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 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Usability
UK
Rank 566 619 589
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -30
Contract jobs citing Web Usability 16 8 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.016% 0.035%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.044% 0.019% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 12
Median daily rate £325 £368 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.56% -18.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £314 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £422 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £368 £450
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -18.33%
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
36177 41516 39910
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.16% 81.70% 78.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 23972 26915 25773
Median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 920 1195 1052
Median hourly rate £34.50 £38.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.38% +54.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.71 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

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 21 January 2017.

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 9 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 21 January 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
England +30 16 £325 -11.56% 2
London +22 10 £375 -
South East +18 3 £325 +8.33% 1
Tyne and Wear - 3 £246 -
West Sussex - 3 £325 -
Worthing - 3 £325 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £246 -
North East - 3 £246 -
City of London - 2 - -

Web Usability
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 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 with a requirement for Web Usability.

1 45 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (63.33%) Legal
2 38 (63.33%) Web Application Development
3 35 (58.33%) Publishing
4 31 (51.67%) Management Information System
5 30 (50.00%) SEO
5 30 (50.00%) User Experience
6 27 (45.00%) Social Media
7 13 (21.67%) HTML
8 11 (18.33%) Prototyping
9 10 (16.67%) Content Writing
10 8 (13.33%) HTML5
10 8 (13.33%) Analytics
10 8 (13.33%) JavaScript
10 8 (13.33%) CSS
11 7 (11.67%) Web Services
11 7 (11.67%) Android
11 7 (11.67%) Mobile App
11 7 (11.67%) Apple iOS
12 6 (10.00%) Windows Phone 7
12 6 (10.00%) Progressive Enhancement
12 6 (10.00%) webOS
12 6 (10.00%) Graceful Degradation
12 6 (10.00%) Ember.js
12 6 (10.00%) CSS3
12 6 (10.00%) Backbone.js
12 6 (10.00%) Windows Phone
12 6 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
12 6 (10.00%) Front End Development
12 6 (10.00%) Mobile Development

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 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.67%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.67%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.33%) GitHub
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.33%) Office 365
3 1 (1.67%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.67%) MySQL
1 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
General
1 38 (63.33%) Legal
2 35 (58.33%) Publishing
3 4 (6.67%) Marketing
4 1 (1.67%) Finance
4 1 (1.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 49 (81.67%) Designer
2 46 (76.67%) Content Designer
3 8 (13.33%) Developer
4 5 (8.33%) Digital Content Designer
4 5 (8.33%) Digital Designer
4 5 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (6.67%) Senior Content Designer
5 4 (6.67%) Senior Designer
6 2 (3.33%) Mobile Product Manager
6 2 (3.33%) Product Manager
6 2 (3.33%) Senior Digital Content Designer
6 2 (3.33%) Senior Digital Designer
6 2 (3.33%) SharePoint Designer
6 2 (3.33%) UX Designer
6 2 (3.33%) Web Content Designer
6 2 (3.33%) Web Designer
7 1 (1.67%) HTML CSS Developer
7 1 (1.67%) Magento Developer
7 1 (1.67%) Mobile Web Applications Developer
7 1 (1.67%) Web Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (21.67%) HTML
2 8 (13.33%) CSS
2 8 (13.33%) HTML5
3 7 (11.67%) Web Services
4 6 (10.00%) Ajax
4 6 (10.00%) Backbone.js
4 6 (10.00%) CSS3
4 6 (10.00%) Dojo
4 6 (10.00%) Ember.js
4 6 (10.00%) jQuery
4 6 (10.00%) JSON
5 5 (8.33%) HTML5 Canvas
5 5 (8.33%) SVG
6 1 (1.67%) React
6 1 (1.67%) XML
6 1 (1.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 31 (51.67%) Management Information System
2 30 (50.00%) User Experience
3 27 (45.00%) Social Media
4 7 (11.67%) Mobile App
5 6 (10.00%) Blackberry
6 5 (8.33%) Visualisation
7 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.67%) Animation
8 1 (1.67%) Copywriting
8 1 (1.67%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.67%) Android
1 7 (11.67%) Apple iOS
2 6 (10.00%) webOS
2 6 (10.00%) Windows
2 6 (10.00%) Windows Phone
2 6 (10.00%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (63.33%) Web Application Development
3 30 (50.00%) SEO
4 11 (18.33%) Prototyping
5 10 (16.67%) Content Writing
6 8 (13.33%) Analytics
7 6 (10.00%) Front End Development
7 6 (10.00%) Graceful Degradation
7 6 (10.00%) Mobile Development
7 6 (10.00%) MVC
7 6 (10.00%) Progressive Enhancement
7 6 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (10.00%) Web Development
8 5 (8.33%) Data Visualisation
8 5 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (5.00%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.00%) Project Management
9 3 (5.00%) Service Delivery
9 3 (5.00%) Wireframes
10 2 (3.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.33%) C
3 1 (1.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (1.67%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 3 (5.00%) Adobe
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.67%) Google