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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Economics
Rank 377 409 395
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -14
Contract jobs citing Economics 53 37 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.65% 0.42% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 25 27
Median daily rate £425 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £343 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £17.25 £14.11 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.29% -52.98%
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
8213 8733 9254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.99% 37.50% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5761 6030 6326
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 161 211
Median hourly rate £17.25 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.58 £43.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.34% +8.57%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +28 15 £295 -44.07% 4
Bromley - 1 - -
Economics
England

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 38 (51.35%) SQL
2 35 (47.30%) Finance
2 35 (47.30%) Degree
3 31 (41.89%) Banking
4 28 (37.84%) Mathematics
4 28 (37.84%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (28.38%) Analytics
6 20 (27.03%) Statistics
6 20 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (27.03%) Investment Banking
7 18 (24.32%) SDLC
8 17 (22.97%) Open Source
9 16 (21.62%) Technical Analysis
10 15 (20.27%) Software Engineering
10 15 (20.27%) Data Mining
10 15 (20.27%) Java
11 14 (18.92%) SAS
11 14 (18.92%) Risk Management
11 14 (18.92%) Visualisation
12 13 (17.57%) Spring
12 13 (17.57%) Pair Programming
12 13 (17.57%) Computer Science
12 13 (17.57%) Workflow
12 13 (17.57%) R
13 12 (16.22%) Tableau
13 12 (16.22%) Migration
13 12 (16.22%) Marketing
14 11 (14.86%) Business Analysis
14 11 (14.86%) Data Migration
14 11 (14.86%) Hibernate

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 14 (18.92%) SAS
2 2 (2.70%) Confluence
2 2 (2.70%) GemFire
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (1.35%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (14.86%) SPSS
2 10 (13.51%) MS Excel
3 6 (8.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (4.05%) MS Office
4 3 (4.05%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.81%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.35%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) Internet
1 1 (1.35%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.27%) Data Mining
2 5 (6.76%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (5.41%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.70%) Big Data
4 2 (2.70%) QlikView
5 1 (1.35%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.35%) BigQuery
5 1 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.35%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.35%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.35%) Data Mart
5 1 (1.35%) DB2
5 1 (1.35%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.35%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.35%) OLAP
5 1 (1.35%) OLTP
5 1 (1.35%) PowerPivot
5 1 (1.35%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (1.35%) Spotfire
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (4.05%) JIRA
2 2 (2.70%) Toad
3 1 (1.35%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.35%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.35%) JSUnit
3 1 (1.35%) JUnit
3 1 (1.35%) NUnit
3 1 (1.35%) PHPUnit
3 1 (1.35%) Subversion
3 1 (1.35%) TeamCity
General
1 35 (47.30%) Finance
2 31 (41.89%) Banking
3 20 (27.03%) Investment Banking
4 12 (16.22%) Marketing
5 8 (10.81%) Legal
6 7 (9.46%) Front Office
6 7 (9.46%) Retail
7 3 (4.05%) Advertising
7 3 (4.05%) Retail Banking
8 2 (2.70%) Financial Institution
8 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
9 1 (1.35%) Back Office
9 1 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 39 (52.70%) Analyst
2 18 (24.32%) Developer
3 13 (17.57%) Java Developer
4 12 (16.22%) Senior Developer
5 11 (14.86%) Agile Developer
5 11 (14.86%) Agile Java Developer
5 11 (14.86%) Risk Analyst
5 11 (14.86%) Senior Agile Developer
5 11 (14.86%) Senior Agile Java Developer
5 11 (14.86%) Senior Java Developer
6 10 (13.51%) Business Analyst
6 10 (13.51%) Data Analyst
7 8 (10.81%) Project Manager
8 6 (8.11%) Java Team Leader
8 6 (8.11%) Lead Developer
8 6 (8.11%) Lead Java Developer
8 6 (8.11%) Team Leader
9 5 (6.76%) Credit Analyst
9 5 (6.76%) Credit Risk Analyst
9 5 (6.76%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.57%) Spring
2 11 (14.86%) Hibernate
2 11 (14.86%) J2SE
3 3 (4.05%) .NET
3 3 (4.05%) CSS
3 3 (4.05%) HTML
3 3 (4.05%) HTML5
4 2 (2.70%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.70%) CSS3
4 2 (2.70%) jQuery
4 2 (2.70%) Sass
4 2 (2.70%) Silverlight
5 1 (1.35%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.35%) LESS
5 1 (1.35%) Murex MxML
5 1 (1.35%) NHibernate
5 1 (1.35%) RESTful
5 1 (1.35%) Web Services
5 1 (1.35%) WPF
5 1 (1.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (37.84%) Analytical Skills
1 28 (37.84%) Mathematics
2 20 (27.03%) Statistics
3 14 (18.92%) Visualisation
4 13 (17.57%) Computer Science
5 9 (12.16%) Physics
6 8 (10.81%) Credit Risk
6 8 (10.81%) Market Risk
7 7 (9.46%) Fixed Income
7 7 (9.46%) User Experience
8 6 (8.11%) Derivative
8 6 (8.11%) Equities
9 5 (6.76%) Virtual Team
10 4 (5.41%) Data Extraction
10 4 (5.41%) Data Structures
10 4 (5.41%) Management Information System
11 3 (4.05%) Algorithms
11 3 (4.05%) Digital Media
11 3 (4.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (2.70%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.38%) Analytics
2 20 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (24.32%) SDLC
4 17 (22.97%) Open Source
5 16 (21.62%) Technical Analysis
6 15 (20.27%) Software Engineering
7 14 (18.92%) Risk Management
8 13 (17.57%) Pair Programming
8 13 (17.57%) Workflow
9 12 (16.22%) Migration
10 11 (14.86%) Business Analysis
10 11 (14.86%) Data Migration
10 11 (14.86%) Data Transformation
10 11 (14.86%) Data Visualisation
11 10 (13.51%) E-Commerce
11 10 (13.51%) Project Management
12 8 (10.81%) Data Analysis
12 8 (10.81%) Operations Research
13 7 (9.46%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (8.11%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (51.35%) SQL
2 15 (20.27%) Java
3 13 (17.57%) R
4 8 (10.81%) VBA
5 6 (8.11%) Python
6 5 (6.76%) MATLAB
7 3 (4.05%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.70%) C
8 2 (2.70%) C#
8 2 (2.70%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.35%) C++
9 1 (1.35%) Scala
9 1 (1.35%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.35%) XAML
Qualifications
1 35 (47.30%) Degree
2 3 (4.05%) CFA
3 2 (2.70%) CISA
3 2 (2.70%) CISM
3 2 (2.70%) CISSP
3 2 (2.70%) MBA
4 1 (1.35%) CBAP
4 1 (1.35%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.35%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.76%) Data Quality
1 5 (6.76%) QA
2 3 (4.05%) MiFID
3 2 (2.70%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (2.70%) SLA
4 1 (1.35%) Basel II
4 1 (1.35%) Basel III
4 1 (1.35%) EMIR
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) MOM
1 1 (1.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (16.22%) Tableau
2 8 (10.81%) Google
3 5 (6.76%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.76%) Oracle
4 3 (4.05%) Informatica
5 2 (2.70%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.70%) Murex
5 2 (2.70%) Sybase
6 1 (1.35%) Alias
6 1 (1.35%) Palantir
6 1 (1.35%) SAP
6 1 (1.35%) Teradata
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