The table below looks at the statistics for Usability Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Usability Testing over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Usability Testing
South East / West Sussex
Rank 31 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Usability Testing 27 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.74% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.49% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 0
Median daily rate £427 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
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 Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
416 405 401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 88.51% 85.62% 81.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 249 248
Median daily rate £438 £400 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £265 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 23
Median hourly rate £45.87 £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.80% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £15.40 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.10 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

Usability Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex region citing Usability Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Usability Testing Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Usability Testing
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Usability Testing Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Usability Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Usability Testing across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Usability Testing Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Usability Testing
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Usability Testing within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 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
Worthing - 25 £427 -
Gatwick - 1 - -
Usability Testing
South East

Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Usability Testing 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Usability Testing.

1 41 (97.62%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (78.57%) Customer Insight
2 33 (78.57%) Guerrilla Research
3 32 (76.19%) Service Design
4 30 (71.43%) Ethnography
4 30 (71.43%) Human Factors
5 29 (69.05%) Analytical Skills
6 28 (66.67%) Market Research
7 27 (64.29%) User Stories
8 26 (61.90%) Degree
8 26 (61.90%) Psychology
8 26 (61.90%) Cognitive Psychology
9 16 (38.10%) User Experience
10 9 (21.43%) Scrum
11 8 (19.05%) Java
11 8 (19.05%) Automated Testing
11 8 (19.05%) Software Engineering
11 8 (19.05%) QA
11 8 (19.05%) Selenium
11 8 (19.05%) Performance Testing
11 8 (19.05%) Security Testing
11 8 (19.05%) Unit Testing
11 8 (19.05%) Gherkin
11 8 (19.05%) Defect Management
11 8 (19.05%) SoapUI
12 7 (16.67%) Test Automation
12 7 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (16.67%) Kanban
12 7 (16.67%) Groovy
12 7 (16.67%) RESTful

Usability Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 6 (14.29%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Selenium
1 8 (19.05%) SoapUI
2 6 (14.29%) JIRA
3 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 33 (78.57%) User Researcher
2 6 (14.29%) User Experience Researcher
3 4 (9.52%) Digital User Researcher
3 4 (9.52%) Tester
4 3 (7.14%) QA Tester
5 2 (4.76%) Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) QA Analyst
6 1 (2.38%) Automation Tester
6 1 (2.38%) Developer
6 1 (2.38%) QA Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (2.38%) QA Test Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.38%) Test Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) UI Developer
6 1 (2.38%) UI/UX Developer
6 1 (2.38%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.05%) Gherkin
2 7 (16.67%) RESTful
2 7 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (2.38%) Ajax
3 1 (2.38%) CSS
3 1 (2.38%) CSS3
3 1 (2.38%) HTML
3 1 (2.38%) HTML5
3 1 (2.38%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 29 (69.05%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (38.10%) User Experience
3 3 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.38%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (97.62%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (78.57%) Customer Insight
2 33 (78.57%) Guerrilla Research
3 32 (76.19%) Service Design
4 30 (71.43%) Ethnography
4 30 (71.43%) Human Factors
5 28 (66.67%) Market Research
6 27 (64.29%) User Stories
7 26 (61.90%) Cognitive Psychology
7 26 (61.90%) Psychology
8 9 (21.43%) Scrum
9 8 (19.05%) Automated Testing
9 8 (19.05%) Defect Management
9 8 (19.05%) Performance Testing
9 8 (19.05%) Security Testing
9 8 (19.05%) Software Engineering
9 8 (19.05%) Unit Testing
10 7 (16.67%) API Testing
10 7 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.05%) Java
2 7 (16.67%) Groovy
2 7 (16.67%) Scala
3 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 26 (61.90%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) Atlassian