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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 274 249 285
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +36
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 171 195 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.75% 0.83% 0.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.08% 2.22% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 159 109
Median daily rate £450 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £323 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £675 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £305
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +22.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 11
Median hourly rate £17.08 £83.71 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-79.59% +179.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.74 £26.68 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.42 £140.74 £54.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £15.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+35.48% +1.63%
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
8223 8765 9085
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.00% 37.39% 37.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 5786 6046 6193
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 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 167 206
Median hourly rate £17.25 £19.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.52 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.39% +5.82%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +6 43 £406 -22.61% 39
Hounslow +8 2 - -
Bromley - 2 £135 -
Feltham -5 1 - -
Isleworth - 1 £510 -
Hillingdon - 1 £375 -
Chiswick - 1 - -
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 156 (48.45%) Finance
2 154 (47.83%) Degree
3 107 (33.23%) Computer Science
4 105 (32.61%) SQL
5 96 (29.81%) Python
6 88 (27.33%) Statistics
7 83 (25.78%) C#
8 82 (25.47%) Analytics
9 73 (22.67%) Agile Software Development
10 72 (22.36%) Analytical Skills
11 69 (21.43%) Banking
12 65 (20.19%) R
13 54 (16.77%) Physics
13 54 (16.77%) Java
14 51 (15.84%) C++
15 46 (14.29%) SAS
16 44 (13.66%) PhD
17 43 (13.35%) SQL Server
17 43 (13.35%) Tableau
18 41 (12.73%) Visualisation
19 40 (12.42%) TDD
20 39 (12.11%) Machine Learning
21 35 (10.87%) Big Data
21 35 (10.87%) Hadoop
22 34 (10.56%) Business Intelligence
23 33 (10.25%) E-Commerce
24 32 (9.94%) Apache Spark
24 32 (9.94%) Linux
24 32 (9.94%) JavaScript
24 32 (9.94%) Marketing

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 46 (14.29%) SAS
2 32 (9.94%) Apache Spark
3 8 (2.48%) Apache
4 7 (2.17%) Apache Pig
5 6 (1.86%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.24%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.93%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.62%) Confluence
8 2 (0.62%) GlassFish
8 2 (0.62%) JBoss
8 2 (0.62%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.31%) CMS
9 1 (0.31%) Drupal
9 1 (0.31%) IIS
9 1 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.31%) Umbraco
Applications
1 22 (6.83%) MS Excel
2 21 (6.52%) SPSS
3 12 (3.73%) MS Office
4 9 (2.80%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.93%) Stata
6 1 (0.31%) EViews
6 1 (0.31%) Mingle
6 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.31%) Murex MxG2000
3 1 (0.31%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 1 (0.31%) RMDS
3 1 (0.31%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.31%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.31%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.90%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (4.04%) Google Analytics
3 9 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.24%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.93%) Adobe Analytics
5 3 (0.93%) GitHub
5 3 (0.93%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.31%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.31%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.31%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.31%) Office 365
6 1 (0.31%) SaaS
6 1 (0.31%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.48%) HTTP
2 6 (1.86%) Network Security
3 4 (1.24%) Firewall
3 4 (1.24%) Internet
3 4 (1.24%) Softphone
3 4 (1.24%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.24%) VoIP
4 3 (0.93%) FTP
5 2 (0.62%) DVB
5 2 (0.62%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.62%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.62%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (0.62%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (0.62%) SAN
5 2 (0.62%) SSL
5 2 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.31%) LAN
6 1 (0.31%) Skype
6 1 (0.31%) WAN
6 1 (0.31%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (13.35%) SQL Server
2 35 (10.87%) Big Data
2 35 (10.87%) Hadoop
3 20 (6.21%) Oracle Database
4 18 (5.59%) Apache Hive
5 15 (4.66%) QlikView
6 13 (4.04%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (3.73%) Oracle Database 12c
7 12 (3.73%) Spotfire
8 11 (3.42%) Data Mining
9 10 (3.11%) MySQL
10 9 (2.80%) Relational Database
11 8 (2.48%) NoSQL
12 7 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (1.86%) MongoDB
13 6 (1.86%) SQL Server 2008
14 5 (1.55%) Couchbase
14 5 (1.55%) Qlik Sense
14 5 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 3 (0.93%) KDB
Development Applications
1 21 (6.52%) Git (software)
2 8 (2.48%) JIRA
2 8 (2.48%) Maven
3 7 (2.17%) Karma Test Runner
4 6 (1.86%) Subversion
4 6 (1.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (1.86%) Visual Studio
5 5 (1.55%) Bower
5 5 (1.55%) Cucumber
5 5 (1.55%) gulp
5 5 (1.55%) Mocha
5 5 (1.55%) Protractor
5 5 (1.55%) Sinon.JS
6 4 (1.24%) Selenium
7 3 (0.93%) Jasmine
7 3 (0.93%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.93%) JUnit
7 3 (0.93%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.62%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.62%) Gradle
General
1 156 (48.45%) Finance
2 69 (21.43%) Banking
3 32 (9.94%) Marketing
4 29 (9.01%) Front Office
5 26 (8.07%) Investment Banking
6 21 (6.52%) Retail
7 19 (5.90%) Games
8 14 (4.35%) Telecoms
9 13 (4.04%) Financial Institution
10 10 (3.11%) Legal
11 5 (1.55%) Back Office
11 5 (1.55%) Electronics
12 3 (0.93%) Advertising
12 3 (0.93%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.93%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.62%) German Language
13 2 (0.62%) Law
Job Titles
1 131 (40.68%) Developer
2 72 (22.36%) Analyst
3 33 (10.25%) Data Scientist
3 33 (10.25%) Java Developer
3 33 (10.25%) Senior Developer
4 29 (9.01%) C# Developer
5 18 (5.59%) Data Analyst
5 18 (5.59%) Quantitative Developer
5 18 (5.59%) Senior Java Developer
5 18 (5.59%) SQL Developer
6 15 (4.66%) Python Developer
7 14 (4.35%) .NET Developer
7 14 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
7 14 (4.35%) Machine Learning Scientist
7 14 (4.35%) Risk Analyst
8 12 (3.73%) Low Latency Java Developer
8 12 (3.73%) Qualitative Analyst
8 12 (3.73%) Quantitative Analyst
8 12 (3.73%) Senior SQL Developer
9 11 (3.42%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (8.70%) .NET
1 28 (8.70%) HTML
2 20 (6.21%) AngularJS
2 20 (6.21%) Web Services
3 19 (5.90%) CSS
3 19 (5.90%) D3.js
4 15 (4.66%) HTML5
5 11 (3.42%) .NET Framework
6 10 (3.11%) Natural Language Processing
6 10 (3.11%) WinForms
7 9 (2.80%) CSS3
7 9 (2.80%) jQuery
7 9 (2.80%) RESTful
8 8 (2.48%) REST
9 7 (2.17%) OpenGL
9 7 (2.17%) Spring
9 7 (2.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (2.17%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 7 (2.17%) WCF
10 6 (1.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 107 (33.23%) Computer Science
2 88 (27.33%) Statistics
3 72 (22.36%) Analytical Skills
4 54 (16.77%) Physics
5 41 (12.73%) Visualisation
6 29 (9.01%) Economics
7 28 (8.70%) Algorithms
8 26 (8.07%) Credit Risk
9 21 (6.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 19 (5.90%) Fixed Income
11 18 (5.59%) Applied Mathematics
12 17 (5.28%) Market Risk
13 16 (4.97%) User Experience
14 15 (4.66%) Artificial Intelligence
14 15 (4.66%) Derivative
15 14 (4.35%) Equities
16 12 (3.73%) Management Information System
17 11 (3.42%) Digital Media
18 6 (1.86%) Augmented Reality
18 6 (1.86%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 32 (9.94%) Linux
2 18 (5.59%) Windows
3 17 (5.28%) Unix
4 12 (3.73%) Apple iOS
5 9 (2.80%) Android
6 6 (1.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.31%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (25.47%) Analytics
2 73 (22.67%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (12.42%) TDD
4 39 (12.11%) Machine Learning
5 34 (10.56%) Business Intelligence
6 33 (10.25%) E-Commerce
7 30 (9.32%) Data Analysis
7 30 (9.32%) Risk Management
8 28 (8.70%) Multithreading
9 21 (6.52%) Data Visualisation
10 18 (5.59%) Kanban
10 18 (5.59%) Low Latency
10 18 (5.59%) Quantitative Finance
10 18 (5.59%) Statistical Analysis
11 17 (5.28%) Asset Management
11 17 (5.28%) BDD
11 17 (5.28%) OO
11 17 (5.28%) Open Source
11 17 (5.28%) Performance Tuning
12 16 (4.97%) Garbage Collection
Programming Languages
1 105 (32.61%) SQL
2 96 (29.81%) Python
3 83 (25.78%) C#
4 65 (20.19%) R
5 54 (16.77%) Java
6 51 (15.84%) C++
7 32 (9.94%) JavaScript
8 31 (9.63%) C
9 25 (7.76%) MATLAB
9 25 (7.76%) VBA
10 24 (7.45%) Scala
11 16 (4.97%) PL/SQL
12 15 (4.66%) Objective-C
13 9 (2.80%) Shell Script
14 8 (2.48%) Apple Swift
14 8 (2.48%) VB
15 6 (1.86%) PHP
15 6 (1.86%) VB.NET
16 4 (1.24%) Bash Shell
16 4 (1.24%) Perl
Qualifications
1 154 (47.83%) Degree
2 44 (13.66%) PhD
3 6 (1.86%) CISSP
4 4 (1.24%) CISM
4 4 (1.24%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (0.93%) CISA
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%) GIAC
6 2 (0.62%) MCSE
6 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.62%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.62%) PMP
6 2 (0.62%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.31%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.80%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.55%) QA
3 3 (0.93%) Actionable Recommendations
3 3 (0.93%) ISO27002
3 3 (0.93%) NEBOSH
4 2 (0.62%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.62%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.62%) SLA
5 1 (0.31%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.31%) EMIR
5 1 (0.31%) MiFID
System Software
1 7 (2.17%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.55%) HDFS
3 2 (0.62%) Docker
3 2 (0.62%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.62%) ArcSight ESM
1 2 (0.62%) QRadar
1 2 (0.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.31%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.31%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.31%) Mesos
2 1 (0.31%) MOM
2 1 (0.31%) Puppet
2 1 (0.31%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 43 (13.35%) Tableau
2 27 (8.39%) Oracle
3 19 (5.90%) Google
4 12 (3.73%) Microsoft
5 8 (2.48%) Sybase
6 7 (2.17%) SAP
7 6 (1.86%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.55%) Adobe
8 5 (1.55%) VMware
9 4 (1.24%) MicroStrategy
9 4 (1.24%) Teradata
10 3 (0.93%) Alteryx
10 3 (0.93%) Bloomberg
10 3 (0.93%) Cisco
10 3 (0.93%) Informatica
10 3 (0.93%) Juniper
10 3 (0.93%) Murex
10 3 (0.93%) Splunk
11 2 (0.62%) ArcSight
11 2 (0.62%) Marketo
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