The table below looks at the statistics for the UI Designer role 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 UI Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Interface Designer
Rank 232 240 223
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -17
Contract jobs requiring a UI Designer 21 15 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.17% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 7
Average daily rate £368 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.60% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £376 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £311 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.41% -11.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.60 -
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 South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8034 8717 7813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.91% 93.76% 93.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4854 4667 4070
Average daily rate £385 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £518 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 411 421 454
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.28 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

UI Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UI Designer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

UI Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

UI Designer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

UI Designer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

UI Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UI Designer across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

UI Designer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

UI Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

UI Designer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

UI Designer
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 UI Designer within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
West Sussex - 7 £330 - 1
Berkshire +2 5 £463 +68.18% 1
East Sussex +12 3 - -
Surrey -5 3 £400 +28.00% 1
Hampshire +4 1 £265 -5.77%
Oxfordshire -1 1 £325 +8.33%
Kent - 1 - -
UI Designer
England

UI Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 42 (85.71%) User Experience
2 23 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (36.73%) Mobile App
4 17 (34.69%) Android
5 15 (30.61%) Apple
6 14 (28.57%) Typography
7 12 (24.49%) Photoshop
8 9 (18.37%) Adobe Illustrator
8 9 (18.37%) Apple iOS
9 8 (16.33%) CSS
9 8 (16.33%) Mobile Development
10 7 (14.29%) HTML
11 6 (12.24%) OmniGraffle
11 6 (12.24%) Axure RP
11 6 (12.24%) Android Development
12 4 (8.16%) Front End Development
12 4 (8.16%) Adobe
12 4 (8.16%) JavaScript
12 4 (8.16%) HTML5
13 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
13 3 (6.12%) Web Design
14 2 (4.08%) CMS
14 2 (4.08%) Requirements Analysis
14 2 (4.08%) Workflow
14 2 (4.08%) CRM
14 2 (4.08%) Content Management
14 2 (4.08%) Usability Testing
14 2 (4.08%) Data Protection
14 2 (4.08%) Capita
14 2 (4.08%) Continuous Improvement

UI Designer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (4.08%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (24.49%) Photoshop
2 9 (18.37%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (12.24%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (2.04%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (2.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) BigMachines
1 1 (2.04%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) CHAP
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Axure RP
2 2 (4.08%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (2.04%) Jasmine
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.04%) Retail
2 1 (2.04%) Russian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.33%) CSS
2 7 (14.29%) HTML
3 4 (8.16%) HTML5
4 1 (2.04%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.04%) CSS3
4 1 (2.04%) Mason
4 1 (2.04%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 42 (85.71%) User Experience
2 18 (36.73%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.04%) Animation
3 1 (2.04%) Graphic Design
3 1 (2.04%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.69%) Android
2 9 (18.37%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (28.57%) Typography
3 8 (16.33%) Mobile Development
4 6 (12.24%) Android Development
5 4 (8.16%) Front End Development
6 3 (6.12%) Web Design
7 2 (4.08%) Content Management
7 2 (4.08%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (4.08%) CRM
7 2 (4.08%) Data Protection
7 2 (4.08%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (4.08%) Software Delivery
7 2 (4.08%) Usability Testing
7 2 (4.08%) Workflow
8 1 (2.04%) Iconography
8 1 (2.04%) MVC
8 1 (2.04%) Release Management
8 1 (2.04%) Test Automation
8 1 (2.04%) User Stories
8 1 (2.04%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.16%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.04%) Apex Code
2 1 (2.04%) Java
2 1 (2.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (30.61%) Apple
2 4 (8.16%) Adobe
3 2 (4.08%) Capita
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle
4 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.04%) Siebel