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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mathematics (Maths)
England / South West
Rank 107 123 127
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +4
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 23 19 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.91% 0.64% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.39% 2.03% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 11
Median daily rate £500 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £344 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £531 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £15.25 £13.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.30% -14.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +14.75%

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
678 937 786
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 26.71% 31.45% 25.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 457 642 487
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £228 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £366
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 66 53
Median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +56.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.88 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.22% +22.85%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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
Wiltshire +6 8 £505 +26.25%
Gloucestershire +13 6 £500 +11.11% 3
Devon +14 4 - -
Bristol -5 3 £305 -42.58% 8
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 33 (82.50%) Degree
2 22 (55.00%) Security Cleared
3 19 (47.50%) Physics
4 18 (45.00%) DV Cleared
5 17 (42.50%) Requirements Management
5 17 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 16 (40.00%) Java
7 13 (32.50%) C
8 12 (30.00%) Big Data
9 10 (25.00%) Hadoop
10 9 (22.50%) Amazon AWS
10 9 (22.50%) Amazon S3
10 9 (22.50%) Change Management
10 9 (22.50%) Validation
10 9 (22.50%) MODAF
10 9 (22.50%) SysML
10 9 (22.50%) TOGAF
10 9 (22.50%) C++
10 9 (22.50%) ITIL
10 9 (22.50%) UML
11 7 (17.50%) Python
11 7 (17.50%) Statistics
11 7 (17.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 6 (15.00%) Computer Science
13 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
13 5 (12.50%) Analytics
13 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (12.50%) Management Information System
14 4 (10.00%) Spring

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 4 (10.00%) SAS
2 1 (2.50%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Stata
2 1 (2.50%) Simulink
2 1 (2.50%) Stateflow
Cloud Services
1 9 (22.50%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (22.50%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.00%) Big Data
2 10 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (7.50%) GIS
4 1 (2.50%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.50%) Base SAS
4 1 (2.50%) QlikView
4 1 (2.50%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 1 (2.50%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (10.00%) Military
2 1 (2.50%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.50%) Banking
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Marketing
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
2 1 (2.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (12.50%) Data Scientist
3 4 (10.00%) Developer
3 4 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (7.50%) Architect
4 3 (7.50%) Deployment Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Windows Deployment Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Test Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Business Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Information Assurance Leader
6 1 (2.50%) Programmer
6 1 (2.50%) SAS Programmer
6 1 (2.50%) Security Architect
6 1 (2.50%) Security Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.50%) Systems Architect
6 1 (2.50%) Test Leader
6 1 (2.50%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) Spring
2 3 (7.50%) Django
2 3 (7.50%) GWT
2 3 (7.50%) JavaFX
2 3 (7.50%) TensorFlow
2 3 (7.50%) Vaadin
3 1 (2.50%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 19 (47.50%) Physics
2 7 (17.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 7 (17.50%) Statistics
3 6 (15.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 3 (7.50%) Applied Mathematics
5 3 (7.50%) Neural Network
5 3 (7.50%) Ontologies
5 3 (7.50%) Remote Sensing
5 3 (7.50%) Semantic Web
5 3 (7.50%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.50%) Credit Risk
6 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Linux
1 3 (7.50%) Windows
1 3 (7.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (42.50%) Requirements Management
2 16 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 9 (22.50%) Change Management
3 9 (22.50%) ITIL
3 9 (22.50%) MODAF
3 9 (22.50%) SysML
3 9 (22.50%) TOGAF
3 9 (22.50%) UML
3 9 (22.50%) Validation
4 5 (12.50%) Analytics
5 4 (10.00%) Machine Learning
6 3 (7.50%) Coaching
6 3 (7.50%) Data Migration
6 3 (7.50%) Data Modelling
6 3 (7.50%) Deep Learning
6 3 (7.50%) Image Processing
6 3 (7.50%) Master Data Management
6 3 (7.50%) RDF
6 3 (7.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (40.00%) Java
2 13 (32.50%) C
3 9 (22.50%) C++
4 7 (17.50%) Python
5 3 (7.50%) R
6 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.00%) MATLAB
6 2 (5.00%) SQL
7 1 (2.50%) Ada
7 1 (2.50%) Fortran
7 1 (2.50%) Perl
7 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 33 (82.50%) Degree
2 22 (55.00%) Security Cleared
3 18 (45.00%) DV Cleared
4 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.00%) Postgraduate
6 1 (2.50%) A+ Certification
6 1 (2.50%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Kibana
2 2 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Facebook
1 3 (7.50%) Google
2 2 (5.00%) HP
2 2 (5.00%) i2
3 1 (2.50%) CA
3 1 (2.50%) MathWorks
3 1 (2.50%) Tableau