Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for Mathematics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mathematics over the 6 months to 17 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.

Mathematics (Maths)
England > North East
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 96 170
Rank change year-on-year +5 +74 -48
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 8 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.66% 0.41% 0.068%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.49% 0.078%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 2
North East median daily rate £650 £525 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.81% +59.09% -
England median daily rate £513 £525 £450
% change year-on-year -2.38% +16.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +42.86% +20.00%

Mathematics is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,049 1,025 2,552
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 86.62% 84.22% 87.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 675 674 1,728
North East median daily rate £400 £370 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +7.25% -13.75%
10th Percentile £262 £246 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £518
England median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 41 120
North East median hourly rate £12.00 £28.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.89% +1.79% +86.67%
10th Percentile £10.13 £10.50 £11.05
90th Percentile £21.80 £47.50 £36.00
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.87 £22.50
% change year-on-year -15.54% +10.51% +3.97%

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Mathematics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in the North East

Mathematics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mathematics in the North East

Mathematics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mathematics in the North East over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mathematics in the North East

Mathematics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mathematics in the North East

Mathematics
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the North East region over the 6 months to 17 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
Tyne and Wear +2 8 £650 +23.81% 11
Mathematics
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Mathematics 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 North East region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) Analytics
3 6 (75.00%) Finance
3 6 (75.00%) Statistics
3 6 (75.00%) Degree
3 6 (75.00%) Physics
3 6 (75.00%) R
4 5 (62.50%) Credit Risk
4 5 (62.50%) Stress Testing
4 5 (62.50%) Financial Modelling
4 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
4 5 (62.50%) SPSS
4 5 (62.50%) Validation
4 5 (62.50%) Banking
4 5 (62.50%) Financial Institution
4 5 (62.50%) SAS
4 5 (62.50%) Python
4 5 (62.50%) IFRS
4 5 (62.50%) IFRS 9
4 5 (62.50%) Master's Degree
5 4 (50.00%) Machine Learning
5 4 (50.00%) Big Data
6 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (25.00%) SMS

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 5 (62.50%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) SPSS
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Big Data
2 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Banking
2 5 (62.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Qualitative Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Quantitative Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Quantitative Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
1 5 (62.50%) Credit Risk
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Analytics
2 6 (75.00%) Physics
2 6 (75.00%) Statistics
3 5 (62.50%) Financial Modelling
3 5 (62.50%) Stress Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Validation
4 4 (50.00%) Machine Learning
5 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (12.50%) Data Science
6 1 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (12.50%) Economics
6 1 (12.50%) Operations Research
6 1 (12.50%) Quantitative Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) R
3 5 (62.50%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) IFRS
1 5 (62.50%) IFRS 9
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Tableau