The first 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the London region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 243 221 269
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +48
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 168 210 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.73% 0.87% 0.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.39% 2.64% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 134 97
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£550 £528 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.26% +0.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £300 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £383
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -15.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 15
Average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £13.69 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.70 £35.38 £52.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £13.00 £13.90
% change year-on-year
+17.30% -6.47%
Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7029 7954 8187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.69% 32.81% 31.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4723 5500 5533
Average daily rate £450 £463 £462
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +0.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 175 196
Average hourly rate £19.75 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.22% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £14.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.20 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -16.00%
Mathematics
England

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 22 July 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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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 -13 50 £500 -13.04% 56
Docklands, London +13 6 £625 +35.13%
Canary Wharf +16 3 £550 -8.33%
Wimbledon - 1 - -
Chiswick - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Westminster - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Croydon - - - - 2
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
New Malden - - - -
Surbiton - - - - 1
Teddington - - - - 1
Twickenham - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 206 (57.70%) Degree
2 146 (40.90%) Finance
3 130 (36.41%) SQL
4 123 (34.45%) Computer Science
5 99 (27.73%) Statistics
6 97 (27.17%) Analytics
7 96 (26.89%) Java
8 84 (23.53%) Banking
9 82 (22.97%) C++
10 71 (19.89%) Physics
11 66 (18.49%) Front Office
12 62 (17.37%) PhD
13 55 (15.41%) SAS
14 48 (13.45%) Investment Banking
15 46 (12.89%) Agile Software Development
16 45 (12.61%) Oracle
17 41 (11.48%) C#
18 40 (11.20%) Economics
19 38 (10.64%) Python
20 36 (10.08%) R
21 35 (9.80%) .NET
22 34 (9.52%) SQL Server
23 33 (9.24%) C
23 33 (9.24%) Data Mining
23 33 (9.24%) Risk Management
24 32 (8.96%) Retail
24 32 (8.96%) VBA
24 32 (8.96%) Big Data
24 32 (8.96%) Scala
25 31 (8.68%) Software Engineering

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 55 (15.41%) SAS
2 23 (6.44%) Apache Pig
3 3 (0.84%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.84%) Apache
3 3 (0.84%) Node.js
4 2 (0.56%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.28%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.28%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.28%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.28%) GemFire
5 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.28%) Alfresco
Applications
1 25 (7.00%) MS Excel
2 18 (5.04%) SPSS
3 8 (2.24%) MS Office
4 5 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.12%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.84%) Stata
7 2 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.28%) LaTeX
8 1 (0.28%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (5.32%) Oracle Retail
2 4 (1.12%) SiteCatalyst
3 2 (0.56%) ReMetrica
3 2 (0.56%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.56%) SAP Retail
4 1 (0.28%) Murex MxG2000
4 1 (0.28%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.96%) Amazon EMR
2 3 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.56%) PaaS
4 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.24%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.40%) Multicast
3 4 (1.12%) Internet
4 1 (0.28%) LDAP
4 1 (0.28%) Intranet
4 1 (0.28%) DVB
4 1 (0.28%) DNS
4 1 (0.28%) SMTP
4 1 (0.28%) HTTP
4 1 (0.28%) SPDY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 33 (9.24%) Data Mining
3 32 (8.96%) Big Data
4 28 (7.84%) Hadoop
5 21 (5.88%) Apache Hive
6 18 (5.04%) NoSQL
7 17 (4.76%) MongoDB
8 9 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (2.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (2.24%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (1.68%) KDB
10 6 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (1.68%) Relational Database
11 5 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (1.40%) QlikView
11 5 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (1.40%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (1.12%) HBase
12 4 (1.12%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 10 (2.80%) Maven
1 10 (2.80%) Ant
2 9 (2.52%) Apache Ivy
3 8 (2.24%) JUnit
4 6 (1.68%) Talend Open Studio
5 4 (1.12%) JIRA
6 3 (0.84%) Subversion
6 3 (0.84%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.56%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (0.56%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.56%) Trac
7 2 (0.56%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.28%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.28%) Selenium
8 1 (0.28%) Eclipse RCP
8 1 (0.28%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.28%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 146 (40.90%) Finance
2 84 (23.53%) Banking
3 66 (18.49%) Front Office
4 48 (13.45%) Investment Banking
5 32 (8.96%) Retail
6 20 (5.60%) Marketing
7 6 (1.68%) Games
8 5 (1.40%) Advertising
8 5 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.12%) French Language
9 4 (1.12%) Electronics
10 3 (0.84%) iGaming
10 3 (0.84%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.56%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.28%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.28%) Back Office
12 1 (0.28%) Law
12 1 (0.28%) Legal
12 1 (0.28%) Publishing
12 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 126 (35.29%) Developer
2 107 (29.97%) Analyst
3 44 (12.32%) Java Developer
4 36 (10.08%) Data Analyst
5 23 (6.44%) Quantitative Analyst
5 23 (6.44%) Front Office Developer
5 23 (6.44%) Senior Developer
6 22 (6.16%) Consultant
7 18 (5.04%) Quantitative Developer
8 17 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
8 17 (4.76%) C++ Developer
8 17 (4.76%) Software Engineer
9 15 (4.20%) Performance Manager
10 13 (3.64%) Business Analyst
10 13 (3.64%) Data Scientist
11 12 (3.36%) Agile Java Developer
12 10 (2.80%) Senior Analyst
12 10 (2.80%) C# Developer
12 10 (2.80%) Junior
12 10 (2.80%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (9.80%) .NET
2 27 (7.56%) Spring
3 22 (6.16%) JMS
4 14 (3.92%) HTML
5 13 (3.64%) Web Services
5 13 (3.64%) MapReduce
6 11 (3.08%) Hibernate
6 11 (3.08%) HTML5
7 10 (2.80%) Java EE
8 9 (2.52%) JPA
9 8 (2.24%) Spring Web Flow
9 8 (2.24%) Struts
9 8 (2.24%) J2EE
9 8 (2.24%) SOAP
9 8 (2.24%) ASP.NET
9 8 (2.24%) CSS
10 7 (1.96%) Middleware
11 6 (1.68%) XML
11 6 (1.68%) MSMQ
12 5 (1.40%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 123 (34.45%) Computer Science
2 99 (27.73%) Statistics
3 71 (19.89%) Physics
4 40 (11.20%) Economics
5 30 (8.40%) Derivative
6 19 (5.32%) Visualisation
7 18 (5.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 16 (4.48%) Fixed Income
8 16 (4.48%) Open Source
9 12 (3.36%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 12 (3.36%) Management Information System
10 10 (2.80%) Hedge funds
10 10 (2.80%) Market Risk
11 8 (2.24%) Equities
11 8 (2.24%) Mobile Payment
12 7 (1.96%) Credit Risk
12 7 (1.96%) Data Extraction
13 5 (1.40%) DTV
13 5 (1.40%) Chemistry
13 5 (1.40%) VWAP
Operating Systems
1 28 (7.84%) Linux
2 15 (4.20%) Windows
3 14 (3.92%) UNIX
4 4 (1.12%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (0.56%) Android
6 1 (0.28%) Debian
6 1 (0.28%) Solaris
6 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (27.17%) Analytics
2 46 (12.89%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (9.24%) Risk Management
4 31 (8.68%) Software Engineering
5 25 (7.00%) Business Analysis
6 24 (6.72%) Multithreading
6 24 (6.72%) Data Analysis
7 23 (6.44%) TDD
8 22 (6.16%) Low Latency
9 19 (5.32%) Scrum
9 19 (5.32%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (5.04%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (4.76%) MVC
12 16 (4.48%) Configuration Management
13 15 (4.20%) E-Commerce
14 14 (3.92%) Data Modelling
15 13 (3.64%) Project Management
15 13 (3.64%) UML
15 13 (3.64%) Validation
15 13 (3.64%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 130 (36.41%) SQL
2 96 (26.89%) Java
3 82 (22.97%) C++
4 41 (11.48%) C#
5 38 (10.64%) Python
6 36 (10.08%) R
7 33 (9.24%) C
8 32 (8.96%) VBA
8 32 (8.96%) Scala
9 29 (8.12%) JavaScript
10 10 (2.80%) Shell Script
11 9 (2.52%) Ruby
12 6 (1.68%) MATLAB
13 4 (1.12%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.56%) Erlang
15 1 (0.28%) VB
15 1 (0.28%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.28%) Perl
15 1 (0.28%) PHP
15 1 (0.28%) Korn
Qualifications
1 206 (57.70%) Degree
2 62 (17.37%) PhD
3 11 (3.08%) MBA
4 9 (2.52%) Security Cleared
5 6 (1.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (1.40%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.12%) ISEB
8 3 (0.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.84%) ISEB Practitioner
8 3 (0.84%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.28%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.28%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.28%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.20%) QA
2 4 (1.12%) SLA
3 2 (0.56%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.28%) Basel II
4 1 (0.28%) HL7
4 1 (0.28%) Basel III
4 1 (0.28%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.28%) Platform Symphony
1 1 (0.28%) HDFS
1 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.28%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.56%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.28%) Oozie
2 1 (0.28%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.28%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.28%) SCOM
2 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 45 (12.61%) Oracle
2 22 (6.16%) Microsoft
3 21 (5.88%) SAP
4 19 (5.32%) Tableau
4 19 (5.32%) JDA
5 13 (3.64%) Sybase
6 6 (1.68%) Talend
6 6 (1.68%) MicroStrategy
7 5 (1.40%) Adobe
8 4 (1.12%) webMethods
8 4 (1.12%) Business Objects
9 3 (0.84%) Teradata
10 2 (0.56%) Omniture
10 2 (0.56%) Google
10 2 (0.56%) IBM
10 2 (0.56%) Mapinfo
11 1 (0.28%) Datameer
11 1 (0.28%) TOWER Software
11 1 (0.28%) Perforce
11 1 (0.28%) Cognos
City, London
JM
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day 6 mths contract
Posted: 6 days ago
London, The City
Brightred Resourcing
Rate: £500 per day 6 mths
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £600 - £700 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £5000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Baker & McKenzie
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago