The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Reading region that had UX Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Experience Designer
Rank 61 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 4 15 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.52% 1.55% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 1.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 0
Median daily rate £375 £360 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 - -
UX Designer
Berkshire

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
690 907 836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 90.43% 93.51% 94.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 554 409
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £508 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 49 43
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.19% +23.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.24 £40.00 £20.00
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 Reading

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Reading region that featured UX Designer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 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 Reading region featuring UX Designer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) User Experience
2 5 (71.43%) Wireframes
3 4 (57.14%) CRM
4 3 (42.86%) Adobe
4 3 (42.86%) Axure RP
5 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (28.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (28.57%) Prototyping
5 2 (28.57%) Usability Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Web Design
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
6 1 (14.29%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (14.29%) HTML
6 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 1 (14.29%) CSS
6 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud

UX Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (14.29%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Axure RP
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) User Experience
2 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Wireframes
2 4 (57.14%) CRM
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Prototyping
3 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (28.57%) Usability Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Web Design
4 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Adobe