Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Ergonomics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Ergonomics over the 6 months to 21 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.

Ergonomics
UK
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 839 888 853
Rank change year-on-year +49 -35 +11
Contract jobs citing Ergonomics 3 13 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.012% 0.016%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.004% 0.014% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 12
UK median daily rate £313 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.50% +25.00% -7.25%
10th Percentile £283 £466 £337
90th Percentile £343 £534 £561
UK excluding London median daily rate £308 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -38.40% +5.26% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
UK median hourly rate - £53.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £53.00 -

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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 80768 91869 90936
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 84.22% 83.49% 80.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 52960 60573 57501
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £275 £263 £258
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2076 2216 2561
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +13.64% +7.08%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.61 £11.17
90th Percentile £52.50 £48.75 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -3.85% +15.56% +4.65%

Ergonomics
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Ergonomics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Ergonomics in the UK

Ergonomics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ergonomics in the UK

Ergonomics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ergonomics in the UK

Ergonomics
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ergonomics within the UK over the 6 months to 21 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
England +50 3 £313 -34.21% 3
North of England +60 2 £308 -35.16%
UK excluding London +45 2 £308 -38.40% 1
Yorkshire - 2 £308 -
London - 1 £313 - 2

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 with a requirement for Ergonomics.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Usability Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Ethnography
2 2 (66.67%) Ethnographic Research
2 2 (66.67%) Heuristic Evaluation
2 2 (66.67%) Cognitive Walkthrough
2 2 (66.67%) IVR
2 2 (66.67%) Web Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Psychology
3 1 (33.33%) French Language
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe
3 1 (33.33%) Graphic Design
3 1 (33.33%) Animation
3 1 (33.33%) Photography
3 1 (33.33%) Typography
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap

Ergonomics
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) French Language
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience Researcher
1 2 (66.67%) User Researcher
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) UI Designer
2 1 (33.33%) UI/UX Designer
2 1 (33.33%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) IVR
3 1 (33.33%) Animation
3 1 (33.33%) Graphic Design
3 1 (33.33%) Photography
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Cognitive Walkthrough
1 2 (66.67%) Ethnographic Research
1 2 (66.67%) Ethnography
1 2 (66.67%) Heuristic Evaluation
1 2 (66.67%) Psychology
1 2 (66.67%) Usability Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Web Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
East London
Trilogiq
Rate: Competitive rate DOE
Posted: 8 days ago
Basildon, Essex
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Rate: £35,000 - £45,000 DOE
Posted: 3 days ago