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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Usability Testing over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Usability Testing
Rank 163 191 202
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +11
Contract jobs citing Usability Testing 27 20 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.50% 0.31% 0.063%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.40% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 13 4
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -18.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £232 £379
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £516 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £15.64 £28.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £16.50 -
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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
4228 5006 4813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.75% 77.28% 76.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3276 3643 3682
Average daily rate £463 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £622 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 46 54
Average hourly rate £27.37 £24.00 £103.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.04% -76.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £13.00 £16.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £92.50 £47.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

Usability Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Usability Testing across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 41 (97.62%) User Experience
2 27 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (42.86%) Axure RP
4 15 (35.71%) HTML
5 14 (33.33%) CSS
5 14 (33.33%) Android
6 11 (26.19%) SQLite
6 11 (26.19%) Android Development
6 11 (26.19%) Web Services
6 11 (26.19%) JavaScript
7 10 (23.81%) Apple iOS
8 9 (21.43%) Finance
8 9 (21.43%) E-Commerce
8 9 (21.43%) iOS Development
9 8 (19.05%) Mobile App
10 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (16.67%) Open Source
10 7 (16.67%) TDD
11 6 (14.29%) Photoshop
11 6 (14.29%) Information Architecture
11 6 (14.29%) Degree
11 6 (14.29%) Mobile Payment
12 5 (11.90%) MS Visio
12 5 (11.90%) Adobe Illustrator
13 4 (9.52%) Retail
13 4 (9.52%) Rapid Prototyping
13 4 (9.52%) OmniGraffle
13 4 (9.52%) Mobile Development
14 3 (7.14%) Analytics
14 3 (7.14%) Use Case

Usability Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.38%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Photoshop
2 5 (11.90%) MS Visio
2 5 (11.90%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (9.52%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (2.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (2.38%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.19%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 18 (42.86%) Axure RP
2 2 (4.76%) JIRA
2 2 (4.76%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Retail
3 2 (4.76%) Marketing
4 1 (2.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (50.00%) Designer
2 19 (45.24%) UX Designer
3 11 (26.19%) Developer
3 11 (26.19%) Android Developer
4 8 (19.05%) User Experience Researcher
5 7 (16.67%) Senior UX Designer
5 7 (16.67%) Senior Designer
6 4 (9.52%) Lead Designer
7 2 (4.76%) UI Designer
8 1 (2.38%) Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Architect
8 1 (2.38%) User Experience Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (35.71%) HTML
2 14 (33.33%) CSS
3 11 (26.19%) Web Services
4 2 (4.76%) Flash
5 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 41 (97.62%) User Experience
2 8 (19.05%) Mobile App
3 7 (16.67%) Open Source
4 6 (14.29%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (4.76%) RIA
5 2 (4.76%) iPhone
5 2 (4.76%) Psychology
6 1 (2.38%) Human Factors
6 1 (2.38%) Statistics
6 1 (2.38%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 14 (33.33%) Android
2 10 (23.81%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.19%) Android Development
3 9 (21.43%) iOS Development
3 9 (21.43%) E-Commerce
4 7 (16.67%) TDD
4 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (14.29%) Information Architecture
6 4 (9.52%) Rapid Prototyping
6 4 (9.52%) Mobile Development
7 3 (7.14%) Analytics
7 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.14%) Industrial Design
7 3 (7.14%) Use Case
7 3 (7.14%) Project Management
8 2 (4.76%) Workflow
8 2 (4.76%) Content Management
8 2 (4.76%) Product Management
9 1 (2.38%) UX Design
9 1 (2.38%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (2.38%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.19%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) Adobe
2 1 (2.38%) Google
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