The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £334 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.86% +2.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £14.63 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+19.65% -4.09%
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 Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
51 40 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 34.00% 30.08% 27.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 15 18
Average daily rate £448 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.87% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £425 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £34.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Mathematics
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Mathematics Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Mathematics
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Mathematics Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Mathematics
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 (100.00%) Apache Pig
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Data Scientist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Python