The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 66 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 7 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.83% 0.34% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.52% 1.48% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate £575 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £333
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £13.86 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+26.30% -9.14%
Mathematics
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
278 203 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 32.90% 23.33% 22.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 138 132
Average daily rate £375 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £275 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 4
Average hourly rate £37.50 £12.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+200.00% -64.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Mathematics
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Mathematics Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Mathematics
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Mathematics Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Mathematics
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Mathematics Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 6 (46.15%) Degree
1 6 (46.15%) Statistics
2 4 (30.77%) Retail
2 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) C
3 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 3 (23.08%) Physics
4 2 (15.38%) Fund Management
4 2 (15.38%) Credit Risk
4 2 (15.38%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) Retail Banking
4 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
4 2 (15.38%) Visualisation
4 2 (15.38%) R
4 2 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) SAS
4 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 2 (15.38%) Windows
4 2 (15.38%) Python
4 2 (15.38%) Machine Learning
4 2 (15.38%) D3.js

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 (15.38%) SAS
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) 3GPP
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) Diameter Protocol
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) LDAP
2 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Big Data
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) MS Access
2 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (30.77%) Retail
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) Banking
3 2 (15.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Credit Risk Modeller
2 2 (15.38%) Data Scientist
2 2 (15.38%) IT Technician
2 2 (15.38%) Monitoring Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Business Data Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Database Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Design Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Deployment Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) D3.js
2 1 (7.69%) 802.1X
2 1 (7.69%) DHTML
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Statistics
2 3 (23.08%) Physics
3 2 (15.38%) Algorithms
3 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (15.38%) Credit Risk
3 2 (15.38%) Reinsurance
3 2 (15.38%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
3 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (15.38%) Data Munging
3 2 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (15.38%) Fund Management
3 2 (15.38%) Linear Algebra
3 2 (15.38%) Machine Learning
3 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Office Automation
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
4 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.69%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) C
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Python
2 2 (15.38%) R
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) CCIE
3 1 (7.69%) CCNA
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.69%) CWDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) UCITS
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft