The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Applied Mathematics in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Applied Mathematics over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Applied Mathematics (Applied Maths)
Rank 404 412 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Applied Mathematics 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.018% 0.004% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.051% 0.011% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£575 £800 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.12% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Applied Mathematics
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7806 8833 8459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.05% 37.36% 38.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5340 6209 5862
Average daily rate £475 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 149 168
Average hourly rate £18.70 £21.00 £22.85
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% -8.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.02 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.85 £41.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +1.17%

Applied Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Applied Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in London

Applied Mathematics
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Applied Mathematics Daily Rate Trend in London

Applied Mathematics
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applied Mathematics across the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Applied Mathematics Daily Rate Histogram in London

Applied Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Applied 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 Applied Mathematics.

1 5 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (80.00%) Statistics
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) PhD
3 3 (60.00%) Big Data
3 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Physics
4 2 (40.00%) Analytics
4 2 (40.00%) Operations Research
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Banking
4 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) Economics
5 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (20.00%) Advertising
5 1 (20.00%) Econometrics
5 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (20.00%) C++
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) OO
5 1 (20.00%) Python
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel

Applied Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Applied 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 Applied Mathematics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SAS
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Big Data
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (20.00%) Star Schema
3 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) ProC
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Advertising
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Data Scientist
2 1 (20.00%) Data Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (80.00%) Statistics
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Physics
5 1 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (20.00%) Economics
5 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
5 1 (20.00%) FMCG
5 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
5 1 (20.00%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Analytics
1 2 (40.00%) Operations Research
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Econometrics
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (20.00%) Fund Management
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) XQuery
1 1 (20.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (20.00%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) PhD
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft