Period
to 14 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Low-Fidelity Prototypes skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Low-Fidelity Prototypes over the 6 months to 14 July 2020 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.

Low-Fidelity Prototypes\Mock-ups\Wireframes
UK
6 months to
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 548 818 849
Rank change year-on-year +270 +31 -2
Contract jobs citing Low-Fidelity Prototypes 28 47 59
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.070% 0.050% 0.056%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.081% 0.058% 0.065%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 37 45
Median daily rate £425 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.56% +11.11%
10th Percentile £379 £313 £359
90th Percentile £500 £525 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Low-Fidelity Prototypes 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 34,456 81,036 90,951
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 85.88% 87.01% 86.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,649 53,358 59,959
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,191 2,292 2,483
Median hourly rate £31.61 £25.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.44% +16.28% -14.00%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.85 £11.17
90th Percentile £54.01 £52.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate £24.70 £24.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.92% +20.00% -20.00%

Low-Fidelity Prototypes
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Low-Fidelity Prototypes as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Low-Fidelity Prototypes in the UK

Low-Fidelity Prototypes
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Low-Fidelity Prototypes.

Daily rate trend for Low-Fidelity Prototypes in the UK

Low-Fidelity Prototypes
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Low-Fidelity Prototypes over the 6 months to 14 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Low-Fidelity Prototypes in the UK

Low-Fidelity Prototypes
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Low-Fidelity Prototypes within the UK over the 6 months to 14 July 2020. 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
England +240 23 £425 - 1
London +181 19 £425 +6.25%
UK excluding London +214 7 £425 -5.56% 1
Scotland +69 4 £450 -18.18%
South West +75 2 £425 -
Yorkshire - 1 £425 -
North of England - 1 £425 -

For the 6 months to 14 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Low-Fidelity Prototypes 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 with a requirement for Low-Fidelity Prototypes.

1 25 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (89.29%) Wireframes
2 16 (57.14%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
3 15 (53.57%) CSS
4 14 (50.00%) User Experience
5 8 (28.57%) Prototyping
5 8 (28.57%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
5 8 (28.57%) Finance
6 7 (25.00%) Pair Programming
6 7 (25.00%) HTML
6 7 (25.00%) Node.js
6 7 (25.00%) React
6 7 (25.00%) Technical Debt
6 7 (25.00%) InVision
6 7 (25.00%) GraphQL
7 6 (21.43%) Figma
7 6 (21.43%) Axure RP
7 6 (21.43%) Adobe
7 6 (21.43%) Marketing
8 5 (17.86%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (14.29%) Sketch
9 4 (14.29%) Android
9 4 (14.29%) UX Design
9 4 (14.29%) Apple iOS
9 4 (14.29%) Business Analysis
9 4 (14.29%) SEO
10 3 (10.71%) GIS
10 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
10 3 (10.71%) Degree
10 3 (10.71%) Product Management

Low-Fidelity Prototypes
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 7 (25.00%) InVision
2 6 (21.43%) Figma
3 4 (14.29%) Sketch
4 2 (7.14%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (7.14%) Adobe Premiere
4 2 (7.14%) Adobe XD
4 2 (7.14%) Zeplin
5 1 (3.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (3.57%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (3.57%) Marvel
5 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) GIS
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Axure RP
2 2 (7.14%) JIRA
3 1 (3.57%) Balsamiq
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 6 (21.43%) Marketing
3 3 (10.71%) Public Sector
4 1 (3.57%) Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Electronics
4 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Designer
2 14 (50.00%) UX Designer
3 7 (25.00%) Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Digital Developer
3 7 (25.00%) React Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Senior React Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Digital Designer
5 3 (10.71%) Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Business Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Principal Business Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) UI Designer
5 3 (10.71%) UI/UX Designer
6 2 (7.14%) Digital UX Designer
6 2 (7.14%) Interaction Designer
7 1 (3.57%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Copywriter
7 1 (3.57%) Digital Content Designer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Designer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (53.57%) CSS
2 7 (25.00%) GraphQL
2 7 (25.00%) HTML
2 7 (25.00%) Node.js
2 7 (25.00%) React
3 2 (7.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (7.14%) Taxonomies
2 2 (7.14%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Android
1 4 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (89.29%) Wireframes
2 16 (57.14%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
3 8 (28.57%) Prototyping
3 8 (28.57%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
4 7 (25.00%) Pair Programming
4 7 (25.00%) Technical Debt
5 5 (17.86%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 4 (14.29%) SEO
6 4 (14.29%) UX Design
7 3 (10.71%) Mobile First
7 3 (10.71%) Product Management
7 3 (10.71%) Value Proposition
7 3 (10.71%) Wardley Maps
8 2 (7.14%) Customer-Centric Approach
8 2 (7.14%) Customer-Centricity
8 2 (7.14%) Design Thinking
8 2 (7.14%) Lead Generation
8 2 (7.14%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Adobe
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) SAP