The median contractor rate for a UX Designer was £420 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 24 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
South West / Bristol
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 68 71
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3  
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.48% 0.24% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.24% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Median daily rate £420 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.81% +17.85%  
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 Bristol. 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
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 795 825 877
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 95.90% 97.29% 95.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 541 587 647
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 32 38
Median hourly rate £31.00 £14.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +121.42% -20.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £10.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £42.00 £37.74
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

UX Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

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 Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 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 Bristol region featuring UX Designer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) User Experience
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (16.67%) iPhone
3 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Adobe
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Web Design
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Typography
3 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
3 1 (16.67%) InVision
3 1 (16.67%) Marvel
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite

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 1 (16.67%) Marvel
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (16.67%) InVision
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) Coaching
1 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
1 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
1 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
1 1 (16.67%) Rapid Prototyping
1 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (16.67%) Typography
1 1 (16.67%) Web Design
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe