The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 28 June 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)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 86 86
Rank change year-on-year -12 0  
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 6 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.39% 0.58% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.71% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 4
Median daily rate £411 £565 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.21% +88.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £513 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £622 £353
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £383 £348
% change year-on-year - +10.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £12.00 £15.25 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.31% +7.01%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £21.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +47.61% +27.27%  

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1310 1261 1216
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 85.34% 81.78% 77.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3112 2681 2650
Median daily rate £410 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.52% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 49 60
Median hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £19.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +133.33% -21.21%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.36 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £34.80 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Mathematics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in the East Midlands

Mathematics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mathematics in the East Midlands

Mathematics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics in the East Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mathematics in the East Midlands

Mathematics
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire -11 3 £411 - 1
Nottinghamshire -6 1 - - 2
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
Mathematics
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 6 (66.67%) R
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) MATLAB
3 4 (44.44%) Python
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (22.22%) Tableau
5 2 (22.22%) Analytics
5 2 (22.22%) Big Data
5 2 (22.22%) DevOps
5 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) Apache Spark
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 2 (22.22%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team
6 1 (11.11%) Mathematical Modelling
6 1 (11.11%) Windows
6 1 (11.11%) C#
6 1 (11.11%) C++
6 1 (11.11%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 1 (11.11%) IIS
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
6 1 (11.11%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) Apache Spark
2 1 (11.11%) ArcGIS
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (11.11%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Big Data
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Hive
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) GIS
2 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
2 1 (11.11%) HDInsight
2 1 (11.11%) Power BI
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Data Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Data Scientist
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Big Data Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Data Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Data Technician
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) GIS Technician
2 1 (11.11%) Innovation Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Scrum Master
2 1 (11.11%) Statistician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) Velocity
2 1 (11.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (22.22%) Analytics
1 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
1 2 (22.22%) DevOps
1 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 1 (11.11%) ANOVA
2 1 (11.11%) Cluster Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Coaching
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Logistic Regression
2 1 (11.11%) Mathematical Modelling
2 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (11.11%) SDLC
2 1 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Statistics
2 1 (11.11%) Time Management
2 1 (11.11%) User Stories
2 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) R
2 4 (44.44%) MATLAB
2 4 (44.44%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Tableau
3 1 (11.11%) ESRI
3 1 (11.11%) Minitab
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