The first table below looks at the demand for Mathematica skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mathematica over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the London region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wolfram Research Mathematica
Rank 400 410 413
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +3
Contract jobs citing Mathematica 11 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.047% 0.016% 0.008%
As % of the Applications category 0.40% 0.13% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
2738 2977 3437
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.60% 12.28% 13.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1784 1889 2145
Average daily rate £350 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £200 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 175 169 225
Average hourly rate £17.99 £18.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.75% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.58 £28.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Mathematica
England

Mathematica
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mathematica across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mathematica across the London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Mathematica Daily Rate Histogram in London

Mathematica
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Mathematica 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 Mathematica.

1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) ETL
2 6 (50.00%) SAS
2 6 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 6 (50.00%) R
2 6 (50.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 5 (41.67%) MapReduce
3 5 (41.67%) NoSQL
3 5 (41.67%) Resource Management
3 5 (41.67%) Data Management
3 5 (41.67%) Data Analysis
3 5 (41.67%) Informatica
3 5 (41.67%) MicroStrategy
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle
3 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 5 (41.67%) Hadoop
4 4 (33.33%) German Language
5 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (25.00%) C++
5 3 (25.00%) Java
6 2 (16.67%) PowerCenter
6 2 (16.67%) Financial Institution
7 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (8.33%) Statistical Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) Risk Analysis

Mathematica
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Mathematica 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 Mathematica. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (50.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Hadoop
1 5 (41.67%) NoSQL
2 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (16.67%) PowerCenter
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) German Language
3 2 (16.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Informatica Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Data Scientist
2 2 (16.67%) Data Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) MapReduce
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ETL
1 6 (50.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 5 (41.67%) Resource Management
2 5 (41.67%) Data Management
2 5 (41.67%) Data Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (8.33%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 6 (50.00%) R
3 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (25.00%) C++
3 3 (25.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Control-M
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
1 5 (41.67%) Informatica
1 5 (41.67%) MicroStrategy
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