The table below looks at the statistics for NumPy skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NumPy over the 3 months to 7 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
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NumPy
Rank 579 577 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing NumPy 24 24 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.043% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 18 22 0
Average daily rate
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£600 £550 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
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
15010 15289 12990
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.96% 27.58% 27.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 9763 10041 8094
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 191 212 367
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £18.85 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

NumPy
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NumPy within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 7 May 2015.

NumPy Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

NumPy
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NumPy within the UK over the 3 months to 7 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 -4 24 £600 +9.09% 9
England -4 24 £600 +9.09% 10
City of London +7 2 £675 +8.00% 5

NumPy
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 28 (100.00%) Python
2 22 (78.57%) Pandas
3 19 (67.86%) SciPy
4 15 (53.57%) Finance
5 14 (50.00%) Front Office
6 11 (39.29%) C++
7 10 (35.71%) C
7 10 (35.71%) Matplotlib
7 10 (35.71%) Algorithms
8 9 (32.14%) Analytics
8 9 (32.14%) SQL
8 9 (32.14%) TDD
9 8 (28.57%) Banking
9 8 (28.57%) Unit Testing
9 8 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (28.57%) Java
10 7 (25.00%) Django
10 7 (25.00%) Credit Risk
10 7 (25.00%) Investment Banking
10 7 (25.00%) R
11 6 (21.43%) Flask
11 6 (21.43%) IPython
11 6 (21.43%) Data Structures
11 6 (21.43%) Derivative
11 6 (21.43%) Degree
11 6 (21.43%) Mathematics
11 6 (21.43%) Physics
11 6 (21.43%) Configuration Management
12 5 (17.86%) VBA
12 5 (17.86%) Cython

NumPy
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.29%) Apache Spark
2 3 (10.71%) SAS
2 3 (10.71%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) Apache Hive
1 4 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 4 (14.29%) HBase
1 4 (14.29%) Big Data
1 4 (14.29%) Text Mining
1 4 (14.29%) Hadoop
1 4 (14.29%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.71%) Maven
General
1 15 (53.57%) Finance
2 14 (50.00%) Front Office
3 8 (28.57%) Banking
4 7 (25.00%) Investment Banking
5 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
6 1 (3.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (75.00%) Developer
2 20 (71.43%) Python Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Senior Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Senior Python Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Data Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Big Data Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Data Scientist
5 2 (7.14%) Data Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Data Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (3.57%) Programmer
6 1 (3.57%) Big Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (78.57%) Pandas
2 19 (67.86%) SciPy
3 10 (35.71%) Matplotlib
4 7 (25.00%) Django
5 6 (21.43%) Flask
6 5 (17.86%) SQLAlchemy
7 4 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 4 (14.29%) Pyramid
8 3 (10.71%) CSS
8 3 (10.71%) HTML
8 3 (10.71%) Esper
8 3 (10.71%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 1 (3.57%) .NET
9 1 (3.57%) Highcharts JS
9 1 (3.57%) D3.js
9 1 (3.57%) Celery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Algorithms
2 7 (25.00%) Credit Risk
3 6 (21.43%) Data Structures
3 6 (21.43%) Derivative
3 6 (21.43%) Mathematics
3 6 (21.43%) Physics
4 5 (17.86%) Hedge funds
5 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
6 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (10.71%) Open Source
7 2 (7.14%) Visualisation
7 2 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (3.57%) DTV
8 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
8 1 (3.57%) Statistics
8 1 (3.57%) STB
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) UNIX
3 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Analytics
1 9 (32.14%) TDD
2 8 (28.57%) Unit Testing
2 8 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (21.43%) Configuration Management
4 4 (14.29%) MapReduce
4 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.29%) Cluster Analysis
5 3 (10.71%) Data Architecture
5 3 (10.71%) RAD
5 3 (10.71%) Propensity Modelling
5 3 (10.71%) Machine Learning
5 3 (10.71%) Regression Analysis
6 2 (7.14%) BDD
6 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.14%) Refactoring
6 2 (7.14%) Web Development
6 2 (7.14%) Investment Management
7 1 (3.57%) OO
7 1 (3.57%) ETRM
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) Python
2 11 (39.29%) C++
3 10 (35.71%) C
4 9 (32.14%) SQL
5 8 (28.57%) Java
6 7 (25.00%) R
7 6 (21.43%) IPython
8 5 (17.86%) VBA
8 5 (17.86%) Cython
9 4 (14.29%) C#
9 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
10 3 (10.71%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) PhD
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle
1 3 (10.71%) Cloudera
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