A UI designer can help bring your product to life. They not only understand how the product should be styled, they understand how users interact with a product. They understand how trends and patterns can impact a product, along with the needs of its users and their experience. UI experts improve your customers' journey to help increase conversion rates. With being freelance, they may have the opportunity to move quicker than an in-house team, as they can be flexible with their hours, and bring a broad range of expertise from the many projects they've worked on.
UI designers, also known as user interface designers, focus on the visual experience for a user, conforming to the overall vision from the ux designer. They help determine how they interact with an interface and navigate from one touch point to the next. Some of their responsibilities include:
A user interface (UI) enables a user to engage and interact with a product/service.
There are several reasons why now might be the time to hire a user interface expert. This includes:
Time — UI designers help cut down development time, as they help catch usability issues early, adding value by creating intuitive interfaces. They’re able to test and develop interfaces alongside programmers, minimising any issues for launch.
Skills/knowledge — They bring a wealth of experience from many different industries so are able to help with the look and feel of the UI, they can also help with the responsiveness and interactivity. Through training and working on a variety of projects, they have the experience to make educated guesses about which design components will be problematic for users.
Ideas — Through their experience, ui designers understand what improves a customers journey and their interaction with products. They're able to help improve ideas and come up with new ones to improve your customers experience.
Results driven — Enhancing your ui can not only help drive revenue growth, but it can also solidify customer loyalty. By working on various projects, for various brands, freelancers are able to help bring the successes of their career to your project.
Freelance UI Designers have a wide variety of skills. The most common attributes found in elite designers include:
Each of our design experts have been manually vetted by our dedicated onboarding team to ensure they have the right skills and experience to be considered an elite Freelancer. They have their own profile that outlines their skills and experience, giving you the opportunity to review this to ensure they have the right background for your project.
Our contracted rates for ui designers in 2019 ranged between £150 and £500, with the average day rate being £325.