The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had UX Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Experience Designer
Rank 134 134 137
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 7 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.25% 0.47% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.49% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 7
Median daily rate £438 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £306 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £481 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £368 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.84% -8.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median 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 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
2655 3063 3146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.03% 95.84% 96.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1745 2070 2023
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £248 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 196 154 230
Median hourly rate £20.13 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.91 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.75 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

UX Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

UX Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

UX Designer
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

UX Designer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

UX Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UX Designer across the South West region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

UX Designer Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

UX Designer
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 UX Designer within the South West region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
Bristol +2 6 £450 +5.88% 3
Wiltshire - 1 £425 -
UX Designer
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 West region featuring UX Designer in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) User Experience
2 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (56.67%) HTML
3 17 (56.67%) CSS
4 15 (50.00%) Rapid Prototyping
5 13 (43.33%) E-Commerce
6 11 (36.67%) Prototyping
7 9 (30.00%) Axure RP
8 8 (26.67%) Typography
9 7 (23.33%) Mobile App
10 4 (13.33%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
10 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
11 2 (6.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 2 (6.67%) Adobe
12 1 (3.33%) ISEB
12 1 (3.33%) CISSP
12 1 (3.33%) Project Management
12 1 (3.33%) Finance
12 1 (3.33%) CMS
12 1 (3.33%) Scrum
12 1 (3.33%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (3.33%) CESG
12 1 (3.33%) CESG CLAS
12 1 (3.33%) ITIL
12 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
12 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
12 1 (3.33%) TOGAF
12 1 (3.33%) Content Management
12 1 (3.33%) NonStop SQL

UX Designer 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 (3.33%) CMS
1 1 (3.33%) Marvel
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (3.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.33%) InVision
2 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.33%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Axure RP
2 1 (3.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (3.33%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (56.67%) CSS
1 17 (56.67%) HTML
2 1 (3.33%) CSS3
2 1 (3.33%) HTML5
2 1 (3.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 30 (100.00%) User Experience
2 7 (23.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.33%) CESG
3 1 (3.33%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (50.00%) Rapid Prototyping
3 13 (43.33%) E-Commerce
4 11 (36.67%) Prototyping
5 8 (26.67%) Typography
6 1 (3.33%) Coaching
6 1 (3.33%) Content Management
6 1 (3.33%) ITIL
6 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.33%) Project Management
6 1 (3.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (3.33%) Scrum
6 1 (3.33%) SDLC
6 1 (3.33%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.33%) Wireframes
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) CISSP
2 1 (3.33%) CLAS
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Adobe
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Elevate Direct
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago