The table below looks at the statistics for Human Factors skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Human Factors over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Human Factors
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Human Factors 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £450 £525
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.00
Human Factors
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2109 2591 2191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 83.06% 81.17% 79.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1255 1302 1149
Median daily rate £355 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 56 37
Median hourly rate £41.00 £30.50 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.42% +6.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £46.70 £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Human Factors
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Human Factors
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Human Factors Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Human Factors
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Human Factors.

1 1 (100.00%) Usability Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) Ethnography
1 1 (100.00%) Sociology
1 1 (100.00%) Service Design

Human Factors
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Ethnography
1 1 (100.00%) Service Design
1 1 (100.00%) Sociology
1 1 (100.00%) Usability Engineering
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree