The table below looks at the statistics for Mathematics skills 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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mathematics (Maths)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 57 79 71
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -8
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 6 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.86% 0.69% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 0.87% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Median daily rate £325 £480 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.29% +17.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £365
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £35.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-56.42% +129.50%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
566 808 671
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 80.86% 79.45% 72.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 475 377
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 8
Median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

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 Processes & Methodologies 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Reading region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Mathematics Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 Reading region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 3 (42.86%) C
1 3 (42.86%) HNC
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) Quality Management
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (28.57%) Line Management
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 2 (28.57%) Serena
2 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) VB
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Data Mining

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security
2 1 (14.29%) VLAN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data
2 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
2 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Big Data Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Data Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Mining Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Database Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Hadoop Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Data Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Credit Risk
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) CRM
1 2 (28.57%) Line Management
1 2 (28.57%) MVC
1 2 (28.57%) Quality Management
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) Economics
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Information Management
2 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Statistics
2 1 (14.29%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
1 3 (42.86%) HNC
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) HP
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Serena
2 1 (14.29%) Juniper
2 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds