The table below looks at the statistics for Mathematics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mathematics (Maths)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 52 55 64
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.53% 0.16% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.20% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £355
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -1.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.88 £28.75 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-48.26% +88.52%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
486 489 655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 86.17% 80.16% 82.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 258 396
Median daily rate £355 £338 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% -12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 14
Median hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £16.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +95.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.39 £30.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.77 £49.41 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing Mathematics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Mathematics
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Mathematics across the Glasgow region.

Mathematics Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Mathematics
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Mathematics across the Glasgow region.

Mathematics Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 7 (77.78%) Perl
2 6 (66.67%) Unix
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) AIX
3 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 5 (55.56%) Network Security
4 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
4 4 (44.44%) PowerHA
4 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (44.44%) Korn
4 4 (44.44%) IBM
5 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
6 2 (22.22%) Time Management
6 2 (22.22%) SAS
6 2 (22.22%) Analytics
6 2 (22.22%) Degree
6 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) Project Management
6 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
6 2 (22.22%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) Solaris
6 2 (22.22%) MS Office
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) Sybase
7 1 (11.11%) DB2
7 1 (11.11%) JUnit
7 1 (11.11%) C#

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 2 (22.22%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
1 5 (55.56%) Network Security
1 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) DB2
2 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JUnit
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) AIX Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Systems Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Unix Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Unix Systems Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Coordinator
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Unix Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Unix Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) C++ Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) J2SE
1 1 (11.11%) SOAP
1 1 (11.11%) Spring
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (11.11%) Fixed Income
3 1 (11.11%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (11.11%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
1 6 (66.67%) Unix
2 5 (55.56%) AIX
3 2 (22.22%) Solaris
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Analytics
1 2 (22.22%) Project Management
1 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
1 2 (22.22%) Time Management
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
2 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
2 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Perl
2 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
2 4 (44.44%) Korn
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) Scala
4 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Ansible
1 1 (11.11%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (11.11%) yum
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) IBM
2 2 (22.22%) Sybase
3 1 (11.11%) Bloomberg
3 1 (11.11%) EMC
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) VMware