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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 110 106 116
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 19 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.73% 0.52% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.56% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 2
Average daily rate
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£663 £350 £140
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+89.28% +150.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £222 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £718 £525 £172
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - £17.50
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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
2422 2160 2220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.55% 94.04% 94.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1547 1248 1060
Average daily rate £363 £325 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 115 155
Average hourly rate £13.50 £12.94 £15.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% -18.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £10.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £33.00 £35.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -6 17 £675 +92.85% 2
North Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
South Yorkshire - - - -
East Yorkshire - - - -
UX Designer
England

UX Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 24 (100.00%) User Experience
2 22 (91.67%) HTML
3 19 (79.17%) CSS
4 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (54.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (54.17%) Rapid Prototyping
6 8 (33.33%) Photoshop
7 6 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
8 5 (20.83%) UX Design
9 4 (16.67%) jQuery
10 3 (12.50%) Web Design
10 3 (12.50%) Dreamweaver
11 2 (8.33%) Adobe
11 2 (8.33%) Flash
11 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
11 2 (8.33%) Scrum
11 2 (8.33%) Usability Engineering
11 2 (8.33%) Web Development
11 2 (8.33%) Adobe After Effects
11 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
11 2 (8.33%) Web Accessibility
11 2 (8.33%) Graphic Design
11 2 (8.33%) Information Architecture
11 2 (8.33%) Axure RP
12 1 (4.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 1 (4.17%) Psychology
12 1 (4.17%) QA
12 1 (4.17%) Copywriting
12 1 (4.17%) Product Management
12 1 (4.17%) Degree

UX Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 8 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 6 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (8.33%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (4.17%) InDesign
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (8.33%) Axure RP
3 1 (4.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (91.67%) HTML
2 19 (79.17%) CSS
3 4 (16.67%) jQuery
4 2 (8.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 24 (100.00%) User Experience
2 2 (8.33%) Graphic Design
3 1 (4.17%) Psychology
3 1 (4.17%) Copywriting
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (54.17%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (54.17%) Rapid Prototyping
3 5 (20.83%) UX Design
4 3 (12.50%) Web Design
5 2 (8.33%) Information Architecture
5 2 (8.33%) Web Accessibility
5 2 (8.33%) Usability Engineering
5 2 (8.33%) Web Development
5 2 (8.33%) Scrum
6 1 (4.17%) Benchmarking
6 1 (4.17%) Project Management
6 1 (4.17%) SEO
6 1 (4.17%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Adobe
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