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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 233 203 175
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -28
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 24 34 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.40% 0.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.84% 1.48% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 26
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£310 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £140 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £550 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £360
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 14
Average hourly rate £16.13 £16.72 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.55% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.59 £13.50 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.85 £33.75 £40.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £14.03 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
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
2873 2301 2028
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 28.98% 26.99% 24.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1586 1216 927
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 136 193
Average hourly rate £16.72 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.40% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.90 £12.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%

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 19 December 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
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 19 December 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
Hampshire -20 6 £300 +100.00% 14
Oxfordshire -24 5 £310 -4.61% 7
Surrey -4 4 - - 15
Buckinghamshire -12 3 £500 +98.01% 4
Berkshire -1 2 £410 +28.12% 7
Middlesex -4 2 £285 -48.18% 2
Kent - 1 - - 2
East Sussex - - - - 2
West Sussex - - - - 3
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 37 (48.68%) Degree
2 31 (40.79%) Computer Science
3 22 (28.95%) Physics
4 21 (27.63%) C++
5 18 (23.68%) C
6 14 (18.42%) Java
7 13 (17.11%) Python
8 12 (15.79%) Linux
8 12 (15.79%) Software Engineering
9 11 (14.47%) Games
9 11 (14.47%) UNIX
9 11 (14.47%) Microsoft
9 11 (14.47%) SQL
10 9 (11.84%) PhD
10 9 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (10.53%) Electronics
11 8 (10.53%) MATLAB
12 7 (9.21%) JavaScript
12 7 (9.21%) Spring
12 7 (9.21%) Security Cleared
12 7 (9.21%) Image Processing
12 7 (9.21%) Video Processing
12 7 (9.21%) Signal Processing
13 6 (7.89%) Embedded Software Development
13 6 (7.89%) Multithreading
13 6 (7.89%) Project Planning
13 6 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (7.89%) HTML
13 6 (7.89%) Windows
13 6 (7.89%) CRM

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 4 (5.26%) Tomcat
1 4 (5.26%) SAS
2 2 (2.63%) CMS
2 2 (2.63%) JBoss
3 1 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.32%) Resin
Applications
1 4 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.63%) MS Office
2 2 (2.63%) SPSS
3 1 (1.32%) Simulink
3 1 (1.32%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.32%) MS Project
3 1 (1.32%) Adobe Captivate
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.26%) DVB
2 2 (2.63%) Internet
3 1 (1.32%) Wireless
3 1 (1.32%) Firewall
3 1 (1.32%) 2G
3 1 (1.32%) H.323
3 1 (1.32%) 3G
3 1 (1.32%) GPRS
3 1 (1.32%) GSM
3 1 (1.32%) LAN
3 1 (1.32%) 3GPP
3 1 (1.32%) UMTS
3 1 (1.32%) WAN
3 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.32%) DNS
3 1 (1.32%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.32%) LTE
3 1 (1.32%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.32%) MS Access
3 1 (1.32%) DTS
3 1 (1.32%) MySQL
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.32%) Ant
2 1 (1.32%) JUnit
2 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.32%) Subversion
2 1 (1.32%) Maven
2 1 (1.32%) Bugzilla
2 1 (1.32%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.32%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.32%) Selenium
2 1 (1.32%) JIRA
2 1 (1.32%) SpecFlow
General
1 11 (14.47%) Games
2 8 (10.53%) Electronics
3 3 (3.95%) Finance
4 2 (2.63%) Military
4 2 (2.63%) Publishing
4 2 (2.63%) Marketing
4 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.32%) Automotive
5 1 (1.32%) Advertising
5 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (17.11%) Developer
2 12 (15.79%) Analyst
3 7 (9.21%) Customer Engineer
3 7 (9.21%) Java Developer
3 7 (9.21%) Computer Engineer
3 7 (9.21%) Software Engineer
4 5 (6.58%) Administrator
5 4 (5.26%) Business Analyst
6 3 (3.95%) Data Analyst
7 2 (2.63%) Campaign Analyst
7 2 (2.63%) Development Engineer
7 2 (2.63%) CRM Analyst
7 2 (2.63%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (2.63%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (2.63%) Software Developer
7 2 (2.63%) Quality Engineer
7 2 (2.63%) Management Consultant
7 2 (2.63%) Tester
7 2 (2.63%) Programmer
7 2 (2.63%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.21%) Spring
2 6 (7.89%) HTML
3 5 (6.58%) Hibernate
4 4 (5.26%) HTML5
4 4 (5.26%) XML
4 4 (5.26%) CSS
4 4 (5.26%) OpenGL
5 3 (3.95%) Web Services
6 2 (2.63%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 2 (2.63%) REST
6 2 (2.63%) WebKit
6 2 (2.63%) Java EE
6 2 (2.63%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 2 (2.63%) SOAP
6 2 (2.63%) STL
6 2 (2.63%) .NET
7 1 (1.32%) X-Windows
7 1 (1.32%) DirectX
7 1 (1.32%) XHTML
7 1 (1.32%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 31 (40.79%) Computer Science
2 22 (28.95%) Physics
3 9 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.58%) Statistics
5 4 (5.26%) IPTV
5 4 (5.26%) Open Source
5 4 (5.26%) DTV
6 3 (3.95%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.63%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (2.63%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (2.63%) Interactive TV
7 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.32%) NHS
8 1 (1.32%) W3C
8 1 (1.32%) PMI
8 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.32%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (1.32%) Clustering
8 1 (1.32%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (1.32%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.79%) Linux
2 11 (14.47%) UNIX
3 6 (7.89%) Windows
4 5 (6.58%) Android
5 2 (2.63%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.63%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.63%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.32%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.32%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.32%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.32%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (15.79%) Software Engineering
2 7 (9.21%) Image Processing
2 7 (9.21%) Video Processing
2 7 (9.21%) Signal Processing
3 6 (7.89%) Embedded Software Development
3 6 (7.89%) Multithreading
3 6 (7.89%) Project Planning
3 6 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (7.89%) CRM
4 5 (6.58%) Incident Management
5 4 (5.26%) Business Analysis
5 4 (5.26%) Data Analysis
5 4 (5.26%) MVC
5 4 (5.26%) Project Management
6 3 (3.95%) UML
6 3 (3.95%) Software Testing
6 3 (3.95%) Scrum
6 3 (3.95%) Test Automation
7 2 (2.63%) Android Development
7 2 (2.63%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 21 (27.63%) C++
2 18 (23.68%) C
3 14 (18.42%) Java
4 13 (17.11%) Python
5 11 (14.47%) SQL
6 8 (10.53%) MATLAB
7 7 (9.21%) JavaScript
8 5 (6.58%) C#
9 3 (3.95%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.63%) VBA
10 2 (2.63%) Perl
10 2 (2.63%) PHP
11 1 (1.32%) XAML
11 1 (1.32%) Assembly Language
11 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.32%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.32%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.32%) Fortran
11 1 (1.32%) Delphi
11 1 (1.32%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 37 (48.68%) Degree
2 9 (11.84%) PhD
3 7 (9.21%) Security Cleared
4 4 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.95%) Postgraduate
6 1 (1.32%) ISEB
6 1 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.32%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.32%) CCNA
6 1 (1.32%) MCSE
6 1 (1.32%) MCSA
6 1 (1.32%) HND
6 1 (1.32%) NVQ Level 3
6 1 (1.32%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) TickIT
2 1 (1.32%) GxP
2 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.32%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (3.95%) SolarWinds Orion
1 3 (3.95%) SCOM
1 3 (3.95%) SCOrch
1 3 (3.95%) SCSM
2 2 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.32%) Nagios
3 1 (1.32%) Puppet
3 1 (1.32%) Munin
3 1 (1.32%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 11 (14.47%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.26%) Lagan
3 3 (3.95%) SolarWinds
4 2 (2.63%) Unica
4 2 (2.63%) Perforce
4 2 (2.63%) Siebel
4 2 (2.63%) HP
4 2 (2.63%) Cisco
4 2 (2.63%) IBM
5 1 (1.32%) BT
5 1 (1.32%) Mapinfo
5 1 (1.32%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.32%) Apple
5 1 (1.32%) Autodesk
5 1 (1.32%) Adobe
5 1 (1.32%) Oracle
5 1 (1.32%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.32%) SAP
5 1 (1.32%) SolidWorks
5 1 (1.32%) TOWER Software
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