Period
to 13 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Wireframes skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Wireframes over the 6 months to 13 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.

Wireframes (Wireframing)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 162 158 158
Rank change year-on-year -4 0 +13
Contract jobs citing Wireframes 82 79 106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.14% 1.20% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 1.37% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 70 98
City of London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £324 £221
90th Percentile £650 £619 £538
Central London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
City of London median hourly rate - - £21.00
Central London median hourly rate £29.63 - £21.00

Wireframes 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 6369 5748 7118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.41% 87.57% 84.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5079 4565 5674
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 60 53 65
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 £13.15 £13.75 £12.12
90th Percentile £31.05 £55.00 £43.90
Central London median hourly rate £20.25 £19.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year +6.58% -6.17% +13.35%

Wireframes
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Wireframes as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Wireframes in the City of London

Wireframes
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 Wireframes in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireframes in the City of London

Wireframes
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wireframes in the City of London over the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wireframes in the City of London

Wireframes
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireframes in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wireframes in the City of London

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Wireframes 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 Wireframes.

1 69 (84.15%) User Experience
2 45 (54.88%) HTML
3 44 (53.66%) CSS
4 43 (52.44%) Prototyping
5 27 (32.93%) Axure RP
6 26 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (30.49%) Finance
8 21 (25.61%) Banking
9 16 (19.51%) Workflow
10 13 (15.85%) Mobile App
11 11 (13.41%) JavaScript
11 11 (13.41%) .NET
12 10 (12.20%) Adobe
13 9 (10.98%) Scrum
14 8 (9.76%) Android
14 8 (9.76%) RESTful
14 8 (9.76%) HTML5
14 8 (9.76%) Apple iOS
14 8 (9.76%) InVision
14 8 (9.76%) User Stories
15 7 (8.54%) CSS3
16 6 (7.32%) Balsamiq Mockups
16 6 (7.32%) Marketing
17 5 (6.10%) Web Development
17 5 (6.10%) JIRA
17 5 (6.10%) Photoshop
17 5 (6.10%) C#
17 5 (6.10%) Information Architecture
17 5 (6.10%) QA
17 5 (6.10%) Usability Testing

Wireframes
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 4 (4.88%) Confluence
2 3 (3.66%) CMS
3 1 (1.22%) Marvel
Applications
1 8 (9.76%) InVision
2 5 (6.10%) Photoshop
3 4 (4.88%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (3.66%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (3.66%) Flinto
4 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (3.66%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (2.44%) UXPin
6 1 (1.22%) GIMP
6 1 (1.22%) InDesign
6 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (1.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.88%) Trello
2 3 (3.66%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.22%) GitHub
3 1 (1.22%) Google Drive
3 1 (1.22%) npm
3 1 (1.22%) SaaS
3 1 (1.22%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.22%) Internet
Development Applications
1 27 (32.93%) Axure RP
2 6 (7.32%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 5 (6.10%) JIRA
4 4 (4.88%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.44%) gulp
5 2 (2.44%) Mercurial
5 2 (2.44%) webpack
6 1 (1.22%) Babel
6 1 (1.22%) Bower
6 1 (1.22%) Bundler
6 1 (1.22%) git-flow
6 1 (1.22%) Grunt
6 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 25 (30.49%) Finance
2 21 (25.61%) Banking
3 6 (7.32%) Marketing
4 4 (4.88%) Publishing
5 3 (3.66%) Automotive
6 1 (1.22%) Games
6 1 (1.22%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.22%) Law
6 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 61 (74.39%) Designer
2 54 (65.85%) UX Designer
3 19 (23.17%) Developer
4 17 (20.73%) Senior Designer
4 17 (20.73%) Senior UX Designer
5 16 (19.51%) Interaction Designer
6 15 (18.29%) Senior Interaction Designer
6 15 (18.29%) UI Designer
7 11 (13.41%) UI/UX Designer
8 8 (9.76%) Analyst
8 8 (9.76%) UX Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Business Analyst
9 4 (4.88%) Xamarin Developer
10 3 (3.66%) Business Systems Analyst
10 3 (3.66%) Mobile Designer
10 3 (3.66%) Mobile UX Designer
10 3 (3.66%) Systems Analyst
10 3 (3.66%) UI Developer
10 3 (3.66%) UI/UX Developer
10 3 (3.66%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (54.88%) HTML
2 44 (53.66%) CSS
3 11 (13.41%) .NET
4 8 (9.76%) HTML5
4 8 (9.76%) RESTful
5 7 (8.54%) CSS3
6 5 (6.10%) React
7 4 (4.88%) jQuery
8 3 (3.66%) AngularJS
8 3 (3.66%) Sass
9 2 (2.44%) Backbone.js
9 2 (2.44%) Django
9 2 (2.44%) Flask
9 2 (2.44%) Jinja
9 2 (2.44%) JSON
9 2 (2.44%) OAuth2
9 2 (2.44%) Pug
9 2 (2.44%) Redux
10 1 (1.22%) Ajax
10 1 (1.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 69 (84.15%) User Experience
2 13 (15.85%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.44%) NHS
3 2 (2.44%) Reinsurance
4 1 (1.22%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.22%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.22%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.22%) Minimum Viable Product
4 1 (1.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.76%) Android
1 8 (9.76%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (52.44%) Prototyping
2 26 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (19.51%) Workflow
4 9 (10.98%) Scrum
5 8 (9.76%) User Stories
6 5 (6.10%) Acceptance Criteria
6 5 (6.10%) Analytics
6 5 (6.10%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (6.10%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
6 5 (6.10%) Information Architecture
6 5 (6.10%) Translating Business Requirements
6 5 (6.10%) Usability Testing
6 5 (6.10%) Web Development
7 4 (4.88%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
7 4 (4.88%) Rapid Prototyping
7 4 (4.88%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (4.88%) UX Design
7 4 (4.88%) Waterfall
8 3 (3.66%) Mentoring
8 3 (3.66%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.41%) JavaScript
2 5 (6.10%) C#
3 1 (1.22%) ECMAScript
3 1 (1.22%) Python
3 1 (1.22%) Scala
3 1 (1.22%) SQL
3 1 (1.22%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (4.88%) Degree
2 3 (3.66%) IIBA
3 2 (2.44%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.10%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (12.20%) Adobe
2 5 (6.10%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.22%) SAP