Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a UX Designer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 24 November 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
England > East of England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 192 178 187
Rank change year-on-year -14 +9 +9
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 7 20 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.14% 0.41% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.43% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 21
East of England median daily rate £425 £381 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.48% -4.69% +6.67%
10th Percentile £352 £269 £281
90th Percentile £488 £538 £450
England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £27.37 £32.70 -
% change year-on-year -16.30% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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 of England
Contract vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 4850 4660 5637
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.99% 95.55% 95.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2783 2685 3295
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% - +3.33%
10th Percentile £200 £200 £206
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 385 381 536
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £20.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +7.48% +4.68%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.17 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

UX Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for UX Designer in the East of England

UX Designer
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 Designer in the East of England.

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

UX Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing UX Designer in the East of England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for UX Designer in the East of England

UX Designer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing UX Designer in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for UX Designer in the East of England

UX Designer
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 Designer within the East of England region over the 6 months to 24 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
Hertfordshire -10 4 £425 -19.05%
Cambridgeshire -19 2 £270 -6.09%
Bedfordshire -14 1 £420 +5.00% 2
UX Designer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 East of England region featuring UX Designer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) User Experience
2 5 (71.43%) Wireframes
3 4 (57.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 4 (57.14%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (57.14%) Adobe
3 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) Adobe After Effects
4 3 (42.86%) SLA
4 3 (42.86%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) CSS
4 3 (42.86%) Flash
4 3 (42.86%) HTML5
4 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) Xerox
4 3 (42.86%) Prototyping
4 3 (42.86%) Strategic Thinking
4 3 (42.86%) Marketing
5 2 (28.57%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
5 2 (28.57%) Analytics
5 2 (28.57%) Usability Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Product Management
6 1 (14.29%) Omniture
6 1 (14.29%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (14.29%) CMS
6 1 (14.29%) Web Design
6 1 (14.29%) Banking
6 1 (14.29%) Retail
6 1 (14.29%) SDLC

UX Designer Skill Set
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 1 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Adobe After Effects
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
General
1 3 (42.86%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
1 3 (42.86%) Flash
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
1 3 (42.86%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Wireframes
2 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
2 4 (57.14%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (42.86%) Prototyping
3 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Strategic Thinking
4 2 (28.57%) Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
4 2 (28.57%) Usability Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Customer-Centricity
5 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
5 1 (14.29%) Information Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) Product Management
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Web Design
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Adobe
2 3 (42.86%) Xerox
3 1 (14.29%) Omniture