The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 39 42 43
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.56% 0.27% 0.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.72% 0.98% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £600 £300 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -29.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.56 £15.63 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +2.45%
Mathematics
Cambridgeshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
116 102 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 32.22% 27.72% 27.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 49 48
Median daily rate £400 £315 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £225 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £450 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 18
Median hourly rate £18.00 £38.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.94% +39.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.18 £13.05 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.24 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+17.90% -13.16%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing Mathematics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Mathematics
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Mathematics Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Mathematics
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Mathematics Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Mathematics 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 11 (78.57%) Python
2 9 (64.29%) C
2 9 (64.29%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
3 8 (57.14%) MATLAB
3 8 (57.14%) C++
4 7 (50.00%) Embedded C
4 7 (50.00%) Digital Signal Processing
4 7 (50.00%) Signal Processing
4 7 (50.00%) Machine Learning
4 7 (50.00%) Algorithms
5 3 (21.43%) Java
5 3 (21.43%) Degree
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Vista
6 2 (14.29%) Django
6 2 (14.29%) jQuery
6 2 (14.29%) SCCM
6 2 (14.29%) Mac OS
6 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
6 2 (14.29%) Life Science
6 2 (14.29%) Web Design
6 2 (14.29%) Information Security
6 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) HTML
6 2 (14.29%) C#
6 2 (14.29%) MS Office
6 2 (14.29%) CSS
6 2 (14.29%) Web Services
6 2 (14.29%) Active Directory

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Big Data
1 2 (14.29%) Data Mining
1 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Audio DSP Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) Audio Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) Audio Software Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) C Software Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) DSP Embedded Software Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) DSP Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) DSP Software Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) Embedded C Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) Machine Learning Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Python Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Desktop Support
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) CSS
1 2 (14.29%) CSS3
1 2 (14.29%) Django
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
1 2 (14.29%) HTML5
1 2 (14.29%) jQuery
1 2 (14.29%) Natural Language Processing
1 2 (14.29%) RESTful
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) OpenMP
2 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Life Science
3 1 (7.14%) Credit Risk
3 1 (7.14%) CUDA
3 1 (7.14%) Equities
3 1 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (7.14%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 2 (14.29%) Mac OS
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Vista
3 1 (7.14%) Solaris
3 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
2 7 (50.00%) Digital Signal Processing
2 7 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 7 (50.00%) Signal Processing
3 2 (14.29%) Front End Development
3 2 (14.29%) Information Security
3 2 (14.29%) Software Deployment
3 2 (14.29%) Web Design
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Low Latency
4 1 (7.14%) OO
4 1 (7.14%) OOD
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) Python
2 9 (64.29%) C
3 8 (57.14%) C++
3 8 (57.14%) MATLAB
4 7 (50.00%) Embedded C
5 3 (21.43%) Java
6 2 (14.29%) C#
6 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 2 (14.29%) SQL
7 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
7 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
1 2 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Apple
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Sun
2 1 (7.14%) WorldPay