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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 137 155 160
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +5
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 61 47 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.14% 0.81% 0.91%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.98% 2.24% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 33 39
Average daily rate
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£525 £513 £530
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% -3.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £328 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £660
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £295 £325
% change year-on-year
+27.11% -9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £27.70 £16.56 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.28% -5.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.62 £15.51 £14.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.78 £17.60 £21.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £15.25 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+24.59% +17.30%
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
2046 2102 2798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 38.07% 36.15% 38.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1613 1478 2063
Average daily rate £475 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 45 64
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £12.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.05 £36.50 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% +14.28%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mathematics across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 August 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mathematics across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Mathematics Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Mathematics 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 Mathematics.

1 58 (61.05%) Degree
2 49 (51.58%) SQL
2 49 (51.58%) Finance
3 37 (38.95%) Computer Science
4 32 (33.68%) Banking
5 29 (30.53%) C#
5 29 (30.53%) Java
6 28 (29.47%) Physics
7 25 (26.32%) Statistics
8 24 (25.26%) C++
8 24 (25.26%) Python
9 23 (24.21%) Analytics
10 22 (23.16%) Analytical Skills
11 21 (22.11%) SQL Server
12 18 (18.95%) R
12 18 (18.95%) Relational Database
13 16 (16.84%) .NET
14 15 (15.79%) VBA
15 14 (14.74%) Front Office
15 14 (14.74%) Derivative
16 13 (13.68%) WPF
16 13 (13.68%) Multithreading
16 13 (13.68%) Telecoms
16 13 (13.68%) MS Excel
17 12 (12.63%) SDLC
18 11 (11.58%) RDBMS
18 11 (11.58%) Microsoft
18 11 (11.58%) TDD
19 10 (10.53%) Statistical Analysis
19 10 (10.53%) Credit Risk

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Mathematics 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 Mathematics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.21%) SAS
2 2 (2.11%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (13.68%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (4.21%) Maple
3 4 (4.21%) LaTeX
3 4 (4.21%) Mathematica
4 3 (3.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (1.05%) Towers Watson Igloo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.05%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (22.11%) SQL Server
2 18 (18.95%) Relational Database
3 11 (11.58%) RDBMS
4 7 (7.37%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (6.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (4.21%) Data Mining
8 3 (3.16%) Big Data
9 2 (2.11%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (2.11%) Hadoop
9 2 (2.11%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (2.11%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (2.11%) Essbase
9 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (2.11%) Hyperion Smart View
10 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.05%) KDB
10 1 (1.05%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 1 (1.05%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Subversion
1 2 (2.11%) Maven
1 2 (2.11%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.05%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.05%) Gradle
2 1 (1.05%) JIRA
2 1 (1.05%) PVCS
2 1 (1.05%) Bugzilla
2 1 (1.05%) NUnit
General
1 49 (51.58%) Finance
2 32 (33.68%) Banking
3 14 (14.74%) Front Office
4 13 (13.68%) Telecoms
5 7 (7.37%) Investment Banking
6 3 (3.16%) Marketing
6 3 (3.16%) Retail
7 2 (2.11%) Advertising
7 2 (2.11%) Back Office
8 1 (1.05%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.05%) Games
Job Titles
1 40 (42.11%) Developer
2 37 (38.95%) Analyst
3 11 (11.58%) Programmer
3 11 (11.58%) Quantitative Developer
4 9 (9.47%) Java Analyst Programmer
4 9 (9.47%) Java Programmer
4 9 (9.47%) Analyst Programmer
5 8 (8.42%) Python Developer
6 6 (6.32%) Quantitative Analyst
6 6 (6.32%) .NET Developer
6 6 (6.32%) WPF Developer
6 6 (6.32%) Data Analyst
7 5 (5.26%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.26%) Senior WPF Developer
8 4 (4.21%) Java Developer
8 4 (4.21%) C# Developer
9 3 (3.16%) Applications Support
9 3 (3.16%) Systems Support
9 3 (3.16%) Architect
9 3 (3.16%) RAD Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (16.84%) .NET
2 13 (13.68%) WPF
3 7 (7.37%) SciPy
3 7 (7.37%) NumPy
3 7 (7.37%) Pandas
4 6 (6.32%) LINQ
5 5 (5.26%) Django
5 5 (5.26%) ASP.NET
5 5 (5.26%) WCF
5 5 (5.26%) Reactive Extensions
6 4 (4.21%) Unity DI Container
7 3 (3.16%) AngularJS
7 3 (3.16%) REST
7 3 (3.16%) HTML
7 3 (3.16%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (2.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (2.11%) Web Services
8 2 (2.11%) XML
8 2 (2.11%) Swing
8 2 (2.11%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 37 (38.95%) Computer Science
2 28 (29.47%) Physics
3 25 (26.32%) Statistics
4 22 (23.16%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (14.74%) Derivative
6 10 (10.53%) Credit Risk
7 9 (9.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (2.11%) Spread Betting
8 2 (2.11%) Credit Derivative
8 2 (2.11%) Market Risk
8 2 (2.11%) Visualisation
8 2 (2.11%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.05%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.05%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.05%) Social Media
9 1 (1.05%) Hedge funds
9 1 (1.05%) Data Extraction
9 1 (1.05%) Neural Network
9 1 (1.05%) Economics
9 1 (1.05%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.53%) UNIX
2 5 (5.26%) Windows
3 4 (4.21%) Linux
4 1 (1.05%) Android
4 1 (1.05%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (24.21%) Analytics
2 13 (13.68%) Multithreading
3 12 (12.63%) SDLC
4 11 (11.58%) TDD
5 10 (10.53%) Statistical Analysis
6 9 (9.47%) OO
6 9 (9.47%) Data Modelling
6 9 (9.47%) Validation
6 9 (9.47%) Low Latency
7 6 (6.32%) Algorithmic Trading
8 5 (5.26%) Web Development
8 5 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (5.26%) Data Analytics
8 5 (5.26%) MVVM
8 5 (5.26%) Time Series Analysis
8 5 (5.26%) Functional Programming
9 4 (4.21%) FX Algorithmic Trading
9 4 (4.21%) Customer Insight
9 4 (4.21%) Statistical Modelling
9 4 (4.21%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 49 (51.58%) SQL
2 29 (30.53%) C#
2 29 (30.53%) Java
3 24 (25.26%) C++
3 24 (25.26%) Python
4 18 (18.95%) R
5 15 (15.79%) VBA
6 6 (6.32%) T-SQL
7 5 (5.26%) Perl
7 5 (5.26%) C
8 4 (4.21%) Ruby
9 3 (3.16%) MATLAB
9 3 (3.16%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.05%) PHP
10 1 (1.05%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.05%) Korn
10 1 (1.05%) F#
10 1 (1.05%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 58 (61.05%) Degree
2 5 (5.26%) PhD
3 3 (3.16%) ACCA
3 3 (3.16%) CIMA
4 2 (2.11%) Postgraduate
4 2 (2.11%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.11%) ISEB
5 1 (1.05%) CISSP
5 1 (1.05%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.05%) GIAC
5 1 (1.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (1.05%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.05%) FATCA
2 1 (1.05%) Basel II
2 1 (1.05%) IAS 39
System Software
1 1 (1.05%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.05%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 1 (1.05%) Snort
1 1 (1.05%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (11.58%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.42%) Oracle
3 4 (4.21%) WorldPay
4 2 (2.11%) HP
4 2 (2.11%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.05%) Symantec
5 1 (1.05%) Perforce
5 1 (1.05%) Sourcefire
5 1 (1.05%) Netezza
5 1 (1.05%) Splunk
5 1 (1.05%) ArcSight
5 1 (1.05%) LogLogic
5 1 (1.05%) Vertica
5 1 (1.05%) Sybase
5 1 (1.05%) Murex
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