The median contractor rate for a UI Designer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 24 June 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
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 303 344 368
Rank change year-on-year +41 +24  
Contract jobs requiring a UI Designer 110 84 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.54% 0.39% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.41% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 60 43
Median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £299 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £331 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -5.35% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.60 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £175.00 -

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 19396 20655 22146
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.88% 95.29% 94.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 13838 14981 15430
Median daily rate £500 £463 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +5.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 228 376
Median hourly rate £19.82 £17.94 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.46% -4.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.60 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

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 24 June 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 24 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 +8 12 £425 +6.25% 1
UI Designer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 139 (68.81%) User Experience
2 83 (41.09%) Adobe
3 81 (40.10%) HTML
4 79 (39.11%) CSS
5 76 (37.62%) Wireframes
6 50 (24.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 45 (22.28%) Finance
8 44 (21.78%) Photoshop
9 40 (19.80%) Agile Software Development
10 38 (18.81%) HTML5
11 35 (17.33%) Prototyping
12 34 (16.83%) Data Visualisation
12 34 (16.83%) Visualisation
13 32 (15.84%) Adobe Illustrator
13 32 (15.84%) CSS3
14 30 (14.85%) JavaScript
15 28 (13.86%) InVision
16 26 (12.87%) Marketing
17 24 (11.88%) Android
17 24 (11.88%) Apple iOS
18 21 (10.40%) Mobile App
19 19 (9.41%) Typography
19 19 (9.41%) E-Commerce
20 18 (8.91%) Telecoms
20 18 (8.91%) Cash Management
21 17 (8.42%) Axure RP
22 14 (6.93%) Rapid Prototyping
22 14 (6.93%) Web Design
23 13 (6.44%) Degree
23 13 (6.44%) Iconography

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 6 (2.97%) Confluence
2 2 (0.99%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.50%) CMS
Applications
1 50 (24.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 44 (21.78%) Photoshop
3 32 (15.84%) Adobe Illustrator
4 28 (13.86%) InVision
5 8 (3.96%) UXPin
6 5 (2.48%) OmniGraffle
7 4 (1.98%) MS Visio
8 3 (1.49%) InDesign
9 1 (0.50%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.50%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.50%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.50%) GIMP
9 1 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Magento
1 1 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.47%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 5 (2.48%) Basecamp
3 2 (0.99%) GitHub
3 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.49%) Network Security
2 1 (0.50%) Intranet
2 1 (0.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.98%) Big Data
2 3 (1.49%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.50%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 17 (8.42%) Axure RP
2 11 (5.45%) JIRA
3 6 (2.97%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 6 (2.97%) Subversion
4 5 (2.48%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.98%) Dreamweaver
6 3 (1.49%) Hudson
7 1 (0.50%) ProtoShare
7 1 (0.50%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.50%) webpack
General
1 45 (22.28%) Finance
2 26 (12.87%) Marketing
3 18 (8.91%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.96%) Banking
4 8 (3.96%) Retail
5 4 (1.98%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.49%) Music Industry
7 2 (0.99%) Games
7 2 (0.99%) Legal
7 2 (0.99%) Publishing
8 1 (0.50%) Back Office
8 1 (0.50%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.50%) Danish Language
8 1 (0.50%) Electronics
8 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.50%) French Language
8 1 (0.50%) Interactive Media
8 1 (0.50%) International Banking
8 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (40.10%) HTML
2 79 (39.11%) CSS
3 38 (18.81%) HTML5
4 32 (15.84%) CSS3
5 10 (4.95%) AngularJS
6 8 (3.96%) jQuery
7 7 (3.47%) Material Design
8 6 (2.97%) Sass
9 3 (1.49%) D3.js
9 3 (1.49%) Ionic Framework
9 3 (1.49%) SVG
9 3 (1.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (1.49%) XHTML
10 1 (0.50%) Ajax
10 1 (0.50%) Apache Flex
10 1 (0.50%) JSON
10 1 (0.50%) JSP
10 1 (0.50%) Velocity
10 1 (0.50%) XML
10 1 (0.50%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 139 (68.81%) User Experience
2 21 (10.40%) Mobile App
3 9 (4.46%) Graphic Design
4 8 (3.96%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.97%) W3C
6 5 (2.48%) Animation
6 5 (2.48%) Fintech
7 4 (1.98%) BBC
7 4 (1.98%) iPad
7 4 (1.98%) iPhone
7 4 (1.98%) Streaming Video
8 3 (1.49%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (1.49%) Social Media
8 3 (1.49%) Social Network
9 2 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.99%) Photography
10 1 (0.50%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.50%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.50%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 24 (11.88%) Android
1 24 (11.88%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (37.62%) Wireframes
2 40 (19.80%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (17.33%) Prototyping
4 34 (16.83%) Data Visualisation
4 34 (16.83%) Visualisation
5 19 (9.41%) E-Commerce
5 19 (9.41%) Typography
6 18 (8.91%) Cash Management
7 14 (6.93%) Rapid Prototyping
7 14 (6.93%) Web Design
8 13 (6.44%) Iconography
9 12 (5.94%) Responsive Web Design
9 12 (5.94%) Time Management
10 11 (5.45%) Scrum
11 9 (4.46%) A/B Testing
12 8 (3.96%) Analytics
12 8 (3.96%) UX Design
13 7 (3.47%) Front End Development
13 7 (3.47%) Usability Testing
14 6 (2.97%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 30 (14.85%) JavaScript
2 6 (2.97%) Java
3 3 (1.49%) SQL
4 1 (0.50%) C
4 1 (0.50%) ES6
4 1 (0.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (6.44%) Degree
2 1 (0.50%) Master's Degree
2 1 (0.50%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.46%) QA
2 5 (2.48%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 3 (1.49%) Kibana
Vendors
1 83 (41.09%) Adobe
2 9 (4.46%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (2.48%) Monetate
4 2 (0.99%) Apple
5 1 (0.50%) Google
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle
5 1 (0.50%) SAP
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