The table below looks at the statistics for Matplotlib skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Matplotlib over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Matplotlib
Rank 601 581 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Contract jobs citing Matplotlib 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.002% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.041% 0.007% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Average daily rate
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£638 £550 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.90% -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14620 14600 12823
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.99% 27.74% 27.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 9624 9677 8046
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £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 193 183 368
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.85 £17.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

Matplotlib
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Matplotlib Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Matplotlib
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Matplotlib within the UK.

Matplotlib Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Matplotlib
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Matplotlib within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Matplotlib Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Matplotlib
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Matplotlib within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 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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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 -3 6 £638 +15.90% 3
England -21 6 £638 +15.90% 3

Matplotlib
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Matplotlib 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 Matplotlib.

1 10 (100.00%) Python
1 10 (100.00%) NumPy
1 10 (100.00%) Pandas
2 8 (80.00%) C++
3 7 (70.00%) C
4 6 (60.00%) Front Office
4 6 (60.00%) SciPy
5 5 (50.00%) IPython
5 5 (50.00%) Banking
5 5 (50.00%) Investment Banking
5 5 (50.00%) SQLAlchemy
5 5 (50.00%) Analytics
6 4 (40.00%) Cython
6 4 (40.00%) Apache Hive
6 4 (40.00%) R
6 4 (40.00%) MapReduce
6 4 (40.00%) HBase
6 4 (40.00%) Big Data
6 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
6 4 (40.00%) Hadoop
6 4 (40.00%) Cluster Analysis
6 4 (40.00%) Text Mining
6 4 (40.00%) C#
6 4 (40.00%) Java
6 4 (40.00%) SQL
6 4 (40.00%) VBA
6 4 (40.00%) Data Mining
6 4 (40.00%) Apache Spark
7 3 (30.00%) Algorithms
7 3 (30.00%) UNIX

Matplotlib
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Matplotlib 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 Matplotlib. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) Apache Spark
2 3 (30.00%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Apache Hive
1 4 (40.00%) HBase
1 4 (40.00%) Big Data
1 4 (40.00%) Hadoop
1 4 (40.00%) Text Mining
1 4 (40.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (60.00%) Front Office
2 5 (50.00%) Banking
2 5 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (10.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
1 6 (60.00%) Python Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Python Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Data Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Big Data Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Data Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Big Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) NumPy
1 10 (100.00%) Pandas
2 6 (60.00%) SciPy
3 5 (50.00%) SQLAlchemy
4 3 (30.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (20.00%) HTML
5 2 (20.00%) CSS
6 1 (10.00%) .NET
6 1 (10.00%) Pyramid
6 1 (10.00%) D3.js
6 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (10.00%) Highcharts JS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (20.00%) Physics
3 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (10.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) UNIX
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Analytics
2 4 (40.00%) MapReduce
2 4 (40.00%) Cluster Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) RAD
3 3 (30.00%) Data Architecture
3 3 (30.00%) Machine Learning
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Investment Management
4 1 (10.00%) Refactoring
4 1 (10.00%) ETRM
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (10.00%) BDD
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Demand Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Python
2 8 (80.00%) C++
3 7 (70.00%) C
4 5 (50.00%) IPython
5 4 (40.00%) Cython
5 4 (40.00%) R
5 4 (40.00%) C#
5 4 (40.00%) Java
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) VBA
6 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Cloudera