The table below looks at the statistics for the UI Developer 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 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Interface Developer
Rank 382 412 383
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -29
Contract jobs requiring a UI Developer 246 184 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.43% 0.35% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.38% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 126 165
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average 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
51806 48814 53474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.56% 92.66% 93.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 31840 29382 29897
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2020 2076 2649
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

UI Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

UI Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

UI Developer
Daily Rate Trend

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

UI Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

UI Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UI Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

UI Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

UI Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

UI Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

UI Developer
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 Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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 +14 206 £400 +6.66% 48
London +14 115 £450 +12.50% 23
Scotland +23 36 £325 +35.41% 1
City of London +36 28 £475 +5.55% 6
South East -14 24 £315 -10.00% 7
Edinburgh +11 20 £500 +94.17% 1
East of England -13 18 £375 -16.66% 5
Yorkshire +6 13 £325 +8.33% 3
West Yorkshire +6 12 £310 -
Leeds +10 11 £325 -
West Midlands -10 10 £300 -18.91%
South West -27 9 £350 +29.62% 2
East Midlands +9 8 £442 +4.00% 1
Berkshire +7 8 £400 +3.22% 2
Northamptonshire - 8 £442 -
Buckinghamshire +9 7 £305 -9.62% 2
North West -4 6 £310 -31.11% 9
Glasgow -8 6 £239 +19.37%
Northampton - 6 £442 -
Stirling - 6 £415 -
Brighton - 5 £238 -
Bristol - 5 £350 -
East Sussex - 5 £238 -
Hertfordshire -21 4 £475 +5.55% 4
Manchester - 4 £325 - 4
Bedfordshire -12 3 £375 -
Solihull +8 2 - -
Surrey -1 2 - - 2
Cheshire - 2 £260 - 3
Luton -27 1 £375 -

UI Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited UI Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 373 (74.30%) HTML
2 360 (71.71%) JavaScript
3 330 (65.74%) CSS
4 241 (48.01%) HTML5
5 188 (37.45%) jQuery
6 186 (37.05%) CSS3
7 146 (29.08%) Agile Software Development
8 121 (24.10%) AngularJS
9 116 (23.11%) Java
10 110 (21.91%) User Experience
11 108 (21.51%) Backbone.js
12 94 (18.73%) OO
13 85 (16.93%) Responsive Web Design
14 74 (14.74%) Web Design
15 71 (14.14%) MVC
16 67 (13.35%) Finance
16 67 (13.35%) .NET
17 65 (12.95%) Ajax
18 62 (12.35%) Web Development
18 62 (12.35%) Photoshop
19 61 (12.15%) XML
20 57 (11.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 53 (10.56%) Adobe
22 52 (10.36%) JSON
23 51 (10.16%) Sass
23 51 (10.16%) Node.js
24 50 (9.96%) JSF
25 46 (9.16%) JSP
26 44 (8.76%) TDD
27 43 (8.57%) C#

UI Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited UI Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 51 (10.16%) Node.js
2 32 (6.37%) CMS
3 24 (4.78%) Apache
4 8 (1.59%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.59%) Apache Solr
5 6 (1.20%) Adobe CQ
6 5 (1.00%) Liferay
6 5 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (1.00%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.80%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.40%) Confluence
9 1 (0.20%) EPiServer CMS
9 1 (0.20%) Facebook Platform
9 1 (0.20%) IIS
9 1 (0.20%) SAS
9 1 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.20%) Umbraco
Applications
1 62 (12.35%) Photoshop
2 25 (4.98%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (1.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 7 (1.39%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.40%) MS Office
5 1 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.20%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.20%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.60%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.20%) Magento
2 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.40%) SaaS
2 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (5.78%) HTTP
2 13 (2.59%) Internet
3 1 (0.20%) iBeacon
3 1 (0.20%) FTP
3 1 (0.20%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.20%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.20%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.20%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (3.39%) MySQL
2 9 (1.79%) Big Data
3 8 (1.59%) NoSQL
4 6 (1.20%) SQL Server
4 6 (1.20%) MongoDB
5 5 (1.00%) RavenDB
5 5 (1.00%) CouchDB
6 4 (0.80%) Siebel EIM
7 2 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.20%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.20%) SQLite
8 1 (0.20%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 33 (6.57%) Subversion
2 25 (4.98%) Maven
3 22 (4.38%) Git (software)
4 21 (4.18%) Eclipse
5 15 (2.99%) Dreamweaver
6 12 (2.39%) Jasmine
7 8 (1.59%) Grunt
8 7 (1.39%) Visual Studio
9 6 (1.20%) Eclipse RCP
9 6 (1.20%) Hudson
10 5 (1.00%) Cucumber
10 5 (1.00%) Sublime Text
10 5 (1.00%) Capybara
10 5 (1.00%) IntelliJ
10 5 (1.00%) Flex Builder
10 5 (1.00%) JSUnit
10 5 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (0.80%) Sinon.JS
11 4 (0.80%) Axure RP
12 3 (0.60%) JIRA
General
1 67 (13.35%) Finance
2 34 (6.77%) Banking
3 18 (3.59%) Investment Banking
4 15 (2.99%) Front Office
5 13 (2.59%) Retail
6 11 (2.19%) Publishing
7 6 (1.20%) Marketing
8 5 (1.00%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.80%) Electronics
10 2 (0.40%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.20%) Games
11 1 (0.20%) Legal
11 1 (0.20%) Advertising
11 1 (0.20%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 373 (74.30%) HTML
2 330 (65.74%) CSS
3 241 (48.01%) HTML5
4 188 (37.45%) jQuery
5 186 (37.05%) CSS3
6 121 (24.10%) AngularJS
7 108 (21.51%) Backbone.js
8 67 (13.35%) .NET
9 65 (12.95%) Ajax
10 61 (12.15%) XML
11 57 (11.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 52 (10.36%) JSON
13 51 (10.16%) Sass
14 50 (9.96%) JSF
15 46 (9.16%) JSP
16 38 (7.57%) SOAP
17 36 (7.17%) Web Services
18 35 (6.97%) XHTML
18 35 (6.97%) REST
18 35 (6.97%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 110 (21.91%) User Experience
2 15 (2.99%) Computer Science
3 14 (2.79%) Mobile App
3 14 (2.79%) Visualisation
3 14 (2.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 12 (2.39%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (1.79%) Graphic Design
6 8 (1.59%) RIA
6 8 (1.59%) Digital Media
6 8 (1.59%) Social Media
7 5 (1.00%) iPad
7 5 (1.00%) Streaming Video
7 5 (1.00%) Derivative
7 5 (1.00%) Biology
7 5 (1.00%) Animation
7 5 (1.00%) Photography
7 5 (1.00%) Reference Data
8 4 (0.80%) Web 2.0
8 4 (0.80%) W3C
8 4 (0.80%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 14 (2.79%) Linux
2 13 (2.59%) Windows
3 11 (2.19%) Android
4 9 (1.79%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.20%) UNIX
5 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (29.08%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (18.73%) OO
3 85 (16.93%) Responsive Web Design
4 74 (14.74%) Web Design
5 71 (14.14%) MVC
6 62 (12.35%) Web Development
7 44 (8.76%) TDD
8 33 (6.57%) E-Commerce
9 28 (5.58%) Scrum
10 23 (4.58%) Unit Testing
11 22 (4.38%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (3.78%) Software Engineering
13 18 (3.59%) OOP
14 17 (3.39%) MVVM
15 16 (3.19%) Progressive Enhancement
16 15 (2.99%) Web Accessibility
17 14 (2.79%) SOA
18 13 (2.59%) Automated Testing
19 12 (2.39%) Multithreading
19 12 (2.39%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 360 (71.71%) JavaScript
2 116 (23.11%) Java
3 43 (8.57%) C#
4 32 (6.37%) PHP
5 24 (4.78%) SQL
6 13 (2.59%) C++
7 5 (1.00%) ActionScript 3.0
7 5 (1.00%) ActionScript
8 4 (0.80%) XPath
9 3 (0.60%) Python
9 3 (0.60%) XAML
10 2 (0.40%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.40%) Scala
11 1 (0.20%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.20%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.20%) C
11 1 (0.20%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.20%) Perl
11 1 (0.20%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.20%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (2.39%) Degree
2 6 (1.20%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.60%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.78%) QA
2 18 (3.59%) WCAG
3 9 (1.79%) WAI
Vendors
1 53 (10.56%) Adobe
2 33 (6.57%) JBoss
3 17 (3.39%) Microsoft
4 12 (2.39%) Google
5 9 (1.79%) hybris
5 9 (1.79%) Twitter
6 5 (1.00%) Sybase
7 4 (0.80%) Zend
7 4 (0.80%) Green Hills
7 4 (0.80%) IBM
7 4 (0.80%) Siebel
8 3 (0.60%) ATG
9 2 (0.40%) EPiServer
9 2 (0.40%) Apple
9 2 (0.40%) Sencha
10 1 (0.20%) Demandware
10 1 (0.20%) Facebook
10 1 (0.20%) SAP
10 1 (0.20%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.20%) Yahoo!
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