The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics 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 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 113 122 122
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 8 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.37% 0.44% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.01% 1.43% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 5
Median daily rate £325 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £219 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £443 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £305
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +22.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £15.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+35.48% +1.63%
Mathematics
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
789 979 773
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 36.26% 30.57% 28.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 474 477 426
Median daily rate £345 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.53% +7.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 31 24
Median hourly rate £40.00 £16.25 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+146.15% +3.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £12.35 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.20 £47.69 £38.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.88 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.22% +7.88%

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 Miscellaneous 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
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 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Dundee 0 5 £325 +36.84% 3
Glasgow +7 2 - - 6
Angus - 1 - -
Mathematics
UK

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 22 (91.67%) Java
2 21 (87.50%) C++
3 20 (83.33%) C#
3 20 (83.33%) OO
4 17 (70.83%) Algorithms
5 14 (58.33%) Android
5 14 (58.33%) Apple iOS
5 14 (58.33%) Software Engineering
6 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (50.00%) Games
8 11 (45.83%) Data Structures
9 7 (29.17%) Mobile Development
9 7 (29.17%) Mobile App
9 7 (29.17%) OOD
9 7 (29.17%) TDD
9 7 (29.17%) Scrum
10 6 (25.00%) Ruby
10 6 (25.00%) Physics
10 6 (25.00%) Python
10 6 (25.00%) .NET
11 5 (20.83%) Hadoop
11 5 (20.83%) SOLID
12 4 (16.67%) iTunes
12 4 (16.67%) iPhone
12 4 (16.67%) Applied Mathematics
12 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (16.67%) Kanban
12 4 (16.67%) Android Development
12 4 (16.67%) iOS Development
12 4 (16.67%) iPad

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%) ArcGIS
2 1 (4.17%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) iTunes
2 3 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) Hadoop
2 3 (12.50%) GIS
3 2 (8.33%) DB2
3 2 (8.33%) QGIS
3 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) JUnit
General
1 12 (50.00%) Games
2 2 (8.33%) Advertising
3 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Software Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Applications Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Programmer
5 3 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 2 (8.33%) 3D Software Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Scala Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) C# Programmer
7 1 (4.17%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) C++ Developer
7 1 (4.17%) C++ Games Developer
7 1 (4.17%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Credit Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Games Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Games Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Games Programmer
7 1 (4.17%) Mobile Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Qualitative Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Statistical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (12.50%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (8.33%) J2SE
3 2 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (8.33%) Spring
3 2 (8.33%) WebGL
4 1 (4.17%) Apache Flex
4 1 (4.17%) DirectX
4 1 (4.17%) Flash
4 1 (4.17%) OpenGL
4 1 (4.17%) Unreal Engine
4 1 (4.17%) V-Ray
Miscellaneous
1 17 (70.83%) Algorithms
2 11 (45.83%) Data Structures
3 7 (29.17%) Mobile App
4 6 (25.00%) Physics
5 4 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
5 4 (16.67%) Applied Mathematics
5 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 4 (16.67%) iPad
5 4 (16.67%) iPhone
6 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (8.33%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (4.17%) Animation
7 1 (4.17%) Credit Risk
7 1 (4.17%) Economics
7 1 (4.17%) RenderMan
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Android
1 14 (58.33%) Apple iOS
2 4 (16.67%) Unix
3 2 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) OO
2 14 (58.33%) Software Engineering
3 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (29.17%) Mobile Development
4 7 (29.17%) OOD
4 7 (29.17%) Scrum
4 7 (29.17%) TDD
5 5 (20.83%) SOLID
6 4 (16.67%) Android Development
6 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (16.67%) iOS Development
6 4 (16.67%) Kanban
6 4 (16.67%) MVC
6 4 (16.67%) Pair Programming
6 4 (16.67%) Web Development
7 3 (12.50%) OOP
8 2 (8.33%) Game Development
8 2 (8.33%) MapReduce
8 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) Java
2 21 (87.50%) C++
3 20 (83.33%) C#
4 6 (25.00%) Python
4 6 (25.00%) Ruby
5 4 (16.67%) Objective-C
6 2 (8.33%) Lua
6 2 (8.33%) Perl
6 2 (8.33%) PHP
6 2 (8.33%) Scala
6 2 (8.33%) SQL
6 2 (8.33%) VBA
7 1 (4.17%) ActionScript
7 1 (4.17%) Apple Swift
7 1 (4.17%) GLSL
7 1 (4.17%) HLSL
7 1 (4.17%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Sybase
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