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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 207 236 212
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -24
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 45 33 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.54% 0.34% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.73% 1.08% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 19 19
Median daily rate £413 £285 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.73% -8.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £118 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £400 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £305
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +22.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 15
Median hourly rate £22.50 £36.25 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.93% +126.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.80 £16.25 £11.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £82.75 £33.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £17.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+23.52% +11.47%
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
2594 3046 2768
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.84% 31.23% 30.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1478 1742 1499
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £234 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 180 163
Median hourly rate £24.50 £21.63 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.29% +23.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.39 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.41 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.88 £17.63
% change year-on-year
+11.22% +7.12%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Mathematics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 September 2016.

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 27 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 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
Berkshire +27 22 £613 +173.74% 14
West Sussex -2 6 £365 +204.16% 1
Buckinghamshire +20 4 £325 +30.00% 2
Hampshire +12 4 £358 +6.79% 12
Oxfordshire -4 4 £208 - 5
Surrey +2 2 £230 -42.50% 17
East Sussex +5 1 - -
Middlesex +2 1 £375 +22.14%
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 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 South East region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 76 (67.26%) Degree
2 55 (48.67%) Computer Science
3 31 (27.43%) SQL
3 31 (27.43%) Microsoft
4 29 (25.66%) C
5 28 (24.78%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (21.24%) Windows
7 23 (20.35%) Java
8 22 (19.47%) SQL Server
9 21 (18.58%) HTML
9 21 (18.58%) Analytics
10 19 (16.81%) CSS
11 18 (15.93%) JavaScript
11 18 (15.93%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (15.93%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (15.93%) Machine Learning
11 18 (15.93%) SDLC
12 17 (15.04%) Data Warehouse
12 17 (15.04%) Data Modelling
12 17 (15.04%) MVC
13 16 (14.16%) IBM
13 16 (14.16%) XML
13 16 (14.16%) Finance
13 16 (14.16%) Statistics
13 16 (14.16%) Big Data
14 15 (13.27%) Visualisation
14 15 (13.27%) Python
15 14 (12.39%) MS Excel
15 14 (12.39%) PhD
15 14 (12.39%) .NET

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 9 (7.96%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (7.08%) Apache Solr
3 7 (6.19%) SAS
4 6 (5.31%) Apache Spark
5 5 (4.42%) MS Exchange
6 4 (3.54%) Apache Pig
7 3 (2.65%) Apache
7 3 (2.65%) CMS
7 3 (2.65%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.77%) IIS
9 1 (0.88%) nginx
9 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (12.39%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.08%) MS Office
3 7 (6.19%) SPSS
4 6 (5.31%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.65%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.88%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.85%) PaaS
1 10 (8.85%) SaaS
2 5 (4.42%) Mimecast
3 2 (1.77%) IaaS
4 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.85%) LAN
1 10 (8.85%) TCP/IP
1 10 (8.85%) WAN
2 6 (5.31%) Firewall
2 6 (5.31%) SNMP
2 6 (5.31%) Wireless
3 4 (3.54%) Internet
3 4 (3.54%) IPsec
3 4 (3.54%) MPLS
4 3 (2.65%) 3G
4 3 (2.65%) 4G
4 3 (2.65%) BGP
4 3 (2.65%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (2.65%) DNS
4 3 (2.65%) OSPF
4 3 (2.65%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.77%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (0.88%) DHCP
6 1 (0.88%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (19.47%) SQL Server
2 17 (15.04%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (14.16%) Big Data
4 14 (12.39%) Hadoop
5 9 (7.96%) Relational Database
6 8 (7.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (7.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (7.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (6.19%) Data Mining
7 7 (6.19%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (6.19%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (6.19%) SQL Server 2014
7 7 (6.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (5.31%) RDBMS
9 5 (4.42%) Apache Hive
10 3 (2.65%) GIS
10 3 (2.65%) MySQL
11 2 (1.77%) MongoDB
11 2 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (1.77%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 10 (8.85%) NUnit
2 5 (4.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.77%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (1.77%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (1.77%) Subversion
4 1 (0.88%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.88%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.88%) Jasmine
4 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.88%) Maven
General
1 16 (14.16%) Finance
2 5 (4.42%) Legal
3 4 (3.54%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.65%) Marketing
5 2 (1.77%) Avionics
5 2 (1.77%) Publishing
6 1 (0.88%) Advertising
6 1 (0.88%) Banking
6 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.88%) French Language
6 1 (0.88%) German Language
6 1 (0.88%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.88%) Retail
6 1 (0.88%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.88%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 29 (25.66%) Developer
2 24 (21.24%) Analyst
3 13 (11.50%) C# Developer
3 13 (11.50%) SQL Developer
4 12 (10.62%) .NET Developer
4 12 (10.62%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (7.96%) Architect
5 9 (7.96%) Data Scientist
6 8 (7.08%) Data Architect
6 8 (7.08%) Hadoop Architect
6 8 (7.08%) Java Architect
6 8 (7.08%) Solr Architect
6 8 (7.08%) SSAS Developer
6 8 (7.08%) SSIS Developer
7 7 (6.19%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (6.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (6.19%) Server Engineer
8 6 (5.31%) Data Analyst
8 6 (5.31%) Service Analyst
8 6 (5.31%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (18.58%) HTML
2 19 (16.81%) CSS
3 16 (14.16%) XML
4 14 (12.39%) .NET
5 13 (11.50%) ASP.NET
5 13 (11.50%) jQuery
5 13 (11.50%) Web Services
6 11 (9.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (6.19%) Pandas
7 7 (6.19%) scikit-learn
8 5 (4.42%) SciPy
9 4 (3.54%) AngularJS
9 4 (3.54%) HTML5
9 4 (3.54%) NumPy
10 3 (2.65%) CSS3
10 3 (2.65%) Theano
10 3 (2.65%) XGBoost
11 2 (1.77%) LAPP Stack
11 2 (1.77%) Modernizr
11 2 (1.77%) React
Miscellaneous
1 55 (48.67%) Computer Science
2 28 (24.78%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (14.16%) Statistics
4 15 (13.27%) Visualisation
5 13 (11.50%) Data Centre
5 13 (11.50%) Economics
6 7 (6.19%) Artificial Intelligence
7 6 (5.31%) Algorithms
8 5 (4.42%) AS400
8 5 (4.42%) Blackberry
8 5 (4.42%) Physics
9 4 (3.54%) PKI
9 4 (3.54%) Smart Energy
10 3 (2.65%) Driving Licence
11 2 (1.77%) 3D Graphics
11 2 (1.77%) Fintech
11 2 (1.77%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.77%) Neural Network
12 1 (0.88%) Informatics
12 1 (0.88%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (21.24%) Windows
2 5 (4.42%) Linux
2 5 (4.42%) Windows 7
2 5 (4.42%) Windows XP
3 2 (1.77%) CentOS
3 2 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.88%) Debian
4 1 (0.88%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (18.58%) Analytics
2 18 (15.93%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (15.93%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (15.93%) Machine Learning
2 18 (15.93%) SDLC
3 17 (15.04%) Data Modelling
3 17 (15.04%) MVC
4 13 (11.50%) Data Visualisation
5 12 (10.62%) Predictive Analytics
6 11 (9.73%) SOA
7 9 (7.96%) ETL
7 9 (7.96%) Logistics
7 9 (7.96%) Software Engineering
8 8 (7.08%) Data Governance
8 8 (7.08%) Data Security
9 7 (6.19%) Configuration Management
9 7 (6.19%) Project Management
9 7 (6.19%) UML
10 6 (5.31%) ITIL
10 6 (5.31%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (27.43%) SQL
2 29 (25.66%) C
3 23 (20.35%) Java
4 18 (15.93%) JavaScript
5 15 (13.27%) Python
6 13 (11.50%) C#
7 10 (8.85%) C++
7 10 (8.85%) R
8 6 (5.31%) T-SQL
9 5 (4.42%) VB
10 4 (3.54%) VBA
11 3 (2.65%) Perl
11 3 (2.65%) PHP
11 3 (2.65%) Scala
12 2 (1.77%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.88%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.88%) Ruby
13 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 76 (67.26%) Degree
2 14 (12.39%) PhD
3 6 (5.31%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (5.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (4.42%) CISSP
4 5 (4.42%) MCP
5 4 (3.54%) CCNA
5 4 (3.54%) CISA
5 4 (3.54%) CRISC
6 3 (2.65%) MCITP
7 2 (1.77%) HNC
7 2 (1.77%) ISEB
7 2 (1.77%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.77%) MCTS
7 2 (1.77%) RHCA
7 2 (1.77%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.77%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.88%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (0.88%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.50%) QA
2 5 (4.42%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.77%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.88%) GxP
4 1 (0.88%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (7.96%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (4.42%) Backup Exec
1 5 (4.42%) HP SIM
1 5 (4.42%) SCOM
1 5 (4.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 4 (3.54%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.88%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.88%) Kibana
3 1 (0.88%) logstash
3 1 (0.88%) QRadar
3 1 (0.88%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 31 (27.43%) Microsoft
2 16 (14.16%) IBM
3 12 (10.62%) HP
4 5 (4.42%) Avaya
4 5 (4.42%) Becrypt
4 5 (4.42%) Cisco
4 5 (4.42%) Symantec
5 4 (3.54%) Blue Coat
5 4 (3.54%) Intel Security
5 4 (3.54%) SAP
6 3 (2.65%) Cognos
6 3 (2.65%) Tableau
7 2 (1.77%) BT
7 2 (1.77%) Oracle
7 2 (1.77%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.88%) Ariba
8 1 (0.88%) Juniper
8 1 (0.88%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.88%) VMware