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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 13 August 2022 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
England > London
6 months to
13 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 313 382 285
Rank change year-on-year +69 -97 +91
Contract jobs citing Pandas 326 161 97
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.81% 0.51% 0.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.62% 1.46% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 122 67
10th Percentile £520 £360 £431
25th Percentile £550 £425 £475
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £618 £575
Median % change year-on-year -2.83% +7.39% +4.55%
75th Percentile £738 £700 £663
90th Percentile £788 £760 £785
England median daily rate £600 £550 £560
% change year-on-year +9.09% -1.79% +1.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £58.25 - £57.00
Median hourly rate £61.50 - £59.00
75th Percentile £64.75 - £61.00
90th Percentile - - -
England median hourly rate £57.18 - £58.25
% change year-on-year - - +10.95%

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 London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 12,463 11,013 5,603
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 31.15% 35.18% 37.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,462 8,188 4,133
10th Percentile £425 £400 £363
25th Percentile £505 £463 £438
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £550 £525
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -
75th Percentile £725 £650 £625
90th Percentile £800 £725 £713
England median daily rate £575 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 38 32
10th Percentile £35.00 £20.09 £22.60
25th Percentile £41.25 £35.06 £32.38
Median hourly rate £57.50 £49.33 £46.75
Median % change year-on-year +16.57% +5.51% -6.50%
75th Percentile £69.38 £67.06 £63.00
90th Percentile £77.00 £70.30 £69.10
England median hourly rate £59.50 £48.27 £45.00
% change year-on-year +23.28% +7.26% -3.58%

Pandas
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Pandas in London

Pandas
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for Pandas in London

Pandas
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Pandas in London over the 6 months to 13 August 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Pandas in London

Pandas
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Pandas in London.

Hourly rate trend for Pandas in London

Pandas
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 Pandas within the London region over the 6 months to 13 August 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Central London -25 12 £550 -20.00% 9
Pandas
England

For the 6 months to 13 August 2022, 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 London region with a requirement for Pandas.

1 326 (100.00%) Python
2 254 (77.91%) NumPy
3 218 (66.87%) SQL
4 216 (66.26%) Agile
5 201 (61.66%) AWS
6 199 (61.04%) Finance
7 138 (42.33%) Front Office
7 138 (42.33%) Analytics
7 138 (42.33%) React
8 137 (42.02%) JavaScript
9 136 (41.72%) SciPy
10 125 (38.34%) Software Engineering
11 124 (38.04%) Azure
12 120 (36.81%) Equities
13 119 (36.50%) Investment Management
14 117 (35.89%) Derivative
15 113 (34.66%) Asset Management
16 105 (32.21%) Data Science
17 98 (30.06%) Visualisation
17 98 (30.06%) Machine Learning
18 91 (27.91%) Docker
19 85 (26.07%) Git (software)
20 84 (25.77%) Hedge funds
20 84 (25.77%) Kubernetes
21 76 (23.31%) Full Stack Development
22 61 (18.71%) Flask
23 57 (17.48%) Big Data
24 55 (16.87%) Django
25 49 (15.03%) PySpark
25 49 (15.03%) Serverless

Pandas
Co-occurring 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 29 (8.90%) Apache Airflow
1 29 (8.90%) Apache Spark
2 23 (7.06%) Apache
3 13 (3.99%) Jupyter
4 5 (1.53%) SAS
5 2 (0.61%) Confluence
6 1 (0.31%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 4 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 201 (61.66%) AWS
2 124 (38.04%) Azure
3 49 (15.03%) Serverless
4 42 (12.88%) GitHub
5 36 (11.04%) GCP
6 32 (9.82%) AWS Lambda
7 31 (9.51%) Amazon S3
8 23 (7.06%) Azure AKS
9 17 (5.21%) Amazon SageMaker
9 17 (5.21%) Azure Functions
10 16 (4.91%) AWS Step Functions
11 14 (4.29%) Amazon EC2
11 14 (4.29%) Azure Machine Learning
12 13 (3.99%) Azure Storage
13 12 (3.68%) Azure Data Factory
14 11 (3.37%) dbt
14 11 (3.37%) Snowflake
15 9 (2.76%) Azure Service Bus
15 9 (2.76%) Cloud Computing
16 7 (2.15%) AWS CodeBuild
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (17.48%) Big Data
2 24 (7.36%) Amazon Athena
3 18 (5.52%) Relational Database
4 14 (4.29%) Apache Ignite
5 12 (3.68%) Data Lake
5 12 (3.68%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (3.68%) RDBMS
6 11 (3.37%) MongoDB
6 11 (3.37%) SQL Server
7 10 (3.07%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (3.07%) Tableau
8 9 (2.76%) Spark SQL
9 6 (1.84%) Power BI
10 5 (1.53%) Azure SQL Database
10 5 (1.53%) Neo4j
10 5 (1.53%) NoSQL
10 5 (1.53%) SQLite
11 3 (0.92%) Apache Hive
11 3 (0.92%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.92%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 85 (26.07%) Git (software)
2 37 (11.35%) JIRA
3 19 (5.83%) Jenkins
4 10 (3.07%) TeamCity
4 10 (3.07%) Visual Studio Code
5 9 (2.76%) MLflow
6 7 (2.15%) Snakemake
7 5 (1.53%) Selenium
8 2 (0.61%) Deequ
9 1 (0.31%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.31%) git-flow
9 1 (0.31%) GitLab
9 1 (0.31%) ProC
9 1 (0.31%) PyCharm
9 1 (0.31%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.31%) Subversion
General
1 199 (61.04%) Finance
2 138 (42.33%) Front Office
3 44 (13.50%) Social Skills
4 42 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
5 36 (11.04%) Banking
6 19 (5.83%) Investment Banking
7 7 (2.15%) Publishing
8 6 (1.84%) Marketing
8 6 (1.84%) Prime Brokerage
9 5 (1.53%) Law
10 3 (0.92%) Presentation Skills
10 3 (0.92%) Public Sector
10 3 (0.92%) Retail
11 2 (0.61%) Back Office
11 2 (0.61%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.61%) Documentation Skills
11 2 (0.61%) Legal
11 2 (0.61%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.31%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 225 (69.02%) Developer
2 214 (65.64%) Python Developer
3 134 (41.10%) Python Engineer
4 113 (34.66%) Software Engineer
5 112 (34.36%) Python Software Engineer
6 110 (33.74%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 55 (16.87%) AWS Engineer
8 45 (13.80%) Data Engineer
9 44 (13.50%) AWS Developer
10 40 (12.27%) AWS Software Engineer
11 30 (9.20%) Data Scientist
12 20 (6.13%) Senior Developer
12 20 (6.13%) Senior Python Developer
13 16 (4.91%) Quantitative Developer
14 11 (3.37%) AWS Data Engineer
15 9 (2.76%) Backend Developer
15 9 (2.76%) Front Office Developer
16 8 (2.45%) Cloud Engineer
16 8 (2.45%) SQL Developer
17 6 (1.84%) Data Science Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 254 (77.91%) NumPy
2 138 (42.33%) React
3 136 (41.72%) SciPy
4 61 (18.71%) Flask
5 55 (16.87%) Django
6 49 (15.03%) PySpark
7 45 (13.80%) scikit-learn
8 42 (12.88%) HTML
9 38 (11.66%) jQuery
10 37 (11.35%) CSS
11 35 (10.74%) pytest
12 33 (10.12%) Celery
13 31 (9.51%) RabbitMQ
13 31 (9.51%) TensorFlow
14 22 (6.75%) Matplotlib
15 16 (4.91%) Keras
16 14 (4.29%) FastAPI
17 10 (3.07%) Dask
17 10 (3.07%) JSON
17 10 (3.07%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 120 (36.81%) Equities
2 117 (35.89%) Derivative
3 84 (25.77%) Hedge funds
4 27 (8.28%) Fixed Income
5 20 (6.13%) Algorithms
6 19 (5.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 14 (4.29%) Data Structures
7 14 (4.29%) Reference Data
8 5 (1.53%) Linux Command Line
8 5 (1.53%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.53%) Market Risk
9 4 (1.23%) Legacy Systems
9 4 (1.23%) Pricing Data
10 3 (0.92%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (0.61%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.61%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.61%) Tandem
12 1 (0.31%) Social Media
12 1 (0.31%) Swaptions
12 1 (0.31%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 46 (14.11%) Linux
2 18 (5.52%) Unix
3 3 (0.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (66.26%) Agile
2 138 (42.33%) Analytics
3 125 (38.34%) Software Engineering
4 119 (36.50%) Investment Management
5 113 (34.66%) Asset Management
6 105 (32.21%) Data Science
7 98 (30.06%) Machine Learning
7 98 (30.06%) Visualisation
8 76 (23.31%) Full Stack Development
9 48 (14.72%) DevOps
10 44 (13.50%) CI/CD
11 35 (10.74%) TDD
12 34 (10.43%) Data Engineering
12 34 (10.43%) Data Modelling
13 33 (10.12%) Root Cause Analysis
14 32 (9.82%) Mathematics
15 31 (9.51%) Acceptance Criteria
15 31 (9.51%) Software Testing
16 28 (8.59%) Data Analytics
17 27 (8.28%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 326 (100.00%) Python
2 218 (66.87%) SQL
3 137 (42.02%) JavaScript
4 31 (9.51%) C
5 26 (7.98%) Java
5 26 (7.98%) TypeScript
6 14 (4.29%) R
6 14 (4.29%) Scala
7 11 (3.37%) Bash
8 9 (2.76%) C++
9 6 (1.84%) C#
10 4 (1.23%) VBA
11 3 (0.92%) Julia
11 3 (0.92%) MATLAB
12 2 (0.61%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.31%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.31%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (7.67%) Degree
2 13 (3.99%) PhD
3 8 (2.45%) Master's Degree
4 5 (1.53%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.53%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.92%) Accessibility
3 2 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 91 (27.91%) Docker
Systems Management
1 84 (25.77%) Kubernetes
2 16 (4.91%) Terraform
3 2 (0.61%) Ansible
3 2 (0.61%) Kubeflow
4 1 (0.31%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 34 (10.43%) Databricks
2 16 (4.91%) Bloomberg
3 13 (3.99%) Microsoft
4 10 (3.07%) Oracle
5 5 (1.53%) Splunk
6 3 (0.92%) Google
7 2 (0.61%) Refinitiv
8 1 (0.31%) Dataiku
8 1 (0.31%) OpenText
8 1 (0.31%) Virgin Media