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 8 December 2016 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Experience (UX) Design
Rank 69 93 87
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -6
Contract jobs citing UX Design 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.22% 0.066% 0.069%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.080% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £363 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £450
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
732 1246 1106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 80.62% 82.46% 76.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 423 618 616
Median daily rate £405 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.57% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 3
Median hourly rate £43.00 £19.02 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+126.07% -15.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.38 £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 8 December 2016, 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