The table below looks at the statistics for Economics skills 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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Economics
South East / Berkshire
Rank 101 125 132
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +7
Contract jobs citing Economics 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.25% 0.078% 0.036%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.096% 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £200 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £348
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 - -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1613 2086 2087
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.49% 81.64% 75.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 760 1109 1056
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 62 44
Median hourly rate £23.34 £15.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.04% -44.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.80 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

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 Processes & Methodologies 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 22 February 2017. 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 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
Bracknell - 4 £200 -
Reading - 1 - -
Economics
South East

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 10 (90.91%) Finance
1 10 (90.91%) Degree
1 10 (90.91%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (63.64%) MBA
3 6 (54.55%) Change Management
3 6 (54.55%) Telecoms
3 6 (54.55%) CRM
3 6 (54.55%) IBM
3 6 (54.55%) HP
3 6 (54.55%) Internet
3 6 (54.55%) PLM
3 6 (54.55%) Programme Management
3 6 (54.55%) Business Analysis
3 6 (54.55%) Google
3 6 (54.55%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (54.55%) Marketing
3 6 (54.55%) Business Development
3 6 (54.55%) Mandarin Language
3 6 (54.55%) Spanish Language
3 6 (54.55%) Case Management
3 6 (54.55%) Business Transformation
3 6 (54.55%) Analytics
3 6 (54.55%) Data Architecture
3 6 (54.55%) Customer Engagement
4 4 (36.36%) Financial Analysis
4 4 (36.36%) Process Improvement
4 4 (36.36%) GAAP
5 3 (27.27%) Legal
5 3 (27.27%) Project Management
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft

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:

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Data Mining
General
1 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Mandarin Language
2 6 (54.55%) Marketing
2 6 (54.55%) Spanish Language
2 6 (54.55%) Telecoms
3 3 (27.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Business Manager
1 6 (54.55%) Marketing Manager
2 5 (45.45%) Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Data Mining Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Database Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Financial Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (90.91%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Analytics
1 6 (54.55%) Business Analysis
1 6 (54.55%) Business Development
1 6 (54.55%) Business Transformation
1 6 (54.55%) Case Management
1 6 (54.55%) Change Management
1 6 (54.55%) CRM
1 6 (54.55%) Customer Engagement
1 6 (54.55%) Data Architecture
1 6 (54.55%) Enterprise Architecture
1 6 (54.55%) PLM
1 6 (54.55%) Programme Management
2 4 (36.36%) Financial Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) Process Improvement
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) Information Management
5 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Degree
2 7 (63.64%) MBA
3 1 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) GAAP
2 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Google
1 6 (54.55%) HP
1 6 (54.55%) IBM
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) SAP