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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Balsamiq Mockups
Rank 539 551 546
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Contract jobs citing Balsamiq Mockups 49 32 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.091% 0.063% 0.047%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.65% 0.48% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 26 20
Average daily rate
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£385 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.53% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £274 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £488 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
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
7569 6667 5841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.08% 13.03% 11.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 5035 4341 3826
Average daily rate £410 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 124 122
Average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.19 £30.00 £23.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.20 £51.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +3.56%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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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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 +2 32 £385 +16.30% 11
South East -15 8 £425 +30.76% 3
Yorkshire - 3 £320 - 2
North West -27 2 £350 - 2
North East - 2 - -
East of England +2 1 £396 +31.83% 1
West Midlands - 1 £445 -
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Balsamiq Mockups
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 66 (79.52%) User Experience
2 57 (68.67%) Axure RP
3 44 (53.01%) HTML
4 40 (48.19%) CSS
5 38 (45.78%) Photoshop
5 38 (45.78%) Adobe
6 32 (38.55%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (34.94%) Adobe Illustrator
8 25 (30.12%) JavaScript
9 21 (25.30%) Usability Testing
9 21 (25.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 19 (22.89%) Information Architecture
10 19 (22.89%) MS Visio
11 18 (21.69%) OmniGraffle
12 14 (16.87%) Analytics
13 13 (15.66%) Marketing
14 12 (14.46%) Degree
15 11 (13.25%) Graphic Design
15 11 (13.25%) Project Management
15 11 (13.25%) Finance
15 11 (13.25%) CSS3
16 10 (12.05%) HTML5
16 10 (12.05%) Scrum
17 8 (9.64%) E-Commerce
18 7 (8.43%) Psychology
18 7 (8.43%) Retail
18 7 (8.43%) jQuery
18 7 (8.43%) RIA
19 6 (7.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 5 (6.02%) Product Management

Balsamiq Mockups
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.20%) Confluence
2 1 (1.20%) IIS
Applications
1 38 (45.78%) Photoshop
2 29 (34.94%) Adobe Illustrator
3 21 (25.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 19 (22.89%) MS Visio
5 18 (21.69%) OmniGraffle
6 5 (6.02%) InDesign
7 4 (4.82%) MS Office
7 4 (4.82%) MS Excel
8 1 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) Google Analytics
1 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.20%) Kerberos
1 1 (1.20%) DNS
1 1 (1.20%) Intranet
1 1 (1.20%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.20%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 57 (68.67%) Axure RP
2 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Blend
3 2 (2.41%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.41%) JIRA
4 1 (1.20%) Selenium
4 1 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.20%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.20%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.20%) MSI
4 1 (1.20%) NUnit
4 1 (1.20%) Hudson
4 1 (1.20%) WiX
4 1 (1.20%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.20%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.20%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.20%) Grunt
General
1 13 (15.66%) Marketing
2 11 (13.25%) Finance
3 7 (8.43%) Retail
4 3 (3.61%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.61%) Banking
5 2 (2.41%) Publishing
6 1 (1.20%) Games
6 1 (1.20%) Legal
6 1 (1.20%) Advertising
6 1 (1.20%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 54 (65.06%) Designer
2 31 (37.35%) UX Designer
3 17 (20.48%) UI Designer
4 13 (15.66%) Architect
4 13 (15.66%) User Experience Architect
5 11 (13.25%) Developer
6 8 (9.64%) Consultant
7 7 (8.43%) Web Developer
7 7 (8.43%) User Experience Consultant
7 7 (8.43%) Visual Designer
8 6 (7.23%) UI/UX Designer
9 5 (6.02%) Senior Designer
9 5 (6.02%) Web Designer
10 4 (4.82%) Senior UX Designer
11 3 (3.61%) Senior Architect
11 3 (3.61%) Front-End Developer
11 3 (3.61%) Analyst
12 2 (2.41%) Business Analyst
12 2 (2.41%) Senior Consultant
12 2 (2.41%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (53.01%) HTML
2 40 (48.19%) CSS
3 11 (13.25%) CSS3
4 10 (12.05%) HTML5
5 7 (8.43%) jQuery
6 6 (7.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (4.82%) Sass
7 4 (4.82%) XHTML
8 3 (3.61%) .NET
8 3 (3.61%) ASP.NET
8 3 (3.61%) WPF
8 3 (3.61%) Silverlight
9 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.20%) Entity Framework
9 1 (1.20%) Hibernate
9 1 (1.20%) Ajax
9 1 (1.20%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.20%) Apache Flex
9 1 (1.20%) WCF
9 1 (1.20%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 66 (79.52%) User Experience
2 11 (13.25%) Graphic Design
3 7 (8.43%) Psychology
3 7 (8.43%) RIA
4 4 (4.82%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.61%) Human Factors
6 1 (1.20%) Copywriting
6 1 (1.20%) Blog
6 1 (1.20%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.41%) Windows
1 2 (2.41%) Android
2 1 (1.20%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (38.55%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (25.30%) Usability Testing
3 19 (22.89%) Information Architecture
4 14 (16.87%) Analytics
5 11 (13.25%) Project Management
6 10 (12.05%) Scrum
7 8 (9.64%) E-Commerce
8 5 (6.02%) Product Management
9 4 (4.82%) Rapid Prototyping
9 4 (4.82%) Web Design
9 4 (4.82%) Web Development
9 4 (4.82%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (4.82%) Mentoring
10 3 (3.61%) Qualitative Research
10 3 (3.61%) Multivariate Testing
10 3 (3.61%) MVVM
10 3 (3.61%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (3.61%) Industrial Design
11 2 (2.41%) Software Engineering
11 2 (2.41%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 25 (30.12%) JavaScript
2 4 (4.82%) XAML
3 3 (3.61%) C
4 1 (1.20%) C#
4 1 (1.20%) Java
4 1 (1.20%) TypeScript
4 1 (1.20%) SQL
4 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (14.46%) Degree
2 3 (3.61%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.41%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 38 (45.78%) Adobe
2 4 (4.82%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.41%) Google
4 1 (1.20%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.20%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.20%) Apple
4 1 (1.20%) Serena
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