The table below looks at the statistics for Psychology skills 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Psychology
London / City of London
Rank 149 140 184
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +44
Contract jobs citing Psychology 4 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.22% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.25% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 8
Median daily rate £429 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £426 £436
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £470
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -14.89%
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 Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2497 2763 4322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.90% 86.80% 82.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1980 2193 3371
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 28 33
Median hourly rate £21.75 £22.00 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.13% -3.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £53.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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 Processes & Methodologies 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 7 (100.00%) User Experience
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
3 5 (71.43%) Market Research
3 5 (71.43%) Service Design
3 5 (71.43%) Cognitive Psychology
4 4 (57.14%) Ethnography
5 3 (42.86%) Human Factors
6 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
6 2 (28.57%) Usability Testing
6 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 2 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (28.57%) Analytics
6 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
7 1 (14.29%) Ethnographic Research
7 1 (14.29%) Remote Testing
7 1 (14.29%) Guerrilla Research
7 1 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (14.29%) Magento
7 1 (14.29%) Multivariate Testing
7 1 (14.29%) hybris
7 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
7 1 (14.29%) Demandware
7 1 (14.29%) Customer Insight
7 1 (14.29%) SEO
7 1 (14.29%) Finance
7 1 (14.29%) Legal
7 1 (14.29%) Tandem
7 1 (14.29%) Google Analytics

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 (14.29%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Google Analytics
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) User Researcher
2 2 (28.57%) Digital User Researcher
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce Manager
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Quantitative Researcher
3 1 (14.29%) User Experience Researcher
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
2 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
2 1 (14.29%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Cognitive Psychology
2 5 (71.43%) Market Research
2 5 (71.43%) Service Design
3 4 (57.14%) Ethnography
4 3 (42.86%) Human Factors
5 2 (28.57%) Analytics
5 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (28.57%) Usability Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Content Management
6 1 (14.29%) Customer Insight
6 1 (14.29%) Ethnographic Research
6 1 (14.29%) Guerrilla Research
6 1 (14.29%) Multivariate Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (14.29%) Remote Testing
6 1 (14.29%) SEO
6 1 (14.29%) Web Analytics
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Demandware
1 1 (14.29%) Google
1 1 (14.29%) hybris