The median contractor rate for a UI Designer was £338 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 23 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 Designer
England / East of England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 125 143
Rank change year-on-year -8 +18  
Contract jobs requiring a UI Designer 3 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.13% 0.20% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.20% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
Median daily rate £338 £313 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.00% -10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £313 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £385 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £356 £350
% change year-on-year -8.77% +1.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £175.00 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2179 2452 2910
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 93.76% 96.19% 95.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1265 1399 1733
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £163 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 194 258
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -5.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.01 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

UI Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured UI Designer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for UI Designer in the East of England

UI Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing UI Designer in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for UI Designer in the East of England

UI Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing UI Designer in the East of England over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for UI Designer in the East of England

UI Designer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing UI Designer in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for UI Designer in the East of England

UI Designer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 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
Cambridgeshire +3 1 £338 +3.84%
Bedfordshire -6 1 £400 -5.88%
Essex -15 1 £288 -8.00%
UI Designer
England

UI Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 East of England region featuring UI Designer in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Wireframes
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (42.86%) Adobe
3 3 (42.86%) User Experience
3 3 (42.86%) Photoshop
4 2 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (28.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (28.57%) UXPin
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) Web Design
5 1 (14.29%) Material Design
5 1 (14.29%) Angular 2
5 1 (14.29%) Rapid Prototyping
5 1 (14.29%) HTML5
5 1 (14.29%) Axure RP
5 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
5 1 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (14.29%) CSS3
5 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
5 1 (14.29%) InDesign
5 1 (14.29%) Graphic Design
5 1 (14.29%) Android
5 1 (14.29%) iPhone
5 1 (14.29%) Windows

UI Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (42.86%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (42.86%) Photoshop
2 2 (28.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (28.57%) UXPin
3 1 (14.29%) InDesign
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Axure RP
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) Angular 2
2 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 1 (14.29%) CSS3
2 1 (14.29%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) Material Design
2 1 (14.29%) React
2 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) User Experience
2 2 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (14.29%) Graphic Design
3 1 (14.29%) iPhone
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Wireframes
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Web Design
5 1 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (14.29%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
5 1 (14.29%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
5 1 (14.29%) Product Management
5 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
5 1 (14.29%) Rapid Prototyping
5 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Adobe
2 1 (14.29%) Apple