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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 6 months to 25 June 2022 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 of England
6 months to
25 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 47 87 70
Rank change year-on-year +40 -17 +56
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 101 31 50
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 4.05% 1.61% 2.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.84% 1.89% 2.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 6 20
10th Percentile £404 £379 £204
25th Percentile £418 £440 £246
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £475 £300
Median % change year-on-year +15.79% +58.33% -33.33%
75th Percentile £600 £517 £417
90th Percentile £625 £530 £489
England median daily rate £600 £583 £498
% change year-on-year +2.92% +17.19% -5.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 8 1
10th Percentile - £10.95 -
25th Percentile £13.25 £11.25 -
Median hourly rate £13.66 £11.50 £75.00
Median % change year-on-year +18.78% -84.67% +421.74%
75th Percentile £17.00 £48.12 -
90th Percentile £60.00 £54.63 -
England median hourly rate £15.50 £21.17 £43.50
% change year-on-year -26.77% -51.34% +11.54%

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 of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,087 1,643 1,708
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 83.75% 85.35% 82.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,259 923 1,053
10th Percentile £210 £158 £250
25th Percentile £363 £296 £358
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £425 £450
Median % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% -
75th Percentile £588 £526 £525
90th Percentile £675 £600 £600
England median daily rate £550 £500 £477
% change year-on-year +10.00% +4.73% +0.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 292 199 87
10th Percentile £13.25 £12.25 £12.80
25th Percentile £15.25 £13.25 £14.88
Median hourly rate £24.00 £18.50 £22.82
Median % change year-on-year +29.73% -18.93% +30.40%
75th Percentile £52.81 £35.60 £48.00
90th Percentile £60.00 £50.50 £59.30
England median hourly rate £28.00 £24.33 £22.50
% change year-on-year +15.11% +8.11% -2.17%

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Mathematics as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in the East of England

Mathematics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Mathematics in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for Mathematics in the East of England

Mathematics
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Mathematics in the East of England over the 6 months to 25 June 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Mathematics in the East of England

Mathematics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Mathematics in the East of England.

Hourly rate trend for Mathematics in the East of England

Mathematics
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Mathematics in the East of England over the 6 months to 25 June 2022.

Hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 25 June 2022. 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
Jobs
Cambridgeshire +16 58 £550 +26.80% 51
Hertfordshire +6 25 - - 8
Essex +4 12 £575 +10.05% 5
Bedfordshire -8 6 £149 -68.68% 3
Mathematics
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2022, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 69 (68.32%) Social Skills
2 50 (49.50%) Problem-Solving
3 42 (41.58%) Service Delivery
3 42 (41.58%) Incident Management
4 41 (40.59%) MCP
4 41 (40.59%) Problem Management
5 39 (38.61%) ITIL
6 37 (36.63%) Microsoft
7 34 (33.66%) Degree
8 32 (31.68%) Security Cleared
9 31 (30.69%) SC Cleared
10 28 (27.72%) Visualisation
11 27 (26.73%) C
12 25 (24.75%) C++
13 24 (23.76%) Windows
13 24 (23.76%) Software Engineering
14 22 (21.78%) Data Analysis
15 21 (20.79%) Linux
16 20 (19.80%) Microsoft Office
17 18 (17.82%) Agile
18 14 (13.86%) MATLAB
18 14 (13.86%) Simulink
18 14 (13.86%) Active Directory
18 14 (13.86%) Analytical Skills
19 13 (12.87%) Mathematical Modelling
19 13 (12.87%) R
19 13 (12.87%) Data Visualisation
19 13 (12.87%) Machine Learning
19 13 (12.87%) Java
19 13 (12.87%) Python

Mathematics
Co-occurring 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 10 (9.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 8 (7.92%) Apache Spark
3 5 (4.95%) Jupyter
4 4 (3.96%) SAS
5 1 (0.99%) Apache
5 1 (0.99%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (19.80%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (13.86%) Simulink
3 6 (5.94%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.99%) Stateflow
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.95%) Amazon EMR
1 5 (4.95%) Amazon SageMaker
1 5 (4.95%) AWS
1 5 (4.95%) AWS Lambda
1 5 (4.95%) Serverless
1 5 (4.95%) Snowflake
2 3 (2.97%) Power Platform
3 2 (1.98%) Azure
4 1 (0.99%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.92%) Ethernet
1 8 (7.92%) TCP/IP
2 5 (4.95%) DNS
3 2 (1.98%) Internet
3 2 (1.98%) LAN
3 2 (1.98%) WAN
4 1 (0.99%) BGP
4 1 (0.99%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.99%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.99%) Firewall
4 1 (0.99%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.99%) IPsec
4 1 (0.99%) NX-OS
4 1 (0.99%) OSPF
4 1 (0.99%) VoIP
4 1 (0.99%) VPN
4 1 (0.99%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.94%) NoSQL
2 5 (4.95%) Big Data
2 5 (4.95%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (4.95%) Relational Database
2 5 (4.95%) Triplestore
3 4 (3.96%) Spotfire
4 3 (2.97%) Power BI
4 3 (2.97%) Tableau
5 2 (1.98%) Apache Hive
5 2 (1.98%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.98%) Impala
5 2 (1.98%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 11 (10.89%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.92%) Eclipse
2 8 (7.92%) NetBeans
2 8 (7.92%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.99%) Gerrit
3 1 (0.99%) JIRA
3 1 (0.99%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.99%) Rational Team Concert
General
1 69 (68.32%) Social Skills
2 14 (13.86%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (12.87%) Aerospace
4 10 (9.90%) Presentation Skills
5 8 (7.92%) Military
5 8 (7.92%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (4.95%) Public Sector
7 3 (2.97%) Finance
7 3 (2.97%) Retail
8 2 (1.98%) Influencing Skills
8 2 (1.98%) Law
9 1 (0.99%) Back Office
9 1 (0.99%) Electronics
9 1 (0.99%) Front Office
9 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (45.54%) Analyst
2 41 (40.59%) Service Analyst
2 41 (40.59%) Service Desk Analyst
3 24 (23.76%) Call Centre Analyst
3 24 (23.76%) Customer Analyst
4 15 (14.85%) Software Engineer
5 13 (12.87%) C Software Engineer
5 13 (12.87%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 13 (12.87%) C++ Software Engineer
5 13 (12.87%) Linux Engineer
6 10 (9.90%) Technical Analyst
6 10 (9.90%) Technical Services Analyst
7 9 (8.91%) Real Time Engineer
7 9 (8.91%) Real Time Software Engineer
8 7 (6.93%) Data Scientist
9 6 (5.94%) Project Manager
10 4 (3.96%) Developer
10 4 (3.96%) Python Developer
10 4 (3.96%) Software Developer
11 3 (2.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.91%) Shiny
2 8 (7.92%) .NET
2 8 (7.92%) ActiveX
2 8 (7.92%) DirectX
2 8 (7.92%) MFC
2 8 (7.92%) Node.js
2 8 (7.92%) OpenGL
2 8 (7.92%) Qt
2 8 (7.92%) Web Services
3 5 (4.95%) Kafka
3 5 (4.95%) NLTK
3 5 (4.95%) NumPy
3 5 (4.95%) Pandas
3 5 (4.95%) SciPy
3 5 (4.95%) TensorFlow
4 1 (0.99%) CSS
4 1 (0.99%) HTML
4 1 (0.99%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.90%) Blackberry
1 10 (9.90%) iPhone
2 4 (3.96%) Algorithms
2 4 (3.96%) Biotechnology
2 4 (3.96%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.96%) Life Science
2 4 (3.96%) Public Cloud
3 3 (2.97%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.98%) Analytical Mindset
4 2 (1.98%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.98%) IoT
4 2 (1.98%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.99%) EPoS
5 1 (0.99%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 24 (23.76%) Windows
2 21 (20.79%) Linux
3 5 (4.95%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.99%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.99%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (49.50%) Problem-Solving
2 42 (41.58%) Incident Management
2 42 (41.58%) Service Delivery
3 41 (40.59%) Problem Management
4 39 (38.61%) ITIL
5 28 (27.72%) Visualisation
6 24 (23.76%) Software Engineering
7 22 (21.78%) Data Analysis
8 18 (17.82%) Agile
9 13 (12.87%) Data Visualisation
9 13 (12.87%) Machine Learning
9 13 (12.87%) Mathematical Modelling
9 13 (12.87%) Statistics
10 11 (10.89%) Matrix Organization
10 11 (10.89%) Validation
11 10 (9.90%) Data Science
11 10 (9.90%) Hardware-in-the-Loop
11 10 (9.90%) Project Management
11 10 (9.90%) Scrum
12 9 (8.91%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 27 (26.73%) C
2 25 (24.75%) C++
3 14 (13.86%) MATLAB
4 13 (12.87%) Java
4 13 (12.87%) Python
4 13 (12.87%) R
5 9 (8.91%) JavaScript
6 8 (7.92%) C#
6 8 (7.92%) GLSL
6 8 (7.92%) HLSL
7 5 (4.95%) VBA
8 4 (3.96%) SQL
9 1 (0.99%) Fortran
9 1 (0.99%) Scala
Qualifications
1 41 (40.59%) MCP
2 34 (33.66%) Degree
3 32 (31.68%) Security Cleared
4 31 (30.69%) SC Cleared
5 6 (5.94%) PMI Certification
5 6 (5.94%) PMP
6 4 (3.96%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (3.96%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (3.96%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (2.97%) Master's Degree
8 2 (1.98%) PhD
9 1 (0.99%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.99%) CCIE
9 1 (0.99%) CEH
9 1 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.99%) CISSP
9 1 (0.99%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.94%) PMO
2 3 (2.97%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.98%) CDISC
4 1 (0.99%) GDPR
4 1 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (13.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (9.90%) AirWatch
2 2 (1.98%) Grafana
Vendors
1 37 (36.63%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.90%) Citrix
3 8 (7.92%) Cisco
4 7 (6.93%) NetApp
5 2 (1.98%) Splunk
6 1 (0.99%) Brocade
6 1 (0.99%) Databricks
6 1 (0.99%) MathWorks
6 1 (0.99%) SAP