The first 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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the South West region.

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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 128 97 134
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +37
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 10 28 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.31% 1.21% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.37% 5.59% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 9
Average daily rate £315 £305 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.27% -25.60%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 2
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.42 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -65.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.71 £12.42 £35.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £58.95 £35.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £12.42 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+22.78% -36.30%
Miscellaneous Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
732 501 691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 22.99% 21.74% 19.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 257 358
Average daily rate £350 £325 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £193 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 45 63
Average hourly rate £14.00 £25.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% -19.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £10.00 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.40 £41.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -20.00%
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mathematics across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Somerset -14 4 £315 +5.00% 2
Wiltshire -28 3 - - 1
Gloucestershire +5 1 - - 1
Devon - 1 - - 4
Dorset - - - - 2
Bristol - - - - 11
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 13 (50.00%) C
2 9 (34.62%) Degree
3 8 (30.77%) Security Cleared
4 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
5 6 (23.08%) Project Management
6 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
6 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
7 4 (15.38%) Python
7 4 (15.38%) C++
7 4 (15.38%) MATLAB
7 4 (15.38%) Finance
7 4 (15.38%) Physics
8 3 (11.54%) MS Office
8 3 (11.54%) Biometrics
9 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
9 2 (7.69%) HND
9 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
9 2 (7.69%) Windows
9 2 (7.69%) SQL
9 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
9 2 (7.69%) CCTV
9 2 (7.69%) Change Management
9 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
9 2 (7.69%) Military
9 2 (7.69%) RFID
10 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
10 1 (3.85%) Release Management
10 1 (3.85%) Product Marketing
10 1 (3.85%) Remote Sensing

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 1 (3.85%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Office
2 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.85%) AutoCAD
3 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) RFID
2 1 (3.85%) LTE
2 1 (3.85%) CDMA
2 1 (3.85%) WCDMA
2 1 (3.85%) HTTP
2 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) PowerBuilder
1 1 (3.85%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Military
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Electronics
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Advertising
3 1 (3.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Customer Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Project Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (3.85%) C++ Programmer
4 1 (3.85%) PowerBuilder Developer
4 1 (3.85%) RF Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) RF Design Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Python Programmer
4 1 (3.85%) Marketing Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) IT Support
4 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Programmer
4 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Hardware Design Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Design Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) HTML
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) CSS
1 1 (3.85%) Web Services
1 1 (3.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
2 4 (15.38%) Physics
3 3 (11.54%) Biometrics
4 2 (7.69%) CCTV
5 1 (3.85%) EPoS
5 1 (3.85%) W3C
5 1 (3.85%) Chemistry
5 1 (3.85%) Remote Sensing
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
2 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Project Management
2 2 (7.69%) Change Management
2 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
2 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
3 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
3 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
3 1 (3.85%) Release Management
3 1 (3.85%) Product Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL
3 1 (3.85%) UML
3 1 (3.85%) B2B
3 1 (3.85%) CAD
3 1 (3.85%) SEO
3 1 (3.85%) Migration
3 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.85%) Content Management
3 1 (3.85%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) C
2 4 (15.38%) C++
2 4 (15.38%) Python
2 4 (15.38%) MATLAB
3 2 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.85%) Java
4 1 (3.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Degree
2 8 (30.77%) Security Cleared
3 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
4 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (7.69%) HND
5 1 (3.85%) MCSE
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.85%) MCP
5 1 (3.85%) HNC
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Adobe
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