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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 26 31 19
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Contract jobs citing Python 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.30% 0.53% 3.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.74% 1.25% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Median daily rate £369 - £563
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 - £550
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 - £628
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -
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
73 80 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 47.40% 42.55% 19.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 50 13
Median daily rate £400 £488 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.94% -11.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £380 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £600 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 7 (77.78%) C++
2 6 (66.67%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Analytics
4 3 (33.33%) Market Making
4 3 (33.33%) Kdb+
4 3 (33.33%) Derivative
4 3 (33.33%) Equity Derivative
4 3 (33.33%) KDB
5 2 (22.22%) Release Management
5 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
5 2 (22.22%) Jetty
5 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
5 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (22.22%) C#
5 2 (22.22%) Control-M
5 2 (22.22%) ETL
5 2 (22.22%) ELK Stack
5 2 (22.22%) Kibana
5 2 (22.22%) logstash
5 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (11.11%) Low Latency
6 1 (11.11%) Customer Segmentation
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (11.11%) HDFS
6 1 (11.11%) Data Virtualisation
6 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills

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 2 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (22.22%) Jetty
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Spark
2 1 (11.11%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) KDB
1 3 (33.33%) Kdb+
2 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Hive
3 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 1 (11.11%) HBase
3 1 (11.11%) Spotfire
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) C++ Developer
2 3 (33.33%) C++/Java Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 3 (33.33%) KDB Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Applications Support
3 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Python Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C++ Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Java Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Python Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) ELK Stack
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (11.11%) Spring
2 1 (11.11%) WCF
2 1 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Derivative
1 3 (33.33%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
2 1 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Analytics
2 3 (33.33%) Market Making
3 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (22.22%) ETL
3 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (22.22%) Release Management
3 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Customer Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Customer Segmentation
4 1 (11.11%) Low Latency
4 1 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C++
2 6 (66.67%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
4 2 (22.22%) C#
5 1 (11.11%) R
5 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 1 (11.11%) VBA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Flume
1 1 (11.11%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Control-M
1 2 (22.22%) Kibana
1 2 (22.22%) logstash
2 1 (11.11%) Hadoop YARN