The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 118 165 155
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -10
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 47 48 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.39% 0.81% 0.87%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.43% 2.10% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 35 36
Median daily rate £463 £475 £502
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% -5.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £360 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 £650 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £16.35 £16.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +14.75%
Mathematics
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1372 2287 2261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.52% 38.53% 38.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1107 1839 1639
Median daily rate £463 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 41 45
Median hourly rate £12.50 £20.67 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.51% +2.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Mathematics
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 Mathematics across the City of London region.

Mathematics Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Mathematics
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mathematics across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Mathematics Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Mathematics
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Mathematics Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 49 (76.56%) Finance
2 32 (50.00%) SQL
3 30 (46.88%) Banking
4 28 (43.75%) C#
5 24 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (37.50%) Degree
6 20 (31.25%) Python
7 19 (29.69%) Java
7 19 (29.69%) SQL Server
7 19 (29.69%) TDD
8 17 (26.56%) Oracle
8 17 (26.56%) Oracle Database
9 15 (23.44%) Computer Science
10 13 (20.31%) Performance Tuning
10 13 (20.31%) E-Commerce
11 12 (18.75%) PL/SQL
11 12 (18.75%) Oracle Database 12c
11 12 (18.75%) Multithreading
11 12 (18.75%) Kanban
12 11 (17.19%) Investment Management
12 11 (17.19%) Low Latency
12 11 (17.19%) Garbage Collection
13 10 (15.63%) Analytics
13 10 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
14 9 (14.06%) Investment Banking
14 9 (14.06%) Games
14 9 (14.06%) .NET
14 9 (14.06%) Web Services
15 8 (12.50%) JavaScript
15 8 (12.50%) HTML

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 5 (7.81%) SAS
2 2 (3.13%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.56%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.56%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.25%) SPSS
3 2 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.56%) MS Office
4 1 (1.56%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.56%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) FTP
1 1 (1.56%) HTTP
1 1 (1.56%) Network Security
1 1 (1.56%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (29.69%) SQL Server
2 17 (26.56%) Oracle Database
3 12 (18.75%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (9.38%) Relational Database
5 5 (7.81%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (7.81%) RDBMS
5 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (4.69%) Big Data
6 3 (4.69%) Hadoop
7 2 (3.13%) Apache Hive
7 2 (3.13%) Couchbase
7 2 (3.13%) MongoDB
7 2 (3.13%) NoSQL
7 2 (3.13%) QlikView
8 1 (1.56%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (1.56%) BigTable
8 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.56%) DB2
8 1 (1.56%) GIS
8 1 (1.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.69%) Selenium
3 2 (3.13%) Bower
3 2 (3.13%) gulp
3 2 (3.13%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (3.13%) Mocha
3 2 (3.13%) Protractor
3 2 (3.13%) Sinon.JS
3 2 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.13%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.56%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle APEX
General
1 49 (76.56%) Finance
2 30 (46.88%) Banking
3 9 (14.06%) Games
3 9 (14.06%) Investment Banking
4 6 (9.38%) Front Office
4 6 (9.38%) Retail
5 5 (7.81%) Telecoms
6 3 (4.69%) Financial Institution
6 3 (4.69%) Legal
7 2 (3.13%) Advertising
7 2 (3.13%) Marketing
7 2 (3.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (67.19%) Developer
2 23 (35.94%) Senior Developer
3 18 (28.13%) Java Developer
4 11 (17.19%) Oracle Developer
4 11 (17.19%) PL/SQL Developer
4 11 (17.19%) Senior Java Developer
4 11 (17.19%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 11 (17.19%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
4 11 (17.19%) Senior SQL Developer
4 11 (17.19%) SQL Developer
5 9 (14.06%) Low Latency Java Developer
6 8 (12.50%) Analyst
7 7 (10.94%) AWS Developer
7 7 (10.94%) Cloud Developer
7 7 (10.94%) Core Java Developer
7 7 (10.94%) E-Commerce Developer
7 7 (10.94%) Java E-Commerce Developer
7 7 (10.94%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
8 5 (7.81%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (7.81%) Telecoms Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.06%) .NET
1 9 (14.06%) Web Services
2 8 (12.50%) HTML
3 7 (10.94%) HTML5
4 6 (9.38%) .NET Framework
4 6 (9.38%) AngularJS
4 6 (9.38%) REST
5 5 (7.81%) CSS
5 5 (7.81%) WinForms
6 3 (4.69%) CSS3
7 2 (3.13%) Chai
7 2 (3.13%) Gherkin
7 2 (3.13%) LINQ
7 2 (3.13%) Murex Flex
7 2 (3.13%) RESTful
7 2 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (3.13%) XML
8 1 (1.56%) OpenGL
8 1 (1.56%) SOAP
8 1 (1.56%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.44%) Computer Science
2 8 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (10.94%) Statistics
4 6 (9.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (9.38%) User Experience
5 5 (7.81%) Credit Risk
5 5 (7.81%) Economics
5 5 (7.81%) Physics
6 3 (4.69%) Algorithms
6 3 (4.69%) Equities
6 3 (4.69%) Fixed Income
7 2 (3.13%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.56%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (1.56%) Applied Mathematics
8 1 (1.56%) Derivative
8 1 (1.56%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.56%) Market Risk
8 1 (1.56%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.81%) Linux
2 2 (3.13%) Unix
3 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.56%) Windows
3 1 (1.56%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (29.69%) TDD
3 13 (20.31%) E-Commerce
3 13 (20.31%) Performance Tuning
4 12 (18.75%) Kanban
4 12 (18.75%) Multithreading
5 11 (17.19%) Garbage Collection
5 11 (17.19%) Investment Management
5 11 (17.19%) Low Latency
6 10 (15.63%) Analytics
7 7 (10.94%) BDD
7 7 (10.94%) Concurrent Programming
8 5 (7.81%) Risk Management
9 4 (6.25%) Front End Development
9 4 (6.25%) Open Source
9 4 (6.25%) Scrum
9 4 (6.25%) Validation
10 3 (4.69%) DevOps
10 3 (4.69%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (4.69%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 32 (50.00%) SQL
2 28 (43.75%) C#
3 20 (31.25%) Python
4 19 (29.69%) Java
5 12 (18.75%) PL/SQL
6 8 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 7 (10.94%) MATLAB
7 7 (10.94%) R
8 6 (9.38%) VBA
9 5 (7.81%) VB
9 5 (7.81%) VB.NET
10 4 (6.25%) C++
11 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.56%) Assembly Language
12 1 (1.56%) C
12 1 (1.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (37.50%) Degree
2 5 (7.81%) PhD
3 1 (1.56%) SAS Certification
3 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.56%) HDFS
Vendors
1 17 (26.56%) Oracle
2 5 (7.81%) Tableau
3 2 (3.13%) Google
3 2 (3.13%) Murex
4 1 (1.56%) IBM
4 1 (1.56%) Mapinfo
4 1 (1.56%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.56%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.56%) Teradata
4 1 (1.56%) WorldPay