The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Ergonomics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Ergonomics over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ergonomics
England / North West
Rank 130 157 -
Rank change year-on-year +27 -  
Contract jobs citing Ergonomics 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.038% 0.026% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.047% 0.032% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £600 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.31% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £469 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 - -

Ergonomics 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 the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2142 3164 2795
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 82.35% 82.44% 78.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1354 1915 1525
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 122 127
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £16.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.20 £50.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Ergonomics
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Ergonomics as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Ergonomics in the North West

Ergonomics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Ergonomics in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Ergonomics in the North West

Ergonomics
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ergonomics within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +14 1 £600 +26.31%
Ergonomics
England

Ergonomics
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Ergonomics 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 North West region with a requirement for Ergonomics.

1 9 (100.00%) User Experience
2 8 (88.89%) ServiceNow
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) ITIL
2 8 (88.89%) PRINCE2
3 6 (66.67%) Velocity
3 6 (66.67%) Snow
4 5 (55.56%) Automotive
5 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
5 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
6 3 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
6 3 (33.33%) Data Structures
6 3 (33.33%) Project Management
7 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
8 1 (11.11%) DevOps

Ergonomics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

General
1 5 (55.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Product Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Digital Product Manager
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Manager
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Service Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Product Owner
2 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) User Experience
2 3 (33.33%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) ITIL
1 8 (88.89%) PRINCE2
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) ServiceNow
2 6 (66.67%) Snow