Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Web Usability skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Web Usability over the 6 months to 20 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.

Web Usability
England > South West
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 209 213
Contract jobs citing Web Usability 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.050% 0.031%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.062% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
South West median daily rate - £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -17.65% -
England median daily rate £325 £400 £300
% change year-on-year -18.75% +33.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Web Usability 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 South West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4546 4803 5031
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 82.68% 79.47% 78.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2914 3175 3309
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +1.21%
10th Percentile £250 £255 £260
90th Percentile £538 £550 £527
England median daily rate £450 £425 £407
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.55% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 203 241 213
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +11.43% +45.83%
10th Percentile £13.10 £12.75 £12.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.50 £50.50
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.64
% change year-on-year - +15.53% +5.56%

Web Usability
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Web Usability as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Web Usability in the South West

Web Usability
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Usability in the South West