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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Usability Testing over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Usability Testing
Rank 331 358 375
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +17
Contract jobs citing Usability Testing 77 55 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.35% 0.23% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.30% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 45 17
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£400 £425 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £281 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £524 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £16.43 £28.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.35% +119.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £16.50 -
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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
17438 18453 16994
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.30% 78.06% 77.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 12215 13061 11828
Average daily rate £450 £430 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 241 225 224
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

Usability Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Usability Testing across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Usability Testing within the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +26 25 £400 +18.51% 5
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 - -
Wimbledon - 2 £306 -
New Malden - 1 £275 -
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Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 115 (79.86%) User Experience
2 85 (59.03%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (33.33%) HTML
4 44 (30.56%) CSS
5 42 (29.17%) Axure RP
6 40 (27.78%) JavaScript
7 37 (25.69%) Degree
8 33 (22.92%) Human Factors
9 26 (18.06%) Finance
9 26 (18.06%) Information Architecture
10 25 (17.36%) Psychology
11 21 (14.58%) Market Research
12 20 (13.89%) Analytics
13 19 (13.19%) Android
14 18 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (11.11%) Mobile App
15 16 (11.11%) Adobe
16 15 (10.42%) Photoshop
16 15 (10.42%) Marketing
16 15 (10.42%) Balsamiq Mockups
17 14 (9.72%) Apple iOS
17 14 (9.72%) HTML5
17 14 (9.72%) MS Visio
17 14 (9.72%) Web Services
18 12 (8.33%) OmniGraffle
19 11 (7.64%) Product Management
19 11 (7.64%) Android Development
19 11 (7.64%) E-Commerce
19 11 (7.64%) RIA
19 11 (7.64%) SQLite

Usability Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 8 (5.56%) CMS
2 4 (2.78%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (2.08%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.69%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 15 (10.42%) Photoshop
2 14 (9.72%) MS Visio
3 12 (8.33%) OmniGraffle
4 9 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (5.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.69%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.25%) Google Analytics
2 3 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.69%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.69%) SaaS
3 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.78%) HTTP
2 2 (1.39%) Intranet
3 1 (0.69%) GPRS
3 1 (0.69%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.64%) SQLite
2 1 (0.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.69%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.69%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 42 (29.17%) Axure RP
2 15 (10.42%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (2.08%) JIRA
4 1 (0.69%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.69%) Selenium
General
1 26 (18.06%) Finance
2 15 (10.42%) Marketing
3 6 (4.17%) Banking
3 6 (4.17%) Retail
4 5 (3.47%) Publishing
5 3 (2.08%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.69%) Legal
6 1 (0.69%) Advertising
6 1 (0.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 58 (40.28%) Designer
2 45 (31.25%) UX Designer
3 23 (15.97%) Senior Designer
4 22 (15.28%) Senior UX Designer
4 22 (15.28%) User Experience Researcher
5 19 (13.19%) Developer
6 11 (7.64%) Android Developer
6 11 (7.64%) Architect
7 9 (6.25%) User Experience Architect
7 9 (6.25%) Lead Designer
8 7 (4.86%) Senior Architect
8 7 (4.86%) Consultant
9 6 (4.17%) Analyst
10 5 (3.47%) Front-End Developer
11 4 (2.78%) UI Designer
11 4 (2.78%) Web Designer
11 4 (2.78%) Senior Consultant
11 4 (2.78%) Test Analyst
11 4 (2.78%) User Experience Consultant
12 3 (2.08%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (33.33%) HTML
2 44 (30.56%) CSS
3 14 (9.72%) HTML5
3 14 (9.72%) Web Services
4 11 (7.64%) jQuery
5 7 (4.86%) CSS3
5 7 (4.86%) Ajax
5 7 (4.86%) Flash
6 5 (3.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (3.47%) AngularJS
7 4 (2.78%) .NET
7 4 (2.78%) Backbone.js
8 3 (2.08%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (1.39%) XML
9 2 (1.39%) DHTML
9 2 (1.39%) J2ME
9 2 (1.39%) LESS
10 1 (0.69%) Sass
10 1 (0.69%) JMS
10 1 (0.69%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 115 (79.86%) User Experience
2 33 (22.92%) Human Factors
3 25 (17.36%) Psychology
4 18 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (11.11%) Mobile App
6 11 (7.64%) RIA
7 7 (4.86%) Open Source
8 6 (4.17%) Mobile Payment
9 4 (2.78%) Handset
9 4 (2.78%) Client/Server
9 4 (2.78%) iPhone
10 3 (2.08%) Visualisation
10 3 (2.08%) W3C
10 3 (2.08%) Statistics
11 2 (1.39%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.69%) Mobile Banking
12 1 (0.69%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.69%) iPad
12 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.69%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.19%) Android
2 14 (9.72%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.78%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (59.03%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (18.06%) Information Architecture
3 21 (14.58%) Market Research
4 20 (13.89%) Analytics
5 11 (7.64%) Product Management
5 11 (7.64%) Android Development
5 11 (7.64%) E-Commerce
6 10 (6.94%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (6.94%) Project Management
6 10 (6.94%) UX Design
7 9 (6.25%) iOS Development
7 9 (6.25%) Scrum
8 8 (5.56%) Competitor Analysis
8 8 (5.56%) Customer Insight
8 8 (5.56%) Rapid Prototyping
9 7 (4.86%) Mentoring
9 7 (4.86%) TDD
9 7 (4.86%) Industrial Design
10 6 (4.17%) Workflow
10 6 (4.17%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (27.78%) JavaScript
2 2 (1.39%) SQL
2 2 (1.39%) Java
3 1 (0.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 37 (25.69%) Degree
2 8 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.39%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.69%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (11.11%) Adobe
2 9 (6.25%) Google
3 4 (2.78%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.08%) Rackspace
4 3 (2.08%) Teradata
5 1 (0.69%) iRise
5 1 (0.69%) Tealeaf
5 1 (0.69%) IBM
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle
5 1 (0.69%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.69%) Apple
5 1 (0.69%) VMware
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