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 27 July 2016 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Experience Designer
Rank 114 127 126
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Contract jobs requiring a UX Designer 21 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.83% 0.41% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.43% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 3
Median daily rate £390 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +7.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
UX Designer
UK

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
2381 3036 2589
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 94.19% 95.11% 94.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1377 1534 1367
Median daily rate £350 £352 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.44% -3.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 72 62
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% -13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.13 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UX Designer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

UX Designer Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -2 11 £405 +15.71% 1
Glasgow +12 6 £338 +10.20% 1
Dundee - 2 £113 -
West Lothian +6 1 £350 -
Fife - 1 - -
UX Designer
UK

UX Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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 46 (100.00%) User Experience
2 25 (54.35%) Finance
3 23 (50.00%) Wireframes
4 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (28.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (23.91%) Prototyping
7 10 (21.74%) Axure RP
8 9 (19.57%) HTML
9 8 (17.39%) CSS
9 8 (17.39%) Adobe
9 8 (17.39%) User Stories
10 7 (15.22%) Mobile App
10 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (15.22%) JavaScript
10 7 (15.22%) Banking
11 6 (13.04%) Retail
11 6 (13.04%) Translating Business Requirements
11 6 (13.04%) Information Architecture
12 5 (10.87%) Degree
13 4 (8.70%) Visualisation
13 4 (8.70%) Scrum
13 4 (8.70%) Analytics
14 3 (6.52%) Service Design
14 3 (6.52%) Apple iOS
14 3 (6.52%) Android
14 3 (6.52%) Retail Banking
15 2 (4.35%) Psychology
15 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
15 2 (4.35%) Photoshop
15 2 (4.35%) Balsamiq Mockups

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:

Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.17%) OmniGraffle
Development Applications
1 10 (21.74%) Axure RP
2 2 (4.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 25 (54.35%) Finance
2 7 (15.22%) Banking
3 6 (13.04%) Retail
4 3 (6.52%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Games
5 1 (2.17%) Marketing
5 1 (2.17%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.57%) HTML
2 8 (17.39%) CSS
3 1 (2.17%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 46 (100.00%) User Experience
2 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (15.22%) Mobile App
3 4 (8.70%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.35%) Psychology
5 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.17%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Android
1 3 (6.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (28.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (23.91%) Prototyping
5 8 (17.39%) User Stories
6 6 (13.04%) Information Architecture
6 6 (13.04%) Translating Business Requirements
7 4 (8.70%) Analytics
7 4 (8.70%) Scrum
8 3 (6.52%) Service Design
9 2 (4.35%) Data Analytics
9 2 (4.35%) Front End Development
10 1 (2.17%) Benchmarking
10 1 (2.17%) Competitor Analysis
10 1 (2.17%) Content Management
10 1 (2.17%) Mobile Optimisation
10 1 (2.17%) Responsive Web Design
10 1 (2.17%) Strategic Planning
10 1 (2.17%) Web Analytics
10 1 (2.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) Actionable Recommendations
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Adobe