The table below looks at the statistics for UX Design skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UX Design over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Experience (UX) Design
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 72 89 82
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -7
Contract jobs citing UX Design 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.12% 0.14% 0.075%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.17% 0.092%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £375 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
716 1204 1082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 84.43% 83.32% 80.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 478 634 611
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 10
Median hourly rate £14.97 £19.02 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.31% -33.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.49 £15.25 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.59 £41.25 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

UX Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing UX Design as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

UX Design Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

UX Design
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing UX Design across the Edinburgh region.

UX Design Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

UX Design
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing UX Design also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for UX Design.

1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
2 1 (50.00%) LESS

UX Design
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (50.00%) CMS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Strategist
1 1 (50.00%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) LESS
1 1 (50.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design