Period
to 24 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Human Factors skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Human Factors over the 6 months to 24 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Human Factors
UK > England
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 670 661 771
Rank change year-on-year -9 +110 +9
Contract jobs citing Human Factors 133 213 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.15% 0.21% 0.087%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.25% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 152 50
England median daily rate £444 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.39% - -10.00%
10th Percentile £363 £330 £314
90th Percentile £525 £530 £551
UK median daily rate £425 £450 £438
% change year-on-year -5.56% +2.86% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
England median hourly rate £24.72 £37.50 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.08% -21.60% +36.66%
UK median hourly rate £24.72 £37.50 £47.83
% change year-on-year -34.08% -21.60% +36.66%

Human Factors is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 73960 84933 83601
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 84.44% 83.61% 80.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 48840 56699 53952
England median daily rate £450 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29% +1.88%
10th Percentile £281 £269 £261
90th Percentile £625 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1863 1968 2380
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.96
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +13.87% +7.10%
10th Percentile £11.72 £11.72 £11.00
90th Percentile £51.50 £48.75 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year - +13.64% +4.76%

Human Factors
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Human Factors as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Human Factors in England

Human Factors
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Human Factors in England

Human Factors
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Human Factors in England over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Human Factors in England

Human Factors
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Human Factors in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Human Factors in England

Human Factors
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Human Factors in England over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Human Factors in England

Human Factors
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Human Factors within the England region over the 6 months to 24 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North of England +69 53 £450 - 1
Yorkshire +43 43 £500 +11.11%
London -34 42 £450 -10.00% 1
South East +29 21 £450 +30.43% 1
South West +10 11 £425 - 5
North East +51 7 £425 -
Midlands -5 5 £393 -1.88%
West Midlands +5 4 £420 +5.00%
North West +24 3 £450 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £350 -
Human Factors
UK

For the 6 months to 24 July 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for Human Factors.

1 92 (69.17%) Service Design
2 91 (68.42%) Psychology
3 89 (66.92%) Degree
3 89 (66.92%) Agile Software Development
4 88 (66.17%) User Experience
5 80 (60.15%) Usability Testing
6 74 (55.64%) Cognitive Psychology
7 70 (52.63%) Ethnography
8 67 (50.38%) Customer Insight
9 65 (48.87%) Quantitative Research
10 63 (47.37%) Market Research
11 61 (45.86%) Qualitative Research
12 52 (39.10%) Guerrilla Research
13 51 (38.35%) Analytical Skills
14 49 (36.84%) Actionable Customer Insight
15 25 (18.80%) Anthropology
16 23 (17.29%) Sociology
17 17 (12.78%) User Stories
18 15 (11.28%) Mentoring
19 14 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
20 13 (9.77%) Web Development
20 13 (9.77%) Security Cleared
20 13 (9.77%) Wireframes
21 9 (6.77%) Project Management
22 8 (6.02%) Scrum
22 8 (6.02%) Retail
23 7 (5.26%) Digital Transformation Programme
24 6 (4.51%) SC Cleared
24 6 (4.51%) Marketing
24 6 (4.51%) HTML

Human Factors
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 5 (3.76%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.01%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.50%) G Suite
1 2 (1.50%) Office 365
2 1 (0.75%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.75%) DNS
1 1 (0.75%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.50%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (0.75%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 5 (3.76%) Axure RP
1 5 (3.76%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (0.75%) JIRA
General
1 8 (6.02%) Retail
2 6 (4.51%) Marketing
3 4 (3.01%) Legal
4 3 (2.26%) Banking
5 2 (1.50%) Military
6 1 (0.75%) Automotive
6 1 (0.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 94 (70.68%) User Researcher
2 30 (22.56%) Digital User Researcher
3 22 (16.54%) User Experience Researcher
4 12 (9.02%) Senior User Researcher
5 8 (6.02%) Architect
5 8 (6.02%) Senior Digital User Researcher
5 8 (6.02%) User Experience Architect
6 6 (4.51%) Designer
7 5 (3.76%) UX Designer
8 4 (3.01%) Consultant
9 3 (2.26%) Analyst
9 3 (2.26%) Business Analyst
9 3 (2.26%) Senior Consultant
10 2 (1.50%) Logistics Engineer
10 2 (1.50%) Support Engineer
10 2 (1.50%) Technical Specialist
11 1 (0.75%) Business IT Analyst
11 1 (0.75%) HTML Developer
11 1 (0.75%) Logistics Manager
11 1 (0.75%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.51%) CSS
1 6 (4.51%) HTML
2 5 (3.76%) CSS3
2 5 (3.76%) HTML5
3 1 (0.75%) Ajax
3 1 (0.75%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.75%) GreenSock GSAP
3 1 (0.75%) jQuery
3 1 (0.75%) MEAN Stack
3 1 (0.75%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 88 (66.17%) User Experience
2 51 (38.35%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.76%) RIA
4 2 (1.50%) NHS
5 1 (0.75%) Animation
5 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.75%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (69.17%) Service Design
2 91 (68.42%) Psychology
3 89 (66.92%) Agile Software Development
4 80 (60.15%) Usability Testing
5 74 (55.64%) Cognitive Psychology
6 70 (52.63%) Ethnography
7 67 (50.38%) Customer Insight
8 65 (48.87%) Quantitative Research
9 63 (47.37%) Market Research
10 61 (45.86%) Qualitative Research
11 52 (39.10%) Guerrilla Research
12 49 (36.84%) Actionable Customer Insight
13 25 (18.80%) Anthropology
14 23 (17.29%) Sociology
15 17 (12.78%) User Stories
16 15 (11.28%) Mentoring
17 14 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
18 13 (9.77%) Web Development
18 13 (9.77%) Wireframes
19 9 (6.77%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.51%) JavaScript
2 3 (2.26%) C
2 3 (2.26%) Java
3 1 (0.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 89 (66.92%) Degree
2 13 (9.77%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.51%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.50%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.75%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.75%) IIBA
5 1 (0.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.75%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.75%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.50%) Actionable Recommendations
1 2 (1.50%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (1.50%) QA
2 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 15288
2 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (1.50%) AirWatch
1 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 5 (3.76%) Adobe
2 2 (1.50%) Google
3 1 (0.75%) Cisco
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle
3 1 (0.75%) VMware
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