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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Psychology over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Psychology
Rank 511 577 564
Rank change year-on-year
+66 -13
Contract jobs citing Psychology 117 37 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.072% 0.058%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.70% 0.22% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 23 11
Median daily rate £425 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £391 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 -
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.06 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 - -
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
16755 16905 16033
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.59% 32.77% 32.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 10935 10824 9828
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 588 664 645
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -12.19%

Psychology
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Psychology as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Psychology within the England region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London +52 70 £450 +8.04% 9
Yorkshire - 17 £450 -
West Midlands -18 14 £400 -10.11%
North East -43 6 £450 -4.25%
South East +16 5 £500 -9.09% 2
North West - 3 £425 -
East of England +17 2 £275 -37.14% 1
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Psychology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 England region with a requirement for Psychology.

1 267 (87.54%) User Experience
2 230 (75.41%) Degree
3 224 (73.44%) Agile Software Development
4 191 (62.62%) Market Research
5 171 (56.07%) Usability Testing
6 165 (54.10%) Human Factors
7 146 (47.87%) Analytical Skills
8 120 (39.34%) Service Design
9 107 (35.08%) Ethnography
10 83 (27.21%) Guerrilla Research
11 66 (21.64%) Customer Insight
12 60 (19.67%) Axure RP
13 58 (19.02%) Mentoring
14 47 (15.41%) Prototyping
14 47 (15.41%) Project Management
15 45 (14.75%) Adobe
15 45 (14.75%) Balsamiq Mockups
16 43 (14.10%) HTML
17 35 (11.48%) Wireframes
18 34 (11.15%) Web Development
19 33 (10.82%) Marketing
19 33 (10.82%) Product Management
20 32 (10.49%) Information Architecture
21 30 (9.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
21 30 (9.84%) Industrial Design
22 29 (9.51%) RIA
22 29 (9.51%) JavaScript
22 29 (9.51%) CSS
22 29 (9.51%) MS Visio
23 28 (9.18%) Software Engineering

Psychology
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 4 (1.31%) SAS
2 1 (0.33%) Moodle
2 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 30 (9.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 29 (9.51%) MS Visio
3 17 (5.57%) UserZoom
4 16 (5.25%) Photoshop
5 8 (2.62%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (1.64%) MS Excel
6 5 (1.64%) OmniGraffle
7 4 (1.31%) MS Office
8 3 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.33%) InDesign
9 1 (0.33%) InVision
9 1 (0.33%) Pixelapse
9 1 (0.33%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.33%) DHCP
1 1 (0.33%) DNS
1 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (0.33%) QlikView
1 1 (0.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (0.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 60 (19.67%) Axure RP
2 45 (14.75%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (0.66%) HP UFT
3 2 (0.66%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.33%) JIRA
4 1 (0.33%) JIRA Agile
General
1 33 (10.82%) Marketing
2 12 (3.93%) Finance
3 7 (2.30%) Legal
4 6 (1.97%) Multimedia
5 3 (0.98%) Games
6 2 (0.66%) Retail
7 1 (0.33%) Banking
7 1 (0.33%) French Language
7 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 212 (69.51%) User Researcher
2 108 (35.41%) User Experience Researcher
3 89 (29.18%) Digital User Researcher
4 36 (11.80%) Architect
4 36 (11.80%) User Experience Architect
5 32 (10.49%) Senior User Researcher
6 17 (5.57%) Senior User Experience Researcher
7 14 (4.59%) Senior Architect
7 14 (4.59%) Senior User Experience Architect
8 12 (3.93%) Designer
9 7 (2.30%) Senior Digital User Researcher
10 6 (1.97%) Visual Designer
11 5 (1.64%) UX Designer
12 4 (1.31%) Data Scientist
13 3 (0.98%) Analyst
14 2 (0.66%) Consultant
14 2 (0.66%) Junior
14 2 (0.66%) Project Manager
14 2 (0.66%) Security Project Manager
14 2 (0.66%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (14.10%) HTML
2 29 (9.51%) CSS
3 6 (1.97%) HTML5
3 6 (1.97%) Web Services
4 5 (1.64%) CSS3
5 1 (0.33%) Node.js
5 1 (0.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 267 (87.54%) User Experience
2 146 (47.87%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (9.51%) RIA
4 10 (3.28%) Mobile App
5 6 (1.97%) Digital Media
5 6 (1.97%) Graphic Design
5 6 (1.97%) Visualisation
6 3 (0.98%) Computer Science
6 3 (0.98%) PMI
7 1 (0.33%) Blog
7 1 (0.33%) Economics
7 1 (0.33%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.33%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.33%) Minimum Viable Product
7 1 (0.33%) NHS
7 1 (0.33%) Statistics
7 1 (0.33%) Video Editing
7 1 (0.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.30%) Android
1 7 (2.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (73.44%) Agile Software Development
2 191 (62.62%) Market Research
3 171 (56.07%) Usability Testing
4 165 (54.10%) Human Factors
5 120 (39.34%) Service Design
6 107 (35.08%) Ethnography
7 83 (27.21%) Guerrilla Research
8 66 (21.64%) Customer Insight
9 58 (19.02%) Mentoring
10 47 (15.41%) Project Management
10 47 (15.41%) Prototyping
11 35 (11.48%) Wireframes
12 34 (11.15%) Web Development
13 33 (10.82%) Product Management
14 32 (10.49%) Information Architecture
15 30 (9.84%) Industrial Design
16 28 (9.18%) Software Engineering
17 25 (8.20%) Analytics
18 17 (5.57%) Qualitative Research
18 17 (5.57%) Sociology
Programming Languages
1 29 (9.51%) JavaScript
2 4 (1.31%) Python
2 4 (1.31%) R
3 3 (0.98%) SQL
4 2 (0.66%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.66%) VB
5 1 (0.33%) C
5 1 (0.33%) Java
5 1 (0.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.33%) Ruby
5 1 (0.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 230 (75.41%) Degree
2 21 (6.89%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.97%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (1.64%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.98%) BC Cleared
5 3 (0.98%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.98%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.66%) APMP
6 2 (0.66%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.66%) MCP
6 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.66%) OCP
6 2 (0.66%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.66%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.33%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.31%) Actionable Recommendations
1 4 (1.31%) QA
2 3 (0.98%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.33%) WAI
3 1 (0.33%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 45 (14.75%) Adobe
2 6 (1.97%) Microsoft
3 2 (0.66%) HP
3 2 (0.66%) Oracle
3 2 (0.66%) SAP
4 1 (0.33%) VMware
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