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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Applied Mathematics over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Applied Mathematics (Applied Maths)
Rank 605 583 595
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +12
Contract jobs citing Applied Mathematics 7 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.006% 0.016%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.040% 0.018% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 9
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£270 £340 £558
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% -39.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £136 £525
10% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £448 £686
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £340 -
% change year-on-year
-20.58% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
17586 16390 17257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.53% 31.06% 29.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 10697 10107 9986
Average daily rate £400 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £243 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 732 670 874
Average hourly rate £18.73 £18.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.02% -28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -32.69%

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 9 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 19 September 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 -5 7 £270 -20.58% 3
East of England - 6 £270 - 1
London +13 1 - - 1
Nottingham - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
City of London - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - -
Cambridge - - - -

Applied Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 11 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 8 (72.73%) Statistics
3 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
3 7 (63.64%) Python
4 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 6 (54.55%) SAS
4 6 (54.55%) Operations Research
4 6 (54.55%) Economics
4 6 (54.55%) Predictive Modelling
5 5 (45.45%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 5 (45.45%) Hadoop
5 5 (45.45%) Oracle ODI
5 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database
5 5 (45.45%) Teradata
5 5 (45.45%) ETL
5 5 (45.45%) Informatica
5 5 (45.45%) Oracle
6 3 (27.27%) C++
6 3 (27.27%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) R
7 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 2 (18.18%) C
8 1 (9.09%) Service Management
8 1 (9.09%) Change Management
8 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
8 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
8 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
8 1 (9.09%) Workflow
8 1 (9.09%) TIBCO
8 1 (9.09%) Remedy

Applied Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 6 (54.55%) SAS
2 1 (9.09%) Lotus Domino
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SMTP
1 1 (9.09%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SAS Enterprise Miner
1 5 (45.45%) Hadoop
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle ODI
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) Data Mining
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
1 1 (9.09%) Eclipse RCP
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Data Scientist
2 2 (18.18%) Data Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Quantitative Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
1 1 (9.09%) jQuery
1 1 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 8 (72.73%) Statistics
3 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
4 6 (54.55%) Economics
5 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
5 1 (9.09%) Physics
5 1 (9.09%) Credit Risk
5 1 (9.09%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (9.09%) Neural Network
5 1 (9.09%) Hybrid Derivative
5 1 (9.09%) Derivative
5 1 (9.09%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 1 (9.09%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Operations Research
1 6 (54.55%) Predictive Modelling
2 5 (45.45%) ETL
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Workflow
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) UML
4 1 (9.09%) Quantitative Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Stochastic Calculus
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Time Series Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (9.09%) Machine Learning
4 1 (9.09%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Python
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) C++
3 3 (27.27%) R
4 2 (18.18%) C
5 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
5 1 (9.09%) Perl
5 1 (9.09%) VBA
5 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) PhD
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
1 1 (9.09%) Basel III
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
1 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Teradata
1 5 (45.45%) Informatica
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) TIBCO
2 1 (9.09%) Remedy
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Juniper
2 1 (9.09%) Business Objects
2 1 (9.09%) TOWER Software
2 1 (9.09%) Proofpoint
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