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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Experience (UX) Design
Rank 139 128 110
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -18
Contract jobs citing UX Design 3 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.090% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.14% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
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£338 £405 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +19.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £363 £340
% change year-on-year
-4.82% +6.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
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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
2639 2161 1751
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 79.37% 78.58% 71.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1371 1108 882
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £252 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 28 38
Average hourly rate £30.50 £22.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.55% -22.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £11.70 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £165.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

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 31 August 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 -15 2 £338 -16.66%
Glasgow 0 1 £375 - 2
UX Design
UK

UX Design
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 4 (100.00%) User Experience
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) Multimedia
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) CSS3
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) Kendo UI
4 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (25.00%) Content Management
4 1 (25.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (25.00%) Axure RP
4 1 (25.00%) Multivariate Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Adobe
4 1 (25.00%) EDRMS
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

UX Design
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (25.00%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (50.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (25.00%) UI Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) UI/UX Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Kendo UI
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) User Experience
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Content Management
1 1 (25.00%) Multivariate Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe