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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Usability Testing
Rank 91 93 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Usability Testing 17 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.12% 0.30% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 0.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 0
Median daily rate £438 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 - -
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
1316 1152 1019
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 86.64% 85.52% 83.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 937 825 717
Median daily rate £425 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 15 18
Median hourly rate £15.25 £17.50 £16.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.85% +8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.06 £13.60 £12.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £35.00 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

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 24 May 2016.

Usability Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 23 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (61.54%) User Experience
2 16 (61.54%) Human Factors
3 14 (53.85%) Market Research
3 14 (53.85%) Psychology
3 14 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (53.85%) Ethnography
3 14 (53.85%) Service Design
4 12 (46.15%) Degree
5 6 (23.08%) Customer Insight
6 3 (11.54%) Qualitative Research
6 3 (11.54%) User Stories
6 3 (11.54%) Scrum
7 2 (7.69%) Web Design
7 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
7 2 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (7.69%) Wireframes
7 2 (7.69%) Line Management
8 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.85%) Test Planning
8 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (3.85%) UX Design
8 1 (3.85%) Test Automation
8 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
8 1 (3.85%) BDD
8 1 (3.85%) SoapUI
8 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
8 1 (3.85%) ATDD
8 1 (3.85%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (3.85%) Selenium

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
1 1 (3.85%) FitNesse
1 1 (3.85%) Selenium
1 1 (3.85%) SoapUI
1 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
1 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 23 (88.46%) User Researcher
2 8 (30.77%) Digital User Researcher
2 8 (30.77%) User Experience Researcher
3 5 (19.23%) Senior User Researcher
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Digital User Researcher
5 1 (3.85%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Agile Tester
5 1 (3.85%) Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Automation Tester
5 1 (3.85%) Designer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Designer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior UX Designer
5 1 (3.85%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Test Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Tester
5 1 (3.85%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) SOAP
1 1 (3.85%) Web Services
1 1 (3.85%) WSDL
1 1 (3.85%) XML
1 1 (3.85%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 16 (61.54%) User Experience
2 14 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (53.85%) Psychology
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (61.54%) Human Factors
3 14 (53.85%) Ethnography
3 14 (53.85%) Market Research
3 14 (53.85%) Service Design
4 6 (23.08%) Customer Insight
5 3 (11.54%) Qualitative Research
5 3 (11.54%) Scrum
5 3 (11.54%) User Stories
6 2 (7.69%) Line Management
6 2 (7.69%) Web Design
6 2 (7.69%) Wireframes
7 1 (3.85%) ATDD
7 1 (3.85%) BDD
7 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.85%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (3.85%) Test Automation
7 1 (3.85%) Test Management
7 1 (3.85%) Test Planning
7 1 (3.85%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft