The first 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the England region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 312 265 298
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +33
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 275 329 315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.56% 0.71% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.16% 2.62% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 165 165
Average daily rate
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£500 £475 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £287 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £650 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £390
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 53 55
Average hourly rate £20.18 £13.00 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.25% -22.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.83 £11.87 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £23.75 £42.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £13.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+17.30% -
Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
12723 12552 13334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 25.77% 27.01% 25.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7801 7739 7817
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £239 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £601
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £337
% change year-on-year
- +4.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 515 554 706
Average hourly rate £20.16 £22.50 £25.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.40% -10.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -25.45%
Mathematics
UK

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -21 170 £550 +3.77% 124
South East -13 51 £345 +6.15% 49
East of England -30 14 £345 +18.96% 38
West Midlands -8 13 - - 7
South West -37 10 £218 -40.81% 23
North West +2 7 £298 - 20
Yorkshire +1 3 - - 12
East Midlands -4 1 - - 3
North East -21 1 - - 9
Mathematics
UK

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 301 (55.64%) Degree
2 175 (32.35%) Finance
3 166 (30.68%) Computer Science
4 161 (29.76%) SQL
5 131 (24.21%) Statistics
6 121 (22.37%) Java
7 110 (20.33%) Analytics
8 99 (18.30%) C++
9 98 (18.11%) Physics
10 92 (17.01%) C
11 87 (16.08%) Banking
12 71 (13.12%) PhD
13 69 (12.75%) Oracle
14 65 (12.01%) Front Office
15 62 (11.46%) SAS
16 56 (10.35%) C#
17 54 (9.98%) Agile Software Development
18 50 (9.24%) .NET
19 48 (8.87%) Investment Banking
19 48 (8.87%) Software Engineering
20 47 (8.69%) MS Excel
21 46 (8.50%) Microsoft
21 46 (8.50%) Economics
22 45 (8.32%) Python
22 45 (8.32%) SQL Server
22 45 (8.32%) Linux
23 43 (7.95%) VBA
23 43 (7.95%) JavaScript
24 40 (7.39%) R
25 39 (7.21%) Big Data

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 62 (11.46%) SAS
2 25 (4.62%) Apache Pig
3 13 (2.40%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.48%) Tomcat
5 7 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (0.92%) WebLogic
7 4 (0.74%) Apache
8 3 (0.55%) Node.js
9 2 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.37%) Oracle Coherence
9 2 (0.37%) IIS
10 1 (0.18%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.18%) CMS
10 1 (0.18%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.18%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.18%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.18%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.18%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 47 (8.69%) MS Excel
2 26 (4.81%) MS Office
3 20 (3.70%) SPSS
4 15 (2.77%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (2.22%) MS Visio
6 6 (1.11%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.55%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.55%) Stata
7 3 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.37%) OmniGraffle
8 2 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.37%) MS Project
8 2 (0.37%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.37%) Simulink
8 2 (0.37%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.18%) S-PLUS
9 1 (0.18%) Maya
9 1 (0.18%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.18%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 19 (3.51%) Oracle Retail
2 5 (0.92%) SiteCatalyst
3 2 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.37%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.37%) ReMetrica
3 2 (0.37%) SAP Retail
4 1 (0.18%) Murex MxG2000
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.18%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.29%) Amazon EMR
2 3 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.37%) SaaS
3 2 (0.37%) PaaS
4 1 (0.18%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.66%) Internet
2 8 (1.48%) TCP/IP
3 6 (1.11%) LDAP
3 6 (1.11%) Firewall
4 5 (0.92%) HTTP
4 5 (0.92%) Multicast
5 3 (0.55%) Wireless
5 3 (0.55%) DVB
5 3 (0.55%) 3GPP
5 3 (0.55%) WAN
5 3 (0.55%) DNS
5 3 (0.55%) LAN
5 3 (0.55%) Network Security
6 2 (0.37%) 4G
6 2 (0.37%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (0.37%) WLAN
7 1 (0.18%) Intranet
7 1 (0.18%) SNMP
7 1 (0.18%) SMTP
7 1 (0.18%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (8.32%) SQL Server
2 39 (7.21%) Big Data
3 34 (6.28%) Data Mining
4 32 (5.91%) Hadoop
5 23 (4.25%) Apache Hive
6 19 (3.51%) NoSQL
7 18 (3.33%) MongoDB
8 14 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (1.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (1.66%) Relational Database
11 7 (1.29%) Oracle Database
11 7 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (1.11%) KDB
12 6 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (1.11%) QlikView
13 5 (0.92%) OLTP
13 5 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
13 5 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (2.22%) Maven
1 12 (2.22%) Visual Studio
2 11 (2.03%) Ant
3 10 (1.85%) JUnit
4 9 (1.66%) Rational DOORS
4 9 (1.66%) Apache Ivy
5 7 (1.29%) Git (software)
5 7 (1.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (1.11%) Talend Open Studio
7 5 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (0.92%) Selenium
8 4 (0.74%) JIRA
9 3 (0.55%) Subversion
9 3 (0.55%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.37%) Trac
10 2 (0.37%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.37%) SpecFlow
10 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (0.37%) Toad
10 2 (0.37%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 175 (32.35%) Finance
2 87 (16.08%) Banking
3 65 (12.01%) Front Office
4 48 (8.87%) Investment Banking
5 38 (7.02%) Retail
6 34 (6.28%) Marketing
7 19 (3.51%) Games
8 10 (1.85%) Electronics
9 8 (1.48%) Military
10 7 (1.29%) Telecoms
11 6 (1.11%) Advertising
12 5 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.92%) French Language
13 3 (0.55%) iGaming
14 2 (0.37%) German Language
14 2 (0.37%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.37%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.18%) Publishing
15 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 159 (29.39%) Developer
2 149 (27.54%) Analyst
3 52 (9.61%) Java Developer
4 48 (8.87%) Data Analyst
5 34 (6.28%) Customer Engineer
6 27 (4.99%) Software Engineer
7 26 (4.81%) Business Analyst
8 25 (4.62%) Consultant
9 23 (4.25%) Front Office Developer
9 23 (4.25%) Senior Developer
10 22 (4.07%) Quantitative Analyst
11 19 (3.51%) Service Analyst
11 19 (3.51%) Quantitative Developer
11 19 (3.51%) C++ Developer
12 18 (3.33%) Software Developer
13 17 (3.14%) Senior Java Developer
14 16 (2.96%) Performance Manager
15 15 (2.77%) Architect
16 14 (2.59%) Data Scientist
16 14 (2.59%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (9.24%) .NET
2 33 (6.10%) Spring
3 24 (4.44%) HTML
4 23 (4.25%) JMS
4 23 (4.25%) Web Services
5 17 (3.14%) XML
5 17 (3.14%) CSS
6 16 (2.96%) Hibernate
7 15 (2.77%) MapReduce
8 13 (2.40%) WPF
8 13 (2.40%) HTML5
9 12 (2.22%) Java EE
10 11 (2.03%) J2EE
11 10 (1.85%) SOAP
11 10 (1.85%) OpenGL
12 9 (1.66%) ASP.NET
12 9 (1.66%) JPA
13 8 (1.48%) REST
13 8 (1.48%) Spring Web Flow
13 8 (1.48%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 166 (30.68%) Computer Science
2 131 (24.21%) Statistics
3 98 (18.11%) Physics
4 46 (8.50%) Economics
5 30 (5.55%) Derivative
6 25 (4.62%) Management Information System
7 21 (3.88%) Open Source
8 19 (3.51%) Visualisation
9 17 (3.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 16 (2.96%) Fixed Income
11 12 (2.22%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 10 (1.85%) Hedge funds
13 9 (1.66%) Market Risk
14 8 (1.48%) Data Extraction
14 8 (1.48%) Mobile Payment
14 8 (1.48%) Equities
15 6 (1.11%) Credit Risk
15 6 (1.11%) Chemistry
15 6 (1.11%) Human Factors
15 6 (1.11%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 45 (8.32%) Linux
2 34 (6.28%) Windows
3 26 (4.81%) UNIX
4 5 (0.92%) Android
5 4 (0.74%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.74%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (0.55%) Solaris
6 3 (0.55%) Windows Vista
7 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.18%) Debian
8 1 (0.18%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.18%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.18%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (20.33%) Analytics
2 54 (9.98%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (8.87%) Software Engineering
4 35 (6.47%) Data Analysis
5 34 (6.28%) Risk Management
6 30 (5.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 29 (5.36%) Business Analysis
8 28 (5.18%) Scrum
8 28 (5.18%) Multithreading
9 26 (4.81%) TDD
10 25 (4.62%) Project Management
11 24 (4.44%) UML
11 24 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
12 23 (4.25%) ITIL
13 22 (4.07%) Low Latency
14 21 (3.88%) MVC
14 21 (3.88%) Validation
15 19 (3.51%) E-Commerce
16 17 (3.14%) Configuration Management
16 17 (3.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 161 (29.76%) SQL
2 121 (22.37%) Java
3 99 (18.30%) C++
4 92 (17.01%) C
5 56 (10.35%) C#
6 45 (8.32%) Python
7 43 (7.95%) VBA
7 43 (7.95%) JavaScript
8 40 (7.39%) R
9 34 (6.28%) Scala
10 11 (2.03%) MATLAB
11 10 (1.85%) Ruby
11 10 (1.85%) PL/SQL
11 10 (1.85%) Shell Script
12 6 (1.11%) Perl
13 4 (0.74%) VB
14 3 (0.55%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.37%) Erlang
15 2 (0.37%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 301 (55.64%) Degree
2 71 (13.12%) PhD
3 26 (4.81%) Security Cleared
4 12 (2.22%) SC Cleared
5 11 (2.03%) MBA
6 8 (1.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 8 (1.48%) ISEB
6 8 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (1.29%) ISTQB
8 5 (0.92%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.55%) Postgraduate
10 3 (0.55%) ISEB Practitioner
11 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.37%) HND
12 1 (0.18%) CIMA
12 1 (0.18%) PMP
12 1 (0.18%) ACCA
12 1 (0.18%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.88%) QA
2 9 (1.66%) SLA
3 2 (0.37%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.18%) Basel II
4 1 (0.18%) GxP
4 1 (0.18%) HL7
4 1 (0.18%) DO-160
4 1 (0.18%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.18%) Basel III
System Software
1 2 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (0.37%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.18%) HDFS
2 1 (0.18%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.18%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 3 (0.55%) SCOM
2 2 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.37%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.18%) Nagios
3 1 (0.18%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.18%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.18%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.18%) Puppet
3 1 (0.18%) Oozie
3 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.18%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.18%) Munin
Vendors
1 69 (12.75%) Oracle
2 46 (8.50%) Microsoft
3 24 (4.44%) SAP
4 19 (3.51%) JDA
4 19 (3.51%) Tableau
5 13 (2.40%) Sybase
6 6 (1.11%) ServiceNow
6 6 (1.11%) Talend
6 6 (1.11%) Adobe
6 6 (1.11%) MicroStrategy
7 5 (0.92%) Business Objects
8 4 (0.74%) Teradata
8 4 (0.74%) Google
8 4 (0.74%) webMethods
9 3 (0.55%) Perforce
9 3 (0.55%) Mapinfo
9 3 (0.55%) JBoss
9 3 (0.55%) IBM
9 3 (0.55%) VMware
10 2 (0.37%) Atlassian
London
Radley James Ltd
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Radley James Ltd
Posted: 20 hours ago
England
Aimhire Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Sanderson
Rate: £150 - £190 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £8.50 - 9.00 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Pharma Division
Posted: 6 days ago
England
Aimhire Recruitment
Posted: 7 days ago
London, The City
Brightred Resourcing
Rate: £500 per day 6 mths
Posted: 8 days ago
Warrington
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £18 - £20 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £600 - £700 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £5000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
Baker & McKenzie
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £20.00 - £25.00 per hour
Posted: 26 days ago