Period
to 17 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a UX Designer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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
South West > Bristol
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 82 91
Rank change year-on-year -4 +9 +11
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 25 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.32% 0.90% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 0.94% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 12 10
Bristol median daily rate £400 £400 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.54% +31.05%
10th Percentile £308 £314 £308
90th Percentile £508 £500 £448
South West median daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -5.88% - +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Bristol
Contract vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 1,798 1,484 1,569
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.93% 94.95% 96.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,190 1,016 1,147
Bristol median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £225 £228 £243
90th Percentile £525 £550 £525
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 78 82
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £24.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +40.00% +6.06%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.73 £12.05
90th Percentile £57.88 £49.20 £45.78
South West median hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year -9.09% -11.29% +55.00%

UX Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured UX Designer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for UX Designer in Bristol

UX Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UX Designer in Bristol

UX Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing UX Designer in Bristol over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for UX Designer in Bristol

UX Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Bristol region featuring UX Designer in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) User Experience
2 16 (64.00%) Adobe
3 12 (48.00%) Finance
3 12 (48.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 10 (40.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (40.00%) InVision
4 10 (40.00%) Marvel
5 9 (36.00%) Prototyping
6 5 (20.00%) Information Architecture
6 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (20.00%) Wireframes
7 4 (16.00%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (16.00%) W3C
7 4 (16.00%) Photoshop
7 4 (16.00%) Axure RP
8 3 (12.00%) HTML
8 3 (12.00%) Scrum
8 3 (12.00%) Collaborative Working
9 2 (8.00%) Typography
9 2 (8.00%) TDD
9 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
9 2 (8.00%) Windows
9 2 (8.00%) BDD
9 2 (8.00%) Kanban
10 1 (4.00%) Android
10 1 (4.00%) UX Design
10 1 (4.00%) Web Accessibility
10 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 1 (4.00%) Balsamiq Mockups

UX Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 10 (40.00%) Marvel
Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 10 (40.00%) InVision
2 10 (40.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (16.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (16.00%) Photoshop
4 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (4.00%) InDesign
5 1 (4.00%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (4.00%) Pixate
5 1 (4.00%) UXPin
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Axure RP
2 1 (4.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 12 (48.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) HTML
2 1 (4.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (100.00%) User Experience
2 4 (16.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Android
2 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Prototyping
2 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.00%) Information Architecture
2 5 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (20.00%) Wireframes
3 3 (12.00%) Collaborative Working
3 3 (12.00%) Scrum
4 2 (8.00%) BDD
4 2 (8.00%) Kanban
4 2 (8.00%) TDD
4 2 (8.00%) Typography
5 1 (4.00%) Coaching
5 1 (4.00%) CRM
5 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (4.00%) Usability Testing
5 1 (4.00%) UX Design
5 1 (4.00%) Web Accessibility
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Adobe