The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Interface Designer
Rank 339 348 343
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Contract jobs requiring a UI Designer 100 71 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.43% 0.31% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.33% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 56 55
Average daily rate £400 £360 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £213 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £175.00 - -
UI Designer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21803 21594 22168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.73% 94.80% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 15765 14842 15472
Average daily rate £463 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 393 399
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £55.00 £38.62
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 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 +29 9 £388 +6.89%
Hounslow - 1 - -
UI Designer
England

UI Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 132 (63.77%) User Experience
2 98 (47.34%) HTML
3 92 (44.44%) CSS
4 80 (38.65%) Agile Software Development
5 73 (35.27%) Photoshop
5 73 (35.27%) Adobe
6 62 (29.95%) JavaScript
7 60 (28.99%) Adobe Illustrator
8 40 (19.32%) HTML5
9 36 (17.39%) Mobile App
10 35 (16.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 32 (15.46%) AngularJS
12 30 (14.49%) Typography
12 30 (14.49%) Finance
13 29 (14.01%) Banking
14 27 (13.04%) Front End Development
15 25 (12.08%) Responsive Web Design
15 25 (12.08%) jQuery
16 24 (11.59%) Data Visualisation
16 24 (11.59%) CSS3
16 24 (11.59%) Visualisation
17 22 (10.63%) Apple iOS
18 20 (9.66%) Investment Banking
18 20 (9.66%) TDD
18 20 (9.66%) Scrum
19 19 (9.18%) Axure RP
20 18 (8.70%) Android
20 18 (8.70%) E-Commerce
20 18 (8.70%) Photography
21 16 (7.73%) Java

UI Designer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 4 (1.93%) Node.js
2 1 (0.48%) Drupal
2 1 (0.48%) WordPress
Applications
1 73 (35.27%) Photoshop
2 60 (28.99%) Adobe Illustrator
3 35 (16.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 10 (4.83%) OmniGraffle
5 4 (1.93%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.97%) InDesign
6 2 (0.97%) MS Excel
6 2 (0.97%) MS Office
7 1 (0.48%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.48%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.48%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.48%) GIMP
7 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) BigMachines
1 1 (0.48%) Eloqua
1 1 (0.48%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (0.97%) SaaS
2 1 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.97%) HTTP
1 2 (0.97%) Internet
2 1 (0.48%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (9.18%) Axure RP
2 8 (3.86%) NCrunch
2 8 (3.86%) NUnit
2 8 (3.86%) TeamCity
3 7 (3.38%) Git (software)
4 6 (2.90%) Jasmine
4 6 (2.90%) NSubstitute
4 6 (2.90%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (2.90%) Selenium
4 6 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (1.93%) Grunt
5 4 (1.93%) gulp
5 4 (1.93%) Xcode
6 2 (0.97%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (0.97%) JSHint
6 2 (0.97%) Maven
6 2 (0.97%) Moq
6 2 (0.97%) StyleCop
6 2 (0.97%) Subversion
6 2 (0.97%) Yeoman
General
1 30 (14.49%) Finance
2 29 (14.01%) Banking
3 20 (9.66%) Investment Banking
4 11 (5.31%) Games
4 11 (5.31%) Marketing
5 9 (4.35%) Retail
6 2 (0.97%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.48%) Front Office
7 1 (0.48%) Music Industry
7 1 (0.48%) Publishing
7 1 (0.48%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (47.34%) HTML
2 92 (44.44%) CSS
3 40 (19.32%) HTML5
4 32 (15.46%) AngularJS
5 25 (12.08%) jQuery
6 24 (11.59%) CSS3
7 15 (7.25%) .NET
7 15 (7.25%) ASP.NET
8 12 (5.80%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (5.31%) WPF
10 7 (3.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (2.90%) .NET Framework
11 6 (2.90%) Backbone.js
11 6 (2.90%) Caliburn.Micro
11 6 (2.90%) Entity Framework
11 6 (2.90%) Kendo UI
11 6 (2.90%) LINQ
11 6 (2.90%) Razor View Engine
11 6 (2.90%) Sass
11 6 (2.90%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 132 (63.77%) User Experience
2 36 (17.39%) Mobile App
3 24 (11.59%) Visualisation
4 18 (8.70%) Photography
5 6 (2.90%) Online Games
5 6 (2.90%) Social Network
6 4 (1.93%) Social Media
7 3 (1.45%) Animation
7 3 (1.45%) Graphic Design
8 2 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.97%) Fintech
9 1 (0.48%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.48%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.48%) Motion Graphics
9 1 (0.48%) Psychology
9 1 (0.48%) Smart Energy
9 1 (0.48%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.48%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 22 (10.63%) Apple iOS
2 18 (8.70%) Android
3 1 (0.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (38.65%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (14.49%) Typography
3 27 (13.04%) Front End Development
4 25 (12.08%) Responsive Web Design
5 24 (11.59%) Data Visualisation
6 20 (9.66%) Scrum
6 20 (9.66%) TDD
7 18 (8.70%) E-Commerce
8 16 (7.73%) Rapid Prototyping
9 15 (7.25%) MVC
10 11 (5.31%) MVVM
11 9 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (4.35%) Usability Testing
12 8 (3.86%) BDD
12 8 (3.86%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (3.38%) Information Architecture
13 7 (3.38%) Web Design
14 6 (2.90%) Multithreading
14 6 (2.90%) Pair Programming
14 6 (2.90%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 62 (29.95%) JavaScript
2 16 (7.73%) Java
3 11 (5.31%) C#
4 6 (2.90%) PowerShell
4 6 (2.90%) SQL
4 6 (2.90%) T-SQL
5 5 (2.42%) XAML
6 4 (1.93%) Groovy
7 3 (1.45%) Apple Swift
7 3 (1.45%) C
8 1 (0.48%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.48%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.48%) PHP
8 1 (0.48%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (6.28%) Security Cleared
2 11 (5.31%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.38%) Degree
3 7 (3.38%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.48%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.48%) WAI
Vendors
1 73 (35.27%) Adobe
2 5 (2.42%) DevExpress
3 4 (1.93%) Google
3 4 (1.93%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.45%) Telerik
4 3 (1.45%) Twitter
5 1 (0.48%) Apple
5 1 (0.48%) Facebook
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle
5 1 (0.48%) SAP
5 1 (0.48%) Siebel
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