The table below looks at the statistics for the UX 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 UX Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Experience Designer
Rank 223 220 203
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -17
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 55 44 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.57% 0.44% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.47% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 23 32
Average daily rate £375 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £298 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £106.25 - -
UX Designer
England

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
9195 9387 8770
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 95.43% 94.33% 93.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 5592 5136 4818
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 375 453 481
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.50 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

UX Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

UX Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

UX 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 UX Designer across the South East region.

UX Designer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

UX Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UX Designer across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

UX Designer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

UX 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 UX Designer across the South East region.

UX Designer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

UX 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 UX Designer within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
West Sussex -2 16 £375 +11.11% 1
Surrey -1 14 £375 -6.25%
Berkshire -4 12 £375 +25.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +16 4 - - 1
East Sussex +3 4 £363 -9.37% 1
Hampshire +1 3 £256 - 2
UX Designer
England

UX Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 91 (100.00%) User Experience
2 33 (36.26%) CSS
3 32 (35.16%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (32.97%) HTML
5 25 (27.47%) Usability Testing
6 23 (25.27%) Web Design
7 19 (20.88%) Responsive Web Design
8 17 (18.68%) Android
8 17 (18.68%) CRM
9 16 (17.58%) Apple iOS
9 16 (17.58%) Mobile App
10 13 (14.29%) JavaScript
11 12 (13.19%) Axure RP
12 10 (10.99%) Rapid Prototyping
12 10 (10.99%) Retail
12 10 (10.99%) Photoshop
13 9 (9.89%) Adobe
13 9 (9.89%) HTML5
14 8 (8.79%) Windows 10
14 8 (8.79%) Windows
15 7 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
15 7 (7.69%) Degree
15 7 (7.69%) Front End Development
16 6 (6.59%) CSS3
16 6 (6.59%) Analytics
16 6 (6.59%) CMS
17 5 (5.49%) Workflow
17 5 (5.49%) SOA
17 5 (5.49%) SAP
17 5 (5.49%) jQuery

UX Designer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 6 (6.59%) CMS
2 1 (1.10%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (10.99%) Photoshop
2 7 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (4.40%) OmniGraffle
4 3 (3.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (2.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) SAP CRM
1 2 (2.20%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (1.10%) BigMachines
2 1 (1.10%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.40%) Google Analytics
2 3 (3.30%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.10%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 12 (13.19%) Axure RP
2 3 (3.30%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle APEX
General
1 10 (10.99%) Retail
2 4 (4.40%) Banking
2 4 (4.40%) Finance
2 4 (4.40%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.10%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (36.26%) CSS
2 30 (32.97%) HTML
3 9 (9.89%) HTML5
4 6 (6.59%) CSS3
5 5 (5.49%) jQuery
6 1 (1.10%) .NET
6 1 (1.10%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.10%) Mason
6 1 (1.10%) SAP BSP
6 1 (1.10%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 91 (100.00%) User Experience
2 16 (17.58%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.20%) Animation
4 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.10%) Data Conversion
4 1 (1.10%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.10%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.10%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.68%) Android
2 16 (17.58%) Apple iOS
3 8 (8.79%) Windows
3 8 (8.79%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.20%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (35.16%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (27.47%) Usability Testing
3 23 (25.27%) Web Design
4 19 (20.88%) Responsive Web Design
5 17 (18.68%) CRM
6 10 (10.99%) Rapid Prototyping
7 7 (7.69%) Front End Development
8 6 (6.59%) Analytics
9 5 (5.49%) SOA
9 5 (5.49%) Workflow
10 4 (4.40%) Content Management
10 4 (4.40%) E-Commerce
10 4 (4.40%) Information Architecture
10 4 (4.40%) OO
10 4 (4.40%) OOP
10 4 (4.40%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (4.40%) Service Design
10 4 (4.40%) Software Delivery
11 3 (3.30%) Data Analytics
11 3 (3.30%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.20%) Java
2 2 (2.20%) PHP
3 1 (1.10%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 7 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (9.89%) Adobe
2 5 (5.49%) SAP
3 4 (4.40%) Apple
4 3 (3.30%) ClickTale
5 1 (1.10%) EXTOL
5 1 (1.10%) Google
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle
5 1 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.10%) Siebel
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