Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a UI Designer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 534 540 597
Rank change year-on-year +6 +57 +27
Contract jobs requiring a UI Designer 341 343 276
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.36% 0.35% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.37% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 240 213
England median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £263 £263 £241
90th Percentile £525 £489 £475
UK median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
England median hourly rate £30.50 £39.81 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.38% +342.31% -74.29%
UK median hourly rate £30.50 £39.81 £9.00
% change year-on-year -23.38% +342.31% -74.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 89936 92818 97863
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 94.77% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 59957 61108 63299
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2672 2997 3790
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.00 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.88% - +9.09%

UI Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured UI Designer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 6 months to 22 November 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 6 months to 22 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 -42 214 £400 +6.67% 24
South East +15 41 £363 +11.54% 10
Midlands +16 30 £325 -18.75% 2
North of England +79 27 £375 +7.14% 4
South West +25 26 £315 -3.08% 3
East Midlands +1 18 £308 -18.00% 1
Yorkshire +29 12 £343 -1.08% 1
West Midlands +15 12 £338 -15.63% 1
North West +11 11 £350 - 3
North East - 4 £538 -
East of England -17 2 £400 +28.00% 1
UI Designer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 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.

1 254 (74.49%) User Experience
2 145 (42.52%) HTML
3 137 (40.18%) CSS
4 120 (35.19%) Wireframes
5 119 (34.90%) Agile Software Development
6 99 (29.03%) Adobe
7 81 (23.75%) Prototyping
8 78 (22.87%) Photoshop
9 66 (19.35%) Adobe Illustrator
10 61 (17.89%) Finance
11 56 (16.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 50 (14.66%) JavaScript
13 49 (14.37%) Responsive Web Design
14 48 (14.08%) InVision
15 46 (13.49%) Mobile App
16 45 (13.20%) E-Commerce
17 36 (10.56%) HTML5
18 33 (9.68%) Banking
19 32 (9.38%) Scrum
19 32 (9.38%) Visualisation
19 32 (9.38%) CSS3
20 31 (9.09%) Degree
21 30 (8.80%) Data Visualisation
22 28 (8.21%) Apple iOS
22 28 (8.21%) Typography
22 28 (8.21%) Front End Development
22 28 (8.21%) Android
23 27 (7.92%) Axure RP
23 27 (7.92%) Rapid Prototyping
24 25 (7.33%) Web Design

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 16 (4.69%) Marvel
2 6 (1.76%) CMS
3 4 (1.17%) Apache Spark
4 3 (0.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.59%) Confluence
5 2 (0.59%) Ethereum
5 2 (0.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 78 (22.87%) Photoshop
2 66 (19.35%) Adobe Illustrator
3 56 (16.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 48 (14.08%) InVision
5 10 (2.93%) OmniGraffle
6 6 (1.76%) Flinto
6 6 (1.76%) InDesign
6 6 (1.76%) UXPin
7 5 (1.47%) Adobe After Effects
8 3 (0.88%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.59%) Fireworks
9 2 (0.59%) Pixate
10 1 (0.29%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.29%) Chatbot
10 1 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.76%) GitHub
2 5 (1.47%) Slack
3 2 (0.59%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.29%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.29%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.93%) Internet
2 2 (0.59%) SMS
3 1 (0.29%) Broadband
3 1 (0.29%) FTP
3 1 (0.29%) Intranet
3 1 (0.29%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.05%) Big Data
2 4 (1.17%) Apache Hive
2 4 (1.17%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.29%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (0.29%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 27 (7.92%) Axure RP
2 14 (4.11%) JIRA
3 6 (1.76%) Dreamweaver
4 4 (1.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (0.29%) JSUnit
5 1 (0.29%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (0.29%) Mocha
5 1 (0.29%) ProtoShare
General
1 61 (17.89%) Finance
2 33 (9.68%) Banking
3 20 (5.87%) Marketing
4 15 (4.40%) Retail
5 14 (4.11%) Telecoms
6 12 (3.52%) Games
7 5 (1.47%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.88%) Publishing
9 2 (0.59%) Advertising
9 2 (0.59%) Law
9 2 (0.59%) Online Betting
9 2 (0.59%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.29%) Automotive
10 1 (0.29%) Electronics
10 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.29%) French Language
10 1 (0.29%) Front Office
10 1 (0.29%) Interactive Media
10 1 (0.29%) Legal
10 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (42.52%) HTML
2 137 (40.18%) CSS
3 36 (10.56%) HTML5
4 32 (9.38%) CSS3
5 24 (7.04%) jQuery
6 12 (3.52%) React
7 9 (2.64%) Sass
8 8 (2.35%) AngularJS
8 8 (2.35%) Material Design
9 7 (2.05%) .NET
10 5 (1.47%) Node.js
11 3 (0.88%) Framer.js
11 3 (0.88%) Web Services
12 2 (0.59%) Akka
12 2 (0.59%) LESS
12 2 (0.59%) SVG
13 1 (0.29%) CGI
13 1 (0.29%) Chai
13 1 (0.29%) Ember.js
13 1 (0.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 254 (74.49%) User Experience
2 46 (13.49%) Mobile App
3 12 (3.52%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (3.52%) Graphic Design
4 11 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
5 10 (2.93%) Animation
6 8 (2.35%) Fintech
7 4 (1.17%) W3C
8 3 (0.88%) e-Learning
8 3 (0.88%) Mobile Banking
8 3 (0.88%) Online Banking
8 3 (0.88%) Social Media
9 2 (0.59%) Bitcoin
9 2 (0.59%) Blog
9 2 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.59%) Learning Management System
9 2 (0.59%) Motion Graphics
9 2 (0.59%) Over-the-Top Content
9 2 (0.59%) Photography
9 2 (0.59%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 28 (8.21%) Android
1 28 (8.21%) Apple iOS
2 2 (0.59%) Windows
3 1 (0.29%) Linux
3 1 (0.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (35.19%) Wireframes
2 119 (34.90%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (23.75%) Prototyping
4 49 (14.37%) Responsive Web Design
5 45 (13.20%) E-Commerce
6 32 (9.38%) Scrum
6 32 (9.38%) Visualisation
7 30 (8.80%) Data Visualisation
8 28 (8.21%) Front End Development
8 28 (8.21%) Typography
9 27 (7.92%) Rapid Prototyping
10 25 (7.33%) Web Design
11 21 (6.16%) Collaborative Working
12 18 (5.28%) Time Management
13 17 (4.99%) Analytics
14 16 (4.69%) Iconography
15 15 (4.40%) Stakeholder Management
16 14 (4.11%) Customer Insight
16 14 (4.11%) Wealth Management
17 13 (3.81%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
Programming Languages
1 50 (14.66%) JavaScript
2 3 (0.88%) C
3 2 (0.59%) Clojure
3 2 (0.59%) Scala
4 1 (0.29%) Java
4 1 (0.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 31 (9.09%) Degree
2 8 (2.35%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.76%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.59%) PhD
4 2 (0.59%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.29%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.29%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.29%) MiFID
1 1 (0.29%) QA
1 1 (0.29%) WAI
1 1 (0.29%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 2 (0.59%) Grafana
1 2 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 99 (29.03%) Adobe
2 3 (0.88%) ATG
2 3 (0.88%) Microsoft
2 3 (0.88%) Oracle
3 2 (0.59%) Apple
3 2 (0.59%) Maxymiser
3 2 (0.59%) Optimizely
3 2 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (0.59%) SAP
3 2 (0.59%) Splunk
4 1 (0.29%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.29%) ClickTale
4 1 (0.29%) Google
4 1 (0.29%) Hotjar
4 1 (0.29%) iRise
4 1 (0.29%) Monetate