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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mathematics (Maths)
England / North West
Rank 129 143 128
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 5 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% 0.44% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.62% 1.36% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 5
Median daily rate £375 £675 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.44% +85.43%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £344
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.19% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +14.75%

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
801 1247 915
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 30.60% 32.08% 28.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 502 694 522
Median daily rate £380 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £200 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 60 41
Median hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £13.35 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £47.10 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.88 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.20% +22.85%

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 20 January 2017. 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 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
Cheshire +24 2 £375 - 3
Lancashire +3 1 - - 1
Cumbria - 1 - -
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 8 (50.00%) Degree
2 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
3 6 (37.50%) Algorithms
3 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 5 (31.25%) Analytics
4 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (25.00%) Windows
5 4 (25.00%) Marketing
6 3 (18.75%) Web Analytics
6 3 (18.75%) Statistics
6 3 (18.75%) NUnit
6 3 (18.75%) Retail
6 3 (18.75%) WinForms
6 3 (18.75%) XML
6 3 (18.75%) C#
6 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
6 3 (18.75%) .NET
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
6 3 (18.75%) SAS
6 3 (18.75%) PhD
6 3 (18.75%) Python
6 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
6 3 (18.75%) R
6 3 (18.75%) User Stories
6 3 (18.75%) WCF
6 3 (18.75%) WPF
6 3 (18.75%) LINQ
6 3 (18.75%) Credit Risk

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 3 (18.75%) SAS
2 2 (12.50%) GlassFish
2 2 (12.50%) JBoss
2 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 1 (6.25%) Apache
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP BPC
1 1 (6.25%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (6.25%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Big Data
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) QlikView
2 1 (6.25%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Moq
1 3 (18.75%) NUnit
2 1 (6.25%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (25.00%) Marketing
2 3 (18.75%) Retail
3 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) .NET Developer
2 3 (18.75%) .NET Software Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Data Scientist
2 3 (18.75%) Software Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Coordinator
3 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) IP Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) SAP BW Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Coordinator
4 1 (6.25%) Training Coordinator
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
1 3 (18.75%) LINQ
1 3 (18.75%) WCF
1 3 (18.75%) WinForms
1 3 (18.75%) WPF
1 3 (18.75%) XML
2 2 (12.50%) J2EE
2 2 (12.50%) JSTL
2 2 (12.50%) REST
2 2 (12.50%) SOAP
2 2 (12.50%) Spring
2 2 (12.50%) Struts
2 2 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
2 6 (37.50%) Algorithms
3 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (18.75%) Credit Risk
4 3 (18.75%) FMCG
4 3 (18.75%) Physics
4 3 (18.75%) Statistics
5 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
5 1 (6.25%) Economics
5 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Analytics
3 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
4 3 (18.75%) Machine Learning
4 3 (18.75%) Open Source
4 3 (18.75%) User Stories
4 3 (18.75%) Web Analytics
5 2 (12.50%) CRM
5 2 (12.50%) OO
5 2 (12.50%) RAD
5 2 (12.50%) RUP
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) TDD
5 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 2 (12.50%) UML
5 2 (12.50%) Validation
5 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 2 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) C#
1 3 (18.75%) Python
1 3 (18.75%) R
1 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
2 2 (12.50%) C
2 2 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) PhD
3 1 (6.25%) ECDL
3 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) hybris
2 2 (12.50%) Tableau
3 1 (6.25%) Adobe
3 1 (6.25%) Google
3 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (6.25%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Talend