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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Human Factors
Rank 533 549 553
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +4
Contract jobs citing Human Factors 81 66 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.16% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 35 35
Median daily rate £450 £400 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -12.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £337 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £468 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Median hourly rate £26.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 - -
Human Factors
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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
38449 40754 40404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.86% 81.41% 77.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 25790 26815 26724
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1002 1222 1146
Median hourly rate £28.33 £30.90 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +23.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £48.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +5 30 £500 +14.28% 1
Yorkshire +33 24 £500 +19.40%
South East +18 10 £444 +31.48% 2
West Midlands -24 9 £450 +15.38%
South West +14 6 £443 +26.42%
North East -48 1 £394 -6.86% 2
East Midlands - 1 £350 -
Human Factors
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Human Factors
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 116 (77.85%) User Experience
2 105 (70.47%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (68.46%) Degree
4 101 (67.79%) Psychology
4 101 (67.79%) Service Design
5 97 (65.10%) Ethnography
6 93 (62.42%) Usability Testing
7 83 (55.70%) Market Research
8 80 (53.69%) Customer Insight
9 75 (50.34%) Analytical Skills
10 74 (49.66%) Guerrilla Research
11 16 (10.74%) Mentoring
11 16 (10.74%) Sociology
11 16 (10.74%) Security Cleared
11 16 (10.74%) Wireframes
12 15 (10.07%) Web Development
12 15 (10.07%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (7.38%) User Stories
13 11 (7.38%) Military
13 11 (7.38%) HTML
14 10 (6.71%) CSS
14 10 (6.71%) Adobe
15 9 (6.04%) MS Visio
15 9 (6.04%) JavaScript
15 9 (6.04%) Marketing
15 9 (6.04%) DV Cleared
15 9 (6.04%) Ergonomics
15 9 (6.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 9 (6.04%) Axure RP
16 8 (5.37%) Information Architecture

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 (0.67%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (6.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 9 (6.04%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.01%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (2.01%) OmniGraffle
2 3 (2.01%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.34%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (0.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (6.04%) Axure RP
2 6 (4.03%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.67%) gulp
3 1 (0.67%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (7.38%) Military
2 9 (6.04%) Marketing
3 6 (4.03%) Automotive
4 5 (3.36%) Retail
5 4 (2.68%) Legal
6 3 (2.01%) Finance
6 3 (2.01%) Games
7 2 (1.34%) Banking
7 2 (1.34%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.34%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.67%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.67%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 101 (67.79%) User Researcher
2 54 (36.24%) User Experience Researcher
3 12 (8.05%) Designer
3 12 (8.05%) Digital User Researcher
4 11 (7.38%) UX Designer
5 6 (4.03%) Architect
5 6 (4.03%) User Experience Architect
6 5 (3.36%) Senior Architect
6 5 (3.36%) Senior User Experience Architect
7 3 (2.01%) Data Scientist
7 3 (2.01%) Development Engineer
7 3 (2.01%) Development Specialist
7 3 (2.01%) Research Engineer
7 3 (2.01%) Senior User Researcher
7 3 (2.01%) UI Designer
7 3 (2.01%) UX Engineer
7 3 (2.01%) UX Specialist
8 2 (1.34%) Digital Designer
8 2 (1.34%) Head of User Experience
8 2 (1.34%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.38%) HTML
2 10 (6.71%) CSS
3 3 (2.01%) CSS3
3 3 (2.01%) HTML5
3 3 (2.01%) Material Design
4 1 (0.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.67%) jQuery
4 1 (0.67%) OOCSS
Miscellaneous
1 116 (77.85%) User Experience
2 101 (67.79%) Psychology
3 75 (50.34%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (6.04%) Ergonomics
5 8 (5.37%) RIA
6 6 (4.03%) Cyber Attack
7 3 (2.01%) Robotics
7 3 (2.01%) Statistics
7 3 (2.01%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.67%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.67%) Android
1 1 (0.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (70.47%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (67.79%) Service Design
3 97 (65.10%) Ethnography
4 93 (62.42%) Usability Testing
5 83 (55.70%) Market Research
6 80 (53.69%) Customer Insight
7 74 (49.66%) Guerrilla Research
8 16 (10.74%) Mentoring
8 16 (10.74%) Sociology
8 16 (10.74%) Wireframes
9 15 (10.07%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (10.07%) Web Development
10 11 (7.38%) User Stories
11 8 (5.37%) Information Architecture
12 7 (4.70%) Analytics
12 7 (4.70%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (4.70%) Cybersecurity
12 7 (4.70%) Guerrilla Testing
12 7 (4.70%) Line Management
13 6 (4.03%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.04%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.67%) SQL
2 1 (0.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 102 (68.46%) Degree
2 16 (10.74%) Security Cleared
3 9 (6.04%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.01%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.34%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.36%) Actionable Recommendations
2 3 (2.01%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.67%) ARP4761
3 1 (0.67%) DO-160
3 1 (0.67%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.67%) DO-254
Vendors
1 10 (6.71%) Adobe
2 6 (4.03%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.01%) Google
3 3 (2.01%) Tableau
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