Period
to 11 December 2019

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 11 December 2019 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
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 484 539 551
Rank change year-on-year +55 +12 +1
Contract jobs citing Numerate Degree 44 100 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.21% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.75% 1.31% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 71 89
London median daily rate £575 £550 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% -4.35% +15.00%
10th Percentile £325 £358 £413
90th Percentile £813 £850 £675
England median daily rate £575 £538 £538
% change year-on-year +6.98% - +19.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
London median hourly rate - £92.25 -
England median hourly rate £41.25 £28.97 -
% change year-on-year +42.41% - -

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 5,895 7,626 8,118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 17.26% 16.19% 17.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,992 4,899 5,429
London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
England median daily rate £465 £450 £435
% change year-on-year +3.33% +3.45% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 194 171
London median hourly rate £35.00 £24.04 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.59% +11.81% +10.26%
10th Percentile £16.08 £13.00 £13.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £54.36 £48.75
England median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +40.00% - -1.96%

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 11 December 2019.

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 11 December 2019. 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 +31 12 £575 +4.55% 10
South London +46 1 £550 -1.35% 1
Numerate Degree
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 2019, 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 44 (100.00%) Degree
2 40 (90.91%) Mathematics
3 30 (68.18%) Python
4 20 (45.45%) Computer Science
5 19 (43.18%) Analytics
6 17 (38.64%) Finance
7 15 (34.09%) Java
8 14 (31.82%) AngularJS
8 14 (31.82%) Statistics
8 14 (31.82%) React
9 13 (29.55%) Data Science
10 10 (22.73%) Algorithms
10 10 (22.73%) Front Office
11 9 (20.45%) SQL
11 9 (20.45%) Oracle
11 9 (20.45%) Banking
11 9 (20.45%) Physics
11 9 (20.45%) AWS
11 9 (20.45%) User Experience
12 8 (18.18%) Vue.js
12 8 (18.18%) Front End Development
12 8 (18.18%) Hadoop
12 8 (18.18%) C
12 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
12 8 (18.18%) C++
13 7 (15.91%) Middleware
13 7 (15.91%) Financial Institution
13 7 (15.91%) Software Engineering
13 7 (15.91%) Visualisation
13 7 (15.91%) Flask

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 7 (15.91%) Apache Spark
2 2 (4.55%) SAS
3 1 (2.27%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (13.64%) FINCAD Analytics
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle AML
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.45%) AWS
2 6 (13.64%) Amazon S3
2 6 (13.64%) Amazon SQS
2 6 (13.64%) AWS Lambda
2 6 (13.64%) AWS Step Functions
2 6 (13.64%) Serverless
3 3 (6.82%) Azure
3 3 (6.82%) Google Analytics
3 3 (6.82%) Power Platform
4 1 (2.27%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.18%) Hadoop
2 7 (15.91%) MongoDB
3 6 (13.64%) Amazon Athena
3 6 (13.64%) Amazon Aurora
3 6 (13.64%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (13.64%) Amazon Redshift
3 6 (13.64%) KDB
3 6 (13.64%) NoSQL
3 6 (13.64%) Presto
4 4 (9.09%) Big Data
4 4 (9.09%) Data Mining
5 3 (6.82%) Power BI
6 1 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Git (software)
1 6 (13.64%) Jenkins
1 6 (13.64%) JIRA
1 6 (13.64%) Maven
General
1 17 (38.64%) Finance
2 10 (22.73%) Front Office
3 9 (20.45%) Banking
4 7 (15.91%) Financial Institution
5 4 (9.09%) Retail
6 3 (6.82%) Investment Banking
7 2 (4.55%) Games
7 2 (4.55%) Retail Banking
8 1 (2.27%) Public Sector
8 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (20.45%) Analyst
1 9 (20.45%) Data Analyst
1 9 (20.45%) Developer
2 7 (15.91%) Data Scientist
3 6 (13.64%) Data Analytics Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Senior Software Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Software Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Java Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Applications Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Development Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Electronics Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Python Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Monitoring Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Release Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Release Train Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Python Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Machine Learning Scientist
8 1 (2.27%) Power BI Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Release Train Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.82%) AngularJS
1 14 (31.82%) React
2 8 (18.18%) Vue.js
3 7 (15.91%) Flask
3 7 (15.91%) Middleware
4 6 (13.64%) Apache NiFi
4 6 (13.64%) Backbone.js
4 6 (13.64%) Esper
4 6 (13.64%) NumPy
4 6 (13.64%) Pyramid
4 6 (13.64%) SciPy
5 3 (6.82%) PySpark
6 1 (2.27%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (2.27%) Pandas
6 1 (2.27%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Algorithms
2 9 (20.45%) User Experience
3 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (13.64%) Derivative
3 6 (13.64%) Fixed Income
3 6 (13.64%) Hedge funds
3 6 (13.64%) Wiki
4 4 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.27%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.27%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (90.91%) Mathematics
2 20 (45.45%) Computer Science
3 19 (43.18%) Analytics
4 14 (31.82%) Statistics
5 13 (29.55%) Data Science
6 9 (20.45%) Physics
7 8 (18.18%) Front End Development
8 7 (15.91%) Software Engineering
8 7 (15.91%) Visualisation
9 6 (13.64%) Data Analytics
9 6 (13.64%) Data Ingestion
9 6 (13.64%) ETL
9 6 (13.64%) Machine Learning
9 6 (13.64%) Quantitative Analysis
9 6 (13.64%) Time Series Analysis
10 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (11.36%) Open Source
10 5 (11.36%) Predictive Modelling
10 5 (11.36%) Product Management
10 5 (11.36%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (68.18%) Python
2 15 (34.09%) Java
3 9 (20.45%) SQL
4 8 (18.18%) C
4 8 (18.18%) C++
4 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 5 (11.36%) C#
5 5 (11.36%) R
6 1 (2.27%) Perl
6 1 (2.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 44 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) Master's Degree
3 1 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.27%) PhD
3 1 (2.27%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) QA
2 2 (4.55%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.55%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) Oracle
2 6 (13.64%) Bloomberg
3 3 (6.82%) Google
4 2 (4.55%) Tableau
5 1 (2.27%) Sybase