Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 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
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 7 5
Rank change year-on-year -4 -2 +8
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 6 2 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 8.96% 5.56% 36.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.32% 8.00% 39.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 11
Dundee median daily rate £225 £240 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -7.69% +9.47%
10th Percentile £205 £235 £213
90th Percentile £335 £245 £325
Scotland median daily rate £350 £375 £260
% change year-on-year -6.67% +44.23% -25.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dundee median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £13.00 -
% change year-on-year +88.46% - -

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 53 25 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 79.10% 69.44% 93.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 15 32
Dundee median daily rate £315 £288 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.57% +10.58% -0.95%
10th Percentile £129 £110 £105
90th Percentile £438 £440 £400
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £355
% change year-on-year +2.56% +9.86% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Dundee median hourly rate - £38.25 £11.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +238.50% -62.95%
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £24.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +2.08% +17.07% -3.53%

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 19 November 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 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) C#
3 4 (66.67%) C++
3 4 (66.67%) OO
3 4 (66.67%) Kanban
3 4 (66.67%) Android
3 4 (66.67%) Apple iOS
4 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (50.00%) OOD
4 3 (50.00%) Degree
4 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (50.00%) Algorithms
4 3 (50.00%) SOLID
4 3 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (33.33%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (33.33%) Mobile Development
5 2 (33.33%) Android Development
5 2 (33.33%) iOS Development
5 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
5 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (33.33%) Xamarin
5 2 (33.33%) MVC
5 2 (33.33%) Objective-C
5 2 (33.33%) TDD
5 2 (33.33%) Pair Programming
5 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (33.33%) Ruby

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 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Heroku
2 1 (16.67%) PaaS
General
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Applications Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Android Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Backend Developer
4 1 (16.67%) iOS Android Developer
4 1 (16.67%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Android
1 4 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Kanban
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) OOD
3 3 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) SOLID
4 2 (33.33%) Android Development
4 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) iOS Development
4 2 (33.33%) Mobile Development
4 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (33.33%) Pair Programming
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) Web Development
5 1 (16.67%) Build Automation
5 1 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
5 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) Objective-C
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby
4 1 (16.67%) Lua
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Numerate Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Xamarin