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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 53 64 70
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Contract jobs citing Python 21 10 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.47% 1.02% 1.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.68% 2.93% 5.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 4
Median daily rate £510 £600 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +71.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £460 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £407
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.13 £42.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% +22.14%

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
242 341 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 28.44% 34.69% 28.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 180 159
Median daily rate £350 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 14
Median hourly rate £37.50 £20.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +13.71%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 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
Milton Keynes +14 14 £525 -12.50% 1
Iver - 4 £450 -
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 21 (33.33%) Java
1 21 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (26.98%) Linux
3 13 (20.63%) C#
3 13 (20.63%) Hadoop
3 13 (20.63%) Big Data
4 12 (19.05%) Web Services
5 11 (17.46%) C++
5 11 (17.46%) Finance
6 10 (15.87%) Windows
6 10 (15.87%) Bash Shell
6 10 (15.87%) NoSQL
6 10 (15.87%) MapReduce
6 10 (15.87%) Ruby
6 10 (15.87%) Degree
6 10 (15.87%) PowerShell
7 9 (14.29%) High Availability
7 9 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (14.29%) SQL
7 9 (14.29%) Scrum
8 8 (12.70%) GIAC
8 8 (12.70%) Information Security
8 8 (12.70%) CISM
8 8 (12.70%) Software Engineering
8 8 (12.70%) Ethical Hacking
8 8 (12.70%) CEH
8 8 (12.70%) GCIA
8 8 (12.70%) GCIH
8 8 (12.70%) VB
8 8 (12.70%) Perl

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 6 (9.52%) Apache Pig
1 6 (9.52%) Apache Spark
1 6 (9.52%) WebSphere
1 6 (9.52%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (1.59%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.94%) Office 365
3 3 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.17%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (3.17%) IaaS
5 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.52%) HTTP
1 6 (9.52%) SSL
1 6 (9.52%) TCP/IP
2 5 (7.94%) Firewall
3 4 (6.35%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (4.76%) VPN
5 2 (3.17%) HTTPS
5 2 (3.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.63%) Big Data
1 13 (20.63%) Hadoop
2 10 (15.87%) NoSQL
3 6 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (9.52%) Apache Hive
3 6 (9.52%) Data Mining
3 6 (9.52%) HBase
3 6 (9.52%) MySQL
4 5 (7.94%) DataStax
4 5 (7.94%) MongoDB
4 5 (7.94%) Relational Database
4 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
5 4 (6.35%) MS Access
6 2 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.59%) GIS
7 1 (1.59%) Impala
7 1 (1.59%) PowerCenter
7 1 (1.59%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.35%) Ant
2 4 (6.35%) Eclipse
2 4 (6.35%) Gradle
2 4 (6.35%) Hudson
2 4 (6.35%) Introscope
3 3 (4.76%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.17%) Appium
4 2 (3.17%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.59%) Calabash
5 1 (1.59%) JIRA
General
1 11 (17.46%) Finance
2 6 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.94%) Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Automotive
4 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.59%) Military
4 1 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (34.92%) Developer
2 11 (17.46%) Python Developer
3 8 (12.70%) Analyst
3 8 (12.70%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 8 (12.70%) Security Analyst
4 7 (11.11%) Administrator
5 6 (9.52%) Java Developer
6 5 (7.94%) Architect
6 5 (7.94%) WebSphere Administrator
7 4 (6.35%) Agile Developer
7 4 (6.35%) C++ Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Chief Technology Officer
7 4 (6.35%) Machine Learning Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Product Manager
7 4 (6.35%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.35%) Technical Architect
7 4 (6.35%) Technical Manager
7 4 (6.35%) Technical Product Manager
7 4 (6.35%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.76%) DV Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.05%) Web Services
2 6 (9.52%) Django
2 6 (9.52%) Flask
2 6 (9.52%) J2EE
2 6 (9.52%) JDBC
2 6 (9.52%) JNDI
2 6 (9.52%) SOAP
2 6 (9.52%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (7.94%) HTML
3 5 (7.94%) Keras
3 5 (7.94%) Pandas
3 5 (7.94%) Theano
3 5 (7.94%) Torch
4 4 (6.35%) .NET
4 4 (6.35%) CSS
4 4 (6.35%) EJB
4 4 (6.35%) JMS
4 4 (6.35%) XGBoost
4 4 (6.35%) XML
4 4 (6.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.70%) Cyberthreat
2 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.52%) Clustering
3 5 (7.94%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.94%) Statistics
4 4 (6.35%) Artificial Intelligence
4 4 (6.35%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.17%) Internet of Things
5 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.59%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (26.98%) Linux
2 10 (15.87%) Windows
3 5 (7.94%) Unix
4 4 (6.35%) Mac OS X
4 4 (6.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.17%) Android
5 2 (3.17%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.59%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (15.87%) MapReduce
3 9 (14.29%) High Availability
3 9 (14.29%) Scrum
4 8 (12.70%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (12.70%) Data Modelling
4 8 (12.70%) Ethical Hacking
4 8 (12.70%) Information Security
4 8 (12.70%) Software Engineering
5 7 (11.11%) TDD
6 6 (9.52%) Garbage Collection
6 6 (9.52%) Machine Learning
6 6 (9.52%) Open Source
7 5 (7.94%) Data Management
7 5 (7.94%) Deep Learning
7 5 (7.94%) OO
7 5 (7.94%) Predictive Modelling
7 5 (7.94%) Presales
7 5 (7.94%) Quantitative Analysis
7 5 (7.94%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (33.33%) Java
2 13 (20.63%) C#
3 11 (17.46%) C++
4 10 (15.87%) Bash Shell
4 10 (15.87%) PowerShell
4 10 (15.87%) Ruby
5 9 (14.29%) SQL
6 8 (12.70%) Perl
6 8 (12.70%) VB
7 7 (11.11%) R
8 6 (9.52%) Jython
8 6 (9.52%) Korn
9 4 (6.35%) VB.NET
9 4 (6.35%) VBA
10 3 (4.76%) C
11 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
11 2 (3.17%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.59%) F#
12 1 (1.59%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (15.87%) Degree
2 8 (12.70%) CEH
2 8 (12.70%) CISM
2 8 (12.70%) CISSP
2 8 (12.70%) GCIA
2 8 (12.70%) GCIH
2 8 (12.70%) GIAC
3 6 (9.52%) DV Cleared
3 6 (9.52%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) SLA
2 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.52%) HDFS
2 4 (6.35%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.59%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 6 (9.52%) CA Wily
1 6 (9.52%) Hadoop YARN
2 5 (7.94%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (7.94%) Puppet
3 3 (4.76%) Nagios
3 3 (4.76%) Opsview
4 2 (3.17%) SCOM
5 1 (1.59%) Control-M
5 1 (1.59%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (9.52%) Cloudera
1 6 (9.52%) IBM
2 4 (6.35%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.35%) Oracle
2 4 (6.35%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.59%) ESRI
3 1 (1.59%) Xamarin