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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NumPy
Rank 585 549 -
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -
Contract jobs citing NumPy 14 21 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.040% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.099% 0.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 0
Average daily rate
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£575 £600 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% -
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
14151 14119 12451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.37% 27.20% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 9202 8972 7852
Average daily rate £388 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 221 325
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.31 £16.87 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £53.50 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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
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 27 March 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 -5 14 £575 -4.16% 10
England -16 14 £575 -4.16% 10
City of London +8 2 £625 -7.40% 3

NumPy
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 15 (100.00%) Python
2 13 (86.67%) Pandas
3 11 (73.33%) Front Office
3 11 (73.33%) SciPy
4 9 (60.00%) Algorithms
5 8 (53.33%) Finance
6 7 (46.67%) C++
6 7 (46.67%) Matplotlib
7 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (40.00%) Django
7 6 (40.00%) Unit Testing
7 6 (40.00%) C
7 6 (40.00%) TDD
8 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
8 5 (33.33%) Derivative
8 5 (33.33%) SQLAlchemy
8 5 (33.33%) IPython
8 5 (33.33%) Data Structures
8 5 (33.33%) Analytics
8 5 (33.33%) Flask
9 4 (26.67%) Cython
9 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
9 4 (26.67%) Credit Risk
9 4 (26.67%) C#
9 4 (26.67%) SQL
9 4 (26.67%) VBA
10 3 (20.00%) Java
10 3 (20.00%) Banking
10 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (20.00%) Investment Banking

NumPy
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 2 (13.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Data Mining
1 2 (13.33%) Text Mining
1 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
1 2 (13.33%) Apache Hive
1 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (13.33%) HBase
1 2 (13.33%) Big Data
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Maven
General
1 11 (73.33%) Front Office
2 8 (53.33%) Finance
3 3 (20.00%) Banking
3 3 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 11 (73.33%) Python Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Python Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Data Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Python Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Big Data Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Big Data Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Python Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Data Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) Pandas
2 11 (73.33%) SciPy
3 7 (46.67%) Matplotlib
4 6 (40.00%) Django
5 5 (33.33%) SQLAlchemy
5 5 (33.33%) Flask
6 3 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 2 (13.33%) HTML
7 2 (13.33%) CSS
8 1 (6.67%) Pyramid
8 1 (6.67%) .NET
8 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
8 1 (6.67%) Esper
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Algorithms
2 5 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 5 (33.33%) Derivative
3 4 (26.67%) Credit Risk
4 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (20.00%) Physics
5 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (6.67%) Statistics
5 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
5 1 (6.67%) Open Source
5 1 (6.67%) Hedge funds
5 1 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) UNIX
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) TDD
1 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 5 (33.33%) Analytics
3 3 (20.00%) RAD
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Cluster Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) MapReduce
5 1 (6.67%) Machine Learning
5 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (6.67%) Investment Management
5 1 (6.67%) Data Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) ETRM
5 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (6.67%) BDD
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.67%) Refactoring
5 1 (6.67%) OO
5 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Python
2 7 (46.67%) C++
3 6 (40.00%) C
4 5 (33.33%) IPython
5 4 (26.67%) Cython
5 4 (26.67%) C#
5 4 (26.67%) SQL
5 4 (26.67%) VBA
6 3 (20.00%) Java
7 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
7 2 (13.33%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle
1 1 (6.67%) Cloudera
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Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Rate: From £600 to £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago