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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Interface Designer
Rank 486 538 502
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -36
Contract jobs requiring a UI Designer 157 108 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.20% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 74 66
Median daily rate £375 £343 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.48% +0.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £443 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £42.60 £9.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+373.27% -
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
51263 53972 50323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.78% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 33277 34146 30521
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1541 2015 2042
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.85 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +33 152 £375 +12.35% 41
London +42 93 £375 +11.11% 24
South East +3 22 £325 +4.83% 2
West Midlands -15 12 £400 -
North West -13 8 £350 +7.69% 3
Berkshire +5 7 £375 +66.66%
Coventry -11 7 £400 -
East of England +21 6 £313 - 1
Scotland +8 5 £238 -40.62%
Manchester -22 5 £350 +7.69% 2
Buckinghamshire +13 4 £275 +4.76%
East Midlands +3 4 £398 +65.62% 5
Edinburgh - 4 £238 -
Essex - 4 £313 - 1
City of London +39 3 £438 +58.80% 5
Milton Keynes +8 3 £275 +4.76%
Hampshire +2 3 £338 -6.89% 1
Bristol +1 3 £400 - 1
West Sussex -4 3 £338 -6.89%
South West -5 3 £400 -5.88% 3
Cheshire - 3 £381 - 1
Barking - 3 £338 -
Reading +3 2 £350 +33.33%
Yorkshire +1 2 - -
West Yorkshire -1 2 - -
Leeds -3 2 - -
Kent - 2 £275 -
Oxfordshire - 2 - -
Birmingham - 2 £325 -
Warwickshire - 2 £478 -

UI Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 241 (75.79%) User Experience
2 133 (41.82%) HTML
3 128 (40.25%) CSS
4 117 (36.79%) Photoshop
5 116 (36.48%) Agile Software Development
6 105 (33.02%) Wireframes
7 102 (32.08%) Adobe
8 83 (26.10%) Adobe Illustrator
9 81 (25.47%) JavaScript
10 68 (21.38%) HTML5
11 65 (20.44%) Mobile App
12 59 (18.55%) Prototyping
13 58 (18.24%) Android
14 57 (17.92%) Apple iOS
15 48 (15.09%) Responsive Web Design
16 44 (13.84%) E-Commerce
17 42 (13.21%) CSS3
18 41 (12.89%) Typography
18 41 (12.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
19 40 (12.58%) Web Design
20 39 (12.26%) Front End Development
21 37 (11.64%) Finance
22 32 (10.06%) Banking
23 30 (9.43%) Axure RP
24 29 (9.12%) jQuery
24 29 (9.12%) Scrum
24 29 (9.12%) InVision
25 24 (7.55%) Degree
26 23 (7.23%) Marketing
26 23 (7.23%) AngularJS

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 11 (3.46%) CMS
2 8 (2.52%) Marvel
3 2 (0.63%) WordPress
4 1 (0.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.31%) concrete5
4 1 (0.31%) Drupal
4 1 (0.31%) SharePoint
Applications
1 117 (36.79%) Photoshop
2 83 (26.10%) Adobe Illustrator
3 41 (12.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 29 (9.12%) InVision
5 20 (6.29%) OmniGraffle
6 12 (3.77%) MS Excel
7 9 (2.83%) InDesign
8 7 (2.20%) Fireworks
9 6 (1.89%) MS Office
10 5 (1.57%) MS Visio
11 3 (0.94%) Adobe After Effects
11 3 (0.94%) Pixate
12 2 (0.63%) Acrobat
12 2 (0.63%) GIMP
12 2 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
12 2 (0.63%) UXPin
13 1 (0.31%) 3ds Max
13 1 (0.31%) Adobe Premiere
13 1 (0.31%) Flinto
13 1 (0.31%) Pixelapse
Business Applications
1 7 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.63%) BigMachines
2 2 (0.63%) Eloqua
2 2 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.63%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.57%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 3 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.63%) SaaS
4 1 (0.31%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.14%) Internet
2 2 (0.63%) Network Security
3 1 (0.31%) Intranet
3 1 (0.31%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.63%) QlikView
2 1 (0.31%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 30 (9.43%) Axure RP
2 8 (2.52%) JIRA
3 7 (2.20%) Dreamweaver
4 4 (1.26%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.26%) gulp
5 3 (0.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 3 (0.94%) Grunt
6 2 (0.63%) Subversion
6 2 (0.63%) Xcode
7 1 (0.31%) Ant
7 1 (0.31%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.31%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.31%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.31%) Maven
7 1 (0.31%) Mocha
7 1 (0.31%) Mockito
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.31%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio
General
1 37 (11.64%) Finance
2 32 (10.06%) Banking
3 23 (7.23%) Marketing
4 22 (6.92%) Retail
5 12 (3.77%) Games
6 6 (1.89%) Advertising
6 6 (1.89%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.26%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.63%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.63%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.31%) French Language
9 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.31%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.31%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (41.82%) HTML
2 128 (40.25%) CSS
3 68 (21.38%) HTML5
4 42 (13.21%) CSS3
5 29 (9.12%) jQuery
6 23 (7.23%) AngularJS
7 9 (2.83%) Node.js
8 8 (2.52%) Ajax
8 8 (2.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (1.89%) Sass
10 5 (1.57%) Backbone.js
10 5 (1.57%) LESS
10 5 (1.57%) React
10 5 (1.57%) XHTML
11 4 (1.26%) JSON
12 3 (0.94%) D3.js
12 3 (0.94%) Ember.js
12 3 (0.94%) Flash
12 3 (0.94%) HTML5 Canvas
12 3 (0.94%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 241 (75.79%) User Experience
2 65 (20.44%) Mobile App
3 11 (3.46%) Visualisation
4 9 (2.83%) Photography
5 8 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.52%) Graphic Design
6 7 (2.20%) Digital Media
7 5 (1.57%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.57%) iPhone
7 5 (1.57%) Mobile Banking
7 5 (1.57%) Social Network
7 5 (1.57%) Statistics
8 4 (1.26%) Online Banking
9 3 (0.94%) Copywriting
9 3 (0.94%) iPad
9 3 (0.94%) Social Media
9 3 (0.94%) Video on Demand
9 3 (0.94%) W3C
10 2 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.63%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 58 (18.24%) Android
2 57 (17.92%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (36.48%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (33.02%) Wireframes
3 59 (18.55%) Prototyping
4 48 (15.09%) Responsive Web Design
5 44 (13.84%) E-Commerce
6 41 (12.89%) Typography
7 40 (12.58%) Web Design
8 39 (12.26%) Front End Development
9 29 (9.12%) Scrum
10 18 (5.66%) Web Development
11 15 (4.72%) Mobile First
11 15 (4.72%) Rapid Prototyping
12 14 (4.40%) Information Architecture
13 13 (4.09%) UX Design
14 12 (3.77%) TDD
15 11 (3.46%) Content Management
15 11 (3.46%) CRM
15 11 (3.46%) Stakeholder Management
15 11 (3.46%) Usability Testing
16 10 (3.14%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 81 (25.47%) JavaScript
2 7 (2.20%) Java
3 5 (1.57%) PHP
4 3 (0.94%) Apple Swift
4 3 (0.94%) Objective-C
4 3 (0.94%) SQL
5 2 (0.63%) ActionScript
5 2 (0.63%) C#
5 2 (0.63%) VBA
6 1 (0.31%) Apex Code
6 1 (0.31%) Python
6 1 (0.31%) Ruby
6 1 (0.31%) XPath
Qualifications
1 24 (7.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.31%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.31%) QA
1 1 (0.31%) WAI
Vendors
1 102 (32.08%) Adobe
2 12 (3.77%) Apple
3 10 (3.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (1.26%) Google
4 4 (1.26%) Oracle
5 2 (0.63%) Siebel
5 2 (0.63%) Twitter
6 1 (0.31%) BT
6 1 (0.31%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.31%) Facebook
6 1 (0.31%) IBM
6 1 (0.31%) Lotus
6 1 (0.31%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.31%) Samsung
6 1 (0.31%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.31%) Telerik
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