The table below looks at the statistics for the UI Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Interface Programmer
Rank 382 421 408
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -13
Contract jobs requiring a UI Programmer 242 167 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.42% 0.32% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.34% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 115 152
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £545 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +5.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
52430 48925 53586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 91.02% 92.73% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 32042 29264 29965
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £231 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2056 2117 2633
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.35
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 Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

UI Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

UI Programmer
Daily Rate Trend

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

UI Programmer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

UI Programmer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UI Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

UI Programmer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

UI Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

UI Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

UI Programmer
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 Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 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 +23 201 £400 +7.38% 49
London +25 108 £430 +7.50% 24
Scotland +19 37 £415 +88.63% 5
City of London +33 26 £475 +2.70% 8
Edinburgh +18 23 £500 +108.33% 1
South East -5 20 £325 -10.34% 7
East of England -9 18 £375 -9.09% 3
Yorkshire +5 13 £310 +5.08% 5
West Yorkshire +17 12 £295 - 1
Leeds +11 11 £310 - 1
West Midlands -10 11 - - 1
East Midlands +9 9 £442 +4.00% 2
North West +3 9 £325 -27.77% 6
South West -41 9 £350 +29.62% 1
Northamptonshire - 8 £442 - 2
Buckinghamshire 0 7 £315 -6.66% 2
Manchester - 7 £340 - 3
Northampton - 6 £442 - 2
Stirling - 6 £415 -
Bedfordshire -9 5 £375 -
Glasgow -9 5 £248 +23.75% 3
Brighton - 5 £238 - 1
Bristol - 5 £350 -
East Sussex - 5 £238 - 1
Berkshire -9 4 £400 +3.22%
Luton -16 3 £375 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £450 - 1
Solihull +10 2 - -
Surrey -6 2 - - 3
Cheshire - 2 £260 - 1

UI Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited UI Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 361 (76.32%) HTML
2 346 (73.15%) JavaScript
3 318 (67.23%) CSS
4 237 (50.11%) HTML5
5 187 (39.53%) jQuery
6 183 (38.69%) CSS3
7 141 (29.81%) Agile Software Development
8 103 (21.78%) User Experience
9 100 (21.14%) Backbone.js
10 99 (20.93%) AngularJS
10 99 (20.93%) Java
11 87 (18.39%) OO
12 79 (16.70%) Responsive Web Design
13 64 (13.53%) .NET
13 64 (13.53%) MVC
14 63 (13.32%) Web Design
15 61 (12.90%) Ajax
16 60 (12.68%) Finance
17 57 (12.05%) Photoshop
18 56 (11.84%) Web Development
19 53 (11.21%) XML
20 52 (10.99%) Sass
21 51 (10.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 48 (10.15%) JSF
23 46 (9.73%) JSON
24 45 (9.51%) Node.js
25 43 (9.09%) JSP
25 43 (9.09%) Adobe
26 42 (8.88%) C#
27 41 (8.67%) TDD

UI Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited UI Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 45 (9.51%) Node.js
2 28 (5.92%) CMS
3 18 (3.81%) Apache
4 8 (1.69%) SharePoint
5 7 (1.48%) Apache Solr
6 5 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (1.06%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.85%) Adobe CQ
8 2 (0.42%) Liferay
9 1 (0.21%) Facebook Platform
9 1 (0.21%) EPiServer CMS
9 1 (0.21%) Confluence
9 1 (0.21%) IIS
9 1 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.21%) Umbraco
Applications
1 57 (12.05%) Photoshop
2 26 (5.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.63%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.42%) MS Office
5 1 (0.21%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.21%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.21%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.42%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.21%) Magento
2 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.85%) SaaS
2 1 (0.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (5.92%) HTTP
2 12 (2.54%) Internet
3 1 (0.21%) iBeacon
3 1 (0.21%) LDAP
3 1 (0.21%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.21%) FTP
3 1 (0.21%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.21%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.21%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (3.59%) MySQL
2 7 (1.48%) NoSQL
3 6 (1.27%) Big Data
4 5 (1.06%) RavenDB
4 5 (1.06%) MongoDB
4 5 (1.06%) CouchDB
5 4 (0.85%) Siebel EIM
6 2 (0.42%) SQL Server
6 2 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.42%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.21%) QlikView
7 1 (0.21%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 32 (6.77%) Subversion
2 26 (5.50%) Maven
3 22 (4.65%) Git (software)
4 17 (3.59%) Eclipse
5 15 (3.17%) Dreamweaver
6 14 (2.96%) Jasmine
7 8 (1.69%) Visual Studio
7 8 (1.69%) Grunt
8 6 (1.27%) JSUnit
8 6 (1.27%) Hudson
9 5 (1.06%) Eclipse RCP
9 5 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (0.85%) Flex Builder
10 4 (0.85%) JIRA
11 3 (0.63%) Axure RP
12 2 (0.42%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.42%) JUnit
12 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Blend
12 2 (0.42%) QUnit
12 2 (0.42%) Jenkins
General
1 60 (12.68%) Finance
2 35 (7.40%) Banking
3 16 (3.38%) Investment Banking
4 14 (2.96%) Front Office
5 13 (2.75%) Retail
6 11 (2.33%) Publishing
7 5 (1.06%) Marketing
8 3 (0.63%) Electronics
8 3 (0.63%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.42%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.21%) Legal
10 1 (0.21%) Advertising
10 1 (0.21%) Games
10 1 (0.21%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 361 (76.32%) HTML
2 318 (67.23%) CSS
3 237 (50.11%) HTML5
4 187 (39.53%) jQuery
5 183 (38.69%) CSS3
6 100 (21.14%) Backbone.js
7 99 (20.93%) AngularJS
8 64 (13.53%) .NET
9 61 (12.90%) Ajax
10 53 (11.21%) XML
11 52 (10.99%) Sass
12 51 (10.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 48 (10.15%) JSF
14 46 (9.73%) JSON
15 43 (9.09%) JSP
16 34 (7.19%) KnockoutJS
16 34 (7.19%) LESS
17 33 (6.98%) REST
18 31 (6.55%) SOAP
19 30 (6.34%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 103 (21.78%) User Experience
2 15 (3.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 12 (2.54%) Visualisation
4 11 (2.33%) Mobile App
5 9 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (1.90%) Graphic Design
5 9 (1.90%) Computer Science
6 8 (1.69%) Digital Media
6 8 (1.69%) Social Media
7 7 (1.48%) RIA
8 5 (1.06%) iPad
8 5 (1.06%) Derivative
8 5 (1.06%) Biology
9 4 (0.85%) Animation
9 4 (0.85%) Photography
9 4 (0.85%) Streaming Video
9 4 (0.85%) W3C
10 3 (0.63%) GIS
10 3 (0.63%) STB
10 3 (0.63%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 15 (3.17%) Linux
2 13 (2.75%) Windows
3 11 (2.33%) Android
4 9 (1.90%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.63%) UNIX
6 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (29.81%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (18.39%) OO
3 79 (16.70%) Responsive Web Design
4 64 (13.53%) MVC
5 63 (13.32%) Web Design
6 56 (11.84%) Web Development
7 41 (8.67%) TDD
8 34 (7.19%) E-Commerce
9 25 (5.29%) Unit Testing
9 25 (5.29%) Scrum
10 19 (4.02%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (4.02%) OOP
11 15 (3.17%) Software Engineering
12 14 (2.96%) Web Accessibility
12 14 (2.96%) MVVM
13 13 (2.75%) Progressive Enhancement
13 13 (2.75%) Automated Testing
13 13 (2.75%) SOA
14 12 (2.54%) OOD
14 12 (2.54%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 346 (73.15%) JavaScript
2 99 (20.93%) Java
3 42 (8.88%) C#
4 31 (6.55%) PHP
5 23 (4.86%) SQL
6 11 (2.33%) C++
7 5 (1.06%) ActionScript 3.0
7 5 (1.06%) ActionScript
8 4 (0.85%) Python
8 4 (0.85%) XAML
9 2 (0.42%) C
9 2 (0.42%) Scala
9 2 (0.42%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.21%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.21%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.21%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.21%) Perl
10 1 (0.21%) XPath
10 1 (0.21%) Ruby
10 1 (0.21%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (2.11%) Degree
2 5 (1.06%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.17%) QA
2 14 (2.96%) WCAG
3 8 (1.69%) WAI
Systems Management
1 1 (0.21%) Control-M
Vendors
1 43 (9.09%) Adobe
2 31 (6.55%) JBoss
3 12 (2.54%) Microsoft
4 10 (2.11%) Twitter
5 8 (1.69%) hybris
6 7 (1.48%) Google
7 6 (1.27%) Zend
8 4 (0.85%) Green Hills
8 4 (0.85%) Siebel
9 3 (0.63%) ATG
9 3 (0.63%) Oracle
9 3 (0.63%) Yahoo!
10 2 (0.42%) EPiServer
10 2 (0.42%) Apple
11 1 (0.21%) Facebook
11 1 (0.21%) Sencha
11 1 (0.21%) 29West
11 1 (0.21%) Demandware
11 1 (0.21%) Reuters
11 1 (0.21%) Bloomberg
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