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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 41 47 28
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -19
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 16 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.22% 0.21% 0.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.85% 1.00% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 0
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£390 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £15.25 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+31.14% +17.30%
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
135 100 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 27.16% 21.10% 20.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 43 18
Average daily rate £375 £360 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +37.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £208 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £450 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 10
Average hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £13.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +194.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.93 £24.00 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £26.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%

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
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 4 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Gloucester - 8 £438 - 4
Mathematics
South West

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 16 (88.89%) SQL
1 16 (88.89%) Degree
2 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) Security Cleared
2 11 (61.11%) C++
3 10 (55.56%) HTML
3 10 (55.56%) Java
3 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 10 (55.56%) Python
3 10 (55.56%) DV Cleared
3 10 (55.56%) TDD
3 10 (55.56%) Jenkins
4 7 (38.89%) Cucumber
4 7 (38.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (38.89%) Test Planning
4 7 (38.89%) Selenium
4 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
4 7 (38.89%) JBehave
4 7 (38.89%) ISEB
4 7 (38.89%) LoadRunner
4 7 (38.89%) JMeter
4 7 (38.89%) XML
5 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (27.78%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (27.78%) Finance
6 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (22.22%) Statistics
6 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
7 3 (16.67%) Spring
7 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 3 (16.67%) JBoss
1 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (16.67%) Hadoop
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 7 (38.89%) JBehave
2 7 (38.89%) Cucumber
2 7 (38.89%) LoadRunner
2 7 (38.89%) JMeter
2 7 (38.89%) Selenium
3 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 3 (16.67%) JIRA
3 3 (16.67%) Hudson
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Test Manager
3 4 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Tester
3 4 (22.22%) Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Software Tester
3 4 (22.22%) Software Manager
3 4 (22.22%) Software Test Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Data Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Business Data Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) HTML
2 7 (38.89%) XML
3 3 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 3 (16.67%) Spring
3 3 (16.67%) JSON
3 3 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (5.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (5.56%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Statistics
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Physics
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) UNIX
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) TDD
3 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
3 7 (38.89%) Test Planning
4 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
6 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (11.11%) System Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
7 2 (11.11%) Migration
7 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Analytics
8 1 (5.56%) Inmon Methodology
8 1 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (5.56%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) SQL
2 11 (61.11%) C++
3 10 (55.56%) Java
3 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 10 (55.56%) Python
4 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 3 (16.67%) Perl
4 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 3 (16.67%) C#
5 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (88.89%) Degree
2 11 (61.11%) Security Cleared
3 10 (55.56%) DV Cleared
4 7 (38.89%) ISEB
4 7 (38.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Puppet
1 3 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
1 3 (16.67%) Red Hat