The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the London region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Balsamiq Mockups
Rank 381 401 403
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +2
Contract jobs citing Balsamiq Mockups 19 15 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.083% 0.062% 0.099%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.57% 0.48% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 25
Average daily rate
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£306 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.43% +6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £231 £350
% change year-on-year
+29.72% -33.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3349 3118 3000
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.62% 12.86% 11.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2424 2244 2042
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 31
Average hourly rate £45.00 £42.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +23.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £37.03 £22.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £86.80 £59.00 £46.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
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England

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 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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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 +26 5 £275 -10.20% 1
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England

Balsamiq Mockups
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 34 (64.15%) Axure RP
2 30 (56.60%) CSS
2 30 (56.60%) Photoshop
3 29 (54.72%) HTML
4 23 (43.40%) Adobe Illustrator
5 20 (37.74%) Information Architecture
6 17 (32.08%) Adobe
7 14 (26.42%) JavaScript
8 13 (24.53%) Responsive Web Design
9 12 (22.64%) OmniGraffle
10 11 (20.75%) HTML5
10 11 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (18.87%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (16.98%) jQuery
12 9 (16.98%) Usability Testing
13 8 (15.09%) CSS3
13 8 (15.09%) Finance
13 8 (15.09%) MS Visio
14 7 (13.21%) XAML
14 7 (13.21%) Infragistics
14 7 (13.21%) WPF
14 7 (13.21%) Silverlight
14 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Blend
15 6 (11.32%) RIA
15 6 (11.32%) Web Design
15 6 (11.32%) InDesign
16 5 (9.43%) Scrum
16 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
16 5 (9.43%) Digital Media
16 5 (9.43%) MVVM

Balsamiq Mockups
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 1 (1.89%) CMS
1 1 (1.89%) TeamSite
1 1 (1.89%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 30 (56.60%) Photoshop
2 23 (43.40%) Adobe Illustrator
3 12 (22.64%) OmniGraffle
4 8 (15.09%) MS Visio
5 6 (11.32%) InDesign
6 2 (3.77%) Fireworks
7 1 (1.89%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (1.89%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) Big Data
2 3 (5.66%) MongoDB
2 3 (5.66%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 34 (64.15%) Axure RP
2 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Blend
3 4 (7.55%) ProtoShare
3 4 (7.55%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (3.77%) Flex Builder
5 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
General
1 8 (15.09%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Games
3 3 (5.66%) Retail
3 3 (5.66%) Marketing
3 3 (5.66%) iGaming
4 2 (3.77%) Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Advertising
5 1 (1.89%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 37 (69.81%) Designer
2 20 (37.74%) UI Designer
3 17 (32.08%) User Experience Designer
4 7 (13.21%) Developer
5 6 (11.32%) Senior Designer
6 5 (9.43%) Architect
6 5 (9.43%) Senior User Experience Designer
6 5 (9.43%) User Experience Architect
7 4 (7.55%) Senior Architect
7 4 (7.55%) Consultant
7 4 (7.55%) Interface Designer
7 4 (7.55%) Photoshop Designer
8 3 (5.66%) Web Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Java Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Web Designer
8 3 (5.66%) Agile Java Developer
8 3 (5.66%) User Experience Consultant
9 2 (3.77%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (56.60%) CSS
2 29 (54.72%) HTML
3 11 (20.75%) HTML5
4 9 (16.98%) jQuery
5 8 (15.09%) CSS3
6 7 (13.21%) WPF
6 7 (13.21%) Silverlight
7 4 (7.55%) Flash
8 3 (5.66%) NHibernate
8 3 (5.66%) Ajax
8 3 (5.66%) XML
8 3 (5.66%) DOM
9 2 (3.77%) Apache Flex
9 2 (3.77%) Django
10 1 (1.89%) JSON
10 1 (1.89%) XHTML
10 1 (1.89%) .NET
10 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) RIA
2 5 (9.43%) Digital Media
3 3 (5.66%) Visualisation
3 3 (5.66%) Online Games
3 3 (5.66%) Psychology
3 3 (5.66%) Human Factors
3 3 (5.66%) Social Network
4 2 (3.77%) W3C
4 2 (3.77%) Streaming Video
4 2 (3.77%) Animation
4 2 (3.77%) Photography
5 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.66%) Linux
2 1 (1.89%) Android
2 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.74%) Information Architecture
2 13 (24.53%) Responsive Web Design
3 11 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (18.87%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (16.98%) Usability Testing
6 6 (11.32%) Web Design
7 5 (9.43%) Scrum
7 5 (9.43%) MVVM
8 4 (7.55%) BDD
8 4 (7.55%) Use Case
8 4 (7.55%) User Experience Design
8 4 (7.55%) Rapid Prototyping
8 4 (7.55%) Product Management
8 4 (7.55%) E-Commerce
8 4 (7.55%) Competitor Analysis
9 3 (5.66%) Industrial Design
9 3 (5.66%) TDD
9 3 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (5.66%) Kanban
9 3 (5.66%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 14 (26.42%) JavaScript
2 7 (13.21%) XAML
3 3 (5.66%) SQL
3 3 (5.66%) Java
4 2 (3.77%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (5.66%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) BC Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 17 (32.08%) Adobe
2 7 (13.21%) Infragistics
3 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.89%) FatWire
4 1 (1.89%) Mercator
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