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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Interface Designer
Rank 464 518 545
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +27
Contract jobs requiring a UI Designer 194 136 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.24% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.25% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 93 70
Median daily rate £375 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £242 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £416 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London median 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
50794 54325 53927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.95% 93.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 33203 34727 32867
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1696 2062 2153
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +71 190 £375 +14.50% 35
London +61 128 £375 +8.93% 23
West Midlands -13 17 £400 - 1
South East +17 16 £345 +6.15% 3
Coventry +1 16 £400 -
North West +4 8 £350 +6.87% 1
East Midlands -1 8 £375 +56.25% 1
Manchester -10 8 £350 +7.69% 1
City of London +13 7 £380 +1.33% 2
Northamptonshire - 7 £398 -
Yorkshire -4 6 £346 -4.48% 1
Berkshire +7 5 £358 +16.73%
West Yorkshire +1 5 £313 -16.66%
Northampton - 5 £398 -
East of England +11 4 £331 +28.01% 2
Scotland +5 4 £319 -17.74%
Oxfordshire - 4 £325 -
Glasgow +9 3 £225 -41.93%
West Sussex -3 3 - -
Teddington - 3 £413 -
Bradford - 3 £313 -
Wiltshire +13 2 £323 -
South West +12 2 £323 - 3
Crawley +12 2 - -
Reading +11 2 £350 +14.28%
Swindon +11 2 £323 -
Hampshire +9 2 £350 -3.44% 1
Oxford - 2 £325 -
Stockport - 2 £450 -
Barking - 2 £338 -

UI Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 275 (81.12%) User Experience
2 145 (42.77%) Photoshop
3 131 (38.64%) HTML
4 124 (36.58%) Agile Software Development
5 122 (35.99%) Wireframes
6 121 (35.69%) CSS
7 108 (31.86%) Adobe
8 102 (30.09%) Adobe Illustrator
9 71 (20.94%) JavaScript
10 64 (18.88%) Prototyping
11 63 (18.58%) HTML5
12 62 (18.29%) E-Commerce
13 60 (17.70%) Mobile App
14 57 (16.81%) Android
15 54 (15.93%) Apple iOS
16 52 (15.34%) Responsive Web Design
17 44 (12.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
18 43 (12.68%) Finance
19 42 (12.39%) Typography
20 41 (12.09%) CSS3
21 37 (10.91%) Axure RP
21 37 (10.91%) Banking
22 33 (9.73%) Retail
22 33 (9.73%) Front End Development
23 32 (9.44%) Marketing
24 31 (9.14%) InVision
25 29 (8.55%) Web Design
26 27 (7.96%) Scrum
27 26 (7.67%) jQuery
28 23 (6.78%) OmniGraffle

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 (4.72%) Marvel
2 9 (2.65%) CMS
3 2 (0.59%) Confluence
3 2 (0.59%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 145 (42.77%) Photoshop
2 102 (30.09%) Adobe Illustrator
3 44 (12.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 31 (9.14%) InVision
5 23 (6.78%) OmniGraffle
6 10 (2.95%) InDesign
7 8 (2.36%) MS Excel
7 8 (2.36%) MS Office
8 6 (1.77%) Fireworks
9 3 (0.88%) Acrobat
9 3 (0.88%) Adobe After Effects
9 3 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (0.88%) Pixate
10 2 (0.59%) Flinto
10 2 (0.59%) MS Visio
10 2 (0.59%) UXPin
11 1 (0.29%) 3ds Max
11 1 (0.29%) Adobe Premiere
11 1 (0.29%) GIMP
11 1 (0.29%) Pixelapse
Business Applications
1 3 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.59%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (0.59%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.18%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (0.29%) Basecamp
2 1 (0.29%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.36%) Internet
2 3 (0.88%) Network Security
3 2 (0.59%) Intranet
4 1 (0.29%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.29%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.88%) QlikView
2 2 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.29%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 37 (10.91%) Axure RP
2 23 (6.78%) JIRA
3 6 (1.77%) Dreamweaver
4 5 (1.47%) Subversion
5 4 (1.18%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.88%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 3 (0.88%) gulp
7 2 (0.59%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.29%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.29%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.29%) Grunt
8 1 (0.29%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.29%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.29%) Maven
8 1 (0.29%) Mocha
8 1 (0.29%) Mockito
8 1 (0.29%) NCrunch
8 1 (0.29%) NUnit
8 1 (0.29%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.29%) Xcode
General
1 43 (12.68%) Finance
2 37 (10.91%) Banking
3 33 (9.73%) Retail
4 32 (9.44%) Marketing
5 17 (5.01%) Games
6 6 (1.77%) Advertising
7 5 (1.47%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.18%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.88%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.29%) French Language
10 1 (0.29%) Front Office
10 1 (0.29%) German Language
10 1 (0.29%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.29%) Legal
10 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.29%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.29%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.29%) Publishing
10 1 (0.29%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (38.64%) HTML
2 121 (35.69%) CSS
3 63 (18.58%) HTML5
4 41 (12.09%) CSS3
5 26 (7.67%) jQuery
6 10 (2.95%) AngularJS
7 7 (2.06%) Node.js
8 6 (1.77%) Ajax
9 5 (1.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (1.18%) Framer.js
11 3 (0.88%) React
11 3 (0.88%) Sass
12 2 (0.59%) .NET
12 2 (0.59%) Backbone.js
12 2 (0.59%) JSON
12 2 (0.59%) LESS
12 2 (0.59%) REST
13 1 (0.29%) WAP
13 1 (0.29%) Web Services
13 1 (0.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 275 (81.12%) User Experience
2 60 (17.70%) Mobile App
3 14 (4.13%) Visualisation
4 10 (2.95%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (2.95%) Digital Media
4 10 (2.95%) Graphic Design
5 6 (1.77%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.77%) iPhone
5 6 (1.77%) Mobile Banking
5 6 (1.77%) W3C
6 5 (1.47%) Animation
6 5 (1.47%) Social Network
6 5 (1.47%) Statistics
7 4 (1.18%) iPad
7 4 (1.18%) Photography
7 4 (1.18%) Social Media
7 4 (1.18%) Video on Demand
8 3 (0.88%) Copywriting
8 3 (0.88%) Online Banking
9 2 (0.59%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 57 (16.81%) Android
2 54 (15.93%) Apple iOS
3 3 (0.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (36.58%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (35.99%) Wireframes
3 64 (18.88%) Prototyping
4 62 (18.29%) E-Commerce
5 52 (15.34%) Responsive Web Design
6 42 (12.39%) Typography
7 33 (9.73%) Front End Development
8 29 (8.55%) Web Design
9 27 (7.96%) Scrum
10 15 (4.42%) Web Development
11 14 (4.13%) UX Design
12 12 (3.54%) Rapid Prototyping
13 11 (3.24%) Analytics
13 11 (3.24%) Android Development
13 11 (3.24%) Data Visualisation
13 11 (3.24%) iOS Development
14 10 (2.95%) Mobile Development
15 9 (2.65%) Information Architecture
15 9 (2.65%) Time Management
16 8 (2.36%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (20.94%) JavaScript
2 5 (1.47%) Java
3 4 (1.18%) PHP
3 4 (1.18%) SQL
4 3 (0.88%) VBA
5 2 (0.59%) Apple Swift
5 2 (0.59%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.29%) ActionScript
6 1 (0.29%) C#
6 1 (0.29%) Python
6 1 (0.29%) Ruby
6 1 (0.29%) XAML
Qualifications
1 23 (6.78%) Degree
2 1 (0.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.54%) QA
2 5 (1.47%) WCAG
Vendors
1 108 (31.86%) Adobe
2 8 (2.36%) Apple
3 7 (2.06%) Microsoft
4 3 (0.88%) Oracle
5 2 (0.59%) Google
5 2 (0.59%) IBM
6 1 (0.29%) BT
6 1 (0.29%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.29%) Infragistics
6 1 (0.29%) Lotus
6 1 (0.29%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.29%) Telerik
6 1 (0.29%) Twitter
London
Webrecruit
Rate: Up to £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Hivedome Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 27 days ago