The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 130 123 109
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -14
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 3 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.10% 0.36% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.42% 1.28% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Average daily rate
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£410 £358 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.68% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £333 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -1.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £16.72 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +31.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £15.25 £15.25
Mathematics
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
709 782 477
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.66% 28.12% 21.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 385 201
Average daily rate £400 £375 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 33 31
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -13.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.44 £11.90 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.90 £155.35 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.50%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mathematics across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Mathematics
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Mathematics Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Mathematics
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Mathematics Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Mathematics
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +3 2 £410 - 15
Slough - - - - 2
Bracknell - - - - 2
Maidenhead - - - - 1
Newbury - - - - 3
Mathematics
South East

Mathematics
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Mathematics also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Mathematics.

1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VBA
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) NVQ Level 3
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Finance

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Mathematics also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Mathematics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Actuary
3 1 (25.00%) Insight Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Insight Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Time Management
1 1 (25.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) NVQ Level 3
Newbury, Berkshire
QA Limited
Rate: £150.00 per week
Posted: 17 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
QA Limited
Rate: £150.00 per week
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
QA Limited
Rate: £150.00 per week
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
QA Limited
Rate: £150.00 per week
Posted: 17 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
QA Limited
Rate: £307.12 per week
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
QA Limited
Rate: £130.12 per week
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
QA Limited
Rate: £150.00 per week
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
QA Limited
Rate: £175.12 per week
Posted: 18 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
QA Limited
Rate: £150.00 per week
Posted: 18 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
QA Limited
Rate: £210.00 per week
Posted: 18 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
QA Limited
Rate: £150.00 per week
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
QA Limited
Rate: £150.00 per week
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
QA Limited
Rate: £150.00 per week
Posted: 18 days ago