The median contractor rate for a UX Designer was £383 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 24 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.

User Experience Designer
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 124 122
Rank change year-on-year +25 -2  
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 26 21 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.31% 0.75% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% 0.77% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 16 20
Median daily rate £383 £375 £519
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.00% -27.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £316 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £175.00 -

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 1923 2711 2795
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 96.73% 96.31% 95.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1247 1858 1870
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 61 61 112
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.32 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.61% +22.56%  
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 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

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
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 24 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 +29 23 £385 +2.66% 5
South Yorkshire +5 2 £325 -27.77%
UX Designer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 44 (100.00%) User Experience
2 28 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (56.82%) Wireframes
4 23 (52.27%) HTML
5 18 (40.91%) Prototyping
6 17 (38.64%) CSS
7 13 (29.55%) Responsive Web Design
8 10 (22.73%) Adobe
9 9 (20.45%) Retail
9 9 (20.45%) Service Design
10 8 (18.18%) Front End Development
10 8 (18.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 8 (18.18%) Analytics
10 8 (18.18%) Axure RP
11 7 (15.91%) InVision
12 6 (13.64%) Degree
12 6 (13.64%) Internet
12 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
13 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
13 5 (11.36%) Validation
13 5 (11.36%) Usability Testing
14 4 (9.09%) Web Development
14 4 (9.09%) Product Management
14 4 (9.09%) HTML5
14 4 (9.09%) CSS3
14 4 (9.09%) Data Analytics
14 4 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
14 4 (9.09%) Finance
14 4 (9.09%) SDLC
15 3 (6.82%) Mobile First

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:

Applications
1 8 (18.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 7 (15.91%) InVision
3 3 (6.82%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (2.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) Internet
Development Applications
1 8 (18.18%) Axure RP
2 2 (4.55%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 9 (20.45%) Retail
2 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
3 4 (9.09%) Finance
4 1 (2.27%) Back Office
4 1 (2.27%) Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Electronics
4 1 (2.27%) Games
4 1 (2.27%) Legal
4 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (52.27%) HTML
2 17 (38.64%) CSS
3 4 (9.09%) CSS3
3 4 (9.09%) HTML5
4 2 (4.55%) jQuery
4 2 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.27%) Flash
5 1 (2.27%) LESS
5 1 (2.27%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 44 (100.00%) User Experience
2 3 (6.82%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.55%) Taxonomies
4 1 (2.27%) Online Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Android
1 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (56.82%) Wireframes
3 18 (40.91%) Prototyping
4 13 (29.55%) Responsive Web Design
5 9 (20.45%) Service Design
6 8 (18.18%) Analytics
6 8 (18.18%) Front End Development
7 5 (11.36%) Usability Testing
7 5 (11.36%) Validation
8 4 (9.09%) Data Analytics
8 4 (9.09%) Product Management
8 4 (9.09%) SDLC
8 4 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (9.09%) Web Development
9 3 (6.82%) Competitor Analysis
9 3 (6.82%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
9 3 (6.82%) Human Factors
9 3 (6.82%) Mobile First
9 3 (6.82%) Psychology
9 3 (6.82%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) Master's Degree
3 1 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.27%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) Adobe
2 3 (6.82%) Google
3 2 (4.55%) Twitter
4 1 (2.27%) Omniture
4 1 (2.27%) SAP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Rate: £375 - £400 per day + DOE
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