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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Usability Testing over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Usability Testing
Rank 88 - 74
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Usability Testing 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.066% - 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.089% - 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.61
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £13.61
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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
1120 887 681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 73.68% 70.51% 72.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 612 451 349
Average daily rate £370 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 37 42
Average hourly rate £16.29 £17.30 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.82% -1.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £11.69 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Usability Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Usability Testing across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 26 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Usability Testing 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 Usability Testing.

1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) Internet
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Informatics
2 2 (22.22%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) UX Design
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow Management
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) W3C
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (11.11%) User Experience
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) Axure RP
3 1 (11.11%) CSS3
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow

Usability Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Usability Testing 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 Usability Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Designer
2 2 (22.22%) Interface Designer
2 2 (22.22%) UI Designer
3 1 (11.11%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) jQuery
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
2 1 (11.11%) CSS3
2 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Informatics
3 1 (11.11%) User Experience
3 1 (11.11%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Project Management
1 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
1 2 (22.22%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
2 1 (11.11%) UX Design
2 1 (11.11%) Workflow Management
2 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript