The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Psychology in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Psychology over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Psychology
Rank 156 195 201
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +6
Contract jobs citing Psychology 8 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.052% 0.083%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.61% 0.14% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 2
Median daily rate £425 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £343 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Psychology
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1305 2198 2275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 39.28% 37.76% 37.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1076 1736 1697
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 41 28
Median hourly rate £17.50 £21.75 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.54% +4.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.70 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £52.20 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.62% -11.90%

Psychology
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Psychology as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Psychology Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Psychology
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Psychology across the City of London region.

Psychology Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Psychology
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Psychology across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Psychology Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Psychology
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Psychology across the City of London region.

Psychology Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Psychology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Psychology 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 City of London region with a requirement for Psychology.

1 19 (100.00%) User Experience
2 17 (89.47%) Degree
2 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (52.63%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 10 (52.63%) Axure RP
4 8 (42.11%) HTML
4 8 (42.11%) Photoshop
4 8 (42.11%) Adobe
4 8 (42.11%) Project Management
5 5 (26.32%) Service Design
5 5 (26.32%) Multimedia
5 5 (26.32%) Web Development
5 5 (26.32%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (26.32%) Web Design
5 5 (26.32%) Graphic Design
5 5 (26.32%) Human Factors
5 5 (26.32%) Mobile App
5 5 (26.32%) Digital Media
6 4 (21.05%) Usability Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Market Research
6 4 (21.05%) Sociology
7 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (15.79%) Software Delivery
8 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
8 2 (10.53%) Android
9 1 (5.26%) Prototyping
9 1 (5.26%) Process Improvement
9 1 (5.26%) Analytics
9 1 (5.26%) Ethnography
9 1 (5.26%) Scrum

Psychology
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 8 (42.11%) Photoshop
2 5 (26.32%) Adobe Illustrator
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Axure RP
1 10 (52.63%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 5 (26.32%) Multimedia
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Legal
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) User Researcher
2 5 (26.32%) Designer
2 5 (26.32%) Visual Designer
3 4 (21.05%) Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Senior User Experience Architect
3 4 (21.05%) User Experience Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Senior User Researcher
5 1 (5.26%) Digital User Researcher
5 1 (5.26%) User Experience Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (100.00%) User Experience
2 5 (26.32%) Digital Media
2 5 (26.32%) Graphic Design
2 5 (26.32%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Android
1 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) Project Management
3 5 (26.32%) Human Factors
3 5 (26.32%) Service Design
3 5 (26.32%) Web Design
3 5 (26.32%) Web Development
4 4 (21.05%) Market Research
4 4 (21.05%) Sociology
4 4 (21.05%) Usability Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Software Delivery
5 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.26%) Analytics
6 1 (5.26%) Ethnography
6 1 (5.26%) Process Improvement
6 1 (5.26%) Prototyping
6 1 (5.26%) Scrum
6 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 17 (89.47%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Adobe