The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had UI Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Interface Designer
Rank 139 151 130
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -21
Contract jobs requiring a UI Designer 10 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.28% 0.36% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.38% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 10
Median daily rate £350 £325 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £370 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £331 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.66% +1.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £9.00 -
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 North West 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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3338 3994 2961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.35% 95.19% 94.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2126 2373 1629
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 206 202
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.44% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.16 £47.71 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

UI Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the North West region that featured UI Designer in the job title.

UI Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

UI Designer
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

UI Designer Daily Rate Trend in the North West

UI Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UI Designer across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

UI Designer Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

UI Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

UI Designer Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

UI Designer
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UI Designer within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -16 9 £350 +7.69% 2
Cheshire - 1 - - 2
UI Designer
England

UI Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, UI Designer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region featuring UI Designer in the job title.

1 11 (91.67%) User Experience
2 8 (66.67%) HTML
3 7 (58.33%) Prototyping
4 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (50.00%) CSS
5 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (33.33%) jQuery
6 4 (33.33%) Adobe
6 4 (33.33%) Wireframes
7 3 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (25.00%) Front End Development
7 3 (25.00%) HTML5
7 3 (25.00%) Axure RP
7 3 (25.00%) Photoshop
7 3 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (25.00%) Adobe After Effects
8 2 (16.67%) Web Development
8 2 (16.67%) Rapid Prototyping
8 2 (16.67%) InDesign
8 2 (16.67%) CMS
8 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
8 2 (16.67%) Objective-C
8 2 (16.67%) Fireworks
8 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
8 2 (16.67%) Android
8 2 (16.67%) Digital Media
8 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
8 2 (16.67%) Iconography
8 2 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (16.67%) Apple Swift

UI Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) CMS
1 2 (16.67%) Marvel
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Adobe After Effects
1 3 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (16.67%) Fireworks
2 2 (16.67%) InDesign
2 2 (16.67%) Pixate
3 1 (8.33%) Adobe Premiere
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (33.33%) jQuery
4 3 (25.00%) HTML5
5 2 (16.67%) Framer.js
6 1 (8.33%) Ajax
6 1 (8.33%) CSS3
6 1 (8.33%) Ext JS
6 1 (8.33%) JSON
6 1 (8.33%) XHTML
6 1 (8.33%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) User Experience
2 2 (16.67%) Digital Media
2 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (8.33%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Photography
3 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Android
1 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Prototyping
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Wireframes
4 3 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 3 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 2 (16.67%) Iconography
5 2 (16.67%) Rapid Prototyping
5 2 (16.67%) Web Development
6 1 (8.33%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (8.33%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (8.33%) Graceful Degradation
6 1 (8.33%) Infographics
6 1 (8.33%) Information Architecture
6 1 (8.33%) Progressive Enhancement
6 1 (8.33%) Typography
6 1 (8.33%) Web Design
6 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) Apple Swift
2 2 (16.67%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Adobe