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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 274 271 277
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 181 171 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.79% 0.72% 0.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.15% 1.94% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 133 112
Median daily rate £450 £500 £571
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -12.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £250 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £650 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 15
Median hourly rate £17.08 £29.38 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.87% -2.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.97 £17.36 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £120.21 £40.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.75 £17.75 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+84.50% +16.39%
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
8405 8798 9217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.51% 37.05% 38.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5934 6100 6165
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 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 160 184
Median hourly rate £17.75 £21.50 £18.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.44% +15.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.49 £13.00 £13.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.44 £52.17 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.29 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+16.64% +2.88%

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 August 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 August 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 +37 58 £450 -10.00% 34
Hounslow +3 2 - -
Bromley - 2 £135 -
Feltham -7 1 - -
Isleworth - 1 £510 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £175 -
Hillingdon - 1 £375 -
Chiswick - 1 - -
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 (49.38%) Degree
2 158 (48.77%) Finance
3 100 (30.86%) Computer Science
4 95 (29.32%) SQL
5 90 (27.78%) Python
6 80 (24.69%) Statistics
7 79 (24.38%) C#
8 74 (22.84%) Banking
9 71 (21.91%) Analytical Skills
10 69 (21.30%) R
10 69 (21.30%) Analytics
11 61 (18.83%) Agile Software Development
12 60 (18.52%) Java
13 56 (17.28%) C++
14 49 (15.12%) Physics
15 46 (14.20%) PhD
16 40 (12.35%) SAS
16 40 (12.35%) SQL Server
17 37 (11.42%) TDD
18 36 (11.11%) Tableau
19 35 (10.80%) C
20 33 (10.19%) Big Data
21 32 (9.88%) Machine Learning
21 32 (9.88%) Linux
22 31 (9.57%) Visualisation
23 30 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
23 30 (9.26%) MATLAB
24 29 (8.95%) VBA
24 29 (8.95%) Front Office
24 29 (8.95%) Risk Management

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 (12.35%) SAS
2 25 (7.72%) Apache Spark
3 5 (1.54%) Apache Pig
4 4 (1.23%) Apache
4 4 (1.23%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.62%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (0.62%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.31%) Drupal
7 1 (0.31%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.31%) IIS
7 1 (0.31%) IPython
7 1 (0.31%) JBoss
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (5.86%) MS Excel
2 17 (5.25%) SPSS
3 15 (4.63%) MS Office
4 10 (3.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.93%) LaTeX
5 3 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.62%) Stata
7 1 (0.31%) EViews
7 1 (0.31%) Mingle
7 1 (0.31%) MS Project
7 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.62%) RMDS
3 1 (0.31%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.31%) FastStats
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 17 (5.25%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.09%) Google Analytics
2 10 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.23%) GitHub
3 4 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (0.93%) Adobe Analytics
4 3 (0.93%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.31%) Office 365
5 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.23%) Network Security
1 4 (1.23%) Softphone
1 4 (1.23%) VoIP
2 3 (0.93%) Firewall
2 3 (0.93%) FTP
2 3 (0.93%) HTTP
2 3 (0.93%) SAN
3 2 (0.62%) 2G
3 2 (0.62%) 3G
3 2 (0.62%) Internet
3 2 (0.62%) LTE
3 2 (0.62%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (0.62%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (0.62%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.31%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.31%) LAN
4 1 (0.31%) Skype
4 1 (0.31%) WAN
4 1 (0.31%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (12.35%) SQL Server
2 33 (10.19%) Big Data
3 29 (8.95%) Hadoop
4 19 (5.86%) Oracle Database
5 15 (4.63%) QlikView
6 13 (4.01%) Apache Hive
6 13 (4.01%) Oracle Database 12c
7 12 (3.70%) Spotfire
8 10 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (2.78%) MySQL
9 9 (2.78%) Relational Database
10 8 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (2.16%) Data Mining
11 7 (2.16%) NoSQL
12 6 (1.85%) MongoDB
12 6 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (1.54%) Couchbase
14 4 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
15 3 (0.93%) BigTable
15 3 (0.93%) KDB
Development Applications
1 20 (6.17%) Git (software)
2 8 (2.47%) Maven
3 7 (2.16%) JIRA
3 7 (2.16%) Karma Test Runner
4 6 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (1.85%) Visual Studio
5 5 (1.54%) Bower
5 5 (1.54%) gulp
5 5 (1.54%) Jenkins
5 5 (1.54%) Mocha
5 5 (1.54%) Protractor
5 5 (1.54%) Sinon.JS
6 4 (1.23%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.23%) Selenium
7 3 (0.93%) Jasmine
7 3 (0.93%) Spock
7 3 (0.93%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.62%) Gradle
8 2 (0.62%) NUnit
8 2 (0.62%) TeamCity
General
1 158 (48.77%) Finance
2 74 (22.84%) Banking
3 29 (8.95%) Front Office
4 26 (8.02%) Marketing
5 21 (6.48%) Investment Banking
6 18 (5.56%) Telecoms
7 17 (5.25%) Games
7 17 (5.25%) Retail
8 12 (3.70%) Financial Institution
9 9 (2.78%) Legal
10 7 (2.16%) Back Office
10 7 (2.16%) Electronics
11 3 (0.93%) Advertising
11 3 (0.93%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.93%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.62%) German Language
12 2 (0.62%) Law
13 1 (0.31%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 129 (39.81%) Developer
2 75 (23.15%) Analyst
3 37 (11.42%) Java Developer
4 32 (9.88%) Senior Developer
5 28 (8.64%) Data Scientist
6 20 (6.17%) C# Developer
7 19 (5.86%) Data Analyst
7 19 (5.86%) Quantitative Developer
7 19 (5.86%) Risk Analyst
8 18 (5.56%) SQL Developer
9 17 (5.25%) Senior Java Developer
10 15 (4.63%) Python Developer
10 15 (4.63%) Qualitative Analyst
10 15 (4.63%) Quantitative Analyst
11 13 (4.01%) Machine Learning Scientist
11 13 (4.01%) Oracle Developer
12 12 (3.70%) C++ Developer
12 12 (3.70%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
12 12 (3.70%) Senior SQL Developer
13 11 (3.40%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (6.79%) HTML
2 21 (6.48%) .NET
3 17 (5.25%) Web Services
4 16 (4.94%) AngularJS
5 14 (4.32%) D3.js
5 14 (4.32%) HTML5
6 12 (3.70%) CSS
7 11 (3.40%) .NET Framework
7 11 (3.40%) Spring
8 10 (3.09%) Natural Language Processing
8 10 (3.09%) WinForms
9 8 (2.47%) CSS3
9 8 (2.47%) REST
10 7 (2.16%) OpenGL
10 7 (2.16%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 6 (1.85%) J2SE
11 6 (1.85%) jQuery
11 6 (1.85%) LINQ
11 6 (1.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (1.54%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 100 (30.86%) Computer Science
2 80 (24.69%) Statistics
3 71 (21.91%) Analytical Skills
4 49 (15.12%) Physics
5 31 (9.57%) Visualisation
6 26 (8.02%) Economics
6 26 (8.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 25 (7.72%) Credit Risk
8 21 (6.48%) Algorithms
9 19 (5.86%) Derivative
10 18 (5.56%) Fixed Income
11 17 (5.25%) Applied Mathematics
12 16 (4.94%) Artificial Intelligence
13 14 (4.32%) Market Risk
13 14 (4.32%) User Experience
14 13 (4.01%) Equities
15 10 (3.09%) Digital Media
15 10 (3.09%) Management Information System
16 6 (1.85%) Augmented Reality
16 6 (1.85%) GPGPU
Operating Systems
1 32 (9.88%) Linux
2 20 (6.17%) Unix
3 16 (4.94%) Windows
4 12 (3.70%) Apple iOS
5 9 (2.78%) Android
6 6 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.62%) Solaris
8 1 (0.31%) AIX
8 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.31%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (21.30%) Analytics
2 61 (18.83%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (11.42%) TDD
4 32 (9.88%) Machine Learning
5 30 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
6 29 (8.95%) Risk Management
7 27 (8.33%) Data Analysis
7 27 (8.33%) E-Commerce
7 27 (8.33%) Multithreading
8 19 (5.86%) Low Latency
9 18 (5.56%) Asset Management
9 18 (5.56%) OO
9 18 (5.56%) Validation
10 17 (5.25%) Data Visualisation
10 17 (5.25%) Statistical Analysis
11 16 (4.94%) Kanban
11 16 (4.94%) Quantitative Finance
12 15 (4.63%) BDD
12 15 (4.63%) Garbage Collection
12 15 (4.63%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 95 (29.32%) SQL
2 90 (27.78%) Python
3 79 (24.38%) C#
4 69 (21.30%) R
5 60 (18.52%) Java
6 56 (17.28%) C++
7 35 (10.80%) C
8 30 (9.26%) MATLAB
9 29 (8.95%) VBA
10 26 (8.02%) JavaScript
11 21 (6.48%) Scala
12 15 (4.63%) Objective-C
12 15 (4.63%) PL/SQL
13 9 (2.78%) Shell Script
14 8 (2.47%) Apple Swift
15 7 (2.16%) VB
16 6 (1.85%) PHP
17 4 (1.23%) Bash Shell
17 4 (1.23%) Haskell
17 4 (1.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 160 (49.38%) Degree
2 46 (14.20%) PhD
3 5 (1.54%) CISSP
4 4 (1.23%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (0.93%) CISA
5 3 (0.93%) CISM
5 3 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.62%) CCNP
6 2 (0.62%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (0.62%) CFA
6 2 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.62%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (0.62%) GCIH
6 2 (0.62%) HNC
6 2 (0.62%) HND
6 2 (0.62%) ISEB
6 2 (0.62%) MCSE
6 2 (0.62%) NVQ Level 3
6 2 (0.62%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.47%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.16%) QA
3 4 (1.23%) SLA
4 3 (0.93%) Actionable Recommendations
4 3 (0.93%) NEBOSH
4 3 (0.93%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.62%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.62%) ISO27002
6 1 (0.31%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.31%) EMIR
6 1 (0.31%) ISO27005
6 1 (0.31%) MiFID
6 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (2.16%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.93%) HDFS
3 2 (0.62%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.31%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.31%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.62%) BladeLogic
1 2 (0.62%) NetBackup
1 2 (0.62%) Puppet
1 2 (0.62%) QRadar
1 2 (0.62%) Tivoli
1 2 (0.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.31%) ArcSight ESM
2 1 (0.31%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.31%) MOM
2 1 (0.31%) Oozie
2 1 (0.31%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 36 (11.11%) Tableau
2 25 (7.72%) Oracle
3 16 (4.94%) Google
4 13 (4.01%) Microsoft
5 6 (1.85%) Red Hat
5 6 (1.85%) SAP
6 5 (1.54%) Adobe
6 5 (1.54%) VMware
7 4 (1.23%) Informatica
7 4 (1.23%) MicroStrategy
7 4 (1.23%) Murex
8 3 (0.93%) Akamai
8 3 (0.93%) Bloomberg
8 3 (0.93%) IBM
8 3 (0.93%) Sybase
8 3 (0.93%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.62%) Alteryx
9 2 (0.62%) Netezza
9 2 (0.62%) StreamBase
9 2 (0.62%) Teradata
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