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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 278 294 256
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -38
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 153 139 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.69% 0.59% 0.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.87% 1.60% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 98 119
Median daily rate £450 £463 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% -15.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £325 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £705
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 15
Median hourly rate £14.00 £18.03 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.36% -39.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.40 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £73.83 £40.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +14.75%
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
8161 8707 8950
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.81% 36.94% 37.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5747 6121 6044
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 170 170
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.72 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.23% -1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £14.00 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £52.17 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Mathematics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +47 47 £463 -2.63% 43
Uxbridge +3 2 - -
Hounslow +2 2 - -
Feltham - 1 - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £175 -
Hillingdon - 1 £375 -
Paddington - 1 £198 -
Hammersmith - 1 £120 -
Chiswick - 1 - -
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Mathematics 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 Mathematics.

1 156 (49.06%) Finance
2 154 (48.43%) Degree
3 103 (32.39%) Computer Science
4 91 (28.62%) SQL
5 89 (27.99%) Python
6 81 (25.47%) C#
7 80 (25.16%) Banking
8 70 (22.01%) Analytics
9 67 (21.07%) Java
10 61 (19.18%) Statistics
10 61 (19.18%) Analytical Skills
11 59 (18.55%) C++
12 57 (17.92%) Agile Software Development
13 55 (17.30%) R
14 48 (15.09%) PhD
15 47 (14.78%) Physics
16 41 (12.89%) Linux
17 40 (12.58%) SAS
18 37 (11.64%) SQL Server
19 36 (11.32%) Big Data
20 32 (10.06%) Front Office
20 32 (10.06%) Risk Management
20 32 (10.06%) C
21 30 (9.43%) TDD
22 29 (9.12%) Hadoop
23 27 (8.49%) VBA
23 27 (8.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
23 27 (8.49%) MATLAB
24 26 (8.18%) JavaScript
24 26 (8.18%) Multithreading

Mathematics
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:

Application Platforms
1 40 (12.58%) SAS
2 19 (5.97%) Apache Spark
3 7 (2.20%) Apache Pig
4 6 (1.89%) ArcGIS
5 4 (1.26%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.94%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.63%) Apache
8 1 (0.31%) DNN
8 1 (0.31%) Drupal
8 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.31%) IIS
8 1 (0.31%) IPython
8 1 (0.31%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
Applications
1 19 (5.97%) SPSS
2 17 (5.35%) MS Excel
3 15 (4.72%) MS Office
4 6 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.94%) LaTeX
5 3 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.31%) EViews
6 1 (0.31%) Mingle
6 1 (0.31%) MS Project
6 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.63%) Eloqua
2 2 (0.63%) FastStats
2 2 (0.63%) RMDS
3 1 (0.31%) Murex MxG2000
3 1 (0.31%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.31%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.31%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.03%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.57%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.94%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.63%) GitHub
5 2 (0.63%) SaaS
6 1 (0.31%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.31%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.31%) Heroku
6 1 (0.31%) IaaS
6 1 (0.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.52%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (1.26%) HTTP
3 3 (0.94%) Network Security
3 3 (0.94%) SAN
3 3 (0.94%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.63%) 2G
4 2 (0.63%) 3G
4 2 (0.63%) Firewall
4 2 (0.63%) Internet
4 2 (0.63%) LAN
4 2 (0.63%) LTE
4 2 (0.63%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (0.63%) Softphone
4 2 (0.63%) VoIP
4 2 (0.63%) WAN
5 1 (0.31%) FTP
5 1 (0.31%) Multicast
5 1 (0.31%) Skype
5 1 (0.31%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (11.64%) SQL Server
2 36 (11.32%) Big Data
3 29 (9.12%) Hadoop
4 19 (5.97%) Oracle Database
5 13 (4.09%) Oracle Database 12c
5 13 (4.09%) QlikView
5 13 (4.09%) Relational Database
6 12 (3.77%) Apache Hive
7 9 (2.83%) Spotfire
8 8 (2.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (2.20%) Data Mining
9 7 (2.20%) GIS
9 7 (2.20%) MySQL
10 6 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (1.89%) RDBMS
10 6 (1.89%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 5 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (1.26%) KDB
12 4 (1.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (6.92%) Git (software)
2 12 (3.77%) JIRA
3 8 (2.52%) Jenkins
4 6 (1.89%) Selenium
4 6 (1.89%) Spock
5 5 (1.57%) Maven
6 4 (1.26%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.26%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (0.94%) Jasmine
7 3 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.94%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.94%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.63%) Bower
8 2 (0.63%) HP UFT
8 2 (0.63%) Mocha
8 2 (0.63%) NUnit
8 2 (0.63%) Sinon.JS
8 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.63%) Subversion
8 2 (0.63%) TeamCity
General
1 156 (49.06%) Finance
2 80 (25.16%) Banking
3 32 (10.06%) Front Office
4 25 (7.86%) Investment Banking
5 23 (7.23%) Telecoms
6 21 (6.60%) Games
7 17 (5.35%) Marketing
8 13 (4.09%) Retail
9 8 (2.52%) Electronics
10 7 (2.20%) Back Office
11 6 (1.89%) Legal
12 5 (1.57%) Financial Institution
13 4 (1.26%) Manufacturing
13 4 (1.26%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.94%) Advertising
15 2 (0.63%) Law
15 2 (0.63%) Publishing
16 1 (0.31%) German Language
Job Titles
1 132 (41.51%) Developer
2 70 (22.01%) Analyst
3 40 (12.58%) Java Developer
4 33 (10.38%) Senior Developer
5 26 (8.18%) Data Scientist
6 23 (7.23%) C# Developer
6 23 (7.23%) Risk Analyst
7 22 (6.92%) Quantitative Developer
8 21 (6.60%) Qualitative Analyst
8 21 (6.60%) Quantitative Analyst
9 18 (5.66%) C++ Developer
9 18 (5.66%) SQL Developer
10 16 (5.03%) Data Analyst
10 16 (5.03%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
10 16 (5.03%) Senior Java Developer
11 13 (4.09%) Oracle Developer
12 12 (3.77%) Python Developer
12 12 (3.77%) Senior SQL Developer
13 11 (3.46%) Senior Oracle Developer
13 11 (3.46%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (7.23%) .NET
1 23 (7.23%) HTML
2 18 (5.66%) HTML5
3 14 (4.40%) CSS
3 14 (4.40%) Web Services
4 13 (4.09%) .NET Framework
4 13 (4.09%) AngularJS
4 13 (4.09%) REST
5 12 (3.77%) jQuery
6 11 (3.46%) Spring
6 11 (3.46%) WinForms
7 9 (2.83%) D3.js
8 8 (2.52%) Middleware
9 7 (2.20%) Natural Language Processing
9 7 (2.20%) OpenGL
9 7 (2.20%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 5 (1.57%) CSS3
10 5 (1.57%) XML
11 4 (1.26%) J2SE
11 4 (1.26%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 103 (32.39%) Computer Science
2 61 (19.18%) Analytical Skills
2 61 (19.18%) Statistics
3 47 (14.78%) Physics
4 27 (8.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 25 (7.86%) Credit Risk
5 25 (7.86%) Derivative
6 22 (6.92%) Economics
7 18 (5.66%) Visualisation
8 17 (5.35%) Algorithms
9 15 (4.72%) Market Risk
10 14 (4.40%) Applied Mathematics
10 14 (4.40%) Artificial Intelligence
11 13 (4.09%) Fixed Income
12 10 (3.14%) Credit Derivative
12 10 (3.14%) User Experience
13 8 (2.52%) Equities
14 6 (1.89%) Augmented Reality
14 6 (1.89%) Digital Media
14 6 (1.89%) GPGPU
Operating Systems
1 41 (12.89%) Linux
2 21 (6.60%) Windows
3 18 (5.66%) Unix
4 12 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (3.14%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.89%) Windows Server
6 6 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.57%) Android
8 2 (0.63%) Solaris
8 2 (0.63%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.31%) AIX
9 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.31%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.31%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.31%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (22.01%) Analytics
2 57 (17.92%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (10.06%) Risk Management
4 30 (9.43%) TDD
5 26 (8.18%) Data Analysis
5 26 (8.18%) Multithreading
6 25 (7.86%) Business Intelligence
6 25 (7.86%) Machine Learning
7 24 (7.55%) Quantitative Finance
8 23 (7.23%) Validation
9 21 (6.60%) E-Commerce
10 20 (6.29%) Low Latency
11 18 (5.66%) Kanban
12 17 (5.35%) OO
13 14 (4.40%) Garbage Collection
13 14 (4.40%) Performance Tuning
14 12 (3.77%) Asset Management
14 12 (3.77%) BDD
14 12 (3.77%) Scrum
15 11 (3.46%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 91 (28.62%) SQL
2 89 (27.99%) Python
3 81 (25.47%) C#
4 67 (21.07%) Java
5 59 (18.55%) C++
6 55 (17.30%) R
7 32 (10.06%) C
8 27 (8.49%) MATLAB
8 27 (8.49%) VBA
9 26 (8.18%) JavaScript
10 25 (7.86%) Scala
11 14 (4.40%) PL/SQL
12 11 (3.46%) Objective-C
13 8 (2.52%) Apple Swift
13 8 (2.52%) VB
14 6 (1.89%) Groovy
15 5 (1.57%) Haskell
15 5 (1.57%) PHP
15 5 (1.57%) Shell Script
15 5 (1.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 154 (48.43%) Degree
2 48 (15.09%) PhD
3 8 (2.52%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.89%) SAS Certification
5 5 (1.57%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.26%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (1.26%) CISSP
7 3 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.63%) CCNP
8 2 (0.63%) CISA
8 2 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.63%) CISM
8 2 (0.63%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.63%) HNC
8 2 (0.63%) HND
8 2 (0.63%) ISEB
8 2 (0.63%) MBA
8 2 (0.63%) MCSE
8 2 (0.63%) NVQ Level 3
8 2 (0.63%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.09%) QA
2 5 (1.57%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.26%) SLA
4 3 (0.94%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.94%) NEBOSH
4 3 (0.94%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.31%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.31%) ISO27002
5 1 (0.31%) ISO27005
5 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (1.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.63%) HDFS
2 2 (0.63%) VMware ESX
2 2 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.31%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.31%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (0.94%) Puppet
2 2 (0.63%) BladeLogic
2 2 (0.63%) NetBackup
2 2 (0.63%) QRadar
2 2 (0.63%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.31%) Ambari
3 1 (0.31%) Ansible
3 1 (0.31%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.31%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.31%) Oozie
3 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (7.86%) Oracle
2 20 (6.29%) Tableau
3 13 (4.09%) Microsoft
4 12 (3.77%) Red Hat
5 9 (2.83%) Google
5 9 (2.83%) IBM
6 7 (2.20%) Mapinfo
7 6 (1.89%) Akamai
7 6 (1.89%) SAP
8 5 (1.57%) VMware
9 4 (1.26%) Murex
10 3 (0.94%) Adobe
10 3 (0.94%) Informatica
10 3 (0.94%) TIBCO
11 2 (0.63%) Bloomberg
11 2 (0.63%) Cisco
11 2 (0.63%) Intel
11 2 (0.63%) Juniper
11 2 (0.63%) MicroStrategy
11 2 (0.63%) SunGard
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Rate: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
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