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 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mathematics (Maths)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 38 38 44
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 1 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.32% 2.10% 0.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.15% 6.00% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Median daily rate - £85 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -72.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 £33.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.29% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £21.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +37.70%

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
87 100 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 28.25% 34.97% 32.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 78 82
Median daily rate £450 £363 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% -23.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £131 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £550 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 11
Median hourly rate £12.00 £27.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.36% +57.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.22% +22.85%

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 13 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (50.00%) Finance

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 (50.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate Process Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Junior
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP