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 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Psychology
Rank 340 386 391
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +5
Contract jobs citing Psychology 66 25 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.12% 0.069%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.87% 0.33% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 20 11
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £510 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £470 £425
% change year-on-year
-14.89% +10.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.23 - -
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
7601 7594 8200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.77% 36.19% 37.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5320 5337 5562
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 143 164
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.20 £51.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

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 14 February 2016.

Psychology Daily Rate Histogram in London

Psychology
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Psychology Hourly Rate Trend 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 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +45 3 £426 +13.66% 4
Psychology
England

Psychology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 87 (91.58%) User Experience
2 67 (70.53%) Degree
3 65 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (60.00%) Usability Testing
5 47 (49.47%) Human Factors
6 46 (48.42%) Market Research
7 30 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
8 24 (25.26%) Axure RP
9 20 (21.05%) HTML
9 20 (21.05%) Project Management
10 19 (20.00%) Adobe
10 19 (20.00%) Analytics
10 19 (20.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 18 (18.95%) Mentoring
11 18 (18.95%) Ethnography
12 13 (13.68%) Product Management
12 13 (13.68%) Qualitative Research
13 12 (12.63%) Information Architecture
13 12 (12.63%) MS Visio
13 12 (12.63%) JavaScript
13 12 (12.63%) CSS
13 12 (12.63%) Industrial Design
14 11 (11.58%) Software Engineering
14 11 (11.58%) Marketing
14 11 (11.58%) RIA
14 11 (11.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 10 (10.53%) Customer Insight
16 8 (8.42%) Computer Science
17 7 (7.37%) Continuous Improvement
17 7 (7.37%) Scrum

Psychology
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 1 (1.05%) CMS
1 1 (1.05%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (12.63%) MS Visio
2 11 (11.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 7 (7.37%) Photoshop
4 3 (3.16%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.21%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.05%) AdSense
2 1 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.05%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.37%) Internet
2 1 (1.05%) SSL
2 1 (1.05%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.05%) QlikView
2 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 24 (25.26%) Axure RP
2 19 (20.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (1.05%) FogBugz
3 1 (1.05%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.05%) JIRA
3 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (11.58%) Marketing
2 6 (6.32%) Advertising
3 5 (5.26%) Legal
4 3 (3.16%) Retail
5 2 (2.11%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.05%) Banking
6 1 (1.05%) Games
6 1 (1.05%) Law
6 1 (1.05%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 53 (55.79%) User Researcher
2 34 (35.79%) User Experience Researcher
3 17 (17.89%) Digital User Researcher
4 16 (16.84%) Architect
4 16 (16.84%) User Experience Architect
5 8 (8.42%) Designer
5 8 (8.42%) Senior User Researcher
6 5 (5.26%) Senior User Experience Researcher
6 5 (5.26%) UX Designer
7 3 (3.16%) Analyst
7 3 (3.16%) Consultant
7 3 (3.16%) User Experience Consultant
8 2 (2.11%) Business Analyst
8 2 (2.11%) Senior Architect
8 2 (2.11%) Senior User Experience Architect
8 2 (2.11%) Visual Designer
9 1 (1.05%) Lead UX Designer
9 1 (1.05%) NHS Data Analyst
9 1 (1.05%) Senior Digital User Researcher
9 1 (1.05%) UX Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (21.05%) HTML
2 12 (12.63%) CSS
3 5 (5.26%) Web Services
4 1 (1.05%) .NET
4 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (1.05%) HTML5
4 1 (1.05%) REST
4 1 (1.05%) Sass
4 1 (1.05%) SOAP
4 1 (1.05%) XHTML
4 1 (1.05%) XML
4 1 (1.05%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 87 (91.58%) User Experience
2 30 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (11.58%) RIA
4 8 (8.42%) Computer Science
5 5 (5.26%) Visualisation
6 4 (4.21%) Mobile App
7 3 (3.16%) Graphic Design
8 2 (2.11%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.05%) NHS
9 1 (1.05%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.11%) Android
1 2 (2.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (60.00%) Usability Testing
3 47 (49.47%) Human Factors
4 46 (48.42%) Market Research
5 20 (21.05%) Project Management
6 19 (20.00%) Analytics
7 18 (18.95%) Ethnography
7 18 (18.95%) Mentoring
8 13 (13.68%) Product Management
8 13 (13.68%) Qualitative Research
9 12 (12.63%) Industrial Design
9 12 (12.63%) Information Architecture
10 11 (11.58%) Software Engineering
11 10 (10.53%) Customer Insight
12 7 (7.37%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (7.37%) Scrum
13 5 (5.26%) Web Design
13 5 (5.26%) Workflow
14 4 (4.21%) Benchmarking
14 4 (4.21%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.63%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.11%) SQL
3 1 (1.05%) C#
Qualifications
1 67 (70.53%) Degree
2 4 (4.21%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.11%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (2.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.05%) ISEB
4 1 (1.05%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.05%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.05%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.05%) WAI
Vendors
1 19 (20.00%) Adobe
2 4 (4.21%) Google
3 1 (1.05%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.05%) OpenText
3 1 (1.05%) RedDot
City, London
LA International
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Volt
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Xcede
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
London
IQ Telecom
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
London
IQ Telecom
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago