The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 124 128 127
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 15 21 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.54% 0.65% 0.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.04% 2.11% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 10
Median daily rate £500 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £350 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £468 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Median hourly rate £15.25 £13.00 £14.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.30% -7.96%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £15.25 £13.20
% change year-on-year
- +15.53%
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
736 996 852
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 26.69% 31.00% 25.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 516 648 559
Median daily rate £360 £375 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -4.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 56 49
Median hourly rate £24.50 £37.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.66% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £43.50 £47.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £19.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-5.12% +16.41%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Mathematics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Mathematics
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Mathematics Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Mathematics
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mathematics across the South West region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Mathematics Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Mathematics
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Mathematics Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Mathematics
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 2 December 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
Gloucestershire +10 6 £500 +11.11% 3
Wiltshire -7 4 £526 +31.56% 3
Bristol 0 3 £435 -9.61% 14
Devon +6 2 - - 1
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 West region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 20 (74.07%) Degree
2 15 (55.56%) Security Cleared
3 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (44.44%) DV Cleared
5 10 (37.04%) Java
6 9 (33.33%) C
6 9 (33.33%) Python
6 9 (33.33%) Physics
7 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
7 7 (25.93%) Requirements Management
7 7 (25.93%) Hadoop
7 7 (25.93%) Big Data
8 6 (22.22%) Amazon S3
8 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (22.22%) MODAF
8 6 (22.22%) SysML
8 6 (22.22%) C++
8 6 (22.22%) ITIL
8 6 (22.22%) UML
8 6 (22.22%) TOGAF
8 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
8 6 (22.22%) Change Management
8 6 (22.22%) Management Information System
9 5 (18.52%) Statistics
9 5 (18.52%) Analytics
10 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (14.81%) Machine Learning
10 4 (14.81%) Military
10 4 (14.81%) Linux
11 3 (11.11%) Data Modelling

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 2 (7.41%) SAS
2 1 (3.70%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Simulink
1 1 (3.70%) Stateflow
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (22.22%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) Big Data
1 7 (25.93%) Hadoop
2 3 (11.11%) GIS
3 1 (3.70%) Apache Hive
3 1 (3.70%) Base SAS
3 1 (3.70%) QlikView
3 1 (3.70%) SAS Visual Analytics
3 1 (3.70%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (3.70%) Xcode
General
1 4 (14.81%) Military
2 1 (3.70%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Games
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Data Scientist
1 6 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Test Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Architect
3 2 (7.41%) Deployment Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Test Specialist
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Deployment Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Business Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Information Assurance Architect
4 1 (3.70%) Information Assurance Leader
4 1 (3.70%) Java Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Lead Architect
4 1 (3.70%) Lead Security Architect
4 1 (3.70%) Machine Learning Scientist
4 1 (3.70%) SAS Programmer
4 1 (3.70%) Security Architect
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Data Scientist
4 1 (3.70%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Django
1 3 (11.11%) GWT
1 3 (11.11%) JavaFX
1 3 (11.11%) TensorFlow
1 3 (11.11%) Vaadin
2 1 (3.70%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (3.70%) Spring
2 1 (3.70%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Physics
2 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
3 6 (22.22%) Management Information System
4 5 (18.52%) Statistics
5 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (11.11%) Applied Mathematics
6 3 (11.11%) Neural Network
6 3 (11.11%) Ontologies
6 3 (11.11%) Remote Sensing
6 3 (11.11%) Semantic Web
6 3 (11.11%) Visualisation
7 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
7 1 (3.70%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (3.70%) Credit Risk
7 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (3.70%) Mainframe
7 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
7 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.93%) Requirements Management
3 6 (22.22%) Change Management
3 6 (22.22%) ITIL
3 6 (22.22%) MODAF
3 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 6 (22.22%) SysML
3 6 (22.22%) TOGAF
3 6 (22.22%) UML
4 5 (18.52%) Analytics
5 4 (14.81%) Machine Learning
6 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 3 (11.11%) Data Modelling
6 3 (11.11%) Deep Learning
6 3 (11.11%) Image Processing
6 3 (11.11%) Master Data Management
6 3 (11.11%) People Management
6 3 (11.11%) Test Scripting
6 3 (11.11%) Time Management
6 3 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) Java
2 9 (33.33%) C
2 9 (33.33%) Python
3 6 (22.22%) C++
4 3 (11.11%) Bash Shell
5 2 (7.41%) MATLAB
5 2 (7.41%) R
5 2 (7.41%) SQL
6 1 (3.70%) Ada
6 1 (3.70%) C#
6 1 (3.70%) Fortran
6 1 (3.70%) Perl
6 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (74.07%) Degree
2 15 (55.56%) Security Cleared
3 12 (44.44%) DV Cleared
4 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.70%) A+ Certification
5 1 (3.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (11.11%) Kibana
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Facebook
1 3 (11.11%) Google
1 3 (11.11%) HP
2 2 (7.41%) i2
3 1 (3.70%) CA
3 1 (3.70%) MathWorks
3 1 (3.70%) Tableau