Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Mathematics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mathematics over the 6 months to 19 November 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)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 98 94
Rank change year-on-year -4 -4 +13
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 17 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.87% 0.70% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 0.84% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 6
Bristol median daily rate £270 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.92% -13.33% -
10th Percentile £171 £259 £351
90th Percentile £325 £438 £522
South West median daily rate £310 £410 £388
% change year-on-year -24.39% +5.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 5
Bristol median hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.45% +165.38% -
10th Percentile £17.80 £16.48 £11.90
90th Percentile £47.70 £48.50 £15.03
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year +1.45% +165.38% -

Mathematics is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1554 1426 1402
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 79.82% 83.10% 81.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1053 1033 1091
Bristol median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - -
10th Percentile £263 £256 £263
90th Percentile £538 £550 £535
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 66 37
Bristol median hourly rate £23.00 £26.58 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.45% +39.87% -15.56%
10th Percentile £11.90 £12.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £48.50 £46.25 £48.50
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £38.77
% change year-on-year +11.11% -18.75% +47.70%

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Mathematics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in Bristol

Mathematics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mathematics in Bristol

Mathematics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mathematics in Bristol over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mathematics in Bristol

Mathematics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mathematics in Bristol

Mathematics
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mathematics in Bristol over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Mathematics in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 9 (52.94%) C#
2 7 (41.18%) C++
2 7 (41.18%) .NET
2 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
3 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
3 6 (35.29%) Degree
3 6 (35.29%) Finance
4 5 (29.41%) Python
4 5 (29.41%) SQL
5 4 (23.53%) Algorithms
5 4 (23.53%) Blue Prism
5 4 (23.53%) Robotic Process Automation
5 4 (23.53%) Banking
5 4 (23.53%) VBA
5 4 (23.53%) C
5 4 (23.53%) Windows
6 3 (17.65%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (17.65%) OO
6 3 (17.65%) Unix
6 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
6 3 (17.65%) OOD
6 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
6 3 (17.65%) Java
6 3 (17.65%) Perl
6 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
6 3 (17.65%) MATLAB
6 3 (17.65%) Simulink
6 3 (17.65%) Subversion
6 3 (17.65%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 3 (17.65%) Rational DOORS

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Simulink
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Rational DOORS
1 3 (17.65%) Subversion
2 2 (11.76%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (5.88%) NuGet
3 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Games
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
3 2 (11.76%) C++ Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Data Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Software Performance Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) C Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C/C++ Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C++/C# Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Games Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Statistician
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Deployment Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) .NET
2 3 (17.65%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (5.88%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
2 4 (23.53%) Algorithms
3 3 (17.65%) Data Structures
4 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (5.88%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Unix
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
2 4 (23.53%) Robotic Process Automation
3 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
3 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
3 3 (17.65%) Integration Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Mathematical Modelling
3 3 (17.65%) OO
3 3 (17.65%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (17.65%) OOD
3 3 (17.65%) Prototyping
3 3 (17.65%) SDLC
3 3 (17.65%) Structured Programming
4 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Data Entry
4 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.88%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) C#
2 7 (41.18%) C++
3 5 (29.41%) Python
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) C
4 4 (23.53%) VBA
5 3 (17.65%) Java
5 3 (17.65%) MATLAB
5 3 (17.65%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Blue Prism
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix