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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Usability
UK
Rank 575 623 602
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -21
Contract jobs citing Web Usability 19 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.012% 0.027%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.051% 0.014% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 8
Median daily rate £315 £319 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% -22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £314 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £324 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 - £313
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
37526 43083 40983
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.74% 82.84% 79.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 24906 28187 25982
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 961 1187 1087
Median hourly rate £35.00 £38.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +48.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +57 19 £315 -1.17% 1
London +30 9 £300 -5.88%
South East +29 6 £325 - 1
West Sussex -6 6 £325 - 1
Worthing - 6 £325 -
Tyne and Wear - 4 £230 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £230 -
North East - 4 £230 -
City of London - 1 - -

Web Usability
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 34 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (62.00%) Web Application Development
3 29 (58.00%) Legal
4 28 (56.00%) Publishing
5 22 (44.00%) SEO
6 20 (40.00%) User Experience
7 18 (36.00%) Management Information System
7 18 (36.00%) Social Media
8 13 (26.00%) HTML
9 12 (24.00%) Prototyping
10 9 (18.00%) Content Writing
11 8 (16.00%) Analytics
12 7 (14.00%) JavaScript
12 7 (14.00%) CSS
12 7 (14.00%) HTML5
13 6 (12.00%) webOS
13 6 (12.00%) Windows Phone 7
13 6 (12.00%) Progressive Enhancement
13 6 (12.00%) Apple iOS
13 6 (12.00%) CSS3
13 6 (12.00%) Backbone.js
13 6 (12.00%) Web Development
13 6 (12.00%) Ajax
13 6 (12.00%) JSON
13 6 (12.00%) Dojo
13 6 (12.00%) jQuery
13 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
13 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
13 6 (12.00%) Android
13 6 (12.00%) 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 2 (4.00%) CMS
2 1 (2.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) OmniGraffle
1 1 (2.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.00%) GitHub
2 1 (2.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) MySQL
1 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
General
1 29 (58.00%) Legal
2 28 (56.00%) Publishing
3 2 (4.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 40 (80.00%) Content Designer
1 40 (80.00%) Designer
2 8 (16.00%) Developer
3 6 (12.00%) Digital Content Designer
3 6 (12.00%) Digital Designer
4 5 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Content Designer
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Designer
6 2 (4.00%) Senior Digital Content Designer
6 2 (4.00%) Senior Digital Designer
6 2 (4.00%) Web Content Designer
6 2 (4.00%) Web Designer
7 1 (2.00%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.00%) HTML Developer
7 1 (2.00%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.00%) Java Web Developer
7 1 (2.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 1 (2.00%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.00%) Web Applications Developer
7 1 (2.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.00%) HTML
2 7 (14.00%) CSS
2 7 (14.00%) HTML5
3 6 (12.00%) Ajax
3 6 (12.00%) Backbone.js
3 6 (12.00%) CSS3
3 6 (12.00%) Dojo
3 6 (12.00%) Ember.js
3 6 (12.00%) jQuery
3 6 (12.00%) JSON
3 6 (12.00%) Web Services
4 5 (10.00%) HTML5 Canvas
4 5 (10.00%) SVG
5 1 (2.00%) React
5 1 (2.00%) XML
5 1 (2.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (40.00%) User Experience
2 18 (36.00%) Management Information System
2 18 (36.00%) Social Media
3 6 (12.00%) Blackberry
4 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) Android
1 6 (12.00%) Apple iOS
1 6 (12.00%) webOS
1 6 (12.00%) Windows
1 6 (12.00%) Windows Phone
1 6 (12.00%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (62.00%) Web Application Development
3 22 (44.00%) SEO
4 12 (24.00%) Prototyping
5 9 (18.00%) Content Writing
6 8 (16.00%) Analytics
7 6 (12.00%) Front End Development
7 6 (12.00%) Graceful Degradation
7 6 (12.00%) Mobile Development
7 6 (12.00%) MVC
7 6 (12.00%) Progressive Enhancement
7 6 (12.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (12.00%) Web Development
8 5 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
8 5 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 5 (10.00%) Visualisation
9 3 (6.00%) Mentoring
9 3 (6.00%) Service Delivery
10 2 (4.00%) Content Management
10 2 (4.00%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.00%) C
3 1 (2.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.00%) Degree
3 1 (2.00%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 3 (6.00%) Adobe
2 1 (2.00%) Google