The table below looks at the statistics for Human Factors skills 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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Human Factors
Rank - 58 54
Contract jobs citing Human Factors 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - 0.29% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.39% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £288 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £460 £400
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £40.00
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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
583 514 411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 87.54% 74.06% 77.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 422 301 227
Average daily rate £350 £375 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £250 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 15 13
Average hourly rate £47.29 £22.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.17% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.95 £11.00 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £30.10 £103.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 Processes & Methodologies 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
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) Psychology
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience

Human Factors
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Psychology
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics