The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Economics in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Economics
England / London
Rank 352 381 392
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +11
Contract jobs citing Economics 48 31 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.25% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.68% 0.42% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 23 14
Median daily rate £600 £470 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.65% -6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £240 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £540 £581
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £391 £398
% change year-on-year
-6.70% -1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 £9.39 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+246.11% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 - -

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7031 7446 7585
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.07% 36.07% 35.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 4853 5157 5321
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 138 153
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.06 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.67% +22.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.02 £13.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +22.85%

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Economics Jobs Demand Trend in London

Economics
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Economics Daily Rate Trend in London

Economics
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Economics across the London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Economics Daily Rate Histogram in London

Economics
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Economics across the London region.

Economics Hourly Rate Trend in London

Economics
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Economics within the London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
City of London -2 3 £465 -19.13% 3
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 - - 2
Canary Wharf - 1 £675 -
Economics
England

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for Economics.

1 54 (52.94%) SQL
2 42 (41.18%) Banking
3 37 (36.27%) Degree
4 36 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (33.33%) Pair Programming
5 34 (33.33%) Investment Banking
5 34 (33.33%) Java
5 34 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
5 34 (33.33%) SDLC
6 32 (31.37%) Finance
7 31 (30.39%) Open Source
7 31 (30.39%) Analytics
8 30 (29.41%) Software Engineering
8 30 (29.41%) Workflow
9 29 (28.43%) Migration
9 29 (28.43%) Hibernate
9 29 (28.43%) Spring
9 29 (28.43%) Data Migration
9 29 (28.43%) Data Transformation
10 26 (25.49%) J2SE
11 24 (23.53%) Statistics
12 23 (22.55%) Visualisation
13 22 (21.57%) Analytical Skills
14 20 (19.61%) Mathematics
14 20 (19.61%) Data Analysis
15 16 (15.69%) Computer Science
15 16 (15.69%) Tableau
16 15 (14.71%) R
17 14 (13.73%) Data Visualisation
18 13 (12.75%) Derivative

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 8 (7.84%) SAS
2 4 (3.92%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (2.94%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.96%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 11 (10.78%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.86%) SPSS
3 5 (4.90%) MS Office
3 5 (4.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.96%) LaTeX
5 1 (0.98%) EViews
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.92%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.96%) Broadband
2 1 (0.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.88%) Data Mining
1 6 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (2.94%) Hadoop
2 3 (2.94%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.94%) Spotfire
3 2 (1.96%) Apache Hive
3 2 (1.96%) Big Data
3 2 (1.96%) Impala
3 2 (1.96%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.96%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 1 (0.98%) Data Lake
4 1 (0.98%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.98%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 2 (1.96%) NUnit
2 1 (0.98%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.98%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.98%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.98%) JIRA
2 1 (0.98%) JSUnit
2 1 (0.98%) JUnit
2 1 (0.98%) PHPUnit
2 1 (0.98%) Subversion
2 1 (0.98%) Toad
General
1 42 (41.18%) Banking
2 34 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 32 (31.37%) Finance
4 12 (11.76%) Marketing
5 9 (8.82%) Front Office
6 8 (7.84%) Legal
7 4 (3.92%) Advertising
7 4 (3.92%) Aerospace
7 4 (3.92%) Automotive
7 4 (3.92%) Back Office
8 3 (2.94%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.96%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.96%) Retail
10 1 (0.98%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.98%) Electronics
10 1 (0.98%) Games
10 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.98%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.98%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (40.20%) Developer
2 31 (30.39%) Senior Developer
3 30 (29.41%) Analyst
4 29 (28.43%) Agile Developer
4 29 (28.43%) Agile Java Developer
4 29 (28.43%) Java Developer
4 29 (28.43%) Senior Agile Developer
4 29 (28.43%) Senior Agile Java Developer
4 29 (28.43%) Senior Java Developer
5 15 (14.71%) Data Analyst
6 12 (11.76%) Java Team Leader
6 12 (11.76%) Lead Developer
6 12 (11.76%) Lead Java Developer
6 12 (11.76%) Team Leader
7 9 (8.82%) Core Java Developer
8 5 (4.90%) C++ Developer
8 5 (4.90%) C++ Quantitative Developer
8 5 (4.90%) Digital Analyst
8 5 (4.90%) Quantitative Developer
8 5 (4.90%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (28.43%) Hibernate
1 29 (28.43%) Spring
2 26 (25.49%) J2SE
3 6 (5.88%) HTML
3 6 (5.88%) HTML5
4 5 (4.90%) AngularJS
5 4 (3.92%) .NET
5 4 (3.92%) CSS
6 2 (1.96%) Mason
6 2 (1.96%) Node.js
6 2 (1.96%) React
6 2 (1.96%) Reactive Extensions
6 2 (1.96%) Silverlight
6 2 (1.96%) WPF
7 1 (0.98%) Backbone.js
7 1 (0.98%) CSS3
7 1 (0.98%) Redux
7 1 (0.98%) RESTful
7 1 (0.98%) Sass
7 1 (0.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 24 (23.53%) Statistics
2 23 (22.55%) Visualisation
3 22 (21.57%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (19.61%) Mathematics
5 16 (15.69%) Computer Science
6 13 (12.75%) Derivative
7 9 (8.82%) Fixed Income
7 9 (8.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (7.84%) Credit Risk
8 8 (7.84%) Virtual Team
9 7 (6.86%) Physics
9 7 (6.86%) Psychology
10 4 (3.92%) Market Risk
10 4 (3.92%) OTC Derivatives
11 3 (2.94%) Data Extraction
11 3 (2.94%) Digital Media
11 3 (2.94%) Equities
11 3 (2.94%) Equity Derivative
11 3 (2.94%) Management Information System
12 2 (1.96%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.96%) Unix
2 1 (0.98%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (33.33%) Pair Programming
2 34 (33.33%) SDLC
2 34 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
3 31 (30.39%) Analytics
3 31 (30.39%) Open Source
4 30 (29.41%) Software Engineering
4 30 (29.41%) Workflow
5 29 (28.43%) Data Migration
5 29 (28.43%) Data Transformation
5 29 (28.43%) Migration
6 20 (19.61%) Data Analysis
7 14 (13.73%) Data Visualisation
8 12 (11.76%) Risk Management
9 11 (10.78%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (9.80%) Operations Research
11 9 (8.82%) E-Commerce
11 9 (8.82%) Project Management
11 9 (8.82%) TDD
12 8 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (52.94%) SQL
2 34 (33.33%) Java
3 15 (14.71%) R
4 9 (8.82%) C#
5 8 (7.84%) Python
6 7 (6.86%) C++
7 6 (5.88%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.94%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.96%) C
9 2 (1.96%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.96%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.96%) XAML
10 1 (0.98%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.98%) Scala
10 1 (0.98%) VB
10 1 (0.98%) VBA
Qualifications
1 37 (36.27%) Degree
2 5 (4.90%) PhD
3 3 (2.94%) CFA
3 3 (2.94%) CISA
3 3 (2.94%) CISM
3 3 (2.94%) CISSP
4 2 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.98%) MBA
5 1 (0.98%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.98%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.84%) QA
2 5 (4.90%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.96%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (1.96%) MiFID
4 1 (0.98%) Basel II
4 1 (0.98%) Basel III
4 1 (0.98%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.98%) EMIR
4 1 (0.98%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.96%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.98%) MOM
2 1 (0.98%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (15.69%) Tableau
2 7 (6.86%) SAP
3 6 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.88%) Oracle
4 4 (3.92%) Google
5 2 (1.96%) Informatica
5 2 (1.96%) Teradata
6 1 (0.98%) Murex
6 1 (0.98%) Palantir
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