The table below looks at the statistics for Usability Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Usability Testing over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Usability Testing
Rank - 99 84
Contract jobs citing Usability Testing 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.062% 0.079%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.080% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Usability Testing
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1487 1244 942
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 80.33% 76.79% 74.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 903 762 532
Median daily rate £400 £378 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.82% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 31 31
Median hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -14.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

Usability Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

Usability Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Usability Testing Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Usability Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Usability Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Usability Testing
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Usability Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Financial Institution
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 2 (66.67%) Prototyping
3 1 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing

Usability Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Designer
1 2 (66.67%) UX Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 2 (66.67%) Prototyping
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java