The table below looks at the statistics for Ergonomics skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ergonomics over the 3 months to 28 February 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ergonomics
UK
Rank 579 631 604
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -27
Contract jobs citing Ergonomics 12 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.008% 0.004%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.032% 0.009% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 2
Median daily rate £563 £525 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +18.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £525 £399
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £563 £525 £500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £24.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 - -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37689 42354 41014
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.80% 82.71% 79.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 25059 27695 25866
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 937 1158 1097
Median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +41.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Ergonomics
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Ergonomics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Ergonomics Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Ergonomics
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Ergonomics within the UK.

Ergonomics Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Ergonomics
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ergonomics within the UK over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Ergonomics Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Ergonomics
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ergonomics within the UK.

Ergonomics Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Ergonomics
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ergonomics within the UK over the 3 months to 28 February 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
England +26 12 £563 +7.14% 1
Manchester - 9 £575 -
North West - 9 £575 -
Salford - 8 £575 -
Yorkshire +17 2 £299 -43.09%
West Yorkshire +13 2 £299 -43.09%
Leeds +6 2 £299 -43.09%
Warwickshire - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -

Ergonomics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Ergonomics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Ergonomics.

1 15 (65.22%) User Experience
2 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (43.48%) Human Factors
3 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
4 9 (39.13%) Automotive
5 8 (34.78%) ITIL
5 8 (34.78%) PRINCE2
5 8 (34.78%) ServiceNow
6 6 (26.09%) Wireframes
6 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
6 6 (26.09%) Velocity
6 6 (26.09%) Degree
6 6 (26.09%) Psychology
6 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
6 6 (26.09%) Snow
7 5 (21.74%) DV Cleared
7 5 (21.74%) Usability Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Project Management
8 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (13.04%) Axure RP
9 3 (13.04%) Data Visualisation
9 3 (13.04%) Tableau
9 3 (13.04%) Visualisation
9 3 (13.04%) Information Assurance
9 3 (13.04%) User Stories
9 3 (13.04%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (13.04%) Machine Learning
9 3 (13.04%) Agile Project Management
9 3 (13.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (13.04%) Data Structures

Ergonomics
Top Related IT Skills 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 3 (13.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 3 (13.04%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (13.04%) MS Visio
1 3 (13.04%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Axure RP
General
1 9 (39.13%) Automotive
2 3 (13.04%) Legal
2 3 (13.04%) Military
3 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.35%) Finance
4 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Product Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Designer
2 4 (17.39%) UX Designer
3 3 (13.04%) Data Scientist
4 2 (8.70%) User Experience Researcher
4 2 (8.70%) User Researcher
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Digital Product Manager
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL Manager
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL Service Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Product Owner
5 1 (4.35%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) Velocity
2 3 (13.04%) CSS
2 3 (13.04%) HTML
2 3 (13.04%) Material Design
Miscellaneous
1 15 (65.22%) User Experience
2 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.04%) Cyber Attack
3 3 (13.04%) Data Structures
3 3 (13.04%) Infotainment
4 2 (8.70%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Human Factors
3 8 (34.78%) ITIL
3 8 (34.78%) PRINCE2
4 6 (26.09%) Psychology
4 6 (26.09%) Wireframes
5 5 (21.74%) Usability Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Project Management
7 3 (13.04%) Agile Project Management
7 3 (13.04%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (13.04%) Data Visualisation
7 3 (13.04%) Information Assurance
7 3 (13.04%) Line Management
7 3 (13.04%) Machine Learning
7 3 (13.04%) Statistics
7 3 (13.04%) User Stories
7 3 (13.04%) Visualisation
8 2 (8.70%) Analytics
8 2 (8.70%) Ethnographic Research
8 2 (8.70%) Ethnography
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
2 6 (26.09%) Degree
2 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
3 5 (21.74%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) PhD
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) ServiceNow
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) Snow
3 3 (13.04%) Adobe
3 3 (13.04%) Google
3 3 (13.04%) Tableau