The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 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)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 127 139
Rank change year-on-year +25 +12  
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 22 18 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.07% 0.64% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 0.75% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 6
Median daily rate £519 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.16% +30.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £650 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £379 £345
% change year-on-year +0.99% +9.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Median hourly rate £15.25 £14.13 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.96% -7.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.13 £10.90 £14.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.38 £30.81 £16.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £21.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +47.61% +27.27%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1737 2411 2477
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 84.40% 86.20% 83.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4375 6512 6556
Median daily rate £420 £425 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.17% +16.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £306 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £569 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 72 142
Median hourly rate £15.25 £17.69 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.78% +2.53%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.88 £11.00 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £37.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.64% -6.66%  

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in Yorkshire

Mathematics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mathematics in Yorkshire

Mathematics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mathematics in Yorkshire

Mathematics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mathematics in Yorkshire

Mathematics
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
West Yorkshire +36 20 £477 +9.05% 10
Mathematics
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 22 (68.75%) Degree
2 14 (43.75%) Data Quality
3 13 (40.63%) SQL
3 13 (40.63%) Finance
4 11 (34.38%) SAS
5 10 (31.25%) VBA
5 10 (31.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 9 (28.13%) Banking
6 9 (28.13%) Data Management
7 8 (25.00%) NHS
7 8 (25.00%) MS Access
7 8 (25.00%) Statistics
8 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (18.75%) Billing
9 6 (18.75%) TOGAF
9 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
9 6 (18.75%) Python
9 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
9 6 (18.75%) Project Management
9 6 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (18.75%) Analytics
9 6 (18.75%) Ansible
9 6 (18.75%) Flask
9 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (18.75%) Master's Degree
10 5 (15.63%) Numerate Degree
10 5 (15.63%) Riak
10 5 (15.63%) Operations Research
10 5 (15.63%) Economics
10 5 (15.63%) BusinessObjects

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 11 (34.38%) SAS
2 1 (3.13%) MQSeries
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (6.25%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (3.13%) iTrent
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) MS Access
2 5 (15.63%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (15.63%) Riak
3 4 (12.50%) Data Mining
4 3 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (9.38%) DTS
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
5 2 (6.25%) Big Data
5 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.13%) Base SAS
6 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (3.13%) PowerPivot
6 1 (3.13%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (3.13%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (3.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Toad
2 1 (3.13%) LSMW
General
1 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 9 (28.13%) Banking
3 6 (18.75%) Billing
4 3 (9.38%) Military
5 1 (3.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Architect
2 6 (18.75%) Technical Architect
3 4 (12.50%) Business Information Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Information Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (9.38%) 2nd Line Technical Support
4 3 (9.38%) Technical Support
5 2 (6.25%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) SAS Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) SAS Information Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Deployment Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Data Migration Manager
6 1 (3.13%) SAP Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) Flask
2 3 (9.38%) Web Services
3 1 (3.13%) Middleware
3 1 (3.13%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) NHS
2 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.38%) e-Learning
4 2 (6.25%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
1 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 9 (28.13%) Data Management
3 8 (25.00%) Statistics
4 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (18.75%) Analytics
5 6 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (18.75%) Project Management
5 6 (18.75%) TOGAF
6 5 (15.63%) Economics
6 5 (15.63%) Operations Research
7 4 (12.50%) Change Management
7 4 (12.50%) Data Ingestion
7 4 (12.50%) Data Modelling
7 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
7 4 (12.50%) Process Improvement
7 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (12.50%) User Stories
8 3 (9.38%) Migration
8 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) SQL
2 10 (31.25%) VBA
3 6 (18.75%) Python
4 5 (15.63%) C
5 4 (12.50%) VB
6 2 (6.25%) C#
6 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.13%) ABAP
7 1 (3.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 22 (68.75%) Degree
2 6 (18.75%) Master's Degree
3 5 (15.63%) Numerate Degree
4 4 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 3 (9.38%) A+ Certification
5 3 (9.38%) MCDST
5 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.13%) SAS Certification
6 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.13%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (3.13%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (43.75%) Data Quality
2 3 (9.38%) SLA
3 2 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (3.13%) IFRS
4 1 (3.13%) IFRS 9
4 1 (3.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.63%) SAP
3 4 (12.50%) Cognos
3 4 (12.50%) Tableau
4 3 (9.38%) Cisco
4 3 (9.38%) Xerox