Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 261 261 287
Rank change year-on-year 0 +26 -14
Contract jobs citing Wireframes 1,038 993 978
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.02% 1.02% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 1.19% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 745 676 717
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £319 £298 £278
90th Percentile £565 £538 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +11.84% +1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 5
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £42.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.00% -53.05% +99.79%
10th Percentile £33.00 £16.85 £23.30
90th Percentile £54.25 £39.10 £132.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +75.00% -45.21% +23.73%

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 87,849 83,375 90,760
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 86.17% 85.61% 85.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 58,038 54,987 60,016
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +5.59%
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% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,412 2,057 2,375
UK median hourly rate £20.55 £24.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.38% +6.67% +2.69%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -16.67% +2.13% +6.82%

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 24 September 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 24 September 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Wireframes in the UK

Wireframes
Top 15 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 24 September 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 -8 944 £445 +11.25% 318
UK excluding London 0 538 £425 +11.84% 200
London -16 488 £450 +5.88% 131
South East +21 200 £450 +12.50% 49
Midlands +16 103 £425 +21.43% 25
North of England -51 83 £400 +12.68% 67
West Midlands +21 71 £425 +26.87% 14
Scotland -6 59 £405 +8.00% 6
North West -31 41 £450 +26.32% 42
South West -1 39 £400 +3.23% 29
Yorkshire -26 36 £380 +8.57% 16
East Midlands 0 32 £475 +20.63% 11
East of England -31 31 £398 -0.63% 17
Wales -20 23 £400 - 6
North East -21 6 £365 -0.68% 9

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 815 (78.52%) User Experience
2 468 (45.09%) Agile Software Development
3 386 (37.19%) CSS
4 381 (36.71%) HTML
5 310 (29.87%) JavaScript
6 265 (25.53%) Prototyping
7 229 (22.06%) Axure RP
8 212 (20.42%) Finance
9 182 (17.53%) Scrum
9 182 (17.53%) HTML5
10 164 (15.80%) Adobe
11 149 (14.35%) Photoshop
12 146 (14.07%) CSS3
13 145 (13.97%) InVision
14 144 (13.87%) React
15 137 (13.20%) Mobile App
16 132 (12.72%) Front End Development
17 121 (11.66%) Sass
18 108 (10.40%) Information Architecture
19 102 (9.83%) E-Commerce
19 102 (9.83%) User Stories
20 100 (9.63%) AngularJS
21 98 (9.44%) Problem-Solving
22 97 (9.34%) jQuery
23 96 (9.25%) Git (software)
24 92 (8.86%) Usability Testing
24 92 (8.86%) Responsive Web Design
25 90 (8.67%) Stakeholder Management
26 88 (8.48%) Analytics
27 86 (8.29%) 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 37 (3.56%) CMS
2 34 (3.28%) Confluence
3 15 (1.45%) SharePoint
4 13 (1.25%) Marvel
5 11 (1.06%) Drupal
6 8 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
6 8 (0.77%) Umbraco
6 8 (0.77%) WordPress
7 6 (0.58%) Apache Spark
8 5 (0.48%) Gunicorn
8 5 (0.48%) nginx
9 4 (0.39%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.19%) JBoss
11 2 (0.19%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.096%) Apache
12 1 (0.096%) ColdFusion
12 1 (0.096%) IBM Domino
12 1 (0.096%) IIS
12 1 (0.096%) SAS
Applications
1 149 (14.35%) Photoshop
2 145 (13.97%) InVision
3 73 (7.03%) Adobe Illustrator
4 56 (5.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 23 (2.22%) OmniGraffle
6 21 (2.02%) MS Visio
7 15 (1.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 14 (1.35%) GIMP
9 13 (1.25%) Microsoft Office
10 10 (0.96%) Adobe After Effects
10 10 (0.96%) InDesign
11 9 (0.87%) UserZoom
11 9 (0.87%) UXPin
12 7 (0.67%) Microsoft Excel
13 6 (0.58%) Adobe Premiere
14 2 (0.19%) Acrobat
14 2 (0.19%) Flinto
14 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
15 1 (0.096%) Chatbot
15 1 (0.096%) Moqups
Business Applications
1 5 (0.48%) Magento
2 3 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.19%) Exstream
4 1 (0.096%) Shopify
4 1 (0.096%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 39 (3.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (3.28%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 30 (2.89%) npm
4 23 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (2.22%) Serverless
5 13 (1.25%) Google Analytics
6 11 (1.06%) SaaS
7 9 (0.87%) Office 365
8 8 (0.77%) Adobe Analytics
8 8 (0.77%) GitHub
9 6 (0.58%) AWS Lambda
10 5 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
10 5 (0.48%) Route 53
11 3 (0.29%) Google Play
11 3 (0.29%) Yarn
12 2 (0.19%) Dynamics 365
12 2 (0.19%) Google Tag Manager
12 2 (0.19%) IBM Cloud
12 2 (0.19%) MailChimp
12 2 (0.19%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.50%) HTTP
2 13 (1.25%) Intranet
3 10 (0.96%) Internet
4 3 (0.29%) Bluetooth
5 2 (0.19%) SMS
6 1 (0.096%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.096%) Skype
6 1 (0.096%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (1.54%) Blockchain
2 13 (1.25%) Big Data
3 9 (0.87%) Relational Database
3 9 (0.87%) SQL Server
4 8 (0.77%) Redis
5 7 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (0.67%) RDBMS
6 6 (0.58%) Hadoop
6 6 (0.58%) MySQL
6 6 (0.58%) Oracle Database
7 4 (0.39%) Data Mining
7 4 (0.39%) NoSQL
7 4 (0.39%) Power BI
8 3 (0.29%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.19%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.19%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.096%) MarkLogic
10 1 (0.096%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.096%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 229 (22.06%) Axure RP
2 96 (9.25%) Git (software)
3 77 (7.42%) JIRA
4 50 (4.82%) webpack
5 35 (3.37%) gulp
6 31 (2.99%) Grunt
7 29 (2.79%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 23 (2.22%) Jenkins
9 21 (2.02%) Babel
10 20 (1.93%) Jasmine
11 16 (1.54%) Subversion
12 12 (1.16%) Mocha
13 11 (1.06%) Selenium
14 10 (0.96%) CircleCI
14 10 (0.96%) git-flow
15 9 (0.87%) Bitbucket
16 7 (0.67%) Karma Test Runner
16 7 (0.67%) TeamCity
17 5 (0.48%) Mercurial
17 5 (0.48%) Visual Studio
General
1 212 (20.42%) Finance
2 71 (6.84%) Banking
3 69 (6.65%) Retail
4 62 (5.97%) Marketing
5 23 (2.22%) Advertising
6 22 (2.12%) Telecoms
7 13 (1.25%) Legal
8 12 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (0.77%) Games
9 8 (0.77%) Publishing
10 6 (0.58%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.48%) Automotive
11 5 (0.48%) German Language
11 5 (0.48%) Multimedia
12 4 (0.39%) Billing
12 4 (0.39%) Electronics
12 4 (0.39%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.29%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.29%) Law
13 3 (0.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 526 (50.67%) Designer
2 458 (44.12%) UX Designer
3 261 (25.14%) Developer
4 127 (12.24%) UI Designer
5 110 (10.60%) Analyst
6 103 (9.92%) Business Analyst
7 96 (9.25%) UI/UX Designer
8 88 (8.48%) UI Developer
9 83 (8.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 73 (7.03%) React Developer
11 68 (6.55%) JavaScript Developer
12 49 (4.72%) Senior Designer
13 41 (3.95%) Senior UX Designer
14 39 (3.76%) UX Developer
15 37 (3.56%) Consultant
16 33 (3.18%) Angular Developer
16 33 (3.18%) User Experience Consultant
17 32 (3.08%) HTML Developer
18 30 (2.89%) Digital Designer
18 30 (2.89%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 386 (37.19%) CSS
2 381 (36.71%) HTML
3 182 (17.53%) HTML5
4 146 (14.07%) CSS3
5 144 (13.87%) React
6 121 (11.66%) Sass
7 100 (9.63%) AngularJS
8 97 (9.34%) jQuery
9 81 (7.80%) Node.js
10 68 (6.55%) RESTful
11 65 (6.26%) JSON
12 62 (5.97%) REST
13 50 (4.82%) Redux
14 49 (4.72%) Ajax
15 39 (3.76%) LESS
15 39 (3.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 32 (3.08%) .NET
17 30 (2.89%) XML
18 29 (2.79%) Web Services
19 27 (2.60%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 815 (78.52%) User Experience
2 137 (13.20%) Mobile App
3 86 (8.29%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (2.60%) Fintech
5 25 (2.41%) Self-Motivation
6 23 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
7 22 (2.12%) Taxonomies
8 21 (2.02%) Graphic Design
9 16 (1.54%) Social Media
10 15 (1.45%) Computer Science
10 15 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
11 14 (1.35%) Data Structures
12 13 (1.25%) W3C
13 7 (0.67%) Blog
13 7 (0.67%) Management Information System
13 7 (0.67%) PMI
13 7 (0.67%) Virtual Team
14 6 (0.58%) Analytical Mindset
14 6 (0.58%) Internet of Things
14 6 (0.58%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 64 (6.17%) Android
1 64 (6.17%) Apple iOS
2 11 (1.06%) Unix
3 10 (0.96%) Linux
4 5 (0.48%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 468 (45.09%) Agile Software Development
2 265 (25.53%) Prototyping
3 182 (17.53%) Scrum
4 132 (12.72%) Front End Development
5 108 (10.40%) Information Architecture
6 102 (9.83%) E-Commerce
6 102 (9.83%) User Stories
7 98 (9.44%) Problem-Solving
8 92 (8.86%) Responsive Web Design
8 92 (8.86%) Usability Testing
9 90 (8.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 88 (8.48%) Analytics
11 84 (8.09%) TDD
12 59 (5.68%) Web Development
13 57 (5.49%) Rapid Prototyping
13 57 (5.49%) Use Case
14 53 (5.11%) B2B
15 52 (5.01%) Business Analysis
16 50 (4.82%) Collaborative Working
16 50 (4.82%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 310 (29.87%) JavaScript
2 70 (6.74%) ES6
3 49 (4.72%) Java
4 35 (3.37%) TypeScript
5 17 (1.64%) Python
6 16 (1.54%) C#
6 16 (1.54%) JSX
6 16 (1.54%) SQL
7 11 (1.06%) PHP
8 10 (0.96%) ES7
9 4 (0.39%) ES8
10 3 (0.29%) Go
11 2 (0.19%) Clojure
11 2 (0.19%) PHP 5
11 2 (0.19%) PHP 7
11 2 (0.19%) R
11 2 (0.19%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.19%) VB
12 1 (0.096%) C
12 1 (0.096%) C++
Qualifications
1 73 (7.03%) Degree
2 41 (3.95%) Security Cleared
3 35 (3.37%) SC Cleared
4 8 (0.77%) ISEB
5 7 (0.67%) PMI Certification
6 5 (0.48%) CBAP
7 4 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.39%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.29%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (0.29%) MBA
8 3 (0.29%) PMP
9 1 (0.096%) CCA
9 1 (0.096%) CSQA
9 1 (0.096%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.096%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.096%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.096%) IIBA
9 1 (0.096%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.096%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.096%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (3.85%) QA
2 5 (0.48%) SLA
3 4 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.29%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.29%) GDPR
4 3 (0.29%) WAI
5 2 (0.19%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.19%) WCAG
6 1 (0.096%) PMO
6 1 (0.096%) Solvency II
System Software
1 43 (4.14%) Docker
2 2 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (0.58%) Terraform
2 3 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.096%) Ansible
3 1 (0.096%) Grafana
3 1 (0.096%) Puppet
3 1 (0.096%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.096%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 164 (15.80%) Adobe
2 30 (2.89%) Microsoft
3 18 (1.73%) Google
4 13 (1.25%) Sitecore
5 10 (0.96%) EXTOL
5 10 (0.96%) Oracle
6 9 (0.87%) OpenText
7 8 (0.77%) CA Agile Central
7 8 (0.77%) MuleSoft
8 7 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (0.58%) ClickTale
10 5 (0.48%) SAP
10 5 (0.48%) TOWER Software
10 5 (0.48%) Xamarin
11 4 (0.39%) Apple
12 3 (0.29%) hybris
12 3 (0.29%) Informatica
12 3 (0.29%) Omniture
13 2 (0.19%) Splunk
13 2 (0.19%) WSO2