The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Economics in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Economics
Rank - - 28
Contract jobs citing Economics 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough - - 0.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £378 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.98% -5.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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 Slough region.

Miscellaneous Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
75 82 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 30.12% 26.80% 32.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 53 46
Average daily rate £390 £388 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.40 £43.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.64% -47.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £14.32 £40.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £122.00 £30.48 £45.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Economics across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Economics Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Economics
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Economics Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Economics
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Slough region citing Economics also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Economics.

1 3 (100.00%) Process Management
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Psychology
1 3 (100.00%) Product Marketing
1 3 (100.00%) Product Management
1 3 (100.00%) Kalman Filter

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Slough region citing Economics also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Economics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Product Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Psychology
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (100.00%) Process Management
1 3 (100.00%) Product Management
1 3 (100.00%) Product Marketing
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree