Period
to 16 December 2018

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 16 December 2018 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 113 86 -
Rank change year-on-year -27 - +110
Contract jobs citing Psychology 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.17% 0.40% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Wales median daily rate £395 £463 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.59% - -
UK median daily rate £425 £450 £428
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.26% +6.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £51.63 £27.56 £26.08
% change year-on-year +87.35% +5.68% +7.61%

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 1,508 1,027 1,189
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 87.52% 83.09% 85.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,042 688 845
Wales median daily rate £425 £393 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.28% -1.88% +14.29%
10th Percentile £285 £177 £211
90th Percentile £588 £557 £575
UK median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 40 51
Wales median hourly rate £15.00 £22.69 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.89% +26.06% +12.50%
10th Percentile £10.79 £13.00 £10.75
90th Percentile £37.25 £53.35 £61.25
UK median hourly rate £22.43 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -6.54% +6.67% +2.27%

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

Psychology
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Psychology in Wales over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Psychology in Wales

Psychology
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Psychology within the Wales region over the 6 months to 16 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -26 3 £395 -14.59%
Psychology
UK

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Psychology also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Psychology.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Blog
1 3 (100.00%) Django
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Web Accessibility
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 3 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (100.00%) Big Data
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) User Stories
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile First
1 3 (100.00%) Blockchain
1 3 (100.00%) Service Design
1 3 (100.00%) Wireframes
1 3 (100.00%) Prototyping
1 3 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 3 (100.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
1 3 (100.00%) Design Thinking

Psychology
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Big Data
1 3 (100.00%) Blockchain
General
1 2 (66.67%) Dutch Language
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Designer
1 2 (66.67%) UI Designer
1 2 (66.67%) UI/UX Designer
1 2 (66.67%) UX Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) UI Developer
2 1 (33.33%) UI Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) UI/UX Developer
2 1 (33.33%) UX Developer
2 1 (33.33%) UX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) Django
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (100.00%) Blog
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Design Thinking
1 3 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile First
1 3 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 3 (100.00%) Prototyping
1 3 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (100.00%) Service Design
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) User Stories
1 3 (100.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
1 3 (100.00%) Web Accessibility
1 3 (100.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Python
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle