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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 324 271 269
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -2
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 303 328 371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.58% 0.69% 0.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.87% 2.19% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 174 229
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£450 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £250 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 53 44
Average hourly rate £15.25 £13.00 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.30% +4.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.42 £8.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £17.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £13.00 £12.07
% change year-on-year
+17.30% +7.70%
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
16162 14993 16176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.97% 31.55% 30.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 9953 9408 9544
Average daily rate £413 £418 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.19% +1.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 679 606 799
Average hourly rate £18.54 £18.95 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.15% -24.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -32.69%

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014. 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 -31 161 £550 +4.76% 128
South East -14 49 £345 +38.00% 51
East of England -18 31 £258 -31.33% 48
South West -35 19 £320 -5.88% 21
West Midlands -12 12 £260 +22.35% 6
North West -1 7 £320 +85.50% 17
East Midlands 0 6 £375 +25.00% 10
Yorkshire -1 3 £350 +9.37% 15
North East -39 2 - - 7
Mathematics
UK

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

1 300 (51.11%) Degree
2 202 (34.41%) Computer Science
3 166 (28.28%) SQL
4 165 (28.11%) Finance
5 131 (22.32%) Java
6 116 (19.76%) Statistics
7 113 (19.25%) C++
8 110 (18.74%) C
9 103 (17.55%) Physics
10 99 (16.87%) Analytical Skills
11 88 (14.99%) Banking
12 87 (14.82%) Agile Software Development
13 85 (14.48%) Oracle
13 85 (14.48%) Analytics
14 84 (14.31%) Front Office
15 73 (12.44%) C#
16 64 (10.90%) Linux
17 59 (10.05%) Software Engineering
18 58 (9.88%) JavaScript
19 57 (9.71%) PhD
20 54 (9.20%) SAS
21 53 (9.03%) Python
22 52 (8.86%) .NET
23 51 (8.69%) Investment Banking
24 46 (7.84%) MS Excel
25 45 (7.67%) Risk Management
25 45 (7.67%) Multithreading
26 44 (7.50%) Windows
27 43 (7.33%) ITIL
27 43 (7.33%) Microsoft

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 54 (9.20%) SAS
2 16 (2.73%) Apache Pig
3 11 (1.87%) Tomcat
4 10 (1.70%) WebLogic
4 10 (1.70%) SharePoint
5 8 (1.36%) Apache
5 8 (1.36%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (0.85%) WebSphere
7 4 (0.68%) IBM Notes
7 4 (0.68%) Node.js
8 3 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.51%) CMS
8 3 (0.51%) IIS
9 2 (0.34%) Oracle Coherence
9 2 (0.34%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.34%) Tornado
9 2 (0.34%) Zimbra
9 2 (0.34%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.17%) Lync
10 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 46 (7.84%) MS Excel
2 24 (4.09%) MS Office
3 12 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (2.04%) SPSS
4 11 (1.87%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.02%) InfoPath
6 4 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.51%) Stata
7 3 (0.51%) MS Project
8 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.17%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.17%) Simulink
8 1 (0.17%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.17%) Maya
8 1 (0.17%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 19 (3.24%) Oracle Retail
2 5 (0.85%) SiteCatalyst
3 4 (0.68%) Murex MxG2000
4 2 (0.34%) SAP Retail
4 2 (0.34%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.17%) Bond Adapt
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.19%) Amazon EMR
2 3 (0.51%) PaaS
2 3 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.17%) SaaS
3 1 (0.17%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.73%) TCP/IP
2 13 (2.21%) Internet
3 11 (1.87%) Multicast
4 9 (1.53%) LDAP
5 6 (1.02%) HTTP
5 6 (1.02%) Firewall
6 4 (0.68%) Wireless
6 4 (0.68%) DVB
6 4 (0.68%) DNS
7 3 (0.51%) 3GPP
7 3 (0.51%) Network Security
7 3 (0.51%) SPDY
8 2 (0.34%) LTE
8 2 (0.34%) Intranet
8 2 (0.34%) 4G
8 2 (0.34%) 3G
9 1 (0.17%) SSL
9 1 (0.17%) SAN
9 1 (0.17%) SNMP
9 1 (0.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (5.79%) SQL Server
2 32 (5.45%) Big Data
3 26 (4.43%) Hadoop
4 22 (3.75%) Data Mining
5 17 (2.90%) MongoDB
5 17 (2.90%) NoSQL
5 17 (2.90%) MySQL
6 16 (2.73%) Relational Database
7 14 (2.39%) Apache Hive
7 14 (2.39%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (1.36%) KDB
8 8 (1.36%) Oracle Database
9 7 (1.19%) QlikView
10 6 (1.02%) SAS Enterprise Miner
11 5 (0.85%) Oracle ODI
12 4 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (0.68%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.51%) DB2
Development Applications
1 14 (2.39%) Visual Studio
2 10 (1.70%) Git (software)
3 9 (1.53%) Rational DOORS
4 8 (1.36%) Subversion
4 8 (1.36%) Maven
5 7 (1.19%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (1.02%) JUnit
7 5 (0.85%) Ant
7 5 (0.85%) JIRA
7 5 (0.85%) Selenium
8 4 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (0.68%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.51%) WebDriver
9 3 (0.51%) Apache Ivy
10 2 (0.34%) NUnit
10 2 (0.34%) Mockito
10 2 (0.34%) Hamcrest
10 2 (0.34%) Eclipse RCP
10 2 (0.34%) Talend Open Studio
10 2 (0.34%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 165 (28.11%) Finance
2 88 (14.99%) Banking
3 84 (14.31%) Front Office
4 51 (8.69%) Investment Banking
5 37 (6.30%) Retail
6 28 (4.77%) Marketing
7 20 (3.41%) Games
8 16 (2.73%) Advertising
8 16 (2.73%) Electronics
9 9 (1.53%) Telecoms
10 8 (1.36%) Military
11 5 (0.85%) Law
12 4 (0.68%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.68%) French Language
13 3 (0.51%) iGaming
13 3 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.51%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.34%) Dutch Language
14 2 (0.34%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.17%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 187 (31.86%) Developer
2 132 (22.49%) Analyst
3 59 (10.05%) Java Developer
4 40 (6.81%) Data Analyst
5 39 (6.64%) Customer Engineer
6 32 (5.45%) Software Engineer
7 31 (5.28%) Business Analyst
8 29 (4.94%) Front Office Developer
9 28 (4.77%) C++ Developer
10 27 (4.60%) Service Analyst
11 24 (4.09%) Quantitative Developer
12 23 (3.92%) Consultant
13 22 (3.75%) Software Developer
14 19 (3.24%) Senior Developer
15 18 (3.07%) Performance Manager
16 15 (2.56%) Project Manager
17 13 (2.21%) Architect
17 13 (2.21%) C# Developer
17 13 (2.21%) Design Engineer
17 13 (2.21%) Quantitative Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (8.86%) .NET
2 39 (6.64%) HTML
3 36 (6.13%) Spring
4 28 (4.77%) XML
5 27 (4.60%) CSS
6 21 (3.58%) Web Services
7 20 (3.41%) JMS
7 20 (3.41%) WPF
8 18 (3.07%) ASP.NET
9 15 (2.56%) Ajax
9 15 (2.56%) HTML5
10 13 (2.21%) jQuery
10 13 (2.21%) Hibernate
11 12 (2.04%) REST
12 11 (1.87%) XSLT
13 10 (1.70%) OpenGL
13 10 (1.70%) Java EE
14 9 (1.53%) Middleware
14 9 (1.53%) STL
14 9 (1.53%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 202 (34.41%) Computer Science
2 116 (19.76%) Statistics
3 103 (17.55%) Physics
4 99 (16.87%) Analytical Skills
5 43 (7.33%) Economics
6 31 (5.28%) Management Information System
7 27 (4.60%) Open Source
8 26 (4.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 21 (3.58%) Derivative
10 19 (3.24%) Fixed Income
11 15 (2.56%) Visualisation
12 13 (2.21%) Market Risk
12 13 (2.21%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 11 (1.87%) Equities
13 11 (1.87%) Applied Mathematics
14 9 (1.53%) Credit Risk
14 9 (1.53%) User Experience
15 8 (1.36%) VWAP
15 8 (1.36%) Biology
15 8 (1.36%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 64 (10.90%) Linux
2 44 (7.50%) Windows
3 37 (6.30%) UNIX
4 10 (1.70%) Android
5 7 (1.19%) Windows 7
6 6 (1.02%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.85%) Solaris
8 4 (0.68%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (0.51%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.34%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.34%) Scientific Linux
10 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.34%) CentOS
11 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.17%) Debian
11 1 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (14.82%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (14.48%) Analytics
3 59 (10.05%) Software Engineering
4 45 (7.67%) Risk Management
4 45 (7.67%) Multithreading
5 43 (7.33%) ITIL
6 37 (6.30%) Data Analysis
7 35 (5.96%) Business Analysis
8 33 (5.62%) Low Latency
9 31 (5.28%) Project Management
10 30 (5.11%) Stakeholder Management
11 28 (4.77%) Scrum
11 28 (4.77%) Service Management
12 26 (4.43%) OO
13 25 (4.26%) PRINCE2
13 25 (4.26%) TDD
14 24 (4.09%) Validation
14 24 (4.09%) UML
15 22 (3.75%) E-Commerce
15 22 (3.75%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 166 (28.28%) SQL
2 131 (22.32%) Java
3 113 (19.25%) C++
4 110 (18.74%) C
5 73 (12.44%) C#
6 58 (9.88%) JavaScript
7 53 (9.03%) Python
8 38 (6.47%) VBA
9 29 (4.94%) Scala
10 26 (4.43%) R
11 19 (3.24%) PL/SQL
12 18 (3.07%) Perl
13 11 (1.87%) Shell Script
13 11 (1.87%) MATLAB
14 7 (1.19%) PowerShell
15 6 (1.02%) Ruby
16 5 (0.85%) Bash Shell
16 5 (0.85%) PHP
17 4 (0.68%) VB
18 3 (0.51%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 300 (51.11%) Degree
2 57 (9.71%) PhD
3 35 (5.96%) Security Cleared
4 18 (3.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 13 (2.21%) SC Cleared
6 8 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (1.19%) ISEB
8 6 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.85%) ISTQB
10 4 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.51%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.51%) CCNA
11 3 (0.51%) Postgraduate
11 3 (0.51%) ISEB Practitioner
12 2 (0.34%) MCSE
12 2 (0.34%) MCSA
12 2 (0.34%) HND
12 2 (0.34%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.56%) QA
2 14 (2.39%) SLA
3 2 (0.34%) COBIT
3 2 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.17%) GxP
4 1 (0.17%) Basel II
4 1 (0.17%) TickIT
4 1 (0.17%) CDISC
4 1 (0.17%) DO-160
4 1 (0.17%) Basel III
4 1 (0.17%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (0.68%) Terminal Services
2 3 (0.51%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.34%) NFS
3 2 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.17%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.17%) Platform Symphony
4 1 (0.17%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (1.02%) SCOM
2 5 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.68%) Vagrant
3 4 (0.68%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (0.51%) SCOrch
4 3 (0.51%) SCSM
5 2 (0.34%) SCCM
5 2 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.34%) Puppet
6 1 (0.17%) CFEngine
6 1 (0.17%) OpenView
6 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.17%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.17%) Nagios
6 1 (0.17%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.17%) Oozie
6 1 (0.17%) Munin
Vendors
1 85 (14.48%) Oracle
2 43 (7.33%) Microsoft
3 22 (3.75%) SAP
4 19 (3.24%) JDA
5 13 (2.21%) Sybase
6 10 (1.70%) Tableau
7 9 (1.53%) Adobe
8 7 (1.19%) ServiceNow
8 7 (1.19%) Teradata
9 6 (1.02%) HP
9 6 (1.02%) Business Objects
9 6 (1.02%) Informatica
10 5 (0.85%) Murex
11 4 (0.68%) Lotus
11 4 (0.68%) Reuters
11 4 (0.68%) Bloomberg
11 4 (0.68%) TOWER Software
11 4 (0.68%) Cisco
11 4 (0.68%) IBM
11 4 (0.68%) Sun
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £475 - £525 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Venturi
Rate: good day rates
Posted: 22 hours ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Intapeople
Rate: £320 to £350 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
Synergize Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Barnstaple, Devon
University of Exeter
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £280 - £340 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Montash
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: market day rate
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Strike IT Services
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Intapeople
Rate: £400
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesex
Proteus Europe
Posted: 2 days ago
London
EarthStream Global
Rate: From £550 to £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Rate: £16400 - £18000 per annum + pension, dental insurance, life cover
Posted: 3 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Anderson Lamb
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Comvergent Limited
Rate: Excellent daily rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £10 - £12 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
England
Aimhire Recruitment
Posted: 10 days ago
England
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Posted: 10 days ago
England
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Posted: 22 days ago
England
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Posted: 22 days ago