Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior UI Developer was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 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.

Senior User Interface Developer
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 837 837 846
Rank change year-on-year 0 +9 -38
Contract jobs requiring a Senior UI Developer 47 62 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.046% 0.059% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.062% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 51 36
UK median daily rate £525 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £370 £381 £363
90th Percentile £638 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £456 £450
% change year-on-year -11.78% +1.39% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
UK median hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £21.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 97824 99914 107019
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 94.76% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 64542 65150 68083
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £392 £375
% change year-on-year +2.04% +4.53% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2932 3310 4089
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.88% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.77
% change year-on-year - -1.52% +9.96%

Senior UI Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Senior UI Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Senior UI Developer in the UK

Senior UI Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior UI Developer in the UK

Senior UI Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior UI Developer over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior UI Developer in the UK

Senior UI Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior UI Developer.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior UI Developer in the UK

Senior UI Developer
Top 9 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 Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 22 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
England +3 44 £525 +10.53% 10
London -41 37 £525 +10.53% 6
UK excluding London +25 10 £403 -11.78% 4
Scotland -10 3 £500 +21.21%
East of England -10 3 £380 -
Midlands +25 2 £425 -
East Midlands - 2 £425 -
South East +7 1 £325 -40.91% 1
South West +3 1 £370 -32.73%

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Senior UI Developer 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 Developer in the job title.

1 37 (78.72%) HTML
1 37 (78.72%) JavaScript
2 32 (68.09%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (63.83%) CSS
4 28 (59.57%) HTML5
5 22 (46.81%) User Experience
6 20 (42.55%) CSS3
7 19 (40.43%) AngularJS
8 16 (34.04%) Java
8 16 (34.04%) Finance
9 15 (31.91%) TDD
9 15 (31.91%) Sass
10 14 (29.79%) React
10 14 (29.79%) Banking
11 13 (27.66%) ES6
11 13 (27.66%) Front End Development
12 12 (25.53%) Scrum
12 12 (25.53%) OO
12 12 (25.53%) Git (software)
13 11 (23.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 10 (21.28%) TypeScript
14 10 (21.28%) Node.js
14 10 (21.28%) C#
15 9 (19.15%) Front Office
15 9 (19.15%) Unit Testing
16 8 (17.02%) Test Automation
16 8 (17.02%) RESTful
17 7 (14.89%) MVVM
17 7 (14.89%) SOA
17 7 (14.89%) .NET

Senior UI Developer 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 3 (6.38%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.26%) Confluence
2 2 (4.26%) JBoss
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 5 (10.64%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (4.26%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.13%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) GitHub
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (6.38%) npm
2 2 (4.26%) Office 365
3 1 (2.13%) IaaS
3 1 (2.13%) PaaS
3 1 (2.13%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.13%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 12 (25.53%) Git (software)
2 6 (12.77%) Jasmine
3 5 (10.64%) Axure RP
3 5 (10.64%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 5 (10.64%) Mocha
3 5 (10.64%) Selenium
4 4 (8.51%) gulp
5 3 (6.38%) Jenkins
5 3 (6.38%) JIRA
5 3 (6.38%) JUnit
5 3 (6.38%) Maven
5 3 (6.38%) TeamCity
5 3 (6.38%) webpack
6 2 (4.26%) Grunt
6 2 (4.26%) SoapUI
6 2 (4.26%) Subversion
7 1 (2.13%) Bower
7 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 16 (34.04%) Finance
2 14 (29.79%) Banking
3 9 (19.15%) Front Office
4 6 (12.77%) Investment Banking
5 5 (10.64%) Retail
5 5 (10.64%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.13%) Marketing
6 1 (2.13%) Prime Brokerage
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (78.72%) HTML
2 30 (63.83%) CSS
3 28 (59.57%) HTML5
4 20 (42.55%) CSS3
5 19 (40.43%) AngularJS
6 15 (31.91%) Sass
7 14 (29.79%) React
8 11 (23.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 10 (21.28%) Node.js
10 8 (17.02%) RESTful
11 7 (14.89%) .NET
11 7 (14.89%) J2EE
11 7 (14.89%) Redux
11 7 (14.89%) Web Services
12 6 (12.77%) Semantic HTML
12 6 (12.77%) WPF
13 5 (10.64%) jQuery
13 5 (10.64%) JSON
14 4 (8.51%) Chai
14 4 (8.51%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 22 (46.81%) User Experience
2 6 (12.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (10.64%) Derivative
4 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.51%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (6.38%) Equities
5 3 (6.38%) New Media
6 2 (4.26%) Fixed Income
7 1 (2.13%) Fintech
7 1 (2.13%) Graphic Design
7 1 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (2.13%) iPad
7 1 (2.13%) Virtual Team
7 1 (2.13%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.38%) Apple iOS
1 3 (6.38%) Mac OS
2 1 (2.13%) Android
2 1 (2.13%) Linux
2 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (68.09%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (31.91%) TDD
3 13 (27.66%) Front End Development
4 12 (25.53%) OO
4 12 (25.53%) Scrum
5 9 (19.15%) Unit Testing
6 8 (17.02%) Test Automation
7 7 (14.89%) MVVM
7 7 (14.89%) SOA
8 6 (12.77%) E-Commerce
8 6 (12.77%) MVC
8 6 (12.77%) OOP
9 5 (10.64%) Mobile First
9 5 (10.64%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (8.51%) BDD
10 4 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (8.51%) Data Modelling
10 4 (8.51%) Mentoring
10 4 (8.51%) Visualisation
10 4 (8.51%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 37 (78.72%) JavaScript
2 16 (34.04%) Java
3 13 (27.66%) ES6
4 10 (21.28%) C#
4 10 (21.28%) TypeScript
5 6 (12.77%) SQL
6 2 (4.26%) Apple Swift
6 2 (4.26%) PHP
6 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.13%) Python
7 1 (2.13%) Scala
7 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) WCAG
2 2 (4.26%) WAI
3 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (10.64%) Adobe
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle
3 2 (4.26%) Atlassian
3 2 (4.26%) SAP
4 1 (2.13%) FXall
4 1 (2.13%) hybris
4 1 (2.13%) Reuters
4 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com