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 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Economics
Rank 373 345 333
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -12
Contract jobs citing Economics 26 39 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.18% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% 0.48% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 23
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£498 £340 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.53% -9.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £161 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £615 £735
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £418 £358
% change year-on-year
-16.64% +16.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £28.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 -
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
7524 8121 7522
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.44% 37.37% 38.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5219 5550 5336
Average daily rate £450 £450 £455
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 168 157
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.48 £14.85 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £52.50 £48.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.50%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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
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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 +14 9 £510 +54.54% 9
Hammersmith - - - -
Feltham - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Economics
England

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 42 (66.67%) Degree
2 38 (60.32%) Finance
3 24 (38.10%) Banking
4 23 (36.51%) Mathematics
4 23 (36.51%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (33.33%) Investment Banking
6 20 (31.75%) SQL
7 18 (28.57%) Computer Science
8 14 (22.22%) Business Analysis
8 14 (22.22%) Analytics
9 13 (20.63%) Project Management
10 10 (15.87%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (15.87%) Tableau
11 9 (14.29%) Marketing
11 9 (14.29%) Risk Management
12 8 (12.70%) Management Information System
12 8 (12.70%) Front Office
12 8 (12.70%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (12.70%) Java
12 8 (12.70%) Oracle
12 8 (12.70%) Data Modelling
12 8 (12.70%) Statistics
12 8 (12.70%) Market Risk
13 7 (11.11%) Derivative
13 7 (11.11%) R
13 7 (11.11%) Visualisation
13 7 (11.11%) Big Data
13 7 (11.11%) Python
13 7 (11.11%) SAS
14 6 (9.52%) MS Excel

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 7 (11.11%) SAS
2 2 (3.17%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.59%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (9.52%) MS Excel
1 6 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (4.76%) MS Office
2 3 (4.76%) SPSS
3 2 (3.17%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.17%) Weka
4 1 (1.59%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.59%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) SAP FS
2 1 (1.59%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.59%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.59%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.11%) Big Data
2 6 (9.52%) Relational Database
2 6 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.52%) Hadoop
3 5 (7.94%) Data Mining
4 3 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.76%) QlikView
5 2 (3.17%) Impala
5 2 (3.17%) DB2
5 2 (3.17%) Apache Hive
5 2 (3.17%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.17%) Mahout
6 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.59%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.59%) Pentaho
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.76%) NUnit
2 2 (3.17%) NCover
3 1 (1.59%) JIRA
3 1 (1.59%) Toad
3 1 (1.59%) ERwin
General
1 38 (60.32%) Finance
2 24 (38.10%) Banking
3 21 (33.33%) Investment Banking
4 9 (14.29%) Marketing
5 8 (12.70%) Front Office
6 5 (7.94%) Games
7 3 (4.76%) Retail
7 3 (4.76%) Private Banking
8 2 (3.17%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (3.17%) French Language
8 2 (3.17%) Legal
9 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
9 1 (1.59%) Law
9 1 (1.59%) German Language
9 1 (1.59%) Italian Language
9 1 (1.59%) Japanese Language
9 1 (1.59%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 28 (44.44%) Analyst
2 15 (23.81%) Business Analyst
3 10 (15.87%) Project Manager
4 7 (11.11%) Developer
5 6 (9.52%) Insight Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Business Manager
6 5 (7.94%) Data Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Consultant
7 4 (6.35%) C# Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Market Risk Business Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) IT Project Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Market Risk Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) .NET Developer
9 2 (3.17%) SAP Consultant
9 2 (3.17%) Data Modeller
9 2 (3.17%) Senior Data Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Risk Manager
9 2 (3.17%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) .NET
1 4 (6.35%) WPF
2 3 (4.76%) Silverlight
2 3 (4.76%) Web Services
3 2 (3.17%) NHibernate
3 2 (3.17%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.17%) WCF
3 2 (3.17%) SciPy
3 2 (3.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (3.17%) D3.js
3 2 (3.17%) HTML
3 2 (3.17%) Pandas
4 1 (1.59%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.59%) Reactive Extensions
4 1 (1.59%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 23 (36.51%) Mathematics
1 23 (36.51%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 8 (12.70%) Statistics
3 8 (12.70%) Market Risk
3 8 (12.70%) Management Information System
4 7 (11.11%) Derivative
4 7 (11.11%) Visualisation
5 3 (4.76%) Online Games
5 3 (4.76%) Credit Risk
6 2 (3.17%) Equity Derivative
6 2 (3.17%) Fixed Income
6 2 (3.17%) N-Tier
6 2 (3.17%) PMI
7 1 (1.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.59%) NHS
7 1 (1.59%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.59%) Equities
7 1 (1.59%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 1 (1.59%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.76%) UNIX
1 3 (4.76%) Windows
1 3 (4.76%) Linux
2 1 (1.59%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.22%) Business Analysis
1 14 (22.22%) Analytics
2 13 (20.63%) Project Management
3 10 (15.87%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 8 (12.70%) Data Modelling
5 8 (12.70%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (9.52%) Wealth Management
7 5 (7.94%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (7.94%) Predictive Modelling
7 5 (7.94%) Data Analysis
7 5 (7.94%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (7.94%) Change Management
8 4 (6.35%) PRINCE2
8 4 (6.35%) UML
8 4 (6.35%) Information Security
8 4 (6.35%) Release Management
8 4 (6.35%) Stress Testing
8 4 (6.35%) Risk Analytics
9 3 (4.76%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 20 (31.75%) SQL
2 8 (12.70%) Java
3 7 (11.11%) Python
3 7 (11.11%) R
4 4 (6.35%) VBA
4 4 (6.35%) C
4 4 (6.35%) C#
5 3 (4.76%) VB
6 2 (3.17%) ABAP
7 1 (1.59%) Golang
7 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.59%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.59%) XAML
7 1 (1.59%) Scala
7 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 42 (66.67%) Degree
2 3 (4.76%) CISSP
2 3 (4.76%) CISA
3 2 (3.17%) PMP
3 2 (3.17%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.17%) GIAC
4 1 (1.59%) PhD
4 1 (1.59%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) QA
2 3 (4.76%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (3.17%) SLA
3 2 (3.17%) Basel III
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) Tivoli
1 2 (3.17%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 2 (3.17%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.59%) Graphite
2 1 (1.59%) ZABBIX
2 1 (1.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (15.87%) Tableau
2 8 (12.70%) Oracle
3 5 (7.94%) Business Objects
4 4 (6.35%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.76%) SAP
6 2 (3.17%) Cyber-Ark
6 2 (3.17%) Dell
6 2 (3.17%) Cadence
6 2 (3.17%) Teradata
7 1 (1.59%) Google
7 1 (1.59%) Netezza
7 1 (1.59%) Software AG
7 1 (1.59%) CA
7 1 (1.59%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.59%) Vertica
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