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 20 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Interface Designer
Rank 245 236 239
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Contract jobs requiring a UI Designer 10 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.058% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.062% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 7
Average daily rate
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£313 £338 £188
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +80.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £326 £295 £275
% change year-on-year
+10.59% +7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 -
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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
8811 8067 8889
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.91% 92.83% 92.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4972 4332 4166
Average daily rate £363 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £220 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 476 493 620
Average hourly rate £15.88 £15.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.09% -12.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.51 £11.50 £11.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

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 20 October 2014.

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 20 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
Berkshire +13 4 £369 +5.35% 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 £256 -
Surrey -3 1 £348 +6.92% 1
Oxfordshire -16 1 - - 3
Hampshire - 1 - -
West Sussex - - - - 1
UI Designer
England

UI Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 25 (92.59%) User Experience
2 18 (66.67%) Adobe
3 16 (59.26%) Photoshop
4 14 (51.85%) Adobe Illustrator
5 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (44.44%) HTML
7 11 (40.74%) CSS
8 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
8 8 (29.63%) HTML5
8 8 (29.63%) Mobile App
9 5 (18.52%) UX Design
9 5 (18.52%) Axure RP
9 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
9 5 (18.52%) Games
10 4 (14.81%) Web Design
10 4 (14.81%) Flash
10 4 (14.81%) PHP
10 4 (14.81%) MS Office
10 4 (14.81%) Apple iOS
10 4 (14.81%) Visualisation
10 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
10 4 (14.81%) CSS3
10 4 (14.81%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (14.81%) Android
10 4 (14.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 3 (11.11%) Retail
11 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
11 3 (11.11%) Smartphone
11 3 (11.11%) Marketing
12 2 (7.41%) InDesign

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 (7.41%) CMS
1 2 (7.41%) Drupal
Applications
1 16 (59.26%) Photoshop
2 14 (51.85%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (14.81%) MS Office
3 4 (14.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (7.41%) InDesign
4 2 (7.41%) Adobe After Effects
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Axure RP
2 1 (3.70%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 5 (18.52%) Games
2 3 (11.11%) Retail
2 3 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) HTML
2 11 (40.74%) CSS
3 8 (29.63%) HTML5
4 4 (14.81%) CSS3
4 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
4 4 (14.81%) Flash
5 2 (7.41%) ATL
5 2 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (3.70%) JFace
6 1 (3.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 25 (92.59%) User Experience
2 8 (29.63%) Mobile App
3 4 (14.81%) Visualisation
4 3 (11.11%) Smartphone
5 2 (7.41%) Social Media
6 1 (3.70%) STB
6 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (3.70%) Graphic Design
6 1 (3.70%) Animation
6 1 (3.70%) Video on Demand
6 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Android
1 4 (14.81%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
2 5 (18.52%) UX Design
3 4 (14.81%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (14.81%) Web Design
4 1 (3.70%) User Stories
4 1 (3.70%) Information Architecture
4 1 (3.70%) Scrum
4 1 (3.70%) Web Development
4 1 (3.70%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
2 4 (14.81%) PHP
3 2 (7.41%) Java
4 1 (3.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Adobe
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft