The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Economics in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Economics
Rank 131 139 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Economics 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.036% 0.034% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£240 £283 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.04% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £330 £450
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 £52.50
% change year-on-year
- -52.38%
Economics
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
720 753 597
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.11% 25.35% 27.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 375 410 286
Average daily rate £360 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 64 75
Average hourly rate £36.50 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.66% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.25 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.83
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +3.06%

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Economics Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Economics
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Economics Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Economics
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Economics Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Economics
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Economics within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norfolk - 1 £240 -
Economics
England

Economics
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) TickIT
2 1 (25.00%) CMMI
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) eTOM

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 3 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Change Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) CMMI
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) eTOM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) TickIT