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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Psychology over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Psychology
Rank 373 389 403
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +14
Contract jobs citing Psychology 47 38 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.17% 0.077%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.61% 0.46% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 23 13
Median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £350 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £474 £454
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £430
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -6.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Median hourly rate £27.65 £24.23 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.11% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 - -
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
7744 8296 8547
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.06% 36.92% 36.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 5377 5749 6080
Median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 141 195
Median hourly rate £20.12 £22.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.57% +30.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £37.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +14.70%

Psychology
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Psychology as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 10 December 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Psychology within the London region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
City of London -16 2 £438 +2.94% 2
Croydon - 2 £500 -
Westminster - 1 £450 -
Psychology
England

Psychology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 London region with a requirement for Psychology.

1 91 (77.78%) Degree
2 87 (74.36%) User Experience
3 74 (63.25%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (39.32%) Usability Testing
5 42 (35.90%) Market Research
6 38 (32.48%) Ethnography
6 38 (32.48%) Service Design
7 37 (31.62%) Analytical Skills
8 36 (30.77%) Mentoring
9 34 (29.06%) Human Factors
10 29 (24.79%) Analytics
11 21 (17.95%) Coaching
12 20 (17.09%) Customer Insight
13 19 (16.24%) Qualitative Research
14 17 (14.53%) Guerrilla Research
15 16 (13.68%) Scrum
16 15 (12.82%) Computer Science
17 13 (11.11%) Retail
18 12 (10.26%) Benchmarking
19 10 (8.55%) Web Analytics
19 10 (8.55%) QA
19 10 (8.55%) Marketing
20 9 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
20 9 (7.69%) Actionable Recommendations
21 8 (6.84%) Wireframes
21 8 (6.84%) Kanban
21 8 (6.84%) Security Cleared
21 8 (6.84%) Product Management
21 8 (6.84%) Multivariate Testing
21 8 (6.84%) Information Architecture

Psychology
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (5.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (4.27%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.56%) OmniGraffle
3 3 (2.56%) UserZoom
4 2 (1.71%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.71%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.85%) InDesign
5 1 (0.85%) InVision
5 1 (0.85%) Pixelapse
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Magento
1 1 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.85%) Internet
Development Applications
1 8 (6.84%) Jenkins
1 8 (6.84%) JIRA
2 7 (5.98%) Axure RP
2 7 (5.98%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 5 (4.27%) VersionOne
3 5 (4.27%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 13 (11.11%) Retail
2 10 (8.55%) Marketing
3 5 (4.27%) Legal
4 3 (2.56%) Finance
4 3 (2.56%) Military
5 1 (0.85%) Banking
5 1 (0.85%) Electronics
5 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.85%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.85%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 63 (53.85%) User Researcher
2 32 (27.35%) User Experience Researcher
3 17 (14.53%) Digital User Researcher
4 12 (10.26%) Senior User Researcher
5 8 (6.84%) Agile Coach
6 6 (5.13%) Architect
6 6 (5.13%) User Experience Architect
7 5 (4.27%) Designer
7 5 (4.27%) Senior Architect
7 5 (4.27%) Senior User Experience Architect
8 3 (2.56%) Data Modeller
8 3 (2.56%) Senior User Experience Researcher
8 3 (2.56%) UX Designer
9 2 (1.71%) Quantitative Researcher
10 1 (0.85%) Applications Manager
10 1 (0.85%) E-Commerce Manager
10 1 (0.85%) E-Commerce Project Manager
10 1 (0.85%) Scrum Master
10 1 (0.85%) UI Designer
10 1 (0.85%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.98%) HTML
2 6 (5.13%) CSS
3 4 (3.42%) HTML5
4 3 (2.56%) CSS3
5 1 (0.85%) Node.js
5 1 (0.85%) React
Miscellaneous
1 87 (74.36%) User Experience
2 37 (31.62%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (12.82%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.98%) Economics
4 7 (5.98%) Visualisation
5 4 (3.42%) RIA
6 3 (2.56%) Cyber Attack
6 3 (2.56%) Ergonomics
7 2 (1.71%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.71%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.85%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.85%) Minimum Viable Product
8 1 (0.85%) NHS
8 1 (0.85%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.85%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.85%) Social Network
8 1 (0.85%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.56%) Android
1 3 (2.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (63.25%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (39.32%) Usability Testing
3 42 (35.90%) Market Research
4 38 (32.48%) Ethnography
4 38 (32.48%) Service Design
5 36 (30.77%) Mentoring
6 34 (29.06%) Human Factors
7 29 (24.79%) Analytics
8 21 (17.95%) Coaching
9 20 (17.09%) Customer Insight
10 19 (16.24%) Qualitative Research
11 17 (14.53%) Guerrilla Research
12 16 (13.68%) Scrum
13 12 (10.26%) Benchmarking
14 10 (8.55%) Web Analytics
15 9 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
16 8 (6.84%) Information Architecture
16 8 (6.84%) Kanban
16 8 (6.84%) Multivariate Testing
16 8 (6.84%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.13%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 91 (77.78%) Degree
2 8 (6.84%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.27%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (3.42%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.56%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.71%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.55%) QA
2 9 (7.69%) Actionable Recommendations
3 4 (3.42%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 8 (6.84%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (6.84%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (6.84%) CA Agile Central
2 7 (5.98%) Adobe
3 1 (0.85%) Demandware
3 1 (0.85%) Google
3 1 (0.85%) hybris
3 1 (0.85%) SAP
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