The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 50 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.45% - 0.99%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.57% - 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £15.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £13.71 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+53.17% -10.09%
Mathematics
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
127 124 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 28.48% 24.80% 22.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 56 29
Average daily rate £375 £375 £304
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £205 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £495 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 5
Average hourly rate £42.00 £44.50 £14.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.61% +209.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.38 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.04 £45.00 £15.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mathematics across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Mathematics
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Mathematics Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Mathematics
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Mathematics Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) Firmware
3 2 (40.00%) VHDL
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (40.00%) Physics
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium
4 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
4 1 (20.00%) Statistics
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) JBehave
4 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) SAS

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 1 (20.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (20.00%) JBehave
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) JMeter
1 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) FPGA Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk Modeller
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modeller
3 1 (20.00%) Finance Modeller
3 1 (20.00%) SAS Modeller
3 1 (20.00%) Software Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Software Test Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Software Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (40.00%) Physics
1 2 (40.00%) VHDL
2 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C
1 3 (60.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Firmware