The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester 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 105 98 86
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -12
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 7 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.38% 0.16% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.18% 0.55% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
Median daily rate £331 £225 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.22% -29.68%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £305
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +22.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £15.25 - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £15.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+35.48% +1.63%
Mathematics
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
593 547 437
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 32.40% 29.14% 32.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 301 273
Median daily rate £400 £378 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.82% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £233 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 22 16
Median hourly rate £14.75 £12.35 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.43% -8.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.98 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £34.59 £15.00
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 Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Mathematics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

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 Manchester region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 4 (40.00%) C#
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (40.00%) Algorithms
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Physics
2 3 (30.00%) WinForms
2 3 (30.00%) NUnit
2 3 (30.00%) WCF
2 3 (30.00%) WPF
2 3 (30.00%) LINQ
2 3 (30.00%) Time Management
2 3 (30.00%) Moq
2 3 (30.00%) User Stories
2 3 (30.00%) XML
2 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) MS Office
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (20.00%) C
3 2 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Content Management
4 1 (10.00%) Information Management

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (10.00%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (10.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Moq
1 3 (30.00%) NUnit
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (30.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Deployment Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) LINQ
1 3 (30.00%) WCF
1 3 (30.00%) WinForms
1 3 (30.00%) WPF
1 3 (30.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Algorithms
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (30.00%) Physics
3 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (10.00%) Economics
3 1 (10.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Time Management
2 3 (30.00%) User Stories
3 2 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Content Management
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) Information Management
4 1 (10.00%) Kanban
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) OOD
4 1 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (20.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) Lua
4 1 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Adobe
3 1 (10.00%) Google
3 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (10.00%) Tableau