The table below looks at the statistics for NumPy skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NumPy over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NumPy
Rank 612 613 612
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing NumPy 31 23 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.041% 0.017%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 0.15% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 9
Median daily rate £450 £638 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £465 £485
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -

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
15274 15429 14783
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.44% 27.54% 27.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 10770 10326 9643
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 214 209
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.80 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £17.55 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.00 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

NumPy
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing NumPy as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

NumPy Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

NumPy
Daily Rate Trend

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

NumPy Daily Rate Trend in the UK

NumPy
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NumPy within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

NumPy Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

NumPy
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NumPy within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 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 +2 31 £450 -29.41% 17
South East - 16 £350 - 3
London -7 13 £575 -9.80% 12
Oxfordshire - 9 - -
Oxford - 9 - -
Berkshire - 5 £425 -
City of London +44 2 - - 3
East of England - 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 £295 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 - -
Cambridge - 2 - -

NumPy
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing NumPy 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 NumPy.

1 57 (100.00%) Python
2 49 (85.96%) SciPy
3 42 (73.68%) Pandas
4 31 (54.39%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (36.84%) Algorithms
6 20 (35.09%) Linux
7 19 (33.33%) SQL
7 19 (33.33%) Visualisation
8 17 (29.82%) Java
9 16 (28.07%) C++
9 16 (28.07%) OO
10 15 (26.32%) C
10 15 (26.32%) Statistics
11 14 (24.56%) TDD
11 14 (24.56%) Pair Programming
11 14 (24.56%) MS Excel
11 14 (24.56%) SQL Server
12 13 (22.81%) Software Engineering
12 13 (22.81%) Hedge funds
13 12 (21.05%) MongoDB
13 12 (21.05%) Unit Testing
13 12 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (21.05%) KDB
13 12 (21.05%) Pyramid
13 12 (21.05%) AngularJS
13 12 (21.05%) Esper
13 12 (21.05%) Refactoring
13 12 (21.05%) Maven
13 12 (21.05%) Finance
13 12 (21.05%) Oracle

NumPy
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 10 (17.54%) Apache Spark
2 5 (8.77%) Apache Pig
2 5 (8.77%) SAS
3 4 (7.02%) Apache
4 2 (3.51%) nginx
5 1 (1.75%) IPython
Applications
1 14 (24.56%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.77%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (24.56%) SQL Server
2 12 (21.05%) KDB
2 12 (21.05%) MongoDB
3 8 (14.04%) Apache Hive
3 8 (14.04%) Big Data
3 8 (14.04%) Hadoop
4 5 (8.77%) Data Mining
4 5 (8.77%) HBase
5 3 (5.26%) Text Mining
6 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.51%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.51%) Pentaho
6 2 (3.51%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (21.05%) Maven
2 4 (7.02%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.75%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.75%) GitLab
General
1 12 (21.05%) Finance
1 12 (21.05%) Front Office
2 2 (3.51%) Banking
2 2 (3.51%) Military
3 1 (1.75%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 46 (80.70%) Developer
2 37 (64.91%) Python Developer
3 13 (22.81%) Quantitative Developer
4 5 (8.77%) Data Scientist
4 5 (8.77%) Machine Learning Scientist
5 2 (3.51%) Architect
5 2 (3.51%) Big Data Architect
5 2 (3.51%) Big Data Engineer
5 2 (3.51%) C Developer
5 2 (3.51%) C/C++ Developer
5 2 (3.51%) C++ Developer
5 2 (3.51%) C++ Quantitative Developer
5 2 (3.51%) C++/Java Developer
5 2 (3.51%) Django Developer
5 2 (3.51%) Java Developer
5 2 (3.51%) Java Quantitative Developer
5 2 (3.51%) Programmer
5 2 (3.51%) Python Programmer
5 2 (3.51%) Python/Django Developer
5 2 (3.51%) Systems Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (85.96%) SciPy
2 42 (73.68%) Pandas
3 12 (21.05%) AngularJS
3 12 (21.05%) Esper
3 12 (21.05%) Pyramid
4 8 (14.04%) scikit-learn
5 7 (12.28%) Django
6 5 (8.77%) Celery
7 4 (7.02%) D3.js
8 3 (5.26%) Matplotlib
9 2 (3.51%) CSS
9 2 (3.51%) Flask
9 2 (3.51%) HTML
9 2 (3.51%) HTML5
9 2 (3.51%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (3.51%) RESTful
9 2 (3.51%) Sphinx
9 2 (3.51%) Web Services
10 1 (1.75%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 21 (36.84%) Algorithms
2 19 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 15 (26.32%) Statistics
4 13 (22.81%) Hedge funds
5 7 (12.28%) Computer Science
5 7 (12.28%) Mathematics
6 5 (8.77%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (8.77%) Smart Energy
7 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.75%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.75%) Derivative
8 1 (1.75%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.75%) Machine to Machine
8 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.75%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 20 (35.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (54.39%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (28.07%) OO
3 14 (24.56%) Pair Programming
3 14 (24.56%) TDD
4 13 (22.81%) Software Engineering
5 12 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (21.05%) Data Acquisition
5 12 (21.05%) Refactoring
5 12 (21.05%) Unit Testing
6 10 (17.54%) Open Source
6 10 (17.54%) Quantitative Trading
6 10 (17.54%) Time Series Analysis
7 9 (15.79%) Analytics
7 9 (15.79%) Machine Learning
8 5 (8.77%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (8.77%) Data Analysis
8 5 (8.77%) Data Visualisation
8 5 (8.77%) Linear Regression
8 5 (8.77%) Predictive Analysis
8 5 (8.77%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 57 (100.00%) Python
2 19 (33.33%) SQL
3 17 (29.82%) Java
4 16 (28.07%) C++
5 15 (26.32%) C
6 7 (12.28%) R
7 4 (7.02%) JavaScript
8 3 (5.26%) Scala
9 2 (3.51%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.75%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.75%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) PhD
2 4 (7.02%) Degree
3 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Oozie
Vendors
1 12 (21.05%) Oracle
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