UX architects can help appeal users to your company and help give you a competitive advantage. Ensuring the user experience of your website or app is critical in building customer engagement and brand loyalty, leading to a much higher ROI. Hiring a freelance ux architect gives you the ability to have someone to focus solely on your audience and how they can better design product/service experience for those users. With being freelance, they may have the opportunity to move quicker than an in-house team, as they can be flexible with their hours, and bring a broad range of expertise from the many projects they've worked on.
UX architects help develop the structure and flow of a digital solution by conducting research, interviews to then translate that into wireframes, sitemaps and prototypes. Developing structures for websites, apps, software and mobile, the ensure it is user friendly, whilst providing necessary and important information. Some of their responsibilities include, but aren’t limited to:
UX design focuses on the interaction between users and products and services, such as websites and apps.
There are several reasons why now might be the time to hire a freelance ux architect. This includes:
Time — Due to their experience, UX architects are able to research and review user flows quickly and efficiently. So if you’re looking to improve your experience quickly, freelancers, due to their diverse experience, are able to move quickly as they may have worked on similar projects in the past and can bring some of those learnings to your project.
Skills/knowledge — Users don’t care if you’re having issues behind the scenes. All they care about is whether they find the information they are looking for. Hiring a freelance ux architect helps you get this right the first time, as they have the skills and experience to build the right website architecture that appeals to your customers, as they can help build a user centric design.
Reduce costs — If a website or app appeals to the audience, this can help reduce the number of queries pushed towards support teams. Another benefits is reducing development costs as a ux architect can reduce the number of revisions in the development process through as they understand what customers want and need.
Results driven — UX architects help translate their expertise into more sales for your business as they help customers engage with your brand much more effectively. With working on various projects, for various brands, freelancers are able to help bring the successes of their career to your project.
Freelance UX architects have a wide variety of skills. The most common attributes found in elite architects include:
Each of our ux experts have been manually vetted by our dedicated onboarding team to ensure they have the right skills and experience to be considered an elite Freelancer. They have their own profile that outlines their skills and experience, giving you the opportunity to review this to ensure they have the right background for your project.
Our contracted rates for ux architects in 2019 ranged between £300 and £700, with the average day rate being £400.