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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Balsamiq Mockups
Rank 550 540 530
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -10
Contract jobs citing Balsamiq Mockups 38 18 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.073% 0.038% 0.083%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.57% 0.31% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 16 30
Average daily rate
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£363 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £379 £150 £275
% change year-on-year
+152.50% -45.45%
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
6715 5734 5881
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.87% 12.06% 11.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4503 3792 3310
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £281 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £545 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 118 202
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £21.53 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -0.67%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +10 26 £350 -12.50% 6
East of England -24 5 £398 -
South East -6 3 £325 +116.66% 3
Yorkshire - 2 £398 - 1
North West - 2 - - 2
South West - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
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Balsamiq Mockups
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 55 (74.32%) Axure RP
1 55 (74.32%) User Experience
2 46 (62.16%) Photoshop
3 39 (52.70%) HTML
4 36 (48.65%) Adobe Illustrator
5 35 (47.30%) CSS
6 21 (28.38%) Information Architecture
6 21 (28.38%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (27.03%) JavaScript
8 19 (25.68%) Adobe
9 18 (24.32%) HTML5
9 18 (24.32%) OmniGraffle
10 16 (21.62%) CSS3
10 16 (21.62%) jQuery
11 13 (17.57%) Responsive Web Design
12 10 (13.51%) MVVM
12 10 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (13.51%) Ajax
13 9 (12.16%) Finance
14 8 (10.81%) Microsoft
14 8 (10.81%) .NET
14 8 (10.81%) Visual Studio
14 8 (10.81%) Dreamweaver
14 8 (10.81%) Retail
14 8 (10.81%) Usability Testing
14 8 (10.81%) Mobile App
15 7 (9.46%) Marketing
15 7 (9.46%) MS Visio
15 7 (9.46%) Flash
15 7 (9.46%) ASP.NET

Balsamiq Mockups
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 4 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.35%) TeamSite
2 1 (1.35%) CMS
2 1 (1.35%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (1.35%) IIS
Applications
1 46 (62.16%) Photoshop
2 36 (48.65%) Adobe Illustrator
3 18 (24.32%) OmniGraffle
4 7 (9.46%) MS Visio
5 5 (6.76%) Fireworks
5 5 (6.76%) InDesign
6 4 (5.41%) Adobe After Effects
7 3 (4.05%) MS Office
8 2 (2.70%) Adobe Premiere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) Kerberos
1 1 (1.35%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.05%) MongoDB
2 3 (4.05%) NoSQL
2 3 (4.05%) Big Data
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 55 (74.32%) Axure RP
2 8 (10.81%) Dreamweaver
2 8 (10.81%) Visual Studio
3 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Blend
4 4 (5.41%) ProtoShare
5 3 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.35%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.35%) Hudson
6 1 (1.35%) WiX
6 1 (1.35%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.35%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.35%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.35%) MSI
6 1 (1.35%) NUnit
6 1 (1.35%) Selenium
General
1 9 (12.16%) Finance
2 8 (10.81%) Retail
3 7 (9.46%) Marketing
3 7 (9.46%) Games
4 3 (4.05%) iGaming
5 2 (2.70%) Automotive
5 2 (2.70%) Advertising
6 1 (1.35%) Banking
6 1 (1.35%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 53 (71.62%) Designer
2 26 (35.14%) User Experience Designer
3 18 (24.32%) UI Designer
4 14 (18.92%) Developer
5 9 (12.16%) Web Designer
6 8 (10.81%) Senior Designer
7 7 (9.46%) Architect
7 7 (9.46%) Senior User Experience Designer
8 6 (8.11%) Web Developer
8 6 (8.11%) Front-End Developer
8 6 (8.11%) User Experience Architect
9 5 (6.76%) Consultant
10 4 (5.41%) Photoshop Designer
11 3 (4.05%) Agile Java Developer
11 3 (4.05%) User Experience Consultant
11 3 (4.05%) Front-End Web Developer
11 3 (4.05%) Business Analyst
11 3 (4.05%) Analyst
11 3 (4.05%) Interface Designer
11 3 (4.05%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (52.70%) HTML
2 35 (47.30%) CSS
3 18 (24.32%) HTML5
4 16 (21.62%) jQuery
4 16 (21.62%) CSS3
5 10 (13.51%) Ajax
6 8 (10.81%) .NET
7 7 (9.46%) ASP.NET
7 7 (9.46%) Flash
8 6 (8.11%) JSON
8 6 (8.11%) WPF
8 6 (8.11%) Silverlight
9 5 (6.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (6.76%) XML
10 3 (4.05%) NHibernate
11 2 (2.70%) XHTML
11 2 (2.70%) Django
11 2 (2.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 1 (1.35%) Breeze.js
12 1 (1.35%) Durandal
Miscellaneous
1 55 (74.32%) User Experience
2 8 (10.81%) Mobile App
3 5 (6.76%) Visualisation
4 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.05%) Psychology
4 3 (4.05%) Social Network
4 3 (4.05%) RIA
4 3 (4.05%) Online Games
5 2 (2.70%) Graphic Design
5 2 (2.70%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.35%) Open Source
6 1 (1.35%) Video Editing
6 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.35%) BBC
6 1 (1.35%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.76%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.05%) Linux
2 3 (4.05%) Android
3 1 (1.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.38%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (28.38%) Information Architecture
2 13 (17.57%) Responsive Web Design
3 10 (13.51%) MVVM
3 10 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (10.81%) Usability Testing
5 6 (8.11%) MVC
5 6 (8.11%) Web Development
5 6 (8.11%) Scrum
5 6 (8.11%) E-Commerce
6 5 (6.76%) Project Management
6 5 (6.76%) Web Design
6 5 (6.76%) Kanban
6 5 (6.76%) Web Usability
6 5 (6.76%) Web Accessibility
7 4 (5.41%) Rapid Prototyping
7 4 (5.41%) BDD
7 4 (5.41%) Mentoring
7 4 (5.41%) User Experience Design
7 4 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 20 (27.03%) JavaScript
2 7 (9.46%) C#
3 6 (8.11%) XAML
4 4 (5.41%) Java
4 4 (5.41%) SQL
5 2 (2.70%) Python
6 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.35%) VB
6 1 (1.35%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (8.11%) Degree
2 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.35%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (25.68%) Adobe
2 8 (10.81%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.11%) Infragistics
4 2 (2.70%) Apple
5 1 (1.35%) FatWire
5 1 (1.35%) Serena
5 1 (1.35%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.35%) hybris
5 1 (1.35%) Facebook
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