Period
to 19 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Pandas skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Pandas over the 6 months to 19 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Pandas
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 119 211 195
Rank change year-on-year +92 -16 +45
Contract jobs citing Pandas 4 23 61
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.23% 0.37% 0.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.75% 1.04% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 18 58
Median daily rate £513 £538 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.65% -2.27% +17.02%
10th Percentile £408 £448 £513
90th Percentile £610 £650 £737
Central London median daily rate £538 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +2.38% -4.55% +17.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Pandas is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 532 2,204 2,854
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 30.30% 35.21% 40.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 1,789 2,360
Median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £375 £407 £380
90th Percentile £688 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £525
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 8
Median hourly rate £36.25 £44.57 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.66% +39.27% +31.03%
10th Percentile £28.13 £22.05 £19.14
90th Percentile £43.88 £77.75 £73.98
Median hourly rate £36.25 £44.57 £32.00
% change year-on-year -18.66% +39.27% +48.84%

Pandas
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Pandas as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Pandas in the City of London

Pandas
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Pandas in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Pandas in the City of London

Pandas
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Pandas in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Pandas in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Pandas also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Pandas.

1 4 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) NumPy
2 2 (50.00%) Big Data
2 2 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Flask
2 2 (50.00%) TensorFlow
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Data Science
3 1 (25.00%) PyTorch
3 1 (25.00%) H2O
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) XGBoost
3 1 (25.00%) Keras
3 1 (25.00%) PySpark
3 1 (25.00%) Master's Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Kibana
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (25.00%) GCP
3 1 (25.00%) Celery
3 1 (25.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (25.00%) scikit-learn
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) MLlib
3 1 (25.00%) Data Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript

Pandas
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (25.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Azure
1 1 (25.00%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Data Scientist
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Flask
1 2 (50.00%) NumPy
1 2 (50.00%) TensorFlow
2 1 (25.00%) Celery
2 1 (25.00%) Django
2 1 (25.00%) H2O
2 1 (25.00%) Keras
2 1 (25.00%) Matplotlib
2 1 (25.00%) MLlib
2 1 (25.00%) PySpark
2 1 (25.00%) PyTorch
2 1 (25.00%) scikit-learn
2 1 (25.00%) SciPy
2 1 (25.00%) SQLAlchemy
2 1 (25.00%) XGBoost
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Science
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Data Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) Deep Learning
2 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Physics
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Master's Degree
1 1 (25.00%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Kibana
1 1 (25.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Tableau