Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 > West Sussex
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 91 82
Rank change year-on-year 0 -9 -17
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 6 22 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.55% 1.58% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 1.77% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 2
West Sussex median daily rate £383 £416 £115
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.05% +261.74% -43.21%
South East median daily rate £355 £365 £325
% change year-on-year -2.74% +12.31% -10.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - £43.00 -
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 West Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 953 1246 893
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 87.43% 89.58% 84.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 596 746 585
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £406 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.68% +4.77% +10.71%
10th Percentile £290 £250 £263
90th Percentile £538 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 34 20
West Sussex median hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £31.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.75% +27.29% +84.85%
10th Percentile £15.00 £15.00 £12.83
90th Percentile £53.63 £52.25 £50.00
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 West Sussex

Job postings citing Mathematics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in West Sussex

Mathematics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Mathematics in West Sussex.

Contractor daily rate trend for Mathematics in West Sussex

Mathematics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics in West Sussex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mathematics in West Sussex

Mathematics
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the West Sussex 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
Gatwick -3 3 £383 +4.79%
Crawley -9 3 - - 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
3 3 (50.00%) Perl
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Brocade
3 3 (50.00%) Korn
3 3 (50.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 3 (50.00%) Solaris
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (50.00%) QMS
3 3 (50.00%) Sun
3 3 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) EMC
3 3 (50.00%) OCP
3 3 (50.00%) OCA
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (50.00%) RHCE
3 3 (50.00%) SAN
3 3 (50.00%) StorageTek
3 3 (50.00%) Veritas
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (50.00%) Benchmarking
3 3 (50.00%) Quality Management
3 3 (50.00%) Change Management
3 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (50.00%) VMware

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) Solaris Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) Unix Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Requirements Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Unix
2 3 (50.00%) CentOS
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Benchmarking
1 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (50.00%) Change Management
1 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) QMS
1 3 (50.00%) Quality Management
1 3 (50.00%) Server Hardening
2 2 (33.33%) Mechatronics
2 2 (33.33%) Requirements Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) AWK
1 3 (50.00%) Bourne shell
1 3 (50.00%) Korn
1 3 (50.00%) Perl
1 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) OCA
2 3 (50.00%) OCP
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (50.00%) RHCE
2 3 (50.00%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) GlusterFS
1 3 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle ZFS
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 3 (50.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Brocade
1 3 (50.00%) EMC
1 3 (50.00%) HP
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (50.00%) StorageTek
1 3 (50.00%) Sun
1 3 (50.00%) Veritas
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
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