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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 139 155 140
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -15
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 61 53 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.08% 0.78% 0.98%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.98% 2.05% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 33 45
Average daily rate
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£500 £550 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £282 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £360
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 9
Average hourly rate £10.50 £17.53 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.08% -6.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £14.03 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
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
2049 2585 2246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 36.32% 38.03% 36.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1625 1913 1725
Average daily rate £475 £475 £485
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 43 60
Average hourly rate £16.25 £20.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -6.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £13.84 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.03 £42.50 £66.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014, 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 59 (57.28%) Degree
2 54 (52.43%) Finance
3 50 (48.54%) Computer Science
4 47 (45.63%) SQL
5 28 (27.18%) Java
6 27 (26.21%) C#
7 25 (24.27%) Banking
8 23 (22.33%) Statistics
8 23 (22.33%) Analytics
9 19 (18.45%) Low Latency
10 18 (17.48%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (16.50%) Physics
11 17 (16.50%) Multithreading
11 17 (16.50%) Data Modelling
12 16 (15.53%) SAS
12 16 (15.53%) .NET
12 16 (15.53%) Front Office
13 15 (14.56%) C++
13 15 (14.56%) Oracle
13 15 (14.56%) Derivative
14 14 (13.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 13 (12.62%) OO
15 13 (12.62%) Python
15 13 (12.62%) Agile Software Development
16 12 (11.65%) QlikView
16 12 (11.65%) Algorithms
17 11 (10.68%) WPF
17 11 (10.68%) JavaScript
17 11 (10.68%) Telecoms
18 10 (9.71%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 16 (15.53%) SAS
2 4 (3.88%) Apache Pig
3 3 (2.91%) Apache
4 2 (1.94%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.94%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.94%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.94%) Zimbra
5 1 (0.97%) WorkSite
5 1 (0.97%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.97%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.97%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.97%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (9.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.88%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.91%) SPSS
4 1 (0.97%) MS Office
4 1 (0.97%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.97%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.77%) TCP/IP
2 6 (5.83%) Multicast
3 3 (2.91%) Internet
4 1 (0.97%) SSH
4 1 (0.97%) SSL
4 1 (0.97%) VPN
4 1 (0.97%) VoIP
4 1 (0.97%) Wireless
4 1 (0.97%) Firewall
4 1 (0.97%) Intranet
4 1 (0.97%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.65%) QlikView
2 9 (8.74%) Relational Database
2 9 (8.74%) SQL Server
3 8 (7.77%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (6.80%) Hadoop
4 7 (6.80%) Big Data
5 6 (5.83%) RDBMS
6 5 (4.85%) MySQL
6 5 (4.85%) Data Mining
7 4 (3.88%) Apache Hive
7 4 (3.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.91%) MS Access
9 2 (1.94%) Mahout
9 2 (1.94%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.94%) Impala
9 2 (1.94%) DB2
9 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Visual Studio
1 3 (2.91%) Toad
2 2 (1.94%) TeamCity
2 2 (1.94%) Subversion
3 1 (0.97%) ReSharper
3 1 (0.97%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.97%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 54 (52.43%) Finance
2 25 (24.27%) Banking
3 16 (15.53%) Front Office
4 11 (10.68%) Telecoms
5 6 (5.83%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.91%) Games
7 2 (1.94%) Law
7 2 (1.94%) Advertising
7 2 (1.94%) Marketing
7 2 (1.94%) Retail
8 1 (0.97%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.97%) French Language
8 1 (0.97%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 47 (45.63%) Developer
2 27 (26.21%) Analyst
3 12 (11.65%) Data Analyst
4 9 (8.74%) Java Developer
4 9 (8.74%) Programmer
5 8 (7.77%) C# Developer
5 8 (7.77%) SQL Developer
5 8 (7.77%) Quantitative Developer
6 7 (6.80%) PL/SQL Developer
7 6 (5.83%) Business Analyst
7 6 (5.83%) Junior
7 6 (5.83%) Senior Developer
8 5 (4.85%) C++ Developer
8 5 (4.85%) Oracle Developer
8 5 (4.85%) Java Analyst Programmer
8 5 (4.85%) Data Modeller
8 5 (4.85%) Java Programmer
8 5 (4.85%) Analyst Programmer
8 5 (4.85%) WPF Developer
9 4 (3.88%) C++ Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (15.53%) .NET
2 11 (10.68%) WPF
3 6 (5.83%) HTML
4 5 (4.85%) HTML5
5 4 (3.88%) Reactive Extensions
5 4 (3.88%) XML
6 3 (2.91%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (2.91%) LINQ
6 3 (2.91%) ASP.NET
6 3 (2.91%) Middleware
7 2 (1.94%) WCF
7 2 (1.94%) WinForms
8 1 (0.97%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.97%) Apache Flex
8 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.97%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 1 (0.97%) CSS
8 1 (0.97%) STL
8 1 (0.97%) Web Services
8 1 (0.97%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 50 (48.54%) Computer Science
2 23 (22.33%) Statistics
3 18 (17.48%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (16.50%) Physics
5 15 (14.56%) Derivative
6 14 (13.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 12 (11.65%) Algorithms
8 6 (5.83%) TWAP
8 6 (5.83%) Visualisation
8 6 (5.83%) VWAP
9 5 (4.85%) Credit Risk
9 5 (4.85%) Fixed Income
9 5 (4.85%) Equities
9 5 (4.85%) User Experience
10 4 (3.88%) Market Risk
10 4 (3.88%) Spread Betting
10 4 (3.88%) Equity Derivative
10 4 (3.88%) Economics
11 3 (2.91%) Data Extraction
11 3 (2.91%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.71%) UNIX
1 10 (9.71%) Linux
2 9 (8.74%) Windows
3 2 (1.94%) Scientific Linux
4 1 (0.97%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.97%) Android
4 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.97%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (22.33%) Analytics
2 19 (18.45%) Low Latency
3 17 (16.50%) Multithreading
3 17 (16.50%) Data Modelling
4 13 (12.62%) OO
4 13 (12.62%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (9.71%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (9.71%) Algorithmic Trading
6 8 (7.77%) E-Commerce
7 7 (6.80%) Data Analysis
7 7 (6.80%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (6.80%) Risk Management
7 7 (6.80%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (5.83%) Software Engineering
9 5 (4.85%) OOP
9 5 (4.85%) Validation
9 5 (4.85%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (3.88%) Change Control
10 4 (3.88%) Risk Assessment
10 4 (3.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 47 (45.63%) SQL
2 28 (27.18%) Java
3 27 (26.21%) C#
4 15 (14.56%) C++
5 13 (12.62%) Python
6 11 (10.68%) JavaScript
7 10 (9.71%) R
8 8 (7.77%) PL/SQL
8 8 (7.77%) VBA
9 4 (3.88%) VBScript
9 4 (3.88%) C
10 3 (2.91%) Ruby
10 3 (2.91%) VB
11 2 (1.94%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.94%) Scala
12 1 (0.97%) VB6
12 1 (0.97%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.97%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.97%) Perl
12 1 (0.97%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 59 (57.28%) Degree
2 8 (7.77%) PhD
3 2 (1.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.94%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.94%) RHCE
3 2 (1.94%) CCNA
3 2 (1.94%) ISEB
3 2 (1.94%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.94%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.94%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (0.97%) MOS
4 1 (0.97%) MCTS
4 1 (0.97%) MCITP
4 1 (0.97%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.97%) MCSE
4 1 (0.97%) MCSA
4 1 (0.97%) MCP
4 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.88%) QA
2 1 (0.97%) Basel II
2 1 (0.97%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (1.94%) NFS
2 1 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.97%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.97%) HDFS
2 1 (0.97%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (0.97%) SCCM
1 1 (0.97%) Oozie
1 1 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (14.56%) Oracle
2 10 (9.71%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.94%) Tableau
3 2 (1.94%) Veeam
4 1 (0.97%) DataSynapse
4 1 (0.97%) LANDesk
4 1 (0.97%) Sybase
4 1 (0.97%) Business Objects
4 1 (0.97%) Citrix
4 1 (0.97%) Misys
4 1 (0.97%) Cisco
4 1 (0.97%) ESRI
4 1 (0.97%) Ab Initio
4 1 (0.97%) VMware
4 1 (0.97%) Cadence
4 1 (0.97%) Teradata
4 1 (0.97%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (0.97%) Lotus
4 1 (0.97%) Talend
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