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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 124 117 101
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -16
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 10 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.35% 0.24% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.32% 0.86% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 2
Median daily rate £338 £423 £256
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.11% +64.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £361 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £485 £301
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £348 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.87% -7.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
Median hourly rate £19.61 £16.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.56% -54.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.56 £15.25 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+21.67% -
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
758 695 640
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.31% 27.51% 27.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 437 428 299
Median daily rate £375 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £200 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 53 60
Median hourly rate £16.10 £22.50 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.43% -27.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £41.75 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

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 27 May 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 27 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
Birmingham +5 4 £338 -20.11% 1
Warwickshire - 3 £458 - 3
Worcestershire - 2 £338 -
Solihull - 1 - - 2
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 14 (82.35%) Degree
2 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 6 (35.29%) Finance
4 5 (29.41%) Information Security
4 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
5 4 (23.53%) Analytics
5 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
5 4 (23.53%) C++
6 3 (17.65%) C
6 3 (17.65%) Oracle
6 3 (17.65%) Project Management
6 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (17.65%) IBM
6 3 (17.65%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (17.65%) SIEM
6 3 (17.65%) Economics
6 3 (17.65%) Business Development
6 3 (17.65%) Security Operations
6 3 (17.65%) Line Management
7 2 (11.76%) Data Flow Diagram
7 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (11.76%) Physics
7 2 (11.76%) Barracuda Networks
7 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
7 2 (11.76%) PCI DSS
7 2 (11.76%) Qualys
7 2 (11.76%) Security Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Security Architecture
7 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001

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 2 (11.76%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (5.88%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) Heroku
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
1 1 (5.88%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Big Data
1 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (5.88%) QlikView
1 1 (5.88%) SAP BI
1 1 (5.88%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Automotive
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Games
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Excel Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Architect
3 2 (11.76%) C Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Operational Security Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Operations Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Security Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Security Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Security Operations Manager
3 2 (11.76%) SOC Manager
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Junior Data Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Security Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Security Operations Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
1 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (5.88%) CSS
1 1 (5.88%) RESTful
1 1 (5.88%) Task Parallel Library
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
3 3 (17.65%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (17.65%) Economics
4 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
4 2 (11.76%) Driving Licence
4 2 (11.76%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (11.76%) Physics
4 2 (11.76%) Smartcard
5 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
5 1 (5.88%) Chemistry
5 1 (5.88%) Neural Network
5 1 (5.88%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (5.88%) Statistics
5 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Information Security
2 4 (23.53%) Analytics
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) Business Development
3 3 (17.65%) Line Management
3 3 (17.65%) Project Management
3 3 (17.65%) Security Operations
3 3 (17.65%) SIEM
4 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.76%) Business Process Mapping
4 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Data Flow Diagram
4 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.76%) Quality Management
4 2 (11.76%) Security Management
4 2 (11.76%) Six Sigma
4 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) C++
2 3 (17.65%) C
3 2 (11.76%) C#
3 2 (11.76%) VBA
4 1 (5.88%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) VC++
Qualifications
1 14 (82.35%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) CISA
2 2 (11.76%) CISM
2 2 (11.76%) CISSP
2 2 (11.76%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) ISAE 3402
1 2 (11.76%) ISO 9001
1 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (11.76%) ISO27005
1 2 (11.76%) PCI DSS
1 2 (11.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) IBM
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) ArcSight
3 2 (11.76%) Barracuda Networks
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco
3 2 (11.76%) Intel Security
3 2 (11.76%) Qualys
3 2 (11.76%) Sun
3 2 (11.76%) Tripwire
4 1 (5.88%) Cognos
4 1 (5.88%) EMC
4 1 (5.88%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (5.88%) Rackspace
4 1 (5.88%) SAP
4 1 (5.88%) Tableau
4 1 (5.88%) TIBCO