Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a UI Designer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 24 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 152 123
Rank change year-on-year +17 -29 -5
Contract jobs requiring a UI Designer 6 10 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.20% 0.28% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.30% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 23
Manchester median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.69% -
10th Percentile £313 £311 £224
90th Percentile £381 £455 £375
North West median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Contract vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 2785 3343 3619
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.86% 94.46% 94.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1766 2136 2088
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £233 £238 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 79 144
Manchester median hourly rate £17.22 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.72% -9.38% +8.47%
10th Percentile £11.34 £10.20 £10.58
90th Percentile £41.10 £37.50 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £17.74 £16.11 £20.50
% change year-on-year +10.14% -21.43% +28.13%

UI Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for UI Designer in Manchester

UI Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UI Designer in Manchester

UI Designer
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 6 months to 24 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
Stockport +4 2 £375 -16.67%
UI Designer
North West

UI Designer Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 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 Manchester region featuring UI Designer in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) User Experience
2 3 (50.00%) Web Design
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) Use Case
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) SVG
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (33.33%) CSS3
3 2 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) Wireframes
3 2 (33.33%) Prototyping
4 1 (16.67%) InVision
4 1 (16.67%) Customer-Centric Approach
4 1 (16.67%) Customer-Centricity
4 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (16.67%) Skype
4 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) Adobe

UI Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (16.67%) InVision
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Skype
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) CSS3
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) HTML5
1 2 (33.33%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Web Design
1 3 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) Prototyping
2 2 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Use Case
2 2 (33.33%) Wireframes
3 1 (16.67%) Customer-Centric Approach
3 1 (16.67%) Customer-Centricity
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe