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 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 62 68 57
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -11
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 4 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.49% 0.11% 0.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.98% 0.40% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Median daily rate £550 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £22.50 £13.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.07% -14.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £15.63
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +12.00%
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
202 251 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 24.79% 27.92% 28.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 135 118
Median daily rate £420 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £260 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 10
Median hourly rate £22.50 £29.13 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.74% +76.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.61 £13.18 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £84.00 £19.00
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 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 19 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 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 Reading region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Economics
1 4 (80.00%) QA
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Life Science
2 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) HNC
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Validation

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 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Economics
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Life Science
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) SAP