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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Interface Designer
Rank 168 188 189
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +1
Contract jobs requiring a UI Designer 16 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.31% 0.21% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.22% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 4
Average daily rate
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£375 £285 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.57% -24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £393 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
-10.71% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.37 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 - £18.00
UI Designer
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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
4780 5413 5331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 93.07% 93.31% 93.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3657 3807 3953
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 87 128
Average hourly rate £17.98 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.10% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £33.28 £72.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 22 (64.71%) User Experience
1 22 (64.71%) Photoshop
2 21 (61.76%) Adobe Illustrator
3 14 (41.18%) HTML
3 14 (41.18%) CSS
4 13 (38.24%) Android
5 11 (32.35%) Banking
6 10 (29.41%) Finance
6 10 (29.41%) Mobile App
6 10 (29.41%) Apple iOS
7 9 (26.47%) Adobe
8 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
9 6 (17.65%) CSS3
9 6 (17.65%) Axure RP
10 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (14.71%) Information Architecture
10 5 (14.71%) HTML5
10 5 (14.71%) Degree
11 4 (11.76%) Graphic Design
11 4 (11.76%) jQuery
11 4 (11.76%) Investment Banking
11 4 (11.76%) Acrobat
11 4 (11.76%) Windows
12 3 (8.82%) Responsive Web Design
12 3 (8.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (8.82%) Mobile Banking
12 3 (8.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 3 (8.82%) Rapid Prototyping
12 3 (8.82%) Visualisation
12 3 (8.82%) InDesign

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Applications
1 22 (64.71%) Photoshop
2 21 (61.76%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (11.76%) Acrobat
4 3 (8.82%) InDesign
4 3 (8.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Internet
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Axure RP
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Blend
3 1 (2.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 11 (32.35%) Banking
2 10 (29.41%) Finance
3 4 (11.76%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.88%) Marketing
4 2 (5.88%) Advertising
5 1 (2.94%) Games
5 1 (2.94%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (41.18%) HTML
1 14 (41.18%) CSS
2 6 (17.65%) CSS3
3 5 (14.71%) HTML5
4 4 (11.76%) jQuery
5 3 (8.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (5.88%) DHTML
6 2 (5.88%) WPF
6 2 (5.88%) Silverlight
7 1 (2.94%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (64.71%) User Experience
2 10 (29.41%) Mobile App
3 4 (11.76%) Graphic Design
4 3 (8.82%) Mobile Banking
4 3 (8.82%) Visualisation
5 2 (5.88%) Video on Demand
5 2 (5.88%) Human Factors
5 2 (5.88%) W3C
6 1 (2.94%) Online Banking
6 1 (2.94%) iPhone
6 1 (2.94%) Social Media
6 1 (2.94%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 13 (38.24%) Android
2 10 (29.41%) Apple iOS
3 4 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (14.71%) Information Architecture
2 3 (8.82%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (8.82%) Web Design
2 3 (8.82%) Rapid Prototyping
3 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (5.88%) Scrum
3 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (2.94%) Web Development
4 1 (2.94%) Usability Testing
4 1 (2.94%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.88%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) VCP4
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Adobe
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
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Posted: 3 days ago
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