Commonly used Psychometric Assessments in the UK and Ireland

Cognitive Assessments (Level A):

(Assessment Series may contain a number of specific tests- some examples provided- For up to date information contact Enact consultants)

Test Publisher Assessment Series Component Traits/ Items/ Time Format

Pricing/ Languages

PearsonDistributed by ERC Drumcondra until August 2016 Differential AbilityTest Series (DATS) Verbal Reasoning (40 items- 25 mins)Numerical Reasoning (40 items- 30 mins)Abstract Reasoning (40 items- 30 mins)

Perceptual Speed and Accuracy (200 items- 6 mins)

Mechanical Reasoning (60 items- 25 mins)

PLUS: Space Relations, Spelling, Language Usage

Hard copy (Paper)- machine scorable answer sheets

€6.40 per reusable book and  €2.40 per machine scorable assessment (all 8 parts)

English

Psytech AdaptG An Adaptive Reasoning Test drawing on a large item bank with verbal, numerical and abstract items (20 mins) Online- Unsupervised,  Controlled

€12 narrative report

25+ Languages

Critical Reasoning Test Battery Verbal Reasoning (40 questions- 15 mins)Numerical Reasoning (25 questions- 25 mins) Supervised sessions

€24 narrative report

As above

SHL Critical Reasoning Tests Verbal Evaluation (30 items- 20 mins)Interpreting Data (18 items- 20 mins) Online, Onscreen  or Paper

Bureau service from €50 per candidate

40+ languages

SHL Paper (formerly Previsor) General Ability Test Series Verbal, NumericalNon Verbal (36 items- 20 mins)Combined Mechanical& Spatial (52 items- 20 minutes) Paper only

€30 per book and €5 per answer sheet (4 separate books and answer sheets)

AQR Prevue (Sections 1,2,3 and5) Working with Words (48 items-8 mins)Working with Numbers(24 items-3 mins)Working with Shapes (22 items-9 mins)  Online, Onscreen  or Pencil and paper

From €20 narrative report

English, French, German, Arabic, Portugese, Russian, Dutch

 

Interests Self Reports (Level A)

Test Publisher Assessment Series Components/ Items/ Time Format

Pricing

FAS Career Directions Interests Inventory (untimed) Online- Unsupervised

FREE

Hollandcoderesources.com Holland Career Interests Profile Holland Profile (40 items- untimed) Online- Unsupervised

FREE

Prevue Occupational Interests Inventory Working With PeopleWorking with DataWorking with Things(Total of 36 items- Untimed) Online, Onscreen  or Pencil and paper

Integrates with ability and personality profile

Psytech Occupational Interests Inventory 80 items Online, Onscreen  or Pencil and paper

€12 with narrative report

 Personality Self Reports (Level B)

Test Publisher Assessment Series Components/ Items/ Time Format Pricing
Psytech  Jung Type Indicator Popular 4 Factor Personality Questionnaire providing MBTI type profile(60 items- 10 minutes) Online, Onscreen  or Pencil and paper €12 with narrative report
I5FQ+ Derived from 16PF features 15 critical Personality Factors(200 items – 30 minutes) Online, Onscreen  or Pencil and paper €36 for the standard set of reports including team types, leadership styles
Thomas International DISC Categorises people into 4 types (e.g. dominant, influencing, stable or complaint)(80 items- 15 minutes) Online, Onscreen  or Pencil and paper €30 with narrative report
AQR  Prevue 8 personality factors(110 items- 25 minutes) Online, Onscreen  or Pencil and paper €40 with narrative report (includes abilities and interests)
SHL OPQ 30 personality factors(200+ items- 45 mins) Online, Onscreen  or Paper

Bureau service from €70 per candidate

40+ languages

 Others: MBTI and 16 PF (OPP); Finding Potential ; People Mapper (ASE); Hogan Personality Indicator (Psykey); WAVE (Saville Consulting)

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