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 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mathematics (Maths)
England / East Midlands
Rank 96 90 -
Rank change year-on-year -6 -  
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 3 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.20% 0.43% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Median daily rate £550 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.41% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £355
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £63.88 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £12.62
% change year-on-year +8.57% +38.64%  

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 1184 1297 1240
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 80.65% 80.26% 77.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 731 806 697
Median daily rate £380 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.93% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.25% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 29 42
Median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.57% +118.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £12.00 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £43.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing Mathematics as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 22 March 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
Nottinghamshire +5 1 - - 3
Derbyshire -7 1 £550 +388.88% 2
Leicestershire - 1 - - 3
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 12 (60.00%) Python
1 12 (60.00%) R
2 10 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (50.00%) SQL
3 9 (45.00%) Hadoop
3 9 (45.00%) Apache Spark
4 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (40.00%) Aerospace
4 8 (40.00%) Degree
5 7 (35.00%) SAS
5 7 (35.00%) Power BI
5 7 (35.00%) Tableau
5 7 (35.00%) Analytics
6 6 (30.00%) NoSQL
6 6 (30.00%) MongoDB
6 6 (30.00%) .NET
6 6 (30.00%) Linux
6 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (25.00%) Validation
7 5 (25.00%) JSON
7 5 (25.00%) Business Analysis
7 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (25.00%) Statistics
7 5 (25.00%) ETL
7 5 (25.00%) XML
7 5 (25.00%) C#
7 5 (25.00%) MATLAB
7 5 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
7 5 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra

Mathematics
Top Related 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 9 (45.00%) Apache Spark
2 7 (35.00%) SAS
3 1 (5.00%) Apache Pig
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) SPSS
2 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.00%) Acrobat
3 1 (5.00%) MS Office
3 1 (5.00%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (25.00%) IaaS
2 5 (25.00%) PaaS
2 5 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) Hadoop
2 7 (35.00%) Power BI
3 6 (30.00%) MongoDB
3 6 (30.00%) NoSQL
4 5 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (25.00%) Data Lake
4 5 (25.00%) HDInsight
4 5 (25.00%) InfluxDB
4 5 (25.00%) OpenTSDB
4 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (15.00%) Apache Hive
6 1 (5.00%) Big Data
6 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
6 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (5.00%) Mahout
6 1 (5.00%) MS Access
6 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (40.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.00%) Back Office
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Data Scientist
2 5 (25.00%) Data Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Mathematical Modeller
4 1 (5.00%) Access Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Access VBA Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Excel Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Excel VBA Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Machine Learning Scientist
4 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) SAS Data Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Scrum Master
4 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Data Scientist
4 1 (5.00%) Statistician
4 1 (5.00%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) .NET
2 5 (25.00%) JSON
2 5 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (5.00%) D3.js
3 1 (5.00%) NumPy
3 1 (5.00%) scikit-learn
3 1 (5.00%) Velocity
3 1 (5.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (10.00%) Virtual Team
5 1 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Android
2 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.00%) CentOS
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Analytics
2 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 5 (25.00%) Business Process Improvement
3 5 (25.00%) Data Validation
3 5 (25.00%) ETL
3 5 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
3 5 (25.00%) Machine Learning
3 5 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 5 (25.00%) Statistics
3 5 (25.00%) Validation
4 3 (15.00%) Mathematical Modelling
4 3 (15.00%) Physics
5 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Monte Carlo Method
5 2 (10.00%) Predictive Analytics
5 2 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Visualisation
6 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) Python
1 12 (60.00%) R
2 10 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) C#
3 5 (25.00%) MATLAB
3 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.00%) C++
4 1 (5.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) VB
4 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) CCNA
2 1 (5.00%) CCNP
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (35.00%) Tableau
3 5 (25.00%) MuleSoft
3 5 (25.00%) Talend
4 1 (5.00%) Adobe
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) Kofax
4 1 (5.00%) Minitab
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) Red Hat