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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 383 310 260
Rank change year-on-year
-73 -50
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 200 277 323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.40% 0.58% 0.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.26% 1.78% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 155 167
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 42 54
Average hourly rate £17.50 £30.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.66% +130.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £12.48 £12.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.20 £47.50 £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%
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
15867 15579 15139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.88% 32.54% 33.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 10103 9665 9162
Average daily rate £420 £410 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% -3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 586 597 658
Average hourly rate £18.61 £20.80 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.53% -7.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.50 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +9.75%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 6 July 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 -45 128 £450 -14.28% 170
South East -27 27 £400 +36.17% 70
East of England +3 15 £338 -2.17% 56
South West -1 14 £375 +72.41% 33
East Midlands -8 4 £300 - 11
West Midlands -11 4 £448 - 9
North West -19 3 - - 8
Yorkshire -23 1 - - 8
Mathematics
UK

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 236 (54.50%) Degree
2 168 (38.80%) Computer Science
3 139 (32.10%) SQL
4 135 (31.18%) Finance
5 107 (24.71%) Physics
6 101 (23.33%) Java
7 92 (21.25%) C#
8 88 (20.32%) Analytical Skills
9 84 (19.40%) Analytics
10 80 (18.48%) C++
11 74 (17.09%) Statistics
12 73 (16.86%) Banking
13 61 (14.09%) .NET
13 61 (14.09%) Python
14 58 (13.39%) SQL Server
15 55 (12.70%) C
15 55 (12.70%) Agile Software Development
16 47 (10.85%) Front Office
17 42 (9.70%) Microsoft
18 41 (9.47%) MS Excel
18 41 (9.47%) OO
19 39 (9.01%) Web Services
19 39 (9.01%) Oracle
19 39 (9.01%) Data Modelling
19 39 (9.01%) Derivative
19 39 (9.01%) R
20 38 (8.78%) Multithreading
21 37 (8.55%) UNIX
22 36 (8.31%) SAS
23 35 (8.08%) Windows

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 36 (8.31%) SAS
2 11 (2.54%) Apache Spark
3 10 (2.31%) WebLogic
4 9 (2.08%) JBoss
5 8 (1.85%) Tomcat
5 8 (1.85%) WebSphere
6 6 (1.39%) Node.js
6 6 (1.39%) Apache
7 5 (1.15%) GlassFish
8 4 (0.92%) IIS
9 3 (0.69%) IPython
10 2 (0.46%) CMS
10 2 (0.46%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.23%) uWSGI
11 1 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.23%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.23%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 41 (9.47%) MS Excel
2 21 (4.85%) MS Office
3 12 (2.77%) SPSS
4 11 (2.54%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.39%) Simulink
6 4 (0.92%) MS Project
7 3 (0.69%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.69%) LaTeX
7 3 (0.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.69%) Mathematica
7 3 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.69%) Maple
8 2 (0.46%) Maya
9 1 (0.23%) 3ds Max
9 1 (0.23%) Stata
9 1 (0.23%) Weka
Business Applications
1 2 (0.46%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.23%) FINCAD Analytics
2 1 (0.23%) SAP APO
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%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (0.69%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (0.23%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.23%) Heroku
3 1 (0.23%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.23%) Route 53
3 1 (0.23%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.77%) TCP/IP
2 9 (2.08%) Internet
3 5 (1.15%) Firewall
3 5 (1.15%) AMQP
4 3 (0.69%) LDAP
5 2 (0.46%) Kerberos
5 2 (0.46%) LAN
5 2 (0.46%) WAN
5 2 (0.46%) VPN
5 2 (0.46%) SSL
5 2 (0.46%) TACACS
5 2 (0.46%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (0.46%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (0.23%) NAS
6 1 (0.23%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.23%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.23%) Multicast
6 1 (0.23%) SAN
6 1 (0.23%) DNS
6 1 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (13.39%) SQL Server
2 32 (7.39%) Relational Database
3 25 (5.77%) Big Data
3 25 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
4 24 (5.54%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (4.62%) Hadoop
5 20 (4.62%) Data Mining
6 18 (4.16%) RDBMS
7 17 (3.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (3.93%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (2.77%) MySQL
9 9 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (1.85%) QlikView
11 7 (1.62%) KDB
11 7 (1.62%) Oracle Database
12 6 (1.39%) MongoDB
12 6 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
13 5 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
13 5 (1.15%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (2.54%) Maven
2 7 (1.62%) Ant
2 7 (1.62%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (0.92%) Visual Studio
4 4 (0.92%) Subversion
5 3 (0.69%) Microsoft Blend
6 2 (0.46%) HP UFT
6 2 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.46%) JUnit
6 2 (0.46%) JIRA
6 2 (0.46%) Selenium
7 1 (0.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.23%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.23%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.23%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.23%) Mockito
7 1 (0.23%) GCC
7 1 (0.23%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.23%) Jenkins
General
1 135 (31.18%) Finance
2 73 (16.86%) Banking
3 47 (10.85%) Front Office
4 32 (7.39%) Telecoms
5 31 (7.16%) Investment Banking
6 30 (6.93%) Marketing
7 18 (4.16%) Games
8 16 (3.70%) Retail
9 12 (2.77%) Financial Institution
10 7 (1.62%) Electronics
11 6 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (1.39%) Back Office
11 6 (1.39%) Legal
12 4 (0.92%) Billing
12 4 (0.92%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.69%) Interactive Media
13 3 (0.69%) French Language
13 3 (0.69%) Japanese Language
13 3 (0.69%) Law
13 3 (0.69%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 146 (33.72%) Developer
2 128 (29.56%) Analyst
3 30 (6.93%) Programmer
3 30 (6.93%) Senior Developer
4 25 (5.77%) Data Analyst
4 25 (5.77%) Data Scientist
5 18 (4.16%) Architect
5 18 (4.16%) Business Analyst
5 18 (4.16%) .NET Developer
6 16 (3.70%) C# Developer
6 16 (3.70%) Analyst Programmer
7 15 (3.46%) Java Developer
7 15 (3.46%) Java Analyst Programmer
7 15 (3.46%) Java Programmer
8 13 (3.00%) Support Analyst
9 11 (2.54%) Consultant
9 11 (2.54%) Software Developer
9 11 (2.54%) Software Engineer
9 11 (2.54%) SQL Developer
10 10 (2.31%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (14.09%) .NET
2 39 (9.01%) Web Services
3 30 (6.93%) HTML
3 30 (6.93%) WPF
4 21 (4.85%) ASP.NET
5 14 (3.23%) WCF
5 14 (3.23%) REST
6 12 (2.77%) CSS
7 10 (2.31%) Spring
7 10 (2.31%) FIX Protocol
7 10 (2.31%) LINQ
8 9 (2.08%) .NET Framework
8 9 (2.08%) XML
9 7 (1.62%) jQuery
9 7 (1.62%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (1.62%) SciPy
9 7 (1.62%) AngularJS
9 7 (1.62%) Unity DI Container
9 7 (1.62%) Pandas
10 6 (1.39%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 168 (38.80%) Computer Science
2 107 (24.71%) Physics
3 88 (20.32%) Analytical Skills
4 74 (17.09%) Statistics
5 39 (9.01%) Derivative
6 31 (7.16%) Algorithms
7 27 (6.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 18 (4.16%) Economics
9 17 (3.93%) Fixed Income
10 16 (3.70%) Credit Risk
11 15 (3.46%) Visualisation
12 14 (3.23%) Management Information System
13 10 (2.31%) Xbox
14 9 (2.08%) NHS
14 9 (2.08%) Interest Rate Derivative
15 8 (1.85%) Market Risk
15 8 (1.85%) Applied Mathematics
16 7 (1.62%) User Experience
16 7 (1.62%) Equities
17 6 (1.39%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 37 (8.55%) UNIX
2 35 (8.08%) Windows
3 33 (7.62%) Linux
4 24 (5.54%) Android
5 20 (4.62%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.62%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.15%) 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 84 (19.40%) Analytics
2 55 (12.70%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (9.47%) OO
4 39 (9.01%) Data Modelling
5 38 (8.78%) Multithreading
6 35 (8.08%) Software Engineering
7 32 (7.39%) TDD
8 28 (6.47%) Data Analysis
9 25 (5.77%) Low Latency
10 24 (5.54%) SDLC
11 23 (5.31%) Validation
12 22 (5.08%) Risk Management
12 22 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
13 20 (4.62%) Project Management
14 19 (4.39%) Web Services Management
15 18 (4.16%) UML
16 17 (3.93%) Statistical Analysis
17 16 (3.70%) ITIL
17 16 (3.70%) RAD
17 16 (3.70%) Algorithmic Trading
Programming Languages
1 139 (32.10%) SQL
2 101 (23.33%) Java
3 92 (21.25%) C#
4 80 (18.48%) C++
5 61 (14.09%) Python
6 55 (12.70%) C
7 39 (9.01%) R
8 26 (6.00%) VBA
9 25 (5.77%) JavaScript
10 16 (3.70%) MATLAB
11 15 (3.46%) Scala
12 10 (2.31%) T-SQL
13 8 (1.85%) Perl
14 7 (1.62%) PHP
14 7 (1.62%) PL/SQL
14 7 (1.62%) VB.NET
15 5 (1.15%) VB
15 5 (1.15%) Ruby
16 4 (0.92%) PowerShell
16 4 (0.92%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 236 (54.50%) Degree
2 33 (7.62%) PhD
3 20 (4.62%) Security Cleared
4 12 (2.77%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.92%) ACCA
6 4 (0.92%) HND
6 4 (0.92%) ISEB
6 4 (0.92%) DV Cleared
6 4 (0.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (0.92%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.92%) CIMA
7 3 (0.69%) CISSP
8 2 (0.46%) Postgraduate
8 2 (0.46%) CISA
8 2 (0.46%) CISM
8 2 (0.46%) HNC
8 2 (0.46%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.46%) A+ Certification
8 2 (0.46%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.54%) QA
2 4 (0.92%) SLA
3 2 (0.46%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.46%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.23%) Basel II
System Software
1 10 (2.31%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.15%) HDFS
3 1 (0.23%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (0.23%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.23%) Snort
3 1 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.23%) Platform Symphony
3 1 (0.23%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 2 (0.46%) Nessus
1 2 (0.46%) SCOM
1 2 (0.46%) Oracle Identity Management
1 2 (0.46%) OpenAM
2 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.23%) SCOrch
2 1 (0.23%) SCSM
2 1 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.23%) Puppet
2 1 (0.23%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.23%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (0.23%) ARCserve
2 1 (0.23%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 42 (9.70%) Microsoft
2 39 (9.01%) Oracle
3 20 (4.62%) Tableau
4 8 (1.85%) Adobe
5 6 (1.39%) Sybase
5 6 (1.39%) Business Objects
5 6 (1.39%) SAP
6 5 (1.15%) Cognos
6 5 (1.15%) hybris
7 4 (0.92%) Vertica
7 4 (0.92%) Hortonworks
7 4 (0.92%) Cloudera
7 4 (0.92%) Telerik
7 4 (0.92%) Netezza
7 4 (0.92%) MicroStrategy
7 4 (0.92%) Remedy
8 3 (0.69%) Cisco
8 3 (0.69%) IBM
8 3 (0.69%) HP
8 3 (0.69%) Hyperion
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Rate: £375 - £420 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
West London
YunoJuno
Rate: From £50 to £150 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
South East
Connectus
Rate: £28 - £40 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Eames Consulting
Rate: £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Barclays
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EMBL
Rate: 6 (monthly salary starting at £2,670.64 free of UK income tax plus mob
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Anderson Lamb
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Rate: £23,450.36 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Rate: £23,450.36 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Optima Connections
Rate: From £400 to £440 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 12 days ago