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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Economics
Rank 518 550 527
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -23
Contract jobs citing Economics 77 69 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.14% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.51% 0.41% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 45 67
Median daily rate £600 £450 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +9.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £390
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 - -
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
15027 16985 16611
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.59% 33.46% 32.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 9781 10836 10688
Median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 537 726 701
Median hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £16.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +18.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.91 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-5.46% +19.61%

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Economics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 7 December 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Economics within the England region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London +21 50 £600 +31.14% 15
South East +22 19 £400 +33.33% 6
Yorkshire +15 2 £428 -18.86% 3
North East - 2 £406 -
West Midlands -17 1 - - 1
South West - 1 £450 - 1
Economics
UK

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 England region with a requirement for Economics.

1 63 (38.18%) Finance
2 61 (36.97%) Degree
3 60 (36.36%) SQL
4 59 (35.76%) Analytical Skills
5 49 (29.70%) Banking
6 43 (26.06%) SDLC
6 43 (26.06%) Analytics
7 39 (23.64%) Project Management
7 39 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (23.64%) Software Engineering
8 36 (21.82%) Investment Banking
8 36 (21.82%) Technical Analysis
9 35 (21.21%) Open Source
10 34 (20.61%) Mathematics
10 34 (20.61%) Java
11 33 (20.00%) Pair Programming
12 32 (19.39%) Migration
12 32 (19.39%) Statistics
12 32 (19.39%) Workflow
13 31 (18.79%) Spring
14 29 (17.58%) Hibernate
14 29 (17.58%) Data Migration
14 29 (17.58%) Data Transformation
15 28 (16.97%) Microsoft
16 27 (16.36%) Change Management
17 26 (15.76%) J2SE
18 24 (14.55%) Programme Management
19 23 (13.94%) Marketing
19 23 (13.94%) MS Excel
20 22 (13.33%) Visualisation

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 18 (10.91%) SAS
2 3 (1.82%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (1.21%) Confluence
3 2 (1.21%) GemFire
3 2 (1.21%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (1.21%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.61%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 23 (13.94%) MS Excel
2 15 (9.09%) MS Office
3 14 (8.48%) SPSS
4 9 (5.45%) MS Project
5 8 (4.85%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (1.21%) LaTeX
7 1 (0.61%) EViews
7 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.24%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.82%) SaaS
3 1 (0.61%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.61%) Office 365
3 1 (0.61%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.85%) Internet
2 3 (1.82%) Firewall
2 3 (1.82%) LAN
2 3 (1.82%) SAN
2 3 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (1.82%) WLAN
3 2 (1.21%) Broadband
3 2 (1.21%) Intranet
3 2 (1.21%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.64%) Data Mining
2 5 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (3.03%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.82%) Big Data
3 3 (1.82%) Spotfire
4 2 (1.21%) MS Access
4 2 (1.21%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.21%) Snowflake Schema
4 2 (1.21%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.21%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.21%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.61%) Base SAS
5 1 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.61%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.61%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.61%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.61%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (0.61%) QlikView
5 1 (0.61%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 3 (1.82%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.82%) JIRA
1 3 (1.82%) NUnit
2 2 (1.21%) Liquibase
2 2 (1.21%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (1.21%) Toad
3 1 (0.61%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.61%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.61%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.61%) JSUnit
3 1 (0.61%) JUnit
3 1 (0.61%) PHPUnit
3 1 (0.61%) Subversion
3 1 (0.61%) TeamCity
General
1 63 (38.18%) Finance
2 49 (29.70%) Banking
3 36 (21.82%) Investment Banking
4 23 (13.94%) Marketing
5 14 (8.48%) Legal
6 10 (6.06%) Front Office
6 10 (6.06%) Telecoms
7 8 (4.85%) Retail
8 6 (3.64%) Mandarin Language
8 6 (3.64%) Spanish Language
9 4 (2.42%) Back Office
9 4 (2.42%) Retail Banking
10 3 (1.82%) Advertising
10 3 (1.82%) Aerospace
10 3 (1.82%) Automotive
10 3 (1.82%) Financial Institution
11 2 (1.21%) Billing
12 1 (0.61%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.61%) Publishing
12 1 (0.61%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (30.91%) Analyst
2 40 (24.24%) Developer
3 31 (18.79%) Java Developer
3 31 (18.79%) Senior Developer
4 29 (17.58%) Agile Developer
4 29 (17.58%) Agile Java Developer
4 29 (17.58%) Project Manager
4 29 (17.58%) Senior Agile Developer
4 29 (17.58%) Senior Agile Java Developer
4 29 (17.58%) Senior Java Developer
5 15 (9.09%) Data Analyst
6 13 (7.88%) Team Leader
7 12 (7.27%) Java Team Leader
7 12 (7.27%) Lead Developer
7 12 (7.27%) Lead Java Developer
8 10 (6.06%) Applications Manager
8 10 (6.06%) Applications Project Manager
8 10 (6.06%) Business Analyst
9 9 (5.45%) Core Java Developer
9 9 (5.45%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (18.79%) Spring
2 29 (17.58%) Hibernate
3 26 (15.76%) J2SE
4 5 (3.03%) .NET
4 5 (3.03%) HTML
4 5 (3.03%) HTML5
5 4 (2.42%) Silverlight
6 3 (1.82%) CSS
6 3 (1.82%) Middleware
6 3 (1.82%) Reactive Extensions
6 3 (1.82%) WPF
7 2 (1.21%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.21%) CSS3
7 2 (1.21%) Flash
7 2 (1.21%) jQuery
7 2 (1.21%) Mason
7 2 (1.21%) Sass
7 2 (1.21%) XML
8 1 (0.61%) LESS
8 1 (0.61%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 59 (35.76%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (20.61%) Mathematics
3 32 (19.39%) Statistics
4 22 (13.33%) Visualisation
5 15 (9.09%) Computer Science
6 12 (7.27%) Credit Risk
7 10 (6.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (4.85%) Derivative
8 8 (4.85%) Fixed Income
8 8 (4.85%) Physics
8 8 (4.85%) Virtual Team
9 7 (4.24%) Psychology
9 7 (4.24%) User Experience
10 5 (3.03%) Data Structures
10 5 (3.03%) Equities
10 5 (3.03%) Management Information System
10 5 (3.03%) Market Risk
11 3 (1.82%) Algorithms
11 3 (1.82%) Data Extraction
11 3 (1.82%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.42%) Unix
1 4 (2.42%) Windows
2 3 (1.82%) Linux
2 3 (1.82%) Mac OS X
2 3 (1.82%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (26.06%) Analytics
1 43 (26.06%) SDLC
2 39 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (23.64%) Project Management
2 39 (23.64%) Software Engineering
3 36 (21.82%) Technical Analysis
4 35 (21.21%) Open Source
5 33 (20.00%) Pair Programming
6 32 (19.39%) Migration
6 32 (19.39%) Workflow
7 29 (17.58%) Data Migration
7 29 (17.58%) Data Transformation
8 27 (16.36%) Change Management
9 24 (14.55%) Programme Management
10 18 (10.91%) Data Analysis
11 16 (9.70%) Business Analysis
11 16 (9.70%) Risk Management
12 15 (9.09%) Process Improvement
13 14 (8.48%) Operations Research
13 14 (8.48%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (36.36%) SQL
2 34 (20.61%) Java
3 17 (10.30%) R
4 6 (3.64%) JavaScript
5 5 (3.03%) C#
5 5 (3.03%) MATLAB
6 4 (2.42%) VBA
7 3 (1.82%) Python
7 3 (1.82%) XAML
8 2 (1.21%) C
8 2 (1.21%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.21%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.61%) C++
9 1 (0.61%) Scala
9 1 (0.61%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 61 (36.97%) Degree
2 20 (12.12%) Security Cleared
3 17 (10.30%) SC Cleared
4 7 (4.24%) MBA
5 3 (1.82%) A+ Certification
5 3 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (1.82%) CFA
5 3 (1.82%) CISA
5 3 (1.82%) CISM
5 3 (1.82%) CISSP
5 3 (1.82%) Postgraduate
6 2 (1.21%) ACCA
6 2 (1.21%) CIMA
6 2 (1.21%) PMP
7 1 (0.61%) CBAP
7 1 (0.61%) PhD
7 1 (0.61%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.24%) QA
2 5 (3.03%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.82%) GAAP
3 3 (1.82%) SLA
4 2 (1.21%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (1.21%) MiFID
5 1 (0.61%) Basel II
5 1 (0.61%) Basel III
5 1 (0.61%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.61%) EMIR
5 1 (0.61%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.61%) MOM
1 1 (0.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (16.97%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.48%) Tableau
3 13 (7.88%) Google
4 8 (4.85%) HP
4 8 (4.85%) SAP
5 7 (4.24%) IBM
5 7 (4.24%) Oracle
6 3 (1.82%) Informatica
7 2 (1.21%) Sybase
7 2 (1.21%) Talend
8 1 (0.61%) Adobe
8 1 (0.61%) Murex
8 1 (0.61%) Palantir
8 1 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
South West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Creative Personnel
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Square One Resources
Posted: Yesterday