The table below looks at the prevalence of the term 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 Mathematics over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 253 258 224
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -34
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 155 149 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.72% 0.67% 0.76%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.05% 1.78% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 106 97
Average daily rate
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£500 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £325 £319
% change year-on-year
+1.92% +1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 10
Average hourly rate - £28.00 £18.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +49.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.71 £15.25 £16.36
% change year-on-year
-10.09% -6.78%
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
7546 8392 7951
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.29% 37.46% 38.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5143 5874 5586
Average daily rate £463 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 162 163
Average hourly rate £19.09 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £13.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.91%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in London

Mathematics
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Mathematics Daily Rate Trend in London

Mathematics
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mathematics across the London region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Mathematics Daily Rate Histogram in London

Mathematics
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Mathematics Hourly Rate Trend in London

Mathematics
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the London region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London 0 49 £500 -1.96% 34
Canary Wharf 0 1 - -
Uxbridge -2 1 £225 -
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Greenford - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
New Malden - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing 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 Mathematics.

1 202 (60.84%) Degree
2 170 (51.20%) Computer Science
3 147 (44.28%) Finance
4 136 (40.96%) SQL
5 104 (31.33%) Java
6 99 (29.82%) Banking
7 91 (27.41%) Physics
8 79 (23.80%) Analytics
9 78 (23.49%) C#
10 74 (22.29%) C++
11 69 (20.78%) Front Office
12 66 (19.88%) Analytical Skills
13 58 (17.47%) Statistics
14 55 (16.57%) Python
15 54 (16.27%) Data Modelling
16 52 (15.66%) Investment Banking
17 50 (15.06%) .NET
18 49 (14.76%) Derivative
19 47 (14.16%) OO
20 46 (13.86%) Oracle
21 44 (13.25%) UNIX
21 44 (13.25%) Agile Software Development
22 39 (11.75%) Low Latency
23 36 (10.84%) SAS
24 35 (10.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
25 33 (9.94%) Multithreading
26 32 (9.64%) Linux
27 31 (9.34%) Web Services
27 31 (9.34%) SQL Server
27 31 (9.34%) WPF

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing 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 Mathematics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 36 (10.84%) SAS
2 8 (2.41%) Node.js
2 8 (2.41%) Apache Spark
3 5 (1.51%) Apache
3 5 (1.51%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.20%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.20%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.20%) JBoss
5 3 (0.90%) Oracle Coherence
5 3 (0.90%) GlassFish
5 3 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (0.90%) Apache Pig
5 3 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (0.90%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.60%) CMS
6 2 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.30%) TPMS
7 1 (0.30%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (0.30%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (3.31%) MS Excel
1 11 (3.31%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (2.11%) SPSS
3 6 (1.81%) MS Office
4 2 (0.60%) Weka
4 2 (0.60%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.30%) MS Project
5 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.30%) Maya
5 1 (0.30%) Stata
Business Applications
1 3 (0.90%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.30%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.30%) FINCAD Analytics
2 1 (0.30%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.30%) Summit
2 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.30%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (0.90%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (0.60%) GitHub
4 1 (0.30%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.30%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.71%) TCP/IP
2 7 (2.11%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (0.60%) AMQP
4 1 (0.30%) Multicast
4 1 (0.30%) Internet
4 1 (0.30%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (9.34%) SQL Server
2 29 (8.73%) Relational Database
3 26 (7.83%) Data Warehouse
4 24 (7.23%) Big Data
5 21 (6.33%) Hadoop
6 19 (5.72%) QlikView
6 19 (5.72%) Data Mining
6 19 (5.72%) RDBMS
7 10 (3.01%) MySQL
8 9 (2.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (2.71%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (2.41%) MongoDB
10 7 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (1.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (1.81%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (1.81%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (1.51%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (1.51%) OLAP
12 5 (1.51%) Apache Hive
13 4 (1.20%) KDB
Development Applications
1 9 (2.71%) Maven
2 7 (2.11%) NUnit
3 6 (1.81%) Visual Studio
4 5 (1.51%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.51%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (1.20%) Moq
6 3 (0.90%) Subversion
6 3 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.90%) Ant
6 3 (0.90%) JUnit
7 2 (0.60%) Toad
7 2 (0.60%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (0.60%) Selenium
7 2 (0.60%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.60%) NCover
7 2 (0.60%) Apache Ivy
8 1 (0.30%) Hudson
8 1 (0.30%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.30%) Grunt
8 1 (0.30%) jMock
General
1 147 (44.28%) Finance
2 99 (29.82%) Banking
3 69 (20.78%) Front Office
4 52 (15.66%) Investment Banking
5 27 (8.13%) Telecoms
6 15 (4.52%) Marketing
7 14 (4.22%) Games
8 12 (3.61%) Retail
9 7 (2.11%) Financial Institution
10 5 (1.51%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.90%) Japanese Language
12 2 (0.60%) French Language
12 2 (0.60%) Advertising
13 1 (0.30%) Publishing
13 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.30%) Back Office
13 1 (0.30%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.30%) Law
13 1 (0.30%) Legal
13 1 (0.30%) German Language
Job Titles
1 142 (42.77%) Developer
2 93 (28.01%) Analyst
3 29 (8.73%) Programmer
4 28 (8.43%) Senior Developer
5 26 (7.83%) Business Analyst
5 26 (7.83%) Quantitative Developer
6 24 (7.23%) Data Analyst
7 22 (6.63%) C++ Developer
8 20 (6.02%) Architect
9 19 (5.72%) C# Developer
10 18 (5.42%) Java Analyst Programmer
10 18 (5.42%) Java Programmer
10 18 (5.42%) Java Developer
10 18 (5.42%) Analyst Programmer
11 15 (4.52%) SQL Developer
12 14 (4.22%) PL/SQL Developer
13 13 (3.92%) C++ Quantitative Developer
13 13 (3.92%) Data Scientist
14 12 (3.61%) Oracle Developer
14 12 (3.61%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (15.06%) .NET
2 31 (9.34%) Web Services
2 31 (9.34%) WPF
3 19 (5.72%) HTML
4 16 (4.82%) WCF
5 13 (3.92%) .NET Framework
6 11 (3.31%) STL
6 11 (3.31%) XML
6 11 (3.31%) Task Parallel Library
7 10 (3.01%) LINQ
7 10 (3.01%) HTML5
8 9 (2.71%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 9 (2.71%) CSS
9 8 (2.41%) ASP.NET
9 8 (2.41%) Spring
10 7 (2.11%) J2EE
11 6 (1.81%) REST
11 6 (1.81%) Reactive Extensions
12 5 (1.51%) AngularJS
12 5 (1.51%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 170 (51.20%) Computer Science
2 91 (27.41%) Physics
3 66 (19.88%) Analytical Skills
4 58 (17.47%) Statistics
5 49 (14.76%) Derivative
6 35 (10.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 23 (6.93%) Algorithms
8 20 (6.02%) Economics
8 20 (6.02%) Credit Risk
9 19 (5.72%) Management Information System
10 18 (5.42%) Visualisation
11 15 (4.52%) Fixed Income
12 13 (3.92%) Equities
13 10 (3.01%) Open Source
14 9 (2.71%) Data Structures
15 8 (2.41%) Market Risk
15 8 (2.41%) Equity Derivative
15 8 (2.41%) Spread Betting
16 6 (1.81%) Grid Computing
17 5 (1.51%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 44 (13.25%) UNIX
2 32 (9.64%) Linux
3 19 (5.72%) Android
3 19 (5.72%) Windows
4 18 (5.42%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (23.80%) Analytics
2 54 (16.27%) Data Modelling
3 47 (14.16%) OO
4 44 (13.25%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (11.75%) Low Latency
6 33 (9.94%) Multithreading
7 26 (7.83%) TDD
8 25 (7.53%) Risk Management
9 18 (5.42%) Scrum
9 18 (5.42%) Software Engineering
9 18 (5.42%) Data Analysis
10 17 (5.12%) Validation
11 16 (4.82%) Web Services Management
11 16 (4.82%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (4.52%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (4.22%) Algorithmic Trading
14 13 (3.92%) Monte Carlo Method
14 13 (3.92%) Predictive Modelling
14 13 (3.92%) ETL
14 13 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 136 (40.96%) SQL
2 104 (31.33%) Java
3 78 (23.49%) C#
4 74 (22.29%) C++
5 55 (16.57%) Python
6 28 (8.43%) R
7 22 (6.63%) VBA
8 20 (6.02%) PL/SQL
9 19 (5.72%) JavaScript
10 14 (4.22%) C
11 12 (3.61%) Scala
12 9 (2.71%) Perl
13 7 (2.11%) T-SQL
13 7 (2.11%) MATLAB
14 6 (1.81%) VB
15 5 (1.51%) Bash Shell
16 4 (1.20%) Golang
16 4 (1.20%) Haskell
17 3 (0.90%) Shell Script
17 3 (0.90%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 202 (60.84%) Degree
2 29 (8.73%) PhD
3 16 (4.82%) Security Cleared
4 14 (4.22%) SC Cleared
5 10 (3.01%) CISSP
6 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.60%) ACCA
6 2 (0.60%) CIMA
6 2 (0.60%) CFA
6 2 (0.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.30%) CRISC
7 1 (0.30%) NVQ Level 3
7 1 (0.30%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.61%) QA
2 2 (0.60%) SLA
3 1 (0.30%) BS7799
3 1 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.30%) COBIT
3 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 3 (0.90%) HDFS
2 1 (0.30%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 2 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.30%) Puppet
Vendors
1 46 (13.86%) Oracle
2 22 (6.63%) Tableau
3 16 (4.82%) Microsoft
4 4 (1.20%) Sybase
4 4 (1.20%) MicroStrategy
4 4 (1.20%) Netezza
4 4 (1.20%) Vertica
4 4 (1.20%) Hortonworks
4 4 (1.20%) Cloudera
4 4 (1.20%) Typemock
5 3 (0.90%) Sitecore
5 3 (0.90%) Google
5 3 (0.90%) hybris
5 3 (0.90%) Business Objects
6 2 (0.60%) Adobe
6 2 (0.60%) Hyperion
6 2 (0.60%) Remedy
6 2 (0.60%) Cadence
6 2 (0.60%) Teradata
6 2 (0.60%) DevExpress
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