The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 29 June 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
UK > England
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 544 558 604
Rank change year-on-year +14 +46  
Contract jobs citing UX Design 50 64 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.13% 0.073%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.16% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 44 22
England median daily rate £445 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.25% -  
10th Percentile £338 £313 £264
90th Percentile £574 £500 £546
UK median daily rate £440 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +10.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
England median hourly rate - £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
UK median hourly rate - £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - -6.25%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 36628 41177 41257
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 84.72% 83.54% 80.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 92282 104544 94562
England median daily rate £450 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.43%  
10th Percentile £306 £288 £275
90th Percentile £625 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £413
% change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2775 2674 2752
England median hourly rate £32.00 £27.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.36% +10.00%  
10th Percentile £12.03 £12.50 £11.29
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.78 £51.30
UK median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +16.07% +1.81%  

UX Design
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for UX Design in England

UX Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UX Design in England

UX Design
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing UX Design in England over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for UX Design in England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for UX Design in England

UX Design
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 UX Design within the England region over the 3 months to 29 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 0 35 £450 +11.80% 10
North of England +58 4 £450 - 2
North West +26 4 £450 - 1
Midlands +11 4 £300 -21.31% 3
South West +2 3 £365 - 1
East of England -11 3 £400 +11.11% 1
West Midlands +17 2 £300 -21.31% 2
East Midlands - 2 - - 1
South East +15 1 £460 -8.00% 1
North East - 1 - -
UX Design
UK

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 England region with a requirement for UX Design.

1 88 (100.00%) User Experience
2 47 (53.41%) Wireframes
3 44 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (39.77%) CSS
5 30 (34.09%) JavaScript
6 28 (31.82%) CSS3
6 28 (31.82%) HTML
7 21 (23.86%) Node.js
8 19 (21.59%) HTML5
9 17 (19.32%) Responsive Web Design
10 16 (18.18%) Grunt
10 16 (18.18%) Front End Development
11 15 (17.05%) Scrum
11 15 (17.05%) Greenfield Project
12 14 (15.91%) Finance
12 14 (15.91%) TDD
12 14 (15.91%) gulp
12 14 (15.91%) Mobile App
12 14 (15.91%) Jasmine
12 14 (15.91%) Sass
13 12 (13.64%) Mocha
14 11 (12.50%) Graphic Design
14 11 (12.50%) Degree
14 11 (12.50%) OO
14 11 (12.50%) ES6
14 11 (12.50%) Service Design
15 10 (11.36%) Git (software)
15 10 (11.36%) Apache Cordova
15 10 (11.36%) Banking
16 9 (10.23%) Web Development

UX Design
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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.55%) CMS
2 3 (3.41%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.41%) WordPress
3 2 (2.27%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (2.27%) SAS
4 1 (1.14%) Drupal
4 1 (1.14%) Marvel
4 1 (1.14%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.14%) Tornado
4 1 (1.14%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (10.23%) OmniGraffle
1 9 (10.23%) Photoshop
2 7 (7.95%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (6.82%) InVision
4 2 (2.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (1.14%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 6 (6.82%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.95%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (7.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.41%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 2 (2.27%) Amazon CloudSearch
3 2 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.27%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (2.27%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (2.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (2.27%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (2.27%) MySQL
2 2 (2.27%) Redis
3 1 (1.14%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 16 (18.18%) Grunt
2 14 (15.91%) gulp
2 14 (15.91%) Jasmine
3 12 (13.64%) Mocha
4 10 (11.36%) Git (software)
5 9 (10.23%) Axure RP
6 8 (9.09%) QUnit
6 8 (9.09%) webpack
7 7 (7.95%) Mercurial
7 7 (7.95%) PhantomJS
8 6 (6.82%) Jenkins
9 4 (4.55%) IntelliJ
9 4 (4.55%) WebStorm
10 3 (3.41%) Cucumber
10 3 (3.41%) Subversion
11 2 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (2.27%) Gatling
11 2 (2.27%) Karma Test Runner
11 2 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (2.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (15.91%) Finance
2 10 (11.36%) Banking
3 3 (3.41%) Marketing
3 3 (3.41%) Music Industry
4 2 (2.27%) Retail
5 1 (1.14%) Advertising
5 1 (1.14%) Automotive
5 1 (1.14%) Danish Language
5 1 (1.14%) Front Office
5 1 (1.14%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (40.91%) Designer
2 30 (34.09%) Developer
2 30 (34.09%) UX Designer
3 12 (13.64%) JavaScript Developer
4 10 (11.36%) UI Designer
4 10 (11.36%) UI/UX Designer
5 9 (10.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 8 (9.09%) UI Developer
7 7 (7.95%) Senior Developer
7 7 (7.95%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 5 (5.68%) Senior UI Developer
9 4 (4.55%) HTML Developer
9 4 (4.55%) Node.js Developer
9 4 (4.55%) UX Developer
10 3 (3.41%) HTML CSS Developer
10 3 (3.41%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 3 (3.41%) User Experience Researcher
10 3 (3.41%) Web Designer
10 3 (3.41%) Web Developer
11 2 (2.27%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (39.77%) CSS
2 28 (31.82%) CSS3
2 28 (31.82%) HTML
3 21 (23.86%) Node.js
4 19 (21.59%) HTML5
5 14 (15.91%) Sass
6 10 (11.36%) Apache Cordova
7 9 (10.23%) AngularJS
7 9 (10.23%) KnockoutJS
7 9 (10.23%) React
8 8 (9.09%) Chai
8 8 (9.09%) D3.js
8 8 (9.09%) jQuery
8 8 (9.09%) lodash
8 8 (9.09%) React Native
8 8 (9.09%) Redux
9 7 (7.95%) Ajax
10 6 (6.82%) REST
11 5 (5.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (4.55%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 88 (100.00%) User Experience
2 15 (17.05%) Greenfield Project
3 14 (15.91%) Mobile App
4 11 (12.50%) Graphic Design
5 4 (4.55%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.41%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.27%) Social Media
7 2 (2.27%) W3C
8 1 (1.14%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.14%) Fintech
8 1 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.14%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.82%) Apple iOS
2 5 (5.68%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (53.41%) Wireframes
2 44 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (19.32%) Responsive Web Design
4 16 (18.18%) Front End Development
5 15 (17.05%) Scrum
6 14 (15.91%) TDD
7 11 (12.50%) OO
7 11 (12.50%) Service Design
8 9 (10.23%) Prototyping
8 9 (10.23%) Visualisation
8 9 (10.23%) Web Design
8 9 (10.23%) Web Development
9 8 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (9.09%) Isomorphic Development
9 8 (9.09%) Isomorphic JavaScript
10 7 (7.95%) Analytics
11 6 (6.82%) Data Visualisation
11 6 (6.82%) DevOps
11 6 (6.82%) Risk Management
11 6 (6.82%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (34.09%) JavaScript
2 11 (12.50%) ES6
3 9 (10.23%) Java
4 4 (4.55%) Dart
4 4 (4.55%) ECMAScript
4 4 (4.55%) GraphQL
4 4 (4.55%) TypeScript
5 3 (3.41%) C#
5 3 (3.41%) Ruby
6 1 (1.14%) PHP
6 1 (1.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (2.27%) Master's Degree
2 2 (2.27%) PhD
3 1 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.14%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.68%) QA
2 2 (2.27%) PMO
3 1 (1.14%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.14%) WCAG
Vendors
1 9 (10.23%) Adobe
2 8 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (6.82%) Google
4 5 (5.68%) Apple
5 3 (3.41%) Sitecore
6 2 (2.27%) Twitter
7 1 (1.14%) Zend
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