Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a UI Developer was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 21 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.

User Interface Developer
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 162 181 161
Rank change year-on-year +19 -20 -4
Contract jobs requiring a UI Developer 22 25 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.45% 0.41% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.43% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 4
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.17% -20.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £313 £213 £290
90th Percentile £523 £438 £435
England median daily rate £475 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
West Midlands median hourly rate £21.24 - £42.50
England median hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +9.59% +21.67% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Contract vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 4579 5861 4672
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.61% 95.07% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2890 3522 2671
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £213 £236 £213
90th Percentile £540 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 203 236 273
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.25 £15.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.00% -11.76% +5.72%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.00 £10.53
90th Percentile £43.75 £38.75 £38.75
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

UI Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for UI Developer in the West Midlands

UI Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UI Developer in the West Midlands

UI Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing UI Developer in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for UI Developer in the West Midlands

UI Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for UI Developer in the West Midlands

UI Developer
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 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
Birmingham +3 12 £375 +7.14%
Coventry - 4 £515 -
Warwickshire - 3 £325 -
Solihull +2 1 £388 -8.82%
Shropshire - 1 - - 1
UI Developer
England

UI Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 across the West Midlands region featuring UI Developer in the job title.

1 20 (90.91%) HTML
2 19 (86.36%) JavaScript
2 19 (86.36%) CSS
3 15 (68.18%) AngularJS
4 10 (45.45%) Front End Development
5 9 (40.91%) HTML5
5 9 (40.91%) React
5 9 (40.91%) User Experience
6 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (31.82%) Node.js
7 7 (31.82%) CSS3
7 7 (31.82%) Angular 2
8 6 (27.27%) Sass
8 6 (27.27%) Web Development
8 6 (27.27%) jQuery
9 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
10 4 (18.18%) Scrum
10 4 (18.18%) OO
10 4 (18.18%) TypeScript
11 3 (13.64%) Backbone.js
11 3 (13.64%) Responsive Web Design
11 3 (13.64%) .NET
11 3 (13.64%) Ajax
12 2 (9.09%) JSON
12 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
12 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
12 2 (9.09%) Product Management
12 2 (9.09%) Photoshop
12 2 (9.09%) Java
12 2 (9.09%) Web Services

UI Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (4.55%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (4.55%) GIMP
2 1 (4.55%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) npm
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.09%) Jasmine
3 1 (4.55%) Grunt
3 1 (4.55%) JIRA
3 1 (4.55%) Mercurial
3 1 (4.55%) Protractor
3 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (9.09%) Games
1 2 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Automotive
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (90.91%) HTML
2 19 (86.36%) CSS
3 15 (68.18%) AngularJS
4 9 (40.91%) HTML5
4 9 (40.91%) React
5 7 (31.82%) Angular 2
5 7 (31.82%) CSS3
5 7 (31.82%) Node.js
6 6 (27.27%) jQuery
6 6 (27.27%) Sass
7 3 (13.64%) .NET
7 3 (13.64%) Ajax
7 3 (13.64%) Backbone.js
8 2 (9.09%) JSON
8 2 (9.09%) LESS
8 2 (9.09%) Spring
8 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (9.09%) Web Services
9 1 (4.55%) Apache Flex
9 1 (4.55%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Front End Development
2 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (27.27%) Web Development
4 4 (18.18%) OO
4 4 (18.18%) Scrum
5 3 (13.64%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (9.09%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 2 (9.09%) Product Management
6 2 (9.09%) Software Architecture
6 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
6 2 (9.09%) Wireframes
7 1 (4.55%) Benchmarking
7 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
7 1 (4.55%) Integration Testing
7 1 (4.55%) OOD
7 1 (4.55%) OOP
7 1 (4.55%) Open Source
7 1 (4.55%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) JavaScript
2 4 (18.18%) TypeScript
3 2 (9.09%) C#
3 2 (9.09%) ES6
3 2 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft