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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 231 221 228
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 44 30 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.44% 0.33% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.35% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 19 10
Average daily rate
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£360 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £310 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £540 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
UX Designer
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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
9157 8491 8122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 92.47% 92.19% 93.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5544 4748 4306
Average daily rate £375 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £210 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 417 425 497
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.42% -5.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.70 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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 -4 20 £360 +6.66% 7
Surrey +6 10 - -
West Sussex -11 4 £300 -4.00%
Buckinghamshire - 3 £375 -
East Sussex - 3 £425 - 1
Middlesex - 3 £348 -
Hampshire -2 1 £375 -37.50% 1
UX Designer
England

UX Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 90 (100.00%) User Experience
2 54 (60.00%) Axure RP
3 51 (56.67%) HTML
4 47 (52.22%) CSS
5 21 (23.33%) JavaScript
6 20 (22.22%) W3C
6 20 (22.22%) Web Accessibility
6 20 (22.22%) Information Architecture
7 19 (21.11%) Photoshop
8 17 (18.89%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (17.78%) Adobe
10 14 (15.56%) HTML5
11 13 (14.44%) OmniGraffle
12 12 (13.33%) Adobe Illustrator
13 9 (10.00%) E-Commerce
13 9 (10.00%) MS Visio
13 9 (10.00%) UX Design
14 8 (8.89%) Usability Testing
15 7 (7.78%) jQuery
15 7 (7.78%) SAP
15 7 (7.78%) CRM
15 7 (7.78%) Balsamiq Mockups
15 7 (7.78%) CSS3
16 6 (6.67%) Analytics
16 6 (6.67%) Finance
16 6 (6.67%) Marketing
16 6 (6.67%) Degree
17 5 (5.56%) SAP IS-U
17 5 (5.56%) SAP CRM
17 5 (5.56%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 2 (2.22%) CMS
2 1 (1.11%) Node.js
Applications
1 19 (21.11%) Photoshop
2 13 (14.44%) OmniGraffle
3 12 (13.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (10.00%) MS Visio
5 4 (4.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (3.33%) GIMP
7 2 (2.22%) MS Office
8 1 (1.11%) MS Excel
8 1 (1.11%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 5 (5.56%) SAP CRM
1 5 (5.56%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.33%) SaaS
2 2 (2.22%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (2.22%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.11%) MVNO
Development Applications
1 54 (60.00%) Axure RP
2 7 (7.78%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (3.33%) Subversion
3 3 (3.33%) Jasmine
4 2 (2.22%) ProtoShare
4 2 (2.22%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.11%) Dreamweaver
General
1 6 (6.67%) Finance
1 6 (6.67%) Marketing
2 4 (4.44%) Banking
2 4 (4.44%) Retail
3 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (56.67%) HTML
2 47 (52.22%) CSS
3 14 (15.56%) HTML5
4 7 (7.78%) CSS3
4 7 (7.78%) jQuery
5 5 (5.56%) AngularJS
5 5 (5.56%) XHTML
6 4 (4.44%) Sass
6 4 (4.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (3.33%) Express
7 3 (3.33%) Dojo
7 3 (3.33%) YUI
8 2 (2.22%) SAP BSP
8 2 (2.22%) Flash
9 1 (1.11%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 90 (100.00%) User Experience
2 20 (22.22%) W3C
3 4 (4.44%) Visualisation
3 4 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.44%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.33%) Ergonomics
4 3 (3.33%) Human Factors
4 3 (3.33%) E-Learning
5 2 (2.22%) Graphic Design
5 2 (2.22%) Animation
6 1 (1.11%) Social Media
6 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.33%) Android
1 3 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.22%) Web Accessibility
1 20 (22.22%) Information Architecture
2 17 (18.89%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 9 (10.00%) UX Design
4 8 (8.89%) Usability Testing
5 7 (7.78%) CRM
6 6 (6.67%) Analytics
7 5 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (5.56%) Web Design
7 5 (5.56%) Project Management
8 4 (4.44%) SOA
8 4 (4.44%) Product Management
9 3 (3.33%) Waterfall
9 3 (3.33%) Scrum
9 3 (3.33%) Software Engineering
10 2 (2.22%) Data Analytics
10 2 (2.22%) Mentoring
11 1 (1.11%) Rapid Prototyping
11 1 (1.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 21 (23.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (3.33%) Java
3 2 (2.22%) C
4 1 (1.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (1.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.11%) BC Cleared
2 1 (1.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 16 (17.78%) Adobe
2 7 (7.78%) SAP
3 5 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.22%) Macromedia
4 2 (2.22%) ClickTale
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