The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Applied Mathematics in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Applied Mathematics over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Applied Mathematics (Applied Maths)
Rank 629 638 621
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -17
Contract jobs citing Applied Mathematics 9 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.020% 0.014%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.054% 0.060% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 6
Median daily rate £525 £425 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% +27.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £292 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £675 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £335
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
16556 18240 17894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.52% 33.34% 31.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 10728 11465 11353
Median daily rate £430 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 582 787 748
Median hourly rate £19.38 £20.63 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +22.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.32 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.81 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-5.93% +19.61%

Applied Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Applied Mathematics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applied Mathematics within the UK over the 3 months to 6 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
England +3 7 £525 +23.52% 6
London -5 7 £525 +23.52% 2
Angus - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - -

Applied Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Applied Mathematics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Applied Mathematics.

1 30 (100.00%) Python
1 30 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 26 (86.67%) Machine Learning
3 24 (80.00%) Computer Science
4 22 (73.33%) Statistics
5 19 (63.33%) R
5 19 (63.33%) Scala
6 18 (60.00%) PhD
7 17 (56.67%) Visualisation
7 17 (56.67%) D3.js
8 16 (53.33%) Apache Spark
9 15 (50.00%) Big Data
9 15 (50.00%) Degree
10 14 (46.67%) Hadoop
11 13 (43.33%) Tableau
11 13 (43.33%) Algorithms
11 13 (43.33%) Analytics
12 12 (40.00%) Data Modelling
13 11 (36.67%) Artificial Intelligence
14 10 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
14 10 (33.33%) Spotfire
14 10 (33.33%) Java
14 10 (33.33%) Natural Language Processing
14 10 (33.33%) QlikView
15 9 (30.00%) Deep Learning
15 9 (30.00%) OO
16 8 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
16 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
16 8 (26.67%) Prototyping
17 7 (23.33%) C++

Applied Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills 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 16 (53.33%) Apache Spark
2 4 (13.33%) Apache
3 3 (10.00%) Apache Pig
4 2 (6.67%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.67%) Stata
2 1 (3.33%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (13.33%) iTunes
2 2 (6.67%) Flurry Analytics
2 2 (6.67%) Google Analytics
3 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) HTTP
1 4 (13.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (50.00%) Big Data
2 14 (46.67%) Hadoop
3 10 (33.33%) QlikView
3 10 (33.33%) Spotfire
4 5 (16.67%) GIS
5 3 (10.00%) Apache Hive
6 2 (6.67%) Mixpanel
6 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (3.33%) HBase
7 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
7 1 (3.33%) Neo4j
7 1 (3.33%) QGIS
7 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
7 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Marketing
3 2 (6.67%) Military
4 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (73.33%) Data Scientist
2 9 (30.00%) Machine Learning Scientist
3 5 (16.67%) Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Consultant
4 4 (13.33%) Machine Learning Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Big Data Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Data Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Artificial Intelligence Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (56.67%) D3.js
2 10 (33.33%) Natural Language Processing
3 5 (16.67%) Pandas
3 5 (16.67%) scikit-learn
4 4 (13.33%) Ajax
4 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
4 4 (13.33%) CSS
4 4 (13.33%) Django
4 4 (13.33%) HTML
4 4 (13.33%) jQuery
4 4 (13.33%) REST
5 3 (10.00%) Flash
5 3 (10.00%) GWT
5 3 (10.00%) JavaFX
5 3 (10.00%) TensorFlow
5 3 (10.00%) Vaadin
6 2 (6.67%) Apache Flex
6 2 (6.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 1 (3.33%) .NET
7 1 (3.33%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 30 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 24 (80.00%) Computer Science
3 22 (73.33%) Statistics
4 17 (56.67%) Visualisation
5 13 (43.33%) Algorithms
6 11 (36.67%) Artificial Intelligence
7 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (16.67%) Physics
9 4 (13.33%) iPad
9 4 (13.33%) iPhone
9 4 (13.33%) Mobile App
9 4 (13.33%) Neural Network
10 3 (10.00%) Ontologies
10 3 (10.00%) Remote Sensing
10 3 (10.00%) Semantic Web
11 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
11 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Android
1 4 (13.33%) Apple iOS
1 4 (13.33%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (86.67%) Machine Learning
2 13 (43.33%) Analytics
3 12 (40.00%) Data Modelling
4 10 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
5 9 (30.00%) Deep Learning
5 9 (30.00%) OO
6 8 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (26.67%) Prototyping
7 5 (16.67%) Anomaly Detection
8 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (13.33%) Android Development
8 4 (13.33%) iOS Development
8 4 (13.33%) Mobile Development
8 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
8 4 (13.33%) Web Development
9 3 (10.00%) Image Processing
9 3 (10.00%) RDF
9 3 (10.00%) Spatial Analysis
10 2 (6.67%) Open Source
10 2 (6.67%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Python
2 19 (63.33%) R
2 19 (63.33%) Scala
3 10 (33.33%) Java
4 7 (23.33%) C++
5 6 (20.00%) SQL
6 5 (16.67%) C#
7 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
7 4 (13.33%) Objective-C
7 4 (13.33%) Ruby
8 3 (10.00%) ActionScript
8 3 (10.00%) Apple Swift
8 3 (10.00%) Shell Script
9 2 (6.67%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 18 (60.00%) PhD
2 15 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (10.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) Tableau
2 5 (16.67%) Google
3 3 (10.00%) Facebook
4 2 (6.67%) i2
5 1 (3.33%) Alteryx
5 1 (3.33%) ESRI
5 1 (3.33%) Mapinfo
5 1 (3.33%) RapidMiner