The table below looks at the statistics for Usability Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Usability Testing over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Usability Testing
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 70 89 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Contract jobs citing Usability Testing 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.36% 0.069% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.083% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £363 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
709 1201 1112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 84.61% 83.17% 81.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 471 646 633
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 12
Median hourly rate £15.00 £39.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.53% +36.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.67 £15.25 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.90 £70.75 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

Usability Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Usability Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Usability Testing Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Usability Testing
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Usability Testing.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) User Experience
3 2 (50.00%) Sass
3 2 (50.00%) Human Factors
3 2 (50.00%) Rapid Prototyping
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) Prototyping
3 2 (50.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
3 2 (50.00%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Customer Insight
4 1 (25.00%) Quantitative Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Ethnography
4 1 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (25.00%) Service Design
4 1 (25.00%) Spatial Data
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

Usability Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Spatial Data
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Senior User Experience Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) User Experience
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
2 2 (50.00%) Human Factors
2 2 (50.00%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
2 2 (50.00%) Prototyping
2 2 (50.00%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Insight
3 1 (25.00%) Ethnography
3 1 (25.00%) Quantitative Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Service Design
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland