The first table below looks at the demand for the UI Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UI Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 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 Job Titles advertised 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Interface Designer
Rank 345 376 366
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -10
Contract jobs requiring a UI Designer 61 27 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.11% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.12% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 22 26
Average daily rate
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£375 £425 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +27.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £250 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £650 £553
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £220 £290
% change year-on-year
+47.72% -24.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £35.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21143 22043 24232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.79% 92.40% 92.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 14595 14981 15695
Average daily rate £425 £443 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.95% +4.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 393 477 629
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.94%
UI Designer
England

UI Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UI Designer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

UI Designer Jobs Demand Trend in London

UI Designer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

UI Designer Daily Rate Trend in London

UI Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UI Designer across the London region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

UI Designer Daily Rate Histogram in London

UI Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing UI Designer across the London region.

UI Designer Hourly Rate Trend in London

UI Designer
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 UI Designer within the London region over the 3 months to 11 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 +30 15 £338 +22.72% 2
UI Designer
England

UI Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited UI Designer in their job title 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 with UI Designer in their job title.

1 63 (48.84%) CSS
2 56 (43.41%) Photoshop
2 56 (43.41%) HTML
3 44 (34.11%) Adobe Illustrator
4 28 (21.71%) CSS3
5 27 (20.93%) Adobe
6 24 (18.60%) Mobile App
7 23 (17.83%) Apple iOS
7 23 (17.83%) Axure RP
8 22 (17.05%) HTML5
8 22 (17.05%) Finance
9 20 (15.50%) JavaScript
9 20 (15.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 20 (15.50%) Android
10 19 (14.73%) Banking
11 17 (13.18%) Rapid Prototyping
11 17 (13.18%) Responsive Web Design
12 16 (12.40%) WPF
13 15 (11.63%) XAML
14 14 (10.85%) Web Design
15 13 (10.08%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (10.08%) Microsoft Blend
16 12 (9.30%) Silverlight
16 12 (9.30%) Degree
16 12 (9.30%) Windows
17 11 (8.53%) OmniGraffle
17 11 (8.53%) Information Architecture
18 10 (7.75%) Visualisation
18 10 (7.75%) Marketing
18 10 (7.75%) E-Commerce

UI Designer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited UI Designer in their job title 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 with UI Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.88%) CMS
2 1 (0.78%) Drupal
2 1 (0.78%) WordPress
2 1 (0.78%) EPiServer CMS
2 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 56 (43.41%) Photoshop
2 44 (34.11%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (8.53%) OmniGraffle
4 7 (5.43%) Fireworks
5 6 (4.65%) InDesign
6 5 (3.88%) Adobe After Effects
7 4 (3.10%) MS Visio
8 2 (1.55%) MS Office
9 1 (0.78%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) WebTrends
1 1 (0.78%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.78%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.78%) KDB
Development Applications
1 23 (17.83%) Axure RP
2 20 (15.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 13 (10.08%) Microsoft Blend
4 4 (3.10%) ProtoShare
4 4 (3.10%) Subversion
5 2 (1.55%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.78%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.78%) JIRA
6 1 (0.78%) PhoneGap
6 1 (0.78%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (17.05%) Finance
2 19 (14.73%) Banking
3 10 (7.75%) Marketing
4 7 (5.43%) Games
5 6 (4.65%) Retail
5 6 (4.65%) Investment Banking
6 4 (3.10%) Advertising
7 3 (2.33%) iGaming
8 2 (1.55%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.78%) Publishing
9 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.78%) Front Office
9 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (48.84%) CSS
2 56 (43.41%) HTML
3 28 (21.71%) CSS3
4 22 (17.05%) HTML5
5 16 (12.40%) WPF
6 12 (9.30%) Silverlight
7 9 (6.98%) Flash
8 8 (6.20%) jQuery
9 4 (3.10%) Ajax
9 4 (3.10%) .NET
10 3 (2.33%) ASP.NET
10 3 (2.33%) Razor View Engine
10 3 (2.33%) Sass
11 2 (1.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (1.55%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 2 (1.55%) JSON
12 1 (0.78%) Dojo
12 1 (0.78%) WCF
12 1 (0.78%) YUI
12 1 (0.78%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.60%) Mobile App
2 10 (7.75%) Visualisation
3 6 (4.65%) Online Banking
4 5 (3.88%) Graphic Design
4 5 (3.88%) Social Media
5 4 (3.10%) iPhone
6 3 (2.33%) Social Network
6 3 (2.33%) Online Games
6 3 (2.33%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.55%) Augmented Reality
7 2 (1.55%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.55%) Animation
7 2 (1.55%) W3C
7 2 (1.55%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (1.55%) Biotechnology
7 2 (1.55%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.55%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.78%) Blog
8 1 (0.78%) STB
8 1 (0.78%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 23 (17.83%) Apple iOS
2 20 (15.50%) Android
3 12 (9.30%) Windows
4 5 (3.88%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (1.55%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (13.18%) Rapid Prototyping
1 17 (13.18%) Responsive Web Design
2 14 (10.85%) Web Design
3 13 (10.08%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (8.53%) Information Architecture
5 10 (7.75%) E-Commerce
6 7 (5.43%) Usability Testing
7 6 (4.65%) MVVM
7 6 (4.65%) Customer Insight
7 6 (4.65%) B2B
8 5 (3.88%) Web Development
9 4 (3.10%) iOS Development
9 4 (3.10%) OO
9 4 (3.10%) Workflow
9 4 (3.10%) Scrum
9 4 (3.10%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (3.10%) Time Management
9 4 (3.10%) User Experience Design
10 3 (2.33%) Analytics
10 3 (2.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 20 (15.50%) JavaScript
2 15 (11.63%) XAML
3 2 (1.55%) Java
4 1 (0.78%) Ruby
4 1 (0.78%) C#
4 1 (0.78%) C++
4 1 (0.78%) PHP
4 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (9.30%) Degree
2 2 (1.55%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.78%) Section 508
Vendors
1 27 (20.93%) Adobe
2 8 (6.20%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.43%) Mercator
3 7 (5.43%) Infragistics
4 1 (0.78%) Google
4 1 (0.78%) EPiServer
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