The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dundee 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 30 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.

Mathematics (Maths)
Scotland / Dundee
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 16.67% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 30.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £355
% change year-on-year +3.44% +2.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £18.56 £13.36
% change year-on-year +2.39% +38.93%  

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 Dundee with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Dundee
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 10 6 6
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dundee 55.56% 66.67% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 4
Median daily rate £205 £100 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +105.00% -52.38%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £12.50 £14.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.71% -57.57%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Dundee

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dundee 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 Dundee

Mathematics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mathematics in Dundee

For the 6 months to 30 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 Dundee region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) OOD
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (100.00%) Android
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 5 (100.00%) Data Structures
1 5 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 5 (100.00%) SOLID
2 3 (60.00%) Games
3 2 (40.00%) SaaS
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Lua
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) Unix

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dundee 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
General
1 3 (60.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (100.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Android
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) OOD
1 5 (100.00%) SOLID
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Kanban
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Lua
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree