The table below looks at the statistics for Human Factors skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Human Factors over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Human Factors
Rank 550 576 584
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +8
Contract jobs citing Human Factors 74 47 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.089% 0.064%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.11% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 17 27
Median daily rate £440 £425 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% -12.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £335 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £505 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £400 £445
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -10.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Median hourly rate £38.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 - -
Human Factors
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41317 42757 40955
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.43% 81.22% 77.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 27580 28391 26049
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1057 1189 1143
Median hourly rate £31.50 £32.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% +38.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.23 £47.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

Human Factors
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Human Factors as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Human Factors Jobs Demand Trend in England

Human Factors
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Human Factors across the England region.

Human Factors Daily Rate Trend in England

Human Factors
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Human Factors across the England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Human Factors Daily Rate Histogram in England

Human Factors
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Human Factors across the England region.

Human Factors Hourly Rate Trend in England

Human Factors
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Human Factors across the England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Human Factors Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Human Factors
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Human Factors within the England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London +21 20 £450 +4.65% 4
Yorkshire +33 19 £513 - 2
South East +27 17 £451 +35.08% 2
West Midlands - 11 £400 -
South West +17 3 - - 1
North West +8 2 £425 +6.25%
North East -31 2 £430 -8.51%
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Human Factors
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Human Factors 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 England region with a requirement for Human Factors.

1 133 (85.81%) User Experience
2 122 (78.71%) Usability Testing
3 115 (74.19%) Psychology
4 112 (72.26%) Agile Software Development
5 110 (70.97%) Ethnography
6 109 (70.32%) Degree
7 107 (69.03%) Market Research
8 103 (66.45%) Analytical Skills
9 95 (61.29%) Service Design
10 94 (60.65%) Customer Insight
11 86 (55.48%) Guerrilla Research
12 21 (13.55%) Axure RP
13 19 (12.26%) Mentoring
14 18 (11.61%) Web Development
14 18 (11.61%) Wireframes
15 16 (10.32%) HTML
15 16 (10.32%) Adobe
15 16 (10.32%) RIA
16 15 (9.68%) Information Architecture
16 15 (9.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
16 15 (9.68%) MS Visio
16 15 (9.68%) JavaScript
16 15 (9.68%) CSS
16 15 (9.68%) Project Management
16 15 (9.68%) Marketing
17 14 (9.03%) Industrial Design
17 14 (9.03%) Balsamiq Mockups
17 14 (9.03%) Product Management
18 13 (8.39%) User Stories
19 12 (7.74%) Software Engineering

Human Factors
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.65%) CMS
1 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (9.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 15 (9.68%) MS Visio
2 7 (4.52%) UserZoom
3 5 (3.23%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (1.29%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.29%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.65%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.65%) MS Office
5 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.29%) Broadband
Development Applications
1 21 (13.55%) Axure RP
2 14 (9.03%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.65%) gulp
3 1 (0.65%) JIRA
3 1 (0.65%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (0.65%) Rational DOORS
General
1 15 (9.68%) Marketing
2 7 (4.52%) Military
3 5 (3.23%) French Language
4 3 (1.94%) Finance
5 2 (1.29%) Automotive
5 2 (1.29%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.65%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.65%) Avionics
6 1 (0.65%) Banking
6 1 (0.65%) Games
6 1 (0.65%) Legal
6 1 (0.65%) Retail
6 1 (0.65%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 119 (76.77%) User Researcher
2 77 (49.68%) User Experience Researcher
3 17 (10.97%) Digital User Researcher
4 14 (9.03%) Architect
4 14 (9.03%) User Experience Architect
5 9 (5.81%) Senior User Researcher
6 7 (4.52%) Senior Architect
6 7 (4.52%) Senior User Experience Architect
7 3 (1.94%) Consultant
7 3 (1.94%) Designer
8 2 (1.29%) Senior User Experience Researcher
8 2 (1.29%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (1.29%) UI Consultant
8 2 (1.29%) UI Designer
8 2 (1.29%) User Experience Consultant
8 2 (1.29%) UX Designer
9 1 (0.65%) Data Scientist
9 1 (0.65%) Development Engineer
9 1 (0.65%) Mobile Product Manager
9 1 (0.65%) Research Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (10.32%) HTML
2 15 (9.68%) CSS
3 6 (3.87%) CSS3
3 6 (3.87%) HTML5
4 2 (1.29%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.29%) jQuery
5 1 (0.65%) Express
5 1 (0.65%) Node.js
5 1 (0.65%) OOCSS
Miscellaneous
1 133 (85.81%) User Experience
2 115 (74.19%) Psychology
3 103 (66.45%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (10.32%) RIA
5 6 (3.87%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.29%) Cyber Attack
6 2 (1.29%) Ergonomics
7 1 (0.65%) Blog
7 1 (0.65%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.65%) PMI
7 1 (0.65%) Robotics
7 1 (0.65%) Statistics
7 1 (0.65%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.65%) Android
1 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (78.71%) Usability Testing
2 112 (72.26%) Agile Software Development
3 110 (70.97%) Ethnography
4 107 (69.03%) Market Research
5 95 (61.29%) Service Design
6 94 (60.65%) Customer Insight
7 86 (55.48%) Guerrilla Research
8 19 (12.26%) Mentoring
9 18 (11.61%) Web Development
9 18 (11.61%) Wireframes
10 15 (9.68%) Information Architecture
10 15 (9.68%) Project Management
11 14 (9.03%) Industrial Design
11 14 (9.03%) Product Management
12 13 (8.39%) User Stories
13 12 (7.74%) Software Engineering
14 11 (7.10%) Line Management
15 9 (5.81%) Sociology
16 6 (3.87%) Stakeholder Management
16 6 (3.87%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (9.68%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.65%) SQL
2 1 (0.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 109 (70.32%) Degree
2 9 (5.81%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.58%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (1.94%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.29%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.65%) ARP4761
2 1 (0.65%) DO-160
2 1 (0.65%) DO-178B
2 1 (0.65%) DO-254
2 1 (0.65%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (10.32%) Adobe
2 2 (1.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.65%) Tableau
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