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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Usability Testing over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Usability Testing
South East / Berkshire
Rank 108 104 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Usability Testing 1 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.051% 0.53% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.063% 0.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 0
Median daily rate £350 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
1587 1936 1866
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.93% 78.54% 74.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 796 1009 990
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 77 22
Median hourly rate £23.34 £18.00 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.66% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.42 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £62.20 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

Usability Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Usability Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Usability Testing 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Usability Testing.

1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
1 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
1 3 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Wireframes
1 3 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment

Usability Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Designer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Designer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior UX Designer
1 3 (50.00%) Usability Designer
1 3 (50.00%) UX Designer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 3 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Wireframes
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree