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 3 months to 23 April 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
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 616 650 653
Rank change year-on-year +34 +3  
Contract jobs citing Ergonomics 1 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.016% 0.005%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.003% 0.019% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Median daily rate £313 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.50% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 39358 46364 44831
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 83.53% 82.93% 79.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 25908 30650 27860
Median daily rate £450 £438 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +5.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +3.12% +1.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1012 1090 1313
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +20.68%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £50.00 £47.79
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% +20.96%  

Ergonomics
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 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 2 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 3 months to 23 April 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
England +41 1 £313 -34.21%
London - 1 £313 -

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 15 (88.24%) User Experience
2 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (47.06%) ITIL
3 8 (47.06%) PRINCE2
3 8 (47.06%) ServiceNow
4 7 (41.18%) Automotive
5 6 (35.29%) Velocity
5 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
5 6 (35.29%) Snow
6 5 (29.41%) Usability Testing
6 5 (29.41%) Human Factors
7 4 (23.53%) Degree
7 4 (23.53%) Project Management
7 4 (23.53%) CSS
7 4 (23.53%) HTML
7 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
7 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
7 4 (23.53%) Wireframes
7 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
8 3 (17.65%) Axure RP
8 3 (17.65%) Agile Project Management
8 3 (17.65%) Data Structures
8 3 (17.65%) User Stories
8 3 (17.65%) Material Design
8 3 (17.65%) Google
8 3 (17.65%) Psychology
9 2 (11.76%) Web Analytics
9 2 (11.76%) Adobe
9 2 (11.76%) Internet

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:

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
1 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Axure RP
General
1 7 (41.18%) Automotive
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) French Language
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Product Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Designer
2 4 (23.53%) UX Designer
3 2 (11.76%) User Experience Researcher
3 2 (11.76%) User Researcher
4 1 (5.88%) Data Scientist
4 1 (5.88%) Digital Product Manager
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL Manager
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL Service Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Product Owner
4 1 (5.88%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.88%) UI Designer
4 1 (5.88%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) Velocity
2 4 (23.53%) CSS
2 4 (23.53%) HTML
3 3 (17.65%) Material Design
4 1 (5.88%) jQuery
4 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (88.24%) User Experience
2 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (17.65%) Data Structures
4 2 (11.76%) IVR
5 1 (5.88%) Animation
5 1 (5.88%) Graphic Design
5 1 (5.88%) Infotainment
5 1 (5.88%) Photography
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) ITIL
2 8 (47.06%) PRINCE2
3 5 (29.41%) Human Factors
3 5 (29.41%) Usability Testing
4 4 (23.53%) Project Management
4 4 (23.53%) Wireframes
5 3 (17.65%) Agile Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) Psychology
5 3 (17.65%) User Stories
6 2 (11.76%) Analytics
6 2 (11.76%) Ethnographic Research
6 2 (11.76%) Ethnography
6 2 (11.76%) Heuristic Evaluation
6 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
6 2 (11.76%) Web Analytics
7 1 (5.88%) Data Visualisation
7 1 (5.88%) Statistics
7 1 (5.88%) Typography
7 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) PhD
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) ServiceNow
2 6 (35.29%) Snow
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 3 (17.65%) Google
5 2 (11.76%) Adobe
6 1 (5.88%) Tableau