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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Interface Designer
Rank 321 383 338
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -45
Contract jobs requiring a UI Designer 88 41 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.38% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.18% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 29 37
Average daily rate
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£350 £398 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.94% -11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £249 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £575 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £344 £270
% change year-on-year
-9.81% +27.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +57.89%
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
21269 22575 19948
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.25% 93.08% 93.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 15335 15541 13354
Average daily rate £435 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.57% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 397 386 546
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.18 £39.60 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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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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 +16 18 £375 +31.57% 5
Ealing - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
UI Designer
England

UI Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 92 (73.60%) User Experience
2 65 (52.00%) Photoshop
3 56 (44.80%) Adobe Illustrator
4 52 (41.60%) CSS
4 52 (41.60%) HTML
5 42 (33.60%) Android
6 38 (30.40%) Apple iOS
7 30 (24.00%) Adobe
8 25 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (20.00%) Marketing
9 24 (19.20%) Finance
10 22 (17.60%) JavaScript
11 20 (16.00%) HTML5
12 19 (15.20%) jQuery
12 19 (15.20%) Mobile App
12 19 (15.20%) Banking
13 17 (13.60%) CSS3
14 15 (12.00%) Axure RP
15 14 (11.20%) Information Architecture
16 13 (10.40%) Social Media
17 12 (9.60%) Responsive Web Design
18 11 (8.80%) Graphic Design
18 11 (8.80%) Acrobat
18 11 (8.80%) Windows
18 11 (8.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
19 10 (8.00%) Degree
19 10 (8.00%) Mobile Payment
20 9 (7.20%) Human Factors
20 9 (7.20%) Rapid Prototyping
20 9 (7.20%) DHTML

UI Designer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2 (1.60%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (1.60%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.80%) CMS
2 1 (0.80%) Node.js
Applications
1 65 (52.00%) Photoshop
2 56 (44.80%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (8.80%) Acrobat
3 11 (8.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 9 (7.20%) MS Office
5 8 (6.40%) InDesign
6 5 (4.00%) OmniGraffle
7 3 (2.40%) Adobe After Effects
8 2 (1.60%) MS Excel
8 2 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.80%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.60%) Office 365
1 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.80%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.60%) Internet
Development Applications
1 15 (12.00%) Axure RP
2 6 (4.80%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Blend
4 2 (1.60%) ProtoShare
4 2 (1.60%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.80%) Xcode
General
1 25 (20.00%) Marketing
2 24 (19.20%) Finance
3 19 (15.20%) Banking
4 8 (6.40%) Retail
5 4 (3.20%) Games
6 3 (2.40%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.60%) iGaming
7 2 (1.60%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.60%) Advertising
8 1 (0.80%) Publishing
8 1 (0.80%) Law
8 1 (0.80%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (41.60%) CSS
1 52 (41.60%) HTML
2 20 (16.00%) HTML5
3 19 (15.20%) jQuery
4 17 (13.60%) CSS3
5 9 (7.20%) DHTML
6 7 (5.60%) JSON
7 5 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (3.20%) WPF
8 4 (3.20%) Flash
9 3 (2.40%) Sass
10 2 (1.60%) LESS
10 2 (1.60%) Silverlight
10 2 (1.60%) XHTML
10 2 (1.60%) XML
10 2 (1.60%) XSL
10 2 (1.60%) .NET
11 1 (0.80%) Ruby on Rails
11 1 (0.80%) AngularJS
11 1 (0.80%) OOCSS
Miscellaneous
1 92 (73.60%) User Experience
2 19 (15.20%) Mobile App
3 13 (10.40%) Social Media
4 11 (8.80%) Graphic Design
5 10 (8.00%) Mobile Payment
6 9 (7.20%) Human Factors
7 7 (5.60%) Animation
7 7 (5.60%) Mobile Banking
8 6 (4.80%) W3C
9 4 (3.20%) Visualisation
10 3 (2.40%) Online Banking
10 3 (2.40%) Online Games
11 2 (1.60%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (1.60%) Video on Demand
11 2 (1.60%) RIA
11 2 (1.60%) Social Network
11 2 (1.60%) STB
11 2 (1.60%) Smartphone
12 1 (0.80%) Blog
12 1 (0.80%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 42 (33.60%) Android
2 38 (30.40%) Apple iOS
3 11 (8.80%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (11.20%) Information Architecture
3 12 (9.60%) Responsive Web Design
4 9 (7.20%) Rapid Prototyping
5 7 (5.60%) Web Design
5 7 (5.60%) Scrum
6 6 (4.80%) Usability Testing
6 6 (4.80%) UX Design
6 6 (4.80%) E-Commerce
7 5 (4.00%) User Stories
8 4 (3.20%) Waterfall
8 4 (3.20%) Product Management
8 4 (3.20%) Web Development
9 3 (2.40%) B2B
9 3 (2.40%) Time Management
9 3 (2.40%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (1.60%) BDD
10 2 (1.60%) Customer Insight
10 2 (1.60%) Content Management
10 2 (1.60%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (17.60%) JavaScript
2 2 (1.60%) XAML
3 1 (0.80%) Ruby
3 1 (0.80%) C#
3 1 (0.80%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (8.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 30 (24.00%) Adobe
2 9 (7.20%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.60%) Apple
4 1 (0.80%) Google
4 1 (0.80%) Mercator
4 1 (0.80%) Syncfusion
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