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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 140 167 152
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -15
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 19 35 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.57% 0.62% 0.96%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.47% 1.68% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 30 45
Median daily rate £475 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £248 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £628 £680
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.79% -8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £22.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +57.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.85 £15.25 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+23.62% -
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
1295 2084 2344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 38.62% 36.98% 38.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1067 1634 1786
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 33 33
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.95 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £57.85 £49.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.24 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+20.64% -8.82%

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 29 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 29 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 36 (72.00%) Finance
2 24 (48.00%) SQL
3 22 (44.00%) Java
3 22 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (42.00%) Banking
4 21 (42.00%) Degree
5 19 (38.00%) Computer Science
6 15 (30.00%) C#
7 13 (26.00%) TDD
8 11 (22.00%) Investment Banking
8 11 (22.00%) .NET
8 11 (22.00%) Games
9 9 (18.00%) C++
9 9 (18.00%) Python
9 9 (18.00%) VBA
9 9 (18.00%) RDBMS
9 9 (18.00%) Relational Database
10 8 (16.00%) REST
10 8 (16.00%) Kanban
10 8 (16.00%) MS Excel
10 8 (16.00%) Front Office
10 8 (16.00%) Telecoms
11 7 (14.00%) E-Commerce
11 7 (14.00%) Oracle
11 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
11 7 (14.00%) .NET Framework
11 7 (14.00%) Physics
11 7 (14.00%) Multithreading
11 7 (14.00%) Oracle Database
12 6 (12.00%) Low Latency

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 2 (4.00%) SAS
1 2 (4.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.00%) ArcGIS
2 1 (2.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS Project
2 1 (2.00%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) Network Security
1 1 (2.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) RDBMS
1 9 (18.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (14.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.00%) Big Data
4 3 (6.00%) Hadoop
5 2 (4.00%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.00%) DB2
6 1 (2.00%) GIS
6 1 (2.00%) MS Access
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (2.00%) QlikView
6 1 (2.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Selenium
2 1 (2.00%) Emacs
2 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 36 (72.00%) Finance
2 21 (42.00%) Banking
3 11 (22.00%) Games
3 11 (22.00%) Investment Banking
4 8 (16.00%) Front Office
4 8 (16.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.00%) Advertising
6 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.00%) Marketing
6 1 (2.00%) Retail
6 1 (2.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (70.00%) Developer
2 16 (32.00%) Java Developer
3 9 (18.00%) C# Developer
4 8 (16.00%) .NET Developer
4 8 (16.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Games Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Java Games Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Telecoms Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Telecoms Java Developer
5 7 (14.00%) Senior Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Quantitative Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (8.00%) C++ Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Qualitative Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Quantitative Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) AWS Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Core Java Developer
8 3 (6.00%) E-Commerce Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.00%) .NET
2 8 (16.00%) REST
3 7 (14.00%) .NET Framework
4 5 (10.00%) Web Services
4 5 (10.00%) WinForms
5 4 (8.00%) HTML
6 3 (6.00%) HTML5
7 2 (4.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (4.00%) Murex Flex
7 2 (4.00%) WPF
7 2 (4.00%) XML
8 1 (2.00%) CSS
8 1 (2.00%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (2.00%) jQuery
8 1 (2.00%) Middleware
8 1 (2.00%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (2.00%) SOAP
8 1 (2.00%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 19 (38.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (14.00%) Physics
3 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.00%) Statistics
5 3 (6.00%) Algorithms
5 3 (6.00%) Derivative
5 3 (6.00%) Fixed Income
5 3 (6.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (4.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 1 (2.00%) Applied Mathematics
7 1 (2.00%) Credit Risk
7 1 (2.00%) Data Structures
7 1 (2.00%) Economics
7 1 (2.00%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (2.00%) Hedge funds
7 1 (2.00%) Market Risk
7 1 (2.00%) Online Banking
7 1 (2.00%) User Experience
7 1 (2.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Linux
2 2 (4.00%) Unix
2 2 (4.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (26.00%) TDD
3 8 (16.00%) Kanban
4 7 (14.00%) E-Commerce
4 7 (14.00%) Multithreading
5 6 (12.00%) Analytics
5 6 (12.00%) Low Latency
5 6 (12.00%) Scrum
6 5 (10.00%) Garbage Collection
6 5 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 5 (10.00%) Validation
7 4 (8.00%) BDD
8 3 (6.00%) Concurrent Programming
8 3 (6.00%) Electronic Trading
8 3 (6.00%) OO
9 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (4.00%) Data Analytics
9 2 (4.00%) Data Modelling
9 2 (4.00%) Front End Development
9 2 (4.00%) Market Making
Programming Languages
1 24 (48.00%) SQL
2 22 (44.00%) Java
3 15 (30.00%) C#
4 9 (18.00%) C++
4 9 (18.00%) Python
4 9 (18.00%) VBA
5 6 (12.00%) VB.NET
6 5 (10.00%) VB
7 3 (6.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (6.00%) MATLAB
8 2 (4.00%) R
8 2 (4.00%) Scala
9 1 (2.00%) C
9 1 (2.00%) PHP
9 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.00%) Ruby
9 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (42.00%) Degree
2 6 (12.00%) PhD
3 1 (2.00%) SAS Certification
3 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Ambari
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) Oracle
2 3 (6.00%) Murex
3 2 (4.00%) Tableau
4 1 (2.00%) Hortonworks
4 1 (2.00%) IBM
4 1 (2.00%) Mapinfo
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.00%) Teradata
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