The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 193 190 158
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -32
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 52 55 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.56% 0.62% 0.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.48% 3.14% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 30
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£305 £285 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.01% -18.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £213 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £490 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 18 13
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.49 £11.07
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +48.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.24 £11.86 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £22.58 £42.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £13.00 £12.13
% change year-on-year
+17.30% +7.17%
Mathematics
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2094 1752 2015
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 22.57% 19.75% 20.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1101 916 884
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £491 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 122 167
Average hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.44% -22.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mathematics across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Mathematics
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Mathematics Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Mathematics
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mathematics across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Mathematics Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Mathematics
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Mathematics Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Mathematics
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mathematics across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Mathematics Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Mathematics
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey 0 13 £311 +10.66% 16
Berkshire +6 11 £350 +65.68% 6
Hampshire -9 8 £205 -29.91% 8
Kent +1 7 £225 -59.09% 2
Oxfordshire +6 4 £328 - 11
Buckinghamshire -10 3 - - 4
West Sussex +2 1 £203 - 2
East Sussex -5 1 - - 2
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Mathematics also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Mathematics.

1 45 (54.88%) Degree
2 30 (36.59%) C
3 29 (35.37%) Computer Science
4 15 (18.29%) Java
4 15 (18.29%) Physics
5 14 (17.07%) C++
6 12 (14.63%) JavaScript
6 12 (14.63%) SQL
6 12 (14.63%) Linux
7 11 (13.41%) Microsoft
7 11 (13.41%) Windows
7 11 (13.41%) C#
7 11 (13.41%) Security Cleared
7 11 (13.41%) Software Engineering
8 10 (12.20%) .NET
9 9 (10.98%) HTML
9 9 (10.98%) UNIX
10 8 (9.76%) CSS
10 8 (9.76%) Web Services
10 8 (9.76%) XML
10 8 (9.76%) Games
10 8 (9.76%) Military
11 7 (8.54%) Spring
11 7 (8.54%) Data Management
11 7 (8.54%) Oracle
11 7 (8.54%) MS Excel
11 7 (8.54%) Management Information System
12 6 (7.32%) Electronics
12 6 (7.32%) Firewall
12 6 (7.32%) PhD

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Mathematics also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Mathematics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (7.32%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.10%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (4.88%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.66%) SAS
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (1.22%) Resin
5 1 (1.22%) CMS
5 1 (1.22%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.22%) ArcGIS
5 1 (1.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (8.54%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.10%) InfoPath
3 3 (3.66%) MS Office
4 1 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.22%) Maya
4 1 (1.22%) Simulink
4 1 (1.22%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) SaaS
1 1 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.32%) Firewall
2 5 (6.10%) LDAP
3 4 (4.88%) HTTP
4 3 (3.66%) Network Security
5 2 (2.44%) DNS
5 2 (2.44%) Wireless
5 2 (2.44%) 3GPP
5 2 (2.44%) LTE
5 2 (2.44%) 4G
6 1 (1.22%) MIMO
6 1 (1.22%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.22%) WiMAX
6 1 (1.22%) UMTS
6 1 (1.22%) WAN
6 1 (1.22%) SNMP
6 1 (1.22%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.22%) GPRS
6 1 (1.22%) GSM
6 1 (1.22%) LAN
6 1 (1.22%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.44%) MySQL
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.22%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.22%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.22%) Big Data
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.22%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.22%) Base SAS
5 1 (1.22%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.22%) DTS
5 1 (1.22%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (7.32%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.44%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.22%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.22%) NUnit
4 1 (1.22%) Maven
4 1 (1.22%) Ant
4 1 (1.22%) JUnit
General
1 8 (9.76%) Games
1 8 (9.76%) Military
2 6 (7.32%) Electronics
3 4 (4.88%) Marketing
4 3 (3.66%) Finance
5 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.22%) French Language
6 1 (1.22%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.22%) Retail
6 1 (1.22%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (23.17%) Developer
2 12 (14.63%) Analyst
3 9 (10.98%) Customer Engineer
4 7 (8.54%) Java Developer
5 6 (7.32%) Software Engineer
5 6 (7.32%) Architect
6 5 (6.10%) SharePoint Developer
7 4 (4.88%) Business Analyst
7 4 (4.88%) Technical Architect
7 4 (4.88%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (4.88%) Service Analyst
7 4 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (4.88%) Administrator
7 4 (4.88%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (3.66%) Programmer
9 2 (2.44%) Data Analyst
9 2 (2.44%) Systems Test Engineer
9 2 (2.44%) IT Administrator
9 2 (2.44%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.20%) .NET
2 9 (10.98%) HTML
3 8 (9.76%) CSS
3 8 (9.76%) Web Services
3 8 (9.76%) XML
4 7 (8.54%) Spring
5 6 (7.32%) WPF
5 6 (7.32%) REST
6 5 (6.10%) Hibernate
6 5 (6.10%) OpenGL
7 3 (3.66%) Direct3D
7 3 (3.66%) WinForms
8 2 (2.44%) SOAP
8 2 (2.44%) STL
8 2 (2.44%) Flash
8 2 (2.44%) LAMP
8 2 (2.44%) Ajax
8 2 (2.44%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (2.44%) Java EE
8 2 (2.44%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 29 (35.37%) Computer Science
2 15 (18.29%) Physics
3 7 (8.54%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.88%) Statistics
5 3 (3.66%) Xbox
5 3 (3.66%) Open Source
5 3 (3.66%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.22%) New Media
6 1 (1.22%) Animation
6 1 (1.22%) SCADA
6 1 (1.22%) Applied Mathematics
6 1 (1.22%) Chemistry
6 1 (1.22%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (1.22%) IPTV
6 1 (1.22%) Interactive TV
6 1 (1.22%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.22%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.22%) Clustering
6 1 (1.22%) GIS
6 1 (1.22%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.63%) Linux
2 11 (13.41%) Windows
3 9 (10.98%) UNIX
4 4 (4.88%) Android
5 3 (3.66%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.44%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.22%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.22%) CentOS
7 1 (1.22%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (13.41%) Software Engineering
2 7 (8.54%) Data Management
3 5 (6.10%) Change Control
3 5 (6.10%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (6.10%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (6.10%) Business Analysis
3 5 (6.10%) Migration
3 5 (6.10%) Scrum
3 5 (6.10%) Workflow
3 5 (6.10%) CRM
3 5 (6.10%) MVC
4 4 (4.88%) SOA
4 4 (4.88%) Data Migration
4 4 (4.88%) Incident Management
4 4 (4.88%) Network Architecture
4 4 (4.88%) Software Distribution
5 3 (3.66%) Capacity Management
5 3 (3.66%) Embedded Software Development
5 3 (3.66%) Game Development
5 3 (3.66%) Operations Research
Programming Languages
1 30 (36.59%) C
2 15 (18.29%) Java
3 14 (17.07%) C++
4 12 (14.63%) JavaScript
4 12 (14.63%) SQL
5 11 (13.41%) C#
6 5 (6.10%) PowerShell
6 5 (6.10%) Python
7 3 (3.66%) VBA
7 3 (3.66%) MATLAB
8 2 (2.44%) Assembly Language
8 2 (2.44%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.22%) R
9 1 (1.22%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.22%) VB
9 1 (1.22%) Perl
9 1 (1.22%) PHP
9 1 (1.22%) XAML
Qualifications
1 45 (54.88%) Degree
2 11 (13.41%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.32%) PhD
4 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.66%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.44%) Postgraduate
7 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.22%) MCSE
7 1 (1.22%) MCSA
7 1 (1.22%) HND
7 1 (1.22%) ISEB
7 1 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.22%) CCNA
7 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.10%) SLA
2 3 (3.66%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (6.10%) SCOM
2 4 (4.88%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (3.66%) SCOrch
3 3 (3.66%) SCSM
4 1 (1.22%) Puppet
4 1 (1.22%) Munin
4 1 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.22%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (1.22%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (13.41%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.54%) Oracle
3 4 (4.88%) Lagan
3 4 (4.88%) SolarWinds
4 2 (2.44%) Mapinfo
4 2 (2.44%) Autodesk
4 2 (2.44%) Cisco
4 2 (2.44%) HP
4 2 (2.44%) BT
4 2 (2.44%) JBoss
4 2 (2.44%) Perforce
4 2 (2.44%) Nintex
5 1 (1.22%) Google
5 1 (1.22%) SolidWorks
5 1 (1.22%) Open Text
5 1 (1.22%) VMware
5 1 (1.22%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.22%) IBM
5 1 (1.22%) BMC
5 1 (1.22%) Red Hat
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