The table below looks at the statistics for Balsamiq Mockups skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Balsamiq Mockups over the 3 months to 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Balsamiq Mockups
Rank 543 533 545
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Contract jobs citing Balsamiq Mockups 26 21 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.051% 0.044% 0.051%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.39% 0.37% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 18 21
Average daily rate
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£313 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £231 £350
% change year-on-year
+40.54% -33.92%
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 England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6597 5733 5876
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.97% 11.97% 11.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 4293 3736 3419
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +4.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 119 202
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £25.00 £22.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.75 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

Balsamiq Mockups
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Balsamiq Mockups Jobs Demand Trend in England

Balsamiq Mockups
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Balsamiq Mockups Daily Rate Trend in England

Balsamiq Mockups
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Balsamiq Mockups across the England region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Balsamiq Mockups Daily Rate Histogram in England

Balsamiq Mockups
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Balsamiq Mockups within the England region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +7 14 £278 -30.62% 7
East of England -20 5 £288 -
South East -3 3 £325 +116.66% 1
North West +2 2 - -
South West - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 1
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Balsamiq Mockups
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 42 (67.74%) Axure RP
2 36 (58.06%) Photoshop
3 31 (50.00%) HTML
3 31 (50.00%) CSS
4 28 (45.16%) Adobe Illustrator
5 20 (32.26%) Adobe
6 17 (27.42%) Information Architecture
7 15 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (24.19%) OmniGraffle
8 13 (20.97%) HTML5
9 12 (19.35%) JavaScript
9 12 (19.35%) jQuery
10 11 (17.74%) CSS3
11 10 (16.13%) Finance
11 10 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (16.13%) Responsive Web Design
12 8 (12.90%) Dreamweaver
12 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
12 8 (12.90%) InDesign
12 8 (12.90%) Retail
13 7 (11.29%) Flash
13 7 (11.29%) XAML
13 7 (11.29%) Infragistics
13 7 (11.29%) WPF
13 7 (11.29%) Silverlight
13 7 (11.29%) Usability Testing
13 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Blend
13 7 (11.29%) Mobile App
14 6 (9.68%) XML
15 5 (8.06%) E-Commerce

Balsamiq Mockups
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 (1.61%) IIS
1 1 (1.61%) TeamSite
1 1 (1.61%) CMS
1 1 (1.61%) Confluence
1 1 (1.61%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 36 (58.06%) Photoshop
2 28 (45.16%) Adobe Illustrator
3 15 (24.19%) OmniGraffle
4 8 (12.90%) InDesign
5 4 (6.45%) Adobe After Effects
5 4 (6.45%) MS Office
5 4 (6.45%) MS Visio
5 4 (6.45%) Fireworks
6 2 (3.23%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) Kerberos
1 1 (1.61%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.45%) Big Data
2 3 (4.84%) MongoDB
2 3 (4.84%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.61%) MySQL
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 42 (67.74%) Axure RP
2 8 (12.90%) Dreamweaver
3 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Blend
4 4 (6.45%) ProtoShare
5 3 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.61%) MSI
7 1 (1.61%) NUnit
7 1 (1.61%) Subversion
7 1 (1.61%) JIRA
7 1 (1.61%) Selenium
7 1 (1.61%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.61%) Hudson
7 1 (1.61%) WiX
7 1 (1.61%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (1.61%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.61%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (16.13%) Finance
2 8 (12.90%) Retail
3 5 (8.06%) Games
4 4 (6.45%) Marketing
5 3 (4.84%) iGaming
5 3 (4.84%) Automotive
6 2 (3.23%) Advertising
6 2 (3.23%) Banking
7 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.61%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 46 (74.19%) Designer
2 22 (35.48%) User Experience Designer
3 20 (32.26%) UI Designer
4 8 (12.90%) Developer
5 6 (9.68%) Web Designer
6 5 (8.06%) Senior Designer
7 4 (6.45%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Interface Designer
7 4 (6.45%) Photoshop Designer
7 4 (6.45%) Consultant
7 4 (6.45%) Senior User Experience Designer
8 3 (4.84%) Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Web Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Business Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Front-End Web Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Agile Java Developer
8 3 (4.84%) User Experience Consultant
9 2 (3.23%) Visual Designer
9 2 (3.23%) User Experience Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (50.00%) HTML
1 31 (50.00%) CSS
2 13 (20.97%) HTML5
3 12 (19.35%) jQuery
4 11 (17.74%) CSS3
5 7 (11.29%) WPF
5 7 (11.29%) Silverlight
5 7 (11.29%) Flash
6 6 (9.68%) XML
7 5 (8.06%) Ajax
8 3 (4.84%) NHibernate
8 3 (4.84%) XHTML
8 3 (4.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (3.23%) Django
9 2 (3.23%) LESS
9 2 (3.23%) .NET
10 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET
10 1 (1.61%) JSP
10 1 (1.61%) Web Services
10 1 (1.61%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Mobile App
2 5 (8.06%) Visualisation
3 4 (6.45%) Digital Media
4 3 (4.84%) Online Games
4 3 (4.84%) Social Network
5 2 (3.23%) RIA
6 1 (1.61%) Open Source
6 1 (1.61%) W3C
6 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.61%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.61%) Statistics
6 1 (1.61%) Video Editing
6 1 (1.61%) Psychology
6 1 (1.61%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.45%) Android
1 4 (6.45%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.84%) Linux
3 1 (1.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.42%) Information Architecture
2 15 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (16.13%) Responsive Web Design
4 7 (11.29%) Usability Testing
5 5 (8.06%) Use Case
5 5 (8.06%) Scrum
5 5 (8.06%) E-Commerce
5 5 (8.06%) MVVM
5 5 (8.06%) Rapid Prototyping
6 4 (6.45%) BDD
6 4 (6.45%) Web Design
6 4 (6.45%) TDD
6 4 (6.45%) Competitor Analysis
6 4 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (6.45%) User Experience Design
7 3 (4.84%) SEO
7 3 (4.84%) Kanban
7 3 (4.84%) Web Development
7 3 (4.84%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.35%) JavaScript
2 7 (11.29%) XAML
3 4 (6.45%) Java
3 4 (6.45%) SQL
4 2 (3.23%) Python
5 1 (1.61%) TypeScript
5 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.61%) VB
5 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.61%) C#
5 1 (1.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.23%) Degree
1 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.61%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (32.26%) Adobe
2 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.29%) Infragistics
4 1 (1.61%) FatWire
4 1 (1.61%) Serena
4 1 (1.61%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.61%) Appcelerator
4 1 (1.61%) Facebook
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