The table below looks at the statistics for UX Design skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UX Design over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Experience (UX) Design
Rank 104 97 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing UX Design 8 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.44% 0.21% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Median daily rate £425 £363 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £360 £369
% change year-on-year
+17.36% -2.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UX Design
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1505 1490 1050
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.24% 79.38% 77.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 943 891 654
Median daily rate £400 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 33 29
Median hourly rate £15.00 £33.64 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.41% +136.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.35 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.20 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

UX Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing UX Design as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

UX Design Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

UX Design
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing UX Design across the Manchester region.

UX Design Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

UX Design
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UX Design within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 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
Stockport -7 2 £438 - 1
Salford - 2 - -
UX Design
North West

UX Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing UX Design also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for UX Design.

1 12 (100.00%) User Experience
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) CSS
3 5 (41.67%) HTML
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (25.00%) jQuery
4 3 (25.00%) Front End Development
5 2 (16.67%) Information Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) Wireframes
5 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
5 2 (16.67%) BDD
5 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (16.67%) Sass
5 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
5 2 (16.67%) PhantomJS
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (16.67%) PHP
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) TDD
5 2 (16.67%) Banking
5 2 (16.67%) Ruby
5 2 (16.67%) Online Banking
5 2 (16.67%) Web Development
5 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 2 (16.67%) JSON
5 2 (16.67%) QA

UX Design
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (16.67%) PhantomJS
General
1 2 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Designer
2 6 (50.00%) UX Designer
3 3 (25.00%) Digital Designer
3 3 (25.00%) Interaction Designer
4 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 2 (16.67%) PHP Developer
4 2 (16.67%) User Researcher
5 1 (8.33%) Digital UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) CSS
1 5 (41.67%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) jQuery
3 2 (16.67%) JSON
3 2 (16.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) User Experience
2 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (16.67%) Online Banking
3 1 (8.33%) New Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (16.67%) BDD
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) Information Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) TDD
3 2 (16.67%) Use Case
3 2 (16.67%) Web Development
3 2 (16.67%) Wireframes
4 1 (8.33%) Prototyping
4 1 (8.33%) Qualitative Research
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) PHP
2 2 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland