The table below looks at the statistics for UX Design skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UX Design over the 3 months to 1 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Design
Rank 123 - 118
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing UX Design 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.17% - 0.082%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% - 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
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£350 - £320
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 - £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 - £324
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.78% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2288 1935 1753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 76.24% 73.41% 71.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1240 1054 914
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 25 22
Average hourly rate £30.50 £30.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £18.00 £9.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £180.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-0.81% -3.90%

UX Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UX Design across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

UX Design Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

UX Design
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

UX Design Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

UX Design
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UX Design within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 3 £363 - 2
Glasgow - 2 £338 -
UX Design
UK

UX Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) User Experience
2 7 (77.78%) CSS
3 4 (44.44%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (44.44%) Dreamweaver
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) Photoshop
3 4 (44.44%) jQuery
4 3 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 3 (33.33%) WPF
4 3 (33.33%) Market Risk
4 3 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) .NET
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Client/Server
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) Banking
4 3 (33.33%) Investment Banking
5 2 (22.22%) Usability Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
5 2 (22.22%) EDRMS
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 2 (22.22%) Information Architecture
5 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (22.22%) Time Management

UX Design
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (44.44%) Photoshop
2 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
1 3 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 3 (33.33%) UX Designer
2 3 (33.33%) Designer
3 1 (11.11%) User Experience Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) jQuery
3 3 (33.33%) WPF
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (33.33%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) HTML5
4 1 (11.11%) CSS3
4 1 (11.11%) Sass
4 1 (11.11%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) User Experience
2 3 (33.33%) Market Risk
2 3 (33.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 2 (22.22%) Usability Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) Information Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) Time Management
4 1 (11.11%) User Stories
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Web Design
4 1 (11.11%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C#
1 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe