The table below looks at the statistics for Balsamiq Mockups skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Balsamiq Mockups over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Balsamiq Mockups
Rank 635 616 604
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -12
Contract jobs citing Balsamiq Mockups 17 57 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.098% 0.063%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.19% 0.69% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 41 30
Median daily rate £400 £375 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £445 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
- +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8992 8320 7413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.87% 14.37% 12.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 6051 5502 4930
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £357
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 192 117
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.53 £26.03 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Balsamiq Mockups
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Balsamiq Mockups as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Balsamiq Mockups Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Balsamiq Mockups
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Balsamiq Mockups within the UK.

Balsamiq Mockups Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Balsamiq Mockups
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Balsamiq Mockups within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Balsamiq Mockups Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Balsamiq Mockups
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Balsamiq Mockups within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 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
England -35 15 £400 +3.82% 7
London -4 13 £450 +20.00%
City of London +11 3 £400 +1.13%
Yorkshire +12 1 £320 - 1
Uxbridge +3 1 £463 +15.62%
West Midlands -28 1 £350 -21.34% 1
Leeds - 1 £320 - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 £320 - 1

Balsamiq Mockups
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Balsamiq Mockups also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Balsamiq Mockups.

1 49 (73.13%) User Experience
2 46 (68.66%) Wireframes
3 45 (67.16%) Axure RP
4 34 (50.75%) JavaScript
5 33 (49.25%) HTML
5 33 (49.25%) Adobe
6 30 (44.78%) CSS
7 26 (38.81%) MS Visio
8 23 (34.33%) Project Management
8 23 (34.33%) Web Development
9 22 (32.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 22 (32.84%) Degree
10 21 (31.34%) Psychology
10 21 (31.34%) Information Architecture
11 19 (28.36%) Marketing
12 18 (26.87%) Usability Testing
12 18 (26.87%) OmniGraffle
13 17 (25.37%) jQuery
14 16 (23.88%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (22.39%) Product Management
15 15 (22.39%) RIA
16 14 (20.90%) Human Factors
16 14 (20.90%) Industrial Design
16 14 (20.90%) Photoshop
16 14 (20.90%) React
17 13 (19.40%) HTML5
17 13 (19.40%) .NET
17 13 (19.40%) SQL Server
17 13 (19.40%) Software Engineering
18 12 (17.91%) Mentoring

Balsamiq Mockups
Top Related IT Skills 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 10 (14.93%) IIS
2 9 (13.43%) SharePoint
3 6 (8.96%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (7.46%) CMS
4 5 (7.46%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (5.97%) Confluence
6 2 (2.99%) Marvel
Applications
1 26 (38.81%) MS Visio
2 22 (32.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 18 (26.87%) OmniGraffle
4 14 (20.90%) Photoshop
5 8 (11.94%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (11.94%) InVision
6 3 (4.48%) InDesign
7 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
8 1 (1.49%) MS Office
8 1 (1.49%) MS Project
8 1 (1.49%) Pixate
8 1 (1.49%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 7 (10.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.49%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.97%) Lucidchart
2 2 (2.99%) SaaS
3 1 (1.49%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) DNS
1 4 (5.97%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.49%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.40%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (8.96%) InterSystems Cache
3 6 (8.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 45 (67.16%) Axure RP
2 10 (14.93%) Selenium
2 10 (14.93%) SpecFlow
3 9 (13.43%) Git (software)
3 9 (13.43%) JIRA
4 7 (10.45%) Jasmine
4 7 (10.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (7.46%) NUnit
6 4 (5.97%) Babel
6 4 (5.97%) MSI
6 4 (5.97%) Visual Studio
6 4 (5.97%) webpack
6 4 (5.97%) WiX
7 3 (4.48%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (1.49%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.49%) Bower
8 1 (1.49%) Grunt
8 1 (1.49%) gulp
8 1 (1.49%) ReSharper
8 1 (1.49%) TeamCity
General
1 19 (28.36%) Marketing
2 8 (11.94%) Finance
2 8 (11.94%) Military
3 3 (4.48%) Retail
4 2 (2.99%) Games
4 2 (2.99%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.49%) Banking
5 1 (1.49%) Front Office
5 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (34.33%) Designer
2 21 (31.34%) UX Designer
3 16 (23.88%) Architect
3 16 (23.88%) Developer
3 16 (23.88%) User Experience Architect
4 11 (16.42%) .NET Developer
5 9 (13.43%) Senior Architect
5 9 (13.43%) Senior User Experience Architect
6 6 (8.96%) Analyst
6 6 (8.96%) Business Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Digital Project Manager
7 4 (5.97%) Junior
7 4 (5.97%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.48%) Delivery Project Manager
8 3 (4.48%) Digital Business Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Developer
8 3 (4.48%) UI Designer
8 3 (4.48%) Web Manager
8 3 (4.48%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (49.25%) HTML
2 30 (44.78%) CSS
3 17 (25.37%) jQuery
4 14 (20.90%) React
5 13 (19.40%) .NET
5 13 (19.40%) HTML5
6 11 (16.42%) CSS3
6 11 (16.42%) KnockoutJS
7 10 (14.93%) .NET Framework
7 10 (14.93%) Ajax
7 10 (14.93%) ASP.NET
7 10 (14.93%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (14.93%) Breeze.js
7 10 (14.93%) Durandal
7 10 (14.93%) Entity Framework
7 10 (14.93%) SAML
7 10 (14.93%) Web Services
8 7 (10.45%) OAuth2
8 7 (10.45%) OpenID
9 6 (8.96%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 49 (73.13%) User Experience
2 21 (31.34%) Psychology
3 15 (22.39%) RIA
4 6 (8.96%) N-Tier
5 5 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (5.97%) Mobile App
7 3 (4.48%) Digital Media
8 2 (2.99%) Graphic Design
9 1 (1.49%) New Media
9 1 (1.49%) Social Media
9 1 (1.49%) Tandem
9 1 (1.49%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.93%) Windows
2 4 (5.97%) Android
2 4 (5.97%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.48%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (68.66%) Wireframes
2 23 (34.33%) Project Management
2 23 (34.33%) Web Development
3 21 (31.34%) Information Architecture
4 18 (26.87%) Usability Testing
5 16 (23.88%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (22.39%) Product Management
7 14 (20.90%) Human Factors
7 14 (20.90%) Industrial Design
8 13 (19.40%) Software Engineering
9 12 (17.91%) Mentoring
9 12 (17.91%) Prototyping
10 10 (14.93%) Full Text Search
10 10 (14.93%) Service Design
11 8 (11.94%) Business Analysis
11 8 (11.94%) CRM
11 8 (11.94%) ITIL
12 7 (10.45%) Configuration Management
12 7 (10.45%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (8.96%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (50.75%) JavaScript
2 11 (16.42%) C#
2 11 (16.42%) TypeScript
3 10 (14.93%) SQL
3 10 (14.93%) T-SQL
4 4 (5.97%) VB
5 3 (4.48%) Java
5 3 (4.48%) PHP
5 3 (4.48%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.48%) Python
6 2 (2.99%) C
7 1 (1.49%) XAML
Qualifications
1 22 (32.84%) Degree
2 10 (14.93%) SC Cleared
2 10 (14.93%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (49.25%) Adobe
2 10 (14.93%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.96%) Sitecore
4 5 (7.46%) DevExpress
5 3 (4.48%) Oracle
6 2 (2.99%) Progress
7 1 (1.49%) Google
7 1 (1.49%) HP
7 1 (1.49%) IBM
7 1 (1.49%) Infragistics
7 1 (1.49%) Telerik
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