The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Economics in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Economics
Rank 60 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Economics 7 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.96% 0.21% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.08% 0.68% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £380 £390
% change year-on-year
-9.21% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 - -
Economics
Berkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
227 296 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 31.18% 31.09% 28.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 164 164
Median daily rate £375 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.94% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 4
Median hourly rate £49.14 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+180.80% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.49 £13.74 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £97.65 £27.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.51%

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Economics Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Economics
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Economics Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

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

1 7 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (85.71%) Case Management
2 6 (85.71%) Mandarin Language
2 6 (85.71%) Spanish Language
2 6 (85.71%) Business Transformation
2 6 (85.71%) Analytics
2 6 (85.71%) Marketing
2 6 (85.71%) Business Development
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) Data Architecture
2 6 (85.71%) Customer Engagement
2 6 (85.71%) IBM
2 6 (85.71%) HP
2 6 (85.71%) Internet
2 6 (85.71%) Change Management
2 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) MBA
2 6 (85.71%) PLM
2 6 (85.71%) Programme Management
2 6 (85.71%) CRM
2 6 (85.71%) Business Analysis
2 6 (85.71%) Google
2 6 (85.71%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Statistics
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Information Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
3 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 6 (85.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
1 6 (85.71%) Mandarin Language
1 6 (85.71%) Marketing
1 6 (85.71%) Spanish Language
1 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Business Manager
1 6 (85.71%) Marketing Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Data Mining Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Database Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Analytics
1 6 (85.71%) Business Analysis
1 6 (85.71%) Business Development
1 6 (85.71%) Business Transformation
1 6 (85.71%) Case Management
1 6 (85.71%) Change Management
1 6 (85.71%) CRM
1 6 (85.71%) Customer Engagement
1 6 (85.71%) Data Architecture
1 6 (85.71%) Enterprise Architecture
1 6 (85.71%) PLM
1 6 (85.71%) Programme Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) Information Management
2 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
1 6 (85.71%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Google
1 6 (85.71%) HP
1 6 (85.71%) IBM