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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Economics
England / South East
Rank 207 239 242
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +3
Contract jobs citing Economics 26 16 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.20% 0.61% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 12
Median daily rate £365 £380 £407
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.94% -6.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £190 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £413 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £399 £415
% change year-on-year
-5.32% -3.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 - -

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
2171 2642 2818
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 29.90% 31.64% 30.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1221 1530 1516
Median daily rate £400 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £238 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 167 166
Median hourly rate £19.63 £35.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.92% +94.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.48 £57.93 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.95% +22.85%

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Economics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 19 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Economics within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +19 12 £353 +4.44%
Berkshire +19 9 £200 - 2
Oxfordshire +1 5 £500 +25.78% 1
Economics
England

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 South East region with a requirement for Economics.

1 22 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (47.73%) Finance
2 21 (47.73%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (45.45%) Change Management
4 18 (40.91%) Project Management
5 17 (38.64%) Security Cleared
6 15 (34.09%) SC Cleared
6 15 (34.09%) Degree
6 15 (34.09%) Programme Management
7 14 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (29.55%) MS Office
9 12 (27.27%) Software Engineering
10 10 (22.73%) Analytics
11 9 (20.45%) Process Improvement
11 9 (20.45%) IBM
12 8 (18.18%) SQL
13 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
13 7 (15.91%) HP
13 7 (15.91%) MBA
13 7 (15.91%) Business Analysis
13 7 (15.91%) Data Architecture
14 6 (13.64%) Customer Engagement
14 6 (13.64%) Business Transformation
14 6 (13.64%) SDLC
14 6 (13.64%) Case Management
14 6 (13.64%) Google
14 6 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
14 6 (13.64%) Marketing
14 6 (13.64%) Business Development
14 6 (13.64%) Mandarin Language

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.09%) Confluence
2 1 (2.27%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (29.55%) MS Office
2 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
3 6 (13.64%) MS Project
4 2 (4.55%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) Internet
2 4 (9.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) MS Access
1 4 (9.09%) Snowflake Schema
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (6.82%) Data Mining
3 2 (4.55%) Cognos Report Studio
3 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.55%) Spotfire
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 4 (9.09%) JIRA
1 4 (9.09%) Liquibase
1 4 (9.09%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 21 (47.73%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Mandarin Language
2 6 (13.64%) Marketing
2 6 (13.64%) Spanish Language
2 6 (13.64%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.82%) Legal
4 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (45.45%) Project Manager
2 9 (20.45%) Analyst
2 9 (20.45%) Applications Manager
2 9 (20.45%) Applications Project Manager
2 9 (20.45%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 6 (13.64%) Business Manager
3 6 (13.64%) Delivery Project Manager
3 6 (13.64%) Marketing Manager
4 4 (9.09%) Developer
4 4 (9.09%) ETL Developer
4 4 (9.09%) Financial Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Database Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (6.82%) SQL Database Developer
5 3 (6.82%) SQL Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Data Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Project Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Software Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Software Project Manager
7 1 (2.27%) Senior Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) Flash
2 1 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (47.73%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.36%) Statistics
3 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.82%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.55%) Life Science
5 2 (4.55%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.27%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) Change Management
2 18 (40.91%) Project Management
3 15 (34.09%) Programme Management
4 14 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (27.27%) Software Engineering
6 10 (22.73%) Analytics
7 9 (20.45%) Process Improvement
8 7 (15.91%) Business Analysis
8 7 (15.91%) Data Architecture
9 6 (13.64%) Business Development
9 6 (13.64%) Business Transformation
9 6 (13.64%) Case Management
9 6 (13.64%) CRM
9 6 (13.64%) Customer Engagement
9 6 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (13.64%) ETL
9 6 (13.64%) Migration
9 6 (13.64%) PLM
9 6 (13.64%) SDLC
10 5 (11.36%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (38.64%) Security Cleared
2 15 (34.09%) Degree
2 15 (34.09%) SC Cleared
3 7 (15.91%) MBA
4 2 (4.55%) ACCA
4 2 (4.55%) CIMA
4 2 (4.55%) PMP
5 1 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) GAAP
2 2 (4.55%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.27%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.27%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.45%) IBM
3 7 (15.91%) HP
4 6 (13.64%) Google
5 4 (9.09%) Talend
6 3 (6.82%) SAP
7 2 (4.55%) Cognos
7 2 (4.55%) Tableau
7 2 (4.55%) TIBCO