Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a UI Designer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 20 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
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 422 389 493
Rank change year-on-year -33 +104 +8
Contract jobs requiring a UI Designer 213 234 126
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.46% 0.52% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.55% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 162 93
London median daily rate £400 £375 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -5.66% +6.00%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £275
90th Percentile £550 £500 £500
England median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
London median hourly rate - £39.81 -
England 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 London. 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
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 44252 42345 44555
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.83% 94.99% 95.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 32037 30120 31401
London median daily rate £493 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.07% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £268
90th Percentile £663 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 548 553 693
London median hourly rate £20.22 £19.62 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.07% +3.24% +8.57%
10th Percentile £12.35 £11.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £48.57
England median hourly rate £18.69 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +1.00% +2.78% +9.09%

UI Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 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
Central London -3 32 £425 - 5
West London -4 9 £325 -13.33% 2
East London -4 3 £350 +3.70% 1
South London -33 3 £475 -5.00%
UI Designer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 London region featuring UI Designer in the job title.

1 151 (70.89%) User Experience
2 97 (45.54%) HTML
3 92 (43.19%) CSS
4 76 (35.68%) Adobe
5 73 (34.27%) Wireframes
6 63 (29.58%) Agile Software Development
7 49 (23.00%) Photoshop
8 48 (22.54%) Prototyping
9 47 (22.07%) Finance
10 44 (20.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 35 (16.43%) InVision
11 35 (16.43%) E-Commerce
12 34 (15.96%) Adobe Illustrator
13 32 (15.02%) Mobile App
14 30 (14.08%) Visualisation
15 28 (13.15%) Data Visualisation
15 28 (13.15%) Banking
16 27 (12.68%) HTML5
17 25 (11.74%) CSS3
18 22 (10.33%) Apple iOS
18 22 (10.33%) JavaScript
19 21 (9.86%) Android
20 19 (8.92%) Typography
20 19 (8.92%) Responsive Web Design
21 18 (8.45%) Degree
22 16 (7.51%) Rapid Prototyping
22 16 (7.51%) Iconography
23 14 (6.57%) Wealth Management
23 14 (6.57%) Marvel
24 13 (6.10%) Axure RP

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 14 (6.57%) Marvel
2 6 (2.82%) CMS
3 3 (1.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (0.94%) Ethereum
4 2 (0.94%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.47%) Confluence
Applications
1 49 (23.00%) Photoshop
2 44 (20.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 35 (16.43%) InVision
4 34 (15.96%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (3.29%) OmniGraffle
6 6 (2.82%) Flinto
7 5 (2.35%) Adobe After Effects
8 3 (1.41%) InDesign
8 3 (1.41%) MS Visio
8 3 (1.41%) UXPin
9 1 (0.47%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.47%) Chatbot
9 1 (0.47%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.82%) GitHub
2 5 (2.35%) Slack
3 2 (0.94%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.76%) Internet
2 1 (0.47%) Broadband
2 1 (0.47%) Intranet
2 1 (0.47%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.47%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 13 (6.10%) Axure RP
2 6 (2.82%) JIRA
3 5 (2.35%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (0.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (0.47%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (0.47%) Mocha
5 1 (0.47%) ProtoShare
General
1 47 (22.07%) Finance
2 28 (13.15%) Banking
3 12 (5.63%) Marketing
3 12 (5.63%) Telecoms
4 9 (4.23%) Retail
5 7 (3.29%) Games
6 5 (2.35%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.94%) Advertising
7 2 (0.94%) Publishing
8 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.47%) French Language
8 1 (0.47%) Front Office
8 1 (0.47%) German Language
8 1 (0.47%) Interactive Media
8 1 (0.47%) Law
8 1 (0.47%) Legal
8 1 (0.47%) Polish Language
8 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (45.54%) HTML
2 92 (43.19%) CSS
3 27 (12.68%) HTML5
4 25 (11.74%) CSS3
5 9 (4.23%) jQuery
6 5 (2.35%) Material Design
6 5 (2.35%) React
6 5 (2.35%) Sass
7 4 (1.88%) AngularJS
8 3 (1.41%) .NET
8 3 (1.41%) Framer.js
8 3 (1.41%) Web Services
9 2 (0.94%) LESS
9 2 (0.94%) Node.js
10 1 (0.47%) CAML
10 1 (0.47%) Chai
10 1 (0.47%) Ember.js
10 1 (0.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (0.47%) XML
10 1 (0.47%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 151 (70.89%) User Experience
2 32 (15.02%) Mobile App
3 11 (5.16%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.76%) Fintech
5 8 (3.76%) Graphic Design
6 5 (2.35%) Animation
7 3 (1.41%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (1.41%) Online Banking
7 3 (1.41%) Social Media
8 2 (0.94%) Bitcoin
8 2 (0.94%) Blog
8 2 (0.94%) Motion Graphics
8 2 (0.94%) Over-the-Top Content
8 2 (0.94%) Photography
9 1 (0.47%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.47%) Podcast
9 1 (0.47%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.47%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.47%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 22 (10.33%) Apple iOS
2 21 (9.86%) Android
3 1 (0.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (34.27%) Wireframes
2 63 (29.58%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (22.54%) Prototyping
4 35 (16.43%) E-Commerce
5 30 (14.08%) Visualisation
6 28 (13.15%) Data Visualisation
7 19 (8.92%) Responsive Web Design
7 19 (8.92%) Typography
8 16 (7.51%) Iconography
8 16 (7.51%) Rapid Prototyping
9 14 (6.57%) Wealth Management
10 13 (6.10%) Scrum
11 12 (5.63%) Customer Insight
11 12 (5.63%) Front End Development
11 12 (5.63%) Web Design
12 11 (5.16%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
13 10 (4.69%) Mobile First
14 9 (4.23%) Time Management
15 8 (3.76%) Analytics
16 7 (3.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 22 (10.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.47%) Java
2 1 (0.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (8.45%) Degree
2 4 (1.88%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.47%) MiFID
1 1 (0.47%) WAI
1 1 (0.47%) WCAG
Vendors
1 76 (35.68%) Adobe
2 3 (1.41%) ATG
2 3 (1.41%) Microsoft
2 3 (1.41%) Oracle
3 2 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.47%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.47%) Hotjar
4 1 (0.47%) iRise
4 1 (0.47%) Monetate
4 1 (0.47%) SAP