Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a UX Designer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 6 months to 21 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
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 52 61
Rank change year-on-year +4 +9 -1
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 9 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.62% 1.34% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% 1.38% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 1
East Sussex median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £383 £300 £388
90th Percentile £435 £400 £463
South East median daily rate £413 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. 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 Sussex
Contract vacancies in East Sussex with a recognized job title 537 506 690
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.76% 96.75% 99.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 318 467
East Sussex median daily rate £375 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.63% +9.23%
10th Percentile £243 £213 £225
90th Percentile £575 £543 £538
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 27
East Sussex median hourly rate £23.00 £19.43 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.39% +5.01% +16.54%
10th Percentile £10.44 £13.13 £10.61
90th Percentile £86.88 £39.75 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £18.50
% change year-on-year -8.21% +6.00% +15.63%

UX Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for UX Designer in East Sussex

UX Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UX Designer in East Sussex

UX Designer
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 6 months to 21 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
Brighton +5 7 £425 +6.25% 3
Hove - 2 £400 -
UX Designer
South East

UX Designer Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 21 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 Sussex region featuring UX Designer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) User Experience
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (77.78%) Prototyping
4 5 (55.56%) HTML
4 5 (55.56%) CSS
4 5 (55.56%) Rapid Prototyping
5 4 (44.44%) Web Design
5 4 (44.44%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (44.44%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) Wireframes
6 2 (22.22%) Infographics
6 2 (22.22%) Customer Insight
7 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
7 1 (11.11%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (11.11%) Degree
7 1 (11.11%) Adobe
7 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
7 1 (11.11%) Service Design
7 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
7 1 (11.11%) InVision
7 1 (11.11%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
7 1 (11.11%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
7 1 (11.11%) Creative Thinking
7 1 (11.11%) Innovative Thinking
7 1 (11.11%) Collaborative Working

UX Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (11.11%) InVision
1 1 (11.11%) OmniGraffle
1 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) CSS
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Prototyping
3 5 (55.56%) Rapid Prototyping
4 4 (44.44%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (44.44%) Web Design
5 2 (22.22%) Customer Insight
5 2 (22.22%) Infographics
5 2 (22.22%) Wireframes
6 1 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
6 1 (11.11%) Creative Thinking
6 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
6 1 (11.11%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
6 1 (11.11%) Innovative Thinking
6 1 (11.11%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
6 1 (11.11%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe