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 3 months to 29 June 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
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 - 91
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Usability Testing 8 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.66% - 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% - 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 2
Median daily rate £450 - £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 - £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 - £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £428 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +7.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 Surrey with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1050 1064 1014
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 86.28% 84.24% 78.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2785 2519 2064
Median daily rate £435 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +3.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £312 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £556 £575 £559
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 143 64
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £19.80 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.00 £47.25 £52.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.64% -6.66%  

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 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorking - 1 £475 -
Reigate - 1 £475 -
Staines - 1 - -
Usability Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 8 (72.73%) User Experience
2 6 (54.55%) Customer Insight
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Wireframes
4 4 (36.36%) Prototyping
4 4 (36.36%) Ethnography
4 4 (36.36%) Actionable Customer Insight
5 3 (27.27%) HTML
5 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 3 (27.27%) CSS
5 3 (27.27%) Human Factors
5 3 (27.27%) jQuery
5 3 (27.27%) Information Architecture
5 3 (27.27%) HTML5
5 3 (27.27%) Axure RP
5 3 (27.27%) CSS3
5 3 (27.27%) Data Analytics
5 3 (27.27%) Analytics
6 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (18.18%) AirWatch
6 2 (18.18%) G Suite
6 2 (18.18%) Office 365
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (18.18%) Google
6 2 (18.18%) Scrum
6 2 (18.18%) Psychology
6 2 (18.18%) Photoshop
6 2 (18.18%) Cognitive Science
7 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management

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 2 (18.18%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) G Suite
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (9.09%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Axure RP
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Designer
1 5 (45.45%) User Researcher
1 5 (45.45%) UX Designer
2 2 (18.18%) User Experience Researcher
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Research Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) UI Designer
3 1 (9.09%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) CSS
1 3 (27.27%) CSS3
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
1 3 (27.27%) HTML5
1 3 (27.27%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) User Experience
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Graphic Design
3 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Customer Insight
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Wireframes
3 4 (36.36%) Actionable Customer Insight
3 4 (36.36%) Ethnography
3 4 (36.36%) Prototyping
4 3 (27.27%) Analytics
4 3 (27.27%) Data Analytics
4 3 (27.27%) Human Factors
4 3 (27.27%) Information Architecture
5 2 (18.18%) Cognitive Science
5 2 (18.18%) Psychology
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (9.09%) User Stories
6 1 (9.09%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) AirWatch
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Google
2 1 (9.09%) ClickTale
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