The table below looks at the statistics for Applied Mathematics skills 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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Applied Mathematics (Applied Maths)
UK
Rank 586 617 609
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -8
Contract jobs citing Applied Mathematics 11 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.023% 0.004%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.030% 0.028% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 1
Median daily rate £375 £225 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £215 £250
% change year-on-year
- -14.00%
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 Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37065 42986 41665
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.79% 82.74% 79.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 24644 28105 26278
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 929 1180 1114
Median hourly rate £35.75 £38.75 £27.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.74% +41.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

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 Processes & Methodologies 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 26 February 2017.

Applied Mathematics Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Applied Mathematics
Top 5 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 26 February 2017. 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 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 +24 8 £375 +66.66% 2
London +18 8 £375 -6.25% 1
Scotland - 3 - -
Angus - 3 - -
City of London - 1 £275 -

Applied Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 23 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 21 (91.30%) Python
3 18 (78.26%) Computer Science
4 16 (69.57%) Machine Learning
5 15 (65.22%) Scala
6 13 (56.52%) R
6 13 (56.52%) Algorithms
6 13 (56.52%) Statistics
6 13 (56.52%) PhD
7 11 (47.83%) Degree
7 11 (47.83%) Apache Spark
7 11 (47.83%) Big Data
8 10 (43.48%) Analytics
8 10 (43.48%) D3.js
8 10 (43.48%) Visualisation
8 10 (43.48%) OO
9 9 (39.13%) Hadoop
10 7 (30.43%) Tableau
10 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (30.43%) C++
10 7 (30.43%) Java
11 6 (26.09%) C#
11 6 (26.09%) Finance
11 6 (26.09%) Physics
11 6 (26.09%) Statistical Analysis
11 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (26.09%) Artificial Intelligence
11 6 (26.09%) Natural Language Processing
12 5 (21.74%) Apple iOS
12 5 (21.74%) iPad

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 11 (47.83%) Apache Spark
2 3 (13.04%) Apache
3 2 (8.70%) Apache Pig
4 1 (4.35%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) SPSS
1 1 (4.35%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) iTunes
2 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.35%) Flurry Analytics
3 1 (4.35%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) HTTP
1 3 (13.04%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) Big Data
2 9 (39.13%) Hadoop
3 5 (21.74%) QlikView
3 5 (21.74%) Spotfire
4 3 (13.04%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (13.04%) HBase
5 2 (8.70%) Apache Hive
5 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (4.35%) GIS
6 1 (4.35%) Mixpanel
6 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
6 1 (4.35%) Neo4j
6 1 (4.35%) QGIS
6 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
6 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Data Scientist
2 6 (26.09%) Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Consultant
3 5 (21.74%) Machine Learning Consultant
3 5 (21.74%) Software Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Junior
4 4 (17.39%) Junior Consultant
5 3 (13.04%) Machine Learning Scientist
6 2 (8.70%) Big Data Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Cassandra Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Data Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Artificial Intelligence Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Hadoop Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) D3.js
2 6 (26.09%) Natural Language Processing
3 5 (21.74%) Flash
3 5 (21.74%) Pandas
3 5 (21.74%) scikit-learn
4 3 (13.04%) Ajax
4 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
4 3 (13.04%) CSS
4 3 (13.04%) HTML
4 3 (13.04%) jQuery
4 3 (13.04%) REST
5 2 (8.70%) Apache Flex
5 2 (8.70%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (4.35%) .NET
6 1 (4.35%) Bokeh
6 1 (4.35%) Django
6 1 (4.35%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 18 (78.26%) Computer Science
2 13 (56.52%) Algorithms
3 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (21.74%) iPad
4 5 (21.74%) iPhone
4 5 (21.74%) Mobile App
5 3 (13.04%) Fintech
6 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Android
1 5 (21.74%) Apple iOS
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Unix
2 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 16 (69.57%) Machine Learning
3 13 (56.52%) Statistics
4 10 (43.48%) Analytics
4 10 (43.48%) OO
4 10 (43.48%) Visualisation
5 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (26.09%) Artificial Intelligence
5 6 (26.09%) Physics
5 6 (26.09%) Statistical Analysis
6 5 (21.74%) Android Development
6 5 (21.74%) Anomaly Detection
6 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (21.74%) iOS Development
6 5 (21.74%) Mobile Development
6 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
7 4 (17.39%) Prototyping
8 3 (13.04%) Deep Learning
8 3 (13.04%) Web Development
9 2 (8.70%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) Python
2 15 (65.22%) Scala
3 13 (56.52%) R
4 7 (30.43%) C++
4 7 (30.43%) Java
5 6 (26.09%) C#
6 5 (21.74%) ActionScript
6 5 (21.74%) Apple Swift
6 5 (21.74%) Objective-C
6 5 (21.74%) Ruby
6 5 (21.74%) SQL
7 4 (17.39%) Shell Script
8 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
9 1 (4.35%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) PhD
2 11 (47.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) HDFS
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Tableau
2 1 (4.35%) Alteryx
2 1 (4.35%) ESRI
2 1 (4.35%) Google
2 1 (4.35%) Mapinfo
2 1 (4.35%) RapidMiner