The table below looks at the statistics for Mathematica skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mathematica over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wolfram Research Mathematica
Rank 555 538 500
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -38
Contract jobs citing Mathematica 1 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.018% 0.013%
As % of the Applications category 0.018% 0.13% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate
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- £463 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +32.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Mathematica
UK

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

Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
5620 6127 5322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.93% 13.44% 13.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3157 3244 2771
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £140 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 536 569 635
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.97 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -0.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £37.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

Mathematica
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Mathematica Jobs Demand Trend in England

Mathematica
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Mathematica Daily Rate Trend in England

Mathematica
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 Mathematica within the England region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
East of England - 1 - -
London - - - - 1
South East - - - -
Mathematica
UK

Mathematica
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Mathematica 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 Mathematica.

1 7 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 7 (100.00%) R
2 4 (57.14%) Visualisation
3 3 (42.86%) Data Management
3 3 (42.86%) Operations Research
3 3 (42.86%) Resource Management
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
3 3 (42.86%) Internet
3 3 (42.86%) Clustering
3 3 (42.86%) C
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) PhD
3 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
3 3 (42.86%) ETL
3 3 (42.86%) SAS
3 3 (42.86%) Statistical Modelling
3 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
3 3 (42.86%) Internet of Things
3 3 (42.86%) User Experience
4 2 (28.57%) Statistics
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) CUDA
5 1 (14.29%) GLSL
5 1 (14.29%) QML
5 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) Qt
5 1 (14.29%) 3D Modelling

Mathematica
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Mathematica 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 Mathematica. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Stata
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
1 1 (14.29%) MS Access
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Data Modeller
2 2 (28.57%) Database Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Architecture Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Data Manager
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) QML
1 1 (14.29%) Qt
1 1 (14.29%) OpenGL
1 1 (14.29%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Visualisation
2 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 3 (42.86%) Clustering
2 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
2 3 (42.86%) Internet of Things
2 3 (42.86%) User Experience
3 2 (28.57%) Statistics
4 1 (14.29%) CUDA
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Data Management
1 3 (42.86%) Operations Research
1 3 (42.86%) Resource Management
1 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
1 3 (42.86%) ETL
1 3 (42.86%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) 3D Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 7 (100.00%) R
2 3 (42.86%) C
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) GLSL
3 1 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) PhD
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft