The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Manchester 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 84 70 80
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +10
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 5 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.35% 0.40% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.78% 1.48% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate £275 £304 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.46% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £328 £300
% change year-on-year
+14.50% +9.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £67.63 £19.69 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+243.53% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £12.42 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+22.78% -14.34%
Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
281 270 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 19.54% 26.97% 23.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 121 132
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £226 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £348
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 23 21
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.42 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.02% -22.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.95 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.41 £61.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%
Mathematics
North West

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mathematics across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Mathematics
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Mathematics across the Manchester region.

Mathematics Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Mathematics
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Mathematics Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Mathematics
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Mathematics across the Manchester region.

Mathematics Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Mathematics
Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Mathematics Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

Mathematics
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Oldham - - - -
Sale - - - -
Stockport - - - - 1
Mathematics
North West

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (41.67%) Oracle
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
2 4 (33.33%) C
2 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) C++
3 3 (25.00%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) .NET
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Middleware
3 3 (25.00%) MVC
3 3 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
3 3 (25.00%) Games
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) TDD
3 3 (25.00%) Retail
3 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) Mercurial
3 3 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
3 3 (25.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
4 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 2 (16.67%) SpecFlow

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (8.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (8.33%) MS Access
3 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (25.00%) Mercurial
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 2 (16.67%) SpecFlow
3 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (16.67%) Selenium
3 2 (16.67%) Toad
General
1 3 (25.00%) Games
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Customer Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Report Writer
2 2 (16.67%) Software Tester
2 2 (16.67%) Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Programmer
3 1 (8.33%) Data Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Excel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
1 3 (25.00%) Middleware
1 3 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
1 3 (25.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 2 (16.67%) EDIFACT
2 2 (16.67%) EDI
2 2 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (16.67%) Statistics
2 2 (16.67%) TRADACOMS
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) MVC
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (25.00%) TDD
1 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Test Management
3 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) C
2 3 (25.00%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) C++
2 3 (25.00%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (16.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
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