The median contractor rate for a User Experience Architect was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 27 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.

UX Architect
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 - 142
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a User Experience Architect 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.049% - 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% - 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £425 - £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £480
% change year-on-year -5.55% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1959 2715 2779
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 96.69% 96.24% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1266 1859 1861
Median daily rate £388 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 63 112
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.32 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.61% +17.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.20 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.96 £32.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

User Experience Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire that featured User Experience Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for User Experience Architect in Yorkshire

User Experience Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing User Experience Architect in Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for User Experience Architect in Yorkshire

User Experience Architect
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Experience Architect within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
West Yorkshire - 1 £425 - 1
User Experience Architect
England

User Experience Architect Skill Set
Top 16 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, User Experience Architect 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 Yorkshire region featuring User Experience Architect in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) User Experience
1 4 (100.00%) Wireframes
2 3 (75.00%) Service Design
2 3 (75.00%) Psychology
2 3 (75.00%) Human Factors
2 3 (75.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring

User Experience Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
General
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Wireframes
2 3 (75.00%) Human Factors
2 3 (75.00%) Psychology
2 3 (75.00%) Service Design
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript