The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 37 63 62
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -1
Contract jobs citing Python 34 19 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.06% 1.53% 1.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.64% 4.82% 6.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 15
Median daily rate £425 £500 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +51.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £320 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +50.00%
Python
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
269 394 324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 32.14% 31.65% 25.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 182 169
Median daily rate £365 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 16
Median hourly rate £37.50 £19.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.36% -36.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.80 £13.00 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £85.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Python as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Python across the Buckinghamshire region.

Python Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Python
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Python
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Python across the Buckinghamshire region.

Python Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Python
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Milton Keynes +25 28 £425 -29.16% 7
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Python.

1 31 (45.59%) Java
2 26 (38.24%) Linux
3 23 (33.82%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (29.41%) Web Services
5 18 (26.47%) Finance
6 17 (25.00%) Hadoop
6 17 (25.00%) Big Data
7 16 (23.53%) Scrum
8 15 (22.06%) Bash Shell
9 14 (20.59%) NoSQL
9 14 (20.59%) MapReduce
9 14 (20.59%) C#
9 14 (20.59%) SQL
10 13 (19.12%) Perl
11 12 (17.65%) C++
11 12 (17.65%) IBM
11 12 (17.65%) High Availability
12 11 (16.18%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (16.18%) TDD
13 10 (14.71%) Windows
13 10 (14.71%) PowerShell
13 10 (14.71%) Ruby
13 10 (14.71%) Degree
13 10 (14.71%) Apache Cassandra
13 10 (14.71%) Apache Hive
13 10 (14.71%) HBase
13 10 (14.71%) Cloudera
13 10 (14.71%) Apache Pig
13 10 (14.71%) HDFS
13 10 (14.71%) Apache Spark

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 10 (14.71%) Apache Pig
1 10 (14.71%) Apache Spark
2 9 (13.24%) WebSphere
2 9 (13.24%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (4.41%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.47%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.35%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (7.35%) Office 365
2 4 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.94%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (2.94%) IaaS
4 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.24%) HTTP
1 9 (13.24%) SSL
2 7 (10.29%) TCP/IP
3 5 (7.35%) Firewall
4 4 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (4.41%) VPN
6 2 (2.94%) HTTPS
6 2 (2.94%) Internet
7 1 (1.47%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (25.00%) Big Data
1 17 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 14 (20.59%) NoSQL
3 10 (14.71%) Apache Cassandra
3 10 (14.71%) Apache Hive
3 10 (14.71%) HBase
4 9 (13.24%) MongoDB
5 8 (11.76%) SQL Server
6 7 (10.29%) Relational Database
7 6 (8.82%) Data Mining
8 5 (7.35%) DataStax
8 5 (7.35%) Impala
8 5 (7.35%) Sqoop
9 3 (4.41%) MySQL
9 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database
9 3 (4.41%) PowerCenter
10 2 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (1.47%) GIS
Development Applications
1 9 (13.24%) Git (software)
2 8 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.88%) Ant
3 4 (5.88%) Eclipse
3 4 (5.88%) Gradle
3 4 (5.88%) Hudson
3 4 (5.88%) Introscope
4 3 (4.41%) Log4j
5 2 (2.94%) Appium
5 2 (2.94%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.47%) Calabash
6 1 (1.47%) JIRA
General
1 18 (26.47%) Finance
2 5 (7.35%) Banking
2 5 (7.35%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.94%) Military
4 1 (1.47%) Automotive
4 1 (1.47%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.47%) Marketing
4 1 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (33.82%) Developer
2 11 (16.18%) Analyst
3 10 (14.71%) Administrator
4 8 (11.76%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 8 (11.76%) Java Developer
4 8 (11.76%) Security Analyst
4 8 (11.76%) WebSphere Administrator
5 6 (8.82%) Python Developer
6 5 (7.35%) C++ Developer
6 5 (7.35%) Linux Developer
6 5 (7.35%) Programmer
6 5 (7.35%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
7 4 (5.88%) Java Programmer
7 4 (5.88%) Machine Learning Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Agile Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Applications Support
8 3 (4.41%) Data Modeller
8 3 (4.41%) DV Cleared Java Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (29.41%) Web Services
2 9 (13.24%) J2EE
2 9 (13.24%) JDBC
2 9 (13.24%) JNDI
2 9 (13.24%) SOAP
2 9 (13.24%) WebSphere MQ
3 7 (10.29%) XML
3 7 (10.29%) XSLT
4 6 (8.82%) HTML
5 5 (7.35%) .NET
5 5 (7.35%) CSS
5 5 (7.35%) Java EE
5 5 (7.35%) Keras
5 5 (7.35%) Node.js
5 5 (7.35%) Pandas
5 5 (7.35%) RESTful
5 5 (7.35%) Spark Streaming
5 5 (7.35%) Theano
5 5 (7.35%) Torch
6 4 (5.88%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.24%) Clustering
2 8 (11.76%) Cyberthreat
3 6 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.35%) Blockchain
4 5 (7.35%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.35%) Statistics
5 4 (5.88%) Artificial Intelligence
5 4 (5.88%) Cryptography
5 4 (5.88%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.94%) Internet of Things
6 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.47%) Bitcoin
7 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.47%) iPad
7 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.47%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 26 (38.24%) Linux
2 10 (14.71%) Windows
3 7 (10.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (8.82%) Unix
5 2 (2.94%) Android
5 2 (2.94%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.47%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.82%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (23.53%) Scrum
3 14 (20.59%) MapReduce
4 12 (17.65%) High Availability
5 11 (16.18%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (16.18%) TDD
6 9 (13.24%) Garbage Collection
7 8 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (11.76%) Data Modelling
7 8 (11.76%) Ethical Hacking
7 8 (11.76%) Information Security
7 8 (11.76%) Software Engineering
8 7 (10.29%) ITIL
9 6 (8.82%) Machine Learning
9 6 (8.82%) Open Source
10 5 (7.35%) Data Architecture
10 5 (7.35%) Kanban
10 5 (7.35%) Predictive Modelling
10 5 (7.35%) Quantitative Analysis
10 5 (7.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (45.59%) Java
2 15 (22.06%) Bash Shell
3 14 (20.59%) C#
3 14 (20.59%) SQL
4 13 (19.12%) Perl
5 12 (17.65%) C++
6 10 (14.71%) PowerShell
6 10 (14.71%) Ruby
7 9 (13.24%) Jython
7 9 (13.24%) Korn
7 9 (13.24%) VB
8 7 (10.29%) R
9 5 (7.35%) Go
9 5 (7.35%) Scala
10 4 (5.88%) JavaScript
10 4 (5.88%) VB.NET
11 3 (4.41%) C
11 3 (4.41%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.47%) F#
12 1 (1.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (14.71%) Degree
2 8 (11.76%) CEH
2 8 (11.76%) CISM
2 8 (11.76%) CISSP
2 8 (11.76%) GCIA
2 8 (11.76%) GCIH
2 8 (11.76%) GIAC
3 6 (8.82%) DV Cleared
3 6 (8.82%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) QA
1 3 (4.41%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (14.71%) HDFS
2 5 (7.35%) Apache Flume
3 4 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (14.71%) Hadoop YARN
2 9 (13.24%) CA Wily
3 5 (7.35%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (7.35%) Puppet
4 3 (4.41%) Control-M
4 3 (4.41%) Nagios
4 3 (4.41%) Opsview
5 2 (2.94%) SCOM
6 1 (1.47%) Nessus
Vendors
1 12 (17.65%) IBM
2 10 (14.71%) Cloudera
3 9 (13.24%) Oracle
4 4 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.47%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.47%) ESRI
5 1 (1.47%) Xamarin
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