The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Economics in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 30 April 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Economics
Rank - - 20
Contract jobs citing Economics 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester - - 4.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Average daily rate - - £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £347 £363
% change year-on-year
+11.51% -4.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £25.00
Economics
Gloucestershire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
28 30 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 25.45% 25.42% 26.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 24
Average daily rate £225 £378 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.39% -8.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £160 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £524 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £16.00 £30.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% -29.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -5.50%

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

Economics Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Economics
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Economics Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester