The table below looks at the statistics for Matplotlib skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Matplotlib over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Matplotlib
Rank 620 646 -
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -
Contract jobs citing Matplotlib 18 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.005% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.019% -
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 0
Median daily rate £475 £625 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £625 -
% change year-on-year
-36.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
15783 15743 15287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.01% 28.78% 27.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 10919 10965 10441
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 258 168
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.80% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.49 £19.23 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Matplotlib
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Matplotlib as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 6 December 2016.

Matplotlib Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Matplotlib
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Matplotlib within the UK over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +23 18 £475 -28.30% 3
London +12 16 £500 -24.52% 3
Cambridgeshire - 2 £400 -
Cambridge - 2 £400 -
East of England - 2 £400 -
City of London - 1 £563 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -

Matplotlib
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Matplotlib also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Matplotlib.

1 20 (100.00%) Python
2 18 (90.00%) Pandas
3 13 (65.00%) NumPy
4 10 (50.00%) SciPy
4 10 (50.00%) Machine Learning
5 9 (45.00%) scikit-learn
6 6 (30.00%) Apache Spark
6 6 (30.00%) Java
6 6 (30.00%) Apache Hive
6 6 (30.00%) Hadoop
7 5 (25.00%) TensorFlow
7 5 (25.00%) Algorithms
8 4 (20.00%) Data Structures
8 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 4 (20.00%) Degree
8 4 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
8 4 (20.00%) HBase
8 4 (20.00%) SQL
8 4 (20.00%) Linux
8 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (20.00%) Front Office
9 3 (15.00%) Finance
9 3 (15.00%) Banking
9 3 (15.00%) Text Mining
9 3 (15.00%) Statistics
9 3 (15.00%) C
9 3 (15.00%) C++
9 3 (15.00%) Big Data
9 3 (15.00%) MapReduce
9 3 (15.00%) Capacity Planning

Matplotlib
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (30.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) Apache Hive
1 6 (30.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (20.00%) HBase
3 3 (15.00%) Big Data
3 3 (15.00%) Text Mining
4 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (10.00%) Impala
4 2 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (20.00%) Front Office
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Billing
4 1 (5.00%) Legal
4 1 (5.00%) Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Developer
2 10 (50.00%) Python Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Data Scientist
4 2 (10.00%) Django Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Big Data Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Big Data Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Data Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Front Office Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) Pandas
2 13 (65.00%) NumPy
3 10 (50.00%) SciPy
4 9 (45.00%) scikit-learn
5 5 (25.00%) TensorFlow
6 3 (15.00%) MLlib
7 2 (10.00%) CSS
7 2 (10.00%) Django
7 2 (10.00%) jQuery
7 2 (10.00%) Kafka
8 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 4 (20.00%) Data Structures
3 3 (15.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (15.00%) Physics
3 3 (15.00%) Statistics
4 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (10.00%) Public Cloud
5 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
3 3 (15.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (15.00%) Cluster Analysis
3 3 (15.00%) MapReduce
3 3 (15.00%) Memory Management
4 2 (10.00%) Analytics
4 2 (10.00%) Open Source
4 2 (10.00%) Operations Research
4 2 (10.00%) Web Development
5 1 (5.00%) Anomaly Detection
5 1 (5.00%) Build Automation
5 1 (5.00%) Computer Architecture
5 1 (5.00%) Data Architecture
5 1 (5.00%) Demand Forecasting
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (5.00%) Software Architecture
5 1 (5.00%) Time Series Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Python
2 6 (30.00%) Java
3 4 (20.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) C
4 3 (15.00%) C++
4 3 (15.00%) R
5 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) HDFS
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) VMware
2 1 (5.00%) Cloudera
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (5.00%) Tableau