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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 152 157 143
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 52 51 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.87% 0.86% 1.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.32% 2.29% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 37 52
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£500 £500 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £400 £449
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.07% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Average hourly rate £16.35 £16.56 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% -5.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.47 £15.51 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.51 £17.60 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.63 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +20.19%
Mathematics
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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
2240 2227 2743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 37.69% 37.75% 38.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1794 1618 2021
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £277 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £635
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 43 70
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.75 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.05 £41.60 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.27% +8.75%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 29 July 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 55 (57.29%) Degree
2 51 (53.13%) SQL
3 49 (51.04%) Finance
4 36 (37.50%) Computer Science
5 34 (35.42%) Banking
6 33 (34.38%) Java
7 32 (33.33%) C#
8 27 (28.13%) Statistics
9 23 (23.96%) Analytics
10 22 (22.92%) SQL Server
11 21 (21.88%) Physics
11 21 (21.88%) Relational Database
12 20 (20.83%) Multithreading
12 20 (20.83%) .NET
12 20 (20.83%) Python
13 19 (19.79%) Analytical Skills
14 18 (18.75%) C++
14 18 (18.75%) Telecoms
14 18 (18.75%) WPF
15 17 (17.71%) R
15 17 (17.71%) SDLC
16 16 (16.67%) Derivative
17 15 (15.63%) TDD
17 15 (15.63%) VBA
17 15 (15.63%) OO
17 15 (15.63%) UNIX
17 15 (15.63%) Data Modelling
17 15 (15.63%) RDBMS
18 12 (12.50%) Front Office
18 12 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 6 (6.25%) SAS
2 2 (2.08%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.04%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.04%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 11 (11.46%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.17%) MS Office
2 4 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.13%) Maple
3 3 (3.13%) LaTeX
3 3 (3.13%) Mathematica
4 1 (1.04%) SPSS
4 1 (1.04%) Weka
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Hyperion Planning
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.04%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (22.92%) SQL Server
2 21 (21.88%) Relational Database
3 15 (15.63%) RDBMS
4 12 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (7.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (7.29%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (6.25%) Data Mining
6 6 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (4.17%) Big Data
7 4 (4.17%) Hadoop
8 3 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (2.08%) Essbase
9 2 (2.08%) Hyperion Smart View
10 1 (1.04%) Impala
10 1 (1.04%) Apache Hive
10 1 (1.04%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.04%) HBase
Development Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Subversion
2 1 (1.04%) JIRA
2 1 (1.04%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.04%) Bugzilla
General
1 49 (51.04%) Finance
2 34 (35.42%) Banking
3 18 (18.75%) Telecoms
4 12 (12.50%) Front Office
5 5 (5.21%) Investment Banking
6 4 (4.17%) Marketing
7 2 (2.08%) Back Office
7 2 (2.08%) Retail
7 2 (2.08%) Advertising
8 1 (1.04%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 41 (42.71%) Developer
2 40 (41.67%) Analyst
3 17 (17.71%) Programmer
4 14 (14.58%) Analyst Programmer
4 14 (14.58%) Java Analyst Programmer
4 14 (14.58%) Java Programmer
5 12 (12.50%) .NET Developer
6 11 (11.46%) Senior Developer
7 7 (7.29%) Data Analyst
7 7 (7.29%) Quantitative Developer
8 6 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
8 6 (6.25%) WPF Developer
9 5 (5.21%) UI Programmer
9 5 (5.21%) UI Developer
9 5 (5.21%) Senior UI Developer
9 5 (5.21%) Senior WPF Developer
10 4 (4.17%) Python Developer
10 4 (4.17%) C# Developer
10 4 (4.17%) Business Analyst
11 3 (3.13%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (20.83%) .NET
2 18 (18.75%) WPF
3 8 (8.33%) WCF
4 6 (6.25%) Task Parallel Library
4 6 (6.25%) LINQ
4 6 (6.25%) ASP.NET
5 5 (5.21%) Reactive Extensions
6 4 (4.17%) HTML
6 4 (4.17%) SciPy
6 4 (4.17%) Unity DI Container
6 4 (4.17%) Pandas
7 3 (3.13%) NumPy
7 3 (3.13%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (3.13%) Django
8 2 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (2.08%) Web Services
8 2 (2.08%) XML
8 2 (2.08%) Swing
8 2 (2.08%) XML Schema
8 2 (2.08%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 36 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 27 (28.13%) Statistics
3 21 (21.88%) Physics
4 19 (19.79%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (16.67%) Derivative
6 9 (9.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 9 (9.38%) Credit Risk
7 3 (3.13%) Market Risk
7 3 (3.13%) Algorithms
7 3 (3.13%) Visualisation
7 3 (3.13%) Economics
7 3 (3.13%) Spread Betting
8 1 (1.04%) Applied Mathematics
8 1 (1.04%) EPoS
8 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.04%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.04%) Equities
8 1 (1.04%) Neural Network
8 1 (1.04%) Social Media
8 1 (1.04%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (15.63%) UNIX
2 9 (9.38%) Windows
3 3 (3.13%) Linux
4 1 (1.04%) Android
4 1 (1.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (23.96%) Analytics
2 20 (20.83%) Multithreading
3 17 (17.71%) SDLC
4 15 (15.63%) OO
4 15 (15.63%) Data Modelling
4 15 (15.63%) TDD
5 10 (10.42%) Statistical Analysis
5 10 (10.42%) Low Latency
5 10 (10.42%) MVVM
6 9 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (7.29%) Waterfall
8 6 (6.25%) Algorithmic Trading
8 6 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
9 5 (5.21%) Validation
9 5 (5.21%) FX Algorithmic Trading
10 4 (4.17%) Time Series Analysis
10 4 (4.17%) Data Analytics
10 4 (4.17%) RAD
10 4 (4.17%) E-Commerce
10 4 (4.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 51 (53.13%) SQL
2 33 (34.38%) Java
3 32 (33.33%) C#
4 20 (20.83%) Python
5 18 (18.75%) C++
6 17 (17.71%) R
7 15 (15.63%) VBA
8 6 (6.25%) T-SQL
9 4 (4.17%) Perl
10 3 (3.13%) VB.NET
10 3 (3.13%) C
10 3 (3.13%) MATLAB
10 3 (3.13%) Ruby
11 1 (1.04%) Korn
11 1 (1.04%) F#
11 1 (1.04%) Fortran
11 1 (1.04%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.04%) PHP
11 1 (1.04%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 55 (57.29%) Degree
2 4 (4.17%) PhD
2 4 (4.17%) ACCA
2 4 (4.17%) CIMA
3 2 (2.08%) Postgraduate
3 2 (2.08%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.08%) ISEB
4 1 (1.04%) CISSP
4 1 (1.04%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.04%) GIAC
4 1 (1.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) QA
2 1 (1.04%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.04%) FATCA
2 1 (1.04%) Basel II
2 1 (1.04%) IAS 39
System Software
1 1 (1.04%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.04%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 1 (1.04%) Snort
1 1 (1.04%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.04%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (9.38%) Oracle
2 8 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.21%) Tableau
4 3 (3.13%) WorldPay
4 3 (3.13%) Hyperion
5 2 (2.08%) HP
6 1 (1.04%) Vertica
6 1 (1.04%) Symantec
6 1 (1.04%) Perforce
6 1 (1.04%) Sourcefire
6 1 (1.04%) Netezza
6 1 (1.04%) ArcSight
6 1 (1.04%) LogLogic
6 1 (1.04%) Murex
6 1 (1.04%) Sybase
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Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
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