Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 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.

Mathematics (Maths)
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 124 138 143
Rank change year-on-year +14 +5 -31
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 12 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.53% 0.46% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.52% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 6
Leeds median daily rate £426 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.38% +3.23% -
10th Percentile £378 £324 £288
90th Percentile £466 £658 £534
West Yorkshire median daily rate £426 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.38% +3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Leeds median hourly rate - £14.13 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -7.38% -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £14.13 £15.25
% change year-on-year - -7.38% -

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 Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1950 2301 2824
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 86.02% 87.72% 87.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1394 1553 1983
Leeds median daily rate £410 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £275 £283 £266
90th Percentile £550 £563 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 35 66
Leeds median hourly rate £20.50 £13.50 £14.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.85% -5.58% +5.91%
10th Percentile £13.80 £10.20 £8.94
90th Percentile £40.00 £31.20 £39.75
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +3.45%

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in Leeds

Mathematics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mathematics in Leeds

Mathematics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mathematics in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 7 (58.33%) Degree
2 6 (50.00%) Banking
3 5 (41.67%) Statistics
3 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (33.33%) Analytics
4 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (33.33%) Data Quality
4 4 (33.33%) Operations Research
4 4 (33.33%) Economics
4 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) SAS
5 3 (25.00%) SLA
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (25.00%) A+ Certification
5 3 (25.00%) Project Management
5 3 (25.00%) C
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) Military
5 3 (25.00%) e-Learning
5 3 (25.00%) Billing
5 3 (25.00%) Document Management
5 3 (25.00%) Logistics
5 3 (25.00%) MCDST
5 3 (25.00%) Process Improvement

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 4 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Data Mining
1 2 (16.67%) MS Access
General
1 6 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (25.00%) Billing
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Senior Manager
2 3 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (25.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) SAS Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) SAS Developer
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Business Information Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Customer Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Data Scientist
4 1 (8.33%) Information Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SAS Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SAS Information Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior SAS Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) VBA Developer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) e-Learning
2 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (16.67%) NHS
4 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
4 1 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (8.33%) Reference Data
4 1 (8.33%) RIA
4 1 (8.33%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Statistics
2 4 (33.33%) Analytics
2 4 (33.33%) Economics
2 4 (33.33%) Operations Research
2 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) Coaching
3 3 (25.00%) Document Management
3 3 (25.00%) Logistics
3 3 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (16.67%) Data Extraction
4 2 (16.67%) Data Ingestion
4 2 (16.67%) Predictive Modelling
4 2 (16.67%) Validation
5 1 (8.33%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) C
3 2 (16.67%) VBA
4 1 (8.33%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) A+ Certification
2 3 (25.00%) MCDST
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (25.00%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (8.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) Data Quality
2 3 (25.00%) SLA
3 2 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco
1 3 (25.00%) Xerox
2 2 (16.67%) Cognos
2 2 (16.67%) Tableau
3 1 (8.33%) Facebook
3 1 (8.33%) Twitter