Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Balsamiq Mockups skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Balsamiq Mockups over the 6 months to 17 November 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.

Balsamiq Mockups
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 769 801 785
Rank change year-on-year +32 -16 -27
Contract jobs citing Balsamiq Mockups 77 63 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.081% 0.064% 0.085%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.43% 0.39% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 55 66
England median daily rate £498 £418 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.16% +5.56% +5.82%
10th Percentile £350 £278 £249
90th Percentile £548 £540 £465
UK median daily rate £463 £418 £375
% change year-on-year +10.78% +11.33% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Balsamiq Mockups is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 17734 16307 15035
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.76% 16.57% 14.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 12428 11046 10096
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £313 £304 £278
90th Percentile £603 £575 £574
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 274 233 283
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £29.00 £26.12 £24.05
90th Percentile £59.63 £53.75 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

Balsamiq Mockups
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Balsamiq Mockups as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Balsamiq Mockups in England

Balsamiq Mockups
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Balsamiq Mockups in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Balsamiq Mockups in England

Balsamiq Mockups
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Balsamiq Mockups in England over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Balsamiq Mockups in England

Balsamiq Mockups
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Balsamiq Mockups within the England region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +6 49 £498 +17.06% 2
South East +6 12 £525 +50.00%
Midlands +27 6 £425 +0.24% 2
North of England +63 4 £300 -6.25% 3
East Midlands - 4 - -
South West - 4 £475 -
North West +25 3 £300 - 1
West Midlands +18 2 £425 +0.24% 2
East of England -23 2 £425 -
Yorkshire +30 1 £340 +6.25% 2
Balsamiq Mockups
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Balsamiq Mockups 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 England region with a requirement for Balsamiq Mockups.

1 61 (79.22%) User Experience
2 52 (67.53%) Axure RP
3 45 (58.44%) Wireframes
4 44 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (50.65%) HTML
5 39 (50.65%) CSS
6 36 (46.75%) JavaScript
6 36 (46.75%) Adobe
7 31 (40.26%) OmniGraffle
8 28 (36.36%) HTML5
9 27 (35.06%) CSS3
10 23 (29.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 22 (28.57%) Banking
12 20 (25.97%) MS Visio
13 19 (24.68%) Jasmine
14 18 (23.38%) AngularJS
14 18 (23.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 18 (23.38%) MVVM
14 18 (23.38%) Selenium
14 18 (23.38%) MVC
15 14 (18.18%) Prototyping
16 13 (16.88%) InVision
16 13 (16.88%) Finance
17 12 (15.58%) SOA
17 12 (15.58%) J2EE
17 12 (15.58%) Java
17 12 (15.58%) Web Services
17 12 (15.58%) Retail Banking
17 12 (15.58%) User Stories
18 11 (14.29%) Photoshop

Balsamiq Mockups
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.19%) Marvel
2 3 (3.90%) Confluence
Applications
1 31 (40.26%) OmniGraffle
2 23 (29.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 20 (25.97%) MS Visio
4 13 (16.88%) InVision
5 11 (14.29%) Photoshop
6 9 (11.69%) Adobe Illustrator
7 7 (9.09%) UXPin
8 1 (1.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.79%) SaaS
2 2 (2.60%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (2.60%) Trello
3 1 (1.30%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) Internet
Development Applications
1 52 (67.53%) Axure RP
2 19 (24.68%) Jasmine
3 18 (23.38%) Selenium
4 4 (5.19%) JIRA
5 2 (2.60%) ProtoShare
6 1 (1.30%) Mocha
6 1 (1.30%) QUnit
6 1 (1.30%) YouTrack
6 1 (1.30%) Zephyr
General
1 22 (28.57%) Banking
2 13 (16.88%) Finance
3 12 (15.58%) Retail Banking
4 9 (11.69%) Marketing
5 6 (7.79%) Retail
6 3 (3.90%) Advertising
6 3 (3.90%) Games
7 2 (2.60%) Automotive
7 2 (2.60%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (36.36%) Designer
2 26 (33.77%) UX Designer
3 22 (28.57%) Developer
4 18 (23.38%) Angular Developer
5 17 (22.08%) Analyst
5 17 (22.08%) UI Developer
6 16 (20.78%) Business Analyst
7 8 (10.39%) Architect
7 8 (10.39%) HTML CSS Developer
7 8 (10.39%) HTML Developer
7 8 (10.39%) User Experience Architect
8 6 (7.79%) Data Business Analyst
8 6 (7.79%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (6.49%) Senior Developer
9 5 (6.49%) Senior UI Developer
9 5 (6.49%) SOA Developer
10 4 (5.19%) Agile Business Analyst
10 4 (5.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 4 (5.19%) UI Designer
11 2 (2.60%) Credit Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (50.65%) CSS
1 39 (50.65%) HTML
2 28 (36.36%) HTML5
3 27 (35.06%) CSS3
4 18 (23.38%) AngularJS
4 18 (23.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 12 (15.58%) J2EE
5 12 (15.58%) Web Services
6 4 (5.19%) LESS
7 3 (3.90%) Framer.js
7 3 (3.90%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (3.90%) RequireJS
8 1 (1.30%) Chai
8 1 (1.30%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 61 (79.22%) User Experience
2 6 (7.79%) Graphic Design
2 6 (7.79%) RIA
3 5 (6.49%) Mobile App
4 4 (5.19%) Online Banking
4 4 (5.19%) W3C
5 2 (2.60%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.30%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.30%) Fintech
6 1 (1.30%) Social Media
6 1 (1.30%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.60%) Android
1 2 (2.60%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (58.44%) Wireframes
2 44 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (23.38%) MVC
3 18 (23.38%) MVVM
4 14 (18.18%) Prototyping
5 12 (15.58%) SOA
5 12 (15.58%) User Stories
6 9 (11.69%) E-Commerce
6 9 (11.69%) Information Architecture
6 9 (11.69%) Product Management
6 9 (11.69%) Responsive Web Design
7 8 (10.39%) Business Analysis
7 8 (10.39%) Front End Development
7 8 (10.39%) Project Management
7 8 (10.39%) Usability Testing
8 7 (9.09%) B2B
8 7 (9.09%) Data Analysis
8 7 (9.09%) Psychology
8 7 (9.09%) SDLC
9 6 (7.79%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 36 (46.75%) JavaScript
2 12 (15.58%) Java
3 8 (10.39%) SQL
4 3 (3.90%) CoffeeScript
4 3 (3.90%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (10.39%) Degree
2 3 (3.90%) ISEB
3 2 (2.60%) IIBA
4 1 (1.30%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) QA
Vendors
1 36 (46.75%) Adobe
2 7 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.79%) Oracle
4 3 (3.90%) Salesforce.com