Period
to 19 October 2019

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 19 October 2019 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
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 108 140 130
Rank change year-on-year +32 -10 0
Contract jobs citing UX Design 3 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.15% 0.068% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.076% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.82% +2.63% +35.71%
10th Percentile £393 £414 £410
90th Percentile £623 £591 £540
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £475
% change year-on-year +6.25% -15.79% +35.71%
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 1,775 2,638 2,364
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 87.57% 89.18% 85.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 867 1,345 1,375
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +1.01%
10th Percentile £275 £277 £263
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +9.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 27 19
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £15.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.00% +57.63% -19.70%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.90 £11.12
90th Percentile £35.00 £43.96 £36.68
Scotland median hourly rate £21.50 £25.00 £26.13
% change year-on-year -14.00% -4.31% +4.50%

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 19 October 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for UX Design in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 October 2019, 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 3 (100.00%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) Jasmine
2 2 (66.67%) Sass
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) Grunt
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) gulp
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 2 (66.67%) Cloud Native
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Mocha
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Node.js
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Backbone.js
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Axure RP
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe
3 1 (33.33%) Field Research
3 1 (33.33%) Co-Design
3 1 (33.33%) Public Sector
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite

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 (33.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Grunt
1 2 (66.67%) gulp
1 2 (66.67%) Jasmine
1 2 (66.67%) Mocha
2 1 (33.33%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Interaction Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (66.67%) Backbone.js
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) Node.js
1 2 (66.67%) Sass
1 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Co-Design
2 1 (33.33%) Field Research
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe