The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Psychology in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Psychology over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Psychology
Rank 247 231 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing Psychology 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.011% 0.011% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.048% 0.058% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £475 £463
% change year-on-year
-26.31% +2.70%
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 South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2080 1728 1995
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 22.39% 19.76% 20.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1098 914 870
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £208 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 111 172
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.70 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

Psychology
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Psychology across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Psychology Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Psychology
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Psychology across the South East region.

Psychology Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Psychology
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Psychology across the South East region.

Psychology Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Psychology
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Psychology within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
West Sussex - 1 £350 -
Middlesex - - - -
Psychology
England

Psychology
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Usability Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Market Research
2 1 (50.00%) Online Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Insight
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Multimedia
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing

Psychology
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Multimedia
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Usability Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Market Research
1 1 (50.00%) Online Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Information Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Insight
1 1 (50.00%) Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree