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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Usability Testing
Rank 157 179 185
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +6
Contract jobs citing Usability Testing 15 9 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.44% 0.20% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.23% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 20
Median daily rate £475 £500 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £289 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £630 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £24.23 -
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
2990 3883 4731
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 87.45% 84.25% 80.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2390 3087 3561
Median daily rate £475 £474 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.21% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £313 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 36 52
Median hourly rate £19.92 £21.25 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £35.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 33 (91.67%) User Experience
2 30 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (55.56%) Mobile App
4 19 (52.78%) Android
5 17 (47.22%) Web Services
5 17 (47.22%) SQLite
5 17 (47.22%) TDD
5 17 (47.22%) Android Development
5 17 (47.22%) Open Source
6 16 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (33.33%) E-Commerce
8 8 (22.22%) HTML
9 7 (19.44%) CSS
9 7 (19.44%) Wireframes
10 6 (16.67%) Degree
11 5 (13.89%) Service Design
12 4 (11.11%) Prototyping
12 4 (11.11%) Guerrilla Research
12 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
12 4 (11.11%) jQuery
12 4 (11.11%) Project Management
12 4 (11.11%) Scrum
12 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
13 3 (8.33%) Photoshop
13 3 (8.33%) Publishing
13 3 (8.33%) Finance
13 3 (8.33%) Market Research
13 3 (8.33%) Psychology
13 3 (8.33%) Ethnography

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 3 (8.33%) OmniGraffle
1 3 (8.33%) Photoshop
2 2 (5.56%) InVision
3 1 (2.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (2.78%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.78%) MS Office
3 1 (2.78%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (2.78%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (47.22%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Axure RP
1 2 (5.56%) Mercurial
2 1 (2.78%) Mechanoid
2 1 (2.78%) Robolectric
2 1 (2.78%) Robotium
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
1 3 (8.33%) Publishing
2 2 (5.56%) Financial Institution
2 2 (5.56%) Legal
2 2 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (55.56%) Developer
2 18 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 17 (47.22%) Android Developer
3 17 (47.22%) Senior Android Developer
4 7 (19.44%) Designer
5 4 (11.11%) User Researcher
5 4 (11.11%) UX Designer
6 3 (8.33%) Digital Designer
7 2 (5.56%) Interaction Designer
7 2 (5.56%) Lead Designer
7 2 (5.56%) Lead UX Designer
8 1 (2.78%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Digital Architect
8 1 (2.78%) Digital UX Designer
8 1 (2.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (2.78%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Head of Design
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Web Developer
8 1 (2.78%) User Experience Researcher
8 1 (2.78%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (47.22%) Web Services
2 8 (22.22%) HTML
3 7 (19.44%) CSS
4 4 (11.11%) jQuery
5 3 (8.33%) Node.js
5 3 (8.33%) Sass
6 2 (5.56%) .NET
6 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
6 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (5.56%) XHTML
7 1 (2.78%) ActionBarSherlock
7 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.78%) HTML5
7 1 (2.78%) LAMP
7 1 (2.78%) Lucene
7 1 (2.78%) Semantic HTML
7 1 (2.78%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (91.67%) User Experience
2 20 (55.56%) Mobile App
3 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.33%) Psychology
5 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (5.56%) Equities
5 2 (5.56%) Fixed Income
5 2 (5.56%) IVR
6 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.78%) iPhone
6 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (52.78%) Android
2 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (47.22%) Android Development
2 17 (47.22%) Open Source
2 17 (47.22%) TDD
3 16 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 7 (19.44%) Wireframes
6 5 (13.89%) Service Design
7 4 (11.11%) Guerrilla Research
7 4 (11.11%) Project Management
7 4 (11.11%) Prototyping
7 4 (11.11%) Scrum
7 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 3 (8.33%) Analytics
8 3 (8.33%) Coaching
8 3 (8.33%) Customer Insight
8 3 (8.33%) Ethnography
8 3 (8.33%) Market Research
8 3 (8.33%) User Stories
9 2 (5.56%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.56%) C#
2 2 (5.56%) Perl
2 2 (5.56%) PHP
2 2 (5.56%) Python
3 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (2.78%) Adobe
1 1 (2.78%) Cisco
1 1 (2.78%) Google
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