The table below looks at the statistics for the UX Developer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UX Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Developer
Rank 584 596 557
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -39
Contract jobs requiring a UX Developer 41 20 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.070% 0.036% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.039% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 12 22
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£365 £369 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.01% +1.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £336 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £506 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £393
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
54347 51343 48877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.79% 92.32% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 34673 31061 29030
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2003 1976 2120
Average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

UX Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

UX Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

UX Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing UX Developer within the UK.

UX Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

UX Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UX Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

UX Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

UX Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing UX Developer within the UK.

UX Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

UX Developer
Top 28 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UX Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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
England +15 39 £365 +7.35% 11
South East - 12 £375 - 2
Yorkshire - 11 £325 - 1
Leeds - 11 £325 -
West Yorkshire - 11 £325 -
London +18 9 £440 -15.38% 5
Surrey - 9 £375 - 1
Egham - 8 £375 -
North West -28 4 £365 - 2
Manchester -17 3 £365 -
South West -10 2 - -
West Sussex - 2 £300 -
South Wales - 2 £250 -
North East - 2 £338 -
Wales - 2 £250 -
Crawley - 2 £300 -
Gloucestershire - 2 - -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £338 -
Cheshire - 1 - - 2
New Malden - 1 £300 -
Stockport - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - - 1
Gloucester - 1 - -
Leatherhead - 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £400 -
Cardiff - 1 £250 -
Newport - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - - 1

UX Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited UX Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 73 (100.00%) User Experience
2 56 (76.71%) HTML
3 54 (73.97%) JavaScript
4 52 (71.23%) CSS
5 40 (54.79%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (50.68%) HTML5
7 35 (47.95%) jQuery
8 23 (31.51%) AngularJS
9 19 (26.03%) CSS3
10 16 (21.92%) Backbone.js
11 13 (17.81%) TDD
12 12 (16.44%) Adobe
12 12 (16.44%) Information Architecture
13 10 (13.70%) SEO
14 9 (12.33%) Ajax
14 9 (12.33%) Axure RP
14 9 (12.33%) Underscore.js
14 9 (12.33%) React
15 8 (10.96%) Security Cleared
15 8 (10.96%) Java
16 7 (9.59%) Visual Studio
16 7 (9.59%) Web Services
16 7 (9.59%) SharePoint
16 7 (9.59%) Node.js
16 7 (9.59%) SharePoint 2013
17 6 (8.22%) Mobile App
17 6 (8.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 6 (8.22%) Usability Testing
17 6 (8.22%) Intranet
17 6 (8.22%) CMS

UX Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited UX Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (9.59%) SharePoint
1 7 (9.59%) Node.js
1 7 (9.59%) SharePoint 2013
2 6 (8.22%) CMS
3 4 (5.48%) Alfresco
3 4 (5.48%) Confluence
3 4 (5.48%) WildFly
4 2 (2.74%) ArcGIS
5 1 (1.37%) WordPress
5 1 (1.37%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 5 (6.85%) Photoshop
1 5 (6.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.37%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.37%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.22%) Intranet
2 5 (6.85%) HTTP
3 1 (1.37%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.85%) MongoDB
1 5 (6.85%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.37%) MySQL
2 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (12.33%) Axure RP
2 7 (9.59%) Visual Studio
3 5 (6.85%) JIRA
4 4 (5.48%) Maven
4 4 (5.48%) JMeter
4 4 (5.48%) Selenium
4 4 (5.48%) Gradle
4 4 (5.48%) Artifactory
4 4 (5.48%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.48%) SonarQube
5 2 (2.74%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.37%) Mocha
6 1 (1.37%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (1.37%) Subversion
6 1 (1.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.37%) Ant
6 1 (1.37%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.37%) QUnit
6 1 (1.37%) Jasmine
General
1 4 (5.48%) Telecoms
1 4 (5.48%) Finance
2 3 (4.11%) Banking
3 1 (1.37%) Marketing
3 1 (1.37%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (76.71%) HTML
2 52 (71.23%) CSS
3 37 (50.68%) HTML5
4 35 (47.95%) jQuery
5 23 (31.51%) AngularJS
6 19 (26.03%) CSS3
7 16 (21.92%) Backbone.js
8 9 (12.33%) Underscore.js
8 9 (12.33%) React
8 9 (12.33%) Ajax
9 7 (9.59%) Web Services
10 6 (8.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (5.48%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (5.48%) Sass
11 4 (5.48%) RESTful
12 3 (4.11%) Ext JS
13 2 (2.74%) XHTML
13 2 (2.74%) JSON
13 2 (2.74%) Django
13 2 (2.74%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 73 (100.00%) User Experience
2 6 (8.22%) Mobile App
3 5 (6.85%) W3C
4 3 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.74%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.37%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.37%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.48%) Linux
1 4 (5.48%) CentOS
2 3 (4.11%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.11%) Android
2 3 (4.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (54.79%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (17.81%) TDD
3 12 (16.44%) Information Architecture
4 10 (13.70%) SEO
5 6 (8.22%) Scrum
5 6 (8.22%) Usability Testing
6 5 (6.85%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (6.85%) UX Design
6 5 (6.85%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (6.85%) E-Commerce
6 5 (6.85%) Competitor Analysis
6 5 (6.85%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (5.48%) Web Design
7 4 (5.48%) BDD
7 4 (5.48%) Software Engineering
7 4 (5.48%) OWASP
8 3 (4.11%) Web Development
9 2 (2.74%) OO
9 2 (2.74%) Analytics
9 2 (2.74%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 54 (73.97%) JavaScript
2 8 (10.96%) Java
3 4 (5.48%) C#
4 2 (2.74%) PHP
5 1 (1.37%) Scala
5 1 (1.37%) Apex Code
5 1 (1.37%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (10.96%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.37%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.37%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) WAI
Systems Management
1 4 (5.48%) Ansible
1 4 (5.48%) Salt
1 4 (5.48%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 12 (16.44%) Adobe
2 4 (5.48%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.74%) Oracle
4 1 (1.37%) Siebel
4 1 (1.37%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.37%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.37%) Eloqua
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