Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 15 August 2018 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 95 -
Rank change year-on-year -24 - -
Contract jobs citing Human Factors 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.11% 0.15% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Glasgow median daily rate £350 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% - -
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 -
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Human Factors is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,573 1,161 1,101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 88.27% 86.97% 85.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 915 615 622
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -5.47%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £213
90th Percentile £538 £500 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 20 12
Glasgow median hourly rate £16.68 £20.70 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.40% +47.82% -56.39%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.70 £9.33
90th Percentile £35.00 £35.15 £37.45
Scotland median hourly rate £17.63 £27.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -35.91% -23.61% +54.18%

Human Factors
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Human Factors in Glasgow

Human Factors
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Human Factors in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Human Factors also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Human Factors.

1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Usability Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) Usability Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (50.00%) Axure RP
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) Ethnography
2 1 (50.00%) Sociology
2 1 (50.00%) Service Design
2 1 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (50.00%) Actionable Insight
2 1 (50.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
2 1 (50.00%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
2 1 (50.00%) Anthropology
2 1 (50.00%) Strategic Thinking
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving

Human Factors
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 1 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Axure RP
1 1 (50.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) User Researcher
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Actionable Insight
2 1 (50.00%) Anthropology
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Ethnography
2 1 (50.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (50.00%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Service Design
2 1 (50.00%) Sociology
2 1 (50.00%) Strategic Thinking
2 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) Usability Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Usability Testing
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Wireframes
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe