The median contractor rate for a UI Developer was £513 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

User Interface Developer
London / City of London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 156 186
Rank change year-on-year +36 +30  
Contract jobs requiring a UI Developer 44 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.33% 0.21% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 0.22% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 7 12
Median daily rate £513 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.25% -8.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £360 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £435 £549
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £385 £340
% change year-on-year -2.59% +13.23%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3152 3242 5437
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.40% 95.72% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2407 2629 4189
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 38 96
Median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £19.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.57% -3.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.93 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.50 £37.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

UI Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured UI Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for UI Developer in the City of London

UI Developer
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 UI Developer in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for UI Developer in the City of London

UI Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing UI Developer in the City of London over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for UI Developer in the City of London

UI Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, UI Developer 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 City of London region featuring UI Developer in the job title.

1 42 (59.15%) HTML
2 40 (56.34%) JavaScript
3 35 (49.30%) CSS
4 28 (39.44%) User Experience
5 25 (35.21%) AngularJS
5 25 (35.21%) Finance
6 24 (33.80%) Front End Development
7 23 (32.39%) Banking
8 22 (30.99%) HTML5
9 21 (29.58%) TDD
10 20 (28.17%) Java
10 20 (28.17%) C#
11 19 (26.76%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (25.35%) MVC
12 18 (25.35%) MVVM
13 17 (23.94%) WPF
13 17 (23.94%) React
14 15 (21.13%) Multithreading
15 13 (18.31%) Greenfield Project
15 13 (18.31%) Analytics
15 13 (18.31%) Investment Banking
16 12 (16.90%) Front Office
16 12 (16.90%) SQL Server
16 12 (16.90%) Node.js
16 12 (16.90%) CSS3
17 11 (15.49%) Entity Framework
17 11 (15.49%) SQL Server 2016
17 11 (15.49%) Capital Modelling
17 11 (15.49%) Mathematics
17 11 (15.49%) Physics

UI Developer Skill Set
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.41%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 3 (4.23%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (2.82%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.82%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.45%) SaaS
2 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.82%) HTTP
1 2 (2.82%) Internet
2 1 (1.41%) DNS
2 1 (1.41%) snoop
2 1 (1.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.90%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.49%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.41%) Blockchain
3 1 (1.41%) CouchDB
3 1 (1.41%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.41%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.41%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 10 (14.08%) webpack
2 7 (9.86%) Jasmine
3 6 (8.45%) Git (software)
4 5 (7.04%) Maven
5 4 (5.63%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 4 (5.63%) gulp
5 4 (5.63%) Mocha
5 4 (5.63%) Selenium
6 3 (4.23%) Axure RP
6 3 (4.23%) Eclipse
6 3 (4.23%) Eclipse RCP
6 3 (4.23%) Grunt
6 3 (4.23%) Jenkins
6 3 (4.23%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (2.82%) Protractor
7 2 (2.82%) QUnit
8 1 (1.41%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.41%) Bower
8 1 (1.41%) JSHint
8 1 (1.41%) Sinon.JS
General
1 25 (35.21%) Finance
2 23 (32.39%) Banking
3 13 (18.31%) Investment Banking
4 12 (16.90%) Front Office
5 6 (8.45%) Retail
6 2 (2.82%) Games
6 2 (2.82%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (59.15%) HTML
2 35 (49.30%) CSS
3 25 (35.21%) AngularJS
4 22 (30.99%) HTML5
5 17 (23.94%) React
5 17 (23.94%) WPF
6 12 (16.90%) CSS3
6 12 (16.90%) Node.js
7 11 (15.49%) Entity Framework
8 10 (14.08%) Redux
9 8 (11.27%) .NET
10 6 (8.45%) Aurelia
10 6 (8.45%) D3.js
11 5 (7.04%) Ajax
11 5 (7.04%) JavaFX
11 5 (7.04%) Sass
12 4 (5.63%) jQuery
12 4 (5.63%) JSON
12 4 (5.63%) REST
12 4 (5.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 28 (39.44%) User Experience
2 13 (18.31%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (11.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (8.45%) Derivative
4 6 (8.45%) Fintech
5 4 (5.63%) Fixed Income
6 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.82%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.82%) Equities
6 2 (2.82%) Equity Derivative
6 2 (2.82%) Online Banking
7 1 (1.41%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.41%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.23%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.82%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (33.80%) Front End Development
2 21 (29.58%) TDD
3 19 (26.76%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (25.35%) MVC
4 18 (25.35%) MVVM
5 15 (21.13%) Multithreading
6 13 (18.31%) Analytics
7 11 (15.49%) Capital Modelling
7 11 (15.49%) Mathematics
7 11 (15.49%) Physics
8 9 (12.68%) Scrum
9 6 (8.45%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (7.04%) SDLC
11 4 (5.63%) Functional Programming
11 4 (5.63%) OO
11 4 (5.63%) Workflow
12 3 (4.23%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (4.23%) Electronic Trading
12 3 (4.23%) Unit Testing
12 3 (4.23%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (56.34%) JavaScript
2 20 (28.17%) C#
2 20 (28.17%) Java
3 7 (9.86%) ES6
3 7 (9.86%) TypeScript
4 4 (5.63%) Scala
5 2 (2.82%) Apple Swift
6 1 (1.41%) GraphQL
6 1 (1.41%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.41%) Python
6 1 (1.41%) Ruby
6 1 (1.41%) SQL
6 1 (1.41%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (4.23%) Degree
2 2 (2.82%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.45%) MiFID
2 2 (2.82%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) Docker
1 1 (1.41%) HDFS
Vendors
1 5 (7.04%) Adobe
2 2 (2.82%) Google
2 2 (2.82%) Infragistics
3 1 (1.41%) DevExpress
3 1 (1.41%) IBM
3 1 (1.41%) Telerik
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £700 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
EPAM Systems
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago