The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Psychology in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Psychology over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Psychology
Rank 388 - 395
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Psychology 26 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% - 0.042%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% - 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 0 9
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£450 - £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 - £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 - £439
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
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7310 8071 8222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.49% 32.27% 31.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4846 5560 5618
Average daily rate £450 £460 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% -3.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £628 £628 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 173 220
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £22.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -10.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £13.20 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

Psychology
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Psychology Jobs Demand Trend in London

Psychology
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Psychology Daily Rate Trend in London

Psychology
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Psychology across the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Psychology Daily Rate Histogram in London

Psychology
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Psychology within the London region over the 3 months to 28 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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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
City of London - 6 £400 - 1
Psychology
England

Psychology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 32 (74.42%) Market Research
2 31 (72.09%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (72.09%) Degree
3 20 (46.51%) Human Factors
4 16 (37.21%) Usability Testing
5 8 (18.60%) Qualitative Research
6 7 (16.28%) Customer Insight
6 7 (16.28%) Mercator
7 6 (13.95%) Configuration Management
7 6 (13.95%) HTML
7 6 (13.95%) SQL
7 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
7 6 (13.95%) IIS
8 5 (11.63%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (11.63%) CSS
8 5 (11.63%) Finance
9 4 (9.30%) Migration
9 4 (9.30%) Firewall
9 4 (9.30%) VMware
9 4 (9.30%) Web Design
9 4 (9.30%) SonicWALL
9 4 (9.30%) VLAN
9 4 (9.30%) Economics
9 4 (9.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (9.30%) Windows
9 4 (9.30%) JavaScript
9 4 (9.30%) Cisco
9 4 (9.30%) HP
9 4 (9.30%) Dell
9 4 (9.30%) SAN

Psychology
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 (13.95%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) Firewall
1 4 (9.30%) VLAN
1 4 (9.30%) Network Security
1 4 (9.30%) NAS
1 4 (9.30%) SAN
2 2 (4.65%) Internet
2 2 (4.65%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Axure RP
2 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (2.33%) Dreamweaver
General
1 5 (11.63%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) User Experience Researcher
2 6 (13.95%) Consultant
2 6 (13.95%) User Experience Designer
2 6 (13.95%) Designer
3 4 (9.30%) Network Security Consultant
3 4 (9.30%) Security Consultant
3 4 (9.30%) Network Consultant
4 2 (4.65%) Web Developer
4 2 (4.65%) Architect
4 2 (4.65%) Developer
4 2 (4.65%) Applications Developer
4 2 (4.65%) Web Applications Developer
4 2 (4.65%) Senior Designer
4 2 (4.65%) Senior User Experience Designer
5 1 (2.33%) Interaction Designer
5 1 (2.33%) Senior Interaction Designer
5 1 (2.33%) User Experience Architect
5 1 (2.33%) User Experience Consultant
5 1 (2.33%) Web Analyst
5 1 (2.33%) Research Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.95%) HTML
2 5 (11.63%) CSS
3 2 (4.65%) SOAP
3 2 (4.65%) Web Services
3 2 (4.65%) XML
3 2 (4.65%) XSLT
3 2 (4.65%) XHTML
3 2 (4.65%) Ajax
3 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (4.65%) HTML5
3 2 (4.65%) REST
3 2 (4.65%) CSS3
3 2 (4.65%) Sass
3 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (4.65%) .NET
3 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (46.51%) Human Factors
2 4 (9.30%) Economics
3 3 (6.98%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.33%) E-Learning
4 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.33%) Social Network
4 1 (2.33%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.33%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.33%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Windows
1 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.65%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (74.42%) Market Research
2 31 (72.09%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (37.21%) Usability Testing
4 8 (18.60%) Qualitative Research
5 7 (16.28%) Customer Insight
6 6 (13.95%) Configuration Management
7 5 (11.63%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (9.30%) Product Management
8 4 (9.30%) Web Design
8 4 (9.30%) Migration
9 3 (6.98%) Project Management
9 3 (6.98%) Waterfall
9 3 (6.98%) Analytics
10 2 (4.65%) Information Architecture
10 2 (4.65%) Performance Analysis
10 2 (4.65%) Change Management
10 2 (4.65%) SEO
10 2 (4.65%) E-Commerce
10 2 (4.65%) Scrum
10 2 (4.65%) User Experience Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.95%) SQL
2 4 (9.30%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.65%) C#
Qualifications
1 31 (72.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Mercator
2 4 (9.30%) VMware
2 4 (9.30%) SonicWALL
2 4 (9.30%) NETGEAR
2 4 (9.30%) Cisco
2 4 (9.30%) HP
2 4 (9.30%) Dell
2 4 (9.30%) CheckPoint
3 2 (4.65%) Open Text
3 2 (4.65%) RedDot
4 1 (2.33%) Adobe
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