The median contractor rate for a UX Designer was £394 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 29 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 Designer
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 121 128
Rank change year-on-year +17 +7  
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 18 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.85% 0.66% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.68% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 2
Median daily rate £394 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £475 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £338
% change year-on-year - +18.51%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £106.25 -
% change year-on-year -62.35% -  

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 2060 2782 2549
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.03% 96.77% 95.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1272 1866 1605
Median daily rate £400 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.89% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 115 137
Median hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.79% +16.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.28 £41.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

UX Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for UX Designer in Yorkshire

UX Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UX Designer in Yorkshire

UX Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing UX Designer in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for UX Designer in Yorkshire

UX Designer
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 Designer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 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 9 £388 +3.33% 3
South Yorkshire +7 5 £500 - 1
UX Designer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Yorkshire region featuring UX Designer in the job title.

1 38 (100.00%) User Experience
2 26 (68.42%) HTML
3 24 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (44.74%) Wireframes
5 15 (39.47%) Service Design
6 14 (36.84%) CSS
7 12 (31.58%) Internet
7 12 (31.58%) Prototyping
8 10 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (21.05%) Adobe
10 6 (15.79%) Web Development
10 6 (15.79%) HTML5
10 6 (15.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 5 (13.16%) Mobile App
11 5 (13.16%) CSS3
11 5 (13.16%) Retail
12 4 (10.53%) Rapid Prototyping
12 4 (10.53%) Typography
12 4 (10.53%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
13 3 (7.89%) Guerrilla Research
13 3 (7.89%) Degree
13 3 (7.89%) Psychology
13 3 (7.89%) Human Factors
13 3 (7.89%) Usability Testing
13 3 (7.89%) Axure RP
13 3 (7.89%) Marketing
13 3 (7.89%) Qualitative Research
13 3 (7.89%) Responsive Web Design
13 3 (7.89%) Sass
13 3 (7.89%) LESS

UX Designer 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.63%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (5.26%) InVision
2 2 (5.26%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (5.26%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.63%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (2.63%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (31.58%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.63%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 5 (13.16%) Retail
2 3 (7.89%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Games
2 3 (7.89%) Marketing
3 2 (5.26%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Electronics
3 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.63%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (68.42%) HTML
2 14 (36.84%) CSS
3 6 (15.79%) HTML5
4 5 (13.16%) CSS3
5 3 (7.89%) LESS
5 3 (7.89%) Sass
6 2 (5.26%) Flash
7 1 (2.63%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 38 (100.00%) User Experience
2 5 (13.16%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.26%) Online Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Taxonomies
4 1 (2.63%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.63%) Motion Graphics
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (44.74%) Wireframes
3 15 (39.47%) Service Design
4 12 (31.58%) Prototyping
5 10 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (15.79%) Web Development
7 4 (10.53%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
7 4 (10.53%) Rapid Prototyping
7 4 (10.53%) Typography
8 3 (7.89%) Guerrilla Research
8 3 (7.89%) Human Factors
8 3 (7.89%) Psychology
8 3 (7.89%) Qualitative Research
8 3 (7.89%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (7.89%) Usability Testing
8 3 (7.89%) Web Design
9 2 (5.26%) Benchmarking
9 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (5.26%) Competitor Analysis
9 2 (5.26%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Adobe
2 2 (5.26%) Google
2 2 (5.26%) SAP
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