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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Experience (UX) Design
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 65 87 82
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -5
Contract jobs citing UX Design 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.13% 0.072% 0.075%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.088% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £375 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £463
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -22.16%
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
654 1138 1061
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.42% 81.81% 79.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 583 557
Median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 8
Median hourly rate £45.00 £19.02 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+136.59% -59.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.98 £15.25 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £41.50 £73.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

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 16 January 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