The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 28 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 East / Kent
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 37 -
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent - 0.31% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.40% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £383 £348
% change year-on-year - +10.07%  
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 Kent with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Kent
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 203 253 211
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 83.54% 78.57% 77.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 542 634 391
Median daily rate £363 £453 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.88% +20.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £225 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £895 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 12 12
Median hourly rate £22.52 £55.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -59.05% +378.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.71 £13.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.92 £137.50 £40.13
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 Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in Kent

Mathematics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mathematics in Kent

Mathematics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mathematics in Kent