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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 224 257 194
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -63
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 177 140 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.84% 0.64% 1.05%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.39% 1.71% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 93 152
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£500 £550 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £356 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 12
Average hourly rate £42.50 £16.72 £19.57
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+154.18% -14.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £15.25 £15.25
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
7398 8201 7243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.22% 37.45% 37.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5191 5655 5077
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 162 188
Average hourly rate £19.18 £24.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.08% +17.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.50%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +36 63 £500 -16.66% 41
Canary Wharf +4 1 £850 +52.46%
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - - 1
Ealing - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Feltham - - - -
Grays - - - -
Greenford - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
New Malden - - - -
Romford - - - -
Southall - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Uxbridge - - - - 2
Wembley - - - -
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 193 (57.44%) Degree
2 157 (46.73%) Finance
3 144 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 133 (39.58%) SQL
5 103 (30.65%) Banking
6 92 (27.38%) Front Office
7 88 (26.19%) C#
8 84 (25.00%) Java
9 80 (23.81%) C++
9 80 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
10 60 (17.86%) Analytics
11 59 (17.56%) .NET
12 56 (16.67%) Investment Banking
13 55 (16.37%) Physics
13 55 (16.37%) Statistics
14 51 (15.18%) Oracle
15 48 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
16 44 (13.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 43 (12.80%) OO
17 43 (12.80%) Low Latency
18 42 (12.50%) Data Modelling
19 40 (11.90%) Linux
20 39 (11.61%) Python
20 39 (11.61%) Multithreading
21 37 (11.01%) Derivative
22 36 (10.71%) UNIX
22 36 (10.71%) Risk Management
23 35 (10.42%) WPF
24 30 (8.93%) SQL Server
25 29 (8.63%) SAS

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 29 (8.63%) SAS
2 8 (2.38%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (1.49%) WebLogic
3 5 (1.49%) Node.js
3 5 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (1.19%) Apache
4 4 (1.19%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.89%) CMS
5 3 (0.89%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.60%) Tornado
6 2 (0.60%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.60%) Zimbra
6 2 (0.60%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.30%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (0.30%) WorkSite
7 1 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.30%) Lync
7 1 (0.30%) TPMS
7 1 (0.30%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (1.79%) MS Office
3 6 (1.79%) SPSS
4 3 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.60%) PowerPivot
5 2 (0.60%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.30%) Stata
6 1 (0.30%) Weka
Business Applications
1 5 (1.49%) Murex MxG2000
2 3 (0.89%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.60%) Bond Adapt
4 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.30%) FINCAD Analytics
4 1 (0.30%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.30%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.60%) GitHub
2 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.98%) TCP/IP
2 7 (2.08%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (0.89%) Internet
3 3 (0.89%) Multicast
4 2 (0.60%) SPDY
5 1 (0.30%) SSH
5 1 (0.30%) AMQP
5 1 (0.30%) Intranet
5 1 (0.30%) 3G
5 1 (0.30%) SSL
5 1 (0.30%) VoIP
5 1 (0.30%) DNS
5 1 (0.30%) VPN
5 1 (0.30%) Firewall
5 1 (0.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (8.93%) SQL Server
2 25 (7.44%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (6.55%) Relational Database
4 20 (5.95%) QlikView
5 16 (4.76%) Big Data
6 14 (4.17%) MySQL
7 11 (3.27%) Hadoop
7 11 (3.27%) RDBMS
8 10 (2.98%) Data Mining
9 9 (2.68%) MongoDB
10 8 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (2.08%) KDB
11 7 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (1.79%) OLAP
12 6 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (1.49%) MS Access
14 4 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
14 4 (1.19%) Apache Hive
15 3 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (3.57%) Visual Studio
2 9 (2.68%) NUnit
3 6 (1.79%) Rhino Mocks
3 6 (1.79%) Moq
3 6 (1.79%) Maven
4 4 (1.19%) Subversion
5 3 (0.89%) JIRA
5 3 (0.89%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.89%) Toad
6 2 (0.60%) JUnit
6 2 (0.60%) NCover
6 2 (0.60%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.30%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.30%) yacc
7 1 (0.30%) jMock
7 1 (0.30%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.30%) ANTLR
7 1 (0.30%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 1 (0.30%) Hudson
General
1 157 (46.73%) Finance
2 103 (30.65%) Banking
3 92 (27.38%) Front Office
4 56 (16.67%) Investment Banking
5 18 (5.36%) Telecoms
6 14 (4.17%) Marketing
7 12 (3.57%) Retail
8 8 (2.38%) Games
9 5 (1.49%) Retail Banking
9 5 (1.49%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.49%) Law
10 4 (1.19%) Advertising
11 3 (0.89%) Electronics
12 1 (0.30%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.30%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.30%) French Language
12 1 (0.30%) German Language
12 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.30%) Publishing
12 1 (0.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 156 (46.43%) Developer
2 83 (24.70%) Analyst
3 34 (10.12%) Quantitative Developer
4 30 (8.93%) C++ Developer
5 29 (8.63%) Business Analyst
6 25 (7.44%) C# Developer
6 25 (7.44%) Java Developer
7 22 (6.55%) Data Analyst
8 16 (4.76%) Programmer
9 14 (4.17%) C++ Quantitative Developer
10 13 (3.87%) WPF Developer
10 13 (3.87%) SQL Developer
11 12 (3.57%) PL/SQL Developer
11 12 (3.57%) Senior Developer
12 11 (3.27%) Architect
12 11 (3.27%) Consultant
13 10 (2.98%) Oracle Developer
14 9 (2.68%) Insight Analyst
14 9 (2.68%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
14 9 (2.68%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (17.56%) .NET
2 35 (10.42%) WPF
3 19 (5.65%) HTML
4 17 (5.06%) WCF
5 16 (4.76%) .NET Framework
6 15 (4.46%) STL
7 14 (4.17%) XML
8 12 (3.57%) Spring
8 12 (3.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 11 (3.27%) HTML5
9 11 (3.27%) FIX Protocol
10 10 (2.98%) ASP.NET
10 10 (2.98%) CSS
10 10 (2.98%) JMS
10 10 (2.98%) LINQ
11 9 (2.68%) Web Services
12 8 (2.38%) Task Parallel Library
12 8 (2.38%) Hibernate
13 6 (1.79%) Reactive Extensions
13 6 (1.79%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 144 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 80 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
3 55 (16.37%) Physics
3 55 (16.37%) Statistics
4 44 (13.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 37 (11.01%) Derivative
6 25 (7.44%) Economics
7 23 (6.85%) Management Information System
8 21 (6.25%) Algorithms
8 21 (6.25%) Credit Risk
9 20 (5.95%) Equities
10 18 (5.36%) Fixed Income
11 16 (4.76%) Visualisation
12 10 (2.98%) Market Risk
12 10 (2.98%) Open Source
13 8 (2.38%) Data Structures
14 7 (2.08%) Spread Betting
14 7 (2.08%) Credit Derivative
15 6 (1.79%) Equity Derivative
16 5 (1.49%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 40 (11.90%) Linux
2 36 (10.71%) UNIX
3 25 (7.44%) Windows
4 3 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.60%) Scientific Linux
5 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.30%) CentOS
6 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.30%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (17.86%) Analytics
2 48 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (12.80%) OO
3 43 (12.80%) Low Latency
4 42 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 39 (11.61%) Multithreading
6 36 (10.71%) Risk Management
7 23 (6.85%) Data Analysis
8 22 (6.55%) Stakeholder Management
9 20 (5.95%) Software Engineering
9 20 (5.95%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (5.65%) TDD
10 19 (5.65%) Scrum
10 19 (5.65%) Algorithmic Trading
10 19 (5.65%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (4.76%) Project Management
12 15 (4.46%) Change Management
12 15 (4.46%) Validation
13 13 (3.87%) Business Analysis
13 13 (3.87%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 133 (39.58%) SQL
2 88 (26.19%) C#
3 84 (25.00%) Java
4 80 (23.81%) C++
5 39 (11.61%) Python
6 21 (6.25%) PL/SQL
7 20 (5.95%) JavaScript
7 20 (5.95%) VBA
8 17 (5.06%) C
9 15 (4.46%) R
10 11 (3.27%) Perl
11 9 (2.68%) T-SQL
12 7 (2.08%) MATLAB
13 5 (1.49%) Scala
13 5 (1.49%) VB
14 4 (1.19%) VBScript
14 4 (1.19%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.19%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.60%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.60%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 193 (57.44%) Degree
2 24 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 17 (5.06%) PhD
4 16 (4.76%) SC Cleared
5 12 (3.57%) CISSP
6 9 (2.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.60%) ISEB
7 2 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.60%) RHCE
7 2 (0.60%) CCNA
7 2 (0.60%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.60%) CFA
8 1 (0.30%) MCTS
8 1 (0.30%) MCITP
8 1 (0.30%) MOS
8 1 (0.30%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.30%) NVQ Level 3
8 1 (0.30%) MCP
8 1 (0.30%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.68%) QA
2 4 (1.19%) SLA
3 3 (0.89%) COBIT
4 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.30%) BS7799
4 1 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 3 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.60%) NFS
3 1 (0.30%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.30%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.30%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 4 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.60%) Vagrant
2 2 (0.60%) SCCM
3 1 (0.30%) Puppet
3 1 (0.30%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 51 (15.18%) Oracle
2 18 (5.36%) Microsoft
3 16 (4.76%) Tableau
4 13 (3.87%) Sybase
5 7 (2.08%) Adobe
6 6 (1.79%) Typemock
7 5 (1.49%) Reuters
7 5 (1.49%) Bloomberg
7 5 (1.49%) Murex
8 3 (0.89%) Google
8 3 (0.89%) Business Objects
8 3 (0.89%) VMware
8 3 (0.89%) TOWER Software
9 2 (0.60%) Teradata
9 2 (0.60%) Ab Initio
9 2 (0.60%) Cadence
9 2 (0.60%) Informatica
9 2 (0.60%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.60%) DevExpress
9 2 (0.60%) Veeam
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