The table below looks at the statistics for Mathematica skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mathematica over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wolfram Research Mathematica
Rank 203 224 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Contract jobs citing Mathematica 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.017% 0.014% -
As % of the Applications category 0.13% 0.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£525 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 - £280
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
747 816 813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.47% 11.38% 11.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 521 531 563
Average daily rate £350 £365 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -8.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £182 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £568 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 45 55
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -13.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £12.88 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £45.78 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -6.45%

Mathematica
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mathematica across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Mathematica Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Mathematica
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Mathematica across the City of London region.

Mathematica Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Mathematica
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Mathematica 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 Mathematica.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Informatica
1 2 (100.00%) MicroStrategy
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) German Language
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) PowerCenter
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence

Mathematica
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Mathematica 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 Mathematica. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) PowerCenter
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) German Language
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Informatica Consultant
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Informatica
1 2 (100.00%) MicroStrategy