Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 22 November 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 - 128
Rank change year-on-year - +128 -3
Contract jobs citing Usability Testing 14 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.50% - 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% - 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 6
Surrey median daily rate £463 - £400
10th Percentile £413 - £350
90th Percentile £513 - £475
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £366
% change year-on-year +12.50% +9.22% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Usability Testing 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 Surrey with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2319 1941 2195
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 83.24% 83.48% 80.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1664 1287 1344
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £285
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 83 51
Surrey median hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -15.38% +5.69%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.55 £12.70
90th Percentile £48.75 £45.07 £52.17
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £27.00 £26.60
% change year-on-year -14.81% +1.50% +52.00%

Usability Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing Usability Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Usability Testing in Surrey

Usability Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Usability Testing in Surrey

Usability Testing
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 6 months to 22 November 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
Staines - 8 £475 -
Usability Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Usability Testing.

1 10 (71.43%) User Experience
2 9 (64.29%) Data Analytics
2 9 (64.29%) Analytics
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Wireframes
3 6 (42.86%) Prototyping
3 6 (42.86%) Information Architecture
4 5 (35.71%) HTML5
4 5 (35.71%) Psychology
4 5 (35.71%) Google Analytics
4 5 (35.71%) Scrum
4 5 (35.71%) HTML
4 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 5 (35.71%) Photoshop
4 5 (35.71%) CSS
4 5 (35.71%) jQuery
4 5 (35.71%) Axure RP
4 5 (35.71%) ClickTale
4 5 (35.71%) Adobe Analytics
4 5 (35.71%) CSS3
5 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (28.57%) Cognitive Science
6 3 (21.43%) Business Transformation
6 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
6 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
6 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (14.29%) Ethnography
7 2 (14.29%) Customer Insight
8 1 (7.14%) Actionable Customer Insight

Usability Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 5 (35.71%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Adobe Analytics
1 5 (35.71%) Google Analytics
2 1 (7.14%) G Suite
2 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Axure RP
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Designer
1 9 (64.29%) UX Designer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Change Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Communications Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) UI Designer
3 2 (14.29%) UI/UX Designer
3 2 (14.29%) User Researcher
4 1 (7.14%) User Experience Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) CSS
1 5 (35.71%) CSS3
1 5 (35.71%) HTML
1 5 (35.71%) HTML5
1 5 (35.71%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) User Experience
2 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (64.29%) Analytics
1 9 (64.29%) Data Analytics
1 9 (64.29%) Wireframes
2 6 (42.86%) Information Architecture
2 6 (42.86%) Prototyping
3 5 (35.71%) Psychology
3 5 (35.71%) Scrum
4 4 (28.57%) Cognitive Science
5 3 (21.43%) Business Transformation
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
5 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
6 2 (14.29%) Customer Insight
6 2 (14.29%) Ethnography
7 1 (7.14%) Actionable Customer Insight
7 1 (7.14%) Actionable Insight
7 1 (7.14%) Human Factors
7 1 (7.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) AirWatch
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) ClickTale
2 1 (7.14%) Google