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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Usability Testing
Rank 312 363 355
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -8
Contract jobs citing Usability Testing 120 63 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.54% 0.27% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.33% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 49 46
Median daily rate £450 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £295 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £24.12 - -
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
18896 19263 18719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.28% 81.61% 81.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 13647 13767 13147
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
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 140 233 227
Median hourly rate £22.38 £21.50 £20.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.10% +6.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.73 £64.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +47 21 £500 +21.21% 5
Croydon -6 11 £438 -
Feltham - 1 £340 -
Westminster - 1 £450 -
Usability Testing
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Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 231 (86.84%) User Experience
2 134 (50.38%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (36.84%) Psychology
4 93 (34.96%) Wireframes
5 83 (31.20%) Human Factors
6 79 (29.70%) Axure RP
7 78 (29.32%) Degree
8 77 (28.95%) HTML
9 72 (27.07%) CSS
10 69 (25.94%) Analytical Skills
11 63 (23.68%) Information Architecture
12 61 (22.93%) Service Design
13 60 (22.56%) Market Research
14 52 (19.55%) JavaScript
15 51 (19.17%) Mentoring
16 48 (18.05%) Adobe
17 43 (16.17%) Mobile App
18 42 (15.79%) Product Management
19 41 (15.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
20 39 (14.66%) Marketing
20 39 (14.66%) Project Management
21 38 (14.29%) Prototyping
22 37 (13.91%) Software Engineering
23 36 (13.53%) MS Visio
23 36 (13.53%) Scrum
24 35 (13.16%) RIA
25 34 (12.78%) Balsamiq Mockups
26 31 (11.65%) Web Development
26 31 (11.65%) Ethnography
27 30 (11.28%) Guerrilla Research

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 4 (1.50%) CMS
2 3 (1.13%) Drupal
Applications
1 41 (15.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 36 (13.53%) MS Visio
3 30 (11.28%) UserZoom
4 17 (6.39%) OmniGraffle
5 15 (5.64%) Photoshop
6 12 (4.51%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (1.13%) InVision
7 3 (1.13%) UXPin
8 1 (0.38%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.38%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.38%) InDesign
8 1 (0.38%) MS Office
8 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.38%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.13%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (0.75%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.26%) HTTP
2 3 (1.13%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (7.14%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 79 (29.70%) Axure RP
2 34 (12.78%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (0.75%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (0.75%) Mechanoid
3 2 (0.75%) Mercurial
3 2 (0.75%) Robolectric
3 2 (0.75%) Robotium
General
1 39 (14.66%) Marketing
2 21 (7.89%) Finance
3 13 (4.89%) Legal
4 12 (4.51%) French Language
5 10 (3.76%) Banking
6 5 (1.88%) Publishing
6 5 (1.88%) Retail
7 4 (1.50%) Back Office
7 4 (1.50%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.75%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.75%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.38%) Electronics
9 1 (0.38%) Games
9 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 105 (39.47%) User Researcher
2 48 (18.05%) Designer
3 47 (17.67%) User Experience Researcher
4 39 (14.66%) Architect
5 38 (14.29%) Digital User Researcher
5 38 (14.29%) Senior User Researcher
6 37 (13.91%) User Experience Architect
7 36 (13.53%) UX Designer
8 32 (12.03%) Developer
9 22 (8.27%) Senior User Experience Researcher
10 19 (7.14%) Android Developer
10 19 (7.14%) Senior Developer
11 17 (6.39%) Senior Android Developer
12 15 (5.64%) Senior Architect
12 15 (5.64%) Senior User Experience Architect
13 10 (3.76%) UI Designer
13 10 (3.76%) UI Developer
14 8 (3.01%) Senior Designer
15 7 (2.63%) Digital Transformation
16 6 (2.26%) UI/UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (28.95%) HTML
2 72 (27.07%) CSS
3 21 (7.89%) Web Services
4 18 (6.77%) HTML5
5 15 (5.64%) CSS3
6 12 (4.51%) AngularJS
7 10 (3.76%) jQuery
8 6 (2.26%) Ajax
9 5 (1.88%) Flash
10 3 (1.13%) Node.js
10 3 (1.13%) Sass
10 3 (1.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (0.75%) .NET
11 2 (0.75%) ActionBarSherlock
11 2 (0.75%) ASP.NET
11 2 (0.75%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (0.75%) LAMP
11 2 (0.75%) WAMP
11 2 (0.75%) XHTML
12 1 (0.38%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 231 (86.84%) User Experience
2 98 (36.84%) Psychology
3 69 (25.94%) Analytical Skills
4 43 (16.17%) Mobile App
5 35 (13.16%) RIA
6 11 (4.14%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.26%) Fixed Income
7 6 (2.26%) W3C
8 4 (1.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.13%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.13%) Graphic Design
9 3 (1.13%) Tandem
9 3 (1.13%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.75%) e-Learning
10 2 (0.75%) Equities
10 2 (0.75%) IVR
10 2 (0.75%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.38%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (0.38%) Mobile Banking
11 1 (0.38%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 27 (10.15%) Android
2 9 (3.38%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (50.38%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (34.96%) Wireframes
3 83 (31.20%) Human Factors
4 63 (23.68%) Information Architecture
5 61 (22.93%) Service Design
6 60 (22.56%) Market Research
7 51 (19.17%) Mentoring
8 42 (15.79%) Product Management
9 39 (14.66%) Project Management
10 38 (14.29%) Prototyping
11 37 (13.91%) Software Engineering
12 36 (13.53%) Scrum
13 31 (11.65%) Ethnography
13 31 (11.65%) Web Development
14 30 (11.28%) Guerrilla Research
14 30 (11.28%) Industrial Design
15 29 (10.90%) E-Commerce
16 26 (9.77%) Analytics
17 23 (8.65%) TDD
17 23 (8.65%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 52 (19.55%) JavaScript
2 7 (2.63%) C
3 4 (1.50%) Java
4 2 (0.75%) C#
4 2 (0.75%) Perl
4 2 (0.75%) PHP
4 2 (0.75%) Python
5 1 (0.38%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 78 (29.32%) Degree
2 15 (5.64%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.01%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.26%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (1.13%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.38%) QA
2 6 (2.26%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (1.13%) Actionable Recommendations
Vendors
1 48 (18.05%) Adobe
2 2 (0.75%) Google
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