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 3 months to 24 April 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
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 48 65
Rank change year-on-year -8 +17  
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 11 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.89% 1.61% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 2.13% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 2
Median daily rate £115 £265 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -56.60% -15.20%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £184 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £400 £323
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £355
% change year-on-year +14.28% -1.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.38 £13.71
% change year-on-year +16.03% +19.43%  

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 462 422 617
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 79.52% 75.49% 82.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 318 407
Median daily rate £450 £415 £412
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.43% +0.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.12% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 44
Median hourly rate £55.00 £14.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +292.85% -44.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £30.35
% change year-on-year -4.00% +23.55%  

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 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 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 3 months to 24 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -11 1 - - 8
Abingdon - 1 - -
Mathematics
South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 9 (75.00%) Degree
2 8 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 6 (50.00%) Workflow
4 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (33.33%) Project Management
5 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 2 (16.67%) Web Development
7 2 (16.67%) Physics
7 2 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (8.33%) Qt
8 1 (8.33%) Eclipse RCP
8 1 (8.33%) Big Data
8 1 (8.33%) Big Data Analytics
8 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics
8 1 (8.33%) Analytics
8 1 (8.33%) Applied Mathematics
8 1 (8.33%) Microservices
8 1 (8.33%) Apache Spark
8 1 (8.33%) SWT
8 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
8 1 (8.33%) Sun Certification
8 1 (8.33%) Internet
8 1 (8.33%) OOD
8 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
8 1 (8.33%) Windows
8 1 (8.33%) OO

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 1 (8.33%) Apache Spark
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (8.33%) Eclipse RCP
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Graduate
3 4 (33.33%) Graduate Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Computer Science Graduate
4 2 (16.67%) Graduate Web Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) C++ Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Data Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Excel Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Junior
5 1 (8.33%) Junior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) Qt
1 1 (8.33%) Swing
1 1 (8.33%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Workflow
2 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Physics
3 2 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Applied Mathematics
4 1 (8.33%) Big Data Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Microservices
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
1 1 (8.33%) C++
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) Python
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
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