The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 24 June 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)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 52 67
Rank change year-on-year -2 +15  
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 1 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.17% 0.68% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.85% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £225 £600 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -62.50% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year +3.37% +5.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £21.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year +47.61% +29.23%  

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 464 471 617
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 80.28% 79.70% 78.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 272 364
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £325 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 31 54
Median hourly rate £19.00 £37.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.33% +59.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Mathematics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mathematics in Cambridgeshire

Mathematics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mathematics in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 17 (80.95%) Python
1 17 (80.95%) Degree
2 14 (66.67%) Electronics
3 13 (61.90%) C
4 12 (57.14%) Embedded C
4 12 (57.14%) Telecoms
5 7 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 4 (19.05%) Linux
7 3 (14.29%) Java
7 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
7 3 (14.29%) R
7 3 (14.29%) SAS
7 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
8 2 (9.52%) Statistics
8 2 (9.52%) Analytics
8 2 (9.52%) Algorithms
8 2 (9.52%) Bluetooth
8 2 (9.52%) Wireless
8 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
8 2 (9.52%) Bioinformatics
8 2 (9.52%) Life Science
8 2 (9.52%) CDISC
8 2 (9.52%) C#
8 2 (9.52%) C++
8 2 (9.52%) PhD
8 2 (9.52%) Web Services
8 2 (9.52%) XML
8 2 (9.52%) Firmware
8 2 (9.52%) Biometrics
8 2 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (14.29%) SAS
2 1 (4.76%) Jupyter
2 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Bluetooth
1 2 (9.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Big Data
1 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
1 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.76%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) Selenium
2 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 14 (66.67%) Electronics
2 12 (57.14%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 2 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (9.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Developer
2 12 (57.14%) Python Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Embedded Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Programmer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (4.76%) Data Scientist
5 1 (4.76%) Quantitative Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Software Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Web Services
1 2 (9.52%) XML
2 1 (4.76%) Celery
2 1 (4.76%) CSS
2 1 (4.76%) HTML
2 1 (4.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Algorithms
2 2 (9.52%) Life Science
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Unix
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.52%) Analytics
1 2 (9.52%) Bioinformatics
1 2 (9.52%) Biometrics
1 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
1 2 (9.52%) Statistics
2 1 (4.76%) Applied Mathematics
2 1 (4.76%) Biology
2 1 (4.76%) Complexity Analysis
2 1 (4.76%) Data Analytics
2 1 (4.76%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (4.76%) Machine Learning
2 1 (4.76%) Physics
2 1 (4.76%) Regression Testing
2 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
2 1 (4.76%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (4.76%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (4.76%) Test Automation
2 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
2 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
2 1 (4.76%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) Python
2 13 (61.90%) C
3 12 (57.14%) Embedded C
4 3 (14.29%) Java
4 3 (14.29%) R
5 2 (9.52%) C#
5 2 (9.52%) C++
6 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.76%) Perl
6 1 (4.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 17 (80.95%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) CDISC
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle
1 1 (4.76%) VMware
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