The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 28 March 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)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 65 72
Rank change year-on-year -10 +7  
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.13% 0.40% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.47% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £325 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £355
% change year-on-year +3.44% +2.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £18.56 £13.71
% change year-on-year +50.90% +35.33%  

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 632 643 668
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 84.83% 85.85% 79.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 365 346
Median daily rate £413 £413 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.01%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 7
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -62.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing Mathematics as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in Milton Keynes

Mathematics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mathematics in Milton Keynes

Mathematics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mathematics in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Quantitative Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Predictive Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) R
2 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Deep Learning
2 1 (50.00%) Pandas
2 1 (50.00%) scikit-learn
2 1 (50.00%) Theano
2 1 (50.00%) XGBoost
2 1 (50.00%) Keras
2 1 (50.00%) Torch
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Linux

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning Developer
1 1 (50.00%) PHP Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Java SE
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) Keras
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
1 1 (50.00%) Pandas
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (50.00%) scikit-learn
1 1 (50.00%) Theano
1 1 (50.00%) Torch
1 1 (50.00%) XGBoost
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Deep Learning
1 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Predictive Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Quantitative Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) R
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree