Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 January 2018 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 Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 52 81
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 0 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff - 1.22% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.46% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 13 0
Cardiff median daily rate - £513 -
South Wales median daily rate £153 £513 £208
% change year-on-year -70.24% +146.99% -40.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Cardiff median hourly rate - - £13.00
South Wales median hourly rate - - £13.00

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 Cardiff with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 555 479 709
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 86.58% 83.16% 84.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 381 579
Cardiff median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £181 £165 £225
90th Percentile £488 £525 £475
South Wales median daily rate £393 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -1.88% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 22 14
Cardiff median hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +14.55% -3.51%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.75 £10.49
90th Percentile £21.33 £39.43 £21.05
South Wales median hourly rate £36.25 £18.38 £16.00
% change year-on-year +97.28% +14.84% +10.34%

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in Cardiff

Mathematics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mathematics in Cardiff

Mathematics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mathematics in Cardiff