The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Economics in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Economics
Rank - - 35
Contract jobs citing Economics 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex - - 1.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate - - £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £394 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.60% -1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Economics
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
155 130 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 33.41% 27.72% 34.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 82 74
Average daily rate £400 £393 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +10.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 14 14
Average hourly rate £13.00 £18.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +16.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Economics Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Economics
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Economics Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex