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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Human Factors over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Human Factors
England / London
Rank 375 384 381
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Contract jobs citing Human Factors 25 28 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.16% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 22 18
Median daily rate £450 £450 £446
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £353 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £530 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £428 £400 £500
% change year-on-year
+7.08% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 - -

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
16462 17382 17138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.46% 84.19% 81.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 11897 12350 12358
Median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 211 191
Median hourly rate £32.25 £24.23 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.09% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £50.99 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Human Factors
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 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 23 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Human Factors within the London region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
City of London -2 2 £450 -5.51%
Human Factors
England

Human Factors
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 London region with a requirement for Human Factors.

1 36 (73.47%) User Experience
2 32 (65.31%) Psychology
3 30 (61.22%) Ethnography
3 30 (61.22%) Service Design
4 29 (59.18%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (53.06%) Degree
6 22 (44.90%) Market Research
7 21 (42.86%) Usability Testing
7 21 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (26.53%) Guerrilla Research
8 13 (26.53%) Customer Insight
9 12 (24.49%) Mentoring
10 11 (22.45%) Security Cleared
11 9 (18.37%) DV Cleared
12 7 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
13 6 (12.24%) Qualitative Research
13 6 (12.24%) Axure RP
13 6 (12.24%) Information Assurance
13 6 (12.24%) Ergonomics
13 6 (12.24%) Military
13 6 (12.24%) Cyber Attack
13 6 (12.24%) Wireframes
14 5 (10.20%) Actionable Recommendations
14 5 (10.20%) Retail
14 5 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
14 5 (10.20%) Analytics
14 5 (10.20%) User Stories
15 4 (8.16%) Legal
15 4 (8.16%) Benchmarking
15 4 (8.16%) HTML

Human Factors
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 2 (4.08%) UserZoom
2 1 (2.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.04%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 6 (12.24%) Military
2 5 (10.20%) Retail
3 4 (8.16%) Legal
4 3 (6.12%) Marketing
5 2 (4.08%) Banking
5 2 (4.08%) Finance
5 2 (4.08%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (55.10%) User Researcher
2 10 (20.41%) User Experience Researcher
3 8 (16.33%) Designer
3 8 (16.33%) UX Designer
4 6 (12.24%) Digital User Researcher
5 3 (6.12%) Senior User Researcher
6 2 (4.08%) Consultant
6 2 (4.08%) Senior User Experience Researcher
7 1 (2.04%) Applications Manager
7 1 (2.04%) Architect
7 1 (2.04%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 1 (2.04%) Head of Design
7 1 (2.04%) Head of User Experience
7 1 (2.04%) Human Factors Consultant
7 1 (2.04%) Research Consultant
7 1 (2.04%) Security Consultant
7 1 (2.04%) Senior Digital User Researcher
7 1 (2.04%) User Experience Architect
7 1 (2.04%) User Experience Consultant
7 1 (2.04%) User Experience Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.16%) CSS
1 4 (8.16%) HTML
2 3 (6.12%) Material Design
Miscellaneous
1 36 (73.47%) User Experience
2 32 (65.31%) Psychology
3 21 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (12.24%) Cyber Attack
4 6 (12.24%) Ergonomics
5 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.04%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) Android
1 3 (6.12%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (61.22%) Ethnography
1 30 (61.22%) Service Design
2 29 (59.18%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (44.90%) Market Research
4 21 (42.86%) Usability Testing
5 13 (26.53%) Customer Insight
5 13 (26.53%) Guerrilla Research
6 12 (24.49%) Mentoring
7 7 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (12.24%) Information Assurance
8 6 (12.24%) Qualitative Research
8 6 (12.24%) Wireframes
9 5 (10.20%) Analytics
9 5 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (10.20%) User Stories
10 4 (8.16%) Benchmarking
10 4 (8.16%) Line Management
10 4 (8.16%) Sociology
10 4 (8.16%) Web Development
11 3 (6.12%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.16%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 26 (53.06%) Degree
2 11 (22.45%) Security Cleared
3 9 (18.37%) DV Cleared
4 3 (6.12%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (6.12%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) Actionable Recommendations
2 2 (4.08%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (6.12%) Google
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.04%) Adobe
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