Period
to 16 April 2021

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 6 months to 16 April 2021 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
6 months to
16 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 34 49 55
Rank change year-on-year +15 +6 -1
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 10 18 22
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.29% 2.36% 2.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.83% 2.71% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 8
10th Percentile £315 £411 £131
25th Percentile £321 " £295
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £413 £475 £450
Median % change year-on-year -13.16% +5.56% +227.27%
75th Percentile £488 " £504
90th Percentile £511 £480 £575
East of England median daily rate £475 £300 £450
% change year-on-year +58.33% -33.33% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 6
10th Percentile £10.55 " £12.63
25th Percentile £11.00 " £13.00
Median hourly rate £11.50 £20.00 £30.25
Median % change year-on-year -42.50% -33.88% +137.25%
75th Percentile £11.75 " £52.19
90th Percentile " " £52.50
East of England median hourly rate £11.50 £17.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year -32.35% +30.77% -

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 353 664 864
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 80.96% 87.14% 85.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 412 478
10th Percentile £203 £260 £253
25th Percentile £310 £363 £350
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £420 £450 £444
Median % change year-on-year -6.67% +1.41% +6.29%
75th Percentile £500 £538 £533
90th Percentile £588 £613 £625
East of England median daily rate £425 £435 £450
% change year-on-year -2.30% -3.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 83 84
10th Percentile " £13.68 £11.25
25th Percentile £12.25 £16.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £15.75
Median % change year-on-year -16.67% +14.29% -30.00%
75th Percentile £18.75 £47.50 £42.50
90th Percentile £22.93 £48.95 £50.00
East of England median hourly rate £18.50 £20.45 £17.50
% change year-on-year -9.51% +16.83% -7.89%

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Mathematics as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in Cambridgeshire

Mathematics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Mathematics in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for Mathematics in Cambridgeshire

Mathematics
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Mathematics in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 16 April 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Mathematics in Cambridgeshire

Mathematics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Mathematics in Cambridgeshire.

Hourly rate trend for Mathematics in Cambridgeshire

Mathematics
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 16 April 2021. 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
Cambridge +16 6 £413 -13.16% 48
Peterborough 0 4 - - 1
Mathematics
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Mathematics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 6 (60.00%) Degree
2 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (40.00%) CRM
3 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (40.00%) Economics
3 4 (40.00%) Power BI
3 4 (40.00%) Power Platform
4 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (20.00%) C#
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) Python
5 2 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (20.00%) PhD
5 2 (20.00%) .NET
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (20.00%) Web Services
5 2 (20.00%) Windows
5 2 (20.00%) Physics
5 2 (20.00%) DevOps
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
6 1 (10.00%) ES6
6 1 (10.00%) People Management
6 1 (10.00%) Appium
6 1 (10.00%) Data Structures

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:

Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (40.00%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Power Platform
2 1 (10.00%) Azure
2 1 (10.00%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Power BI
2 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (10.00%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) Appium
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Data Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Report Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Data Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Data Scientist
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Insight Manager
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Core
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (10.00%) Jest
2 1 (10.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 1 (10.00%) Node.js
2 1 (10.00%) NumPy
2 1 (10.00%) React
2 1 (10.00%) Redux
2 1 (10.00%) RESTful
2 1 (10.00%) WCF
2 1 (10.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) NHS
2 1 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) CRM
1 4 (40.00%) Economics
2 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Physics
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Balanced Scorecard
4 1 (10.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Security
4 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) People Management
4 1 (10.00%) Psychology
4 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (10.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) ES6
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) TypeScript
3 1 (10.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft