The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had User Experience Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
UX Consultant
England / South West
Rank 139 139 148
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Contract jobs requiring a User Experience Consultant 1 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.037% 0.23% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.24% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
Median daily rate £443 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.11% +21.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £100.00 -

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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2539 2888 3065
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.09% 96.20% 95.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1651 1913 1944
Median daily rate £380 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 170 152
Median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +41.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

User Experience Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South West region that featured User Experience Consultant in the job title.

User Experience Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

User Experience Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing User Experience Consultant across the South West region.

User Experience Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the South West

User Experience Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Experience Consultant within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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
Wiltshire +3 1 £443 -1.66%
User Experience Consultant
England

User Experience Consultant Skill Set
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, User Experience Consultant 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 West region featuring User Experience Consultant in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) B2B
2 1 (50.00%) B2C
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics

User Experience Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (50.00%) CMS
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) B2B
1 1 (50.00%) B2C
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree