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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Balsamiq Mockups
Rank 545 552 506
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -46
Contract jobs citing Balsamiq Mockups 46 30 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.097% 0.064% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.65% 0.48% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 22 45
Average daily rate £425 £364 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.83% -11.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £460 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £335 £400
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -16.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Balsamiq Mockups
UK

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
7033 6302 5362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.87% 13.53% 11.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4725 4299 3444
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 191 113 117
Average hourly rate £42.00 £36.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £25.00 £16.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £47.50 £48.11
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.85 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.10% -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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +25 31 £450 +5.88% 6
East of England +4 7 £400 - 1
South East +9 6 £450 +80.00%
North West -13 2 £300 -9.43% 1
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Balsamiq Mockups
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 74 (77.89%) User Experience
2 71 (74.74%) Axure RP
3 59 (62.11%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (61.05%) HTML
4 58 (61.05%) Adobe
5 53 (55.79%) Photoshop
6 40 (42.11%) CSS
7 35 (36.84%) JavaScript
8 34 (35.79%) Project Management
8 34 (35.79%) Degree
9 31 (32.63%) Psychology
10 27 (28.42%) Adobe Illustrator
11 26 (27.37%) Information Architecture
12 23 (24.21%) MS Visio
13 21 (22.11%) Usability Testing
13 21 (22.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 20 (21.05%) Marketing
15 14 (14.74%) Analytics
15 14 (14.74%) jQuery
15 14 (14.74%) Product Management
15 14 (14.74%) OmniGraffle
15 14 (14.74%) Front End Development
16 13 (13.68%) RIA
16 13 (13.68%) Web Design
16 13 (13.68%) Web Development
16 13 (13.68%) Graphic Design
17 12 (12.63%) Industrial Design
17 12 (12.63%) Android
17 12 (12.63%) Mentoring
18 11 (11.58%) Mobile App

Balsamiq Mockups
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 7 (7.37%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.32%) Confluence
2 6 (6.32%) IIS
3 5 (5.26%) Node.js
3 5 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.05%) CMS
4 1 (1.05%) JBoss
Applications
1 53 (55.79%) Photoshop
2 27 (28.42%) Adobe Illustrator
3 23 (24.21%) MS Visio
4 21 (22.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 14 (14.74%) OmniGraffle
6 5 (5.26%) MS Excel
7 2 (2.11%) MS Office
8 1 (1.05%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 5 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.05%) BigMachines
2 1 (1.05%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.32%) Google Analytics
2 3 (3.16%) GitHub
3 2 (2.11%) SaaS
4 1 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.05%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.05%) DNS
1 1 (1.05%) Kerberos
1 1 (1.05%) SSH
1 1 (1.05%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.42%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.26%) InterSystems Cache
3 5 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.11%) MySQL
5 1 (1.05%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.05%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.05%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 71 (74.74%) Axure RP
2 10 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 10 (10.53%) Jasmine
2 10 (10.53%) JIRA
3 7 (7.37%) Selenium
3 7 (7.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (6.32%) SpecFlow
5 5 (5.26%) gulp
6 4 (4.21%) Jenkins
7 3 (3.16%) Bower
7 3 (3.16%) Dreamweaver
7 3 (3.16%) Eclipse
7 3 (3.16%) Grunt
7 3 (3.16%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (3.16%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (3.16%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.05%) InstallShield
8 1 (1.05%) MSI
8 1 (1.05%) NUnit
8 1 (1.05%) Subversion
General
1 20 (21.05%) Marketing
2 7 (7.37%) Finance
3 5 (5.26%) Legal
3 5 (5.26%) Military
4 4 (4.21%) Brand Awareness
4 4 (4.21%) Multimedia
5 3 (3.16%) Advertising
5 3 (3.16%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.11%) Publishing
6 2 (2.11%) Retail
7 1 (1.05%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 41 (43.16%) Designer
2 36 (37.89%) Architect
2 36 (37.89%) User Experience Architect
3 25 (26.32%) UX Designer
4 15 (15.79%) Developer
5 10 (10.53%) Visual Designer
6 8 (8.42%) UI Designer
7 7 (7.37%) .NET Developer
7 7 (7.37%) Consultant
7 7 (7.37%) Senior Architect
7 7 (7.37%) Senior User Experience Architect
7 7 (7.37%) User Experience Consultant
8 5 (5.26%) Digital Designer
9 4 (4.21%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 4 (4.21%) Senior Designer
9 4 (4.21%) Senior UX Designer
10 3 (3.16%) Analyst
10 3 (3.16%) Business Analyst
10 3 (3.16%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (3.16%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (61.05%) HTML
2 40 (42.11%) CSS
3 14 (14.74%) jQuery
4 10 (10.53%) .NET
5 8 (8.42%) ASP.NET
5 8 (8.42%) HTML5
6 7 (7.37%) .NET Framework
6 7 (7.37%) KnockoutJS
6 7 (7.37%) Web Services
7 6 (6.32%) Ajax
7 6 (6.32%) AngularJS
7 6 (6.32%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (6.32%) Breeze.js
7 6 (6.32%) Durandal
7 6 (6.32%) Entity Framework
7 6 (6.32%) React
8 5 (5.26%) CSS3
8 5 (5.26%) OAuth2
8 5 (5.26%) OpenID
8 5 (5.26%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 74 (77.89%) User Experience
2 31 (32.63%) Psychology
3 13 (13.68%) Graphic Design
3 13 (13.68%) RIA
4 11 (11.58%) Mobile App
5 5 (5.26%) Copywriting
5 5 (5.26%) N-Tier
5 5 (5.26%) Visualisation
6 4 (4.21%) Blog
6 4 (4.21%) Digital Media
7 3 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.05%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.05%) Reinsurance
8 1 (1.05%) Smart Energy
8 1 (1.05%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.63%) Android
2 8 (8.42%) Apple iOS
2 8 (8.42%) Windows
3 5 (5.26%) Windows Server
3 5 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.11%) Linux
4 2 (2.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (62.11%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (35.79%) Project Management
3 26 (27.37%) Information Architecture
4 21 (22.11%) Usability Testing
5 14 (14.74%) Analytics
5 14 (14.74%) Front End Development
5 14 (14.74%) Product Management
6 13 (13.68%) Web Design
6 13 (13.68%) Web Development
7 12 (12.63%) Industrial Design
7 12 (12.63%) Mentoring
8 11 (11.58%) Human Factors
8 11 (11.58%) Scrum
8 11 (11.58%) Software Engineering
9 9 (9.47%) E-Commerce
10 7 (7.37%) Configuration Management
10 7 (7.37%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (7.37%) CRM
10 7 (7.37%) Web Analytics
11 6 (6.32%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 35 (36.84%) JavaScript
2 7 (7.37%) C#
2 7 (7.37%) SQL
3 6 (6.32%) C
3 6 (6.32%) T-SQL
3 6 (6.32%) TypeScript
4 5 (5.26%) Java
4 5 (5.26%) PowerShell
5 4 (4.21%) PHP
6 3 (3.16%) Python
7 1 (1.05%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.05%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.05%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.05%) AWK
7 1 (1.05%) Lua
7 1 (1.05%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.05%) Ruby
7 1 (1.05%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.05%) VB
7 1 (1.05%) VBA
Qualifications
1 34 (35.79%) Degree
2 7 (7.37%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.05%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.05%) Docker
Vendors
1 58 (61.05%) Adobe
2 8 (8.42%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.32%) Atlassian
3 6 (6.32%) Google
4 4 (4.21%) Oracle
5 2 (2.11%) DevExpress
6 1 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.05%) Serena
6 1 (1.05%) Siebel
6 1 (1.05%) Sybase
6 1 (1.05%) Tableau
London
Volt
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Xcede
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago