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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SciPy
Rank 608 613 587
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -26
Contract jobs citing SciPy 20 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.040% 0.034% 0.025%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.12% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 18 13
Median daily rate £380 £625 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.20% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £560 £515
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £645
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £400 -
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
15164 15124 14300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.19% 28.55% 28.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 10600 10388 9223
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 £301 £290 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 266 199
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.55 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.13% +13.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +12.92%

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 August 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 26 August 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 - 13 £380 - 1
London -20 6 £525 -16.00%
East of England +17 1 - -
SciPy
UK

SciPy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 47 (100.00%) Python
2 41 (87.23%) NumPy
3 32 (68.09%) Pandas
4 29 (61.70%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (61.70%) Algorithms
5 20 (42.55%) Visualisation
6 19 (40.43%) Linux
7 17 (36.17%) Statistics
8 16 (34.04%) OO
8 16 (34.04%) Finance
9 15 (31.91%) Java
9 15 (31.91%) Software Engineering
10 14 (29.79%) SQL
10 14 (29.79%) AngularJS
11 13 (27.66%) Hedge funds
11 13 (27.66%) MongoDB
11 13 (27.66%) Pyramid
11 13 (27.66%) Analytics
11 13 (27.66%) Data Acquisition
11 13 (27.66%) C
11 13 (27.66%) C++
11 13 (27.66%) Front Office
11 13 (27.66%) Unit Testing
12 12 (25.53%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (25.53%) KDB
12 12 (25.53%) Refactoring
12 12 (25.53%) Maven
12 12 (25.53%) Oracle
12 12 (25.53%) Apache Spark
12 12 (25.53%) Esper

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 (25.53%) Apache Spark
2 10 (21.28%) SAS
3 7 (14.89%) Apache Pig
4 6 (12.77%) Apache
5 1 (2.13%) IPython
Applications
1 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
2 6 (12.77%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.66%) MongoDB
2 12 (25.53%) KDB
3 10 (21.28%) Big Data
4 9 (19.15%) Hadoop
4 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
5 7 (14.89%) Apache Hive
6 2 (4.26%) HBase
6 2 (4.26%) Pentaho
6 2 (4.26%) Redis
7 1 (2.13%) GIS
7 1 (2.13%) Impala
7 1 (2.13%) Mahout
7 1 (2.13%) Neo4j
7 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.13%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 12 (25.53%) Maven
2 3 (6.38%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.13%) Vagrant
3 1 (2.13%) Yeoman
General
1 16 (34.04%) Finance
2 13 (27.66%) Front Office
3 5 (10.64%) Military
4 1 (2.13%) Electronics
4 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.13%) Marketing
4 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (63.83%) Developer
2 20 (42.55%) Python Developer
3 12 (25.53%) Data Scientist
3 12 (25.53%) Quantitative Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Machine Learning Scientist
5 4 (8.51%) Programmer
5 4 (8.51%) Python Programmer
5 4 (8.51%) Systems Programmer
6 2 (4.26%) C Developer
6 2 (4.26%) C/C++ Developer
6 2 (4.26%) C++ Developer
6 2 (4.26%) C++ Quantitative Developer
6 2 (4.26%) C++/Java Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Java Quantitative Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Linux Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Senior Data Scientist
7 1 (2.13%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (87.23%) NumPy
2 32 (68.09%) Pandas
3 14 (29.79%) AngularJS
4 13 (27.66%) Pyramid
5 12 (25.53%) Esper
6 10 (21.28%) scikit-learn
7 6 (12.77%) CSS
7 6 (12.77%) Django
7 6 (12.77%) HTML
8 5 (10.64%) HTML5
8 5 (10.64%) Sphinx
9 4 (8.51%) D3.js
10 3 (6.38%) Flask
11 2 (4.26%) Celery
11 2 (4.26%) Natural Language Processing
11 2 (4.26%) RabbitMQ
12 1 (2.13%) Cascalog
12 1 (2.13%) MLlib
Miscellaneous
1 29 (61.70%) Algorithms
2 20 (42.55%) Visualisation
3 17 (36.17%) Statistics
4 13 (27.66%) Hedge funds
5 10 (21.28%) Computer Science
6 8 (17.02%) Mathematics
7 6 (12.77%) Artificial Intelligence
8 5 (10.64%) Smart Energy
9 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (2.13%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 19 (40.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (61.70%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.04%) OO
3 15 (31.91%) Software Engineering
4 13 (27.66%) Analytics
4 13 (27.66%) Data Acquisition
4 13 (27.66%) Unit Testing
5 12 (25.53%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (25.53%) Refactoring
6 11 (23.40%) Open Source
6 11 (23.40%) Time Series Analysis
7 10 (21.28%) Machine Learning
7 10 (21.28%) Quantitative Trading
8 9 (19.15%) Pair Programming
8 9 (19.15%) TDD
9 7 (14.89%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (12.77%) Data Analysis
10 6 (12.77%) Data Analytics
10 6 (12.77%) Linear Regression
10 6 (12.77%) Predictive Analysis
10 6 (12.77%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) Python
2 15 (31.91%) Java
3 14 (29.79%) SQL
4 13 (27.66%) C
4 13 (27.66%) C++
5 9 (19.15%) R
6 5 (10.64%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.26%) Scala
8 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.13%) Clojure
8 1 (2.13%) Cypher
8 1 (2.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) PhD
2 5 (10.64%) Degree
2 5 (10.64%) SC Cleared
2 5 (10.64%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Apache Flume
1 1 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (2.13%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Oozie
Vendors
1 12 (25.53%) Oracle
2 1 (2.13%) SAP
2 1 (2.13%) Tableau
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