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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Economics
England / North West
Rank 135 150 135
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -15
Contract jobs citing Economics 2 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.076% 0.13% 0.065%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 0.40% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
Median daily rate £425 £888 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.11% +102.51%
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £398 £418
% change year-on-year
-5.03% -4.79%
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 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
820 1259 882
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 31.17% 32.13% 28.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 519 711 497
Median daily rate £388 £399 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.82% +12.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £199 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £583 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 59 39
Median hourly rate £15.50 £19.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.42% +5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £13.30 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.25 £47.13 £31.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +22.85%

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
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Economics within the North West region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
Manchester +16 2 £425 - 2
Economics
England

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 North West region with a requirement for Economics.

1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) QlikView
2 1 (33.33%) Google Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) PgMP
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (33.33%) Tableau
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (33.33%) Re-Platforming
2 1 (33.33%) Value-Added Service
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Management
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint

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 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) QlikView
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) HTML CSS Developer
1 1 (33.33%) HTML Developer
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Manager
1 1 (33.33%) UI Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (33.33%) PMI
1 1 (33.33%) Statistics
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) DNA
2 1 (33.33%) Information Management
2 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) PgMP
2 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (33.33%) Tableau