The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Economics in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Economics
Rank 139 143 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Economics 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.071% 0.034% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.22% 0.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £385 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £428 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
+18.00% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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 Yorkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
891 855 647
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 31.81% 29.23% 28.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 577 567 409
Median daily rate £420 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.86% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 36 26
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.20 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.67% +27.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £9.15 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.25 £40.00 £29.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.47 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -12.04%

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Economics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Economics Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Economics
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Economics Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Economics
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Economics Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Economics
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Economics within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
West Yorkshire -5 1 - - 3
North Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Economics
England

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Economics.

1 5 (71.43%) SAS
1 5 (71.43%) SPSS
1 5 (71.43%) Statistics
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
1 5 (71.43%) Mathematics
1 5 (71.43%) Credit Risk
2 3 (42.86%) Validation
2 3 (42.86%) Econometrics
2 3 (42.86%) Operations Research
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Postgraduate
2 3 (42.86%) R
2 3 (42.86%) Markov Chain
3 2 (28.57%) Conjoint Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (28.57%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Physics
3 2 (28.57%) Statistical Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) VBA
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 5 (71.43%) SAS
2 1 (14.29%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) SPSS
2 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) Risk Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Credit Risk Modeller
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Agile Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) SAS Modeller
3 1 (14.29%) SPSS Modeller
3 1 (14.29%) Statistical Modeller
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Credit Risk
1 5 (71.43%) Mathematics
1 5 (71.43%) Statistics
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Physics
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (14.29%) Video on Demand
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Econometrics
1 3 (42.86%) Markov Chain
1 3 (42.86%) Operations Research
1 3 (42.86%) Validation
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Conjoint Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Statistical Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) User Stories
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) R
2 2 (28.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Atlassian
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft