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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 42 42 30
Rank change year-on-year
0 -12
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.68% 0.88% 1.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.20% 3.00% 4.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £265 - £100
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £16.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.37% -33.00%
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
91 100 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 30.85% 29.50% 25.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 80 37
Median daily rate £375 £423 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.29% +20.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £224 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £495 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 11
Median hourly rate £31.75 £8.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+273.52% -39.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £8.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £15.16 £22.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.62% -11.90%

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
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 25 June 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 (46.15%) Degree
1 6 (46.15%) Tableau
2 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
2 5 (38.46%) VBA
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) QlikView
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Statistics
4 3 (23.08%) Workflow
4 3 (23.08%) Finance
4 3 (23.08%) Front Office
4 3 (23.08%) C++
4 3 (23.08%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (23.08%) Prototyping
5 2 (15.38%) Probability Theory
5 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
5 2 (15.38%) Visualisation
5 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
5 2 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (15.38%) OpenGL
5 2 (15.38%) DirectX
5 2 (15.38%) Python
5 2 (15.38%) HTML
5 2 (15.38%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (15.38%) Back Office
5 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 2 (15.38%) Physics

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 1 (7.69%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) QlikView
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (15.38%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (7.69%) Apache Hive
3 1 (7.69%) Big Data
3 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
3 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
3 1 (7.69%) KDB
3 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.69%) Redis
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Maven
1 1 (7.69%) Redmine
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
1 3 (23.08%) Front Office
2 2 (15.38%) Back Office
3 1 (7.69%) Advertising
3 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Data Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Graduate
4 2 (15.38%) Business Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Business Process Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C++ Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Graduate Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Workflow Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Business Data Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Business Development Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Graduate
5 1 (7.69%) Development Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Excel Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Python Developer
5 1 (7.69%) QlikView Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) DirectX
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) HTML5
1 2 (15.38%) OpenGL
2 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.69%) Celery
2 1 (7.69%) Django
2 1 (7.69%) Esper
2 1 (7.69%) Flask
2 1 (7.69%) NumPy
2 1 (7.69%) Pandas
2 1 (7.69%) Pyramid
2 1 (7.69%) RESTful
2 1 (7.69%) SciPy
2 1 (7.69%) SOAP
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
2 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Statistics
3 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
3 2 (15.38%) Physics
3 2 (15.38%) Visualisation
4 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
4 1 (7.69%) Economics
4 1 (7.69%) Fintech
4 1 (7.69%) Hedge funds
4 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.69%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
2 3 (23.08%) Prototyping
2 3 (23.08%) Workflow
3 2 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (15.38%) Probability Theory
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) Data Acquisition
4 1 (7.69%) Data Management
4 1 (7.69%) Investment Management
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) Open Source
4 1 (7.69%) Quantitative Trading
4 1 (7.69%) Refactoring
4 1 (7.69%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) VBA
2 3 (23.08%) C++
2 3 (23.08%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) C
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Tableau
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle