The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 UI Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Interface Designer
Rank 452 484 489
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +5
Contract jobs requiring a UI Designer 175 128 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.25% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.26% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 78 62
Average daily rate £371 £313 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.80% -5.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £258 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £311 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.41% -11.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £28.79 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.20 -

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
48618 48918 46871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31219 30411 27715
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1735 1925 2068
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.95% -3.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

UI Designer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 12 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UI Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +41 170 £375 +20.48% 28
London +36 114 £400 +23.07% 18
City of London +38 26 £375 +20.96% 5
South East +19 17 £368 +17.60% 4
West Midlands -2 13 £275 -12.00%
Coventry - 11 £275 -
North West -16 10 £250 -19.35% 1
Yorkshire - 10 £380 - 1
Manchester -17 7 £263 -15.32%
West Yorkshire - 6 £475 -
Leeds - 6 £475 -
West Sussex - 5 £368 -
Berkshire +6 4 £500 +81.81% 1
Crawley - 4 £346 -
East Sussex +13 3 - - 1
East of England +3 3 £250 -9.09% 1
Cheshire - 3 £250 - 1
Birmingham -2 2 £325 +4.00%
Surrey -10 2 £400 +28.00% 2
North East -21 2 £381 +36.16%
Hertfordshire - 2 £250 -
Eastbourne - 2 - -
Gatwick - 2 £368 -
Glasgow - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - - 1
East Yorkshire - 2 £325 - 1
Brighton +17 1 - - 1
Oxfordshire +5 1 £325 +8.33%
Hampshire +4 1 £265 -5.77%
Oxford +1 1 £325 +8.33%

UI Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited 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 UI Designer in their job title.

1 241 (70.67%) User Experience
2 151 (44.28%) HTML
2 151 (44.28%) CSS
3 125 (36.66%) Agile Software Development
4 93 (27.27%) Photoshop
5 80 (23.46%) Adobe Illustrator
6 77 (22.58%) JavaScript
7 74 (21.70%) Adobe
8 59 (17.30%) Mobile App
9 52 (15.25%) HTML5
10 46 (13.49%) Typography
11 41 (12.02%) jQuery
12 39 (11.44%) Finance
13 37 (10.85%) Axure RP
14 36 (10.56%) Front End Development
15 35 (10.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 35 (10.26%) Android
16 34 (9.97%) Responsive Web Design
17 33 (9.68%) Banking
18 31 (9.09%) Apple iOS
19 29 (8.50%) CSS3
19 29 (8.50%) Visualisation
20 28 (8.21%) AngularJS
20 28 (8.21%) Scrum
20 28 (8.21%) Web Design
21 25 (7.33%) Data Visualisation
21 25 (7.33%) Retail
22 24 (7.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 21 (6.16%) MVC
23 21 (6.16%) E-Commerce

UI Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited 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 UI Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (1.47%) CMS
2 3 (0.88%) Node.js
3 1 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.29%) Confluence
3 1 (0.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 93 (27.27%) Photoshop
2 80 (23.46%) Adobe Illustrator
3 35 (10.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 14 (4.11%) OmniGraffle
5 10 (2.93%) Adobe After Effects
5 10 (2.93%) Fireworks
6 3 (0.88%) InDesign
6 3 (0.88%) MS Office
6 3 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.88%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.59%) MS Excel
8 1 (0.29%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.29%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) BigMachines
1 1 (0.29%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (0.59%) SaaS
2 1 (0.29%) Basecamp
2 1 (0.29%) GitHub
2 1 (0.29%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.47%) Intranet
2 3 (0.88%) Internet
3 2 (0.59%) HTTP
4 1 (0.29%) CHAP
4 1 (0.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 37 (10.85%) Axure RP
2 13 (3.81%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 10 (2.93%) Git (software)
3 10 (2.93%) NCrunch
3 10 (2.93%) NUnit
4 9 (2.64%) Jasmine
4 9 (2.64%) TeamCity
5 8 (2.35%) NSubstitute
5 8 (2.35%) Octopus Deploy
5 8 (2.35%) Selenium
5 8 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.88%) Xcode
7 2 (0.59%) Grunt
7 2 (0.59%) JIRA
7 2 (0.59%) JSHint
7 2 (0.59%) Moq
7 2 (0.59%) ReSharper
7 2 (0.59%) StyleCop
7 2 (0.59%) Subversion
7 2 (0.59%) Yeoman
General
1 39 (11.44%) Finance
2 33 (9.68%) Banking
3 25 (7.33%) Retail
4 17 (4.99%) Investment Banking
5 15 (4.40%) Games
6 11 (3.23%) Marketing
7 6 (1.76%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.88%) Back Office
9 2 (0.59%) Advertising
9 2 (0.59%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.29%) Front Office
10 1 (0.29%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.29%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.29%) Russian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (44.28%) CSS
1 151 (44.28%) HTML
2 52 (15.25%) HTML5
3 41 (12.02%) jQuery
4 29 (8.50%) CSS3
5 28 (8.21%) AngularJS
6 24 (7.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 20 (5.87%) .NET
8 18 (5.28%) ASP.NET
9 16 (4.69%) Sass
10 15 (4.40%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (4.40%) LESS
11 13 (3.81%) WPF
12 9 (2.64%) Kendo UI
13 8 (2.35%) .NET Framework
13 8 (2.35%) Caliburn.Micro
13 8 (2.35%) Entity Framework
13 8 (2.35%) LINQ
13 8 (2.35%) WCF
14 7 (2.05%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 241 (70.67%) User Experience
2 59 (17.30%) Mobile App
3 29 (8.50%) Visualisation
4 19 (5.57%) Photography
5 14 (4.11%) Graphic Design
6 9 (2.64%) Animation
7 6 (1.76%) Online Games
8 4 (1.17%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.17%) Social Media
9 3 (0.88%) Smartphone
9 3 (0.88%) W3C
10 2 (0.59%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.59%) Fintech
10 2 (0.59%) Motion Graphics
10 2 (0.59%) Taxonomies
11 1 (0.29%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.29%) Mobile Banking
11 1 (0.29%) Performance Metrics
11 1 (0.29%) RIA
11 1 (0.29%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 35 (10.26%) Android
2 31 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 10 (2.93%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (36.66%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (13.49%) Typography
3 36 (10.56%) Front End Development
4 34 (9.97%) Responsive Web Design
5 28 (8.21%) Scrum
5 28 (8.21%) Web Design
6 25 (7.33%) Data Visualisation
7 21 (6.16%) E-Commerce
7 21 (6.16%) MVC
8 17 (4.99%) UX Design
9 16 (4.69%) Rapid Prototyping
10 15 (4.40%) TDD
11 13 (3.81%) MVVM
12 11 (3.23%) BDD
12 11 (3.23%) Information Architecture
13 10 (2.93%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (2.93%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (2.64%) Analytics
14 9 (2.64%) Kanban
15 8 (2.35%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 77 (22.58%) JavaScript
2 17 (4.99%) Java
3 13 (3.81%) C#
4 8 (2.35%) PowerShell
4 8 (2.35%) SQL
4 8 (2.35%) T-SQL
5 6 (1.76%) Groovy
6 5 (1.47%) XAML
7 4 (1.17%) Apple Swift
8 3 (0.88%) C
8 3 (0.88%) XPath
9 2 (0.59%) PHP
10 1 (0.29%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.29%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 16 (4.69%) Degree
2 15 (4.40%) Security Cleared
3 11 (3.23%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.05%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.59%) QA
1 2 (0.59%) WCAG
2 1 (0.29%) WAI
Vendors
1 74 (21.70%) Adobe
2 16 (4.69%) Apple
3 7 (2.05%) Twitter
4 5 (1.47%) DevExpress
5 3 (0.88%) Microsoft
5 3 (0.88%) Telerik
6 2 (0.59%) Capita
6 2 (0.59%) Google
7 1 (0.29%) EMC
7 1 (0.29%) IBM
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle
7 1 (0.29%) Rally
7 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.29%) SAP
7 1 (0.29%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.29%) Siebel
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