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 26 March 2015 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 141 136 153
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +17
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 50 66 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.97% 1.08% 0.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.60% 2.75% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 43 35
Average daily rate
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£500 £510 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% +7.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £385 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £325 £319
% change year-on-year
+1.92% +1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £17.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.48 £15.25 £16.36
% change year-on-year
-5.04% -6.78%
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
1922 2402 2180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 37.20% 39.20% 37.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1456 1760 1656
Average daily rate £463 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 47 46
Average hourly rate £17.87 £22.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.60% +2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £14.55 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.37 £42.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.33
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -24.98%

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 26 March 2015.

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 26 March 2015, 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 67 (59.82%) Degree
2 61 (54.46%) Finance
3 60 (53.57%) SQL
4 59 (52.68%) Computer Science
5 39 (34.82%) Banking
6 37 (33.04%) C#
6 37 (33.04%) Java
7 32 (28.57%) Data Modelling
8 30 (26.79%) Analytics
9 27 (24.11%) Telecoms
9 27 (24.11%) Statistics
10 26 (23.21%) Derivative
11 21 (18.75%) .NET
11 21 (18.75%) Relational Database
12 20 (17.86%) C++
12 20 (17.86%) Python
13 19 (16.96%) UNIX
13 19 (16.96%) SAS
13 19 (16.96%) Physics
13 19 (16.96%) Analytical Skills
14 18 (16.07%) RDBMS
15 17 (15.18%) OO
15 17 (15.18%) WPF
15 17 (15.18%) Low Latency
16 16 (14.29%) Multithreading
16 16 (14.29%) Oracle
17 14 (12.50%) SQL Server
17 14 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
18 13 (11.61%) QlikView
18 13 (11.61%) Front Office

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

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 19 (16.96%) SAS
2 3 (2.68%) Apache Pig
3 2 (1.79%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.89%) Node.js
4 1 (0.89%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 4 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.79%) MS Office
2 2 (1.79%) SPSS
2 2 (1.79%) Weka
3 1 (0.89%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (0.89%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.89%) Multicast
1 1 (0.89%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.89%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (18.75%) Relational Database
2 18 (16.07%) RDBMS
3 14 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 13 (11.61%) QlikView
5 12 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (6.25%) Big Data
8 6 (5.36%) Data Mining
8 6 (5.36%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (3.57%) Hadoop
9 4 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (2.68%) Apache Hive
11 2 (1.79%) MySQL
11 2 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (1.79%) MS Access
11 2 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (1.79%) Mahout
11 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (1.79%) Impala
Development Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Toad
1 2 (1.79%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.89%) Subversion
2 1 (0.89%) ReSharper
2 1 (0.89%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 61 (54.46%) Finance
2 39 (34.82%) Banking
3 27 (24.11%) Telecoms
4 13 (11.61%) Front Office
5 5 (4.46%) Investment Banking
6 4 (3.57%) Marketing
7 2 (1.79%) Games
7 2 (1.79%) Retail
8 1 (0.89%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.89%) French Language
8 1 (0.89%) Advertising
8 1 (0.89%) Back Office
8 1 (0.89%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 47 (41.96%) Developer
2 40 (35.71%) Analyst
3 26 (23.21%) Programmer
4 18 (16.07%) Analyst Programmer
4 18 (16.07%) Java Analyst Programmer
4 18 (16.07%) Java Programmer
5 12 (10.71%) Senior Developer
5 12 (10.71%) Data Analyst
6 9 (8.04%) PL/SQL Developer
6 9 (8.04%) SQL Developer
6 9 (8.04%) Business Analyst
7 8 (7.14%) Quantitative Developer
8 7 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
8 7 (6.25%) .NET Developer
8 7 (6.25%) Data Modeller
9 6 (5.36%) Senior .NET Developer
9 6 (5.36%) C# Developer
9 6 (5.36%) WPF Developer
10 5 (4.46%) UI Programmer
10 5 (4.46%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (18.75%) .NET
2 17 (15.18%) WPF
3 8 (7.14%) HTML
4 7 (6.25%) Task Parallel Library
5 6 (5.36%) Reactive Extensions
6 5 (4.46%) LINQ
6 5 (4.46%) HTML5
6 5 (4.46%) WCF
7 3 (2.68%) Pandas
7 3 (2.68%) SciPy
7 3 (2.68%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.79%) CSS
8 2 (1.79%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (1.79%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (0.89%) Apache Flex
9 1 (0.89%) jQuery
9 1 (0.89%) D3.js
9 1 (0.89%) Matplotlib
9 1 (0.89%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 59 (52.68%) Computer Science
2 27 (24.11%) Statistics
3 26 (23.21%) Derivative
4 19 (16.96%) Physics
4 19 (16.96%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (9.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 8 (7.14%) Spread Betting
7 7 (6.25%) Algorithms
8 6 (5.36%) Credit Risk
9 5 (4.46%) Visualisation
9 5 (4.46%) Equities
10 4 (3.57%) Fixed Income
10 4 (3.57%) Management Information System
10 4 (3.57%) Equity Derivative
10 4 (3.57%) Economics
10 4 (3.57%) User Experience
11 3 (2.68%) Market Risk
11 3 (2.68%) Data Extraction
12 2 (1.79%) Grid Computing
13 1 (0.89%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.96%) UNIX
2 8 (7.14%) Windows
3 3 (2.68%) Linux
4 2 (1.79%) Android
5 1 (0.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 30 (26.79%) Analytics
3 17 (15.18%) OO
3 17 (15.18%) Low Latency
4 16 (14.29%) Multithreading
5 14 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (8.93%) Data Analysis
7 8 (7.14%) OOP
7 8 (7.14%) TDD
8 7 (6.25%) Algorithmic Trading
8 7 (6.25%) Waterfall
9 6 (5.36%) Validation
9 6 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (5.36%) OOA/OOD
9 6 (5.36%) MVVM
10 5 (4.46%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (3.57%) Risk Management
11 4 (3.57%) Predictive Modelling
11 4 (3.57%) Software Engineering
12 3 (2.68%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (53.57%) SQL
2 37 (33.04%) C#
2 37 (33.04%) Java
3 20 (17.86%) C++
3 20 (17.86%) Python
4 11 (9.82%) VBA
5 10 (8.93%) JavaScript
6 9 (8.04%) R
6 9 (8.04%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.68%) Scala
7 3 (2.68%) VBScript
7 3 (2.68%) VB
8 1 (0.89%) IPython
8 1 (0.89%) Cython
8 1 (0.89%) Ruby
8 1 (0.89%) VB6
8 1 (0.89%) Fortran
8 1 (0.89%) XQuery
8 1 (0.89%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.89%) C
Qualifications
1 67 (59.82%) Degree
2 7 (6.25%) PhD
3 2 (1.79%) CIMA
3 2 (1.79%) ACCA
4 1 (0.89%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.46%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (14.29%) Oracle
2 7 (6.25%) Tableau
3 2 (1.79%) Hyperion
3 2 (1.79%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.89%) DataSynapse
4 1 (0.89%) Misys
4 1 (0.89%) Business Objects
4 1 (0.89%) Sybase
4 1 (0.89%) ESRI
4 1 (0.89%) Cadence
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