The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 42 41 33
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 4 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.95% 0.27% 1.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.49% 1.37% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£525 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £12.42
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £15.25 £15.25
Mathematics
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Miscellaneous Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
89 73 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 21.09% 19.62% 19.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 50 45
Average daily rate £418 £400 £416
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -3.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £273 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £561 £522 £549
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 5
Average hourly rate £16.72 £32.50 £25.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.55% +28.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.11 £14.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.50%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mathematics across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Mathematics
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Mathematics Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Mathematics
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mathematics across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

Mathematics Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Mathematics
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Mathematics Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Mathematics
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 3 (75.00%) SAS
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Time Series Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Base SAS
3 2 (50.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (50.00%) Regression Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 2 (50.00%) Physics
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Economics
4 1 (25.00%) Statistics
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) Quantitative Risk Management
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 3 (75.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Base SAS
1 2 (50.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Python Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (25.00%) Economics
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Regression Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Statistical Modelling
1 2 (50.00%) Time Series Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Quantitative Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
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