The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Economics in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Economics
Rank 65 - 65
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Economics 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.47% - 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.16% - 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate
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£425 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £377 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
-10.22% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 - £51.50
Economics
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
185 114 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 21.79% 18.78% 19.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 75 99
Average daily rate £375 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £168 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 13
Average hourly rate £14.50 £35.00 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.57% -14.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.70 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £39.40 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Economics across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Economics Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Economics
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Economics Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Economics
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Economics across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Economics Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Economics
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Economics also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Economics.

1 6 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
1 6 (100.00%) Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) EMC
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (66.67%) Netcool
2 4 (66.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (66.67%) vSphere
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) APMP
4 1 (16.67%) P3O
4 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Economics also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Economics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Project Manager
2 4 (66.67%) Delivery Manager
2 4 (66.67%) Project Delivery Manager
3 2 (33.33%) Data Manager
3 2 (33.33%) Data Centre Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Transformation Programme Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows XP
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
1 6 (100.00%) Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) P3O
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Netcool
1 4 (66.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) EMC