Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for UX Design skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited UX Design over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the 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 (UX) Design
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 203 178 163
Rank change year-on-year -25 -15 +52
Contract jobs citing UX Design 5 11 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.098% 0.23% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.28% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 26
East of England median daily rate £338 £375 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +3.81% -0.34%
10th Percentile £275 £270 £330
90th Percentile £414 £418 £428
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £55.00 - £40.00

UX Design is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4224 3967 4690
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 82.60% 81.41% 78.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2437 2297 2755
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £224 £234
90th Percentile £575 £540 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 262 312 392
East of England median hourly rate £31.02 £31.48 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.46% +25.90% +3.65%
10th Percentile £11.56 £13.78 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.70 £47.50 £45.45
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.68% +8.49% +18.42%

UX Design
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing UX Design as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for UX Design in the East of England

UX Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UX Design in the East of England

UX Design
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UX Design within the East of England region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Cambridgeshire -17 3 £388 +3.33% 1
Norfolk +1 2 £300 +9.09%
UX Design
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing UX Design 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 East of England region with a requirement for UX Design.

1 5 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 5 (100.00%) User Experience
2 4 (80.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (80.00%) Photoshop
2 4 (80.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) Jasmine
4 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (40.00%) WebStorm
4 2 (40.00%) Grunt
4 2 (40.00%) PhantomJS
4 2 (40.00%) TypeScript
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (40.00%) Mercurial
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (40.00%) Node.js
4 2 (40.00%) REST
4 2 (40.00%) CSS3
4 2 (40.00%) PhoneGap
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) ECMAScript
4 2 (40.00%) SAS
4 2 (40.00%) IntelliJ
4 2 (40.00%) Adobe
4 2 (40.00%) SDL Web 8

UX Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (40.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (80.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (40.00%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Grunt
1 2 (40.00%) gulp
1 2 (40.00%) IntelliJ
1 2 (40.00%) Jasmine
1 2 (40.00%) Mercurial
1 2 (40.00%) PhantomJS
1 2 (40.00%) WebStorm
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (40.00%) Designer
2 2 (40.00%) Digital Designer
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (20.00%) HTML Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Ajax
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) CSS3
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
1 2 (40.00%) Node.js
1 2 (40.00%) PhoneGap
1 2 (40.00%) REST
1 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (20.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) User Experience
2 4 (80.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (40.00%) Graphic Design
3 2 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (40.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
3 2 (40.00%) Typography
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Web Design
3 2 (40.00%) Wireframes
4 1 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Dart
2 2 (40.00%) ECMAScript
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe