Period
to 16 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 16 September 2019 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 > South East
6 months to
16 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 333 346 365
Rank change year-on-year +13 +19 +14
Contract jobs citing Pandas 17 27 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.12% 0.17% 0.031%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.43% 0.51% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 0
South East median daily rate £525 £421 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.70% - -
England median daily rate £550 £550 £525
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
South East median hourly rate £52.50 £8.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +556.25% - -
England median hourly rate £52.50 £8.00 -
% change year-on-year +556.25% - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3,982 5,327 4,483
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.57% 32.66% 27.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,475 3,470 2,724
South East median daily rate £450 £433 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.05% +4.85% +3.13%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 88 78
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.65% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £20.69 £14.20 £12.35
90th Percentile £73.75 £55.38 £50.08
England median hourly rate £44.57 £41.77 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.70% +4.41% +11.11%

Pandas
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Pandas as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Pandas in the South East

Pandas
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Pandas in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Pandas in the South East

Pandas
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Pandas in the South East over the 6 months to 16 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Pandas in the South East

Pandas
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pandas in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Pandas in the South East

Pandas
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pandas within the South East region over the 6 months to 16 September 2019. 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
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -7 8 £550 +30.42%
Thames Valley +8 5 £475 +18.75% 3
Oxfordshire - 3 £450 - 2
Surrey - 3 - - 1
Berkshire -13 2 £550 +37.50% 1
East Sussex - 1 £425 -
Pandas
England

For the 6 months to 16 September 2019, 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 South East region with a requirement for Pandas.

1 17 (100.00%) Python
2 14 (82.35%) NumPy
3 11 (64.71%) SQL
4 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (52.94%) Machine Learning
4 9 (52.94%) Data Science
5 7 (41.18%) scikit-learn
5 7 (41.18%) Visualisation
5 7 (41.18%) Azure
5 7 (41.18%) Degree
5 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
6 6 (35.29%) Finance
6 6 (35.29%) Data Mining
6 6 (35.29%) DevOps
7 5 (29.41%) ETL
7 5 (29.41%) Artificial Intelligence
7 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
7 5 (29.41%) Mathematics
8 4 (23.53%) Power Platform
8 4 (23.53%) SciPy
8 4 (23.53%) Java
8 4 (23.53%) Keras
8 4 (23.53%) Jupyter
8 4 (23.53%) Power BI
8 4 (23.53%) Docker
8 4 (23.53%) Algorithms
8 4 (23.53%) Analytics
8 4 (23.53%) R
8 4 (23.53%) Data Visualisation
8 4 (23.53%) Tableau

Pandas
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (23.53%) Jupyter
2 2 (11.76%) Apache Airflow
2 2 (11.76%) Apache Spark
3 1 (5.88%) Apache
3 1 (5.88%) Confluence
3 1 (5.88%) Hyperledger
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Azure
2 4 (23.53%) Power Platform
3 3 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (17.65%) GitHub
4 1 (5.88%) AWS
4 1 (5.88%) Azure Machine Learning
4 1 (5.88%) Datadog
4 1 (5.88%) GCP
4 1 (5.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) Data Mining
2 4 (23.53%) Power BI
3 3 (17.65%) Big Data
4 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (11.76%) Geospatial Data
4 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
4 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (5.88%) Blockchain
5 1 (5.88%) GIS
5 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
5 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Babel
2 1 (5.88%) Bitbucket
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) PyCharm
2 1 (5.88%) Selenium
2 1 (5.88%) Vagrant
2 1 (5.88%) Wing IDE
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Data Scientist
2 5 (29.41%) Data Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Python Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Software Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Python Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Data Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Data Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Azure Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Azure Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Cloud Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Geospatial Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Lead Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Python Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) NumPy
2 7 (41.18%) scikit-learn
3 4 (23.53%) Keras
3 4 (23.53%) SciPy
4 3 (17.65%) Bokeh
4 3 (17.65%) Django
4 3 (17.65%) Flask
4 3 (17.65%) JSON
4 3 (17.65%) Matplotlib
4 3 (17.65%) Seaborn
5 2 (11.76%) PostGIS
5 2 (11.76%) RESTful
6 1 (5.88%) Akka
6 1 (5.88%) Angular 2
6 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.88%) OAuth
6 1 (5.88%) PySpark
6 1 (5.88%) Sphinx
6 1 (5.88%) Swagger
6 1 (5.88%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Algorithms
2 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.88%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (52.94%) Data Science
1 9 (52.94%) Machine Learning
2 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
2 7 (41.18%) Visualisation
3 6 (35.29%) DevOps
4 5 (29.41%) Artificial Intelligence
4 5 (29.41%) ETL
4 5 (29.41%) Mathematics
4 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
5 4 (23.53%) Analytics
5 4 (23.53%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (17.65%) Business Analytics
6 3 (17.65%) Creative Thinking
6 3 (17.65%) Microservices
6 3 (17.65%) Probabilistic Modelling
6 3 (17.65%) Statistical Analysis
6 3 (17.65%) Statistics
6 3 (17.65%) Time Series Forecasting
6 3 (17.65%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Python
2 11 (64.71%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) Java
3 4 (23.53%) R
4 1 (5.88%) C#
4 1 (5.88%) ES6
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) Scala
4 1 (5.88%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) PhD
3 1 (5.88%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) Data Quality
1 3 (17.65%) QA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Docker
2 1 (5.88%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Tableau
2 3 (17.65%) Dataiku
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Palantir
2 3 (17.65%) RapidMiner
3 1 (5.88%) Google