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 3 months to 29 March 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 105 103
Rank change year-on-year +14 -2  
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 8 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.60% 0.56% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.68% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 3
Median daily rate £408 £425 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.11% +70.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £295 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £355
% change year-on-year - +5.63%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £25.00 £14.13 £12.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +76.99% +16.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £13.23 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.60 £15.03 £12.42
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £18.56 £13.71
% change year-on-year +50.90% +35.33%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1144 1617 1560
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 85.18% 82.92% 85.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 769 1135 997
Median daily rate £400 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 38 40
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.63 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.80% -13.19%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £9.12 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £21.45 £35.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 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 Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mathematics in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mathematics in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 3 months to 29 March 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
Leeds +3 7 £408 +8.66% 6
Mathematics
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 (42.86%) Statistics
1 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (35.71%) Operations Research
2 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Economics
3 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 4 (28.57%) Knowledge Management
3 4 (28.57%) Data Quality
3 4 (28.57%) C
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) NHS
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) Change Management
4 3 (21.43%) Banking
4 3 (21.43%) Analytics
4 3 (21.43%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (14.29%) Line Management
5 2 (14.29%) Coaching
5 2 (14.29%) Xerox
5 2 (14.29%) Process Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) Billing
5 2 (14.29%) Document Management
5 2 (14.29%) Logistics
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Military
5 2 (14.29%) e-Learning
5 2 (14.29%) Stata
5 2 (14.29%) Migration

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 (14.29%) SAS
2 1 (7.14%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
1 2 (14.29%) Stata
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Big Data
1 2 (14.29%) Data Mining
2 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Billing
3 2 (14.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Data Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Deployment Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Deployment Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) ABAP Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Analytics Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Graduate
3 1 (7.14%) Graduate Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Graduate Data Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Junior
3 1 (7.14%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Junior Data Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) SAP Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (28.57%) NHS
3 2 (14.29%) e-Learning
3 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.14%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Statistics
2 5 (35.71%) Economics
2 5 (35.71%) Operations Research
3 4 (28.57%) Change Management
3 4 (28.57%) Knowledge Management
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (21.43%) Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Coaching
5 2 (14.29%) CRM
5 2 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Document Management
5 2 (14.29%) Line Management
5 2 (14.29%) Logistics
5 2 (14.29%) Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) C
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Python
2 2 (14.29%) VBA
3 1 (7.14%) ABAP
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) C++
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (14.29%) A+ Certification
3 2 (14.29%) MCDST
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) Data Quality
2 2 (14.29%) SLA
3 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco
1 2 (14.29%) Xerox
2 1 (7.14%) SAP