UX

A view of freelancer day rates across UX

All disciplines
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The community average for UX

The average day rate across all "UX" roles in 2017 is £365.

Do keep in mind, the dataset includes day rates from all contracts within the discipline as a whole, no matter duration or type of business.

UX freelance average day rates 2017
Average Service Designer freelance day rates

Service Designer

Contracted rates for Service Designers this year range from £350 to £550, with the majority of Service Designers being booked between £350 and £400 / day.

The average day rate for a Service Designer this year is £392.

Average UI Designer freelance day rates

UI Designer

Almost half of all UI Designers get booked at around £350 / day, with rates ranging from £250 to £750.

The average day rate for a UI Designer this year is £363.

Average UX Architect freelance day rates

UX Architect

60% of all UX Architects get booked at around £350 / day, with rates ranging from £250 to £500.

The average day rate for a UX Architect this year is £357.

Average UX Designer freelance day rates

UX Designer

Average rates for UX Designers are mixed, with most rates between £350 and £400 / day. There are a handful of contracts between £500 and £600 / day, but these are less than 3% of all bookings.

UX Designers take on average £371 a day.

Average UX Researcher freelance day rates

UX Researcher

Contracted rates for UX Researchers this year range from £250 to £650, with the majority of UX Researchers being booked between £325 and £400 / day.

The average day rate for a UX Researcher this year is £332.

Let's talk about gender.

The uncomfortable truth is that the gender pay gap exists within UX. Looking across all roles within the UX discipline, men make on average £20 / day more than women.

UX freelance day rates by gender 2017

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