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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 271 235 234
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -1
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 119 179 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.53% 0.79% 0.76%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.47% 2.09% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 127 100
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£478 £500 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.50% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £223 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £700 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
-7.33% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 6
Average hourly rate £14.65 £30.00 £18.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.18% +60.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £13.60 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.89 £35.00 £21.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £15.25 £12.42
% change year-on-year
- +22.78%
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
8107 8548 8471
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.85% 37.63% 39.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5563 6011 5752
Average daily rate £463 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -5.26%
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 £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 148 196
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £23.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.15 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.15 £41.50 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.95 £22.25 £21.83
% change year-on-year
-14.83% +1.92%

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 27 May 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
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 27 May 2015.

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 27 May 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 -22 35 £500 +1.26% 56
Docklands, London -2 2 £613 +3.81%
Hammersmith - 2 £350 -
Brentford - 1 - -
Ilford - 1 £155 -
Uxbridge - 1 £225 -
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 186 (60.59%) Degree
2 158 (51.47%) Computer Science
3 134 (43.65%) Finance
4 120 (39.09%) SQL
5 99 (32.25%) Java
6 91 (29.64%) Physics
7 84 (27.36%) Banking
8 75 (24.43%) Analytics
9 66 (21.50%) Analytical Skills
10 62 (20.20%) Statistics
10 62 (20.20%) Python
11 61 (19.87%) C#
12 53 (17.26%) C++
13 52 (16.94%) Data Modelling
14 47 (15.31%) Front Office
15 41 (13.36%) UNIX
15 41 (13.36%) OO
15 41 (13.36%) Derivative
16 38 (12.38%) Investment Banking
17 37 (12.05%) SAS
18 36 (11.73%) Web Services
18 36 (11.73%) .NET
18 36 (11.73%) Agile Software Development
19 34 (11.07%) Oracle
20 32 (10.42%) Low Latency
21 31 (10.10%) Telecoms
22 30 (9.77%) SQL Server
22 30 (9.77%) PhD
22 30 (9.77%) Multithreading
23 29 (9.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 37 (12.05%) SAS
2 8 (2.61%) Node.js
3 7 (2.28%) Apache Spark
4 6 (1.95%) WebLogic
4 6 (1.95%) JBoss
5 5 (1.63%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.63%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.63%) GlassFish
6 4 (1.30%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.30%) Apache
7 3 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.65%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.65%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (0.65%) CMS
9 1 (0.33%) IIS
9 1 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.33%) uWSGI
Applications
1 15 (4.89%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.93%) MS Office
3 8 (2.61%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (2.61%) SPSS
4 2 (0.65%) Maya
4 2 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.65%) MS Project
4 2 (0.65%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.33%) Weka
5 1 (0.33%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) WebTrends
1 1 (0.33%) Summit
1 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.33%) Loan IQ
1 1 (0.33%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (0.33%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (0.98%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (0.65%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.33%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.33%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.33%) Heroku
4 1 (0.33%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.28%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.98%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (0.65%) AMQP
3 2 (0.65%) Internet
4 1 (0.33%) Firewall
4 1 (0.33%) Multicast
4 1 (0.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (9.77%) SQL Server
2 29 (9.45%) Relational Database
3 25 (8.14%) Big Data
4 22 (7.17%) Hadoop
5 21 (6.84%) RDBMS
6 17 (5.54%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (4.23%) Data Mining
7 13 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (3.58%) QlikView
9 10 (3.26%) MongoDB
9 10 (3.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (2.61%) MySQL
10 8 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (2.28%) KDB
12 6 (1.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (1.95%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (1.95%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (1.30%) OLAP
14 4 (1.30%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (3.26%) Maven
2 5 (1.63%) Ant
3 4 (1.30%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.65%) NUnit
4 2 (0.65%) Apache Ivy
4 2 (0.65%) JUnit
4 2 (0.65%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (0.65%) Selenium
4 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Blend
5 1 (0.33%) JIRA
5 1 (0.33%) ProC
5 1 (0.33%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.33%) NCover
5 1 (0.33%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (0.33%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.33%) Grunt
General
1 134 (43.65%) Finance
2 84 (27.36%) Banking
3 47 (15.31%) Front Office
4 38 (12.38%) Investment Banking
5 31 (10.10%) Telecoms
6 12 (3.91%) Marketing
7 9 (2.93%) Games
7 9 (2.93%) Retail
8 8 (2.61%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.30%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.98%) Japanese Language
11 2 (0.65%) French Language
11 2 (0.65%) Back Office
11 2 (0.65%) Advertising
12 1 (0.33%) Publishing
12 1 (0.33%) Law
12 1 (0.33%) Legal
12 1 (0.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 123 (40.07%) Developer
2 91 (29.64%) Analyst
3 31 (10.10%) Programmer
4 30 (9.77%) Senior Developer
5 24 (7.82%) Business Analyst
6 22 (7.17%) Data Analyst
7 21 (6.84%) Architect
8 19 (6.19%) Analyst Programmer
8 19 (6.19%) Java Analyst Programmer
8 19 (6.19%) Java Programmer
8 19 (6.19%) Data Scientist
9 16 (5.21%) Java Developer
10 13 (4.23%) Quantitative Developer
10 13 (4.23%) C# Developer
10 13 (4.23%) SQL Developer
11 12 (3.91%) .NET Developer
12 10 (3.26%) C++ Developer
12 10 (3.26%) Technical Leader
13 9 (2.93%) PL/SQL Developer
14 8 (2.61%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (11.73%) .NET
1 36 (11.73%) Web Services
2 24 (7.82%) WPF
3 14 (4.56%) HTML
4 12 (3.91%) WCF
5 10 (3.26%) ASP.NET
6 8 (2.61%) XML
6 8 (2.61%) Spring
6 8 (2.61%) AngularJS
7 7 (2.28%) Pandas
7 7 (2.28%) SciPy
7 7 (2.28%) REST
7 7 (2.28%) FIX Protocol
8 6 (1.95%) .NET Framework
8 6 (1.95%) LINQ
8 6 (1.95%) CSS
8 6 (1.95%) J2EE
8 6 (1.95%) Task Parallel Library
8 6 (1.95%) NumPy
9 5 (1.63%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 158 (51.47%) Computer Science
2 91 (29.64%) Physics
3 66 (21.50%) Analytical Skills
4 62 (20.20%) Statistics
5 41 (13.36%) Derivative
6 29 (9.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 28 (9.12%) Algorithms
8 17 (5.54%) Credit Risk
9 14 (4.56%) Visualisation
10 12 (3.91%) Economics
11 11 (3.58%) Fixed Income
12 10 (3.26%) Management Information System
13 9 (2.93%) Spread Betting
13 9 (2.93%) Data Structures
14 8 (2.61%) Market Risk
15 7 (2.28%) Equities
16 5 (1.63%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 5 (1.63%) User Experience
17 4 (1.30%) Xbox
17 4 (1.30%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 41 (13.36%) UNIX
2 24 (7.82%) Linux
3 22 (7.17%) Android
4 21 (6.84%) Apple iOS
5 10 (3.26%) Windows
6 3 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (24.43%) Analytics
2 52 (16.94%) Data Modelling
3 41 (13.36%) OO
4 36 (11.73%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (10.42%) Low Latency
6 30 (9.77%) Multithreading
7 27 (8.79%) TDD
8 23 (7.49%) SDLC
9 22 (7.17%) Data Analysis
10 19 (6.19%) Web Services Management
10 19 (6.19%) Algorithmic Trading
11 18 (5.86%) Risk Management
12 16 (5.21%) Validation
13 15 (4.89%) ETL
14 14 (4.56%) Business Intelligence
14 14 (4.56%) Scrum
14 14 (4.56%) Software Engineering
15 13 (4.23%) Open Source
15 13 (4.23%) iOS Development
16 12 (3.91%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 120 (39.09%) SQL
2 99 (32.25%) Java
3 62 (20.20%) Python
4 61 (19.87%) C#
5 53 (17.26%) C++
6 27 (8.79%) R
7 24 (7.82%) VBA
8 16 (5.21%) JavaScript
9 15 (4.89%) C
10 13 (4.23%) Scala
11 11 (3.58%) PL/SQL
12 9 (2.93%) MATLAB
13 7 (2.28%) Perl
14 5 (1.63%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.63%) Bash Shell
15 4 (1.30%) Go
15 4 (1.30%) T-SQL
16 3 (0.98%) VB
16 3 (0.98%) Fortran
16 3 (0.98%) IPython
Qualifications
1 186 (60.59%) Degree
2 30 (9.77%) PhD
3 9 (2.93%) Security Cleared
4 7 (2.28%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.30%) CISSP
6 3 (0.98%) ACCA
6 3 (0.98%) CIMA
7 2 (0.65%) CFA
7 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.33%) NVQ Level 3
8 1 (0.33%) ISEB
8 1 (0.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.91%) QA
2 3 (0.98%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.63%) HDFS
2 1 (0.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.33%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 2 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 34 (11.07%) Oracle
2 21 (6.84%) Tableau
3 15 (4.89%) Microsoft
4 5 (1.63%) Adobe
4 5 (1.63%) hybris
5 4 (1.30%) Netezza
5 4 (1.30%) Vertica
5 4 (1.30%) Hortonworks
5 4 (1.30%) Cloudera
5 4 (1.30%) Sybase
5 4 (1.30%) Business Objects
5 4 (1.30%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (0.98%) Telerik
7 2 (0.65%) Google
7 2 (0.65%) Remedy
7 2 (0.65%) Cadence
7 2 (0.65%) Hyperion
7 2 (0.65%) Cognos
7 2 (0.65%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.65%) DevExpress
North London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: From £200 to £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £250 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £600.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 27 days ago