The first 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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the West Midlands region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mathematics (Maths)
Rank 108 102 88
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -14
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 10 1 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.42% 0.055% 0.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.10% 0.32% 4.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 5
Average daily rate £235 - £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £11.15
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.40 - £8.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.20 - £11.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £12.42 £17.28
% change year-on-year
+22.78% -28.12%
Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
477 317 375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.06% 17.30% 16.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 156 156
Average daily rate £325 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £205 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 36 33
Average hourly rate £30.00 £16.50 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% +1.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mathematics across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 18 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Coventry - 4 £235 - 2
Birmingham - 3 £256 - 3
Warwickshire -2 1 - - 2
Solihull - 1 - -
Wolverhampton - - - -
Herefordshire - - - -
Shropshire - - - -
Staffordshire - - - - 3
Worcestershire - - - - 1
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing 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 Mathematics.

1 8 (38.10%) Degree
2 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
3 4 (19.05%) Big Data
3 4 (19.05%) Analytics
3 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 4 (19.05%) C
3 4 (19.05%) Data Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) Economics
4 3 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) Statistics
4 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 3 (14.29%) Finance
4 3 (14.29%) HTML
4 3 (14.29%) .NET
4 3 (14.29%) MS Office
4 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 3 (14.29%) SAS
4 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (14.29%) Time Management
5 2 (9.52%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 2 (9.52%) Physics
5 2 (9.52%) Scala
5 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
5 2 (9.52%) Apache Pig
5 2 (9.52%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (9.52%) R
5 2 (9.52%) MapReduce
5 2 (9.52%) Apache Hive
5 2 (9.52%) SPSS

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing 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 Mathematics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (14.29%) SAS
2 2 (9.52%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Office
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) SPSS
2 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Big Data
2 2 (9.52%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
2 2 (9.52%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Developer
1 5 (23.81%) Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Customer Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Web Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Design Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Data Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) SAS Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Service Management Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
4 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
4 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Coordinator
4 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Data Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Information Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) HTML
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) MapReduce
2 2 (9.52%) XML
2 2 (9.52%) XSLT
2 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
2 2 (9.52%) DHTML
3 1 (4.76%) Ajax
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) CSS3
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (4.76%) HTML5
3 1 (4.76%) WCF
3 1 (4.76%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
2 3 (14.29%) Economics
2 3 (14.29%) Statistics
3 2 (9.52%) Physics
4 1 (4.76%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.76%) Machine Learning
4 1 (4.76%) Human Factors
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Analytics
1 4 (19.05%) Data Analysis
2 3 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
2 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (14.29%) Time Management
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL
3 2 (9.52%) Change Management
3 2 (9.52%) Requirements Management
3 2 (9.52%) Web Development
3 2 (9.52%) Logistics
3 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Predictive Analytics
4 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.76%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (4.76%) TOGAF
4 1 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) ITSM
4 1 (4.76%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) C
3 2 (9.52%) Scala
3 2 (9.52%) R
3 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.76%) C#
4 1 (4.76%) VBA
4 1 (4.76%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) PhD
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) IBM
2 1 (4.76%) Sage
2 1 (4.76%) Splunk
2 1 (4.76%) MapR
2 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow
2 1 (4.76%) Cloudera
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