The table below looks at the statistics for Usability Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Usability Testing over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Usability Testing
Rank - 24 -
Contract jobs citing Usability Testing 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - 0.72% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £250 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £385 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.59% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £16.50
Usability Testing
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
99 113 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 83.90% 81.88% 89.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 70 73
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £288 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £600 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 21
Average hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £42.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -35.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.42 £13.50 £31.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Usability Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Usability Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Usability Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Usability Testing Daily Rate Trend in Chester