The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Human Factors in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Human Factors over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Human Factors
Rank 499 527 504
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -23
Contract jobs citing Human Factors 58 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.027% 0.027%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 0.087% 0.088%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 9 9
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£455 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.30% +10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 -
Human Factors
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
14152 13841 12436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.47% 31.47% 30.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 9029 8668 7539
Average daily rate £425 £413 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 570 554 752
Average hourly rate £18.50 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.21 £11.91 £11.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.75 £42.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

Human Factors
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Human Factors across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous 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 January 2015.

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
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Human Factors within the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +19 33 £446 -0.83% 6
South East - 7 £572 - 1
Yorkshire - 4 £288 -
East of England - - - - 2
Human Factors
UK

Human Factors
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Human Factors also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Human Factors.

1 66 (63.46%) Usability Testing
2 57 (54.81%) Degree
2 57 (54.81%) User Experience
3 56 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (50.96%) Market Research
5 44 (42.31%) Psychology
6 33 (31.73%) Analytical Skills
7 24 (23.08%) HTML
7 24 (23.08%) CSS
8 21 (20.19%) JavaScript
9 19 (18.27%) Information Architecture
10 16 (15.38%) jQuery
10 16 (15.38%) HTML5
11 14 (13.46%) Security Cleared
12 13 (12.50%) CSS3
12 13 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
12 13 (12.50%) Qualitative Research
12 13 (12.50%) Customer Insight
13 12 (11.54%) DHTML
13 12 (11.54%) Project Management
14 11 (10.58%) Graphic Design
15 10 (9.62%) JSON
16 9 (8.65%) Marketing
17 8 (7.69%) Information Security
17 8 (7.69%) Management Information System
17 8 (7.69%) Mentoring
17 8 (7.69%) User Stories
18 7 (6.73%) RIA
18 7 (6.73%) Product Management
18 7 (6.73%) Risk Management

Human Factors
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Human Factors also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Human Factors. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.88%) Liferay
2 1 (0.96%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (3.85%) MS Visio
1 4 (3.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (2.88%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.96%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 5 (4.81%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.96%) ATM
1 1 (0.96%) SMS
Development Applications
1 5 (4.81%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 5 (4.81%) Axure RP
General
1 9 (8.65%) Marketing
2 3 (2.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (18.27%) Designer
2 16 (15.38%) UX Designer
3 12 (11.54%) UI Designer
4 9 (8.65%) User Experience Researcher
4 9 (8.65%) Web Designer
5 7 (6.73%) Project Manager
6 5 (4.81%) User Experience Architect
6 5 (4.81%) Security Project Manager
6 5 (4.81%) Security Manager
6 5 (4.81%) Developer
6 5 (4.81%) Architect
7 4 (3.85%) Consultant
7 4 (3.85%) Information Manager
7 4 (3.85%) Information Security Manager
7 4 (3.85%) Senior Architect
7 4 (3.85%) Information Security Project Manager
8 2 (1.92%) Test Manager
8 2 (1.92%) Web Developer
8 2 (1.92%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (1.92%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (23.08%) HTML
1 24 (23.08%) CSS
2 16 (15.38%) jQuery
2 16 (15.38%) HTML5
3 13 (12.50%) CSS3
4 12 (11.54%) DHTML
5 10 (9.62%) JSON
6 6 (5.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (2.88%) LESS
7 3 (2.88%) Ajax
8 2 (1.92%) XML
8 2 (1.92%) MooTools
9 1 (0.96%) XSL
9 1 (0.96%) Web Services
9 1 (0.96%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 57 (54.81%) User Experience
2 44 (42.31%) Psychology
3 33 (31.73%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (10.58%) Graphic Design
5 8 (7.69%) Management Information System
6 7 (6.73%) RIA
7 5 (4.81%) Open Source
8 3 (2.88%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.92%) W3C
9 2 (1.92%) Online Games
10 1 (0.96%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.96%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (63.46%) Usability Testing
2 56 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (50.96%) Market Research
4 19 (18.27%) Information Architecture
5 13 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
5 13 (12.50%) Qualitative Research
5 13 (12.50%) Customer Insight
6 12 (11.54%) Project Management
7 8 (7.69%) Information Security
7 8 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 8 (7.69%) User Stories
8 7 (6.73%) Product Management
8 7 (6.73%) Risk Management
8 7 (6.73%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (6.73%) Change Management
9 6 (5.77%) Analytics
9 6 (5.77%) Vulnerability Management
10 5 (4.81%) Industrial Design
11 4 (3.85%) Software Engineering
11 4 (3.85%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 21 (20.19%) JavaScript
2 4 (3.85%) Java
3 3 (2.88%) PHP
4 2 (1.92%) C
5 1 (0.96%) Scala
5 1 (0.96%) Ruby
5 1 (0.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (54.81%) Degree
2 14 (13.46%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.77%) CISSP
3 6 (5.77%) PMP
3 6 (5.77%) PMI Certification
3 6 (5.77%) CISM
3 6 (5.77%) GIAC
4 4 (3.85%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.96%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.88%) QA
2 2 (1.92%) WCAG
Vendors
1 5 (4.81%) Google
2 4 (3.85%) Adobe
3 3 (2.88%) ServiceNow
4 1 (0.96%) Mercator
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