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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 51 46 27
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -19
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.58% 0.86% 1.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.47% 3.16% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £265 - £328
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +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
81 95 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 23.62% 27.38% 26.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 76 31
Median daily rate £375 £423 £346
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.24% +22.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £222 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 13
Median hourly rate £27.50 £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.53% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £8.50 £9.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £16.44 £20.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -12.19%

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 24 July 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 (60.00%) Tableau
2 5 (50.00%) VBA
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (40.00%) Degree
3 4 (40.00%) QlikView
4 3 (30.00%) Statistics
4 3 (30.00%) Prototyping
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Front Office
4 3 (30.00%) C++
4 3 (30.00%) Java
5 2 (20.00%) HTML
5 2 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (20.00%) OpenGL
5 2 (20.00%) DirectX
5 2 (20.00%) Back Office
5 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
5 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (20.00%) Probability Theory
5 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) HTML5
6 1 (10.00%) Hedge funds
6 1 (10.00%) SciPy
6 1 (10.00%) NumPy
6 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) QlikView
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (10.00%) KDB
3 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Maven
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) Front Office
2 2 (20.00%) Back Office
3 1 (10.00%) Advertising
3 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Data Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C++ Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Development Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Graduate
4 1 (10.00%) Data Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Development Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Excel Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Graduate
4 1 (10.00%) Python Developer
4 1 (10.00%) QlikView Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Quantitative Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) DirectX
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) HTML5
1 2 (20.00%) OpenGL
2 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (10.00%) Esper
2 1 (10.00%) NumPy
2 1 (10.00%) Pandas
2 1 (10.00%) Pyramid
2 1 (10.00%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Statistics
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (10.00%) Economics
3 1 (10.00%) Fintech
3 1 (10.00%) Hedge funds
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Physics
3 1 (10.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Prototyping
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (20.00%) Probability Theory
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Investment Management
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Refactoring
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Systematic Trading
4 1 (10.00%) Time Series Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) VBA
2 3 (30.00%) C++
2 3 (30.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Tableau
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle