The median contractor rate for a UX Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 March 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
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 524 557 595
Rank change year-on-year +33 +38  
Contract jobs requiring a UX Developer 84 82 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.15% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.16% 0.092%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 56 33
Median daily rate £400 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.78% +18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £319 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -8.75% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 42733 51025 51236
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 95.23% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27760 33065 30937
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1481 1587 2052
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

UX Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for UX Developer in the UK

UX Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UX Developer in the UK

UX Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing UX Developer over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for UX Developer in the UK

UX Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for UX Developer in the UK

UX Developer
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 28 March 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
England +27 77 £400 -15.78% 17
London +20 39 £450 -18.18% 8
South East +17 14 £360 -25.00% 1
North West +25 8 £373 -6.87% 1
City of London -2 8 £550 +32.53% 4
East Midlands - 8 - - 1
Manchester +10 7 £400 -5.88% 1
Stockport +5 6 £350 -22.22%
South West +2 6 £420 +40.00% 2
Buckinghamshire - 6 £350 -
Scotland +27 4 £375 +20.00% 3
Hampshire +12 4 £373 -
Bristol - 4 £345 - 1
Glasgow - 4 £375 - 2
Leicester - 3 - -
Leicestershire - 3 - -
Lincolnshire - 2 - -
Milton Keynes - 2 £350 -
Plymouth - 2 £475 -
Wales - 2 £228 -
West Midlands - 2 £350 - 2
South Wales - 2 £228 -
Staffordshire - 2 £350 - 1
Surrey - 2 £355 -
Devon - 2 £475 -
Winchester - 1 £370 -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Redhill - 1 £340 -
Gatwick - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - - 1

UX Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 featuring UX Developer in the job title.

1 158 (100.00%) User Experience
2 101 (63.92%) HTML
3 91 (57.59%) JavaScript
4 90 (56.96%) CSS
5 76 (48.10%) HTML5
6 57 (36.08%) CSS3
7 55 (34.81%) Agile Software Development
8 54 (34.18%) AngularJS
9 51 (32.28%) Front End Development
9 51 (32.28%) Wireframes
10 29 (18.35%) Prototyping
11 27 (17.09%) jQuery
12 26 (16.46%) Web Development
12 26 (16.46%) Banking
12 26 (16.46%) .NET
13 25 (15.82%) React
13 25 (15.82%) Scrum
14 24 (15.19%) C#
15 23 (14.56%) Photoshop
15 23 (14.56%) WPF
16 22 (13.92%) XAML
16 22 (13.92%) Node.js
17 20 (12.66%) Front Office
18 19 (12.03%) Microsoft
19 18 (11.39%) Adobe
20 17 (10.76%) Adobe Illustrator
20 17 (10.76%) TDD
20 17 (10.76%) Sass
20 17 (10.76%) MVVM
21 16 (10.13%) Finance

UX Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 7 (4.43%) CMS
2 4 (2.53%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (1.27%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.63%) Confluence
4 1 (0.63%) JBoss
4 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 23 (14.56%) Photoshop
2 17 (10.76%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (3.80%) MS Excel
4 4 (2.53%) InVision
5 3 (1.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (1.90%) InDesign
5 3 (1.90%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.90%) UXPin
6 1 (0.63%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.63%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.90%) WebTrends
2 2 (1.27%) ION MarketView
2 2 (1.27%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.90%) SaaS
2 2 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.27%) GitHub
3 1 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (0.63%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.63%) IaaS
3 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.80%) HTTP
2 4 (2.53%) snoop
3 3 (1.90%) Internet
3 3 (1.90%) Network Security
4 2 (1.27%) DSL
4 2 (1.27%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
5 1 (0.63%) Intranet
5 1 (0.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.06%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.53%) Hadoop
3 3 (1.90%) Big Data
3 3 (1.90%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.27%) Blockchain
5 1 (0.63%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (9.49%) Git (software)
2 12 (7.59%) Axure RP
3 10 (6.33%) JIRA
3 10 (6.33%) Microsoft Blend
3 10 (6.33%) NUnit
4 8 (5.06%) Karma Test Runner
4 8 (5.06%) Mocha
4 8 (5.06%) NCrunch
4 8 (5.06%) ReSharper
5 7 (4.43%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 6 (3.80%) webpack
7 4 (2.53%) Bitbucket
7 4 (2.53%) Jasmine
7 4 (2.53%) Moq
7 4 (2.53%) StyleCop
7 4 (2.53%) Subversion
7 4 (2.53%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.90%) Cucumber
8 3 (1.90%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (16.46%) Banking
2 20 (12.66%) Front Office
3 16 (10.13%) Finance
4 10 (6.33%) Retail
5 3 (1.90%) Automotive
6 2 (1.27%) Avionics
6 2 (1.27%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.27%) Military
7 1 (0.63%) Advertising
7 1 (0.63%) Back Office
7 1 (0.63%) Local Government
7 1 (0.63%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (63.92%) HTML
2 90 (56.96%) CSS
3 76 (48.10%) HTML5
4 57 (36.08%) CSS3
5 54 (34.18%) AngularJS
6 27 (17.09%) jQuery
7 26 (16.46%) .NET
8 25 (15.82%) React
9 23 (14.56%) WPF
10 22 (13.92%) Node.js
11 17 (10.76%) Sass
12 14 (8.86%) Ajax
13 12 (7.59%) Angular 2
14 11 (6.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 8 (5.06%) ASP.NET
15 8 (5.06%) Redux
16 6 (3.80%) ASP.NET MVC
16 6 (3.80%) Chai
16 6 (3.80%) LESS
17 5 (3.16%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 158 (100.00%) User Experience
2 11 (6.96%) Mobile App
3 9 (5.70%) Fixed Income
3 9 (5.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (3.80%) Equities
5 5 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.16%) Fintech
5 5 (3.16%) W3C
6 4 (2.53%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.53%) Derivative
6 4 (2.53%) iPad
6 4 (2.53%) iPhone
7 3 (1.90%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.90%) Graphic Design
8 2 (1.27%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.63%) HoloLens
9 1 (0.63%) HTC Vive
9 1 (0.63%) Oculus Rift
9 1 (0.63%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.43%) Android
1 7 (4.43%) Apple iOS
2 4 (2.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (34.81%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (32.28%) Front End Development
2 51 (32.28%) Wireframes
3 29 (18.35%) Prototyping
4 26 (16.46%) Web Development
5 25 (15.82%) Scrum
6 17 (10.76%) MVVM
6 17 (10.76%) TDD
7 15 (9.49%) OO
8 12 (7.59%) Visualisation
9 11 (6.96%) Information Architecture
9 11 (6.96%) Responsive Web Design
10 10 (6.33%) Asset Management
10 10 (6.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 10 (6.33%) Rapid Prototyping
10 10 (6.33%) Web Design
11 9 (5.70%) Data Visualisation
11 9 (5.70%) MVC
11 9 (5.70%) SDLC
12 8 (5.06%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 91 (57.59%) JavaScript
2 24 (15.19%) C#
3 22 (13.92%) XAML
4 15 (9.49%) Java
5 11 (6.96%) ES6
6 5 (3.16%) PHP
7 3 (1.90%) SQL
8 2 (1.27%) Apple Swift
8 2 (1.27%) VB
9 1 (0.63%) JSX
9 1 (0.63%) Scala
9 1 (0.63%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (7.59%) Degree
2 4 (2.53%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.53%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.43%) QA
2 4 (2.53%) MiFID
3 2 (1.27%) FATCA
System Software
1 4 (2.53%) Docker
1 4 (2.53%) HDFS
2 1 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (1.90%) Kibana
Vendors
1 19 (12.03%) Microsoft
2 18 (11.39%) Adobe
3 12 (7.59%) DevExpress
4 6 (3.80%) Sitecore
5 5 (3.16%) Infragistics
6 4 (2.53%) IBM
6 4 (2.53%) MuleSoft
6 4 (2.53%) Telerik
7 2 (1.27%) ION Trading
7 2 (1.27%) Oracle
7 2 (1.27%) Reuters
7 2 (1.27%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.27%) Twitter
8 1 (0.63%) Google
8 1 (0.63%) Omniture
8 1 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £301 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago