Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 138 123
Rank change year-on-year +17 -15 -1
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 28 17 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.88% 0.51% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 0.63% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 15
East Midlands median daily rate £413 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +15.38% -18.75%
10th Percentile £366 £250 £255
90th Percentile £624 £465 £428
England median daily rate £550 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +22.22% - -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
East Midlands median hourly rate £10.56 £18.13 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.72% +3.57% +34.62%
England median hourly rate £19.34 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -7.90% +20.00% +6.97%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2642 2718 2536
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 83.27% 82.19% 78.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1678 1724 1604
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £250 £249 £225
90th Percentile £550 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 68 83
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -15.15% +6.45%
10th Percentile £9.31 £8.76 £11.00
90th Percentile £51.00 £40.75 £39.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.68% +8.49% +18.42%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mathematics in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +16 16 £375 -
Derbyshire -13 5 £500 +33.33% 2
Leicestershire 0 4 £625 +150.00% 2
Northamptonshire +9 1 - -
Mathematics
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 16 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 15 (53.57%) Scrum
2 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (53.57%) TDD
2 15 (53.57%) Web Services
2 15 (53.57%) Git (software)
2 15 (53.57%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 14 (50.00%) Docker
4 12 (42.86%) Java
5 9 (32.14%) QA
5 9 (32.14%) QA Automation
5 9 (32.14%) Test Automation
5 9 (32.14%) Cucumber
6 8 (28.57%) Finance
7 7 (25.00%) Python
7 7 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 7 (25.00%) R
8 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (21.43%) Microservices
9 5 (17.86%) Degree
9 5 (17.86%) Machine Learning
9 5 (17.86%) Analytics
9 5 (17.86%) Big Data
10 4 (14.29%) Sass
10 4 (14.29%) Yeoman
10 4 (14.29%) Bower
10 4 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (14.29%) Jasmine
10 4 (14.29%) Progressive Enhancement

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 3 (10.71%) Apache Spark
2 2 (7.14%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) SPSS
2 1 (3.57%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 15 (53.57%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.14%) Azure Machine Learning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) Big Data
2 3 (10.71%) Hadoop
3 2 (7.14%) Apache Hive
3 2 (7.14%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 15 (53.57%) Git (software)
2 14 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 9 (32.14%) Cucumber
4 4 (14.29%) Bower
4 4 (14.29%) gulp
4 4 (14.29%) Jasmine
4 4 (14.29%) webpack
4 4 (14.29%) Yeoman
5 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Aerospace
2 2 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Billing
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Data Scientist
2 6 (21.43%) QA Automation Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) QA Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Automation Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Agile .NET Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Agile Developer
5 2 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Machine Learning Scientist
5 2 (7.14%) QA Tester
5 2 (7.14%) Tester
6 1 (3.57%) Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Data Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (53.57%) Web Services
2 4 (14.29%) CSS
2 4 (14.29%) CSS3
2 4 (14.29%) Handlebars
2 4 (14.29%) HTML
2 4 (14.29%) HTML5
2 4 (14.29%) jQuery
2 4 (14.29%) Node.js
2 4 (14.29%) Sass
3 3 (10.71%) .NET
4 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (7.14%) Natural Language Processing
4 2 (7.14%) RESTful
5 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Core
5 1 (3.57%) Deeplearning4j
5 1 (3.57%) MXNet
5 1 (3.57%) TensorFlow
5 1 (3.57%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 16 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Algorithms
3 2 (7.14%) Credit Risk
4 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (53.57%) Scrum
1 15 (53.57%) TDD
2 9 (32.14%) QA Automation
2 9 (32.14%) Test Automation
3 7 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 6 (21.43%) Microservices
5 5 (17.86%) Analytics
5 5 (17.86%) Machine Learning
6 4 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 4 (14.29%) Front End Development
6 4 (14.29%) Progressive Enhancement
6 4 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 4 (14.29%) Web Design
6 4 (14.29%) Workflow
7 2 (7.14%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (7.14%) Data Analysis
7 2 (7.14%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) Java
2 7 (25.00%) Python
2 7 (25.00%) R
3 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 4 (14.29%) MATLAB
4 2 (7.14%) SQL
5 1 (3.57%) C
5 1 (3.57%) C#
5 1 (3.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (32.14%) QA
2 2 (7.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (50.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Tableau
3 2 (7.14%) SAP