The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Economics in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Economics
Rank 570 529 471
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -58
Contract jobs citing Economics 52 89 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.17% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.54% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 48 76
Average daily rate £443 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £250 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £490 £606
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £347 £363
% change year-on-year
+11.51% -4.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Average hourly rate - £14.65 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -51.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £25.00
Economics
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
16685 16562 16354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.56% 32.16% 32.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 10984 10189 10134
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 533 629 719
Average hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.63% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.75 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -6.45%

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Economics Jobs Demand Trend in England

Economics
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Economics Daily Rate Trend in England

Economics
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Economics across the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Economics Daily Rate Histogram in England

Economics
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Economics Hourly Rate Trend in England

Economics
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
London -32 19 £495 +17.15% 21
South East -33 13 £375 +8.69% 3
North East -29 7 £315 -30.22%
Yorkshire +6 6 £500 +100.00%
South West +6 4 £388 +7.63%
West Midlands -10 2 £591 +47.75% 2
East Midlands +3 1 £375 -16.93%
North West -13 1 £400 - 2
Economics
UK

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 46 (44.66%) Degree
2 43 (41.75%) Finance
3 38 (36.89%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (33.98%) Project Management
5 34 (33.01%) Mathematics
6 28 (27.18%) Computer Science
7 25 (24.27%) Change Management
8 21 (20.39%) PRINCE2
8 21 (20.39%) Security Cleared
9 20 (19.42%) Statistics
10 18 (17.48%) SC Cleared
10 18 (17.48%) Microsoft
11 17 (16.50%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (16.50%) Analytics
12 15 (14.56%) SQL
12 15 (14.56%) Service Delivery
13 14 (13.59%) Banking
14 13 (12.62%) Operations Research
14 13 (12.62%) Programme Management
15 12 (11.65%) MS Excel
15 12 (11.65%) Process Improvement
16 11 (10.68%) SAS
16 11 (10.68%) MS Office
17 10 (9.71%) ITIL
17 10 (9.71%) Windows
17 10 (9.71%) Retail
18 9 (8.74%) Physics
18 9 (8.74%) QA
18 9 (8.74%) Credit Risk
18 9 (8.74%) Service Management

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (10.68%) SAS
2 5 (4.85%) Confluence
3 1 (0.97%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (11.65%) MS Excel
2 11 (10.68%) MS Office
3 9 (8.74%) SPSS
4 8 (7.77%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.97%) EViews
5 1 (0.97%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.97%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) SAP CO
1 2 (1.94%) SAP FI
1 2 (1.94%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.97%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.88%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.97%) SaaS
2 1 (0.97%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.91%) HTTPS
2 2 (1.94%) Internet
2 2 (1.94%) SAN
3 1 (0.97%) Firewall
3 1 (0.97%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.77%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.85%) Big Data
2 5 (4.85%) Data Mining
2 5 (4.85%) Hadoop
3 4 (3.88%) Apache Hive
4 3 (2.91%) QlikView
5 2 (1.94%) GIS
6 1 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.97%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.97%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.97%) KDB
6 1 (0.97%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.97%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.97%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.97%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.97%) Spotfire
6 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.85%) JIRA
General
1 43 (41.75%) Finance
2 14 (13.59%) Banking
3 10 (9.71%) Retail
4 8 (7.77%) Investment Banking
4 8 (7.77%) Marketing
5 7 (6.80%) Front Office
6 4 (3.88%) Electronics
6 4 (3.88%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.97%) Automotive
7 1 (0.97%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.97%) Games
7 1 (0.97%) Law
7 1 (0.97%) Military
7 1 (0.97%) Polish Language
7 1 (0.97%) Publishing
7 1 (0.97%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.97%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 35 (33.98%) Project Manager
2 27 (26.21%) Analyst
3 12 (11.65%) Business Analyst
4 10 (9.71%) Consultant
5 7 (6.80%) Architect
5 7 (6.80%) Programme Manager
6 5 (4.85%) Applications Manager
6 5 (4.85%) Applications Project Manager
6 5 (4.85%) IT Manager
6 5 (4.85%) IT Project Manager
6 5 (4.85%) Technical Architect
7 4 (3.88%) Digital Project Manager
7 4 (3.88%) Risk Consultant
7 4 (3.88%) SC Cleared Project Manager
8 3 (2.91%) Agile Project Manager
8 3 (2.91%) Digital Agile Project Manager
8 3 (2.91%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (2.91%) Senior Manager
8 3 (2.91%) SQL Analyst
8 3 (2.91%) Storage Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.97%) .NET
1 1 (0.97%) MLlib
1 1 (0.97%) Murex MxML
1 1 (0.97%) PostGIS
1 1 (0.97%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 38 (36.89%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (33.01%) Mathematics
3 28 (27.18%) Computer Science
4 20 (19.42%) Statistics
5 9 (8.74%) Credit Risk
5 9 (8.74%) Physics
6 6 (5.83%) Management Information System
7 5 (4.85%) Algorithms
7 5 (4.85%) Derivative
7 5 (4.85%) Equities
8 4 (3.88%) Fixed Income
8 4 (3.88%) Hedge funds
8 4 (3.88%) Visualisation
9 3 (2.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (1.94%) Market Risk
10 2 (1.94%) PMI
10 2 (1.94%) User Experience
11 1 (0.97%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.97%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.71%) Windows
2 6 (5.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.94%) Unix
4 1 (0.97%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.97%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (33.98%) Project Management
2 25 (24.27%) Change Management
3 21 (20.39%) PRINCE2
4 17 (16.50%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (16.50%) Analytics
5 15 (14.56%) Service Delivery
6 13 (12.62%) Operations Research
6 13 (12.62%) Programme Management
7 12 (11.65%) Process Improvement
8 10 (9.71%) ITIL
9 9 (8.74%) Service Management
10 8 (7.77%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (7.77%) Data Analytics
11 7 (6.80%) Business Analysis
11 7 (6.80%) User Stories
11 7 (6.80%) Validation
12 6 (5.83%) Data Analysis
12 6 (5.83%) Econometrics
12 6 (5.83%) Project Planning
12 6 (5.83%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.56%) SQL
2 8 (7.77%) Python
3 7 (6.80%) VBA
4 6 (5.83%) Java
5 5 (4.85%) R
6 3 (2.91%) MATLAB
7 2 (1.94%) C#
7 2 (1.94%) C++
8 1 (0.97%) C
8 1 (0.97%) Perl
8 1 (0.97%) Scala
8 1 (0.97%) VB
Qualifications
1 46 (44.66%) Degree
2 21 (20.39%) Security Cleared
3 18 (17.48%) SC Cleared
4 6 (5.83%) PMI Certification
5 5 (4.85%) Postgraduate
6 4 (3.88%) PMP
7 3 (2.91%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (1.94%) CFA
8 2 (1.94%) CISA
8 2 (1.94%) CISM
8 2 (1.94%) CISSP
8 2 (1.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.97%) CAPM
9 1 (0.97%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.74%) QA
2 5 (4.85%) MiFID
3 4 (3.88%) AIFMD
3 4 (3.88%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (3.88%) UCITS
4 2 (1.94%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.97%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.97%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.97%) PMBOK
System Software
1 6 (5.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (5.83%) NetBackup
1 6 (5.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.97%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 18 (17.48%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.77%) Oracle
3 6 (5.83%) BMC
3 6 (5.83%) NetApp
3 6 (5.83%) Tableau
3 6 (5.83%) VMware
4 5 (4.85%) Atlassian
5 4 (3.88%) Google
5 4 (3.88%) Optimizely
5 4 (3.88%) SAP
6 3 (2.91%) Cognos
7 2 (1.94%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.97%) Brio
8 1 (0.97%) HP
8 1 (0.97%) IBM
8 1 (0.97%) Mapinfo
8 1 (0.97%) Murex
8 1 (0.97%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.97%) TIBCO
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