The table below looks at the statistics for Usability Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Usability Testing over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Usability Testing
Rank 121 151 120
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -31
Contract jobs citing Usability Testing 24 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.84% 0.064% 0.082%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 0.078% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 1
Median daily rate £450 £320 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.62% +16.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Usability Testing
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2334 2558 1887
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.64% 81.57% 77.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1504 1786 1154
Median daily rate £420 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 78 59
Median hourly rate £15.13 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.83% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.76 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £37.04 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

Usability Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Usability Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Usability Testing Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Usability Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Usability Testing across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Usability Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Usability Testing
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
West Yorkshire +31 22 £438 - 2
South Yorkshire -1 1 £525 +64.06% 1
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England

Usability Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Usability Testing.

1 45 (97.83%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (80.43%) User Experience
3 36 (78.26%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (78.26%) Guerrilla Research
4 34 (73.91%) Customer Insight
5 31 (67.39%) Human Factors
5 31 (67.39%) Market Research
5 31 (67.39%) Ethnography
6 26 (56.52%) Service Design
6 26 (56.52%) Degree
7 25 (54.35%) Psychology
8 11 (23.91%) Scrum
9 8 (17.39%) User Stories
10 7 (15.22%) Java
11 6 (13.04%) Line Management
12 5 (10.87%) QA
12 5 (10.87%) Selenium
12 5 (10.87%) SoapUI
13 4 (8.70%) RESTful
13 4 (8.70%) Web Services
14 3 (6.52%) Automated Testing
14 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
14 3 (6.52%) Performance Testing
14 3 (6.52%) Security Testing
14 3 (6.52%) Unit Testing
14 3 (6.52%) Integration Testing
14 3 (6.52%) Gherkin
14 3 (6.52%) Defect Management
15 2 (4.35%) Front End Development
15 2 (4.35%) Smoke Testing

Usability Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (4.35%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Selenium
1 5 (10.87%) SoapUI
2 2 (4.35%) Appium
2 2 (4.35%) Cucumber
2 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.35%) JIRA
2 2 (4.35%) Subversion
2 2 (4.35%) Zephyr
3 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (84.78%) User Researcher
2 31 (67.39%) User Experience Researcher
3 3 (6.52%) Digital User Researcher
3 3 (6.52%) Test Engineer
4 2 (4.35%) Automation Tester
4 2 (4.35%) Consultant
4 2 (4.35%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (4.35%) Tester
4 2 (4.35%) User Experience Consultant
5 1 (2.17%) Designer
5 1 (2.17%) Developer
5 1 (2.17%) Digital Transformation
5 1 (2.17%) Java Automation Tester
5 1 (2.17%) QA Engineer
5 1 (2.17%) QA Test Engineer
5 1 (2.17%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 1 (2.17%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (2.17%) UX Designer
5 1 (2.17%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) RESTful
1 4 (8.70%) Web Services
2 3 (6.52%) Gherkin
3 2 (4.35%) CSS
3 2 (4.35%) CSS3
3 2 (4.35%) HTML
3 2 (4.35%) HTML5
3 2 (4.35%) REST
3 2 (4.35%) SOAP
3 2 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (80.43%) User Experience
2 36 (78.26%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (54.35%) Psychology
4 2 (4.35%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (4.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Android
1 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
1 2 (4.35%) Windows
1 2 (4.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (97.83%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (78.26%) Guerrilla Research
3 34 (73.91%) Customer Insight
4 31 (67.39%) Ethnography
4 31 (67.39%) Human Factors
4 31 (67.39%) Market Research
5 26 (56.52%) Service Design
6 11 (23.91%) Scrum
7 8 (17.39%) User Stories
8 6 (13.04%) Line Management
9 3 (6.52%) Automated Testing
9 3 (6.52%) Defect Management
9 3 (6.52%) Integration Testing
9 3 (6.52%) Performance Testing
9 3 (6.52%) Security Testing
9 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
9 3 (6.52%) Unit Testing
10 2 (4.35%) Kanban
10 2 (4.35%) System Testing
10 2 (4.35%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) Java
2 2 (4.35%) Groovy
2 2 (4.35%) PHP
2 2 (4.35%) Scala
2 2 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (56.52%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) ISEB
2 2 (4.35%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (4.35%) Facebook
1 2 (4.35%) Google
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle
1 2 (4.35%) Twitter
South Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago