The table below looks at the statistics for Balsamiq Mockups skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Balsamiq Mockups over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Balsamiq Mockups
Rank 192 208 188
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -20
Contract jobs citing Balsamiq Mockups 3 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.055% 0.079% 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.43% 0.61% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 14
Average daily rate
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£400 £525 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% +21.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £473 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £543 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-15.62% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.00 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
696 823 790
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.82% 13.08% 12.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 523 633 622
Average daily rate £425 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Average hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 £56.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.37 £47.50 £49.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.60 £47.50 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £38.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.85%

Balsamiq Mockups
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Balsamiq Mockups across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Balsamiq Mockups Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Balsamiq Mockups across the City of London region.

Balsamiq Mockups Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Balsamiq Mockups
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Balsamiq Mockups also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Balsamiq Mockups.

1 9 (90.00%) HTML
1 9 (90.00%) CSS
1 9 (90.00%) User Experience
2 7 (70.00%) Axure RP
2 7 (70.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (70.00%) Photoshop
3 6 (60.00%) jQuery
4 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (30.00%) RIA
5 3 (30.00%) Dreamweaver
5 3 (30.00%) Adobe
5 3 (30.00%) Information Architecture
6 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (20.00%) Usability Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Product Management
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (20.00%) Use Case
6 2 (20.00%) InDesign
7 1 (10.00%) Industrial Design
7 1 (10.00%) Marketing
7 1 (10.00%) Degree
7 1 (10.00%) JSON
7 1 (10.00%) Psychology
7 1 (10.00%) Human Factors
7 1 (10.00%) SQL
7 1 (10.00%) VBA
7 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
7 1 (10.00%) Project Management

Balsamiq Mockups
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Balsamiq Mockups also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Balsamiq Mockups. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (70.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (20.00%) InDesign
3 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Axure RP
2 3 (30.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Designer
2 6 (60.00%) UX Designer
3 3 (30.00%) UI Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) User Experience Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) HTML
1 9 (90.00%) CSS
2 6 (60.00%) jQuery
3 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (10.00%) JSON
4 1 (10.00%) HTML5
4 1 (10.00%) CSS3
4 1 (10.00%) PhoneGap
4 1 (10.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) User Experience
2 3 (30.00%) RIA
3 1 (10.00%) Psychology
3 1 (10.00%) Human Factors
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Information Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Usability Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Product Management
3 2 (20.00%) Use Case
4 1 (10.00%) Industrial Design
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) User Stories
4 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Adobe