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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mathematics (Maths)
London / City of London
Rank 105 120 125
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +5
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 51 30 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.75% 1.00% 1.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.57% 2.48% 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 26 60
Median daily rate £500 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £359 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £663 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £334
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.88 £17.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +14.75%

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
1115 1209 1970
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 38.32% 40.37% 38.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 834 922 1549
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.13% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 20 27
Median hourly rate £21.75 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £13.00 £13.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £35.60 £22.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.71 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.96% +22.85%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017, 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 63 (63.64%) Finance
2 55 (55.56%) Degree
3 46 (46.46%) SQL
4 36 (36.36%) Analytics
5 34 (34.34%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (31.31%) C#
7 28 (28.28%) Java
7 28 (28.28%) Banking
7 28 (28.28%) Computer Science
8 27 (27.27%) SQL Server
9 25 (25.25%) .NET
10 24 (24.24%) TDD
10 24 (24.24%) Physics
10 24 (24.24%) Statistics
11 23 (23.23%) Equities
12 22 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
13 21 (21.21%) Front Office
14 18 (18.18%) Fixed Income
14 18 (18.18%) Investment Banking
14 18 (18.18%) Multithreading
14 18 (18.18%) Hadoop
15 17 (17.17%) R
15 17 (17.17%) Asset Management
16 16 (16.16%) Financial Institution
16 16 (16.16%) Python
16 16 (16.16%) Tableau
16 16 (16.16%) Big Data
17 15 (15.15%) Data Warehouse
17 15 (15.15%) Retail
18 14 (14.14%) Oracle

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 14 (14.14%) Apache Spark
2 9 (9.09%) Apache Pig
3 6 (6.06%) SAS
4 3 (3.03%) Apache
4 3 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.02%) Confluence
6 1 (1.01%) Drupal
6 1 (1.01%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.07%) SPSS
3 2 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.01%) MS Office
4 1 (1.01%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.05%) Google Analytics
3 3 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.02%) GitHub
5 1 (1.01%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (1.01%) Akamai
5 1 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.03%) FTP
2 1 (1.01%) Internet
2 1 (1.01%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 18 (18.18%) Hadoop
3 16 (16.16%) Big Data
4 15 (15.15%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (13.13%) MongoDB
5 13 (13.13%) NoSQL
6 12 (12.12%) Oracle Database
6 12 (12.12%) Oracle Database 11g
7 11 (11.11%) Relational Database
8 10 (10.10%) Apache Cassandra
9 9 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (8.08%) Data Lake
10 8 (8.08%) SQL Server 2014
10 8 (8.08%) SQL Server 2016
11 7 (7.07%) Apache Hive
11 7 (7.07%) Couchbase
12 5 (5.05%) HBase
12 5 (5.05%) Neo4j
12 5 (5.05%) RDBMS
13 3 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (12.12%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.07%) Bower
2 7 (7.07%) gulp
2 7 (7.07%) Karma Test Runner
2 7 (7.07%) Mocha
2 7 (7.07%) Protractor
2 7 (7.07%) Sinon.JS
2 7 (7.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (7.07%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.02%) Bitbucket
3 2 (2.02%) Gradle
3 2 (2.02%) JIRA
3 2 (2.02%) JUnit
3 2 (2.02%) Maven
3 2 (2.02%) Subversion
4 1 (1.01%) Grunt
4 1 (1.01%) Xcode
General
1 63 (63.64%) Finance
2 28 (28.28%) Banking
3 21 (21.21%) Front Office
4 18 (18.18%) Investment Banking
5 16 (16.16%) Financial Institution
6 15 (15.15%) Retail
7 11 (11.11%) Marketing
8 8 (8.08%) Legal
9 4 (4.04%) Billing
9 4 (4.04%) Games
10 2 (2.02%) Retail Banking
10 2 (2.02%) Telecoms
11 1 (1.01%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (1.01%) Law
11 1 (1.01%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (55.56%) Developer
2 22 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 20 (20.20%) Analyst
3 20 (20.20%) Java Developer
4 18 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 18 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (13.13%) Senior Developer
6 12 (12.12%) Senior Java Developer
7 8 (8.08%) Angular Developer
7 8 (8.08%) C# WPF Developer
7 8 (8.08%) WinForms Developer
7 8 (8.08%) WPF Developer
8 7 (7.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 7 (7.07%) Market Risk Developer
8 7 (7.07%) Market Risk Java Developer
9 6 (6.06%) Digital Analyst
9 6 (6.06%) Senior Market Risk Java Developer
10 5 (5.05%) Data Analyst
10 5 (5.05%) Data Scientist
10 5 (5.05%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (25.25%) .NET
2 11 (11.11%) HTML
3 10 (10.10%) CSS
4 9 (9.09%) .NET Framework
4 9 (9.09%) WinForms
5 8 (8.08%) AngularJS
5 8 (8.08%) HTML5
5 8 (8.08%) RESTful
5 8 (8.08%) WPF
6 7 (7.07%) Chai
6 7 (7.07%) CSS3
6 7 (7.07%) Gherkin
6 7 (7.07%) LINQ
6 7 (7.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (5.05%) REST
7 5 (5.05%) Web Services
8 3 (3.03%) jQuery
8 3 (3.03%) JSON
8 3 (3.03%) Kafka
8 3 (3.03%) Task Parallel Library
Miscellaneous
1 28 (28.28%) Computer Science
2 24 (24.24%) Physics
2 24 (24.24%) Statistics
3 23 (23.23%) Equities
4 22 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (18.18%) Fixed Income
6 13 (13.13%) User Experience
7 12 (12.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 11 (11.11%) Derivative
8 11 (11.11%) Economics
9 10 (10.10%) Market Risk
9 10 (10.10%) Visualisation
10 7 (7.07%) Algorithms
11 5 (5.05%) Credit Risk
11 5 (5.05%) Management Information System
12 4 (4.04%) Fintech
13 3 (3.03%) Data Extraction
13 3 (3.03%) Digital Media
14 2 (2.02%) OTC Derivatives
15 1 (1.01%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.05%) Linux
2 4 (4.04%) Unix
3 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.01%) CentOS
3 1 (1.01%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.01%) Windows
3 1 (1.01%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (36.36%) Analytics
2 34 (34.34%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (24.24%) TDD
4 18 (18.18%) Multithreading
5 17 (17.17%) Asset Management
6 14 (14.14%) DevOps
7 13 (13.13%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (11.11%) Concurrent Programming
9 10 (10.10%) Data Visualisation
9 10 (10.10%) E-Commerce
9 10 (10.10%) Risk Management
9 10 (10.10%) Scrum
9 10 (10.10%) Service Design
10 9 (9.09%) BDD
10 9 (9.09%) OOP
11 8 (8.08%) Data Analytics
11 8 (8.08%) ETL
11 8 (8.08%) MVC
11 8 (8.08%) MVVM
11 8 (8.08%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 46 (46.46%) SQL
2 31 (31.31%) C#
3 28 (28.28%) Java
4 17 (17.17%) R
5 16 (16.16%) Python
6 14 (14.14%) Scala
7 11 (11.11%) JavaScript
8 10 (10.10%) T-SQL
8 10 (10.10%) VBA
9 9 (9.09%) VB
9 9 (9.09%) VB.NET
10 8 (8.08%) C++
10 8 (8.08%) Haskell
11 7 (7.07%) MATLAB
12 6 (6.06%) Shell Script
13 3 (3.03%) PL/SQL
14 2 (2.02%) C
14 2 (2.02%) PHP
15 1 (1.01%) Assembly Language
15 1 (1.01%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 55 (55.56%) Degree
2 7 (7.07%) PhD
3 1 (1.01%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.01%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.04%) QA
2 3 (3.03%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.02%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.01%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (7.07%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.03%) HDFS
3 2 (2.02%) Docker
3 2 (2.02%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (3.03%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 16 (16.16%) Tableau
2 14 (14.14%) Oracle
3 8 (8.08%) Google
4 7 (7.07%) WorldPay
5 4 (4.04%) Siebel
6 3 (3.03%) Hortonworks
6 3 (3.03%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (3.03%) Sybase
7 2 (2.02%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.01%) Adobe
8 1 (1.01%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.01%) Omniture
8 1 (1.01%) Red Hat
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