The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Economics
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 62 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Economics 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.18% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% - -
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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 438 388 571
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 79.06% 78.07% 84.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 305 371
Median daily rate £450 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £501 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 35
Median hourly rate £55.00 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +214.28% -30.00%  
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 Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Economics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Economics in Oxfordshire

Economics
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Economics.

1 5 (100.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) MS Access
2 4 (80.00%) ETL
2 4 (80.00%) Snowflake Schema
2 4 (80.00%) Intranet
2 4 (80.00%) Workflow
2 4 (80.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) Confluence
2 4 (80.00%) Customer Insight
2 4 (80.00%) Talend
2 4 (80.00%) Liquibase
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Publishing
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Wireframes

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (80.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MS Access
1 4 (80.00%) Snowflake Schema
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
1 4 (80.00%) Liquibase
1 4 (80.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) ETL Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Database Developer
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Database Developer
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Customer Insight
2 4 (80.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) ETL
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Talend