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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Human Factors
Rank 416 423 423
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs citing Human Factors 19 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.084% 0.060% 0.082%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.098% 0.072% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 14
Median daily rate £450 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £426 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £430 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+0.75% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 - -
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
19475 19430 19928
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 86.07% 83.19% 81.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 13944 13956 14107
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 220 248
Median hourly rate £24.44 £22.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.09% +1.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.17 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.28 £52.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 25 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Human Factors within the London region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
City of London - 2 £450 -
Westminster - 2 £450 -
Human Factors
England

Human Factors
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 London region with a requirement for Human Factors.

1 44 (89.80%) User Experience
2 41 (83.67%) Usability Testing
3 40 (81.63%) Psychology
4 36 (73.47%) Degree
5 29 (59.18%) Market Research
6 25 (51.02%) Ethnography
7 23 (46.94%) Analytical Skills
7 23 (46.94%) Axure RP
8 22 (44.90%) Service Design
9 21 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (32.65%) Customer Insight
11 14 (28.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 14 (28.57%) Wireframes
11 14 (28.57%) Guerrilla Research
11 14 (28.57%) Mentoring
11 14 (28.57%) Marketing
11 14 (28.57%) Industrial Design
11 14 (28.57%) MS Visio
11 14 (28.57%) Adobe
11 14 (28.57%) Project Management
11 14 (28.57%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 14 (28.57%) Product Management
11 14 (28.57%) Information Architecture
12 13 (26.53%) HTML
12 13 (26.53%) JavaScript
12 13 (26.53%) CSS
12 13 (26.53%) Web Development
12 13 (26.53%) RIA
13 12 (24.49%) Software Engineering
14 9 (18.37%) UserZoom

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 14 (28.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 14 (28.57%) MS Visio
2 9 (18.37%) UserZoom
3 5 (10.20%) OmniGraffle
Development Applications
1 23 (46.94%) Axure RP
2 14 (28.57%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 14 (28.57%) Marketing
2 5 (10.20%) French Language
3 1 (2.04%) Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Finance
3 1 (2.04%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (61.22%) User Researcher
2 15 (30.61%) User Experience Researcher
3 14 (28.57%) Architect
3 14 (28.57%) User Experience Architect
4 9 (18.37%) Senior User Researcher
5 7 (14.29%) Senior Architect
5 7 (14.29%) Senior User Experience Architect
6 6 (12.24%) Digital User Researcher
7 4 (8.16%) Senior User Experience Researcher
8 1 (2.04%) Consultant
8 1 (2.04%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 1 (2.04%) Human Factors Consultant
8 1 (2.04%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.53%) CSS
1 13 (26.53%) HTML
2 5 (10.20%) CSS3
2 5 (10.20%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 44 (89.80%) User Experience
2 40 (81.63%) Psychology
3 23 (46.94%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (26.53%) RIA
5 5 (10.20%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.04%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.08%) Android
1 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (83.67%) Usability Testing
2 29 (59.18%) Market Research
3 25 (51.02%) Ethnography
4 22 (44.90%) Service Design
5 21 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (32.65%) Customer Insight
7 14 (28.57%) Guerrilla Research
7 14 (28.57%) Industrial Design
7 14 (28.57%) Information Architecture
7 14 (28.57%) Mentoring
7 14 (28.57%) Product Management
7 14 (28.57%) Project Management
7 14 (28.57%) Wireframes
8 13 (26.53%) Web Development
9 12 (24.49%) Software Engineering
10 4 (8.16%) Qualitative Research
10 4 (8.16%) Workflow
11 2 (4.08%) Sociology
11 2 (4.08%) Use Case
12 1 (2.04%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.53%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 36 (73.47%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 14 (28.57%) Adobe
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