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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 37 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.71% 0.28% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.62% 0.91% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £85 £288 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-70.43% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £334 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.86% +2.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £14.63 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+19.65% -4.09%
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
89 110 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 30.38% 30.99% 25.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 72 27
Average daily rate £363 £445 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.53% +36.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £275 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 0
Average hourly rate £65.50 £16.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+309.37% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mathematics across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 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 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing Mathematics also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Mathematics.

1 9 (64.29%) Degree
1 9 (64.29%) C++
1 9 (64.29%) Python
2 8 (57.14%) OO
3 7 (50.00%) Parallel Programming
3 7 (50.00%) Windows
3 7 (50.00%) Linux
3 7 (50.00%) OOD
3 7 (50.00%) Fortran
3 7 (50.00%) C
4 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
5 2 (14.29%) Django
5 2 (14.29%) RESTful
5 2 (14.29%) Hadoop
5 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (14.29%) Apache Hive
5 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
5 2 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
5 2 (14.29%) Redmine
5 2 (14.29%) Redis
5 2 (14.29%) Machine Learning
5 2 (14.29%) Big Data
5 2 (14.29%) Data Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) Apache Pig
5 2 (14.29%) Celery
5 2 (14.29%) Flask
5 2 (14.29%) Java
5 2 (14.29%) SQL

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing Mathematics also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Mathematics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (14.29%) Apache Hive
1 2 (14.29%) Big Data
1 2 (14.29%) Data Mining
1 2 (14.29%) Hadoop
1 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 2 (14.29%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Redmine
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) C++ Developer
3 6 (42.86%) Fortran Developer
3 6 (42.86%) Fortran Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Business Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Business Process Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Graduate
4 2 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Workflow Developer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Development Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Python Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Celery
1 2 (14.29%) Django
1 2 (14.29%) Flask
1 2 (14.29%) RESTful
1 2 (14.29%) SOAP
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.14%) DirectX
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) HTML5
2 1 (7.14%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) OO
2 7 (50.00%) OOD
2 7 (50.00%) Parallel Programming
3 2 (14.29%) Analytics
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Data Analytics
3 2 (14.29%) Machine Learning
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 2 (14.29%) Workflow
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) C++
1 9 (64.29%) Python
2 7 (50.00%) C
2 7 (50.00%) Fortran
3 2 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) XAML
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) AAT