Period
to 16 August 2018

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 6 months to 16 August 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)
Scotland > Dundee
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 7 4
Rank change year-on-year -9 -3 +11
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 3 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 4.76% 8.33% 34.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.45% 10.53% 37.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 10
Dundee median daily rate £260 £225 £243
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.56% -7.22% +2.11%
10th Percentile £211 £213 £211
90th Percentile £317 £238 £272
Scotland median daily rate £350 £375 £260
% change year-on-year -6.67% +44.23% -30.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dundee median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year +15.38% -50.94% +51.43%

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 Dundee with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Dundee
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 55 19 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 87.30% 79.17% 92.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 15 23
Dundee median daily rate £310 £225 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.78% - -24.69%
10th Percentile £207 £107 £106
90th Percentile £464 £465 £356
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Dundee median hourly rate - £23.15 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +71.48% -55.74%
Scotland median hourly rate £17.63 £27.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -35.91% -23.61% +54.18%

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Dundee

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

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 16 August 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 Dundee region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Pair Programming
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Development
2 2 (66.67%) SOLID
2 2 (66.67%) Android Development
2 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Lua
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) 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:

General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Android Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Applications Developer
3 1 (33.33%) iOS Android Developer
3 1 (33.33%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Android Development
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Development
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
2 2 (66.67%) Pair Programming
2 2 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) SOLID
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Lua
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby