Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Cython skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cython over the 6 months to 21 October 2018 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.

Cython
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 867 877 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 - +907
Contract jobs citing Cython 12 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.005% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.026% 0.012% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 0
UK median daily rate £600 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £400 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
UK median hourly rate £8.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £8.00 - -

Cython is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 45,580 41,660 42,607
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.54% 41.93% 40.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 31,986 28,938 29,274
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £314 £306 £281
90th Percentile £638 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +4.38% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 692 783 907
UK median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £16.29 £15.83 £14.20
90th Percentile £52.50 £53.00 £53.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +4.94% +8.00% +1.35%

Cython
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Cython as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Cython in the UK

Cython
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cython in the UK

Cython
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cython over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cython in the UK

Cython
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cython within the UK over the 6 months to 21 October 2018. 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
England +5 12 £600 +50.00% 2
London - 9 £600 - 1
UK excluding London -22 3 - - 1
South East - 2 - - 1
Yorkshire - 1 - -
North of England - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Cython 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 with a requirement for Cython.

1 12 (100.00%) Python
2 11 (91.67%) NumPy
2 11 (91.67%) Pandas
3 10 (83.33%) Algorithms
3 10 (83.33%) SQL
3 10 (83.33%) Linux
4 8 (66.67%) C++
5 7 (58.33%) Finance
5 7 (58.33%) OO
6 6 (50.00%) Client/Server
6 6 (50.00%) OOD
6 6 (50.00%) IPython
6 6 (50.00%) Data Structures
6 6 (50.00%) Hedge funds
6 6 (50.00%) Flask
6 6 (50.00%) Automated Trading
6 6 (50.00%) Data Science
6 6 (50.00%) Backtesting
7 5 (41.67%) Anaconda
8 4 (33.33%) SciPy
8 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
9 3 (25.00%) C
10 2 (16.67%) Embedded C
10 2 (16.67%) Embedded C++
10 2 (16.67%) Multithreading
11 1 (8.33%) Terraform
11 1 (8.33%) Dask
11 1 (8.33%) NetworkX
11 1 (8.33%) Jupyter
11 1 (8.33%) Git (software)

Cython
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 6 (50.00%) IPython
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) Jupyter
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Hudson
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
1 10 (83.33%) Python Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Quantitative Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Python Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Python Software Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Development Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Development Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Development Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) NumPy
1 11 (91.67%) Pandas
2 6 (50.00%) Flask
3 5 (41.67%) Anaconda
4 4 (33.33%) SciPy
5 1 (8.33%) Dask
5 1 (8.33%) Matplotlib
5 1 (8.33%) NetworkX
5 1 (8.33%) Node.js
5 1 (8.33%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Algorithms
2 6 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 6 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 6 (50.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) OO
2 6 (50.00%) Automated Trading
2 6 (50.00%) Backtesting
2 6 (50.00%) Data Science
2 6 (50.00%) OOD
3 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) Multithreading
5 1 (8.33%) ETL
5 1 (8.33%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Python
2 10 (83.33%) SQL
3 8 (66.67%) C++
4 3 (25.00%) C
5 2 (16.67%) Embedded C
5 2 (16.67%) Embedded C++
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Twitter