The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wolfram Research Mathematica
Rank 587 499 576
Rank change year-on-year
-88 +77
Contract jobs citing Mathematica 3 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.009% 0.002%
As % of the Applications category 0.044% 0.070% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £700 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
6766 5747 6979
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.18% 13.34% 12.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3599 2953 3572
Average daily rate £325 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £163 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.99% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 660 667 750
Average hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £36.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
Mathematica
UK

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -22 3 - - 2
Mathematica
UK

Mathematica
Top 18 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) C++
1 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 12 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 12 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) Informatica
1 12 (100.00%) MicroStrategy
1 12 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
2 10 (83.33%) German Language
3 2 (16.67%) Quality Management
3 2 (16.67%) Reuters
3 2 (16.67%) Bloomberg
4 1 (8.33%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) Migration

Mathematica
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
2 10 (83.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Consultant
1 10 (83.33%) Informatica Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst Programmer
2 2 (16.67%) Programmer
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Programmer
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 12 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (16.67%) Quality Management
3 1 (8.33%) ETL
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C++
1 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
1 12 (100.00%) Informatica
1 12 (100.00%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (16.67%) Reuters
2 2 (16.67%) Bloomberg