Period
to 23 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 23 September 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.

Wireframes (Wireframing)
UK
6 months to
23 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 313 305 263
Rank change year-on-year -8 -42 -2
Contract jobs citing Wireframes 206 768 1,031
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.69% 0.87% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 1.01% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 484 750
Median daily rate £400 £425 £427
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -0.47% +6.75%
10th Percentile £285 £313 £319
90th Percentile £550 £544 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 6
Median hourly rate - £47.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +35.71% +75.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year - +35.71% +75.00%

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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 25,669 76,353 87,970
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 86.40% 86.79% 86.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,168 50,032 58,077
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
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 912 2,282 2,418
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.44 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.24% +19.20% -14.58%
10th Percentile £12.63 £11.80 £11.17
90th Percentile £53.98 £53.75 £50.00
Median hourly rate £30.85 £24.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +28.54% +20.00% -16.67%

Wireframes
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Wireframes as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Wireframes in the UK

Wireframes
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Wireframes.

Daily rate trend for Wireframes in the UK

Wireframes
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Wireframes over the 6 months to 23 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Wireframes in the UK

Wireframes
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Wireframes.

Hourly rate trend for Wireframes in the UK

Wireframes
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireframes within the UK over the 6 months to 23 September 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 -2 182 £400 -4.76% 74
UK excluding London +80 103 £400 - 42
London -15 89 £400 -5.88% 37
Work from Home -37 36 £400 -3.03% 7
South East +130 34 £425 +6.25% 11
Midlands +88 21 £360 -12.73% 8
North of England +93 19 £425 +6.25% 10
West Midlands +68 17 £375 -6.25% 5
East of England +52 13 £500 +3.63% 4
Yorkshire +71 7 £425 - 3
North West +58 6 £481 +20.31% 4
Wales +45 6 £375 +15.38% 4
Scotland +44 6 £356 -13.64% 1
North East +40 6 £363 -17.14% 3
East Midlands +57 4 £308 -35.26% 3
South West +66 3 £438 +12.90% 4
Northern Ireland +15 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 September 2020, 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 with a requirement for Wireframes.

1 149 (72.33%) User Experience
2 83 (40.29%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (33.01%) CSS
4 66 (32.04%) HTML
5 50 (24.27%) Prototyping
6 40 (19.42%) Adobe
6 40 (19.42%) JavaScript
7 36 (17.48%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
8 34 (16.50%) Problem-Solving
8 34 (16.50%) Sketch
9 28 (13.59%) Android
9 28 (13.59%) User Stories
10 27 (13.11%) React
11 26 (12.62%) HTML5
11 26 (12.62%) Apple iOS
11 26 (12.62%) Scrum
12 25 (12.14%) Finance
12 25 (12.14%) Axure RP
13 23 (11.17%) Git (software)
13 23 (11.17%) Photoshop
14 22 (10.68%) Java
15 20 (9.71%) UX Design
15 20 (9.71%) Use Case
15 20 (9.71%) Mobile App
15 20 (9.71%) Figma
16 19 (9.22%) InVision
16 19 (9.22%) Front End Development
16 19 (9.22%) Adobe Illustrator
17 17 (8.25%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
18 16 (7.77%) AngularJS

Wireframes
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 13 (6.31%) CMS
2 4 (1.94%) Apache
2 4 (1.94%) Confluence
2 4 (1.94%) Gunicorn
2 4 (1.94%) nginx
2 4 (1.94%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.94%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.49%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 34 (16.50%) Sketch
2 23 (11.17%) Photoshop
3 20 (9.71%) Figma
4 19 (9.22%) Adobe Illustrator
4 19 (9.22%) InVision
5 14 (6.80%) Adobe XD
6 9 (4.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 8 (3.88%) Zeplin
8 6 (2.91%) MS Visio
9 3 (1.46%) InDesign
9 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Office
9 3 (1.46%) OmniGraffle
10 2 (0.97%) Marvel
11 1 (0.49%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.49%) Chatbot
11 1 (0.49%) GIMP
11 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Excel
11 1 (0.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 1 (0.49%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 2 (0.97%) Magento
1 2 (0.97%) Workfront
2 1 (0.49%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.49%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.83%) Azure
2 9 (4.37%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 7 (3.40%) Office 365
4 5 (2.43%) AWS
4 5 (2.43%) Power Platform
5 4 (1.94%) Amazon Alexa
5 4 (1.94%) Serverless
6 3 (1.46%) Google Analytics
6 3 (1.46%) SaaS
7 2 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.97%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (0.97%) GCP
7 2 (0.97%) npm
7 2 (0.97%) Slack
8 1 (0.49%) Firebase
8 1 (0.49%) Lucidchart
8 1 (0.49%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 1 (0.49%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 1 (0.49%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.94%) HTTP
2 1 (0.49%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.37%) MySQL
2 6 (2.91%) NoSQL
3 5 (2.43%) Redis
4 4 (1.94%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.46%) Big Data
5 3 (1.46%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (1.46%) MariaDB
6 2 (0.97%) Cosmos DB
6 2 (0.97%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.97%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.97%) Ingres
6 2 (0.97%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.49%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.49%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.49%) Power BI
7 1 (0.49%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 25 (12.14%) Axure RP
2 23 (11.17%) Git (software)
3 13 (6.31%) JIRA
4 11 (5.34%) Balsamiq
5 7 (3.40%) webpack
6 4 (1.94%) Jasmine
6 4 (1.94%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (1.46%) Grunt
7 3 (1.46%) Subversion
8 2 (0.97%) Bower
8 2 (0.97%) Selenium
8 2 (0.97%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.49%) Babel
9 1 (0.49%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.49%) Cypress.io
9 1 (0.49%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.49%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.49%) gulp
9 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 25 (12.14%) Finance
2 14 (6.80%) Banking
3 10 (4.85%) Marketing
3 10 (4.85%) Public Sector
4 9 (4.37%) Retail
5 4 (1.94%) Electronics
5 4 (1.94%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.46%) Games
6 3 (1.46%) Legal
6 3 (1.46%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.97%) Publishing
7 2 (0.97%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.49%) Advertising
8 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.49%) Front Office
8 1 (0.49%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.49%) Law
8 1 (0.49%) Local Government
8 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.49%) Military
Job Titles
1 108 (52.43%) Designer
2 81 (39.32%) UX Designer
3 55 (26.70%) Developer
4 34 (16.50%) UI Designer
5 28 (13.59%) UI/UX Designer
6 17 (8.25%) UI Developer
7 16 (7.77%) Analyst
8 15 (7.28%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 12 (5.83%) Business Analyst
9 12 (5.83%) UI/UX Developer
9 12 (5.83%) UX Developer
10 11 (5.34%) Interaction Designer
11 10 (4.85%) Senior Designer
12 9 (4.37%) React Developer
13 8 (3.88%) Full Stack Developer
13 8 (3.88%) Mobile Designer
14 7 (3.40%) Product Owner
14 7 (3.40%) Senior UX Designer
15 6 (2.91%) Mobile UI Designer
15 6 (2.91%) Mobile UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (33.01%) CSS
2 66 (32.04%) HTML
3 27 (13.11%) React
4 26 (12.62%) HTML5
5 16 (7.77%) AngularJS
5 16 (7.77%) Node.js
6 14 (6.80%) CSS3
7 9 (4.37%) React Native
7 9 (4.37%) Redux
7 9 (4.37%) Sass
8 7 (3.40%) .NET
8 7 (3.40%) JSON
8 7 (3.40%) REST
8 7 (3.40%) Vue.js
9 6 (2.91%) Flask
9 6 (2.91%) Web Services
10 5 (2.43%) .NET Framework
10 5 (2.43%) jQuery
10 5 (2.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (1.94%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 149 (72.33%) User Experience
2 20 (9.71%) Mobile App
3 12 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.91%) Graphic Design
5 5 (2.43%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (1.94%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (1.94%) Taxonomies
7 3 (1.46%) Robotics
8 2 (0.97%) Animation
8 2 (0.97%) Biotechnology
8 2 (0.97%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.97%) Life Science
8 2 (0.97%) Vector Graphics
8 2 (0.97%) W3C
9 1 (0.49%) Acoustics
9 1 (0.49%) Blog
9 1 (0.49%) Derivative
9 1 (0.49%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.49%) NHS
9 1 (0.49%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 28 (13.59%) Android
2 26 (12.62%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (40.29%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (24.27%) Prototyping
3 36 (17.48%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
4 34 (16.50%) Problem-Solving
5 28 (13.59%) User Stories
6 26 (12.62%) Scrum
7 20 (9.71%) Use Case
7 20 (9.71%) UX Design
8 19 (9.22%) Front End Development
9 17 (8.25%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
10 15 (7.28%) Information Architecture
11 14 (6.80%) Usability Testing
12 13 (6.31%) DevOps
13 11 (5.34%) Analytics
13 11 (5.34%) Design Thinking
13 11 (5.34%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
13 11 (5.34%) Rapid Prototyping
13 11 (5.34%) Service Design
13 11 (5.34%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (5.34%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (19.42%) JavaScript
2 22 (10.68%) Java
3 9 (4.37%) ES6
3 9 (4.37%) Python
3 9 (4.37%) TypeScript
4 8 (3.88%) C#
4 8 (3.88%) SQL
5 5 (2.43%) C
6 4 (1.94%) Scala
7 3 (1.46%) PHP
7 3 (1.46%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.46%) VB
8 2 (0.97%) Kotlin
9 1 (0.49%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 12 (5.83%) Degree
2 9 (4.37%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.88%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.97%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.49%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.49%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.49%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.88%) QA
2 3 (1.46%) WCAG
3 1 (0.49%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (0.49%) GDPR
3 1 (0.49%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (1.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.46%) TeamSite
2 1 (0.49%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 40 (19.42%) Adobe
2 7 (3.40%) Google
3 5 (2.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.43%) Pega
3 5 (2.43%) Sitecore
4 4 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.46%) Blue Prism
5 3 (1.46%) Oracle
5 3 (1.46%) SAP
5 3 (1.46%) UiPath
6 1 (0.49%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.49%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.49%) CyberArk
6 1 (0.49%) Hotjar
6 1 (0.49%) IBM
6 1 (0.49%) Qualtrics
6 1 (0.49%) Reuters
6 1 (0.49%) Sparx
6 1 (0.49%) Tableau
6 1 (0.49%) Xamarin