Period
to 18 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for High-Fidelity Prototypes skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited High-Fidelity Prototypes over the 6 months to 18 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

High-Fidelity Prototypes\Mock-ups\Wireframes
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 241 237 258
Rank change year-on-year -4 +21 +50
Contract jobs citing High-Fidelity Prototypes 13 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.18% 0.046% 0.012%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.053% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 1
City of London median daily rate £350 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.44% -11.11% -25.00%
Central London median daily rate £350 £400 £475
% change year-on-year -12.50% -15.79% -20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

High-Fidelity Prototypes is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6363 5693 7001
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.42% 87.72% 84.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 5077 4512 5579
City of London median daily rate £510 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.37% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £325 £319 £288
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 53 64
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% -4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £13.30 £13.75 £12.33
90th Percentile £31.00 £55.00 £40.00
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +5.26% -7.32% +15.12%

High-Fidelity Prototypes
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing High-Fidelity Prototypes as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for High-Fidelity Prototypes in the City of London

High-Fidelity Prototypes
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing High-Fidelity Prototypes in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for High-Fidelity Prototypes in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing High-Fidelity Prototypes also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for High-Fidelity Prototypes.

1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) User Experience
2 11 (84.62%) Mobile App
3 10 (76.92%) Typography
3 10 (76.92%) Finance
3 10 (76.92%) Responsive Web Design
4 9 (69.23%) UX Design
4 9 (69.23%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (69.23%) Web Design
4 9 (69.23%) Photoshop
4 9 (69.23%) Adobe
4 9 (69.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (30.77%) Wireframes
5 4 (30.77%) Prototyping
6 3 (23.08%) HTML
7 2 (15.38%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
7 2 (15.38%) CSS
7 2 (15.38%) Rapid Prototyping
8 1 (7.69%) Open Source
8 1 (7.69%) User Stories
8 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
8 1 (7.69%) CSS3
8 1 (7.69%) HTML5
8 1 (7.69%) Axure RP
8 1 (7.69%) Web Services
8 1 (7.69%) RAD
8 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
8 1 (7.69%) Internet
8 1 (7.69%) Degree
8 1 (7.69%) Performance Management

High-Fidelity Prototypes
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 9 (69.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 9 (69.23%) Adobe Illustrator
1 9 (69.23%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Axure RP
General
1 10 (76.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Designer
2 5 (38.46%) Visual Designer
3 4 (30.77%) Digital Designer
3 4 (30.77%) Junior
4 2 (15.38%) UX Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Interaction Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Visual Designer
5 1 (7.69%) UI Designer
5 1 (7.69%) UI/UX Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Web Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Web UI Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Web UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) CSS3
3 1 (7.69%) HTML5
3 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) User Experience
2 11 (84.62%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Android
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) Responsive Web Design
2 10 (76.92%) Typography
3 9 (69.23%) UX Design
3 9 (69.23%) Web Design
4 4 (30.77%) Prototyping
4 4 (30.77%) Wireframes
5 2 (15.38%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
5 2 (15.38%) Rapid Prototyping
6 1 (7.69%) Android Development
6 1 (7.69%) iOS Development
6 1 (7.69%) Open Source
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
6 1 (7.69%) Qualitative Research
6 1 (7.69%) RAD
6 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Adobe