The table below looks at the statistics for the User Experience Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Experience Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Architect
Rank - 115 114
Contract jobs requiring a User Experience Architect 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.090% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.096% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Average daily rate
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- £240 £469
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -48.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2271 2088 2049
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.92% 94.05% 93.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1504 1222 945
Average daily rate £355 £325 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% +6.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £220 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 91 171
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £10.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £29.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

User Experience Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

User Experience Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

User Experience Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing User Experience Architect across the Yorkshire region.

User Experience Architect Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

User Experience Architect
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited User Experience Architect 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 User Experience Architect in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) User Experience
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) Photoshop
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) Adobe
4 4 (50.00%) Project Management
4 4 (50.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 4 (50.00%) Axure RP
5 3 (37.50%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (37.50%) CSS
5 3 (37.50%) Dreamweaver
5 3 (37.50%) Degree
5 3 (37.50%) Psychology
5 3 (37.50%) jQuery
5 3 (37.50%) UX Design
6 1 (12.50%) Finance

User Experience Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited User Experience Architect 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 User Experience Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Photoshop
2 3 (37.50%) Adobe Illustrator
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 4 (50.00%) Axure RP
2 3 (37.50%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) User Experience
2 3 (37.50%) Psychology
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) UX Design
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Adobe