The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 58 39 46
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +7
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 6 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.81% 1.26% 0.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.76% 4.85% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 2
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£310 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% +4.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £355
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -15.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £21.36 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £14.02 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+8.81% -8.09%
Mathematics
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
217 103 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 29.28% 26.01% 26.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 49 58
Average daily rate £400 £325 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -12.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £223 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £453 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 9 19
Average hourly rate £18.25 £13.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.18% -22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.35 £9.11 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £33.75 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mathematics across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Mathematics
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Mathematics Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Mathematics
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Mathematics Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Mathematics
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Mathematics Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Mathematics
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -15 4 £310 - 3
Abingdon - - - - 1
Mathematics
South East

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 10 (71.43%) Python
1 10 (71.43%) Physics
1 10 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 9 (64.29%) C++
3 8 (57.14%) PhD
4 7 (50.00%) MATLAB
4 7 (50.00%) Games
4 7 (50.00%) Image Processing
4 7 (50.00%) Video Processing
4 7 (50.00%) Signal Processing
5 5 (35.71%) Multithreading
6 4 (28.57%) Degree
7 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
8 2 (14.29%) C
8 2 (14.29%) UNIX
8 2 (14.29%) Project Management
9 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
9 1 (7.14%) Perl
9 1 (7.14%) PHP
9 1 (7.14%) SQL
9 1 (7.14%) STL
9 1 (7.14%) RUP
9 1 (7.14%) SOA
9 1 (7.14%) DNS
9 1 (7.14%) SSL
9 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
9 1 (7.14%) Embedded C++
9 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
9 1 (7.14%) Firmware
9 1 (7.14%) Internet

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 1 (7.14%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) SSL
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Bugzilla
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Computer Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Development Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Programmer
3 1 (7.14%) Engineering Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Software Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Chief Technology Officer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Development Manager
3 1 (7.14%) IT Director
3 1 (7.14%) C Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior C Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Software Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) STL
1 1 (7.14%) OpenGL
1 1 (7.14%) Qt
1 1 (7.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Physics
1 10 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) UNIX
2 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Image Processing
1 7 (50.00%) Video Processing
1 7 (50.00%) Signal Processing
2 5 (35.71%) Multithreading
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) CMMI
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Data Management
5 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
5 1 (7.14%) Content Management
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.14%) RUP
5 1 (7.14%) SOA
5 1 (7.14%) Parallel Computing
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (7.14%) Parallel Processing
5 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) Python
2 9 (64.29%) C++
3 7 (50.00%) MATLAB
4 2 (14.29%) C
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded C++
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.14%) Perl
5 1 (7.14%) PHP
5 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) PhD
2 4 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Firmware
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Sanderson
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £300 - £425 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago