The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Balsamiq Mockups skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Balsamiq Mockups over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 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.

Balsamiq Mockups
England / London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 396 395 410
Rank change year-on-year -1 +15  
Contract jobs citing Balsamiq Mockups 22 29 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.11% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.57% 0.78% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 29 21
Median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £506 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Balsamiq Mockups is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 3838 3705 3303
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 18.76% 17.33% 14.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2805 2778 2370
Median daily rate £486 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.05% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £338 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 7 17
Median hourly rate £40.00 £43.75 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.57% +45.83%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £42.10 £22.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.88 £104.35 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.51%  

Balsamiq Mockups
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Balsamiq Mockups as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Balsamiq Mockups in London

Balsamiq Mockups
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Balsamiq Mockups in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Balsamiq Mockups in London

Balsamiq Mockups
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Balsamiq Mockups in London over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Balsamiq Mockups in London

Balsamiq Mockups
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Balsamiq Mockups within the London region over the 3 months to 25 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
City of London -3 1 £498 +32.66% 3
Southwark - 1 £423 -
Balsamiq Mockups
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Balsamiq Mockups also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Balsamiq Mockups.

1 51 (98.08%) User Experience
2 38 (73.08%) HTML
2 38 (73.08%) CSS
3 36 (69.23%) JavaScript
4 34 (65.38%) HTML5
4 34 (65.38%) Wireframes
5 32 (61.54%) Axure RP
6 28 (53.85%) CSS3
7 27 (51.92%) OmniGraffle
8 26 (50.00%) Adobe
9 21 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (32.69%) MVC
11 16 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 15 (28.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 15 (28.85%) Project Management
13 14 (26.92%) Photoshop
13 14 (26.92%) MS Visio
13 14 (26.92%) Banking
13 14 (26.92%) MVVM
14 13 (25.00%) AngularJS
14 13 (25.00%) Jasmine
14 13 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
14 13 (25.00%) Selenium
15 12 (23.08%) Marketing
16 11 (21.15%) Degree
16 11 (21.15%) Retail
16 11 (21.15%) Information Architecture
16 11 (21.15%) InVision
17 9 (17.31%) Prototyping
17 9 (17.31%) Product Management

Balsamiq Mockups
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (9.62%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.92%) Marvel
Applications
1 27 (51.92%) OmniGraffle
2 15 (28.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 14 (26.92%) MS Visio
3 14 (26.92%) Photoshop
4 13 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
5 11 (21.15%) InVision
6 5 (9.62%) UXPin
7 1 (1.92%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.54%) Internet
2 3 (5.77%) MVNO
3 1 (1.92%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 32 (61.54%) Axure RP
2 13 (25.00%) Jasmine
2 13 (25.00%) Selenium
3 3 (5.77%) JIRA
4 1 (1.92%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.92%) Maven
4 1 (1.92%) NCrunch
4 1 (1.92%) NUnit
4 1 (1.92%) ProtoShare
4 1 (1.92%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (26.92%) Banking
2 12 (23.08%) Marketing
3 11 (21.15%) Retail
4 6 (11.54%) Finance
5 5 (9.62%) Retail Banking
6 3 (5.77%) Advertising
7 2 (3.85%) Games
8 1 (1.92%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 17 (32.69%) Designer
2 14 (26.92%) Developer
3 13 (25.00%) Angular Developer
3 13 (25.00%) UI Developer
3 13 (25.00%) UX Designer
4 11 (21.15%) Architect
4 11 (21.15%) User Experience Architect
5 9 (17.31%) JavaScript Developer
6 7 (13.46%) HTML CSS Developer
6 7 (13.46%) HTML Developer
6 7 (13.46%) Senior Architect
6 7 (13.46%) Senior Designer
6 7 (13.46%) Senior User Experience Architect
6 7 (13.46%) Senior UX Designer
7 6 (11.54%) UI Designer
7 6 (11.54%) UI/UX Designer
8 5 (9.62%) Interaction Architect
8 5 (9.62%) Usability Architect
9 4 (7.69%) Senior UI Designer
9 4 (7.69%) User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (73.08%) CSS
1 38 (73.08%) HTML
2 34 (65.38%) HTML5
3 28 (53.85%) CSS3
4 16 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 13 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 7 (13.46%) J2EE
6 7 (13.46%) Web Services
7 5 (9.62%) .NET
8 4 (7.69%) Framer.js
9 3 (5.77%) WCF
10 1 (1.92%) Flash
10 1 (1.92%) jQuery
10 1 (1.92%) LESS
10 1 (1.92%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 1 (1.92%) Node.js
10 1 (1.92%) REST
10 1 (1.92%) Sass
10 1 (1.92%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 51 (98.08%) User Experience
2 9 (17.31%) RIA
3 5 (9.62%) Online Banking
4 3 (5.77%) Graphic Design
4 3 (5.77%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (3.85%) Fintech
6 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.46%) Apple iOS
2 3 (5.77%) Android
3 1 (1.92%) Windows
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (65.38%) Wireframes
2 21 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (32.69%) MVC
4 15 (28.85%) Project Management
5 14 (26.92%) MVVM
6 11 (21.15%) Information Architecture
7 9 (17.31%) Mentoring
7 9 (17.31%) Product Management
7 9 (17.31%) Prototyping
7 9 (17.31%) Usability Testing
8 8 (15.38%) Mobile First
8 8 (15.38%) Scrum
8 8 (15.38%) User Stories
9 7 (13.46%) E-Commerce
9 7 (13.46%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (13.46%) SOA
10 6 (11.54%) Psychology
11 5 (9.62%) Conceptual Models
11 5 (9.62%) SDLC
11 5 (9.62%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 36 (69.23%) JavaScript
2 7 (13.46%) Java
3 1 (1.92%) C#
3 1 (1.92%) XAML
Qualifications
1 11 (21.15%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) Master's Degree
Vendors
1 26 (50.00%) Adobe
2 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.92%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.92%) IBM
4 1 (1.92%) Infragistics
4 1 (1.92%) Telerik