The table below looks at the statistics for SciPy skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SciPy over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SciPy
Rank 562 578 561
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -17
Contract jobs citing SciPy 29 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.009% 0.009%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.032% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 2 2
Average daily rate £550 £563 £675
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
13537 12544 12153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.63% 26.94% 27.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 9469 8463 7738
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 177 251
Average hourly rate £40.00 £33.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -1.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £20.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.65 £46.33 £44.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

SciPy
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SciPy across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SciPy within the England region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +21 20 £550 -2.22% 12
East of England - 5 £400 - 1
South East - 3 £550 - 3
Yorkshire - 1 - -
SciPy
UK

SciPy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SciPy 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 SciPy.

1 54 (91.53%) Python
2 50 (84.75%) NumPy
3 22 (37.29%) Pandas
4 19 (32.20%) Degree
5 15 (25.42%) Computer Science
5 15 (25.42%) SQL
6 13 (22.03%) Django
6 13 (22.03%) Mathematics
7 11 (18.64%) Git (software)
7 11 (18.64%) Finance
8 9 (15.25%) C++
8 9 (15.25%) Linux
8 9 (15.25%) PhD
8 9 (15.25%) R
9 8 (13.56%) scikit-learn
9 8 (13.56%) C
9 8 (13.56%) Data Mining
10 7 (11.86%) OO
10 7 (11.86%) Algorithms
10 7 (11.86%) Apache Hive
10 7 (11.86%) Machine Learning
10 7 (11.86%) Hadoop
11 6 (10.17%) Visualisation
11 6 (10.17%) RESTful
11 6 (10.17%) NoSQL
11 6 (10.17%) Apache Spark
11 6 (10.17%) DevOps
11 6 (10.17%) Information Retrieval
11 6 (10.17%) Celery
11 6 (10.17%) OOD

SciPy
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SciPy 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 SciPy. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (10.17%) Apache Spark
2 3 (5.08%) nginx
3 2 (3.39%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.69%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.17%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) Skype
1 1 (1.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.56%) Data Mining
2 7 (11.86%) Apache Hive
2 7 (11.86%) Hadoop
3 6 (10.17%) NoSQL
3 6 (10.17%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (5.08%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.39%) Big Data
6 1 (1.69%) Impala
6 1 (1.69%) KDB
6 1 (1.69%) Mahout
6 1 (1.69%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (18.64%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.39%) Maven
2 2 (3.39%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.69%) GitLab
3 1 (1.69%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.69%) Yeoman
General
1 11 (18.64%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Front Office
3 1 (1.69%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 49 (83.05%) Developer
2 45 (76.27%) Python Developer
3 9 (15.25%) Software Developer
4 8 (13.56%) Quantitative Developer
5 3 (5.08%) Data Scientist
5 3 (5.08%) Django Developer
5 3 (5.08%) Python/Django Developer
6 1 (1.69%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (1.69%) DSP Engineer
6 1 (1.69%) Embedded Developer
6 1 (1.69%) Embedded Software Developer
6 1 (1.69%) Machine Learning Scientist
6 1 (1.69%) Programmer
6 1 (1.69%) Python Programmer
6 1 (1.69%) Python Software Engineer
6 1 (1.69%) Senior DSP Engineer
6 1 (1.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (84.75%) NumPy
2 22 (37.29%) Pandas
3 13 (22.03%) Django
4 8 (13.56%) scikit-learn
5 6 (10.17%) Celery
5 6 (10.17%) RESTful
5 6 (10.17%) Web Services
6 5 (8.47%) D3.js
7 3 (5.08%) AngularJS
8 2 (3.39%) Esper
8 2 (3.39%) Natural Language Processing
8 2 (3.39%) Pyramid
8 2 (3.39%) PyXLL
8 2 (3.39%) Qt
9 1 (1.69%) Backbone.js
9 1 (1.69%) Cascalog
9 1 (1.69%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.42%) Computer Science
2 13 (22.03%) Mathematics
3 7 (11.86%) Algorithms
4 6 (10.17%) Derivative
4 6 (10.17%) Physics
4 6 (10.17%) Visualisation
5 5 (8.47%) Hedge funds
6 4 (6.78%) Credit Risk
6 4 (6.78%) Statistics
7 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.39%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.69%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (1.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (1.69%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.69%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (11.86%) Machine Learning
1 7 (11.86%) OO
2 6 (10.17%) DevOps
2 6 (10.17%) Information Retrieval
2 6 (10.17%) OOD
2 6 (10.17%) TDD
3 5 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (8.47%) Data Visualisation
3 5 (8.47%) Deep Learning
3 5 (8.47%) Operations Research
3 5 (8.47%) Predictive Modelling
4 4 (6.78%) Pair Programming
4 4 (6.78%) QMS
4 4 (6.78%) Quality Management
5 3 (5.08%) ETL
5 3 (5.08%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (5.08%) Scrum
5 3 (5.08%) Software Engineering
5 3 (5.08%) Time Series Analysis
6 2 (3.39%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 54 (91.53%) Python
2 15 (25.42%) SQL
3 9 (15.25%) C++
3 9 (15.25%) R
4 8 (13.56%) C
5 3 (5.08%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.08%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.39%) C#
6 2 (3.39%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.69%) Clojure
7 1 (1.69%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.69%) Java
7 1 (1.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (32.20%) Degree
2 9 (15.25%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Dokku
Vendors
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle
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