Period
to 21 January 2018

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 21 January 2018 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
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 199 222
Contract jobs citing Web Usability 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.019% 0.032%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.023% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
South West median daily rate - £338 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -35.71% +61.54%
England median daily rate £400 £344 £430
% change year-on-year +16.36% -20.06% +22.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,167 4,295 5,063
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 80.29% 80.85% 81.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,597 2,858 3,487
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -1.32%
10th Percentile £263 £237 £255
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +3.93% +1.88% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 168 284 256
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £36.75 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.65% -6.37% +37.72%
10th Percentile £11.79 £12.55 £13.50
90th Percentile £47.65 £47.50 £50.00
England median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% +15.00%

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