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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 147 154 133
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -21
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 9 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.25% 0.25% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.79% 0.80% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 1
Median daily rate £331 £330 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.37% +3.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £305
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +22.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Median hourly rate £15.25 £42.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.69% +180.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £15.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+35.48% +1.63%
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
1145 1376 995
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 32.30% 30.67% 30.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 704 834 553
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £253 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £536 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.53% +7.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 62 60
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.71 £42.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.88 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.22% +7.88%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +3 7 £331 +47.22% 14
Cheshire +10 2 £331 +0.37%
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 (46.15%) Degree
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (30.77%) Algorithms
3 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
3 4 (30.77%) Finance
3 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) C#
4 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
4 3 (23.08%) .NET
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 3 (23.08%) XML
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Data Management
4 3 (23.08%) Physics
4 3 (23.08%) LINQ
4 3 (23.08%) WinForms
4 3 (23.08%) NUnit
4 3 (23.08%) Time Management
4 3 (23.08%) WCF
4 3 (23.08%) WPF
4 3 (23.08%) Moq
4 3 (23.08%) User Stories
5 2 (15.38%) Open Source
5 2 (15.38%) Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) Tableau
5 2 (15.38%) Statistics
5 2 (15.38%) C
5 2 (15.38%) Workflow
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle Financials

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 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) Apache Spark
1 1 (7.69%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.69%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (7.69%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (7.69%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Moq
1 3 (23.08%) NUnit
2 1 (7.69%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
2 3 (23.08%) .NET Software Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Validation Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Deployment Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
1 3 (23.08%) LINQ
1 3 (23.08%) WCF
1 3 (23.08%) WinForms
1 3 (23.08%) WPF
1 3 (23.08%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (30.77%) Algorithms
2 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
3 3 (23.08%) Physics
4 2 (15.38%) Statistics
5 1 (7.69%) Credit Risk
5 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
5 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
5 1 (7.69%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Android
2 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Data Management
2 3 (23.08%) Time Management
2 3 (23.08%) User Stories
3 2 (15.38%) Analytics
3 2 (15.38%) Open Source
3 2 (15.38%) Workflow
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Content Management
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) Information Management
4 1 (7.69%) Matrix Management
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Validation
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
3 2 (15.38%) C
4 1 (7.69%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) Lua
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) IAS 39
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Tableau
3 1 (7.69%) Adobe
3 1 (7.69%) Google
3 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (7.69%) Talend