The table below looks at the statistics for Mathematica skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mathematica over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wolfram Research Mathematica
Rank 642 - 616
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Mathematica 4 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% - 0.013%
As % of the Applications category 0.070% - 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £409
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
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 Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
5730 6820 6943
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.67% 12.18% 12.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3448 3731 3714
Median daily rate £350 £335 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £160 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 449 692 721
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.90 £34.40 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

Mathematica
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Mathematica as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

Mathematica Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Mathematica
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Mathematica within the UK.

Mathematica Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Mathematica
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Mathematica within the UK.

Mathematica Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Mathematica
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematica within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 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
London - 4 - - 1
England - 4 - - 1

Mathematica
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Mathematica 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 Mathematica.

1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) C++
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 4 (66.67%) Informatica
2 4 (66.67%) MicroStrategy
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) MATLAB
3 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
5 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (16.67%) Time Management
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Maple
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) LDAP
5 1 (16.67%) HTTPS
5 1 (16.67%) SSL
5 1 (16.67%) Fortran
5 1 (16.67%) NFS
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (16.67%) VB.NET

Mathematica
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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Maple
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTPS
1 1 (16.67%) LDAP
1 1 (16.67%) SSH
1 1 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Informatica Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Derivative
2 1 (16.67%) Equities
2 1 (16.67%) Fixed Income
2 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C++
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
3 3 (50.00%) MATLAB
4 2 (33.33%) Python
5 1 (16.67%) Fortran
5 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) NFS
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Informatica
1 4 (66.67%) MicroStrategy
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
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