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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Human Factors
Rank 71 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Human Factors 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.34% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.53% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£418 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £525 £370
% change year-on-year
-20.47% +41.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 -
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
196 193 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 22.25% 25.87% 30.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 132 88
Average daily rate £350 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £190 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £443 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 10
Average hourly rate £13.70 £22.50 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.11% +47.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £15.08 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £25.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.14% +5.00%

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
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 31 July 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
West Wales - 2 - -
South Wales - 1 £418 -
Human Factors
UK

Human Factors
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 5 (55.56%) UML
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) C++
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) Usability Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Rapid Prototyping
2 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
2 4 (44.44%) User Experience
3 2 (22.22%) jQuery
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (22.22%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (22.22%) Photoshop
3 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
4 1 (11.11%) IBM
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Validation
4 1 (11.11%) Use Case
4 1 (11.11%) SysML
4 1 (11.11%) Requirements Management
4 1 (11.11%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (11.11%) Customer Insight
4 1 (11.11%) Rational DOORS

Human Factors
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2 (22.22%) Photoshop
1 2 (22.22%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
1 2 (22.22%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (11.11%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (11.11%) Rational Rhapsody
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Designer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) UX Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Interaction Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) HTML
1 4 (44.44%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
1 4 (44.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) UML
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) Usability Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Rapid Prototyping
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Validation
4 1 (11.11%) SysML
4 1 (11.11%) Requirements Management
4 1 (11.11%) Use Case
4 1 (11.11%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) IBM