The table below looks at the statistics for Usability Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Usability Testing over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Usability Testing
UK / Scotland
Rank 102 126 122
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -4
Contract jobs citing Usability Testing 4 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.23% 0.16% 0.037%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.19% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £363 £325 £1,000
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -67.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1459 2124 2213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 84.04% 82.52% 80.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 868 1135 1257
Median daily rate £388 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 23 39
Median hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.49 £15.25 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £49.41 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Usability Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Usability Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Usability Testing Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Usability Testing
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
Edinburgh +23 3 £363 -9.37% 1
Glasgow +1 1 - -
Usability Testing
UK

Usability Testing
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Usability Testing.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Human Factors
2 3 (60.00%) User Experience
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Ethnography
3 2 (40.00%) Rapid Prototyping
3 2 (40.00%) Sass
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) Service Design
3 2 (40.00%) Prototyping
3 2 (40.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
3 2 (40.00%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (20.00%) Anthropology
4 1 (20.00%) Actionable Insight
4 1 (20.00%) Spatial Data
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Quantitative Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Usability Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Customer Insight
4 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (20.00%) Sociology

Usability Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Spatial Data
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Senior User Experience Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) User Experience
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Human Factors
3 2 (40.00%) Ethnography
3 2 (40.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
3 2 (40.00%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
3 2 (40.00%) Prototyping
3 2 (40.00%) Rapid Prototyping
3 2 (40.00%) Service Design
4 1 (20.00%) Actionable Insight
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Anthropology
4 1 (20.00%) Customer Insight
4 1 (20.00%) Quantitative Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Sociology
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Usability Engineering
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland