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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 148 142 161
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +19
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 47 72 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.87% 1.14% 0.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.38% 3.02% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 51 22
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£500 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £450 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £650 £548
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Average hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £18.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +20.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £15.25 £12.42
% change year-on-year
- +22.78%
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
1973 2385 2360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 36.35% 37.89% 37.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1499 1789 1758
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 35 52
Average hourly rate £18.70 £22.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.88% +2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.26 £13.10 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £77.10 £41.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +1.17%

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 24 April 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 62 (56.36%) Degree
2 60 (54.55%) SQL
3 57 (51.82%) Finance
4 56 (50.91%) Computer Science
5 41 (37.27%) Java
6 39 (35.45%) Banking
7 31 (28.18%) Data Modelling
8 30 (27.27%) C#
9 29 (26.36%) Telecoms
10 26 (23.64%) Statistics
10 26 (23.64%) Analytics
11 25 (22.73%) Derivative
12 23 (20.91%) Relational Database
13 22 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
14 21 (19.09%) C++
15 20 (18.18%) UNIX
15 20 (18.18%) OO
15 20 (18.18%) RDBMS
16 18 (16.36%) SAS
16 18 (16.36%) Python
16 18 (16.36%) Physics
17 17 (15.45%) Low Latency
18 16 (14.55%) Multithreading
18 16 (14.55%) .NET
19 15 (13.64%) WPF
20 14 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
21 13 (11.82%) Oracle
22 12 (10.91%) SQL Server
22 12 (10.91%) Data Warehouse
22 12 (10.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 18 (16.36%) SAS
2 2 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (1.82%) Apache Pig
2 2 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (1.82%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.91%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (1.82%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.82%) MS Office
2 1 (0.91%) SPSS
2 1 (0.91%) PowerPivot
2 1 (0.91%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Summit
1 1 (0.91%) Hyperion Planning
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.91%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.91%) Firewall
1 1 (0.91%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (20.91%) Relational Database
2 20 (18.18%) RDBMS
3 12 (10.91%) SQL Server
3 12 (10.91%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (10.00%) QlikView
5 8 (7.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (7.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (5.45%) Big Data
6 6 (5.45%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (4.55%) Data Mining
8 4 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.73%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.82%) Apache Hive
10 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.91%) OLTP
11 1 (0.91%) DB2
11 1 (0.91%) OLAP
11 1 (0.91%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 2 (1.82%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.91%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.91%) Subversion
2 1 (0.91%) ReSharper
2 1 (0.91%) Git (software)
General
1 57 (51.82%) Finance
2 39 (35.45%) Banking
3 29 (26.36%) Telecoms
4 8 (7.27%) Front Office
5 4 (3.64%) Marketing
5 4 (3.64%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.82%) Advertising
6 2 (1.82%) Retail
7 1 (0.91%) Back Office
7 1 (0.91%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.91%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.91%) French Language
Job Titles
1 46 (41.82%) Developer
2 43 (39.09%) Analyst
3 27 (24.55%) Programmer
4 19 (17.27%) Analyst Programmer
4 19 (17.27%) Java Analyst Programmer
4 19 (17.27%) Java Programmer
5 12 (10.91%) Senior Developer
6 11 (10.00%) Data Analyst
7 10 (9.09%) Business Analyst
8 9 (8.18%) SQL Developer
8 9 (8.18%) PL/SQL Developer
8 9 (8.18%) Quantitative Developer
9 7 (6.36%) Oracle Developer
10 6 (5.45%) WPF Developer
10 6 (5.45%) .NET Developer
10 6 (5.45%) Senior .NET Developer
10 6 (5.45%) Data Modeller
11 5 (4.55%) Java Developer
11 5 (4.55%) C# Developer
11 5 (4.55%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.55%) .NET
2 15 (13.64%) WPF
3 7 (6.36%) Task Parallel Library
4 6 (5.45%) Reactive Extensions
4 6 (5.45%) HTML
5 5 (4.55%) LINQ
6 4 (3.64%) WCF
7 3 (2.73%) ASP.NET
7 3 (2.73%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (2.73%) HTML5
8 2 (1.82%) SciPy
8 2 (1.82%) Pandas
8 2 (1.82%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.82%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.82%) CSS
8 2 (1.82%) Swing
9 1 (0.91%) WinForms
9 1 (0.91%) jQuery
9 1 (0.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (0.91%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 56 (50.91%) Computer Science
2 26 (23.64%) Statistics
3 25 (22.73%) Derivative
4 22 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (16.36%) Physics
6 12 (10.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 9 (8.18%) Credit Risk
8 8 (7.27%) Spread Betting
9 6 (5.45%) Algorithms
10 4 (3.64%) Economics
11 3 (2.73%) Management Information System
11 3 (2.73%) Equities
12 2 (1.82%) Visualisation
12 2 (1.82%) Market Risk
12 2 (1.82%) Equity Derivative
12 2 (1.82%) Fixed Income
13 1 (0.91%) EPoS
13 1 (0.91%) Neural Network
13 1 (0.91%) Applied Mathematics
13 1 (0.91%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 20 (18.18%) UNIX
2 5 (4.55%) Windows
3 3 (2.73%) Linux
4 2 (1.82%) Android
5 1 (0.91%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (28.18%) Data Modelling
2 26 (23.64%) Analytics
3 20 (18.18%) OO
4 17 (15.45%) Low Latency
5 16 (14.55%) Multithreading
6 14 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (9.09%) TDD
8 9 (8.18%) Data Analysis
9 8 (7.27%) OOP
10 7 (6.36%) Waterfall
11 6 (5.45%) MVVM
11 6 (5.45%) Algorithmic Trading
11 6 (5.45%) OOA/OOD
12 5 (4.55%) FX Algorithmic Trading
12 5 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (4.55%) Monte Carlo Method
13 4 (3.64%) Validation
14 3 (2.73%) Software Engineering
14 3 (2.73%) Asset Management
14 3 (2.73%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (54.55%) SQL
2 41 (37.27%) Java
3 30 (27.27%) C#
4 21 (19.09%) C++
5 18 (16.36%) Python
6 10 (9.09%) VBA
7 9 (8.18%) PL/SQL
8 7 (6.36%) R
9 6 (5.45%) JavaScript
10 3 (2.73%) Scala
11 1 (0.91%) XQuery
11 1 (0.91%) Fortran
11 1 (0.91%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.91%) Perl
11 1 (0.91%) C
11 1 (0.91%) VB
11 1 (0.91%) Ruby
11 1 (0.91%) F#
11 1 (0.91%) Cython
11 1 (0.91%) IPython
Qualifications
1 62 (56.36%) Degree
2 7 (6.36%) PhD
3 3 (2.73%) ACCA
3 3 (2.73%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (11.82%) Oracle
2 7 (6.36%) Tableau
3 2 (1.82%) Hyperion
3 2 (1.82%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.91%) Misys
4 1 (0.91%) Business Objects
4 1 (0.91%) Sybase
4 1 (0.91%) Cadence
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Premier Engineering
Rate: £10 - £20 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £16 - £22 per hour
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + D.O.E
Posted: 18 days ago