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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Balsamiq Mockups
Rank 531 527 510
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -17
Contract jobs citing Balsamiq Mockups 49 45 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.097% 0.091% 0.073%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.76% 0.72% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 27 25
Average daily rate
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£345 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.82% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £125 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-15.31% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.00 -
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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
6484 6216 4988
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.80% 12.53% 11.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4204 4054 3227
Average daily rate £400 £378 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.89% -3.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 123 132
Average hourly rate £37.27 £39.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.43% +4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.24 £31.40 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.10 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £38.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.79% +1.85%

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 1 May 2015.

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 1 May 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -3 33 £375 -16.66% 6
South East -7 8 £288 +130.00% 5
West Midlands - 3 £243 - 1
North West - 2 £325 - 1
South West +1 1 £340 +41.66% 1
East Midlands -5 1 - - 1
Yorkshire - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
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Balsamiq Mockups
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 69 (82.14%) User Experience
2 52 (61.90%) Axure RP
3 41 (48.81%) HTML
4 36 (42.86%) CSS
5 29 (34.52%) Photoshop
6 28 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (27.38%) Adobe
7 23 (27.38%) OmniGraffle
8 20 (23.81%) JavaScript
8 20 (23.81%) Adobe Illustrator
9 18 (21.43%) Usability Testing
10 17 (20.24%) jQuery
10 17 (20.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 16 (19.05%) Project Management
12 15 (17.86%) Retail
12 15 (17.86%) Information Architecture
13 13 (15.48%) HTML5
13 13 (15.48%) MS Visio
14 12 (14.29%) E-Commerce
14 12 (14.29%) Finance
14 12 (14.29%) Marketing
15 9 (10.71%) Degree
15 9 (10.71%) RIA
15 9 (10.71%) CSS3
16 8 (9.52%) Product Management
17 7 (8.33%) Dreamweaver
17 7 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
17 7 (8.33%) Analytics
17 7 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 7 (8.33%) Banking

Balsamiq Mockups
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 (1.19%) CMS
1 1 (1.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 29 (34.52%) Photoshop
2 23 (27.38%) OmniGraffle
3 20 (23.81%) Adobe Illustrator
4 17 (20.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 13 (15.48%) MS Visio
6 5 (5.95%) InDesign
7 4 (4.76%) MS Office
8 3 (3.57%) MS Project
8 3 (3.57%) MS Excel
8 3 (3.57%) Fireworks
9 1 (1.19%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (1.19%) Adobe After Effects
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.19%) MVNO
1 1 (1.19%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 52 (61.90%) Axure RP
2 7 (8.33%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (3.57%) ProtoShare
4 1 (1.19%) Grunt
4 1 (1.19%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.19%) JIRA
General
1 15 (17.86%) Retail
2 12 (14.29%) Finance
2 12 (14.29%) Marketing
3 7 (8.33%) Banking
4 3 (3.57%) Games
5 2 (2.38%) Publishing
5 2 (2.38%) iGaming
6 1 (1.19%) Legal
6 1 (1.19%) Advertising
6 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.19%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (63.10%) Designer
2 40 (47.62%) UX Designer
3 16 (19.05%) UI Designer
4 12 (14.29%) Developer
5 10 (11.90%) Analyst
6 9 (10.71%) Architect
6 9 (10.71%) User Experience Architect
7 8 (9.52%) Web Developer
8 6 (7.14%) Visual Designer
8 6 (7.14%) Senior Architect
8 6 (7.14%) Business Analyst
8 6 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
9 5 (5.95%) Senior Designer
10 4 (4.76%) Senior UX Designer
11 3 (3.57%) Project Manager
11 3 (3.57%) Senior Consultant
11 3 (3.57%) Consultant
11 3 (3.57%) E-Commerce Project Manager
11 3 (3.57%) E-Commerce Manager
11 3 (3.57%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (48.81%) HTML
2 36 (42.86%) CSS
3 17 (20.24%) jQuery
4 13 (15.48%) HTML5
5 9 (10.71%) CSS3
6 7 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (7.14%) XHTML
8 3 (3.57%) Sass
9 2 (2.38%) AngularJS
9 2 (2.38%) Backbone.js
9 2 (2.38%) PhoneGap
9 2 (2.38%) JSON
10 1 (1.19%) Flash
10 1 (1.19%) XML
10 1 (1.19%) XSL
10 1 (1.19%) DHTML
10 1 (1.19%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 69 (82.14%) User Experience
2 9 (10.71%) RIA
3 6 (7.14%) Graphic Design
3 6 (7.14%) Psychology
3 6 (7.14%) Human Factors
4 4 (4.76%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.38%) Online Games
5 2 (2.38%) Social Network
6 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.19%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.38%) Apple iOS
1 2 (2.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (21.43%) Usability Testing
3 16 (19.05%) Project Management
4 15 (17.86%) Information Architecture
5 12 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 8 (9.52%) Product Management
7 7 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
7 7 (8.33%) Analytics
7 7 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 5 (5.95%) Industrial Design
8 5 (5.95%) Software Engineering
8 5 (5.95%) Rapid Prototyping
9 4 (4.76%) User Stories
9 4 (4.76%) Web Development
9 4 (4.76%) Use Case
9 4 (4.76%) Migration
9 4 (4.76%) Scrum
10 3 (3.57%) UML
10 3 (3.57%) Business Analysis
11 2 (2.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 20 (23.81%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.19%) PHP
2 1 (1.19%) SQL
2 1 (1.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (10.71%) Degree
2 2 (2.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 23 (27.38%) Adobe
2 5 (5.95%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.57%) hybris
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle
4 1 (1.19%) Apple
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