Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 19 November 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)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 161 174
Rank change year-on-year +18 +13 -36
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 10 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.33% 0.36% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.42% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 6
West Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £377 £324 £288
90th Percentile £470 £658 £534
Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £425 £388
% change year-on-year -2.35% +9.68% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £14.13 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -7.38% -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £15.25 £15.25

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2537 3120 3780
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 84.91% 86.35% 85.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1752 2055 2607
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £263
90th Percentile £545 £550 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 62 108
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.90% -3.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £9.25 £10.20 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.00 £30.63 £40.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.81 £14.50
% change year-on-year +8.05% +2.12% -

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in West Yorkshire

Mathematics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mathematics in West Yorkshire

Mathematics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mathematics in West Yorkshire

Mathematics
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 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
Leeds +7 10 £415 +3.75% 3
Mathematics
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 6 (60.00%) Degree
2 5 (50.00%) Statistics
2 5 (50.00%) Banking
3 4 (40.00%) Economics
3 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (40.00%) Operations Research
3 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 4 (40.00%) Data Quality
3 4 (40.00%) Analytics
3 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (30.00%) Xerox
4 3 (30.00%) Coaching
4 3 (30.00%) Process Improvement
4 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (30.00%) SLA
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (30.00%) A+ Certification
4 3 (30.00%) C
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (30.00%) Military
4 3 (30.00%) e-Learning
4 3 (30.00%) MCDST
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 3 (30.00%) Billing
4 3 (30.00%) Document Management
4 3 (30.00%) Logistics
5 2 (20.00%) MS Access

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 2 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MS Access
General
1 5 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (30.00%) Billing
2 3 (30.00%) Military
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Manager
2 3 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (30.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Information Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Data Scientist
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Information Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SAS Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SAS Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SAS Information Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) VBA Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) e-Learning
2 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (20.00%) NHS
4 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (10.00%) RIA
4 1 (10.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Statistics
2 4 (40.00%) Analytics
2 4 (40.00%) Economics
2 4 (40.00%) Operations Research
2 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (30.00%) Coaching
3 3 (30.00%) Document Management
3 3 (30.00%) Logistics
3 3 (30.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (20.00%) Data Ingestion
5 1 (10.00%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) VBA
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) A+ Certification
2 3 (30.00%) MCDST
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (20.00%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (10.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) Data Quality
2 3 (30.00%) SLA
3 2 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco
1 3 (30.00%) Xerox
2 2 (20.00%) Cognos
2 2 (20.00%) Tableau
3 1 (10.00%) Facebook
3 1 (10.00%) Twitter