The table below looks at the statistics for NumPy skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NumPy over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NumPy
Rank - 189 204
Contract jobs citing NumPy 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.020% 0.034%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.065% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £575 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
NumPy
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
998 1544 1707
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 31.81% 30.67% 29.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 852 1244 1272
Average daily rate £463 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 11
Average hourly rate £55.00 £27.37 £37.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.94% -26.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

NumPy
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NumPy across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

NumPy Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

NumPy
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NumPy across the City of London region.

NumPy Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

NumPy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing NumPy also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited NumPy.

1 9 (100.00%) Python
1 9 (100.00%) SciPy
1 9 (100.00%) Pandas
2 7 (77.78%) Finance
3 6 (66.67%) Derivative
3 6 (66.67%) C++
4 5 (55.56%) Mathematics
4 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
5 4 (44.44%) Credit Risk
5 4 (44.44%) SQL
5 4 (44.44%) C
6 3 (33.33%) Linux
6 3 (33.33%) Degree
6 3 (33.33%) Physics
7 2 (22.22%) Django
7 2 (22.22%) Algorithmic Trading
7 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (22.22%) Data Structures
7 2 (22.22%) R
7 2 (22.22%) Functional Programming
7 2 (22.22%) Web Development
7 2 (22.22%) TDD
7 2 (22.22%) C#
7 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
7 2 (22.22%) Front Office
7 2 (22.22%) PhD
7 2 (22.22%) Hedge funds
7 2 (22.22%) PyXLL
8 1 (11.11%) Maven
8 1 (11.11%) Pyramid

NumPy
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing NumPy also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited NumPy. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Maven
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Python Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) Pandas
1 9 (100.00%) SciPy
2 2 (22.22%) Django
2 2 (22.22%) PyXLL
3 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 1 (11.11%) Esper
3 1 (11.11%) Pyramid
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Derivative
2 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 5 (55.56%) Mathematics
3 4 (44.44%) Credit Risk
4 3 (33.33%) Physics
5 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) Data Structures
5 2 (22.22%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Algorithmic Trading
1 2 (22.22%) Functional Programming
1 2 (22.22%) TDD
1 2 (22.22%) Web Development
2 1 (11.11%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) Systematic Trading
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Python
2 6 (66.67%) C++
3 4 (44.44%) C
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) PhD