The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mathematics in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 117 111 97
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -14
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 17 7 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.62% 0.27% 0.80%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.23% 0.99% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 9
Median daily rate £236 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.30% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £325 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £325 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Median hourly rate £19.25 £17.50 £15.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +13.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £15.70 £14.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.45 £31.50 £16.57
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £15.25 £15.25
Mathematics
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
762 710 680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.88% 27.78% 28.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 480 400 382
Median daily rate £375 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £175 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £503 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 48 58
Median hourly rate £24.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £11.00 £11.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +14.70%

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Mathematics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Mathematics Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Mathematics
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Mathematics across the West Midlands region.

Mathematics Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Mathematics
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mathematics across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Mathematics Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Mathematics
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Mathematics across the West Midlands region.

Mathematics Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Mathematics
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mathematics across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Mathematics Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Mathematics
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
Warwickshire 0 5 £317 -
Coventry -7 4 £168 -48.23%
Shropshire - 4 £330 -
Birmingham -4 2 £444 - 5
Worcestershire - 1 £300 - 2
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Mathematics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 16 (64.00%) Degree
2 8 (32.00%) C
3 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
4 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (24.00%) Finance
5 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (20.00%) SQL
6 4 (16.00%) Oracle
6 4 (16.00%) ITIL
6 4 (16.00%) SAS
6 4 (16.00%) SPSS
6 4 (16.00%) Banking
6 4 (16.00%) Statistics
7 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (12.00%) Maven
7 3 (12.00%) Ubuntu
7 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (12.00%) React
7 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
7 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
7 3 (12.00%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (12.00%) Java EE
7 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (12.00%) FastStats
7 3 (12.00%) Visualisation
7 3 (12.00%) Regression Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) Data Visualisation
7 3 (12.00%) Debian
7 3 (12.00%) Scrum
7 3 (12.00%) Automotive

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 4 (16.00%) SAS
2 3 (12.00%) Apache
2 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Pig
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) SPSS
2 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) FastStats
2 2 (8.00%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) MySQL
1 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.00%) Big Data
2 2 (8.00%) Power BI
3 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.00%) QlikView
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (12.00%) Maven
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Banking
3 3 (12.00%) Automotive
4 1 (4.00%) Retail
4 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Data Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Developer
4 3 (12.00%) CRM Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Data Scientist
5 2 (8.00%) Graduate
5 2 (8.00%) Service Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Service Transition Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Test Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) Transition Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Architect
6 1 (4.00%) C++ Developer
6 1 (4.00%) IT Auditor
6 1 (4.00%) Project Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Report Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (12.00%) CSS
1 3 (12.00%) HTML
1 3 (12.00%) Java EE
1 3 (12.00%) KnockoutJS
1 3 (12.00%) Polymer
1 3 (12.00%) React
1 3 (12.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (16.00%) Statistics
4 3 (12.00%) Visualisation
5 2 (8.00%) Algorithms
5 2 (8.00%) Physics
5 2 (8.00%) PMI
6 1 (4.00%) Chemistry
6 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (4.00%) Neural Network
6 1 (4.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Debian
1 3 (12.00%) Linux
1 3 (12.00%) Ubuntu
1 3 (12.00%) Unix
2 2 (8.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (16.00%) ITIL
3 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.00%) CRM
3 3 (12.00%) Data Visualisation
3 3 (12.00%) Regression Analysis
3 3 (12.00%) Scrum
3 3 (12.00%) Service Design
3 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (8.00%) ETL
4 2 (8.00%) ITSM
4 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.00%) Service Management
4 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.00%) Stochastic Modelling
4 2 (8.00%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) C
2 5 (20.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.00%) Java
3 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.00%) C++
4 2 (8.00%) Python
4 2 (8.00%) R
5 1 (4.00%) Ruby
5 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.00%) VB
5 1 (4.00%) VBA
5 1 (4.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 16 (64.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) ISEB
2 2 (8.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (8.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.00%) MCSA
3 1 (4.00%) MCSE
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.00%) SAP
4 1 (4.00%) Google
4 1 (4.00%) IBM