The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 29 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.

Mathematics (Maths)
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 37 -
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex - 1.64% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £355
% change year-on-year - +5.63%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £18.56 £13.71
% change year-on-year +50.90% +35.33%  

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 East Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 182 240 272
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 83.49% 78.95% 88.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 168 144
Median daily rate £388 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 18
Median hourly rate £11.00 £28.75 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.73% -15.44%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex 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 East Sussex

Mathematics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mathematics in East Sussex

Mathematics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mathematics in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) R
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Time Series Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Statistics
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (33.33%) Postgraduate
2 1 (33.33%) SAS
2 1 (33.33%) Stata

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 1 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Stata
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Deployment Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (33.33%) Statistics
1 1 (33.33%) Time Series Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
2 1 (33.33%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Postgraduate