The table below looks at the statistics for Esper skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Esper over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EsperTech Esper/NEsper
Rank - 404 -
Contract jobs citing Esper 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.005% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.016% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Esper
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6673 6287 6346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.55% 30.18% 29.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4993 4700 4516
Average daily rate £450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 27 53
Average hourly rate £50.00 £27.37 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.68% -21.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.23 £16.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

Esper
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Esper across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Esper Jobs Demand Trend in London

Esper
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Esper across the London region.

Esper Daily Rate Trend in London

Esper
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Esper 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 Esper.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Physics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) SciPy
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) Pyramid
1 2 (100.00%) Pandas
1 2 (100.00%) Systematic Trading
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) Time Series Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) NumPy
2 1 (50.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) KDB
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office
2 1 (50.00%) OO

Esper
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Esper 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 Esper. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) KDB
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) Pandas
1 2 (100.00%) Pyramid
1 2 (100.00%) SciPy
2 1 (50.00%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Physics
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Systematic Trading
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Time Series Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle