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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 35 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 11 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.01% - 1.09%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.09% - 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £13.71 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+53.17% -10.09%
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
91 81 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 24.93% 26.73% 31.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 51 33
Average daily rate £360 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £200 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £513 £740
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 15
Average hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +16.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mathematics across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Mathematics Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 (76.92%) Software Engineering
2 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) Python
3 8 (61.54%) C
4 7 (53.85%) C++
4 7 (53.85%) Embedded C
4 7 (53.85%) MATLAB
4 7 (53.85%) Digital Signal Processing
4 7 (53.85%) Signal Processing
4 7 (53.85%) Machine Learning
4 7 (53.85%) Algorithms
5 4 (30.77%) Degree
5 4 (30.77%) Java
6 3 (23.08%) Life Science
7 2 (15.38%) QA
7 2 (15.38%) Django
7 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
7 2 (15.38%) RESTful
7 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
7 2 (15.38%) Web Design
7 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (15.38%) Solaris
7 2 (15.38%) Sun
7 2 (15.38%) OOD
7 2 (15.38%) Data Mining
7 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
7 2 (15.38%) SQL
7 2 (15.38%) Oracle
7 2 (15.38%) CSS
7 2 (15.38%) Web Services

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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%) Apache
1 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Big Data
1 2 (15.38%) Data Mining
1 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Audio DSP Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) Audio Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) Audio Software Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) C Software Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) DSP Embedded Software Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) DSP Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) DSP Software Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) Embedded C Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) Embedded Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) Machine Learning Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) Software Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Python Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) CSS
1 2 (15.38%) CSS3
1 2 (15.38%) Django
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) HTML5
1 2 (15.38%) jQuery
1 2 (15.38%) Natural Language Processing
1 2 (15.38%) RESTful
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
1 2 (15.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Algorithms
2 3 (23.08%) Life Science
3 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.69%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Solaris
2 2 (15.38%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
3 1 (7.69%) Mac OS
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Software Engineering
2 7 (53.85%) Digital Signal Processing
2 7 (53.85%) Machine Learning
2 7 (53.85%) Signal Processing
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Front End Development
3 2 (15.38%) OO
3 2 (15.38%) OOD
3 2 (15.38%) SDLC
3 2 (15.38%) Web Design
4 1 (7.69%) Bioinformatics
4 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) Software Deployment
4 1 (7.69%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Python
2 8 (61.54%) C
3 7 (53.85%) C++
3 7 (53.85%) Embedded C
3 7 (53.85%) MATLAB
4 4 (30.77%) Java
5 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
5 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
1 1 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
1 2 (15.38%) Sun
1 2 (15.38%) WorldPay
2 1 (7.69%) Apple
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft