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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Usability Testing
Rank 142 168 189
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +21
Contract jobs citing Usability Testing 11 20 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.35% 0.39% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.48% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 14
Average daily rate £456 £388 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.74% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £338 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £431 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £385 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.59% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £28.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £16.50
Usability Testing
London

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
2644 4159 4730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.04% 80.90% 79.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2091 3247 3422
Average daily rate £488 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £318 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 36 51
Average hourly rate £24.00 £23.10 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.91% -15.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £45.50 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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
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 12 February 2016, 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 15 (83.33%) User Experience
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) Android
3 6 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 5 (27.78%) Open Source
4 5 (27.78%) Android Development
4 5 (27.78%) SQLite
4 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (27.78%) TDD
4 5 (27.78%) Web Services
5 4 (22.22%) Psychology
6 3 (16.67%) Qualitative Research
6 3 (16.67%) Market Research
7 2 (11.11%) HTML5
7 2 (11.11%) Axure RP
7 2 (11.11%) Ethnography
7 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (11.11%) Information Architecture
7 2 (11.11%) Retail
7 2 (11.11%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
7 2 (11.11%) Degree
7 2 (11.11%) HTML
7 2 (11.11%) CRM
7 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
8 1 (5.56%) B2B
8 1 (5.56%) Adobe
8 1 (5.56%) Internet
8 1 (5.56%) JavaScript

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (5.56%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
1 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) AdSense
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Axure RP
2 1 (5.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 2 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Android Developer
1 5 (27.78%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) User Experience Researcher
3 3 (16.67%) Designer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior User Experience Researcher
4 2 (11.11%) UX Designer
5 1 (5.56%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Interaction Designer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Designer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior User Experience Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Senior UX Designer
5 1 (5.56%) Usability Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) User Experience Architect
5 1 (5.56%) User Experience Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Web Services
2 2 (11.11%) HTML
2 2 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.56%) CSS
3 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (83.33%) User Experience
2 6 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 4 (22.22%) Psychology
4 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) Android Development
2 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (27.78%) Open Source
2 5 (27.78%) TDD
3 3 (16.67%) Market Research
3 3 (16.67%) Qualitative Research
4 2 (11.11%) CRM
4 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.11%) Ethnography
4 2 (11.11%) Information Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) B2B
5 1 (5.56%) Demand Management
5 1 (5.56%) Human Factors
5 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.56%) Remote Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.56%) Use Case
5 1 (5.56%) User Stories
5 1 (5.56%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) CTC Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Adobe
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Posted: 10 days ago
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