Period
to 18 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Figma skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Figma over the 6 months to 18 January 2022 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.

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England > London
6 months to
18 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 335 383 506
Rank change year-on-year +48 +123 +131
Contract jobs citing Figma 249 15 19
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.67% 0.087% 0.063%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.72% 0.23% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 13 10
10th Percentile £373 £316 £296
25th Percentile £425 £363 £305
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £400 £350
Median % change year-on-year +31.25% +14.29% -30.00%
75th Percentile £600 £438 £500
90th Percentile £672 £470 £539
England median daily rate £500 £338 £400
% change year-on-year +48.15% -15.63% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
10th Percentile £26.65 - -
25th Percentile £27.25 - -
Median hourly rate £52.50 - -
75th Percentile £60.50 - -
90th Percentile £63.20 - -
England median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 -
% change year-on-year +5.13% - -

Figma is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 14,510 6,466 10,299
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.81% 37.47% 34.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,790 4,810 7,520
10th Percentile £396 £328 £313
25th Percentile £475 £413 £424
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £500 £525
Median % change year-on-year +15.00% -4.76% -
75th Percentile £675 £600 £613
90th Percentile £750 £688 £700
England median daily rate £535 £488 £500
% change year-on-year +9.74% -2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 24 75
10th Percentile £13.88 £20.30 £15.80
25th Percentile £20.02 £22.44 £18.70
Median hourly rate £25.00 £25.50 £21.50
Median % change year-on-year -1.96% +18.60% +14.67%
75th Percentile £55.00 £57.19 £40.85
90th Percentile £69.59 £68.00 £78.75
England median hourly rate £20.90 £22.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -5.00% +10.00% +14.29%

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Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Figma as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Figma in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Figma in London.

Daily rate trend for Figma in London

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Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Figma in London over the 6 months to 18 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Figma in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Figma in London.

Hourly rate trend for Figma in London

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Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Figma in London over the 6 months to 18 January 2022.

Hourly rate histogram for Figma in London

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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 Figma within the London region over the 6 months to 18 January 2022. 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
Central London -34 26 £600 +33.33% 17
West London - 10 £399 - 5
South London - 1 £425 -
East London - 1 £400 - 2
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England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Figma also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for Figma.

1 206 (82.73%) User Experience
2 190 (76.31%) UX Design
3 118 (47.39%) Sketch
4 100 (40.16%) Wireframes
5 92 (36.95%) Adobe
6 87 (34.94%) Prototyping
7 83 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 74 (29.72%) InVision
9 53 (21.29%) Social Skills
10 52 (20.88%) Finance
11 42 (16.87%) Accessibility
12 40 (16.06%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
13 39 (15.66%) JIRA
14 38 (15.26%) Axure RP
15 37 (14.86%) User Research
16 36 (14.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
17 33 (13.25%) Adobe XD
18 31 (12.45%) Miro
19 30 (12.05%) Visualisation
20 29 (11.65%) Mobile App
20 29 (11.65%) Workshop Facilitation
21 28 (11.24%) Data Visualisation
22 27 (10.84%) Confluence
22 27 (10.84%) JavaScript
23 26 (10.44%) UX Research
24 23 (9.24%) HTML
25 22 (8.84%) CSS
25 22 (8.84%) B2B
26 21 (8.43%) React
26 21 (8.43%) Design Thinking

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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 27 (10.84%) Confluence
2 6 (2.41%) CMS
3 3 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.40%) WordPress
Applications
1 118 (47.39%) Sketch
2 74 (29.72%) InVision
3 36 (14.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 33 (13.25%) Adobe XD
5 20 (8.03%) Adobe Illustrator
5 20 (8.03%) Photoshop
6 16 (6.43%) Zeplin
7 6 (2.41%) Marvel
8 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (1.20%) OmniGraffle
9 2 (0.80%) UserZoom
10 1 (0.40%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.40%) Flinto
10 1 (0.40%) InDesign
10 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Excel
10 1 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 1 (0.40%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Shopify
1 1 (0.40%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 31 (12.45%) Miro
2 18 (7.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 13 (5.22%) SaaS
4 7 (2.81%) Azure
5 5 (2.01%) GitHub
6 3 (1.20%) npm
7 1 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.40%) Dropbox
7 1 (0.40%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.40%) Google Drive
7 1 (0.40%) Heroku
7 1 (0.40%) Power Platform
7 1 (0.40%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.40%) Internet
1 1 (0.40%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.40%) Big Data
1 1 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (0.40%) Power BI
1 1 (0.40%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 39 (15.66%) JIRA
2 38 (15.26%) Axure RP
3 6 (2.41%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.61%) webpack
5 1 (0.40%) Balsamiq
5 1 (0.40%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.40%) ESLint
5 1 (0.40%) git-flow
5 1 (0.40%) Grunt
5 1 (0.40%) gulp
5 1 (0.40%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.40%) Storybook
5 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 53 (21.29%) Social Skills
2 52 (20.88%) Finance
3 15 (6.02%) Front Office
3 15 (6.02%) Retail
4 14 (5.62%) Presentation Skills
5 13 (5.22%) Marketing
6 11 (4.42%) Telecoms
7 9 (3.61%) Banking
8 7 (2.81%) Public Sector
9 6 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (1.61%) Games
11 3 (1.20%) Influencing Skills
11 3 (1.20%) Multimedia
11 3 (1.20%) Publishing
11 3 (1.20%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.80%) Automotive
12 2 (0.80%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 2 (0.80%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.80%) Law
12 2 (0.80%) Legal
Job Titles
1 218 (87.55%) Designer
2 130 (52.21%) UX Designer
3 99 (39.76%) UI Designer
4 65 (26.10%) UI/UX Designer
5 49 (19.68%) Senior Designer
6 34 (13.65%) Senior UX Designer
7 17 (6.83%) Developer
7 17 (6.83%) Senior UI Designer
8 15 (6.02%) Visual Designer
9 14 (5.62%) Lead Designer
10 12 (4.82%) Lead UX Designer
11 11 (4.42%) Senior UI/UX Designer
12 10 (4.02%) React Developer
12 10 (4.02%) UI Developer
12 10 (4.02%) UX Developer
13 9 (3.61%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 9 (3.61%) Software Engineer
13 9 (3.61%) UI Engineer
13 9 (3.61%) UI/UX Developer
13 9 (3.61%) UX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (9.24%) HTML
2 22 (8.84%) CSS
3 21 (8.43%) React
4 15 (6.02%) Node.js
5 9 (3.61%) Material-UI
6 7 (2.81%) HTML5
7 6 (2.41%) CSS3
8 3 (1.20%) Sass
9 2 (0.80%) D3.js
9 2 (0.80%) Framer.js
9 2 (0.80%) GraphQL
9 2 (0.80%) Next.js
10 1 (0.40%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.40%) Enzyme
10 1 (0.40%) GatsbyJS
10 1 (0.40%) Jest
10 1 (0.40%) Redux
10 1 (0.40%) Smart Contracts
10 1 (0.40%) Vue.js
10 1 (0.40%) web3js
Miscellaneous
1 206 (82.73%) User Experience
2 29 (11.65%) Mobile App
3 18 (7.23%) Virtual Team
4 13 (5.22%) Hedge funds
5 9 (3.61%) Data Protection Act
5 9 (3.61%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (3.21%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.81%) Animation
8 3 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.20%) Graphic Design
8 3 (1.20%) Social Media
9 2 (0.80%) Blog
9 2 (0.80%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.80%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (0.80%) Motion Graphics
9 2 (0.80%) Over-the-Top Content
9 2 (0.80%) Video on Demand
10 1 (0.40%) Market Risk
10 1 (0.40%) Photography
10 1 (0.40%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.61%) Android
2 8 (3.21%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.40%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (76.31%) UX Design
2 100 (40.16%) Wireframes
3 87 (34.94%) Prototyping
4 83 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (16.06%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
6 37 (14.86%) User Research
7 30 (12.05%) Visualisation
8 29 (11.65%) Workshop Facilitation
9 28 (11.24%) Data Visualisation
10 26 (10.44%) UX Research
11 22 (8.84%) B2B
12 21 (8.43%) Design Thinking
13 20 (8.03%) Usability Testing
14 19 (7.63%) Collaborative Working
14 19 (7.63%) Problem-Solving
15 18 (7.23%) Strategic Thinking
16 17 (6.83%) Human-Centred Design
17 16 (6.43%) User Stories
18 15 (6.02%) Analytics
18 15 (6.02%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 27 (10.84%) JavaScript
2 17 (6.83%) TypeScript
3 2 (0.80%) Python
4 1 (0.40%) Java
4 1 (0.40%) PHP
4 1 (0.40%) Solidity
Qualifications
1 10 (4.02%) Degree
2 3 (1.20%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.80%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (16.87%) Accessibility
2 11 (4.42%) WCAG
3 7 (2.81%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.80%) Docker
2 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.40%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 92 (36.95%) Adobe
2 19 (7.63%) Microsoft
3 7 (2.81%) Google
4 3 (1.20%) ServiceNow
4 3 (1.20%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.40%) Hotjar
5 1 (0.40%) IBM
5 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com