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 30 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 361 341 269
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -72
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 224 229 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.46% 0.48% 0.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.49% 1.51% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 140 133
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£450 £475 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £216 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £319
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 34 57
Average hourly rate £13.71 £15.25 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.09% -8.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £13.00 £9.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £37.50 £30.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.48 £15.25 £16.36
% change year-on-year
-5.04% -6.78%
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
15045 15213 13035
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.68% 31.85% 31.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 9293 9502 8032
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 £255 £240 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 590 610 673
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -18.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.91%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 30 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
London +5 154 £500 -0.99% 111
South East -16 27 £355 +30.87% 60
South West -6 14 £300 -26.38% 42
East of England +16 13 £300 -25.00% 48
Yorkshire -11 9 £225 -47.05% 7
West Midlands -9 3 - - 7
North West -28 3 £210 -30.00% 11
North East +2 1 - - 6
East Midlands - - - - 6
Mathematics
UK

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 280 (57.14%) Degree
2 221 (45.10%) Computer Science
3 178 (36.33%) SQL
4 166 (33.88%) Finance
5 120 (24.49%) Java
6 117 (23.88%) Physics
7 108 (22.04%) C++
8 104 (21.22%) C#
9 101 (20.61%) Banking
10 91 (18.57%) Analytics
11 87 (17.76%) Analytical Skills
12 81 (16.53%) Statistics
13 70 (14.29%) Python
14 69 (14.08%) Front Office
15 61 (12.45%) .NET
16 59 (12.04%) Agile Software Development
17 58 (11.84%) Data Modelling
18 54 (11.02%) Oracle
19 53 (10.82%) OO
20 52 (10.61%) C
21 51 (10.41%) UNIX
21 51 (10.41%) Investment Banking
22 49 (10.00%) Derivative
22 49 (10.00%) JavaScript
23 48 (9.80%) SAS
24 45 (9.18%) SQL Server
25 44 (8.98%) Software Engineering
26 42 (8.57%) HTML
27 39 (7.96%) Microsoft
27 39 (7.96%) Low Latency

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 48 (9.80%) SAS
2 10 (2.04%) SharePoint
3 8 (1.63%) Node.js
3 8 (1.63%) Apache Spark
4 7 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (1.43%) GlassFish
5 6 (1.22%) Apache
5 6 (1.22%) Tomcat
5 6 (1.22%) WebLogic
6 5 (1.02%) JBoss
7 4 (0.82%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.61%) ArcGIS
8 3 (0.61%) CMS
8 3 (0.61%) Oracle Coherence
8 3 (0.61%) Apache Pig
8 3 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.41%) Lync
9 2 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.41%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.41%) IIS
Applications
1 23 (4.69%) MS Excel
2 19 (3.88%) MS Office
3 13 (2.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (2.24%) SPSS
5 5 (1.02%) Simulink
5 5 (1.02%) MS Project
6 4 (0.82%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.41%) Weka
8 2 (0.41%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.41%) Maya
8 2 (0.41%) 3ds Max
9 1 (0.20%) Stata
9 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.20%) S-PLUS
9 1 (0.20%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.61%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.20%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.20%) FINCAD Analytics
2 1 (0.20%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.20%) Summit
2 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.20%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (0.61%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (0.41%) GitHub
4 1 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.20%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.84%) TCP/IP
2 7 (1.43%) Internet
2 7 (1.43%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (0.82%) Multicast
4 2 (0.41%) AMQP
4 2 (0.41%) DVB
4 2 (0.41%) Firewall
4 2 (0.41%) DNS
5 1 (0.20%) SSL
5 1 (0.20%) MPLS
5 1 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.20%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.20%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (0.20%) LDAP
5 1 (0.20%) ADSL
5 1 (0.20%) LAN
5 1 (0.20%) WAN
5 1 (0.20%) DHCP
5 1 (0.20%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.20%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (9.18%) SQL Server
2 33 (6.73%) Relational Database
3 30 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
4 28 (5.71%) Hadoop
5 27 (5.51%) Big Data
6 20 (4.08%) Data Mining
7 19 (3.88%) RDBMS
7 19 (3.88%) QlikView
8 18 (3.67%) MySQL
9 10 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (2.04%) MongoDB
10 8 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (1.43%) Oracle Database
12 6 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (1.02%) OLAP
13 5 (1.02%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 10 (2.04%) Maven
2 9 (1.84%) Visual Studio
3 8 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (1.43%) Git (software)
4 7 (1.43%) Subversion
4 7 (1.43%) NUnit
5 5 (1.02%) Rhino Mocks
6 4 (0.82%) Moq
6 4 (0.82%) Ant
7 3 (0.61%) JUnit
7 3 (0.61%) Selenium
8 2 (0.41%) ReSharper
8 2 (0.41%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.41%) NCover
8 2 (0.41%) Apache Ivy
8 2 (0.41%) Toad
8 2 (0.41%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.41%) NetBeans
9 1 (0.20%) JIRA
General
1 166 (33.88%) Finance
2 101 (20.61%) Banking
3 69 (14.08%) Front Office
4 51 (10.41%) Investment Banking
5 33 (6.73%) Telecoms
6 24 (4.90%) Games
7 22 (4.49%) Marketing
8 21 (4.29%) Retail
9 8 (1.63%) Financial Institution
10 7 (1.43%) Publishing
11 6 (1.22%) Retail Banking
11 6 (1.22%) Electronics
12 5 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (1.02%) Military
13 3 (0.61%) Law
13 3 (0.61%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.61%) Back Office
13 3 (0.61%) Japanese Language
13 3 (0.61%) Interactive Media
14 2 (0.41%) French Language
Job Titles
1 178 (36.33%) Developer
2 141 (28.78%) Analyst
3 35 (7.14%) Programmer
4 34 (6.94%) Senior Developer
5 33 (6.73%) Data Analyst
6 28 (5.71%) Business Analyst
7 25 (5.10%) Quantitative Developer
8 24 (4.90%) C++ Developer
9 23 (4.69%) C# Developer
10 21 (4.29%) Data Scientist
11 20 (4.08%) Architect
12 19 (3.88%) Analyst Programmer
13 18 (3.67%) Java Developer
13 18 (3.67%) Java Analyst Programmer
13 18 (3.67%) Java Programmer
14 15 (3.06%) SQL Developer
14 15 (3.06%) Software Engineer
15 14 (2.86%) Software Developer
15 14 (2.86%) PL/SQL Developer
16 13 (2.65%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (12.45%) .NET
2 42 (8.57%) HTML
3 32 (6.53%) WPF
4 31 (6.33%) Web Services
5 26 (5.31%) CSS
6 19 (3.88%) WCF
7 18 (3.67%) XML
8 15 (3.06%) .NET Framework
9 14 (2.86%) ASP.NET
10 13 (2.65%) HTML5
11 12 (2.45%) jQuery
12 11 (2.24%) Task Parallel Library
13 10 (2.04%) LINQ
13 10 (2.04%) STL
14 9 (1.84%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 9 (1.84%) Unity (Game Engine)
15 8 (1.63%) Spring
16 7 (1.43%) J2EE
16 7 (1.43%) REST
17 6 (1.22%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 221 (45.10%) Computer Science
2 117 (23.88%) Physics
3 87 (17.76%) Analytical Skills
4 81 (16.53%) Statistics
5 49 (10.00%) Derivative
6 35 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 33 (6.73%) Algorithms
8 30 (6.12%) Economics
9 23 (4.69%) Management Information System
10 21 (4.29%) Credit Risk
11 20 (4.08%) Visualisation
12 15 (3.06%) Fixed Income
13 14 (2.86%) Open Source
13 14 (2.86%) Data Structures
14 13 (2.65%) Equities
15 10 (2.04%) Applied Mathematics
16 8 (1.63%) Spread Betting
16 8 (1.63%) Equity Derivative
16 8 (1.63%) NHS
16 8 (1.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 51 (10.41%) UNIX
2 37 (7.55%) Linux
3 32 (6.53%) Windows
4 24 (4.90%) Android
5 22 (4.49%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.82%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.41%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.20%) Solaris
9 1 (0.20%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.20%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (18.57%) Analytics
2 59 (12.04%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (11.84%) Data Modelling
4 53 (10.82%) OO
5 44 (8.98%) Software Engineering
6 39 (7.96%) Low Latency
7 36 (7.35%) Multithreading
8 30 (6.12%) Risk Management
9 29 (5.92%) Data Analysis
10 27 (5.51%) TDD
11 24 (4.90%) Validation
12 20 (4.08%) Scrum
13 18 (3.67%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (3.47%) UML
14 17 (3.47%) OOP
14 17 (3.47%) ETL
14 17 (3.47%) Continuous Integration
14 17 (3.47%) Predictive Modelling
15 16 (3.27%) Project Management
15 16 (3.27%) Web Services Management
Programming Languages
1 178 (36.33%) SQL
2 120 (24.49%) Java
3 108 (22.04%) C++
4 104 (21.22%) C#
5 70 (14.29%) Python
6 52 (10.61%) C
7 49 (10.00%) JavaScript
8 36 (7.35%) R
9 30 (6.12%) VBA
10 22 (4.49%) PL/SQL
11 16 (3.27%) Perl
12 12 (2.45%) PHP
12 12 (2.45%) Scala
12 12 (2.45%) MATLAB
13 9 (1.84%) Bash Shell
14 7 (1.43%) T-SQL
14 7 (1.43%) VB
15 5 (1.02%) PowerShell
16 4 (0.82%) Shell Script
16 4 (0.82%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 280 (57.14%) Degree
2 35 (7.14%) PhD
3 33 (6.73%) Security Cleared
4 21 (4.29%) SC Cleared
5 10 (2.04%) CISSP
6 4 (0.82%) ISEB
6 4 (0.82%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.82%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.41%) HNC
8 2 (0.41%) HND
8 2 (0.41%) NVQ Level 3
8 2 (0.41%) ACCA
8 2 (0.41%) CIMA
8 2 (0.41%) CFA
8 2 (0.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.20%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.20%) CRISC
9 1 (0.20%) CISA
9 1 (0.20%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.88%) QA
2 4 (0.82%) SLA
3 2 (0.41%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.20%) GxP
4 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.20%) BS7799
4 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.20%) Basel II
4 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.20%) COBIT
4 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 5 (1.02%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.61%) HDFS
4 2 (0.41%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.20%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 2 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.20%) SCOrch
2 1 (0.20%) SCSM
2 1 (0.20%) OpenAM
2 1 (0.20%) Casper Suite
2 1 (0.20%) ARCserve
2 1 (0.20%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.20%) SCOM
2 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.20%) Puppet
2 1 (0.20%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 54 (11.02%) Oracle
2 39 (7.96%) Microsoft
3 23 (4.69%) Tableau
4 8 (1.63%) Adobe
5 6 (1.22%) Teradata
5 6 (1.22%) Google
6 4 (0.82%) Netezza
6 4 (0.82%) VMware
6 4 (0.82%) Informatica
6 4 (0.82%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (0.82%) Sybase
6 4 (0.82%) Business Objects
6 4 (0.82%) Vertica
6 4 (0.82%) Hortonworks
6 4 (0.82%) Cloudera
6 4 (0.82%) Typemock
7 3 (0.61%) Facebook
7 3 (0.61%) hybris
7 3 (0.61%) IBM
7 3 (0.61%) Sitecore
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £650.00 - £800 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Surrey
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax
Churchill Frank
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge, United Kingdom
EMBL
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 24 days ago