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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 398 312 275
Rank change year-on-year
-86 -37
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 184 266 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.37% 0.55% 0.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.21% 1.77% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 155 141
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£450 £475 £470
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £174 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 38 36
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% +17.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £12.83 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £35.30 £22.60
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
15252 15041 13642
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.00% 31.35% 32.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 9592 9527 8362
Average daily rate £425 £415 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £234 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £601 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 594 598 561
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -11.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.83
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +3.06%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -64 117 £500 - 130
South East -16 27 £379 +244.31% 54
East of England +11 17 £256 -35.93% 53
South West +8 9 £244 -22.61% 24
West Midlands -18 6 £423 +79.78% 20
North West -24 4 £210 -23.63% 25
East Midlands -12 2 - - 19
Yorkshire -21 1 - - 13
North East - 1 - - 12
Mathematics
UK

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 239 (55.97%) Degree
2 191 (44.73%) Computer Science
3 146 (34.19%) SQL
4 144 (33.72%) Finance
5 107 (25.06%) Physics
6 106 (24.82%) Java
7 85 (19.91%) Analytics
8 84 (19.67%) Banking
9 82 (19.20%) Analytical Skills
10 81 (18.97%) C++
11 76 (17.80%) C#
12 69 (16.16%) Statistics
13 66 (15.46%) Python
14 56 (13.11%) Data Modelling
15 49 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
16 48 (11.24%) C
17 46 (10.77%) OO
17 46 (10.77%) Front Office
18 45 (10.54%) UNIX
19 43 (10.07%) SAS
20 40 (9.37%) Derivative
21 39 (9.13%) .NET
22 37 (8.67%) Telecoms
22 37 (8.67%) Oracle
22 37 (8.67%) Investment Banking
23 36 (8.43%) Multithreading
23 36 (8.43%) Web Services
24 34 (7.96%) PhD
24 34 (7.96%) Software Engineering
25 33 (7.73%) Low Latency

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 43 (10.07%) SAS
2 9 (2.11%) WebLogic
3 8 (1.87%) Node.js
3 8 (1.87%) JBoss
4 7 (1.64%) WebSphere
4 7 (1.64%) Tomcat
4 7 (1.64%) Apache Spark
5 6 (1.41%) Apache
6 5 (1.17%) GlassFish
6 5 (1.17%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.70%) IIS
7 3 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.47%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.47%) CMS
8 2 (0.47%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.23%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.23%) uWSGI
Applications
1 23 (5.39%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.98%) MS Office
3 10 (2.34%) SPSS
4 9 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.41%) Simulink
6 3 (0.70%) PowerPivot
6 3 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.47%) MS Project
8 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.23%) Stata
8 1 (0.23%) Maya
8 1 (0.23%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.23%) Weka
Business Applications
1 2 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.23%) Loan IQ
2 1 (0.23%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.23%) Summit
2 1 (0.23%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.23%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.23%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.23%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (0.70%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (0.47%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.23%) Route 53
4 1 (0.23%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.23%) Heroku
4 1 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.87%) Internet
2 7 (1.64%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.70%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (0.70%) Multicast
4 2 (0.47%) AMQP
4 2 (0.47%) Firewall
4 2 (0.47%) Kerberos
4 2 (0.47%) DNS
4 2 (0.47%) LDAP
4 2 (0.47%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (0.23%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.23%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.23%) NAS
5 1 (0.23%) SSL
5 1 (0.23%) DHCP
5 1 (0.23%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.23%) HTTP
5 1 (0.23%) ADSL
5 1 (0.23%) LAN
5 1 (0.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (7.49%) SQL Server
2 30 (7.03%) Relational Database
3 28 (6.56%) Big Data
4 25 (5.85%) Hadoop
5 23 (5.39%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (4.92%) RDBMS
7 15 (3.51%) Data Mining
8 14 (3.28%) MySQL
8 14 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (2.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (2.81%) QlikView
10 11 (2.58%) MongoDB
11 9 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (1.64%) KDB
13 6 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (1.17%) Crystal Reports
14 5 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
15 4 (0.94%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 12 (2.81%) Maven
2 7 (1.64%) Git (software)
2 7 (1.64%) Ant
3 5 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (0.94%) Subversion
5 2 (0.47%) Apache Ivy
5 2 (0.47%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (0.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.47%) JUnit
5 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Blend
5 2 (0.47%) Selenium
5 2 (0.47%) NUnit
6 1 (0.23%) JIRA
6 1 (0.23%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.23%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.23%) ProC
6 1 (0.23%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.23%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.23%) NCover
6 1 (0.23%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 144 (33.72%) Finance
2 84 (19.67%) Banking
3 46 (10.77%) Front Office
4 37 (8.67%) Telecoms
4 37 (8.67%) Investment Banking
5 24 (5.62%) Marketing
6 18 (4.22%) Retail
6 18 (4.22%) Games
7 7 (1.64%) Electronics
7 7 (1.64%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.17%) Retail Banking
8 5 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.94%) Back Office
10 3 (0.70%) Multimedia
10 3 (0.70%) Interactive Media
10 3 (0.70%) Japanese Language
10 3 (0.70%) Law
11 2 (0.47%) Legal
11 2 (0.47%) Advertising
11 2 (0.47%) Military
Job Titles
1 136 (31.85%) Developer
1 136 (31.85%) Analyst
2 38 (8.90%) Programmer
3 31 (7.26%) Senior Developer
4 27 (6.32%) Business Analyst
5 26 (6.09%) Data Analyst
5 26 (6.09%) Data Scientist
6 20 (4.68%) Architect
6 20 (4.68%) Analyst Programmer
7 19 (4.45%) Java Analyst Programmer
7 19 (4.45%) Java Programmer
8 16 (3.75%) Java Developer
8 16 (3.75%) Support Analyst
9 15 (3.51%) C# Developer
10 13 (3.04%) Quantitative Developer
11 12 (2.81%) .NET Developer
11 12 (2.81%) SQL Developer
12 11 (2.58%) C++ Developer
13 10 (2.34%) Technical Leader
14 9 (2.11%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (9.13%) .NET
2 36 (8.43%) Web Services
3 27 (6.32%) HTML
4 25 (5.85%) WPF
5 15 (3.51%) CSS
6 12 (2.81%) ASP.NET
6 12 (2.81%) WCF
7 9 (2.11%) jQuery
8 8 (1.87%) AngularJS
8 8 (1.87%) XML
8 8 (1.87%) Spring
9 7 (1.64%) FIX Protocol
9 7 (1.64%) LINQ
9 7 (1.64%) REST
9 7 (1.64%) SciPy
9 7 (1.64%) Pandas
10 6 (1.41%) NumPy
10 6 (1.41%) Backbone.js
10 6 (1.41%) Task Parallel Library
10 6 (1.41%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 191 (44.73%) Computer Science
2 107 (25.06%) Physics
3 82 (19.20%) Analytical Skills
4 69 (16.16%) Statistics
5 40 (9.37%) Derivative
6 30 (7.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 29 (6.79%) Algorithms
8 18 (4.22%) Credit Risk
9 16 (3.75%) Visualisation
10 15 (3.51%) Economics
11 14 (3.28%) Management Information System
12 13 (3.04%) Open Source
13 10 (2.34%) Fixed Income
14 9 (2.11%) Spread Betting
14 9 (2.11%) Data Structures
15 8 (1.87%) Xbox
16 7 (1.64%) Market Risk
16 7 (1.64%) NHS
16 7 (1.64%) Equities
17 5 (1.17%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 45 (10.54%) UNIX
2 28 (6.56%) Linux
3 24 (5.62%) Android
4 23 (5.39%) Windows
5 22 (5.15%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (1.17%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.47%) Solaris
8 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (19.91%) Analytics
2 56 (13.11%) Data Modelling
3 49 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (10.77%) OO
5 36 (8.43%) Multithreading
6 34 (7.96%) Software Engineering
7 33 (7.73%) Low Latency
8 30 (7.03%) Data Analysis
9 28 (6.56%) TDD
10 23 (5.39%) Validation
11 21 (4.92%) Risk Management
12 19 (4.45%) Web Services Management
12 19 (4.45%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (4.45%) Algorithmic Trading
13 18 (4.22%) UML
13 18 (4.22%) OOP
14 15 (3.51%) Scrum
14 15 (3.51%) ITIL
14 15 (3.51%) ETL
15 13 (3.04%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 146 (34.19%) SQL
2 106 (24.82%) Java
3 81 (18.97%) C++
4 76 (17.80%) C#
5 66 (15.46%) Python
6 48 (11.24%) C
7 31 (7.26%) JavaScript
8 29 (6.79%) R
9 25 (5.85%) VBA
10 13 (3.04%) Scala
11 11 (2.58%) PHP
11 11 (2.58%) PL/SQL
11 11 (2.58%) MATLAB
12 9 (2.11%) Perl
13 5 (1.17%) T-SQL
13 5 (1.17%) Shell Script
13 5 (1.17%) Bash Shell
14 4 (0.94%) Go
14 4 (0.94%) VB
15 3 (0.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 239 (55.97%) Degree
2 34 (7.96%) PhD
3 18 (4.22%) Security Cleared
4 12 (2.81%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (0.70%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.70%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.70%) HND
7 3 (0.70%) CISSP
7 3 (0.70%) ISEB
7 3 (0.70%) CIMA
7 3 (0.70%) ACCA
8 2 (0.47%) HNC
8 2 (0.47%) CFA
8 2 (0.47%) MCITP
9 1 (0.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.23%) NVQ Level 3
9 1 (0.23%) CCNP
9 1 (0.23%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.75%) QA
2 4 (0.94%) SLA
3 2 (0.47%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.23%) Basel II
4 1 (0.23%) Solvency II
System Software
1 8 (1.87%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.17%) HDFS
3 1 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.23%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.23%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 2 (0.47%) OpenAM
1 2 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.47%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.23%) SCOM
2 1 (0.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.23%) ARCserve
2 1 (0.23%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.23%) Puppet
2 1 (0.23%) SCOrch
2 1 (0.23%) SCSM
Vendors
1 37 (8.67%) Oracle
2 28 (6.56%) Microsoft
3 22 (5.15%) Tableau
4 9 (2.11%) Adobe
5 5 (1.17%) Cognos
5 5 (1.17%) Business Objects
5 5 (1.17%) hybris
6 4 (0.94%) Vertica
6 4 (0.94%) Hortonworks
6 4 (0.94%) Cloudera
6 4 (0.94%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (0.94%) Sybase
6 4 (0.94%) Google
6 4 (0.94%) Netezza
7 3 (0.70%) Telerik
7 3 (0.70%) IBM
7 3 (0.70%) Remedy
7 3 (0.70%) Facebook
8 2 (0.47%) ForgeRock
8 2 (0.47%) DevExpress
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