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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 318 363 355
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -8
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 298 240 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.63% 0.51% 0.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.94% 1.61% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 187 129
Average daily rate £450 £438 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £708 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £333
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 12 40
Average hourly rate £17.50 £13.86 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.30% -9.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.48 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.10 £18.07 £40.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £13.86 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+26.30% -9.14%
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
15327 14891 14927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.48% 31.62% 32.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 10014 9364 9160
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 614 641 629
Average hourly rate £21.40 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.88% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £11.50 £11.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -3 164 £525 +5.00% 159
South East +53 54 £300 -13.35% 61
East of England +18 22 £350 +33.97% 49
North West -3 17 £675 +58.82% 11
South West +4 16 £369 +13.46% 19
Yorkshire -18 10 £295 +24.21% 18
West Midlands -7 8 £400 +14.28% 26
East Midlands -14 5 £231 - 10
North East -18 1 - - 2
Mathematics
UK

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 305 (50.08%) Degree
2 221 (36.29%) Computer Science
3 219 (35.96%) Finance
4 189 (31.03%) SQL
5 152 (24.96%) C++
6 134 (22.00%) C
7 129 (21.18%) C#
8 128 (21.02%) Physics
9 120 (19.70%) Analytical Skills
10 119 (19.54%) Python
11 114 (18.72%) Java
12 111 (18.23%) Banking
13 109 (17.90%) Analytics
14 101 (16.58%) Agile Software Development
15 86 (14.12%) Statistics
15 86 (14.12%) Front Office
16 83 (13.63%) SQL Server
17 82 (13.46%) Windows
18 78 (12.81%) Linux
18 78 (12.81%) .NET
19 69 (11.33%) Microsoft
19 69 (11.33%) Investment Banking
20 65 (10.67%) HTML
21 63 (10.34%) PhD
22 59 (9.69%) MS Excel
23 56 (9.20%) Derivative
24 55 (9.03%) JavaScript
25 47 (7.72%) VBA
25 47 (7.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
26 46 (7.55%) Algorithms

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 39 (6.40%) SAS
2 14 (2.30%) Apache Spark
3 12 (1.97%) Apache
4 10 (1.64%) Node.js
5 7 (1.15%) Apache Pig
5 7 (1.15%) SharePoint
6 6 (0.99%) ArcGIS
6 6 (0.99%) IIS
7 5 (0.82%) Oracle Coherence
8 4 (0.66%) GemFire
8 4 (0.66%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.49%) Confluence
10 2 (0.33%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.33%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.16%) CMS
11 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.16%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 59 (9.69%) MS Excel
2 28 (4.60%) MS Office
3 24 (3.94%) SPSS
4 7 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.66%) MS Project
5 4 (0.66%) Simulink
6 3 (0.49%) AutoCAD
6 3 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.33%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.16%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.49%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 2 (0.33%) SAP BPC
2 2 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.16%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.16%) Front Arena
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.16%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.16%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (2.79%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.66%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.66%) SaaS
4 2 (0.33%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.16%) Heroku
5 1 (0.16%) IaaS
5 1 (0.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.30%) TCP/IP
2 8 (1.31%) Network Security
3 6 (0.99%) LAN
3 6 (0.99%) Remote Desktop
3 6 (0.99%) WAN
4 5 (0.82%) 4G
4 5 (0.82%) Firewall
4 5 (0.82%) Wireless
5 4 (0.66%) DHCP
5 4 (0.66%) DNS
5 4 (0.66%) HTTP
5 4 (0.66%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (0.49%) Internet
6 3 (0.49%) IPsec
6 3 (0.49%) ISDN
6 3 (0.49%) SAN
6 3 (0.49%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (0.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (0.33%) FCoE
7 2 (0.33%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (13.63%) SQL Server
2 44 (7.22%) Big Data
3 38 (6.24%) Hadoop
4 28 (4.60%) Data Mining
5 27 (4.43%) Relational Database
6 20 (3.28%) RDBMS
7 19 (3.12%) Oracle Database
8 17 (2.79%) Apache Hive
8 17 (2.79%) MongoDB
9 15 (2.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 14 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
11 13 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (1.97%) GIS
13 11 (1.81%) Azure SQL Database
14 10 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (1.64%) MySQL
15 9 (1.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 9 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
16 8 (1.31%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 16 (2.63%) Git (software)
2 13 (2.13%) JIRA
3 10 (1.64%) Visual Studio
4 9 (1.48%) Subversion
5 7 (1.15%) NUnit
6 6 (0.99%) Selenium
6 6 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (0.82%) HP UFT
8 4 (0.66%) Eclipse
8 4 (0.66%) Hudson
9 3 (0.49%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.49%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.49%) Maven
9 3 (0.49%) Protractor
9 3 (0.49%) Rational DOORS
9 3 (0.49%) VTune
10 2 (0.33%) Eclipse RCP
10 2 (0.33%) JMeter
10 2 (0.33%) LoadRunner
10 2 (0.33%) PVCS
General
1 219 (35.96%) Finance
2 111 (18.23%) Banking
3 86 (14.12%) Front Office
4 69 (11.33%) Investment Banking
5 32 (5.25%) Retail
6 30 (4.93%) Games
7 29 (4.76%) Telecoms
8 14 (2.30%) Marketing
9 11 (1.81%) Electronics
9 11 (1.81%) Financial Institution
10 9 (1.48%) Legal
11 8 (1.31%) Retail Banking
12 5 (0.82%) Military
13 3 (0.49%) Back Office
13 3 (0.49%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.33%) Automotive
14 2 (0.33%) Dutch Language
14 2 (0.33%) Law
14 2 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.33%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 234 (38.42%) Developer
2 130 (21.35%) Analyst
3 55 (9.03%) C++ Developer
4 52 (8.54%) C# Developer
5 43 (7.06%) Quantitative Developer
6 41 (6.73%) Java Developer
7 36 (5.91%) Qualitative Analyst
7 36 (5.91%) Quantitative Analyst
8 33 (5.42%) Support Engineer
9 32 (5.25%) .NET Developer
10 31 (5.09%) Python Developer
11 28 (4.60%) Desktop Engineer
11 28 (4.60%) Desktop Support
11 28 (4.60%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 27 (4.43%) C# .NET Developer
12 27 (4.43%) Data Analyst
13 25 (4.11%) Senior Developer
14 20 (3.28%) C++ Quantitative Developer
15 19 (3.12%) Junior
16 18 (2.96%) Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (12.81%) .NET
2 65 (10.67%) HTML
3 46 (7.55%) HTML5
4 37 (6.08%) jQuery
5 34 (5.58%) AngularJS
5 34 (5.58%) CSS
6 24 (3.94%) XML
7 23 (3.78%) ASP.NET
8 20 (3.28%) .NET Framework
9 19 (3.12%) REST
10 15 (2.46%) Web Services
11 13 (2.13%) ASP.NET Web API
11 13 (2.13%) SciPy
11 13 (2.13%) WinForms
12 12 (1.97%) React
13 11 (1.81%) WPF
14 10 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (1.64%) Spring
15 9 (1.48%) Middleware
15 9 (1.48%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 221 (36.29%) Computer Science
2 128 (21.02%) Physics
3 120 (19.70%) Analytical Skills
4 86 (14.12%) Statistics
5 56 (9.20%) Derivative
6 47 (7.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 46 (7.55%) Algorithms
8 40 (6.57%) Economics
9 31 (5.09%) Market Risk
10 27 (4.43%) Fixed Income
11 26 (4.27%) Credit Risk
12 22 (3.61%) Applied Mathematics
13 20 (3.28%) Visualisation
14 17 (2.79%) Credit Derivative
15 16 (2.63%) Mobile App
16 15 (2.46%) Hedge funds
17 14 (2.30%) Management Information System
18 13 (2.13%) Data Structures
19 10 (1.64%) Equities
20 8 (1.31%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 82 (13.46%) Windows
2 78 (12.81%) Linux
3 32 (5.25%) Unix
4 27 (4.43%) Windows 7
5 9 (1.48%) Windows Server
6 8 (1.31%) Android
6 8 (1.31%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (1.31%) Solaris
6 8 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (1.31%) Windows XP
7 3 (0.49%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.33%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.33%) VxWorks
8 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.16%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.16%) NetWare
9 1 (0.16%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.16%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (17.90%) Analytics
2 101 (16.58%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (7.22%) Software Engineering
3 44 (7.22%) Validation
4 43 (7.06%) Business Intelligence
5 39 (6.40%) Unit Testing
6 37 (6.08%) OO
7 35 (5.75%) TDD
8 34 (5.58%) Risk Management
9 33 (5.42%) Multithreading
10 29 (4.76%) Monte Carlo Method
10 29 (4.76%) Operations Research
11 27 (4.43%) Data Analysis
12 26 (4.27%) Migration
13 25 (4.11%) Data Modelling
14 22 (3.61%) Asset Management
14 22 (3.61%) Front End Development
14 22 (3.61%) Machine Learning
14 22 (3.61%) SDLC
15 21 (3.45%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 189 (31.03%) SQL
2 152 (24.96%) C++
3 134 (22.00%) C
4 129 (21.18%) C#
5 119 (19.54%) Python
6 114 (18.72%) Java
7 55 (9.03%) JavaScript
8 47 (7.72%) VBA
9 36 (5.91%) R
10 31 (5.09%) MATLAB
11 16 (2.63%) VB.NET
12 13 (2.13%) VB
13 10 (1.64%) T-SQL
14 9 (1.48%) PowerShell
15 8 (1.31%) Embedded C
15 8 (1.31%) Fortran
16 7 (1.15%) Scala
17 6 (0.99%) PL/SQL
18 5 (0.82%) Shell Script
19 4 (0.66%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 305 (50.08%) Degree
2 63 (10.34%) PhD
3 29 (4.76%) Security Cleared
4 19 (3.12%) SC Cleared
5 12 (1.97%) A+ Certification
6 11 (1.81%) Postgraduate
7 7 (1.15%) DV Cleared
8 6 (0.99%) CESG Certified Professional
8 6 (0.99%) SAS Certification
9 5 (0.82%) CISSP
9 5 (0.82%) ISEB
10 4 (0.66%) MCP
10 4 (0.66%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.49%) CISA
11 3 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.49%) CISM
11 3 (0.49%) IISP
11 3 (0.49%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.33%) CFA
12 2 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (5.75%) QA
2 13 (2.13%) PCI DSS
3 10 (1.64%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.82%) SLA
6 3 (0.49%) ISAE 3402
6 3 (0.49%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.49%) ISO27005
7 2 (0.33%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.33%) EMIR
7 2 (0.33%) GxP
7 2 (0.33%) MiFID
7 2 (0.33%) UCITS
8 1 (0.16%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.16%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 7 (1.15%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.49%) Firmware
2 3 (0.49%) HDFS
3 2 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (0.99%) SCCM
2 4 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.66%) Puppet
3 3 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.33%) Ambari
4 2 (0.33%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.33%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (0.33%) HP SIM
4 2 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.33%) SCOM
4 2 (0.33%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (0.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (0.33%) yum
5 1 (0.16%) Ansible
5 1 (0.16%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.16%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.16%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.16%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.16%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 69 (11.33%) Microsoft
2 38 (6.24%) Oracle
3 17 (2.79%) Tableau
4 14 (2.30%) Cisco
4 14 (2.30%) IBM
5 12 (1.97%) SAP
6 9 (1.48%) Informatica
6 9 (1.48%) MicroStrategy
7 8 (1.31%) Cognos
7 8 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (0.99%) Barracuda Networks
8 6 (0.99%) DevExpress
8 6 (0.99%) Mapinfo
8 6 (0.99%) Red Hat
9 5 (0.82%) BT
9 5 (0.82%) Google
9 5 (0.82%) HP
9 5 (0.82%) WorldPay
10 4 (0.66%) Netezza
10 4 (0.66%) Teradata
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