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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Economics
Rank 558 526 488
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -38
Contract jobs citing Economics 55 79 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.16% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.34% 0.50% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 42 77
Median daily rate £466 £378 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.50% -11.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £272 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £485 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £439 £335 £330
% change year-on-year
+30.89% +1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £14.65 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -51.18%
UK excluding London median 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
16262 15956 15821
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.02% 32.40% 32.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 10715 9993 9883
Median daily rate £435 £420 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 531 629 691
Median hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £12.00 £11.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.39 £44.55 £42.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -7.50%

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 31 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Economics within the England region over the 3 months to 31 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
(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 -3 20 £490 +15.97% 26
South East -45 14 £550 +64.17% 3
North East -39 9 £350 -22.47% 1
Yorkshire +4 6 £500 +29.87% 3
West Midlands - 4 £512 - 1
East Midlands +7 1 £375 -16.93%
South West -7 1 £400 +14.28% 1
North West -15 1 - - 1
Economics
UK

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 47 (45.19%) Degree
2 44 (42.31%) Finance
3 41 (39.42%) Analytical Skills
4 40 (38.46%) Project Management
5 34 (32.69%) Mathematics
6 29 (27.88%) Change Management
7 27 (25.96%) Computer Science
8 26 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 21 (20.19%) Security Cleared
10 20 (19.23%) PRINCE2
11 19 (18.27%) Programme Management
12 18 (17.31%) SC Cleared
13 17 (16.35%) Statistics
13 17 (16.35%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (16.35%) MS Office
14 16 (15.38%) SQL
14 16 (15.38%) MS Excel
15 14 (13.46%) Service Delivery
15 14 (13.46%) Banking
15 14 (13.46%) Analytics
15 14 (13.46%) Process Improvement
16 13 (12.50%) Windows
16 13 (12.50%) SAS
17 12 (11.54%) Service Management
17 12 (11.54%) QA
18 11 (10.58%) MS PowerPoint
19 10 (9.62%) Marketing
20 9 (8.65%) Credit Risk
20 9 (8.65%) Risk Management
20 9 (8.65%) Configuration Management

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 13 (12.50%) SAS
2 5 (4.81%) Confluence
3 1 (0.96%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (16.35%) MS Office
2 16 (15.38%) MS Excel
3 11 (10.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (8.65%) SPSS
5 2 (1.92%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.96%) EViews
6 1 (0.96%) MS Project
6 1 (0.96%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) SAP CO
1 2 (1.92%) SAP FI
1 2 (1.92%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.96%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.81%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.96%) SaaS
2 1 (0.96%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.88%) HTTPS
2 2 (1.92%) Internet
2 2 (1.92%) SAN
3 1 (0.96%) Firewall
3 1 (0.96%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.65%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.77%) Data Mining
3 5 (4.81%) Hadoop
4 4 (3.85%) Apache Hive
4 4 (3.85%) Big Data
4 4 (3.85%) QlikView
5 3 (2.88%) GIS
5 3 (2.88%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.96%) BigQuery
6 1 (0.96%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.96%) DB2
6 1 (0.96%) KDB
6 1 (0.96%) OLAP
6 1 (0.96%) OLTP
6 1 (0.96%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.96%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.96%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.96%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (0.96%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 5 (4.81%) JIRA
General
1 44 (42.31%) Finance
2 14 (13.46%) Banking
3 10 (9.62%) Marketing
4 8 (7.69%) Front Office
4 8 (7.69%) Investment Banking
4 8 (7.69%) Retail
5 4 (3.85%) Electronics
6 2 (1.92%) Advertising
6 2 (1.92%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.96%) Automotive
7 1 (0.96%) Billing
7 1 (0.96%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.96%) Games
7 1 (0.96%) Law
7 1 (0.96%) Legal
7 1 (0.96%) Military
7 1 (0.96%) Polish Language
7 1 (0.96%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.96%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 37 (35.58%) Project Manager
2 29 (27.88%) Analyst
3 13 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 12 (11.54%) Programme Manager
5 8 (7.69%) Consultant
6 7 (6.73%) Architect
7 5 (4.81%) Data Analyst
7 5 (4.81%) IT Manager
7 5 (4.81%) IT Project Manager
7 5 (4.81%) Technical Architect
8 4 (3.85%) Applications Manager
8 4 (3.85%) Applications Project Manager
8 4 (3.85%) Digital Project Manager
8 4 (3.85%) Risk Consultant
8 4 (3.85%) SC Cleared Project Manager
8 4 (3.85%) Senior Manager
8 4 (3.85%) Senior Project Manager
9 3 (2.88%) Agile Project Manager
9 3 (2.88%) Digital Agile Project Manager
9 3 (2.88%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.96%) .NET
1 1 (0.96%) MLlib
1 1 (0.96%) Murex MxML
1 1 (0.96%) PostGIS
1 1 (0.96%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 41 (39.42%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (32.69%) Mathematics
3 27 (25.96%) Computer Science
4 17 (16.35%) Statistics
5 9 (8.65%) Credit Risk
6 6 (5.77%) Derivative
6 6 (5.77%) Management Information System
7 5 (4.81%) Equities
7 5 (4.81%) Physics
8 4 (3.85%) Algorithms
8 4 (3.85%) Fixed Income
8 4 (3.85%) Hedge funds
9 2 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.92%) Market Risk
9 2 (1.92%) PMI
9 2 (1.92%) User Experience
9 2 (1.92%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.96%) Chemistry
10 1 (0.96%) Psychology
10 1 (0.96%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.50%) Windows
2 6 (5.77%) Linux
2 6 (5.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (38.46%) Project Management
2 29 (27.88%) Change Management
3 20 (19.23%) PRINCE2
4 19 (18.27%) Programme Management
5 17 (16.35%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (13.46%) Analytics
6 14 (13.46%) Process Improvement
6 14 (13.46%) Service Delivery
7 12 (11.54%) Service Management
8 9 (8.65%) Configuration Management
8 9 (8.65%) Risk Management
9 8 (7.69%) Business Analysis
9 8 (7.69%) ITIL
10 7 (6.73%) Data Analysis
10 7 (6.73%) Operations Research
10 7 (6.73%) User Stories
11 6 (5.77%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (5.77%) Coaching
11 6 (5.77%) E-Commerce
11 6 (5.77%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (15.38%) SQL
2 9 (8.65%) Python
3 8 (7.69%) VBA
4 6 (5.77%) Java
5 5 (4.81%) R
6 2 (1.92%) C#
6 2 (1.92%) C++
6 2 (1.92%) MATLAB
6 2 (1.92%) SAS Macro
7 1 (0.96%) C
7 1 (0.96%) Perl
7 1 (0.96%) Scala
7 1 (0.96%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 47 (45.19%) Degree
2 21 (20.19%) Security Cleared
3 18 (17.31%) SC Cleared
4 7 (6.73%) PMI Certification
5 5 (4.81%) PMP
6 3 (2.88%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (2.88%) Postgraduate
7 2 (1.92%) CFA
7 2 (1.92%) CISA
7 2 (1.92%) CISM
7 2 (1.92%) CISSP
7 2 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.96%) CAPM
8 1 (0.96%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.96%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.54%) QA
2 6 (5.77%) MiFID
3 4 (3.85%) AIFMD
3 4 (3.85%) Data Quality
3 4 (3.85%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (3.85%) UCITS
4 2 (1.92%) SLA
5 1 (0.96%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.96%) PMBOK
System Software
1 6 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (5.77%) NetBackup
1 6 (5.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.96%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 26 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.69%) Oracle
3 7 (6.73%) Tableau
4 6 (5.77%) BMC
4 6 (5.77%) NetApp
4 6 (5.77%) VMware
5 5 (4.81%) Atlassian
5 5 (4.81%) Google
6 4 (3.85%) SAP
7 3 (2.88%) Cognos
7 3 (2.88%) Optimizely
8 1 (0.96%) Alias
8 1 (0.96%) HP
8 1 (0.96%) IBM
8 1 (0.96%) Mapinfo
8 1 (0.96%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.96%) Murex
8 1 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.96%) Splunk
8 1 (0.96%) TIBCO
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