The table below looks at the prevalence of the term 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 Mathematics over the 3 months to 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 359 329 272
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -57
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 247 261 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.48% 0.53% 0.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.49% 1.62% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 142 167
Average daily rate
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£435 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £316 £315
% change year-on-year
+12.25% +0.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 48 55
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +34.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £12.83 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.15 £47.50 £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+14.75% +17.30%
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
16533 16077 15522
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.01% 32.57% 33.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 10599 9846 9403
Average daily rate £425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 630 628 661
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.06 £42.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.14% +5.00%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in England

Mathematics
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Mathematics Daily Rate Trend in England

Mathematics
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mathematics across the England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Mathematics Daily Rate Histogram in England

Mathematics
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Mathematics Hourly Rate Trend in England

Mathematics
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mathematics across the England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Mathematics Hourly Rate Histogram in England

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 Mathematics within the England region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
London -7 151 £475 -13.63% 139
South East -35 34 £250 -20.00% 60
South West +13 26 £375 +72.41% 26
East of England -8 14 £349 +1.08% 53
West Midlands +1 7 £438 - 13
East Midlands -2 6 £300 -29.41% 8
North West -30 4 £75 -74.78% 19
Yorkshire -27 1 - - 9
Mathematics
UK

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 226 (51.95%) Degree
2 150 (34.48%) Computer Science
3 144 (33.10%) SQL
4 135 (31.03%) Finance
5 105 (24.14%) Physics
6 93 (21.38%) Java
7 90 (20.69%) C#
8 86 (19.77%) C++
8 86 (19.77%) Analytical Skills
9 77 (17.70%) Banking
10 76 (17.47%) Analytics
11 74 (17.01%) Python
12 72 (16.55%) Statistics
13 64 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
14 59 (13.56%) C
15 57 (13.10%) SQL Server
16 53 (12.18%) .NET
17 51 (11.72%) Windows
18 48 (11.03%) Front Office
19 47 (10.80%) TDD
19 47 (10.80%) Derivative
20 45 (10.34%) R
21 44 (10.11%) MS Excel
22 41 (9.43%) Microsoft
23 40 (9.20%) Oracle
24 38 (8.74%) Web Services
25 37 (8.51%) Relational Database
26 36 (8.28%) Investment Banking
27 35 (8.05%) HTML
27 35 (8.05%) Multithreading

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 34 (7.82%) SAS
2 11 (2.53%) JBoss
2 11 (2.53%) Tomcat
3 9 (2.07%) WebSphere
3 9 (2.07%) Apache Spark
4 8 (1.84%) WebLogic
5 5 (1.15%) Apache
5 5 (1.15%) Node.js
5 5 (1.15%) GlassFish
6 4 (0.92%) IIS
7 3 (0.69%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.46%) CMS
8 2 (0.46%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.46%) IPython
9 1 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.23%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.23%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.23%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 44 (10.11%) MS Excel
2 19 (4.37%) MS Office
3 16 (3.68%) SPSS
4 13 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.38%) Simulink
6 4 (0.92%) MS Project
7 3 (0.69%) Mathematica
7 3 (0.69%) LaTeX
7 3 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.69%) Maple
8 2 (0.46%) Maya
9 1 (0.23%) Stata
9 1 (0.23%) Weka
9 1 (0.23%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (0.46%) Hyperion Planning
1 2 (0.46%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 1 (0.23%) Exchequer
2 1 (0.23%) SAP APO
2 1 (0.23%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.23%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.23%) Endur
2 1 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.23%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.23%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.23%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.46%) Adobe Analytics
1 2 (0.46%) GitHub
2 1 (0.23%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.84%) TCP/IP
2 7 (1.61%) Internet
3 4 (0.92%) Firewall
3 4 (0.92%) AMQP
4 3 (0.69%) LDAP
5 2 (0.46%) VPN
5 2 (0.46%) SSL
5 2 (0.46%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (0.46%) TACACS
5 2 (0.46%) Kerberos
5 2 (0.46%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (0.23%) NAS
6 1 (0.23%) SNMP
6 1 (0.23%) Network Security
6 1 (0.23%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.23%) SAN
6 1 (0.23%) Intranet
6 1 (0.23%) ATM
6 1 (0.23%) LAN
6 1 (0.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (13.10%) SQL Server
2 37 (8.51%) Relational Database
3 22 (5.06%) Big Data
4 21 (4.83%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (4.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (4.60%) Hadoop
6 19 (4.37%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (3.45%) RDBMS
8 14 (3.22%) Data Mining
8 14 (3.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (2.07%) BusinessObjects
10 7 (1.61%) Oracle Database
11 6 (1.38%) NoSQL
11 6 (1.38%) MySQL
11 6 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (1.38%) QlikView
11 6 (1.38%) KDB
12 5 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (0.92%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 10 (2.30%) Maven
2 8 (1.84%) Git (software)
2 8 (1.84%) Jenkins
3 7 (1.61%) Selenium
3 7 (1.61%) Ant
4 6 (1.38%) JMeter
5 5 (1.15%) JIRA
5 5 (1.15%) LoadRunner
5 5 (1.15%) Subversion
5 5 (1.15%) Cucumber
5 5 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (1.15%) JBehave
6 4 (0.92%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.69%) Microsoft Blend
7 3 (0.69%) Hudson
8 2 (0.46%) PVCS
8 2 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.46%) HP UFT
8 2 (0.46%) NUnit
9 1 (0.23%) Bugzilla
General
1 135 (31.03%) Finance
2 77 (17.70%) Banking
3 48 (11.03%) Front Office
4 36 (8.28%) Investment Banking
5 27 (6.21%) Marketing
6 26 (5.98%) Telecoms
7 11 (2.53%) Financial Institution
8 10 (2.30%) Back Office
9 9 (2.07%) Retail
10 8 (1.84%) Games
11 7 (1.61%) Electronics
12 6 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (1.15%) Legal
14 3 (0.69%) Advertising
14 3 (0.69%) Billing
14 3 (0.69%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.69%) French Language
15 2 (0.46%) Dutch Language
15 2 (0.46%) Military
16 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 150 (34.48%) Developer
2 134 (30.80%) Analyst
3 25 (5.75%) Programmer
4 24 (5.52%) Senior Developer
4 24 (5.52%) Data Analyst
5 22 (5.06%) Data Scientist
6 21 (4.83%) Quantitative Developer
7 20 (4.60%) Java Developer
8 18 (4.14%) C# Developer
9 17 (3.91%) Business Analyst
10 15 (3.45%) Architect
10 15 (3.45%) Support Analyst
10 15 (3.45%) .NET Developer
11 14 (3.22%) Analyst Programmer
12 13 (2.99%) Service Analyst
12 13 (2.99%) Java Analyst Programmer
12 13 (2.99%) Java Programmer
12 13 (2.99%) Python Developer
13 11 (2.53%) C++ Developer
13 11 (2.53%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (12.18%) .NET
2 38 (8.74%) Web Services
3 35 (8.05%) HTML
4 28 (6.44%) WPF
5 22 (5.06%) ASP.NET
6 17 (3.91%) REST
7 14 (3.22%) Spring
8 13 (2.99%) SciPy
9 12 (2.76%) NumPy
9 12 (2.76%) LINQ
9 12 (2.76%) XML
9 12 (2.76%) Pandas
10 11 (2.53%) CSS
11 10 (2.30%) WCF
12 9 (2.07%) FIX Protocol
12 9 (2.07%) jQuery
13 8 (1.84%) .NET Framework
13 8 (1.84%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (1.61%) HTML5
14 7 (1.61%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 150 (34.48%) Computer Science
2 105 (24.14%) Physics
3 86 (19.77%) Analytical Skills
4 72 (16.55%) Statistics
5 47 (10.80%) Derivative
6 30 (6.90%) Algorithms
7 22 (5.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 21 (4.83%) Credit Risk
9 18 (4.14%) Fixed Income
10 16 (3.68%) Economics
11 12 (2.76%) Visualisation
12 10 (2.30%) Data Structures
12 10 (2.30%) Management Information System
13 9 (2.07%) NHS
13 9 (2.07%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 9 (2.07%) Applied Mathematics
14 7 (1.61%) User Experience
14 7 (1.61%) Equity Derivative
14 7 (1.61%) Equities
15 6 (1.38%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 51 (11.72%) Windows
2 34 (7.82%) UNIX
3 33 (7.59%) Linux
4 22 (5.06%) Android
5 19 (4.37%) Apple iOS
6 16 (3.68%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.69%) Solaris
8 3 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.23%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (17.47%) Analytics
2 64 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (10.80%) TDD
4 35 (8.05%) Multithreading
5 31 (7.13%) OO
6 30 (6.90%) Data Analysis
7 27 (6.21%) Software Engineering
7 27 (6.21%) ITIL
8 25 (5.75%) Data Modelling
9 24 (5.52%) Validation
10 23 (5.29%) Project Management
10 23 (5.29%) SDLC
11 21 (4.83%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (4.37%) Web Services Management
12 19 (4.37%) Unit Testing
13 17 (3.91%) UML
13 17 (3.91%) RAD
13 17 (3.91%) Risk Management
14 16 (3.68%) Statistical Analysis
14 16 (3.68%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 144 (33.10%) SQL
2 93 (21.38%) Java
3 90 (20.69%) C#
4 86 (19.77%) C++
5 74 (17.01%) Python
6 59 (13.56%) C
7 45 (10.34%) R
8 30 (6.90%) JavaScript
9 26 (5.98%) VBA
10 20 (4.60%) MATLAB
11 14 (3.22%) Scala
12 13 (2.99%) Perl
13 12 (2.76%) T-SQL
14 11 (2.53%) PL/SQL
15 8 (1.84%) VB.NET
16 6 (1.38%) Bash Shell
17 5 (1.15%) Ruby
17 5 (1.15%) PowerShell
18 4 (0.92%) PHP
19 3 (0.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 226 (51.95%) Degree
2 32 (7.36%) Security Cleared
3 31 (7.13%) PhD
4 13 (2.99%) SC Cleared
4 13 (2.99%) DV Cleared
5 11 (2.53%) ISEB
6 6 (1.38%) Postgraduate
6 6 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.38%) ISTQB
7 5 (1.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 5 (1.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (0.92%) ACCA
8 4 (0.92%) CIMA
9 3 (0.69%) A+ Certification
9 3 (0.69%) CISSP
9 3 (0.69%) HND
10 2 (0.46%) CISA
10 2 (0.46%) CISM
10 2 (0.46%) MCTS
10 2 (0.46%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.84%) QA
2 6 (1.38%) SLA
3 2 (0.46%) Basel II
3 2 (0.46%) Solvency II
3 2 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.23%) FATCA
4 1 (0.23%) IAS 39
4 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (4.60%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.38%) HDFS
3 2 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.46%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.23%) Snort
4 1 (0.23%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.23%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 3 (0.69%) SCOM
1 3 (0.69%) Puppet
1 3 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.46%) Nessus
2 2 (0.46%) OpenAM
2 2 (0.46%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (0.46%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.23%) ARCserve
3 1 (0.23%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.23%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.23%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.23%) SCSM
Vendors
1 41 (9.43%) Microsoft
2 40 (9.20%) Oracle
3 10 (2.30%) Tableau
4 7 (1.61%) IBM
5 6 (1.38%) SAP
5 6 (1.38%) Adobe
6 5 (1.15%) Cognos
6 5 (1.15%) Sybase
6 5 (1.15%) hybris
7 4 (0.92%) HP
8 3 (0.69%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.69%) Telerik
8 3 (0.69%) Perforce
8 3 (0.69%) VMware
8 3 (0.69%) WorldPay
9 2 (0.46%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.46%) ForgeRock
9 2 (0.46%) Citrix
9 2 (0.46%) BMC
9 2 (0.46%) Hyperion
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