The table below looks at the statistics for Mathematics skills 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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mathematics (Maths)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 50 45 55
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 6 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.02% 1.49% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 2.03% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Median daily rate £325 £280 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £14.50 £38.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.84% +16.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £28.75 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-46.95% +88.52%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
455 444 482
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 77.25% 73.63% 75.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 231 250
Median daily rate £450 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £305 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 40 25
Median hourly rate £46.73 £37.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.60% +11.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £14.50 £17.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £49.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

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 Processes & Methodologies 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
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 25 February 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
Welwyn Garden City -6 2 £325 -
St Albans - 2 - - 2
Mathematics
East of England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 4 (36.36%) SQL
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) NetWare
2 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 3 (27.27%) C
2 3 (27.27%) Wireless
2 3 (27.27%) Apple
2 3 (27.27%) Multimedia
2 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) NVQ Level 3
2 3 (27.27%) Network Management
2 3 (27.27%) DBS Check
3 2 (18.18%) Actionable Insight
3 2 (18.18%) Mathematical Modelling
3 2 (18.18%) MATLAB
3 2 (18.18%) Machine Learning
3 2 (18.18%) Bayesian Methods
3 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
3 2 (18.18%) Requirements Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Predictive Modelling
3 2 (18.18%) Physics
3 2 (18.18%) FMCG
3 2 (18.18%) Financial Modelling
3 2 (18.18%) Monte Carlo Method
3 2 (18.18%) Statistics
3 2 (18.18%) Retail
3 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) MS Excel

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 (27.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Wireless
2 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
1 1 (9.09%) NetBeans
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (27.27%) Multimedia
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
3 1 (9.09%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Audio Visual Technician
2 2 (18.18%) Data Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Financial Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) IT Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Graduate
3 1 (9.09%) Graduate Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Machine Learning Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Qt
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) FMCG
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) NetWare
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Network Management
2 2 (18.18%) Actionable Insight
2 2 (18.18%) Bayesian Methods
2 2 (18.18%) Financial Modelling
2 2 (18.18%) Machine Learning
2 2 (18.18%) Mathematical Modelling
2 2 (18.18%) Monte Carlo Method
2 2 (18.18%) Physics
2 2 (18.18%) Predictive Modelling
2 2 (18.18%) Requirements Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) Statistics
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) ITSM
3 1 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) C
3 2 (18.18%) MATLAB
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) C++
4 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) DBS Check
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
1 3 (27.27%) NVQ Level 3
2 1 (9.09%) A+ Certification
2 1 (9.09%) MCP
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Apple