The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 58 74 61
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -13
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 2 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.28% 0.20% 0.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.93% 0.65% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £285 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £305
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +22.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £22.50 - £15.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £15.38 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+30.08% +0.81%
Mathematics
Berkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
215 309 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 30.50% 30.26% 29.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 208 140
Median daily rate £375 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £253 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £620 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 7
Median hourly rate £22.50 £14.75 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.54% -7.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £11.33 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £157.50 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.34% +8.57%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Mathematics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Mathematics
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Mathematics Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Mathematics
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Mathematics Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Mathematics
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Reading region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 5 (83.33%) Economics
2 4 (66.67%) QA
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) Life Science
4 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
4 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (16.67%) Statistics
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Information Management
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) HNC
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
1 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Programme Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Mining Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Database Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Economics
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Life Science
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) Information Management
2 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) SAP