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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 360 402 344
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -58
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 274 202 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.54% 0.40% 0.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.65% 1.24% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 132 164
Median daily rate £450 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £666 £650 £683
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £389 £385
% change year-on-year
-9.96% +0.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 23 37
Median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.46 £12.30 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £32.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+14.75% -
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
16602 16298 16597
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.57% 32.18% 32.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 10929 10019 10276
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 538 619 727
Median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.63% -11.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.75 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.38
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -6.74%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Mathematics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 May 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 3 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the England region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +3 160 £495 -1.00% 100
South East +37 66 £340 -14.46% 53
Yorkshire +13 13 £463 +85.00% 6
West Midlands -1 10 £363 -27.50% 16
East of England -7 10 £400 +33.33% 42
South West +1 8 £400 +16.36% 24
East Midlands +11 5 £281 - 8
North West -7 1 - - 10
Mathematics
UK

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Mathematics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 283 (49.30%) Degree
2 200 (34.84%) Finance
3 184 (32.06%) Computer Science
4 152 (26.48%) SQL
5 125 (21.78%) C#
6 124 (21.60%) C
7 114 (19.86%) Python
8 111 (19.34%) C++
8 111 (19.34%) Analytics
9 108 (18.82%) Analytical Skills
10 101 (17.60%) Java
10 101 (17.60%) Banking
11 99 (17.25%) Physics
12 92 (16.03%) Agile Software Development
13 81 (14.11%) Windows
14 79 (13.76%) Linux
15 77 (13.41%) Statistics
16 72 (12.54%) .NET
16 72 (12.54%) SQL Server
17 70 (12.20%) Microsoft
17 70 (12.20%) Front Office
18 60 (10.45%) HTML
19 51 (8.89%) Big Data
20 50 (8.71%) R
21 49 (8.54%) PhD
22 48 (8.36%) Algorithms
23 47 (8.19%) VBA
24 45 (7.84%) Investment Banking
25 44 (7.67%) JavaScript
25 44 (7.67%) MS Excel

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 38 (6.62%) SAS
2 19 (3.31%) Apache Spark
3 13 (2.26%) IIS
4 11 (1.92%) Apache
4 11 (1.92%) MS Exchange
5 10 (1.74%) Apache Pig
6 6 (1.05%) ArcGIS
6 6 (1.05%) Node.js
7 5 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (0.70%) Oracle Coherence
8 4 (0.70%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.52%) CMS
9 3 (0.52%) GemFire
10 2 (0.35%) Confluence
10 2 (0.35%) DNN
10 2 (0.35%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.35%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.35%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 44 (7.67%) MS Excel
2 33 (5.75%) MS Office
3 27 (4.70%) SPSS
4 8 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.52%) LaTeX
6 3 (0.52%) MS Project
6 3 (0.52%) Simulink
7 2 (0.35%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.35%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.17%) EViews
8 1 (0.17%) Mingle
8 1 (0.17%) Revit
Business Applications
1 4 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.35%) Eloqua
2 2 (0.35%) FastStats
2 2 (0.35%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.35%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.35%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.17%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.17%) Murex MxG2000
3 1 (0.17%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.17%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.79%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.57%) Mimecast
4 5 (0.87%) SaaS
5 4 (0.70%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.52%) Heroku
7 2 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.35%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.35%) GitHub
7 2 (0.35%) IaaS
8 1 (0.17%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.48%) TCP/IP
2 15 (2.61%) LAN
2 15 (2.61%) WAN
3 13 (2.26%) Wireless
4 10 (1.74%) SAN
5 9 (1.57%) Firewall
6 6 (1.05%) Network Security
6 6 (1.05%) Remote Desktop
7 5 (0.87%) 3G
7 5 (0.87%) IPsec
7 5 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (0.70%) DHCP
8 4 (0.70%) DNS
8 4 (0.70%) Ethernet
8 4 (0.70%) HTTP
8 4 (0.70%) MPLS
8 4 (0.70%) SNMP
9 3 (0.52%) ISDN
9 3 (0.52%) OSPF
9 3 (0.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (12.54%) SQL Server
2 51 (8.89%) Big Data
3 37 (6.45%) Hadoop
4 21 (3.66%) Data Mining
4 21 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (3.48%) Apache Hive
6 19 (3.31%) Relational Database
7 16 (2.79%) Oracle Database
8 15 (2.61%) GIS
9 14 (2.44%) MySQL
10 13 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
11 12 (2.09%) RDBMS
11 12 (2.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 8 (1.39%) NoSQL
14 7 (1.22%) MongoDB
14 7 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
14 7 (1.22%) QlikView
14 7 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (3.66%) Git (software)
2 18 (3.14%) JIRA
3 12 (2.09%) Visual Studio
4 11 (1.92%) NUnit
5 8 (1.39%) Jenkins
6 7 (1.22%) Spock
7 6 (1.05%) Selenium
7 6 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (0.87%) HP UFT
8 5 (0.87%) Rational DOORS
8 5 (0.87%) Subversion
9 3 (0.52%) Hudson
10 2 (0.35%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.35%) Emacs
10 2 (0.35%) FishEye
10 2 (0.35%) Karma Test Runner
10 2 (0.35%) Protractor
10 2 (0.35%) Rational Rhapsody
10 2 (0.35%) Redmine
10 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 200 (34.84%) Finance
2 101 (17.60%) Banking
3 70 (12.20%) Front Office
4 45 (7.84%) Investment Banking
5 29 (5.05%) Retail
6 26 (4.53%) Telecoms
7 22 (3.83%) Games
8 19 (3.31%) Marketing
9 13 (2.26%) Legal
10 10 (1.74%) Electronics
11 9 (1.57%) Back Office
12 8 (1.39%) Financial Institution
13 7 (1.22%) Retail Banking
14 5 (0.87%) Manufacturing
14 5 (0.87%) Military
15 4 (0.70%) Publishing
16 3 (0.52%) Automotive
16 3 (0.52%) German Language
16 3 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
17 2 (0.35%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 201 (35.02%) Developer
2 122 (21.25%) Analyst
3 59 (10.28%) C# Developer
4 42 (7.32%) Java Developer
5 36 (6.27%) .NET Developer
6 35 (6.10%) C++ Developer
7 34 (5.92%) C# .NET Developer
7 34 (5.92%) Quantitative Developer
8 29 (5.05%) Data Analyst
8 29 (5.05%) Data Scientist
9 28 (4.88%) Python Developer
9 28 (4.88%) Qualitative Analyst
9 28 (4.88%) Quantitative Analyst
10 26 (4.53%) Support Engineer
11 21 (3.66%) SQL Developer
12 20 (3.48%) Desktop Engineer
12 20 (3.48%) Desktop Support
12 20 (3.48%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 19 (3.31%) Risk Analyst
14 17 (2.96%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (12.54%) .NET
2 60 (10.45%) HTML
3 41 (7.14%) HTML5
4 37 (6.45%) jQuery
5 32 (5.57%) CSS
6 27 (4.70%) AngularJS
7 26 (4.53%) .NET Framework
8 25 (4.36%) XML
9 24 (4.18%) ASP.NET
9 24 (4.18%) Web Services
10 20 (3.48%) WinForms
11 19 (3.31%) REST
12 16 (2.79%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (2.26%) React
13 13 (2.26%) Spring
14 11 (1.92%) ASP.NET Web API
14 11 (1.92%) RESTful
14 11 (1.92%) SciPy
15 10 (1.74%) Middleware
16 8 (1.39%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 184 (32.06%) Computer Science
2 108 (18.82%) Analytical Skills
3 99 (17.25%) Physics
4 77 (13.41%) Statistics
5 48 (8.36%) Algorithms
6 42 (7.32%) Derivative
7 41 (7.14%) Credit Risk
8 39 (6.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 34 (5.92%) Economics
10 29 (5.05%) Market Risk
11 22 (3.83%) Fixed Income
12 21 (3.66%) Visualisation
13 18 (3.14%) Data Centre
14 17 (2.96%) Applied Mathematics
14 17 (2.96%) Credit Derivative
15 15 (2.61%) Management Information System
16 13 (2.26%) Embedded Systems
17 11 (1.92%) Hedge funds
17 11 (1.92%) Mobile App
18 10 (1.74%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 81 (14.11%) Windows
2 79 (13.76%) Linux
3 34 (5.92%) Windows 7
4 24 (4.18%) Unix
5 15 (2.61%) Windows XP
6 12 (2.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (1.74%) Solaris
8 8 (1.39%) Windows Server
8 8 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.87%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.70%) AIX
11 3 (0.52%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.52%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.35%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.17%) Android
13 1 (0.17%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.17%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (19.34%) Analytics
2 92 (16.03%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (7.32%) Risk Management
4 40 (6.97%) Validation
5 37 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
6 34 (5.92%) Software Engineering
7 32 (5.57%) OO
8 30 (5.23%) Data Analysis
9 28 (4.88%) Machine Learning
9 28 (4.88%) TDD
10 25 (4.36%) Data Analytics
10 25 (4.36%) Multithreading
11 24 (4.18%) Information Security
11 24 (4.18%) Mentoring
11 24 (4.18%) Migration
12 23 (4.01%) Monte Carlo Method
12 23 (4.01%) Project Management
13 22 (3.83%) ITIL
13 22 (3.83%) Unit Testing
14 21 (3.66%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 152 (26.48%) SQL
2 125 (21.78%) C#
3 124 (21.60%) C
4 114 (19.86%) Python
5 111 (19.34%) C++
6 101 (17.60%) Java
7 50 (8.71%) R
8 47 (8.19%) VBA
9 44 (7.67%) JavaScript
9 44 (7.67%) MATLAB
10 18 (3.14%) Scala
11 17 (2.96%) VB.NET
12 15 (2.61%) VB
13 8 (1.39%) Embedded C
13 8 (1.39%) Shell Script
14 7 (1.22%) Groovy
15 6 (1.05%) PHP
16 5 (0.87%) Haskell
16 5 (0.87%) PL/SQL
17 4 (0.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 283 (49.30%) Degree
2 49 (8.54%) PhD
3 29 (5.05%) Security Cleared
4 21 (3.66%) SC Cleared
5 16 (2.79%) CISSP
6 12 (2.09%) Postgraduate
7 11 (1.92%) CISA
7 11 (1.92%) CISM
7 11 (1.92%) MCP
8 10 (1.74%) IISP
9 9 (1.57%) A+ Certification
10 8 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (1.05%) SAS Certification
12 5 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (0.70%) CESG Certified Professional
13 4 (0.70%) DV Cleared
14 3 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
14 3 (0.52%) CCNP
14 3 (0.52%) HND
14 3 (0.52%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (7.14%) QA
2 14 (2.44%) PCI DSS
3 11 (1.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.74%) ISO27005
5 9 (1.57%) ISAE 3402
5 9 (1.57%) ISO 9001
6 7 (1.22%) SLA
7 6 (1.05%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.52%) Disclosure Scotland
8 3 (0.52%) NEBOSH
9 2 (0.35%) DO-178B
9 2 (0.35%) Dodd-Frank
9 2 (0.35%) EMIR
9 2 (0.35%) GxP
9 2 (0.35%) MiFID
9 2 (0.35%) UCITS
10 1 (0.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 15 (2.61%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.52%) Firmware
3 3 (0.52%) HDFS
3 3 (0.52%) Oracle Clusterware
4 2 (0.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (0.35%) vSphere
5 1 (0.17%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (1.57%) Backup Exec
1 9 (1.57%) HP SIM
1 9 (1.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 7 (1.22%) Puppet
3 6 (1.05%) SCCM
4 4 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.70%) SCOM
5 3 (0.52%) BladeLogic
5 3 (0.52%) CiscoWorks
5 3 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.52%) NetBackup
5 3 (0.52%) QRadar
5 3 (0.52%) SolarWinds Orion
5 3 (0.52%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.35%) Ambari
6 2 (0.35%) Ansible
6 2 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.35%) yum
Vendors
1 70 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 39 (6.79%) Oracle
3 35 (6.10%) IBM
4 20 (3.48%) Cisco
5 18 (3.14%) Tableau
6 17 (2.96%) HP
7 12 (2.09%) Barracuda Networks
7 12 (2.09%) SAP
8 11 (1.92%) Symantec
9 10 (1.74%) Red Hat
10 9 (1.57%) ArcSight
10 9 (1.57%) Avaya
10 9 (1.57%) Becrypt
10 9 (1.57%) Intel Security
10 9 (1.57%) Qualys
10 9 (1.57%) Tripwire
11 7 (1.22%) Akamai
11 7 (1.22%) Mapinfo
11 7 (1.22%) Sun
12 6 (1.05%) Juniper
Reading, Berkshire
Pertemps Managed Services
Rate: £11.00 - £11.50 per hour
Posted: 5 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harris Rubbert Associates
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
East Midlands
Intapeople
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £130 - £150 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £70 - £100 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Huxley
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Bath
People Source Consulting
Rate: £30 - £35 per hour
Posted: 27 days ago