The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Matplotlib skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Matplotlib over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Matplotlib
UK
Rank 604 638 617
Rank change year-on-year +34 -21  
Contract jobs citing Matplotlib 5 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.006% 0.011%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.036% 0.020% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 4
Median daily rate £575 £650 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.53% +8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £610 £558
10% offered a daily rate of more than £665 £650 £643
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Matplotlib is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 14027 14876 14126
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 31.36% 27.95% 26.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 9735 10312 9157
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 227 189
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.67% +10.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.62 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

Matplotlib
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Matplotlib as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Matplotlib in the UK

Matplotlib
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Matplotlib in the UK

Matplotlib
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Matplotlib over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Matplotlib in the UK

Matplotlib
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Matplotlib within the UK over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +41 5 £575 -11.53% 2
London +32 5 £575 -11.53% 1
City of London - 3 £575 -

Matplotlib
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Matplotlib also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Matplotlib.

1 14 (93.33%) Python
2 12 (80.00%) Pandas
3 11 (73.33%) NumPy
4 8 (53.33%) SciPy
4 8 (53.33%) Machine Learning
5 7 (46.67%) C++
6 6 (40.00%) Java
6 6 (40.00%) scikit-learn
7 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 5 (33.33%) CSS
7 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
8 4 (26.67%) Big Data
9 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
9 3 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (20.00%) TypeScript
9 3 (20.00%) Bower
9 3 (20.00%) Flask
9 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (20.00%) Apache Spark
9 3 (20.00%) Jupyter
9 3 (20.00%) React
9 3 (20.00%) Bokeh
9 3 (20.00%) Scala
9 3 (20.00%) Hadoop
9 3 (20.00%) Cluster Analysis
9 3 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (20.00%) Apache Hive
9 3 (20.00%) Regression Analysis
9 3 (20.00%) Node.js
9 3 (20.00%) MapReduce

Matplotlib
Top Related 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 3 (20.00%) Apache Spark
1 3 (20.00%) Jupyter
2 1 (6.67%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (6.67%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Big Data
2 3 (20.00%) Apache Hive
2 3 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (20.00%) HBase
2 3 (20.00%) Text Mining
3 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (13.33%) MySQL
4 1 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (6.67%) Couchbase
4 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
4 1 (6.67%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (20.00%) Bower
3 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (13.33%) Billing
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Python Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Data Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Django Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Angular Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Big Data Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Machine Learning Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Quantitative Strategist
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) Pandas
2 11 (73.33%) NumPy
3 8 (53.33%) SciPy
4 6 (40.00%) scikit-learn
5 5 (33.33%) CSS
6 3 (20.00%) .NET
6 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (20.00%) Bokeh
6 3 (20.00%) Flask
6 3 (20.00%) HTML
6 3 (20.00%) Node.js
6 3 (20.00%) React
6 3 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (20.00%) XML
7 2 (13.33%) Django
7 2 (13.33%) jQuery
8 1 (6.67%) D3.js
8 1 (6.67%) Middleware
8 1 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Public Cloud
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Machine Learning
2 3 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (20.00%) Cluster Analysis
2 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (20.00%) MapReduce
2 3 (20.00%) OO
2 3 (20.00%) OOP
2 3 (20.00%) Regression Analysis
2 3 (20.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (20.00%) Statistics
3 2 (13.33%) Analytics
3 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (13.33%) Open Source
3 2 (13.33%) Web Development
4 1 (6.67%) Concurrent Programming
4 1 (6.67%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (6.67%) Demand Forecasting
4 1 (6.67%) Linear Algebra
4 1 (6.67%) Microservices
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) Python
2 7 (46.67%) C++
3 6 (40.00%) Java
4 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (20.00%) C
5 3 (20.00%) C#
5 3 (20.00%) Scala
5 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (20.00%) TypeScript
6 2 (13.33%) R
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Kibana
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Tableau
2 2 (13.33%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Cloudera
3 1 (6.67%) Google