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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Economics
Rank 559 560 494
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -66
Contract jobs citing Economics 71 55 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.11% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.42% 0.33% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 34 58
Median daily rate £394 £369 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.77% -11.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £265 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £509 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £378
% change year-on-year
+4.21% -7.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 9
Median hourly rate - £14.65 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -51.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £19.75
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
16731 16900 15815
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.51% 32.76% 32.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 10900 10826 9702
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 582 664 637
Median hourly rate £20.92 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.19% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -12.19%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +14 29 £419 -6.94% 25
South East -6 19 £513 +41.87% 7
North East -33 13 £350 -20.13%
West Midlands -24 5 £266 -3.27% 1
Yorkshire +4 2 - - 2
South West -3 1 £400 +10.34%
Midlands -5 1 - -
North West - 1 - - 1
Economics
UK

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 51 (42.86%) Degree
2 47 (39.50%) Finance
2 47 (39.50%) Analytical Skills
3 44 (36.97%) Project Management
4 41 (34.45%) Mathematics
5 33 (27.73%) Change Management
6 30 (25.21%) Microsoft
7 26 (21.85%) Security Cleared
8 24 (20.17%) SC Cleared
9 23 (19.33%) Programme Management
10 22 (18.49%) SAS
10 22 (18.49%) MS Office
11 21 (17.65%) Service Management
11 21 (17.65%) Banking
11 21 (17.65%) Statistics
11 21 (17.65%) Computer Science
12 18 (15.13%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (14.29%) SQL
13 17 (14.29%) Analytics
14 16 (13.45%) MS Excel
15 15 (12.61%) Windows
15 15 (12.61%) Credit Risk
16 14 (11.76%) SPSS
17 13 (10.92%) PRINCE2
17 13 (10.92%) ITIL
17 13 (10.92%) Service Delivery
17 13 (10.92%) Risk Management
18 11 (9.24%) Oracle
18 11 (9.24%) Operations Research
18 11 (9.24%) Process Improvement

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 22 (18.49%) SAS
2 5 (4.20%) Confluence
3 2 (1.68%) GemFire
3 2 (1.68%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (1.68%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.84%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.84%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (18.49%) MS Office
2 16 (13.45%) MS Excel
3 14 (11.76%) SPSS
4 10 (8.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (3.36%) MS Project
6 3 (2.52%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (1.68%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.84%) EViews
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.36%) Google Analytics
1 4 (3.36%) SaaS
2 1 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.84%) Office 365
2 1 (0.84%) OneDrive
2 1 (0.84%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.20%) SAN
2 4 (3.36%) Firewall
3 3 (2.52%) LAN
3 3 (2.52%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (2.52%) WLAN
4 2 (1.68%) Skype
5 1 (0.84%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.84%) Internet
5 1 (0.84%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.72%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.36%) QlikView
2 4 (3.36%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.52%) GIS
4 2 (1.68%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.68%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.84%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.84%) Big Data
5 1 (0.84%) BigQuery
5 1 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.84%) KDB
5 1 (0.84%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.84%) OLTP
5 1 (0.84%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.84%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.84%) QGIS
5 1 (0.84%) Roambi
5 1 (0.84%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (0.84%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 1 (0.84%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 5 (4.20%) JIRA
2 1 (0.84%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.84%) NUnit
2 1 (0.84%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.84%) Toad
General
1 47 (39.50%) Finance
2 21 (17.65%) Banking
3 10 (8.40%) Investment Banking
3 10 (8.40%) Marketing
3 10 (8.40%) Retail
4 7 (5.88%) Front Office
5 4 (3.36%) Legal
5 4 (3.36%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.68%) Advertising
6 2 (1.68%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.84%) Automotive
7 1 (0.84%) Back Office
7 1 (0.84%) Billing
7 1 (0.84%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.84%) Games
7 1 (0.84%) Law
Job Titles
1 41 (34.45%) Project Manager
2 37 (31.09%) Analyst
3 11 (9.24%) Business Analyst
3 11 (9.24%) Programme Manager
4 8 (6.72%) Risk Analyst
5 7 (5.88%) Consultant
5 7 (5.88%) SC Cleared Project Manager
6 6 (5.04%) Applications Manager
6 6 (5.04%) Applications Project Manager
6 6 (5.04%) Architect
6 6 (5.04%) Developer
7 5 (4.20%) Credit Analyst
7 5 (4.20%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 5 (4.20%) Data Analyst
7 5 (4.20%) Digital Project Manager
8 4 (3.36%) Risk Consultant
8 4 (3.36%) Senior Manager
8 4 (3.36%) Senior Project Manager
8 4 (3.36%) Technical Architect
9 3 (2.52%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.52%) Middleware
2 2 (1.68%) .NET
2 2 (1.68%) HTML
2 2 (1.68%) HTML5
2 2 (1.68%) jQuery
2 2 (1.68%) Silverlight
2 2 (1.68%) Spring
3 1 (0.84%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.84%) CSS3
3 1 (0.84%) Doctrine
3 1 (0.84%) Entity Framework
3 1 (0.84%) LESS
3 1 (0.84%) MLlib
3 1 (0.84%) Murex MxML
3 1 (0.84%) NHibernate
3 1 (0.84%) PostGIS
3 1 (0.84%) Reactive Extensions
3 1 (0.84%) Sass
3 1 (0.84%) SciPy
3 1 (0.84%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 47 (39.50%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (34.45%) Mathematics
3 21 (17.65%) Computer Science
3 21 (17.65%) Statistics
4 15 (12.61%) Credit Risk
5 7 (5.88%) Equities
5 7 (5.88%) User Experience
6 6 (5.04%) Fixed Income
6 6 (5.04%) Management Information System
7 5 (4.20%) Physics
7 5 (4.20%) Virtual Team
8 4 (3.36%) Data Structures
8 4 (3.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (3.36%) Market Risk
9 3 (2.52%) Algorithms
9 3 (2.52%) Derivative
9 3 (2.52%) Private Cloud
10 2 (1.68%) Reference Data
10 2 (1.68%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.84%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.61%) Windows
2 9 (7.56%) Linux
3 6 (5.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (4.20%) Unix
5 3 (2.52%) Mac OS X
5 3 (2.52%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (36.97%) Project Management
2 33 (27.73%) Change Management
3 23 (19.33%) Programme Management
4 21 (17.65%) Service Management
5 18 (15.13%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (14.29%) Analytics
7 13 (10.92%) ITIL
7 13 (10.92%) PRINCE2
7 13 (10.92%) Risk Management
7 13 (10.92%) Service Delivery
8 11 (9.24%) Operations Research
8 11 (9.24%) Process Improvement
9 10 (8.40%) Project Planning
10 8 (6.72%) Business Analysis
10 8 (6.72%) SDLC
10 8 (6.72%) Validation
11 6 (5.04%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (5.04%) CMMI
11 6 (5.04%) Coaching
11 6 (5.04%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (14.29%) SQL
2 11 (9.24%) R
3 9 (7.56%) VBA
4 7 (5.88%) Python
5 6 (5.04%) MATLAB
6 5 (4.20%) Java
7 3 (2.52%) C#
8 2 (1.68%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.68%) SAS Macro
9 1 (0.84%) C
9 1 (0.84%) C++
9 1 (0.84%) Perl
9 1 (0.84%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.84%) Scala
9 1 (0.84%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.84%) VB
9 1 (0.84%) XAML
Qualifications
1 51 (42.86%) Degree
2 26 (21.85%) Security Cleared
3 24 (20.17%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.20%) PMP
4 5 (4.20%) Postgraduate
5 3 (2.52%) A+ Certification
6 2 (1.68%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.68%) CFA
6 2 (1.68%) CISA
6 2 (1.68%) CISM
6 2 (1.68%) CISSP
7 1 (0.84%) CAPM
7 1 (0.84%) CBAP
7 1 (0.84%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.84%) MBA
7 1 (0.84%) PhD
7 1 (0.84%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.84%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.72%) QA
2 5 (4.20%) SLA
3 2 (1.68%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.68%) MiFID
System Software
1 6 (5.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (5.04%) NetBackup
1 6 (5.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.84%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 30 (25.21%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.24%) Oracle
3 6 (5.04%) BMC
3 6 (5.04%) NetApp
3 6 (5.04%) VMware
4 5 (4.20%) Atlassian
5 4 (3.36%) Google
5 4 (3.36%) Tableau
6 3 (2.52%) Cognos
7 2 (1.68%) SAP
7 2 (1.68%) Sybase
8 1 (0.84%) Alias
8 1 (0.84%) HP
8 1 (0.84%) IBM
8 1 (0.84%) Informatica
8 1 (0.84%) Mapinfo
8 1 (0.84%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.84%) Murex
8 1 (0.84%) Teradata
8 1 (0.84%) TIBCO
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