The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Scotland region that had UX Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Experience Designer
UK / Scotland
Rank 101 111 127
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +16
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 4 18 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.23% 0.70% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.74% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 15 1
Median daily rate £350 £405 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.58% +32.78%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1657 2423 2624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 95.23% 93.91% 95.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 966 1286 1469
Median daily rate £365 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.94% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 28 60
Median hourly rate £17.32 £18.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.77% +14.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.84 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £43.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

UX Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Scotland region that featured UX Designer in the job title.

UX Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

UX Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

UX Designer Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

UX Designer
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UX Designer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +13 4 £350 -17.64% 3
UX Designer
UK

UX Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, UX Designer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region featuring UX Designer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) User Experience
2 9 (81.82%) Wireframes
3 5 (45.45%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) Prototyping
5 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (18.18%) HTML
6 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 2 (18.18%) CSS
6 2 (18.18%) Adobe
6 2 (18.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (18.18%) Information Architecture
6 2 (18.18%) Axure RP
7 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (9.09%) User Stories
7 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
7 1 (9.09%) Service Design
7 1 (9.09%) Actionable Insight
7 1 (9.09%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (9.09%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
7 1 (9.09%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
7 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
7 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
7 1 (9.09%) MS Office
7 1 (9.09%) Rapid Prototyping
7 1 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
7 1 (9.09%) UX Design
7 1 (9.09%) Visualisation

UX Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Axure RP
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Wireframes
2 4 (36.36%) Prototyping
3 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) Information Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) Actionable Insight
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
5 1 (9.09%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
5 1 (9.09%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
5 1 (9.09%) Rapid Prototyping
5 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (9.09%) Service Design
5 1 (9.09%) User Stories
5 1 (9.09%) UX Design
5 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Actionable Recommendations
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Adobe
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft