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 3 months to 30 March 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)
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 84 89
Rank change year-on-year +2 +5  
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 7 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.69% 0.76% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.89% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 2
Median daily rate £408 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £355
% change year-on-year +3.44% +2.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.13 £12.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.96% +16.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £18.56 £13.36
% change year-on-year +2.39% +38.93%  

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 Leeds with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 870 1233 1026
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 85.71% 85.68% 87.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 592 874 686
Median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 19 17
Median hourly rate £39.00 £13.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +200.00% -27.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.20 £12.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £18.78 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 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 Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mathematics in Leeds over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 30 March 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 5 (45.45%) Finance
1 5 (45.45%) Economics
1 5 (45.45%) Statistics
1 5 (45.45%) Operations Research
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (36.36%) Knowledge Management
2 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 4 (36.36%) Data Quality
2 4 (36.36%) Change Management
2 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (36.36%) NHS
2 4 (36.36%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) C
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Analytics
3 3 (27.27%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (27.27%) Banking
4 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Billing
4 2 (18.18%) Document Management
4 2 (18.18%) Logistics
4 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
4 2 (18.18%) Xerox
4 2 (18.18%) Line Management
4 2 (18.18%) Coaching

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 2 (18.18%) SAS
2 1 (9.09%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
1 2 (18.18%) Stata
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Big Data
1 2 (18.18%) Data Mining
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Billing
3 2 (18.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Deployment Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Deployment Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) ABAP Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Analytics Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (36.36%) NHS
3 2 (18.18%) e-Learning
3 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Economics
1 5 (45.45%) Operations Research
1 5 (45.45%) Statistics
2 4 (36.36%) Change Management
2 4 (36.36%) Knowledge Management
2 4 (36.36%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (27.27%) Analytics
4 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Coaching
4 2 (18.18%) CRM
4 2 (18.18%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Document Management
4 2 (18.18%) Line Management
4 2 (18.18%) Logistics
4 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) VBA
4 1 (9.09%) ABAP
4 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (18.18%) A+ Certification
3 2 (18.18%) MCDST
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) Data Quality
2 2 (18.18%) SLA
3 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco
1 2 (18.18%) Xerox
2 1 (9.09%) SAP