Period
to 19 November 2017

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 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)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 74 99
Rank change year-on-year 0 +25 -13
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 22 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.57% 0.71% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% 0.87% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 3
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £330 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.79% +10.00% -14.29%
10th Percentile £163 £147 £164
90th Percentile £445 £529 £500
East of England median daily rate £450 £250 £360
% change year-on-year +80.00% -30.56% +30.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 2
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £14.50 - £18.00
10th Percentile £11.50 - £17.00
90th Percentile £36.43 - £19.00
East of England median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year - -30.95% -22.54%

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 1166 917 1266
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 83.29% 81.80% 79.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 585 440 755
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £388 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +0.65% +6.21%
10th Percentile £230 £215 £263
90th Percentile £542 £550 £538
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 87 85
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +114.29% -36.36%
10th Percentile £11.95 £13.65 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £50.75
East of England median hourly rate £31.03 £31.48 £25.00
% change year-on-year -1.41% +25.90% +3.65%

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram 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

Mathematics
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 19 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
Cambridge +5 11 £425 -22.73% 44
Peterborough -1 10 - - 3
Huntingdon - 1 £175 -
Mathematics
East of England

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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 12 (54.55%) Windows
1 12 (54.55%) Python
2 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (40.91%) Statistics
3 8 (36.36%) Degree
3 8 (36.36%) Incident Management
3 8 (36.36%) Retail
3 8 (36.36%) ITIL
3 8 (36.36%) MCP
3 8 (36.36%) Cisco
3 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 8 (36.36%) NetApp
3 8 (36.36%) Service Delivery
4 7 (31.82%) Problem Management
5 6 (27.27%) Visualisation
5 6 (27.27%) R
6 5 (22.73%) Machine Learning
6 5 (22.73%) Physics
6 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
6 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (22.73%) Full Text Search
6 5 (22.73%) C
7 4 (18.18%) C++
7 4 (18.18%) HTML
7 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (18.18%) Electronics
7 4 (18.18%) Neural Network
7 4 (18.18%) Algorithms
7 4 (18.18%) Linear Algebra
7 4 (18.18%) Bayesian Methods

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 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) Selenium
General
1 8 (36.36%) Retail
2 4 (18.18%) Electronics
3 2 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Data Scientist
2 7 (31.82%) Service Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) C Software Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Embedded C Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Embedded Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Software Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Data Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Junior Data Scientist
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) HTML
2 2 (9.09%) Keras
2 2 (9.09%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (9.09%) NumPy
2 2 (9.09%) Pandas
2 2 (9.09%) scikit-learn
2 2 (9.09%) TensorFlow
2 2 (9.09%) Theano
3 1 (4.55%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
2 4 (18.18%) Algorithms
3 3 (13.64%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Statistics
2 8 (36.36%) Incident Management
2 8 (36.36%) ITIL
2 8 (36.36%) Service Delivery
3 7 (31.82%) Problem Management
4 6 (27.27%) Visualisation
5 5 (22.73%) Full Text Search
5 5 (22.73%) Machine Learning
5 5 (22.73%) Physics
6 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (18.18%) Bayesian Methods
6 4 (18.18%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (18.18%) Linear Algebra
6 4 (18.18%) Neural Network
7 3 (13.64%) Linux Kernel Development
7 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
8 2 (9.09%) Bioinformatics
8 2 (9.09%) Biology
8 2 (9.09%) Logistic Regression
8 2 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) Python
2 6 (27.27%) R
3 5 (22.73%) C
4 4 (18.18%) C++
5 3 (13.64%) Embedded C
5 3 (13.64%) Embedded C++
5 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
5 3 (13.64%) SQL
6 2 (9.09%) Perl
7 1 (4.55%) C#
7 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Degree
1 8 (36.36%) MCP
2 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.55%) ISEB
3 1 (4.55%) PhD
3 1 (4.55%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Cisco
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
1 8 (36.36%) NetApp
2 2 (9.09%) Alteryx
2 2 (9.09%) Citrix
2 2 (9.09%) Tableau