The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Economics in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Economics
Rank 235 232 226
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Contract jobs citing Economics 32 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.32% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.12% 0.60% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 5
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£346 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.44% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £284 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £625 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £340 £360
% change year-on-year
+2.20% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £167.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 -
Economics
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2859 2658 2072
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 28.41% 27.30% 24.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1514 1422 1014
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £213 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 156 182
Average hourly rate £18.90 £20.25 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.70 £49.25 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-7.31% -12.76%

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Economics Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Economics
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Economics Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Economics
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Economics across the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Economics Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Economics
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Economics across the South East region.

Economics Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Economics
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Economics within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +1 16 £348 +6.34% 1
Buckinghamshire - 8 £270 - 1
Berkshire +10 7 - - 2
Surrey - 1 - -
East Sussex - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Economics
England

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 33 (67.35%) Project Management
2 28 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 24 (48.98%) SC Cleared
4 23 (46.94%) Project Planning
5 22 (44.90%) Change Management
6 16 (32.65%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (28.57%) Finance
8 12 (24.49%) Degree
9 10 (20.41%) Internet
9 10 (20.41%) MS Excel
10 9 (18.37%) MS Office
11 8 (16.33%) ITIL
12 7 (14.29%) HP
12 7 (14.29%) PMI Certification
12 7 (14.29%) PMI
12 7 (14.29%) ITSM
12 7 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
12 7 (14.29%) Programme Management
13 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
13 6 (12.24%) MS Visio
13 6 (12.24%) SharePoint
14 5 (10.20%) Security Management
14 5 (10.20%) Management Information System
14 5 (10.20%) Risk Management
14 5 (10.20%) Critical Success Factor
14 5 (10.20%) Software Delivery
14 5 (10.20%) Waterfall
15 4 (8.16%) Change Control
15 4 (8.16%) Demand Management
15 4 (8.16%) Computer Science

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (12.24%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.04%) SAS
2 1 (2.04%) Liferay
Applications
1 10 (20.41%) MS Excel
2 9 (18.37%) MS Office
3 7 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (12.24%) MS Visio
5 1 (2.04%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Primavera
2 2 (4.08%) SAP MDM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.41%) Internet
2 4 (8.16%) 3G
3 3 (6.12%) 3GPP
3 3 (6.12%) LTE
4 2 (4.08%) SDH
4 2 (4.08%) VoLTE
4 2 (4.08%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (4.08%) Wireless
4 2 (4.08%) Ethernet
4 2 (4.08%) ATM
4 2 (4.08%) DWDM
5 1 (2.04%) Firewall
5 1 (2.04%) LAN
5 1 (2.04%) Intranet
5 1 (2.04%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (2.04%) NGN
5 1 (2.04%) 4G
5 1 (2.04%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.04%) Data Mining
1 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
General
1 14 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.08%) Marketing
4 1 (2.04%) Military
4 1 (2.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (53.06%) Project Manager
2 7 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (6.12%) Programme Manager
4 2 (4.08%) Architect
4 2 (4.08%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (4.08%) PMO Manager
4 2 (4.08%) Strategy Manager
4 2 (4.08%) Architecture Manager
4 2 (4.08%) Consultant
4 2 (4.08%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (4.08%) Project Analyst
4 2 (4.08%) Applications Manager
5 1 (2.04%) Solutions Consultant
5 1 (2.04%) SAP MDM Consultant
5 1 (2.04%) Software Manager
5 1 (2.04%) Market Analyst
5 1 (2.04%) Network Manager
5 1 (2.04%) Technical Designer
5 1 (2.04%) Software Project Manager
5 1 (2.04%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.65%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.29%) PMI
3 5 (10.20%) Management Information System
4 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
5 3 (6.12%) Life Science
6 1 (2.04%) Data Extraction
6 1 (2.04%) Statistics
6 1 (2.04%) Taxonomies
6 1 (2.04%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.08%) Linux
2 1 (2.04%) UNIX
2 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (67.35%) Project Management
2 23 (46.94%) Project Planning
3 22 (44.90%) Change Management
4 8 (16.33%) ITIL
5 7 (14.29%) ITSM
5 7 (14.29%) Programme Management
6 5 (10.20%) Waterfall
6 5 (10.20%) Security Management
6 5 (10.20%) Risk Management
6 5 (10.20%) Critical Success Factor
6 5 (10.20%) Software Delivery
7 4 (8.16%) Change Control
7 4 (8.16%) Demand Management
7 4 (8.16%) Service Management
7 4 (8.16%) QMS
8 3 (6.12%) SWOT Analysis
8 3 (6.12%) Network Architecture
8 3 (6.12%) Financial Analysis
9 2 (4.08%) Data Governance
9 2 (4.08%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.08%) SQL
2 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.04%) C
2 1 (2.04%) Perl
Qualifications
1 28 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 24 (48.98%) SC Cleared
3 12 (24.49%) Degree
4 7 (14.29%) PMI Certification
5 3 (6.12%) HND
5 3 (6.12%) PMP
6 2 (4.08%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.04%) HNC
7 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
1 1 (2.04%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 7 (14.29%) HP
2 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.12%) Ariba
3 3 (6.12%) JD Edwards
4 2 (4.08%) SAP
5 1 (2.04%) Cognos
5 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.04%) VMware
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