Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 126 132
Rank change year-on-year 0 +6 -12
Contract jobs citing UX Design 8 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.28% 0.046% 0.062%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.055% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Edinburgh median daily rate £475 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.71% +3.70% -16.67%
10th Percentile £394 £325 £319
90th Percentile £533 £375 £356
Scotland median daily rate £475 £350 £355
% change year-on-year +35.71% -1.41% -12.35%
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 2450 1813 2673
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 84.22% 84.09% 83.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1431 1035 1385
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% - -3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £263
90th Percentile £550 £525 £525
Scotland median daily rate £390 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 21
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.00 £19.75 £19.02
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.33% +3.84% +20.61%
10th Percentile £11.22 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £37.52 £46.69 £40.38
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £25.61
% change year-on-year +9.89% -11.17% +17.75%

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing UX Design also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for UX Design.

1 8 (100.00%) User Experience
2 7 (87.50%) Selenium
2 7 (87.50%) jQuery
2 7 (87.50%) AngularJS
2 7 (87.50%) Analytics
2 7 (87.50%) Jenkins
2 7 (87.50%) MySQL
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 7 (87.50%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) Web Analytics
3 6 (75.00%) Maven
3 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (75.00%) JUnit
3 6 (75.00%) CSS
3 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (75.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (75.00%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) Banking
5 1 (12.50%) Node.js
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) JBoss

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 (12.50%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Jenkins
1 7 (87.50%) Selenium
2 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (75.00%) JUnit
2 6 (75.00%) Maven
General
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
1 7 (87.50%) Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 2 (25.00%) HTML Developer
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Angular Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Developer
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Node.js Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) AngularJS
1 7 (87.50%) jQuery
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Analytics
1 7 (87.50%) Web Analytics
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle