The table below looks at the statistics for Usability Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Usability Testing over the 3 months to 26 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Usability Testing
Rank 142 180 192
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +12
Contract jobs citing Usability Testing 21 25 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.63% 0.43% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.54% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 23 10
Median daily rate £488 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.70% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £375 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £590 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £313
% change year-on-year
- +28.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.64 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Usability Testing
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2820 4645 4785
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.84% 79.98% 80.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2312 3659 3593
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 51 38
Median hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.44% +13.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.95 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £59.70 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Usability Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

Usability Testing
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Usability Testing Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Usability Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Usability Testing across the City of London region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Usability Testing Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Usability Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Usability Testing Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 City of London region with a requirement for Usability Testing.

1 29 (82.86%) User Experience
2 22 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (48.57%) Mobile App
4 14 (40.00%) Android
5 13 (37.14%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (37.14%) SQLite
5 13 (37.14%) TDD
5 13 (37.14%) Web Services
5 13 (37.14%) Android Development
5 13 (37.14%) Open Source
6 7 (20.00%) Wireframes
6 7 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 6 (17.14%) HTML
7 6 (17.14%) CSS
8 5 (14.29%) Degree
9 4 (11.43%) Psychology
9 4 (11.43%) Market Research
9 4 (11.43%) Legal
9 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
9 4 (11.43%) Information Architecture
10 3 (8.57%) Axure RP
10 3 (8.57%) Sass
10 3 (8.57%) Ethnography
10 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (8.57%) Analytics
10 3 (8.57%) Service Design
10 3 (8.57%) Publishing
10 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (8.57%) Scrum
10 3 (8.57%) jQuery

Usability Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Applications
1 2 (5.71%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (2.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS Project
2 1 (2.86%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (37.14%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Axure RP
2 2 (5.71%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (11.43%) Legal
2 3 (8.57%) Publishing
3 2 (5.71%) Finance
3 2 (5.71%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Developer
2 13 (37.14%) Android Developer
3 12 (34.29%) Senior Developer
4 11 (31.43%) Senior Android Developer
5 6 (17.14%) Designer
5 6 (17.14%) UX Designer
6 4 (11.43%) User Researcher
7 2 (5.71%) Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Digital User Researcher
7 2 (5.71%) Interaction Designer
7 2 (5.71%) Lead Designer
7 2 (5.71%) Lead UX Designer
7 2 (5.71%) User Experience Architect
7 2 (5.71%) User Experience Researcher
8 1 (2.86%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Senior Web Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Test Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (37.14%) Web Services
2 6 (17.14%) CSS
2 6 (17.14%) HTML
3 3 (8.57%) jQuery
3 3 (8.57%) Sass
4 2 (5.71%) .NET
4 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (5.71%) Node.js
5 1 (2.86%) HTML5
5 1 (2.86%) LAMP
5 1 (2.86%) Lucene
5 1 (2.86%) Semantic HTML
5 1 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.86%) WAMP
5 1 (2.86%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (82.86%) User Experience
2 17 (48.57%) Mobile App
3 4 (11.43%) Psychology
4 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.86%) iPhone
5 1 (2.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (40.00%) Android
2 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (37.14%) Android Development
2 13 (37.14%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (37.14%) Open Source
2 13 (37.14%) TDD
3 7 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 7 (20.00%) Wireframes
4 4 (11.43%) Information Architecture
4 4 (11.43%) Market Research
5 3 (8.57%) Analytics
5 3 (8.57%) Ethnography
5 3 (8.57%) Scrum
5 3 (8.57%) Service Design
5 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
5 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.71%) Coaching
6 2 (5.71%) Competitor Analysis
6 2 (5.71%) MVC
6 2 (5.71%) Prototyping
6 2 (5.71%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.71%) C#
3 1 (2.86%) Perl
3 1 (2.86%) PHP
3 1 (2.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (2.86%) Adobe
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