The table below looks at the statistics for Web Usability 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 Web Usability over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Usability
Rank 406 406 403
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing Web Usability 2 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.042% 0.018%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.011% 0.053% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 2
Average daily rate £319 £600 £281
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.87% +113.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £370 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £600 £286
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £313 -
% change year-on-year
+39.20% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Web Usability
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
17658 17038 17712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.38% 80.34% 80.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 12589 12189 12162
Average daily rate £475 £450 £438
Average 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 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 215 200 245
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% -10.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.39 £47.50 £70.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Web Usability
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Usability across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Web Usability Jobs Demand Trend in London

Web Usability
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Web Usability Daily Rate Trend in London

Web Usability
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Web Usability Hourly Rate Trend in London

Web Usability
Top 22 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Web Usability 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 Web Usability.

1 6 (85.71%) User Experience
1 6 (85.71%) Social Media
2 5 (71.43%) Web Application Development
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
2 5 (71.43%) SEO
2 5 (71.43%) Legal
2 5 (71.43%) Publishing
3 1 (14.29%) Games
3 1 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) B2C
3 1 (14.29%) Adobe
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) Psychology
3 1 (14.29%) Usability Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Market Research
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement

Web Usability
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Web Usability 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 Web Usability. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
General
1 5 (71.43%) Legal
1 5 (71.43%) Publishing
2 1 (14.29%) Games
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Digital User Researcher
2 1 (14.29%) UI Designer
2 1 (14.29%) User Researcher
2 1 (14.29%) Web Content Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Social Media
1 6 (85.71%) User Experience
2 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) Psychology
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) SEO
1 5 (71.43%) Web Application Development
2 1 (14.29%) B2C
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Market Research
2 1 (14.29%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe