The table below looks at the statistics for the UX Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UX Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Designer
Rank 66 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.45% 0.26% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£306 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
UX Designer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
833 721 838
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 94.66% 93.27% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 431 350 394
Average daily rate £350 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 15 21
Average hourly rate £27.44 £14.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £10.70 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £24.00 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

UX Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UX Designer in the job title across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

UX Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

UX Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

UX Designer Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

UX Designer
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited UX Designer in their job title 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 with UX Designer in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) User Experience
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Axure RP
3 2 (40.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) Google
4 1 (20.00%) Apache Flex
4 1 (20.00%) Google Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Usability Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Android
4 1 (20.00%) Visualisation

UX Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited UX Designer in their job title 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 with UX Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Axure RP
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Ajax
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Usability Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Google