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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Applied Mathematics (Applied Maths)
Rank 643 630 628
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Contract jobs citing Applied Mathematics 4 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.005% 0.006%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.022% 0.017% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £450 £620 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.41% -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £620 -
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
17832 17935 17416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.24% 31.96% 32.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 11535 11197 10680
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 626 679 704
Median hourly rate £22.00 £18.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.91% -9.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.07 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -16.66%

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 30 June 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
Edinburgh - 3 - -
Scotland - 3 - -
England +9 1 £450 -27.41% 6
London - 1 £450 - 3

Applied Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 14 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 13 (92.86%) Python
3 10 (71.43%) Algorithms
4 9 (64.29%) Degree
5 8 (57.14%) SQL
6 6 (42.86%) C++
6 6 (42.86%) MATLAB
7 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
7 5 (35.71%) PhD
7 5 (35.71%) Postgraduate
7 5 (35.71%) Physics
7 5 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (35.71%) Machine Learning
8 4 (28.57%) R
8 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
8 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
8 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
8 4 (28.57%) Hadoop
9 3 (21.43%) Android
9 3 (21.43%) iPhone
9 3 (21.43%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
9 3 (21.43%) CUDA
9 3 (21.43%) iPad
9 3 (21.43%) Linux
9 3 (21.43%) OO
9 3 (21.43%) C#
9 3 (21.43%) Java
9 3 (21.43%) Ruby
9 3 (21.43%) GIS

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 3 (21.43%) Apache Spark
2 2 (14.29%) Apache Pig
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
3 1 (7.14%) DNN
3 1 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (7.14%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (21.43%) iTunes
2 2 (14.29%) GitHub
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon S3
3 1 (7.14%) Heroku
3 1 (7.14%) IaaS
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Hadoop
2 3 (21.43%) GIS
3 2 (14.29%) Apache Hive
4 1 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (7.14%) Big Data
4 1 (7.14%) HBase
4 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
4 1 (7.14%) QlikView
4 1 (7.14%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Research Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Senior Research Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Data Scientist
4 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Trainer
5 1 (7.14%) Machine Learning Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Market Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) TensorFlow
1 2 (14.29%) Theano
2 1 (7.14%) COM
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 10 (71.43%) Algorithms
3 5 (35.71%) Physics
4 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 3 (21.43%) CUDA
5 3 (21.43%) Data Structures
5 3 (21.43%) iPad
5 3 (21.43%) iPhone
5 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
6 2 (14.29%) Statistics
7 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (7.14%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Android
1 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (35.71%) Machine Learning
1 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
2 3 (21.43%) Android Development
2 3 (21.43%) iOS Development
2 3 (21.43%) Mobile Development
2 3 (21.43%) OO
3 1 (7.14%) Analytics
3 1 (7.14%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Data Management
3 1 (7.14%) Deep Learning
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps
3 1 (7.14%) Disruptive Innovation
3 1 (7.14%) Econometrics
3 1 (7.14%) Functional Programming
3 1 (7.14%) Speech Recognition
3 1 (7.14%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) Python
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) C++
3 6 (42.86%) MATLAB
4 4 (28.57%) R
5 3 (21.43%) C#
5 3 (21.43%) Java
5 3 (21.43%) Objective-C
5 3 (21.43%) Ruby
6 2 (14.29%) Haskell
6 2 (14.29%) Julia
6 2 (14.29%) Scala
7 1 (7.14%) Clojure
7 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
7 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Degree
2 5 (35.71%) PhD
2 5 (35.71%) Postgraduate
3 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Ansible
1 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) Tableau