Period
to 13 November 2018

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 13 November 2018 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
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 279 264 286
Rank change year-on-year -15 +22 -15
Contract jobs citing Wireframes 969 1,034 953
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.93% 1.01% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 1.18% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 688 710 680
UK median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £280
90th Percentile £563 £538 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £386 £375
% change year-on-year +10.03% +3.00% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 11
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £34.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.00% -41.99% +59.31%
10th Percentile £33.00 £16.65 £26.00
90th Percentile £37.20 £48.75 £48.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +75.00% -23.08% -11.86%

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 89,569 87,612 89,358
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 86.35% 85.76% 85.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 59,261 58,217 58,879
UK median daily rate £460 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £300 £278 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,338 2,111 2,459
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £23.08 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.66% +2.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.50 £49.25 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -10.42% +6.67% -

Wireframes
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Wireframes in the UK

Wireframes
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireframes in the UK

Wireframes
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wireframes over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wireframes in the UK

Wireframes
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wireframes in the UK

Wireframes
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wireframes over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Wireframes in the UK

Wireframes
Top 16 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 13 November 2018. 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 -20 876 £430 +1.18% 345
UK excluding London -8 515 £425 +10.03% 205
London -29 444 £450 +5.88% 153
South East -3 182 £450 +12.50% 51
North of England -20 88 £390 +11.43% 65
Midlands -10 85 £425 +21.43% 24
West Midlands +9 61 £425 +32.81% 13
Scotland 0 53 £403 +7.33% 10
North West +5 49 £425 +21.43% 38
South West -30 40 £400 +3.23% 27
East of England -16 37 £373 -4.49% 25
Yorkshire -11 35 £378 +9.03% 20
Wales -4 28 £400 - 2
East Midlands -15 24 £425 +21.43% 11
North East -1 4 £425 -2.86% 7
Northern Ireland - 2 £325 -

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, 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.

1 734 (75.75%) User Experience
2 439 (45.30%) Agile Software Development
3 332 (34.26%) HTML
4 323 (33.33%) CSS
5 261 (26.93%) JavaScript
6 255 (26.32%) Prototyping
7 204 (21.05%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
8 198 (20.43%) Axure RP
9 191 (19.71%) Finance
10 167 (17.23%) Scrum
11 159 (16.41%) Adobe
12 150 (15.48%) HTML5
13 143 (14.76%) InVision
14 140 (14.45%) Photoshop
15 120 (12.38%) Mobile App
16 115 (11.87%) User Stories
17 114 (11.76%) CSS3
18 111 (11.46%) Information Architecture
19 110 (11.35%) Front End Development
20 108 (11.15%) React
21 105 (10.84%) Problem-Solving
22 104 (10.73%) Responsive Web Design
23 97 (10.01%) E-Commerce
24 93 (9.60%) jQuery
25 90 (9.29%) Sass
26 88 (9.08%) Analytics
27 87 (8.98%) AngularJS
27 87 (8.98%) Usability Testing
27 87 (8.98%) Git (software)
28 81 (8.36%) Analytical Skills

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 39 (4.02%) CMS
2 26 (2.68%) Confluence
3 17 (1.75%) WordPress
4 16 (1.65%) SharePoint
5 13 (1.34%) Drupal
5 13 (1.34%) Marvel
6 4 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (0.41%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.21%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.10%) Apache
9 1 (0.10%) Ethereum
9 1 (0.10%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.10%) IIS
9 1 (0.10%) SAS
9 1 (0.10%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 143 (14.76%) InVision
2 140 (14.45%) Photoshop
3 62 (6.40%) Adobe Illustrator
4 46 (4.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 21 (2.17%) OmniGraffle
6 13 (1.34%) MS Visio
7 12 (1.24%) Microsoft Office
8 11 (1.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 10 (1.03%) Adobe After Effects
10 9 (0.93%) GIMP
11 7 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
11 7 (0.72%) UXPin
12 5 (0.52%) Adobe Premiere
12 5 (0.52%) InDesign
12 5 (0.52%) UserZoom
13 4 (0.41%) Microsoft Project
14 3 (0.31%) Flinto
15 2 (0.21%) Acrobat
16 1 (0.10%) 3ds Max
16 1 (0.10%) Maya
Business Applications
1 7 (0.72%) Magento
2 4 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.21%) Exstream
4 1 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.10%) Shopify
4 1 (0.10%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 31 (3.20%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 27 (2.79%) npm
3 25 (2.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (1.34%) Google Analytics
5 10 (1.03%) Office 365
6 9 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (0.83%) Adobe Analytics
8 7 (0.72%) GitHub
9 6 (0.62%) Serverless
10 5 (0.52%) SaaS
10 5 (0.52%) Slack
10 5 (0.52%) Trello
11 3 (0.31%) Google Play
12 2 (0.21%) Amazon Alexa
12 2 (0.21%) Apigee
12 2 (0.21%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (0.21%) Dynamics 365
12 2 (0.21%) Google Tag Manager
12 2 (0.21%) SuccessFactors
12 2 (0.21%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.75%) Internet
2 15 (1.55%) HTTP
3 10 (1.03%) Intranet
4 3 (0.31%) Bluetooth
4 3 (0.31%) RIP
4 3 (0.31%) Skype
5 2 (0.21%) SMS
6 1 (0.10%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.10%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (1.65%) MySQL
2 12 (1.24%) Blockchain
3 9 (0.93%) Big Data
4 8 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (0.83%) Relational Database
5 7 (0.72%) Hadoop
5 7 (0.72%) Power BI
5 7 (0.72%) Redis
5 7 (0.72%) SQL Server
6 6 (0.62%) Ingres
6 6 (0.62%) Oracle Database
6 6 (0.62%) RDBMS
7 3 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.21%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (0.21%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.21%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.10%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.10%) GIS
9 1 (0.10%) MarkLogic
9 1 (0.10%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 198 (20.43%) Axure RP
2 87 (8.98%) Git (software)
3 75 (7.74%) JIRA
4 39 (4.02%) webpack
5 30 (3.10%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 30 (3.10%) gulp
6 29 (2.99%) Grunt
7 16 (1.65%) Jenkins
7 16 (1.65%) Subversion
8 13 (1.34%) Babel
8 13 (1.34%) Jasmine
9 12 (1.24%) Selenium
10 10 (1.03%) Bitbucket
11 9 (0.93%) Karma Test Runner
11 9 (0.93%) Mocha
12 8 (0.83%) Firebug
13 7 (0.72%) git-flow
13 7 (0.72%) TeamCity
14 6 (0.62%) Capybara
15 5 (0.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 191 (19.71%) Finance
2 79 (8.15%) Marketing
3 77 (7.95%) Banking
4 66 (6.81%) Retail
5 30 (3.10%) Telecoms
6 20 (2.06%) Advertising
7 12 (1.24%) Legal
8 7 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (0.62%) Automotive
10 5 (0.52%) Electronics
10 5 (0.52%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.52%) Games
11 4 (0.41%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.41%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.31%) Dutch Language
12 3 (0.31%) Front Office
12 3 (0.31%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.31%) Publishing
12 3 (0.31%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.21%) Law
Job Titles
1 505 (52.12%) Designer
2 428 (44.17%) UX Designer
3 217 (22.39%) Developer
4 130 (13.42%) UI Designer
5 104 (10.73%) Analyst
6 96 (9.91%) UI/UX Designer
7 92 (9.49%) Business Analyst
8 75 (7.74%) UI Developer
9 67 (6.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 58 (5.99%) Senior Designer
11 56 (5.78%) React Developer
12 49 (5.06%) Senior UX Designer
13 47 (4.85%) JavaScript Developer
14 38 (3.92%) Consultant
15 37 (3.82%) UX Developer
16 31 (3.20%) Angular Developer
16 31 (3.20%) User Experience Consultant
17 28 (2.89%) Digital Designer
17 28 (2.89%) UI/UX Developer
18 25 (2.58%) Mobile Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 332 (34.26%) HTML
2 323 (33.33%) CSS
3 150 (15.48%) HTML5
4 114 (11.76%) CSS3
5 108 (11.15%) React
6 93 (9.60%) jQuery
7 90 (9.29%) Sass
8 87 (8.98%) AngularJS
9 61 (6.30%) RESTful
10 56 (5.78%) JSON
10 56 (5.78%) Node.js
11 43 (4.44%) Redux
12 40 (4.13%) Ajax
13 39 (4.02%) REST
14 34 (3.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 30 (3.10%) LESS
15 30 (3.10%) XML
16 23 (2.37%) .NET
17 20 (2.06%) DOM
17 20 (2.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 734 (75.75%) User Experience
2 120 (12.38%) Mobile App
3 81 (8.36%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (2.68%) Self-Motivation
5 21 (2.17%) Graphic Design
5 21 (2.17%) Taxonomies
6 20 (2.06%) Computer Science
6 20 (2.06%) Fintech
6 20 (2.06%) Greenfield Project
7 19 (1.96%) Social Media
8 18 (1.86%) Data Structures
9 14 (1.44%) W3C
10 9 (0.93%) Analytical Mindset
10 9 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (0.83%) Management Information System
12 7 (0.72%) Blog
12 7 (0.72%) Over-the-Top Content
12 7 (0.72%) Video on Demand
13 6 (0.62%) Internet of Things
13 6 (0.62%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 50 (5.16%) Android
1 50 (5.16%) Apple iOS
2 7 (0.72%) Windows
3 6 (0.62%) Unix
4 5 (0.52%) Linux
5 1 (0.10%) watchOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 439 (45.30%) Agile Software Development
2 255 (26.32%) Prototyping
3 204 (21.05%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
4 167 (17.23%) Scrum
5 115 (11.87%) User Stories
6 111 (11.46%) Information Architecture
7 110 (11.35%) Front End Development
8 105 (10.84%) Problem-Solving
9 104 (10.73%) Responsive Web Design
10 97 (10.01%) E-Commerce
11 88 (9.08%) Analytics
12 87 (8.98%) Usability Testing
13 76 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
14 65 (6.71%) TDD
15 50 (5.16%) Collaborative Working
15 50 (5.16%) Use Case
16 47 (4.85%) Web Development
17 46 (4.75%) B2B
17 46 (4.75%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
18 45 (4.64%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 261 (26.93%) JavaScript
2 39 (4.02%) Java
3 36 (3.72%) ES6
4 30 (3.10%) TypeScript
5 26 (2.68%) PHP
6 24 (2.48%) SQL
7 11 (1.14%) Python
8 9 (0.93%) ES7
8 9 (0.93%) PHP 5
9 8 (0.83%) C#
9 8 (0.83%) PHP 7
10 4 (0.41%) JSX
11 3 (0.31%) ES8
11 3 (0.31%) R
12 2 (0.21%) Apple Swift
12 2 (0.21%) Assembly Language
12 2 (0.21%) C
12 2 (0.21%) Clojure
12 2 (0.21%) VB
13 1 (0.10%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 66 (6.81%) Degree
2 29 (2.99%) Security Cleared
3 23 (2.37%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.52%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (0.52%) Master's Degree
5 4 (0.41%) MBA
5 4 (0.41%) PMI Certification
5 4 (0.41%) PMP
6 3 (0.31%) DBS Check
6 3 (0.31%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.31%) ISEB
7 2 (0.21%) IIBA
8 1 (0.10%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.10%) CCA
8 1 (0.10%) CSQA
8 1 (0.10%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.10%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (4.23%) QA
2 5 (0.52%) SLA
3 3 (0.31%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.31%) GDPR
4 2 (0.21%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.21%) WAI
5 1 (0.10%) PMO
5 1 (0.10%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.10%) WCAG
System Software
1 20 (2.06%) Docker
2 1 (0.10%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.10%) Ansible
1 1 (0.10%) Grafana
1 1 (0.10%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.10%) Puppet
1 1 (0.10%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (0.10%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 159 (16.41%) Adobe
2 29 (2.99%) Microsoft
3 28 (2.89%) Google
4 19 (1.96%) Oracle
5 10 (1.03%) EXTOL
6 9 (0.93%) OpenText
7 8 (0.83%) MuleSoft
8 6 (0.62%) ClickTale
8 6 (0.62%) SAP
8 6 (0.62%) Sitecore
9 4 (0.41%) Apple
9 4 (0.41%) Cisco
9 4 (0.41%) hybris
9 4 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (0.41%) Xamarin
10 3 (0.31%) CA Agile Central
10 3 (0.31%) Cypress Semiconductor
10 3 (0.31%) DevExpress
10 3 (0.31%) Omniture
10 3 (0.31%) Tableau