The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Human Factors in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Human Factors over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Human Factors
Rank 70 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Human Factors 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.88% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.15% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£368 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £425 -
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.83 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
+36.65% -
Human Factors
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Miscellaneous Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
222 163 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 27.85% 20.30% 25.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 84 62
Average daily rate £363 £375 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +14.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 9
Average hourly rate £16.75 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £15.10 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £25.00 £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.95 £22.25 £21.83
% change year-on-year
-14.83% +1.92%

Human Factors
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Human Factors across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Human Factors Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Human Factors
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Human Factors Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Human Factors
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Human Factors across the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Human Factors Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Human Factors
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Human Factors within the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales - 5 £368 -
West Wales - 2 - -
Human Factors
UK

Human Factors
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Human Factors also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Human Factors.

1 6 (60.00%) HTML
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) User Experience
2 5 (50.00%) Usability Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Rapid Prototyping
3 4 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) Degree
3 4 (40.00%) jQuery
3 4 (40.00%) UML
3 4 (40.00%) Photoshop
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) C++
3 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (30.00%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (20.00%) Adobe
5 2 (20.00%) Customer Intelligence
5 2 (20.00%) Fireworks
5 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (20.00%) OO
5 2 (20.00%) Windows
5 2 (20.00%) Information Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (10.00%) Customer Insight
6 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (10.00%) HTML5
6 1 (10.00%) CSS3

Human Factors
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Human Factors also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Human Factors. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Photoshop
1 4 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (20.00%) Fireworks
3 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Designer
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) UX Designer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior UX Designer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Interaction Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) jQuery
3 1 (10.00%) HTML5
3 1 (10.00%) CSS3
3 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) User Experience
2 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Usability Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Rapid Prototyping
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) UML
4 2 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) Customer Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) Information Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Adobe