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 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 229 222 172
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -50
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 27 27 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.29% 0.74%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.94% 1.04% 2.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 24
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£355 £221 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.45% -36.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £100 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 19
Average hourly rate - £17.11 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £15.25 £12.42
% change year-on-year
- +22.78%
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
2871 2596 2135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 28.68% 27.45% 25.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1529 1396 1033
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £213 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £501
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 156 183
Average hourly rate £18.90 £21.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +1.17%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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 +10 11 £355 +9.23% 15
Hampshire -7 4 £405 - 12
Middlesex +5 3 £405 +8.00%
Berkshire -15 3 £409 +144.02% 11
West Sussex - 3 £115 - 3
Oxfordshire -23 2 £313 +212.50% 3
Buckinghamshire -1 1 - - 2
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 18 (38.30%) Degree
2 12 (25.53%) C
2 12 (25.53%) Computer Science
3 10 (21.28%) Software Engineering
4 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
4 9 (19.15%) SQL
5 8 (17.02%) HTML
5 8 (17.02%) JavaScript
5 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (14.89%) Analytics
6 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (14.89%) C++
7 6 (12.77%) Java
7 6 (12.77%) Windows
7 6 (12.77%) Python
7 6 (12.77%) Active Directory
7 6 (12.77%) Marketing
8 5 (10.64%) Data Analysis
8 5 (10.64%) Physics
8 5 (10.64%) XHTML
8 5 (10.64%) ITIL
8 5 (10.64%) PHP
8 5 (10.64%) CSS
8 5 (10.64%) C#
8 5 (10.64%) MySQL
9 4 (8.51%) Linux
9 4 (8.51%) SAS
9 4 (8.51%) IBM
9 4 (8.51%) Internet
9 4 (8.51%) MATLAB

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 (8.51%) SAS
2 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.26%) Apache
2 2 (4.26%) JBoss
2 2 (4.26%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.26%) IIS
2 2 (4.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) SPSS
2 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.26%) MS Office
2 2 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.13%) 3ds Max
3 1 (2.13%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Unica
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) Internet
2 2 (4.26%) LDAP
2 2 (4.26%) Kerberos
2 2 (4.26%) DNS
2 2 (4.26%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.13%) Firewall
3 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.13%) MPLS
3 1 (2.13%) DHCP
3 1 (2.13%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.13%) ADSL
3 1 (2.13%) LAN
3 1 (2.13%) WAN
3 1 (2.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) MySQL
2 2 (4.26%) Data Mining
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) DB2
2 2 (4.26%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.26%) Ant
2 2 (4.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (4.26%) Maven
2 2 (4.26%) Subversion
3 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (12.77%) Marketing
2 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.51%) Retail
3 3 (6.38%) Military
3 3 (6.38%) Finance
4 2 (4.26%) Electronics
4 2 (4.26%) Back Office
5 1 (2.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (36.17%) Analyst
2 11 (23.40%) Developer
3 3 (6.38%) PHP Developer
3 3 (6.38%) PHP Web Developer
3 3 (6.38%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (6.38%) Data Analyst
3 3 (6.38%) Software Engineer
3 3 (6.38%) Web Developer
4 2 (4.26%) Desktop Support
4 2 (4.26%) Software Developer
4 2 (4.26%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (4.26%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (4.26%) Programmer
4 2 (4.26%) Service Analyst
4 2 (4.26%) Administrator
4 2 (4.26%) Campaign Analyst
4 2 (4.26%) Actuary
4 2 (4.26%) Pricing Analyst
4 2 (4.26%) CRM Analyst
4 2 (4.26%) Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.02%) HTML
2 5 (10.64%) XHTML
2 5 (10.64%) CSS
3 4 (8.51%) JSON
3 4 (8.51%) Backbone.js
4 3 (6.38%) CakePHP
5 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.26%) .NET
5 2 (4.26%) SAML
5 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (4.26%) XACML
5 2 (4.26%) OpenID
5 2 (4.26%) SailPoint
5 2 (4.26%) OAuth
6 1 (2.13%) REST
6 1 (2.13%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 1 (2.13%) jQuery
6 1 (2.13%) OpenGL
6 1 (2.13%) X-Windows
6 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) Computer Science
2 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.64%) Physics
4 4 (8.51%) Statistics
5 3 (6.38%) Social Media
6 2 (4.26%) SecurID
7 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
7 1 (2.13%) Visualisation
7 1 (2.13%) Economics
7 1 (2.13%) Data Extraction
7 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.13%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (2.13%) PMI
7 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Windows
2 4 (8.51%) Linux
3 3 (6.38%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.38%) UNIX
4 2 (4.26%) Solaris
4 2 (4.26%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.28%) Software Engineering
2 7 (14.89%) Analytics
2 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (10.64%) Data Analysis
3 5 (10.64%) ITIL
4 4 (8.51%) Project Management
5 3 (6.38%) Customer Insight
5 3 (6.38%) Performance Testing
5 3 (6.38%) CMMI
5 3 (6.38%) CRM
5 3 (6.38%) OOP
5 3 (6.38%) OO
6 2 (4.26%) UML
6 2 (4.26%) Quality Management
6 2 (4.26%) MVC
6 2 (4.26%) Integration Testing
6 2 (4.26%) QMS
6 2 (4.26%) Fund Accounting
6 2 (4.26%) Project Planning
6 2 (4.26%) Operations Research
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.53%) C
2 9 (19.15%) SQL
3 8 (17.02%) JavaScript
4 7 (14.89%) C++
5 6 (12.77%) Java
5 6 (12.77%) Python
6 5 (10.64%) PHP
6 5 (10.64%) C#
7 4 (8.51%) MATLAB
8 2 (4.26%) VBA
8 2 (4.26%) Perl
8 2 (4.26%) Ruby
8 2 (4.26%) R
9 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.13%) Embedded C
9 1 (2.13%) Embedded C++
9 1 (2.13%) Delphi
9 1 (2.13%) VB
9 1 (2.13%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 18 (38.30%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.38%) PhD
4 2 (4.26%) HNC
4 2 (4.26%) HND
5 1 (2.13%) NVQ Level 3
5 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.13%) CCNP
5 1 (2.13%) CCNA
5 1 (2.13%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) ISO 9001
1 2 (4.26%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) GxP
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle Identity Management
1 2 (4.26%) OpenAM
2 1 (2.13%) Casper Suite
2 1 (2.13%) SCOrch
2 1 (2.13%) SCSM
2 1 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.51%) IBM
3 3 (6.38%) Facebook
4 2 (4.26%) Siebel
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle
4 2 (4.26%) ForgeRock
5 1 (2.13%) BT
5 1 (2.13%) TOWER Software
5 1 (2.13%) Apple
5 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.13%) SAP
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco
5 1 (2.13%) Cognos
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