Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Numerate Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 15 October 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.

Numerate Degree (Degree in Mathematics)
England > London
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 559 535 563
Rank change year-on-year -24 +28 -28
Contract jobs citing Numerate Degree 75 95 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.16% 0.21% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.02% 1.29% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 77 38
London median daily rate £508 £525 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +23.53% -19.05%
10th Percentile £328 £396 £200
90th Percentile £838 £675 £640
England median daily rate £480 £509 £413
% change year-on-year -5.65% +23.33% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
London median hourly rate £14.50 - -
England median hourly rate £22.93 - £21.00

Numerate Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications 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 academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 7,361 7,378 7,771
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 15.95% 16.55% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,786 4,875 5,066
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £275 £275 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £416
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.29% +3.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 177 160 103
London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.32% -1.58% -9.65%
10th Percentile £13.70 £13.31 £13.35
90th Percentile £51.75 £47.92 £49.11
England median hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% +7.84% +10.87%

Numerate Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Numerate Degree in London

Numerate Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Numerate Degree in London

Numerate Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Numerate Degree in London over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Numerate Degree in London

Numerate Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Numerate Degree in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Numerate Degree in London

Numerate Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Numerate Degree in London over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Numerate Degree in London

Numerate Degree
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 Numerate Degree within the London region over the 6 months to 15 October 2018. 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
Central London -28 18 £480 -8.57% 8
West London -21 1 £438 -15.46% 5
South London - 1 £400 - 1
East London - 1 - - 1
Numerate Degree
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Numerate Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for Numerate Degree.

1 73 (97.33%) Degree
2 55 (73.33%) Mathematics
3 37 (49.33%) Analytics
4 31 (41.33%) Python
5 30 (40.00%) SQL
6 29 (38.67%) Computer Science
7 25 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (29.33%) Java
8 22 (29.33%) Finance
9 20 (26.67%) Microsoft Excel
9 20 (26.67%) Statistics
10 19 (25.33%) C#
10 19 (25.33%) .NET
10 19 (25.33%) SQL Server
10 19 (25.33%) Amazon AWS
11 18 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 18 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
12 16 (21.33%) TDD
12 16 (21.33%) Data Science
13 15 (20.00%) Front Office
13 15 (20.00%) SAS
13 15 (20.00%) OO
13 15 (20.00%) R
14 14 (18.67%) VBA
14 14 (18.67%) Microsoft
14 14 (18.67%) Economics
14 14 (18.67%) Problem-Solving
15 13 (17.33%) Retail
15 13 (17.33%) Multithreading
16 12 (16.00%) Physics

Numerate Degree
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:

Application Platforms
1 15 (20.00%) SAS
2 5 (6.67%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.33%) Apache Airflow
3 1 (1.33%) Hyperledger
3 1 (1.33%) IIS
3 1 (1.33%) Jupyter
3 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (26.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (10.67%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (2.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.67%) SPSS
3 2 (2.67%) Stata
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) thinkFolio
2 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (25.33%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.67%) Amazon S3
4 2 (2.67%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (2.67%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.67%) Serverless
5 1 (1.33%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.33%) GitHub
5 1 (1.33%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.33%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (1.33%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (25.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (6.67%) Big Data
3 5 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (5.33%) Data Lake
4 4 (5.33%) Hadoop
4 4 (5.33%) HDInsight
5 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.67%) Apache Hive
6 2 (2.67%) InfluxDB
6 2 (2.67%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.67%) MS Access
6 2 (2.67%) MySQL
7 1 (1.33%) Blockchain
7 1 (1.33%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.33%) KDB
7 1 (1.33%) Kdb+
7 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (9.33%) Git (software)
1 7 (9.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.33%) Selenium
2 4 (5.33%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (4.00%) Appium
3 3 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.67%) JIRA
5 1 (1.33%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.33%) GitLab
5 1 (1.33%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.33%) JSUnit
5 1 (1.33%) Maven
5 1 (1.33%) Mocha
5 1 (1.33%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.33%) NUnit
5 1 (1.33%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.33%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.33%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.33%) WebDriver
General
1 22 (29.33%) Finance
2 15 (20.00%) Front Office
3 13 (17.33%) Retail
4 12 (16.00%) Banking
5 8 (10.67%) Investment Banking
6 6 (8.00%) Marketing
7 4 (5.33%) Advertising
7 4 (5.33%) Social Science
8 1 (1.33%) Electronics
8 1 (1.33%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.33%) Legal
8 1 (1.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (44.00%) Developer
2 19 (25.33%) Analyst
3 12 (16.00%) C# Developer
3 12 (16.00%) Quantitative Developer
4 11 (14.67%) Data Analyst
4 11 (14.67%) Java Developer
5 10 (13.33%) Insight Analyst
6 9 (12.00%) Excel Developer
6 9 (12.00%) Front Office Developer
7 8 (10.67%) C# Pricing Developer
7 8 (10.67%) C# Quant Developer
7 8 (10.67%) Pricing Developer
8 6 (8.00%) Data Insight Analyst
8 6 (8.00%) Data Scientist
8 6 (8.00%) Insight Data Analyst
9 4 (5.33%) QA Engineer
10 3 (4.00%) .NET Developer
10 3 (4.00%) Android Engineer
10 3 (4.00%) SQL Developer
11 2 (2.67%) Java Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (25.33%) .NET
2 11 (14.67%) ASP.NET
3 10 (13.33%) ASP.NET Core
4 5 (6.67%) .NET Framework
5 4 (5.33%) Node.js
5 4 (5.33%) React
6 3 (4.00%) HTML
7 2 (2.67%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (2.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 2 (2.67%) Entity Framework
7 2 (2.67%) Natural Language Processing
7 2 (2.67%) OpenCL
7 2 (2.67%) STL
7 2 (2.67%) Web Services
8 1 (1.33%) HTML5
8 1 (1.33%) NumPy
8 1 (1.33%) Pandas
8 1 (1.33%) Unity DI Container
8 1 (1.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (38.67%) Computer Science
2 18 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (12.00%) Derivative
4 8 (10.67%) Credit Derivative
4 8 (10.67%) Hedge funds
5 5 (6.67%) Algorithms
5 5 (6.67%) Fintech
6 4 (5.33%) Fixed Income
6 4 (5.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (4.00%) Digital Media
7 3 (4.00%) Equities
8 2 (2.67%) Cloud Native
8 2 (2.67%) CUDA
8 2 (2.67%) EPoS
8 2 (2.67%) FMCG
8 2 (2.67%) Mobile App
8 2 (2.67%) Reinsurance
8 2 (2.67%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (1.33%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.67%) Linux
2 4 (5.33%) Android
3 3 (4.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (73.33%) Mathematics
2 37 (49.33%) Analytics
3 25 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (26.67%) Statistics
5 16 (21.33%) Data Science
5 16 (21.33%) TDD
6 15 (20.00%) OO
7 14 (18.67%) Economics
7 14 (18.67%) Problem-Solving
8 13 (17.33%) Multithreading
9 12 (16.00%) OOP
9 12 (16.00%) Physics
10 11 (14.67%) Release Management
11 10 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (13.33%) Electronic Trading
11 10 (13.33%) Machine Learning
12 9 (12.00%) MVC
12 9 (12.00%) Quantitative Research
12 9 (12.00%) Test Strategy
13 8 (10.67%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 31 (41.33%) Python
2 30 (40.00%) SQL
3 22 (29.33%) Java
4 19 (25.33%) C#
5 15 (20.00%) R
6 14 (18.67%) VBA
7 12 (16.00%) C++
8 7 (9.33%) T-SQL
9 5 (6.67%) JavaScript
9 5 (6.67%) VB
10 4 (5.33%) MATLAB
11 3 (4.00%) Apple Swift
11 3 (4.00%) Ruby
12 2 (2.67%) Bash Shell
12 2 (2.67%) PL/SQL
12 2 (2.67%) Scala
12 2 (2.67%) TypeScript
13 1 (1.33%) C
13 1 (1.33%) Perl
13 1 (1.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 73 (97.33%) Degree
2 12 (16.00%) PhD
3 9 (12.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (6.67%) Master's Degree
5 2 (2.67%) MBA
6 1 (1.33%) AWS Certification
6 1 (1.33%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.33%) PMP
6 1 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.67%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.33%) Ansible
2 2 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.67%) Prometheus
2 2 (2.67%) Puppet
3 1 (1.33%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (18.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.33%) Tableau
3 5 (6.67%) Google
4 2 (2.67%) Alteryx
4 2 (2.67%) Bloomberg
4 2 (2.67%) Intel
4 2 (2.67%) Oracle
4 2 (2.67%) Splunk
5 1 (1.33%) Charles River
5 1 (1.33%) IBM
5 1 (1.33%) New Relic
5 1 (1.33%) Optimizely
5 1 (1.33%) SaltStack