Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a UX Designer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 146 159 142
Rank change year-on-year +13 -17 +36
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 35 48 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.79% 0.89% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.92% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 33 62
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -9.68%
10th Percentile £305 £301 £310
90th Percentile £437 £498 £413
England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £27.37 £32.70 -
% change year-on-year -16.30% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 4268 5218 5915
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.60% 96.22% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2833 3350 3937
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £225 £250 £250
90th Percentile £545 £538 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 202 318
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.58 £14.00 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.11% +2.98% +0.70%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £39.48 £28.75 £28.83
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

UX Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings that featured UX Designer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +12 29 £355 -5.33% 5
South Yorkshire +14 4 £420 -11.58%
North Yorkshire - 1 £375 - 1
UX Designer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 35 (100.00%) User Experience
2 18 (51.43%) Wireframes
3 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (40.00%) CSS
4 14 (40.00%) HTML
5 12 (34.29%) Prototyping
6 9 (25.71%) Adobe
6 9 (25.71%) Axure RP
7 7 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 6 (17.14%) Analytics
8 6 (17.14%) Collaborative Working
8 6 (17.14%) Usability Testing
8 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
8 6 (17.14%) Photoshop
9 5 (14.29%) Information Architecture
9 5 (14.29%) Rapid Prototyping
9 5 (14.29%) Front End Development
10 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (11.43%) Service Design
10 4 (11.43%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (11.43%) Web Design
10 4 (11.43%) Finance
10 4 (11.43%) Legal
10 4 (11.43%) Adobe Illustrator
11 3 (8.57%) Games
11 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
11 3 (8.57%) Retail
11 3 (8.57%) OmniGraffle
11 3 (8.57%) InVision
11 3 (8.57%) Actionable Insight

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 (2.86%) CMS
1 1 (2.86%) Confluence
1 1 (2.86%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 6 (17.14%) Photoshop
3 4 (11.43%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (8.57%) InVision
4 3 (8.57%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (2.86%) Fireworks
5 1 (2.86%) InDesign
5 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) FTP
Development Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Axure RP
2 2 (5.71%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (2.86%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
1 4 (11.43%) Legal
2 3 (8.57%) Games
2 3 (8.57%) Retail
3 2 (5.71%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Marketing
3 2 (5.71%) Online Betting
3 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.86%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (40.00%) CSS
1 14 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (5.71%) Akka
2 2 (5.71%) Node.js
2 2 (5.71%) React
3 1 (2.86%) Ajax
3 1 (2.86%) HTML5
3 1 (2.86%) Material Design
Miscellaneous
1 35 (100.00%) User Experience
2 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) Wireframes
2 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (34.29%) Prototyping
4 6 (17.14%) Analytics
4 6 (17.14%) Collaborative Working
4 6 (17.14%) Usability Testing
5 5 (14.29%) Front End Development
5 5 (14.29%) Information Architecture
5 5 (14.29%) Rapid Prototyping
6 4 (11.43%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (11.43%) Service Design
6 4 (11.43%) Web Design
7 3 (8.57%) Actionable Insight
7 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.71%) Field Research
8 2 (5.71%) Guerrilla Research
8 2 (5.71%) Iconography
8 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.71%) SDLC
8 2 (5.71%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.71%) Clojure
2 2 (5.71%) Scala
3 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Grafana
1 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Adobe
2 2 (5.71%) Maxymiser
2 2 (5.71%) Optimizely
2 2 (5.71%) Splunk
3 1 (2.86%) Google