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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Economics
Rank 240 229 215
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -14
Contract jobs citing Economics 14 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.17% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.56% 0.64% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 5
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£345 £435 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.68% +39.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £625 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £400 £360
% change year-on-year
-13.13% +11.11%
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
2522 2347 1776
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.65% 26.95% 23.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1308 1226 813
Average daily rate £375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 141 186
Average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -14.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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 -2 10 £347 -16.77% 1
Buckinghamshire -8 2 £245 -20.45% 1
Berkshire -7 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - -
Economics
England

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 (73.33%) Project Management
2 31 (68.89%) Security Cleared
3 28 (62.22%) SC Cleared
4 26 (57.78%) Project Planning
5 25 (55.56%) Change Management
6 14 (31.11%) Finance
7 10 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (17.78%) Demand Management
8 8 (17.78%) Risk Management
9 7 (15.56%) Programme Management
9 7 (15.56%) Degree
9 7 (15.56%) Waterfall
10 5 (11.11%) Military
11 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
12 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
12 3 (6.67%) JD Edwards
12 3 (6.67%) PMI Certification
12 3 (6.67%) Ariba
12 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
12 3 (6.67%) Primavera
12 3 (6.67%) Marketing
12 3 (6.67%) Financial Analysis
12 3 (6.67%) Life Science
13 2 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
13 2 (4.44%) DV Cleared
13 2 (4.44%) Data Governance
13 2 (4.44%) QMS
13 2 (4.44%) Data Cleansing
13 2 (4.44%) Procure-to-pay

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.22%) SAS
1 1 (2.22%) Liferay
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.22%) MS Office
3 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.22%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) SAP MDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) IPv6
1 1 (2.22%) Intranet
1 1 (2.22%) Internet
1 1 (2.22%) 3G
1 1 (2.22%) LTE
1 1 (2.22%) 4G
1 1 (2.22%) Software-Defined Networking
General
1 14 (31.11%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Military
3 3 (6.67%) Marketing
4 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.22%) Legal
5 1 (2.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 8 (17.78%) Analyst
3 4 (8.89%) Project Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Programme Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Senior Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Applications Manager
6 1 (2.22%) SAP MDM Consultant
6 1 (2.22%) Software Manager
6 1 (2.22%) Market Analyst
6 1 (2.22%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (2.22%) Insight Analyst
6 1 (2.22%) Senior Insight Analyst
6 1 (2.22%) Security Architect
6 1 (2.22%) Software Project Manager
6 1 (2.22%) Architect
6 1 (2.22%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (2.22%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (2.22%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (2.22%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.67%) Life Science
3 2 (4.44%) PMI
4 1 (2.22%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.22%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.22%) Statistics
4 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) UNIX
1 1 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (73.33%) Project Management
2 26 (57.78%) Project Planning
3 25 (55.56%) Change Management
4 8 (17.78%) Risk Management
4 8 (17.78%) Demand Management
5 7 (15.56%) Waterfall
5 7 (15.56%) Programme Management
6 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.67%) Financial Analysis
8 2 (4.44%) Security Management
8 2 (4.44%) Data Governance
8 2 (4.44%) QMS
8 2 (4.44%) Data Cleansing
8 2 (4.44%) Procure-to-pay
8 2 (4.44%) Validation
9 1 (2.22%) Migration
9 1 (2.22%) Econometrics
9 1 (2.22%) Content Management
9 1 (2.22%) Supply Chain Management
9 1 (2.22%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.22%) C
1 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (68.89%) Security Cleared
2 28 (62.22%) SC Cleared
3 7 (15.56%) Degree
4 3 (6.67%) PMI Certification
5 2 (4.44%) HND
5 2 (4.44%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.22%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) PMBOK
2 1 (2.22%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 3 (6.67%) Ariba
1 3 (6.67%) JD Edwards
1 3 (6.67%) Primavera
2 2 (4.44%) SAP
3 1 (2.22%) Cognos
3 1 (2.22%) HP
3 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.22%) Ericsson
3 1 (2.22%) BT
3 1 (2.22%) Huawei
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