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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Usability over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Usability
Rank 415 425 420
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Contract jobs citing Web Usability 22 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.097% 0.038% 0.058%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.046% 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 11
Median daily rate £400 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £203 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £438 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
19487 19445 19805
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.78% 82.40% 81.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 13983 13860 13790
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 219 235
Median hourly rate £23.50 £22.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.81% +2.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.30 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Web Usability
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Web Usability as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Usability across the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Web Usability Daily Rate Histogram 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
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 Web Usability within the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Paddington - 4 £400 -
Croydon -10 3 £400 +14.28%
Web Usability
England

Web Usability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Web Usability 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 Web Usability.

1 25 (83.33%) User Experience
2 22 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (60.00%) Legal
4 14 (46.67%) Web Application Development
5 12 (40.00%) Management Information System
6 11 (36.67%) Publishing
7 10 (33.33%) SEO
7 10 (33.33%) Social Media
8 6 (20.00%) HTML
8 6 (20.00%) CSS
8 6 (20.00%) Usability Testing
8 6 (20.00%) Wireframes
9 5 (16.67%) Front End Development
10 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (13.33%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (13.33%) Information Management
10 4 (13.33%) Intranet
10 4 (13.33%) Change Management
10 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
10 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
11 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
11 3 (10.00%) Psychology
11 3 (10.00%) Degree
11 3 (10.00%) HTML5
11 3 (10.00%) Market Research
11 3 (10.00%) Rapid Prototyping
11 3 (10.00%) Mobile App
11 3 (10.00%) Office 365
11 3 (10.00%) Prototyping

Web Usability
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 (13.33%) SharePoint
1 4 (13.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.33%) Lightstreamer
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (6.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) Intranet
2 1 (3.33%) Extranet
General
1 18 (60.00%) Legal
2 11 (36.67%) Publishing
3 2 (6.67%) Games
3 2 (6.67%) Marketing
3 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (86.67%) Designer
2 15 (50.00%) Content Designer
3 9 (30.00%) Digital Designer
3 9 (30.00%) UX Designer
4 5 (16.67%) Digital Content Designer
4 5 (16.67%) Senior Content Designer
4 5 (16.67%) Senior Designer
5 4 (13.33%) Digital UX Designer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Digital Content Designer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Digital Designer
5 4 (13.33%) SharePoint Designer
6 3 (10.00%) User Researcher
7 2 (6.67%) Digital Transformation
7 2 (6.67%) Games Designer
7 2 (6.67%) UI Designer
7 2 (6.67%) Usability Designer
7 2 (6.67%) Web Designer
8 1 (3.33%) Architect
8 1 (3.33%) Digital User Researcher
8 1 (3.33%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) CSS
1 6 (20.00%) HTML
2 3 (10.00%) HTML5
3 1 (3.33%) Ajax
3 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.33%) CSS3
3 1 (3.33%) Ext JS
3 1 (3.33%) jQuery
3 1 (3.33%) Sencha Touch
3 1 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (3.33%) Web Services
3 1 (3.33%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 25 (83.33%) User Experience
2 12 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 10 (33.33%) Social Media
4 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (10.00%) Mobile App
5 3 (10.00%) Psychology
6 2 (6.67%) Mobile Games
7 1 (3.33%) Animation
7 1 (3.33%) Data Integration
7 1 (3.33%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Android
1 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (46.67%) Web Application Development
3 10 (33.33%) SEO
4 6 (20.00%) Usability Testing
4 6 (20.00%) Wireframes
5 5 (16.67%) Front End Development
6 4 (13.33%) Change Management
6 4 (13.33%) Information Management
7 3 (10.00%) Guerrilla Research
7 3 (10.00%) Market Research
7 3 (10.00%) Prototyping
7 3 (10.00%) Rapid Prototyping
7 3 (10.00%) Service Design
8 2 (6.67%) Customer Insight
8 2 (6.67%) Mobile First
8 2 (6.67%) Web Accessibility
9 1 (3.33%) Migration
9 1 (3.33%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (3.33%) SDLC
9 1 (3.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (6.67%) WCAG
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Adobe
3 1 (3.33%) Sencha