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 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 135 134 119
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -15
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 6 1 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% 0.034% 0.76%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.82% 0.16% 3.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 17
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£320 £125 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+156.00% -72.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Average hourly rate £15.25 - £20.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.05 - £16.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.05 - £21.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £13.00 £12.42
% change year-on-year
+17.30% +4.66%
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
732 630 726
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 23.64% 21.63% 22.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 394 312 334
Average daily rate £365 £328 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.45% +0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 43 75
Average hourly rate £16.84 £17.69 £18.28
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.80% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.83 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.38 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £17.69 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+12.54% -39.00%

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 2 September 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
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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
Manchester +1 4 £320 +156.00% 15
Cheshire - 2 - - 2
Lancashire - - - - 2
Merseyside - - - - 4
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 7 (50.00%) C
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) Degree
3 3 (21.43%) Statistics
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle
4 2 (14.29%) SAP
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (14.29%) Marketing
5 1 (7.14%) Selenium
5 1 (7.14%) WPF
5 1 (7.14%) QlikView
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Security Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (7.14%) Data Extraction
5 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
5 1 (7.14%) Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (7.14%) QA
5 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
5 1 (7.14%) Trillium
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) UNIX
5 1 (7.14%) Windows
5 1 (7.14%) Linux
5 1 (7.14%) OO

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
2 1 (7.14%) QlikView
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Selenium
1 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Customer Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Data Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Report Writer
3 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) QA Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Statistics
2 1 (7.14%) Data Extraction
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) UNIX
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.14%) OO
1 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
1 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Project Management
1 1 (7.14%) Workflow
1 1 (7.14%) Scrum
1 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
1 1 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
1 1 (7.14%) Security Testing
1 1 (7.14%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (7.14%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) C
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.14%) VB
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
1 2 (14.29%) SAP
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Trillium
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