The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 13 26 23
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -3
Contract jobs citing Python 16 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 10.32% 2.86% 0.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.33% 6.76% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 1
Median daily rate £519 £500 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +90.47%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £402 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.85% +7.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +38.46%
Python
London

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

Programming Languages Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
75 74 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 48.39% 42.29% 45.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 55 42
Median daily rate £513 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £634 £618 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Python Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Python
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 10 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Python.

1 11 (57.89%) Finance
2 10 (52.63%) Perl
3 9 (47.37%) Java
3 9 (47.37%) Bash Shell
3 9 (47.37%) Apache Spark
4 8 (42.11%) Hadoop
5 7 (36.84%) Big Data
5 7 (36.84%) Linux
6 6 (31.58%) R
6 6 (31.58%) MapReduce
6 6 (31.58%) Hadoop YARN
6 6 (31.58%) DevOps
6 6 (31.58%) Ansible
6 6 (31.58%) Docker
6 6 (31.58%) Apache Hive
6 6 (31.58%) Scala
7 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (26.32%) MongoDB
7 5 (26.32%) Ruby
7 5 (26.32%) Wireshark
7 5 (26.32%) tcpdump
7 5 (26.32%) Kafka
7 5 (26.32%) Analytics
7 5 (26.32%) Apache
7 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (26.32%) WebLogic
7 5 (26.32%) Unix
7 5 (26.32%) Windows
7 5 (26.32%) Red Hat

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 9 (47.37%) Apache Spark
2 5 (26.32%) Apache
2 5 (26.32%) WebLogic
3 4 (21.05%) Apache Pig
3 4 (21.05%) Apache Solr
4 1 (5.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (5.26%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (26.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) tcpdump
1 5 (26.32%) Wireshark
2 1 (5.26%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) Hadoop
2 7 (36.84%) Big Data
3 6 (31.58%) Apache Hive
4 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (26.32%) MongoDB
5 4 (21.05%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (21.05%) Impala
5 4 (21.05%) MarkLogic
5 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
5 4 (21.05%) Riak
6 2 (10.53%) HBase
7 1 (5.26%) DB2
7 1 (5.26%) KDB
7 1 (5.26%) MySQL
7 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
7 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (5.26%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Ant
1 1 (5.26%) Gradle
1 1 (5.26%) Maven
General
1 11 (57.89%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Front Office
3 2 (10.53%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 4 (21.05%) Java Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Administrator
4 3 (15.79%) DevOps Administrator
4 3 (15.79%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (15.79%) Linux DevOps Administrator
4 3 (15.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (15.79%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (15.79%) WebLogic Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) Big Data Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Data Scientist
5 2 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Big Data Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) Kafka
2 4 (21.05%) Lucene
2 4 (21.05%) Spring
3 3 (15.79%) Hibernate
3 3 (15.79%) JMS
4 2 (10.53%) MLlib
5 1 (5.26%) .NET
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.26%) Akka
5 1 (5.26%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (5.26%) Dropwizard
5 1 (5.26%) Finagle
5 1 (5.26%) HTML
5 1 (5.26%) HTML5
5 1 (5.26%) jQuery
5 1 (5.26%) JSON
5 1 (5.26%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Algorithms
2 2 (10.53%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.26%) CMDB
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Derivative
3 1 (5.26%) Fixed Income
3 1 (5.26%) Grid Computing
3 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.26%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (26.32%) Unix
2 5 (26.32%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Android
3 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) DevOps
1 6 (31.58%) MapReduce
2 5 (26.32%) Analytics
2 5 (26.32%) Server Building
3 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis
3 4 (21.05%) Open Source
3 4 (21.05%) Statistical Modelling
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Data Analytics
4 2 (10.53%) Machine Learning
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.26%) Customer Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Customer Segmentation
5 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.26%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) Perl
2 9 (47.37%) Bash Shell
2 9 (47.37%) Java
3 6 (31.58%) R
3 6 (31.58%) Scala
4 5 (26.32%) Ruby
5 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
6 2 (10.53%) C++
6 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.26%) C#
7 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
7 1 (5.26%) SQL
7 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Docker
2 2 (10.53%) HDFS
3 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.26%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) Ansible
1 6 (31.58%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (5.26%) Nagios
2 1 (5.26%) OPNET
2 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.26%) Adobe
2 1 (5.26%) Hortonworks
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Solace
2 1 (5.26%) Sybase