Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 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)
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 48 -
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent - 0.20% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median daily rate - - -
South East median daily rate £363 £413 £375
% change year-on-year -12.12% +10.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £38.50 £27.50 £46.50
% change year-on-year +40.00% -40.86% +165.71%

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 Kent with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 417 409 458
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 79.58% 82.29% 81.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 283 286
Kent median daily rate £350 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +11.11% -3.57%
10th Percentile £231 £193 £204
90th Percentile £625 £561 £488
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 22
Kent median hourly rate £25.69 £21.00 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.33% -7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £20.61 £15.25 £12.25
90th Percentile £46.00 £114.40 £40.10
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £27.13 £26.50
% change year-on-year -15.21% +2.36% +51.43%

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