The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 24 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank - 40 40
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 0 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - 0.89% 1.97%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 3.70% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.68% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £16.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.37% -33.00%
Mathematics
South Wales

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
80 81 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 27.68% 24.04% 25.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 60 70
Median daily rate £363 £335 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.20% -10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £130 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £455 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 2
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.75 £14.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +9.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £15.10 £13.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.63 £17.50 £15.08
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -14.28%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Mathematics
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Mathematics Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Mathematics
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Mathematics Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff