The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 22 June 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 West / Wiltshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 64 53
Rank change year-on-year +7 -11  
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 6 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.92% 0.61% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 0.78% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 1
Median daily rate £170 £850 £95
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -80.00% +794.73%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £344
% change year-on-year +2.66% +9.17%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £21.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +47.61% +31.25%  

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 557 510 498
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 85.30% 77.16% 79.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 347 357
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £277 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 21
Median hourly rate £39.50 £38.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.59% +83.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £27.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.70 £50.00 £36.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

Mathematics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mathematics in Wiltshire

Mathematics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mathematics in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mathematics in Wiltshire

Mathematics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mathematics in Wiltshire

Mathematics
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Swindon - 4 £170 - 4
Salisbury +5 1 £395 -1.25%
Mathematics
South West

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 4 (66.67%) C
1 4 (66.67%) ISO 9001
1 4 (66.67%) PPP
1 4 (66.67%) Asset Management
1 4 (66.67%) ISO 14001
1 4 (66.67%) NEBOSH
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Physics
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) OSINT
3 1 (16.67%) Applied Mathematics
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Military
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (16.67%) Statistics
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
3 1 (16.67%) Benchmarking

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) PPP
General
1 1 (16.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Asset Management
2 2 (33.33%) Physics
3 1 (16.67%) Applied Mathematics
3 1 (16.67%) Benchmarking
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) OSINT
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Statistics
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) ISO 14001
1 4 (66.67%) ISO 9001
1 4 (66.67%) NEBOSH