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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Interface Designer
Rank 534 528 510
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -18
Contract jobs requiring a UI Designer 91 88 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.17% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 68 58
Average daily rate
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£333 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.30% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £409 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £313 £250
% change year-on-year
+4.80% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.00 - -

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
54347 51343 48877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.79% 92.32% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 34673 31061 29030
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 2003 1976 2120
Average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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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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 -10 90 £331 +1.92% 26
London +15 44 £375 +15.38% 6
Manchester -12 15 £325 -4.41% 1
North West -26 15 £325 -4.41% 1
South East -26 12 £313 - 6
City of London +1 9 £410 +36.66%
Berkshire -3 8 £300 -4.00% 3
Yorkshire - 8 £350 - 2
Reading - 7 £300 - 2
West Yorkshire - 7 £350 - 1
Leeds - 7 £350 - 1
East of England +4 3 £288 +27.77% 1
East Midlands -9 3 £240 +23.07% 6
Croydon - 3 £500 -
Leicestershire - 3 £240 -
West Midlands +1 2 - - 2
Hampshire -8 2 £375 +15.38% 1
South West -10 2 £425 -5.55% 1
West Sussex -16 2 £375 +20.00%
Horsham - 2 £375 -
Coventry - 2 - -
Basingstoke -2 1 - - 1
Portsmouth - 1 £375 -
Harrogate - 1 - -
Peterborough - 1 £288 -
Newbury - 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £400 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £395 -
Swindon - 1 £425 -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -

UI Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 151 (73.66%) User Experience
2 86 (41.95%) CSS
3 82 (40.00%) Photoshop
4 79 (38.54%) HTML
5 66 (32.20%) Adobe Illustrator
6 46 (22.44%) JavaScript
6 46 (22.44%) Adobe
7 45 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
8 42 (20.49%) Web Design
9 35 (17.07%) Mobile App
10 32 (15.61%) jQuery
11 31 (15.12%) HTML5
12 30 (14.63%) E-Commerce
12 30 (14.63%) Responsive Web Design
13 28 (13.66%) Graphic Design
14 25 (12.20%) CSS3
14 25 (12.20%) Axure RP
15 19 (9.27%) Retail
16 18 (8.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 16 (7.80%) Balsamiq Mockups
18 15 (7.32%) AngularJS
18 15 (7.32%) Marketing
18 15 (7.32%) Android
18 15 (7.32%) Finance
19 14 (6.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
19 14 (6.83%) Apple iOS
20 12 (5.85%) Digital Media
20 12 (5.85%) Banking
20 12 (5.85%) Information Architecture
20 12 (5.85%) Degree

UI Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 4 (1.95%) Confluence
2 2 (0.98%) Node.js
2 2 (0.98%) CMS
3 1 (0.49%) WordPress
3 1 (0.49%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 82 (40.00%) Photoshop
2 66 (32.20%) Adobe Illustrator
3 14 (6.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 7 (3.41%) InDesign
5 6 (2.93%) OmniGraffle
6 4 (1.95%) MS Visio
6 4 (1.95%) Fireworks
7 3 (1.46%) Adobe After Effects
7 3 (1.46%) GIMP
8 1 (0.49%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.49%) SaaS
1 1 (0.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.98%) MySQL
2 1 (0.49%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 25 (12.20%) Axure RP
2 16 (7.80%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 5 (2.44%) JIRA
4 4 (1.95%) Microsoft Blend
5 3 (1.46%) Subversion
5 3 (1.46%) Grunt
6 2 (0.98%) Bower
6 2 (0.98%) ClearCase
6 2 (0.98%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (0.98%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.49%) Gradle
7 1 (0.49%) Maven
General
1 19 (9.27%) Retail
2 15 (7.32%) Marketing
2 15 (7.32%) Finance
3 12 (5.85%) Banking
4 7 (3.41%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.95%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (1.95%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.49%) Advertising
6 1 (0.49%) Games
6 1 (0.49%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (41.95%) CSS
2 79 (38.54%) HTML
3 32 (15.61%) jQuery
4 31 (15.12%) HTML5
5 25 (12.20%) CSS3
6 18 (8.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 15 (7.32%) AngularJS
8 9 (4.39%) Sass
9 8 (3.90%) XHTML
10 6 (2.93%) LESS
11 5 (2.44%) YUI
12 4 (1.95%) Ajax
12 4 (1.95%) Flash
13 3 (1.46%) DOM
13 3 (1.46%) Dojo
13 3 (1.46%) WPF
13 3 (1.46%) Silverlight
13 3 (1.46%) Express
14 2 (0.98%) Ext JS
14 2 (0.98%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 151 (73.66%) User Experience
2 35 (17.07%) Mobile App
3 28 (13.66%) Graphic Design
4 12 (5.85%) Digital Media
5 10 (4.88%) Visualisation
6 8 (3.90%) Animation
7 5 (2.44%) Blackberry
8 4 (1.95%) Motion Graphics
9 3 (1.46%) iPhone
9 3 (1.46%) W3C
9 3 (1.46%) Social Network
9 3 (1.46%) Handset
10 2 (0.98%) Video Editing
10 2 (0.98%) NHS
10 2 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.49%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.49%) RIA
11 1 (0.49%) Social Media
11 1 (0.49%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.32%) Android
2 14 (6.83%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.46%) Windows
4 1 (0.49%) Linux
4 1 (0.49%) webOS
4 1 (0.49%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (20.49%) Web Design
3 30 (14.63%) E-Commerce
3 30 (14.63%) Responsive Web Design
4 12 (5.85%) Information Architecture
5 11 (5.37%) Scrum
6 9 (4.39%) Analytics
7 8 (3.90%) User Stories
7 8 (3.90%) Web Development
7 8 (3.90%) Product Management
8 6 (2.93%) UX Design
9 5 (2.44%) Web Accessibility
9 5 (2.44%) Usability Testing
9 5 (2.44%) Progressive Enhancement
9 5 (2.44%) Graceful Degradation
10 4 (1.95%) Waterfall
10 4 (1.95%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (1.95%) Time Management
11 3 (1.46%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (1.46%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 46 (22.44%) JavaScript
2 4 (1.95%) Java
2 4 (1.95%) XAML
3 3 (1.46%) PHP
4 1 (0.49%) SQL
4 1 (0.49%) ActionScript
4 1 (0.49%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (5.85%) Degree
2 6 (2.93%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.98%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.49%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.49%) QA
Vendors
1 46 (22.44%) Adobe
2 5 (2.44%) Twitter
3 4 (1.95%) Apple
4 3 (1.46%) Google
4 3 (1.46%) Macromedia
5 2 (0.98%) hybris
6 1 (0.49%) Facebook
6 1 (0.49%) ION Trading
6 1 (0.49%) Capita
6 1 (0.49%) SAP
6 1 (0.49%) Microsoft
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