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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Matplotlib
Rank - 628 625
Contract jobs citing Matplotlib 0 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.013% 0.002%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.047% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 1
Average daily rate - £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
15412 14935 14816
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.59% 26.79% 27.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 10764 9676 9667
Average daily rate £413 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 199 203
Average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.86 £18.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

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
Top 21 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Cluster Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Scala
1 3 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (100.00%) NumPy
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 3 (100.00%) MapReduce
1 3 (100.00%) HBase
1 3 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 3 (100.00%) Big Data
1 3 (100.00%) Pandas
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 3 (100.00%) Text Mining
2 2 (66.67%) R
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics

Matplotlib
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 3 (100.00%) Big Data
1 3 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 3 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (100.00%) HBase
1 3 (100.00%) Text Mining
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Data Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Hadoop Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Hadoop Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Python Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) NumPy
1 3 (100.00%) Pandas
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Cluster Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 3 (100.00%) MapReduce
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Scala
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) R