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 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 535 573 588
Rank change year-on-year +38 +15  
Contract jobs citing Balsamiq Mockups 48 47 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.095% 0.068%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.63% 0.61% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 40 28
Median daily rate £425 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.65% +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Balsamiq Mockups is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Development Application Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 7667 7740 6768
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 17.74% 15.65% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5229 5398 4524
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 122 102
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +12.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £25.00 £22.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.69 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £41.50 £37.04
% change year-on-year +4.21% +12.04%  

Balsamiq Mockups
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Balsamiq Mockups as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 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
London 0 18 £450 +5.88% 10
South East +23 11 £350 -3.44% 3
East of England +3 6 £425 +21.42%
East Midlands - 5 - - 1
South West - 5 £440 -
Yorkshire - 2 - - 1
North West +23 1 - - 2
Balsamiq Mockups
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 91 (89.22%) User Experience
2 63 (61.76%) Axure RP
3 60 (58.82%) HTML
4 59 (57.84%) CSS
5 57 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
6 55 (53.92%) Wireframes
7 49 (48.04%) JavaScript
8 48 (47.06%) HTML5
9 44 (43.14%) Adobe
10 41 (40.20%) CSS3
11 35 (34.31%) OmniGraffle
12 28 (27.45%) Project Management
13 27 (26.47%) MS Visio
14 22 (21.57%) MVC
14 22 (21.57%) Photoshop
15 21 (20.59%) Marketing
15 21 (20.59%) InVision
16 20 (19.61%) Prototyping
16 20 (19.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
16 20 (19.61%) Degree
17 19 (18.63%) Psychology
17 19 (18.63%) Usability Testing
17 19 (18.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 16 (15.69%) Adobe Illustrator
18 16 (15.69%) Banking
19 15 (14.71%) Selenium
19 15 (14.71%) MVVM
20 14 (13.73%) Jasmine
20 14 (13.73%) User Stories
20 14 (13.73%) AngularJS

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 5 (4.90%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.94%) IIS
3 1 (0.98%) Marvel
Applications
1 35 (34.31%) OmniGraffle
2 27 (26.47%) MS Visio
3 22 (21.57%) Photoshop
4 21 (20.59%) InVision
5 20 (19.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 16 (15.69%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (5.88%) UXPin
8 5 (4.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 3 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
10 2 (1.96%) Snagit
11 1 (0.98%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.86%) GitHub
2 4 (3.92%) SaaS
3 2 (1.96%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.88%) Internet
2 3 (2.94%) MVNO
3 2 (1.96%) DNS
3 2 (1.96%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.98%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2016
2 3 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 63 (61.76%) Axure RP
2 15 (14.71%) Selenium
3 14 (13.73%) Jasmine
4 5 (4.90%) Git (software)
4 5 (4.90%) JIRA
5 4 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.94%) MSI
6 3 (2.94%) NUnit
6 3 (2.94%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.94%) WiX
7 2 (1.96%) Hudson
7 2 (1.96%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.96%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.98%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.98%) gulp
8 1 (0.98%) Mocha
8 1 (0.98%) NCrunch
8 1 (0.98%) ProtoShare
8 1 (0.98%) QUnit
8 1 (0.98%) webpack
General
1 21 (20.59%) Marketing
2 16 (15.69%) Banking
3 12 (11.76%) Retail
4 11 (10.78%) Finance
5 5 (4.90%) Retail Banking
6 3 (2.94%) Advertising
7 2 (1.96%) Games
8 1 (0.98%) Electronics
8 1 (0.98%) Front Office
8 1 (0.98%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (29.41%) Designer
2 28 (27.45%) Developer
3 23 (22.55%) Architect
3 23 (22.55%) User Experience Architect
4 22 (21.57%) UX Designer
5 13 (12.75%) Angular Developer
5 13 (12.75%) UI Developer
6 11 (10.78%) JavaScript Developer
7 9 (8.82%) HTML CSS Developer
7 9 (8.82%) HTML Developer
7 9 (8.82%) Senior Designer
8 8 (7.84%) Analyst
8 8 (7.84%) Business Analyst
8 8 (7.84%) UI Designer
8 8 (7.84%) UX Developer
9 7 (6.86%) Senior Architect
9 7 (6.86%) Senior User Experience Architect
9 7 (6.86%) Senior UX Designer
10 6 (5.88%) UI/UX Designer
11 5 (4.90%) Interaction Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (58.82%) HTML
2 59 (57.84%) CSS
3 48 (47.06%) HTML5
4 41 (40.20%) CSS3
5 19 (18.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 14 (13.73%) AngularJS
7 12 (11.76%) LESS
8 10 (9.80%) Web Services
9 9 (8.82%) .NET
9 9 (8.82%) Sass
10 7 (6.86%) J2EE
10 7 (6.86%) KnockoutJS
11 6 (5.88%) WCF
12 5 (4.90%) jQuery
13 4 (3.92%) Framer.js
14 3 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 3 (2.94%) Breeze.js
14 3 (2.94%) Durandal
14 3 (2.94%) Express
14 3 (2.94%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 91 (89.22%) User Experience
2 10 (9.80%) RIA
3 6 (5.88%) Graphic Design
4 5 (4.90%) Online Banking
4 5 (4.90%) Social Media
5 4 (3.92%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.94%) W3C
7 2 (1.96%) Fintech
8 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.98%) Vector Graphics
8 1 (0.98%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.76%) Apple iOS
2 8 (7.84%) Android
3 4 (3.92%) Windows
4 1 (0.98%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (53.92%) Wireframes
3 28 (27.45%) Project Management
4 22 (21.57%) MVC
5 20 (19.61%) Prototyping
6 19 (18.63%) Psychology
6 19 (18.63%) Usability Testing
7 15 (14.71%) MVVM
8 14 (13.73%) User Stories
9 13 (12.75%) Information Architecture
9 13 (12.75%) Product Management
9 13 (12.75%) Scrum
10 12 (11.76%) SDLC
11 11 (10.78%) Responsive Web Design
12 10 (9.80%) Cognitive Psychology
12 10 (9.80%) Mentoring
13 9 (8.82%) E-Commerce
13 9 (8.82%) Mobile First
14 8 (7.84%) Front End Development
14 8 (7.84%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 49 (48.04%) JavaScript
2 8 (7.84%) Java
3 4 (3.92%) C#
4 3 (2.94%) CoffeeScript
4 3 (2.94%) SQL
4 3 (2.94%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.94%) TypeScript
4 3 (2.94%) VB
5 1 (0.98%) XAML
Qualifications
1 20 (19.61%) Degree
2 7 (6.86%) Master's Degree
3 5 (4.90%) ISEB
4 2 (1.96%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.98%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.94%) QA
2 2 (1.96%) WCAG
Vendors
1 44 (43.14%) Adobe
2 7 (6.86%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.92%) DevExpress
4 2 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.96%) Twitter
5 1 (0.98%) IBM
5 1 (0.98%) Infragistics
5 1 (0.98%) Telerik
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