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 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 55 59 65
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 4 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.56% 1.56% 0.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.77% 4.03% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate £325 - £290
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £390 £385
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 1
Average hourly rate £23.62 £32.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.33% -12.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+14.75% -
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
226 273 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 31.65% 38.61% 34.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 138 118
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 13
Average hourly rate £16.25 £15.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.90 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £37.10 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -6.45%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Waltham Cross - 2 £325 -
Stevenage - 1 - - 3
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
Mathematics
East of England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) C
2 3 (30.00%) MS Office
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) MCP
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) C++
3 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (20.00%) Apple
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (20.00%) AutoCAD
3 2 (20.00%) MATLAB
3 2 (20.00%) Retail
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) SCCM
3 2 (20.00%) iPhone
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
2 2 (20.00%) AutoCAD
3 1 (10.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) FTP
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (10.00%) NetBeans
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Military
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) IT Support
2 2 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Customer Service Advisor
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Junior
3 1 (10.00%) Junior IT Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Python Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Synthetic Environment Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Advisor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) Django
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) Qt
1 1 (10.00%) RESTful
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) iPhone
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (20.00%) Service Management
1 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (10.00%) CRM
2 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (10.00%) OO
2 1 (10.00%) OOP
2 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) C++
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) MATLAB
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) MCP
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Apple
3 1 (10.00%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Forcepoint
3 1 (10.00%) Juniper
3 1 (10.00%) Remedy