The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had UI Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Interface Designer
Rank 471 453 487
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +34
Contract jobs requiring a UI Designer 167 196 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.36% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.38% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 154 98
Median daily rate £375 £361 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.80% +3.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £311
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £37.02 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.00

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
48175 51856 52713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.80% 93.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 31544 33013 33319
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 £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1684 2028 2169
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

UI Designer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured UI Designer in the job title.

UI Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

UI Designer
Daily Rate Trend

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

UI Designer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

UI Designer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UI Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

UI Designer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

UI Designer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

UI Designer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

UI Designer
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UI Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 6 December 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 -23 163 £375 +4.16% 33
London +30 117 £369 -7.81% 16
South East -5 19 £340 -2.85% 5
City of London 0 12 £363 -20.54% 3
West Midlands -31 10 £400 +23.07% 1
Coventry -17 9 £400 +45.45%
Berkshire +12 7 £364 -25.38%
East Midlands +3 7 £265 - 5
South West +9 4 £320 -24.70% 2
Buckinghamshire - 4 - -
Croydon - 4 £500 -
Surrey +16 3 £185 -53.75%
Scotland +7 3 £413 -
Yorkshire -12 3 £450 +20.00% 2
Leicestershire - 3 £260 - 1
Northamptonshire - 3 - - 1
Hampshire +17 2 £263 -14.63% 3
Glasgow +5 2 - -
Crawley +3 2 - -
West Yorkshire +1 2 £381 +0.32% 2
Bristol 0 2 £325 -31.57%
Manchester -4 2 £313 +21.95%
West Sussex -11 2 - - 1
North West -16 2 £313 +13.63%
Staines - 2 - -
Northampton - 2 - - 1
Milton Keynes - 2 - -
Southampton - 2 £263 - 1
South Wales +6 1 £313 -18.83% 1
East of England +4 1 - - 2

UI Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, UI Designer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring UI Designer in the job title.

1 263 (76.68%) User Experience
2 142 (41.40%) HTML
3 136 (39.65%) Photoshop
4 134 (39.07%) CSS
5 125 (36.44%) Agile Software Development
6 117 (34.11%) Wireframes
7 105 (30.61%) Adobe
8 93 (27.11%) Adobe Illustrator
9 73 (21.28%) Prototyping
10 63 (18.37%) E-Commerce
10 63 (18.37%) HTML5
11 59 (17.20%) JavaScript
12 50 (14.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 50 (14.58%) Mobile App
13 47 (13.70%) Finance
14 43 (12.54%) Apple iOS
14 43 (12.54%) Banking
15 42 (12.24%) Axure RP
15 42 (12.24%) CSS3
15 42 (12.24%) Android
16 41 (11.95%) Marketing
17 36 (10.50%) Typography
18 35 (10.20%) Responsive Web Design
19 34 (9.91%) Retail
20 28 (8.16%) InVision
21 27 (7.87%) Visualisation
22 25 (7.29%) Scrum
23 24 (7.00%) JIRA
23 24 (7.00%) Front End Development
24 21 (6.12%) Data Visualisation

UI Designer Skill Set
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 16 (4.66%) Marvel
2 7 (2.04%) CMS
3 3 (0.87%) Confluence
4 2 (0.58%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.29%) Umbraco
Applications
1 136 (39.65%) Photoshop
2 93 (27.11%) Adobe Illustrator
3 50 (14.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 28 (8.16%) InVision
5 15 (4.37%) OmniGraffle
6 8 (2.33%) InDesign
7 7 (2.04%) MS Office
8 5 (1.46%) Fireworks
8 5 (1.46%) MS Excel
9 4 (1.17%) Pixate
10 2 (0.58%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.58%) Adobe After Effects
10 2 (0.58%) Flinto
10 2 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
10 2 (0.58%) MS Visio
10 2 (0.58%) UXPin
11 1 (0.29%) 3ds Max
11 1 (0.29%) GIMP
11 1 (0.29%) Pixelapse
Business Applications
1 3 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.58%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.29%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.17%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 3 (0.87%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.87%) SaaS
3 2 (0.58%) Basecamp
4 1 (0.29%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.17%) Internet
1 4 (1.17%) snoop
2 2 (0.58%) Intranet
3 1 (0.29%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.17%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.87%) QlikView
3 2 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.29%) Big Data
4 1 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.29%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 42 (12.24%) Axure RP
2 24 (7.00%) JIRA
3 7 (2.04%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 7 (2.04%) Subversion
4 6 (1.75%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.17%) Bitbucket
5 4 (1.17%) Dreamweaver
5 4 (1.17%) NCrunch
5 4 (1.17%) NUnit
5 4 (1.17%) ReSharper
5 4 (1.17%) TeamCity
6 3 (0.87%) gulp
7 1 (0.29%) Grunt
7 1 (0.29%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 47 (13.70%) Finance
2 43 (12.54%) Banking
3 41 (11.95%) Marketing
4 34 (9.91%) Retail
5 16 (4.66%) Games
6 13 (3.79%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.75%) Advertising
7 6 (1.75%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.17%) Front Office
9 3 (0.87%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.58%) Legal
10 2 (0.58%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.29%) Electronics
11 1 (0.29%) French Language
11 1 (0.29%) German Language
11 1 (0.29%) Local Government
11 1 (0.29%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.29%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.29%) Publishing
11 1 (0.29%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (41.40%) HTML
2 134 (39.07%) CSS
3 63 (18.37%) HTML5
4 42 (12.24%) CSS3
5 18 (5.25%) jQuery
6 12 (3.50%) AngularJS
7 6 (1.75%) .NET
8 5 (1.46%) Node.js
8 5 (1.46%) Sass
8 5 (1.46%) WPF
9 4 (1.17%) Ajax
9 4 (1.17%) Framer.js
9 4 (1.17%) LESS
9 4 (1.17%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 4 (1.17%) React
10 2 (0.58%) JSON
10 2 (0.58%) Kendo UI
10 2 (0.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (0.58%) XML
11 1 (0.29%) OOCSS
Miscellaneous
1 263 (76.68%) User Experience
2 50 (14.58%) Mobile App
3 27 (7.87%) Visualisation
4 14 (4.08%) Graphic Design
5 10 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (2.92%) W3C
6 8 (2.33%) Social Media
7 6 (1.75%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.46%) Animation
8 5 (1.46%) Digital Media
8 5 (1.46%) Video on Demand
9 4 (1.17%) Copywriting
9 4 (1.17%) Fintech
9 4 (1.17%) Mobile Banking
9 4 (1.17%) Statistics
10 3 (0.87%) iPhone
10 3 (0.87%) Motion Graphics
11 2 (0.58%) Interactive TV
11 2 (0.58%) iPad
11 2 (0.58%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 43 (12.54%) Apple iOS
2 42 (12.24%) Android
3 4 (1.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (36.44%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (34.11%) Wireframes
3 73 (21.28%) Prototyping
4 63 (18.37%) E-Commerce
5 36 (10.50%) Typography
6 35 (10.20%) Responsive Web Design
7 25 (7.29%) Scrum
8 24 (7.00%) Front End Development
9 21 (6.12%) Data Visualisation
9 21 (6.12%) Web Design
10 17 (4.96%) Rapid Prototyping
11 13 (3.79%) Information Architecture
11 13 (3.79%) Web Development
12 11 (3.21%) Product Management
12 11 (3.21%) Time Management
13 10 (2.92%) Cash Management
14 9 (2.62%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
15 8 (2.33%) Analytics
15 8 (2.33%) Mobile Development
15 8 (2.33%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 59 (17.20%) JavaScript
2 5 (1.46%) C#
2 5 (1.46%) Java
2 5 (1.46%) XAML
3 4 (1.17%) SQL
4 3 (0.87%) VBA
5 2 (0.58%) Apple Swift
5 2 (0.58%) Objective-C
5 2 (0.58%) PHP
6 1 (0.29%) ActionScript
6 1 (0.29%) Python
6 1 (0.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (5.54%) Degree
2 4 (1.17%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.87%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.29%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.66%) QA
2 9 (2.62%) WCAG
3 1 (0.29%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 105 (30.61%) Adobe
2 7 (2.04%) Microsoft
3 5 (1.46%) IBM
4 4 (1.17%) Apple
4 4 (1.17%) DevExpress
4 4 (1.17%) Infragistics
4 4 (1.17%) Telerik
5 3 (0.87%) Google
5 3 (0.87%) Oracle
6 2 (0.58%) Facebook
6 2 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.29%) BT
7 1 (0.29%) ClickTale
7 1 (0.29%) Lotus
7 1 (0.29%) SAP
7 1 (0.29%) Twitter
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