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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 332 308 216
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -92
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 248 245 362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.54% 0.55% 0.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.76% 1.76% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 128 192
Average daily rate
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£425 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £225 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 47 101
Average hourly rate £15.25 £15.25 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.48 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.09 £38.50 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £15.25 £15.25
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
14088 13956 12666
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.50% 31.38% 30.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 8983 8772 7701
Average daily rate £425 £410 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 572 575 753
Average hourly rate £18.50 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.38 £18.13 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.37% -9.37%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +35 178 £500 -9.09% 134
South East -27 21 £346 -13.43% 68
South West -23 17 £325 +26.95% 39
East of England -3 11 £298 -8.46% 32
North West -13 7 £364 -9.00% 23
West Midlands -4 6 £390 +30.00% 6
East Midlands +4 5 - - 4
Yorkshire -10 2 £140 -37.77% 20
North East -15 1 - -
Mathematics
UK

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 281 (50.27%) Degree
2 222 (39.71%) Computer Science
3 198 (35.42%) SQL
4 189 (33.81%) Finance
5 122 (21.82%) C++
6 116 (20.75%) Java
7 114 (20.39%) C#
8 104 (18.60%) Banking
9 100 (17.89%) Analytical Skills
10 95 (16.99%) C
11 93 (16.64%) Front Office
12 88 (15.74%) Statistics
13 83 (14.85%) Physics
14 82 (14.67%) Oracle
15 72 (12.88%) .NET
15 72 (12.88%) Analytics
16 67 (11.99%) Python
17 62 (11.09%) Agile Software Development
18 61 (10.91%) JavaScript
19 56 (10.02%) Linux
19 56 (10.02%) Investment Banking
20 54 (9.66%) Software Engineering
21 53 (9.48%) OO
21 53 (9.48%) UNIX
22 51 (9.12%) HTML
23 49 (8.77%) Multithreading
24 48 (8.59%) SQL Server
25 47 (8.41%) Data Modelling
25 47 (8.41%) SAS
26 44 (7.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 47 (8.41%) SAS
2 14 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 9 (1.61%) Apache
3 9 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (1.25%) WebLogic
5 6 (1.07%) IBM Notes
5 6 (1.07%) Tomcat
6 5 (0.89%) IIS
6 5 (0.89%) WebSphere
6 5 (0.89%) Node.js
6 5 (0.89%) GlassFish
6 5 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (0.72%) ArcGIS
7 4 (0.72%) CMS
8 3 (0.54%) Apache Pig
8 3 (0.54%) Lync
9 2 (0.36%) Zimbra
9 2 (0.36%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.36%) Tornado
9 2 (0.36%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 29 (5.19%) MS Excel
2 22 (3.94%) MS Office
3 17 (3.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.61%) SPSS
5 6 (1.07%) MS Project
6 5 (0.89%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.72%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.36%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.36%) 3ds Max
9 2 (0.36%) Stata
10 1 (0.18%) S-PLUS
10 1 (0.18%) Maya
10 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.18%) Weka
10 1 (0.18%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 5 (0.89%) Murex MxG2000
2 3 (0.54%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.36%) Bond Adapt
4 1 (0.18%) FINCAD Analytics
4 1 (0.18%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.18%) Summit
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.36%) GitHub
2 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.15%) TCP/IP
2 10 (1.79%) Internet
3 9 (1.61%) Multicast
4 7 (1.25%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (0.72%) LDAP
6 3 (0.54%) DVB
6 3 (0.54%) DNS
7 2 (0.36%) SSL
7 2 (0.36%) 3G
7 2 (0.36%) Firewall
7 2 (0.36%) HTTP
7 2 (0.36%) SPDY
8 1 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.18%) Wireless
8 1 (0.18%) 2G
8 1 (0.18%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.18%) SSH
8 1 (0.18%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.18%) LTE
8 1 (0.18%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (8.59%) SQL Server
2 31 (5.55%) Relational Database
3 29 (5.19%) MySQL
4 28 (5.01%) Data Warehouse
5 24 (4.29%) Hadoop
6 20 (3.58%) QlikView
7 18 (3.22%) Big Data
8 13 (2.33%) Oracle Database
9 11 (1.97%) Oracle ODI
9 11 (1.97%) SAS Enterprise Miner
9 11 (1.97%) MongoDB
9 11 (1.97%) RDBMS
10 10 (1.79%) Data Mining
10 10 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (1.25%) KDB
13 6 (1.07%) MS Access
13 6 (1.07%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 15 (2.68%) Visual Studio
2 12 (2.15%) Subversion
3 9 (1.61%) NUnit
4 8 (1.43%) Maven
4 8 (1.43%) Git (software)
5 7 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (1.07%) Rhino Mocks
6 6 (1.07%) Moq
6 6 (1.07%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (0.72%) JIRA
8 3 (0.54%) Selenium
8 3 (0.54%) NetBeans
8 3 (0.54%) JUnit
8 3 (0.54%) Toad
8 3 (0.54%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.36%) NCover
9 2 (0.36%) Mockito
9 2 (0.36%) Hamcrest
9 2 (0.36%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.36%) Eclipse
General
1 189 (33.81%) Finance
2 104 (18.60%) Banking
3 93 (16.64%) Front Office
4 56 (10.02%) Investment Banking
5 27 (4.83%) Games
6 23 (4.11%) Telecoms
7 21 (3.76%) Advertising
8 18 (3.22%) Marketing
9 17 (3.04%) Retail
10 10 (1.79%) Electronics
11 7 (1.25%) Financial Institution
11 7 (1.25%) Publishing
12 6 (1.07%) Law
13 5 (0.89%) Retail Banking
13 5 (0.89%) Military
14 2 (0.36%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.36%) Interactive Media
14 2 (0.36%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.36%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 200 (35.78%) Developer
2 125 (22.36%) Analyst
3 37 (6.62%) Data Analyst
4 34 (6.08%) Business Analyst
5 33 (5.90%) Quantitative Developer
6 31 (5.55%) C++ Developer
7 28 (5.01%) Customer Engineer
8 27 (4.83%) C# Developer
9 26 (4.65%) Java Developer
10 24 (4.29%) Programmer
11 20 (3.58%) Software Developer
11 20 (3.58%) Software Engineer
12 19 (3.40%) Data Scientist
13 18 (3.22%) Senior Developer
14 15 (2.68%) Consultant
15 14 (2.50%) Service Analyst
15 14 (2.50%) SQL Developer
16 13 (2.33%) WPF Developer
16 13 (2.33%) C++ Quantitative Developer
17 12 (2.15%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (12.88%) .NET
2 51 (9.12%) HTML
3 36 (6.44%) WPF
4 30 (5.37%) CSS
4 30 (5.37%) XML
5 20 (3.58%) WCF
6 18 (3.22%) ASP.NET
6 18 (3.22%) .NET Framework
7 17 (3.04%) HTML5
7 17 (3.04%) Ajax
8 16 (2.86%) jQuery
9 15 (2.68%) STL
10 14 (2.50%) Spring
11 13 (2.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
12 12 (2.15%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 12 (2.15%) FIX Protocol
13 11 (1.97%) JMS
14 10 (1.79%) Middleware
14 10 (1.79%) XSLT
14 10 (1.79%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 222 (39.71%) Computer Science
2 100 (17.89%) Analytical Skills
3 88 (15.74%) Statistics
4 83 (14.85%) Physics
5 44 (7.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 40 (7.16%) Economics
6 40 (7.16%) Algorithms
7 37 (6.62%) Derivative
8 29 (5.19%) Management Information System
9 21 (3.76%) Credit Risk
10 20 (3.58%) Equities
11 19 (3.40%) Open Source
12 18 (3.22%) Visualisation
12 18 (3.22%) Fixed Income
13 14 (2.50%) Data Structures
14 13 (2.33%) Applied Mathematics
15 10 (1.79%) Market Risk
16 9 (1.61%) Mobile App
17 8 (1.43%) Biology
17 8 (1.43%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 56 (10.02%) Linux
2 53 (9.48%) UNIX
3 39 (6.98%) Windows
4 11 (1.97%) Android
5 10 (1.79%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.72%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.54%) Solaris
8 2 (0.36%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.36%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.36%) Scientific Linux
8 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.18%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.18%) CentOS
9 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (12.88%) Analytics
2 62 (11.09%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (9.66%) Software Engineering
4 53 (9.48%) OO
5 49 (8.77%) Multithreading
6 47 (8.41%) Data Modelling
7 43 (7.69%) Low Latency
8 38 (6.80%) Risk Management
9 34 (6.08%) Data Analysis
10 31 (5.55%) ITIL
10 31 (5.55%) Project Management
11 25 (4.47%) Stakeholder Management
11 25 (4.47%) Scrum
12 24 (4.29%) Validation
12 24 (4.29%) ETL
13 23 (4.11%) Business Intelligence
13 23 (4.11%) TDD
14 22 (3.94%) Continuous Integration
15 19 (3.40%) Algorithmic Trading
15 19 (3.40%) Operations Research
Programming Languages
1 198 (35.42%) SQL
2 122 (21.82%) C++
3 116 (20.75%) Java
4 114 (20.39%) C#
5 95 (16.99%) C
6 67 (11.99%) Python
7 61 (10.91%) JavaScript
8 33 (5.90%) PL/SQL
9 31 (5.55%) VBA
10 26 (4.65%) Perl
11 24 (4.29%) R
12 14 (2.50%) PHP
13 13 (2.33%) MATLAB
14 11 (1.97%) Shell Script
15 9 (1.61%) PowerShell
15 9 (1.61%) T-SQL
16 8 (1.43%) Bash Shell
17 6 (1.07%) Scala
18 5 (0.89%) VB
19 4 (0.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 281 (50.27%) Degree
2 43 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 26 (4.65%) PhD
4 25 (4.47%) SC Cleared
5 12 (2.15%) CISSP
6 10 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 6 (1.07%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.89%) ISEB
9 3 (0.54%) CCNA
9 3 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.36%) RHCE
10 2 (0.36%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.36%) NVQ Level 3
10 2 (0.36%) CFA
10 2 (0.36%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.18%) CRISC
11 1 (0.18%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.68%) QA
2 8 (1.43%) SLA
3 3 (0.54%) COBIT
4 1 (0.18%) BS7799
4 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.18%) TickIT
4 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.18%) CDISC
4 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (0.18%) GxP
System Software
1 6 (1.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.89%) Terminal Services
3 2 (0.36%) NFS
3 2 (0.36%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.18%) Firmware
4 1 (0.18%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.18%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 4 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.54%) SCOrch
2 3 (0.54%) SCSM
2 3 (0.54%) SCOM
2 3 (0.54%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.36%) OpenView
3 2 (0.36%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.36%) SCCM
3 2 (0.36%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.18%) Puppet
4 1 (0.18%) CFEngine
4 1 (0.18%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 82 (14.67%) Oracle
2 42 (7.51%) Microsoft
3 18 (3.22%) Tableau
4 13 (2.33%) Sybase
4 13 (2.33%) Teradata
5 12 (2.15%) Informatica
6 11 (1.97%) Adobe
7 6 (1.07%) Lotus
7 6 (1.07%) VMware
7 6 (1.07%) Google
7 6 (1.07%) Typemock
8 5 (0.89%) Reuters
8 5 (0.89%) Bloomberg
8 5 (0.89%) Citrix
8 5 (0.89%) Murex
8 5 (0.89%) HP
8 5 (0.89%) Business Objects
9 4 (0.72%) TOWER Software
9 4 (0.72%) ServiceNow
10 3 (0.54%) Facebook
City, London
Hudson IT
Rate: Negotiable Day Rate (DOE)
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Dewsbury
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £700 - £800 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire, South West
Swindon College
Rate: £45,071 - £52,495 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
West Midlands Fire Service
Rate: From £19,742 to £20,849 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Enfield, Middlesex
Enfield Council
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £525 - £625 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £11.72 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Montash
Rate: £600 - £750 per day + negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Radley James Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £160 - £180 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Next Ventures Limited
Rate: Competitive day rate
Posted: 12 days ago