Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 59 57
Rank change year-on-year -5 -2 -5
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 5 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.88% 0.19% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 0.24% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Leicestershire median daily rate £625 £250 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +150.00% - -
East Midlands median daily rate £413 £375 £325
% change year-on-year +10.00% +15.38% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Leicestershire median hourly rate £8.63 - £15.25
10th Percentile £8.06 - £14.13
90th Percentile £9.19 - £16.38
East Midlands median hourly rate £10.56 £15.25 £16.38
% change year-on-year -30.74% -6.87% +25.96%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leicestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 467 410 386
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 81.93% 75.93% 73.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 256 207
Leicestershire median daily rate £350 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +1.54% -
10th Percentile £235 £136 £153
90th Percentile £530 £500 £513
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 17 24
Leicestershire median hourly rate £18.25 £14.50 £15.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.86% -4.13% -24.38%
10th Percentile £8.44 £10.17 £10.30
90th Percentile £45.00 £38.75 £41.88
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year +10.71% -13.58% +2.86%

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in Leicestershire

Mathematics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mathematics in Leicestershire

Mathematics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mathematics in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mathematics in Leicestershire

Mathematics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mathematics in Leicestershire

Mathematics
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 23 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
Leicester -6 1 £100 -60.00% 1
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 - -
Hinckley - 1 - -
Mathematics
East Midlands

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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) R
1 2 (40.00%) Natural Language Processing
1 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
1 2 (40.00%) Machine Learning
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data
2 1 (20.00%) Theano
2 1 (20.00%) MXNet
2 1 (20.00%) Deeplearning4j
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Linear Algebra
2 1 (20.00%) Linear Regression
2 1 (20.00%) TensorFlow
2 1 (20.00%) Neural Network
2 1 (20.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Logistic Regression
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Billing

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data
General
1 1 (20.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Data Scientist
1 2 (40.00%) Machine Learning Scientist
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Data Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Innovation Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Machine Learning Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (20.00%) Deeplearning4j
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) MXNet
2 1 (20.00%) TensorFlow
2 1 (20.00%) Theano
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (20.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Linear Algebra
2 1 (20.00%) Linear Regression
2 1 (20.00%) Logistic Regression
2 1 (20.00%) Neural Network
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) R
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) SAP