Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 14 November 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)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 103 93
Rank change year-on-year +47 -10 -18
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 36 4 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.01% 0.32% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.47% 0.38% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 5
Oxfordshire median daily rate £373 £260 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +43.27% -1.89% -36.34%
10th Percentile £158 £213 £157
90th Percentile £406 £412 £323
South East median daily rate £500 £366 £410
% change year-on-year +36.52% -10.62% +7.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £22.93 - £21.25
10th Percentile £21.42 - £18.95
90th Percentile £39.89 - £27.25
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £26.17 £25.00
% change year-on-year +33.74% +4.68% -43.82%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,037 1,061 1,119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 86.63% 84.68% 88.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 761 852 807
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £213
90th Percentile £588 £588 £538
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 16 36
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £22.93 £23.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.30% +17.95% -13.33%
10th Percentile £15.30 £13.67 £13.75
90th Percentile £49.00 £77.50 £45.88
South East median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £24.11
% change year-on-year +26.67% -6.66% +0.44%

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in Oxfordshire

Mathematics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mathematics in Oxfordshire

Mathematics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mathematics in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mathematics in Oxfordshire

Mathematics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mathematics in Oxfordshire

Mathematics
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mathematics in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Mathematics in Oxfordshire

Mathematics
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 14 November 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
Abingdon - 23 - - 11
Oxford +21 7 £370 +64.44% 24
Mathematics
South East

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 32 (88.89%) Computer Science
2 29 (80.56%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (80.56%) Software Engineering
3 27 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 27 (75.00%) User Experience
4 24 (66.67%) UX Design
5 18 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 18 (50.00%) Angular 2
6 16 (44.44%) Microservices
7 15 (41.67%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
7 15 (41.67%) Web Application Development
8 14 (38.89%) JavaScript
9 12 (33.33%) CSS
10 11 (30.56%) C++
11 9 (25.00%) HTML
11 9 (25.00%) C#
11 9 (25.00%) Manufacturing
11 9 (25.00%) Front End Development
11 9 (25.00%) Go
12 8 (22.22%) SOLID
12 8 (22.22%) Self-Motivation
12 8 (22.22%) WPF
12 8 (22.22%) Linux
12 8 (22.22%) OO
13 7 (19.44%) Life Science
14 6 (16.67%) Degree
14 6 (16.67%) Google
14 6 (16.67%) HTML5
14 6 (16.67%) Web Services
15 5 (13.89%) .NET

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 2 (5.56%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Wideband
1 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (8.33%) Electronics
3 2 (5.56%) German Language
Job Titles
1 19 (52.78%) Software Engineer
2 12 (33.33%) Developer
3 9 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 8 (22.22%) Applications Engineer
4 8 (22.22%) Desktop Engineer
4 8 (22.22%) Desktop Support
5 2 (5.56%) Electronics Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Graduate
5 2 (5.56%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Graduate Web Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Web Developer
6 1 (2.78%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (2.78%) Architect
6 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (2.78%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Design Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Operations Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Python Software Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (50.00%) Angular 2
1 18 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 12 (33.33%) CSS
3 9 (25.00%) HTML
4 8 (22.22%) WPF
5 6 (16.67%) HTML5
5 6 (16.67%) Web Services
6 5 (13.89%) .NET
7 3 (8.33%) Node.js
8 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.78%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (2.78%) Scilab
Miscellaneous
1 32 (88.89%) Computer Science
2 27 (75.00%) User Experience
3 8 (22.22%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (19.44%) Life Science
5 2 (5.56%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.78%) Renewable Energy
6 1 (2.78%) Robotics
6 1 (2.78%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Linux
2 3 (8.33%) Windows
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (80.56%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (80.56%) Software Engineering
2 27 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 24 (66.67%) UX Design
4 16 (44.44%) Microservices
5 15 (41.67%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
5 15 (41.67%) Web Application Development
6 9 (25.00%) Front End Development
7 8 (22.22%) OO
7 8 (22.22%) SOLID
8 3 (8.33%) Machine Learning
8 3 (8.33%) Statistics
9 2 (5.56%) Analytics
9 2 (5.56%) Data Analytics
9 2 (5.56%) Data Protection
9 2 (5.56%) ITIL
9 2 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (5.56%) Logistics
9 2 (5.56%) Web Development
9 2 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (38.89%) JavaScript
2 11 (30.56%) C++
3 9 (25.00%) C#
3 9 (25.00%) Go
4 4 (11.11%) Java
5 3 (8.33%) C
5 3 (8.33%) MATLAB
5 3 (8.33%) TypeScript
6 2 (5.56%) Python
7 1 (2.78%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.78%) Embedded C++
7 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (5.56%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (2.78%) Master's Degree
3 1 (2.78%) PhD
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Google
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) Splunk