The median contractor rate for a UX Designer was £463 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 23 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 Designer
South East / Surrey
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 - 94
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 11 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.90% - 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% - 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 1
Median daily rate £463 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £175.00 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1156 1219 1229
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 94.44% 95.31% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 803 799 697
Median daily rate £425 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +6.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 65 52
Median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.55% +42.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £11.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

UX Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for UX Designer in Surrey

UX Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UX Designer in Surrey

UX Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing UX Designer in Surrey over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for UX Designer in Surrey

UX Designer
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 23 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
Staines - 6 £488 -
UX Designer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Surrey region featuring UX Designer in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) User Experience
2 15 (78.95%) Prototyping
3 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (68.42%) Wireframes
5 10 (52.63%) Axure RP
6 9 (47.37%) Information Architecture
7 8 (42.11%) Scrum
7 8 (42.11%) Photoshop
7 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (36.84%) Data Analytics
8 7 (36.84%) Analytics
9 6 (31.58%) CSS
9 6 (31.58%) HTML
9 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
10 5 (26.32%) jQuery
10 5 (26.32%) Usability Testing
10 5 (26.32%) ClickTale
10 5 (26.32%) Adobe Analytics
10 5 (26.32%) CSS3
10 5 (26.32%) Google Analytics
10 5 (26.32%) HTML5
11 3 (15.79%) Automotive
11 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (10.53%) Time Management
12 2 (10.53%) Psychology
12 2 (10.53%) Rapid Prototyping
12 2 (10.53%) Cognitive Science
13 1 (5.26%) React
13 1 (5.26%) Guerrilla Testing
13 1 (5.26%) Framer.js

UX Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 8 (42.11%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Adobe Analytics
1 5 (26.32%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Axure RP
2 1 (5.26%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 3 (15.79%) Automotive
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) CSS
1 6 (31.58%) HTML
2 5 (26.32%) CSS3
2 5 (26.32%) HTML5
2 5 (26.32%) jQuery
3 1 (5.26%) Framer.js
3 1 (5.26%) React
Miscellaneous
1 19 (100.00%) User Experience
2 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Graphic Design
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Android
1 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Prototyping
2 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (68.42%) Wireframes
4 9 (47.37%) Information Architecture
5 8 (42.11%) Scrum
6 7 (36.84%) Analytics
6 7 (36.84%) Data Analytics
7 5 (26.32%) Usability Testing
8 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (10.53%) Cognitive Science
9 2 (10.53%) Psychology
9 2 (10.53%) Rapid Prototyping
9 2 (10.53%) Time Management
10 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
10 1 (5.26%) Ethnography
10 1 (5.26%) Eye Tracking
10 1 (5.26%) Guerrilla Testing
10 1 (5.26%) Mobile Application Development
10 1 (5.26%) User Stories
10 1 (5.26%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) ClickTale
2 1 (5.26%) Usabilla