Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 23 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 East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 104 127
Rank change year-on-year -24 +23 -5
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 4 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.17% 0.40% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.48% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 4
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £283 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.83% +2.73% -45.00%
10th Percentile £326 £243 £250
90th Percentile £449 £328 £396
South East median daily rate £363 £413 £378
% change year-on-year -12.12% +9.27% +7.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £15.25
South East median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £46.50
% change year-on-year +2.67% -19.35% +165.71%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1936 1463 2128
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 81.76% 84.08% 80.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 907 799 1119
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £408 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.84% +8.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £255 £235 £237
90th Percentile £538 £550 £513
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 60 62
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.83 £15.00 £16.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.20% -7.38% +29.56%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.31 £9.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £46.65 £44.95
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.75 £26.60
% change year-on-year -14.02% +0.56% +52.00%

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in Buckinghamshire

Mathematics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mathematics in Buckinghamshire

Mathematics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mathematics in Buckinghamshire

Mathematics
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -24 4 £375 - 4
Mathematics
South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) Statistics
2 3 (75.00%) Blue Prism
2 3 (75.00%) Robotic Process Automation
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Retail
3 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Robotics
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (25.00%) Brocade

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (75.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Robotic Process Automation
1 3 (75.00%) Statistics
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Blue Prism
2 1 (25.00%) Brocade
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec