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 26 July 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 26 Jul 2016 
Same period 2015 
Same period 2014 
Mathematics (Maths) 
Rank 
40 
54 
42 
Rank change yearonyear 

Contract jobs citing Mathematics 
2 
3 
5 
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 
0.57% 
0.60% 
1.12% 
As % of the Miscellaneous category 
1.52% 
2.97% 
3.52% 
Number of daily rates quoted 
0 
1 
1 
Median daily rate 
 
£525 
£425 

Median daily rate % change yearonyear 

UK excluding London median daily rate 
£365 
£350 
£345 
% change yearonyear 

Number of hourly rates quoted 
0 
0 
2 
Median hourly rate 
 
 
£53.75 
UK excluding London median hourly rate 
£21.00 
£17.50 
£15.25 
% change yearonyear 

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 
132 
101 
142 
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 
37.50% 
20.20% 
31.70% 
Number of daily rates quoted 
82 
57 
86 
Median daily rate 
£375 
£325 
£376 
Median daily rate % change yearonyear 

90% offered a daily rate of more than 
£245 
£210 
£163 
10% offered a daily rate of more than 
£475 
£500 
£450 
UK excluding London median daily rate 
£388 
£375 
£350 
% change yearonyear 

Number of hourly rates quoted 
6 
9 
25 
Median hourly rate 
£26.25 
£41.00 
£27.50 
Median hourly rate % change yearonyear 

90% offered a hourly rate of more than 
£10.18 
£16.12 
£20.21 
10% offered a hourly rate of more than 
£40.00 
£56.00 
£60.00 
UK excluding London median hourly rate 
£21.75 
£18.00 
£20.50 
% change yearonyear 

