Period
to 16 December 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term User Experience in contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited User Experience over the 6 months to 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 21 48
Rank change year-on-year -7 +27 -30
Contract jobs citing User Experience 13 30 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 3.83% 7.85% 2.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.81% 24.59% 11.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 25 8
Brighton median daily rate £413 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% +80.00%
10th Percentile £295 £300 £234
90th Percentile £438 £400 £445
East Sussex median daily rate £400 £375 £335
% change year-on-year +6.67% +11.94% +78.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Brighton median hourly rate - £22.59 -
East Sussex median hourly rate - £22.59 -

User Experience is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Brighton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 73 122 109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 21.53% 31.94% 21.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 90 83
Brighton median daily rate £350 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% +60.00%
10th Percentile £115 £213 £181
90th Percentile £475 £525 £538
East Sussex median daily rate £350 £350 £380
% change year-on-year - -7.89% +38.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Brighton median hourly rate £13.50 £21.50 £18.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.21% +18.97% -9.23%
10th Percentile £12.35 £11.33 £15.56
90th Percentile £34.75 £34.67 £21.05
East Sussex median hourly rate £13.50 £19.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -30.77% +25.81% -20.33%

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

Job postings citing User Experience as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brighton.

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in Brighton

User Experience
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for User Experience in Brighton

User Experience
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing User Experience in Brighton over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for User Experience in Brighton

User Experience
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Experience in Brighton.

Contractor hourly rate trend for User Experience in Brighton

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing User Experience also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 9 (69.23%) HTML
1 9 (69.23%) CSS
2 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (30.77%) Front End Development
4 4 (30.77%) Prototyping
4 4 (30.77%) Rapid Prototyping
4 4 (30.77%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) Web Design
5 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 3 (23.08%) .NET
6 2 (15.38%) Service Design
6 2 (15.38%) Customer Insight
6 2 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
6 2 (15.38%) jQuery
6 2 (15.38%) Degree
6 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
6 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
7 1 (7.69%) Web Development
7 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
7 1 (7.69%) Publishing
7 1 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (7.69%) Adobe
7 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
7 1 (7.69%) PHP
7 1 (7.69%) Psychology
7 1 (7.69%) Human Factors
7 1 (7.69%) Syncfusion
7 1 (7.69%) Usability Testing

User Experience
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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 (7.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Designer
2 6 (46.15%) UX Designer
3 4 (30.77%) Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (23.08%) UI Designer
4 3 (23.08%) UI/UX Designer
4 3 (23.08%) Visual Designer
5 2 (15.38%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (15.38%) HTML Developer
5 2 (15.38%) User Experience Researcher
6 1 (7.69%) Content Designer
6 1 (7.69%) Digital Designer
6 1 (7.69%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (7.69%) UI Developer
6 1 (7.69%) User Researcher
6 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) CSS
1 9 (69.23%) HTML
2 3 (23.08%) .NET
3 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
3 2 (15.38%) jQuery
3 2 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Core
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
4 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.69%) CSS3
4 1 (7.69%) HTML5
4 1 (7.69%) LESS
4 1 (7.69%) React
4 1 (7.69%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (30.77%) Front End Development
3 4 (30.77%) Prototyping
3 4 (30.77%) Rapid Prototyping
4 3 (23.08%) Web Design
5 2 (15.38%) Customer Insight
5 2 (15.38%) Service Design
6 1 (7.69%) Actionable Customer Insight
6 1 (7.69%) Actionable Insight
6 1 (7.69%) Cognitive Psychology
6 1 (7.69%) Creative Thinking
6 1 (7.69%) Ethnography
6 1 (7.69%) Human Factors
6 1 (7.69%) Infographics
6 1 (7.69%) Market Research
6 1 (7.69%) Psychology
6 1 (7.69%) Strategic Thinking
6 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
6 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe
1 1 (7.69%) Syncfusion
1 1 (7.69%) Twitter