Period
to 31 March 2020

The median contractor rate for a UI Developer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 31 March 2020.

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 Developer
UK > England
6 months to
31 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 430 459 397
Rank change year-on-year +29 -62 -64
Contract jobs requiring a UI Developer 250 408 551
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.44% 0.46% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.49% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 315 393
Median daily rate £500 £475 £472
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +0.72% +4.80%
10th Percentile £375 £325 £350
90th Percentile £750 £675 £600
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +7.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 4
Median hourly rate £35.00 - £45.00
UK median hourly rate £35.00 - £45.00

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 52,755 83,508 89,063
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.89% 94.74% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 33,982 55,889 59,162
Median daily rate £472 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.63% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £243 £275 £263
90th Percentile £650 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £460 £463 £450
% change year-on-year -0.54% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,212 2,504 2,715
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.95% - +0.46%
10th Percentile £11.88 £11.15 £11.04
90th Percentile £51.25 £50.00 £48.00
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £18.63
% change year-on-year +6.95% +0.38% +0.70%

UI Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for UI Developer in England

UI Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing UI Developer in England.

Daily rate trend for UI Developer in England

UI Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing UI Developer in England over the 6 months to 31 March 2020.

Daily rate histogram for UI Developer in England

UI Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing UI Developer in England.

Hourly rate trend for UI Developer in England

UI Developer
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing UI Developer in England over the 6 months to 31 March 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for UI Developer in England

UI Developer
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 Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 31 March 2020. 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 +69 186 £600 +9.09% 32
Midlands +38 19 £430 -0.29% 10
East of England +47 13 £400 -20.00% 5
South West +33 11 £450 +12.50% 1
West Midlands +28 11 £500 +25.00% 6
South East +71 10 £450 +5.88% 14
North of England +49 10 £475 +18.75% 2
East Midlands +26 8 £378 -24.50% 4
Yorkshire +48 5 £405 +3.18% 2
North West +19 5 £530 +26.57%
UI Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 2020, UI Developer contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring UI Developer in the job title.

1 157 (62.80%) JavaScript
2 137 (54.80%) Agile Software Development
3 131 (52.40%) HTML
4 124 (49.60%) CSS
5 112 (44.80%) User Experience
6 100 (40.00%) React
7 94 (37.60%) AngularJS
8 86 (34.40%) HTML5
9 61 (24.40%) Java
10 59 (23.60%) Front Office
11 57 (22.80%) Git (software)
12 56 (22.40%) TypeScript
13 55 (22.00%) Front End Development
14 53 (21.20%) Node.js
14 53 (21.20%) C#
15 51 (20.40%) Continuous Integration
16 48 (19.20%) Finance
17 44 (17.60%) TDD
17 44 (17.60%) DevOps
18 42 (16.80%) Redux
19 40 (16.00%) Banking
20 39 (15.60%) Scrum
21 38 (15.20%) CSS3
21 38 (15.20%) Sass
22 37 (14.80%) RESTful
23 36 (14.40%) Unit Testing
23 36 (14.40%) Azure
24 31 (12.40%) Web Development
25 30 (12.00%) Fixed Income
25 30 (12.00%) .NET

UI Developer 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 14 (5.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 10 (4.00%) CMS
2 10 (4.00%) Confluence
3 5 (2.00%) Umbraco
4 4 (1.60%) Kentico
4 4 (1.60%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (1.20%) SAS
6 2 (0.80%) Drupal
6 2 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.40%) Apache
7 1 (0.40%) Apache Airflow
7 1 (0.40%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.40%) Headless CMS
7 1 (0.40%) IIS
7 1 (0.40%) Jupyter
7 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (4.40%) Photoshop
2 9 (3.60%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (3.20%) Figma
3 8 (3.20%) Sketch
4 7 (2.80%) Adobe XD
5 5 (2.00%) InVision
6 3 (1.20%) GIMP
7 2 (0.80%) Lectora
8 1 (0.40%) Adobe Premiere
Cloud Services
1 36 (14.40%) Azure
2 18 (7.20%) GitHub
3 14 (5.60%) AWS
3 14 (5.60%) npm
4 11 (4.40%) GCP
5 5 (2.00%) SaaS
6 4 (1.60%) IaaS
6 4 (1.60%) OpenShift
6 4 (1.60%) PaaS
6 4 (1.60%) Yarn
7 3 (1.20%) Power Platform
7 3 (1.20%) Slack
8 2 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.40%) Amazon ECS
9 1 (0.40%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.40%) Heroku
9 1 (0.40%) Sage Pay
9 1 (0.40%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.60%) HTTP
1 4 (1.60%) Internet
2 1 (0.40%) Network Security
2 1 (0.40%) RTMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (9.60%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.80%) KDB
3 5 (2.00%) MongoDB
4 4 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.20%) Big Data
5 3 (1.20%) Power BI
5 3 (1.20%) Spotfire
6 2 (0.80%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.40%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.40%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.40%) Parquet
7 1 (0.40%) Redis
Development Applications
1 57 (22.80%) Git (software)
2 25 (10.00%) Jasmine
3 22 (8.80%) Jenkins
4 21 (8.40%) Karma Test Runner
5 18 (7.20%) webpack
6 16 (6.40%) Subversion
6 16 (6.40%) TeamCity
7 14 (5.60%) gulp
7 14 (5.60%) JIRA
7 14 (5.60%) Moq
8 13 (5.20%) Visual Studio
9 11 (4.40%) Axure RP
9 11 (4.40%) Protractor
10 10 (4.00%) PostCSS
11 8 (3.20%) Cucumber
11 8 (3.20%) Grunt
11 8 (3.20%) Selenium
12 6 (2.40%) Babel
13 5 (2.00%) SonarQube
14 3 (1.20%) Vagrant
General
1 59 (23.60%) Front Office
2 48 (19.20%) Finance
3 40 (16.00%) Banking
4 19 (7.60%) Investment Banking
5 11 (4.40%) Public Sector
6 9 (3.60%) Retail
7 3 (1.20%) Games
8 2 (0.80%) Electronics
8 2 (0.80%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.80%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.80%) Marketing
8 2 (0.80%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.80%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.40%) Law
9 1 (0.40%) Legal
9 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (52.40%) HTML
2 124 (49.60%) CSS
3 100 (40.00%) React
4 94 (37.60%) AngularJS
5 86 (34.40%) HTML5
6 53 (21.20%) Node.js
7 42 (16.80%) Redux
8 38 (15.20%) CSS3
8 38 (15.20%) Sass
9 37 (14.80%) RESTful
10 30 (12.00%) .NET
11 28 (11.20%) REST
12 26 (10.40%) Web Services
13 20 (8.00%) Jest
13 20 (8.00%) WPF
14 19 (7.60%) Reactive Extensions
15 18 (7.20%) Angular 2
15 18 (7.20%) jQuery
16 17 (6.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 16 (6.40%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 112 (44.80%) User Experience
2 30 (12.00%) Fixed Income
3 26 (10.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 18 (7.20%) Derivative
5 16 (6.40%) Greenfield Project
6 10 (4.00%) Blog
6 10 (4.00%) Mobile App
7 8 (3.20%) Equities
8 6 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (2.00%) Credit Derivative
9 5 (2.00%) W3C
10 4 (1.60%) Equity Derivative
11 3 (1.20%) Graphic Design
12 2 (0.80%) Cloud Native
12 2 (0.80%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.80%) Learning Management System
12 2 (0.80%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.80%) RIA
12 2 (0.80%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.80%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.80%) Linux
2 4 (1.60%) Windows
3 3 (1.20%) Android
4 2 (0.80%) Mac OS
4 2 (0.80%) Unix
5 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (54.80%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (22.00%) Front End Development
3 51 (20.40%) Continuous Integration
4 44 (17.60%) DevOps
4 44 (17.60%) TDD
5 39 (15.60%) Scrum
6 36 (14.40%) Unit Testing
7 31 (12.40%) Web Development
8 28 (11.20%) Wireframes
9 25 (10.00%) SDLC
10 23 (9.20%) Electronic Trading
10 23 (9.20%) MVC
10 23 (9.20%) Open Source
11 22 (8.80%) Responsive Web Design
12 21 (8.40%) Software Engineering
13 20 (8.00%) Visualisation
14 18 (7.20%) Microservices
15 15 (6.00%) SOA
16 14 (5.60%) BDD
16 14 (5.60%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
Programming Languages
1 157 (62.80%) JavaScript
2 61 (24.40%) Java
3 56 (22.40%) TypeScript
4 53 (21.20%) C#
5 28 (11.20%) SQL
6 27 (10.80%) Python
7 26 (10.40%) ES6
8 13 (5.20%) C++
9 4 (1.60%) Perl
9 4 (1.60%) XAML
10 3 (1.20%) ES7
10 3 (1.20%) ES8
10 3 (1.20%) Scala
10 3 (1.20%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.80%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.80%) IronPython
11 2 (0.80%) Kotlin
11 2 (0.80%) PHP
11 2 (0.80%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.40%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (4.80%) Security Cleared
2 10 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.60%) Degree
4 2 (0.80%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.40%) CIPD
5 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.60%) QA
2 3 (1.20%) WCAG
3 1 (0.40%) WAI
System Software
1 29 (11.60%) Docker
2 2 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (2.00%) Ansible
1 5 (2.00%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.40%) Marathon
3 1 (0.40%) Mesos
3 1 (0.40%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (8.00%) Oracle
2 18 (7.20%) Microsoft
3 14 (5.60%) DevExpress
3 14 (5.60%) RedGate
4 8 (3.20%) Google
5 4 (1.60%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.20%) Adobe
6 3 (1.20%) TIBCO
7 2 (0.80%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.80%) MuleSoft
7 2 (0.80%) Pega
7 2 (0.80%) SAP
8 1 (0.40%) Dell
8 1 (0.40%) MapR
8 1 (0.40%) Okta
8 1 (0.40%) Tableau
8 1 (0.40%) WorldPay