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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SciPy
Rank 572 548 554
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +6
Contract jobs citing SciPy 14 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.028% 0.015% 0.002%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.099% 0.052% 0.008%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 1
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£575 £575 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
14076 13491 12666
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.78% 28.17% 28.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 9611 8873 8150
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £268 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 209 195 315
Average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £17.50 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £48.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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
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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 -5 14 £575 - 5
SciPy
UK

SciPy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 27 (100.00%) Python
2 25 (92.59%) NumPy
3 20 (74.07%) Pandas
4 19 (70.37%) Front Office
5 16 (59.26%) Finance
6 13 (48.15%) SQL
7 12 (44.44%) C++
7 12 (44.44%) Algorithms
8 10 (37.04%) Unit Testing
8 10 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (37.04%) Analytics
9 9 (33.33%) Credit Risk
9 9 (33.33%) TDD
9 9 (33.33%) Java
9 9 (33.33%) Linux
10 8 (29.63%) Configuration Management
10 8 (29.63%) Derivative
10 8 (29.63%) Django
10 8 (29.63%) Data Structures
10 8 (29.63%) Flask
11 7 (25.93%) Degree
11 7 (25.93%) Mathematics
11 7 (25.93%) C
12 6 (22.22%) OO
12 6 (22.22%) Physics
12 6 (22.22%) IPython
12 6 (22.22%) Matplotlib
13 5 (18.52%) SQLAlchemy
13 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
13 5 (18.52%) Cython

SciPy
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 (22.22%) IPython
2 3 (11.11%) SAS
3 1 (3.70%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (3.70%) Weka
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.70%) Mahout
2 1 (3.70%) Big Data
2 1 (3.70%) Impala
2 1 (3.70%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.70%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Subversion
1 4 (14.81%) Maven
1 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (70.37%) Front Office
2 16 (59.26%) Finance
3 4 (14.81%) Banking
3 4 (14.81%) Investment Banking
4 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.70%) Back Office
5 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Developer
2 22 (81.48%) Python Developer
3 11 (40.74%) Senior Python Developer
3 11 (40.74%) Senior Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Data Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Data Scientist
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Data Modeller
7 1 (3.70%) Data Modeller
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Data Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (3.70%) Programmer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (92.59%) NumPy
2 20 (74.07%) Pandas
3 8 (29.63%) Flask
3 8 (29.63%) Django
4 6 (22.22%) Matplotlib
5 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
5 5 (18.52%) Pyramid
5 5 (18.52%) SQLAlchemy
6 4 (14.81%) Esper
6 4 (14.81%) XML
7 3 (11.11%) CSS
7 3 (11.11%) HTML
7 3 (11.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 1 (3.70%) .NET
8 1 (3.70%) D3.js
8 1 (3.70%) Highcharts JS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Algorithms
2 9 (33.33%) Credit Risk
3 8 (29.63%) Data Structures
3 8 (29.63%) Derivative
4 7 (25.93%) Mathematics
5 6 (22.22%) Physics
6 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
6 4 (14.81%) Grid Computing
6 4 (14.81%) Market Risk
6 4 (14.81%) Hedge funds
7 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (11.11%) Visualisation
8 2 (7.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (7.41%) Statistics
9 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
9 1 (3.70%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Windows
3 4 (14.81%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Unit Testing
1 10 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (37.04%) Analytics
2 9 (33.33%) TDD
3 8 (29.63%) Configuration Management
4 6 (22.22%) OO
5 4 (14.81%) Open Source
6 3 (11.11%) Propensity Modelling
6 3 (11.11%) RAD
6 3 (11.11%) Regression Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.41%) Refactoring
7 2 (7.41%) Investment Management
8 1 (3.70%) ETRM
8 1 (3.70%) Time Series Analysis
8 1 (3.70%) Predictive Modelling
8 1 (3.70%) BDD
8 1 (3.70%) Database Marketing
8 1 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Python
2 13 (48.15%) SQL
3 12 (44.44%) C++
4 9 (33.33%) Java
5 7 (25.93%) C
6 5 (18.52%) VBA
6 5 (18.52%) Cython
7 4 (14.81%) R
7 4 (14.81%) C#
7 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
7 4 (14.81%) Perl
8 3 (11.11%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) PhD
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle
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