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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Psychology
Rank 404 420 386
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -34
Contract jobs citing Psychology 13 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.055% 0.024% 0.044%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.065% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 9
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£425 £390 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% -8.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £336 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £409 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
-9.47% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 -
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
8189 9297 8408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.95% 37.50% 37.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5836 6558 5785
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 162 213
Average hourly rate £17.00 £21.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% -5.00%

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 26 November 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 26 November 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 +24 1 £425 +5.59%
Psychology
England

Psychology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 34 (87.18%) User Experience
2 31 (79.49%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (76.92%) Degree
4 22 (56.41%) Market Research
5 16 (41.03%) Usability Testing
6 15 (38.46%) Human Factors
7 14 (35.90%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (23.08%) Analytics
9 8 (20.51%) Mentoring
9 8 (20.51%) Finance
10 6 (15.38%) Qualitative Research
10 6 (15.38%) Customer Insight
11 4 (10.26%) Product Management
11 4 (10.26%) Axure RP
11 4 (10.26%) Waterfall
11 4 (10.26%) Marketing
11 4 (10.26%) Graphic Design
11 4 (10.26%) HTML
11 4 (10.26%) E-Commerce
11 4 (10.26%) Mercator
11 4 (10.26%) Project Management
12 3 (7.69%) CSS
12 3 (7.69%) SQL
12 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
12 3 (7.69%) German Language
12 3 (7.69%) Scrum
12 3 (7.69%) UX Design
12 3 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
12 3 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
13 2 (5.13%) REST

Psychology
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 2 (5.13%) IIS
2 1 (2.56%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SPSS
1 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.56%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.56%) OmniGraffle
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Internet
1 2 (5.13%) SSL
2 1 (2.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Axure RP
2 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.56%) JIRA
3 1 (2.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 8 (20.51%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Marketing
3 3 (7.69%) German Language
4 2 (5.13%) Retail
4 2 (5.13%) Games
5 1 (2.56%) Law
5 1 (2.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) User Experience Researcher
2 6 (15.38%) Designer
3 5 (12.82%) UX Designer
4 3 (7.69%) Team Leader
5 2 (5.13%) Senior UX Designer
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Designer
5 2 (5.13%) Web Applications Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Junior
5 2 (5.13%) Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Web Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Applications Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Consultant
6 1 (2.56%) Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) UI Designer
6 1 (2.56%) Lead Architect
6 1 (2.56%) Data Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Web Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Data Scientist
6 1 (2.56%) Interaction Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) HTML
2 3 (7.69%) CSS
3 2 (5.13%) REST
3 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (5.13%) Sass
3 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (5.13%) .NET
3 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.13%) SOAP
3 2 (5.13%) Web Services
3 2 (5.13%) XML
3 2 (5.13%) XSLT
3 2 (5.13%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (87.18%) User Experience
2 15 (38.46%) Human Factors
3 14 (35.90%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (10.26%) Graphic Design
5 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
5 3 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (5.13%) Online Games
6 2 (5.13%) Visualisation
7 1 (2.56%) Social Network
7 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.56%) Physics
7 1 (2.56%) Ergonomics
7 1 (2.56%) E-Learning
7 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.56%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (2.56%) Statistics
7 1 (2.56%) iPhone
7 1 (2.56%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (79.49%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (56.41%) Market Research
3 16 (41.03%) Usability Testing
4 9 (23.08%) Analytics
5 8 (20.51%) Mentoring
6 6 (15.38%) Qualitative Research
6 6 (15.38%) Customer Insight
7 4 (10.26%) Product Management
7 4 (10.26%) Waterfall
7 4 (10.26%) E-Commerce
7 4 (10.26%) Project Management
8 3 (7.69%) Scrum
8 3 (7.69%) UX Design
8 3 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (5.13%) Performance Analysis
9 2 (5.13%) Product Marketing
9 2 (5.13%) Knowledge Management
9 2 (5.13%) Content Management
9 2 (5.13%) Data Analysis
9 2 (5.13%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.13%) C#
3 1 (2.56%) R
Qualifications
1 30 (76.92%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Mercator
2 2 (5.13%) Open Text
2 2 (5.13%) RedDot
3 1 (2.56%) Adobe
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