The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Economics in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Cheltenham region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Economics
Rank 22 - 49
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Economics 1 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.86% - 2.03%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.57% - 6.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Average daily rate - - £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £360 £365
% change year-on-year
+0.69% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 - -
Miscellaneous Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
28 11 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 24.14% 15.28% 30.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 65
Average daily rate £300 £387 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.48% -18.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £325 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £448 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Economics
Gloucestershire

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Economics Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Economics
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Economics Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Economics
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared