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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Balsamiq Mockups
Rank 613 610 620
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Contract jobs citing Balsamiq Mockups 34 49 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.085% 0.043%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.38% 0.61% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 36 20
Median daily rate £410 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £273 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
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
8884 7984 7205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.43% 13.88% 12.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 5980 5244 4595
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 £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 160 132
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £23.75 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.00 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

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 August 2016.

Balsamiq Mockups Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Balsamiq Mockups
Top 17 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 August 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 -9 32 £410 +9.33% 14
London -23 20 £425 +13.33% 8
South East +14 9 £363 -14.70% 2
Hampshire +4 4 £363 -3.33% 1
Buckinghamshire - 4 £363 -
Milton Keynes - 4 £363 -
City of London +24 3 £400 +0.56% 2
Andover - 3 £350 -
East of England +17 1 £425 +7.45% 1
North West +10 1 - - 1
Yorkshire -6 1 £320 - 1
Manchester -7 1 - - 1
Uxbridge - 1 £463 - 1
Luton - 1 £425 - 1
Leeds - 1 £320 - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 £320 - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £425 - 1

Balsamiq Mockups
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 58 (77.33%) User Experience
2 53 (70.67%) Axure RP
3 50 (66.67%) Wireframes
4 41 (54.67%) Adobe
5 40 (53.33%) HTML
6 39 (52.00%) JavaScript
7 35 (46.67%) CSS
8 34 (45.33%) Degree
9 33 (44.00%) Psychology
9 33 (44.00%) Project Management
10 32 (42.67%) MS Visio
10 32 (42.67%) Web Development
11 29 (38.67%) Information Architecture
12 28 (37.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 25 (33.33%) Marketing
14 24 (32.00%) Usability Testing
15 22 (29.33%) Product Management
15 22 (29.33%) RIA
16 21 (28.00%) Human Factors
16 21 (28.00%) Industrial Design
17 20 (26.67%) Software Engineering
17 20 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
18 19 (25.33%) Mentoring
19 17 (22.67%) OmniGraffle
20 16 (21.33%) jQuery
21 13 (17.33%) Photoshop
21 13 (17.33%) React
22 12 (16.00%) Service Design
22 12 (16.00%) .NET
22 12 (16.00%) SQL Server

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 (13.33%) IIS
2 9 (12.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (8.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (6.67%) CMS
4 5 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (5.33%) Confluence
6 2 (2.67%) Marvel
Applications
1 32 (42.67%) MS Visio
2 28 (37.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 17 (22.67%) OmniGraffle
4 13 (17.33%) Photoshop
5 9 (12.00%) Adobe Illustrator
6 7 (9.33%) InVision
7 2 (2.67%) InDesign
7 2 (2.67%) MS Excel
8 1 (1.33%) MS Office
8 1 (1.33%) MS Project
8 1 (1.33%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 6 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.33%) Lucidchart
2 2 (2.67%) SaaS
3 1 (1.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.33%) DNS
1 4 (5.33%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (8.00%) InterSystems Cache
3 6 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (5.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 53 (70.67%) Axure RP
2 10 (13.33%) JIRA
2 10 (13.33%) Selenium
2 10 (13.33%) SpecFlow
3 8 (10.67%) Git (software)
4 7 (9.33%) Jasmine
4 7 (9.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (5.33%) Babel
5 4 (5.33%) MSI
5 4 (5.33%) NUnit
5 4 (5.33%) Visual Studio
5 4 (5.33%) webpack
5 4 (5.33%) WiX
6 3 (4.00%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (1.33%) Bower
7 1 (1.33%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.33%) Gradle
7 1 (1.33%) Grunt
7 1 (1.33%) gulp
7 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
General
1 25 (33.33%) Marketing
2 10 (13.33%) Finance
3 8 (10.67%) Military
4 4 (5.33%) Multimedia
5 3 (4.00%) Retail
6 2 (2.67%) Games
7 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (33.33%) Architect
1 25 (33.33%) User Experience Architect
2 23 (30.67%) Designer
3 19 (25.33%) UX Designer
4 14 (18.67%) Developer
5 10 (13.33%) .NET Developer
5 10 (13.33%) Senior Architect
5 10 (13.33%) Senior User Experience Architect
6 6 (8.00%) Analyst
6 6 (8.00%) Business Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) Digital Project Manager
7 4 (5.33%) Junior
7 4 (5.33%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.33%) Visual Designer
8 3 (4.00%) Digital Analyst
8 3 (4.00%) Digital Business Analyst
8 3 (4.00%) Digital Delivery Manager
8 3 (4.00%) Junior UX Designer
8 3 (4.00%) Senior Designer
8 3 (4.00%) Senior UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (53.33%) HTML
2 35 (46.67%) CSS
3 16 (21.33%) jQuery
4 13 (17.33%) React
5 12 (16.00%) .NET
6 11 (14.67%) HTML5
6 11 (14.67%) KnockoutJS
6 11 (14.67%) Web Services
7 10 (13.33%) .NET Framework
7 10 (13.33%) Ajax
7 10 (13.33%) ASP.NET
7 10 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (13.33%) Breeze.js
7 10 (13.33%) Durandal
7 10 (13.33%) Entity Framework
7 10 (13.33%) SAML
8 9 (12.00%) CSS3
9 7 (9.33%) OAuth2
9 7 (9.33%) OpenID
10 6 (8.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 58 (77.33%) User Experience
2 33 (44.00%) Psychology
3 22 (29.33%) RIA
4 9 (12.00%) Mobile App
5 6 (8.00%) N-Tier
6 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (6.67%) Digital Media
7 4 (5.33%) Graphic Design
8 1 (1.33%) New Media
8 1 (1.33%) Social Media
8 1 (1.33%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.33%) Windows
2 6 (8.00%) Android
2 6 (8.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (66.67%) Wireframes
2 33 (44.00%) Project Management
3 32 (42.67%) Web Development
4 29 (38.67%) Information Architecture
5 24 (32.00%) Usability Testing
6 22 (29.33%) Product Management
7 21 (28.00%) Human Factors
7 21 (28.00%) Industrial Design
8 20 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (26.67%) Software Engineering
9 19 (25.33%) Mentoring
10 12 (16.00%) Service Design
11 11 (14.67%) Prototyping
12 10 (13.33%) Full Text Search
13 8 (10.67%) Business Analysis
13 8 (10.67%) Configuration Management
13 8 (10.67%) ITIL
14 7 (9.33%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (9.33%) CRM
14 7 (9.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 39 (52.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (14.67%) TypeScript
3 10 (13.33%) C#
3 10 (13.33%) SQL
3 10 (13.33%) T-SQL
4 4 (5.33%) VB
5 3 (4.00%) Java
5 3 (4.00%) PHP
5 3 (4.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.67%) C
6 2 (2.67%) Python
7 1 (1.33%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 34 (45.33%) Degree
2 10 (13.33%) SC Cleared
2 10 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.33%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 41 (54.67%) Adobe
2 10 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.00%) Sitecore
4 4 (5.33%) DevExpress
5 3 (4.00%) Oracle
6 2 (2.67%) Progress
7 1 (1.33%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.33%) Google
7 1 (1.33%) HP
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