Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Mathematica skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mathematica over the 6 months to 23 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.

Wolfram Mathematica
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 868 866
Contract jobs citing Mathematica 0 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England - 0.005% 0.005%
As % of the Applications category - 0.055% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
England median daily rate - £550 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.33% +47.78%
UK median daily rate - £550 £600
% change year-on-year - -8.33% +56.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Mathematica is in the Software Applications 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 software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 8429 9043 10755
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 8.89% 9.25% 10.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 5176 5312 6322
England median daily rate £351 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.41% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £146 £150 £153
90th Percentile £575 £525 £538
UK median daily rate £350 £342 £350
% change year-on-year +2.34% -2.29% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 696 883 1036
England median hourly rate £15.50 £16.29 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.85% +5.10% +3.33%
10th Percentile £10.06 £10.29 £9.78
90th Percentile £35.00 £40.50 £36.25
UK median hourly rate £15.50 £16.03 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.28% +3.39% +3.33%

Mathematica
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Mathematica in England

Mathematica
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mathematica in England