The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Economics in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Economics
Rank - 152 141
Contract jobs citing Economics 0 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.12% 0.061%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.41% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Median daily rate - £888 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +102.51%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £390
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 - -
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 North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
965 1230 949
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 30.34% 29.61% 29.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 630 669 545
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £238 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 65 54
Median hourly rate £16.00 £18.34 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.74% +16.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.33 £31.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.53 £19.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +15.79%

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Economics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Economics Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Economics
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Economics Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Economics
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Economics across the North West region.

Economics Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Economics
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 North West region with a requirement for Economics.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (100.00%) WebTrends
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) QlikView
1 1 (100.00%) Google Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Tableau
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) QlikView
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (100.00%) Tableau