Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 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 of England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 153 155 173
Rank change year-on-year +2 +18 -28
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 46 43 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.89% 0.88% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 1.08% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 27 16
East of England median daily rate £450 £290 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +55.17% -19.44% +32.11%
10th Percentile £336 £230 £263
90th Percentile £625 £595 £425
England median daily rate £550 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +22.22% - -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 10
East of England median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -48.21% +3.28%
10th Percentile £11.50 £10.99 £13.00
90th Percentile £42.50 £38.00 £46.88
England median hourly rate £19.34 £20.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -5.66% +17.14% +12.00%

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 4269 3972 4677
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 82.73% 81.44% 78.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2462 2303 2727
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £224 £234
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 260 323 400
East of England median hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £23.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.56% +35.45% -1.56%
10th Percentile £11.52 £13.75 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £45.43
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Mathematics as a percentage 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

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 6 months to 24 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mathematics in the East of England

Mathematics
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mathematics in the East of England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor 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 24 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
Cambridgeshire -5 22 £425 +28.79% 70
Hertfordshire -13 11 £500 +47.06% 11
Essex -24 7 £450 +87.50%
Bedfordshire -9 6 £550 +24.29%
Mathematics
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 of England region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 26 (56.52%) Python
2 20 (43.48%) Degree
3 18 (39.13%) Statistics
4 16 (34.78%) R
5 15 (32.61%) Machine Learning
6 14 (30.43%) Computer Science
7 13 (28.26%) Windows
8 12 (26.09%) Microsoft Office
8 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
8 12 (26.09%) Retail
9 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (23.91%) C
9 11 (23.91%) C++
9 11 (23.91%) ITIL
9 11 (23.91%) Analytics
10 10 (21.74%) Cisco
11 9 (19.57%) Linux
11 9 (19.57%) Predictive Analytics
12 8 (17.39%) Incident Management
12 8 (17.39%) Service Delivery
12 8 (17.39%) MCP
12 8 (17.39%) NetApp
12 8 (17.39%) SC Cleared
12 8 (17.39%) Security Cleared
12 8 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
13 7 (15.22%) JIRA
13 7 (15.22%) Problem Management
13 7 (15.22%) Embedded Systems
13 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (13.04%) Physics

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 6 (13.04%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.17%) IIS
2 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (26.09%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.17%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) HTTP
2 1 (2.17%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) Amazon Redshift
2 5 (10.87%) Big Data
2 5 (10.87%) Hadoop
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.17%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.17%) Impala
3 1 (2.17%) Neo4j
3 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (15.22%) JIRA
2 5 (10.87%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.87%) Subversion
3 2 (4.35%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.35%) Selenium
4 1 (2.17%) AccuRev
4 1 (2.17%) Ant
4 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.17%) Gradle
4 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.17%) JUnit
4 1 (2.17%) Maven
4 1 (2.17%) NetBeans
4 1 (2.17%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (26.09%) Retail
2 4 (8.70%) Electronics
3 3 (6.52%) Aerospace
3 3 (6.52%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.17%) Finance
5 1 (2.17%) Legal
5 1 (2.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (34.78%) Data Scientist
2 10 (21.74%) Analyst
3 7 (15.22%) Service Analyst
3 7 (15.22%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Data Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Agile Developer
6 3 (6.52%) C/C++ Developer
6 3 (6.52%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Embedded C++ Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Embedded Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Embedded Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) HTML
2 4 (8.70%) JSON
2 4 (8.70%) Middleware
2 4 (8.70%) RESTful
3 3 (6.52%) Natural Language Processing
3 3 (6.52%) scikit-learn
4 2 (4.35%) CSS
4 2 (4.35%) Keras
4 2 (4.35%) NumPy
4 2 (4.35%) Pandas
4 2 (4.35%) TensorFlow
4 2 (4.35%) Theano
4 2 (4.35%) Web Services
5 1 (2.17%) .NET
5 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.17%) SAML
5 1 (2.17%) SOAP
5 1 (2.17%) Struts
5 1 (2.17%) XHTML
5 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (30.43%) Computer Science
2 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (15.22%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (10.87%) Algorithms
4 4 (8.70%) Device Driver
5 2 (4.35%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.17%) Clustering
6 1 (2.17%) Digital TV
6 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.17%) NHS
6 1 (2.17%) Replication
6 1 (2.17%) STB
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.26%) Windows
2 9 (19.57%) Linux
3 2 (4.35%) Unix
4 1 (2.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) Statistics
2 15 (32.61%) Machine Learning
3 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (23.91%) Analytics
3 11 (23.91%) ITIL
4 9 (19.57%) Predictive Analytics
5 8 (17.39%) Incident Management
5 8 (17.39%) Service Delivery
6 7 (15.22%) Problem Management
7 6 (13.04%) Mathematical Modelling
7 6 (13.04%) Physics
7 6 (13.04%) Visualisation
8 5 (10.87%) Full Text Search
8 5 (10.87%) Neural Network
8 5 (10.87%) OO
8 5 (10.87%) Predictive Modelling
8 5 (10.87%) Project Management
8 5 (10.87%) Software Engineering
9 4 (8.70%) Data Visualisation
9 4 (8.70%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (56.52%) Python
2 16 (34.78%) R
3 11 (23.91%) C
3 11 (23.91%) C++
4 6 (13.04%) Embedded C
4 6 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 6 (13.04%) SQL
5 4 (8.70%) Java
6 3 (6.52%) C#
6 3 (6.52%) Embedded C++
7 2 (4.35%) MATLAB
7 2 (4.35%) Perl
8 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.17%) VBA
8 1 (2.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (43.48%) Degree
2 8 (17.39%) MCP
2 8 (17.39%) SC Cleared
2 8 (17.39%) Security Cleared
3 5 (10.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (10.87%) PhD
4 2 (4.35%) CISSP
4 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.35%) MCSE
4 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.35%) PMI Certification
4 2 (4.35%) PMP
5 1 (2.17%) ISEB
5 1 (2.17%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) PMO
2 1 (2.17%) ECSS
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 10 (21.74%) Cisco
3 8 (17.39%) NetApp
4 6 (13.04%) Tableau
5 4 (8.70%) Citrix
6 2 (4.35%) Alteryx
6 2 (4.35%) VMware
7 1 (2.17%) Blue Prism
7 1 (2.17%) Cloudera
7 1 (2.17%) MicroStrategy