The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Economics
South East / Surrey
Rank 88 100 94
Rank change year-on-year +12 -6  
Contract jobs citing Economics 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.088% 0.24% 0.071%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.29% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £444 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £347
% change year-on-year +5.33% +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 Surrey with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 930 1037 1152
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 82.01% 81.59% 81.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 606 684 643
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £318 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.25% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 83 26
Median hourly rate £27.50 £47.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.10% +18.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £19.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.62 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Economics
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

Economics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Economics in Surrey

Economics
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Economics.

1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) OLAP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) MDX
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Data Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Infor
1 1 (100.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) OLAP Cube
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) OLAP
1 1 (100.00%) OLAP Cube
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Validation
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Infor