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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SciPy
Rank 589 615 586
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -29
Contract jobs citing SciPy 28 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.058% 0.022% 0.022%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 0.078% 0.080%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 8 11
Median daily rate £475 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SciPy
UK

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
14100 14143 13715
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.96% 27.87% 28.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 10060 9644 9080
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 163 197 199
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.87% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

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 26 June 2016.

SciPy Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
South East - 16 £425 - 4
London +16 11 £600 +9.09% 7
North West - 1 £350 -
SciPy
UK

SciPy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 England region with a requirement for SciPy.

1 52 (100.00%) Python
2 45 (86.54%) NumPy
3 37 (71.15%) Pandas
4 27 (51.92%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (42.31%) SQL
6 21 (40.38%) Algorithms
7 20 (38.46%) Visualisation
8 15 (28.85%) Linux
8 15 (28.85%) Finance
9 14 (26.92%) MS Excel
9 14 (26.92%) SQL Server
9 14 (26.92%) Java
9 14 (26.92%) TDD
9 14 (26.92%) Pair Programming
9 14 (26.92%) Statistics
10 12 (23.08%) Unit Testing
10 12 (23.08%) C
10 12 (23.08%) C++
10 12 (23.08%) OO
10 12 (23.08%) Hedge funds
10 12 (23.08%) MongoDB
11 11 (21.15%) Pyramid
11 11 (21.15%) AngularJS
11 11 (21.15%) Time Series Analysis
11 11 (21.15%) Front Office
11 11 (21.15%) Software Engineering
11 11 (21.15%) Data Acquisition
12 10 (19.23%) Maven
12 10 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (19.23%) KDB

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 10 (19.23%) Apache Spark
2 8 (15.38%) SAS
3 6 (11.54%) Apache Pig
4 3 (5.77%) Apache
5 2 (3.85%) nginx
6 1 (1.92%) IPython
Applications
1 14 (26.92%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.69%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (3.85%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (3.85%) Amazon S3
1 2 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 12 (23.08%) MongoDB
3 10 (19.23%) KDB
4 9 (17.31%) Big Data
5 8 (15.38%) Hadoop
6 6 (11.54%) Apache Hive
7 3 (5.77%) NoSQL
8 2 (3.85%) Data Mining
8 2 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (3.85%) HBase
8 2 (3.85%) Impala
8 2 (3.85%) Mahout
8 2 (3.85%) Neo4j
8 2 (3.85%) Pentaho
8 2 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (3.85%) Redis
9 1 (1.92%) GIS
9 1 (1.92%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 10 (19.23%) Maven
2 4 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.85%) Vagrant
3 2 (3.85%) Yeoman
4 1 (1.92%) GitLab
General
1 15 (28.85%) Finance
2 11 (21.15%) Front Office
3 1 (1.92%) Automotive
3 1 (1.92%) Electronics
3 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.92%) Marketing
3 1 (1.92%) Military
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (75.00%) Developer
2 31 (59.62%) Python Developer
3 11 (21.15%) Quantitative Developer
4 10 (19.23%) Data Scientist
5 4 (7.69%) Machine Learning Scientist
6 2 (3.85%) Django Developer
6 2 (3.85%) Python/Django Developer
7 1 (1.92%) C Developer
7 1 (1.92%) C/C++ Developer
7 1 (1.92%) C++ Developer
7 1 (1.92%) C++ Quantitative Developer
7 1 (1.92%) C++/Java Developer
7 1 (1.92%) Java Developer
7 1 (1.92%) Java Quantitative Developer
7 1 (1.92%) Programmer
7 1 (1.92%) Python Programmer
7 1 (1.92%) Senior Data Scientist
7 1 (1.92%) Systems Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (86.54%) NumPy
2 37 (71.15%) Pandas
3 11 (21.15%) AngularJS
3 11 (21.15%) Pyramid
4 10 (19.23%) Esper
5 9 (17.31%) scikit-learn
6 6 (11.54%) D3.js
6 6 (11.54%) Django
7 4 (7.69%) Celery
8 3 (5.77%) Natural Language Processing
9 2 (3.85%) Cascalog
9 2 (3.85%) Flask
9 2 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (3.85%) RESTful
9 2 (3.85%) Web Services
10 1 (1.92%) CSS
10 1 (1.92%) HTML
10 1 (1.92%) HTML5
10 1 (1.92%) MLlib
10 1 (1.92%) Sphinx
Miscellaneous
1 21 (40.38%) Algorithms
2 20 (38.46%) Visualisation
3 14 (26.92%) Statistics
4 12 (23.08%) Hedge funds
5 7 (13.46%) Mathematics
6 6 (11.54%) Computer Science
7 5 (9.62%) Smart Energy
8 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (1.92%) Economics
9 1 (1.92%) Fixed Income
9 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.92%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 15 (28.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (51.92%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (26.92%) Pair Programming
2 14 (26.92%) TDD
3 12 (23.08%) OO
3 12 (23.08%) Unit Testing
4 11 (21.15%) Data Acquisition
4 11 (21.15%) Software Engineering
4 11 (21.15%) Time Series Analysis
5 10 (19.23%) Analytics
5 10 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (19.23%) Open Source
5 10 (19.23%) Refactoring
6 9 (17.31%) Quantitative Trading
7 8 (15.38%) Machine Learning
8 7 (13.46%) Data Visualisation
9 5 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (9.62%) Data Analytics
10 4 (7.69%) Data Analysis
10 4 (7.69%) Predictive Analysis
10 4 (7.69%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 52 (100.00%) Python
2 22 (42.31%) SQL
3 14 (26.92%) Java
4 12 (23.08%) C
4 12 (23.08%) C++
5 8 (15.38%) R
6 4 (7.69%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.85%) Clojure
8 2 (3.85%) Scala
8 2 (3.85%) VBA
9 1 (1.92%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.92%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) PhD
2 5 (9.62%) Degree
3 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (3.85%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.92%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Oozie
Vendors
1 10 (19.23%) Oracle
2 1 (1.92%) SAP
2 1 (1.92%) Tableau
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