The first table below looks at the demand for the User Experience Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Experience Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 15 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

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
15 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Experience (UX) Architect
Rank 237 225 237
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Contract jobs requiring a User Experience Architect 10 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.095% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.10% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate £375 £338 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -20.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £338 £425
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -20.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8920 7735 9784
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.80% 92.16% 92.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4918 3845 4433
Average daily rate £353 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £220 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 479 607 692
Average hourly rate £17.25 £18.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.75% -5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £39.00 £41.74
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.63
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.82%
User Experience Architect
England

User Experience Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing User Experience Architect in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

User Experience Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

User Experience Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing User Experience Architect across the South East region.

User Experience Architect Daily Rate Trend in the South East

User Experience Architect
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Experience Architect within the South East region over the 3 months to 15 April 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Berkshire -9 6 - - 2
Oxfordshire - 2 £375 - 2
Hampshire - - - -
User Experience Architect
England

User Experience Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited User Experience Architect 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 User Experience Architect in their job title.

1 14 (93.33%) Axure RP
2 10 (66.67%) Information Architecture
3 8 (53.33%) OmniGraffle
3 8 (53.33%) HTML
3 8 (53.33%) Photoshop
4 7 (46.67%) MS Visio
5 6 (40.00%) Dreamweaver
5 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (40.00%) Adobe
5 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce
5 6 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (40.00%) InDesign
5 6 (40.00%) Interactive Media
6 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
7 2 (13.33%) Android
7 2 (13.33%) Copywriting
7 2 (13.33%) CSS
7 2 (13.33%) Windows
7 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
7 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
7 2 (13.33%) Windows Phone
8 1 (6.67%) New Media
8 1 (6.67%) Publishing
8 1 (6.67%) Validation
8 1 (6.67%) Scrum
8 1 (6.67%) WPF
8 1 (6.67%) Silverlight
8 1 (6.67%) Usability Testing
8 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Blend
8 1 (6.67%) Rapid Prototyping

User Experience Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited User Experience Architect 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 User Experience Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 8 (53.33%) OmniGraffle
1 8 (53.33%) Photoshop
2 7 (46.67%) MS Visio
3 6 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (40.00%) InDesign
Development Applications
1 14 (93.33%) Axure RP
2 6 (40.00%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 6 (40.00%) Interactive Media
2 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) HTML
2 2 (13.33%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) WPF
3 1 (6.67%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Copywriting
1 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.67%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Android
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Information Architecture
2 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.67%) Validation
3 1 (6.67%) Scrum
3 1 (6.67%) Usability Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Rapid Prototyping
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (40.00%) Adobe
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