Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 22 January 2019 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 West > Devon
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 40 44 50
Rank change year-on-year +4 +6 +14
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 14 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 3.01% 1.60% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.38% 1.87% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 0
Devon median daily rate £600 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.32% - -
South West median daily rate £360 £310 £490
% change year-on-year +16.13% -36.73% +22.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Devon median hourly rate £50.00 - £15.25
South West median hourly rate £42.63 £15.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year +179.51% -23.75% +53.85%

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 Devon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 414 428 391
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 89.03% 85.60% 84.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 247 241
Devon median daily rate £413 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £205 £185
90th Percentile £600 £575 £500
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 27 37
Devon median hourly rate £34.50 £37.50 £23.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.00% +61.12% -37.09%
10th Percentile £10.35 £21.22 £10.80
90th Percentile £40.35 £47.70 £48.00
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £31.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +29.03% -13.89% -8.28%

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in Devon

Mathematics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mathematics in Devon

Mathematics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mathematics in Devon

Mathematics
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the Devon region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. 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
Plymouth - 9 £600 - 10
Exeter -8 5 - - 1
Mathematics
South West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 Devon region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 13 (92.86%) Computer Science
2 8 (57.14%) Python
2 8 (57.14%) Physics
3 7 (50.00%) Machine Learning
3 7 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 7 (50.00%) Data Science
3 7 (50.00%) Degree
4 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
4 6 (42.86%) nginx
4 6 (42.86%) HTML5
4 6 (42.86%) Linux
4 6 (42.86%) Apache
4 6 (42.86%) Tomcat
4 6 (42.86%) HTML
4 6 (42.86%) CSS
4 6 (42.86%) GIS
4 6 (42.86%) Kubernetes
4 6 (42.86%) Geospatial Data
4 6 (42.86%) Node.js
4 6 (42.86%) CSS3
4 6 (42.86%) Docker
4 6 (42.86%) Sass
4 6 (42.86%) LESS
5 5 (35.71%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
5 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (35.71%) Analytics
5 5 (35.71%) Big Data
5 5 (35.71%) Data Analytics
5 5 (35.71%) Computer Science Degree

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 6 (42.86%) Apache
1 6 (42.86%) nginx
1 6 (42.86%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (28.57%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Geospatial Data
1 6 (42.86%) GIS
2 5 (35.71%) Big Data
3 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Data Scientist
2 6 (42.86%) Programmer
3 5 (35.71%) Computer Scientist
4 3 (21.43%) Lead Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Planning Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) CSS
1 6 (42.86%) CSS3
1 6 (42.86%) HTML
1 6 (42.86%) HTML5
1 6 (42.86%) LESS
1 6 (42.86%) Node.js
1 6 (42.86%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Computer Science
2 8 (57.14%) Physics
3 7 (50.00%) Data Science
3 7 (50.00%) Machine Learning
4 5 (35.71%) Analytics
4 5 (35.71%) Artificial Intelligence
4 5 (35.71%) Computational Intelligence
4 5 (35.71%) Data Analytics
4 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
4 5 (35.71%) Risk Management
4 5 (35.71%) Statistics
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (14.29%) Decision-Making
5 2 (14.29%) Neural Network
5 2 (14.29%) Presales
5 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
6 1 (7.14%) Change Control
6 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Python
2 2 (14.29%) C++
2 2 (14.29%) Scala
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (35.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
4 2 (14.29%) PhD
5 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft