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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Experience Developer
Rank 562 544 522
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -22
Contract jobs requiring a UX Developer 64 68 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.14% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 54 35
Average daily rate £413 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £175 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £401
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -12.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £22.04 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.04 -

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
48618 48918 46871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31219 30411 27715
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1735 1925 2068
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.95% -3.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 30 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 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -11 59 £450 +12.50% 17
London +4 26 £550 +33.33% 3
Berkshire +21 14 £425 -
South East +1 14 £425 +112.50% 8
North West -13 7 £450 +28.57% 2
Yorkshire -15 7 £390 - 2
Manchester -10 6 £450 +38.46%
West Yorkshire -6 5 £400 - 2
Leeds -7 5 £400 - 2
Bromley -3 4 £325 -
Stockport -7 3 £450 +38.46%
Maidenhead - 3 - -
South West +6 2 £310 -17.33%
Wales - 2 £363 - 1
Scotland - 2 £319 -
Edinburgh - 2 £319 -
Hertfordshire +6 1 £270 -18.18%
East of England 0 1 £270 -12.90% 1
Cheshire -7 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 £450 -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £270 -
Windsor - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 - -
Hull - 1 £300 -
Cardiff - 1 £363 -
Leicester - 1 £450 -
East Yorkshire - 1 £300 -
South Wales - 1 £363 - 1

UX Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 147 (100.00%) User Experience
2 103 (70.07%) HTML
3 96 (65.31%) CSS
4 85 (57.82%) JavaScript
5 66 (44.90%) HTML5
6 51 (34.69%) Front End Development
7 50 (34.01%) AngularJS
8 44 (29.93%) Agile Software Development
8 44 (29.93%) CSS3
9 31 (21.09%) jQuery
10 25 (17.01%) Node.js
11 24 (16.33%) Responsive Web Design
11 24 (16.33%) Web Design
12 23 (15.65%) Scrum
12 23 (15.65%) Sass
13 19 (12.93%) Microsoft
14 17 (11.56%) C#
14 17 (11.56%) LESS
14 17 (11.56%) WPF
15 16 (10.88%) Security Cleared
15 16 (10.88%) OO
15 16 (10.88%) .NET
16 15 (10.20%) XAML
16 15 (10.20%) CMS
16 15 (10.20%) SC Cleared
17 14 (9.52%) Photoshop
18 13 (8.84%) Java
18 13 (8.84%) PHP
18 13 (8.84%) Workflow
18 13 (8.84%) Adobe

UX Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 25 (17.01%) Node.js
2 15 (10.20%) CMS
3 6 (4.08%) ArcGIS
4 5 (3.40%) Confluence
5 4 (2.72%) Apache
5 4 (2.72%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (2.04%) WordPress
7 2 (1.36%) IIS
7 2 (1.36%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.68%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 14 (9.52%) Photoshop
2 8 (5.44%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (2.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.36%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.36%) MS Office
4 2 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.68%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (2.04%) BigMachines
1 3 (2.04%) Eloqua
1 3 (2.04%) RMDS
2 2 (1.36%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.76%) GitHub
2 6 (4.08%) SaaS
3 3 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.40%) MVNO
2 3 (2.04%) HTTP
3 2 (1.36%) Intranet
4 1 (0.68%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.44%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.40%) Big Data
3 4 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (2.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.36%) MySQL
4 2 (1.36%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.36%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.68%) Couchbase
5 1 (0.68%) MarkLogic
5 1 (0.68%) OLAP
5 1 (0.68%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 11 (7.48%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.12%) Axure RP
2 9 (6.12%) Visual Studio
3 7 (4.76%) Grunt
3 7 (4.76%) JIRA
4 6 (4.08%) WebStorm
5 5 (3.40%) Bower
5 5 (3.40%) NUnit
5 5 (3.40%) Subversion
6 4 (2.72%) gulp
6 4 (2.72%) SpecFlow
7 3 (2.04%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 3 (2.04%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (1.36%) Microsoft Blend
8 2 (1.36%) Moq
8 2 (1.36%) NCrunch
8 2 (1.36%) ReSharper
8 2 (1.36%) StyleCop
9 1 (0.68%) Ant
9 1 (0.68%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (6.80%) Finance
2 9 (6.12%) Banking
3 6 (4.08%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.72%) Front Office
4 4 (2.72%) Games
5 2 (1.36%) Advertising
5 2 (1.36%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.36%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.68%) Back Office
6 1 (0.68%) Legal
6 1 (0.68%) Retail
6 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (70.07%) HTML
2 96 (65.31%) CSS
3 66 (44.90%) HTML5
4 50 (34.01%) AngularJS
5 44 (29.93%) CSS3
6 31 (21.09%) jQuery
7 23 (15.65%) Sass
8 17 (11.56%) LESS
8 17 (11.56%) WPF
9 16 (10.88%) .NET
10 11 (7.48%) Silverlight
11 9 (6.12%) React
12 8 (5.44%) Ajax
12 8 (5.44%) Backbone.js
12 8 (5.44%) Core Animation
12 8 (5.44%) HTML5 Canvas
12 8 (5.44%) OpenGL
12 8 (5.44%) OpenGL ES
12 8 (5.44%) SVG
12 8 (5.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 147 (100.00%) User Experience
2 11 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.12%) Animation
4 8 (5.44%) Motion Graphics
5 7 (4.76%) Mobile App
6 5 (3.40%) Fixed Income
6 5 (3.40%) Visualisation
7 4 (2.72%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.72%) Over-the-Top Content
7 4 (2.72%) STB
7 4 (2.72%) Video on Demand
8 2 (1.36%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.36%) Fintech
8 2 (1.36%) Online Games
8 2 (1.36%) RIA
9 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.68%) Equities
9 1 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.68%) Psychology
9 1 (0.68%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.48%) Android
2 10 (6.80%) Apple iOS
3 7 (4.76%) Linux
4 1 (0.68%) Unix
4 1 (0.68%) Windows
4 1 (0.68%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (34.69%) Front End Development
2 44 (29.93%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (16.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 24 (16.33%) Web Design
4 23 (15.65%) Scrum
5 16 (10.88%) OO
6 13 (8.84%) Workflow
7 12 (8.16%) TDD
8 10 (6.80%) Android Development
9 8 (5.44%) BDD
9 8 (5.44%) iOS Development
9 8 (5.44%) Rapid Prototyping
10 7 (4.76%) MVVM
10 7 (4.76%) Web Development
11 6 (4.08%) Analytics
11 6 (4.08%) E-Commerce
11 6 (4.08%) MVC
11 6 (4.08%) SEO
12 5 (3.40%) Asset Management
12 5 (3.40%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 85 (57.82%) JavaScript
2 17 (11.56%) C#
3 15 (10.20%) XAML
4 13 (8.84%) Java
4 13 (8.84%) PHP
5 6 (4.08%) SQL
6 3 (2.04%) Apex Code
7 2 (1.36%) ES6
7 2 (1.36%) XPath
8 1 (0.68%) ABAP
8 1 (0.68%) Apple Swift
8 1 (0.68%) Groovy
8 1 (0.68%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.68%) Python
8 1 (0.68%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 16 (10.88%) Security Cleared
2 15 (10.20%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.08%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.72%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) AirWatch
1 1 (0.68%) Kibana
1 1 (0.68%) logstash
Vendors
1 19 (12.93%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.84%) Adobe
3 8 (5.44%) Oracle
4 6 (4.08%) Zend
5 5 (3.40%) EPiServer
6 4 (2.72%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (2.72%) Sitecore
7 3 (2.04%) ION Trading
7 3 (2.04%) Reuters
7 3 (2.04%) Siebel
7 3 (2.04%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.36%) DevExpress
8 2 (1.36%) SAP
9 1 (0.68%) Apple
9 1 (0.68%) Dynatrace
9 1 (0.68%) Google
9 1 (0.68%) MobileIron
9 1 (0.68%) New Relic
9 1 (0.68%) Omniture
9 1 (0.68%) Twitter