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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 332 326 236
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -90
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 250 237 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.52% 0.52% 0.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.73% 1.65% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 133 160
Average daily rate
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£450 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £333 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -1.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 36 94
Average hourly rate £15.25 £15.25 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.00 £9.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £38.75 £32.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £15.25 £15.25
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
14483 14382 12725
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.41% 31.44% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 9042 8892 7779
Average daily rate £425 £410 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 551 589 719
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.80 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.50%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +18 189 £500 -9.09% 163
South East -35 21 £355 -8.38% 104
South West -12 17 £313 -37.50% 36
East of England +1 8 - - 64
Yorkshire -10 8 £225 - 21
East Midlands +3 3 - - 19
West Midlands -12 2 - - 26
North West -21 2 - - 47
North East - - - - 9
Mathematics
UK

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 291 (53.89%) Degree
2 231 (42.78%) Computer Science
3 197 (36.48%) SQL
4 184 (34.07%) Finance
5 122 (22.59%) C#
5 122 (22.59%) Java
6 121 (22.41%) C++
7 110 (20.37%) Physics
8 107 (19.81%) Banking
9 97 (17.96%) Analytics
9 97 (17.96%) Analytical Skills
10 87 (16.11%) Statistics
11 86 (15.93%) Front Office
12 75 (13.89%) Python
13 74 (13.70%) C
14 73 (13.52%) .NET
15 71 (13.15%) Oracle
16 60 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
17 56 (10.37%) Data Modelling
18 55 (10.19%) Investment Banking
19 54 (10.00%) Software Engineering
19 54 (10.00%) JavaScript
20 53 (9.81%) SQL Server
20 53 (9.81%) OO
21 49 (9.07%) SAS
22 48 (8.89%) UNIX
23 46 (8.52%) HTML
24 45 (8.33%) Multithreading
25 44 (8.15%) Linux
25 44 (8.15%) Derivative

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 49 (9.07%) SAS
2 14 (2.59%) SharePoint
3 9 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (1.48%) Apache Spark
4 8 (1.48%) Apache
5 6 (1.11%) Node.js
6 5 (0.93%) IBM Notes
6 5 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (0.74%) WebLogic
7 4 (0.74%) IIS
7 4 (0.74%) ArcGIS
7 4 (0.74%) GlassFish
8 3 (0.56%) Oracle Coherence
8 3 (0.56%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.56%) Apache Pig
8 3 (0.56%) Lync
9 2 (0.37%) CMS
9 2 (0.37%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.19%) TIBCO EMS
10 1 (0.19%) JBoss
Applications
1 28 (5.19%) MS Excel
2 24 (4.44%) MS Office
3 17 (3.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (1.85%) SPSS
5 7 (1.30%) MS Project
6 5 (0.93%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.74%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.56%) Simulink
9 2 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.37%) Weka
9 2 (0.37%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.37%) 3ds Max
10 1 (0.19%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.19%) S-PLUS
10 1 (0.19%) Maya
10 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.56%) Murex MxG2000
1 3 (0.56%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.37%) Bond Adapt
3 1 (0.19%) FINCAD Analytics
3 1 (0.19%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.19%) Summit
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.19%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (0.56%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (0.37%) GitHub
4 1 (0.19%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.19%) PaaS
4 1 (0.19%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.41%) TCP/IP
2 7 (1.30%) Internet
2 7 (1.30%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (1.30%) Multicast
3 3 (0.56%) LDAP
4 2 (0.37%) DNS
4 2 (0.37%) DVB
4 2 (0.37%) Firewall
4 2 (0.37%) HTTP
4 2 (0.37%) AMQP
4 2 (0.37%) SPDY
5 1 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.19%) Wireless
5 1 (0.19%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.19%) 3G
5 1 (0.19%) MPLS
5 1 (0.19%) SSL
5 1 (0.19%) VPN
5 1 (0.19%) ADSL
5 1 (0.19%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (9.81%) SQL Server
2 33 (6.11%) Relational Database
3 31 (5.74%) Hadoop
4 30 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
5 28 (5.19%) Big Data
6 24 (4.44%) MySQL
7 21 (3.89%) QlikView
8 17 (3.15%) Data Mining
9 16 (2.96%) RDBMS
10 12 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (1.67%) MongoDB
11 9 (1.67%) Oracle Database
12 8 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (1.30%) SAS Enterprise Miner
13 7 (1.30%) Oracle ODI
14 5 (0.93%) Apache Hive
14 5 (0.93%) KDB
Development Applications
1 15 (2.78%) Visual Studio
2 9 (1.67%) NUnit
2 9 (1.67%) Subversion
3 8 (1.48%) Maven
3 8 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (1.30%) Rhino Mocks
5 6 (1.11%) Moq
5 6 (1.11%) Git (software)
6 4 (0.74%) JIRA
6 4 (0.74%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (0.74%) JUnit
7 3 (0.56%) Toad
7 3 (0.56%) NetBeans
8 2 (0.37%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.37%) ReSharper
8 2 (0.37%) Selenium
8 2 (0.37%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.37%) Apache Ivy
8 2 (0.37%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.37%) NCover
General
1 184 (34.07%) Finance
2 107 (19.81%) Banking
3 86 (15.93%) Front Office
4 55 (10.19%) Investment Banking
5 31 (5.74%) Games
6 30 (5.56%) Telecoms
7 21 (3.89%) Retail
7 21 (3.89%) Marketing
8 19 (3.52%) Advertising
9 9 (1.67%) Electronics
9 9 (1.67%) Financial Institution
10 7 (1.30%) Publishing
11 6 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (1.11%) Retail Banking
12 5 (0.93%) Military
13 4 (0.74%) Law
14 3 (0.56%) Multimedia
14 3 (0.56%) Interactive Media
14 3 (0.56%) Japanese Language
15 2 (0.37%) French Language
Job Titles
1 190 (35.19%) Developer
2 141 (26.11%) Analyst
3 38 (7.04%) Data Analyst
4 33 (6.11%) Business Analyst
5 31 (5.74%) Programmer
5 31 (5.74%) Quantitative Developer
6 29 (5.37%) C# Developer
7 27 (5.00%) Senior Developer
8 25 (4.63%) C++ Developer
9 23 (4.26%) Data Scientist
10 21 (3.89%) Architect
10 21 (3.89%) Java Developer
11 19 (3.52%) Software Engineer
12 18 (3.33%) Consultant
13 16 (2.96%) Analyst Programmer
13 16 (2.96%) Software Developer
14 15 (2.78%) SQL Developer
14 15 (2.78%) Java Analyst Programmer
14 15 (2.78%) Java Programmer
15 14 (2.59%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (13.52%) .NET
2 46 (8.52%) HTML
3 40 (7.41%) WPF
4 27 (5.00%) CSS
5 24 (4.44%) XML
6 21 (3.89%) Web Services
6 21 (3.89%) WCF
7 19 (3.52%) .NET Framework
8 16 (2.96%) ASP.NET
8 16 (2.96%) HTML5
9 13 (2.41%) jQuery
9 13 (2.41%) STL
10 12 (2.22%) Task Parallel Library
11 11 (2.04%) LINQ
12 10 (1.85%) Ajax
12 10 (1.85%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 10 (1.85%) Unity (Game Engine)
13 9 (1.67%) Middleware
14 8 (1.48%) Spring
14 8 (1.48%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 231 (42.78%) Computer Science
2 110 (20.37%) Physics
3 97 (17.96%) Analytical Skills
4 87 (16.11%) Statistics
5 44 (8.15%) Derivative
6 40 (7.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 37 (6.85%) Economics
8 36 (6.67%) Algorithms
9 29 (5.37%) Management Information System
10 22 (4.07%) Credit Risk
10 22 (4.07%) Visualisation
11 18 (3.33%) Equities
12 17 (3.15%) Fixed Income
13 15 (2.78%) Data Structures
14 13 (2.41%) Open Source
15 11 (2.04%) Mobile App
15 11 (2.04%) Market Risk
15 11 (2.04%) Applied Mathematics
16 8 (1.48%) Spread Betting
16 8 (1.48%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 48 (8.89%) UNIX
2 44 (8.15%) Linux
3 34 (6.30%) Windows
4 18 (3.33%) Android
5 15 (2.78%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.37%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (17.96%) Analytics
2 60 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (10.37%) Data Modelling
4 54 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 53 (9.81%) OO
6 45 (8.33%) Multithreading
7 41 (7.59%) Low Latency
8 31 (5.74%) Risk Management
9 28 (5.19%) Data Analysis
10 26 (4.81%) Project Management
11 24 (4.44%) TDD
11 24 (4.44%) Validation
12 23 (4.26%) ITIL
13 22 (4.07%) ETL
13 22 (4.07%) Business Intelligence
13 22 (4.07%) Stakeholder Management
13 22 (4.07%) Scrum
14 21 (3.89%) Continuous Integration
15 19 (3.52%) Predictive Modelling
16 18 (3.33%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 197 (36.48%) SQL
2 122 (22.59%) Java
2 122 (22.59%) C#
3 121 (22.41%) C++
4 75 (13.89%) Python
5 74 (13.70%) C
6 54 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 36 (6.67%) VBA
8 34 (6.30%) R
9 28 (5.19%) PL/SQL
10 19 (3.52%) Perl
11 16 (2.96%) MATLAB
12 12 (2.22%) PHP
13 10 (1.85%) Scala
14 9 (1.67%) Bash Shell
14 9 (1.67%) T-SQL
15 6 (1.11%) Shell Script
16 5 (0.93%) PowerShell
16 5 (0.93%) VB
17 4 (0.74%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 291 (53.89%) Degree
2 38 (7.04%) Security Cleared
2 38 (7.04%) PhD
3 24 (4.44%) SC Cleared
4 12 (2.22%) CISSP
5 6 (1.11%) DV Cleared
5 6 (1.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (0.93%) ISEB
7 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.56%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.37%) CFA
8 2 (0.37%) NVQ Level 3
8 2 (0.37%) VCP4
8 2 (0.37%) HNC
8 2 (0.37%) HND
9 1 (0.19%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.19%) MCSE
9 1 (0.19%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.96%) QA
2 8 (1.48%) SLA
3 2 (0.37%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.19%) GxP
4 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.19%) BS7799
4 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.19%) Basel II
4 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.19%) COBIT
4 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 5 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.74%) Terminal Services
3 3 (0.56%) HDFS
4 2 (0.37%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.19%) Firmware
5 1 (0.19%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.19%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 2 (0.37%) SCCM
1 2 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.19%) Casper Suite
2 1 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.19%) Puppet
2 1 (0.19%) OpenView
2 1 (0.19%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 71 (13.15%) Oracle
2 39 (7.22%) Microsoft
3 26 (4.81%) Tableau
4 10 (1.85%) Adobe
5 9 (1.67%) Sybase
5 9 (1.67%) Teradata
6 7 (1.30%) Informatica
7 6 (1.11%) Google
7 6 (1.11%) Typemock
8 5 (0.93%) VMware
8 5 (0.93%) Lotus
9 4 (0.74%) MicroStrategy
9 4 (0.74%) Netezza
9 4 (0.74%) Business Objects
9 4 (0.74%) Citrix
9 4 (0.74%) Vertica
9 4 (0.74%) Hortonworks
9 4 (0.74%) Cloudera
9 4 (0.74%) ServiceNow
10 3 (0.56%) TOWER Software
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
QA Limited
Rate: £192.38 per week
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
QA Limited
Rate: £150.00 per week
Posted: 3 days ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
QA Limited
Rate: £150.00 per week
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
QA Limited
Rate: £225.00 per week
Posted: 15 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
QA Limited
Rate: £150.00 per week
Posted: 15 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
QA Limited
Rate: £150.00 per week
Posted: 15 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
QA Limited
Rate: £177.00 per week
Posted: 15 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
QA Limited
Rate: £150.00 per week
Posted: 15 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
QA Limited
Rate: £211.50 - £240.37 per week
Posted: 15 days ago
Alton, Hampshire
QA Limited
Rate: £180.00 per week
Posted: 15 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
QA Limited
Rate: £180.00 per week
Posted: 15 days ago