The table below looks at the statistics for the UI Designer role 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 UI Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Interface Designer
Rank 165 192 188
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -4
Contract jobs requiring a UI Designer 25 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.46% 0.26% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.29% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 10
Average daily rate
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£388 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £285 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £525 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.37 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 - £18.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5082 5956 5791
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.97% 92.56% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 3837 4304 4276
Average daily rate £450 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 88 120
Average hourly rate £17.87 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.40 £38.80 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -1.42%

UI Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UI Designer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

UI Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

UI Designer
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 UI Designer across the City of London region.

UI Designer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

UI Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UI Designer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

UI Designer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

UI Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing UI Designer across the City of London region.

UI Designer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

UI Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited UI Designer in their job title 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 with UI Designer in their job title.

1 34 (73.91%) User Experience
2 33 (71.74%) Photoshop
3 31 (67.39%) Adobe Illustrator
4 20 (43.48%) HTML
5 19 (41.30%) CSS
5 19 (41.30%) Adobe
6 14 (30.43%) Android
7 13 (28.26%) Mobile App
8 10 (21.74%) Graphic Design
8 10 (21.74%) Apple iOS
8 10 (21.74%) Finance
9 9 (19.57%) Banking
10 8 (17.39%) Web Design
10 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (17.39%) Axure RP
11 7 (15.22%) CSS3
11 7 (15.22%) HTML5
11 7 (15.22%) JavaScript
12 6 (13.04%) Information Architecture
12 6 (13.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 5 (10.87%) Responsive Web Design
13 5 (10.87%) jQuery
13 5 (10.87%) Degree
14 4 (8.70%) InDesign
14 4 (8.70%) Windows
14 4 (8.70%) Acrobat
14 4 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 3 (6.52%) Balsamiq Mockups
15 3 (6.52%) Mobile Banking
15 3 (6.52%) Rapid Prototyping

UI Designer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited UI Designer in their job title 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 with UI Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.17%) CMS
1 1 (2.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 33 (71.74%) Photoshop
2 31 (67.39%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (13.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (8.70%) Acrobat
4 4 (8.70%) InDesign
5 2 (4.35%) MS Office
6 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
6 1 (2.17%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.17%) SaaS
2 1 (2.17%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Axure RP
2 3 (6.52%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (2.17%) JIRA
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 10 (21.74%) Finance
2 9 (19.57%) Banking
3 3 (6.52%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.35%) Marketing
4 2 (4.35%) Retail
4 2 (4.35%) Advertising
4 2 (4.35%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (43.48%) HTML
2 19 (41.30%) CSS
3 7 (15.22%) HTML5
3 7 (15.22%) CSS3
4 5 (10.87%) jQuery
5 4 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (4.35%) DHTML
7 1 (2.17%) LESS
7 1 (2.17%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.17%) WPF
7 1 (2.17%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 34 (73.91%) User Experience
2 13 (28.26%) Mobile App
3 10 (21.74%) Graphic Design
4 3 (6.52%) Mobile Banking
4 3 (6.52%) Visualisation
5 2 (4.35%) Video on Demand
5 2 (4.35%) Human Factors
5 2 (4.35%) W3C
5 2 (4.35%) iPhone
6 1 (2.17%) Mobile Games
6 1 (2.17%) RIA
6 1 (2.17%) Social Media
6 1 (2.17%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 14 (30.43%) Android
2 10 (21.74%) Apple iOS
3 4 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.39%) Web Design
1 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (13.04%) Information Architecture
3 5 (10.87%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (6.52%) Rapid Prototyping
5 2 (4.35%) Scrum
5 2 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (4.35%) Usability Testing
6 1 (2.17%) UX Design
6 1 (2.17%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.17%) Web Development
6 1 (2.17%) Use Case
6 1 (2.17%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.17%) Test Strategy
6 1 (2.17%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.17%) PHP
2 1 (2.17%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Degree
Vendors
1 19 (41.30%) Adobe
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.17%) Facebook
3 1 (2.17%) Twitter
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £100 - £175 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 27 days ago