Period
to 27 January 2021

The median contractor rate for a UI Developer was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 27 January 2021.

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 Developer
England > London
6 months to
27 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 295 325 380
Rank change year-on-year +30 +55 -69
Contract jobs requiring a UI Developer 115 190 254
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.64% 0.64% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.68% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 117 183
Median daily rate £525 £565 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.08% +0.44% +12.50%
10th Percentile £425 £413 £364
90th Percentile £713 £738 £688
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £25.00 -
England median hourly rate £59.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year +57.33% - -

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 16,627 27,832 41,464
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.85% 93.55% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,002 20,305 30,194
Median daily rate £500 £500 £500
10th Percentile £313 £300 £313
90th Percentile £700 £688 £675
England median daily rate £475 £463 £465
% change year-on-year +2.70% -0.54% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 361 517
Median hourly rate £32.50 £21.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.76% +7.69% +3.19%
10th Percentile £18.20 £12.44 £12.50
90th Percentile £63.90 £52.50 £47.09
Median hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% - +0.84%

UI Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for UI Developer in London

UI Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for UI Developer in London

UI Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing UI Developer in London over the 6 months to 27 January 2021.

Daily rate histogram for UI Developer in London

UI Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Hourly rate trend for UI Developer in London

UI Developer
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 Developer within the London region over the 6 months to 27 January 2021. 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 +62 5 £500 -6.98% 2
West London +45 4 £575 +53.33%
UI Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2021, UI Developer contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring UI Developer in the job title.

1 89 (77.39%) JavaScript
2 77 (66.96%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (62.61%) User Experience
4 71 (61.74%) React
5 60 (52.17%) Finance
6 57 (49.57%) Node.js
7 54 (46.96%) Front Office
7 54 (46.96%) Java
8 48 (41.74%) Wireframes
9 44 (38.26%) HTML
10 41 (35.65%) Web Services
10 41 (35.65%) Python
10 41 (35.65%) Degree
11 40 (34.78%) Investment Management
11 40 (34.78%) AWS
11 40 (34.78%) Portfolio Management
12 38 (33.04%) Azure
12 38 (33.04%) CSS
13 37 (32.17%) Release Management
13 37 (32.17%) Software Engineering
14 36 (31.30%) GCP
14 36 (31.30%) Kubernetes
14 36 (31.30%) Docker
14 36 (31.30%) Terraform
14 36 (31.30%) Kotlin
14 36 (31.30%) Asset Management
14 36 (31.30%) Release Automation
15 34 (29.57%) HTML5
16 27 (23.48%) Banking
17 26 (22.61%) Redux

UI Developer 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 4 (3.48%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (2.61%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.87%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 40 (34.78%) AWS
2 38 (33.04%) Azure
3 36 (31.30%) GCP
4 7 (6.09%) npm
5 5 (4.35%) Yarn
6 3 (2.61%) Adobe Analytics
6 3 (2.61%) Google Analytics
7 2 (1.74%) GitHub
8 1 (0.87%) Power Platform
8 1 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.61%) HTTP
2 2 (1.74%) DVB
2 2 (1.74%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.74%) Big Data
1 2 (1.74%) MongoDB
1 2 (1.74%) NoSQL
1 2 (1.74%) Oracle Database
1 2 (1.74%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.87%) Power BI
2 1 (0.87%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 8 (6.96%) Git (software)
1 8 (6.96%) webpack
2 6 (5.22%) JIRA
3 4 (3.48%) Jasmine
4 3 (2.61%) Selenium
5 2 (1.74%) Cypress.io
5 2 (1.74%) GDB
5 2 (1.74%) GNU Toolchain
5 2 (1.74%) Grunt
5 2 (1.74%) gulp
5 2 (1.74%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (1.74%) Mocha
5 2 (1.74%) Protractor
5 2 (1.74%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.87%) CMake
6 1 (0.87%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.87%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.87%) Xcode
General
1 60 (52.17%) Finance
2 54 (46.96%) Front Office
3 27 (23.48%) Banking
4 12 (10.43%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.48%) Legal
6 3 (2.61%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.61%) Public Sector
6 3 (2.61%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.74%) French Language
7 2 (1.74%) Marketing
7 2 (1.74%) Retail
8 1 (0.87%) Electronics
8 1 (0.87%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (61.74%) React
2 57 (49.57%) Node.js
3 44 (38.26%) HTML
4 41 (35.65%) Web Services
5 38 (33.04%) CSS
6 34 (29.57%) HTML5
7 26 (22.61%) Redux
8 16 (13.91%) CSS3
9 13 (11.30%) AngularJS
10 12 (10.43%) .NET
11 9 (7.83%) jQuery
11 9 (7.83%) Sass
12 6 (5.22%) Jest
12 6 (5.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (4.35%) JSON
13 5 (4.35%) REST
14 4 (3.48%) .NET Framework
14 4 (3.48%) Ajax
14 4 (3.48%) D3.js
14 4 (3.48%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 72 (62.61%) User Experience
2 7 (6.09%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.48%) Graphic Design
4 4 (3.48%) Virtual Team
5 3 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.61%) Derivative
5 3 (2.61%) Fixed Income
5 3 (2.61%) W3C
6 2 (1.74%) Digital TV
6 2 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.74%) Market Risk
6 2 (1.74%) MPEG
6 2 (1.74%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.74%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.74%) STB
6 2 (1.74%) Video\Live Streaming
7 1 (0.87%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.87%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.61%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.74%) Linux
3 1 (0.87%) Mac OS
3 1 (0.87%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (66.96%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (41.74%) Wireframes
3 40 (34.78%) Investment Management
3 40 (34.78%) Portfolio Management
4 37 (32.17%) Release Management
4 37 (32.17%) Software Engineering
5 36 (31.30%) Asset Management
5 36 (31.30%) Release Automation
6 19 (16.52%) Front End Development
7 17 (14.78%) Scrum
8 16 (13.91%) TDD
9 11 (9.57%) User Stories
10 10 (8.70%) BDD
11 8 (6.96%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (6.96%) Open Source
11 8 (6.96%) Test Automation
12 6 (5.22%) Computer Science
12 6 (5.22%) Unit Testing
12 6 (5.22%) Visualisation
12 6 (5.22%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 89 (77.39%) JavaScript
2 54 (46.96%) Java
3 41 (35.65%) Python
4 36 (31.30%) Kotlin
5 22 (19.13%) TypeScript
6 12 (10.43%) C#
7 8 (6.96%) ES6
8 6 (5.22%) Scala
9 5 (4.35%) C++
10 4 (3.48%) C
10 4 (3.48%) SQL
11 2 (1.74%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.74%) ES7
11 2 (1.74%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.74%) R
11 2 (1.74%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (35.65%) Degree
2 4 (3.48%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.61%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.74%) Master's Degree
4 2 (1.74%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.87%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.87%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.61%) WCAG
2 2 (1.74%) QA
3 1 (0.87%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.87%) WAI
System Software
1 36 (31.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 36 (31.30%) Kubernetes
1 36 (31.30%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (3.48%) DevExpress
1 4 (3.48%) Microsoft
1 4 (3.48%) Pega
2 3 (2.61%) Optimizely
2 3 (2.61%) Oracle
2 3 (2.61%) Syncfusion
2 3 (2.61%) Telerik
3 2 (1.74%) Adobe
3 2 (1.74%) Google
3 2 (1.74%) SAP
4 1 (0.87%) Infor