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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Usability
Rank 616 637 598
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -39
Contract jobs citing Web Usability 30 8 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.014% 0.047%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.068% 0.018% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 22
Median daily rate £450 £260 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.07% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £132 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £425 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £425 £300
% change year-on-year
-23.52% +41.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £10.95
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
44007 44399 41585
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.96% 79.29% 77.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 29216 28157 26311
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1026 1266 1219
Median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.36 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +32 30 £450 +73.07% 1
London +9 8 £450 +87.50%
West Midlands - 7 £388 - 1
Shropshire - 7 £388 -
Telford - 7 £388 -
Stockport - 6 £285 -
Manchester - 6 £285 -
North West - 6 £285 -
South East - 4 - -
West Sussex - 4 - -
Worthing - 4 - -
South West -3 3 £350 -17.64%
Bristol - 3 £350 -
York - 2 £450 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £450 -
East Yorkshire - 2 £450 -
Yorkshire - 2 £450 -
Hull - 2 £450 -
City of London +43 1 - -

Web Usability
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 25 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (66.67%) Web Application Development
3 17 (47.22%) User Experience
3 17 (47.22%) Legal
4 15 (41.67%) Social Media
5 14 (38.89%) SEO
5 14 (38.89%) Publishing
6 13 (36.11%) Management Information System
7 7 (19.44%) HTML
8 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
9 5 (13.89%) CSS
9 5 (13.89%) CMS
10 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
10 4 (11.11%) SQL
10 4 (11.11%) .NET
11 3 (8.33%) Photoshop
11 3 (8.33%) Usability Testing
11 3 (8.33%) Content Management
11 3 (8.33%) Marketing
11 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
12 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
12 2 (5.56%) jQuery
12 2 (5.56%) Degree
12 2 (5.56%) JSON
12 2 (5.56%) Psychology
12 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (5.56%) Umbraco
12 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
12 2 (5.56%) Market Research
12 2 (5.56%) RESTful

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 5 (13.89%) CMS
2 2 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (5.56%) Node.js
2 2 (5.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Photoshop
2 2 (5.56%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
1 2 (5.56%) RDBMS
1 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.56%) gulp
General
1 17 (47.22%) Legal
2 14 (38.89%) Publishing
3 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 3 (8.33%) Marketing
5 2 (5.56%) Games
6 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (77.78%) Designer
2 25 (69.44%) Content Designer
3 8 (22.22%) Digital Content Designer
3 8 (22.22%) Digital Designer
4 5 (13.89%) Senior Content Designer
4 5 (13.89%) Senior Designer
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Digital Content Designer
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Digital Designer
6 3 (8.33%) Developer
7 2 (5.56%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.56%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) CRM Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 2 (5.56%) UI Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) UI Designer
7 2 (5.56%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) HTML
2 5 (13.89%) CSS
3 4 (11.11%) .NET
4 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (5.56%) Backbone.js
4 2 (5.56%) D3.js
4 2 (5.56%) Ember.js
4 2 (5.56%) J2EE
4 2 (5.56%) jQuery
4 2 (5.56%) JSON
4 2 (5.56%) RESTful
4 2 (5.56%) Web Services
4 2 (5.56%) XML
4 2 (5.56%) XSLT
5 1 (2.78%) HTML5
5 1 (2.78%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (47.22%) User Experience
2 15 (41.67%) Social Media
3 13 (36.11%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.56%) Psychology
4 2 (5.56%) Visualisation
4 2 (5.56%) W3C
5 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.78%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Android
1 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (66.67%) Web Application Development
3 14 (38.89%) SEO
4 3 (8.33%) Content Management
4 3 (8.33%) Usability Testing
5 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.56%) CRM
5 2 (5.56%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 2 (5.56%) Market Research
5 2 (5.56%) MVC
5 2 (5.56%) OO
5 2 (5.56%) OOD
5 2 (5.56%) Open Source
5 2 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (5.56%) Scrum
5 2 (5.56%) SDLC
5 2 (5.56%) SOA
6 1 (2.78%) Digital Content Management
6 1 (2.78%) Ethnography
6 1 (2.78%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (11.11%) SQL
3 2 (5.56%) C#
3 2 (5.56%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (5.56%) Adobe