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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Human Factors
Rank - 134 -
Contract jobs citing Human Factors 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.12% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 - £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
1871 2677 2231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.53% 81.92% 79.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1100 1393 1146
Median daily rate £360 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £265 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 63 29
Median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.59% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.37 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £55.00 £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.15%

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 August 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