Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a UI Designer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 20 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
England > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 332 344 347
Rank change year-on-year +12 +3 0
Contract jobs requiring a UI Designer 40 34 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.24% 0.21% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.22% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 16 50
South East median daily rate £375 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14% +12.00%
10th Percentile £250 £225 £262
90th Percentile £500 £391 £389
England median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £30.50 £39.81 £9.00
% change year-on-year -23.38% +342.31% -74.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Contract vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 15802 15500 18416
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.52% 93.97% 94.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 9382 9237 10813
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +7.12%
10th Percentile £238 £225 £230
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 641 769 921
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.63 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.28% +6.08% +15.63%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.25 £10.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £47.50
England median hourly rate £18.69 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +1.00% +2.78% +9.09%

UI Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 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
Thames Valley -8 20 £300 -11.76% 5
East Sussex - 10 £400 - 3
Berkshire 0 9 £350 -2.10% 3
Surrey -11 6 £375 +102.70% 1
Buckinghamshire -23 6 £275 - 1
Oxfordshire +2 5 £450 +38.46% 1
Hampshire +5 1 £350 +16.67%
West Sussex -8 1 - -
Kent -15 1 £275 -
UI Designer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 South East region featuring UI Designer in the job title.

1 31 (77.50%) User Experience
2 17 (42.50%) HTML
2 17 (42.50%) CSS
3 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (37.50%) Wireframes
5 12 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
7 10 (25.00%) Photoshop
7 10 (25.00%) Prototyping
8 9 (22.50%) Adobe
8 9 (22.50%) Adobe Illustrator
9 7 (17.50%) Finance
10 6 (15.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 4 (10.00%) Web Design
11 4 (10.00%) Sass
11 4 (10.00%) Analytics
11 4 (10.00%) Web Development
11 4 (10.00%) Rapid Prototyping
11 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
11 4 (10.00%) .NET
11 4 (10.00%) Scrum
11 4 (10.00%) Degree
11 4 (10.00%) InVision
11 4 (10.00%) Typography
12 3 (7.50%) Collaborative Working
12 3 (7.50%) Marketing
12 3 (7.50%) jQuery
12 3 (7.50%) HTML5
12 3 (7.50%) Axure RP
13 2 (5.00%) CSS3

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:

Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 9 (22.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (15.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (10.00%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (2.50%) Google Analytics
1 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Axure RP
General
1 7 (17.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Marketing
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Law
3 1 (2.50%) Publishing
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (42.50%) CSS
1 17 (42.50%) HTML
2 4 (10.00%) .NET
2 4 (10.00%) Sass
3 3 (7.50%) HTML5
3 3 (7.50%) jQuery
4 2 (5.00%) CSS3
5 1 (2.50%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 31 (77.50%) User Experience
2 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) e-Learning
2 2 (5.00%) Graphic Design
2 2 (5.00%) Learning Management System
2 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.00%) SCORM
3 1 (2.50%) Animation
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.50%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Android
1 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.50%) Linux
1 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (37.50%) Wireframes
3 12 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 10 (25.00%) Prototyping
5 4 (10.00%) Analytics
5 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (10.00%) Rapid Prototyping
5 4 (10.00%) Scrum
5 4 (10.00%) Typography
5 4 (10.00%) Web Design
5 4 (10.00%) Web Development
6 3 (7.50%) Collaborative Working
7 2 (5.00%) Business Development
7 2 (5.00%) Data Analytics
7 2 (5.00%) Innovative Thinking
7 2 (5.00%) Product Management
7 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.00%) Usability Testing
7 2 (5.00%) User Stories
7 2 (5.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) PhD
2 2 (5.00%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Adobe
2 1 (2.50%) ClickTale