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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mathematics (Maths)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 52 50 59
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 5 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.86% 0.85% 1.06%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.73% 3.21% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
Median daily rate £298 £185 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.81% -37.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £185 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £457 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £344
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £27.81 £30.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.29% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +14.75%

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
183 156 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 31.50% 26.62% 30.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 77 104
Median daily rate £425 £400 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +4.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £185 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £624 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 12
Median hourly rate £30.00 £15.00 £15.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -1.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £11.15 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.15 £37.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.88 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.20% +22.85%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Mathematics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stevenage -7 1 - -
Mathematics
East of England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 6 (42.86%) Statistics
1 6 (42.86%) Algorithms
2 5 (35.71%) Physics
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) MATLAB
3 4 (28.57%) Windows
3 4 (28.57%) Degree
4 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
4 3 (21.43%) NVQ Level 3
4 3 (21.43%) DBS Check
4 3 (21.43%) Bayesian Methods
4 3 (21.43%) Network Management
4 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
4 3 (21.43%) C
4 3 (21.43%) NetWare
4 3 (21.43%) Apple
4 3 (21.43%) Wireless
4 3 (21.43%) Finance
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Multimedia
4 3 (21.43%) Predictive Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) Web Services
5 2 (14.29%) Predictive Modelling
5 2 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) Machine Learning
5 2 (14.29%) People Management
5 2 (14.29%) Monte Carlo Method

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Wireless
2 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
1 1 (7.14%) NetBeans
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
1 3 (21.43%) Multimedia
2 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
2 1 (7.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Delivery Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Applications Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Data Scientist
2 3 (21.43%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Audio Visual Technician
3 2 (14.29%) IT Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Java Analyst Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Machine Learning Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Algorithms
1 6 (42.86%) Statistics
2 5 (35.71%) Physics
3 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) NetWare
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (21.43%) Bayesian Methods
1 3 (21.43%) Network Management
1 3 (21.43%) Predictive Analysis
1 3 (21.43%) Scrum
2 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (14.29%) Machine Learning
2 2 (14.29%) Monte Carlo Method
2 2 (14.29%) People Management
2 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
2 2 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
2 2 (14.29%) Predictive Modelling
2 2 (14.29%) Product Management
2 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) ITSM
3 1 (7.14%) Probabilistic Modelling
3 1 (7.14%) Service Management
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) MATLAB
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) C
3 2 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) C++
4 1 (7.14%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) DBS Check
2 3 (21.43%) NVQ Level 3
3 1 (7.14%) A+ Certification
3 1 (7.14%) MCP
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Apple
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft