The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Psychology in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Psychology over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Psychology
Rank - 22 -
Contract jobs citing Psychology 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester - 2.80% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 14.81% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £470 £425
% change year-on-year
-14.89% +10.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Psychology
Leicestershire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
52 27 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 31.52% 18.88% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 17 13
Average daily rate £330 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £221 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 15
Average hourly rate £13.50 £20.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.50% -27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £13.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £20.00 £35.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

Psychology
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Psychology Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester