The table below looks at the statistics for the User Experience Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Experience Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Consultant
Rank 138 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a User Experience Consultant 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.19% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£388 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £345 £450
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -23.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
User Experience Consultant
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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 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
2999 2857 2004
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.72% 93.12% 93.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1911 1860 1233
Average daily rate £375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 172 140
Average hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.60 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

User Experience Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing User Experience Consultant in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Experience Consultant within the South West region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Bristol - 5 £400 -
User Experience Consultant
England

User Experience Consultant
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited User Experience Consultant 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 User Experience Consultant in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) User Experience
2 7 (70.00%) Marketing
3 6 (60.00%) Finance
3 6 (60.00%) Axure RP
4 5 (50.00%) Tableau
4 5 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (50.00%) Google
4 5 (50.00%) Analytics
4 5 (50.00%) Google Analytics
4 5 (50.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Graphic Design
6 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (10.00%) Electronics
6 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (10.00%) Advertising
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
6 1 (10.00%) Banking
6 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
6 1 (10.00%) SAP
6 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (10.00%) DTV
6 1 (10.00%) User Stories
6 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design

User Experience Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited User Experience Consultant 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 User Experience Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Axure RP
General
1 7 (70.00%) Marketing
2 6 (60.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (10.00%) Advertising
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Electronics
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) User Experience
2 2 (20.00%) Graphic Design
3 1 (10.00%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 5 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (10.00%) User Stories
2 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Google
1 5 (50.00%) Tableau
2 1 (10.00%) SAP