The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics 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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 58 65 70
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 2 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.33% 0.23% 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.97% 0.80% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.75 £17.75 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+84.50% +16.39%
Mathematics
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
206 251 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 33.88% 28.78% 27.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 120 117
Median daily rate £350 £340 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £455 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 3
Median hourly rate £21.00 £33.72 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.72% +92.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.40 £12.35 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £65.75 £94.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.29 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+16.64% +2.88%

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 Miscellaneous 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 25 August 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Animation
2 4 (66.67%) Physics
2 4 (66.67%) V-Ray
2 4 (66.67%) Game Development
2 4 (66.67%) R
2 4 (66.67%) GLSL
2 4 (66.67%) HLSL
2 4 (66.67%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) OOD
2 4 (66.67%) OpenGL
2 4 (66.67%) DirectX
2 4 (66.67%) Games
2 4 (66.67%) RenderMan
2 4 (66.67%) Unreal Engine
2 4 (66.67%) Algorithms
3 2 (33.33%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (33.33%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) VBA
3 2 (33.33%) Sybase
3 2 (33.33%) DB2
3 2 (33.33%) JUnit
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) J2SE

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) DB2
1 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JUnit
General
1 4 (66.67%) Games
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) C++ Developer
2 4 (66.67%) C++ Games Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Games Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) DirectX
1 4 (66.67%) OpenGL
1 4 (66.67%) Unreal Engine
1 4 (66.67%) V-Ray
2 2 (33.33%) J2SE
2 2 (33.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Algorithms
1 4 (66.67%) Animation
1 4 (66.67%) Physics
1 4 (66.67%) RenderMan
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Game Development
2 4 (66.67%) OOD
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C++
1 4 (66.67%) GLSL
1 4 (66.67%) HLSL
1 4 (66.67%) R
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) Scala
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Sybase