The table below looks at the statistics for Economics skills 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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Economics
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 63 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Economics 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.14% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +4.16%
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 Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
575 800 669
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 80.87% 79.37% 72.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 470 376
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 8
Median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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 Processes & Methodologies 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 27 February 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 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
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%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Statistics
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