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 6 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NumPy
Rank 624 609 591
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -18
Contract jobs citing NumPy 17 23 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.041% 0.044%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.15% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 22
Median daily rate £600 £600 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 - -
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
15298 15029 14921
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.52% 26.86% 27.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 10714 9731 9797
Median daily rate £415 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.09% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 201 205
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.72 £19.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.08% +5.71%

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 6 May 2016.

NumPy Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

NumPy
Top 9 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 6 May 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 -30 17 £600 - 17
London -25 11 £600 - 12
South East - 5 £350 - 4
Oxford - 3 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 3 - - 1
East of England - 1 £400 - 1
Berkshire - 1 £350 -
Surrey - 1 - - 2
Cambridgeshire - 1 £400 - 1

NumPy
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 42 (100.00%) Python
2 37 (88.10%) SciPy
3 26 (61.90%) Pandas
4 16 (38.10%) SQL
5 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (26.19%) OO
6 11 (26.19%) Django
7 10 (23.81%) Visualisation
7 10 (23.81%) TDD
7 10 (23.81%) Pair Programming
7 10 (23.81%) SQL Server
7 10 (23.81%) Linux
7 10 (23.81%) MS Excel
8 9 (21.43%) Git (software)
9 8 (19.05%) Degree
9 8 (19.05%) Machine Learning
10 7 (16.67%) Apache Spark
10 7 (16.67%) Algorithms
10 7 (16.67%) Celery
10 7 (16.67%) C++
10 7 (16.67%) Java
11 6 (14.29%) C
11 6 (14.29%) Web Services
11 6 (14.29%) OOD
11 6 (14.29%) Data Mining
11 6 (14.29%) Statistics
11 6 (14.29%) RESTful
11 6 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
11 6 (14.29%) Hadoop
11 6 (14.29%) Apache Hive

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 7 (16.67%) Apache Spark
2 3 (7.14%) Apache Pig
2 3 (7.14%) nginx
2 3 (7.14%) SAS
3 1 (2.38%) Apache
3 1 (2.38%) IPython
Applications
1 10 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.14%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.29%) Apache Hive
2 6 (14.29%) Big Data
2 6 (14.29%) Data Mining
2 6 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 6 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 4 (9.52%) HBase
4 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (7.14%) KDB
4 3 (7.14%) MongoDB
4 3 (7.14%) Text Mining
5 1 (2.38%) Pentaho
5 1 (2.38%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.14%) Maven
3 1 (2.38%) GitLab
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Front Office
3 2 (4.76%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 35 (83.33%) Developer
2 33 (78.57%) Python Developer
3 4 (9.52%) Django Developer
3 4 (9.52%) Python/Django Developer
3 4 (9.52%) Quantitative Developer
4 3 (7.14%) Data Scientist
4 3 (7.14%) Machine Learning Scientist
5 2 (4.76%) Architect
5 2 (4.76%) Big Data Architect
5 2 (4.76%) Big Data Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Big Data Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Data Architect
6 1 (2.38%) Data Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Hadoop Architect
6 1 (2.38%) Hadoop Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (88.10%) SciPy
2 26 (61.90%) Pandas
3 11 (26.19%) Django
4 7 (16.67%) Celery
5 6 (14.29%) RESTful
5 6 (14.29%) Web Services
6 5 (11.90%) D3.js
7 4 (9.52%) scikit-learn
8 3 (7.14%) AngularJS
8 3 (7.14%) Esper
8 3 (7.14%) Flask
8 3 (7.14%) Matplotlib
8 3 (7.14%) Pyramid
9 1 (2.38%) Natural Language Processing
9 1 (2.38%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Visualisation
2 7 (16.67%) Algorithms
3 6 (14.29%) Statistics
4 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
4 5 (11.90%) Mathematics
5 4 (9.52%) Hedge funds
6 3 (7.14%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (7.14%) Smart Energy
7 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.38%) Fixed Income
7 1 (2.38%) Machine to Machine
7 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.38%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.19%) OO
3 10 (23.81%) Pair Programming
3 10 (23.81%) TDD
4 8 (19.05%) Machine Learning
5 6 (14.29%) Analytics
5 6 (14.29%) DevOps
5 6 (14.29%) OOD
6 5 (11.90%) Data Visualisation
6 5 (11.90%) ETL
7 4 (9.52%) Software Engineering
8 3 (7.14%) Cluster Analysis
8 3 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (7.14%) Data Analysis
8 3 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (7.14%) MapReduce
8 3 (7.14%) Open Source
8 3 (7.14%) Predictive Analytics
8 3 (7.14%) Refactoring
8 3 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) Python
2 16 (38.10%) SQL
3 7 (16.67%) C++
3 7 (16.67%) Java
4 6 (14.29%) C
5 5 (11.90%) R
6 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 3 (7.14%) Scala
7 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.38%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.38%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Oozie
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle
Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
iKas International
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 11 days ago