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 3 May 2016 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 149 158 139
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -19
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 16 40 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.46% 0.73% 1.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.24% 1.96% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 38 52
Median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £250 £428
10% offered a daily rate of more than £668 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £389 £385
% change year-on-year
-9.96% +0.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +64.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+14.75% -
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
1291 2043 2434
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 37.00% 37.23% 38.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1050 1562 1818
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 31 38
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.56 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £69.40 £45.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.38
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -6.74%

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 3 May 2016.

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 3 May 2016, 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 35 (71.43%) Finance
2 29 (59.18%) SQL
3 25 (51.02%) Degree
4 23 (46.94%) Banking
5 21 (42.86%) Java
6 20 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (40.82%) Computer Science
7 13 (26.53%) .NET
8 12 (24.49%) C#
9 11 (22.45%) RDBMS
9 11 (22.45%) Games
9 11 (22.45%) Investment Banking
9 11 (22.45%) Relational Database
10 10 (20.41%) REST
10 10 (20.41%) Python
10 10 (20.41%) Telecoms
11 9 (18.37%) MS Excel
11 9 (18.37%) VBA
11 9 (18.37%) C++
11 9 (18.37%) Physics
12 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
12 8 (16.33%) Front Office
13 7 (14.29%) Oracle
13 7 (14.29%) .NET Framework
13 7 (14.29%) Oracle Database
14 6 (12.24%) Oracle Database 11g
14 6 (12.24%) Scrum
14 6 (12.24%) TDD
14 6 (12.24%) VB.NET
14 6 (12.24%) HTML

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 3 (6.12%) Node.js
2 2 (4.08%) SAS
2 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.04%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.04%) ArcGIS
3 1 (2.04%) Confluence
3 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (18.37%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS Project
2 1 (2.04%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Intranet
1 1 (2.04%) Network Security
1 1 (2.04%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.45%) RDBMS
1 11 (22.45%) Relational Database
2 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
3 7 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 6 (12.24%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (8.16%) Big Data
7 2 (4.08%) Hadoop
8 1 (2.04%) Apache Hive
8 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.04%) GIS
8 1 (2.04%) MS Access
8 1 (2.04%) PowerPivot
8 1 (2.04%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (2.04%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.08%) Protractor
3 1 (2.04%) Emacs
3 1 (2.04%) JIRA
3 1 (2.04%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 35 (71.43%) Finance
2 23 (46.94%) Banking
3 11 (22.45%) Games
3 11 (22.45%) Investment Banking
4 10 (20.41%) Telecoms
5 8 (16.33%) Front Office
6 2 (4.08%) Electronics
6 2 (4.08%) Legal
7 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
7 1 (2.04%) Retail
7 1 (2.04%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (67.35%) Developer
2 13 (26.53%) Java Developer
3 10 (20.41%) Games Developer
3 10 (20.41%) Java Games Developer
3 10 (20.41%) Telecoms Developer
3 10 (20.41%) Telecoms Java Developer
4 9 (18.37%) C# Developer
5 8 (16.33%) .NET Developer
5 8 (16.33%) Analyst
5 8 (16.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Quantitative Developer
7 4 (8.16%) C++ Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Qualitative Analyst
7 4 (8.16%) Quantitative Analyst
7 4 (8.16%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.12%) C++ Quantitative Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Junior
9 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) Junior C# Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.53%) .NET
2 10 (20.41%) REST
3 7 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 6 (12.24%) HTML
5 5 (10.20%) HTML5
5 5 (10.20%) WinForms
6 3 (6.12%) AngularJS
6 3 (6.12%) CSS
6 3 (6.12%) jQuery
7 2 (4.08%) WPF
7 2 (4.08%) XML
8 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.04%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (2.04%) Middleware
8 1 (2.04%) Murex Flex
8 1 (2.04%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 1 (2.04%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (2.04%) Unity DI Container
8 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (40.82%) Computer Science
2 9 (18.37%) Physics
3 4 (8.16%) Derivative
4 3 (6.12%) Algorithms
4 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.12%) Fixed Income
4 3 (6.12%) Statistics
5 2 (4.08%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (4.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (4.08%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 1 (2.04%) Applied Mathematics
6 1 (2.04%) Credit Risk
6 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.04%) Economics
6 1 (2.04%) Grid Computing
6 1 (2.04%) Hedge funds
6 1 (2.04%) Market Risk
6 1 (2.04%) Online Banking
6 1 (2.04%) Reinsurance
6 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Linux
2 2 (4.08%) Unix
2 2 (4.08%) Windows
3 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (12.24%) Scrum
2 6 (12.24%) TDD
3 5 (10.20%) Analytics
3 5 (10.20%) Validation
4 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (8.16%) Risk Management
5 3 (6.12%) Data Modelling
5 3 (6.12%) Electronic Trading
5 3 (6.12%) Multithreading
5 3 (6.12%) OO
6 2 (4.08%) BDD
6 2 (4.08%) Data Analysis
6 2 (4.08%) Kanban
6 2 (4.08%) Low Latency
6 2 (4.08%) Market Making
6 2 (4.08%) SDLC
6 2 (4.08%) Workflow
7 1 (2.04%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.04%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 29 (59.18%) SQL
2 21 (42.86%) Java
3 12 (24.49%) C#
4 10 (20.41%) Python
5 9 (18.37%) C++
5 9 (18.37%) VBA
6 6 (12.24%) VB.NET
7 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
7 5 (10.20%) VB
8 3 (6.12%) MATLAB
9 2 (4.08%) C
9 2 (4.08%) R
9 2 (4.08%) Scala
9 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.04%) PHP
10 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (51.02%) Degree
2 6 (12.24%) PhD
3 1 (2.04%) MBA
3 1 (2.04%) SAS Certification
3 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) QA
2 2 (4.08%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) HDFS
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Ambari
Vendors
1 7 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.08%) Murex
3 1 (2.04%) Hortonworks
3 1 (2.04%) IBM
3 1 (2.04%) Mapinfo
3 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.04%) Tableau
3 1 (2.04%) WorldPay
City, London
Harris Rubbert Associates
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago