The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for NumPy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NumPy over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
NumPy
England / London
Rank 370 408 397
Rank change year-on-year +38 -11  
Contract jobs citing NumPy 30 20 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.15% 0.091% 0.057%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.44% 0.28% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 20 8
Median daily rate £575 £600 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.16% +4.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £450 £550
10% offered a daily rate of more than £845 £650 £658
UK excluding London median daily rate £583 £400 -
% change year-on-year +45.62% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

NumPy is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 6784 7020 6323
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 34.85% 31.84% 30.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5050 5255 4574
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 30 28
Median hourly rate £47.00 £48.92 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.91% +78.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.01 £22.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

NumPy
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing NumPy as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for NumPy in London

NumPy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing NumPy in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for NumPy in London

NumPy
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NumPy in London over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NumPy in London

NumPy
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NumPy within the London region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
City of London - 9 £575 - 3
NumPy
England

NumPy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 across the London region with a requirement for NumPy.

1 63 (98.44%) Python
2 54 (84.38%) Pandas
3 34 (53.13%) SciPy
4 21 (32.81%) scikit-learn
5 19 (29.69%) Machine Learning
5 19 (29.69%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (29.69%) SQL
5 19 (29.69%) Computer Science
6 17 (26.56%) Big Data
6 17 (26.56%) OO
7 15 (23.44%) R
8 14 (21.88%) Statistics
9 13 (20.31%) Scala
9 13 (20.31%) Hadoop
9 13 (20.31%) Linux
9 13 (20.31%) Data Modelling
9 13 (20.31%) Software Engineering
10 12 (18.75%) Git (software)
10 12 (18.75%) Mathematics
10 12 (18.75%) Django
11 11 (17.19%) Matplotlib
11 11 (17.19%) Finance
11 11 (17.19%) Scrum
11 11 (17.19%) C++
11 11 (17.19%) Analytics
11 11 (17.19%) Flask
12 10 (15.63%) JavaScript
12 10 (15.63%) PhD
12 10 (15.63%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (15.63%) TDD

NumPy
Top Related IT Skills in 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 8 (12.50%) Apache Spark
2 3 (4.69%) Apache Pig
2 3 (4.69%) IPython
2 3 (4.69%) Jupyter
3 2 (3.13%) Apache
3 2 (3.13%) Confluence
4 1 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.56%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.13%) GNU Octave
2 2 (3.13%) SPSS
3 1 (1.56%) Stata
3 1 (1.56%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (4.69%) Amazon EMR
3 3 (4.69%) Amazon S3
4 2 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.56%) AWS Data Pipeline
5 1 (1.56%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.56%) Big Data
2 13 (20.31%) Hadoop
3 10 (15.63%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (12.50%) Apache Hive
5 7 (10.94%) HBase
5 7 (10.94%) NoSQL
6 6 (9.38%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (9.38%) SQL Server
7 5 (7.81%) MySQL
7 5 (7.81%) RDBMS
7 5 (7.81%) Relational Database
8 3 (4.69%) Text Mining
9 2 (3.13%) Data Mining
9 2 (3.13%) Impala
9 2 (3.13%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.56%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (1.56%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (1.56%) Blockchain
10 1 (1.56%) Flink
10 1 (1.56%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 12 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.94%) Jenkins
2 7 (10.94%) JIRA
3 3 (4.69%) Bower
3 3 (4.69%) Moq
3 3 (4.69%) MSTest
3 3 (4.69%) NUnit
3 3 (4.69%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 11 (17.19%) Finance
2 2 (3.13%) Banking
3 1 (1.56%) Front Office
3 1 (1.56%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (62.50%) Developer
2 33 (51.56%) Python Developer
3 16 (25.00%) Data Scientist
4 9 (14.06%) Django Developer
5 6 (9.38%) Python/Django Developer
6 3 (4.69%) AWS Developer
6 3 (4.69%) C# Developer
6 3 (4.69%) Data Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (4.69%) Senior Data Scientist
7 2 (3.13%) Agile Developer
7 2 (3.13%) Architect
7 2 (3.13%) Automation Developer
7 2 (3.13%) Chief Architect
7 2 (3.13%) Chief Data Architect
7 2 (3.13%) Data Architect
7 2 (3.13%) Junior
7 2 (3.13%) Junior Developer
7 2 (3.13%) Junior Python Developer
7 2 (3.13%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (84.38%) Pandas
2 34 (53.13%) SciPy
3 21 (32.81%) scikit-learn
4 12 (18.75%) Django
5 11 (17.19%) Flask
5 11 (17.19%) Matplotlib
6 9 (14.06%) REST
7 7 (10.94%) CSS
7 7 (10.94%) HTML
8 6 (9.38%) .NET
8 6 (9.38%) RabbitMQ
8 6 (9.38%) RESTful
9 5 (7.81%) OpenCV
9 5 (7.81%) PyQt
9 5 (7.81%) Web Services
10 4 (6.25%) Celery
11 3 (4.69%) AngularJS
11 3 (4.69%) Pyramid
11 3 (4.69%) React
11 3 (4.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 19 (29.69%) Computer Science
2 9 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (9.38%) Algorithms
4 4 (6.25%) Fixed Income
4 4 (6.25%) Hedge funds
5 3 (4.69%) Derivative
5 3 (4.69%) Smart Energy
6 2 (3.13%) Fintech
6 2 (3.13%) STB
6 2 (3.13%) User Experience
7 1 (1.56%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.31%) Linux
2 2 (3.13%) Windows
3 1 (1.56%) Android
3 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.69%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (29.69%) Machine Learning
2 17 (26.56%) OO
3 14 (21.88%) Statistics
4 13 (20.31%) Data Modelling
4 13 (20.31%) Software Engineering
5 12 (18.75%) Mathematics
6 11 (17.19%) Analytics
6 11 (17.19%) Scrum
7 10 (15.63%) TDD
8 8 (12.50%) OOP
9 6 (9.38%) DevOps
9 6 (9.38%) Kanban
9 6 (9.38%) MapReduce
9 6 (9.38%) Refactoring
10 5 (7.81%) E-Commerce
11 4 (6.25%) Regression Testing
11 4 (6.25%) Risk Management
11 4 (6.25%) Systematic Trading
12 3 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 63 (98.44%) Python
2 19 (29.69%) SQL
3 15 (23.44%) R
4 13 (20.31%) Scala
5 11 (17.19%) C++
6 10 (15.63%) JavaScript
7 8 (12.50%) Java
8 6 (9.38%) C#
9 3 (4.69%) C
9 3 (4.69%) MATLAB
9 3 (4.69%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (15.63%) Degree
1 10 (15.63%) PhD
2 3 (4.69%) CFA
System Software
1 4 (6.25%) Docker
2 1 (1.56%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Kibana
1 1 (1.56%) logstash
Vendors
1 3 (4.69%) Bloomberg
2 2 (3.13%) Google
2 2 (3.13%) Tableau
3 1 (1.56%) Cloudera
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