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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 140 105 107
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +2
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 6 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.18% 0.33% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.66% 1.15% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 2
Median daily rate £320 £450 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +55.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £425 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £525 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £8.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £19.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+14.47% +24.59%
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
913 693 711
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.75% 28.19% 28.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 565 414 342
Median daily rate £388 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £229 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 66 65
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.60 £23.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% -28.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £11.78 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £19.29 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+15.34% -1.07%

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 30 August 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
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 30 August 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
Worcestershire - 3 £320 -
Warwickshire -5 2 £550 +22.22% 1
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 12 (80.00%) Degree
2 8 (53.33%) Finance
3 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
5 4 (26.67%) SPSS
5 4 (26.67%) C++
5 4 (26.67%) Oracle
5 4 (26.67%) ITIL
5 4 (26.67%) IBM
5 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (20.00%) Quality Management
6 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (20.00%) C
6 3 (20.00%) SAS
6 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (20.00%) Banking
6 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
6 3 (20.00%) Statistics
6 3 (20.00%) Visualisation
6 3 (20.00%) Analytics
7 2 (13.33%) SABSA
7 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
7 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
7 2 (13.33%) Regression Analysis
7 2 (13.33%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (13.33%) Security Architecture
7 2 (13.33%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3

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 3 (20.00%) SAS
2 2 (13.33%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) SPSS
2 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Heroku
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
1 1 (6.67%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) Big Data
2 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (6.67%) Power BI
2 1 (6.67%) QlikView
2 1 (6.67%) Roambi
2 1 (6.67%) SAP BI
2 1 (6.67%) SAS Visual Analytics
2 1 (6.67%) Spotfire
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
2 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Automotive
3 1 (6.67%) Games
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) C Developer
4 2 (13.33%) CRM Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Data Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Security Architect
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C++ Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Data Scientist
5 1 (6.67%) Excel Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) HR Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Reporting Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Service Transition Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Transformation Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Transformation Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Transition Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) RESTful
1 1 (6.67%) Task Parallel Library
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (20.00%) Statistics
3 3 (20.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (13.33%) Driving Licence
4 2 (13.33%) Economics
4 2 (13.33%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (13.33%) Smartcard
5 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
5 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (6.67%) Neural Network
5 1 (6.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) Analytics
2 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (20.00%) Quality Management
2 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (13.33%) Business Development
3 2 (13.33%) CRM
3 2 (13.33%) Data Management
3 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
3 2 (13.33%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (13.33%) Information Security
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
3 2 (13.33%) Regression Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) SABSA
3 2 (13.33%) Security Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) Security Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Service Design
3 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) C++
2 3 (20.00%) C
3 2 (13.33%) C#
3 2 (13.33%) VC++
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) R
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) CISA
2 2 (13.33%) CISM
2 2 (13.33%) CISSP
2 2 (13.33%) IISP
3 1 (6.67%) ISEB
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISAE 3402
1 2 (13.33%) ISO 9001
1 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (13.33%) ISO27005
1 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
1 2 (13.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) IBM
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) ArcSight
3 2 (13.33%) Barracuda Networks
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) Intel Security
3 2 (13.33%) Qualys
3 2 (13.33%) SAP
3 2 (13.33%) Sun
3 2 (13.33%) Tripwire
4 1 (6.67%) Cognos
4 1 (6.67%) Hyperion
4 1 (6.67%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (6.67%) Rackspace
4 1 (6.67%) Tableau
4 1 (6.67%) TIBCO