The table below looks at the statistics for Web Usability skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Usability over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Usability
Rank 591 635 627
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -8
Contract jobs citing Web Usability 23 14 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.025% 0.037%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.056% 0.031% 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 10
Median daily rate £350 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.60% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £338 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £454 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
-19.11% -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 across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40909 44671 43502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.54% 81.22% 77.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 27247 28978 28332
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1079 1330 1204
Median hourly rate £29.25 £30.15 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.98% +20.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £48.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

Web Usability
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 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 10 December 2016.

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 20 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Usability within the UK over the 3 months to 10 December 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
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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
England +27 23 £350 -18.60% 2
London +16 14 £363 -21.62% 2
Shropshire -5 3 - -
Telford -10 3 - -
West Midlands -18 3 - -
Yorkshire +24 2 £375 -11.76%
Sheffield -9 2 £375 -11.76%
City of London -11 2 £350 -24.32% 1
South Yorkshire -12 2 £375 -11.76%
South East +16 1 - -
South West - 1 £338 -
North East - 1 - -
North West - 1 £200 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £200 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £338 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
Tewkesbury - 1 £338 -
Worthing - 1 - -

Web Usability
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 with a requirement for Web Usability.

1 55 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (74.24%) Legal
3 40 (60.61%) User Experience
3 40 (60.61%) SEO
4 38 (57.58%) Management Information System
5 37 (56.06%) Publishing
6 35 (53.03%) Web Application Development
7 30 (45.45%) Social Media
8 17 (25.76%) HTML
9 14 (21.21%) Prototyping
10 11 (16.67%) Analytics
11 10 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (13.64%) HTML5
12 9 (13.64%) JavaScript
12 9 (13.64%) CSS
13 8 (12.12%) Mobile App
13 8 (12.12%) GitHub
13 8 (12.12%) Front End Development
14 7 (10.61%) Apple iOS
14 7 (10.61%) CSS3
14 7 (10.61%) Android
14 7 (10.61%) Ajax
14 7 (10.61%) Web Development
14 7 (10.61%) jQuery
14 7 (10.61%) Content Writing
15 6 (9.09%) Dojo
15 6 (9.09%) JSON
15 6 (9.09%) MVC
15 6 (9.09%) Blackberry
15 6 (9.09%) Web Services

Web Usability
Top Related IT Skills 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 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
1 3 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.52%) CMS
2 1 (1.52%) Lightstreamer
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.52%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Magento
1 1 (1.52%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.12%) GitHub
2 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.55%) Office 365
3 1 (1.52%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (1.52%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.52%) MySQL
1 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
General
1 49 (74.24%) Legal
2 37 (56.06%) Publishing
3 4 (6.06%) Marketing
4 1 (1.52%) Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Finance
4 1 (1.52%) Games
4 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (77.27%) Designer
2 45 (68.18%) Content Designer
3 8 (12.12%) Developer
4 5 (7.58%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (7.58%) UX Designer
5 3 (4.55%) Digital Designer
5 3 (4.55%) Mobile Product Manager
5 3 (4.55%) Product Manager
5 3 (4.55%) SharePoint Designer
5 3 (4.55%) Web Designer
6 2 (3.03%) Digital Transformation
6 2 (3.03%) Digital UX Designer
6 2 (3.03%) Usability Designer
6 2 (3.03%) User Researcher
7 1 (1.52%) Digital Developer
7 1 (1.52%) HTML CSS Developer
7 1 (1.52%) Mobile Web Applications Developer
7 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 1 (1.52%) Senior Designer
7 1 (1.52%) Web Content Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (25.76%) HTML
2 9 (13.64%) CSS
2 9 (13.64%) HTML5
3 7 (10.61%) Ajax
3 7 (10.61%) CSS3
3 7 (10.61%) jQuery
4 6 (9.09%) Backbone.js
4 6 (9.09%) Dojo
4 6 (9.09%) Ember.js
4 6 (9.09%) JSON
4 6 (9.09%) Web Services
5 5 (7.58%) HTML5 Canvas
5 5 (7.58%) SVG
6 1 (1.52%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.52%) React
6 1 (1.52%) Sencha Touch
6 1 (1.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.52%) WebSockets
6 1 (1.52%) XML
6 1 (1.52%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 40 (60.61%) User Experience
2 38 (57.58%) Management Information System
3 30 (45.45%) Social Media
4 10 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (12.12%) Mobile App
6 6 (9.09%) Blackberry
7 5 (7.58%) Visualisation
8 2 (3.03%) Psychology
9 1 (1.52%) Animation
9 1 (1.52%) Copywriting
9 1 (1.52%) Data Integration
9 1 (1.52%) Fixed Income
9 1 (1.52%) Mobile Games
9 1 (1.52%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.61%) Android
1 7 (10.61%) Apple iOS
2 6 (9.09%) webOS
2 6 (9.09%) Windows
2 6 (9.09%) Windows Phone
2 6 (9.09%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (60.61%) SEO
3 35 (53.03%) Web Application Development
4 14 (21.21%) Prototyping
5 11 (16.67%) Analytics
6 8 (12.12%) Front End Development
7 7 (10.61%) Content Writing
7 7 (10.61%) Web Development
8 6 (9.09%) Graceful Degradation
8 6 (9.09%) Mobile Development
8 6 (9.09%) MVC
8 6 (9.09%) Progressive Enhancement
8 6 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (7.58%) Customer Insight
9 5 (7.58%) Data Visualisation
9 5 (7.58%) Mobile Application Development
10 4 (6.06%) Wireframes
11 3 (4.55%) Information Management
11 3 (4.55%) Mentoring
11 3 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.64%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.03%) C
3 1 (1.52%) Java
3 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 6 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.06%) Degree
3 1 (1.52%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) WCAG
Vendors
1 3 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.03%) Adobe
3 1 (1.52%) Google
3 1 (1.52%) Omniture
3 1 (1.52%) Sencha
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