The median contractor rate for a UI Designer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 29 March 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
England / London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 315 327 333
Rank change year-on-year +12 +6  
Contract jobs requiring a UI Designer 93 113 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.48% 0.50% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.53% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 94 49
Median daily rate £350 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £500 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £325
% change year-on-year -3.44% +11.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £27.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £175.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year - +479.47%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 18549 21328 20201
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.82% 95.03% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 13193 15310 13939
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 239 285 368
Median hourly rate £22.00 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.41% -10.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.57 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

UI Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured UI Designer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for UI Designer in London

UI Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UI Designer in London

UI Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing UI Designer in London over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for UI Designer in London

UI Designer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing UI Designer in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for UI Designer in London

UI Designer
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 UI Designer within the London region over the 3 months to 29 March 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 -10 8 £400 +6.66% 8
Hounslow -2 1 - - 1
UI Designer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 London region featuring UI Designer in the job title.

1 136 (70.83%) User Experience
2 74 (38.54%) HTML
3 71 (36.98%) Adobe
4 69 (35.94%) CSS
5 55 (28.65%) Wireframes
6 54 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
7 50 (26.04%) Photoshop
8 44 (22.92%) Finance
9 43 (22.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 42 (21.88%) Prototyping
11 35 (18.23%) Visualisation
12 31 (16.15%) Apple iOS
13 29 (15.10%) HTML5
13 29 (15.10%) Android
13 29 (15.10%) Marketing
14 28 (14.58%) Adobe Illustrator
14 28 (14.58%) Data Visualisation
15 26 (13.54%) JavaScript
16 25 (13.02%) Axure RP
16 25 (13.02%) Mobile App
17 22 (11.46%) E-Commerce
17 22 (11.46%) Banking
18 21 (10.94%) Cash Management
18 21 (10.94%) CSS3
18 21 (10.94%) InVision
19 20 (10.42%) Typography
20 16 (8.33%) Rapid Prototyping
21 14 (7.29%) Responsive Web Design
22 13 (6.77%) Retail
23 12 (6.25%) Graphic Design

UI Designer Skill Set
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 (2.60%) Confluence
2 1 (0.52%) CMS
2 1 (0.52%) Marvel
2 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 50 (26.04%) Photoshop
2 43 (22.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 28 (14.58%) Adobe Illustrator
4 21 (10.94%) InVision
5 3 (1.56%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (1.04%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.52%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.52%) GIMP
7 1 (0.52%) InDesign
7 1 (0.52%) MS Office
7 1 (0.52%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 3 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.60%) Basecamp
2 4 (2.08%) SaaS
3 3 (1.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.52%) GitHub
5 1 (0.52%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.56%) Network Security
1 3 (1.56%) snoop
2 1 (0.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.08%) Big Data
2 3 (1.56%) NoSQL
2 3 (1.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (13.02%) Axure RP
2 9 (4.69%) JIRA
3 8 (4.17%) Subversion
4 6 (3.13%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 6 (3.13%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.56%) Bitbucket
5 3 (1.56%) Dreamweaver
5 3 (1.56%) NCrunch
5 3 (1.56%) NUnit
5 3 (1.56%) ReSharper
5 3 (1.56%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.04%) Hudson
7 1 (0.52%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.52%) webpack
General
1 44 (22.92%) Finance
2 29 (15.10%) Marketing
3 22 (11.46%) Banking
4 13 (6.77%) Retail
5 12 (6.25%) Telecoms
6 11 (5.73%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.56%) Electronics
7 3 (1.56%) Front Office
7 3 (1.56%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.04%) Legal
9 1 (0.52%) Back Office
9 1 (0.52%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.52%) French Language
9 1 (0.52%) International Banking
9 1 (0.52%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.52%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (38.54%) HTML
2 69 (35.94%) CSS
3 29 (15.10%) HTML5
4 21 (10.94%) CSS3
5 6 (3.13%) jQuery
6 5 (2.60%) AngularJS
7 4 (2.08%) Sass
7 4 (2.08%) SVG
8 3 (1.56%) .NET
8 3 (1.56%) D3.js
8 3 (1.56%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 3 (1.56%) Material Design
8 3 (1.56%) WPF
9 2 (1.04%) React
9 2 (1.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (0.52%) Ajax
10 1 (0.52%) Backbone.js
10 1 (0.52%) LESS
10 1 (0.52%) Node.js
10 1 (0.52%) RAML
Miscellaneous
1 136 (70.83%) User Experience
2 25 (13.02%) Mobile App
3 12 (6.25%) Graphic Design
4 9 (4.69%) W3C
5 5 (2.60%) Fintech
6 4 (2.08%) Animation
6 4 (2.08%) Social Media
6 4 (2.08%) Video on Demand
7 3 (1.56%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (1.56%) Streaming Video
8 2 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.04%) BBC
8 2 (1.04%) Photography
9 1 (0.52%) iPad
9 1 (0.52%) iPhone
9 1 (0.52%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.52%) Motion Graphics
9 1 (0.52%) NHS
9 1 (0.52%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 31 (16.15%) Apple iOS
2 29 (15.10%) Android
3 2 (1.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (28.65%) Wireframes
2 54 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (21.88%) Prototyping
4 35 (18.23%) Visualisation
5 28 (14.58%) Data Visualisation
6 22 (11.46%) E-Commerce
7 21 (10.94%) Cash Management
8 20 (10.42%) Typography
9 16 (8.33%) Rapid Prototyping
10 14 (7.29%) Responsive Web Design
11 12 (6.25%) Time Management
12 10 (5.21%) Web Design
13 9 (4.69%) Information Architecture
14 8 (4.17%) Analytics
14 8 (4.17%) Test Automation
15 7 (3.65%) Usability Testing
15 7 (3.65%) Validation
16 6 (3.13%) Product Management
16 6 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
16 6 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (13.54%) JavaScript
2 11 (5.73%) Java
3 3 (1.56%) C#
3 3 (1.56%) SQL
3 3 (1.56%) XAML
4 1 (0.52%) C
4 1 (0.52%) ES6
4 1 (0.52%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (4.69%) Degree
2 4 (2.08%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.08%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.25%) QA
2 8 (4.17%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 3 (1.56%) Kibana
Vendors
1 71 (36.98%) Adobe
2 5 (2.60%) Monetate
2 5 (2.60%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (1.56%) DevExpress
3 3 (1.56%) IBM
3 3 (1.56%) Infragistics
3 3 (1.56%) SAP
3 3 (1.56%) Telerik
4 2 (1.04%) Apple
4 2 (1.04%) Google
5 1 (0.52%) Facebook
5 1 (0.52%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle
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