Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 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.

Applied Mathematics (Applied Maths)
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 832 840 851
Rank change year-on-year +8 +11 -28
Contract jobs citing Applied Mathematics 19 26 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.020% 0.027% 0.017%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.024% 0.032% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 22 13
England median daily rate £600 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% +92.98%
10th Percentile £382 £374 £413
90th Percentile £683 £620 £680
UK median daily rate £588 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +11.90% -4.55% +92.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Applied 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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 80305 82432 84439
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.63% 84.16% 81.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 54036 54950 55644
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
10th Percentile £288 £265 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.91% +3.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1882 2137 2504
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.43 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.76% +8.58% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.43 £11.50 £11.26
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £23.63 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.56% +6.67% +18.42%

Applied Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Applied Mathematics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 6 months to 22 November 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 6 months to 22 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
London -36 18 £600 +9.09% 3
South West +5 1 £395 +18.80% 1
Applied Mathematics
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 19 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 19 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 15 (78.95%) Statistics
3 14 (73.68%) Degree
3 14 (73.68%) Machine Learning
4 11 (57.89%) Python
4 11 (57.89%) Artificial Intelligence
5 9 (47.37%) Java
5 9 (47.37%) SQL
5 9 (47.37%) Hadoop
5 9 (47.37%) Predictive Modelling
5 9 (47.37%) R
5 9 (47.37%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (42.11%) Analytics
6 8 (42.11%) Big Data
6 8 (42.11%) NoSQL
6 8 (42.11%) C#
7 7 (36.84%) Linux
7 7 (36.84%) Visualisation
7 7 (36.84%) Physics
7 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (31.58%) Algorithms
8 6 (31.58%) D3.js
8 6 (31.58%) C++
9 5 (26.32%) Data Modelling
9 5 (26.32%) Finance
9 5 (26.32%) Predictive Analytics
9 5 (26.32%) Apache Hive
9 5 (26.32%) Bokeh
9 5 (26.32%) Apache Spark

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 5 (26.32%) Apache Spark
2 4 (21.05%) Apache Pig
3 1 (5.26%) Apache
3 1 (5.26%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (5.26%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (5.26%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) Hadoop
2 8 (42.11%) Big Data
2 8 (42.11%) NoSQL
3 5 (26.32%) Apache Hive
4 3 (15.79%) Text Mining
5 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (5.26%) Apache Zeppelin
5 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) JUnit
2 1 (5.26%) Maven
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Banking
2 4 (21.05%) Investment Banking
2 4 (21.05%) Retail
3 3 (15.79%) Marketing
4 1 (5.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Data Scientist
2 3 (15.79%) Machine Learning Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Kernel Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Scala Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Apache Spark Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Java Scala Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Machine Learning Scientist
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Data Scientist
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Scala Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) D3.js
2 5 (26.32%) Bokeh
2 5 (26.32%) ggplot
2 5 (26.32%) Seaborn
3 4 (21.05%) MLlib
3 4 (21.05%) NumPy
3 4 (21.05%) Pandas
3 4 (21.05%) RHadoop
3 4 (21.05%) scikit-learn
4 1 (5.26%) Akka
4 1 (5.26%) Flask
4 1 (5.26%) Google Maps API
4 1 (5.26%) HTML
4 1 (5.26%) HTML5
4 1 (5.26%) Kafka
4 1 (5.26%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (5.26%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 19 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (31.58%) Algorithms
4 4 (21.05%) Digital Media
5 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
5 1 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Android
2 2 (10.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 15 (78.95%) Statistics
3 14 (73.68%) Machine Learning
4 11 (57.89%) Artificial Intelligence
5 9 (47.37%) Predictive Modelling
6 8 (42.11%) Analytics
7 7 (36.84%) Physics
7 7 (36.84%) Visualisation
8 5 (26.32%) Data Modelling
8 5 (26.32%) Predictive Analytics
9 4 (21.05%) Data Cleansing
10 3 (15.79%) Bayesian Methods
10 3 (15.79%) Computer Vision
10 3 (15.79%) Deep Learning
10 3 (15.79%) Demand Forecasting
10 3 (15.79%) Market Segmentation
10 3 (15.79%) Open Source
10 3 (15.79%) Presales
10 3 (15.79%) Statistical Analysis
10 3 (15.79%) Time Series Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) Python
2 9 (47.37%) Java
2 9 (47.37%) R
2 9 (47.37%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) C#
4 6 (31.58%) C++
5 2 (10.53%) C
5 2 (10.53%) Embedded C
5 2 (10.53%) Scala
6 1 (5.26%) Clojure
6 1 (5.26%) MATLAB
6 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (73.68%) Degree
2 9 (47.37%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (21.05%) PhD
4 3 (15.79%) Master's Degree
5 1 (5.26%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) QEMU
2 1 (5.26%) Docker
2 1 (5.26%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Google