The median contractor rate for a UI Designer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 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
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 424 483 539
Rank change year-on-year +59 +56  
Contract jobs requiring a UI Designer 167 140 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.39% 0.29% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.30% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 98 71
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £285 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £331 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -5.35% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £108.80 -
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 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 40905 46317 48290
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.76% 95.03% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 26668 30607 30911
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 £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1248 1357 1858
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.44 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

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 26 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 26 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 +21 112 £350 -6.66% 11
South East +29 24 £419 +19.64% 10
South West +17 15 £325 -18.75% 3
North West +22 4 £350 +1.81% 2
West Midlands +18 3 £500 +33.33% 3
East of England -7 3 £338 +8.00%
East Midlands -8 3 £250 -39.20% 3
North East - 2 £269 - 1
Yorkshire +23 1 £310 -15.93% 1
UI Designer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 England region featuring UI Designer in the job title.

1 235 (73.44%) User Experience
2 137 (42.81%) CSS
3 136 (42.50%) HTML
4 119 (37.19%) Wireframes
5 116 (36.25%) Adobe
6 96 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 70 (21.88%) Photoshop
8 67 (20.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 65 (20.31%) Prototyping
10 59 (18.44%) Finance
11 57 (17.81%) JavaScript
12 54 (16.88%) HTML5
13 51 (15.94%) Adobe Illustrator
14 50 (15.63%) Android
15 48 (15.00%) CSS3
16 47 (14.69%) Apple iOS
17 45 (14.06%) Mobile App
18 43 (13.44%) Data Visualisation
18 43 (13.44%) Visualisation
19 34 (10.63%) Marketing
19 34 (10.63%) InVision
20 32 (10.00%) Scrum
21 31 (9.69%) Axure RP
21 31 (9.69%) Typography
22 28 (8.75%) Rapid Prototyping
23 25 (7.81%) Responsive Web Design
24 24 (7.50%) Banking
25 23 (7.19%) E-Commerce
26 22 (6.88%) Web Design
26 22 (6.88%) Degree

UI Designer Skill Set
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 6 (1.88%) Confluence
2 3 (0.94%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.63%) CMS
4 1 (0.31%) Marvel
4 1 (0.31%) Umbraco
Applications
1 70 (21.88%) Photoshop
2 67 (20.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 51 (15.94%) Adobe Illustrator
4 34 (10.63%) InVision
5 11 (3.44%) OmniGraffle
6 10 (3.13%) UXPin
7 7 (2.19%) InDesign
8 5 (1.56%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.63%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.31%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.31%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.31%) Flinto
10 1 (0.31%) GIMP
10 1 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) Magento
1 1 (0.31%) SAP Hybris
1 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.13%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 5 (1.56%) Basecamp
3 3 (0.94%) GitHub
3 3 (0.94%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.63%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.75%) Internet
2 3 (0.94%) Network Security
3 2 (0.63%) Intranet
3 2 (0.63%) Skype
4 1 (0.31%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.56%) Big Data
2 3 (0.94%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.31%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 31 (9.69%) Axure RP
2 12 (3.75%) JIRA
3 8 (2.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 7 (2.19%) Subversion
5 6 (1.88%) Dreamweaver
6 5 (1.56%) Git (software)
7 3 (0.94%) Hudson
8 1 (0.31%) ProtoShare
8 1 (0.31%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.31%) webpack
General
1 59 (18.44%) Finance
2 34 (10.63%) Marketing
3 24 (7.50%) Banking
4 18 (5.63%) Telecoms
5 13 (4.06%) Retail
6 4 (1.25%) Investment Banking
7 3 (0.94%) Music Industry
8 2 (0.63%) Automotive
8 2 (0.63%) Back Office
8 2 (0.63%) Games
8 2 (0.63%) Legal
8 2 (0.63%) Publishing
9 1 (0.31%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.31%) Danish Language
9 1 (0.31%) Electronics
9 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.31%) French Language
9 1 (0.31%) International Banking
9 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.31%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (42.81%) CSS
2 136 (42.50%) HTML
3 54 (16.88%) HTML5
4 48 (15.00%) CSS3
5 22 (6.88%) AngularJS
6 18 (5.63%) jQuery
7 11 (3.44%) Material Design
8 9 (2.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (2.19%) D3.js
9 7 (2.19%) Sass
10 4 (1.25%) React
10 4 (1.25%) SVG
11 3 (0.94%) Ionic Framework
11 3 (0.94%) XHTML
12 2 (0.63%) .NET
12 2 (0.63%) Ember.js
12 2 (0.63%) Framer.js
12 2 (0.63%) Highcharts JS
12 2 (0.63%) HTML5 Canvas
12 2 (0.63%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 235 (73.44%) User Experience
2 45 (14.06%) Mobile App
3 15 (4.69%) Graphic Design
4 13 (4.06%) Animation
4 13 (4.06%) iPhone
5 11 (3.44%) Greenfield Project
5 11 (3.44%) iPad
6 8 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (2.19%) Fintech
7 7 (2.19%) W3C
8 6 (1.88%) Online Banking
9 4 (1.25%) BBC
9 4 (1.25%) Mobile Banking
9 4 (1.25%) Streaming Video
10 3 (0.94%) Cyberthreat
10 3 (0.94%) Social Media
10 3 (0.94%) Social Network
11 2 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.63%) Photography
12 1 (0.31%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 50 (15.63%) Android
2 47 (14.69%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
3 1 (0.31%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (37.19%) Wireframes
2 96 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (20.31%) Prototyping
4 43 (13.44%) Data Visualisation
4 43 (13.44%) Visualisation
5 32 (10.00%) Scrum
6 31 (9.69%) Typography
7 28 (8.75%) Rapid Prototyping
8 25 (7.81%) Responsive Web Design
9 23 (7.19%) E-Commerce
10 22 (6.88%) Web Design
11 20 (6.25%) Front End Development
12 19 (5.94%) Time Management
13 18 (5.63%) Cash Management
14 16 (5.00%) Usability Testing
15 14 (4.38%) Iconography
16 13 (4.06%) Information Architecture
17 12 (3.75%) Analytics
18 10 (3.13%) A/B Testing
18 10 (3.13%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 57 (17.81%) JavaScript
2 7 (2.19%) Java
3 3 (0.94%) SQL
4 1 (0.31%) C
4 1 (0.31%) ES6
4 1 (0.31%) PHP
4 1 (0.31%) XPath
Qualifications
1 22 (6.88%) Degree
2 1 (0.31%) Master's Degree
2 1 (0.31%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.81%) QA
2 5 (1.56%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 3 (0.94%) Kibana
Vendors
1 116 (36.25%) Adobe
2 10 (3.13%) Apple
3 9 (2.81%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (1.56%) Monetate
5 2 (0.63%) ClickTale
5 2 (0.63%) Google
5 2 (0.63%) hybris
5 2 (0.63%) SAP
6 1 (0.31%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle
6 1 (0.31%) PayPal
6 1 (0.31%) Twitter
6 1 (0.31%) Usabilla
London
Explore Group
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Midlands
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 - £1 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £425. per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Experis Ltd
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £375 - £400 per day + DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Eames Consulting
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Salt
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago