Period
to 15 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a UX Designer was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 15 August 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 134 130
Rank change year-on-year +10 -4 +10
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 24 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.84% 0.52% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 0.54% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 7
East Midlands median daily rate £475 £394 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.65% -7.36% +34.92%
10th Percentile £407 £288 £353
90th Percentile £525 £490 £528
England median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £43.27 £32.12 £106.25
% change year-on-year +34.72% -69.77% +18.06%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Contract vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 2,699 2,946 3,037
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.54% 95.34% 96.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,647 1,823 1,838
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.89% +5.07%
10th Percentile £225 £235 £225
90th Percentile £538 £538 £575
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 136 114
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.86 £13.93 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.85% +7.15% -7.14%
10th Percentile £10.61 £10.20 £8.81
90th Percentile £44.25 £43.34 £30.90
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year - -2.63% +6.35%

UX Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for UX Designer in the East Midlands

UX Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UX Designer in the East Midlands

UX Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing UX Designer in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for UX Designer in the East Midlands

UX Designer
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UX Designer within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 15 August 2018. 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
Nottinghamshire 0 10 £475 +11.76% 3
Northamptonshire -5 9 £475 +90.00%
Leicestershire +8 5 £475 +5.56% 1
UX Designer
England

UX Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, UX Designer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region featuring UX Designer in the job title.

1 24 (100.00%) User Experience
2 21 (87.50%) Wireframes
3 18 (75.00%) HTML
3 18 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 18 (75.00%) CSS
3 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (66.67%) Android
4 16 (66.67%) Axure RP
4 16 (66.67%) Apple iOS
5 14 (58.33%) Adobe
6 13 (54.17%) Usability Testing
7 10 (41.67%) Marketing
7 10 (41.67%) HTML5
7 10 (41.67%) CSS3
7 10 (41.67%) InVision
7 10 (41.67%) Co-Creation
8 9 (37.50%) Collaborative Working
8 9 (37.50%) Workflow
9 4 (16.67%) Finance
9 4 (16.67%) Analytics
10 3 (12.50%) Process Improvement
10 3 (12.50%) Data Analytics
10 3 (12.50%) Customer-Centricity
10 3 (12.50%) Customer-Centric Approach
11 2 (8.33%) Cognitive Science
11 2 (8.33%) Strategic Thinking
11 2 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
11 2 (8.33%) Prototyping
11 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management

UX Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (4.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (41.67%) InVision
2 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (4.17%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 16 (66.67%) Axure RP
2 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 10 (41.67%) Marketing
2 4 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (75.00%) CSS
1 18 (75.00%) HTML
2 10 (41.67%) CSS3
2 10 (41.67%) HTML5
3 1 (4.17%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 24 (100.00%) User Experience
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) Android
1 16 (66.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) Wireframes
2 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (54.17%) Usability Testing
4 10 (41.67%) Co-Creation
5 9 (37.50%) Collaborative Working
5 9 (37.50%) Workflow
6 4 (16.67%) Analytics
7 3 (12.50%) Customer-Centric Approach
7 3 (12.50%) Customer-Centricity
7 3 (12.50%) Data Analytics
7 3 (12.50%) Process Improvement
8 2 (8.33%) Cognitive Science
8 2 (8.33%) Information Architecture
8 2 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (8.33%) Prototyping
8 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
8 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (8.33%) Strategic Thinking
9 1 (4.17%) Scrum
9 1 (4.17%) Task Model
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Adobe
2 1 (4.17%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (4.17%) Capita
2 1 (4.17%) ClickTale