Period
to 23 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a User Experience Architect was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

UX Architect
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 146 176 168
Rank change year-on-year +30 -8 +7
Contract jobs requiring a User Experience Architect 2 4 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.053% 0.082% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.088% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Berkshire median daily rate £375 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% - -
South East median daily rate £375 £500 £506
% change year-on-year -25.00% -1.23% -5.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3499 4543 5046
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 92.57% 92.87% 92.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1700 2388 2639
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £213 £250 £213
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 163 166 194
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £18.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -24.53% +9.12%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £10.79
90th Percentile £40.40 £40.00 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.11% +2.21%

User Experience Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured User Experience Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for User Experience Architect in Berkshire

User Experience Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for User Experience Architect in Berkshire

User Experience Architect
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Experience Architect within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead - 1 £375 -
Newbury - 1 - -
User Experience Architect
South East

User Experience Architect Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, User Experience Architect 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 Berkshire region featuring User Experience Architect in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) B2B
2 1 (50.00%) B2C
2 1 (50.00%) SEO
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Taxonomies
2 1 (50.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (50.00%) Axure RP
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics

User Experience Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (50.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (50.00%) OmniGraffle
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Axure RP
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) B2B
1 1 (50.00%) B2C
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Information Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
1 1 (50.00%) SEO
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript