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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 159 149 133
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -16
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 5 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.13% 0.11% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.43% 0.39% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Median daily rate £148 £75 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+96.66% -74.78%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £9.75 - £15.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £15.63
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +12.00%
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
1176 1025 903
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 31.73% 27.15% 30.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 696 600 474
Median daily rate £400 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £228 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 50 56
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.99 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.30% +6.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mathematics across the North West region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Mathematics Daily Rate Histogram 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 23 July 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 -10 4 £148 +96.66% 6
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 3 (42.86%) C
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) Data Management
1 3 (42.86%) Time Management
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) OOD
3 1 (14.29%) SAS
3 1 (14.29%) SPSS
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Games
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) IAS 39
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (14.29%) Statistics
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) Lua

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 (14.29%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Financials
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Games
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Administrator
1 2 (28.57%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support
1 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Validation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Credit Risk
1 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
1 1 (14.29%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Data Management
1 3 (42.86%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Credit Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) Kanban
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) OOD
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) SOLID
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Lua
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) IAS 39
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle