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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mathematics (Maths)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 33 54 43
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -11
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.71% 0.26% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.98% 0.79% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £190 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £334
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.88 £17.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +14.75%

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
101 126 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 35.82% 32.31% 29.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 95 75
Median daily rate £302 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £268 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £454 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.13% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 5
Median hourly rate £18.50 £16.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% +4.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £16.00 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.75 £16.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.71 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.96% +22.85%

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

Mathematics
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 3 (100.00%) Postgraduate
1 3 (100.00%) SAS
1 3 (100.00%) Stata
1 3 (100.00%) Statistics
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) R
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Time Series Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Cleansing

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 3 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Stata
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Statistical Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Statistical Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (100.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (33.33%) Time Series Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Postgraduate