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 28 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Usability Testing
Rank 141 - 121
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Usability Testing 6 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.20% - 0.078%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% - 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Median daily rate £290 - £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 - -
Usability Testing
UK

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
2428 2355 1977
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.70% 79.59% 76.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1402 1247 1111
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 63 36
Median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £14.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.40 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

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

Usability Testing Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 May 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
Edinburgh - 6 £290 -
Usability Testing
UK

Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

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

1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (70.00%) User Experience
2 5 (50.00%) Wireframes
3 4 (40.00%) MS Visio
4 3 (30.00%) CSS
4 3 (30.00%) HTML
4 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) Marketing
4 3 (30.00%) Axure RP
4 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (30.00%) Android
5 2 (20.00%) Selenium
5 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (20.00%) .NET
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) Python
5 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (20.00%) Software Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
6 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (10.00%) JBoss
6 1 (10.00%) Flash
6 1 (10.00%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (10.00%) HP

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (10.00%) Fireworks
3 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Axure RP
2 2 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (10.00%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (10.00%) JMeter
3 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (30.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Designer
2 4 (40.00%) UX Designer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Digital UX Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Interaction Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Test Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technologist
4 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
4 1 (10.00%) User Experience Researcher
4 1 (10.00%) Web Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Web Applications Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) CSS
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) Ajax
3 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Flex
3 1 (10.00%) DHTML
3 1 (10.00%) Django
3 1 (10.00%) Flash
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
3 1 (10.00%) PhoneGap
3 1 (10.00%) REST
3 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) User Experience
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Interactive TV
3 1 (10.00%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Android
1 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Wireframes
3 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
3 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (20.00%) Software Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) High Availability
4 1 (10.00%) Information Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Product Management
4 1 (10.00%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
4 1 (10.00%) System Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) User Stories
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) HP