The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Human Factors 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the London region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Human Factors
Rank 377 - 398
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Human Factors 31 0 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% - 0.046%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.43% - 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 0 9
Average daily rate
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£520 - £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 - £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 - £494
UK excluding London average daily rate £513 £370 £480
% change year-on-year
+38.51% -22.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - -
Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7175 7861 8139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.58% 32.38% 30.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4788 5398 5500
Average daily rate £450 £451 £470
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.16% -4.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £640 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 169 213
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £14.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £20.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
- -20.32%
Human Factors
England

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 Miscellaneous 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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014. 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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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 - 3 £600 -
Croydon - - - -
Human Factors
England

Human Factors
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 29 (65.91%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (59.09%) Degree
3 24 (54.55%) Market Research
4 21 (47.73%) Psychology
5 14 (31.82%) Usability Testing
6 12 (27.27%) Qualitative Research
7 8 (18.18%) Mercator
8 7 (15.91%) Customer Insight
9 5 (11.36%) Information Architecture
9 5 (11.36%) HTML
10 4 (9.09%) MS Visio
10 4 (9.09%) Industrial Design
10 4 (9.09%) Finance
10 4 (9.09%) Axure RP
10 4 (9.09%) User Stories
10 4 (9.09%) Process Improvement
10 4 (9.09%) QA
11 3 (6.82%) Marketing
11 3 (6.82%) Visualisation
11 3 (6.82%) Mobile App
11 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (6.82%) GIAC
11 3 (6.82%) Scrum
11 3 (6.82%) Information Security
11 3 (6.82%) Investment Banking
11 3 (6.82%) Banking
11 3 (6.82%) CISM
11 3 (6.82%) Change Management
11 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
11 3 (6.82%) Risk Management

Human Factors
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 4 (9.09%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) WAN
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Axure RP
2 3 (6.82%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (2.27%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (9.09%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Marketing
2 3 (6.82%) Investment Banking
2 3 (6.82%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Games
4 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (18.18%) User Experience Researcher
2 6 (13.64%) Designer
2 6 (13.64%) User Experience Designer
3 4 (9.09%) Architect
3 4 (9.09%) Consultant
3 4 (9.09%) User Experience Architect
4 3 (6.82%) Security Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) Senior User Experience Designer
5 2 (4.55%) Developer
5 2 (4.55%) QA Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Risk Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) Senior Designer
5 2 (4.55%) Senior Architect
5 2 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (2.27%) User Experience Consultant
6 1 (2.27%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (2.27%) Test Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Risk Management Consultant
6 1 (2.27%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) HTML
2 3 (6.82%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (47.73%) Psychology
2 3 (6.82%) Visualisation
2 3 (6.82%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.55%) RIA
4 1 (2.27%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (65.91%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (54.55%) Market Research
3 14 (31.82%) Usability Testing
4 12 (27.27%) Qualitative Research
5 7 (15.91%) Customer Insight
6 5 (11.36%) Information Architecture
7 4 (9.09%) Industrial Design
7 4 (9.09%) User Stories
7 4 (9.09%) Process Improvement
8 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.82%) Scrum
8 3 (6.82%) Information Security
8 3 (6.82%) Change Management
8 3 (6.82%) Risk Management
9 2 (4.55%) Project Management
9 2 (4.55%) Workflow
9 2 (4.55%) Automated Testing
9 2 (4.55%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.82%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (59.09%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) GIAC
2 3 (6.82%) CISM
2 3 (6.82%) CISSP
3 2 (4.55%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) Mercator
2 3 (6.82%) Adobe
3 1 (2.27%) Apple