The median contractor rate for a UX Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 25 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.

User Experience Developer
England / London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 371 382 400
Rank change year-on-year +11 +18  
Contract jobs requiring a UX Developer 47 42 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.23% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.21% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 32 21
Median daily rate £450 £420 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +23.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £291 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £645 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £340
% change year-on-year -6.66% +10.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £40.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19415 20367 22175
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.88% 95.27% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 13846 14783 15457
Median daily rate £500 £463 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +5.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 225 377
Median hourly rate £19.82 £17.89 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.81% -5.86%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.60 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

UX Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured UX Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for UX Developer in London

UX Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UX Developer in London

UX Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing UX Developer in London over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for UX Developer in London

UX Developer
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 Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 25 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
City of London +14 13 £500 +5.26% 1
Croydon - 4 £513 -
Bromley +5 1 £375 +15.38%
Surbiton - 1 £425 -
UX Developer
England

UX Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, UX Developer 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 London region featuring UX Developer in the job title.

1 88 (100.00%) User Experience
2 66 (75.00%) HTML
3 64 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 64 (72.73%) CSS
4 40 (45.45%) HTML5
5 35 (39.77%) Front End Development
6 34 (38.64%) CSS3
7 28 (31.82%) jQuery
8 27 (30.68%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (26.14%) .NET
10 18 (20.45%) Wireframes
11 17 (19.32%) Prototyping
11 17 (19.32%) Git (software)
11 17 (19.32%) Java
12 15 (17.05%) AngularJS
13 14 (15.91%) Sass
14 13 (14.77%) Subversion
14 13 (14.77%) Visualisation
15 12 (13.64%) Degree
15 12 (13.64%) Test Automation
15 12 (13.64%) Banking
15 12 (13.64%) Responsive Web Design
16 11 (12.50%) Scrum
16 11 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
16 11 (12.50%) Web Development
17 10 (11.36%) Node.js
17 10 (11.36%) React
17 10 (11.36%) ES6
18 9 (10.23%) Computer Science Degree
18 9 (10.23%) Team Foundation Server

UX Developer Skill Set
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 3 (3.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (6.82%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.41%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) ION MarketView
1 1 (1.14%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.55%) GitHub
2 2 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.82%) HTTP
2 4 (4.55%) SSL
3 3 (3.41%) Network Security
4 2 (2.27%) DSL
4 2 (2.27%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
5 1 (1.14%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.68%) Hadoop
2 3 (3.41%) Big Data
2 3 (3.41%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.27%) Blockchain
3 2 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (19.32%) Git (software)
2 13 (14.77%) Subversion
3 9 (10.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (10.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 6 (6.82%) webpack
5 5 (5.68%) Bitbucket
5 5 (5.68%) gulp
5 5 (5.68%) JUnit
6 4 (4.55%) Xcode
7 3 (3.41%) Grunt
7 3 (3.41%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (3.41%) Mocha
8 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Blend
8 2 (2.27%) NUnit
9 1 (1.14%) Axure RP
9 1 (1.14%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (1.14%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.14%) ReSharper
9 1 (1.14%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (13.64%) Banking
2 9 (10.23%) Front Office
3 7 (7.95%) Finance
4 2 (2.27%) Automotive
4 2 (2.27%) Games
5 1 (1.14%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (75.00%) HTML
2 64 (72.73%) CSS
3 40 (45.45%) HTML5
4 34 (38.64%) CSS3
5 28 (31.82%) jQuery
6 23 (26.14%) .NET
7 15 (17.05%) AngularJS
8 14 (15.91%) Sass
9 10 (11.36%) Node.js
9 10 (11.36%) React
10 8 (9.09%) Ajax
11 5 (5.68%) D3.js
11 5 (5.68%) Grails
11 5 (5.68%) Middleware
11 5 (5.68%) Redux
11 5 (5.68%) Spring
11 5 (5.68%) WebSockets
11 5 (5.68%) WPF
12 4 (4.55%) Core Data
12 4 (4.55%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 88 (100.00%) User Experience
2 9 (10.23%) Computer Science
3 8 (9.09%) Fixed Income
4 7 (7.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 7 (7.95%) Mobile App
5 5 (5.68%) Derivative
5 5 (5.68%) Equities
5 5 (5.68%) Fintech
5 5 (5.68%) W3C
6 4 (4.55%) Animation
6 4 (4.55%) Blackberry
6 4 (4.55%) PKI
7 3 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.41%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (1.14%) HoloLens
8 1 (1.14%) HTC Vive
8 1 (1.14%) Oculus Rift
8 1 (1.14%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.82%) Apple iOS
2 4 (4.55%) Android
3 2 (2.27%) Windows
4 1 (1.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (39.77%) Front End Development
2 27 (30.68%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (20.45%) Wireframes
4 17 (19.32%) Prototyping
5 13 (14.77%) Visualisation
6 12 (13.64%) Responsive Web Design
6 12 (13.64%) Test Automation
7 11 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
7 11 (12.50%) Scrum
7 11 (12.50%) Web Development
8 8 (9.09%) Rapid Prototyping
8 8 (9.09%) SEO
8 8 (9.09%) SOA
9 6 (6.82%) Cryptography
9 6 (6.82%) Electronic Trading
9 6 (6.82%) Infographics
9 6 (6.82%) Information Architecture
9 6 (6.82%) TDD
10 5 (5.68%) Analytics
10 5 (5.68%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 64 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 17 (19.32%) Java
3 10 (11.36%) ES6
4 5 (5.68%) Apple Swift
4 5 (5.68%) C#
4 5 (5.68%) Groovy
5 4 (4.55%) Objective-C
5 4 (4.55%) XAML
6 3 (3.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (13.64%) Degree
2 9 (10.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (6.82%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.82%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.41%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.68%) MiFID
2 4 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.55%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (3.41%) Kibana
Vendors
1 4 (4.55%) Apple
2 1 (1.14%) Adobe
2 1 (1.14%) DevExpress
2 1 (1.14%) IBM
2 1 (1.14%) Infragistics
2 1 (1.14%) ION Trading
2 1 (1.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.14%) MuleSoft
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle
2 1 (1.14%) Reuters
2 1 (1.14%) Telerik
2 1 (1.14%) TIBCO