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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 25 22 22
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing Python 5 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.87% 3.93% 1.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.85% 8.14% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Median daily rate £400 £488 £613
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.94% -20.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £478 £583
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £498 £643
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
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 86 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 41.95% 48.31% 29.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 52 18
Median daily rate £450 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £380 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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 28 September 2016.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 (58.33%) Java
1 7 (58.33%) C++
2 6 (50.00%) Analytics
3 4 (33.33%) Apache Spark
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) Hadoop
4 3 (25.00%) KDB
4 3 (25.00%) Derivative
4 3 (25.00%) Equity Derivative
4 3 (25.00%) Market Making
4 3 (25.00%) Kdb+
5 2 (16.67%) Jetty
5 2 (16.67%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (16.67%) Data Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) MLlib
5 2 (16.67%) ELK Stack
5 2 (16.67%) HBase
5 2 (16.67%) Big Data
5 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (16.67%) logstash
5 2 (16.67%) HDFS
5 2 (16.67%) Kibana
5 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (16.67%) Linux
5 2 (16.67%) ETL
5 2 (16.67%) Control-M
5 2 (16.67%) C#
5 2 (16.67%) Incident Management

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 4 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 2 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (16.67%) Jetty
3 1 (8.33%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 3 (25.00%) KDB
2 3 (25.00%) Kdb+
3 2 (16.67%) Apache Hive
3 2 (16.67%) Big Data
3 2 (16.67%) HBase
3 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (8.33%) Spotfire
4 1 (8.33%) Sqoop
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) C++ Developer
2 3 (25.00%) C++/Java Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (25.00%) KDB Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Data Scientist
3 2 (16.67%) Python Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C++ Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Data Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Finance Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Java Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Python Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) ELK Stack
1 2 (16.67%) MLlib
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (8.33%) Spring
2 1 (8.33%) WCF
2 1 (8.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Derivative
1 3 (25.00%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Analytics
2 3 (25.00%) Market Making
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) ETL
3 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (16.67%) Release Management
3 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) SOA
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C++
1 7 (58.33%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 2 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) R
4 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (8.33%) VBA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) HDFS
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Control-M
1 2 (16.67%) Hadoop YARN
1 2 (16.67%) Kibana
1 2 (16.67%) logstash
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Hortonworks