The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridge region that had Python Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python Developer
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 30 28 35
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Python Developer 8 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.29% 3.96% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.37% 4.18% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Median daily rate £350 £356 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% -5.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £363 £383
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -5.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £50.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
338 311 311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.85% 94.82% 95.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 187 191
Median daily rate £350 £388 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +14.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £288 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 21 18
Median hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £24.20 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.00 £44.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Python Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cambridge region that featured Python Developer in the job title.

Python Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Python Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Python Developer Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Python Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Python Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Python Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Python Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridge region featuring Python Developer in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Python
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (26.67%) Django
3 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (26.67%) High Availability
3 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Degree
4 3 (20.00%) JSON
4 3 (20.00%) Web Services
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (20.00%) Flask
4 3 (20.00%) REST
4 3 (20.00%) SQLAlchemy
4 3 (20.00%) MongoDB
4 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (13.33%) CSS
5 2 (13.33%) .NET
5 2 (13.33%) MySQL
5 2 (13.33%) C
5 2 (13.33%) HTML
6 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.67%) Perl
6 1 (6.67%) PHP
6 1 (6.67%) C++
6 1 (6.67%) SAS
6 1 (6.67%) Bluetooth

Python Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 1 (6.67%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) 802.15
2 1 (6.67%) Bluetooth
2 1 (6.67%) HTTP
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) SSL
2 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (6.67%) X.509
2 1 (6.67%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (13.33%) MySQL
4 1 (6.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (6.67%) Electronics
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Django
2 3 (20.00%) Flask
2 3 (20.00%) JSON
2 3 (20.00%) REST
2 3 (20.00%) SQLAlchemy
2 3 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (13.33%) .NET
3 2 (13.33%) CSS
3 2 (13.33%) HTML
4 1 (6.67%) 802.1X
4 1 (6.67%) Ajax
4 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (6.67%) jQuery
4 1 (6.67%) Node.js
4 1 (6.67%) NumPy
4 1 (6.67%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.67%) Internet of Things
1 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (26.67%) High Availability
2 1 (6.67%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Python
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) C
4 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (6.67%) C++
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded C
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) Perl
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Docker
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