The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Economics in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Economics
Rank - 67 67
Contract jobs citing Economics 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.11% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.40% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £427 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+23.87% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £25.00
Economics
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
208 253 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 31.90% 28.82% 28.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 115 112
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £245 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 18 1
Median hourly rate - £20.69 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +79.91%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -12.19%

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing Economics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Economics Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Economics
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Economics Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow