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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NumPy
Rank 624 651 605
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -46
Contract jobs citing NumPy 36 23 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.040% 0.020%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% 0.15% 0.074%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 19 11
Median daily rate £438 £625 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £565 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 - -
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
15669 15697 14876
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 29.02% 27.51% 27.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 10958 10557 9618
Median daily rate £415 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.06% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 221 210
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.55 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.13% +13.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.61 £16.61 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.00 £52.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.94%

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 27 July 2016.

NumPy Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

NumPy
Top 15 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 27 July 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 -1 36 £438 -30.00% 16
South East - 21 £380 - 2
London -8 11 £575 -8.00% 14
Oxfordshire - 10 - -
Oxford - 10 - -
Berkshire - 5 £425 -
Hampshire - 4 £338 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 - -
East of England - 3 - -
City of London +41 2 - - 6
Cambridge - 2 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 £550 -
Yorkshire - 1 £550 -
Portsmouth - 1 £500 -
Middlesbrough - 1 £550 -

NumPy
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 52 (98.11%) Python
2 45 (84.91%) SciPy
3 37 (69.81%) Pandas
4 34 (64.15%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (47.17%) Algorithms
6 20 (37.74%) Linux
7 19 (35.85%) OO
8 18 (33.96%) Visualisation
9 17 (32.08%) Statistics
10 16 (30.19%) Software Engineering
11 15 (28.30%) C
11 15 (28.30%) C++
11 15 (28.30%) Java
11 15 (28.30%) SQL
12 14 (26.42%) MongoDB
12 14 (26.42%) AngularJS
13 13 (24.53%) Hedge funds
13 13 (24.53%) Unit Testing
13 13 (24.53%) Pyramid
13 13 (24.53%) Esper
13 13 (24.53%) Data Acquisition
13 13 (24.53%) Oracle
13 13 (24.53%) Front Office
13 13 (24.53%) Finance
13 13 (24.53%) Maven
13 13 (24.53%) Refactoring
13 13 (24.53%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (24.53%) KDB
14 12 (22.64%) TDD
14 12 (22.64%) Pair Programming

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 9 (16.98%) Apache Spark
2 6 (11.32%) Apache
2 6 (11.32%) Apache Pig
2 6 (11.32%) SAS
3 1 (1.89%) IPython
Applications
1 12 (22.64%) MS Excel
2 6 (11.32%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.42%) MongoDB
2 13 (24.53%) KDB
3 12 (22.64%) SQL Server
4 8 (15.09%) Big Data
4 8 (15.09%) Hadoop
5 7 (13.21%) Apache Hive
6 4 (7.55%) HBase
7 2 (3.77%) Pentaho
7 2 (3.77%) Redis
8 1 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.89%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.89%) HDInsight
8 1 (1.89%) MySQL
8 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.89%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 13 (24.53%) Maven
2 4 (7.55%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.89%) JIRA
General
1 13 (24.53%) Finance
1 13 (24.53%) Front Office
2 5 (9.43%) Military
3 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (73.58%) Developer
2 29 (54.72%) Python Developer
3 13 (24.53%) Quantitative Developer
4 7 (13.21%) Data Scientist
5 6 (11.32%) Machine Learning Scientist
6 4 (7.55%) Programmer
6 4 (7.55%) Python Programmer
6 4 (7.55%) Systems Programmer
7 2 (3.77%) C Developer
7 2 (3.77%) C/C++ Developer
7 2 (3.77%) C++ Developer
7 2 (3.77%) C++ Quantitative Developer
7 2 (3.77%) C++/Java Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Java Quantitative Developer
8 1 (1.89%) Big Data Architect
8 1 (1.89%) Big Data Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) Linux Developer
8 1 (1.89%) Senior Developer
8 1 (1.89%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (84.91%) SciPy
2 37 (69.81%) Pandas
3 14 (26.42%) AngularJS
4 13 (24.53%) Esper
4 13 (24.53%) Pyramid
5 9 (16.98%) scikit-learn
6 6 (11.32%) CSS
6 6 (11.32%) Django
6 6 (11.32%) HTML
7 5 (9.43%) HTML5
7 5 (9.43%) Sphinx
8 3 (5.66%) Celery
8 3 (5.66%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (3.77%) D3.js
9 2 (3.77%) Flask
10 1 (1.89%) Matplotlib
10 1 (1.89%) Natural Language Processing
10 1 (1.89%) OpenCV
10 1 (1.89%) PyQt
Miscellaneous
1 25 (47.17%) Algorithms
2 18 (33.96%) Visualisation
3 17 (32.08%) Statistics
4 13 (24.53%) Hedge funds
5 11 (20.75%) Computer Science
6 8 (15.09%) Mathematics
7 6 (11.32%) Artificial Intelligence
8 5 (9.43%) Smart Energy
9 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (1.89%) Credit Risk
10 1 (1.89%) Derivative
10 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.89%) Physics
10 1 (1.89%) STB
Operating Systems
1 20 (37.74%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (64.15%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (35.85%) OO
3 16 (30.19%) Software Engineering
4 13 (24.53%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (24.53%) Data Acquisition
4 13 (24.53%) Refactoring
4 13 (24.53%) Unit Testing
5 12 (22.64%) Pair Programming
5 12 (22.64%) TDD
6 11 (20.75%) Open Source
6 11 (20.75%) Quantitative Trading
6 11 (20.75%) Time Series Analysis
7 9 (16.98%) Analytics
8 8 (15.09%) Machine Learning
9 7 (13.21%) Data Analysis
10 6 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (11.32%) Linear Regression
10 6 (11.32%) Predictive Analysis
10 6 (11.32%) Predictive Analytics
11 4 (7.55%) Operations Research
Programming Languages
1 52 (98.11%) Python
2 15 (28.30%) C
2 15 (28.30%) C++
2 15 (28.30%) Java
2 15 (28.30%) SQL
3 7 (13.21%) R
4 5 (9.43%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.77%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.89%) Embedded C
6 1 (1.89%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) PhD
2 5 (9.43%) Degree
2 5 (9.43%) SC Cleared
2 5 (9.43%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Oozie
Vendors
1 13 (24.53%) Oracle
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