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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Economics
Rank 376 386 346
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -40
Contract jobs citing Economics 37 33 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% 0.37% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 20 23
Average daily rate
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£479 £513 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.58% -2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £161 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £651 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+22.59% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Economics
England

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
7891 8858 7697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.94% 37.23% 36.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 5645 6160 5337
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 159 199
Average hourly rate £17.00 £23.84 £20.66
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.67% +15.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.94
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -4.71%

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Economics across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Economics within the London region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -8 5 £346 -34.06% 10
Wimbledon - - - -
Feltham - - - -
Economics
England

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Economics also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Economics.

1 51 (63.75%) Degree
2 50 (62.50%) Finance
3 33 (41.25%) Banking
4 32 (40.00%) Mathematics
4 32 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (30.00%) Investment Banking
5 24 (30.00%) SQL
6 23 (28.75%) Computer Science
7 17 (21.25%) Project Management
8 15 (18.75%) Statistics
8 15 (18.75%) Business Analysis
8 15 (18.75%) Analytics
9 12 (15.00%) Big Data
9 12 (15.00%) Data Analysis
9 12 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (12.50%) Derivative
10 10 (12.50%) Change Management
10 10 (12.50%) Management Information System
10 10 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (11.25%) Oracle
11 9 (11.25%) Market Risk
12 8 (10.00%) Tableau
12 8 (10.00%) QA
12 8 (10.00%) Java
12 8 (10.00%) MS Excel
12 8 (10.00%) Data Modelling
12 8 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (10.00%) Front Office
12 8 (10.00%) Quality Management
13 7 (8.75%) Risk Management

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Economics also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Economics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.25%) SAS
2 3 (3.75%) CMS
2 3 (3.75%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.25%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.25%) Documentum
Applications
1 8 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.75%) MS Office
3 6 (7.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.75%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.25%) SPSS
5 1 (1.25%) Stata
5 1 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.25%) Weka
5 1 (1.25%) LaTeX
5 1 (1.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) SAP FS
2 1 (1.25%) SAP GRC
2 1 (1.25%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (1.25%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.75%) Intranet
2 1 (1.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.00%) Big Data
2 7 (8.75%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.00%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.75%) QlikView
5 2 (2.50%) DB2
5 2 (2.50%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.25%) Mahout
6 1 (1.25%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.25%) Impala
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.25%) MS Access
6 1 (1.25%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.25%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (1.25%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (1.25%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 2 (2.50%) NUnit
1 2 (2.50%) NCover
2 1 (1.25%) JIRA
2 1 (1.25%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.25%) Rational Rose
2 1 (1.25%) Toad
2 1 (1.25%) ERwin
2 1 (1.25%) ClearQuest
General
1 50 (62.50%) Finance
2 33 (41.25%) Banking
3 24 (30.00%) Investment Banking
4 8 (10.00%) Front Office
5 7 (8.75%) Marketing
6 6 (7.50%) Financial Institution
7 4 (5.00%) Legal
7 4 (5.00%) Games
8 3 (3.75%) Private Banking
9 2 (2.50%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (2.50%) Retail
10 1 (1.25%) Music Industry
10 1 (1.25%) Publishing
10 1 (1.25%) Law
10 1 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (46.25%) Analyst
2 20 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 10 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 8 (10.00%) Data Analyst
5 7 (8.75%) Developer
6 6 (7.50%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
7 5 (6.25%) Business Manager
7 5 (6.25%) Insight Analyst
7 5 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
8 4 (5.00%) C# Developer
8 4 (5.00%) Consultant
8 4 (5.00%) Risk Analyst
9 3 (3.75%) Market Risk Business Analyst
9 3 (3.75%) Information Security Specialist
9 3 (3.75%) Credit Risk Analyst
9 3 (3.75%) Test Leader
9 3 (3.75%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 3 (3.75%) Information Specialist
9 3 (3.75%) Market Risk Analyst
9 3 (3.75%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.25%) WPF
2 3 (3.75%) .NET
3 2 (2.50%) Web Services
3 2 (2.50%) NHibernate
3 2 (2.50%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.50%) WCF
3 2 (2.50%) Silverlight
3 2 (2.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (2.50%) D3.js
4 1 (1.25%) Pandas
4 1 (1.25%) SciPy
4 1 (1.25%) HTML
4 1 (1.25%) XML
4 1 (1.25%) J2EE
4 1 (1.25%) EJB
4 1 (1.25%) JDBC
4 1 (1.25%) JSP
4 1 (1.25%) Servlets
4 1 (1.25%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 32 (40.00%) Mathematics
1 32 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (28.75%) Computer Science
3 15 (18.75%) Statistics
4 10 (12.50%) Derivative
4 10 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 9 (11.25%) Market Risk
6 6 (7.50%) Credit Risk
7 5 (6.25%) Fixed Income
7 5 (6.25%) Visualisation
8 3 (3.75%) E-Learning
8 3 (3.75%) Online Games
9 2 (2.50%) Equities
9 2 (2.50%) N-Tier
10 1 (1.25%) PMI
10 1 (1.25%) NHS
10 1 (1.25%) Mainframe
10 1 (1.25%) FMCG
10 1 (1.25%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (1.25%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.00%) Windows
2 3 (3.75%) UNIX
3 1 (1.25%) Linux
3 1 (1.25%) CentOS
3 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.25%) Project Management
2 15 (18.75%) Business Analysis
2 15 (18.75%) Analytics
3 12 (15.00%) Data Analysis
3 12 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (12.50%) Change Management
5 8 (10.00%) Quality Management
5 8 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 7 (8.75%) Risk Management
6 7 (8.75%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (8.75%) Risk Analytics
7 6 (7.50%) Information Security
8 5 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (6.25%) Wealth Management
8 5 (6.25%) Scrum
8 5 (6.25%) UML
9 4 (5.00%) Security Management
9 4 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 24 (30.00%) SQL
2 8 (10.00%) Java
3 5 (6.25%) C#
4 4 (5.00%) C
4 4 (5.00%) R
5 3 (3.75%) VB
5 3 (3.75%) VBA
5 3 (3.75%) Python
6 2 (2.50%) ABAP
7 1 (1.25%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.25%) C++
7 1 (1.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 51 (63.75%) Degree
2 7 (8.75%) PhD
3 4 (5.00%) CISSP
3 4 (5.00%) CISA
4 3 (3.75%) CISM
5 1 (1.25%) CIMA
5 1 (1.25%) MBA
5 1 (1.25%) GIAC
5 1 (1.25%) PMP
5 1 (1.25%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.25%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.00%) QA
2 3 (3.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (3.75%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (2.50%) SLA
3 2 (2.50%) Basel III
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.25%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 1 (1.25%) ZABBIX
1 1 (1.25%) Puppet
1 1 (1.25%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.25%) Graphite
Vendors
1 9 (11.25%) Oracle
2 8 (10.00%) Tableau
3 6 (7.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.50%) Business Objects
4 4 (5.00%) SAP
5 2 (2.50%) Cadence
5 2 (2.50%) Teradata
6 1 (1.25%) Omniture
6 1 (1.25%) Hitwise
6 1 (1.25%) IBM
6 1 (1.25%) CA
6 1 (1.25%) Cyber-Ark
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