Period
to 20 July 2017

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 20 July 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)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 67 88
Rank change year-on-year -17 +21 -25
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 14 26 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.19% 2.25% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 2.83% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 7
Oxfordshire median daily rate £120 £265 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -54.72% -17.19% +42.22%
10th Percentile £107 £78 £296
90th Percentile £324 £313 £332
South East median daily rate £355 £365 £325
% change year-on-year -2.74% +12.31% -10.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £42.50 £27.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.55% - -
South East median hourly rate £46.00 £21.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +119.05% +61.54% -24.02%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 971 920 1217
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 82.22% 79.72% 82.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 721 685 829
Oxfordshire median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £251 £213 £238
90th Percentile £575 £538 £530
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 22 64
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £19.75 £17.25 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.49% -11.54% +36.84%
10th Percentile £12.11 £13.82 £9.10
90th Percentile £74.50 £40.43 £39.70
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% +4.65%

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 20 July 2017.

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
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 20 July 2017. 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
Oxford -26 2 £295 +11.32% 12
Abingdon - 2 - - 2
Mathematics
South East

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 11 (78.57%) Degree
2 10 (71.43%) Computer Science
3 6 (42.86%) Workflow
3 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (35.71%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
5 4 (28.57%) Project Management
6 3 (21.43%) Java
6 3 (21.43%) Python
6 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (21.43%) Big Data
6 3 (21.43%) Physics
7 2 (14.29%) Applied Mathematics
7 2 (14.29%) Eclipse RCP
7 2 (14.29%) Django
7 2 (14.29%) Big Data Analytics
7 2 (14.29%) Data Analytics
7 2 (14.29%) Analytics
7 2 (14.29%) Microservices
7 2 (14.29%) Apache Spark
7 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
7 2 (14.29%) Web Development
7 2 (14.29%) SWT
7 2 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (14.29%) OOD
7 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 2 (14.29%) Sun Certification

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) Apache Spark
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Big Data
2 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 2 (14.29%) Eclipse RCP
2 1 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Graduate
3 4 (28.57%) Graduate Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Computer Science Graduate
4 2 (14.29%) Graduate Web Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) C++ Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Data Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Excel Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Python Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Django
1 2 (14.29%) Swing
1 2 (14.29%) SWT
2 1 (7.14%) Flask
2 1 (7.14%) JSON
2 1 (7.14%) Qt
2 1 (7.14%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Workflow
2 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Physics
4 2 (14.29%) Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) Applied Mathematics
4 2 (14.29%) Big Data Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) Microservices
4 2 (14.29%) OO
4 2 (14.29%) OOD
4 2 (14.29%) Web Development
5 1 (7.14%) API Design
5 1 (7.14%) API Development
5 1 (7.14%) BDD
5 1 (7.14%) Data Transformation
5 1 (7.14%) ETL
5 1 (7.14%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Java
1 3 (21.43%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) C++
2 1 (7.14%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) Degree
2 5 (35.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (14.29%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle