The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Applied Mathematics in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Applied Mathematics over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Applied Mathematics (Applied Maths)
Rank 587 592 576
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -16
Contract jobs citing Applied Mathematics 9 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.019% 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.059% 0.007% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 1
Average daily rate £283 £250 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.00% -58.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £215 £250 -
% change year-on-year
-14.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Applied Mathematics
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
15327 14891 14927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.48% 31.62% 32.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 10014 9364 9160
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 614 641 629
Average hourly rate £21.40 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.88% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £11.50 £11.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

Applied Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Applied Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in England

Applied Mathematics
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Applied Mathematics Daily Rate Trend in England

Applied Mathematics
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applied Mathematics across the England region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Applied Mathematics Daily Rate Histogram in England

Applied Mathematics
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applied Mathematics within the England region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
London - 6 £350 - 6
South East - 3 £215 -
Applied Mathematics
UK

Applied Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Applied 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 Applied Mathematics.

1 22 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 15 (68.18%) Statistics
3 13 (59.09%) Python
4 12 (54.55%) SQL
4 12 (54.55%) Computer Science
4 12 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (50.00%) Algorithms
6 10 (45.45%) Analytics
6 10 (45.45%) Data Mining
7 9 (40.91%) Hadoop
8 8 (36.36%) Degree
9 7 (31.82%) Economics
9 7 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (27.27%) Unit Testing
10 6 (27.27%) R
10 6 (27.27%) Tableau
10 6 (27.27%) SAS
10 6 (27.27%) MicroStrategy
10 6 (27.27%) Cognos
10 6 (27.27%) Neural Network
10 6 (27.27%) Validation
10 6 (27.27%) Oracle BI EE
11 5 (22.73%) Finance
11 5 (22.73%) Linux
11 5 (22.73%) C
11 5 (22.73%) Java
11 5 (22.73%) MATLAB
11 5 (22.73%) CRM
11 5 (22.73%) Predictive Modelling
11 5 (22.73%) Data Structures

Applied Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Applied 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 Applied Mathematics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (27.27%) SAS
2 3 (13.64%) Apache Spark
3 2 (9.09%) Apache Pig
4 1 (4.55%) Apache
4 1 (4.55%) DNN
4 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) SaaS
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon S3
2 1 (4.55%) Heroku
2 1 (4.55%) IaaS
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) Data Mining
2 9 (40.91%) Hadoop
3 6 (27.27%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (13.64%) Big Data
5 2 (9.09%) Apache Hive
6 1 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (4.55%) HBase
6 1 (4.55%) Impala
6 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
6 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) VTune
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Games
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Data Scientist
2 7 (31.82%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Business Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Business Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Java Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Research Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Research Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Cognos Business Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) MicroStrategy Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) MicroStrategy Business Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) SAS BI Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) SAS Business Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Senior IT Support
6 2 (9.09%) Senior SAS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) HTML
2 2 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 15 (68.18%) Statistics
3 12 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (54.55%) Computer Science
4 11 (50.00%) Algorithms
5 7 (31.82%) Economics
6 6 (27.27%) Neural Network
7 5 (22.73%) Data Structures
8 3 (13.64%) Visualisation
9 1 (4.55%) CUDA
9 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (4.55%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) Solaris
3 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Analytics
2 7 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (27.27%) Unit Testing
3 6 (27.27%) Validation
4 5 (22.73%) CRM
4 5 (22.73%) Performance Optimisation
4 5 (22.73%) Predictive Modelling
5 4 (18.18%) Machine Learning
6 3 (13.64%) Algorithmic Trading
6 3 (13.64%) Code Optimisation
6 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (13.64%) Data Analysis
6 3 (13.64%) Data Modelling
6 3 (13.64%) Low Latency
6 3 (13.64%) Multithreading
6 3 (13.64%) Speech Recognition
7 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (9.09%) Predictive Analytics
7 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.55%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) Python
2 12 (54.55%) SQL
3 6 (27.27%) R
4 5 (22.73%) C
4 5 (22.73%) Java
4 5 (22.73%) MATLAB
5 3 (13.64%) Scala
6 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
6 2 (9.09%) C++
6 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.55%) Clojure
7 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) Postgraduate
3 2 (9.09%) PhD
3 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Ansible
1 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Cognos
1 6 (27.27%) MicroStrategy
1 6 (27.27%) Tableau
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft