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 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 122 123
Rank change year-on-year +5 +1  
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 13 7 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.55% 0.27% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.34% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 6
Median daily rate £278 £275 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.90% -29.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £237 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £578 £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £383 £348
% change year-on-year - +10.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 15
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £21.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +47.61% +27.27%  

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 1979 2044 2420
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 83.78% 80.13% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4855 4483 4735
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £255 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 389 407 426
Median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.90% -6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.75 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.75 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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 3 months to 28 June 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
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 28 June 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
Hertfordshire +1 5 £344 +25.00% 9
Essex -9 4 £330 +43.47% 2
Bedfordshire - 2 £363 - 4
Cambridgeshire +4 1 £225 -62.50% 49
Norfolk - 1 - - 1
Mathematics
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 39 (73.58%) Degree
2 22 (41.51%) Python
3 18 (33.96%) SQL
4 17 (32.08%) C
5 15 (28.30%) Data Analysis
6 14 (26.42%) Electronics
7 13 (24.53%) Telecoms
7 13 (24.53%) Computer Science
8 12 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (22.64%) Windows
8 12 (22.64%) Embedded C
9 11 (20.75%) Analytics
9 11 (20.75%) Computer Science Degree
10 10 (18.87%) Data Analytics
10 10 (18.87%) CRM
10 10 (18.87%) Linux
10 10 (18.87%) Java
11 9 (16.98%) Oracle
11 9 (16.98%) Management Information System
12 8 (15.09%) Mainframe
12 8 (15.09%) Finance
12 8 (15.09%) DB2
12 8 (15.09%) C#
12 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
12 8 (15.09%) Customer Analytics
12 8 (15.09%) Campaign Management
12 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (15.09%) Data Structures
12 8 (15.09%) Hadoop
12 8 (15.09%) Business Analysis

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 3 (5.66%) SAS
2 2 (3.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (3.77%) IIS
2 2 (3.77%) OpenStack
2 2 (3.77%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.77%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.89%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.89%) Confluence
3 1 (1.89%) Jupyter
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (3.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (3.77%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.77%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) Bluetooth
1 2 (3.77%) Ethernet
1 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.77%) Wireless
2 1 (1.89%) Firewall
2 1 (1.89%) HTTP
2 1 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.09%) DB2
1 8 (15.09%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.77%) OLAP
2 2 (3.77%) OLTP
2 2 (3.77%) QlikView
2 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (1.89%) Big Data
3 1 (1.89%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.89%) Impala
3 1 (1.89%) MySQL
3 1 (1.89%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.43%) Jenkins
2 5 (9.43%) JIRA
3 4 (7.55%) Eclipse
3 4 (7.55%) Subversion
4 3 (5.66%) Selenium
4 3 (5.66%) SoapUI
5 2 (3.77%) AccuRev
5 2 (3.77%) Ant
5 2 (3.77%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.77%) Gradle
5 2 (3.77%) JUnit
5 2 (3.77%) Maven
5 2 (3.77%) NetBeans
5 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (26.42%) Electronics
2 13 (24.53%) Telecoms
3 8 (15.09%) Finance
4 5 (9.43%) Legal
4 5 (9.43%) Retail
5 4 (7.55%) Marketing
5 4 (7.55%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (5.66%) Aerospace
7 2 (3.77%) Automotive
7 2 (3.77%) Banking
7 2 (3.77%) Military
7 2 (3.77%) Publishing
8 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (37.74%) Developer
2 12 (22.64%) Python Developer
3 9 (16.98%) Analyst
4 6 (11.32%) Embedded Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Business Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) CRM Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) CRM Business Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Data Business Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Data Insight Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Insight Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Insight Data Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Senior Business Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Senior Insight Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (5.66%) Analytics Consultant
6 3 (5.66%) Consultant
6 3 (5.66%) CRM Technical Consultant
6 3 (5.66%) Data Consultant
6 3 (5.66%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.21%) Web Services
2 4 (7.55%) XML
3 3 (5.66%) CSS
3 3 (5.66%) HTML
3 3 (5.66%) SOAP
4 2 (3.77%) EclipseLink
4 2 (3.77%) Ext JS
4 2 (3.77%) JAX-WS
4 2 (3.77%) JPA
4 2 (3.77%) jQuery
4 2 (3.77%) JSR 170
4 2 (3.77%) Node.js
4 2 (3.77%) OSGi
4 2 (3.77%) Qt
4 2 (3.77%) REST
4 2 (3.77%) RESTful
4 2 (3.77%) SAML
4 2 (3.77%) Spring MVC
4 2 (3.77%) Struts
4 2 (3.77%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.53%) Computer Science
2 9 (16.98%) Management Information System
3 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (15.09%) Data Structures
3 8 (15.09%) Mainframe
4 4 (7.55%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.77%) Clustering
5 2 (3.77%) FMCG
5 2 (3.77%) Life Science
5 2 (3.77%) NHS
5 2 (3.77%) PMI
5 2 (3.77%) Replication
6 1 (1.89%) Digital TV
6 1 (1.89%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.89%) e-Health
6 1 (1.89%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.89%) Fintech
6 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.89%) STB
6 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.64%) Windows
2 10 (18.87%) Linux
3 8 (15.09%) Windows Vista
4 3 (5.66%) Unix
5 2 (3.77%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.30%) Data Analysis
2 12 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (20.75%) Analytics
4 10 (18.87%) CRM
4 10 (18.87%) Data Analytics
5 8 (15.09%) Business Analysis
5 8 (15.09%) Campaign Management
5 8 (15.09%) Customer Analytics
5 8 (15.09%) Use Case
6 6 (11.32%) OO
7 4 (7.55%) B2C
7 4 (7.55%) BDD
7 4 (7.55%) Bioinformatics
7 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (7.55%) Information Management
7 4 (7.55%) ITIL
7 4 (7.55%) Physics
7 4 (7.55%) Statistics
7 4 (7.55%) TDD
8 3 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 22 (41.51%) Python
2 18 (33.96%) SQL
3 17 (32.08%) C
4 12 (22.64%) Embedded C
5 10 (18.87%) Java
6 8 (15.09%) C#
7 7 (13.21%) C++
8 5 (9.43%) JavaScript
8 5 (9.43%) R
9 3 (5.66%) Perl
10 2 (3.77%) T-SQL
10 2 (3.77%) VB
10 2 (3.77%) VBScript
11 1 (1.89%) Go
11 1 (1.89%) Haskell
11 1 (1.89%) Ruby
11 1 (1.89%) Scala
Qualifications
1 39 (73.58%) Degree
2 11 (20.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (7.55%) PhD
4 2 (3.77%) Master's Degree
4 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.77%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (3.77%) PMI Certification
4 2 (3.77%) PMP
5 1 (1.89%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.89%) CISA
5 1 (1.89%) CISM
5 1 (1.89%) CISSP
5 1 (1.89%) GSEC
5 1 (1.89%) ISEB
5 1 (1.89%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.89%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) CDISC
2 1 (1.89%) ECSS
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.77%) Firmware
2 1 (1.89%) Docker
2 1 (1.89%) KVM
2 1 (1.89%) LXC
2 1 (1.89%) Slurm Workload Manager
2 1 (1.89%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Mesos
Vendors
1 9 (16.98%) Oracle
2 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.66%) IBM
4 2 (3.77%) Adobe
4 2 (3.77%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (1.89%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.89%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.89%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.89%) Pegasus
5 1 (1.89%) VMware
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