The table below looks at the statistics for the UX Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey 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 23 October 2014 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 90 89 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.26% 0.076% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.082% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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£600 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+84.61% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £285
% change year-on-year
- +40.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
UX Designer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1408 1220 1170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 92.75% 92.78% 91.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 786 746 613
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 64 97
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £11.23 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -7.42%

UX Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UX Designer in the job title across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

UX Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

UX Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

UX Designer Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

UX Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UX Designer across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

UX Designer Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

UX Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing UX Designer across the Surrey region.

UX Designer Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

UX Designer
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) User Experience
2 7 (87.50%) UX Design
3 5 (62.50%) HTML
4 4 (50.00%) Adobe
4 4 (50.00%) Publishing
4 4 (50.00%) Degree
4 4 (50.00%) OmniGraffle
4 4 (50.00%) Axure RP
4 4 (50.00%) User Stories
5 3 (37.50%) Web Development
6 1 (12.50%) Fireworks
6 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
6 1 (12.50%) CSS
6 1 (12.50%) Rapid Prototyping
6 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) Banking
6 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking

UX Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Applications
1 4 (50.00%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (12.50%) Fireworks
2 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Axure RP
General
1 4 (50.00%) Publishing
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) UX Design
3 4 (50.00%) User Stories
4 3 (37.50%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Adobe