Period
to 11 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Figma skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Figma over the 6 months to 11 November 2019 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.

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UK > England
6 months to
11 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 740 864 -
Rank change year-on-year +124 - -
Contract jobs citing Figma 44 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.058% 0.004% -
As % of the Applications category 0.68% 0.050% -
Number of daily rates quoted 20 3 0
England median daily rate £450 £450 -
UK median daily rate £425 £450 -
% change year-on-year -5.56% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Figma is in the Software 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 software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 6,472 7,943 8,398
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 8.51% 8.52% 8.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,811 4,712 5,179
England median daily rate £375 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.17% +3.75%
10th Percentile £146 £150 £150
90th Percentile £563 £563 £575
UK median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 604 730 669
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +2.89% -5.76%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.37 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.43 £40.51 £35.00
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +9.38% +3.23% -4.85%

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Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Figma in England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Figma in England

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Figma in England over the 6 months to 11 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Figma in England

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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 Figma within the England region over the 6 months to 11 November 2019. 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 +92 19 £350 -22.22% 4
South East - 9 £450 - 4
Yorkshire - 6 £475 -
Midlands - 6 £510 - 7
North of England - 6 £475 - 3
South West - 4 £425 - 2
West Midlands - 4 £524 - 7
East Midlands - 2 £275 -
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UK

For the 6 months to 11 November 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Figma also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Figma.

1 39 (88.64%) User Experience
2 35 (79.55%) Sketch
3 29 (65.91%) Wireframes
3 29 (65.91%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (52.27%) InVision
5 20 (45.45%) Adobe
6 15 (34.09%) Finance
6 15 (34.09%) Workshop Facilitation
7 14 (31.82%) HTML
8 12 (27.27%) CSS
9 10 (22.73%) Service Design
9 10 (22.73%) Axure RP
10 9 (20.45%) Information Architecture
10 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
10 9 (20.45%) OmniGraffle
10 9 (20.45%) Prototyping
11 8 (18.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 7 (15.91%) User Stories
12 7 (15.91%) Strategic Thinking
12 7 (15.91%) Storytelling
12 7 (15.91%) Retail
12 7 (15.91%) Git (software)
13 6 (13.64%) REST
13 6 (13.64%) Use Case
13 6 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (13.64%) Validation
13 6 (13.64%) Public Sector
13 6 (13.64%) Acceptance Criteria
13 6 (13.64%) Redux
13 6 (13.64%) A/B Testing

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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 3 (6.82%) CMS
2 1 (2.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (2.27%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 35 (79.55%) Sketch
2 23 (52.27%) InVision
3 9 (20.45%) OmniGraffle
4 8 (18.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (11.36%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (11.36%) Adobe XD
5 5 (11.36%) Photoshop
6 4 (9.09%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (4.55%) Marvel
8 1 (2.27%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (2.27%) InDesign
8 1 (2.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (4.55%) Office 365
3 1 (2.27%) Google Docs
3 1 (2.27%) SaaS
3 1 (2.27%) Slack
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) Axure RP
2 7 (15.91%) Git (software)
3 6 (13.64%) Babel
3 6 (13.64%) webpack
4 5 (11.36%) Bitbucket
4 5 (11.36%) Jenkins
5 4 (9.09%) git-flow
General
1 15 (34.09%) Finance
2 7 (15.91%) Retail
3 6 (13.64%) Public Sector
4 4 (9.09%) Manufacturing
5 3 (6.82%) Marketing
6 2 (4.55%) Back Office
6 2 (4.55%) Electronics
6 2 (4.55%) Games
6 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
7 1 (2.27%) Banking
7 1 (2.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (81.82%) Designer
2 28 (63.64%) UX Designer
3 14 (31.82%) UI Designer
4 11 (25.00%) UI/UX Designer
5 6 (13.64%) Developer
5 6 (13.64%) Digital Designer
5 6 (13.64%) React Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (6.82%) UI Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Senior Designer
8 2 (4.55%) Senior UI Designer
8 2 (4.55%) Senior UI/UX Designer
8 2 (4.55%) Senior UX Designer
9 1 (2.27%) Digital UX Designer
9 1 (2.27%) E-Commerce Designer
9 1 (2.27%) Lead Designer
9 1 (2.27%) Lead UX Designer
9 1 (2.27%) Visual Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.82%) HTML
2 12 (27.27%) CSS
3 6 (13.64%) Jest
3 6 (13.64%) Redux
3 6 (13.64%) REST
3 6 (13.64%) Semantic HTML
3 6 (13.64%) Tailwind CSS
4 4 (9.09%) Framer.js
5 3 (6.82%) React
6 2 (4.55%) Flash
7 1 (2.27%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 39 (88.64%) User Experience
2 3 (6.82%) Blog
2 3 (6.82%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) Life Science
3 2 (4.55%) Social Media
4 1 (2.27%) Animation
4 1 (2.27%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.27%) Motion Graphics
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (65.91%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (65.91%) Wireframes
2 15 (34.09%) Workshop Facilitation
3 10 (22.73%) Service Design
4 9 (20.45%) Information Architecture
4 9 (20.45%) Prototyping
5 7 (15.91%) Storytelling
5 7 (15.91%) Strategic Thinking
5 7 (15.91%) User Stories
6 6 (13.64%) A/B Testing
6 6 (13.64%) Acceptance Criteria
6 6 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (13.64%) Epics
6 6 (13.64%) Ethnography
6 6 (13.64%) Progressive Web App
6 6 (13.64%) Use Case
6 6 (13.64%) Validation
7 5 (11.36%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (9.09%) Front End Development
8 4 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
2 3 (6.82%) ES8
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) WCAG
Vendors
1 20 (45.45%) Adobe
2 3 (6.82%) Oracle
3 2 (4.55%) SAP
4 1 (2.27%) Cadence
4 1 (2.27%) Google