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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 8 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Python 18 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 14.52% 5.83% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.03% 18.42% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 0
Median daily rate £550 £420 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.95% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £443 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%

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
58 38 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 46.77% 31.67% 40.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 28 30
Median daily rate £560 £480 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £393 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £701 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

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 20 February 2017.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Python.

1 16 (53.33%) Perl
1 16 (53.33%) Linux
2 15 (50.00%) Finance
3 13 (43.33%) Java
4 12 (40.00%) Unix
4 12 (40.00%) Bash Shell
5 11 (36.67%) Ansible
6 10 (33.33%) Apache Spark
6 10 (33.33%) Banking
7 9 (30.00%) DevOps
7 9 (30.00%) Big Data
8 8 (26.67%) Ruby
8 8 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (26.67%) Red Hat
9 7 (23.33%) Hadoop
9 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (23.33%) IaaS
10 6 (20.00%) Docker
10 6 (20.00%) MapReduce
10 6 (20.00%) Analytics
10 6 (20.00%) Data Analysis
10 6 (20.00%) Scala
10 6 (20.00%) Open Source
10 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (20.00%) Puppet
10 6 (20.00%) R
10 6 (20.00%) Apache
10 6 (20.00%) SQL
10 6 (20.00%) Configuration Management
11 5 (16.67%) Windows

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 10 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 6 (20.00%) Apache
3 5 (16.67%) Apache Pig
3 5 (16.67%) WebLogic
4 4 (13.33%) Apache Solr
5 1 (3.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) IaaS
2 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) tcpdump
1 5 (16.67%) Wireshark
2 2 (6.67%) DHCP
2 2 (6.67%) DNS
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (3.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.33%) NX-OS
3 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) Big Data
2 7 (23.33%) Hadoop
3 5 (16.67%) Apache Hive
3 5 (16.67%) Impala
3 5 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 4 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (13.33%) MarkLogic
4 4 (13.33%) NoSQL
4 4 (13.33%) Riak
5 3 (10.00%) RDBMS
5 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (6.67%) DB2
7 1 (3.33%) KDB
7 1 (3.33%) MySQL
7 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (3.33%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (6.67%) JBehave
2 2 (6.67%) Selenium
3 1 (3.33%) Ant
3 1 (3.33%) Gradle
3 1 (3.33%) Maven
General
1 15 (50.00%) Finance
2 10 (33.33%) Banking
3 5 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 3 (10.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Developer
2 6 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 5 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Unix Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Python Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) DevOps Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) Unix Systems Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) WebLogic Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) C++ Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) Kafka
2 4 (13.33%) Lucene
2 4 (13.33%) Spring
3 3 (10.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (10.00%) JMS
4 2 (6.67%) HTML
4 2 (6.67%) HTML5
4 2 (6.67%) MLlib
5 1 (3.33%) .NET
5 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.33%) Akka
5 1 (3.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (3.33%) Dropwizard
5 1 (3.33%) Finagle
5 1 (3.33%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (3.33%) jQuery
5 1 (3.33%) JSON
5 1 (3.33%) Spring Boot
5 1 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) CMDB
3 2 (6.67%) Algorithms
3 2 (6.67%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Derivative
4 1 (3.33%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.33%) Fixed Income
4 1 (3.33%) Grid Computing
4 1 (3.33%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.33%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (3.33%) Shadow IT
4 1 (3.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) Linux
2 12 (40.00%) Unix
3 8 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (6.67%) Solaris
6 1 (3.33%) Android
6 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) DevOps
2 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.00%) Analytics
3 6 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 6 (20.00%) MapReduce
3 6 (20.00%) Open Source
4 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (16.67%) Low Latency
4 5 (16.67%) Server Building
5 4 (13.33%) SDLC
5 4 (13.33%) Statistical Modelling
6 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.67%) Automated Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Data Analytics
7 2 (6.67%) High Availability
7 2 (6.67%) Machine Learning
7 2 (6.67%) Migration
7 2 (6.67%) Refactoring
7 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) Perl
2 13 (43.33%) Java
3 12 (40.00%) Bash Shell
4 8 (26.67%) Ruby
5 6 (20.00%) R
5 6 (20.00%) Scala
5 6 (20.00%) SQL
6 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (10.00%) PHP
6 3 (10.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (6.67%) C++
8 1 (3.33%) C#
8 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) ISEB
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.33%) MiFID
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Docker
2 2 (6.67%) NFS
3 1 (3.33%) GPFS
3 1 (3.33%) HDFS
3 1 (3.33%) LXC
Systems Management
1 11 (36.67%) Ansible
2 6 (20.00%) Puppet
3 5 (16.67%) Hadoop YARN
4 4 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (3.33%) Nagios
5 1 (3.33%) OPNET
5 1 (3.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Red Hat
2 4 (13.33%) Sybase
3 2 (6.67%) Cloudera
3 2 (6.67%) SaltStack
4 1 (3.33%) Adobe
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco
4 1 (3.33%) Google
4 1 (3.33%) Hortonworks
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.33%) SevOne
4 1 (3.33%) Solace
4 1 (3.33%) Splunk
4 1 (3.33%) Tableau