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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Psychology
London / City of London
Rank 154 145 188
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +43
Contract jobs citing Psychology 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.034% 0.066% 0.059%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.090% 0.16% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Median daily rate £450 £439 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £505
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 - -

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
1116 1235 1980
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 38.08% 40.45% 38.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 840 939 1559
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 28
Median hourly rate £22.13 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.62% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £13.00 £13.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £35.60 £22.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.95% +22.85%

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
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 19 January 2017, 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 5 (100.00%) User Experience
2 3 (60.00%) Service Design
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Human Factors
2 3 (60.00%) Ethnography
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Market Research
3 2 (40.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Guerrilla Research
4 1 (20.00%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) Google Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Usability Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Magento
4 1 (20.00%) Multivariate Testing
4 1 (20.00%) hybris
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (20.00%) Demandware
4 1 (20.00%) Customer Insight
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Qualitative Research
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Google
4 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Google Analytics
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) User Researcher
2 2 (40.00%) Digital User Researcher
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce Manager
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) User Experience Researcher
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (20.00%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Ethnography
1 3 (60.00%) Human Factors
1 3 (60.00%) Market Research
1 3 (60.00%) Service Design
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Insight
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Guerrilla Research
3 1 (20.00%) Multivariate Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Qualitative Research
3 1 (20.00%) SEO
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Usability Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Actionable Recommendations
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Demandware
1 1 (20.00%) Google
1 1 (20.00%) hybris