The table below looks at the statistics for SciPy skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SciPy over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SciPy
UK / England
Rank 553 561 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing SciPy 17 31 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.042% 0.067% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 0
Median daily rate £500 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £385 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
12674 13611 12786
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.07% 29.24% 27.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 8758 9470 8757
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 243 167
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £21.50 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £56.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

SciPy
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 England

SciPy
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SciPy across the England region.

SciPy Daily Rate Trend in England

SciPy
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SciPy across the England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

SciPy Daily Rate Histogram in England

SciPy
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SciPy across the England region.

SciPy Hourly Rate Trend in England

SciPy
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SciPy within the England region over the 3 months to 21 January 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
London +12 17 £500 -9.09% 7
SciPy
UK

SciPy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for SciPy.

1 34 (100.00%) Python
1 34 (100.00%) NumPy
2 28 (82.35%) Pandas
3 26 (76.47%) scikit-learn
4 11 (32.35%) Machine Learning
5 10 (29.41%) PhD
5 10 (29.41%) Mathematics
5 10 (29.41%) Computer Science
5 10 (29.41%) Statistics
5 10 (29.41%) Matplotlib
6 9 (26.47%) Hadoop
6 9 (26.47%) Software Engineering
6 9 (26.47%) Finance
6 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (26.47%) Big Data
6 9 (26.47%) R
7 8 (23.53%) TDD
7 8 (23.53%) Scala
8 7 (20.59%) Apache Spark
9 6 (17.65%) Algorithms
9 6 (17.65%) Smart Energy
9 6 (17.65%) Kanban
9 6 (17.65%) Front Office
9 6 (17.65%) Scrum
9 6 (17.65%) OO
9 6 (17.65%) Data Modelling
10 5 (14.71%) TensorFlow
10 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (11.76%) Java
11 4 (11.76%) SQL

SciPy
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 7 (20.59%) Apache Spark
2 3 (8.82%) Apache
3 1 (2.94%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.94%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) GNU Octave
2 1 (2.94%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) Big Data
1 9 (26.47%) Hadoop
2 3 (8.82%) HBase
2 3 (8.82%) Pentaho
2 3 (8.82%) Redis
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.88%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.94%) Flink
4 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.94%) Sqoop
General
1 9 (26.47%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Front Office
3 4 (11.76%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (61.76%) Developer
1 21 (61.76%) Python Developer
2 12 (35.29%) Data Scientist
3 3 (8.82%) Machine Learning Scientist
3 3 (8.82%) Senior Data Scientist
4 2 (5.88%) AWS Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Front Office Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Architect
5 1 (2.94%) Chief Architect
5 1 (2.94%) Chief Data Architect
5 1 (2.94%) Data Architect
5 1 (2.94%) Java Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Machine Learning Specialist
5 1 (2.94%) Quantitative Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) NumPy
2 28 (82.35%) Pandas
3 26 (76.47%) scikit-learn
4 10 (29.41%) Matplotlib
5 5 (14.71%) TensorFlow
6 3 (8.82%) Celery
6 3 (8.82%) Flask
6 3 (8.82%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (5.88%) Django
8 1 (2.94%) D3.js
8 1 (2.94%) Kafka
8 1 (2.94%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Computer Science
1 10 (29.41%) Mathematics
1 10 (29.41%) Statistics
2 6 (17.65%) Algorithms
2 6 (17.65%) Smart Energy
3 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.88%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (5.88%) Fixed Income
4 2 (5.88%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.94%) Blockchain
5 1 (2.94%) Derivative
5 1 (2.94%) Fintech
5 1 (2.94%) Social Media
5 1 (2.94%) Swaptions
5 1 (2.94%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Machine Learning
2 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (26.47%) Software Engineering
3 8 (23.53%) TDD
4 6 (17.65%) Data Modelling
4 6 (17.65%) Kanban
4 6 (17.65%) OO
4 6 (17.65%) Scrum
5 4 (11.76%) E-Commerce
6 3 (8.82%) Analytics
6 3 (8.82%) Memory Management
7 2 (5.88%) Data Analysis
7 2 (5.88%) Pair Programming
8 1 (2.94%) Bayesian Methods
8 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.94%) Complex Event Processing
8 1 (2.94%) CRM
8 1 (2.94%) Data Analytics
8 1 (2.94%) ETL
8 1 (2.94%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) Python
2 9 (26.47%) R
3 8 (23.53%) Scala
4 4 (11.76%) Java
4 4 (11.76%) SQL
5 1 (2.94%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) PhD
2 1 (2.94%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Apache Flume
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