The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank - 87 77
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 0 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.35% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.22% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £438 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +78.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £305
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +22.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £17.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+23.52% +11.47%
Mathematics
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
332 493 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 31.59% 29.15% 24.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 245 162
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £250 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 9
Median hourly rate £30.50 £16.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.62% +1.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.92 £12.00 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £29.50 £40.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.88 £17.88
% change year-on-year
+15.20% +5.62%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Mathematics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Mathematics
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Mathematics Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Mathematics
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Mathematics Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 4 (100.00%) Physics
2 3 (75.00%) Applied Mathematics
2 3 (75.00%) Android
2 3 (75.00%) iPhone
2 3 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (75.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (75.00%) iPad
2 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (75.00%) Android Development
2 3 (75.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (75.00%) Data Structures
2 3 (75.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile Development
2 3 (75.00%) iTunes
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) GIS
2 3 (75.00%) Objective-C
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Economics
3 1 (25.00%) Validation

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (25.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (75.00%) iTunes
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) GIS
1 3 (75.00%) Hadoop
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Credit Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Qualitative Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Quantitative Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Physics
2 3 (75.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (75.00%) Applied Mathematics
2 3 (75.00%) Data Structures
2 3 (75.00%) iPad
2 3 (75.00%) iPhone
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (25.00%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Android
1 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Android Development
1 3 (75.00%) iOS Development
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile Development
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Objective-C
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) Ruby