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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Usability
Rank 600 651 608
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -43
Contract jobs citing Web Usability 47 15 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.089% 0.026% 0.054%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.032% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 22
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +28.57%
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
43972 47025 44690
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 83.14% 81.01% 77.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 29135 30776 27890
Median daily rate £440 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £578 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1135 1300 1233
Median hourly rate £30.94 £32.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.32% +28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £12.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.38 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +26.94%

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 24 September 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 19 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 24 September 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
England +44 47 £400 +14.28% 6
London +16 22 £400 +14.28% 1
West Midlands -9 16 - -
Shropshire - 15 - -
Telford - 15 - -
South East +22 7 £475 -9.52% 2
Worthing - 4 - - 1
West Sussex - 4 - - 1
Paddington - 3 £400 -
Berkshire - 3 £475 - 1
South West +13 1 £338 -22.85% 1
Gloucestershire +3 1 £338 -3.57%
Croydon -9 1 - -
City of London - 1 £350 -
Newbury - 1 - -
Tewkesbury - 1 £338 -
Coventry - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - -
North West - 1 - - 1

Web Usability
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 66 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (70.13%) Legal
3 50 (64.94%) User Experience
4 45 (58.44%) Web Application Development
5 42 (54.55%) Publishing
5 42 (54.55%) Management Information System
6 41 (53.25%) SEO
7 35 (45.45%) Social Media
8 18 (23.38%) HTML
9 12 (15.58%) Prototyping
10 11 (14.29%) CSS
11 10 (12.99%) JavaScript
12 9 (11.69%) Mobile App
12 9 (11.69%) Front End Development
13 8 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (9.09%) jQuery
14 7 (9.09%) Security Cleared
14 7 (9.09%) Analytics
14 7 (9.09%) GitHub
15 6 (7.79%) Web Services
15 6 (7.79%) MVC
15 6 (7.79%) Responsive Web Design
15 6 (7.79%) Customer Insight
15 6 (7.79%) Backbone.js
15 6 (7.79%) Ember.js
15 6 (7.79%) HTML5
15 6 (7.79%) JSON
15 6 (7.79%) Usability Testing
15 6 (7.79%) Wireframes
16 5 (6.49%) Web 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 4 (5.19%) CMS
1 4 (5.19%) SharePoint
1 4 (5.19%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (2.60%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.60%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.30%) Lightstreamer
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.30%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.09%) GitHub
2 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.90%) Office 365
4 1 (1.30%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) Intranet
2 2 (2.60%) HTTP
3 1 (1.30%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.60%) NoSQL
1 2 (2.60%) RDBMS
1 2 (2.60%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.60%) gulp
General
1 54 (70.13%) Legal
2 42 (54.55%) Publishing
3 5 (6.49%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.90%) Marketing
5 2 (2.60%) Finance
6 1 (1.30%) Banking
6 1 (1.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 60 (77.92%) Designer
2 50 (64.94%) Content Designer
3 9 (11.69%) Digital Designer
3 9 (11.69%) UX Designer
4 7 (9.09%) Developer
5 5 (6.49%) Digital Content Designer
6 4 (5.19%) Digital UX Designer
6 4 (5.19%) SharePoint Designer
7 3 (3.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (3.90%) Mobile Product Manager
7 3 (3.90%) Product Manager
7 3 (3.90%) User Researcher
7 3 (3.90%) Web Designer
8 2 (2.60%) .NET Developer
8 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (2.60%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (2.60%) C# Developer
8 2 (2.60%) Digital Transformation
8 2 (2.60%) UI Consultant
8 2 (2.60%) Usability Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (23.38%) HTML
2 11 (14.29%) CSS
3 7 (9.09%) jQuery
4 6 (7.79%) Backbone.js
4 6 (7.79%) Ember.js
4 6 (7.79%) HTML5
4 6 (7.79%) JSON
4 6 (7.79%) Web Services
5 5 (6.49%) Ajax
5 5 (6.49%) CSS3
6 4 (5.19%) .NET
6 4 (5.19%) Dojo
7 3 (3.90%) AngularJS
7 3 (3.90%) HTML5 Canvas
7 3 (3.90%) SVG
8 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.60%) J2EE
8 2 (2.60%) Node.js
8 2 (2.60%) RESTful
8 2 (2.60%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 50 (64.94%) User Experience
2 42 (54.55%) Management Information System
3 35 (45.45%) Social Media
4 9 (11.69%) Mobile App
5 8 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (6.49%) Visualisation
7 4 (5.19%) Blackberry
8 3 (3.90%) Psychology
9 2 (2.60%) W3C
10 1 (1.30%) Animation
10 1 (1.30%) Copywriting
10 1 (1.30%) Data Integration
10 1 (1.30%) Fixed Income
10 1 (1.30%) Mobile Games
10 1 (1.30%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.49%) Android
1 5 (6.49%) Apple iOS
2 4 (5.19%) webOS
2 4 (5.19%) Windows
2 4 (5.19%) Windows Phone
2 4 (5.19%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (58.44%) Web Application Development
3 41 (53.25%) SEO
4 12 (15.58%) Prototyping
5 9 (11.69%) Front End Development
6 7 (9.09%) Analytics
7 6 (7.79%) Customer Insight
7 6 (7.79%) MVC
7 6 (7.79%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (7.79%) Usability Testing
7 6 (7.79%) Wireframes
8 5 (6.49%) Web Development
9 4 (5.19%) Change Management
9 4 (5.19%) Graceful Degradation
9 4 (5.19%) Information Management
9 4 (5.19%) Mobile Development
9 4 (5.19%) Progressive Enhancement
10 3 (3.90%) Guerrilla Research
10 3 (3.90%) Mobile Application Development
10 3 (3.90%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.99%) JavaScript
2 4 (5.19%) SQL
3 2 (2.60%) C#
3 2 (2.60%) XQuery
4 1 (1.30%) C
4 1 (1.30%) Java
4 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.19%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.90%) Degree
4 1 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) WCAG
Vendors
1 4 (5.19%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.30%) Adobe
2 1 (1.30%) Omniture
2 1 (1.30%) Sencha
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