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 28 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)
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 57 56
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 0 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire - 0.61% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.79% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 7
Median daily rate - £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £355
% change year-on-year +3.44% +2.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £15.25 -
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 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 511 505 586
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 79.60% 77.22% 81.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 344 401
Median daily rate £400 £380 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -10.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 9
Median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +135.29%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £12.90 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £46.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mathematics in Wiltshire

Mathematics
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 10 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (70.00%) Physics
3 5 (50.00%) Requirements Management
3 5 (50.00%) Validation
3 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (30.00%) DV Cleared
6 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (20.00%) Master Data Management
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (20.00%) Data Management
6 2 (20.00%) Scrum
7 1 (10.00%) Service Management
7 1 (10.00%) Postgraduate
7 1 (10.00%) SAS
7 1 (10.00%) CA
7 1 (10.00%) Firmware
7 1 (10.00%) Military
7 1 (10.00%) Stata
7 1 (10.00%) Statistics
7 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (10.00%) Time Series Analysis
7 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
7 1 (10.00%) Information Assurance
7 1 (10.00%) R

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Stata
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
General
1 1 (10.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Information Assurance Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Information Assurance Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Lead Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Lead Security Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Physics
2 5 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) Validation
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Data Management
3 2 (20.00%) Master Data Management
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (10.00%) Information Assurance
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Statistics
4 1 (10.00%) Time Series Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) CA