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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 257 225 267
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +42
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 154 219 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.65% 0.87% 0.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.11% 2.68% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 140 105
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£568 £525 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.09% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £310 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £708 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 16
Average hourly rate £30.00 £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £13.90 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £58.30 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £13.00 £12.42
% change year-on-year
+17.30% +4.66%
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
7291 8161 8334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.61% 32.52% 31.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4831 5614 5676
Average daily rate £450 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £638 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 172 219
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.50 £22.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% -8.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.01 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £46.40 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +3 48 £575 - 27
Docklands, London +13 6 £625 -10.71%
Canary Wharf +17 2 £550 -13.79%
Wimbledon - 1 - -
Chiswick - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Westminster - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Croydon - - - - 1
New Malden - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 185 (55.22%) Degree
2 135 (40.30%) Finance
3 121 (36.12%) SQL
4 117 (34.93%) Computer Science
5 88 (26.27%) Java
6 84 (25.07%) Statistics
7 83 (24.78%) Banking
8 82 (24.48%) Analytics
9 78 (23.28%) C++
10 74 (22.09%) Front Office
11 68 (20.30%) Physics
12 54 (16.12%) PhD
13 51 (15.22%) Investment Banking
14 48 (14.33%) Agile Software Development
15 47 (14.03%) SAS
16 41 (12.24%) C#
16 41 (12.24%) Risk Management
17 40 (11.94%) Economics
18 39 (11.64%) Oracle
19 36 (10.75%) .NET
20 34 (10.15%) Python
21 33 (9.85%) Multithreading
22 31 (9.25%) Big Data
22 31 (9.25%) Software Engineering
22 31 (9.25%) Retail
23 30 (8.96%) Linux
23 30 (8.96%) JavaScript
23 30 (8.96%) VBA
23 30 (8.96%) Scala
24 29 (8.66%) Low Latency

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 47 (14.03%) SAS
2 18 (5.37%) Apache Pig
3 4 (1.19%) Apache
4 3 (0.90%) Node.js
5 2 (0.60%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.60%) CMS
5 2 (0.60%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.60%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.60%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.60%) Tornado
6 1 (0.30%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.30%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.30%) GemFire
6 1 (0.30%) Zimbra
6 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 22 (6.57%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.18%) SPSS
3 8 (2.39%) MS Office
4 4 (1.19%) Stata
4 4 (1.19%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.30%) LaTeX
7 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.30%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 19 (5.67%) Oracle Retail
2 4 (1.19%) SiteCatalyst
3 2 (0.60%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.60%) SAP Retail
3 2 (0.60%) Murex MxG2000
4 1 (0.30%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.09%) Amazon EMR
2 3 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.60%) PaaS
4 1 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.69%) TCP/IP
2 6 (1.79%) Multicast
3 5 (1.49%) Internet
4 2 (0.60%) Intranet
5 1 (0.30%) LDAP
5 1 (0.30%) SSL
5 1 (0.30%) DNS
5 1 (0.30%) SMTP
5 1 (0.30%) HTTP
5 1 (0.30%) DVB
5 1 (0.30%) SSH
5 1 (0.30%) SPDY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (9.25%) Big Data
2 26 (7.76%) SQL Server
3 24 (7.16%) Data Mining
4 22 (6.57%) Hadoop
5 18 (5.37%) MongoDB
6 16 (4.78%) NoSQL
6 16 (4.78%) Apache Hive
7 9 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (2.09%) Relational Database
8 7 (2.09%) KDB
9 6 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (1.49%) QlikView
11 4 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (1.19%) OLAP
12 3 (0.90%) DB2
12 3 (0.90%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (1.79%) Maven
1 6 (1.79%) Ant
2 5 (1.49%) Apache Ivy
2 5 (1.49%) JUnit
3 4 (1.19%) JIRA
3 4 (1.19%) Talend Open Studio
3 4 (1.19%) Subversion
4 3 (0.90%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.90%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.60%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.60%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (0.60%) Trac
6 1 (0.30%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.30%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.30%) Eclipse RCP
6 1 (0.30%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.30%) Selenium
General
1 135 (40.30%) Finance
2 83 (24.78%) Banking
3 74 (22.09%) Front Office
4 51 (15.22%) Investment Banking
5 31 (9.25%) Retail
6 16 (4.78%) Marketing
7 5 (1.49%) Games
8 4 (1.19%) French Language
8 4 (1.19%) Advertising
8 4 (1.19%) Electronics
9 3 (0.90%) iGaming
10 2 (0.60%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.60%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.30%) Back Office
11 1 (0.30%) Law
11 1 (0.30%) Legal
11 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.30%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 134 (40.00%) Developer
2 90 (26.87%) Analyst
3 47 (14.03%) Java Developer
4 34 (10.15%) Data Analyst
5 25 (7.46%) Front Office Developer
6 22 (6.57%) C++ Developer
6 22 (6.57%) Senior Developer
7 21 (6.27%) Consultant
8 20 (5.97%) Quantitative Developer
9 18 (5.37%) Quantitative Analyst
10 16 (4.78%) Software Engineer
10 16 (4.78%) Senior Java Developer
10 16 (4.78%) Performance Manager
11 12 (3.58%) Agile Java Developer
11 12 (3.58%) Business Analyst
12 11 (3.28%) Software Developer
12 11 (3.28%) C++ Quantitative Developer
12 11 (3.28%) Scala Developer
13 10 (2.99%) Data Scientist
14 9 (2.69%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (10.75%) .NET
2 27 (8.06%) Spring
3 21 (6.27%) JMS
4 14 (4.18%) HTML
5 12 (3.58%) Web Services
6 10 (2.99%) HTML5
6 10 (2.99%) ASP.NET
7 9 (2.69%) Hibernate
8 8 (2.39%) Java EE
8 8 (2.39%) CSS
8 8 (2.39%) XML
9 7 (2.09%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (1.79%) WCF
10 6 (1.79%) WPF
10 6 (1.79%) JPA
11 5 (1.49%) J2EE
11 5 (1.49%) Struts
11 5 (1.49%) SOAP
11 5 (1.49%) MSMQ
11 5 (1.49%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 117 (34.93%) Computer Science
2 84 (25.07%) Statistics
3 68 (20.30%) Physics
4 40 (11.94%) Economics
5 26 (7.76%) Derivative
6 20 (5.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 18 (5.37%) Open Source
7 18 (5.37%) Fixed Income
8 16 (4.78%) Visualisation
9 13 (3.88%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 12 (3.58%) Management Information System
11 10 (2.99%) Market Risk
12 8 (2.39%) Data Extraction
12 8 (2.39%) Hedge funds
13 7 (2.09%) Credit Risk
14 6 (1.79%) VWAP
14 6 (1.79%) TWAP
14 6 (1.79%) Equities
15 5 (1.49%) DTV
15 5 (1.49%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 30 (8.96%) Linux
2 16 (4.78%) Windows
3 11 (3.28%) UNIX
4 4 (1.19%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (0.60%) Android
6 1 (0.30%) Debian
6 1 (0.30%) Scientific Linux
6 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (24.48%) Analytics
2 48 (14.33%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (12.24%) Risk Management
4 33 (9.85%) Multithreading
5 31 (9.25%) Software Engineering
6 29 (8.66%) Low Latency
7 26 (7.76%) Data Analysis
7 26 (7.76%) Business Analysis
8 23 (6.87%) TDD
9 17 (5.07%) Configuration Management
10 16 (4.78%) E-Commerce
10 16 (4.78%) Scrum
11 15 (4.48%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (4.48%) MVC
12 14 (4.18%) Data Modelling
13 12 (3.58%) Pair Programming
14 11 (3.28%) Validation
14 11 (3.28%) OO
14 11 (3.28%) Project Management
14 11 (3.28%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 121 (36.12%) SQL
2 88 (26.27%) Java
3 78 (23.28%) C++
4 41 (12.24%) C#
5 34 (10.15%) Python
6 30 (8.96%) JavaScript
6 30 (8.96%) VBA
6 30 (8.96%) Scala
7 27 (8.06%) R
8 25 (7.46%) C
9 8 (2.39%) MATLAB
10 6 (1.79%) Ruby
11 5 (1.49%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.19%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.60%) Erlang
13 2 (0.60%) SPARQL
14 1 (0.30%) Perl
14 1 (0.30%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.30%) VB
14 1 (0.30%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 185 (55.22%) Degree
2 54 (16.12%) PhD
3 8 (2.39%) Security Cleared
4 7 (2.09%) MBA
5 6 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (1.19%) ISEB
7 3 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.90%) ISEB Practitioner
7 3 (0.90%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.90%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.30%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.30%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.30%) RHCE
9 1 (0.30%) CCNA
9 1 (0.30%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.30%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.28%) QA
2 4 (1.19%) SLA
3 2 (0.60%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.30%) Basel II
4 1 (0.30%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.30%) Basel III
System Software
1 1 (0.30%) HDFS
1 1 (0.30%) Platform Symphony
1 1 (0.30%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.30%) NFS
1 1 (0.30%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 4 (1.19%) Vagrant
1 4 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.30%) Oozie
2 1 (0.30%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.30%) SCOM
Vendors
1 39 (11.64%) Oracle
2 21 (6.27%) SAP
3 19 (5.67%) Microsoft
3 19 (5.67%) JDA
4 15 (4.48%) Tableau
5 10 (2.99%) Sybase
6 6 (1.79%) Adobe
7 4 (1.19%) Talend
7 4 (1.19%) MicroStrategy
7 4 (1.19%) Business Objects
8 2 (0.60%) Omniture
8 2 (0.60%) Google
8 2 (0.60%) IBM
8 2 (0.60%) Reuters
8 2 (0.60%) Bloomberg
8 2 (0.60%) Murex
9 1 (0.30%) Cognos
9 1 (0.30%) Juniper
9 1 (0.30%) Lotus
9 1 (0.30%) HP
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