The table below looks at the statistics for Web Usability skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Usability over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Usability
Rank 615 590 581
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -9
Contract jobs citing Web Usability 16 22 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.040% 0.008%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.035% 0.052% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 19 2
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£338 £350 £185
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +88.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £248 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £405 £189
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £350 -
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
46337 42400 39480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.99% 76.18% 74.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 30192 26229 24243
Average daily rate £425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1248 1151 1100
Average hourly rate £31.44 £23.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.78% -18.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.13 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

Web Usability
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Usability within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Web Usability Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Web Usability
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Usability within the UK.

Web Usability Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Web Usability
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Usability within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Web Usability Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Web Usability
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Usability within the UK.

Web Usability Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Web Usability
Top 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Usability within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -38 14 £338 -3.57% 3
London +2 9 £325 -7.14% 1
Scotland - 2 - -
South West - 2 £438 - 1
Croydon - 2 £350 -
Glasgow - 2 - -
Milton Keynes -13 1 £525 +50.00%
Buckinghamshire -20 1 £525 +50.00%
South East -36 1 £525 +50.00%
Birmingham - 1 £300 -
Ilford - 1 £450 -
West Midlands - 1 £300 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £350 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - - 1
Wiltshire - 1 £525 - 1
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
Nottingham - 1 - - 1
Swindon - 1 £525 - 1

Web Usability
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Web Usability 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 Web Usability.

1 16 (66.67%) HTML
1 16 (66.67%) User Experience
2 15 (62.50%) CMS
2 15 (62.50%) Content Management
3 14 (58.33%) JavaScript
4 13 (54.17%) Analytics
5 12 (50.00%) jQuery
5 12 (50.00%) CSS
6 11 (45.83%) SEO
7 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (41.67%) Web Analytics
8 9 (37.50%) Sitecore CMS
8 9 (37.50%) Sitecore
9 7 (29.17%) HTML5
9 7 (29.17%) Finance
10 6 (25.00%) Web Development
10 6 (25.00%) Ajax
10 6 (25.00%) Windows
10 6 (25.00%) CSS3
10 6 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (20.83%) Social Media
11 5 (20.83%) Web Services
11 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
12 4 (16.67%) C#
12 4 (16.67%) XML
12 4 (16.67%) .NET
12 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
12 4 (16.67%) Adobe
12 4 (16.67%) Apple
12 4 (16.67%) Google

Web Usability
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Web Usability 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 Web Usability. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (62.50%) CMS
2 9 (37.50%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (12.50%) Drupal
3 3 (12.50%) Umbraco
4 2 (8.33%) IIS
5 1 (4.17%) Jadu
5 1 (4.17%) EPiServer CMS
5 1 (4.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.50%) Photoshop
3 1 (4.17%) MS Office
3 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Google Analytics
2 1 (4.17%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
1 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.17%) Axure RP
2 1 (4.17%) Grunt
2 1 (4.17%) Bower
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Publishing
2 4 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Web Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Designer
4 3 (12.50%) Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Web Editor
4 3 (12.50%) Web Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Web Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) CMS Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Web Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (4.17%) UX Designer
6 1 (4.17%) Sitecore Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Digital Content Designer
6 1 (4.17%) Marketing Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Web Content Editor
6 1 (4.17%) Content Editor
6 1 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Strategy Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (66.67%) HTML
2 12 (50.00%) CSS
2 12 (50.00%) jQuery
3 7 (29.17%) HTML5
4 6 (25.00%) CSS3
4 6 (25.00%) Ajax
5 5 (20.83%) Web Services
6 4 (16.67%) XML
6 4 (16.67%) .NET
7 3 (12.50%) Sass
8 2 (8.33%) Ember.js
8 2 (8.33%) Classic ASP
8 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
8 2 (8.33%) XSL
8 2 (8.33%) JSON
8 2 (8.33%) Dojo
8 2 (8.33%) Flash
8 2 (8.33%) Backbone.js
9 1 (4.17%) SVG
9 1 (4.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (66.67%) User Experience
2 5 (20.83%) Social Media
3 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (8.33%) W3C
5 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
5 2 (8.33%) Digital Media
5 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
5 2 (8.33%) Copywriting
6 1 (4.17%) Visualisation
6 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Android
2 2 (8.33%) webOS
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Phone 7
2 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Content Management
2 13 (54.17%) Analytics
3 11 (45.83%) SEO
4 10 (41.67%) Web Analytics
4 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (25.00%) Web Development
5 6 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (16.67%) Progressive Enhancement
6 4 (16.67%) Migration
7 3 (12.50%) Scrum
7 3 (12.50%) User Stories
8 2 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (8.33%) Mobile Development
8 2 (8.33%) Web Application Development
8 2 (8.33%) Graceful Degradation
8 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
8 2 (8.33%) MVC
8 2 (8.33%) Online Marketing
8 2 (8.33%) Information Architecture
9 1 (4.17%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (16.67%) C#
3 2 (8.33%) ActionScript
4 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Sitecore
2 4 (16.67%) Google
2 4 (16.67%) Adobe
2 4 (16.67%) Apple
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) Ektron
4 1 (4.17%) Coremetrics
4 1 (4.17%) EPiServer
4 1 (4.17%) Vignette
4 1 (4.17%) RedDot
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