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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Balsamiq Mockups
Rank 600 559 566
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +7
Contract jobs citing Balsamiq Mockups 43 51 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.094% 0.086%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.52% 0.72% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 31 22
Median daily rate £438 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £379 £125
% change year-on-year
-7.59% +203.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.00

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
8217 7051 6825
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.32% 13.01% 12.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5651 4615 4417
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 129 155
Median hourly rate £42.13 £37.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.85% -2.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £21.99 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.27 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.69% -1.40%

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 31 May 2016.

Balsamiq Mockups Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Balsamiq Mockups
Top 16 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 31 May 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 -6 37 £450 +22.03% 10
London +9 29 £450 +20.00% 3
City of London +44 6 £350 -13.84% 1
Scotland -10 6 £369 - 1
South East -17 6 £388 -1.58% 2
Edinburgh - 4 £413 - 1
Hampshire - 4 £388 - 1
Andover - 2 £350 -
Glasgow +2 1 £300 -
North West -15 1 - - 3
East of England - 1 £275 - 1
Stirling - 1 £338 -
Norwich - 1 £275 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - - 1
Milton Keynes - 1 - - 1
Norfolk - 1 £275 -

Balsamiq Mockups
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 84 (89.36%) User Experience
2 78 (82.98%) Axure RP
3 71 (75.53%) Adobe
4 63 (67.02%) HTML
5 61 (64.89%) Wireframes
6 58 (61.70%) Project Management
7 56 (59.57%) Degree
8 54 (57.45%) Psychology
9 46 (48.94%) JavaScript
9 46 (48.94%) MS Visio
9 46 (48.94%) Web Development
10 45 (47.87%) CSS
11 44 (46.81%) Information Architecture
12 42 (44.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 39 (41.49%) Usability Testing
14 38 (40.43%) Marketing
15 37 (39.36%) Agile Software Development
16 34 (36.17%) Product Management
17 33 (35.11%) RIA
18 31 (32.98%) Software Engineering
18 31 (32.98%) Photoshop
18 31 (32.98%) Mentoring
19 30 (31.91%) Industrial Design
19 30 (31.91%) Human Factors
20 16 (17.02%) OmniGraffle
21 13 (13.83%) Mobile App
21 13 (13.83%) Web Design
22 12 (12.77%) Adobe Illustrator
23 10 (10.64%) Finance
23 10 (10.64%) JIRA

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 6 (6.38%) IIS
1 6 (6.38%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.32%) CMS
2 5 (5.32%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (4.26%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (3.19%) Confluence
5 1 (1.06%) Node.js
Applications
1 46 (48.94%) MS Visio
2 42 (44.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 31 (32.98%) Photoshop
4 16 (17.02%) OmniGraffle
5 12 (12.77%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (3.19%) MS Excel
7 2 (2.13%) InDesign
8 1 (1.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.06%) BigMachines
2 1 (1.06%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.26%) Google Analytics
1 4 (4.26%) Lucidchart
2 3 (3.19%) SaaS
3 1 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.13%) DNS
1 2 (2.13%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.26%) InterSystems Cache
3 4 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 78 (82.98%) Axure RP
2 10 (10.64%) JIRA
3 6 (6.38%) Git (software)
3 6 (6.38%) Selenium
3 6 (6.38%) SpecFlow
3 6 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (4.26%) Jasmine
5 3 (3.19%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.13%) Android Studio
6 2 (2.13%) Babel
6 2 (2.13%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.13%) Gradle
6 2 (2.13%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.13%) MSI
6 2 (2.13%) NUnit
6 2 (2.13%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (2.13%) webpack
6 2 (2.13%) WiX
7 1 (1.06%) Bower
7 1 (1.06%) gulp
General
1 38 (40.43%) Marketing
2 10 (10.64%) Finance
3 8 (8.51%) Multimedia
4 6 (6.38%) Military
5 3 (3.19%) Games
6 2 (2.13%) Legal
7 1 (1.06%) Publishing
7 1 (1.06%) Retail
7 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (54.26%) Architect
1 51 (54.26%) User Experience Architect
2 31 (32.98%) Designer
3 21 (22.34%) UX Designer
4 13 (13.83%) Senior Architect
4 13 (13.83%) Senior User Experience Architect
5 9 (9.57%) Developer
6 8 (8.51%) Visual Designer
7 7 (7.45%) .NET Developer
8 4 (4.26%) Analyst
8 4 (4.26%) Business Analyst
9 3 (3.19%) Digital Analyst
9 3 (3.19%) Digital Business Analyst
9 3 (3.19%) Junior
9 3 (3.19%) Junior Designer
9 3 (3.19%) Junior UX Designer
9 3 (3.19%) Senior Designer
9 3 (3.19%) Senior UX Designer
9 3 (3.19%) UI Designer
9 3 (3.19%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (67.02%) HTML
2 45 (47.87%) CSS
3 10 (10.64%) jQuery
4 9 (9.57%) .NET
5 8 (8.51%) Web Services
6 7 (7.45%) .NET Framework
6 7 (7.45%) Ajax
6 7 (7.45%) ASP.NET
6 7 (7.45%) HTML5
7 6 (6.38%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (6.38%) Breeze.js
7 6 (6.38%) Durandal
7 6 (6.38%) Entity Framework
7 6 (6.38%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (6.38%) React
7 6 (6.38%) SAML
8 5 (5.32%) OAuth2
8 5 (5.32%) OpenID
9 4 (4.26%) Windows Identity Foundation
10 3 (3.19%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 84 (89.36%) User Experience
2 54 (57.45%) Psychology
3 33 (35.11%) RIA
4 13 (13.83%) Mobile App
5 8 (8.51%) Digital Media
5 8 (8.51%) Graphic Design
6 5 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (4.26%) N-Tier
8 3 (3.19%) Copywriting
9 2 (2.13%) Visualisation
10 1 (1.06%) New Media
10 1 (1.06%) Online Games
10 1 (1.06%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.51%) Android
2 7 (7.45%) Windows
3 6 (6.38%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.19%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (64.89%) Wireframes
2 58 (61.70%) Project Management
3 46 (48.94%) Web Development
4 44 (46.81%) Information Architecture
5 39 (41.49%) Usability Testing
6 37 (39.36%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (36.17%) Product Management
8 31 (32.98%) Mentoring
8 31 (32.98%) Software Engineering
9 30 (31.91%) Human Factors
9 30 (31.91%) Industrial Design
10 13 (13.83%) Web Design
11 8 (8.51%) Business Analysis
12 7 (7.45%) Configuration Management
12 7 (7.45%) Scrum
12 7 (7.45%) Service Design
13 6 (6.38%) Analytics
13 6 (6.38%) CRM
13 6 (6.38%) Responsive Web Design
14 5 (5.32%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 46 (48.94%) JavaScript
2 7 (7.45%) C#
3 6 (6.38%) SQL
3 6 (6.38%) T-SQL
3 6 (6.38%) TypeScript
4 3 (3.19%) C
4 3 (3.19%) Java
4 3 (3.19%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.13%) Apple Swift
5 2 (2.13%) Objective-C
5 2 (2.13%) PHP
5 2 (2.13%) VB
6 1 (1.06%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 56 (59.57%) Degree
2 6 (6.38%) SC Cleared
2 6 (6.38%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (2.13%) Docker
Vendors
1 71 (75.53%) Adobe
2 7 (7.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.32%) Atlassian
3 5 (5.32%) Sitecore
4 4 (4.26%) Google
5 3 (3.19%) DevExpress
5 3 (3.19%) Optimizely
6 2 (2.13%) Oracle
7 1 (1.06%) Facebook
7 1 (1.06%) Progress
7 1 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.06%) Siebel
7 1 (1.06%) Twitter
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