The table below looks at the statistics for UX Design skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UX Design over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Experience (UX) Design
England / West Midlands
Rank 120 122 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing UX Design 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.042% 0.076% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.053% 0.092% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £300 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1901 2167 1594
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.31% 82.08% 72.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1212 1226 922
Median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 51 102
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £37.50 £37.89
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

UX Design
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing UX Design as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

UX Design Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

UX Design
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

UX Design Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

UX Design
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

UX Design Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

UX Design
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UX Design within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
Worcestershire +1 1 £300 -7.69%
UX Design
England

UX Design
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing UX Design also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for UX Design.

1 6 (100.00%) User Experience
2 4 (66.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (66.67%) Adobe
2 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 4 (66.67%) Web Design
2 4 (66.67%) Information Architecture
2 4 (66.67%) Axure RP
2 4 (66.67%) Wireframes
2 4 (66.67%) Prototyping
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Web Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Publishing
3 2 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (33.33%) Service Design

UX Design
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Product Owner
1 2 (33.33%) Designer
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Product Owner
1 2 (33.33%) UI Developer
1 2 (33.33%) UI/UX Developer
1 2 (33.33%) UX Designer
1 2 (33.33%) UX Developer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) User Experience
2 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Information Architecture
1 4 (66.67%) Prototyping
1 4 (66.67%) Web Design
1 4 (66.67%) Wireframes
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Service Design
2 2 (33.33%) Web Analytics
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Adobe