The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 30 48 28
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -20
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 8 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 2.96% 0.27% 1.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.64% 0.69% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 4
Median daily rate £283 £325 £100
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.07% +225.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £389 £385
% change year-on-year
-9.96% +0.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+14.75% -
Mathematics
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Miscellaneous Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
83 144 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 30.74% 38.20% 23.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 117 35
Median daily rate £375 £375 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 5
Median hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+133.33% -11.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.38
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -6.74%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing Mathematics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Mathematics
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Mathematics across the Oxford region.

Mathematics Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Mathematics
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

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

Mathematics Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Mathematics
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Mathematics across the Oxford region.

Mathematics Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 6 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (41.67%) Degree
3 4 (33.33%) VBA
3 4 (33.33%) Tableau
4 3 (25.00%) C++
4 3 (25.00%) Java
4 3 (25.00%) Python
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Front Office
4 3 (25.00%) Workflow
4 3 (25.00%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 3 (25.00%) QlikView
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Statistics
5 2 (16.67%) Django
5 2 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
5 2 (16.67%) HTML5
5 2 (16.67%) Web Development
5 2 (16.67%) Physics
5 2 (16.67%) RESTful
5 2 (16.67%) Hadoop
5 2 (16.67%) Visualisation
5 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (16.67%) Back Office
5 2 (16.67%) OpenGL

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 2 (16.67%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (25.00%) QlikView
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (16.67%) Apache Hive
2 2 (16.67%) Big Data
2 2 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (16.67%) Data Mining
2 2 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (16.67%) Redis
3 1 (8.33%) KDB
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Redmine
2 1 (8.33%) Maven
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
1 3 (25.00%) Front Office
2 2 (16.67%) Back Office
3 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Data Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Graduate
4 2 (16.67%) Business Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Business Process Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C++ Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Python Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Workflow Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Business Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Business Development Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Graduate
5 1 (8.33%) Development Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Excel Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) QlikView Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Celery
1 2 (16.67%) DirectX
1 2 (16.67%) Django
1 2 (16.67%) Flask
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
1 2 (16.67%) HTML5
1 2 (16.67%) OpenGL
1 2 (16.67%) RESTful
1 2 (16.67%) SOAP
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (8.33%) Esper
2 1 (8.33%) NumPy
2 1 (8.33%) Pandas
2 1 (8.33%) Pyramid
2 1 (8.33%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (25.00%) Statistics
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 2 (16.67%) Physics
3 2 (16.67%) Visualisation
4 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
4 1 (8.33%) Hedge funds
4 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (8.33%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (25.00%) Project Management
1 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (25.00%) Workflow
2 2 (16.67%) Analytics
2 2 (16.67%) Data Analytics
2 2 (16.67%) Machine Learning
2 2 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (16.67%) Probability Theory
2 2 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (8.33%) Data Acquisition
3 1 (8.33%) Data Management
3 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Quantitative Trading
3 1 (8.33%) Refactoring
3 1 (8.33%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Systematic Trading
3 1 (8.33%) Time Series Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) VBA
2 3 (25.00%) C++
2 3 (25.00%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Tableau
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle