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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Economics
Rank 403 417 379
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -38
Contract jobs citing Economics 29 16 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.068% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% 0.18% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 23
Median daily rate £419 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.94% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £378
% change year-on-year
+4.21% -7.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 8
Median hourly rate - £14.65 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -51.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £19.75
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
8161 8691 8708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.83% 36.83% 37.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 5747 6096 5883
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 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £626
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 171 166
Median hourly rate £17.88 £18.86 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.19% -3.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £13.50 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.13 £52.17 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -12.19%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +44 2 £425 +25.46% 8
Romford - 1 - -
Paddington - 1 £198 -
Economics
England

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 29 (60.42%) Finance
2 23 (47.92%) Degree
3 20 (41.67%) Mathematics
4 19 (39.58%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (39.58%) Banking
5 16 (33.33%) SQL
6 13 (27.08%) Computer Science
7 12 (25.00%) Statistics
7 12 (25.00%) SAS
8 11 (22.92%) Analytics
9 10 (20.83%) Investment Banking
9 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (20.83%) Risk Management
10 8 (16.67%) Retail
10 8 (16.67%) Business Analysis
11 7 (14.58%) Operations Research
11 7 (14.58%) Marketing
11 7 (14.58%) Credit Risk
11 7 (14.58%) Front Office
11 7 (14.58%) Equities
11 7 (14.58%) SPSS
11 7 (14.58%) VBA
12 6 (12.50%) Python
12 6 (12.50%) Project Management
12 6 (12.50%) Fixed Income
12 6 (12.50%) Change Management
12 6 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
12 6 (12.50%) User Experience
12 6 (12.50%) R
13 5 (10.42%) Monte Carlo Method

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 12 (25.00%) SAS
2 4 (8.33%) Confluence
3 2 (4.17%) GemFire
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (14.58%) SPSS
2 6 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
4 3 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (4.17%) MS Office
6 1 (2.08%) EViews
6 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) HTTPS
1 1 (2.08%) Multicast
1 1 (2.08%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.17%) QlikView
3 1 (2.08%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.08%) BigQuery
3 1 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.08%) Data Mart
3 1 (2.08%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.08%) DB2
3 1 (2.08%) GIS
3 1 (2.08%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.08%) KDB
3 1 (2.08%) OLAP
3 1 (2.08%) OLTP
3 1 (2.08%) PowerPivot
3 1 (2.08%) QGIS
3 1 (2.08%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (2.08%) Spatial Data
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (2.08%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.08%) NUnit
2 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.08%) Toad
General
1 29 (60.42%) Finance
2 19 (39.58%) Banking
3 10 (20.83%) Investment Banking
4 8 (16.67%) Retail
5 7 (14.58%) Front Office
5 7 (14.58%) Marketing
6 4 (8.33%) Retail Banking
7 2 (4.17%) Legal
7 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
8 1 (2.08%) Advertising
8 1 (2.08%) Back Office
8 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 27 (56.25%) Analyst
2 9 (18.75%) Business Analyst
3 8 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 7 (14.58%) Risk Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Credit Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Digital Project Manager
7 3 (6.25%) Data Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Insight Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Qualitative Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Quantitative Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) SAS Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Java Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Market Risk Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Technical Business Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) .NET
1 2 (4.17%) HTML
1 2 (4.17%) HTML5
1 2 (4.17%) jQuery
1 2 (4.17%) Silverlight
1 2 (4.17%) Spring
2 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.08%) CSS
2 1 (2.08%) CSS3
2 1 (2.08%) Entity Framework
2 1 (2.08%) LESS
2 1 (2.08%) Murex MxML
2 1 (2.08%) NHibernate
2 1 (2.08%) PostGIS
2 1 (2.08%) Reactive Extensions
2 1 (2.08%) Sass
2 1 (2.08%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (41.67%) Mathematics
2 19 (39.58%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (27.08%) Computer Science
4 12 (25.00%) Statistics
5 7 (14.58%) Credit Risk
5 7 (14.58%) Equities
6 6 (12.50%) Fixed Income
6 6 (12.50%) User Experience
7 4 (8.33%) Data Structures
7 4 (8.33%) Management Information System
7 4 (8.33%) Market Risk
8 3 (6.25%) Derivative
8 3 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (6.25%) Physics
9 2 (4.17%) Algorithms
9 2 (4.17%) Reference Data
10 1 (2.08%) Data Extraction
10 1 (2.08%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (2.08%) Equity Risk
10 1 (2.08%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.92%) Analytics
2 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.83%) Risk Management
3 8 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 7 (14.58%) Operations Research
5 6 (12.50%) Change Management
5 6 (12.50%) Project Management
6 5 (10.42%) CRM
6 5 (10.42%) Monte Carlo Method
6 5 (10.42%) PRINCE2
6 5 (10.42%) SDLC
7 4 (8.33%) E-Commerce
7 4 (8.33%) Open Source
7 4 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
7 4 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (8.33%) User Stories
7 4 (8.33%) Validation
8 3 (6.25%) Scrum
8 3 (6.25%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (33.33%) SQL
2 7 (14.58%) VBA
3 6 (12.50%) Python
3 6 (12.50%) R
4 5 (10.42%) MATLAB
5 3 (6.25%) C#
5 3 (6.25%) Java
6 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.08%) C
7 1 (2.08%) C++
7 1 (2.08%) Perl
7 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.08%) VB
7 1 (2.08%) XAML
Qualifications
1 23 (47.92%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) CFA
2 2 (4.17%) CISA
2 2 (4.17%) CISM
2 2 (4.17%) CISSP
2 2 (4.17%) Postgraduate
2 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) CBAP
3 1 (2.08%) MBA
3 1 (2.08%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) Data Quality
1 2 (4.17%) MiFID
1 2 (4.17%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 4 (8.33%) Atlassian
1 4 (8.33%) Google
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 4 (8.33%) Oracle
2 2 (4.17%) Cognos
2 2 (4.17%) Sybase
3 1 (2.08%) Alias
3 1 (2.08%) Informatica
3 1 (2.08%) Mapinfo
3 1 (2.08%) Murex
3 1 (2.08%) Splunk
3 1 (2.08%) Tableau
3 1 (2.08%) Teradata
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