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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mathematics (Maths)
London / City of London
Rank 105 120 121
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +1
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 41 34 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.41% 1.07% 1.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.76% 2.66% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 31 70
Median daily rate £475 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £330 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £663 £725 £628
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £21.75 £14.48
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.20%

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
1091 1280 2018
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 37.43% 40.13% 39.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 827 990 1586
Median daily rate £500 £500 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 30 33
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.75 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.77% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.27 £12.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £31.68 £27.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 49 (56.98%) Finance
2 45 (52.33%) Degree
3 34 (39.53%) SQL
4 32 (37.21%) Analytics
5 29 (33.72%) Java
6 28 (32.56%) Computer Science
7 27 (31.40%) Banking
8 26 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (27.91%) C#
10 22 (25.58%) Physics
11 21 (24.42%) Statistics
11 21 (24.42%) Front Office
12 19 (22.09%) .NET
12 19 (22.09%) SQL Server
13 17 (19.77%) Python
13 17 (19.77%) Investment Banking
13 17 (19.77%) Hadoop
13 17 (19.77%) Apache Spark
14 16 (18.60%) Scala
14 16 (18.60%) Multithreading
14 16 (18.60%) Big Data
14 16 (18.60%) Oracle
15 14 (16.28%) TDD
15 14 (16.28%) Equities
15 14 (16.28%) Derivative
15 14 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
16 12 (13.95%) Oracle Database 11g
16 12 (13.95%) Oracle Database
16 12 (13.95%) PhD
17 11 (12.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

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 17 (19.77%) Apache Spark
2 9 (10.47%) Apache Pig
3 5 (5.81%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (4.65%) SAS
5 3 (3.49%) Apache
5 3 (3.49%) Confluence
6 1 (1.16%) Drupal
6 1 (1.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (11.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.33%) SPSS
3 1 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.65%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.16%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (1.16%) Akamai
3 1 (1.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.16%) Internet
1 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (22.09%) SQL Server
2 17 (19.77%) Hadoop
3 16 (18.60%) Big Data
4 12 (13.95%) Oracle Database
4 12 (13.95%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (11.63%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (10.47%) Relational Database
6 9 (10.47%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (9.30%) Data Lake
7 8 (9.30%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (9.30%) MongoDB
7 8 (9.30%) NoSQL
7 8 (9.30%) SQL Server 2014
7 8 (9.30%) SQL Server 2016
8 5 (5.81%) HBase
8 5 (5.81%) Neo4j
8 5 (5.81%) RDBMS
9 4 (4.65%) Apache Hive
10 3 (3.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (3.49%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 8 (9.30%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.49%) JIRA
2 3 (3.49%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (2.33%) Bower
3 2 (2.33%) gulp
3 2 (2.33%) Mocha
3 2 (2.33%) Protractor
3 2 (2.33%) Sinon.JS
3 2 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.33%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.16%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.16%) Grunt
4 1 (1.16%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.16%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.16%) Subversion
4 1 (1.16%) Xcode
General
1 49 (56.98%) Finance
2 27 (31.40%) Banking
3 21 (24.42%) Front Office
4 17 (19.77%) Investment Banking
5 7 (8.14%) Retail
6 6 (6.98%) Financial Institution
6 6 (6.98%) Marketing
7 4 (4.65%) Billing
8 3 (3.49%) Games
9 2 (2.33%) Legal
9 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
10 1 (1.16%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (1.16%) Electronics
10 1 (1.16%) Law
10 1 (1.16%) Retail Banking
10 1 (1.16%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (54.65%) Developer
2 20 (23.26%) C# Developer
3 19 (22.09%) Java Developer
4 17 (19.77%) .NET Developer
4 17 (19.77%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (13.95%) Analyst
5 12 (13.95%) Senior Developer
6 11 (12.79%) Data Scientist
7 10 (11.63%) Senior Java Developer
8 8 (9.30%) C# WPF Developer
8 8 (9.30%) WinForms Developer
8 8 (9.30%) WPF Developer
9 7 (8.14%) Market Risk Developer
9 7 (8.14%) Market Risk Java Developer
10 6 (6.98%) Senior Market Risk Java Developer
11 5 (5.81%) Quantitative Developer
12 4 (4.65%) C++ Developer
12 4 (4.65%) C++ Quantitative Developer
12 4 (4.65%) Designer
12 4 (4.65%) Siebel Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (22.09%) .NET
2 9 (10.47%) .NET Framework
2 9 (10.47%) WinForms
3 8 (9.30%) WPF
4 6 (6.98%) HTML
5 5 (5.81%) AngularJS
5 5 (5.81%) CSS
5 5 (5.81%) REST
6 4 (4.65%) HTML5
6 4 (4.65%) Web Services
7 3 (3.49%) Akka
7 3 (3.49%) CSS3
7 3 (3.49%) D3.js
7 3 (3.49%) JSON
7 3 (3.49%) Kafka
7 3 (3.49%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 3 (3.49%) RESTful
7 3 (3.49%) scikit-learn
7 3 (3.49%) Task Parallel Library
8 2 (2.33%) Chai
Miscellaneous
1 28 (32.56%) Computer Science
2 22 (25.58%) Physics
3 21 (24.42%) Statistics
4 14 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (16.28%) Derivative
4 14 (16.28%) Equities
5 11 (12.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 10 (11.63%) Fixed Income
6 10 (11.63%) Market Risk
7 7 (8.14%) Algorithms
8 6 (6.98%) User Experience
9 5 (5.81%) Credit Risk
9 5 (5.81%) Fintech
9 5 (5.81%) Visualisation
10 4 (4.65%) Economics
11 3 (3.49%) Artificial Intelligence
11 3 (3.49%) OTC Derivatives
12 2 (2.33%) Credit Derivative
12 2 (2.33%) Mainframe
12 2 (2.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.81%) Unix
2 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.16%) CentOS
2 1 (1.16%) Linux
2 1 (1.16%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.16%) Windows
2 1 (1.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (37.21%) Analytics
2 26 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (18.60%) Multithreading
4 14 (16.28%) TDD
5 10 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (11.63%) Data Analytics
5 10 (11.63%) Machine Learning
5 10 (11.63%) Scrum
5 10 (11.63%) Software Engineering
6 9 (10.47%) Asset Management
7 8 (9.30%) Concurrent Programming
7 8 (9.30%) E-Commerce
7 8 (9.30%) MVVM
7 8 (9.30%) Risk Management
8 6 (6.98%) DevOps
9 5 (5.81%) BDD
9 5 (5.81%) Business Analysis
9 5 (5.81%) Data Modelling
9 5 (5.81%) Open Source
9 5 (5.81%) Operations Research
Programming Languages
1 34 (39.53%) SQL
2 29 (33.72%) Java
3 24 (27.91%) C#
4 17 (19.77%) Python
5 16 (18.60%) Scala
6 11 (12.79%) R
7 10 (11.63%) T-SQL
8 9 (10.47%) VB
8 9 (10.47%) VB.NET
8 9 (10.47%) VBA
9 8 (9.30%) C++
9 8 (9.30%) Haskell
10 5 (5.81%) JavaScript
11 4 (4.65%) MATLAB
12 3 (3.49%) PL/SQL
12 3 (3.49%) Shell Script
13 2 (2.33%) PHP
14 1 (1.16%) Apple Swift
14 1 (1.16%) C
14 1 (1.16%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 45 (52.33%) Degree
2 12 (13.95%) PhD
3 1 (1.16%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.65%) QA
2 3 (3.49%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.33%) IFRS
3 2 (2.33%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 3 (3.49%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.49%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 16 (18.60%) Oracle
2 8 (9.30%) Tableau
3 7 (8.14%) WorldPay
4 4 (4.65%) Google
4 4 (4.65%) Siebel
5 3 (3.49%) Hortonworks
6 2 (2.33%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.33%) Sybase
7 1 (1.16%) Adobe
7 1 (1.16%) Omniture
7 1 (1.16%) Red Hat
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