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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 145 119 89
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -30
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 2 11 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.059% 0.41% 0.92%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 1.54% 3.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 8
Average daily rate
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- £338 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.01% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 9
Average hourly rate £12.42 £13.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.46% -25.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £15.25 £15.25
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
987 715 661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 28.97% 26.40% 29.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 548 418 312
Average daily rate £378 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.15% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £510 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 63 61
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.55 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mathematics across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
Cheshire +3 1 - - 6
Merseyside -10 1 - - 2
Manchester - - - - 35
Cumbria - - - -
Lancashire - - - - 8
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 (50.00%) SQL
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) C
3 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) MS Office
4 2 (20.00%) VBA
4 2 (20.00%) Statistics
4 2 (20.00%) Trillium
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (20.00%) Data Extraction
5 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) Customer Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Product Management
5 1 (10.00%) Regression Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) SWIFT
5 1 (10.00%) Big Data
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Propensity Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) Customer Segmentation
5 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (10.00%) ATG
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (10.00%) HTTP
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 (10.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (10.00%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Test Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Insight Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Information Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Customer Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Statistics
2 2 (20.00%) Data Extraction
3 1 (10.00%) SWIFT
3 1 (10.00%) Economics
3 1 (10.00%) Physics
3 1 (10.00%) NHS
3 1 (10.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (10.00%) Customer Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Product Management
3 1 (10.00%) Regression Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Propensity Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Customer Segmentation
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Use Case
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) C
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) Trillium
2 1 (10.00%) ATG
2 1 (10.00%) Business Objects
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