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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 50 48 40
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 5 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.90% 0.42% 1.94%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.57% 1.60% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 8
Average daily rate
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£330 - £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 - £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £357 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £11.50 £10.32 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.43% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £13.00 £11.84
% change year-on-year
+17.30% +9.79%
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
140 125 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 25.18% 26.32% 23.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 62 61
Average daily rate £350 £344 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +2.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £160 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £463 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 11
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £12.54
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.90 £10.46 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £24.50 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.53 £17.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -36.36%

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
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 17 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +3 4 £310 - 7
Witney - - - -
Banbury - - - -
Bicester - - - -
Mathematics
South East

Mathematics
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 5 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (40.00%) Python
2 4 (40.00%) PhD
2 4 (40.00%) Physics
2 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (40.00%) C
3 3 (30.00%) Signal Processing
3 3 (30.00%) Software Distribution
3 3 (30.00%) Image Processing
3 3 (30.00%) Video Processing
3 3 (30.00%) SLA
3 3 (30.00%) MATLAB
3 3 (30.00%) Games
4 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 1 (10.00%) Qt
5 1 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (10.00%) Parallel Computing
5 1 (10.00%) Parallel Processing
5 1 (10.00%) Applied Mathematics
5 1 (10.00%) Content Management
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) CMS
5 1 (10.00%) STL
5 1 (10.00%) OpenGL

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (10.00%) CMS
General
1 3 (30.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) 1st Line Support
1 3 (30.00%) Service Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Customer Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Qt
1 1 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (10.00%) STL
1 1 (10.00%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Physics
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Applied Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Signal Processing
1 3 (30.00%) Software Distribution
1 3 (30.00%) Image Processing
1 3 (30.00%) Video Processing
2 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (10.00%) Parallel Computing
3 1 (10.00%) Parallel Processing
3 1 (10.00%) Content Management
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (40.00%) Python
2 4 (40.00%) C
3 3 (30.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
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