The table below looks at the statistics for Usability Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Usability Testing over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Usability Testing
Rank 127 115 123
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Contract jobs citing Usability Testing 3 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.11% 0.36% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.50% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 3
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£300 £400 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +26.98%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £16.50 -
Usability Testing
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2019 1995 1737
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 70.77% 71.84% 69.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1088 1025 689
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 45 55
Average hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -27.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.25 £12.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £168.75 £58.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

Usability Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Usability Testing across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Usability Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Usability Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Usability Testing across the Berkshire region.

Usability Testing Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Usability Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Usability Testing across the Berkshire region.

Usability Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Usability Testing
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Usability Testing within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Newbury - 1 - -
Reading - 1 £300 -
Usability Testing
South East

Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Usability Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Usability Testing.

1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Information Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (33.33%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (33.33%) Axure RP
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) LESS
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) MVNO
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Product Management
2 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (33.33%) MS Project
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms

Usability Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Usability Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Usability Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) OmniGraffle
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (33.33%) MS Project
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) MVNO
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (33.33%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) UX Designer
1 2 (66.67%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) UAT Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) UAT Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) LESS
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Human Factors
2 1 (33.33%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Information Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Product Management
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Web Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
1 1 (33.33%) HP