The first table below looks at the demand for Usability Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Usability Testing over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Hertfordshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Usability Testing
Rank 57 58 72
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +14
Contract jobs citing Usability Testing 3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.45% 0.16% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.21% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
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£365 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +4.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £343
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +9.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £13.61 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- -53.06%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
492 466 660
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 73.11% 75.65% 68.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 236 298
Average daily rate £375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 20 46
Average hourly rate £21.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.55 £12.55 £12.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £50.00 £40.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Usability Testing
East of England

Usability Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Usability Testing across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Usability Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Usability Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Usability Testing Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Usability Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Usability Testing across the Hertfordshire region.

Usability Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Usability Testing
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Usability Testing within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford - 1 - - 1
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
Rickmansworth - - - -
Usability Testing
East of England

Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
1 5 (71.43%) Retail
1 5 (71.43%) Information Architecture
1 5 (71.43%) OmniGraffle
2 4 (57.14%) Axure RP
2 4 (57.14%) B2B
2 4 (57.14%) B2C
2 4 (57.14%) Photoshop
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Manufacturing
2 4 (57.14%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (57.14%) Competitor Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) HTML5
3 3 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (42.86%) CSS3
4 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (28.57%) Drupal
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) WordPress
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) MySQL
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 2 (28.57%) JSON
4 2 (28.57%) Joomla!
4 2 (28.57%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) CMS

Usability Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (28.57%) CMS
1 2 (28.57%) Joomla!
1 2 (28.57%) Drupal
1 2 (28.57%) WordPress
2 1 (14.29%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) OmniGraffle
2 4 (57.14%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (57.14%) Photoshop
3 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SiteCatalyst
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Axure RP
General
1 5 (71.43%) Retail
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) User Experience Designer
1 4 (57.14%) Designer
2 2 (28.57%) User Experience Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior User Experience Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
1 3 (42.86%) HTML5
1 3 (42.86%) CSS3
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) Symfony
3 1 (14.29%) XHTML
3 1 (14.29%) Ajax
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Backbone.js
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
1 5 (71.43%) Information Architecture
2 4 (57.14%) Competitor Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) B2B
2 4 (57.14%) B2C
3 3 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Web Design
5 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 1 (14.29%) SEO
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Benchmarking
5 1 (14.29%) Customer Insight
5 1 (14.29%) Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) User Experience Design
5 1 (14.29%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) WAI
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe
1 1 (14.29%) Zend
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