The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Psychology in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Psychology over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Psychology
Rank 546 558 564
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +6
Contract jobs citing Psychology 29 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.058% 0.004% 0.026%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.22% 0.015% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 1 11
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£450 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £475 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £475 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £475 £463
% change year-on-year
-26.31% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Psychology
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
13101 12966 13810
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.05% 26.59% 25.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 7930 8100 8184
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 576 556 734
Average hourly rate £18.56 £19.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.84% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £12.32 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £43.85 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £17.69 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+10.23% -39.00%

Psychology
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Psychology across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Psychology Jobs Demand Trend in England

Psychology
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Psychology Daily Rate Trend in England

Psychology
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Psychology across the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Psychology Daily Rate Histogram in England

Psychology
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Psychology Hourly Rate Trend in England

Psychology
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Psychology within the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London - 26 £450 - 3
South East -10 1 £350 -26.31%
North West - 1 - -
West Midlands - - - -
Psychology
UK

Psychology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Psychology also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Psychology.

1 36 (73.47%) Degree
2 35 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (71.43%) Market Research
3 22 (44.90%) Human Factors
4 20 (40.82%) Usability Testing
5 8 (16.33%) Customer Insight
5 8 (16.33%) Qualitative Research
6 7 (14.29%) Mercator
6 7 (14.29%) HTML
7 6 (12.24%) SQL
7 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
7 6 (12.24%) IIS
7 6 (12.24%) CSS
7 6 (12.24%) Configuration Management
8 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
8 5 (10.20%) Web Design
8 5 (10.20%) Finance
8 5 (10.20%) Product Management
8 5 (10.20%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (8.16%) NAS
9 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (8.16%) Network Security
9 4 (8.16%) NETGEAR
9 4 (8.16%) SonicWALL
9 4 (8.16%) Information Architecture
9 4 (8.16%) Axure RP
9 4 (8.16%) Migration
9 4 (8.16%) Firewall
9 4 (8.16%) VMware

Psychology
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Psychology also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Psychology. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (12.24%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.04%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) Firewall
1 4 (8.16%) VLAN
1 4 (8.16%) Network Security
1 4 (8.16%) NAS
1 4 (8.16%) SAN
2 2 (4.08%) Internet
2 2 (4.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Axure RP
2 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.08%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (2.04%) Dreamweaver
General
1 5 (10.20%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Marketing
3 2 (4.08%) Retail
4 1 (2.04%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 9 (18.37%) User Experience Researcher
2 8 (16.33%) Consultant
3 7 (14.29%) User Experience Designer
3 7 (14.29%) Designer
4 4 (8.16%) Network Security Consultant
4 4 (8.16%) Security Consultant
4 4 (8.16%) Architect
4 4 (8.16%) Network Consultant
5 3 (6.12%) User Experience Architect
6 2 (4.08%) Web Applications Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Senior User Experience Designer
6 2 (4.08%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Applications Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Senior Designer
7 1 (2.04%) Senior Architect
7 1 (2.04%) Interaction Designer
7 1 (2.04%) Senior Interaction Designer
7 1 (2.04%) Research Analyst
7 1 (2.04%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.29%) HTML
2 6 (12.24%) CSS
3 2 (4.08%) SOAP
3 2 (4.08%) Web Services
3 2 (4.08%) XML
3 2 (4.08%) XSLT
3 2 (4.08%) XHTML
3 2 (4.08%) Ajax
3 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (4.08%) HTML5
3 2 (4.08%) REST
3 2 (4.08%) CSS3
3 2 (4.08%) Sass
3 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (4.08%) .NET
3 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (44.90%) Human Factors
2 4 (8.16%) Economics
3 3 (6.12%) Graphic Design
4 2 (4.08%) E-Learning
4 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.08%) Social Network
5 1 (2.04%) RIA
5 1 (2.04%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.04%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.04%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Windows
1 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 35 (71.43%) Market Research
2 20 (40.82%) Usability Testing
3 8 (16.33%) Customer Insight
3 8 (16.33%) Qualitative Research
4 6 (12.24%) Configuration Management
5 5 (10.20%) Product Management
5 5 (10.20%) Web Design
5 5 (10.20%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (8.16%) Information Architecture
6 4 (8.16%) Project Management
6 4 (8.16%) Migration
7 3 (6.12%) Waterfall
7 3 (6.12%) Analytics
8 2 (4.08%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (4.08%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.08%) Scrum
8 2 (4.08%) Change Management
8 2 (4.08%) SEO
8 2 (4.08%) User Experience Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.24%) SQL
2 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 36 (73.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 7 (14.29%) Mercator
2 4 (8.16%) VMware
2 4 (8.16%) SonicWALL
2 4 (8.16%) NETGEAR
2 4 (8.16%) Cisco
2 4 (8.16%) HP
2 4 (8.16%) Dell
2 4 (8.16%) CheckPoint
3 2 (4.08%) Adobe
3 2 (4.08%) Open Text
3 2 (4.08%) RedDot
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