The table below looks at the statistics for SciPy skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SciPy over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SciPy
UK
Rank 577 598 609
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +11
Contract jobs citing SciPy 18 30 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.058% 0.013%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.20% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 19 3
Median daily rate £600 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £470
10% offered a daily rate of more than £895 £600 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate - £475 -
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
14134 14852 14129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.15% 28.54% 26.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 9839 10231 9344
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 249 192
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.01 £21.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.62 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +13.97%

SciPy
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SciPy Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SciPy
Daily Rate Trend

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

SciPy Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SciPy
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SciPy within the UK over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

SciPy Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SciPy
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SciPy within the UK over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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 +25 18 £600 +9.09% 11
London +10 18 £600 +9.09% 11
City of London - 3 £575 - 1

SciPy
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SciPy 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 SciPy.

1 42 (100.00%) Python
1 42 (100.00%) NumPy
2 37 (88.10%) Pandas
3 28 (66.67%) scikit-learn
4 14 (33.33%) Matplotlib
5 13 (30.95%) Statistics
6 12 (28.57%) Machine Learning
7 11 (26.19%) Mathematics
7 11 (26.19%) Scala
7 11 (26.19%) Finance
8 10 (23.81%) Hadoop
8 10 (23.81%) Data Modelling
8 10 (23.81%) Big Data
8 10 (23.81%) R
9 9 (21.43%) PhD
9 9 (21.43%) OO
9 9 (21.43%) Computer Science
10 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (19.05%) TDD
10 8 (19.05%) Software Engineering
11 7 (16.67%) Java
11 7 (16.67%) SQL
11 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (16.67%) Apache Spark
12 6 (14.29%) TensorFlow
12 6 (14.29%) Smart Energy
12 6 (14.29%) Hedge funds
12 6 (14.29%) Analytics
12 6 (14.29%) Scrum
12 6 (14.29%) Fixed Income

SciPy
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
2 3 (7.14%) Jupyter
3 1 (2.38%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.38%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) GNU Octave
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (4.76%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (4.76%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.38%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) Big Data
1 10 (23.81%) Hadoop
2 3 (7.14%) HBase
2 3 (7.14%) Pentaho
2 3 (7.14%) Redis
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (4.76%) Apache Hive
3 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.76%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.38%) Blockchain
4 1 (2.38%) Flink
4 1 (2.38%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Bower
1 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (26.19%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Front Office
3 5 (11.90%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (61.90%) Developer
1 26 (61.90%) Python Developer
2 11 (26.19%) Data Scientist
3 3 (7.14%) Machine Learning Scientist
3 3 (7.14%) Senior Data Scientist
4 2 (4.76%) Architect
4 2 (4.76%) AWS Developer
4 2 (4.76%) Chief Architect
4 2 (4.76%) Chief Data Architect
4 2 (4.76%) Data Architect
4 2 (4.76%) Front Office Developer
5 1 (2.38%) Angular Developer
5 1 (2.38%) Data Engineer
5 1 (2.38%) Java Developer
5 1 (2.38%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (2.38%) Machine Learning Engineer
5 1 (2.38%) Machine Learning Specialist
5 1 (2.38%) Quantitative Developer
5 1 (2.38%) Quantitative Strategist
5 1 (2.38%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (100.00%) NumPy
2 37 (88.10%) Pandas
3 28 (66.67%) scikit-learn
4 14 (33.33%) Matplotlib
5 6 (14.29%) TensorFlow
6 5 (11.90%) Flask
7 3 (7.14%) .NET
7 3 (7.14%) AngularJS
7 3 (7.14%) Bokeh
7 3 (7.14%) Celery
7 3 (7.14%) CSS
7 3 (7.14%) HTML
7 3 (7.14%) Node.js
7 3 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (7.14%) React
7 3 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (7.14%) XML
8 2 (4.76%) Django
9 1 (2.38%) Kafka
9 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (14.29%) Fixed Income
3 6 (14.29%) Hedge funds
3 6 (14.29%) Smart Energy
4 5 (11.90%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.38%) Derivative
5 1 (2.38%) Fintech
5 1 (2.38%) Social Media
5 1 (2.38%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Linux
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) Statistics
2 12 (28.57%) Machine Learning
3 11 (26.19%) Mathematics
4 10 (23.81%) Data Modelling
5 9 (21.43%) OO
6 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (19.05%) Software Engineering
6 8 (19.05%) TDD
7 6 (14.29%) Analytics
7 6 (14.29%) Kanban
7 6 (14.29%) Scrum
8 5 (11.90%) Systematic Trading
9 4 (9.52%) E-Commerce
10 3 (7.14%) Memory Management
10 3 (7.14%) OOP
10 3 (7.14%) Regression Analysis
10 3 (7.14%) Regression Testing
11 2 (4.76%) Logistic Regression
11 2 (4.76%) MapReduce
11 2 (4.76%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) Python
2 11 (26.19%) Scala
3 10 (23.81%) R
4 7 (16.67%) Java
4 7 (16.67%) SQL
5 5 (11.90%) C++
6 3 (7.14%) C#
6 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 3 (7.14%) TypeScript
7 2 (4.76%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 2 (4.76%) Tableau
2 1 (2.38%) Google
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