The table below looks at the statistics for Mathematica skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mathematica over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wolfram Research Mathematica
Rank 442 446 404
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -42
Contract jobs citing Mathematica 3 4 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.013% 0.017% 0.067%
As % of the Applications category 0.13% 0.15% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 5
Median daily rate £550 £600 £412
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +45.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Mathematica
England

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

Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
2385 2676 2771
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.33% 11.27% 11.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1597 1807 1791
Median daily rate £382 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.86% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £175 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 132 188
Median hourly rate £16.38 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.42% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.38 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.31 £43.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

Mathematica
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Mathematica as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

Mathematica Jobs Demand Trend in London

Mathematica
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Mathematica Daily Rate Trend in London

Mathematica
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Mathematica 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 London region with a requirement for Mathematica.

1 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (71.43%) Informatica
2 5 (71.43%) MicroStrategy
2 5 (71.43%) Shell Script
2 5 (71.43%) MATLAB
2 5 (71.43%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
3 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (42.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (42.86%) Derivative
3 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
4 2 (28.57%) Prototyping
4 2 (28.57%) Statistics
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Algorithms
4 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
4 2 (28.57%) R
4 2 (28.57%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (28.57%) Machine Learning
4 2 (28.57%) Statistical Modelling
4 2 (28.57%) Data Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Fixed Income

Mathematica
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Front Office
2 1 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Informatica Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Data Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Data Scientist
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) MATLAB Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Python Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
1 3 (42.86%) Derivative
1 3 (42.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (28.57%) Algorithms
2 2 (28.57%) Equities
2 2 (28.57%) Fixed Income
2 2 (28.57%) Statistics
2 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Data Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) Machine Learning
3 2 (28.57%) Prototyping
3 2 (28.57%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C++
1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) MATLAB
1 5 (71.43%) Python
1 5 (71.43%) Shell Script
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Informatica
1 5 (71.43%) MicroStrategy
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle