The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 3 months to 30 March 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 / Yorkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 135 138
Rank change year-on-year +14 +3  
Contract jobs citing UX Design 2 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.094% 0.24% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.30% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Median daily rate £331 £500 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.75% +66.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £361 £363
% change year-on-year +17.64% -0.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

UX Design is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1756 2352 2204
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 82.83% 81.30% 82.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1122 1604 1424
Median daily rate £410 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.72% +10.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 65 65
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.21% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £10.20 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.30 £36.75 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

UX Design
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing UX Design as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for UX Design in Yorkshire

UX Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UX Design in Yorkshire

UX Design
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 UX Design within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
West Yorkshire +12 2 £331 -34.07%
UX Design
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for UX Design.

1 5 (100.00%) User Experience
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) CMS
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Web Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Prototyping
3 2 (40.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (20.00%) OO PHP
4 1 (20.00%) Tornado
4 1 (20.00%) Flask
4 1 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (20.00%) RESTful
4 1 (20.00%) Mercurial
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (20.00%) Hudson
4 1 (20.00%) Node.js
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) Laravel
4 1 (20.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS

UX Design
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) Drupal
2 1 (20.00%) Tornado
2 1 (20.00%) WordPress
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Hudson
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
1 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Designer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) UX Designer
2 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) UX Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (20.00%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) Ember.js
3 1 (20.00%) Flask
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (20.00%) Laravel
3 1 (20.00%) LESS
3 1 (20.00%) Node.js
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) Sass
3 1 (20.00%) Symfony
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (20.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) User Experience
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Prototyping
2 2 (40.00%) Web Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Content Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) OO PHP
3 1 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (20.00%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe
1 1 (20.00%) Zend