The table below looks at the statistics for Balsamiq Mockups skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Balsamiq Mockups over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Balsamiq Mockups
Rank 391 395 399
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Contract jobs citing Balsamiq Mockups 41 32 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.09% 1.02% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 27 23
Average daily rate £475 £375 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -12.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £425 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+9.25% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.00
Balsamiq Mockups
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3775 3127 3098
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.40% 13.94% 13.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2771 2186 2304
Average daily rate £463 £425 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% +1.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 10
Average hourly rate £43.63 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.64% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £20.31 £30.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.00 £127.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.29% -3.89%

Balsamiq Mockups
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Balsamiq Mockups Jobs Demand Trend in London

Balsamiq Mockups
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Balsamiq Mockups Daily Rate Trend in London

Balsamiq Mockups
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Balsamiq Mockups across the London region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Balsamiq Mockups Daily Rate Histogram in London

Balsamiq Mockups
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
City of London +51 12 £388 -3.12% 2
Balsamiq Mockups
England

Balsamiq Mockups
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 67 (95.71%) User Experience
2 62 (88.57%) Axure RP
3 61 (87.14%) Adobe
4 54 (77.14%) HTML
5 46 (65.71%) Project Management
6 45 (64.29%) Degree
7 43 (61.43%) Psychology
7 43 (61.43%) CSS
8 41 (58.57%) MS Visio
9 40 (57.14%) JavaScript
10 39 (55.71%) Information Architecture
10 39 (55.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 38 (54.29%) Web Development
12 37 (52.86%) Usability Testing
13 36 (51.43%) Marketing
14 33 (47.14%) Product Management
15 32 (45.71%) RIA
16 30 (42.86%) Mentoring
16 30 (42.86%) Software Engineering
17 29 (41.43%) Human Factors
17 29 (41.43%) Industrial Design
18 26 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
18 26 (37.14%) Photoshop
19 13 (18.57%) Adobe Illustrator
20 11 (15.71%) Web Design
21 9 (12.86%) Mobile App
22 6 (8.57%) Digital Media
22 6 (8.57%) OmniGraffle
22 6 (8.57%) Responsive Web Design
22 6 (8.57%) Analytics

Balsamiq Mockups
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 (5.71%) Confluence
2 1 (1.43%) JBoss
2 1 (1.43%) Node.js
Applications
1 41 (58.57%) MS Visio
2 39 (55.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 26 (37.14%) Photoshop
4 13 (18.57%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (8.57%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.71%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.43%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.43%) MySQL
2 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 62 (88.57%) Axure RP
2 4 (5.71%) JIRA
3 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.43%) Subversion
General
1 36 (51.43%) Marketing
2 6 (8.57%) Multimedia
3 5 (7.14%) Finance
4 4 (5.71%) Legal
5 2 (2.86%) Brand Awareness
6 1 (1.43%) Advertising
6 1 (1.43%) Publishing
6 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (67.14%) Architect
1 47 (67.14%) User Experience Architect
2 25 (35.71%) Designer
3 16 (22.86%) UX Designer
4 13 (18.57%) Senior Architect
4 13 (18.57%) Senior User Experience Architect
5 7 (10.00%) Visual Designer
6 3 (4.29%) Consultant
6 3 (4.29%) Senior Designer
6 3 (4.29%) Senior UX Designer
6 3 (4.29%) User Experience Consultant
7 2 (2.86%) Digital Designer
7 2 (2.86%) Junior
7 2 (2.86%) Junior Designer
7 2 (2.86%) Junior UX Designer
7 2 (2.86%) UI Designer
8 1 (1.43%) E-Commerce Designer
8 1 (1.43%) Interaction Architect
8 1 (1.43%) Mobile Designer
8 1 (1.43%) Mobile UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (77.14%) HTML
2 43 (61.43%) CSS
3 3 (4.29%) HTML5
3 3 (4.29%) jQuery
4 2 (2.86%) .NET
5 1 (1.43%) Ajax
5 1 (1.43%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.43%) Apache Flex
5 1 (1.43%) CSS3
5 1 (1.43%) D3.js
5 1 (1.43%) Express
5 1 (1.43%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.43%) Java EE
5 1 (1.43%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 67 (95.71%) User Experience
2 43 (61.43%) Psychology
3 32 (45.71%) RIA
4 9 (12.86%) Mobile App
5 6 (8.57%) Digital Media
5 6 (8.57%) Graphic Design
6 4 (5.71%) Visualisation
7 3 (4.29%) Copywriting
8 2 (2.86%) Blog
9 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.43%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.43%) New Media
9 1 (1.43%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.14%) Android
2 3 (4.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (65.71%) Project Management
2 39 (55.71%) Information Architecture
3 38 (54.29%) Web Development
4 37 (52.86%) Usability Testing
5 33 (47.14%) Product Management
6 30 (42.86%) Mentoring
6 30 (42.86%) Software Engineering
7 29 (41.43%) Human Factors
7 29 (41.43%) Industrial Design
8 26 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (15.71%) Web Design
10 6 (8.57%) Analytics
10 6 (8.57%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (7.14%) E-Commerce
11 5 (7.14%) UX Design
12 4 (5.71%) Business Analysis
12 4 (5.71%) Data Visualisation
12 4 (5.71%) Web Analytics
13 3 (4.29%) Rapid Prototyping
13 3 (4.29%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.43%) AWK
2 1 (1.43%) Java
2 1 (1.43%) Lua
2 1 (1.43%) Perl
2 1 (1.43%) Python
2 1 (1.43%) sed
2 1 (1.43%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.43%) SQL
2 1 (1.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 45 (64.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 61 (87.14%) Adobe
2 4 (5.71%) Google
3 3 (4.29%) Atlassian
3 3 (4.29%) Optimizely
4 1 (1.43%) Facebook
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle
4 1 (1.43%) Sybase
4 1 (1.43%) Tableau
4 1 (1.43%) Twitter
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