The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Economics in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Economics
Rank - - 47
Contract jobs citing Economics 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - - 1.07%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 4.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £371
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £356 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.75% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £17.50
Economics
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
115 137 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 24.95% 27.51% 22.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 80 44
Median daily rate £350 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £275 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 6 13
Median hourly rate £41.00 £41.25 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% +14.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £14.73 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.66 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.44% +3.47%

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Economics Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Economics
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Economics Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire