The median contractor rate for a Senior UX Designer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 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.

Senior User Experience Designer
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 544 575 619
Rank change year-on-year +31 +44  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior UX Designer 45 48 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.10% 0.098% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.10% 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 43 12
Median daily rate £425 £450 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +10.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £333 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £425 £450
% change year-on-year -5.29% -5.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40905 46317 48290
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.76% 95.03% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 26668 30607 30911
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1248 1357 1858
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.44 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Senior UX Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior UX Designer in England

Senior UX Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior UX Designer in England

Senior UX Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior UX Designer in England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior UX Designer in England

Senior UX Designer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior UX Designer within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -15 32 £450 - 5
Yorkshire +29 6 £388 -13.88% 2
South West - 3 £440 - 2
North West - 2 £420 - 1
South East - 2 £475 -
Senior UX Designer
UK

Senior UX Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Senior 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 England region featuring Senior UX Designer in the job title.

1 87 (100.00%) User Experience
2 55 (63.22%) Wireframes
3 28 (32.18%) Data Visualisation
3 28 (32.18%) Visualisation
4 23 (26.44%) Retail
5 21 (24.14%) Business Development
6 20 (22.99%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (22.99%) Prototyping
7 19 (21.84%) Axure RP
8 18 (20.69%) Finance
9 14 (16.09%) HTML
10 13 (14.94%) OmniGraffle
11 9 (10.34%) Apple iOS
11 9 (10.34%) CSS
11 9 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (9.20%) Analytics
13 7 (8.05%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 7 (8.05%) Photoshop
13 7 (8.05%) E-Commerce
14 6 (6.90%) Telecoms
14 6 (6.90%) Android
14 6 (6.90%) Product Management
14 6 (6.90%) Banking
14 6 (6.90%) Data Analytics
14 6 (6.90%) SDLC
14 6 (6.90%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
14 6 (6.90%) Front End Development
15 5 (5.75%) Mobile App
15 5 (5.75%) Information Architecture
15 5 (5.75%) Graphic Design

Senior UX Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Applications
1 13 (14.94%) OmniGraffle
2 7 (8.05%) Photoshop
3 5 (5.75%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (5.75%) InVision
4 4 (4.60%) MS Visio
5 3 (3.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (2.30%) UXPin
7 1 (1.15%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.45%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.30%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (2.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.60%) Internet
Development Applications
1 19 (21.84%) Axure RP
2 7 (8.05%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (1.15%) JIRA
General
1 23 (26.44%) Retail
2 18 (20.69%) Finance
3 6 (6.90%) Banking
3 6 (6.90%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.30%) Games
5 1 (1.15%) Electronics
5 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.15%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.09%) HTML
2 9 (10.34%) CSS
3 4 (4.60%) HTML5
4 3 (3.45%) D3.js
5 2 (2.30%) CSS3
5 2 (2.30%) Framer.js
6 1 (1.15%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.15%) Flash
6 1 (1.15%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 87 (100.00%) User Experience
2 5 (5.75%) Graphic Design
2 5 (5.75%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.45%) W3C
4 2 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.30%) Fintech
4 2 (2.30%) iPhone
5 1 (1.15%) Derivative
5 1 (1.15%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.15%) iPad
5 1 (1.15%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (1.15%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.34%) Apple iOS
2 6 (6.90%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (63.22%) Wireframes
2 28 (32.18%) Data Visualisation
2 28 (32.18%) Visualisation
3 21 (24.14%) Business Development
4 20 (22.99%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (22.99%) Prototyping
5 9 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (9.20%) Analytics
7 7 (8.05%) E-Commerce
8 6 (6.90%) Data Analytics
8 6 (6.90%) Front End Development
8 6 (6.90%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
8 6 (6.90%) Product Management
8 6 (6.90%) SDLC
9 5 (5.75%) Information Architecture
9 5 (5.75%) Usability Testing
10 4 (4.60%) Project Management
10 4 (4.60%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (4.60%) Scrum
10 4 (4.60%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.30%) Degree
2 1 (1.15%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 5 (5.75%) Adobe
2 2 (2.30%) ClickTale
2 2 (2.30%) Google
2 2 (2.30%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.15%) Apple
3 1 (1.15%) SAP
Taunton, Somerset
Experis Ltd
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £420 per day
Posted: 3 days ago