The table below looks at the statistics for SciPy skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SciPy over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SciPy
Rank 155 199 200
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +1
Contract jobs citing SciPy 2 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.058% 0.036% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.12% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 9
Median daily rate £538 £450 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% -28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £535
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £450 £690
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SciPy
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
1123 1651 1864
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 32.59% 29.97% 29.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 954 1303 1419
Median daily rate £475 £425 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £318 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 3
Median hourly rate £22.00 £19.72 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.59% -51.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.52 £16.64 £37.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.94 £60.00 £190.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.08% +5.71%

SciPy
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing SciPy as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SciPy Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SciPy
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 SciPy across the City of London region.

SciPy Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SciPy
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SciPy across the City of London region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

SciPy Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

SciPy
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SciPy 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 City of London region with a requirement for SciPy.

1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) Data Acquisition
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Pyramid
2 1 (50.00%) Pandas
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark

SciPy
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (50.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (50.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Data Scientist
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) Pandas
1 1 (50.00%) Pyramid
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Data Acquisition
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
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