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 29 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Psychology
Rank 495 589 561
Rank change year-on-year
+94 -28
Contract jobs citing Psychology 130 30 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.059% 0.056%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.80% 0.18% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 19 12
Median daily rate £450 £425 £397
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +7.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £380 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 -
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £24.12 - -
UK excluding London median 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
16338 16547 15845
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.18% 32.53% 32.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 10719 10550 9819
Median daily rate £434 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.11% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £615 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 564 606 643
Median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.63% -12.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.48 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.01 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.38% -14.28%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +59 73 £475 +11.76% 3
West Midlands - 17 £400 - 1
Yorkshire +19 16 £450 +12.50% 1
South East +2 11 £325 -38.09% 3
North East -47 8 £450 -14.28% 1
East of England +13 2 £275 -38.88%
North West - 2 £340 - 1
South West - 1 - - 1
Psychology
UK

Psychology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 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 England region with a requirement for Psychology.

1 260 (86.09%) User Experience
2 225 (74.50%) Degree
3 220 (72.85%) Agile Software Development
4 184 (60.93%) Market Research
5 169 (55.96%) Usability Testing
6 166 (54.97%) Human Factors
7 139 (46.03%) Analytical Skills
8 109 (36.09%) Service Design
9 98 (32.45%) Ethnography
10 75 (24.83%) Guerrilla Research
11 72 (23.84%) Axure RP
12 58 (19.21%) Mentoring
13 56 (18.54%) Project Management
14 53 (17.55%) Adobe
14 53 (17.55%) HTML
14 53 (17.55%) Customer Insight
14 53 (17.55%) Balsamiq Mockups
15 43 (14.24%) Prototyping
16 41 (13.58%) Web Development
17 40 (13.25%) Wireframes
18 37 (12.25%) Product Management
19 35 (11.59%) Information Architecture
19 35 (11.59%) Marketing
20 34 (11.26%) JavaScript
20 34 (11.26%) CSS
21 33 (10.93%) Industrial Design
21 33 (10.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
22 32 (10.60%) RIA
22 32 (10.60%) MS Visio
23 31 (10.26%) 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 (1.32%) SAS
2 1 (0.33%) CMS
2 1 (0.33%) IIS
2 1 (0.33%) Moodle
2 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 33 (10.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 32 (10.60%) MS Visio
3 21 (6.95%) Photoshop
4 11 (3.64%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (1.66%) MS Excel
5 5 (1.66%) OmniGraffle
6 4 (1.32%) MS Office
7 2 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.33%) InDesign
8 1 (0.33%) InVision
8 1 (0.33%) Pixelapse
8 1 (0.33%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.66%) Internet
2 1 (0.33%) DHCP
2 1 (0.33%) DNS
2 1 (0.33%) SSL
2 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.66%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.33%) QlikView
2 1 (0.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 72 (23.84%) Axure RP
2 53 (17.55%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (0.66%) HP UFT
3 2 (0.66%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.33%) JIRA
4 1 (0.33%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (11.59%) Marketing
2 13 (4.30%) Finance
3 9 (2.98%) Multimedia
4 8 (2.65%) Legal
5 4 (1.32%) Games
5 4 (1.32%) Retail
6 1 (0.33%) Advertising
6 1 (0.33%) French Language
6 1 (0.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 194 (64.24%) User Researcher
2 98 (32.45%) User Experience Researcher
3 65 (21.52%) Digital User Researcher
4 41 (13.58%) Architect
4 41 (13.58%) User Experience Architect
5 29 (9.60%) Senior User Researcher
6 19 (6.29%) Senior User Experience Researcher
7 15 (4.97%) Designer
8 14 (4.64%) Senior Architect
8 14 (4.64%) Senior User Experience Architect
9 9 (2.98%) Visual Designer
10 7 (2.32%) Senior Digital User Researcher
11 5 (1.66%) UX Designer
12 4 (1.32%) Consultant
12 4 (1.32%) Data Scientist
13 3 (0.99%) Analyst
13 3 (0.99%) Junior
14 2 (0.66%) Product Manager
14 2 (0.66%) Project Manager
14 2 (0.66%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (17.55%) HTML
2 34 (11.26%) CSS
3 8 (2.65%) Web Services
4 6 (1.99%) HTML5
5 5 (1.66%) CSS3
6 1 (0.33%) .NET
6 1 (0.33%) Ajax
6 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (0.33%) Node.js
6 1 (0.33%) React
6 1 (0.33%) REST
6 1 (0.33%) Sass
6 1 (0.33%) SOAP
6 1 (0.33%) XHTML
6 1 (0.33%) XML
6 1 (0.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 260 (86.09%) User Experience
2 139 (46.03%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (10.60%) RIA
4 13 (4.30%) Mobile App
5 9 (2.98%) Digital Media
5 9 (2.98%) Graphic Design
6 6 (1.99%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.99%) Visualisation
7 3 (0.99%) PMI
8 2 (0.66%) Blog
9 1 (0.33%) Economics
9 1 (0.33%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.33%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.33%) Minimum Viable Product
9 1 (0.33%) NHS
9 1 (0.33%) Statistics
9 1 (0.33%) Video Editing
9 1 (0.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 9 (2.98%) Android
1 9 (2.98%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
2 1 (0.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 220 (72.85%) Agile Software Development
2 184 (60.93%) Market Research
3 169 (55.96%) Usability Testing
4 166 (54.97%) Human Factors
5 109 (36.09%) Service Design
6 98 (32.45%) Ethnography
7 75 (24.83%) Guerrilla Research
8 58 (19.21%) Mentoring
9 56 (18.54%) Project Management
10 53 (17.55%) Customer Insight
11 43 (14.24%) Prototyping
12 41 (13.58%) Web Development
13 40 (13.25%) Wireframes
14 37 (12.25%) Product Management
15 35 (11.59%) Information Architecture
16 33 (10.93%) Industrial Design
17 31 (10.26%) Software Engineering
18 22 (7.28%) Qualitative Research
19 20 (6.62%) Analytics
20 17 (5.63%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 34 (11.26%) JavaScript
2 4 (1.32%) Python
2 4 (1.32%) R
2 4 (1.32%) SQL
3 2 (0.66%) PowerShell
3 2 (0.66%) VB
4 1 (0.33%) C
4 1 (0.33%) C#
4 1 (0.33%) Java
4 1 (0.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.33%) Ruby
4 1 (0.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 225 (74.50%) Degree
2 22 (7.28%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.66%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (1.66%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.99%) BC Cleared
4 3 (0.99%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.99%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.66%) APMP
5 2 (0.66%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.66%) MCP
5 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.66%) OCP
5 2 (0.66%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (0.66%) SAP Certification
6 1 (0.33%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.33%) ECDL
6 1 (0.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.99%) WCAG
2 2 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.33%) QA
3 1 (0.33%) WAI
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 53 (17.55%) Adobe
2 6 (1.99%) Microsoft
3 2 (0.66%) HP
3 2 (0.66%) Oracle
3 2 (0.66%) SAP
4 1 (0.33%) OpenText
4 1 (0.33%) RedDot
4 1 (0.33%) VMware
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