The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Economics 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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Economics
Rank - - 81
Contract jobs citing Economics 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - - 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £347 £363
% change year-on-year
+11.51% -4.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £25.00
Economics
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
608 494 358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 32.95% 29.72% 25.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 254 180
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £230 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 31
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £15.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -23.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £9.96 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £17.50 £37.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -7.31%

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 Miscellaneous 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 12 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Economics.

1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) PMI
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Dutch Language
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) PMBOK

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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
General
1 1 (100.00%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft