The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region that had UI Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Interface Designer
Rank 134 111 117
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +6
Contract jobs requiring a UI Designer 12 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.36% 0.081% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.086% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 1
Median daily rate £400 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £9.00 -
UI Designer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3144 2338 2384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.56% 95.12% 94.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1870 1380 1209
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 146 184
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.78 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

UI Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Midlands region that featured UI Designer in the job title.

UI Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

UI Designer
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing UI Designer across the West Midlands region.

UI Designer Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

UI Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UI Designer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

UI Designer Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

UI Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing UI Designer across the West Midlands region.

UI Designer Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

UI Designer
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
Coventry -9 9 £400 -
Birmingham - 2 £325 - 1
Warwickshire - 1 £250 - 1
UI Designer
England

UI Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 across the West Midlands region featuring UI Designer in the job title.

1 14 (87.50%) User Experience
2 12 (75.00%) Photoshop
3 8 (50.00%) JIRA
3 8 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (37.50%) Scrum
6 5 (31.25%) Retail
7 4 (25.00%) HTML5
7 4 (25.00%) Adobe
7 4 (25.00%) HTML
8 3 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (18.75%) CSS
8 3 (18.75%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (18.75%) InDesign
8 3 (18.75%) Web Development
9 2 (12.50%) Digital Media
9 2 (12.50%) Marketing
9 2 (12.50%) Learning Management System
9 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (12.50%) Web Design
9 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
9 2 (12.50%) MS Office
9 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
9 2 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
9 2 (12.50%) Typography
9 2 (12.50%) Cross-Browser Development
9 2 (12.50%) Wireframes
10 1 (6.25%) Mobile First
10 1 (6.25%) JavaScript

UI Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 12 (75.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (18.75%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (18.75%) InDesign
3 2 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (31.25%) Retail
2 2 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
1 4 (25.00%) HTML5
2 3 (18.75%) CSS
3 1 (6.25%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 14 (87.50%) User Experience
2 2 (12.50%) Digital Media
2 2 (12.50%) Learning Management System
2 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.25%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Android
1 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) Scrum
4 3 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (18.75%) Web Development
5 2 (12.50%) Cross-Browser Development
5 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
5 2 (12.50%) Typography
5 2 (12.50%) Web Design
5 2 (12.50%) Wireframes
6 1 (6.25%) Mobile First
6 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (6.25%) Apple