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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 207 219 235
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +16
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 36 12 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.39% 0.14% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.15% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 20
Average daily rate
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£350 £450 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +63.63%
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 £400 £275
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +45.45%
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
8392 8070 9133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.47% 92.66% 92.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4635 4319 4191
Average daily rate £360 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £215 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 435 498 620
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 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 +40 26 £350 -22.22% 4
Surrey +2 4 £600 +113.33%
West Sussex - 4 £313 -
Hampshire -14 2 £600 +25.65%
Oxfordshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
UX Designer
England

UX Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 58 (100.00%) User Experience
2 38 (65.52%) HTML
3 33 (56.90%) Axure RP
4 32 (55.17%) CSS
5 29 (50.00%) Adobe
6 28 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (44.83%) UX Design
8 25 (43.10%) Photoshop
9 22 (37.93%) Adobe Illustrator
10 18 (31.03%) OmniGraffle
11 17 (29.31%) Scrum
12 10 (17.24%) Mobile App
13 9 (15.52%) JavaScript
13 9 (15.52%) HTML5
14 7 (12.07%) Android
14 7 (12.07%) Apple iOS
15 6 (10.34%) Web Accessibility
15 6 (10.34%) Degree
15 6 (10.34%) W3C
15 6 (10.34%) Web Design
16 5 (8.62%) MS Office
16 5 (8.62%) QA
16 5 (8.62%) Visualisation
16 5 (8.62%) CSS3
16 5 (8.62%) Appcelerator Titanium
16 5 (8.62%) Appcelerator
16 5 (8.62%) Enterprise Software
17 4 (6.90%) User Stories
17 4 (6.90%) Web Development
17 4 (6.90%) PHP

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (43.10%) Photoshop
2 22 (37.93%) Adobe Illustrator
3 18 (31.03%) OmniGraffle
4 5 (8.62%) MS Office
5 1 (1.72%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 33 (56.90%) Axure RP
2 5 (8.62%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (1.72%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Blend
3 1 (1.72%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 4 (6.90%) Publishing
2 3 (5.17%) Retail
3 2 (3.45%) Marketing
3 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.45%) Finance
3 2 (3.45%) Automotive
3 2 (3.45%) Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Front Office
4 1 (1.72%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (65.52%) HTML
2 32 (55.17%) CSS
3 9 (15.52%) HTML5
4 5 (8.62%) CSS3
5 3 (5.17%) Flash
6 1 (1.72%) .NET
6 1 (1.72%) WPF
6 1 (1.72%) jQuery
6 1 (1.72%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 58 (100.00%) User Experience
2 10 (17.24%) Mobile App
3 6 (10.34%) W3C
4 5 (8.62%) Visualisation
4 5 (8.62%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (5.17%) Smartphone
6 2 (3.45%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.72%) FMCG
7 1 (1.72%) Social Media
7 1 (1.72%) Psychology
7 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.07%) Android
1 7 (12.07%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.72%) Windows
2 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (44.83%) UX Design
3 17 (29.31%) Scrum
4 6 (10.34%) Web Accessibility
4 6 (10.34%) Web Design
5 4 (6.90%) User Stories
5 4 (6.90%) Web Development
6 3 (5.17%) Analytics
7 2 (3.45%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (3.45%) Web Analytics
7 2 (3.45%) Rapid Prototyping
7 2 (3.45%) Usability Testing
8 1 (1.72%) Validation
8 1 (1.72%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.72%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.72%) Web Usability
8 1 (1.72%) Information Architecture
8 1 (1.72%) Online Marketing
8 1 (1.72%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.52%) JavaScript
2 4 (6.90%) PHP
3 1 (1.72%) C#
3 1 (1.72%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (10.34%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (50.00%) Adobe
2 5 (8.62%) Appcelerator
3 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.72%) hybris
4 1 (1.72%) Google
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