The table below looks at the statistics for Usability Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Usability Testing over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Usability Testing
Rank 333 356 370
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +14
Contract jobs citing Usability Testing 95 75 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.44% 0.32% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.40% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 60 30
Median daily rate £450 £419 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% -2.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £298 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £600 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
- +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £24.12 £16.43 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.77% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Usability Testing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18252 18961 18637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.46% 81.15% 81.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 13341 13468 13184
Median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 244 230
Median hourly rate £21.64 £22.18 £20.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +10.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.50 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Usability Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

Usability Testing
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Usability Testing Daily Rate Trend in London

Usability Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Usability Testing across the London region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Usability Testing Daily Rate Histogram in London

Usability Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Usability Testing across the London region.

Usability Testing Hourly Rate Trend in London

Usability Testing
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Usability Testing within the London region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +44 22 £488 +14.70% 5
Croydon - 7 £438 -
Usability Testing
England

Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 London region with a requirement for Usability Testing.

1 217 (88.21%) User Experience
2 118 (47.97%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (38.62%) Psychology
4 93 (37.80%) Wireframes
5 86 (34.96%) Human Factors
6 85 (34.55%) Axure RP
7 79 (32.11%) HTML
8 73 (29.67%) CSS
9 70 (28.46%) Degree
10 64 (26.02%) Analytical Skills
11 62 (25.20%) Information Architecture
12 60 (24.39%) Market Research
13 56 (22.76%) Adobe
14 54 (21.95%) JavaScript
15 47 (19.11%) Mentoring
15 47 (19.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
16 45 (18.29%) Service Design
16 45 (18.29%) Product Management
17 43 (17.48%) Mobile App
17 43 (17.48%) Project Management
17 43 (17.48%) Marketing
18 39 (15.85%) MS Visio
19 37 (15.04%) Balsamiq Mockups
19 37 (15.04%) RIA
19 37 (15.04%) Software Engineering
20 34 (13.82%) Web Development
21 32 (13.01%) Industrial Design
21 32 (13.01%) Ethnography
22 31 (12.60%) Prototyping
23 29 (11.79%) Android

Usability Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 5 (2.03%) CMS
2 2 (0.81%) Drupal
3 1 (0.41%) IIS
Applications
1 47 (19.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 39 (15.85%) MS Visio
3 14 (5.69%) OmniGraffle
4 13 (5.28%) Photoshop
5 10 (4.07%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (2.03%) UXPin
7 3 (1.22%) InVision
8 1 (0.41%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.41%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.41%) InDesign
8 1 (0.41%) MS Office
8 1 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.41%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.22%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (0.41%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.63%) Internet
2 2 (0.81%) HTTP
2 2 (0.81%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.91%) SQLite
2 1 (0.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 85 (34.55%) Axure RP
2 37 (15.04%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (0.81%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (0.81%) Mechanoid
3 2 (0.81%) Mercurial
3 2 (0.81%) Robolectric
3 2 (0.81%) Robotium
4 1 (0.41%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 43 (17.48%) Marketing
2 24 (9.76%) Finance
3 12 (4.88%) French Language
3 12 (4.88%) Legal
4 10 (4.07%) Banking
5 7 (2.85%) Retail
6 6 (2.44%) Back Office
6 6 (2.44%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.63%) Publishing
8 3 (1.22%) Advertising
9 2 (0.81%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.81%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.41%) Electronics
10 1 (0.41%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 86 (34.96%) User Researcher
2 50 (20.33%) Designer
3 43 (17.48%) Architect
3 43 (17.48%) User Experience Researcher
4 41 (16.67%) User Experience Architect
5 38 (15.45%) UX Designer
6 32 (13.01%) Senior User Researcher
7 27 (10.98%) Developer
8 23 (9.35%) Senior User Experience Researcher
9 22 (8.94%) Digital User Researcher
10 17 (6.91%) Android Developer
10 17 (6.91%) Senior Architect
10 17 (6.91%) Senior User Experience Architect
11 16 (6.50%) Senior Developer
12 14 (5.69%) Senior Android Developer
13 10 (4.07%) UI Designer
14 9 (3.66%) Digital Transformation
14 9 (3.66%) Senior Designer
15 7 (2.85%) Senior UX Designer
16 6 (2.44%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (32.11%) HTML
2 73 (29.67%) CSS
3 20 (8.13%) Web Services
4 14 (5.69%) HTML5
5 10 (4.07%) AngularJS
5 10 (4.07%) CSS3
6 7 (2.85%) Flash
7 6 (2.44%) jQuery
8 5 (2.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (1.63%) Sass
10 3 (1.22%) .NET
10 3 (1.22%) ASP.NET
10 3 (1.22%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (1.22%) Node.js
10 3 (1.22%) XHTML
11 2 (0.81%) ActionBarSherlock
11 2 (0.81%) Ajax
11 2 (0.81%) LAMP
11 2 (0.81%) WAMP
12 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 217 (88.21%) User Experience
2 95 (38.62%) Psychology
3 64 (26.02%) Analytical Skills
4 43 (17.48%) Mobile App
5 37 (15.04%) RIA
6 9 (3.66%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (3.25%) Fixed Income
8 6 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (1.63%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.22%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.81%) e-Learning
11 2 (0.81%) Equities
11 2 (0.81%) Graphic Design
11 2 (0.81%) IVR
11 2 (0.81%) Mobile Payment
11 2 (0.81%) Tandem
11 2 (0.81%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.81%) W3C
12 1 (0.41%) Animation
12 1 (0.41%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 29 (11.79%) Android
2 13 (5.28%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (47.97%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (37.80%) Wireframes
3 86 (34.96%) Human Factors
4 62 (25.20%) Information Architecture
5 60 (24.39%) Market Research
6 47 (19.11%) Mentoring
7 45 (18.29%) Product Management
7 45 (18.29%) Service Design
8 43 (17.48%) Project Management
9 37 (15.04%) Software Engineering
10 34 (13.82%) Web Development
11 32 (13.01%) Ethnography
11 32 (13.01%) Industrial Design
12 31 (12.60%) Prototyping
13 28 (11.38%) E-Commerce
14 27 (10.98%) Scrum
14 27 (10.98%) Workflow
15 25 (10.16%) Guerrilla Research
15 25 (10.16%) Qualitative Research
16 21 (8.54%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 54 (21.95%) JavaScript
2 4 (1.63%) C
2 4 (1.63%) Java
3 3 (1.22%) C#
4 2 (0.81%) Perl
4 2 (0.81%) PHP
4 2 (0.81%) Python
5 1 (0.41%) Objective-C
5 1 (0.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 70 (28.46%) Degree
2 11 (4.47%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.63%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.22%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.66%) QA
2 3 (1.22%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 56 (22.76%) Adobe
2 1 (0.41%) Google
2 1 (0.41%) OpenText
2 1 (0.41%) RedDot
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