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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 379 332 286
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -46
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 211 268 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.42% 0.53% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.36% 1.68% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 160 130
Average daily rate
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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 £275 £166 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 40 44
Average hourly rate £15.13 £15.25 £12.59
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.81% +21.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.00 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £37.50 £26.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £15.25 £12.42
% change year-on-year
- +22.78%
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
15548 15970 13780
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.77% 31.76% 31.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 9670 9990 8444
Average daily rate £425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £238 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £613 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 566 624 631
Average hourly rate £18.50 £21.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.01 £11.50 £12.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +1.17%

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 April 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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -34 140 £500 - 136
South East -7 27 £355 +60.45% 52
East of England +29 19 £300 -25.00% 47
South West +3 9 £288 -8.73% 31
Yorkshire -17 7 £238 -44.11% 11
West Midlands -17 5 £500 +112.76% 10
North West -26 3 £210 -23.63% 17
North East - 1 - - 10
Mathematics
UK

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 256 (55.90%) Degree
2 197 (43.01%) Computer Science
3 169 (36.90%) SQL
4 157 (34.28%) Finance
5 121 (26.42%) Java
6 109 (23.80%) Physics
7 90 (19.65%) Banking
8 89 (19.43%) Analytics
9 88 (19.21%) Analytical Skills
9 88 (19.21%) C++
10 81 (17.69%) Statistics
11 80 (17.47%) C#
12 73 (15.94%) Python
13 61 (13.32%) Data Modelling
14 56 (12.23%) Agile Software Development
15 53 (11.57%) SAS
15 53 (11.57%) Oracle
15 53 (11.57%) Front Office
16 52 (11.35%) OO
17 48 (10.48%) UNIX
18 44 (9.61%) .NET
18 44 (9.61%) Derivative
19 43 (9.39%) C
20 42 (9.17%) JavaScript
20 42 (9.17%) Investment Banking
21 39 (8.52%) SQL Server
22 38 (8.30%) Telecoms
23 37 (8.08%) HTML
23 37 (8.08%) Software Engineering
23 37 (8.08%) Multithreading

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 53 (11.57%) SAS
2 9 (1.97%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.97%) Tomcat
2 9 (1.97%) WebLogic
2 9 (1.97%) Node.js
3 8 (1.75%) Apache Spark
3 8 (1.75%) JBoss
4 7 (1.53%) WebSphere
4 7 (1.53%) Apache
5 6 (1.31%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (1.09%) GlassFish
7 3 (0.66%) Oracle Coherence
7 3 (0.66%) IIS
7 3 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.66%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.44%) Lync
9 1 (0.22%) TPMS
9 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.22%) CMS
9 1 (0.22%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 20 (4.37%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.71%) MS Office
3 12 (2.62%) SPSS
4 10 (2.18%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.09%) Simulink
6 3 (0.66%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.44%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.44%) Maya
7 2 (0.44%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.22%) Stata
8 1 (0.22%) MS Project
8 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.22%) Weka
Business Applications
1 2 (0.44%) Unica
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.22%) Loan IQ
2 1 (0.22%) Summit
2 1 (0.22%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.22%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.22%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.66%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (0.66%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (0.44%) GitHub
4 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.22%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.22%) Route 53
4 1 (0.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.53%) Intrusion Detection
1 7 (1.53%) Internet
1 7 (1.53%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.66%) Multicast
3 2 (0.44%) AMQP
3 2 (0.44%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (0.44%) LDAP
3 2 (0.44%) DNS
3 2 (0.44%) Kerberos
3 2 (0.44%) Firewall
4 1 (0.22%) MPLS
4 1 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.22%) SSL
4 1 (0.22%) SAN
4 1 (0.22%) ADSL
4 1 (0.22%) LAN
4 1 (0.22%) WAN
4 1 (0.22%) DHCP
4 1 (0.22%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (8.52%) SQL Server
2 35 (7.64%) Relational Database
3 31 (6.77%) Big Data
4 30 (6.55%) Hadoop
5 28 (6.11%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (4.59%) RDBMS
7 20 (4.37%) Data Mining
8 17 (3.71%) QlikView
9 13 (2.84%) MySQL
10 11 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (2.40%) MongoDB
11 10 (2.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 8 (1.75%) Oracle Database
12 8 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (1.09%) KDB
14 5 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
14 5 (1.09%) DB2
Development Applications
1 15 (3.28%) Maven
2 8 (1.75%) Git (software)
3 7 (1.53%) Ant
3 7 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (1.31%) Subversion
5 5 (1.09%) Visual Studio
6 4 (0.87%) NUnit
7 3 (0.66%) JUnit
8 2 (0.44%) Apache Ivy
8 2 (0.44%) NCover
8 2 (0.44%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (0.44%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.44%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.44%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (0.44%) Selenium
8 2 (0.44%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.22%) JIRA
9 1 (0.22%) jMock
9 1 (0.22%) CruiseControl
General
1 157 (34.28%) Finance
2 90 (19.65%) Banking
3 53 (11.57%) Front Office
4 42 (9.17%) Investment Banking
5 38 (8.30%) Telecoms
6 23 (5.02%) Marketing
7 22 (4.80%) Retail
8 15 (3.28%) Games
9 9 (1.97%) Financial Institution
10 7 (1.53%) Retail Banking
11 6 (1.31%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (1.09%) Electronics
12 5 (1.09%) Publishing
13 3 (0.66%) Interactive Media
13 3 (0.66%) Japanese Language
13 3 (0.66%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.66%) Back Office
13 3 (0.66%) Military
13 3 (0.66%) Advertising
13 3 (0.66%) Law
Job Titles
1 161 (35.15%) Developer
2 140 (30.57%) Analyst
3 35 (7.64%) Programmer
4 34 (7.42%) Senior Developer
4 34 (7.42%) Data Analyst
5 26 (5.68%) Business Analyst
5 26 (5.68%) Data Scientist
6 20 (4.37%) Architect
6 20 (4.37%) Analyst Programmer
6 20 (4.37%) C++ Developer
7 19 (4.15%) C# Developer
7 19 (4.15%) Java Developer
7 19 (4.15%) Java Analyst Programmer
7 19 (4.15%) Java Programmer
8 18 (3.93%) Quantitative Developer
9 15 (3.28%) SQL Developer
10 14 (3.06%) PL/SQL Developer
11 12 (2.62%) Oracle Developer
11 12 (2.62%) .NET Developer
12 11 (2.40%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (9.61%) .NET
2 37 (8.08%) HTML
3 35 (7.64%) Web Services
4 25 (5.46%) WPF
5 24 (5.24%) CSS
6 14 (3.06%) WCF
7 13 (2.84%) XML
8 12 (2.62%) ASP.NET
9 11 (2.40%) jQuery
9 11 (2.40%) Spring
10 10 (2.18%) .NET Framework
11 9 (1.97%) J2EE
11 9 (1.97%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 9 (1.97%) REST
12 8 (1.75%) Task Parallel Library
12 8 (1.75%) AngularJS
12 8 (1.75%) STL
13 7 (1.53%) FIX Protocol
13 7 (1.53%) LINQ
13 7 (1.53%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 197 (43.01%) Computer Science
2 109 (23.80%) Physics
3 88 (19.21%) Analytical Skills
4 81 (17.69%) Statistics
5 44 (9.61%) Derivative
6 36 (7.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 32 (6.99%) Algorithms
8 23 (5.02%) Management Information System
9 22 (4.80%) Economics
10 20 (4.37%) Credit Risk
11 17 (3.71%) Visualisation
12 15 (3.28%) Open Source
13 12 (2.62%) Fixed Income
14 11 (2.40%) Data Structures
15 10 (2.18%) Applied Mathematics
16 9 (1.97%) Equities
16 9 (1.97%) NHS
17 8 (1.75%) Spread Betting
18 7 (1.53%) Market Risk
19 6 (1.31%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 48 (10.48%) UNIX
2 34 (7.42%) Linux
3 27 (5.90%) Windows
4 24 (5.24%) Android
5 22 (4.80%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.87%) Windows 7
6 4 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.44%) Solaris
7 2 (0.44%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (19.43%) Analytics
2 61 (13.32%) Data Modelling
3 56 (12.23%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (11.35%) OO
5 37 (8.08%) Software Engineering
5 37 (8.08%) Multithreading
5 37 (8.08%) Low Latency
6 33 (7.21%) Data Analysis
7 28 (6.11%) TDD
8 26 (5.68%) Risk Management
9 25 (5.46%) Validation
10 20 (4.37%) ETL
11 19 (4.15%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (3.93%) Web Services Management
12 18 (3.93%) Scrum
13 17 (3.71%) UML
13 17 (3.71%) OOP
14 16 (3.49%) Operations Research
15 15 (3.28%) Algorithmic Trading
15 15 (3.28%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 169 (36.90%) SQL
2 121 (26.42%) Java
3 88 (19.21%) C++
4 80 (17.47%) C#
5 73 (15.94%) Python
6 43 (9.39%) C
7 42 (9.17%) JavaScript
8 35 (7.64%) R
9 30 (6.55%) VBA
10 19 (4.15%) PL/SQL
11 13 (2.84%) Scala
12 12 (2.62%) Perl
12 12 (2.62%) PHP
12 12 (2.62%) MATLAB
13 5 (1.09%) VB
13 5 (1.09%) PowerShell
13 5 (1.09%) Bash Shell
14 4 (0.87%) Go
14 4 (0.87%) Fortran
14 4 (0.87%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 256 (55.90%) Degree
2 35 (7.64%) PhD
3 26 (5.68%) Security Cleared
4 17 (3.71%) SC Cleared
5 10 (2.18%) CISSP
6 5 (1.09%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.87%) ISEB
7 4 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.87%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.66%) ACCA
8 3 (0.66%) CIMA
8 3 (0.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.44%) NVQ Level 3
9 2 (0.44%) HNC
9 2 (0.44%) HND
9 2 (0.44%) CFA
10 1 (0.22%) MCITP
10 1 (0.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.22%) CISA
10 1 (0.22%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.93%) QA
2 4 (0.87%) SLA
3 2 (0.44%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.22%) COBIT
4 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.22%) BS7799
4 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.22%) Basel II
4 1 (0.22%) GxP
4 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (1.53%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.87%) HDFS
3 3 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.22%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.22%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 2 (0.44%) Oracle Identity Management
1 2 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.44%) OpenAM
2 1 (0.22%) SCOM
2 1 (0.22%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.22%) ARCserve
2 1 (0.22%) Puppet
2 1 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.22%) SCOrch
2 1 (0.22%) SCSM
2 1 (0.22%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 53 (11.57%) Oracle
2 33 (7.21%) Microsoft
3 23 (5.02%) Tableau
4 10 (2.18%) Adobe
5 6 (1.31%) Teradata
5 6 (1.31%) Google
6 5 (1.09%) Sybase
6 5 (1.09%) hybris
7 4 (0.87%) Vertica
7 4 (0.87%) Hortonworks
7 4 (0.87%) Cloudera
7 4 (0.87%) IBM
7 4 (0.87%) Business Objects
7 4 (0.87%) VMware
7 4 (0.87%) MicroStrategy
7 4 (0.87%) Informatica
7 4 (0.87%) Netezza
8 3 (0.66%) Remedy
8 3 (0.66%) Facebook
9 2 (0.44%) ForgeRock
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