Period
to 22 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term User Experience in contract job vacancies advertised in West Lothian. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited User Experience over the 6 months to 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

UX
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 12 16
Contract jobs citing User Experience 0 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Lothian - 10.67% 2.94%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 32.00% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 2
West Lothian median daily rate - £350 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -9.09% +10.00%
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Lothian median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £22.50 - -

User Experience is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Lothian with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Lothian
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 9 25 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 14.52% 33.33% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 16
West Lothian median daily rate £275 £340 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.12% -14.68% +17.21%
10th Percentile £218 £214 £294
90th Percentile £348 £485 £430
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +5.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
West Lothian median hourly rate - - £22.00
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £33.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year -46.97% -14.29% +102.63%

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

Job postings citing User Experience as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Lothian.

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in West Lothian

User Experience
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing User Experience in West Lothian.

Contractor daily rate trend for User Experience in West Lothian