Period
to 16 October 2018

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 16 October 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 West > Devon
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 49 54
Rank change year-on-year +5 +5 +10
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 7 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 1.49% 1.43% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% 1.69% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 1
Devon median daily rate - £463 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +37.04% -
South West median daily rate £463 £324 £400
% change year-on-year +42.75% -19.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Devon median hourly rate £45.00 - £15.25
10th Percentile £38.75 - £14.13
90th Percentile £49.25 - £16.38
South West median hourly rate £42.63 £41.75 £27.25
% change year-on-year +2.10% +53.21% +109.62%

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 395 473 385
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 84.04% 84.77% 80.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 284 239
Devon median daily rate £385 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.00% -0.07%
10th Percentile £270 £252 £186
90th Percentile £525 £500 £488
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 23 43
Devon median hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.71% -12.50% +108.04%
10th Percentile £9.94 £11.72 £11.25
90th Percentile £41.78 £47.25 £51.50
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +18.66% - -6.04%

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 16 October 2018. 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
Exeter -7 5 - - 4
Plymouth - 2 - - 14
Mathematics
South West

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, 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 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) Statistics
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
1 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
1 6 (85.71%) Big Data
1 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (71.43%) Algorithms
2 5 (71.43%) Data Analytics
2 5 (71.43%) Analytics
2 5 (71.43%) ISO 9001
2 5 (71.43%) Risk Management
2 5 (71.43%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (71.43%) Artificial Intelligence
2 5 (71.43%) Machine Learning
2 5 (71.43%) Computational Intelligence
2 5 (71.43%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (71.43%) Data Science
2 5 (71.43%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Measurement
3 1 (14.29%) Scorecard
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (14.29%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
3 1 (14.29%) Power BI
3 1 (14.29%) QlikView

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Big Data
2 1 (14.29%) Power BI
2 1 (14.29%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (14.29%) QlikView
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Scientist
1 5 (71.43%) Data Scientist
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Planning Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
2 5 (71.43%) Algorithms
3 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Statistics
2 5 (71.43%) Analytics
2 5 (71.43%) Artificial Intelligence
2 5 (71.43%) Computational Intelligence
2 5 (71.43%) Data Analytics
2 5 (71.43%) Data Science
2 5 (71.43%) Machine Learning
2 5 (71.43%) Mentoring
2 5 (71.43%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Balanced Scorecard
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Measurement
3 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (14.29%) Scorecard
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) HNC
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle