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 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Experience Designer
Rank 219 220 190
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -30
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 38 39 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.44% 0.41% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.44% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 21 45
Average daily rate £375 £335 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% -16.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 -
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
8034 8878 7818
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.90% 93.76% 93.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4842 4750 4074
Average daily rate £385 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £518 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 413 432 455
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 8 February 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 8 February 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
Berkshire +5 17 £400 +39.13% 3
West Sussex +9 7 £349 -7.00% 1
Surrey 0 7 - - 1
Buckinghamshire +11 2 £400 -
Oxfordshire +2 2 £356 +58.33%
Kent - 1 - -
UX Designer
England

UX Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 99 (100.00%) User Experience
2 34 (34.34%) HTML
3 30 (30.30%) Axure RP
3 30 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (29.29%) CSS
4 29 (29.29%) Usability Testing
5 20 (20.20%) Responsive Web Design
6 19 (19.19%) Web Design
7 16 (16.16%) CRM
7 16 (16.16%) Photoshop
7 16 (16.16%) HTML5
8 15 (15.15%) JavaScript
9 14 (14.14%) Analytics
10 12 (12.12%) Adobe
11 11 (11.11%) Mobile App
11 11 (11.11%) Information Architecture
12 10 (10.10%) Adobe Illustrator
13 9 (9.09%) Android
13 9 (9.09%) Apple iOS
14 8 (8.08%) Data Analytics
14 8 (8.08%) Front End Development
15 7 (7.07%) Mobile Development
15 7 (7.07%) OmniGraffle
15 7 (7.07%) Google Analytics
15 7 (7.07%) Apple
15 7 (7.07%) Typography
16 6 (6.06%) W3C
16 6 (6.06%) SOA
16 6 (6.06%) SAP
16 6 (6.06%) SAP CRM

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 2 (2.02%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (16.16%) Photoshop
2 10 (10.10%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (7.07%) OmniGraffle
4 4 (4.04%) MS Office
5 2 (2.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (1.01%) InDesign
6 1 (1.01%) MS Excel
6 1 (1.01%) MS Project
6 1 (1.01%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (6.06%) SAP CRM
1 6 (6.06%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (1.01%) BigMachines
2 1 (1.01%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.07%) Google Analytics
2 6 (6.06%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.01%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 30 (30.30%) Axure RP
2 5 (5.05%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (2.02%) ProtoShare
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle APEX
General
1 5 (5.05%) Retail
2 4 (4.04%) Finance
3 3 (3.03%) Marketing
3 3 (3.03%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.01%) Advertising
4 1 (1.01%) Banking
4 1 (1.01%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (34.34%) HTML
2 29 (29.29%) CSS
3 16 (16.16%) HTML5
4 6 (6.06%) CSS3
4 6 (6.06%) jQuery
5 4 (4.04%) SAP BSP
6 1 (1.01%) .NET
6 1 (1.01%) Mason
6 1 (1.01%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 99 (100.00%) User Experience
2 11 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 6 (6.06%) W3C
4 3 (3.03%) Animation
5 2 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.02%) Graphic Design
5 2 (2.02%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.01%) Data Conversion
6 1 (1.01%) Motion Graphics
6 1 (1.01%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.09%) Android
1 9 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (29.29%) Usability Testing
3 20 (20.20%) Responsive Web Design
4 19 (19.19%) Web Design
5 16 (16.16%) CRM
6 14 (14.14%) Analytics
7 11 (11.11%) Information Architecture
8 8 (8.08%) Data Analytics
8 8 (8.08%) Front End Development
9 7 (7.07%) Mobile Development
9 7 (7.07%) Typography
10 6 (6.06%) Android Development
10 6 (6.06%) SOA
10 6 (6.06%) UX Design
10 6 (6.06%) Web Accessibility
11 4 (4.04%) E-Commerce
11 4 (4.04%) OO
11 4 (4.04%) OOP
11 4 (4.04%) Waterfall
11 4 (4.04%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (15.15%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.02%) C
3 1 (1.01%) Apex Code
3 1 (1.01%) Java
3 1 (1.01%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (4.04%) Degree
2 2 (2.02%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.01%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.01%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.03%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 12 (12.12%) Adobe
2 7 (7.07%) Apple
3 6 (6.06%) ClickTale
3 6 (6.06%) SAP
4 2 (2.02%) Capita
5 1 (1.01%) Google
5 1 (1.01%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle
5 1 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.01%) Siebel
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Canary Wharf and City
Rate: From £400 to £600 per day commensurate with experience
Posted: 3 days ago