The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wolfram Research Mathematica
Rank 393 421 414
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -7
Contract jobs citing Mathematica 16 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.066% 0.012% 0.008%
As % of the Applications category 0.57% 0.10% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
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£412 - £180
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
2821 2985 3357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.62% 11.84% 12.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1833 1881 2139
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £188 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 168 228
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.38 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.59% +2.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.35 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.48 £26.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 August 2014.

Mathematica Daily Rate Histogram in London

Mathematica
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (56.25%) SQL
1 9 (56.25%) Oracle
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
1 9 (56.25%) Informatica
1 9 (56.25%) MicroStrategy
2 8 (50.00%) German Language
3 7 (43.75%) PowerCenter
4 6 (37.50%) MATLAB
4 6 (37.50%) ETL
4 6 (37.50%) SAS
4 6 (37.50%) Finance
4 6 (37.50%) Visualisation
4 6 (37.50%) R
4 6 (37.50%) Statistical Modelling
5 5 (31.25%) MapReduce
5 5 (31.25%) NoSQL
5 5 (31.25%) Resource Management
5 5 (31.25%) Hadoop
5 5 (31.25%) Data Management
5 5 (31.25%) Data Analysis
5 5 (31.25%) Control-M
6 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
6 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (18.75%) C++
6 3 (18.75%) Java
6 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
7 2 (12.50%) Financial Institution
8 1 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (6.25%) Statistical Analysis

Mathematica
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (37.50%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) PowerCenter
2 5 (31.25%) NoSQL
2 5 (31.25%) Hadoop
3 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
General
1 8 (50.00%) German Language
2 6 (37.50%) Finance
3 2 (12.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Consultant
1 9 (56.25%) Informatica Consultant
2 5 (31.25%) Data Scientist
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) ETL
1 6 (37.50%) Statistical Modelling
2 5 (31.25%) MapReduce
2 5 (31.25%) Resource Management
2 5 (31.25%) Data Management
2 5 (31.25%) Data Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (6.25%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) MATLAB
2 6 (37.50%) R
3 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
3 3 (18.75%) C++
3 3 (18.75%) Java
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Control-M
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Oracle
1 9 (56.25%) Informatica
1 9 (56.25%) MicroStrategy