Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Usability Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Usability Testing over the 6 months to 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Usability Testing
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 188 189 199
Rank change year-on-year +1 +10 +3
Contract jobs citing Usability Testing 9 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.19% 0.12% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.14% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 6
East of England median daily rate £416 £375 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.00% -20.21% +28.77%
10th Percentile £173 £363 £338
90th Percentile £442 £414 £490
England median daily rate £438 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -2.78% +12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £47.50 £17.06 £16.43
% change year-on-year +178.47% +3.82% -42.35%

Usability Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3892 4153 4703
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 83.59% 80.41% 79.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2314 2448 2761
East of England median daily rate £425 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +6.45% +3.33%
10th Percentile £231 £248 £225
90th Percentile £575 £551 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £407
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.42% +1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 276 345
East of England median hourly rate £30.50 £23.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.61% - -16.36%
10th Percentile £12.18 £13.67 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.60 £48.13 £43.75
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year - +14.94% +6.10%

Usability Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Usability Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Usability Testing in the East of England

Usability Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Usability Testing in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Usability Testing in the East of England

Usability Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Usability Testing in the East of England over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Usability Testing in the East of England

Usability Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Usability Testing in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Usability Testing in the East of England

Usability Testing
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 5 - -
Cambridgeshire +2 1 £80 -78.67% 1
Essex - 1 £408 -
Norfolk - 1 £438 -
Usability Testing
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 East of England region with a requirement for Usability Testing.

1 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
2 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 4 (44.44%) Performance Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Network Security
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (44.44%) VirtualBox
2 4 (44.44%) Perl
2 4 (44.44%) Python
2 4 (44.44%) VMS
2 4 (44.44%) Internet
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 3 (33.33%) Programme Delivery
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) User Experience
3 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (22.22%) Psychology
4 2 (22.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (22.22%) Axure RP
4 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 2 (22.22%) Law
4 2 (22.22%) WCAG
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Adobe
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
4 2 (22.22%) Photoshop
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) Snagit
5 1 (11.11%) TestRail

Usability Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
1 2 (22.22%) Photoshop
1 2 (22.22%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Lorenzo
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Internet
1 4 (44.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Electronic Patient Records
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Axure RP
1 2 (22.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) TestComplete
2 1 (11.11%) TestRail
General
1 2 (22.22%) Law
2 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Audio Visual Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) Security Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Automation Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) User Experience Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Transformation
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Digital UX Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Malware Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Scripter
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
3 1 (11.11%) User Experience Researcher
3 1 (11.11%) User Researcher
3 1 (11.11%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Cyber Kill Chain
2 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
3 1 (11.11%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
2 4 (44.44%) Performance Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Programme Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Psychology
4 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 1 (11.11%) Defect Management
5 1 (11.11%) Ethnography
5 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Statistics
5 1 (11.11%) System Testing
5 1 (11.11%) User Stories
5 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Perl
1 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
1 4 (44.44%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) WCAG
2 1 (11.11%) HL7
2 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) VirtualBox
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Adobe
3 1 (11.11%) Atlassian
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
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