The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Applied Mathematics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Applied Mathematics over the 3 months to 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Applied Mathematics (Applied Maths)
England / London
Rank 394 413 406
Rank change year-on-year +19 -7  
Contract jobs citing Applied Mathematics 8 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.042% 0.027% 0.014%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.049% 0.032% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 2
Median daily rate £375 £450 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% -21.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £390 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £215 £250
% change year-on-year +132.55% -14.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Applied 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 London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 16350 18715 17143
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 85.12% 85.09% 82.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 11752 13518 12038
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 190 241
Median hourly rate £31.92 £22.50 £20.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.86% +10.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.18 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Applied Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Applied Mathematics as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Applied Mathematics in London

Applied Mathematics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applied Mathematics in London

Applied Mathematics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Applied Mathematics in London over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Applied Mathematics in London

Applied Mathematics
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applied Mathematics within the London region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +8 1 £275 - 1
Applied Mathematics
England

Applied Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Applied 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 London region with a requirement for Applied Mathematics.

1 14 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 14 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 12 (85.71%) Statistics
2 12 (85.71%) Scala
2 12 (85.71%) R
2 12 (85.71%) Machine Learning
2 12 (85.71%) Python
3 10 (71.43%) PhD
4 9 (64.29%) Hadoop
4 9 (64.29%) Visualisation
5 8 (57.14%) Big Data
5 8 (57.14%) Analytics
5 8 (57.14%) Apache Spark
6 7 (50.00%) D3.js
6 7 (50.00%) Degree
7 6 (42.86%) Natural Language Processing
7 6 (42.86%) Tableau
7 6 (42.86%) Finance
7 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (42.86%) Artificial Intelligence
7 6 (42.86%) Statistical Analysis
7 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (35.71%) Algorithms
8 5 (35.71%) scikit-learn
8 5 (35.71%) Anomaly Detection
8 5 (35.71%) Pandas
8 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (35.71%) OO
8 5 (35.71%) Spotfire
8 5 (35.71%) QlikView

Applied Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 8 (57.14%) Apache Spark
2 1 (7.14%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Flurry Analytics
2 1 (7.14%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) Hadoop
2 8 (57.14%) Big Data
3 5 (35.71%) QlikView
3 5 (35.71%) Spotfire
4 3 (21.43%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (21.43%) HBase
5 1 (7.14%) Mixpanel
5 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
5 1 (7.14%) Neo4j
5 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
5 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Data Scientist
2 5 (35.71%) Consultant
2 5 (35.71%) Machine Learning Consultant
3 4 (28.57%) Junior
3 4 (28.57%) Junior Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Big Data Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Cassandra Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Data Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Artificial Intelligence Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Hadoop Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Machine Learning Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) D3.js
2 6 (42.86%) Natural Language Processing
3 5 (35.71%) Pandas
3 5 (35.71%) scikit-learn
4 1 (7.14%) .NET
4 1 (7.14%) Bokeh
4 1 (7.14%) Django
4 1 (7.14%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 14 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (35.71%) Algorithms
4 3 (21.43%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 12 (85.71%) Machine Learning
2 12 (85.71%) Statistics
3 9 (64.29%) Visualisation
4 8 (57.14%) Analytics
5 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (42.86%) Artificial Intelligence
5 6 (42.86%) Statistical Analysis
6 5 (35.71%) Anomaly Detection
6 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (35.71%) OO
7 4 (28.57%) Prototyping
8 3 (21.43%) Deep Learning
9 2 (14.29%) BDD
9 2 (14.29%) Open Source
9 2 (14.29%) Risk Analytics
9 2 (14.29%) Scrum
9 2 (14.29%) TDD
9 2 (14.29%) Use Case
10 1 (7.14%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Python
1 12 (85.71%) R
1 12 (85.71%) Scala
2 2 (14.29%) C++
2 2 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) MATLAB
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) PhD
2 7 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) HDFS
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Tableau
2 1 (7.14%) Google