The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for Mathematics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Mathematics (Maths)
County Antrim / Belfast
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 2.43% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.82% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £717 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £355
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £19.61 £13.71
% change year-on-year +42.78% +43.03%  

Mathematics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Belfast
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 177 91 80
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 85.92% 82.73% 80.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 42 43
Median daily rate £400 £300 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +39.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £109 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Median hourly rate £16.81 £14.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.89% -17.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Belfast citing Mathematics as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in Belfast

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Mathematics in Belfast.

Contractor daily rate trend for Mathematics in Belfast

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mathematics in Belfast over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mathematics in Belfast

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mathematics in Belfast

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Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 14 (93.33%) Degree
2 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (60.00%) TDD
3 9 (60.00%) Information Security
3 9 (60.00%) Integration Testing
3 9 (60.00%) Finance
3 9 (60.00%) Equity Derivative
3 9 (60.00%) Java
3 9 (60.00%) SQL
3 9 (60.00%) OOD
3 9 (60.00%) Front Office
3 9 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (60.00%) Multithreading
3 9 (60.00%) BDD
4 8 (53.33%) C++
4 8 (53.33%) Python
5 6 (40.00%) C#
5 6 (40.00%) NoSQL
6 5 (33.33%) Data Validation
6 5 (33.33%) Validation
7 4 (26.67%) Banking
8 3 (20.00%) Flash
8 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
8 3 (20.00%) Economics
8 3 (20.00%) Derivative
8 3 (20.00%) Equities
8 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
8 3 (20.00%) WPF
8 3 (20.00%) PnL Attribution
8 3 (20.00%) Analytics

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (20.00%) KDB
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
1 9 (60.00%) Front Office
2 4 (26.67%) Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Electronics
3 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
1 9 (60.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Lead Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Embedded Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Test Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Flash
1 3 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Equity Derivative
2 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (20.00%) Derivative
2 3 (20.00%) Equities
3 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) BDD
2 9 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (60.00%) Information Security
2 9 (60.00%) Integration Testing
2 9 (60.00%) Multithreading
2 9 (60.00%) OOD
2 9 (60.00%) TDD
3 5 (33.33%) Data Validation
3 5 (33.33%) Validation
4 3 (20.00%) Analytics
4 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (20.00%) Economics
4 3 (20.00%) PnL Attribution
5 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (13.33%) Manual Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) Java
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) C++
2 8 (53.33%) Python
3 6 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (13.33%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (93.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Firmware
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £717.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago