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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Interface Designer
Rank 374 393 347
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -46
Contract jobs requiring a UI Designer 40 40 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.16% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.17% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 32 44
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £278 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £295 £275
% change year-on-year
+5.93% +7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 -
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
22433 23506 22981
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.34% 93.09% 93.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 15862 16190 15310
Average daily rate £425 £430 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% -1.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £270 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 451 404 538
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.80 £19.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.91% -3.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £44.62 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.30 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+0.30% -7.14%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +14 7 £375 +7.14% 4
Ealing - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
UI Designer
England

UI Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 72 (79.12%) User Experience
2 45 (49.45%) Photoshop
3 43 (47.25%) CSS
4 41 (45.05%) HTML
5 39 (42.86%) Adobe Illustrator
6 24 (26.37%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (25.27%) Adobe
8 21 (23.08%) Apple iOS
8 21 (23.08%) Android
9 20 (21.98%) Marketing
10 18 (19.78%) Mobile App
11 14 (15.38%) Rapid Prototyping
11 14 (15.38%) Axure RP
12 13 (14.29%) CSS3
13 11 (12.09%) HTML5
13 11 (12.09%) Social Media
13 11 (12.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 11 (12.09%) Finance
13 11 (12.09%) Banking
14 10 (10.99%) JavaScript
15 8 (8.79%) Degree
16 7 (7.69%) jQuery
17 6 (6.59%) Usability Testing
17 6 (6.59%) Balsamiq Mockups
17 6 (6.59%) Mobile Payment
17 6 (6.59%) Customer Insight
17 6 (6.59%) Animation
17 6 (6.59%) E-Commerce
17 6 (6.59%) Mercator
18 5 (5.49%) Flash

UI Designer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 4 (4.40%) CMS
2 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.10%) Drupal
2 1 (1.10%) Node.js
2 1 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.10%) WordPress
Applications
1 45 (49.45%) Photoshop
2 39 (42.86%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (12.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (5.49%) InDesign
5 4 (4.40%) Adobe After Effects
6 3 (3.30%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (2.20%) Acrobat
7 2 (2.20%) Fireworks
7 2 (2.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.20%) Internet
Development Applications
1 14 (15.38%) Axure RP
2 6 (6.59%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Blend
4 2 (2.20%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.10%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.10%) ProtoShare
General
1 20 (21.98%) Marketing
2 11 (12.09%) Finance
2 11 (12.09%) Banking
3 5 (5.49%) Games
4 4 (4.40%) Retail
4 4 (4.40%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.20%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.20%) Advertising
6 1 (1.10%) Publishing
6 1 (1.10%) iGaming
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (47.25%) CSS
2 41 (45.05%) HTML
3 13 (14.29%) CSS3
4 11 (12.09%) HTML5
5 7 (7.69%) jQuery
6 5 (5.49%) Flash
6 5 (5.49%) WPF
7 4 (4.40%) Silverlight
8 3 (3.30%) Sass
9 2 (2.20%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 2 (2.20%) Ajax
9 2 (2.20%) .NET
10 1 (1.10%) XML
10 1 (1.10%) DOM
10 1 (1.10%) XSL
10 1 (1.10%) XHTML
10 1 (1.10%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (1.10%) OOCSS
10 1 (1.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 72 (79.12%) User Experience
2 18 (19.78%) Mobile App
3 11 (12.09%) Social Media
4 6 (6.59%) Mobile Payment
4 6 (6.59%) Animation
5 5 (5.49%) Visualisation
6 4 (4.40%) Online Banking
7 2 (2.20%) Online Games
7 2 (2.20%) Augmented Reality
7 2 (2.20%) Video on Demand
7 2 (2.20%) STB
7 2 (2.20%) Smartphone
7 2 (2.20%) W3C
8 1 (1.10%) Blog
8 1 (1.10%) Social Network
8 1 (1.10%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.10%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 21 (23.08%) Apple iOS
1 21 (23.08%) Android
2 4 (4.40%) Windows
3 1 (1.10%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.37%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (15.38%) Rapid Prototyping
3 6 (6.59%) Usability Testing
3 6 (6.59%) Customer Insight
3 6 (6.59%) E-Commerce
4 5 (5.49%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (5.49%) UX Design
5 4 (4.40%) Time Management
5 4 (4.40%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (4.40%) User Stories
5 4 (4.40%) Web Design
6 3 (3.30%) Scrum
6 3 (3.30%) Information Architecture
6 3 (3.30%) Web Development
7 2 (2.20%) Product Management
7 2 (2.20%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (2.20%) B2B
8 1 (1.10%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.10%) OOP
8 1 (1.10%) OO
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.99%) JavaScript
2 4 (4.40%) XAML
3 1 (1.10%) PHP
3 1 (1.10%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (8.79%) Degree
Vendors
1 23 (25.27%) Adobe
2 6 (6.59%) Mercator
3 2 (2.20%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.10%) Syncfusion
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