The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 113 103 103
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 36 21 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.16% 0.87% 1.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.89% 2.87% 4.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 19
Average daily rate
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£258 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £294 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £425 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 6
Average hourly rate £14.23 £12.00 £10.28
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.54% +16.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £8.98 £8.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.11 £14.40 £15.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £13.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+17.30% -13.33%
Mathematics
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
926 732 812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 29.96% 30.42% 26.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 517 365 350
Average daily rate £340 £336 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.34% -4.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £186 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 92 93
Average hourly rate £23.50 £31.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.39% +36.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.95 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.30 £45.20 £40.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- -22.22%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mathematics across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Mathematics
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Mathematics across the East of England region.

Mathematics Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Mathematics
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mathematics across the East of England region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Mathematics Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Mathematics
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Mathematics across the East of England region.

Mathematics Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Mathematics
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mathematics across the East of England region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Mathematics Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Mathematics
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the East of England region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -15 13 £264 -29.66% 16
Essex -15 10 £175 -56.25% 5
Cambridgeshire -6 7 - - 30
Bedfordshire -18 2 £253 +6.31% 2
Suffolk - - - -
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 32 (65.31%) SQL
2 29 (59.18%) Oracle
3 23 (46.94%) Degree
3 23 (46.94%) Computer Science
4 20 (40.82%) Java
5 16 (32.65%) Finance
6 15 (30.61%) Statistics
7 14 (28.57%) Perl
7 14 (28.57%) Linux
8 13 (26.53%) PL/SQL
9 12 (24.49%) Software Engineering
9 12 (24.49%) UNIX
9 12 (24.49%) Python
10 11 (22.45%) C
10 11 (22.45%) Bioinformatics
10 11 (22.45%) Algorithms
11 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
12 9 (18.37%) OO
12 9 (18.37%) SAS
12 9 (18.37%) Economics
12 9 (18.37%) Applied Mathematics
13 8 (16.33%) Biology
13 8 (16.33%) Operations Research
13 8 (16.33%) Predictive Modelling
13 8 (16.33%) Relational Database
13 8 (16.33%) Oracle Database
13 8 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (16.33%) ETL
13 8 (16.33%) UML
13 8 (16.33%) XML

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 9 (18.37%) SAS
2 6 (12.24%) Tomcat
2 6 (12.24%) WebLogic
3 4 (8.16%) Apache
4 3 (6.12%) IBM Notes
4 3 (6.12%) IIS
5 2 (4.08%) Apache Solr
6 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.04%) MQSeries
6 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.04%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) MS Office
2 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) SiteCatalyst
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) Internet
2 3 (6.12%) LDAP
3 2 (4.08%) HTTP
4 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) Oracle Database
1 8 (16.33%) Relational Database
2 7 (14.29%) Oracle ODI
2 7 (14.29%) SAS Enterprise Miner
2 7 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 6 (12.24%) MySQL
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.08%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.04%) Big Data
6 1 (2.04%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (10.20%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.12%) Maven
3 3 (6.12%) Selenium
4 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.08%) WebDriver
4 2 (4.08%) Mockito
4 2 (4.08%) Hamcrest
5 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.04%) JUnit
General
1 16 (32.65%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Retail
3 2 (4.08%) Marketing
4 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.04%) Advertising
4 1 (2.04%) Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.04%) Electronics
4 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (26.53%) Developer
2 9 (18.37%) Analyst
2 9 (18.37%) Software Developer
3 7 (14.29%) Data Scientist
4 6 (12.24%) Project Leader
4 6 (12.24%) Software Project Leader
5 5 (10.20%) Software Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Design Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Principal Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Data Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Business Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Customer Engineer
9 1 (2.04%) Support Analyst
9 1 (2.04%) 1st Line Support
9 1 (2.04%) Applications Support
9 1 (2.04%) Data Modeller
9 1 (2.04%) Information Security Analyst
9 1 (2.04%) E-Commerce Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.33%) JDBC
1 8 (16.33%) XML
2 7 (14.29%) HTML
3 6 (12.24%) JSP
3 6 (12.24%) Servlets
3 6 (12.24%) XSLT
3 6 (12.24%) Ajax
3 6 (12.24%) GWT
3 6 (12.24%) DHTML
4 4 (8.16%) J2SE
4 4 (8.16%) J2EE
5 3 (6.12%) CSS
5 3 (6.12%) Middleware
5 3 (6.12%) jQuery
6 2 (4.08%) REST
6 2 (4.08%) AngularJS
6 2 (4.08%) Guava
6 2 (4.08%) Lucene
6 2 (4.08%) Spring
6 2 (4.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (46.94%) Computer Science
2 15 (30.61%) Statistics
3 11 (22.45%) Algorithms
4 9 (18.37%) Applied Mathematics
4 9 (18.37%) Economics
5 8 (16.33%) Biology
6 6 (12.24%) Life Science
6 6 (12.24%) Data Integration
6 6 (12.24%) Open Source
7 4 (8.16%) Clustering
8 3 (6.12%) Informatics
8 3 (6.12%) Data Structures
9 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (4.08%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (4.08%) CMDB
9 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
10 1 (2.04%) Replication
10 1 (2.04%) N-Tier
10 1 (2.04%) EPoS
10 1 (2.04%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.57%) Linux
2 12 (24.49%) UNIX
3 6 (12.24%) Windows
4 4 (8.16%) Solaris
4 4 (8.16%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.49%) Software Engineering
2 11 (22.45%) Bioinformatics
3 9 (18.37%) OO
4 8 (16.33%) UML
4 8 (16.33%) ETL
4 8 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (16.33%) Operations Research
4 8 (16.33%) Predictive Modelling
5 7 (14.29%) TDD
5 7 (14.29%) Scrum
6 6 (12.24%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (12.24%) Build Automation
7 5 (10.20%) Multithreading
7 5 (10.20%) Web Development
7 5 (10.20%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (8.16%) OOA/OOD
8 4 (8.16%) ITIL
8 4 (8.16%) Load Balancing
8 4 (8.16%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (8.16%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 32 (65.31%) SQL
2 20 (40.82%) Java
3 14 (28.57%) Perl
4 13 (26.53%) PL/SQL
5 12 (24.49%) Python
6 11 (22.45%) C
7 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
8 6 (12.24%) Shell Script
9 5 (10.20%) C++
10 4 (8.16%) R
11 1 (2.04%) Ruby
11 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
11 1 (2.04%) C#
11 1 (2.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (46.94%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Terminal Services
2 1 (2.04%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) OpenView
1 2 (4.08%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 29 (59.18%) Oracle
2 7 (14.29%) Informatica
2 7 (14.29%) Teradata
3 4 (8.16%) Atlassian
3 4 (8.16%) Sun
4 3 (6.12%) HP
4 3 (6.12%) Citrix
4 3 (6.12%) Lotus
5 1 (2.04%) VMware
5 1 (2.04%) Tableau
5 1 (2.04%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.04%) Adobe
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