The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Applied Mathematics in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Applied Mathematics over the 3 months to 23 July 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.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Applied Mathematics (Applied Maths)
Rank 577 566 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing Applied Mathematics 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.006% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.022% 0.022% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
13575 13529 14275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 25.21% 26.54% 24.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 8238 8164 8195
Average daily rate £413 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 546 610 770
Average hourly rate £20.50 £22.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.81% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -21.15%

Applied Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Applied Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Applied Mathematics
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Applied Mathematics within the UK.

Applied Mathematics Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Applied Mathematics
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applied Mathematics within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 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
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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
England -14 3 - - 4
London +1 2 - - 2
Cambridgeshire - 1 - - 1
East of England - 1 - - 1
Cambridge - 1 - - 1
City of London - - - - 2

Applied Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Applied 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 Applied Mathematics.

1 5 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (60.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Statistics
3 2 (40.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Hybrid Derivative
4 1 (20.00%) Derivative
4 1 (20.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 1 (20.00%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (20.00%) Physics
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Quantitative Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) SCOM
4 1 (20.00%) Stochastic Calculus
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (20.00%) Monte Carlo Method
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (20.00%) Proofpoint
4 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Pattern Recognition
4 1 (20.00%) Basel III
4 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management

Applied Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Applied 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 Applied Mathematics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Lotus Domino
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
1 1 (20.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Quantitative Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (40.00%) Statistics
3 1 (20.00%) Physics
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Credit Derivative
3 1 (20.00%) Neural Network
3 1 (20.00%) Hybrid Derivative
3 1 (20.00%) Derivative
3 1 (20.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 1 (20.00%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Quantitative Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Stochastic Calculus
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (20.00%) Monte Carlo Method
2 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Pattern Recognition
2 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (20.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) VBA
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PhD
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
1 1 (20.00%) Basel III
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Juniper
1 1 (20.00%) TIBCO
1 1 (20.00%) Remedy
1 1 (20.00%) TOWER Software
1 1 (20.00%) Proofpoint
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