Period
to 18 December 2017

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 18 December 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.

Numerate Degree (Degree in Mathematics)
England > London
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 541 533 508
Rank change year-on-year -8 -25 -9
Contract jobs citing Numerate Degree 106 72 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.22% 0.16% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.32% 0.95% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 45 80
London median daily rate £575 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.00% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £424 £232 £378
90th Percentile £675 £640 £676
England median daily rate £525 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +13.51% +2.78% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
London median hourly rate - - £15.77
England median hourly rate - £15.65 £12.26
% change year-on-year - +27.65% -9.19%

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 8048 7582 7581
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 16.93% 17.17% 16.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5371 4896 5036
London median daily rate £475 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £270 £258
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
England median daily rate £437 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.76% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 120 130
London median hourly rate £21.70 £19.56 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.95% -3.42% +15.71%
10th Percentile £13.50 £11.36 £12.02
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.84 £47.83
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year -1.96% +10.87% +21.05%

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 18 December 2017.

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
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 18 December 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
Central London 0 29 £575 +15.00% 1
West London -8 6 £488 - 3
Numerate Degree
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Numerate Degree 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 Numerate Degree.

1 106 (100.00%) Degree
2 73 (68.87%) Mathematics
3 51 (48.11%) Computer Science
4 46 (43.40%) Finance
5 43 (40.57%) Java
6 42 (39.62%) Banking
7 40 (37.74%) SQL
8 39 (36.79%) Agile Software Development
9 37 (34.91%) C#
10 36 (33.96%) Python
11 26 (24.53%) Oracle
12 24 (22.64%) Test Automation
12 24 (22.64%) Analytics
13 22 (20.75%) Big Data
14 20 (18.87%) RDBMS
14 20 (18.87%) Equities
14 20 (18.87%) Front Office
14 20 (18.87%) Relational Database
15 19 (17.92%) Telecoms
16 18 (16.98%) Games
16 18 (16.98%) Sybase
16 18 (16.98%) REST
17 16 (15.09%) SDLC
17 16 (15.09%) Computer Science Degree
17 16 (15.09%) .NET
18 15 (14.15%) C++
18 15 (14.15%) R
19 14 (13.21%) C
19 14 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
20 13 (12.26%) Software Testing

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 8 (7.55%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (6.60%) SAS
3 4 (3.77%) Apache Spark
3 4 (3.77%) nginx
4 1 (0.94%) Apache
4 1 (0.94%) Confluence
4 1 (0.94%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.94%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (6.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.89%) EViews
2 2 (1.89%) SPSS
3 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.94%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.83%) GitHub
2 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.94%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.55%) Internet
2 1 (0.94%) HTTP
2 1 (0.94%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.94%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (20.75%) Big Data
2 20 (18.87%) RDBMS
2 20 (18.87%) Relational Database
3 13 (12.26%) Hadoop
4 11 (10.38%) Apache Cassandra
4 11 (10.38%) HBase
5 10 (9.43%) MongoDB
6 9 (8.49%) SQL Server
7 8 (7.55%) NoSQL
8 4 (3.77%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (3.77%) SAS Visual Analytics
8 4 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.83%) Apache Hive
10 2 (1.89%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (1.89%) Data Mining
10 2 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.89%) KDB
10 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.94%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 11 (10.38%) TeamCity
2 10 (9.43%) Subversion
3 3 (2.83%) MSBuild
4 2 (1.89%) NUnit
4 2 (1.89%) SpecFlow
4 2 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.89%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.94%) Jenkins
General
1 46 (43.40%) Finance
2 42 (39.62%) Banking
3 20 (18.87%) Front Office
4 19 (17.92%) Telecoms
5 18 (16.98%) Games
6 9 (8.49%) Investment Banking
7 6 (5.66%) Marketing
8 2 (1.89%) Advertising
8 2 (1.89%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.94%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.94%) Law
9 1 (0.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 63 (59.43%) Developer
2 34 (32.08%) Java Developer
3 18 (16.98%) Analyst
3 18 (16.98%) Games Developer
3 18 (16.98%) Java Games Developer
3 18 (16.98%) Telecoms Developer
3 18 (16.98%) Telecoms Java Developer
4 15 (14.15%) C# Developer
5 10 (9.43%) Business Analyst
5 10 (9.43%) Front Office Developer
5 10 (9.43%) Senior Developer
6 9 (8.49%) Senior Analyst
7 8 (7.55%) Agile Business Analyst
7 8 (7.55%) Python Developer
7 8 (7.55%) Senior Business Analyst
7 8 (7.55%) Senior Java Developer
8 7 (6.60%) Data Scientist
8 7 (6.60%) NoSQL Developer
9 6 (5.66%) Quantitative Developer
10 5 (4.72%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (16.98%) REST
2 16 (15.09%) .NET
3 11 (10.38%) ASP.NET
4 10 (9.43%) AngularJS
4 10 (9.43%) RabbitMQ
5 9 (8.49%) Hibernate
5 9 (8.49%) Spring
6 8 (7.55%) ActiveMQ
6 8 (7.55%) JMS
6 8 (7.55%) RESTful
6 8 (7.55%) Web Services
7 5 (4.72%) NumPy
7 5 (4.72%) Pandas
7 5 (4.72%) WPF
8 4 (3.77%) LINQ
9 3 (2.83%) .NET Framework
9 3 (2.83%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 3 (2.83%) Celery
9 3 (2.83%) HTML
9 3 (2.83%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 51 (48.11%) Computer Science
2 20 (18.87%) Equities
3 14 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (10.38%) Fixed Income
5 7 (6.60%) Data Structures
6 5 (4.72%) Algorithms
6 5 (4.72%) Derivative
7 4 (3.77%) Credit Risk
8 3 (2.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.89%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.89%) Clustering
9 2 (1.89%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (1.89%) Hedge funds
9 2 (1.89%) User Experience
10 1 (0.94%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.94%) Grid Computing
10 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.94%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.94%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.38%) Linux
1 11 (10.38%) Windows
2 2 (1.89%) Android
2 2 (1.89%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.89%) Unix
3 1 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.94%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (68.87%) Mathematics
2 39 (36.79%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (22.64%) Analytics
3 24 (22.64%) Test Automation
4 16 (15.09%) SDLC
5 13 (12.26%) Data Analysis
5 13 (12.26%) Software Testing
6 11 (10.38%) Statistics
6 11 (10.38%) Visualisation
7 10 (9.43%) Business Analysis
7 10 (9.43%) Front End Development
8 9 (8.49%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (8.49%) Cross-Platform Development
8 9 (8.49%) Physics
8 9 (8.49%) Project Management
8 9 (8.49%) Quality Management
9 8 (7.55%) Electronic Trading
9 8 (7.55%) Multithreading
9 8 (7.55%) OOP
9 8 (7.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (40.57%) Java
2 40 (37.74%) SQL
3 37 (34.91%) C#
4 36 (33.96%) Python
5 15 (14.15%) C++
5 15 (14.15%) R
6 14 (13.21%) C
7 5 (4.72%) Scala
8 4 (3.77%) MATLAB
9 3 (2.83%) Clojure
9 3 (2.83%) Haskell
10 2 (1.89%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.89%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.89%) XAML
11 1 (0.94%) AWK
11 1 (0.94%) F#
11 1 (0.94%) Perl
11 1 (0.94%) PHP
11 1 (0.94%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 106 (100.00%) Degree
2 16 (15.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (4.72%) DV Cleared
3 5 (4.72%) PhD
3 5 (4.72%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.83%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.94%) ISEB
5 1 (0.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.60%) QA
2 4 (3.77%) IFRS
2 4 (3.77%) IFRS 9
3 3 (2.83%) MiFID
System Software
1 9 (8.49%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.89%) BladeLogic
2 1 (0.94%) Ansible
2 1 (0.94%) Oozie
2 1 (0.94%) Salt
Vendors
1 26 (24.53%) Oracle
2 18 (16.98%) Sybase
3 12 (11.32%) Tableau
4 9 (8.49%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.83%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (2.83%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.83%) Workday
6 2 (1.89%) Alteryx
6 2 (1.89%) Apple
6 2 (1.89%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.94%) Adobe
7 1 (0.94%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.94%) Google
7 1 (0.94%) SaltStack