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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UX Design over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Design
Rank 84 - 56
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing UX Design 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.21% - 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% - 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate
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£363 - £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
UX Design
Scotland

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
1113 916 549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 76.34% 72.58% 69.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 649 526 250
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £50.83
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -50.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £18.00 £20.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £180.00 £70.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-2.58% -3.12%

UX Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UX Design across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing UX Design also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited UX Design.

1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Dreamweaver
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) User Experience
2 2 (50.00%) Information Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 2 (50.00%) Usability Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) Sass
3 1 (25.00%) LESS
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories

UX Design
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing UX Design also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited UX Design. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) UX Designer
1 3 (75.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) Sass
2 1 (25.00%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Usability Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 2 (50.00%) Information Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Web Design
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe