The table below looks at the statistics for Human Factors skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Human Factors over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Human Factors
Rank 370 369 398
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +29
Contract jobs citing Human Factors 41 36 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.17% 0.042%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.22% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 22 7
Average daily rate £428 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.58% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £375 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £510 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £423 £413
% change year-on-year
-5.32% +2.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £40.00
Human Factors
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17610 16725 17372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.27% 80.29% 80.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 12571 11968 11925
Average daily rate £475 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 195 238
Average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £23.67
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -9.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £49.00 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Human Factors
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Human Factors across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Human Factors Jobs Demand Trend in London

Human Factors
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Human Factors Daily Rate Trend in London

Human Factors
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Human Factors across the London region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Human Factors Daily Rate Histogram in London

Human Factors
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Human Factors Hourly Rate Trend in London

Human Factors
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
City of London +34 3 £428 +10.32% 1
Human Factors
England

Human Factors
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 52 (88.14%) User Experience
2 47 (79.66%) Psychology
3 45 (76.27%) Usability Testing
4 40 (67.80%) Degree
5 37 (62.71%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (47.46%) Market Research
7 25 (42.37%) Ethnography
8 19 (32.20%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (28.81%) Mentoring
10 15 (25.42%) Axure RP
11 13 (22.03%) Information Architecture
12 12 (20.34%) Product Management
12 12 (20.34%) HTML
13 11 (18.64%) JavaScript
13 11 (18.64%) CSS
13 11 (18.64%) Analytics
13 11 (18.64%) Project Management
14 10 (16.95%) Marketing
14 10 (16.95%) RIA
14 10 (16.95%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 10 (16.95%) Adobe
14 10 (16.95%) MS Visio
14 10 (16.95%) Industrial Design
14 10 (16.95%) Software Engineering
14 10 (16.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 9 (15.25%) Customer Insight
15 9 (15.25%) Security Cleared
16 8 (13.56%) Visualisation
17 7 (11.86%) Data Visualisation
18 6 (10.17%) SC Cleared

Human Factors
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Applications
1 10 (16.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 10 (16.95%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.39%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Trello
Development Applications
1 15 (25.42%) Axure RP
2 10 (16.95%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (3.39%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.69%) JIRA
General
1 10 (16.95%) Marketing
2 5 (8.47%) Legal
3 3 (5.08%) Retail
4 2 (3.39%) Banking
4 2 (3.39%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Finance
5 1 (1.69%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 38 (64.41%) User Researcher
2 22 (37.29%) User Experience Researcher
3 12 (20.34%) Architect
4 11 (18.64%) User Experience Architect
5 8 (13.56%) Digital User Researcher
6 7 (11.86%) Senior User Researcher
7 6 (10.17%) Designer
7 6 (10.17%) UX Designer
8 4 (6.78%) Senior User Experience Researcher
9 3 (5.08%) Consultant
9 3 (5.08%) User Experience Consultant
10 2 (3.39%) Senior Architect
10 2 (3.39%) Senior User Experience Architect
11 1 (1.69%) Digital Designer
11 1 (1.69%) Digital UX Designer
11 1 (1.69%) Information Architect
11 1 (1.69%) Lead Architect
11 1 (1.69%) Lead Designer
11 1 (1.69%) Lead UX Designer
11 1 (1.69%) Senior Digital User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.34%) HTML
2 11 (18.64%) CSS
3 5 (8.47%) Web Services
4 1 (1.69%) RESTful
4 1 (1.69%) Velocity
4 1 (1.69%) XML
4 1 (1.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 52 (88.14%) User Experience
2 47 (79.66%) Psychology
3 19 (32.20%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (16.95%) RIA
5 8 (13.56%) Visualisation
6 2 (3.39%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.69%) Ergonomics
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.78%) Android
1 4 (6.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (76.27%) Usability Testing
2 37 (62.71%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (47.46%) Market Research
4 25 (42.37%) Ethnography
5 17 (28.81%) Mentoring
6 13 (22.03%) Information Architecture
7 12 (20.34%) Product Management
8 11 (18.64%) Analytics
8 11 (18.64%) Project Management
9 10 (16.95%) Industrial Design
9 10 (16.95%) Software Engineering
10 9 (15.25%) Customer Insight
11 7 (11.86%) Data Visualisation
12 5 (8.47%) Qualitative Research
13 4 (6.78%) Benchmarking
13 4 (6.78%) Workflow
14 3 (5.08%) Continuous Improvement
14 3 (5.08%) Scrum
14 3 (5.08%) Sociology
14 3 (5.08%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.64%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 40 (67.80%) Degree
2 9 (15.25%) Security Cleared
3 6 (10.17%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.08%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 10 (16.95%) Adobe
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