Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 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
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 882 884 885
Rank change year-on-year +2 +1 -
Contract jobs citing Cython 21 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.006% 0.006%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.045% 0.014% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 1
UK median daily rate £600 £400 £588
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +49.91% -31.87% -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £400 £588
% change year-on-year - -31.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
UK median hourly rate £8.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 46,682 43,341 41,656
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.80% 41.99% 40.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 32,868 30,431 28,590
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +5.33%
10th Percentile £319 £308 £285
90th Percentile £644 £638 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 698 779 876
UK median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £39.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +0.95% +5.67%
10th Percentile £16.54 £16.25 £14.47
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.30 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £39.75
% change year-on-year +6.25% +0.63% +6.00%

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 15 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cython in the UK

Cython
Top 5 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 15 December 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 -2 21 £600 +49.91% 3
London - 20 £600 - 2
UK excluding London -21 1 - - 1
North of England - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 21 (100.00%) Python
2 20 (95.24%) NumPy
2 20 (95.24%) Pandas
3 19 (90.48%) Algorithms
3 19 (90.48%) Finance
3 19 (90.48%) C++
3 19 (90.48%) SQL
3 19 (90.48%) Linux
3 19 (90.48%) OO
4 18 (85.71%) Client/Server
4 18 (85.71%) OOD
4 18 (85.71%) IPython
4 18 (85.71%) Data Structures
4 18 (85.71%) Automated Trading
4 18 (85.71%) Hedge funds
4 18 (85.71%) Flask
4 18 (85.71%) Backtesting
5 3 (14.29%) Data Science
6 2 (9.52%) Anaconda
6 2 (9.52%) C
7 1 (4.76%) SciPy
7 1 (4.76%) Hudson
7 1 (4.76%) Node.js
7 1 (4.76%) Matplotlib
7 1 (4.76%) Regular Expression
7 1 (4.76%) Twitter
7 1 (4.76%) Docker
7 1 (4.76%) Dask
7 1 (4.76%) Jupyter
7 1 (4.76%) Terraform

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 18 (85.71%) IPython
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) Jupyter
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.76%) Hudson
General
1 19 (90.48%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (95.24%) Developer
1 20 (95.24%) Python Developer
2 18 (85.71%) Quantitative Developer
3 1 (4.76%) Python Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Python Software Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (95.24%) NumPy
1 20 (95.24%) Pandas
2 18 (85.71%) Flask
3 2 (9.52%) Anaconda
4 1 (4.76%) Dask
4 1 (4.76%) Matplotlib
4 1 (4.76%) NetworkX
4 1 (4.76%) Node.js
4 1 (4.76%) Regular Expression
4 1 (4.76%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 19 (90.48%) Algorithms
2 18 (85.71%) Client/Server
2 18 (85.71%) Data Structures
2 18 (85.71%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 19 (90.48%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) OO
2 18 (85.71%) Automated Trading
2 18 (85.71%) Backtesting
2 18 (85.71%) OOD
3 3 (14.29%) Data Science
4 1 (4.76%) ETL
4 1 (4.76%) Multithreading
4 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.76%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Python
2 19 (90.48%) C++
2 19 (90.48%) SQL
3 2 (9.52%) C
4 1 (4.76%) Embedded C
4 1 (4.76%) Embedded C++
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Twitter