Period
to 24 January 2019

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 24 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)
Scotland > Dundee
6 months to
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 13 4 5
Rank change year-on-year -9 +1 +3
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 4 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 6.78% 28.85% 15.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.51% 34.09% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 1
Dundee median daily rate £225 £231 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.70% -22.92% +26.32%
10th Percentile £204 £213 £275
90th Percentile £308 £245 £325
Scotland median daily rate £350 £240 £388
% change year-on-year +45.83% -38.06% -6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dundee median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £42.50 - -

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 47 44 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 79.66% 84.62% 76.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 29 18
Dundee median daily rate £315 £288 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.57% -13.21% +32.50%
10th Percentile £129 £213 £117
90th Percentile £415 £395 £413
Scotland median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.81% -0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Dundee median hourly rate - £41.50 £11.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +267.26% -8.50%
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year +19.05% -12.50% +6.67%

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 24 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 Dundee region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Kanban
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (50.00%) SOLID
3 2 (50.00%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (50.00%) SaaS
3 2 (50.00%) Android
3 2 (50.00%) Objective-C
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) OOD
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) Xamarin
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Ruby
4 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation

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 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Heroku
2 1 (25.00%) PaaS
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Backend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) Node.js
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (75.00%) Kanban
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) OOD
2 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) SOLID
3 1 (25.00%) Build Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Lean Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Numerate Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Xamarin