The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Applied Mathematics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Applied Mathematics over the 3 months to 27 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.

Applied Mathematics (Applied Maths)
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 595 622 623
Rank change year-on-year +27 +1  
Contract jobs citing Applied Mathematics 6 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.014% 0.002% 0.006%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.016% 0.002% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Median daily rate £395 £450 £620
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.22% -27.41%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 - £620
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Applied 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 England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 36629 41404 40602
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 84.70% 83.49% 80.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 24036 27790 26591
Median daily rate £450 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 948 977 1113
Median hourly rate £32.00 £27.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.36% +5.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.81 £12.58 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £48.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Applied Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Applied Mathematics as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Applied Mathematics in England

Applied Mathematics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applied Mathematics in England

Applied Mathematics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Applied Mathematics in England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Applied Mathematics in England

Applied Mathematics
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applied Mathematics within the England region over the 3 months to 27 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
South East - 3 £350 - 2
London +4 2 £600 +33.33% 1
South West - 1 £395 - 1
Applied Mathematics
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Applied 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 England region with a requirement for Applied Mathematics.

1 15 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 14 (93.33%) Computer Science
3 13 (86.67%) Degree
3 13 (86.67%) Apache Spark
4 11 (73.33%) Hadoop
4 11 (73.33%) Visualisation
4 11 (73.33%) Big Data
4 11 (73.33%) Statistics
5 9 (60.00%) Python
5 9 (60.00%) Machine Learning
5 9 (60.00%) Analytics
6 8 (53.33%) Scala
6 8 (53.33%) R
6 8 (53.33%) Finance
7 7 (46.67%) Artificial Intelligence
7 7 (46.67%) Tableau
7 7 (46.67%) D3.js
8 6 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (40.00%) Statistical Analysis
8 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (33.33%) PhD
9 5 (33.33%) Java
9 5 (33.33%) Spotfire
9 5 (33.33%) QlikView
9 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (33.33%) Data Analytics
9 5 (33.33%) Natural Language Processing
10 4 (26.67%) Prototyping
10 4 (26.67%) Physics

Applied Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 13 (86.67%) Apache Spark
2 2 (13.33%) SAS
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Pig
3 1 (6.67%) Confluence
3 1 (6.67%) Jupyter
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (6.67%) Flurry Analytics
2 1 (6.67%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) Big Data
1 11 (73.33%) Hadoop
2 5 (33.33%) QlikView
2 5 (33.33%) Spotfire
3 3 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (20.00%) HBase
4 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
5 1 (6.67%) Apache Hive
5 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
5 1 (6.67%) DataStage
5 1 (6.67%) Impala
5 1 (6.67%) Mixpanel
5 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
5 1 (6.67%) Neo4j
5 1 (6.67%) Pentaho
5 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (6.67%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Eclipse
1 2 (13.33%) Eclipse RCP
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Military
3 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Consultant
1 5 (33.33%) Machine Learning Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Data Scientist
2 4 (26.67%) Junior
2 4 (26.67%) Junior Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Big Data Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Cassandra Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Data Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Data Scientist
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support
4 1 (6.67%) Hadoop Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Machine Learning Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) D3.js
2 5 (33.33%) Natural Language Processing
3 2 (13.33%) Swing
3 2 (13.33%) SWT
4 1 (6.67%) Apache Tez
4 1 (6.67%) Bokeh
4 1 (6.67%) Django
4 1 (6.67%) Flask
4 1 (6.67%) ggplot
4 1 (6.67%) JSON
4 1 (6.67%) Matplotlib
4 1 (6.67%) MLlib
4 1 (6.67%) PySpark
4 1 (6.67%) RHadoop
4 1 (6.67%) scikit-learn
4 1 (6.67%) Seaborn
4 1 (6.67%) TensorFlow
4 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (93.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (20.00%) Fintech
4 2 (13.33%) Algorithms
5 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
5 1 (6.67%) Equities
5 1 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (6.67%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
1 3 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 11 (73.33%) Statistics
2 11 (73.33%) Visualisation
3 9 (60.00%) Analytics
3 9 (60.00%) Machine Learning
4 7 (46.67%) Artificial Intelligence
5 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (40.00%) Statistical Analysis
6 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (33.33%) Data Analytics
7 4 (26.67%) Physics
7 4 (26.67%) Prototyping
8 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
8 3 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
8 3 (20.00%) Deep Learning
8 3 (20.00%) Open Source
8 3 (20.00%) Use Case
9 2 (13.33%) BDD
9 2 (13.33%) Microservices
9 2 (13.33%) Quantitative Research
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) Python
2 8 (53.33%) R
2 8 (53.33%) Scala
3 5 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
6 1 (6.67%) C#
6 1 (6.67%) C++
6 1 (6.67%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) Degree
2 6 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (33.33%) PhD
4 2 (13.33%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) HDFS
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Tableau
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Ab Initio
3 1 (6.67%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) Informatica