The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 161 147 127
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -20
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 2 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.051% 0.11% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.38% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £210 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -23.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £348 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.87% -7.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Median hourly rate £9.75 - £15.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.56 £15.25 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+21.67% -
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 North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1250 1066 898
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 31.62% 28.98% 29.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 747 596 453
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 76 74
Median hourly rate £20.89 £16.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.56% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £12.00 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.46 £47.33 £43.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Mathematics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Mathematics
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Mathematics Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Mathematics
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Mathematics Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Mathematics
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Manchester -17 1 - - 15
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 North West region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 6 (40.00%) C
2 5 (33.33%) Degree
3 4 (26.67%) Algorithms
4 3 (20.00%) Validation
4 3 (20.00%) Banking
4 3 (20.00%) Retail
4 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (13.33%) Retail Banking
5 2 (13.33%) Stress Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Fixed Income
5 2 (13.33%) Windows
5 2 (13.33%) PhD
5 2 (13.33%) Java
6 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
6 1 (6.67%) .NET
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
6 1 (6.67%) MS Office
6 1 (6.67%) SAP
6 1 (6.67%) XML
6 1 (6.67%) ERP
6 1 (6.67%) SAS
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.67%) SPSS
6 1 (6.67%) WinForms
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
6 1 (6.67%) Finance
6 1 (6.67%) C#

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (6.67%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Moq
1 1 (6.67%) NUnit
General
1 3 (20.00%) Banking
1 3 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Retail Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Desktop Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Desktop Support
1 4 (26.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Developer
1 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Validation Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Qualitative Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Quantitative Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Quantitative Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Quantitative Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) LINQ
1 1 (6.67%) WCF
1 1 (6.67%) WinForms
1 1 (6.67%) WPF
1 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Algorithms
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (13.33%) Fixed Income
4 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.67%) Credit Risk
4 1 (6.67%) Physics
4 1 (6.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Validation
2 2 (13.33%) Migration
2 2 (13.33%) Stress Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Data Entry
3 1 (6.67%) Data Management
3 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (6.67%) ERP
3 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) C
2 2 (13.33%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) PhD
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) IAS 39
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle
1 1 (6.67%) SAP
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