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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Usability Testing
Rank 89 82 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Usability Testing 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.28% 0.26% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate £425 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £16.50
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
1190 984 788
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 83.57% 86.47% 81.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 821 706 482
Average daily rate £400 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 9
Average hourly rate £15.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.56 £11.83 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.28 £33.70 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 7 (77.78%) User Experience
2 4 (44.44%) Ethnography
2 4 (44.44%) Human Factors
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (33.33%) Market Research
4 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (22.22%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (22.22%) Web Design
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 1 (11.11%) Psychology
5 1 (11.11%) Marketing
5 1 (11.11%) Selenium
5 1 (11.11%) FitNesse
5 1 (11.11%) Matrix Management
5 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Test Management
5 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) .NET
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
5 1 (11.11%) SOAP
5 1 (11.11%) Web Services
5 1 (11.11%) XML
5 1 (11.11%) XSD
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) WSDL

Usability Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Moodle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
1 1 (11.11%) FitNesse
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
1 1 (11.11%) SpecFlow
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) User Researcher
2 3 (33.33%) Digital User Researcher
3 2 (22.22%) Designer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Designer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior UX Designer
3 2 (22.22%) UX Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Product Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) SOAP
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
1 1 (11.11%) WSDL
1 1 (11.11%) XML
1 1 (11.11%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) User Experience
2 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) e-Learning
3 1 (11.11%) Learning Management System
3 1 (11.11%) Psychology
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Ethnography
1 4 (44.44%) Human Factors
2 3 (33.33%) Market Research
3 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (22.22%) Web Design
4 1 (11.11%) ATDD
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Line Management
4 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Matrix Management
4 1 (11.11%) Open Source
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Test Management
4 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
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