The table below looks at the statistics for Mathematics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mathematics (Maths)
UK / Scotland
Rank 99 121 118
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -3
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 11 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.63% 0.35% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.43% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 3
Median daily rate £190 £480 £98
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-60.41% +392.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £394 £92
10% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £490 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £355
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -1.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.88 £28.75 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-48.26% +88.52%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1481 2101 2186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 84.15% 82.39% 80.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 888 1124 1239
Median daily rate £388 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 23 37
Median hourly rate £45.00 £31.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.49 £15.25 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £49.41 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Mathematics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Mathematics
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Mathematics Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Mathematics
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Mathematics Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Mathematics
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Mathematics Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Mathematics
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +3 3 - - 4
Angus - 3 - - 1
Dundee - 3 - - 2
Stirling +3 1 £105 -78.35% 2
Highlands - 1 £275 - 1
Mathematics
UK

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 14 (58.33%) C#
1 14 (58.33%) C++
2 13 (54.17%) Java
3 12 (50.00%) OO
3 12 (50.00%) Algorithms
4 11 (45.83%) Apple iOS
4 11 (45.83%) Android
5 9 (37.50%) Computer Science
5 9 (37.50%) Degree
6 7 (29.17%) Unix
6 7 (29.17%) Perl
7 6 (25.00%) Linux
7 6 (25.00%) Python
7 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 6 (25.00%) Ruby
7 6 (25.00%) Physics
7 6 (25.00%) Mobile Development
8 5 (20.83%) Apple Swift
8 5 (20.83%) iPad
8 5 (20.83%) iTunes
8 5 (20.83%) SOLID
8 5 (20.83%) Data Structures
8 5 (20.83%) Mobile App
8 5 (20.83%) Android Development
8 5 (20.83%) iOS Development
8 5 (20.83%) Applied Mathematics
8 5 (20.83%) Network Security
8 5 (20.83%) iPhone
8 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
8 5 (20.83%) Firewall

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 (8.33%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) iTunes
2 2 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Firewall
1 5 (20.83%) Network Security
1 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.17%) DB2
2 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) JUnit
General
1 4 (16.67%) Games
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Applications Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (16.67%) AIX Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Unix Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Unix Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) C++ Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Coordinator
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Unix Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Unix Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Designer
5 1 (4.17%) Embedded C++ Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Embedded Software Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Programmer
5 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) Flash
2 3 (12.50%) .NET
3 2 (8.33%) Apache Flex
3 2 (8.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (4.17%) .NET Core
4 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.17%) Angular 2
4 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Core
4 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (4.17%) Entity Framework
4 1 (4.17%) J2SE
4 1 (4.17%) RESTful
4 1 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (4.17%) SOAP
4 1 (4.17%) Spring
4 1 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 9 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 5 (20.83%) Data Structures
3 5 (20.83%) iPad
3 5 (20.83%) iPhone
3 5 (20.83%) Mobile App
4 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.17%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (4.17%) Fixed Income
5 1 (4.17%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (4.17%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Android
1 11 (45.83%) Apple iOS
2 7 (29.17%) Unix
3 6 (25.00%) Linux
4 5 (20.83%) AIX
5 2 (8.33%) Solaris
6 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) OO
2 6 (25.00%) Mobile Development
2 6 (25.00%) Physics
2 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (20.83%) Android Development
3 5 (20.83%) Applied Mathematics
3 5 (20.83%) iOS Development
3 5 (20.83%) OOD
3 5 (20.83%) SOLID
4 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) Analytics
5 2 (8.33%) MVC
5 2 (8.33%) Project Management
5 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (8.33%) Scrum
5 2 (8.33%) TDD
5 2 (8.33%) Time Management
6 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.17%) Kanban
6 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) C#
1 14 (58.33%) C++
2 13 (54.17%) Java
3 7 (29.17%) Perl
4 6 (25.00%) Python
4 6 (25.00%) Ruby
5 5 (20.83%) ActionScript
5 5 (20.83%) Apple Swift
5 5 (20.83%) Objective-C
6 4 (16.67%) Bash Shell
6 4 (16.67%) Korn
7 2 (8.33%) SQL
8 1 (4.17%) C
8 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
8 1 (4.17%) Lua
8 1 (4.17%) PHP
8 1 (4.17%) Scala
8 1 (4.17%) VB
8 1 (4.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (4.17%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.17%) ISO13485
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Ansible
1 1 (4.17%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (4.17%) yum
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) IBM
2 2 (8.33%) Sybase
3 1 (4.17%) Bloomberg
3 1 (4.17%) EMC
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.17%) VMware