The median contractor rate for a UI Designer was £419 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East 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 / South East
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 216 245 259
Rank change year-on-year +29 +14  
Contract jobs requiring a UI Designer 23 25 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.30% 0.28% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.29% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 11
Median daily rate £419 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.64% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £375 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £331 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -5.35% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 the South East. 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
South East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 7221 8475 8976
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.54% 94.99% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4232 5056 5117
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 307 385 431
Median hourly rate £17.77 £20.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.15% +23.91%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £46.00 £40.00
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 the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for UI Designer in the South East

UI Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UI Designer in the South East

UI Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing UI Designer in the South East over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for UI Designer in the South East

UI Designer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for UI Designer in the South East

UI Designer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East 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
Buckinghamshire -14 6 £325 +18.18% 1
Surrey - 6 £450 - 3
East Sussex - 4 £438 - 4
Berkshire +20 2 £375 -3.22% 1
Hampshire +14 2 £288 +9.52%
Kent -2 2 £400 +45.45%
UI Designer
England

UI Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

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 South East region featuring UI Designer in the job title.

1 49 (90.74%) User Experience
2 28 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (42.59%) Android
4 21 (38.89%) Apple iOS
5 19 (35.19%) HTML
5 19 (35.19%) CSS
6 17 (31.48%) Mobile App
7 16 (29.63%) Scrum
8 15 (27.78%) Banking
8 15 (27.78%) Wireframes
9 12 (22.22%) Prototyping
10 10 (18.52%) Finance
11 9 (16.67%) Android Development
12 8 (14.81%) Animation
13 7 (12.96%) Usability Testing
13 7 (12.96%) iPhone
13 7 (12.96%) CSS3
13 7 (12.96%) HTML5
13 7 (12.96%) iPad
13 7 (12.96%) Adobe Illustrator
13 7 (12.96%) Apple
13 7 (12.96%) Photoshop
13 7 (12.96%) Front End Development
13 7 (12.96%) Typography
14 6 (11.11%) iOS Development
14 6 (11.11%) JavaScript
14 6 (11.11%) Internet
14 6 (11.11%) Online Banking
14 6 (11.11%) Adobe
15 5 (9.26%) Axure RP

UI Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (1.85%) Marvel
Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (12.96%) Photoshop
2 4 (7.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.85%) Flinto
3 1 (1.85%) InDesign
3 1 (1.85%) InVision
3 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Adobe Analytics
1 2 (3.70%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.85%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (1.85%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Axure RP
General
1 15 (27.78%) Banking
2 10 (18.52%) Finance
3 5 (9.26%) Marketing
4 3 (5.56%) Retail
5 2 (3.70%) Automotive
6 1 (1.85%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (35.19%) CSS
1 19 (35.19%) HTML
2 7 (12.96%) CSS3
2 7 (12.96%) HTML5
3 4 (7.41%) AngularJS
4 3 (5.56%) jQuery
4 3 (5.56%) Material Design
5 2 (3.70%) Framer.js
6 1 (1.85%) Node.js
6 1 (1.85%) React
6 1 (1.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 49 (90.74%) User Experience
2 17 (31.48%) Mobile App
3 8 (14.81%) Animation
4 7 (12.96%) iPad
4 7 (12.96%) iPhone
5 6 (11.11%) Online Banking
6 4 (7.41%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.85%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 23 (42.59%) Android
2 21 (38.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (29.63%) Scrum
3 15 (27.78%) Wireframes
4 12 (22.22%) Prototyping
5 9 (16.67%) Android Development
6 7 (12.96%) Front End Development
6 7 (12.96%) Typography
6 7 (12.96%) Usability Testing
7 6 (11.11%) iOS Development
8 4 (7.41%) Business Analysis
8 4 (7.41%) E-Commerce
8 4 (7.41%) Exploratory Testing
8 4 (7.41%) Information Architecture
8 4 (7.41%) Rapid Prototyping
8 4 (7.41%) Web Design
9 3 (5.56%) Data Visualisation
9 3 (5.56%) Mobile Development
9 3 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (5.56%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (12.96%) Apple
2 6 (11.11%) Adobe
3 2 (3.70%) ClickTale
4 1 (1.85%) hybris
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.85%) SAP
4 1 (1.85%) Twitter
4 1 (1.85%) Usabilla
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits
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