
9 85 (18.89%) Finance
10 69 (15.33%) JavaScript
11 67 (14.89%) Banking
12 66 (14.67%) E-Commerce
13 59 (13.11%) OmniGraffle
14 57 (12.67%) Mobile App
15 56 (12.44%) Photoshop
16 49 (10.89%) Degree
17 43 (9.56%) Information Architecture
18 42 (9.33%) Adobe Illustrator
19 37 (8.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
20 35 (7.78%) Rapid Prototyping
21 32 (7.11%) Visualisation
21 32 (7.11%) Responsive Web Design
22 31 (6.89%) Usability Testing
23 30 (6.67%) Apple iOS
24 29 (6.44%) Data Visualisation
24 29 (6.44%) Scrum
25 27 (6.00%) Retail
25 27 (6.00%) Marketing
25 27 (6.00%) HTML5
25 27 (6.00%) InVision

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 (2.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.56%) Marvel
3 5 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (0.67%) CMS
5 1 (0.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 59 (13.11%) OmniGraffle
2 56 (12.44%) Photoshop
3 42 (9.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 37 (8.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 27 (6.00%) InVision
6 8 (1.78%) Flinto
7 7 (1.56%) InDesign
8 6 (1.33%) MS Visio
9 5 (1.11%) MS Office
10 4 (0.89%) MS Excel
10 4 (0.89%) Pixate
11 3 (0.67%) Fireworks
12 2 (0.44%) UXPin
13 1 (0.22%) 3ds Max
13 1 (0.22%) Adobe After Effects
13 1 (0.22%) GIMP
13 1 (0.22%) Pixelapse
Business Applications
1 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.22%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.11%) Office 365
3 3 (0.67%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.22%) Basecamp
4 1 (0.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.56%) Intranet
2 4 (0.89%) Internet
2 4 (0.89%) snoop
3 3 (0.67%) Network Security
4 1 (0.22%) Extranet
4 1 (0.22%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (0.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.22%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 102 (22.67%) Axure RP
2 14 (3.11%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 9 (2.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.89%) Bitbucket
4 4 (0.89%) Dreamweaver
4 4 (0.89%) NCrunch
4 4 (0.89%) NUnit
4 4 (0.89%) ReSharper
4 4 (0.89%) TeamCity
5 3 (0.67%) JIRA
6 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Blend
7 1 (0.22%) Jasmine
General
1 85 (18.89%) Finance
2 67 (14.89%) Banking
3 27 (6.00%) Marketing
3 27 (6.00%) Retail
4 20 (4.44%) Investment Banking
5 9 (2.00%) Games
5 9 (2.00%) Publishing
5 9 (2.00%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.33%) Legal
7 4 (0.89%) Front Office
8 3 (0.67%) Advertising
8 3 (0.67%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.22%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (36.89%) HTML
2 154 (34.22%) CSS
3 27 (6.00%) HTML5
4 19 (4.22%) CSS3
4 19 (4.22%) jQuery
5 9 (2.00%) WPF
6 7 (1.56%) Flash
7 6 (1.33%) Ajax
7 6 (1.33%) Material Design
8 5 (1.11%) .NET
8 5 (1.11%) CGI
8 5 (1.11%) Sass
9 4 (0.89%) AngularJS
9 4 (0.89%) Framer.js
9 4 (0.89%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 3 (0.67%) React
10 3 (0.67%) XML
11 2 (0.44%) Apache Flex
11 2 (0.44%) DHTML
12 1 (0.22%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 450 (100.00%) User Experience
2 57 (12.67%) Mobile App
3 32 (7.11%) Visualisation
4 19 (4.22%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (2.67%) Graphic Design
5 12 (2.67%) Social Media
6 8 (1.78%) Digital Media
6 8 (1.78%) Fintech
7 7 (1.56%) Animation
7 7 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.33%) W3C
9 5 (1.11%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.11%) Video on Demand
10 4 (0.89%) Copywriting
10 4 (0.89%) Ergonomics
10 4 (0.89%) iPhone
11 3 (0.67%) Mobile Banking
11 3 (0.67%) Motion Graphics
11 3 (0.67%) Psychology
12 2 (0.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 30 (6.67%) Apple iOS
2 24 (5.33%) Android
3 7 (1.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 244 (54.22%) Wireframes
2 188 (41.78%) Agile Software Development
3 131 (29.11%) Prototyping
4 66 (14.67%) E-Commerce
5 43 (9.56%) Information Architecture
6 35 (7.78%) Rapid Prototyping
7 32 (7.11%) Responsive Web Design
8 31 (6.89%) Usability Testing
9 29 (6.44%) Data Visualisation
9 29 (6.44%) Scrum
10 26 (5.78%) Customer Insight
11 25 (5.56%) Guerrilla Research
12 22 (4.89%) Front End Development
12 22 (4.89%) Product Management
13 20 (4.44%) Typography
13 20 (4.44%) UX Design
14 17 (3.78%) Web Design
15 16 (3.56%) Analytics
15 16 (3.56%) Service Design
16 13 (2.89%) Cash Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (15.33%) JavaScript
2 9 (2.00%) Java
3 5 (1.11%) C#
4 4 (0.89%) XAML
5 3 (0.67%) PHP
6 1 (0.22%) ActionScript
6 1 (0.22%) Ruby
6 1 (0.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (10.89%) Degree
2 6 (1.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (1.11%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.67%) MBA
4 3 (0.67%) Postgraduate
5 2 (0.44%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.78%) QA
2 4 (0.89%) WCAG
3 2 (0.44%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.22%) Actionable Recommendations
Vendors
1 88 (19.56%) Adobe
2 15 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (1.33%) Google
4 4 (0.89%) DevExpress
4 4 (0.89%) IBM
4 4 (0.89%) Infragistics
4 4 (0.89%) Telerik
5 3 (0.67%) Omniture
5 3 (0.67%) Optimizely
6 2 (0.44%) BT
6 2 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.22%) Facebook
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