The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Economics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Economics
North West / Manchester
Rank 89 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Economics 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.077% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.094% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £375 £347
% change year-on-year +8.66% +7.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £125.00 - -

Economics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1059 1500 1272
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 81.03% 83.61% 78.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 681 906 678
Median daily rate £390 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £291 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 27 25
Median hourly rate £40.00 £27.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.14% +54.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £15.10 £11.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Economics
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Economics as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Economics in Manchester

Economics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Economics in Manchester.

Contractor daily rate trend for Economics in Manchester

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Economics.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (50.00%) PgMP
2 1 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) Re-Platforming
2 1 (50.00%) Value-Added Service
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Governance
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) DNA
2 1 (50.00%) PMI
2 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Value-Added Service
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) HTML CSS Developer
1 1 (50.00%) HTML Developer
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Manager
1 1 (50.00%) UI Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) PMI
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) DNA
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Re-Platforming
2 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) PgMP
1 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification