The table below looks at the statistics for Usability Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Usability Testing over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Usability Testing
Rank 70 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Usability Testing 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.13% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £406 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +11.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Usability Testing
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
610 541 543
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 78.71% 73.71% 72.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 341 318
Median daily rate £400 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 19
Median hourly rate £23.00 £21.53 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.85% -21.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.61 £12.35 £8.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £42.50 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.15%

Usability Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham 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 Birmingham

Usability Testing
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Usability Testing.

1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Information Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
1 1 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Wireframes

Usability Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Digital UX Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Information Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java