The table below looks at the statistics for Web Usability skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Usability over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Usability
England / South West
Rank - - 134
Contract jobs citing Web Usability 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.066%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
-24.70% -5.55%
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 South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2052 2462 2293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 79.75% 82.23% 75.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1371 1736 1539
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 117 111
Median hourly rate £37.50 £41.80 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.28% +19.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £20.63 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

Web Usability
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 the South West

Web Usability
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Web Usability Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Web Usability
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Web Usability Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Web Usability
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 South West region with a requirement for Web Usability.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Dojo
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) webOS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Phone 7
1 1 (100.00%) Progressive Enhancement
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Graceful Degradation
1 1 (100.00%) Ember.js
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Phone
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (100.00%) Prototyping

Web Usability
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Dojo
1 1 (100.00%) Ember.js
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) webOS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Phone
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (100.00%) Graceful Degradation
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Progressive Enhancement
1 1 (100.00%) Prototyping
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared