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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SciPy
Rank 596 607 610
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +3
Contract jobs citing SciPy 21 30 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.043% 0.057% 0.025%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.20% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 21 12
Median daily rate £463 £625 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.00% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £525 £508
10% offered a daily rate of more than £715 £650 £648
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 -
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £41.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 - -
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
15257 15166 14319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.18% 28.88% 27.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 10613 10596 9505
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 £305 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 175 261 156
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.47% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.75 £17.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 1 October 2016.

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 1 October 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
London +1 13 £488 -22.00% 5
South East - 7 £390 - 1
East of England +3 1 - -
SciPy
UK

SciPy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 53 (100.00%) Python
2 48 (90.57%) NumPy
3 38 (71.70%) Pandas
4 30 (56.60%) Algorithms
5 26 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (35.85%) Front Office
6 19 (35.85%) Finance
6 19 (35.85%) Linux
6 19 (35.85%) Visualisation
7 18 (33.96%) scikit-learn
7 18 (33.96%) Java
8 17 (32.08%) Statistics
9 16 (30.19%) OO
10 15 (28.30%) Software Engineering
10 15 (28.30%) Hedge funds
11 14 (26.42%) AngularJS
12 13 (24.53%) Analytics
12 13 (24.53%) Pyramid
12 13 (24.53%) Apache Spark
12 13 (24.53%) Data Acquisition
12 13 (24.53%) C
12 13 (24.53%) C++
13 12 (22.64%) Oracle
13 12 (22.64%) Maven
13 12 (22.64%) Refactoring
13 12 (22.64%) Unit Testing
13 12 (22.64%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (22.64%) KDB
13 12 (22.64%) Esper
13 12 (22.64%) Machine Learning

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 13 (24.53%) Apache Spark
2 10 (18.87%) SAS
3 7 (13.21%) Apache
4 6 (11.32%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
1 6 (11.32%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.64%) KDB
1 12 (22.64%) MongoDB
2 9 (16.98%) Big Data
3 8 (15.09%) Hadoop
4 6 (11.32%) Apache Hive
4 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
5 3 (5.66%) HBase
5 3 (5.66%) Pentaho
5 3 (5.66%) Redis
6 1 (1.89%) GIS
6 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.89%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 12 (22.64%) Maven
2 3 (5.66%) Eclipse
General
1 19 (35.85%) Finance
1 19 (35.85%) Front Office
2 5 (9.43%) Military
3 3 (5.66%) Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Electronics
4 1 (1.89%) Legal
4 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.89%) Marketing
4 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (71.70%) Developer
2 28 (52.83%) Python Developer
3 13 (24.53%) Quantitative Developer
4 11 (20.75%) Data Scientist
5 6 (11.32%) Machine Learning Scientist
6 4 (7.55%) Programmer
6 4 (7.55%) Python Programmer
6 4 (7.55%) Systems Programmer
7 3 (5.66%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.77%) C Developer
8 2 (3.77%) C/C++ Developer
8 2 (3.77%) C++ Developer
8 2 (3.77%) C++ Quantitative Developer
8 2 (3.77%) C++/Java Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Front Office Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Java Quantitative Developer
9 1 (1.89%) Linux Developer
9 1 (1.89%) Senior Data Scientist
9 1 (1.89%) Senior Developer
9 1 (1.89%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (90.57%) NumPy
2 38 (71.70%) Pandas
3 18 (33.96%) scikit-learn
4 14 (26.42%) AngularJS
5 13 (24.53%) Pyramid
6 12 (22.64%) Esper
7 8 (15.09%) Matplotlib
8 6 (11.32%) CSS
8 6 (11.32%) Django
8 6 (11.32%) HTML
9 5 (9.43%) HTML5
9 5 (9.43%) Sphinx
9 5 (9.43%) TensorFlow
10 3 (5.66%) Celery
10 3 (5.66%) D3.js
10 3 (5.66%) Flask
10 3 (5.66%) RabbitMQ
11 1 (1.89%) MLlib
11 1 (1.89%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 30 (56.60%) Algorithms
2 19 (35.85%) Visualisation
3 17 (32.08%) Statistics
4 15 (28.30%) Hedge funds
5 9 (16.98%) Computer Science
6 8 (15.09%) Mathematics
7 7 (13.21%) Smart Energy
8 6 (11.32%) Artificial Intelligence
9 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (3.77%) Fixed Income
11 1 (1.89%) Derivative
11 1 (1.89%) Economics
11 1 (1.89%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 19 (35.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (30.19%) OO
3 15 (28.30%) Software Engineering
4 13 (24.53%) Analytics
4 13 (24.53%) Data Acquisition
5 12 (22.64%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (22.64%) Machine Learning
5 12 (22.64%) Refactoring
5 12 (22.64%) Unit Testing
6 11 (20.75%) Open Source
7 10 (18.87%) Quantitative Trading
7 10 (18.87%) Time Series Analysis
8 7 (13.21%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (11.32%) Data Analysis
9 6 (11.32%) Data Analytics
9 6 (11.32%) Linear Regression
9 6 (11.32%) Pair Programming
9 6 (11.32%) Predictive Analysis
9 6 (11.32%) Predictive Analytics
9 6 (11.32%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) Python
2 18 (33.96%) Java
3 13 (24.53%) C
3 13 (24.53%) C++
4 10 (18.87%) SQL
5 8 (15.09%) R
6 5 (9.43%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.77%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (13.21%) PhD
2 5 (9.43%) SC Cleared
2 5 (9.43%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (22.64%) Oracle
2 1 (1.89%) SAP
2 1 (1.89%) Tableau
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