Period
to 26 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Psychology skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Psychology over the 6 months to 26 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Psychology
UK > Wales
6 months to
26 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 97 -
Contract jobs citing Psychology 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales - 0.33% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Wales median daily rate - £463 -
UK median daily rate £475 £459 £425
% change year-on-year +3.54% +7.94% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £44.66 £41.32 £27.65
% change year-on-year +8.08% +49.44% +27.24%

Psychology is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,278 1,303 1,106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 82.77% 86.69% 86.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 919 905 813
Wales median daily rate £440 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £270 £225 £185
90th Percentile £638 £550 £538
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £435
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 52 69
Wales median hourly rate £22.84 £27.46 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.83% +9.82% +42.86%
10th Percentile £8.91 £11.69 £12.95
90th Percentile £46.00 £77.50 £77.50
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £22.42 £25.00
% change year-on-year +11.51% -10.32% -

Psychology
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Psychology as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Psychology in Wales

Psychology
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Psychology in Wales.

Contractor daily rate trend for Psychology in Wales