The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Economics in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Economics
Rank 98 109 124
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +15
Contract jobs citing Economics 10 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.51% 0.39% 0.076%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.68% 1.29% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £283 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £390
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 - -
Economics
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
596 774 849
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.32% 30.51% 32.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 406 438
Median daily rate £400 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £541 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 35 12
Median hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.33 £50.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.91 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-5.46% +19.61%

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Economics Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Economics
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Economics Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Economics
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Economics across the Berkshire region.

Economics Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Economics
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Economics within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
Reading +7 7 - -
Bracknell - 3 - - 1
Economics
South East

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Economics 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Economics.

1 13 (86.67%) Degree
1 13 (86.67%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (73.33%) Finance
3 9 (60.00%) Analytics
4 7 (46.67%) Data Architecture
4 7 (46.67%) HP
5 6 (40.00%) Internet
5 6 (40.00%) IBM
5 6 (40.00%) CRM
5 6 (40.00%) MBA
5 6 (40.00%) PLM
5 6 (40.00%) Programme Management
5 6 (40.00%) Change Management
5 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
5 6 (40.00%) Customer Engagement
5 6 (40.00%) Business Transformation
5 6 (40.00%) Case Management
5 6 (40.00%) Business Analysis
5 6 (40.00%) Google
5 6 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (40.00%) Marketing
5 6 (40.00%) Business Development
5 6 (40.00%) Mandarin Language
5 6 (40.00%) Spanish Language
6 5 (33.33%) Process Improvement
7 4 (26.67%) Mathematics
8 3 (20.00%) Financial Analysis
8 3 (20.00%) Project Management
8 3 (20.00%) GAAP
8 3 (20.00%) Legal

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (6.67%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Data Mining
General
1 11 (73.33%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Mandarin Language
2 6 (40.00%) Marketing
2 6 (40.00%) Spanish Language
2 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Business Manager
1 6 (40.00%) Marketing Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Data Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Business Data Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Data Mining Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Database Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Flash
2 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (86.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (26.67%) Mathematics
3 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (13.33%) Statistics
4 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Analytics
2 7 (46.67%) Data Architecture
3 6 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 6 (40.00%) Business Development
3 6 (40.00%) Business Transformation
3 6 (40.00%) Case Management
3 6 (40.00%) Change Management
3 6 (40.00%) CRM
3 6 (40.00%) Customer Engagement
3 6 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (40.00%) PLM
3 6 (40.00%) Programme Management
4 5 (33.33%) Process Improvement
5 3 (20.00%) Financial Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
6 2 (13.33%) Information Management
6 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
6 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) Degree
2 6 (40.00%) MBA
3 2 (13.33%) ACCA
3 2 (13.33%) CIMA
4 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) GAAP
2 2 (13.33%) Data Quality
3 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) HP
2 6 (40.00%) Google
2 6 (40.00%) IBM
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) SAP