The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had UX Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Experience Designer
Rank 98 95 96
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 22 28 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.09% 1.25% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 1.31% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 26 1
Median daily rate £369 £345 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.88% +62.35%
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.96% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 - -
UX Designer
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1948 2135 1610
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.72% 95.65% 95.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1293 1475 986
Median daily rate £400 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £261 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £494 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 86 72
Median hourly rate £11.50 £13.00 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% -1.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.12 £9.43 £9.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

UX Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

UX Designer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

UX Designer
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

UX Designer Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

UX Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UX Designer across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

UX Designer Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

UX Designer
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Leeds -14 13 £340 -1.44% 3
Bradford - 5 £313 -
Halifax - 3 £395 -
UX Designer
Yorkshire

UX Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 West Yorkshire region featuring UX Designer in the job title.

1 45 (100.00%) User Experience
2 24 (53.33%) Wireframes
3 23 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (46.67%) Adobe
5 20 (44.44%) HTML
5 20 (44.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 19 (42.22%) CSS
7 13 (28.89%) Analytics
8 10 (22.22%) OmniGraffle
8 10 (22.22%) Axure RP
9 9 (20.00%) Degree
9 9 (20.00%) Web Design
10 8 (17.78%) Translating Business Requirements
10 8 (17.78%) Competitor Analysis
10 8 (17.78%) Google
10 8 (17.78%) Benchmarking
10 8 (17.78%) Google Analytics
11 7 (15.56%) Waterfall
11 7 (15.56%) HTML5
11 7 (15.56%) Taxonomies
11 7 (15.56%) CRM
12 6 (13.33%) Photoshop
12 6 (13.33%) Adobe Illustrator
12 6 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
12 6 (13.33%) Front End Development
12 6 (13.33%) CSS3
12 6 (13.33%) Typography
13 5 (11.11%) Iconography
13 5 (11.11%) Prototyping
13 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills

UX Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (2.22%) Confluence
Applications
1 20 (44.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 10 (22.22%) OmniGraffle
3 6 (13.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (13.33%) Photoshop
4 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
5 3 (6.67%) InVision
6 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.78%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 10 (22.22%) Axure RP
2 3 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (2.22%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.22%) JIRA
3 1 (2.22%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (2.22%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.22%) Protractor
3 1 (2.22%) Subversion
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
1 5 (11.11%) Retail
2 3 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (44.44%) HTML
2 19 (42.22%) CSS
3 7 (15.56%) HTML5
4 6 (13.33%) CSS3
5 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.22%) Backbone.js
5 1 (2.22%) Ember.js
5 1 (2.22%) jQuery
5 1 (2.22%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (2.22%) LESS
5 1 (2.22%) Sass
5 1 (2.22%) Symfony
5 1 (2.22%) Twig
5 1 (2.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.22%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 45 (100.00%) User Experience
2 7 (15.56%) Taxonomies
3 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.22%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) Android
1 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.22%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (53.33%) Wireframes
2 23 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (28.89%) Analytics
4 9 (20.00%) Web Design
5 8 (17.78%) Benchmarking
5 8 (17.78%) Competitor Analysis
5 8 (17.78%) Translating Business Requirements
6 7 (15.56%) CRM
6 7 (15.56%) Waterfall
7 6 (13.33%) Front End Development
7 6 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (13.33%) Typography
8 5 (11.11%) Iconography
8 5 (11.11%) Information Architecture
8 5 (11.11%) Prototyping
9 4 (8.89%) E-Commerce
9 4 (8.89%) Mobile First
9 4 (8.89%) Product Management
10 2 (4.44%) Scrum
10 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (46.67%) Adobe
2 8 (17.78%) Google
3 4 (8.89%) Microsoft