Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 20 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 > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 583 554 546
Rank change year-on-year -29 -8 -33
Contract jobs citing UX Design 49 62 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.11% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.16% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 40 52
London median daily rate £400 £405 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.23% -12.43% +11.78%
10th Percentile £325 £258 £276
90th Percentile £525 £498 £550
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London 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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 40583 38438 39314
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.96% 86.23% 83.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 29509 27575 28097
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £288
90th Percentile £675 £642 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 378 398 474
London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.31 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.15 £50.84 £50.69
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.72% +8.53% +18.42%

UX Design
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for UX Design in London

UX Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UX Design in London

UX Design
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing UX Design in London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for UX Design in London

UX Design
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for UX Design in London

UX Design
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 20 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
Central London -3 15 £400 -11.11% 4
West London -7 1 £420 -9.19% 3
South London -32 1 - -
East London - 1 - - 2
UX Design
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 London region with a requirement for UX Design.

1 49 (100.00%) User Experience
2 31 (63.27%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (48.98%) Wireframes
4 18 (36.73%) Adobe
5 17 (34.69%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
6 14 (28.57%) Photoshop
7 13 (26.53%) Finance
7 13 (26.53%) Web Design
7 13 (26.53%) Mobile App
7 13 (26.53%) Responsive Web Design
8 12 (24.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 11 (22.45%) Typography
10 10 (20.41%) InVision
10 10 (20.41%) Axure RP
10 10 (20.41%) Adobe Illustrator
11 9 (18.37%) HTML
11 9 (18.37%) Visualisation
11 9 (18.37%) Prototyping
12 8 (16.33%) HTML5
12 8 (16.33%) Google
13 7 (14.29%) Data Analysis
13 7 (14.29%) Usability Testing
13 7 (14.29%) Apple iOS
14 6 (12.24%) Data Visualisation
14 6 (12.24%) Android
15 5 (10.20%) Mobile First
15 5 (10.20%) Degree
15 5 (10.20%) .NET
15 5 (10.20%) Apple
16 4 (8.16%) Intranet

UX Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (8.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (28.57%) Photoshop
2 12 (24.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 10 (20.41%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (20.41%) InVision
4 3 (6.12%) Adobe After Effects
4 3 (6.12%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (2.04%) InDesign
5 1 (2.04%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (2.04%) UXPin
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (6.12%) Office 365
2 1 (2.04%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (2.04%) G Suite
2 1 (2.04%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 10 (20.41%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.04%) Jasmine
2 1 (2.04%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (2.04%) Protractor
2 1 (2.04%) Selenium
General
1 13 (26.53%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Advertising
2 2 (4.08%) Back Office
2 2 (4.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Front Office
3 1 (2.04%) Games
3 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (69.39%) Designer
2 24 (48.98%) UX Designer
3 9 (18.37%) Visual Designer
4 5 (10.20%) Digital Designer
4 5 (10.20%) UI Designer
4 5 (10.20%) UI/UX Designer
5 4 (8.16%) Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Junior
7 2 (4.08%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (4.08%) Graduate
7 2 (4.08%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Graduate Software Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Product Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Security Designer
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Designer
7 2 (4.08%) SharePoint Designer
7 2 (4.08%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Software Tester
7 2 (4.08%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.37%) HTML
2 8 (16.33%) HTML5
3 5 (10.20%) .NET
4 4 (8.16%) AngularJS
4 4 (8.16%) CSS
4 4 (8.16%) CSS3
5 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET
6 2 (4.08%) jQuery
6 2 (4.08%) Material Design
6 2 (4.08%) Node.js
7 1 (2.04%) Angular 2
7 1 (2.04%) J2EE
7 1 (2.04%) MDX
7 1 (2.04%) React
7 1 (2.04%) Reactive Extensions
7 1 (2.04%) RESTful
7 1 (2.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (2.04%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 49 (100.00%) User Experience
2 13 (26.53%) Mobile App
3 4 (8.16%) Graphic Design
3 4 (8.16%) Social Media
4 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.12%) Video Editing
5 2 (4.08%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.04%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.04%) Market Risk
6 1 (2.04%) Virtual Team
6 1 (2.04%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 6 (12.24%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (63.27%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (48.98%) Wireframes
3 17 (34.69%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
4 13 (26.53%) Responsive Web Design
4 13 (26.53%) Web Design
5 11 (22.45%) Typography
6 9 (18.37%) Prototyping
6 9 (18.37%) Visualisation
7 7 (14.29%) Data Analysis
7 7 (14.29%) Usability Testing
8 6 (12.24%) Data Visualisation
9 5 (10.20%) Mobile First
10 4 (8.16%) E-Commerce
10 4 (8.16%) Infographics
10 4 (8.16%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
10 4 (8.16%) Rapid Prototyping
10 4 (8.16%) Scrum
10 4 (8.16%) SDLC
11 3 (6.12%) Kanban
11 3 (6.12%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.16%) Java
1 4 (8.16%) JavaScript
2 3 (6.12%) C#
3 2 (4.08%) C++
3 2 (4.08%) Python
3 2 (4.08%) SQL
3 2 (4.08%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.04%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.08%) MBA
Vendors
1 18 (36.73%) Adobe
2 8 (16.33%) Google
3 5 (10.20%) Apple
4 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.04%) Cadence
5 1 (2.04%) DoubleClick
5 1 (2.04%) Omniture
5 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com