The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Psychology in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Psychology over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Psychology
Rank 140 - 141
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Psychology 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.034% - 0.034%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% - 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £455 £375
% change year-on-year
-12.08% +21.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
807 723 747
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 27.59% 24.02% 25.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 530 475 449
Median daily rate £375 £373 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £218 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 60 59
Median hourly rate £39.00 £32.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.24 £47.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% -14.63%

Psychology
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Psychology as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Psychology Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Psychology
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Psychology Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Psychology
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Dorset - 1 - -
Psychology
England

Psychology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 West region with a requirement for Psychology.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Human Factors
1 4 (100.00%) User Experience
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) Usability Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Ethnography
2 3 (75.00%) Service Design
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Market Research
3 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) PMI
3 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management

Psychology
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA Agile
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) User Researcher
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Product Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Product Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Product Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Product Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) User Experience
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Human Factors
2 3 (75.00%) Ethnography
2 3 (75.00%) Market Research
2 3 (75.00%) Service Design
2 3 (75.00%) Usability Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) UX Design
3 1 (25.00%) Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft