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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 279 314 237
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -77
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 148 122 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.69% 0.52% 0.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.89% 1.44% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 84 141
Median daily rate £453 £461 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.89% -7.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £336 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £693 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 12
Median hourly rate £12.25 £18.03 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.06% -39.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.35 £13.40 £15.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.23 £32.71 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £16.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.37% -33.00%
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
7837 8499 8913
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.70% 36.37% 38.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5577 5914 6115
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 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 148 161
Median hourly rate £20.26 £19.72 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.76% -1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £52.17 £41.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.62% -11.90%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +26 37 £575 +15.00% 27
Uxbridge +3 2 - - 1
Croydon - 2 £433 -
Hammersmith +3 1 £120 -65.71%
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £175 - 1
Paddington - 1 £198 -
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 160 (51.45%) Finance
2 140 (45.02%) Degree
3 99 (31.83%) SQL
4 94 (30.23%) Computer Science
5 92 (29.58%) C#
6 82 (26.37%) Banking
7 78 (25.08%) Python
8 74 (23.79%) Java
9 72 (23.15%) C++
10 70 (22.51%) Analytics
11 59 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
12 57 (18.33%) Analytical Skills
13 54 (17.36%) Physics
14 46 (14.79%) Front Office
15 45 (14.47%) Linux
16 43 (13.83%) SQL Server
17 40 (12.86%) Risk Management
18 39 (12.54%) PhD
19 38 (12.22%) Statistics
20 36 (11.58%) Derivative
21 35 (11.25%) .NET
22 34 (10.93%) VBA
23 33 (10.61%) C
24 32 (10.29%) TDD
24 32 (10.29%) Investment Banking
24 32 (10.29%) R
25 30 (9.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
25 30 (9.65%) Quantitative Finance
26 29 (9.32%) Big Data
26 29 (9.32%) Oracle

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 27 (8.68%) SAS
2 8 (2.57%) Apache Spark
3 6 (1.93%) ArcGIS
4 5 (1.61%) Apache
4 5 (1.61%) Apache Pig
5 3 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.96%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.64%) IIS
7 1 (0.32%) DNN
7 1 (0.32%) Drupal
7 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.32%) IPython
7 1 (0.32%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.32%) WebLogic
Applications
1 20 (6.43%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.86%) MS Office
3 11 (3.54%) SPSS
4 4 (1.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.96%) LaTeX
5 3 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.64%) MS Project
7 1 (0.32%) EViews
7 1 (0.32%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 4 (1.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.64%) Eloqua
2 2 (0.64%) FastStats
2 2 (0.64%) RMDS
3 1 (0.32%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.32%) Murex MxG2000
3 1 (0.32%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.32%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.32%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.32%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.82%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.93%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.96%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.64%) GitHub
5 2 (0.64%) SaaS
6 1 (0.32%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.32%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.32%) Heroku
6 1 (0.32%) IaaS
6 1 (0.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.57%) Remote Desktop
2 5 (1.61%) HTTP
2 5 (1.61%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.96%) Network Security
3 3 (0.96%) SAN
4 2 (0.64%) 2G
4 2 (0.64%) 3G
4 2 (0.64%) Firewall
4 2 (0.64%) Internet
4 2 (0.64%) LAN
4 2 (0.64%) LTE
4 2 (0.64%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (0.64%) WAN
5 1 (0.32%) Multicast
5 1 (0.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (13.83%) SQL Server
2 29 (9.32%) Big Data
3 23 (7.40%) Hadoop
4 22 (7.07%) Oracle Database
5 14 (4.50%) Relational Database
6 12 (3.86%) Apache Hive
6 12 (3.86%) Oracle Database 12c
7 10 (3.22%) MySQL
8 9 (2.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (2.57%) Data Mining
9 8 (2.57%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (2.57%) RDBMS
10 7 (2.25%) GIS
10 7 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (1.93%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 4 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.96%) KDB
13 3 (0.96%) NoSQL
13 3 (0.96%) QlikView
14 2 (0.64%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 22 (7.07%) Git (software)
2 14 (4.50%) JIRA
3 9 (2.89%) Selenium
4 8 (2.57%) Jenkins
5 6 (1.93%) Spock
6 5 (1.61%) HP UFT
7 3 (0.96%) Subversion
8 2 (0.64%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.64%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (0.64%) Maven
8 2 (0.64%) NUnit
8 2 (0.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.64%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.32%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.32%) Emacs
9 1 (0.32%) FishEye
9 1 (0.32%) Grunt
9 1 (0.32%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 160 (51.45%) Finance
2 82 (26.37%) Banking
3 46 (14.79%) Front Office
4 32 (10.29%) Investment Banking
5 25 (8.04%) Telecoms
6 18 (5.79%) Games
7 17 (5.47%) Marketing
8 14 (4.50%) Retail
9 9 (2.89%) Back Office
10 8 (2.57%) Electronics
11 4 (1.29%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.96%) Advertising
12 3 (0.96%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.96%) Legal
13 2 (0.64%) Law
13 2 (0.64%) Publishing
13 2 (0.64%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.32%) German Language
14 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 148 (47.59%) Developer
2 66 (21.22%) Analyst
3 41 (13.18%) Java Developer
4 31 (9.97%) Senior Developer
5 30 (9.65%) C# Developer
6 27 (8.68%) Quantitative Developer
7 25 (8.04%) Qualitative Analyst
7 25 (8.04%) Quantitative Analyst
8 24 (7.72%) C++ Developer
9 22 (7.07%) Risk Analyst
10 19 (6.11%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
11 17 (5.47%) Data Scientist
12 16 (5.14%) SQL Developer
13 14 (4.50%) Python Developer
14 13 (4.18%) Data Analyst
14 13 (4.18%) Senior Java Developer
15 12 (3.86%) Credit Risk Manager
15 12 (3.86%) Oracle Developer
15 12 (3.86%) Risk Manager
16 11 (3.54%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (11.25%) .NET
2 25 (8.04%) HTML
3 19 (6.11%) HTML5
4 17 (5.47%) .NET Framework
5 16 (5.14%) REST
6 15 (4.82%) Web Services
6 15 (4.82%) WinForms
7 14 (4.50%) AngularJS
8 13 (4.18%) jQuery
9 11 (3.54%) CSS
9 11 (3.54%) Spring
10 10 (3.22%) Middleware
11 8 (2.57%) XML
12 6 (1.93%) OpenGL
12 6 (1.93%) React
12 6 (1.93%) Unity (Game Engine)
13 5 (1.61%) MSMQ
14 4 (1.29%) J2SE
14 4 (1.29%) JSON
14 4 (1.29%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 94 (30.23%) Computer Science
2 57 (18.33%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (17.36%) Physics
4 38 (12.22%) Statistics
5 36 (11.58%) Derivative
6 30 (9.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 24 (7.72%) Credit Risk
8 21 (6.75%) Market Risk
9 19 (6.11%) Algorithms
10 16 (5.14%) Economics
11 15 (4.82%) Credit Derivative
11 15 (4.82%) Fixed Income
12 7 (2.25%) Applied Mathematics
13 6 (1.93%) Augmented Reality
13 6 (1.93%) Digital Media
13 6 (1.93%) GPGPU
13 6 (1.93%) Hedge funds
13 6 (1.93%) Visualisation
14 5 (1.61%) Equities
14 5 (1.61%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 45 (14.47%) Linux
2 21 (6.75%) Windows
3 16 (5.14%) Unix
4 10 (3.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (2.57%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.93%) Windows Server
6 6 (1.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.64%) Android
7 2 (0.64%) Solaris
8 1 (0.32%) AIX
8 1 (0.32%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (22.51%) Analytics
2 59 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (12.86%) Risk Management
4 32 (10.29%) TDD
5 30 (9.65%) Quantitative Finance
6 27 (8.68%) Validation
7 25 (8.04%) Multithreading
8 23 (7.40%) E-Commerce
8 23 (7.40%) OO
9 20 (6.43%) Low Latency
10 19 (6.11%) Data Analysis
11 18 (5.79%) Monte Carlo Method
12 17 (5.47%) Business Intelligence
12 17 (5.47%) Kanban
13 13 (4.18%) Software Engineering
14 12 (3.86%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (3.86%) Garbage Collection
15 11 (3.54%) Electronic Trading
15 11 (3.54%) Performance Tuning
15 11 (3.54%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 99 (31.83%) SQL
2 92 (29.58%) C#
3 78 (25.08%) Python
4 74 (23.79%) Java
5 72 (23.15%) C++
6 34 (10.93%) VBA
7 33 (10.61%) C
8 32 (10.29%) R
9 22 (7.07%) JavaScript
10 18 (5.79%) MATLAB
11 16 (5.14%) Scala
12 13 (4.18%) VB.NET
13 12 (3.86%) PL/SQL
13 12 (3.86%) VB
14 8 (2.57%) Apple Swift
14 8 (2.57%) Objective-C
15 6 (1.93%) Groovy
15 6 (1.93%) PHP
16 5 (1.61%) Haskell
17 3 (0.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 140 (45.02%) Degree
2 39 (12.54%) PhD
3 7 (2.25%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.93%) SAS Certification
5 4 (1.29%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (1.29%) CISSP
5 4 (1.29%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.64%) CCNP
7 2 (0.64%) CISA
7 2 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.64%) CISM
7 2 (0.64%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.64%) GCIH
7 2 (0.64%) HNC
7 2 (0.64%) HND
7 2 (0.64%) ISEB
7 2 (0.64%) MBA
7 2 (0.64%) MCSE
7 2 (0.64%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (8.36%) QA
2 5 (1.61%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.96%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.96%) NEBOSH
3 3 (0.96%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.96%) SLA
4 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.32%) ISO27002
4 1 (0.32%) ISO27005
4 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (0.96%) HDFS
2 2 (0.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.32%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 4 (1.29%) Puppet
2 2 (0.64%) Ambari
2 2 (0.64%) BladeLogic
2 2 (0.64%) NetBackup
2 2 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.64%) QRadar
2 2 (0.64%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.32%) Ansible
3 1 (0.32%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.32%) Oozie
Vendors
1 29 (9.32%) Oracle
2 15 (4.82%) Microsoft
3 11 (3.54%) Tableau
4 10 (3.22%) Google
4 10 (3.22%) Red Hat
5 7 (2.25%) IBM
5 7 (2.25%) Mapinfo
6 6 (1.93%) Akamai
7 5 (1.61%) Murex
7 5 (1.61%) SAP
8 3 (0.96%) Bloomberg
8 3 (0.96%) Informatica
8 3 (0.96%) Optimizely
8 3 (0.96%) TIBCO
8 3 (0.96%) VMware
9 2 (0.64%) Alteryx
9 2 (0.64%) Apteco
9 2 (0.64%) Hortonworks
9 2 (0.64%) Splunk
9 2 (0.64%) StreamBase
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