The table below looks at the statistics for Web Usability skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Usability over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Usability
England / West Midlands
Rank - 113 -
Contract jobs citing Web Usability 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.21% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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 in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1909 1954 1552
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.24% 81.48% 72.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1188 1058 939
Median daily rate £417 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 66 95
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.43 £11.08 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.65 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Web Usability
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region 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 West Midlands

Web Usability
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Usability across the West Midlands region.

Web Usability Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Web Usability
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Web Usability.

1 12 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 12 (100.00%) Legal
1 12 (100.00%) Publishing
1 12 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 12 (100.00%) User Experience
2 8 (66.67%) Social Media
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) SEO
3 4 (33.33%) Content Writing
3 4 (33.33%) Web Services

Web Usability
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

General
1 12 (100.00%) Legal
1 12 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Content Designer
1 12 (100.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 12 (100.00%) User Experience
2 8 (66.67%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Web Application Development
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) SEO
3 4 (33.33%) Content Writing