Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Mathematica skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mathematica over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 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.

Wolfram Mathematica
England > London
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 634 587 590
Rank change year-on-year -47 +3 +11
Contract jobs citing Mathematica 1 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.002% 0.012% 0.005%
As % of the Applications category 0.026% 0.14% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
London median daily rate - £550 £613
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -10.20% +16.67%
England median daily rate - £550 £613
% change year-on-year - -10.20% +85.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
London median hourly rate £80.00 - -
England median hourly rate £80.00 - £15.00

Mathematica is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 3,877 3,612 4,455
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 8.46% 8.71% 10.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,704 2,362 2,979
London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £150 £160 £159
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
England median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 163 212
London median hourly rate £20.50 £17.00 £16.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.59% +0.47% +5.75%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.38 £10.00
90th Percentile £38.75 £42.50 £32.95
England median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.13% +3.23% +3.33%

Mathematica
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Mathematica as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Mathematica in London

Mathematica
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mathematica in London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Mathematica 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 Mathematica.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) PhD
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Econometrics
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Stochastic Calculus
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Quantitative Finance

Mathematica
Co-occurring 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Qualitative Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Quantitative Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Econometrics
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Quantitative Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stochastic Calculus
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) PhD