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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Psychology over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Psychology
England / South East
Rank 214 248 -
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -
Contract jobs citing Psychology 17 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.024% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.78% 0.078% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 0
Median daily rate £427 £393 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.70% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £505
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 - -

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
2190 2571 2807
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.04% 31.33% 30.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1244 1491 1498
Median daily rate £403 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 172 173
Median hourly rate £19.81 £37.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.16% +108.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.99 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £59.40 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +22.85%

Psychology
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Psychology as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Psychology across the South East region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Psychology Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Psychology within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Sussex +13 14 £428 -4.81%
Berkshire - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £175 -
Surrey - 1 - -
Psychology
England

Psychology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Psychology also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Psychology.

1 26 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (92.86%) Degree
1 26 (92.86%) Market Research
1 26 (92.86%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (89.29%) Usability Testing
3 24 (85.71%) Human Factors
3 24 (85.71%) Service Design
3 24 (85.71%) Ethnography
3 24 (85.71%) Customer Insight
3 24 (85.71%) Guerrilla Research
4 13 (46.43%) User Stories
5 12 (42.86%) User Experience
6 5 (17.86%) Open Source
7 2 (7.14%) Ethnographic Research
8 1 (3.57%) Wireframes
8 1 (3.57%) Prototyping
8 1 (3.57%) Sociology
8 1 (3.57%) Information Architecture
8 1 (3.57%) HTML5
8 1 (3.57%) Axure RP
8 1 (3.57%) ClickTale
8 1 (3.57%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (3.57%) CSS3
8 1 (3.57%) Qualitative Research
8 1 (3.57%) Data Analytics
8 1 (3.57%) Analytics
8 1 (3.57%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (3.57%) Google Analytics
8 1 (3.57%) jQuery
8 1 (3.57%) Competitor Analysis

Psychology
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (3.57%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (3.57%) Advertising
1 1 (3.57%) Mandarin Language
1 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (89.29%) User Researcher
2 9 (32.14%) User Experience Researcher
3 1 (3.57%) Designer
3 1 (3.57%) Digital User Researcher
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing Assistant
3 1 (3.57%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) CSS
1 1 (3.57%) CSS3
1 1 (3.57%) HTML
1 1 (3.57%) HTML5
1 1 (3.57%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 26 (92.86%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (42.86%) User Experience
3 1 (3.57%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (92.86%) Market Research
2 25 (89.29%) Usability Testing
3 24 (85.71%) Customer Insight
3 24 (85.71%) Ethnography
3 24 (85.71%) Guerrilla Research
3 24 (85.71%) Human Factors
3 24 (85.71%) Service Design
4 13 (46.43%) User Stories
5 5 (17.86%) Open Source
6 2 (7.14%) Ethnographic Research
7 1 (3.57%) Analytics
7 1 (3.57%) Competitor Analysis
7 1 (3.57%) Data Analytics
7 1 (3.57%) Information Architecture
7 1 (3.57%) Project Management
7 1 (3.57%) Prototyping
7 1 (3.57%) Qualitative Research
7 1 (3.57%) Sociology
7 1 (3.57%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 26 (92.86%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) ClickTale