Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for Mathematics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mathematics over the 6 months to 24 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.

Mathematics (Maths)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 83 87
Rank change year-on-year -13 +4 -14
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 11 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.69% 1.22% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 1.59% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 7
Hertfordshire median daily rate £500 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.06% -9.33% +38.89%
10th Percentile £475 £285 £322
90th Percentile £575 £638 £425
East of England median daily rate £450 £290 £360
% change year-on-year +55.17% -19.44% +32.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £45.00 £27.81 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.80% -0.67% +6.67%
East of England median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year - -48.21% +3.28%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1278 1070 1218
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 80.18% 76.81% 75.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 635 623 615
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £213 £225 £225
90th Percentile £575 £550 £575
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 56 97
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £19.00 £32.25 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.09% +53.57% +31.25%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.25 £9.60
90th Percentile £46.80 £53.75 £43.00
East of England median hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £23.63
% change year-on-year -1.56% +35.45% -1.56%

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in Hertfordshire

Mathematics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mathematics in Hertfordshire

Mathematics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mathematics in Hertfordshire

Mathematics
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 24 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
Welwyn Garden City +6 4 - - 1
Stevenage -9 2 - -
Welwyn - 1 £575 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - - 1
Hoddesdon - 1 - -
Mathematics
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 6 (54.55%) Python
1 6 (54.55%) R
1 6 (54.55%) Machine Learning
2 5 (45.45%) Big Data
2 5 (45.45%) Analytics
2 5 (45.45%) Amazon Redshift
2 5 (45.45%) Apache Spark
2 5 (45.45%) Mathematical Modelling
2 5 (45.45%) Hadoop
2 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (45.45%) Predictive Modelling
2 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) Predictive Analytics
2 5 (45.45%) Statistics
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 4 (36.36%) Retail
3 4 (36.36%) Tableau
3 4 (36.36%) Creative Thinking
4 3 (27.27%) Project Management
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 2 (18.18%) C#
5 2 (18.18%) C++
5 2 (18.18%) Java
5 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) PMP
5 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (45.45%) Apache Spark
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon Redshift
1 5 (45.45%) Big Data
1 5 (45.45%) Hadoop
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
1 1 (9.09%) NetBeans
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (36.36%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Aerospace
3 1 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Military
3 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Data Scientist
2 2 (18.18%) PMO Manager
2 2 (18.18%) PMO Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Senior PMO
2 2 (18.18%) Senior PMO Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Synthetic Environment Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) HTML5
1 1 (9.09%) Node.js
1 1 (9.09%) Qt
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
1 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Machine Learning
2 5 (45.45%) Analytics
2 5 (45.45%) Mathematical Modelling
2 5 (45.45%) Predictive Analytics
2 5 (45.45%) Predictive Modelling
2 5 (45.45%) Statistics
3 4 (36.36%) Creative Thinking
4 3 (27.27%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 2 (18.18%) SDLC
6 1 (9.09%) Business Process Mapping
6 1 (9.09%) ITSM
6 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (9.09%) Robotic Process Automation
6 1 (9.09%) Service Management
6 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
6 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Python
1 6 (54.55%) R
2 2 (18.18%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) C++
2 2 (18.18%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) C
3 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) VBA
3 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
2 2 (18.18%) PMP
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) PMO
2 1 (9.09%) ECSS
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Tableau
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Blue Prism