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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Usability Testing
Rank 81 105 -
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -
Contract jobs citing Usability Testing 21 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.54% 0.062% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.80% 0.073% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
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
1164 1362 792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 85.34% 85.02% 79.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 781 953 512
Median daily rate £420 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 28 19
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £12.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +20.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.52 £10.66 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £37.04 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

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 26 September 2016.

Usability Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 37 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (78.38%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (75.68%) Customer Insight
3 28 (75.68%) User Experience
3 28 (75.68%) Guerrilla Research
4 27 (72.97%) Market Research
5 26 (70.27%) Human Factors
5 26 (70.27%) Ethnography
6 25 (67.57%) Psychology
7 24 (64.86%) Degree
7 24 (64.86%) Service Design
8 7 (18.92%) Scrum
9 6 (16.22%) User Stories
10 5 (13.51%) SoapUI
10 5 (13.51%) Java
10 5 (13.51%) QA
10 5 (13.51%) Selenium
11 3 (8.11%) Performance Testing
11 3 (8.11%) Security Testing
11 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
11 3 (8.11%) Integration Testing
11 3 (8.11%) Automated Testing
11 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
11 3 (8.11%) Gherkin
11 3 (8.11%) Defect Management
12 2 (5.41%) Defect Tracking
12 2 (5.41%) QA Automation
12 2 (5.41%) API Testing
12 2 (5.41%) Exploratory Testing
12 2 (5.41%) Smoke Testing

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 2 (5.41%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (5.41%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Selenium
1 5 (13.51%) SoapUI
2 2 (5.41%) Appium
2 2 (5.41%) Cucumber
2 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.41%) JIRA
2 2 (5.41%) Subversion
2 2 (5.41%) Zephyr
3 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 32 (86.49%) User Researcher
2 25 (67.57%) User Experience Researcher
3 3 (8.11%) Digital User Researcher
3 3 (8.11%) Test Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Automation Tester
4 2 (5.41%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Tester
5 1 (2.70%) Digital Transformation
5 1 (2.70%) Java Automation Tester
5 1 (2.70%) QA Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) QA Test Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 1 (2.70%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) Gherkin
2 2 (5.41%) REST
2 2 (5.41%) RESTful
2 2 (5.41%) SOAP
2 2 (5.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (78.38%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (75.68%) User Experience
3 25 (67.57%) Psychology
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (75.68%) Customer Insight
2 28 (75.68%) Guerrilla Research
3 27 (72.97%) Market Research
4 26 (70.27%) Ethnography
4 26 (70.27%) Human Factors
5 24 (64.86%) Service Design
6 7 (18.92%) Scrum
7 6 (16.22%) User Stories
8 3 (8.11%) Automated Testing
8 3 (8.11%) Defect Management
8 3 (8.11%) Integration Testing
8 3 (8.11%) Performance Testing
8 3 (8.11%) Security Testing
8 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
8 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.41%) API Testing
9 2 (5.41%) Defect Tracking
9 2 (5.41%) Exploratory Testing
9 2 (5.41%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) Java
2 2 (5.41%) Groovy
2 2 (5.41%) Scala
2 2 (5.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (64.86%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) ISEB
2 2 (5.41%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle
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