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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NumPy
Rank 184 200 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Contract jobs citing NumPy 14 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.034% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.86% 0.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 0
Average daily rate
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£625 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
1636 1756 2208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 30.44% 30.20% 30.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1345 1297 1665
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £308 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 15
Average hourly rate £62.50 £45.00 £31.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% +42.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £16.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £187.50 £45.00 £57.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NumPy across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

NumPy Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

NumPy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 17 (100.00%) Python
2 13 (76.47%) C++
2 13 (76.47%) SciPy
3 12 (70.59%) SQL
3 12 (70.59%) Front Office
4 10 (58.82%) Pandas
5 9 (52.94%) Java
6 8 (47.06%) Linux
6 8 (47.06%) OO
7 7 (41.18%) Mathematics
7 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
7 7 (41.18%) Credit Risk
7 7 (41.18%) Functional Programming
8 6 (35.29%) Analytics
8 6 (35.29%) Degree
8 6 (35.29%) Market Risk
8 6 (35.29%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (35.29%) Physics
8 6 (35.29%) Subversion
8 6 (35.29%) XML
8 6 (35.29%) UNIX
8 6 (35.29%) Windows
8 6 (35.29%) Perl
8 6 (35.29%) Grid Computing
9 5 (29.41%) TDD
9 5 (29.41%) C#
9 5 (29.41%) Web Development
9 5 (29.41%) Finance
9 5 (29.41%) Django
9 5 (29.41%) R

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) Apache
1 2 (11.76%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Subversion
2 1 (5.88%) Maven
General
1 12 (70.59%) Front Office
2 5 (29.41%) Finance
3 3 (17.65%) Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
1 17 (100.00%) Python Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Senior Python Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Senior Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) SciPy
2 10 (58.82%) Pandas
3 6 (35.29%) XML
4 5 (29.41%) Django
5 3 (17.65%) Celery
6 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.88%) Esper
6 1 (5.88%) Pyramid
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Mathematics
1 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
1 7 (41.18%) Credit Risk
2 6 (35.29%) Market Risk
2 6 (35.29%) Physics
2 6 (35.29%) Grid Computing
3 1 (5.88%) Derivative
3 1 (5.88%) Hedge funds
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) UNIX
2 6 (35.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) OO
2 7 (41.18%) Functional Programming
3 6 (35.29%) Analytics
4 5 (29.41%) TDD
4 5 (29.41%) Web Development
5 2 (11.76%) MapReduce
6 1 (5.88%) Systematic Trading
6 1 (5.88%) Algorithmic Trading
6 1 (5.88%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Python
2 13 (76.47%) C++
3 12 (70.59%) SQL
4 9 (52.94%) Java
5 6 (35.29%) Perl
6 5 (29.41%) C#
6 5 (29.41%) R
7 2 (11.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) PhD
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