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 29 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Usability Testing
Rank 90 - 86
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Usability Testing 6 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.44% - 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% - 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Median daily rate £317 - £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
- +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Usability Testing
Scotland

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
1126 1168 1009
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.86% 81.45% 78.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 617 605 611
Median daily rate £400 £375 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 17
Median hourly rate £15.82 £18.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.51% -26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.52 £12.35 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Usability Testing across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Usability Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Usability Testing.

1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) User Experience
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) Wireframes
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Software Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Defect Tracking
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) System Testing
3 2 (28.57%) High Availability
3 2 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Selenium
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (28.57%) JMeter
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (28.57%) CSS

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (14.29%) Fireworks
2 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JMeter
1 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner
1 2 (28.57%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Designer
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Test Leader
1 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Test Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Digital UX Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Interaction Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience Researcher
2 1 (14.29%) UX Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Web Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Web Applications Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) Ajax
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Flex
2 1 (14.29%) DHTML
2 1 (14.29%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) User Experience
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Interactive TV
3 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Defect Tracking
2 2 (28.57%) High Availability
2 2 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Software Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
2 2 (28.57%) System Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 2 (28.57%) Wireframes
3 1 (14.29%) Product Management
3 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
3 1 (14.29%) Qualitative Research
3 1 (14.29%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (14.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) HP