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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 110 125 122
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -3
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 11 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.44% 0.074% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.59% 0.28% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 4
Average daily rate £413 £410 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% +14.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £410 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £410 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £334 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.86% +2.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £15.99
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.19%
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
694 712 828
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.55% 26.50% 31.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 327 405
Average daily rate £400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 30 43
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £12.78 £13.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £37.40 £39.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Mathematics Daily Rate Histogram 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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -4 5 £480 +17.07% 1
Bracknell - 2 £411 - 3
Wokingham - 2 £238 - 1
Mathematics
South East

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 10 (66.67%) Degree
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) C
3 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (26.67%) SDLC
4 4 (26.67%) MS Office
4 4 (26.67%) Oracle
5 3 (20.00%) VB
5 3 (20.00%) Defect Management
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
6 2 (13.33%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (13.33%) HTML5
6 2 (13.33%) French Language
6 2 (13.33%) German Language
6 2 (13.33%) Italian Language
6 2 (13.33%) Spanish Language
6 2 (13.33%) QA
6 2 (13.33%) Statistics
6 2 (13.33%) Web Development
6 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
6 2 (13.33%) CSS3
6 2 (13.33%) Modernizr
6 2 (13.33%) JSON
6 2 (13.33%) Logistics
6 2 (13.33%) Statistical Analysis

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) SAS
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Pig
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Spark
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (26.67%) MS Office
3 2 (13.33%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) NAS
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Hive
2 1 (6.67%) Big Data
2 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.67%) MS Access
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Android Studio
1 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (13.33%) French Language
1 2 (13.33%) German Language
1 2 (13.33%) Italian Language
1 2 (13.33%) Retail
1 2 (13.33%) Spanish Language
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Desktop Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Desktop Support
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior IT Support
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Data Scientist
4 1 (6.67%) Mathematical Modeller
4 1 (6.67%) Statistical Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) CSS
1 2 (13.33%) CSS3
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
1 2 (13.33%) HTML5
1 2 (13.33%) jQuery
1 2 (13.33%) JSON
1 2 (13.33%) Modernizr
1 2 (13.33%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) NumPy
2 1 (6.67%) OpenCL
2 1 (6.67%) Pandas
2 1 (6.67%) Qt
2 1 (6.67%) scikit-learn
2 1 (6.67%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (13.33%) Statistics
4 1 (6.67%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
4 1 (6.67%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) Device Driver
4 1 (6.67%) Economics
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (6.67%) Fat Client
4 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.67%) Physics
4 1 (6.67%) Smart Energy
4 1 (6.67%) Thin Client
4 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.67%) Android
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (6.67%) NetWare
3 1 (6.67%) Unix
3 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) SDLC
2 3 (20.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Logistics
3 2 (13.33%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (13.33%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Web Development
4 1 (6.67%) Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Android Development
4 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Data Management
4 1 (6.67%) Machine Learning
4 1 (6.67%) Open Source
4 1 (6.67%) Predictive Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Statistical Modelling
4 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) C
3 3 (20.00%) VB
4 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.67%) C++
5 1 (6.67%) Java
5 1 (6.67%) MATLAB
5 1 (6.67%) Python
5 1 (6.67%) R
5 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) HND
2 1 (6.67%) PhD
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) EMC
3 1 (6.67%) SAP
3 1 (6.67%) Sophos
3 1 (6.67%) Symantec