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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Balsamiq Mockups
UK
Rank 550 575 578
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +3
Contract jobs citing Balsamiq Mockups 45 53 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.099% 0.10% 0.072%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.58% 0.70% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 49 25
Median daily rate £439 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.23% +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +21.21%
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
7698 7592 7138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.96% 14.59% 13.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 5164 5017 4750
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 166 208 131
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +14.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £28.50 £25.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £53.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

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 23 February 2017.

Balsamiq Mockups Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Balsamiq Mockups
Top 26 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 23 February 2017. 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 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 +28 43 £440 +2.02% 11
London 0 25 £488 +5.40% 4
West Midlands - 8 £420 -
Coventry - 8 £420 -
City of London -5 6 £475 +18.75% 1
South East +21 5 £388 -3.12%
Surrey - 3 £388 -
Kent +14 2 - -
Bristol - 2 £475 -
South West - 2 £475 - 2
North West +26 1 £325 +8.33% 1
Norwich +10 1 £451 +50.16%
Lancashire +9 1 £325 +8.33%
Norfolk 0 1 £451 +12.62%
Preston -1 1 £325 +8.33%
East of England -2 1 £451 +12.62% 2
East Midlands - 1 £450 - 1
Edinburgh - 1 £300 - 3
Scotland - 1 £300 - 5
Morden - 1 £330 -
Nottingham - 1 £450 -
Guildford - 1 £388 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £450 -
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Maidstone - 1 - -
West Malling - 1 - -

Balsamiq Mockups
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 66 (85.71%) User Experience
2 55 (71.43%) Axure RP
3 49 (63.64%) Wireframes
4 41 (53.25%) HTML
4 41 (53.25%) CSS
5 40 (51.95%) Adobe
6 35 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (44.16%) JavaScript
8 33 (42.86%) HTML5
9 32 (41.56%) CSS3
10 26 (33.77%) Marketing
11 24 (31.17%) Photoshop
12 22 (28.57%) OmniGraffle
13 21 (27.27%) Usability Testing
13 21 (27.27%) MS Visio
13 21 (27.27%) Project Management
13 21 (27.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 19 (24.68%) Prototyping
15 18 (23.38%) Scrum
16 15 (19.48%) Psychology
16 15 (19.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 14 (18.18%) Banking
18 13 (16.88%) Stakeholder Management
18 13 (16.88%) Finance
18 13 (16.88%) Kanban
18 13 (16.88%) MS PowerPoint
18 13 (16.88%) MVVM
18 13 (16.88%) Social Media
19 12 (15.58%) Information Architecture
19 12 (15.58%) Adobe Illustrator

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 3 (3.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.30%) Marvel
Applications
1 24 (31.17%) Photoshop
2 22 (28.57%) OmniGraffle
3 21 (27.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 21 (27.27%) MS Visio
4 13 (16.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (15.58%) Adobe Illustrator
6 9 (11.69%) InVision
7 6 (7.79%) UXPin
8 4 (5.19%) InDesign
9 1 (1.30%) MS Office
9 1 (1.30%) MS Project
9 1 (1.30%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.90%) WebTrends
3 1 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.30%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (1.30%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.49%) Internet
1 5 (6.49%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.49%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 55 (71.43%) Axure RP
2 7 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.09%) Jasmine
2 7 (9.09%) Selenium
3 6 (7.79%) TeamCity
4 5 (6.49%) Bitbucket
4 5 (6.49%) Dreamweaver
4 5 (6.49%) NCrunch
4 5 (6.49%) NUnit
4 5 (6.49%) ReSharper
5 3 (3.90%) JIRA
6 2 (2.60%) gulp
7 1 (1.30%) Bower
7 1 (1.30%) Grunt
7 1 (1.30%) Maven
7 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.30%) webpack
General
1 26 (33.77%) Marketing
2 14 (18.18%) Banking
3 13 (16.88%) Finance
4 5 (6.49%) Front Office
4 5 (6.49%) Retail
5 4 (5.19%) Advertising
6 3 (3.90%) Retail Banking
7 2 (2.60%) Games
8 1 (1.30%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 29 (37.66%) Designer
2 26 (33.77%) UX Designer
3 21 (27.27%) Developer
4 12 (15.58%) UI Developer
5 10 (12.99%) Angular Developer
6 9 (11.69%) Architect
6 9 (11.69%) HTML CSS Developer
6 9 (11.69%) HTML Developer
6 9 (11.69%) JavaScript Developer
6 9 (11.69%) User Experience Architect
7 8 (10.39%) UI Designer
7 8 (10.39%) UI/UX Designer
7 8 (10.39%) User Researcher
7 8 (10.39%) UX Developer
8 6 (7.79%) C# Developer
9 5 (6.49%) Interaction Architect
9 5 (6.49%) JavaScript Engineer
9 5 (6.49%) Senior Architect
9 5 (6.49%) UI Engineer
9 5 (6.49%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (53.25%) CSS
1 41 (53.25%) HTML
2 33 (42.86%) HTML5
3 32 (41.56%) CSS3
4 15 (19.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 11 (14.29%) jQuery
6 10 (12.99%) .NET
6 10 (12.99%) AngularJS
6 10 (12.99%) LESS
7 9 (11.69%) Sass
8 7 (9.09%) XHTML
9 5 (6.49%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 5 (6.49%) WPF
10 4 (5.19%) J2EE
10 4 (5.19%) Web Services
11 3 (3.90%) Framer.js
11 3 (3.90%) Node.js
11 3 (3.90%) React
12 2 (2.60%) Backbone.js
12 2 (2.60%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 66 (85.71%) User Experience
2 13 (16.88%) Social Media
3 5 (6.49%) RIA
4 4 (5.19%) Online Banking
5 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.60%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.30%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.30%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 4 (5.19%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (63.64%) Wireframes
2 35 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (27.27%) Project Management
3 21 (27.27%) Usability Testing
4 19 (24.68%) Prototyping
5 18 (23.38%) Scrum
6 15 (19.48%) Psychology
7 13 (16.88%) Kanban
7 13 (16.88%) MVVM
7 13 (16.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (15.58%) Cognitive Psychology
8 12 (15.58%) Information Architecture
8 12 (15.58%) MVC
8 12 (15.58%) PRINCE2
9 11 (14.29%) BPR
9 11 (14.29%) Change Management
10 10 (12.99%) E-Commerce
11 9 (11.69%) Responsive Web Design
11 9 (11.69%) User Stories
12 7 (9.09%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 34 (44.16%) JavaScript
2 6 (7.79%) C#
2 6 (7.79%) Java
3 5 (6.49%) XAML
4 2 (2.60%) PHP
4 2 (2.60%) Python
5 1 (1.30%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (10.39%) Degree
2 3 (3.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 40 (51.95%) Adobe
2 5 (6.49%) DevExpress
2 5 (6.49%) IBM
2 5 (6.49%) Infragistics
2 5 (6.49%) Telerik
3 3 (3.90%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.30%) Google
4 1 (1.30%) HP
4 1 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
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