The median contractor rate for a UI Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 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.

User Interface Developer
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 300 410 416
Rank change year-on-year +110 +6  
Contract jobs requiring a UI Developer 358 249 236
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.76% 0.46% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.49% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 173 166
Median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £617 £593 £531
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £340
% change year-on-year - +10.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 - -

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 44648 51085 52304
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 94.85% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 98420 117801 120925
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 £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4481 5171 7481
Median hourly rate £18.69 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.80% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £45.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

UI Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for UI Developer in the UK

UI Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UI Developer in the UK

UI Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing UI Developer over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for UI Developer in the UK

UI Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for UI Developer in the UK

UI Developer
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UI Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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 +101 329 £450 - 43
London +88 218 £513 +13.88% 21
UK excluding London +50 137 £375 - 26
Midlands +35 30 £450 +20.00% 3
East of England +4 24 £300 -7.69% 3
South East +22 23 £375 -16.66% 6
North of England +42 18 £400 -3.03% 8
South West 0 15 £325 -4.76% 2
Northern Ireland -34 15 £289 -27.84%
Scotland +31 10 £375 +3.44% 4
Wales 0 2 £288 -28.12%

UI Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 UI Developer in the job title.

1 547 (77.59%) JavaScript
2 496 (70.35%) HTML
3 477 (67.66%) CSS
4 345 (48.94%) AngularJS
5 339 (48.09%) HTML5
6 333 (47.23%) Agile Software Development
7 246 (34.89%) CSS3
8 234 (33.19%) User Experience
9 197 (27.94%) Front End Development
10 182 (25.82%) jQuery
11 174 (24.68%) React
12 172 (24.40%) TDD
13 141 (20.00%) Finance
14 139 (19.72%) C#
15 135 (19.15%) Node.js
16 131 (18.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 131 (18.58%) Scrum
17 129 (18.30%) Java
18 127 (18.01%) Sass
19 121 (17.16%) Banking
20 117 (16.60%) .NET
21 114 (16.17%) Web Development
22 98 (13.90%) Git (software)
23 93 (13.19%) MVC
24 87 (12.34%) OO
25 86 (12.20%) Angular 2
26 80 (11.35%) JSON
27 79 (11.21%) Web Services
28 74 (10.50%) MVVM
29 71 (10.07%) Jasmine

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 16 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (1.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 13 (1.84%) CMS
4 12 (1.70%) Apache
5 9 (1.28%) Confluence
6 7 (0.99%) WordPress
7 4 (0.57%) Apache Spark
7 4 (0.57%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (0.43%) Drupal
9 2 (0.28%) ArcGIS
9 2 (0.28%) EPiServer
9 2 (0.28%) Facebook Platform
9 2 (0.28%) GeoServer
9 2 (0.28%) Kentico
9 2 (0.28%) OpenEdge
9 2 (0.28%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.28%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.14%) Magnolia
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.14%) SAS
Applications
1 44 (6.24%) Photoshop
2 18 (2.55%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (1.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 12 (1.70%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.14%) Doxygen
5 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (2.13%) RMDS
2 2 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.12%) Amazon AWS
1 22 (3.12%) GitHub
2 20 (2.84%) SaaS
3 10 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.99%) AWS Lambda
5 6 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.85%) IaaS
5 6 (0.85%) PaaS
6 1 (0.14%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 38 (5.39%) HTTP
2 15 (2.13%) SSL
3 5 (0.71%) DNS
3 5 (0.71%) Intranet
3 5 (0.71%) SMTP
3 5 (0.71%) SSH
4 3 (0.43%) Internet
4 3 (0.43%) Network Security
5 2 (0.28%) DSL
5 2 (0.28%) LDAP
5 2 (0.28%) Link 16
5 2 (0.28%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
6 1 (0.14%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (0.14%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.14%) Broadband
6 1 (0.14%) snoop
6 1 (0.14%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (8.94%) SQL Server
2 19 (2.70%) Relational Database
3 15 (2.13%) Big Data
4 14 (1.99%) NoSQL
5 11 (1.56%) SQL Server 2016
6 10 (1.42%) MySQL
6 10 (1.42%) Oracle Database
7 9 (1.28%) RDBMS
7 9 (1.28%) SQLPlus
8 7 (0.99%) Amazon Redshift
8 7 (0.99%) Apache Hive
8 7 (0.99%) Presto
9 6 (0.85%) Hadoop
10 4 (0.57%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.43%) Blockchain
12 2 (0.28%) Data Lake
12 2 (0.28%) GIS
12 2 (0.28%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 98 (13.90%) Git (software)
2 71 (10.07%) Grunt
2 71 (10.07%) Jasmine
3 57 (8.09%) gulp
4 50 (7.09%) Mocha
5 49 (6.95%) webpack
6 41 (5.82%) Selenium
7 39 (5.53%) Subversion
8 33 (4.68%) Karma Test Runner
9 31 (4.40%) JIRA
10 30 (4.26%) Jenkins
10 30 (4.26%) Visual Studio
11 28 (3.97%) NUnit
12 20 (2.84%) Protractor
13 17 (2.41%) Cucumber
14 15 (2.13%) Bower
15 14 (1.99%) SpecFlow
15 14 (1.99%) TeamCity
16 13 (1.84%) Axure RP
16 13 (1.84%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 141 (20.00%) Finance
2 121 (17.16%) Banking
3 66 (9.36%) Front Office
4 46 (6.52%) Investment Banking
5 40 (5.67%) Retail
6 9 (1.28%) Marketing
7 6 (0.85%) Publishing
8 5 (0.71%) Advertising
8 5 (0.71%) Retail Banking
8 5 (0.71%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.57%) Electronics
9 4 (0.57%) Games
10 3 (0.43%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.28%) Avionics
11 2 (0.28%) Interactive Media
11 2 (0.28%) Legal
11 2 (0.28%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.28%) Military
12 1 (0.14%) Automotive
12 1 (0.14%) Prime Brokerage
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 496 (70.35%) HTML
2 477 (67.66%) CSS
3 345 (48.94%) AngularJS
4 339 (48.09%) HTML5
5 246 (34.89%) CSS3
6 182 (25.82%) jQuery
7 174 (24.68%) React
8 135 (19.15%) Node.js
9 131 (18.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 127 (18.01%) Sass
11 117 (16.60%) .NET
12 86 (12.20%) Angular 2
13 80 (11.35%) JSON
14 79 (11.21%) Web Services
15 70 (9.93%) Ajax
16 61 (8.65%) WPF
17 58 (8.23%) RESTful
18 53 (7.52%) Redux
19 50 (7.09%) LESS
20 47 (6.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 234 (33.19%) User Experience
2 58 (8.23%) Greenfield Project
3 36 (5.11%) Fixed Income
4 34 (4.82%) Fintech
5 29 (4.11%) Mobile App
6 25 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
7 24 (3.40%) Computer Science
7 24 (3.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 22 (3.12%) W3C
9 21 (2.98%) Derivative
10 17 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
11 14 (1.99%) Animation
11 14 (1.99%) Equities
12 8 (1.13%) Equity Derivative
12 8 (1.13%) Market Risk
13 7 (0.99%) Social Media
14 6 (0.85%) Data Structures
14 6 (0.85%) Online Banking
15 5 (0.71%) iPad
15 5 (0.71%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (3.26%) Linux
2 15 (2.13%) Unix
3 14 (1.99%) Apple iOS
4 9 (1.28%) Android
5 8 (1.13%) AIX
6 6 (0.85%) Windows
7 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 333 (47.23%) Agile Software Development
2 197 (27.94%) Front End Development
3 172 (24.40%) TDD
4 131 (18.58%) Scrum
5 114 (16.17%) Web Development
6 93 (13.19%) MVC
7 87 (12.34%) OO
8 74 (10.50%) MVVM
9 65 (9.22%) Test Automation
10 58 (8.23%) BDD
11 53 (7.52%) Continuous Integration
12 49 (6.95%) Wireframes
13 42 (5.96%) SDLC
14 40 (5.67%) Responsive Web Design
14 40 (5.67%) Visualisation
15 34 (4.82%) Data Visualisation
16 32 (4.54%) Electronic Trading
17 30 (4.26%) Analytics
18 29 (4.11%) E-Commerce
18 29 (4.11%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 547 (77.59%) JavaScript
2 139 (19.72%) C#
3 129 (18.30%) Java
4 71 (10.07%) TypeScript
5 67 (9.50%) ES6
6 63 (8.94%) SQL
7 23 (3.26%) Python
7 23 (3.26%) XAML
8 22 (3.12%) PL/SQL
9 18 (2.55%) PHP
10 16 (2.27%) Shell Script
11 10 (1.42%) Scala
12 9 (1.28%) T-SQL
13 7 (0.99%) PowerShell
13 7 (0.99%) VB.NET
14 6 (0.85%) Apple Swift
14 6 (0.85%) Objective-C
15 5 (0.71%) C++
15 5 (0.71%) Groovy
16 4 (0.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 41 (5.82%) Degree
2 19 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (2.13%) Security Cleared
4 12 (1.70%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.43%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.14%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (1.99%) MiFID
2 11 (1.56%) QA
3 5 (0.71%) WAI
4 4 (0.57%) WCAG
5 3 (0.43%) SLA
6 2 (0.28%) MIL-STD-1553
System Software
1 9 (1.28%) Docker
2 5 (0.71%) HDFS
3 2 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (0.99%) Control-M
2 4 (0.57%) Ansible
2 4 (0.57%) Kibana
3 3 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.28%) Puppet
5 1 (0.14%) logstash
5 1 (0.14%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 50 (7.09%) Microsoft
2 47 (6.67%) Adobe
3 34 (4.82%) Oracle
4 15 (2.13%) Reuters
4 15 (2.13%) Siebel
5 14 (1.99%) TIBCO
6 13 (1.84%) ION Trading
7 11 (1.56%) Telerik
7 11 (1.56%) Twitter
8 10 (1.42%) ServiceNow
9 9 (1.28%) Sencha
10 7 (0.99%) Google
11 5 (0.71%) Apple
11 5 (0.71%) Infragistics
11 5 (0.71%) Monetate
12 4 (0.57%) SAP
13 2 (0.28%) DevExpress
13 2 (0.28%) Facebook
14 1 (0.14%) FXall
14 1 (0.14%) Solace
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