The first table below looks at the demand for Balsamiq Mockups skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Balsamiq Mockups over the 3 months to 23 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 of the Development Applications category for the South East 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Balsamiq Mockups
Rank 241 233 243
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Contract jobs citing Balsamiq Mockups 3 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.033% 0.071% 0.020%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.31% 0.65% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £150 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+116.66% -57.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £231 £350
% change year-on-year
+29.72% -33.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
983 923 863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.87% 10.95% 8.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 538 499 445
Average daily rate £350 £353 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% +8.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 37 51
Average hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £32.50 £30.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £43.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
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Balsamiq Mockups
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Balsamiq Mockups across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Balsamiq Mockups Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Balsamiq Mockups
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Balsamiq Mockups across the South East region.

Balsamiq Mockups Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Balsamiq Mockups
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Balsamiq Mockups within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 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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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
Berkshire 0 2 £325 -13.33%
Hampshire -16 1 £375 +150.00% 2
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
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England

Balsamiq Mockups
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Balsamiq Mockups also 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 that cited Balsamiq Mockups.

1 10 (76.92%) Axure RP
1 10 (76.92%) Mobile App
2 8 (61.54%) Usability Testing
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) Photoshop
3 7 (53.85%) Adobe
4 6 (46.15%) HTML
4 6 (46.15%) MS Office
4 6 (46.15%) CSS
4 6 (46.15%) Retail
4 6 (46.15%) Automotive
4 6 (46.15%) Android
4 6 (46.15%) HTML5
4 6 (46.15%) Apple iOS
5 4 (30.77%) CSS3
5 4 (30.77%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 4 (30.77%) Appcelerator
5 4 (30.77%) OmniGraffle
5 4 (30.77%) User Experience Design
5 4 (30.77%) Rapid Prototyping
5 4 (30.77%) Scrum
5 4 (30.77%) Smartphone
5 4 (30.77%) Graphic Design
5 4 (30.77%) MS Visio
6 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 3 (23.08%) jQuery
7 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
7 2 (15.38%) Visualisation
7 2 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap

Balsamiq Mockups
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Balsamiq Mockups also 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 that cited Balsamiq Mockups. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Photoshop
2 6 (46.15%) MS Office
3 4 (30.77%) MS Visio
3 4 (30.77%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (15.38%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Kerberos
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (76.92%) Axure RP
2 4 (30.77%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
4 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (7.69%) Mercurial
4 1 (7.69%) Hudson
4 1 (7.69%) WiX
4 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
4 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
4 1 (7.69%) MSI
4 1 (7.69%) NUnit
4 1 (7.69%) Subversion
4 1 (7.69%) JIRA
4 1 (7.69%) Selenium
4 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
4 1 (7.69%) Jasmine
4 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (46.15%) Automotive
1 6 (46.15%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Publishing
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Designer
2 8 (61.54%) User Experience Designer
3 3 (23.08%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) HTML Developer
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (7.69%) UI Designer
4 1 (7.69%) UI Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (7.69%) CSS Developer
4 1 (7.69%) User Experience Developer
4 1 (7.69%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
1 6 (46.15%) CSS
1 6 (46.15%) HTML5
2 4 (30.77%) CSS3
3 3 (23.08%) jQuery
4 2 (15.38%) Ajax
4 2 (15.38%) Flash
4 2 (15.38%) XML
4 2 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (7.69%) Breeze.js
5 1 (7.69%) Durandal
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (7.69%) DOM
5 1 (7.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (7.69%) LESS
5 1 (7.69%) Kendo UI
5 1 (7.69%) LAMP
5 1 (7.69%) XML-RPC
5 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Mobile App
2 4 (30.77%) Smartphone
2 4 (30.77%) Graphic Design
3 2 (15.38%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Android
1 6 (46.15%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Usability Testing
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Scrum
3 4 (30.77%) User Experience Design
3 4 (30.77%) Rapid Prototyping
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
5 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) System Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Web Design
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) SOA
5 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.69%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
5 1 (7.69%) Business Development
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
2 1 (7.69%) VB
2 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
2 1 (7.69%) TypeScript
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Adobe
2 4 (30.77%) Appcelerator
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Serena
4 1 (7.69%) DevExpress