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 24 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Interface Designer
Rank 200 211 207
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Contract jobs requiring a UI Designer 7 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.16% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 11
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +55.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 -
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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
5567 6726 6552
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 93.03% 92.50% 92.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4200 4892 4752
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.05% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 137 159
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.40 £38.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

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 24 October 2014.

UI Designer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 19 (95.00%) User Experience
2 14 (70.00%) Photoshop
3 9 (45.00%) CSS
4 8 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (40.00%) Banking
5 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (35.00%) Finance
5 7 (35.00%) Axure RP
6 6 (30.00%) CSS3
7 5 (25.00%) Adobe
7 5 (25.00%) HTML
8 4 (20.00%) XAML
8 4 (20.00%) WPF
8 4 (20.00%) Silverlight
8 4 (20.00%) jQuery
8 4 (20.00%) Investment Banking
8 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Blend
8 4 (20.00%) Visualisation
8 4 (20.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
9 3 (15.00%) UX Design
9 3 (15.00%) Online Banking
9 3 (15.00%) Marketing
9 3 (15.00%) HTML5
9 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (15.00%) Usability Testing
9 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
10 2 (10.00%) MS Office
10 2 (10.00%) Flash
10 2 (10.00%) CMS

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 2 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (70.00%) Photoshop
2 8 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Axure RP
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Blend
2 4 (20.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (40.00%) Banking
2 7 (35.00%) Finance
3 4 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 3 (15.00%) Marketing
5 1 (5.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) CSS
2 6 (30.00%) CSS3
3 5 (25.00%) HTML
4 4 (20.00%) WPF
4 4 (20.00%) Silverlight
4 4 (20.00%) jQuery
5 3 (15.00%) HTML5
6 2 (10.00%) Flash
7 1 (5.00%) Ajax
7 1 (5.00%) .NET
7 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 19 (95.00%) User Experience
2 4 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (15.00%) Online Banking
4 2 (10.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Android
1 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.00%) Usability Testing
2 3 (15.00%) UX Design
2 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (10.00%) Information Architecture
3 2 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (5.00%) Web Design
4 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.00%) Market Research
4 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) XAML
2 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Adobe
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