The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NumPy
Rank 412 417 385
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -32
Contract jobs citing NumPy 3 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.012% 0.020% 0.014%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.041% 0.066% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Average daily rate
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£275 £550 £613
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -10.20%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
NumPy
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
7247 7542 6827
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.12% 30.44% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 5525 5511 4919
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 47 67
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £18.00 £13.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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
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 28 November 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - - - - 2
NumPy
England

NumPy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 16 (100.00%) Python
2 14 (87.50%) C++
2 14 (87.50%) SciPy
3 13 (81.25%) Django
4 12 (75.00%) Web Development
4 12 (75.00%) R
4 12 (75.00%) Analytics
5 11 (68.75%) TDD
5 11 (68.75%) Banking
5 11 (68.75%) Investment Banking
6 8 (50.00%) Finance
6 8 (50.00%) C
7 5 (31.25%) Front Office
8 4 (25.00%) C#
8 4 (25.00%) Pandas
9 3 (18.75%) Credit Risk
9 3 (18.75%) OO
9 3 (18.75%) SQL
10 2 (12.50%) Java
10 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (6.25%) Derivative
11 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
11 1 (6.25%) Functional Programming
11 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (6.25%) GitHub
11 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
11 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
11 1 (6.25%) F#
11 1 (6.25%) Visualisation

NumPy
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 1 (6.25%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
General
1 11 (68.75%) Banking
1 11 (68.75%) Investment Banking
2 8 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (31.25%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 14 (87.50%) Python Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Python Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Junior Programmer
4 1 (6.25%) RAD Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Junior Python Programmer
4 1 (6.25%) Programmer
4 1 (6.25%) Junior
4 1 (6.25%) Python Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) SciPy
2 13 (81.25%) Django
3 4 (25.00%) Pandas
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.25%) HTML
4 1 (6.25%) .NET
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.25%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Credit Risk
2 1 (6.25%) Derivative
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
2 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.25%) Physics
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Fixed Income
2 1 (6.25%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Web Development
1 12 (75.00%) Analytics
2 11 (68.75%) TDD
3 3 (18.75%) OO
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Functional Programming
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
5 1 (6.25%) Refactoring
5 1 (6.25%) MVC
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Python
2 14 (87.50%) C++
3 12 (75.00%) R
4 8 (50.00%) C
5 4 (25.00%) C#
6 3 (18.75%) SQL
7 2 (12.50%) Java
8 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
8 1 (6.25%) F#
8 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
8 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
8 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) PhD