The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Econometrics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Econometrics over the 3 months to 30 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.

Econometrics
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 578 632 619
Rank change year-on-year +54 -13  
Contract jobs citing Econometrics 22 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.048% 0.015% 0.011%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.058% 0.018% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 4
Median daily rate £308 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.45% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £170 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £530 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate - £500 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Econometrics 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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 37817 44820 42796
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 83.06% 82.80% 79.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 25004 29451 26544
Median daily rate £450 £430 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +2.99%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 954 1102 1235
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £28.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +33.02%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

Econometrics
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Econometrics in the UK

Econometrics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Econometrics in the UK

Econometrics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Econometrics over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Econometrics in the UK

Econometrics
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Econometrics within the UK over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 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
England +60 20 £308 -38.45% 8
London +49 20 £308 -31.98% 8
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - -
Isleworth - 1 £270 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £185 -
City of London - 1 £288 - 3

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Econometrics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Econometrics.

1 22 (78.57%) Analytics
2 21 (75.00%) SQL
3 19 (67.86%) Statistics
4 18 (64.29%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (64.29%) R
5 17 (60.71%) Marketing
5 17 (60.71%) Degree
6 15 (53.57%) SAS
7 14 (50.00%) Mathematics
8 11 (39.29%) Python
8 11 (39.29%) Relational Database
8 11 (39.29%) Marketing Analytics
9 10 (35.71%) E-Commerce
10 9 (32.14%) Economics
10 9 (32.14%) Digital Marketing
11 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
12 7 (25.00%) MS Office
12 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
12 7 (25.00%) B2B
12 7 (25.00%) Legal
12 7 (25.00%) Publishing
12 7 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
12 7 (25.00%) Direct Marketing
12 7 (25.00%) Data Protection
12 7 (25.00%) FastStats
12 7 (25.00%) Tableau
12 7 (25.00%) Eloqua
12 7 (25.00%) Campaign Management
12 7 (25.00%) Campaign Analysis
12 7 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling

Econometrics
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 15 (53.57%) SAS
2 1 (3.57%) TPMS
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 7 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (7.14%) EViews
2 2 (7.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Eloqua
1 7 (25.00%) FastStats
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (39.29%) Relational Database
2 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 6 (21.43%) Big Data
4 5 (17.86%) Hadoop
5 2 (7.14%) QlikView
5 2 (7.14%) Spotfire
6 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.57%) DB2
6 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (3.57%) OLAP
6 1 (3.57%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 17 (60.71%) Marketing
2 7 (25.00%) Legal
2 7 (25.00%) Publishing
3 6 (21.43%) Finance
4 4 (14.29%) Retail
5 2 (7.14%) Banking
5 2 (7.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Analyst
2 8 (28.57%) Marketing Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Data Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Data Scientist
4 5 (17.86%) Junior
4 5 (17.86%) Junior Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Junior Marketing Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Marketing Data Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) SQL Data Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Business Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Credit Risk Modeller
6 3 (10.71%) Quantitative Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Data Business Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Data Insight Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Excel Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Insight Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Insight Data Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 18 (64.29%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (10.71%) Credit Risk
4 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) Analytics
2 19 (67.86%) Statistics
3 14 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 11 (39.29%) Marketing Analytics
5 10 (35.71%) E-Commerce
6 9 (32.14%) Digital Marketing
6 9 (32.14%) Economics
7 7 (25.00%) Actionable Insight
7 7 (25.00%) B2B
7 7 (25.00%) Campaign Analysis
7 7 (25.00%) Campaign Management
7 7 (25.00%) Data Protection
7 7 (25.00%) Direct Marketing
7 7 (25.00%) Mathematical Modelling
7 7 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling
8 5 (17.86%) Visualisation
9 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (14.29%) Data Analysis
9 4 (14.29%) Risk Analytics
10 3 (10.71%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) SQL
2 18 (64.29%) R
3 11 (39.29%) Python
4 4 (14.29%) MATLAB
5 3 (10.71%) C++
6 2 (7.14%) Java
6 2 (7.14%) VBA
7 1 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (60.71%) Degree
2 5 (17.86%) PhD
3 2 (7.14%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) IFRS
1 2 (7.14%) IFRS 9
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Apteco
1 7 (25.00%) Tableau
2 4 (14.29%) Teradata
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £170.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Rate: £250 - £350 per day + Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago