The first table below looks at the demand for NumPy 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 NumPy over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the London region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NumPy
Rank 388 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NumPy 24 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.099% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.34% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 20 0 0
Average daily rate £550 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7050 6222 7714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.11% 28.77% 27.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5075 4508 5114
Average daily rate £400 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% +0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £288 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 63 75
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £19.80 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £161.50 £54.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
NumPy
England

NumPy
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

NumPy Jobs Demand Trend in London

NumPy
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

NumPy Daily Rate Trend in London

NumPy
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NumPy across the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

NumPy Daily Rate Histogram in London

NumPy
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NumPy within the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 11 £638 - 3
NumPy
England

NumPy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing NumPy 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 NumPy.

1 27 (100.00%) Python
2 25 (92.59%) SciPy
3 19 (70.37%) C++
4 15 (55.56%) OO
5 12 (44.44%) Open Source
6 11 (40.74%) Java
6 11 (40.74%) Django
7 10 (37.04%) Statistics
7 10 (37.04%) Maven
7 10 (37.04%) Linux
8 9 (33.33%) C#
8 9 (33.33%) Front Office
8 9 (33.33%) Finance
8 9 (33.33%) Visualisation
9 8 (29.63%) C
10 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (25.93%) Hedge funds
10 7 (25.93%) MongoDB
11 6 (22.22%) KDB
11 6 (22.22%) Oracle
12 5 (18.52%) Degree
12 5 (18.52%) Banking
12 5 (18.52%) GitHub
13 4 (14.81%) Investment Banking
14 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
14 3 (11.11%) Refactoring
14 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
14 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
14 3 (11.11%) Fixed Income
14 3 (11.11%) Grid Computing

NumPy
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing NumPy 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 NumPy. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) MongoDB
2 6 (22.22%) KDB
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Maven
2 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (33.33%) Front Office
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Banking
3 4 (14.81%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Developer
1 23 (85.19%) Python Developer
2 1 (3.70%) Django Developer
2 1 (3.70%) Python/Django Developer
2 1 (3.70%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (92.59%) SciPy
2 11 (40.74%) Django
3 3 (11.11%) Matplotlib
3 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 3 (11.11%) Esper
4 2 (7.41%) SQLAlchemy
5 1 (3.70%) STL
5 1 (3.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Open Source
2 10 (37.04%) Statistics
3 9 (33.33%) Visualisation
4 7 (25.93%) Hedge funds
5 3 (11.11%) Fixed Income
5 3 (11.11%) Grid Computing
6 2 (7.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (7.41%) Credit Risk
7 1 (3.70%) Equities
7 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) OO
2 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 3 (11.11%) Refactoring
3 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.70%) Signal Processing
4 1 (3.70%) TDD
4 1 (3.70%) Pair Programming
4 1 (3.70%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Python
2 19 (70.37%) C++
3 11 (40.74%) Java
4 9 (33.33%) C#
5 8 (29.63%) C
6 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) PhD
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle
City of London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 22 days ago