The first 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the London region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Psychology
Rank 382 - 406
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Psychology 24 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.10% - 0.027%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% - 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 7
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£384 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 - £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 - £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7201 7887 8147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.63% 32.50% 30.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4832 5420 5504
Average daily rate £450 £460 £470
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% -2.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £640 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 170 213
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £14.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £21.00 £25.73
% change year-on-year
-1.19% -18.38%
Psychology
England

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 July 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 30 July 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 - 5 £388 - 6
Psychology
England

Psychology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 28 (63.64%) Degree
1 28 (63.64%) Market Research
2 27 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (45.45%) Human Factors
4 14 (31.82%) Usability Testing
5 10 (22.73%) HTML
5 10 (22.73%) CSS
6 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
7 8 (18.18%) Mercator
8 7 (15.91%) Customer Insight
9 6 (13.64%) Information Architecture
9 6 (13.64%) Axure RP
9 6 (13.64%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (13.64%) Qualitative Research
9 6 (13.64%) Configuration Management
9 6 (13.64%) SQL
9 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
9 6 (13.64%) IIS
9 6 (13.64%) Marketing
9 6 (13.64%) Finance
9 6 (13.64%) Web Design
10 5 (11.36%) Product Management
11 4 (9.09%) HTML5
11 4 (9.09%) Apple iOS
11 4 (9.09%) NAS
11 4 (9.09%) User Experience Design
11 4 (9.09%) Network Security
11 4 (9.09%) NETGEAR
11 4 (9.09%) Android
11 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008

Psychology
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (13.64%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.55%) OmniGraffle
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) NAS
1 4 (9.09%) Network Security
1 4 (9.09%) SAN
1 4 (9.09%) Firewall
1 4 (9.09%) VLAN
2 2 (4.55%) Internet
2 2 (4.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Axure RP
2 3 (6.82%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.27%) Dreamweaver
General
1 6 (13.64%) Marketing
1 6 (13.64%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Legal
3 1 (2.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 9 (20.45%) User Experience Researcher
2 7 (15.91%) User Experience Designer
2 7 (15.91%) Designer
3 6 (13.64%) Consultant
4 5 (11.36%) Architect
5 4 (9.09%) User Experience Architect
5 4 (9.09%) Network Consultant
5 4 (9.09%) Security Consultant
5 4 (9.09%) Network Security Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Web Applications Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Data Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Information Architect
7 1 (2.27%) Lead Designer
7 1 (2.27%) Research Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Web Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.73%) HTML
1 10 (22.73%) CSS
2 4 (9.09%) HTML5
2 4 (9.09%) CSS3
2 4 (9.09%) Ajax
3 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (4.55%) REST
3 2 (4.55%) Sass
3 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (4.55%) XHTML
3 2 (4.55%) SOAP
3 2 (4.55%) Web Services
3 2 (4.55%) XML
3 2 (4.55%) XSLT
3 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (45.45%) Human Factors
2 4 (9.09%) Graphic Design
2 4 (9.09%) Economics
3 2 (4.55%) RIA
4 1 (2.27%) E-Learning
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) Blog
4 1 (2.27%) Social Network
4 1 (2.27%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Apple iOS
1 4 (9.09%) Android
1 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (9.09%) Windows
1 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (63.64%) Market Research
2 27 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (31.82%) Usability Testing
4 7 (15.91%) Customer Insight
5 6 (13.64%) Information Architecture
5 6 (13.64%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (13.64%) Qualitative Research
5 6 (13.64%) Configuration Management
5 6 (13.64%) Web Design
6 5 (11.36%) Product Management
7 4 (9.09%) User Experience Design
7 4 (9.09%) Project Management
7 4 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 4 (9.09%) Scrum
7 4 (9.09%) Migration
7 4 (9.09%) Industrial Design
8 3 (6.82%) Waterfall
9 2 (4.55%) Analytics
9 2 (4.55%) Performance Analysis
9 2 (4.55%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
2 6 (13.64%) SQL
3 2 (4.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 28 (63.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) Mercator
2 4 (9.09%) NETGEAR
2 4 (9.09%) SonicWALL
2 4 (9.09%) Cisco
2 4 (9.09%) HP
2 4 (9.09%) Dell
2 4 (9.09%) CheckPoint
2 4 (9.09%) VMware
3 3 (6.82%) Adobe
4 2 (4.55%) Open Text
4 2 (4.55%) RedDot
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £150 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago