Period
to 22 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 22 October 2020 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)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 24 79 67
Rank change year-on-year +55 -12 -
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 2 2 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.87% 0.21% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 0.24% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.67% -
Yorkshire median daily rate £270 £350 £525
% change year-on-year -22.91% -33.33% +23.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £11.50 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.54% - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.78 £13.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -9.38% -18.75% -

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 198 826 731
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 86.09% 86.13% 85.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 604 471
Median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +6.06% -2.94%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £225
90th Percentile £583 £550 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 29 22
Median hourly rate £10.56 £14.39 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.62% -4.07% -7.92%
10th Percentile £9.23 £10.16 £9.31
90th Percentile £25.90 £22.00 £27.17
Median hourly rate £22.50 £16.25 £17.41
% change year-on-year +38.46% -6.66% +21.32%

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing Mathematics as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in South Yorkshire

Mathematics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Mathematics in South Yorkshire.

Daily rate trend for Mathematics in South Yorkshire

Mathematics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Mathematics in South Yorkshire.

Hourly rate trend for Mathematics in South Yorkshire

Mathematics
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 October 2020. 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
Sheffield +47 2 - - 4
Mathematics
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2020, 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (50.00%) Matplotlib
1 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Jupyter
1 1 (50.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
1 1 (50.00%) IT Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Data Science
1 1 (50.00%) Public Sector

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (50.00%) Jupyter
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Data Scientist
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Matplotlib
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Data Science
1 1 (50.00%) IT Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) Python