Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 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
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 56 102 94
Rank change year-on-year +46 -8 -29
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 25 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.67% 0.50% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.13% 0.58% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 2
Oxfordshire median daily rate £165 £400 £208
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -58.75% +92.77% -50.60%
10th Percentile £158 £213 £112
90th Percentile £345 £531 £313
South East median daily rate £513 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +28.13% +14.29% -7.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - £20.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £38.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +16.88% +102.63% -61.03%

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 799 1,030 1,060
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 85.18% 86.41% 87.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 582 811 760
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +9.68%
10th Percentile £276 £265 £213
90th Percentile £575 £613 £570
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 17 42
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £17.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +17.38% -36.49%
10th Percentile £14.25 £15.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £52.00 £77.50 £37.25
South East median hourly rate £26.65 £24.02 £22.50
% change year-on-year +10.95% +6.76% -21.05%

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 21 January 2019.

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 21 January 2019. 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 - 18 - - 5
Oxford +27 3 £165 -58.75% 13
Mathematics
South East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 23 (92.00%) Software Engineering
1 23 (92.00%) Computer Science
2 21 (84.00%) Test Automation
2 21 (84.00%) User Experience
2 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (72.00%) Angular 2
3 18 (72.00%) UX Design
3 18 (72.00%) AngularJS
4 15 (60.00%) Web Application Development
4 15 (60.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
4 15 (60.00%) Microservices
5 11 (44.00%) HTML
5 11 (44.00%) Go
6 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 10 (40.00%) CSS
7 8 (32.00%) Web Services
7 8 (32.00%) Google
7 8 (32.00%) Manufacturing
7 8 (32.00%) HTML5
7 8 (32.00%) Life Science
8 7 (28.00%) Front End Development
9 4 (16.00%) Linux
10 3 (12.00%) OO
10 3 (12.00%) .NET
10 3 (12.00%) Java
10 3 (12.00%) C#
10 3 (12.00%) C++
10 3 (12.00%) Degree
10 3 (12.00%) SOLID
10 3 (12.00%) Docker

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (4.00%) DVB
1 1 (4.00%) LTE
General
1 8 (32.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.00%) Electronics
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (12.00%) Applications Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Graduate
5 2 (8.00%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Graduate Web Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Communications Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Electronics Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Python Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Python Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Software Integration Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (72.00%) Angular 2
1 18 (72.00%) AngularJS
2 11 (44.00%) HTML
3 10 (40.00%) CSS
4 8 (32.00%) HTML5
4 8 (32.00%) Web Services
5 3 (12.00%) .NET
5 3 (12.00%) Node.js
5 3 (12.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (84.00%) User Experience
2 8 (32.00%) Life Science
3 3 (12.00%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (4.00%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) Computer Science
1 23 (92.00%) Software Engineering
2 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (84.00%) Test Automation
3 18 (72.00%) UX Design
4 15 (60.00%) Microservices
4 15 (60.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
4 15 (60.00%) Web Application Development
5 7 (28.00%) Front End Development
6 3 (12.00%) OO
6 3 (12.00%) SOLID
7 2 (8.00%) Physics
7 2 (8.00%) Web Development
7 2 (8.00%) Workflow
8 1 (4.00%) Innovative Thinking
8 1 (4.00%) Mathematical Modelling
8 1 (4.00%) Signal Processing
8 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineering
8 1 (4.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) Go
2 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.00%) C#
3 3 (12.00%) C++
3 3 (12.00%) Java
3 3 (12.00%) TypeScript
4 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) Master's Degree
2 1 (4.00%) PhD
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Google
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft