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 24 January 2017 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Usability Testing
England / London
Rank 337 326 333
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Contract jobs citing Usability Testing 71 86 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.36% 0.42% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.49% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 62 52
Median daily rate £425 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £419
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £27.65 £24.23 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.11% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
16430 17382 16863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.45% 84.20% 81.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 11872 12353 12152
Median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 211 188
Median hourly rate £32.25 £24.23 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.09% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.65 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.50 £50.99 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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 +6 9 £456 -6.41%
Wimbledon - 4 £325 -
Croydon -11 1 £500 -
Westminster - 1 £463 -
Usability Testing
England

Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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.

1 110 (76.39%) User Experience
2 77 (53.47%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (31.25%) HTML
3 45 (31.25%) Wireframes
3 45 (31.25%) Prototyping
4 42 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
5 38 (26.39%) Degree
6 36 (25.00%) CSS
7 30 (20.83%) Ethnography
7 30 (20.83%) Psychology
8 29 (20.14%) Service Design
9 27 (18.75%) Analytics
10 25 (17.36%) Mobile App
11 24 (16.67%) Axure RP
12 23 (15.97%) Customer Insight
13 22 (15.28%) Information Architecture
14 21 (14.58%) Market Research
14 21 (14.58%) Product Management
14 21 (14.58%) Human Factors
15 19 (13.19%) E-Commerce
15 19 (13.19%) JavaScript
16 17 (11.81%) Benchmarking
16 17 (11.81%) HTML5
17 16 (11.11%) Android
17 16 (11.11%) Web Analytics
17 16 (11.11%) Guerrilla Research
18 14 (9.72%) Cognitive Psychology
19 13 (9.03%) Anthropology
20 12 (8.33%) Scrum
20 12 (8.33%) Ajax

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 1 (0.69%) Marvel
Applications
1 11 (7.64%) OmniGraffle
2 10 (6.94%) Photoshop
3 9 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (4.86%) MS Visio
5 6 (4.17%) InVision
6 5 (3.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (3.47%) UserZoom
7 3 (2.08%) Fireworks
8 2 (1.39%) Pixate
9 1 (0.69%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.69%) Camtasia
9 1 (0.69%) MS Excel
9 1 (0.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.08%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 3 (2.08%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.69%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.17%) HTTP
2 4 (2.78%) Internet
3 2 (1.39%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.86%) SQLite
2 5 (3.47%) RDBMS
2 5 (3.47%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.08%) Mixpanel
4 1 (0.69%) Big Data
4 1 (0.69%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 24 (16.67%) Axure RP
2 7 (4.86%) Selenium
3 6 (4.17%) JIRA
4 5 (3.47%) Appium
4 5 (3.47%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 3 (2.08%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (1.39%) SoapUI
6 2 (1.39%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.69%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.69%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.69%) TestRail
7 1 (0.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (8.33%) Banking
2 11 (7.64%) Finance
2 11 (7.64%) Marketing
3 8 (5.56%) Investment Banking
3 8 (5.56%) Retail
4 6 (4.17%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.78%) Legal
6 2 (1.39%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.39%) Front Office
6 2 (1.39%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 42 (29.17%) User Researcher
2 41 (28.47%) Designer
3 31 (21.53%) UX Designer
4 20 (13.89%) User Experience Researcher
5 14 (9.72%) Developer
6 11 (7.64%) Digital User Researcher
7 8 (5.56%) Digital Product Manager
8 7 (4.86%) Android Developer
8 7 (4.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 7 (4.86%) Product Manager
8 7 (4.86%) Senior Android Developer
8 7 (4.86%) Senior Developer
8 7 (4.86%) Senior User Researcher
8 7 (4.86%) UI Designer
9 6 (4.17%) Angular Developer
9 6 (4.17%) Architect
9 6 (4.17%) Digital Designer
10 5 (3.47%) UI Developer
10 5 (3.47%) User Experience Architect
10 5 (3.47%) User Experience Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (31.25%) HTML
2 36 (25.00%) CSS
3 17 (11.81%) HTML5
4 12 (8.33%) Ajax
5 8 (5.56%) CSS3
6 7 (4.86%) jQuery
6 7 (4.86%) Web Services
7 6 (4.17%) AngularJS
8 5 (3.47%) Flash
8 5 (3.47%) WebSockets
8 5 (3.47%) XML
8 5 (3.47%) XML Messaging
9 4 (2.78%) Apache Flex
9 4 (2.78%) DHTML
9 4 (2.78%) Gherkin
10 3 (2.08%) Material Design
11 2 (1.39%) SOAP
12 1 (0.69%) Framer.js
12 1 (0.69%) RAML
12 1 (0.69%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 110 (76.39%) User Experience
2 42 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (17.36%) Mobile App
4 8 (5.56%) W3C
5 7 (4.86%) Virtual Team
6 5 (3.47%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.78%) Fintech
7 4 (2.78%) Interactive TV
7 4 (2.78%) Tandem
7 4 (2.78%) Visualisation
8 3 (2.08%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.08%) Ergonomics
8 3 (2.08%) Graphic Design
8 3 (2.08%) RIA
9 2 (1.39%) Blog
9 2 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.39%) Equities
9 2 (1.39%) Fixed Income
9 2 (1.39%) IVR
10 1 (0.69%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 16 (11.11%) Android
2 10 (6.94%) Apple iOS
3 5 (3.47%) Linux
3 5 (3.47%) Unix
4 2 (1.39%) Windows
5 1 (0.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (53.47%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (31.25%) Prototyping
2 45 (31.25%) Wireframes
3 30 (20.83%) Ethnography
3 30 (20.83%) Psychology
4 29 (20.14%) Service Design
5 27 (18.75%) Analytics
6 23 (15.97%) Customer Insight
7 22 (15.28%) Information Architecture
8 21 (14.58%) Human Factors
8 21 (14.58%) Market Research
8 21 (14.58%) Product Management
9 19 (13.19%) E-Commerce
10 17 (11.81%) Benchmarking
11 16 (11.11%) Guerrilla Research
11 16 (11.11%) Web Analytics
12 14 (9.72%) Cognitive Psychology
13 13 (9.03%) Anthropology
14 12 (8.33%) Scrum
15 11 (7.64%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 19 (13.19%) JavaScript
2 9 (6.25%) Java
3 6 (4.17%) Perl
3 6 (4.17%) SQL
4 5 (3.47%) Shell Script
4 5 (3.47%) VBScript
5 1 (0.69%) PHP
5 1 (0.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 38 (26.39%) Degree
2 4 (2.78%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.39%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.69%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.64%) QA
2 3 (2.08%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (0.69%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.69%) HL7
3 1 (0.69%) Section 508
3 1 (0.69%) WCAG
Vendors
1 9 (6.25%) Adobe
2 6 (4.17%) Google
3 4 (2.78%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.08%) Omniture
4 3 (2.08%) Optimizely
5 2 (1.39%) Cisco
6 1 (0.69%) AppDynamics
6 1 (0.69%) Aprimo
6 1 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.69%) Zuora
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