Period
to 20 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for UX Design skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited UX Design over the 6 months to 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

User Experience (UX) Design
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 127 127
Rank change year-on-year -10 0 +7
Contract jobs citing UX Design 2 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.069% 0.27% 0.047%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.078% 0.32% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Edinburgh median daily rate £488 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +35.71% +3.70%
10th Percentile £414 £394 £325
90th Percentile £591 £533 £375
Scotland median daily rate £388 £475 £350
% change year-on-year -18.42% +35.71% -1.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

UX Design is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,572 2,484 1,793
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 88.57% 85.36% 85.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,317 1,445 1,025
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -
10th Percentile £269 £263 £259
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £355
% change year-on-year +2.56% +9.86% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 18 28
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +6.33% +11.20%
10th Percentile £10.93 £11.22 £11.35
90th Percentile £43.75 £37.52 £46.01
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £24.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +2.08% +17.07% -2.38%

UX Design
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing UX Design as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for UX Design in Edinburgh

UX Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UX Design in Edinburgh

UX Design
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing UX Design in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for UX Design in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing UX Design also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for UX Design.

1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) Axure RP
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (50.00%) InVision
2 1 (50.00%) Field Research
2 1 (50.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
2 1 (50.00%) Co-Design
2 1 (50.00%) Lean Thinking
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Insight
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (50.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Web Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA

UX Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (50.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (50.00%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Axure RP
2 1 (50.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Designer
2 1 (50.00%) Interaction Designer
2 1 (50.00%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Co-Design
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Insight
1 1 (50.00%) Field Research
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (50.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
1 1 (50.00%) Lean Thinking
1 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case
1 1 (50.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
1 1 (50.00%) Web Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Wireframes
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe