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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Applied Mathematics (Applied Maths)
Rank 627 652 626
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -26
Contract jobs citing Applied Mathematics 21 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.014% 0.016%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.042% 0.049%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 6 8
Median daily rate £538 £513 £278
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.87% +84.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £450 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £638 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £333 - £278
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
17780 19182 18392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.28% 33.01% 32.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 11513 11998 11144
Median daily rate £425 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 644 816 800
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £18.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £11.88 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £44.50 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.52 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.39% +5.82%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applied Mathematics within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Applied Mathematics Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Applied Mathematics
Top 7 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 28 September 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 +33 20 £538 +4.87% 6
London +3 17 £560 +9.26% 5
Wiltshire - 3 £333 -
South West - 3 £333 -
Salisbury - 2 £349 -
Scotland +9 1 - -
Angus - 1 - -

Applied Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 25 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 24 (96.00%) Python
3 20 (80.00%) Machine Learning
4 18 (72.00%) Computer Science
5 17 (68.00%) Statistics
6 16 (64.00%) D3.js
6 16 (64.00%) Visualisation
6 16 (64.00%) Apache Spark
7 15 (60.00%) Hadoop
7 15 (60.00%) Degree
8 14 (56.00%) PhD
8 14 (56.00%) Scala
8 14 (56.00%) Tableau
8 14 (56.00%) Big Data
8 14 (56.00%) R
9 12 (48.00%) Data Modelling
10 11 (44.00%) Spotfire
10 11 (44.00%) QlikView
11 10 (40.00%) Artificial Intelligence
11 10 (40.00%) Statistical Analysis
12 9 (36.00%) Java
12 9 (36.00%) Natural Language Processing
12 9 (36.00%) Analytics
12 9 (36.00%) Deep Learning
13 8 (32.00%) Prototyping
13 8 (32.00%) Algorithms
13 8 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (28.00%) GIS
14 7 (28.00%) C++
15 6 (24.00%) SQL

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 (64.00%) Apache Spark
2 4 (16.00%) Apache
3 3 (12.00%) Apache Pig
3 3 (12.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.00%) Stata
2 1 (4.00%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) iTunes
2 3 (12.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (8.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) HTTP
1 4 (16.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (60.00%) Hadoop
2 14 (56.00%) Big Data
3 11 (44.00%) QlikView
3 11 (44.00%) Spotfire
4 7 (28.00%) GIS
5 3 (12.00%) Apache Hive
6 2 (8.00%) Mixpanel
7 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
7 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (4.00%) QGIS
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
2 2 (8.00%) Marketing
2 2 (8.00%) Military
3 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Data Scientist
2 9 (36.00%) Machine Learning Scientist
3 4 (16.00%) Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Machine Learning Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Big Data Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Data Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Market Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (64.00%) D3.js
2 9 (36.00%) Natural Language Processing
3 4 (16.00%) Ajax
3 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (16.00%) CSS
3 4 (16.00%) HTML
3 4 (16.00%) jQuery
3 4 (16.00%) REST
4 3 (12.00%) Django
4 3 (12.00%) GWT
4 3 (12.00%) JavaFX
4 3 (12.00%) TensorFlow
4 3 (12.00%) Vaadin
5 1 (4.00%) Apache Flex
5 1 (4.00%) Flash
5 1 (4.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 25 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 18 (72.00%) Computer Science
3 17 (68.00%) Statistics
4 16 (64.00%) Visualisation
5 10 (40.00%) Artificial Intelligence
6 8 (32.00%) Algorithms
7 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (16.00%) iPad
7 4 (16.00%) iPhone
7 4 (16.00%) Mobile App
7 4 (16.00%) Neural Network
7 4 (16.00%) Physics
8 3 (12.00%) Data Structures
8 3 (12.00%) Ontologies
8 3 (12.00%) Remote Sensing
8 3 (12.00%) Semantic Web
9 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Android
1 4 (16.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (16.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Machine Learning
2 12 (48.00%) Data Modelling
3 10 (40.00%) Statistical Analysis
4 9 (36.00%) Analytics
4 9 (36.00%) Deep Learning
5 8 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (32.00%) Prototyping
6 4 (16.00%) Android Development
6 4 (16.00%) iOS Development
6 4 (16.00%) Mobile Development
6 4 (16.00%) OO
6 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (16.00%) Web Development
7 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) Image Processing
7 3 (12.00%) RDF
7 3 (12.00%) Spatial Analysis
8 2 (8.00%) MapReduce
8 2 (8.00%) Software Testing
8 2 (8.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 24 (96.00%) Python
2 14 (56.00%) R
2 14 (56.00%) Scala
3 9 (36.00%) Java
4 7 (28.00%) C++
5 6 (24.00%) SQL
6 4 (16.00%) C#
6 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (16.00%) Objective-C
6 4 (16.00%) Ruby
7 3 (12.00%) MATLAB
7 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
8 1 (4.00%) ActionScript
8 1 (4.00%) Apple Swift
8 1 (4.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (60.00%) Degree
2 14 (56.00%) PhD
3 3 (12.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Tableau
2 5 (20.00%) Google
3 3 (12.00%) Facebook
4 2 (8.00%) i2
5 1 (4.00%) Alteryx
5 1 (4.00%) ESRI
5 1 (4.00%) Mapinfo
5 1 (4.00%) RapidMiner