The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mathematics (Maths)
England / East of England
Rank 89 100 106
Rank change year-on-year +11 +6  
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 39 24 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.82% 0.99% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 1.23% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 9 5
Median daily rate £375 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +33.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £185 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £465 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £355
% change year-on-year +3.44% +2.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 6
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £23.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.33% +57.06%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £13.23
% change year-on-year +8.57% +32.27%  

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 of England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1771 1959 2037
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 82.56% 80.78% 78.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1085 1166 1182
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 134 160
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +53.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.40 £55.00 £42.50
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 of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 of England

Mathematics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mathematics in the East of England

Mathematics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mathematics in the East of England over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mathematics in the East of England

Mathematics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mathematics in the East of England

Mathematics
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 23 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
Cambridgeshire +16 20 £438 +16.66% 55
Essex +1 14 £333 -26.11% 5
Hertfordshire -7 5 £325 +16.07% 9
Mathematics
England

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 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 of England region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 32 (57.14%) Degree
2 24 (42.86%) Python
3 21 (37.50%) SQL
4 16 (28.57%) C
5 14 (25.00%) Windows
5 14 (25.00%) Electronics
6 13 (23.21%) Telecoms
7 12 (21.43%) Embedded C
7 12 (21.43%) Algorithms
8 11 (19.64%) R
8 11 (19.64%) Statistics
8 11 (19.64%) Computer Science
8 11 (19.64%) Linux
8 11 (19.64%) Java
9 10 (17.86%) CRM
9 10 (17.86%) Data Analysis
10 9 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (16.07%) Analytics
10 9 (16.07%) Oracle
10 9 (16.07%) Web Services
10 9 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (14.29%) Finance
11 8 (14.29%) Management Information System
11 8 (14.29%) MS Excel
11 8 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (14.29%) Data Structures
11 8 (14.29%) Data Analytics
11 8 (14.29%) Information Management
11 8 (14.29%) Use Case
11 8 (14.29%) Hadoop

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 4 (7.14%) SAS
2 3 (5.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (5.36%) Apache
2 3 (5.36%) Apache Pig
2 3 (5.36%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.57%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.57%) OpenStack
3 2 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.79%) CMS
4 1 (1.79%) IIS
4 1 (1.79%) Jupyter
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.14%) MS Office
2 4 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (5.36%) MS Visio
3 3 (5.36%) S-PLUS
3 3 (5.36%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) Wireless
2 2 (3.57%) Bluetooth
2 2 (3.57%) Ethernet
2 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 7 (12.50%) DB2
2 7 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 5 (8.93%) Data Mining
4 4 (7.14%) Apache Hive
4 4 (7.14%) Power BI
5 3 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (5.36%) Mahout
5 3 (5.36%) NoSQL
5 3 (5.36%) OLAP
5 3 (5.36%) OLTP
5 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.57%) QlikView
6 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.79%) Big Data
7 1 (1.79%) Data Mart
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Git (software)
1 5 (8.93%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.14%) Eclipse
2 4 (7.14%) JIRA
3 3 (5.36%) Subversion
4 2 (3.57%) AccuRev
4 2 (3.57%) Ant
4 2 (3.57%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.57%) Gradle
4 2 (3.57%) JUnit
4 2 (3.57%) Maven
4 2 (3.57%) NetBeans
4 2 (3.57%) Selenium
4 2 (3.57%) SoapUI
4 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (25.00%) Electronics
2 13 (23.21%) Telecoms
3 8 (14.29%) Finance
4 5 (8.93%) Legal
4 5 (8.93%) Marketing
5 4 (7.14%) Retail
6 3 (5.36%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (5.36%) Publishing
7 2 (3.57%) Aerospace
7 2 (3.57%) Automotive
7 2 (3.57%) Banking
7 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
7 2 (3.57%) Military
7 2 (3.57%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 18 (32.14%) Developer
2 12 (21.43%) Python Developer
3 9 (16.07%) Analyst
4 6 (10.71%) Embedded Developer
5 5 (8.93%) Business Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Data Scientist
6 4 (7.14%) CRM Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) CRM Business Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Data Business Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Data Insight Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Insight Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Insight Data Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Senior Business Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Senior Insight Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Analytics Consultant
7 3 (5.36%) Consultant
7 3 (5.36%) Insight Consultant
7 3 (5.36%) Programmer
7 3 (5.36%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.07%) Web Services
2 6 (10.71%) XML
3 4 (7.14%) NumPy
3 4 (7.14%) RESTful
3 4 (7.14%) scikit-learn
4 3 (5.36%) D3.js
4 3 (5.36%) HTML
5 2 (3.57%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.57%) CSS
5 2 (3.57%) JAX-RS
5 2 (3.57%) JPA
5 2 (3.57%) jQuery
5 2 (3.57%) OSGi
5 2 (3.57%) Qt
5 2 (3.57%) REST
5 2 (3.57%) SAML
5 2 (3.57%) SOAP
5 2 (3.57%) Struts
5 2 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (3.57%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.43%) Algorithms
2 11 (19.64%) Computer Science
3 9 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (14.29%) Data Structures
4 8 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 7 (12.50%) Mainframe
6 3 (5.36%) Life Science
7 2 (3.57%) Clustering
7 2 (3.57%) FMCG
7 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
7 2 (3.57%) PMI
7 2 (3.57%) Replication
8 1 (1.79%) e-Health
8 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.00%) Windows
2 11 (19.64%) Linux
3 7 (12.50%) Windows Vista
4 4 (7.14%) Unix
5 2 (3.57%) NetWare
5 2 (3.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.64%) Statistics
2 10 (17.86%) CRM
2 10 (17.86%) Data Analysis
3 9 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (16.07%) Analytics
4 8 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (14.29%) Data Analytics
4 8 (14.29%) Information Management
4 8 (14.29%) Use Case
4 8 (14.29%) Visualisation
5 7 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 7 (12.50%) Campaign Management
5 7 (12.50%) Customer Analytics
5 7 (12.50%) Machine Learning
5 7 (12.50%) Physics
6 6 (10.71%) OO
7 5 (8.93%) B2C
7 5 (8.93%) BDD
7 5 (8.93%) Data Visualisation
7 5 (8.93%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 24 (42.86%) Python
2 21 (37.50%) SQL
3 16 (28.57%) C
4 12 (21.43%) Embedded C
5 11 (19.64%) Java
5 11 (19.64%) R
6 7 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 6 (10.71%) MATLAB
8 5 (8.93%) C#
8 5 (8.93%) C++
9 2 (3.57%) Perl
9 2 (3.57%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.57%) VB
9 2 (3.57%) VBScript
10 1 (1.79%) Go
10 1 (1.79%) Haskell
10 1 (1.79%) Ruby
10 1 (1.79%) Scala
Qualifications
1 32 (57.14%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) DBS Check
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.57%) NVQ Level 3
2 2 (3.57%) PhD
2 2 (3.57%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.57%) PMP
2 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) CISA
3 1 (1.79%) CISM
3 1 (1.79%) CISSP
3 1 (1.79%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) CDISC
2 1 (1.79%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.57%) Firmware
2 1 (1.79%) Docker
2 1 (1.79%) KVM
2 1 (1.79%) LXC
2 1 (1.79%) Slurm Workload Manager
2 1 (1.79%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (7.14%) Kibana
2 1 (1.79%) Mesos
Vendors
1 9 (16.07%) Oracle
2 7 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.36%) Adobe
3 3 (5.36%) CA Agile Central
3 3 (5.36%) IBM
4 2 (3.57%) Apple
5 1 (1.79%) Ariba
5 1 (1.79%) Pegasus
5 1 (1.79%) SAP
5 1 (1.79%) Teradata
5 1 (1.79%) VMware
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