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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 192 245 214
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -31
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 54 18 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.63% 0.19% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.07% 0.66% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 12 10
Average daily rate £300 £346 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.35% -7.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £262 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £398 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £333
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 8
Average hourly rate £43.00 £9.25 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+364.86% -31.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £8.25 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £16.42 £21.83
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £13.86 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+26.30% -9.14%
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
2606 2747 2505
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.44% 28.79% 29.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1522 1435 1298
Average daily rate £388 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 163 181 169
Average hourly rate £43.00 £18.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.88% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.92 £12.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

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 10 February 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 10 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the South East region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +5 17 £408 +14.78% 15
Berkshire +17 11 £413 +0.60% 10
Hampshire +10 9 £215 -28.33% 8
Buckinghamshire +18 5 £300 - 4
Oxfordshire +7 5 £85 -70.43% 4
West Sussex +8 2 - - 6
East Sussex - 2 - - 2
Kent - 2 £250 - 1
Middlesex -4 1 £315 -22.22% 1
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 51 (60.00%) Degree
2 35 (41.18%) C
3 31 (36.47%) Computer Science
4 24 (28.24%) Windows
5 20 (23.53%) SQL
6 18 (21.18%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (20.00%) C++
8 16 (18.82%) Microsoft
9 14 (16.47%) Python
10 13 (15.29%) C#
11 12 (14.12%) .NET
11 12 (14.12%) Linux
11 12 (14.12%) MS Excel
12 11 (12.94%) HTML
12 11 (12.94%) SQL Server
13 10 (11.76%) JavaScript
13 10 (11.76%) Oracle
13 10 (11.76%) Management Information System
13 10 (11.76%) MVC
13 10 (11.76%) jQuery
14 9 (10.59%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (10.59%) MS Office
14 9 (10.59%) OO
14 9 (10.59%) ASP.NET
14 9 (10.59%) CSS
14 9 (10.59%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (9.41%) Windows 7
16 7 (8.24%) Finance
16 7 (8.24%) OOD
16 7 (8.24%) SAS

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 7 (8.24%) SAS
2 3 (3.53%) Apache Pig
2 3 (3.53%) IIS
2 3 (3.53%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.18%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.18%) CMS
3 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (14.12%) MS Excel
2 9 (10.59%) MS Office
3 4 (4.71%) SPSS
4 2 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.35%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.18%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.35%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.88%) WAN
2 4 (4.71%) LAN
2 4 (4.71%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.71%) Wireless
3 3 (3.53%) Firewall
3 3 (3.53%) IPsec
3 3 (3.53%) SAN
3 3 (3.53%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (2.35%) 3G
4 2 (2.35%) 4G
4 2 (2.35%) BGP
4 2 (2.35%) DDNS
4 2 (2.35%) DSL
4 2 (2.35%) FCoE
4 2 (2.35%) Junos
4 2 (2.35%) MPLS
4 2 (2.35%) OSPF
4 2 (2.35%) TACACS
4 2 (2.35%) Unified Communications
4 2 (2.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.94%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.24%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.71%) Big Data
4 4 (4.71%) GIS
4 4 (4.71%) Hadoop
4 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.53%) Apache Hive
5 3 (3.53%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.35%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.35%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (2.35%) Data Mining
6 2 (2.35%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.35%) Redis
7 1 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.18%) MS Access
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.71%) NUnit
1 4 (4.71%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.35%) Redmine
2 2 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.18%) Android Studio
3 1 (1.18%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.18%) Rational DOORS
General
1 7 (8.24%) Finance
2 3 (3.53%) Legal
3 2 (2.35%) French Language
3 2 (2.35%) Games
3 2 (2.35%) German Language
3 2 (2.35%) Italian Language
3 2 (2.35%) Military
3 2 (2.35%) Retail
3 2 (2.35%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.18%) Electronics
4 1 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (35.29%) Developer
2 13 (15.29%) Analyst
3 12 (14.12%) C++ Developer
4 11 (12.94%) C# Developer
5 8 (9.41%) .NET Developer
5 8 (9.41%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (9.41%) Senior IT Support
5 8 (9.41%) Support Engineer
6 7 (8.24%) Desktop Engineer
6 7 (8.24%) Desktop Support
6 7 (8.24%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 6 (7.06%) Fortran Developer
7 6 (7.06%) Fortran Engineer
7 6 (7.06%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (5.88%) Senior Desktop Engineer
8 5 (5.88%) Senior Desktop Support
8 5 (5.88%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
8 5 (5.88%) Senior Support Engineer
8 5 (5.88%) SQL Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.12%) .NET
2 11 (12.94%) HTML
3 10 (11.76%) jQuery
4 9 (10.59%) ASP.NET
4 9 (10.59%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (10.59%) CSS
5 7 (8.24%) HTML5
6 6 (7.06%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (7.06%) Web Services
7 5 (5.88%) .NET Framework
7 5 (5.88%) AngularJS
7 5 (5.88%) XML
8 4 (4.71%) ADO.NET
8 4 (4.71%) Entity Framework
8 4 (4.71%) RESTful
8 4 (4.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (2.35%) Celery
9 2 (2.35%) CSS3
9 2 (2.35%) Flask
9 2 (2.35%) Modernizr
Miscellaneous
1 31 (36.47%) Computer Science
2 18 (21.18%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (11.76%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.88%) Algorithms
4 5 (5.88%) Physics
5 4 (4.71%) Data Centre
5 4 (4.71%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (4.71%) Statistics
6 3 (3.53%) Applied Mathematics
6 3 (3.53%) Economics
6 3 (3.53%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.53%) Smartcard
7 2 (2.35%) AS400
7 2 (2.35%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.35%) CESG
7 2 (2.35%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.35%) PKI
7 2 (2.35%) PMI
7 2 (2.35%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 24 (28.24%) Windows
2 12 (14.12%) Linux
3 8 (9.41%) Windows 7
4 6 (7.06%) Unix
5 4 (4.71%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.35%) Solaris
7 1 (1.18%) Android
7 1 (1.18%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.18%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.18%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (11.76%) MVC
2 9 (10.59%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (10.59%) OO
3 7 (8.24%) OOD
3 7 (8.24%) Parallel Programming
3 7 (8.24%) SDLC
4 6 (7.06%) Analytics
4 6 (7.06%) ITIL
5 5 (5.88%) Configuration Management
5 5 (5.88%) Mentoring
5 5 (5.88%) PRINCE2
5 5 (5.88%) Software Architecture
5 5 (5.88%) Software Engineering
5 5 (5.88%) Unit Testing
6 4 (4.71%) CRM
6 4 (4.71%) Migration
6 4 (4.71%) Project Management
6 4 (4.71%) Quality Management
6 4 (4.71%) Test Management
6 4 (4.71%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 35 (41.18%) C
2 20 (23.53%) SQL
3 17 (20.00%) C++
4 14 (16.47%) Python
5 13 (15.29%) C#
6 10 (11.76%) JavaScript
7 7 (8.24%) Fortran
8 6 (7.06%) Java
9 5 (5.88%) MATLAB
10 4 (4.71%) VB
11 2 (2.35%) R
12 1 (1.18%) VBA
12 1 (1.18%) XAML
Qualifications
1 51 (60.00%) Degree
2 4 (4.71%) CISSP
2 4 (4.71%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.53%) A+ Certification
3 3 (3.53%) CISA
3 3 (3.53%) CISM
3 3 (3.53%) IISP
3 3 (3.53%) Postgraduate
3 3 (3.53%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.35%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.35%) MCP
4 2 (2.35%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.18%) AAT
5 1 (1.18%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.18%) HND
5 1 (1.18%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (3.53%) ISAE 3402
2 3 (3.53%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.53%) ISO27005
2 3 (3.53%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.35%) GxP
3 2 (2.35%) QA
3 2 (2.35%) SLA
4 1 (1.18%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.18%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 5 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (1.18%) Firmware
3 1 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.53%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.35%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.35%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (2.35%) HP SIM
2 2 (2.35%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (2.35%) SCCM
2 2 (2.35%) SCOM
2 2 (2.35%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (2.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (2.35%) yum
3 1 (1.18%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 16 (18.82%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.76%) Oracle
3 7 (8.24%) IBM
4 6 (7.06%) Cisco
5 5 (5.88%) Barracuda Networks
6 4 (4.71%) Netezza
6 4 (4.71%) Symantec
6 4 (4.71%) Teradata
7 3 (3.53%) ArcSight
7 3 (3.53%) BT
7 3 (3.53%) HP
7 3 (3.53%) Intel Security
7 3 (3.53%) Qualys
7 3 (3.53%) Tripwire
8 2 (2.35%) Becrypt
8 2 (2.35%) F5
8 2 (2.35%) Palo Alto
8 2 (2.35%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.35%) Sophos
8 2 (2.35%) Veritas
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