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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 262 248 238
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -10
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 162 196 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.66% 0.78% 0.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.85% 2.08% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 131 123
Average daily rate
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£525 £525 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £700 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.15% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 12
Average hourly rate £30.00 £17.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £13.80 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £69.60 £39.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £13.00 £12.07
% change year-on-year
+17.30% +7.70%
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
8754 9434 9603
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.74% 37.53% 37.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5962 6545 6487
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 178 254
Average hourly rate £18.70 £19.50 £22.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -12.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £13.18 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.90 £47.00 £41.93
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -32.69%

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 19 September 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mathematics across the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Mathematics Hourly Rate Histogram 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 19 September 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +2 42 £550 +9.45% 51
Bromley - 3 £425 -
Wimbledon - 1 - -
Chiswick - - - -
Chessington - - - - 2
Croydon - - - - 2
New Malden - - - -
Surbiton - - - - 1
Teddington - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Ealing - - - - 1
Westminster - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 198 (55.31%) Degree
2 134 (37.43%) Computer Science
3 130 (36.31%) Finance
4 113 (31.56%) SQL
5 92 (25.70%) Java
6 87 (24.30%) Banking
7 84 (23.46%) Statistics
7 84 (23.46%) C++
7 84 (23.46%) Front Office
8 80 (22.35%) Analytical Skills
9 72 (20.11%) Analytics
9 72 (20.11%) Physics
10 67 (18.72%) Agile Software Development
11 52 (14.53%) C#
12 51 (14.25%) Investment Banking
13 48 (13.41%) PhD
14 45 (12.57%) Oracle
14 45 (12.57%) Risk Management
15 41 (11.45%) SAS
16 37 (10.34%) .NET
16 37 (10.34%) Linux
16 37 (10.34%) Economics
17 36 (10.06%) Multithreading
18 33 (9.22%) Python
18 33 (9.22%) Low Latency
19 31 (8.66%) Big Data
19 31 (8.66%) Software Engineering
19 31 (8.66%) Retail
20 30 (8.38%) Data Analysis
20 30 (8.38%) Business Analysis

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 41 (11.45%) SAS
2 16 (4.47%) Apache Pig
3 5 (1.40%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (1.12%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.12%) Node.js
4 4 (1.12%) WebLogic
5 3 (0.84%) Apache
5 3 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.56%) Tornado
6 2 (0.56%) Zimbra
6 2 (0.56%) CMS
7 1 (0.28%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.28%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.28%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.28%) Lync
7 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.28%) WorkSite
Applications
1 24 (6.70%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.07%) SPSS
3 9 (2.51%) MS Office
4 6 (1.68%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.56%) Stata
8 1 (0.28%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.28%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 19 (5.31%) Oracle Retail
2 4 (1.12%) SiteCatalyst
2 4 (1.12%) Murex MxG2000
3 2 (0.56%) SAP Retail
3 2 (0.56%) Bond Adapt
3 2 (0.56%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.96%) Amazon EMR
2 3 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.84%) PaaS
3 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.91%) TCP/IP
2 8 (2.23%) Multicast
3 6 (1.68%) Internet
4 3 (0.84%) SPDY
5 2 (0.56%) DNS
5 2 (0.56%) Intranet
6 1 (0.28%) Wireless
6 1 (0.28%) DVB
6 1 (0.28%) 3G
6 1 (0.28%) VoIP
6 1 (0.28%) SMTP
6 1 (0.28%) VPN
6 1 (0.28%) SSL
6 1 (0.28%) LDAP
6 1 (0.28%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (8.66%) Big Data
2 22 (6.15%) SQL Server
3 20 (5.59%) Hadoop
3 20 (5.59%) Data Mining
4 16 (4.47%) MongoDB
5 14 (3.91%) NoSQL
5 14 (3.91%) Apache Hive
6 9 (2.51%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (2.23%) Relational Database
7 8 (2.23%) KDB
7 8 (2.23%) MySQL
8 7 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (1.96%) QlikView
9 4 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (0.84%) DB2
10 3 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.56%) HBase
11 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (1.68%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.12%) Maven
2 4 (1.12%) JIRA
2 4 (1.12%) Ant
3 3 (0.84%) JUnit
3 3 (0.84%) Subversion
3 3 (0.84%) Apache Ivy
4 2 (0.56%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.56%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (0.56%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.56%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.28%) NUnit
5 1 (0.28%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.28%) Toad
5 1 (0.28%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.28%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (0.28%) Moq
5 1 (0.28%) Selenium
5 1 (0.28%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 130 (36.31%) Finance
2 87 (24.30%) Banking
3 84 (23.46%) Front Office
4 51 (14.25%) Investment Banking
5 31 (8.66%) Retail
6 16 (4.47%) Marketing
7 7 (1.96%) Electronics
8 6 (1.68%) Advertising
9 5 (1.40%) Games
9 5 (1.40%) Law
10 4 (1.12%) French Language
11 3 (0.84%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.84%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.84%) iGaming
12 2 (0.56%) Dutch Language
12 2 (0.56%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.28%) Back Office
13 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.28%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 145 (40.50%) Developer
2 93 (25.98%) Analyst
3 50 (13.97%) Java Developer
4 30 (8.38%) Data Analyst
5 29 (8.10%) Front Office Developer
6 26 (7.26%) C++ Developer
7 25 (6.98%) Quantitative Developer
8 23 (6.42%) Consultant
9 19 (5.31%) Business Analyst
9 19 (5.31%) Senior Developer
10 17 (4.75%) Software Engineer
10 17 (4.75%) Performance Manager
11 13 (3.63%) Quantitative Analyst
11 13 (3.63%) Service Analyst
12 12 (3.35%) Senior Java Developer
13 11 (3.07%) Scala Developer
13 11 (3.07%) C# Developer
13 11 (3.07%) C++ Quantitative Developer
14 10 (2.79%) Project Manager
15 9 (2.51%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (10.34%) .NET
2 27 (7.54%) Spring
3 18 (5.03%) JMS
4 17 (4.75%) HTML
5 13 (3.63%) WPF
5 13 (3.63%) ASP.NET
6 11 (3.07%) CSS
6 11 (3.07%) Web Services
6 11 (3.07%) XML
6 11 (3.07%) HTML5
7 8 (2.23%) Java EE
7 8 (2.23%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (2.23%) Hibernate
8 7 (1.96%) STL
8 7 (1.96%) WCF
9 6 (1.68%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 5 (1.40%) Middleware
10 5 (1.40%) XSLT
10 5 (1.40%) jQuery
10 5 (1.40%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 134 (37.43%) Computer Science
2 84 (23.46%) Statistics
3 80 (22.35%) Analytical Skills
4 72 (20.11%) Physics
5 37 (10.34%) Economics
6 26 (7.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 21 (5.87%) Derivative
8 19 (5.31%) Fixed Income
8 19 (5.31%) Open Source
9 16 (4.47%) Visualisation
10 14 (3.91%) Management Information System
11 13 (3.63%) Market Risk
11 13 (3.63%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 11 (3.07%) Equities
13 9 (2.51%) Credit Risk
14 8 (2.23%) TWAP
14 8 (2.23%) User Experience
14 8 (2.23%) VWAP
15 7 (1.96%) Data Extraction
16 6 (1.68%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 37 (10.34%) Linux
2 24 (6.70%) Windows
3 15 (4.19%) UNIX
4 3 (0.84%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (0.56%) Scientific Linux
5 2 (0.56%) Android
5 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.28%) Debian
6 1 (0.28%) CentOS
6 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (20.11%) Analytics
2 67 (18.72%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (12.57%) Risk Management
4 36 (10.06%) Multithreading
5 33 (9.22%) Low Latency
6 31 (8.66%) Software Engineering
7 30 (8.38%) Data Analysis
7 30 (8.38%) Business Analysis
8 21 (5.87%) ITIL
9 19 (5.31%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (5.03%) TDD
10 18 (5.03%) Project Management
10 18 (5.03%) PRINCE2
10 18 (5.03%) E-Commerce
11 17 (4.75%) Service Management
11 17 (4.75%) Performance Management
12 15 (4.19%) Algorithmic Trading
13 14 (3.91%) MVC
13 14 (3.91%) Scrum
14 13 (3.63%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 113 (31.56%) SQL
2 92 (25.70%) Java
3 84 (23.46%) C++
4 52 (14.53%) C#
5 33 (9.22%) Python
6 30 (8.38%) VBA
6 30 (8.38%) JavaScript
7 29 (8.10%) C
7 29 (8.10%) Scala
8 20 (5.59%) R
9 5 (1.40%) Shell Script
9 5 (1.40%) MATLAB
9 5 (1.40%) PL/SQL
9 5 (1.40%) Ruby
10 4 (1.12%) Perl
11 2 (0.56%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.56%) Erlang
11 2 (0.56%) SPARQL
11 2 (0.56%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.56%) F#
Qualifications
1 198 (55.31%) Degree
2 48 (13.41%) PhD
3 17 (4.75%) Security Cleared
4 15 (4.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 7 (1.96%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.40%) ISEB
7 3 (0.84%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.84%) ISEB Practitioner
7 3 (0.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.56%) CCNA
8 2 (0.56%) RHCE
8 2 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.56%) MBA
9 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.28%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.28%) CISSP
9 1 (0.28%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.28%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.23%) QA
1 8 (2.23%) SLA
2 2 (0.56%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (0.56%) COBIT
3 1 (0.28%) Basel II
3 1 (0.28%) Basel III
3 1 (0.28%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.56%) NFS
2 2 (0.56%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.28%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.28%) Platform Symphony
3 1 (0.28%) HDFS
3 1 (0.28%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 5 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.12%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.56%) SCCM
4 1 (0.28%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.28%) SCOM
4 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.28%) Puppet
4 1 (0.28%) CFEngine
4 1 (0.28%) Oozie
Vendors
1 45 (12.57%) Oracle
2 20 (5.59%) SAP
3 19 (5.31%) Microsoft
3 19 (5.31%) JDA
4 13 (3.63%) Sybase
5 12 (3.35%) Tableau
6 8 (2.23%) Adobe
7 4 (1.12%) Business Objects
7 4 (1.12%) Murex
7 4 (1.12%) Reuters
7 4 (1.12%) Bloomberg
7 4 (1.12%) TOWER Software
8 3 (0.84%) VMware
8 3 (0.84%) IBM
9 2 (0.56%) Talend
9 2 (0.56%) Omniture
9 2 (0.56%) Google
9 2 (0.56%) Veeam
9 2 (0.56%) Cisco
9 2 (0.56%) TIBCO
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £100 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Radley James Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: 2 days ago
London
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: 2 days ago
London
HomeSense UK
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 250-350 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £475 - £525 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: good day rates
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Strike IT Services
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Intapeople
Rate: £400
Posted: 4 days ago
London
EarthStream Global
Rate: From £550 to £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £33000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £550 - £750 per day + Depending on exp
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
London, United Kingdom
Credit Suisse
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago