Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Numerate Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 16 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.

Numerate Degree (Degree in Mathematics)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 203 186 205
Rank change year-on-year -17 +19 -39
Contract jobs citing Numerate Degree 2 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.039% 0.062% 0.064%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.20% 0.35% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
West Midlands median daily rate £500 £488 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +105.26% -44.12%
England median daily rate £500 £525 £450
% change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £22.93 - £15.65

Numerate Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Midlands
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,010 857 1,303
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 19.60% 17.80% 20.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 570 476 713
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.27% +12.86%
10th Percentile £210 £207 £250
90th Percentile £538 £525 £545
England median daily rate £450 £425 £424
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.35% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 51 42
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.03 £30.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.89% +24.49% -22.07%
10th Percentile £12.36 £11.75 £12.78
90th Percentile £47.50 £50.00 £43.38
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.83 £25.00
% change year-on-year -3.21% +3.32% +5.26%

Numerate Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Numerate Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Numerate Degree in the West Midlands

Numerate Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Numerate Degree in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Numerate Degree in the West Midlands

Numerate Degree
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Numerate Degree within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 16 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
Warwickshire - 2 £500 - 2
Numerate Degree
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Numerate Degree 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Numerate Degree.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow Management
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 2 (100.00%) Vagrant
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (100.00%) Terraform
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Airflow
1 2 (100.00%) Data Science

Numerate Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (100.00%) Apache Airflow
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Data Scientist
1 2 (100.00%) Machine Learning Scientist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Science
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (100.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Google