The table below looks at the statistics for the UX Designer 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 UX Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 121 115 125
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 7 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.28% 0.091% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.098% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
Average daily rate
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£388 £561 £100
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.95% +461.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £285
% change year-on-year
- +40.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
UX Designer
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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
2329 2047 2404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 91.91% 93.47% 95.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1404 1148 1202
Average daily rate £350 £325 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -0.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 122 126
Average hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.10 £10.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £35.00 £25.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -7.42%

UX Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

UX Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

UX Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

UX Designer Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

UX Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UX Designer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

UX Designer Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

UX Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

UX Designer Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

UX Designer
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UX Designer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014. 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
West Yorkshire -5 3 £450 -19.82%
South Yorkshire - - - -
UX Designer
England

UX Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited UX Designer 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 Designer in their job title.

1 14 (100.00%) User Experience
2 7 (50.00%) HTML
2 7 (50.00%) Benchmarking
2 7 (50.00%) SEO
2 7 (50.00%) Copywriting
3 6 (42.86%) Retail
3 6 (42.86%) Content Management
3 6 (42.86%) Data Analysis
3 6 (42.86%) Legal
3 6 (42.86%) Photoshop
3 6 (42.86%) Customer Insight
4 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (28.57%) CSS
5 4 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (21.43%) Dreamweaver
6 3 (21.43%) jQuery
6 3 (21.43%) UX Design
7 2 (14.29%) Information Architecture
7 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
7 2 (14.29%) Axure RP
7 2 (14.29%) Finance
7 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (14.29%) Banking
7 2 (14.29%) Usability Engineering
8 1 (7.14%) Web Development
8 1 (7.14%) Degree
8 1 (7.14%) Graphic Design
8 1 (7.14%) Psychology
8 1 (7.14%) QA
8 1 (7.14%) Adobe After Effects

UX Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited UX Designer 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 Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Photoshop
2 4 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (7.14%) Adobe After Effects
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (14.29%) Axure RP
3 1 (7.14%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 6 (42.86%) Retail
1 6 (42.86%) Legal
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (28.57%) CSS
3 3 (21.43%) jQuery
4 1 (7.14%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 14 (100.00%) User Experience
2 7 (50.00%) Copywriting
3 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
4 1 (7.14%) Graphic Design
4 1 (7.14%) Psychology
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Benchmarking
1 7 (50.00%) SEO
2 6 (42.86%) Content Management
2 6 (42.86%) Data Analysis
2 6 (42.86%) Customer Insight
3 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (21.43%) UX Design
5 2 (14.29%) Information Architecture
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Usability Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) Web Development
6 1 (7.14%) Web Design
6 1 (7.14%) Scrum
6 1 (7.14%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) Web Accessibility
6 1 (7.14%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe