The median contractor rate for a UI Designer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Interface Designer
UK / England
Rank 431 458 477
Rank change year-on-year +27 +19  
Contract jobs requiring a UI Designer 147 154 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.36% 0.32% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.33% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 123 76
Median daily rate £350 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £325
% change year-on-year -3.44% +11.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £28.79
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £30.20

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 39124 46334 45141
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.84% 95.21% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 25435 30385 27741
Median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.23% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1355 1447 1806
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

UI Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for UI Designer in England

UI Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UI Designer in England

UI Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for UI Designer in England

UI Designer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for UI Designer in England

UI Designer
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 UI Designer within the England region over the 3 months to 23 March 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 -3 89 £360 -10.00% 19
South East +27 31 £350 -6.66% 3
North West +25 10 £300 +2.56% 1
South West - 6 £400 - 4
West Midlands +17 4 £450 +63.63%
East of England -1 4 £300 -7.69% 3
Yorkshire +1 2 £363 -1.69% 4
East Midlands -2 1 - - 4
UI Designer
UK

UI Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 England region featuring UI Designer in the job title.

1 219 (75.78%) User Experience
2 117 (40.48%) HTML
3 116 (40.14%) CSS
4 96 (33.22%) Adobe
5 95 (32.87%) Agile Software Development
6 85 (29.41%) Wireframes
7 79 (27.34%) Photoshop
8 71 (24.57%) Prototyping
9 59 (20.42%) Android
10 58 (20.07%) Apple iOS
11 57 (19.72%) Mobile App
12 56 (19.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 53 (18.34%) Finance
14 48 (16.61%) JavaScript
14 48 (16.61%) HTML5
15 42 (14.53%) Adobe Illustrator
16 40 (13.84%) Visualisation
17 38 (13.15%) Axure RP
18 37 (12.80%) Banking
19 35 (12.11%) Marketing
19 35 (12.11%) CSS3
20 34 (11.76%) Typography
21 31 (10.73%) Data Visualisation
22 29 (10.03%) E-Commerce
23 25 (8.65%) Rapid Prototyping
24 24 (8.30%) Scrum
24 24 (8.30%) InVision
25 21 (7.27%) Cash Management
26 19 (6.57%) Front End Development
27 18 (6.23%) Information Architecture

UI Designer Skill Set
Top Related 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 (1.73%) Confluence
2 3 (1.04%) Marvel
3 2 (0.69%) CMS
3 2 (0.69%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 79 (27.34%) Photoshop
2 56 (19.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 42 (14.53%) Adobe Illustrator
4 24 (8.30%) InVision
5 6 (2.08%) OmniGraffle
6 4 (1.38%) InDesign
7 2 (0.69%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.69%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.69%) UXPin
8 1 (0.35%) Flinto
8 1 (0.35%) GIMP
8 1 (0.35%) MS Office
8 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.35%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 3 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.42%) Google Analytics
2 6 (2.08%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 5 (1.73%) Adobe Analytics
3 5 (1.73%) Basecamp
4 4 (1.38%) SaaS
5 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.73%) Internet
2 3 (1.04%) Network Security
2 3 (1.04%) snoop
3 1 (0.35%) Intranet
3 1 (0.35%) Skype
3 1 (0.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.73%) Big Data
2 3 (1.04%) NoSQL
2 3 (1.04%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 38 (13.15%) Axure RP
2 11 (3.81%) JIRA
3 7 (2.42%) Subversion
4 6 (2.08%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 5 (1.73%) Dreamweaver
5 5 (1.73%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.04%) Bitbucket
6 3 (1.04%) NCrunch
6 3 (1.04%) NUnit
6 3 (1.04%) ReSharper
6 3 (1.04%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.69%) Hudson
8 1 (0.35%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.35%) webpack
General
1 53 (18.34%) Finance
2 37 (12.80%) Banking
3 35 (12.11%) Marketing
4 16 (5.54%) Retail
5 12 (4.15%) Telecoms
6 11 (3.81%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.04%) Electronics
7 3 (1.04%) Front Office
7 3 (1.04%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.04%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.69%) Back Office
9 1 (0.35%) Advertising
9 1 (0.35%) Automotive
9 1 (0.35%) French Language
9 1 (0.35%) Games
9 1 (0.35%) Legal
9 1 (0.35%) Local Government
9 1 (0.35%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.35%) Publishing
9 1 (0.35%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (40.48%) HTML
2 116 (40.14%) CSS
3 48 (16.61%) HTML5
4 35 (12.11%) CSS3
5 15 (5.19%) jQuery
6 14 (4.84%) AngularJS
7 6 (2.08%) .NET
7 6 (2.08%) Sass
8 5 (1.73%) D3.js
8 5 (1.73%) Material Design
9 4 (1.38%) React
9 4 (1.38%) SVG
9 4 (1.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (1.04%) LESS
10 3 (1.04%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 3 (1.04%) WPF
11 2 (0.69%) Highcharts JS
11 2 (0.69%) JSON
11 2 (0.69%) Node.js
12 1 (0.35%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 219 (75.78%) User Experience
2 57 (19.72%) Mobile App
3 14 (4.84%) iPhone
4 13 (4.50%) Graphic Design
4 13 (4.50%) iPad
5 12 (4.15%) Animation
6 10 (3.46%) Mobile Banking
6 10 (3.46%) W3C
7 7 (2.42%) Fintech
8 5 (1.73%) Social Media
9 4 (1.38%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.38%) Video on Demand
10 3 (1.04%) Cyberthreat
11 2 (0.69%) Streaming Video
12 1 (0.35%) BBC
12 1 (0.35%) Motion Graphics
12 1 (0.35%) NHS
12 1 (0.35%) Online Banking
12 1 (0.35%) Photography
12 1 (0.35%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 59 (20.42%) Android
2 58 (20.07%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (32.87%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (29.41%) Wireframes
3 71 (24.57%) Prototyping
4 40 (13.84%) Visualisation
5 34 (11.76%) Typography
6 31 (10.73%) Data Visualisation
7 29 (10.03%) E-Commerce
8 25 (8.65%) Rapid Prototyping
9 24 (8.30%) Scrum
10 21 (7.27%) Cash Management
11 19 (6.57%) Front End Development
12 18 (6.23%) Information Architecture
13 17 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
14 16 (5.54%) Android Development
14 16 (5.54%) Time Management
15 15 (5.19%) Web Design
16 14 (4.84%) Analytics
16 14 (4.84%) Usability Testing
17 13 (4.50%) iOS Development
18 10 (3.46%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 48 (16.61%) JavaScript
2 11 (3.81%) Java
3 3 (1.04%) C#
3 3 (1.04%) SQL
3 3 (1.04%) XAML
4 1 (0.35%) C
4 1 (0.35%) ES6
4 1 (0.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (5.19%) Degree
2 4 (1.38%) SC Cleared
2 4 (1.38%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.69%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.15%) QA
2 8 (2.77%) WCAG
3 1 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 3 (1.04%) Kibana
Vendors
1 96 (33.22%) Adobe
2 9 (3.11%) Apple
3 5 (1.73%) ClickTale
3 5 (1.73%) Monetate
3 5 (1.73%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (1.04%) DevExpress
4 3 (1.04%) Google
4 3 (1.04%) IBM
4 3 (1.04%) Infragistics
4 3 (1.04%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.04%) SAP
4 3 (1.04%) Telerik
5 2 (0.69%) Facebook
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle
6 1 (0.35%) Twitter
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