The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 58 50 56
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 7 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.89% 0.82% 0.95%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.38% 3.16% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
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£275 £290 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £11.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%
Mathematics
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
294 158 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 37.26% 25.86% 33.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 81 110
Average daily rate £370 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.82% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £167 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £490 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 7 15
Average hourly rate £37.00 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.54% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.30 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +9.75%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Mathematics
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Mathematics Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Mathematics
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Mathematics Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Mathematics
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Mathematics Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Mathematics
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 July 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
Stevenage -9 1 - -
Hoddesdon - 1 - -
Letchworth - 1 £338 -
Mathematics
East of England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 8 (50.00%) C
2 7 (43.75%) C#
2 7 (43.75%) C++
2 7 (43.75%) UML
3 5 (31.25%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (31.25%) NHS
3 5 (31.25%) Simulink
3 5 (31.25%) ITIL
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) Service Management
3 5 (31.25%) Time Management
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) HTML
4 2 (12.50%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) MATLAB
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) FreeBSD
5 1 (6.25%) LDAP
5 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
5 1 (6.25%) Cognos
5 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.25%) SNMP
5 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) IBM
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.25%) Assembly Language
5 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
5 1 (6.25%) HND

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Simulink
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) LDAP
1 1 (6.25%) SNMP
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) GCC
General
1 5 (31.25%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Support Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) MFC
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.25%) SOAP
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) WinForms
2 1 (6.25%) WCF
2 1 (6.25%) WPF
2 1 (6.25%) Qt
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (6.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) NHS
2 1 (6.25%) Device Driver
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) iSeries
2 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) UNIX
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Solaris
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) FreeBSD
1 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) UML
2 5 (31.25%) Service Management
2 5 (31.25%) Time Management
2 5 (31.25%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
4 1 (6.25%) Data Mapping
4 1 (6.25%) Data Governance
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) SDLC
4 1 (6.25%) MVC
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) C
2 7 (43.75%) C#
2 7 (43.75%) C++
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) MATLAB
5 1 (6.25%) VB6
5 1 (6.25%) VB
5 1 (6.25%) VBA
5 1 (6.25%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) HND
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Cognos
1 1 (6.25%) IBM
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.25%) Perforce
1 1 (6.25%) Tableau