The table below looks at the statistics for Usability Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Usability Testing over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Usability Testing
Rank 91 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Usability Testing 14 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.89% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £13.61
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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 Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1335 933 660
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 85.03% 83.23% 78.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 987 664 360
Average daily rate £360 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 15 19
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -58.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.30 £9.31 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £64.25 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

Usability Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Usability Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Usability Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Usability Testing Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Usability Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Usability Testing across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Usability Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 17 (89.47%) User Experience
2 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (36.84%) Responsive Web Design
4 7 (36.84%) Mobile App
4 7 (36.84%) Web Design
5 6 (31.58%) Business Analysis
5 6 (31.58%) NHS
5 6 (31.58%) SEO
6 5 (26.32%) Web Accessibility
6 5 (26.32%) Market Research
6 5 (26.32%) Human Factors
6 5 (26.32%) Information Architecture
6 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
7 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (15.79%) Qualitative Research
9 2 (10.53%) Psychology
9 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
9 2 (10.53%) BDD
9 2 (10.53%) ATDD
9 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (10.53%) Finance
9 2 (10.53%) Web Services
9 2 (10.53%) QA
9 2 (10.53%) Degree
10 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (5.26%) Selenium
10 1 (5.26%) FitNesse
10 1 (5.26%) Test Management

Usability Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) HP UFT
1 1 (5.26%) Selenium
1 1 (5.26%) FitNesse
1 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
1 1 (5.26%) SoapUI
1 1 (5.26%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (15.79%) User Experience Researcher
2 2 (10.53%) QA Leader
3 1 (5.26%) UX Developer
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience Specialist
3 1 (5.26%) Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Information Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Web Designer
3 1 (5.26%) Lead Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Designer
3 1 (5.26%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) XML
2 1 (5.26%) XSD
2 1 (5.26%) WSDL
2 1 (5.26%) Middleware
2 1 (5.26%) REST
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (89.47%) User Experience
2 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (36.84%) Mobile App
4 6 (31.58%) NHS
5 5 (26.32%) Human Factors
6 2 (10.53%) Psychology
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Responsive Web Design
2 7 (36.84%) Web Design
3 6 (31.58%) Business Analysis
3 6 (31.58%) SEO
4 5 (26.32%) Web Accessibility
4 5 (26.32%) Market Research
4 5 (26.32%) Information Architecture
4 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
5 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.79%) Qualitative Research
7 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (10.53%) BDD
7 2 (10.53%) ATDD
7 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
8 1 (5.26%) User Stories
8 1 (5.26%) Automation Testing
8 1 (5.26%) Project Management
8 1 (5.26%) Test Management
8 1 (5.26%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.26%) HP