The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had UX Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Experience Designer
Rank 202 215 215
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 50 54 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.59% 0.55% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.58% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 34 26
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £285 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £375 £569
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.72% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 - -
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
7888 9239 8617
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.79% 94.72% 94.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4784 5565 4753
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 382 433 456
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.25 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +13.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

UX Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 27 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UX Designer within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Sussex +9 15 £395 +31.66% 2
Berkshire +2 15 £375 +4.16% 2
Hampshire +21 9 £350 - 1
Buckinghamshire +18 3 £388 +3.33%
Middlesex 0 2 £500 +42.85%
Surrey -5 2 £400 +14.28% 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £475 -
Kent - 1 £340 -
UX Designer
England

UX Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 South East region featuring UX Designer in the job title.

1 94 (100.00%) User Experience
2 54 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (54.26%) HTML
4 50 (53.19%) CSS
5 31 (32.98%) Wireframes
6 27 (28.72%) Prototyping
7 23 (24.47%) Mobile App
8 20 (21.28%) Rapid Prototyping
9 15 (15.96%) JavaScript
9 15 (15.96%) E-Commerce
10 13 (13.83%) Apple iOS
10 13 (13.83%) Android
11 12 (12.77%) Degree
11 12 (12.77%) Adobe
12 11 (11.70%) Web Design
12 11 (11.70%) Front End Development
13 10 (10.64%) Photoshop
13 10 (10.64%) Axure RP
14 9 (9.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 8 (8.51%) Service Design
15 8 (8.51%) Fireworks
16 7 (7.45%) HTML5
16 7 (7.45%) Customer Insight
17 6 (6.38%) CSS3
17 6 (6.38%) Information Architecture
18 5 (5.32%) Web Development
18 5 (5.32%) CMS
18 5 (5.32%) Banking
18 5 (5.32%) CRM
18 5 (5.32%) Analytical Skills

UX Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.32%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (10.64%) Photoshop
2 9 (9.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 8 (8.51%) Fireworks
4 4 (4.26%) OmniGraffle
5 3 (3.19%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (2.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.19%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (1.06%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.13%) Network Security
2 1 (1.06%) Broadband
Development Applications
1 10 (10.64%) Axure RP
General
1 5 (5.32%) Banking
2 4 (4.26%) Finance
3 3 (3.19%) Marketing
4 2 (2.13%) Retail
4 2 (2.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.06%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (54.26%) HTML
2 50 (53.19%) CSS
3 7 (7.45%) HTML5
4 6 (6.38%) CSS3
5 4 (4.26%) jQuery
6 3 (3.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (2.13%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 94 (100.00%) User Experience
2 23 (24.47%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.19%) iPad
4 3 (3.19%) iPhone
4 3 (3.19%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (2.13%) Animation
5 2 (2.13%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.06%) Social Media
6 1 (1.06%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.06%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.83%) Android
1 13 (13.83%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.06%) Windows
2 1 (1.06%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (32.98%) Wireframes
3 27 (28.72%) Prototyping
4 20 (21.28%) Rapid Prototyping
5 15 (15.96%) E-Commerce
6 11 (11.70%) Front End Development
6 11 (11.70%) Web Design
7 8 (8.51%) Service Design
8 7 (7.45%) Customer Insight
9 6 (6.38%) Information Architecture
10 5 (5.32%) CRM
10 5 (5.32%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (5.32%) Web Development
11 4 (4.26%) Software Engineering
11 4 (4.26%) Usability Testing
12 3 (3.19%) Content Management
12 3 (3.19%) Requirements Analysis
12 3 (3.19%) Software Delivery
12 3 (3.19%) UX Design
12 3 (3.19%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (15.96%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.13%) C
2 2 (2.13%) Java
2 2 (2.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (12.77%) Degree
2 1 (1.06%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (12.77%) Adobe
2 2 (2.13%) Apple
3 1 (1.06%) Google
3 1 (1.06%) Twitter
Sussex
Square One Resources
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Salt
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Rate: £365 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago