Period
to 20 May 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 20 May 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
20 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 336 329 355
Rank change year-on-year -7 +26 +20
Contract jobs citing Pandas 27 48 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.18% 0.29% 0.006%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.61% 0.96% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 24 1
South East median daily rate £525 £494 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.17% +79.81% -21.43%
10th Percentile £423 £349 £263
90th Percentile £575 £528 £288
England median daily rate £525 £525 £525
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 0
South East median hourly rate £57.50 £8.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +618.75% - -
England median hourly rate £57.50 £8.00 -
% change year-on-year +618.75% - -

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 4,396 4,991 4,142
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 29.77% 29.89% 26.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,837 3,149 2,532
South East median daily rate £450 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -
10th Percentile £325 £312 £290
90th Percentile £588 £575 £544
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 91 76
South East median hourly rate £47.69 £43.50 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.63% +1.16% +7.50%
10th Percentile £19.59 £8.00 £15.00
90th Percentile £60.00 £57.50 £57.50
England median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year +1.18% +3.66% +7.89%

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 20 May 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 20 May 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 -12 22 £525 +9.21%
Thames Valley +16 4 £450 +50.00% 1
Berkshire -21 3 £450 +50.00% 1
East Sussex -14 1 £425 -15.00%
Oxfordshire - 1 £415 -
Pandas
England

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 27 (100.00%) Python
2 26 (96.30%) NumPy
3 22 (81.48%) Jupyter
4 21 (77.78%) Data Science
4 21 (77.78%) Visualisation
5 20 (74.07%) PySpark
6 19 (70.37%) TensorFlow
6 19 (70.37%) Keras
6 19 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
8 17 (62.96%) Tableau
9 16 (59.26%) Machine Learning
9 16 (59.26%) Data Visualisation
9 16 (59.26%) Data Engineering
9 16 (59.26%) Artificial Intelligence
9 16 (59.26%) GIS
10 15 (55.56%) PaaS
10 15 (55.56%) Git (software)
10 15 (55.56%) Azure Machine Learning
10 15 (55.56%) Data Munging
10 15 (55.56%) Analytics
10 15 (55.56%) Deep Learning
10 15 (55.56%) Geospatial Data
11 14 (51.85%) Apache Spark
12 12 (44.44%) Anomaly Detection
12 12 (44.44%) scikit-learn
12 12 (44.44%) Apache
13 11 (40.74%) SQL
14 10 (37.04%) Telematics
14 10 (37.04%) Mathematics

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 22 (81.48%) Jupyter
2 14 (51.85%) Apache Spark
3 12 (44.44%) Apache
4 2 (7.41%) CMS
4 2 (7.41%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (3.70%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (3.70%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 18 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (55.56%) Azure Machine Learning
2 15 (55.56%) PaaS
3 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (7.41%) SaaS
5 1 (3.70%) Datadog
5 1 (3.70%) GitHub
5 1 (3.70%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) HTTP
2 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (59.26%) GIS
2 15 (55.56%) Geospatial Data
3 9 (33.33%) NoSQL
4 4 (14.81%) Big Data
5 3 (11.11%) Hadoop
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
7 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (3.70%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 15 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) Babel
2 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.70%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) PyCharm
2 1 (3.70%) Selenium
2 1 (3.70%) Vagrant
2 1 (3.70%) Wing IDE
General
1 1 (3.70%) Banking
1 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
1 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Data Scientist
2 4 (14.81%) Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Python Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Data Scientist
4 2 (7.41%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Cloud Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Django Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Full Stack Web Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Python/Django Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Python Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (96.30%) NumPy
2 20 (74.07%) PySpark
3 19 (70.37%) Keras
3 19 (70.37%) TensorFlow
4 12 (44.44%) scikit-learn
5 4 (14.81%) React
6 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 3 (11.11%) Django
7 2 (7.41%) Ajax
7 2 (7.41%) Beautiful Soup
7 2 (7.41%) CSS
7 2 (7.41%) Express
7 2 (7.41%) HTML
7 2 (7.41%) Jinja
7 2 (7.41%) JSON
7 2 (7.41%) Kafka
7 2 (7.41%) Node.js
7 2 (7.41%) pytest
7 2 (7.41%) REST
7 2 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Blog
1 2 (7.41%) Linked Data
1 2 (7.41%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) Data Science
1 21 (77.78%) Visualisation
2 19 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (59.26%) Artificial Intelligence
3 16 (59.26%) Data Engineering
3 16 (59.26%) Data Visualisation
3 16 (59.26%) Machine Learning
4 15 (55.56%) Analytics
4 15 (55.56%) Data Munging
4 15 (55.56%) Deep Learning
5 12 (44.44%) Anomaly Detection
6 10 (37.04%) Mathematics
6 10 (37.04%) Telematics
7 9 (33.33%) Computer Science
7 9 (33.33%) Physics
7 9 (33.33%) Reinforcement Learning
8 8 (29.63%) DevOps
9 6 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (14.81%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Python
2 11 (40.74%) SQL
3 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.70%) ES6
4 1 (3.70%) R
4 1 (3.70%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) Degree
2 5 (18.52%) Numerate Degree
3 4 (14.81%) Master's Degree
3 4 (14.81%) PhD
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Docker
2 1 (3.70%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Kubernetes
1 2 (7.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (3.70%) Ansible
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Tableau
2 3 (11.11%) Google
3 2 (7.41%) Facebook
3 2 (7.41%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (7.41%) Twitter
3 2 (7.41%) YouTube
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft