The median contractor rate for a Senior UI Designer was £353 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 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.

Senior User Interface Designer
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 584 624 631
Rank change year-on-year +40 +7  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior UI Designer 18 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.038% 0.035% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.037% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 5
Median daily rate £353 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.05% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £333 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £490 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +35.38% -7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 44357 51050 53273
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.75% 94.87% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28704 33277 33414
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1368 1510 2064
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Senior UI Designer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior UI Designer in the UK

Senior UI Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior UI Designer in the UK

Senior UI Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior UI Designer over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior UI Designer in the UK

Senior UI Designer
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 Senior UI Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 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
England +31 18 £353 -17.05% 4
London +3 13 £350 -22.22%
South West - 3 £440 - 1
South East +9 2 £475 - 1
Bristol - 2 £440 -
Brighton - 1 £475 -
East Sussex - 1 £475 -

Senior UI Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Senior 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 featuring Senior UI Designer in the job title.

1 17 (62.96%) User Experience
2 9 (33.33%) Android
3 8 (29.63%) CSS
3 8 (29.63%) HTML
4 6 (22.22%) Adobe
4 6 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (22.22%) Apple iOS
4 6 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (18.52%) Confluence
5 5 (18.52%) HTML5
5 5 (18.52%) Basecamp
5 5 (18.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (18.52%) CSS3
5 5 (18.52%) Subversion
5 5 (18.52%) WCAG
5 5 (18.52%) JIRA
5 5 (18.52%) W3C
5 5 (18.52%) Wireframes
6 4 (14.81%) Photoshop
6 4 (14.81%) MS Visio
6 4 (14.81%) Workflow
6 4 (14.81%) Finance
6 4 (14.81%) Validation
6 4 (14.81%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (14.81%) iPhone
6 4 (14.81%) Workflow Management
6 4 (14.81%) Retail
6 4 (14.81%) Project Management
6 4 (14.81%) Material Design

Senior UI Designer Skill Set
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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (18.52%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (14.81%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (14.81%) MS Visio
2 4 (14.81%) Photoshop
3 2 (7.41%) InVision
3 2 (7.41%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Basecamp
2 2 (7.41%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) JIRA
1 5 (18.52%) Subversion
2 4 (14.81%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
1 4 (14.81%) Retail
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) CSS
1 8 (29.63%) HTML
2 5 (18.52%) CSS3
2 5 (18.52%) HTML5
3 4 (14.81%) Material Design
4 3 (11.11%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 17 (62.96%) User Experience
2 5 (18.52%) W3C
3 4 (14.81%) iPad
3 4 (14.81%) iPhone
4 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.70%) Animation
5 1 (3.70%) Fintech
5 1 (3.70%) Graphic Design
5 1 (3.70%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Android
2 6 (22.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (22.22%) E-Commerce
1 6 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (18.52%) Wireframes
3 4 (14.81%) Project Management
3 4 (14.81%) Validation
3 4 (14.81%) Workflow
3 4 (14.81%) Workflow Management
4 3 (11.11%) Android Development
4 3 (11.11%) Exploratory Testing
4 3 (11.11%) iOS Development
4 3 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 3 (11.11%) Web Design
5 2 (7.41%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (7.41%) Scrum
5 2 (7.41%) Visualisation
6 1 (3.70%) Agile Testing
6 1 (3.70%) B2B
6 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Mobile First
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) WCAG
2 4 (14.81%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Adobe
2 2 (7.41%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.70%) Monetate
Taunton, Somerset
Experis Ltd
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago