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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Usability Testing over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Usability Testing
Rank 61 95 -
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -
Contract jobs citing Usability Testing 30 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.57% 0.51% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.03% 0.58% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 0
Median daily rate £475 £419 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.43% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £443 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+10.62% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Usability Testing
West Yorkshire

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
991 1368 952
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 84.99% 87.13% 81.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 658 911 652
Median daily rate £425 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 32 12
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% -3.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Usability Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 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 6 December 2016.

Usability Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Usability Testing.

1 40 (85.11%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (63.83%) User Experience
2 30 (63.83%) Guerrilla Research
3 29 (61.70%) Ethnography
3 29 (61.70%) Service Design
3 29 (61.70%) Customer Insight
4 27 (57.45%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (57.45%) Human Factors
4 27 (57.45%) Market Research
5 25 (53.19%) Degree
6 24 (51.06%) Psychology
7 10 (21.28%) QA
7 10 (21.28%) Selenium
7 10 (21.28%) Scrum
7 10 (21.28%) Java
7 10 (21.28%) User Stories
7 10 (21.28%) SoapUI
8 8 (17.02%) Gherkin
8 8 (17.02%) Defect Management
8 8 (17.02%) Performance Testing
8 8 (17.02%) Security Testing
8 8 (17.02%) Unit Testing
8 8 (17.02%) Automated Testing
8 8 (17.02%) Software Engineering
9 5 (10.64%) Integration Testing
9 5 (10.64%) RESTful
9 5 (10.64%) Scala
9 5 (10.64%) Kanban
9 5 (10.64%) Groovy
9 5 (10.64%) Web Services

Usability Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (2.13%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.13%) Fireworks
1 1 (2.13%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (4.26%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (21.28%) Selenium
1 10 (21.28%) SoapUI
2 3 (6.38%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.26%) Appium
3 2 (4.26%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.26%) JIRA
3 2 (4.26%) Subversion
3 2 (4.26%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (2.13%) Banking
1 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (63.83%) User Researcher
2 26 (55.32%) User Experience Researcher
3 5 (10.64%) Automation Tester
3 5 (10.64%) Test Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Tester
4 4 (8.51%) Java Automation Tester
4 4 (8.51%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 4 (8.51%) Selenium Tester
5 3 (6.38%) QA Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) QA Test Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Designer
6 2 (4.26%) Digital User Researcher
6 2 (4.26%) UX Designer
7 1 (2.13%) Digital Transformation
7 1 (2.13%) Digital UX Designer
7 1 (2.13%) Java Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) QA Automation Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) UX Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Visual Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.02%) Gherkin
2 5 (10.64%) RESTful
2 5 (10.64%) Web Services
3 2 (4.26%) REST
3 2 (4.26%) SOAP
4 1 (2.13%) CSS
4 1 (2.13%) Flash
4 1 (2.13%) HTML
4 1 (2.13%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 30 (63.83%) User Experience
2 27 (57.45%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (51.06%) Psychology
4 3 (6.38%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.13%) Ergonomics
5 1 (2.13%) IVR
5 1 (2.13%) NHS
5 1 (2.13%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (85.11%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (63.83%) Guerrilla Research
3 29 (61.70%) Customer Insight
3 29 (61.70%) Ethnography
3 29 (61.70%) Service Design
4 27 (57.45%) Human Factors
4 27 (57.45%) Market Research
5 10 (21.28%) Scrum
5 10 (21.28%) User Stories
6 8 (17.02%) Automated Testing
6 8 (17.02%) Defect Management
6 8 (17.02%) Performance Testing
6 8 (17.02%) Security Testing
6 8 (17.02%) Software Engineering
6 8 (17.02%) Unit Testing
7 5 (10.64%) API Testing
7 5 (10.64%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (10.64%) Integration Testing
7 5 (10.64%) Kanban
7 5 (10.64%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.28%) Java
2 5 (10.64%) Groovy
2 5 (10.64%) Scala
3 2 (4.26%) SQL
4 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 25 (53.19%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) ISEB
2 2 (4.26%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.28%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (4.26%) Adobe
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle
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