The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Mathematics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 29 June 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.

Mathematics (Maths)
North West > Manchester
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 102 86
Rank change year-on-year +18 -16  
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 6 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.43% 0.17% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.20% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Manchester median daily rate £600 £148 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +306.77% -18.05%  
North West median daily rate £425 £249 £180
% change year-on-year +70.85% +38.19%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Manchester median hourly rate £29.00 £9.75 £15.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +197.43% -38.96%  
10th Percentile £28.50 £9.75 £14.99
90th Percentile £29.50 £9.75 £16.96
North West median hourly rate £31.00 £21.13 £15.98
% change year-on-year +46.74% +32.23%  

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 Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1124 1474 1169
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 79.72% 82.53% 77.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2261 3398 2373
Manchester median daily rate £400 £410 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +12.32%  
10th Percentile £275 £264 £258
90th Percentile £575 £575 £555
North West median daily rate £413 £415 £388
% change year-on-year -0.60% +7.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 63 64
Manchester median hourly rate £29.00 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.11% +2.85%  
10th Percentile £11.75 £10.50 £11.08
90th Percentile £48.75 £40.40 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £28.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year +40.35% -16.17%  

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Mathematics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in Manchester

Mathematics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mathematics in Manchester

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mathematics in Manchester over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mathematics in Manchester

Mathematics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics in Manchester.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mathematics in Manchester

Mathematics
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Salford - 1 £388 - 1
Mathematics
North West

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) Python
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) Degree
4 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
4 4 (44.44%) PaaS
4 4 (44.44%) Hadoop
4 4 (44.44%) Change Control
4 4 (44.44%) Physics
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) Unix
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) C++
4 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
4 4 (44.44%) Ansible
4 4 (44.44%) DevOps
4 4 (44.44%) Public Cloud
4 4 (44.44%) Issue Tracking
5 3 (33.33%) Mesos
5 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 3 (33.33%) Go
5 3 (33.33%) IT Strategy
5 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 3 (33.33%) Java
5 3 (33.33%) .NET
5 3 (33.33%) MSMQ
5 3 (33.33%) PhD

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) PaaS
2 1 (11.11%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Hadoop
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) Big Data
3 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
3 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (11.11%) OLAP
3 1 (11.11%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (11.11%) Power BI
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Architect
1 4 (44.44%) Cloud Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Data Scientist
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft BI Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) OLAP Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Power BI Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) SSIS Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SSRS Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
1 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 3 (33.33%) MSMQ
1 3 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
2 1 (11.11%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Public Cloud
2 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Unix
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (44.44%) Change Control
2 4 (44.44%) DevOps
2 4 (44.44%) Issue Tracking
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Physics
2 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
3 3 (33.33%) ATDD
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (33.33%) IT Strategy
3 3 (33.33%) Refactoring
3 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) Python
3 4 (44.44%) C++
3 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
4 3 (33.33%) Go
4 3 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) Scala
5 1 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) PhD
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Ansible
2 3 (33.33%) Mesos
3 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft