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 17 December 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 318 309 222
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -87
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 290 271 387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.57% 0.57% 0.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.86% 1.80% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 130 235
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£444 £488 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £225 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 56 71
Average hourly rate £15.25 £15.25 £15.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.19 £12.21 £10.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.36 £30.00 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £14.03 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
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
15553 15027 13770
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.71% 31.75% 30.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 10141 9505 8264
Average daily rate £421 £408 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.19% -1.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 598 635 784
Average hourly rate £17.00 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 17 December 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 17 December 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 17 December 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 +35 182 £513 -2.98% 115
South East -37 27 £310 -4.61% 58
South West -22 24 £400 +81.40% 31
East of England -7 21 £298 -8.46% 36
West Midlands 0 18 £350 +21.73% 7
East Midlands -2 7 - - 5
North West -15 6 £364 +16.48% 11
North East - 1 - - 4
Midlands - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 11
Mathematics
UK

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 December 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.

1 298 (50.68%) Degree
2 226 (38.44%) Computer Science
3 207 (35.20%) SQL
4 185 (31.46%) Finance
5 127 (21.60%) C++
6 117 (19.90%) Java
7 107 (18.20%) Statistics
8 105 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
9 104 (17.69%) C
9 104 (17.69%) C#
10 97 (16.50%) Banking
11 95 (16.16%) Physics
12 90 (15.31%) Front Office
13 81 (13.78%) Oracle
14 73 (12.41%) Agile Software Development
15 72 (12.24%) Analytics
16 69 (11.73%) Linux
17 65 (11.05%) Python
18 64 (10.88%) .NET
19 60 (10.20%) JavaScript
20 55 (9.35%) Software Engineering
21 53 (9.01%) Investment Banking
21 53 (9.01%) UNIX
22 52 (8.84%) Economics
23 51 (8.67%) HTML
23 51 (8.67%) Microsoft
23 51 (8.67%) Multithreading
24 47 (7.99%) SAS
24 47 (7.99%) SQL Server
24 47 (7.99%) OO

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 47 (7.99%) SAS
2 13 (2.21%) SharePoint
3 12 (2.04%) Tomcat
4 9 (1.53%) SharePoint 2010
4 9 (1.53%) Apache
5 8 (1.36%) WebLogic
6 7 (1.19%) Apache Pig
6 7 (1.19%) IBM Notes
7 5 (0.85%) GlassFish
7 5 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (0.85%) CMS
7 5 (0.85%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.68%) ArcGIS
8 4 (0.68%) IIS
8 4 (0.68%) Node.js
9 3 (0.51%) Lync
10 2 (0.34%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.34%) JBoss
10 2 (0.34%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.34%) Tornado
Applications
1 37 (6.29%) MS Excel
2 23 (3.91%) MS Office
3 19 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (2.21%) SPSS
5 11 (1.87%) MS Visio
6 6 (1.02%) MS Project
7 5 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.68%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.34%) Stata
9 2 (0.34%) S-PLUS
10 1 (0.17%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.17%) Weka
10 1 (0.17%) LaTeX
10 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.17%) Simulink
10 1 (0.17%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.17%) Maya
10 1 (0.17%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 5 (0.85%) Murex MxG2000
2 2 (0.34%) Bond Adapt
2 2 (0.34%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.17%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.17%) Summit
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.34%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (0.34%) GitHub
2 1 (0.17%) PaaS
2 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.17%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.72%) TCP/IP
2 12 (2.04%) Multicast
3 9 (1.53%) Internet
4 7 (1.19%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (0.85%) DVB
6 4 (0.68%) LDAP
7 3 (0.51%) Wireless
8 2 (0.34%) 3G
8 2 (0.34%) Firewall
8 2 (0.34%) DNS
8 2 (0.34%) HTTP
8 2 (0.34%) 3GPP
8 2 (0.34%) SPDY
9 1 (0.17%) LTE
9 1 (0.17%) VSAT
9 1 (0.17%) 4G
9 1 (0.17%) GPRS
9 1 (0.17%) GSM
9 1 (0.17%) LAN
9 1 (0.17%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (7.99%) SQL Server
2 27 (4.59%) Big Data
3 26 (4.42%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (4.25%) Relational Database
5 24 (4.08%) Hadoop
6 21 (3.57%) MySQL
7 20 (3.40%) QlikView
8 15 (2.55%) Data Mining
9 12 (2.04%) SAS Enterprise Miner
9 12 (2.04%) Oracle Database
10 11 (1.87%) Oracle ODI
11 9 (1.53%) MongoDB
12 8 (1.36%) Apache Hive
12 8 (1.36%) NoSQL
13 7 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 6 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 6 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
14 6 (1.02%) RDBMS
14 6 (1.02%) MS Access
14 6 (1.02%) KDB
Development Applications
1 15 (2.55%) Visual Studio
2 11 (1.87%) Subversion
3 9 (1.53%) NUnit
4 8 (1.36%) Git (software)
5 7 (1.19%) Maven
6 6 (1.02%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (1.02%) Rhino Mocks
6 6 (1.02%) Moq
6 6 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (0.85%) JIRA
8 3 (0.51%) Selenium
8 3 (0.51%) WebDriver
8 3 (0.51%) JUnit
8 3 (0.51%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.51%) Toad
8 3 (0.51%) NetBeans
9 2 (0.34%) ReSharper
9 2 (0.34%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (0.34%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.34%) TeamCity
General
1 185 (31.46%) Finance
2 97 (16.50%) Banking
3 90 (15.31%) Front Office
4 53 (9.01%) Investment Banking
5 27 (4.59%) Games
6 22 (3.74%) Advertising
7 18 (3.06%) Marketing
8 17 (2.89%) Telecoms
9 13 (2.21%) Electronics
9 13 (2.21%) Retail
10 6 (1.02%) Publishing
10 6 (1.02%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.68%) Retail Banking
11 4 (0.68%) Military
11 4 (0.68%) Law
12 3 (0.51%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.34%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.17%) Dutch Language
14 1 (0.17%) French Language
Job Titles
1 202 (34.35%) Developer
2 144 (24.49%) Analyst
3 47 (7.99%) Data Analyst
4 37 (6.29%) Java Developer
5 35 (5.95%) Business Analyst
5 35 (5.95%) Customer Engineer
6 34 (5.78%) Quantitative Developer
7 31 (5.27%) C++ Developer
8 26 (4.42%) C# Developer
9 25 (4.25%) Software Engineer
10 23 (3.91%) Software Developer
11 22 (3.74%) Service Analyst
12 18 (3.06%) Programmer
13 17 (2.89%) Front Office Developer
14 15 (2.55%) Data Scientist
14 15 (2.55%) SQL Developer
15 13 (2.21%) Senior Developer
15 13 (2.21%) Junior
15 13 (2.21%) Consultant
16 12 (2.04%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (10.88%) .NET
2 51 (8.67%) HTML
3 37 (6.29%) WPF
4 30 (5.10%) XML
4 30 (5.10%) CSS
5 21 (3.57%) Spring
6 20 (3.40%) HTML5
7 19 (3.23%) WCF
8 17 (2.89%) Ajax
9 16 (2.72%) ASP.NET
9 16 (2.72%) STL
10 15 (2.55%) .NET Framework
11 14 (2.38%) jQuery
12 13 (2.21%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 12 (2.04%) Hibernate
13 12 (2.04%) FIX Protocol
13 12 (2.04%) Unity (Game Engine)
14 11 (1.87%) REST
14 11 (1.87%) Web Services
14 11 (1.87%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 226 (38.44%) Computer Science
2 107 (18.20%) Statistics
3 105 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
4 95 (16.16%) Physics
5 52 (8.84%) Economics
6 40 (6.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 38 (6.46%) Algorithms
8 31 (5.27%) Derivative
9 30 (5.10%) Management Information System
10 21 (3.57%) Open Source
11 20 (3.40%) Fixed Income
12 19 (3.23%) Credit Risk
12 19 (3.23%) Visualisation
12 19 (3.23%) Equities
13 14 (2.38%) Applied Mathematics
14 12 (2.04%) Data Structures
15 11 (1.87%) Data Extraction
16 10 (1.70%) Clustering
17 9 (1.53%) Mobile App
18 8 (1.36%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 69 (11.73%) Linux
2 53 (9.01%) UNIX
3 45 (7.65%) Windows
4 12 (2.04%) Android
5 9 (1.53%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.02%) Windows 7
7 5 (0.85%) Solaris
8 4 (0.68%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.34%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.34%) Scientific Linux
9 2 (0.34%) CentOS
9 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.17%) Debian
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (12.41%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (12.24%) Analytics
3 55 (9.35%) Software Engineering
4 51 (8.67%) Multithreading
5 47 (7.99%) OO
6 44 (7.48%) Data Analysis
7 40 (6.80%) Low Latency
8 39 (6.63%) ITIL
9 35 (5.95%) Risk Management
9 35 (5.95%) Data Modelling
10 32 (5.44%) Project Management
11 28 (4.76%) Scrum
12 26 (4.42%) Business Intelligence
12 26 (4.42%) Stakeholder Management
13 25 (4.25%) Service Delivery
14 23 (3.91%) Service Management
14 23 (3.91%) ETL
15 22 (3.74%) PRINCE2
15 22 (3.74%) Validation
16 20 (3.40%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 207 (35.20%) SQL
2 127 (21.60%) C++
3 117 (19.90%) Java
4 104 (17.69%) C
4 104 (17.69%) C#
5 65 (11.05%) Python
6 60 (10.20%) JavaScript
7 32 (5.44%) PL/SQL
7 32 (5.44%) VBA
8 27 (4.59%) Perl
8 27 (4.59%) R
9 15 (2.55%) MATLAB
10 11 (1.87%) Shell Script
11 10 (1.70%) PHP
12 9 (1.53%) PowerShell
13 8 (1.36%) T-SQL
14 7 (1.19%) Scala
14 7 (1.19%) Bash Shell
15 5 (0.85%) VB
16 4 (0.68%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 298 (50.68%) Degree
2 44 (7.48%) Security Cleared
3 42 (7.14%) PhD
4 22 (3.74%) SC Cleared
5 15 (2.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 12 (2.04%) CISSP
7 7 (1.19%) ISEB
8 6 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (1.02%) DV Cleared
9 5 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.68%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.51%) Postgraduate
11 3 (0.51%) CCNA
11 3 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.34%) CFA
12 2 (0.34%) ISEB Practitioner
12 2 (0.34%) RHCE
12 2 (0.34%) MCSE
12 2 (0.34%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.06%) QA
2 9 (1.53%) SLA
3 3 (0.51%) COBIT
4 1 (0.17%) CDISC
4 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.17%) DO-160
4 1 (0.17%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (0.17%) GxP
4 1 (0.17%) TickIT
4 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.17%) Basel II
4 1 (0.17%) BS7799
4 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.85%) Terminal Services
3 3 (0.51%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.34%) NFS
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.17%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.17%) HDFS
5 1 (0.17%) Firmware
5 1 (0.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.51%) SCOM
2 3 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.51%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (0.51%) SCOrch
2 3 (0.51%) SCSM
3 2 (0.34%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.34%) OpenView
3 2 (0.34%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.34%) Puppet
3 2 (0.34%) SCCM
4 1 (0.17%) CFEngine
4 1 (0.17%) Munin
4 1 (0.17%) Oozie
4 1 (0.17%) Casper Suite
4 1 (0.17%) Nagios
Vendors
1 81 (13.78%) Oracle
2 51 (8.67%) Microsoft
3 17 (2.89%) Tableau
4 14 (2.38%) Teradata
5 12 (2.04%) Sybase
6 11 (1.87%) Informatica
7 7 (1.19%) Adobe
7 7 (1.19%) HP
7 7 (1.19%) Lotus
8 6 (1.02%) Google
8 6 (1.02%) VMware
8 6 (1.02%) ServiceNow
8 6 (1.02%) Typemock
9 5 (0.85%) Business Objects
9 5 (0.85%) Citrix
9 5 (0.85%) Murex
9 5 (0.85%) Reuters
9 5 (0.85%) Bloomberg
10 4 (0.68%) Lagan
10 4 (0.68%) TOWER Software
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