The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior UI Designer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior UI Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior User Interface Designer
Rank 604 600 577
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Senior UI Designer 16 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.020% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.022% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 1
Average daily rate
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£331 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £450 -
% change year-on-year
-26.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52581 50525 47327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.47% 92.45% 92.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 33383 30630 27733
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1941 1999 2141
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.56 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% -5.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Senior UI Designer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior UI Designer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior UI Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior UI Designer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Senior UI Designer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior UI Designer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior UI Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Senior UI Designer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Senior UI Designer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior UI Designer within the UK.

Senior UI Designer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Senior UI Designer
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior UI Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
England -19 16 £331 -11.66% 7
Manchester - 8 £328 -
North West - 8 £328 -
London -1 6 £400 +6.66% 6
City of London -5 5 £338 +0.07% 1
South West -8 1 - -
South East -13 1 £375 -
Portsmouth - 1 £375 -
Hampshire - 1 £375 -
Wiltshire - 1 - -

Senior UI Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior UI Designer in their job title.

1 19 (73.08%) User Experience
2 9 (34.62%) Photoshop
2 9 (34.62%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (26.92%) Visualisation
3 7 (26.92%) Digital Media
4 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (23.08%) Adobe
5 5 (19.23%) E-Commerce
5 5 (19.23%) Web Design
5 5 (19.23%) Axure RP
6 4 (15.38%) Scrum
6 4 (15.38%) HTML
7 3 (11.54%) CSS
7 3 (11.54%) Finance
7 3 (11.54%) Degree
7 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Graphic Design
8 2 (7.69%) Information Architecture
8 2 (7.69%) Web Development
8 2 (7.69%) Product Management
8 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
8 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
9 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (3.85%) CSS3
9 1 (3.85%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (3.85%) Sass
9 1 (3.85%) Web Services
9 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
9 1 (3.85%) Microsoft

Senior UI Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior UI Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Adobe Illustrator
1 9 (34.62%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.85%) InDesign
2 1 (3.85%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (3.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Axure RP
2 1 (3.85%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) HTML
2 3 (11.54%) CSS
3 1 (3.85%) Web Services
3 1 (3.85%) jQuery
3 1 (3.85%) HTML5
3 1 (3.85%) CSS3
3 1 (3.85%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 19 (73.08%) User Experience
2 7 (26.92%) Digital Media
2 7 (26.92%) Visualisation
3 2 (7.69%) Graphic Design
3 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.85%) Animation
4 1 (3.85%) Video Editing
4 1 (3.85%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (19.23%) E-Commerce
2 5 (19.23%) Web Design
3 4 (15.38%) Scrum
4 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (7.69%) Web Development
5 2 (7.69%) Product Management
5 2 (7.69%) Information Architecture
6 1 (3.85%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.85%) Usability Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Web Accessibility
6 1 (3.85%) SEO
6 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Adobe
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft