The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Economics in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Economics
Rank - - 50
Contract jobs citing Economics 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - - 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £356 £377
% change year-on-year
-1.75% -5.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £17.50
Economics
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
129 190 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 20.94% 26.35% 21.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 136 70
Median daily rate £400 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £220 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 18
Median hourly rate £27.50 £15.93 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.63% +13.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £10.00 £11.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £39.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Economics Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Economics
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Economics Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Economics
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Economics.

1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Management
1 1 (100.00%) Tableau
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Prototyping

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Management
1 1 (100.00%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Tableau