The table below looks at the statistics for the UX Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 7 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 56 71 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 13 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.57% 0.11% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.73% 0.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Average daily rate
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£338 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
751 826 848
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 90.70% 90.37% 92.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 368 373
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £260 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 30 41
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.07 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.16% -7.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.00 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.12 £20.10 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.08 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.61% -8.11%

UX Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

UX Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

UX Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

UX Designer Daily Rate Trend in Reading

UX Designer
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 23 (100.00%) User Experience
2 21 (91.30%) Axure RP
3 20 (86.96%) HTML
3 20 (86.96%) CSS
4 18 (78.26%) W3C
4 18 (78.26%) Web Accessibility
5 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
6 3 (13.04%) SaaS
7 2 (8.70%) Photoshop
7 2 (8.70%) Graphic Design
7 2 (8.70%) Jasmine
7 2 (8.70%) Sass
7 2 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (8.70%) CMS
7 2 (8.70%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (8.70%) Web Design
7 2 (8.70%) Flash
7 2 (8.70%) XHTML
7 2 (8.70%) CRM
7 2 (8.70%) Adobe
7 2 (8.70%) Macromedia
8 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software

UX Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 2 (8.70%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Photoshop
1 2 (8.70%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 21 (91.30%) Axure RP
2 2 (8.70%) Jasmine
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (86.96%) HTML
1 20 (86.96%) CSS
2 2 (8.70%) Flash
2 2 (8.70%) XHTML
2 2 (8.70%) Sass
2 2 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 23 (100.00%) User Experience
2 18 (78.26%) W3C
3 2 (8.70%) Graphic Design
4 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Web Accessibility
2 2 (8.70%) CRM
2 2 (8.70%) Web Design
3 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Adobe
1 2 (8.70%) Macromedia
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