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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mathematics (Maths)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 31 47 57
Rank change year-on-year +16 +10  
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 20 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.80% 1.79% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.81% 2.22% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 3
Median daily rate £438 £375 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% +38.88%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £355
% change year-on-year +3.44% +2.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 2
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.33% +167.85%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £13.23
% change year-on-year +8.57% +32.27%  

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 416 496 526
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 78.94% 80.52% 79.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 297 267
Median daily rate £400 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +17.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 36 56
Median hourly rate £33.50 £37.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.66% +74.41%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £57.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mathematics in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 23 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Mathematics in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +18 18 £438 +25.00% 54
Mathematics
East of England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 20 (76.92%) Python
2 17 (65.38%) Degree
3 14 (53.85%) Electronics
4 13 (50.00%) C
5 12 (46.15%) Embedded C
5 12 (46.15%) Telecoms
6 10 (38.46%) Computer Science
7 7 (26.92%) R
8 6 (23.08%) Statistics
8 6 (23.08%) Algorithms
8 6 (23.08%) Java
9 5 (19.23%) SQL
9 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (19.23%) Data Mining
9 5 (19.23%) Statistical Analysis
9 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
9 5 (19.23%) Visualisation
9 5 (19.23%) Data Visualisation
9 5 (19.23%) Machine Learning
10 4 (15.38%) NumPy
10 4 (15.38%) Apache Hive
10 4 (15.38%) Kibana
10 4 (15.38%) Power BI
10 4 (15.38%) scikit-learn
10 4 (15.38%) Physics
10 4 (15.38%) SAS
10 4 (15.38%) MATLAB
10 4 (15.38%) Linux
11 3 (11.54%) XML
11 3 (11.54%) Pharmaceutical

Mathematics
Top Related 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 4 (15.38%) SAS
2 3 (11.54%) Apache Pig
3 1 (3.85%) CMS
3 1 (3.85%) IIS
3 1 (3.85%) Jupyter
3 1 (3.85%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) S-PLUS
1 3 (11.54%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Bluetooth
1 2 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) Data Mining
1 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
2 4 (15.38%) Apache Hive
2 4 (15.38%) Power BI
3 3 (11.54%) Mahout
4 1 (3.85%) Big Data
4 1 (3.85%) MySQL
4 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
1 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.85%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 14 (53.85%) Electronics
2 12 (46.15%) Telecoms
3 3 (11.54%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (11.54%) Publishing
4 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Developer
2 12 (46.15%) Python Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Embedded Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Data Scientist
5 3 (11.54%) Programmer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Programmer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 1 (3.85%) 1st Line Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) 1st Line Support
7 1 (3.85%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) IT Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) IT Support
7 1 (3.85%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Quantitative Developer
7 1 (3.85%) SAS Programmer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Data Scientist
7 1 (3.85%) Senior SAS Programmer
7 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) NumPy
1 4 (15.38%) scikit-learn
2 3 (11.54%) D3.js
2 3 (11.54%) XML
3 2 (7.69%) Web Services
4 1 (3.85%) Celery
4 1 (3.85%) HTML
4 1 (3.85%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Computer Science
2 6 (23.08%) Algorithms
3 3 (11.54%) Life Science
4 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Statistics
2 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (19.23%) Data Visualisation
2 5 (19.23%) Machine Learning
2 5 (19.23%) Statistical Analysis
2 5 (19.23%) Visualisation
3 4 (15.38%) Physics
4 3 (11.54%) Biometrics
4 3 (11.54%) Information Management
5 2 (7.69%) Analytics
5 2 (7.69%) Bioinformatics
5 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Applied Mathematics
6 1 (3.85%) Biology
6 1 (3.85%) Complexity Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Content Management
6 1 (3.85%) Data Analytics
6 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.85%) Statistical Modelling
6 1 (3.85%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (76.92%) Python
2 13 (50.00%) C
3 12 (46.15%) Embedded C
4 7 (26.92%) R
5 6 (23.08%) Java
6 5 (19.23%) SQL
7 4 (15.38%) MATLAB
8 2 (7.69%) C++
9 1 (3.85%) C#
9 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
9 1 (3.85%) Perl
9 1 (3.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 17 (65.38%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) CDISC
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Kibana
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle
1 1 (3.85%) VMware