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 29 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Economics
Rank 394 395 405
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Contract jobs citing Economics 45 30 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.54% 0.35% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 21 23
Median daily rate £400 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £350 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £356 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.75% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Median hourly rate £17.25 - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £17.50
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
8411 8636 9173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.47% 37.13% 37.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 5916 5968 6115
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 165 185
Median hourly rate £17.50 £21.35 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.03% +12.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.93 £52.10 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +2.63%

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 29 August 2016.

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 29 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +36 11 £295 -50.83% 4
Bromley - 1 - -
Romford - 1 - -
Economics
England

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, 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 33 (50.77%) Finance
2 32 (49.23%) Degree
3 30 (46.15%) SQL
4 26 (40.00%) Mathematics
4 26 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (35.38%) Banking
6 20 (30.77%) Statistics
7 18 (27.69%) Analytics
8 14 (21.54%) Investment Banking
8 14 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (20.00%) SAS
9 13 (20.00%) Marketing
9 13 (20.00%) R
10 12 (18.46%) Computer Science
11 11 (16.92%) Visualisation
11 11 (16.92%) SPSS
11 11 (16.92%) Risk Management
12 10 (15.38%) Open Source
12 10 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
12 10 (15.38%) Tableau
12 10 (15.38%) Business Analysis
12 10 (15.38%) SDLC
13 9 (13.85%) Technical Analysis
13 9 (13.85%) Operations Research
13 9 (13.85%) Project Management
13 9 (13.85%) MS Excel
13 9 (13.85%) E-Commerce
14 8 (12.31%) Java
14 8 (12.31%) VBA
14 8 (12.31%) Data Mining

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 13 (20.00%) SAS
2 4 (6.15%) Confluence
3 2 (3.08%) GemFire
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (16.92%) SPSS
2 9 (13.85%) MS Excel
3 8 (12.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (4.62%) MS Office
4 3 (4.62%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.54%) EViews
5 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.77%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.54%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.54%) Internet
1 1 (1.54%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.31%) Data Mining
2 5 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (6.15%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.08%) QlikView
5 1 (1.54%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.54%) Big Data
5 1 (1.54%) BigQuery
5 1 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.54%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.54%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.54%) Data Mart
5 1 (1.54%) DB2
5 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.54%) OLAP
5 1 (1.54%) OLTP
5 1 (1.54%) PowerPivot
5 1 (1.54%) Spotfire
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (6.15%) JIRA
2 2 (3.08%) Toad
3 1 (1.54%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.54%) NUnit
3 1 (1.54%) TeamCity
General
1 33 (50.77%) Finance
2 23 (35.38%) Banking
3 14 (21.54%) Investment Banking
4 13 (20.00%) Marketing
5 7 (10.77%) Front Office
5 7 (10.77%) Legal
5 7 (10.77%) Retail
6 3 (4.62%) Advertising
6 3 (4.62%) Retail Banking
7 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.54%) Back Office
8 1 (1.54%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 39 (60.00%) Analyst
2 11 (16.92%) Business Analyst
2 11 (16.92%) Developer
3 9 (13.85%) Data Analyst
3 9 (13.85%) Project Manager
3 9 (13.85%) Risk Analyst
4 7 (10.77%) Java Developer
5 6 (9.23%) Senior Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Agile Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Agile Java Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Credit Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) Senior Agile Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Digital Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Digital Project Manager
7 4 (6.15%) SAS Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.77%) Spring
2 5 (7.69%) Hibernate
2 5 (7.69%) J2SE
3 3 (4.62%) .NET
4 2 (3.08%) HTML
4 2 (3.08%) HTML5
4 2 (3.08%) jQuery
4 2 (3.08%) Silverlight
5 1 (1.54%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.54%) CSS
5 1 (1.54%) CSS3
5 1 (1.54%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.54%) LESS
5 1 (1.54%) Murex MxML
5 1 (1.54%) NHibernate
5 1 (1.54%) Reactive Extensions
5 1 (1.54%) Sass
5 1 (1.54%) Web Services
5 1 (1.54%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 26 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 20 (30.77%) Statistics
3 12 (18.46%) Computer Science
4 11 (16.92%) Visualisation
5 8 (12.31%) Credit Risk
6 7 (10.77%) Physics
7 6 (9.23%) Fixed Income
7 6 (9.23%) Market Risk
7 6 (9.23%) User Experience
8 5 (7.69%) Equities
8 5 (7.69%) Management Information System
8 5 (7.69%) Virtual Team
9 4 (6.15%) Data Extraction
9 4 (6.15%) Data Structures
10 3 (4.62%) Algorithms
10 3 (4.62%) Derivative
10 3 (4.62%) Digital Media
11 2 (3.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (3.08%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.69%) Analytics
2 14 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (16.92%) Risk Management
4 10 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 10 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
4 10 (15.38%) Open Source
4 10 (15.38%) SDLC
5 9 (13.85%) E-Commerce
5 9 (13.85%) Operations Research
5 9 (13.85%) Project Management
5 9 (13.85%) Technical Analysis
6 8 (12.31%) Software Engineering
7 7 (10.77%) Change Management
7 7 (10.77%) Data Analysis
8 6 (9.23%) Migration
8 6 (9.23%) Pair Programming
8 6 (9.23%) Workflow
9 5 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (7.69%) Data Management
9 5 (7.69%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 30 (46.15%) SQL
2 13 (20.00%) R
3 8 (12.31%) Java
3 8 (12.31%) VBA
4 7 (10.77%) Python
5 6 (9.23%) MATLAB
6 3 (4.62%) C#
7 2 (3.08%) C
7 2 (3.08%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.08%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.54%) C++
8 1 (1.54%) VB
8 1 (1.54%) XAML
Qualifications
1 32 (49.23%) Degree
2 2 (3.08%) CFA
2 2 (3.08%) CISA
2 2 (3.08%) CISM
2 2 (3.08%) CISSP
2 2 (3.08%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.54%) CBAP
3 1 (1.54%) MBA
3 1 (1.54%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.54%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.62%) MiFID
2 3 (4.62%) QA
3 2 (3.08%) SLA
4 1 (1.54%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (1.54%) EMIR
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) MOM
Vendors
1 10 (15.38%) Tableau
2 7 (10.77%) Google
3 5 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.69%) Oracle
4 4 (6.15%) Atlassian
5 3 (4.62%) Informatica
6 2 (3.08%) Cognos
6 2 (3.08%) Sybase
7 1 (1.54%) Alias
7 1 (1.54%) Murex
7 1 (1.54%) Palantir
7 1 (1.54%) SAP
7 1 (1.54%) Teradata
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