Period
to 6 June 2020

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 6 June 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
England > South East
6 months to
6 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 215 335 335
Rank change year-on-year +120 0 +20
Contract jobs citing Pandas 18 29 41
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 0.26% 0.20% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.22% 0.67% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 22 19
Median daily rate £500 £525 £489
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +7.38% +77.79%
10th Percentile £471 £425 £411
90th Percentile £580 £575 £547
England median daily rate £550 £538 £528
% change year-on-year +2.33% +1.82% +0.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 9
Median hourly rate £45.00 £52.50 £8.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +556.25% -
England median hourly rate £51.25 £52.50 £8.00
% change year-on-year -2.38% +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 1,474 4,305 5,020
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.68% 29.42% 30.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 907 2,788 3,194
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +5.59%
10th Percentile £310 £327 £308
90th Percentile £585 £588 £575
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 77 96
Median hourly rate £44.75 £48.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.77% +11.63% -
10th Percentile £31.13 £21.02 £9.31
90th Percentile £61.73 £60.00 £58.13
Median hourly rate £35.00 £44.09 £42.38
% change year-on-year -20.62% +4.03% +2.75%

Pandas
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Pandas as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Pandas in the South East.

Daily rate trend for Pandas in the South East

Pandas
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Pandas in the South East over the 6 months to 6 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Pandas in the South East

Pandas
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Pandas in the South East.

Hourly rate trend for Pandas in the South East

Pandas
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Pandas in the South East over the 6 months to 6 June 2020.

Hourly rate histogram 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 6 June 2020. 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
West Sussex - 6 £500 -
Thames Valley +78 5 £531 +18.06%
Hampshire +49 5 £550 +4.76%
Berkshire +62 4 £600 +33.33%
Surrey - 2 - -
Oxfordshire +27 1 £463 +11.45%
Pandas
England

For the 6 months to 6 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Pandas.

1 18 (100.00%) Python
2 14 (77.78%) NumPy
3 9 (50.00%) Machine Learning
3 9 (50.00%) Data Science
4 8 (44.44%) Apache Spark
4 8 (44.44%) SQL
5 7 (38.89%) Hadoop
5 7 (38.89%) Big Data
6 6 (33.33%) Visualisation
6 6 (33.33%) AWS
7 5 (27.78%) Azure
7 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
8 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
8 4 (22.22%) Artificial Intelligence
8 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
8 4 (22.22%) scikit-learn
8 4 (22.22%) RESTful
8 4 (22.22%) Scala
8 4 (22.22%) Apache Hive
8 4 (22.22%) Jupyter
9 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
9 3 (16.67%) TensorFlow
9 3 (16.67%) SciPy
9 3 (16.67%) Analytics
9 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
9 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
9 3 (16.67%) Apache
9 3 (16.67%) Java
9 3 (16.67%) Migration
9 3 (16.67%) Clustering

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 8 (44.44%) Apache Spark
2 4 (22.22%) Jupyter
3 3 (16.67%) Apache
4 2 (11.11%) Jetty
4 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
5 1 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) AWS
2 5 (27.78%) Azure
3 2 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (11.11%) GitHub
4 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (5.56%) Amazon S3
4 1 (5.56%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (5.56%) Azure Machine Learning
4 1 (5.56%) GCP
4 1 (5.56%) PaaS
4 1 (5.56%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) 2G
1 1 (5.56%) 3G
1 1 (5.56%) 4G
1 1 (5.56%) 5G
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
1 1 (5.56%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) Big Data
1 7 (38.89%) Hadoop
2 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
3 4 (22.22%) Apache Hive
4 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
5 2 (11.11%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (11.11%) Cosmos DB
5 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
5 2 (11.11%) Semantic Layer
6 1 (5.56%) Amazon Athena
6 1 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (5.56%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
6 1 (5.56%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Maven
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) Python Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Data Scientist
3 5 (27.78%) Senior Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Senior Python Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Data Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Data Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Data Scientist
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# Quant Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Data Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Insight Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Machine Learning Scientist
6 1 (5.56%) Quantitative Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Report Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Scala Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) NumPy
2 4 (22.22%) RESTful
2 4 (22.22%) scikit-learn
3 3 (16.67%) SciPy
3 3 (16.67%) TensorFlow
4 2 (11.11%) D3.js
4 2 (11.11%) Keras
4 2 (11.11%) Node.js
4 2 (11.11%) PyTorch
5 1 (5.56%) .NET
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.56%) Dask
5 1 (5.56%) JSON
5 1 (5.56%) Matplotlib
5 1 (5.56%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (5.56%) OpenCV
5 1 (5.56%) PyQt
5 1 (5.56%) PySpark
5 1 (5.56%) SpaCy
5 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Clustering
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Data Science
1 9 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 6 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 4 (22.22%) Artificial Intelligence
3 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 3 (16.67%) Analytics
4 3 (16.67%) Migration
5 2 (11.11%) Data Architecture
5 2 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (11.11%) Domain Models
5 2 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (11.11%) Loose Coupling
5 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
5 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (11.11%) Physical Data Model
5 2 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.11%) Statistics
5 2 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Python
2 8 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (22.22%) Scala
4 3 (16.67%) Java
5 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
5 2 (11.11%) C
5 2 (11.11%) C++
5 2 (11.11%) Groovy
5 2 (11.11%) Korn
5 2 (11.11%) R
5 2 (11.11%) Ruby
6 1 (5.56%) C#
6 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) DV Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) PhD
3 1 (5.56%) BC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Cognos
1 2 (11.11%) Tableau
2 1 (5.56%) HP
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Samsung
2 1 (5.56%) Vertica