The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 26 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)
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 47 47
Rank change year-on-year +3 0  
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 1 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.30% 1.06% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 1.38% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Median daily rate £324 £650 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -50.15% +70.49%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year +3.37% +5.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 264 362 339
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 80.00% 76.53% 76.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 208 225
Median daily rate £355 £413 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.93% +0.60%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £308 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £511
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 14 19
Median hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.63% -  
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 Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Mathematics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mathematics in Gloucestershire

Mathematics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mathematics in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 5 (100.00%) UML
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) Physics
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) C
2 4 (80.00%) DV Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon S3
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (80.00%) Big Data
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) MODAF
2 4 (80.00%) SysML
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) TOGAF
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Military
3 1 (20.00%) CESG
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) SNMP
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Firmware
3 1 (20.00%) ASIC
3 1 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Big Data
1 4 (80.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (20.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) ASIC
1 1 (20.00%) CESG
1 1 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Physics
1 5 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 5 (100.00%) UML
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Change Management
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) MODAF
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) SysML
2 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (80.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) C
2 4 (80.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) IBM