The median contractor rate for a UX Designer was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 3 months to 27 June 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.

User Experience Designer
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 - 35
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 5 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 2.60% - 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.69% - 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £475 - £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £175.00 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton. 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
Brighton
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 186 190 251
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 96.88% 98.45% 98.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 105 177
Median daily rate £350 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.31% +35.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 7
Median hourly rate £11.93 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.82% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

UX Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton that featured UX Designer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for UX Designer in Brighton

UX Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UX Designer in Brighton

UX Designer Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, UX Designer 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 Brighton region featuring UX Designer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) User Experience
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Web Design
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Prototyping
3 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (50.00%) Rapid Prototyping
4 2 (33.33%) Wireframes
5 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (16.67%) Axure RP
5 1 (16.67%) Android
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (16.67%) B2B
5 1 (16.67%) B2C
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) Photoshop

UX Designer Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Axure RP
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Web Design
2 3 (50.00%) Prototyping
2 3 (50.00%) Rapid Prototyping
2 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (33.33%) Wireframes
4 1 (16.67%) B2B
4 1 (16.67%) B2C
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript