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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Psychology
Rank 376 384 357
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -27
Contract jobs citing Psychology 22 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.042% 0.031%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.29% 0.11% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 5
Average daily rate
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£413 £415 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% +10.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £425 £440
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -3.40%
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
7468 8092 7257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.35% 37.54% 37.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5266 5552 5089
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 160 185
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 +15 4 £400 -3.61% 1
Psychology
England

Psychology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 36 (85.71%) Degree
2 35 (83.33%) User Experience
3 27 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (47.62%) Human Factors
5 19 (45.24%) Usability Testing
6 15 (35.71%) Market Research
7 13 (30.95%) Analytics
8 10 (23.81%) Axure RP
8 10 (23.81%) Finance
9 9 (21.43%) MS Visio
9 9 (21.43%) Marketing
9 9 (21.43%) Mentoring
10 8 (19.05%) Project Management
11 6 (14.29%) Industrial Design
11 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (11.90%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 5 (11.90%) Adobe
12 5 (11.90%) HTML
12 5 (11.90%) Product Management
12 5 (11.90%) Google Analytics
12 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
12 5 (11.90%) Google
13 4 (9.52%) Retail
13 4 (9.52%) RIA
13 4 (9.52%) E-Commerce
13 4 (9.52%) Information Architecture
13 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
13 4 (9.52%) CSS
13 4 (9.52%) Graphic Design
13 4 (9.52%) Customer Insight

Psychology
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (2.38%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (21.43%) MS Visio
2 4 (9.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (7.14%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (2.38%) SPSS
5 1 (2.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Axure RP
2 5 (11.90%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 10 (23.81%) Finance
2 9 (21.43%) Marketing
3 4 (9.52%) Retail
4 3 (7.14%) Banking
4 3 (7.14%) Games
4 3 (7.14%) German Language
5 2 (4.76%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Designer
1 9 (21.43%) User Experience Researcher
2 8 (19.05%) UX Designer
3 6 (14.29%) Architect
4 5 (11.90%) User Experience Architect
5 4 (9.52%) Senior Architect
6 3 (7.14%) Senior UX Designer
6 3 (7.14%) Team Leader
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Designer
7 2 (4.76%) Junior
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) Lead Architect
8 1 (2.38%) UI Designer
8 1 (2.38%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) HTML
2 4 (9.52%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 35 (83.33%) User Experience
2 20 (47.62%) Human Factors
3 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (9.52%) RIA
4 4 (9.52%) Graphic Design
5 3 (7.14%) Mobile App
5 3 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (7.14%) iPhone
5 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.76%) Online Games
6 2 (4.76%) iPad
7 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.38%) Physics
7 1 (2.38%) Ergonomics
7 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
7 1 (2.38%) Visualisation
7 1 (2.38%) Statistics
7 1 (2.38%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (45.24%) Usability Testing
3 15 (35.71%) Market Research
4 13 (30.95%) Analytics
5 9 (21.43%) Mentoring
6 8 (19.05%) Project Management
7 6 (14.29%) Industrial Design
8 5 (11.90%) Product Management
9 4 (9.52%) E-Commerce
9 4 (9.52%) Information Architecture
9 4 (9.52%) Customer Insight
10 3 (7.14%) Qualitative Research
10 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
10 3 (7.14%) Scrum
10 3 (7.14%) Product Marketing
10 3 (7.14%) UX Design
10 3 (7.14%) Data Analysis
11 2 (4.76%) Knowledge Management
12 1 (2.38%) Stakeholder Management
12 1 (2.38%) Direct Marketing
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.38%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) R
Qualifications
1 36 (85.71%) Degree
2 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) PhD
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) Adobe
1 5 (11.90%) Google
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