The table below looks at the statistics for Economics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Economics
North West / Manchester
Rank 90 102 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing Economics 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.15% 0.056% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.065% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1104 1527 1194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.20% 85.07% 78.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 702 891 699
Median daily rate £400 £381 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% +1.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 39 29
Median hourly rate £35.00 £28.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.89% +61.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £14.70 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Economics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Economics Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Economics
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Economics across the Manchester region.

Economics Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Economics.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (50.00%) PgMP
2 1 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) Re-Platforming
2 1 (50.00%) Value-Added Service
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Governance
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) DNA
2 1 (50.00%) PMI
2 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Value-Added Service
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) HTML CSS Developer
1 1 (50.00%) HTML Developer
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Manager
1 1 (50.00%) UI Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) PMI
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) DNA
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Re-Platforming
2 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) PgMP
1 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification