The median contractor rate for a UI Designer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Interface Designer
England / South East
Rank 214 240 253
Rank change year-on-year +26 +13  
Contract jobs requiring a UI Designer 31 24 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.39% 0.26% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.27% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 12
Median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +15.38%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £325
% change year-on-year -3.44% +11.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £30.20

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 7381 8760 9210
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.04% 95.01% 94.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4170 5353 4928
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 381 377 447
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +8.10%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.30 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

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 25 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 25 March 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 +3 13 £350 -
West Sussex -3 8 £338 -10.00%
Kent - 2 - - 1
Middlesex - 2 - -
Surrey - 2 £250 - 4
Berkshire +20 1 - -
Hampshire +10 1 £250 - 1
East Sussex +5 1 £388 - 1
Sussex - 1 - -
UI Designer
England

UI Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 47 (82.46%) User Experience
2 27 (47.37%) Android
3 25 (43.86%) Apple iOS
4 24 (42.11%) Mobile App
5 23 (40.35%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (38.60%) CSS
7 21 (36.84%) HTML
8 17 (29.82%) Scrum
9 16 (28.07%) Wireframes
10 15 (26.32%) Prototyping
11 14 (24.56%) Android Development
11 14 (24.56%) Banking
12 13 (22.81%) Photoshop
13 12 (21.05%) HTML5
14 11 (19.30%) iPad
14 11 (19.30%) iPhone
14 11 (19.30%) JavaScript
14 11 (19.30%) Finance
14 11 (19.30%) iOS Development
15 9 (15.79%) CSS3
15 9 (15.79%) Adobe
16 8 (14.04%) Animation
16 8 (14.04%) Axure RP
16 8 (14.04%) Mobile Banking
16 8 (14.04%) Exploratory Testing
16 8 (14.04%) Typography
17 7 (12.28%) Front End Development
17 7 (12.28%) Information Architecture
17 7 (12.28%) Apple
17 7 (12.28%) Business Analysis

UI Designer Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 13 (22.81%) Photoshop
2 6 (10.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 6 (10.53%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.75%) InVision
3 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.77%) Adobe Analytics
1 5 (8.77%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) Internet
1 1 (1.75%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) Big Data
1 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (14.04%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.75%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 14 (24.56%) Banking
2 11 (19.30%) Finance
3 3 (5.26%) Marketing
3 3 (5.26%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.75%) Advertising
4 1 (1.75%) Automotive
4 1 (1.75%) Publishing
4 1 (1.75%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (38.60%) CSS
2 21 (36.84%) HTML
3 12 (21.05%) HTML5
4 9 (15.79%) CSS3
5 6 (10.53%) AngularJS
6 5 (8.77%) jQuery
7 2 (3.51%) Material Design
8 1 (1.75%) .NET
8 1 (1.75%) COM
8 1 (1.75%) DOM
8 1 (1.75%) JSON
8 1 (1.75%) Node.js
8 1 (1.75%) React
8 1 (1.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 47 (82.46%) User Experience
2 24 (42.11%) Mobile App
3 11 (19.30%) iPad
3 11 (19.30%) iPhone
4 8 (14.04%) Animation
4 8 (14.04%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.75%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 27 (47.37%) Android
2 25 (43.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (40.35%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (29.82%) Scrum
3 16 (28.07%) Wireframes
4 15 (26.32%) Prototyping
5 14 (24.56%) Android Development
6 11 (19.30%) iOS Development
7 8 (14.04%) Exploratory Testing
7 8 (14.04%) Typography
8 7 (12.28%) Business Analysis
8 7 (12.28%) Front End Development
8 7 (12.28%) Information Architecture
9 5 (8.77%) Analytics
9 5 (8.77%) Data Analytics
9 5 (8.77%) Usability Testing
10 4 (7.02%) Mobile Development
10 4 (7.02%) Rapid Prototyping
11 3 (5.26%) Agile Testing
11 3 (5.26%) Data Visualisation
11 3 (5.26%) Visualisation
12 2 (3.51%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 11 (19.30%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.51%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 9 (15.79%) Adobe
2 7 (12.28%) Apple
3 5 (8.77%) ClickTale
4 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
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