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 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Human Factors
UK / England
Rank 497 491 514
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +23
Contract jobs citing Human Factors 83 107 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.23% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.27% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 80 44
Median daily rate £433 £439 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £330 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £530 £558
UK excluding London median daily rate £433 £400 £460
% change year-on-year
+8.25% -13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -6.25%

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
34885 38997 37464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.95% 82.80% 79.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 23333 25843 24000
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 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 855 1059 1018
Median hourly rate £36.25 £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 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
South East +39 23 £428 +14.22% 1
Yorkshire +27 21 £488 +8.33%
London -18 16 £425 -10.52% 1
North East -22 10 £400 -
North West +25 5 £490 +8.88%
West Midlands -5 4 £450 +15.38% 2
South West -5 3 £495 +32.00% 1
East Midlands - 1 £350 -
Human Factors
UK

Human Factors
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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.

1 123 (73.65%) Service Design
2 118 (70.66%) Agile Software Development
3 115 (68.86%) User Experience
4 110 (65.87%) Ethnography
5 109 (65.27%) Psychology
6 107 (64.07%) Degree
7 93 (55.69%) Usability Testing
8 91 (54.49%) Cognitive Psychology
9 86 (51.50%) Market Research
10 83 (49.70%) Customer Insight
11 79 (47.31%) Analytical Skills
12 75 (44.91%) Guerrilla Research
13 29 (17.37%) Anthropology
14 26 (15.57%) User Stories
15 24 (14.37%) Mentoring
15 24 (14.37%) Security Cleared
15 24 (14.37%) Stakeholder Management
16 23 (13.77%) Sociology
17 12 (7.19%) Line Management
18 11 (6.59%) Guerrilla Testing
19 10 (5.99%) Wireframes
19 10 (5.99%) Analytics
19 10 (5.99%) Military
19 10 (5.99%) Ergonomics
19 10 (5.99%) Web Development
20 9 (5.39%) DV Cleared
20 9 (5.39%) Actionable Recommendations
21 7 (4.19%) Automotive
21 7 (4.19%) Cybersecurity
22 6 (3.59%) Qualitative Research

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:

Applications
1 4 (2.40%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (1.80%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (1.80%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.20%) UserZoom
4 1 (0.60%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.20%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.60%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (2.99%) Axure RP
2 2 (1.20%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (5.99%) Military
2 7 (4.19%) Automotive
3 5 (2.99%) Retail
4 4 (2.40%) Finance
4 4 (2.40%) Legal
5 3 (1.80%) Games
6 2 (1.20%) Banking
6 2 (1.20%) Marketing
6 2 (1.20%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.60%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.60%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 120 (71.86%) User Researcher
2 42 (25.15%) User Experience Researcher
3 22 (13.17%) Digital User Researcher
4 14 (8.38%) Designer
4 14 (8.38%) UX Designer
5 8 (4.79%) Consultant
6 7 (4.19%) Research Consultant
6 7 (4.19%) User Experience Consultant
7 6 (3.59%) Lean Consultant
8 4 (2.40%) Senior User Researcher
9 3 (1.80%) Data Scientist
9 3 (1.80%) Development Engineer
9 3 (1.80%) Development Specialist
9 3 (1.80%) Research Engineer
9 3 (1.80%) UX Engineer
9 3 (1.80%) UX Specialist
10 2 (1.20%) Head of Design
10 2 (1.20%) Logistics Engineer
10 2 (1.20%) Senior User Experience Researcher
10 2 (1.20%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.99%) CSS
1 5 (2.99%) HTML
2 3 (1.80%) Material Design
Miscellaneous
1 115 (68.86%) User Experience
2 79 (47.31%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.59%) Cyber Attack
4 3 (1.80%) Infotainment
4 3 (1.80%) Robotics
5 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.60%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.60%) NHS
5 1 (0.60%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.80%) Android
1 3 (1.80%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (73.65%) Service Design
2 118 (70.66%) Agile Software Development
3 110 (65.87%) Ethnography
4 109 (65.27%) Psychology
5 93 (55.69%) Usability Testing
6 91 (54.49%) Cognitive Psychology
7 86 (51.50%) Market Research
8 83 (49.70%) Customer Insight
9 75 (44.91%) Guerrilla Research
10 29 (17.37%) Anthropology
11 26 (15.57%) User Stories
12 24 (14.37%) Mentoring
12 24 (14.37%) Stakeholder Management
13 23 (13.77%) Sociology
14 12 (7.19%) Line Management
15 11 (6.59%) Guerrilla Testing
16 10 (5.99%) Analytics
16 10 (5.99%) Ergonomics
16 10 (5.99%) Web Development
16 10 (5.99%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.80%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.60%) SQL
2 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 107 (64.07%) Degree
2 24 (14.37%) Security Cleared
3 9 (5.39%) DV Cleared
4 6 (3.59%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.80%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.20%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.39%) Actionable Recommendations
2 3 (1.80%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.20%) QA
4 1 (0.60%) ARP4761
4 1 (0.60%) Def Stans
4 1 (0.60%) DO-160
4 1 (0.60%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.60%) DO-254
4 1 (0.60%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 6 (3.59%) Microsoft
2 3 (1.80%) Adobe
2 3 (1.80%) Google
2 3 (1.80%) Tableau
Central London / West End
Trust In Soda
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £17 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago