Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Wireframes skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Wireframes over the 6 months to 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the 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.

Wireframes (Wireframing)
England > South East
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 207 212 269
Rank change year-on-year +5 +57 -13
Contract jobs citing Wireframes 191 164 107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.16% 1.01% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 1.20% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 87 67
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +3.09%
10th Percentile £334 £312 £239
90th Percentile £500 £513 £490
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 3
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £41.25 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.15% +13.01% -
10th Percentile £33.00 £27.00 £19.15
90th Percentile £39.40 £48.75 £47.05
England median hourly rate £35.00 £26.62 £38.25
% change year-on-year +31.50% -30.42% +82.93%

Wireframes is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 14,135 13,702 14,284
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 85.92% 84.21% 83.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,517 8,185 8,689
South East median daily rate £435 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 494 468 589
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% - -2.17%
10th Percentile £11.85 £11.25 £11.73
90th Percentile £51.25 £49.50 £50.00
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.66 £22.50
% change year-on-year -14.84% +9.60% +3.85%

Wireframes
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Wireframes as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Wireframes in the South East

Wireframes
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireframes in the South East

Wireframes
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wireframes in the South East over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wireframes in the South East

Wireframes
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 Wireframes in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wireframes in the South East

Wireframes
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wireframes in the South East over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Wireframes in the South East

Wireframes
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 Wireframes within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 October 2018. 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 +36 92 £388 +3.33% 20
Berkshire +23 66 £395 +12.86% 11
Surrey -10 60 £475 +11.76% 7
Buckinghamshire +10 19 £388 -6.06% 4
Hampshire -44 16 £450 +14.29% 9
East Sussex +7 10 £359 - 4
Kent +2 10 £350 -17.65% 5
Oxfordshire +12 7 £403 -19.50% 5
West Sussex -10 3 £500 -10.20%
Wireframes
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Wireframes also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Wireframes.

1 132 (69.11%) User Experience
2 108 (56.54%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (30.89%) HTML
4 56 (29.32%) CSS
5 53 (27.75%) JavaScript
6 51 (26.70%) Scrum
7 44 (23.04%) Finance
7 44 (23.04%) Prototyping
8 38 (19.90%) Axure RP
9 33 (17.28%) Degree
9 33 (17.28%) InVision
10 32 (16.75%) Photoshop
11 31 (16.23%) Information Architecture
12 28 (14.66%) Usability Testing
13 24 (12.57%) Use Case
14 23 (12.04%) Stakeholder Management
14 23 (12.04%) CSS3
15 22 (11.52%) jQuery
15 22 (11.52%) Requirements Analysis
16 21 (10.99%) Marketing
16 21 (10.99%) User Stories
17 20 (10.47%) Mobile App
17 20 (10.47%) Sass
17 20 (10.47%) HTML5
17 20 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
17 20 (10.47%) React
17 20 (10.47%) Front End Development
17 20 (10.47%) Web Development
18 19 (9.95%) AngularJS
19 17 (8.90%) Git (software)

Wireframes
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 13 (6.81%) CMS
2 6 (3.14%) Confluence
3 4 (2.09%) Drupal
3 4 (2.09%) WordPress
4 2 (1.05%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 33 (17.28%) InVision
2 32 (16.75%) Photoshop
3 7 (3.66%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (3.66%) UXPin
4 4 (2.09%) UserZoom
5 3 (1.57%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (1.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (1.05%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.05%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (1.05%) Exstream
2 1 (0.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.14%) Adobe Analytics
1 6 (3.14%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.57%) Google Play
3 2 (1.05%) npm
4 1 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.62%) HTTP
2 3 (1.57%) Bluetooth
3 2 (1.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.14%) Oracle Database
1 6 (3.14%) RDBMS
1 6 (3.14%) Relational Database
2 4 (2.09%) MySQL
3 3 (1.57%) Blockchain
4 1 (0.52%) GIS
4 1 (0.52%) MarkLogic
4 1 (0.52%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.52%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 38 (19.90%) Axure RP
2 17 (8.90%) Git (software)
3 10 (5.24%) JIRA
4 6 (3.14%) Subversion
5 4 (2.09%) Firebug
5 4 (2.09%) Jasmine
6 2 (1.05%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 2 (1.05%) Grunt
6 2 (1.05%) gulp
6 2 (1.05%) JUnit
6 2 (1.05%) Mocha
6 2 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.05%) Visual Studio
General
1 44 (23.04%) Finance
2 21 (10.99%) Marketing
3 15 (7.85%) Banking
3 15 (7.85%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.57%) Legal
4 3 (1.57%) Retail
5 2 (1.05%) Advertising
5 2 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.52%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 84 (43.98%) Designer
2 74 (38.74%) UX Designer
3 45 (23.56%) Developer
4 33 (17.28%) Analyst
5 30 (15.71%) Business Analyst
6 25 (13.09%) UI Designer
7 22 (11.52%) UI Developer
8 16 (8.38%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 16 (8.38%) UI/UX Designer
9 15 (7.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 14 (7.33%) JavaScript Developer
11 11 (5.76%) Mobile Designer
11 11 (5.76%) Mobile UX Designer
11 11 (5.76%) UX Developer
12 10 (5.24%) React Developer
12 10 (5.24%) Senior Designer
12 10 (5.24%) Senior UX Designer
13 9 (4.71%) UI/UX Developer
13 9 (4.71%) User Experience Researcher
14 8 (4.19%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (30.89%) HTML
2 56 (29.32%) CSS
3 23 (12.04%) CSS3
4 22 (11.52%) jQuery
5 20 (10.47%) HTML5
5 20 (10.47%) React
5 20 (10.47%) Sass
6 19 (9.95%) AngularJS
7 11 (5.76%) Ajax
7 11 (5.76%) Node.js
8 9 (4.71%) JSON
9 7 (3.66%) RESTful
9 7 (3.66%) XML
10 6 (3.14%) GraphQL
10 6 (3.14%) REST
11 5 (2.62%) Electron Framework
11 5 (2.62%) Ionic Framework
12 4 (2.09%) OpenLayers
12 4 (2.09%) Redux
13 3 (1.57%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 132 (69.11%) User Experience
2 20 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (10.47%) Mobile App
3 7 (3.66%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.14%) Social Media
5 5 (2.62%) W3C
6 4 (2.09%) Taxonomies
7 3 (1.57%) PMI
8 2 (1.05%) 3D Printing
8 2 (1.05%) Graphic Design
8 2 (1.05%) Life Science
8 2 (1.05%) Robotics
9 1 (0.52%) Animation
9 1 (0.52%) Fintech
9 1 (0.52%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.52%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.14%) Unix
2 5 (2.62%) Android
2 5 (2.62%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (56.54%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (26.70%) Scrum
3 44 (23.04%) Prototyping
4 31 (16.23%) Information Architecture
5 28 (14.66%) Usability Testing
6 24 (12.57%) Use Case
7 23 (12.04%) Stakeholder Management
8 22 (11.52%) Requirements Analysis
9 21 (10.99%) User Stories
10 20 (10.47%) Front End Development
10 20 (10.47%) Web Development
11 17 (8.90%) Problem-Solving
12 15 (7.85%) Analytics
12 15 (7.85%) Collaborative Working
13 14 (7.33%) Rapid Prototyping
14 13 (6.81%) Guerrilla Testing
15 12 (6.28%) Asset Management
16 10 (5.24%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
17 9 (4.71%) E-Commerce
18 8 (4.19%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 53 (27.75%) JavaScript
2 12 (6.28%) TypeScript
3 6 (3.14%) ES6
4 4 (2.09%) PHP
4 4 (2.09%) PHP 5
4 4 (2.09%) PHP 7
5 2 (1.05%) Java
6 1 (0.52%) C#
6 1 (0.52%) C++
6 1 (0.52%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 33 (17.28%) Degree
2 5 (2.62%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.57%) Master's Degree
3 3 (1.57%) MBA
3 3 (1.57%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.57%) PMP
3 3 (1.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.52%) ISEB
4 1 (0.52%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.14%) QA
2 3 (1.57%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (4.71%) EXTOL
1 9 (4.71%) OpenText
2 7 (3.66%) Google
3 6 (3.14%) Adobe
3 6 (3.14%) ClickTale
3 6 (3.14%) Oracle
4 4 (2.09%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.57%) Apple
5 3 (1.57%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.05%) Cypress Semiconductor
7 1 (0.52%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (0.52%) MuleSoft