Period
to 12 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Usability Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Usability Engineering over the 6 months to 12 December 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 Engineering
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Usability Engineering 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.079% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.091% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Glasgow median daily rate £400 - -
Scotland median daily rate £400 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Usability Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1094 962 1323
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 86.41% 83.87% 80.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 613 490 705
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £358 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.90% +2.14% -
10th Percentile £255 £213 £224
90th Percentile £506 £469 £475
Scotland median daily rate £390 £365 £375
% change year-on-year +6.85% -2.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 16 18
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.00 £24.50 £29.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.04% -16.54% +43.20%
10th Percentile £10.83 £10.50 £12.35
90th Percentile £34.28 £47.88 £55.00
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £23.35
% change year-on-year +14.29% -10.06% +3.78%

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Usability Engineering 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Usability Engineering.

1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Human Factors
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) Ethnography
1 1 (100.00%) Sociology
1 1 (100.00%) Service Design
1 1 (100.00%) Anthropology

Usability Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
1 1 (100.00%) UX Designer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Anthropology
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Ethnography
1 1 (100.00%) Human Factors
1 1 (100.00%) Service Design
1 1 (100.00%) Sociology
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree