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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Psychology
Rank 397 420 408
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -12
Contract jobs citing Psychology 17 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.070% 0.012% 0.051%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.032% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 10
Average daily rate
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£450 £395 £429
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.92% -7.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £391 £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £399 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £475 £500
% change year-on-year
-15.78% -5.00%
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
8696 9485 9741
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.88% 37.60% 37.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 5999 6602 6653
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 169 245
Average hourly rate £18.25 £19.50 £22.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.41% -12.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.23 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.30 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -32.69%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 - 3 £425 - 4
Psychology
England

Psychology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 37 (82.22%) User Experience
2 36 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (71.11%) Degree
3 32 (71.11%) Market Research
4 19 (42.22%) Human Factors
5 17 (37.78%) Usability Testing
6 15 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (20.00%) Mentoring
8 7 (15.56%) Customer Insight
8 7 (15.56%) Analytics
8 7 (15.56%) Qualitative Research
8 7 (15.56%) Mercator
9 6 (13.33%) Configuration Management
9 6 (13.33%) SQL
9 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
9 6 (13.33%) IIS
9 6 (13.33%) Finance
10 5 (11.11%) SAN
11 4 (8.89%) CheckPoint
11 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (8.89%) Cisco
11 4 (8.89%) Project Management
11 4 (8.89%) HP
11 4 (8.89%) Dell
11 4 (8.89%) HTML
11 4 (8.89%) Windows
11 4 (8.89%) Migration
11 4 (8.89%) Firewall
11 4 (8.89%) VMware
11 4 (8.89%) Graphic Design

Psychology
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (13.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) SAN
2 4 (8.89%) Firewall
2 4 (8.89%) Network Security
2 4 (8.89%) VLAN
2 4 (8.89%) NAS
3 2 (4.44%) SSL
3 2 (4.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Axure RP
2 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (2.22%) Dreamweaver
General
1 6 (13.33%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) German Language
3 1 (2.22%) Marketing
3 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (20.00%) User Experience Researcher
2 6 (13.33%) Consultant
3 4 (8.89%) Network Consultant
3 4 (8.89%) Security Consultant
3 4 (8.89%) Network Security Consultant
3 4 (8.89%) UX Designer
3 4 (8.89%) Designer
4 3 (6.67%) Team Leader
5 2 (4.44%) Web Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Architect
5 2 (4.44%) Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Web Applications Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Applications Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Senior UX Designer
5 2 (4.44%) Senior Designer
6 1 (2.22%) Interaction Designer
6 1 (2.22%) Senior Interaction Designer
6 1 (2.22%) User Experience Architect
6 1 (2.22%) User Experience Consultant
6 1 (2.22%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) HTML
2 3 (6.67%) CSS
3 2 (4.44%) SOAP
3 2 (4.44%) Web Services
3 2 (4.44%) XML
3 2 (4.44%) XSLT
3 2 (4.44%) XHTML
3 2 (4.44%) .NET
3 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.44%) Sass
3 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (4.44%) REST
3 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 37 (82.22%) User Experience
2 19 (42.22%) Human Factors
3 15 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.89%) Graphic Design
4 4 (8.89%) Economics
5 3 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.22%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.22%) Social Network
6 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.22%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (2.22%) Ergonomics
6 1 (2.22%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (8.89%) Windows
1 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (71.11%) Market Research
3 17 (37.78%) Usability Testing
4 9 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 7 (15.56%) Customer Insight
5 7 (15.56%) Analytics
5 7 (15.56%) Qualitative Research
6 6 (13.33%) Configuration Management
7 4 (8.89%) Project Management
7 4 (8.89%) Migration
7 4 (8.89%) Product Management
7 4 (8.89%) Waterfall
8 3 (6.67%) Scrum
8 3 (6.67%) UX Design
8 3 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (6.67%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.44%) Web Design
9 2 (4.44%) Change Management
9 2 (4.44%) SEO
9 2 (4.44%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.33%) SQL
2 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.44%) C#
Qualifications
1 32 (71.11%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) Mercator
2 4 (8.89%) CheckPoint
2 4 (8.89%) Cisco
2 4 (8.89%) HP
2 4 (8.89%) Dell
2 4 (8.89%) VMware
2 4 (8.89%) NETGEAR
2 4 (8.89%) SonicWALL
3 2 (4.44%) Open Text
3 2 (4.44%) RedDot
4 1 (2.22%) Adobe
London
Mercator IT Solutions
Rate: Market
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Baltimore
Rate: £0
Posted: 23 hours ago
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: £525 - £526 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
360 Resourcing
Rate: £400 - 450 per day + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago