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 December 2014 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Balsamiq Mockups
Rank 189 198 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing Balsamiq Mockups 7 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.060% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.92% 0.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £380 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
765 745 726
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.69% 11.20% 12.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 621 554 553
Average daily rate £428 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.58% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £579 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Average hourly rate - £36.86 £49.02
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -24.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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

Balsamiq Mockups
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

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Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Balsamiq Mockups across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Balsamiq Mockups Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 15 (93.75%) Axure RP
2 13 (81.25%) User Experience
3 12 (75.00%) Photoshop
4 9 (56.25%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (50.00%) HTML
6 7 (43.75%) CSS
7 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (31.25%) Adobe
8 5 (31.25%) Information Architecture
9 4 (25.00%) jQuery
9 4 (25.00%) Degree
9 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 3 (18.75%) Marketing
10 3 (18.75%) Usability Testing
10 3 (18.75%) HTML5
10 3 (18.75%) CSS3
10 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
11 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
11 2 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
11 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
11 2 (12.50%) UX Design
11 2 (12.50%) Product Management
11 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
11 2 (12.50%) Kanban
11 2 (12.50%) RIA
11 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
11 2 (12.50%) Business Development
11 2 (12.50%) Graphic Design

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (75.00%) Photoshop
2 9 (56.25%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (6.25%) InDesign
3 1 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (93.75%) Axure RP
2 2 (12.50%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (18.75%) Marketing
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Designer
2 5 (31.25%) UX Designer
3 2 (12.50%) Head of User Experience
3 2 (12.50%) Creative Director
3 2 (12.50%) UI Designer
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Photoshop Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Photoshop Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Web Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Graphic Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Architect
4 1 (6.25%) User Experience Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Senior UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) HTML
2 7 (43.75%) CSS
3 4 (25.00%) jQuery
4 3 (18.75%) HTML5
4 3 (18.75%) CSS3
5 2 (12.50%) JSON
6 1 (6.25%) PhoneGap
6 1 (6.25%) Backbone.js
6 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (6.25%) Ajax
6 1 (6.25%) .NET
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (81.25%) User Experience
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) Graphic Design
3 2 (12.50%) Psychology
3 2 (12.50%) RIA
3 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
3 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (6.25%) Human Factors
4 1 (6.25%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Information Architecture
3 3 (18.75%) Usability Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Kanban
4 2 (12.50%) UX Design
4 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 2 (12.50%) Business Development
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (12.50%) Product Management
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) User Stories
5 1 (6.25%) MVVM
5 1 (6.25%) Web Design
5 1 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) VBA
2 1 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Adobe
2 2 (12.50%) Apple