The table below looks at the statistics for Usability Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Usability Testing over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Usability Testing
Rank 65 71 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing Usability Testing 9 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.05% 0.12% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 0.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Average daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £16.50
Usability Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
696 664 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 81.50% 77.03% 77.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 529 506 421
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £530 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 11 28
Average hourly rate £37.50 £44.44 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.61% +77.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £13.90 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.25 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Usability Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Usability Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Usability Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Usability Testing Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Usability Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Usability Testing across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Usability Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Usability Testing
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 11 (100.00%) User Experience
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) HTML
3 4 (36.36%) CSS
3 4 (36.36%) Web Services
3 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) Android
4 3 (27.27%) Market Research
4 3 (27.27%) Ethnography
4 3 (27.27%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
4 3 (27.27%) Degree
4 3 (27.27%) Psychology
4 3 (27.27%) Human Factors
4 3 (27.27%) SQLite
5 2 (18.18%) Front End Development
6 1 (9.09%) Open Source
6 1 (9.09%) Information Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) Axure RP
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (9.09%) User Stories
6 1 (9.09%) Banking
6 1 (9.09%) Retail
6 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Adobe
6 1 (9.09%) Finance
6 1 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator

Usability Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Android Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Designer
1 3 (27.27%) User Researcher
1 3 (27.27%) UX Designer
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) UI Designer
2 1 (9.09%) UI/UX Designer
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) CSS
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
1 4 (36.36%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) User Experience
2 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (27.27%) Mobile Payment
3 3 (27.27%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
2 3 (27.27%) Ethnography
2 3 (27.27%) Human Factors
2 3 (27.27%) Market Research
3 2 (18.18%) Front End Development
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Information Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Open Source
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe