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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SciPy
Rank 594 603 595
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Contract jobs citing SciPy 28 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.056% 0.033% 0.024%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 0.12% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 12
Median daily rate £450 £625 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £575 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £648
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 - -
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
14812 14498 13767
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 29.74% 28.02% 27.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 10461 9943 9008
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 215 201
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.78 £18.30 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.35 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +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 29 July 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 29 July 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 - 19 £380 - 2
London -9 9 £600 -4.00% 9
SciPy
UK

SciPy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 51 (100.00%) Python
2 44 (86.27%) NumPy
3 36 (70.59%) Pandas
4 31 (60.78%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (56.86%) Algorithms
6 21 (41.18%) Visualisation
7 20 (39.22%) Linux
8 18 (35.29%) Statistics
9 17 (33.33%) OO
9 17 (33.33%) Finance
10 16 (31.37%) Java
10 16 (31.37%) SQL
10 16 (31.37%) Software Engineering
11 15 (29.41%) Unit Testing
11 15 (29.41%) C
11 15 (29.41%) C++
11 15 (29.41%) MongoDB
11 15 (29.41%) AngularJS
12 14 (27.45%) Pyramid
12 14 (27.45%) Data Acquisition
12 14 (27.45%) Hedge funds
12 14 (27.45%) Front Office
13 13 (25.49%) Oracle
13 13 (25.49%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (25.49%) KDB
13 13 (25.49%) Refactoring
13 13 (25.49%) Maven
13 13 (25.49%) Time Series Analysis
13 13 (25.49%) Esper
14 12 (23.53%) Analytics

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 12 (23.53%) Apache Spark
2 10 (19.61%) SAS
3 8 (15.69%) Apache Pig
4 6 (11.76%) Apache
5 1 (1.96%) IPython
Applications
1 11 (21.57%) MS Excel
2 6 (11.76%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.92%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (3.92%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (3.92%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (29.41%) MongoDB
2 13 (25.49%) KDB
3 11 (21.57%) Big Data
3 11 (21.57%) SQL Server
4 10 (19.61%) Hadoop
5 8 (15.69%) Apache Hive
6 2 (3.92%) HBase
6 2 (3.92%) Impala
6 2 (3.92%) Mahout
6 2 (3.92%) Neo4j
6 2 (3.92%) Pentaho
6 2 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.92%) Redis
7 1 (1.96%) GIS
7 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.96%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 13 (25.49%) Maven
2 3 (5.88%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.92%) Vagrant
3 2 (3.92%) Yeoman
General
1 17 (33.33%) Finance
2 14 (27.45%) Front Office
3 5 (9.80%) Military
4 1 (1.96%) Electronics
4 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.96%) Marketing
4 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (64.71%) Developer
2 23 (45.10%) Python Developer
3 13 (25.49%) Quantitative Developer
4 12 (23.53%) Data Scientist
5 6 (11.76%) Machine Learning Scientist
6 4 (7.84%) Programmer
6 4 (7.84%) Python Programmer
6 4 (7.84%) Systems Programmer
7 2 (3.92%) C Developer
7 2 (3.92%) C/C++ Developer
7 2 (3.92%) C++ Developer
7 2 (3.92%) C++ Quantitative Developer
7 2 (3.92%) C++/Java Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Java Quantitative Developer
8 1 (1.96%) Linux Developer
8 1 (1.96%) Senior Data Scientist
8 1 (1.96%) Senior Developer
8 1 (1.96%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (86.27%) NumPy
2 36 (70.59%) Pandas
3 15 (29.41%) AngularJS
4 14 (27.45%) Pyramid
5 13 (25.49%) Esper
6 11 (21.57%) scikit-learn
7 6 (11.76%) CSS
7 6 (11.76%) Django
7 6 (11.76%) HTML
8 5 (9.80%) HTML5
8 5 (9.80%) Sphinx
9 4 (7.84%) D3.js
10 3 (5.88%) Natural Language Processing
11 2 (3.92%) Cascalog
11 2 (3.92%) Celery
11 2 (3.92%) Flask
11 2 (3.92%) RabbitMQ
12 1 (1.96%) MLlib
Miscellaneous
1 29 (56.86%) Algorithms
2 21 (41.18%) Visualisation
3 18 (35.29%) Statistics
4 14 (27.45%) Hedge funds
5 10 (19.61%) Computer Science
6 9 (17.65%) Mathematics
7 6 (11.76%) Artificial Intelligence
8 5 (9.80%) Smart Energy
9 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (1.96%) Economics
10 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.96%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 20 (39.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (60.78%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (33.33%) OO
3 16 (31.37%) Software Engineering
4 15 (29.41%) Unit Testing
5 14 (27.45%) Data Acquisition
6 13 (25.49%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (25.49%) Refactoring
6 13 (25.49%) Time Series Analysis
7 12 (23.53%) Analytics
7 12 (23.53%) Open Source
8 11 (21.57%) Pair Programming
8 11 (21.57%) Quantitative Trading
8 11 (21.57%) TDD
9 10 (19.61%) Machine Learning
10 7 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (11.76%) Data Analysis
11 6 (11.76%) Linear Regression
11 6 (11.76%) Predictive Analysis
11 6 (11.76%) Predictive Analytics
12 5 (9.80%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) Python
2 16 (31.37%) Java
2 16 (31.37%) SQL
3 15 (29.41%) C
3 15 (29.41%) C++
4 10 (19.61%) R
5 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.88%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.92%) Clojure
7 2 (3.92%) Scala
7 2 (3.92%) VBA
8 1 (1.96%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.96%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) PhD
2 5 (9.80%) Degree
2 5 (9.80%) SC Cleared
2 5 (9.80%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (3.92%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.96%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Oozie
Vendors
1 13 (25.49%) Oracle
2 1 (1.96%) SAP
2 1 (1.96%) Tableau
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