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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Usability Testing
England / London
Rank 317 306 341
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +35
Contract jobs citing Usability Testing 79 114 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.41% 0.53% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.63% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 98 51
Median daily rate £435 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £375 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £536 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £36.33 £24.23 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.91% -
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
16407 18228 17337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.80% 84.98% 82.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 11873 13026 12367
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 221 198
Median hourly rate £33.00 £22.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.02 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £51.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

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 22 February 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Usability Testing across the London region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Usability Testing Hourly Rate Histogram 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 22 February 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 7 £438 -4.10% 4
Wimbledon - 2 £325 -
Croydon - 1 £500 -
Twickenham - 1 £325 -
Usability Testing
England

Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 115 (76.67%) User Experience
2 77 (51.33%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (35.33%) Prototyping
4 50 (33.33%) Wireframes
5 48 (32.00%) HTML
6 42 (28.00%) CSS
7 37 (24.67%) Degree
7 37 (24.67%) Analytical Skills
8 36 (24.00%) Service Design
9 27 (18.00%) Ethnography
9 27 (18.00%) Psychology
10 26 (17.33%) Mobile App
10 26 (17.33%) Axure RP
11 25 (16.67%) Information Architecture
11 25 (16.67%) E-Commerce
12 23 (15.33%) HTML5
12 23 (15.33%) Analytics
13 22 (14.67%) Customer Insight
13 22 (14.67%) Product Management
14 21 (14.00%) JavaScript
15 19 (12.67%) Web Analytics
15 19 (12.67%) Market Research
16 18 (12.00%) Human Factors
17 16 (10.67%) Benchmarking
18 15 (10.00%) Android
19 14 (9.33%) Guerrilla Research
19 14 (9.33%) Anthropology
20 13 (8.67%) Rapid Prototyping
20 13 (8.67%) Security Cleared
20 13 (8.67%) 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 (0.67%) Marvel
Applications
1 12 (8.00%) OmniGraffle
2 9 (6.00%) InVision
2 9 (6.00%) MS Visio
3 8 (5.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (5.33%) Photoshop
4 4 (2.67%) UserZoom
5 3 (2.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (2.00%) Fireworks
6 2 (1.33%) Pixate
7 1 (0.67%) Camtasia
7 1 (0.67%) MS Excel
7 1 (0.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (0.67%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.00%) HTTP
1 6 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.00%) SQLite
2 5 (3.33%) RDBMS
2 5 (3.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.00%) Mixpanel
4 1 (0.67%) Big Data
4 1 (0.67%) Blockchain
4 1 (0.67%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 26 (17.33%) Axure RP
2 8 (5.33%) Selenium
3 7 (4.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 6 (4.00%) JIRA
5 5 (3.33%) Appium
6 3 (2.00%) Dreamweaver
6 3 (2.00%) WebDriver
7 2 (1.33%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.33%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.67%) Calabash
8 1 (0.67%) Capybara
8 1 (0.67%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.67%) TestRail
8 1 (0.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (8.00%) Banking
1 12 (8.00%) Marketing
2 8 (5.33%) Investment Banking
2 8 (5.33%) Legal
2 8 (5.33%) Retail
3 7 (4.67%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.00%) Finance
5 2 (1.33%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.67%) German Language
6 1 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 49 (32.67%) User Researcher
2 47 (31.33%) Designer
3 37 (24.67%) UX Designer
4 19 (12.67%) User Experience Researcher
5 13 (8.67%) Developer
5 13 (8.67%) Digital User Researcher
6 11 (7.33%) Senior User Researcher
7 9 (6.00%) Architect
8 8 (5.33%) User Experience Architect
9 7 (4.67%) UI Designer
10 6 (4.00%) Android Developer
10 6 (4.00%) Angular Developer
10 6 (4.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 6 (4.00%) Senior Android Developer
10 6 (4.00%) Senior Developer
11 5 (3.33%) Digital UX Designer
11 5 (3.33%) Interaction Architect
11 5 (3.33%) Senior Architect
11 5 (3.33%) Senior User Experience Architect
11 5 (3.33%) Usability Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (32.00%) HTML
2 42 (28.00%) CSS
3 23 (15.33%) HTML5
4 13 (8.67%) Ajax
5 11 (7.33%) CSS3
6 6 (4.00%) AngularJS
6 6 (4.00%) jQuery
6 6 (4.00%) Web Services
7 5 (3.33%) WebSockets
7 5 (3.33%) XML
7 5 (3.33%) XML Messaging
8 4 (2.67%) Apache Flex
8 4 (2.67%) DHTML
8 4 (2.67%) Flash
8 4 (2.67%) Gherkin
9 3 (2.00%) Material Design
10 2 (1.33%) RESTful
10 2 (1.33%) SOAP
11 1 (0.67%) RAML
11 1 (0.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 115 (76.67%) User Experience
2 37 (24.67%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (17.33%) Mobile App
4 8 (5.33%) W3C
5 6 (4.00%) Virtual Team
6 5 (3.33%) Client/Server
6 5 (3.33%) RIA
7 4 (2.67%) Fintech
7 4 (2.67%) Interactive TV
8 3 (2.00%) Blog
8 3 (2.00%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.00%) Graphic Design
9 2 (1.33%) Social Media
10 1 (0.67%) Augmented Reality
10 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.67%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.67%) NHS
10 1 (0.67%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.00%) Android
2 10 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 5 (3.33%) Linux
3 5 (3.33%) Unix
4 2 (1.33%) Windows
5 1 (0.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (51.33%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (35.33%) Prototyping
3 50 (33.33%) Wireframes
4 36 (24.00%) Service Design
5 27 (18.00%) Ethnography
5 27 (18.00%) Psychology
6 25 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 25 (16.67%) Information Architecture
7 23 (15.33%) Analytics
8 22 (14.67%) Customer Insight
8 22 (14.67%) Product Management
9 19 (12.67%) Market Research
9 19 (12.67%) Web Analytics
10 18 (12.00%) Human Factors
11 16 (10.67%) Benchmarking
12 14 (9.33%) Anthropology
12 14 (9.33%) Guerrilla Research
13 13 (8.67%) Rapid Prototyping
13 13 (8.67%) Scrum
14 11 (7.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 21 (14.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (5.33%) Java
3 6 (4.00%) SQL
4 5 (3.33%) Perl
4 5 (3.33%) Shell Script
4 5 (3.33%) VBScript
5 1 (0.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 37 (24.67%) Degree
2 13 (8.67%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (2.67%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.33%) QA
2 2 (1.33%) Actionable Recommendations
2 2 (1.33%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.67%) HL7
3 1 (0.67%) Section 508
3 1 (0.67%) WCAG
Vendors
1 10 (6.67%) Adobe
2 6 (4.00%) Google
3 4 (2.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.00%) Omniture
4 3 (2.00%) Optimizely
5 1 (0.67%) AppDynamics
5 1 (0.67%) Aprimo
5 1 (0.67%) Oracle
5 1 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.67%) Zuora
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