The table below looks at the statistics for the User Experience Designer 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 Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 208 239 227
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -12
Contract jobs requiring a User Experience Designer 35 9 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.38% 0.10% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.11% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 20
Average daily rate
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£350 £388 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +40.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £281 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £478 £306
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £275
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +23.63%
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 South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8534 8116 9138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.96% 92.91% 91.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4759 4311 4248
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £220 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 442 505 599
Average hourly rate £16.14 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.18% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.10 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

User Experience Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

User Experience Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

User Experience Designer
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 Designer across the South East region.

User Experience Designer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

User Experience Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Experience Designer across the South East region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

User Experience Designer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

User Experience Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing User Experience Designer across the South East region.

User Experience Designer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

User Experience Designer
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 Designer within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire - 25 £350 - 3
Surrey -2 4 £600 +113.33% 1
West Sussex - 4 £313 -
Hampshire -15 2 £600 +25.65%
Oxfordshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
User Experience Designer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited User Experience 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 User Experience Designer in their job title.

1 70 (100.00%) User Experience
2 45 (64.29%) HTML
3 42 (60.00%) Axure RP
4 39 (55.71%) CSS
5 36 (51.43%) Adobe
6 31 (44.29%) Photoshop
6 31 (44.29%) User Experience Design
7 30 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
9 24 (34.29%) OmniGraffle
10 19 (27.14%) Scrum
11 14 (20.00%) JavaScript
12 10 (14.29%) Mobile App
13 9 (12.86%) HTML5
14 7 (10.00%) Apple iOS
14 7 (10.00%) Web Design
14 7 (10.00%) Degree
14 7 (10.00%) Android
15 6 (8.57%) Web Development
15 6 (8.57%) W3C
15 6 (8.57%) Analytics
15 6 (8.57%) Web Accessibility
16 5 (7.14%) Visualisation
16 5 (7.14%) Appcelerator
16 5 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
16 5 (7.14%) CSS3
16 5 (7.14%) Appcelerator Titanium
16 5 (7.14%) MS Office
16 5 (7.14%) Marketing
16 5 (7.14%) jQuery

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited User Experience 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 User Experience Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 31 (44.29%) Photoshop
2 28 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 24 (34.29%) OmniGraffle
4 5 (7.14%) MS Office
5 1 (1.43%) Fireworks
5 1 (1.43%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 42 (60.00%) Axure RP
2 5 (7.14%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (1.43%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (1.43%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 5 (7.14%) Marketing
2 4 (5.71%) Publishing
3 3 (4.29%) Finance
3 3 (4.29%) Retail
3 3 (4.29%) Advertising
4 2 (2.86%) Banking
4 2 (2.86%) Automotive
4 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.43%) Front Office
5 1 (1.43%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.43%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (64.29%) HTML
2 39 (55.71%) CSS
3 9 (12.86%) HTML5
4 5 (7.14%) CSS3
4 5 (7.14%) jQuery
5 3 (4.29%) Flash
6 2 (2.86%) Ajax
7 1 (1.43%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.43%) .NET
7 1 (1.43%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 70 (100.00%) User Experience
2 10 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 6 (8.57%) W3C
4 5 (7.14%) Visualisation
5 4 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (4.29%) Graphic Design
6 3 (4.29%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.43%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.43%) Social Media
7 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.43%) Psychology
7 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.43%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.00%) Apple iOS
1 7 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (1.43%) Windows 8
2 1 (1.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (44.29%) User Experience Design
2 30 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (27.14%) Scrum
4 7 (10.00%) Web Design
5 6 (8.57%) Web Development
5 6 (8.57%) Analytics
5 6 (8.57%) Web Accessibility
6 5 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (7.14%) Usability Testing
7 4 (5.71%) User Stories
7 4 (5.71%) Information Architecture
8 3 (4.29%) Web Usability
9 2 (2.86%) Web Analytics
9 2 (2.86%) Use Case
9 2 (2.86%) Workflow
9 2 (2.86%) Rapid Prototyping
10 1 (1.43%) Online Marketing
10 1 (1.43%) SEO
10 1 (1.43%) Validation
10 1 (1.43%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (5.71%) PHP
3 1 (1.43%) C#
3 1 (1.43%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) QA
Vendors
1 36 (51.43%) Adobe
2 5 (7.14%) Appcelerator
3 3 (4.29%) Google
4 2 (2.86%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.43%) hybris
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