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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Psychology
Rank 555 543 555
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Contract jobs citing Psychology 40 27 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.078% 0.055% 0.002%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 0.17% 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 11 0
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£450 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £350 -
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -
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
16511 16046 15561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.05% 32.51% 33.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 10581 9839 9417
Average daily rate £423 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.54% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 634 624 668
Average hourly rate £19.72 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.14% +5.00%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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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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 -9 17 £404 +5.10% 7
North East - 15 £470 -
East of England - 4 £438 -
South East -8 3 £550 +57.14% 2
West Midlands - 1 £445 -
Psychology
UK

Psychology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 76 (87.36%) User Experience
2 75 (86.21%) Degree
3 65 (74.71%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (57.47%) Market Research
5 45 (51.72%) Human Factors
6 37 (42.53%) Usability Testing
7 33 (37.93%) Analytical Skills
8 23 (26.44%) Customer Insight
9 19 (21.84%) Scrum
10 14 (16.09%) Mentoring
11 10 (11.49%) Axure RP
12 9 (10.34%) HTML
13 8 (9.20%) Adobe
14 7 (8.05%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 7 (8.05%) Analytics
14 7 (8.05%) Project Management
14 7 (8.05%) Retail
15 6 (6.90%) JavaScript
15 6 (6.90%) CSS
15 6 (6.90%) Information Architecture
16 5 (5.75%) Ergonomics
17 4 (4.60%) MS Visio
17 4 (4.60%) Qualitative Research
17 4 (4.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
17 4 (4.60%) Software Delivery
18 3 (3.45%) User Stories
18 3 (3.45%) HTML5
18 3 (3.45%) Photoshop
18 3 (3.45%) Industrial Design
18 3 (3.45%) UX Design

Psychology
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 1 (1.15%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (4.60%) MS Visio
1 4 (4.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (3.45%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.30%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) SaaS
2 1 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.15%) SSL
1 1 (1.15%) Intranet
1 1 (1.15%) Internet
1 1 (1.15%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 10 (11.49%) Axure RP
2 7 (8.05%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (2.30%) Selenium
3 2 (2.30%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.30%) Jasmine
3 2 (2.30%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (2.30%) gulp
General
1 7 (8.05%) Retail
2 3 (3.45%) Marketing
3 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.15%) Finance
3 1 (1.15%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (27.59%) User Experience Researcher
2 8 (9.20%) User Experience Architect
2 8 (9.20%) Architect
3 4 (4.60%) Developer
3 4 (4.60%) User Experience Specialist
4 3 (3.45%) Consultant
4 3 (3.45%) UX Designer
4 3 (3.45%) Designer
5 2 (2.30%) User Experience Consultant
5 2 (2.30%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (1.15%) Lead Architect
6 1 (1.15%) UI Designer
6 1 (1.15%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (1.15%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 1 (1.15%) Lead Designer
6 1 (1.15%) Senior Developer
6 1 (1.15%) Analyst
6 1 (1.15%) AWS Developer
6 1 (1.15%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (1.15%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.34%) HTML
2 6 (6.90%) CSS
3 3 (3.45%) HTML5
4 2 (2.30%) CSS3
4 2 (2.30%) Backbone.js
4 2 (2.30%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 76 (87.36%) User Experience
2 45 (51.72%) Human Factors
3 33 (37.93%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.75%) Ergonomics
5 2 (2.30%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.30%) RIA
6 1 (1.15%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.15%) W3C
6 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.15%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.15%) Windows
1 1 (1.15%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (1.15%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (74.71%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (57.47%) Market Research
3 37 (42.53%) Usability Testing
4 23 (26.44%) Customer Insight
5 19 (21.84%) Scrum
6 14 (16.09%) Mentoring
7 7 (8.05%) Analytics
7 7 (8.05%) Project Management
8 6 (6.90%) Information Architecture
9 4 (4.60%) Qualitative Research
9 4 (4.60%) Software Delivery
10 3 (3.45%) UX Design
10 3 (3.45%) User Stories
10 3 (3.45%) Industrial Design
11 2 (2.30%) Software Engineering
11 2 (2.30%) TDD
11 2 (2.30%) Content Management
11 2 (2.30%) Competitor Analysis
11 2 (2.30%) E-Commerce
11 2 (2.30%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.90%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.15%) XAML
Qualifications
1 75 (86.21%) Degree
2 2 (2.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.30%) QA
2 1 (1.15%) WAI
Vendors
1 8 (9.20%) Adobe
2 1 (1.15%) OpenText
2 1 (1.15%) RedDot
2 1 (1.15%) Google
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