The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Python Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python Developer
Rank 120 136 170
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +34
Contract jobs requiring a Python Developer 46 18 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.45% 0.53% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 0.55% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 16 25
Median daily rate £575 £513 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.19% -2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £375 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £655
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £375 £369
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 £43.38
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +9.51%
Python Developer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3021 3262 5471
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.45% 95.55% 95.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2398 2590 4200
Median daily rate £488 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 43 104
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.06 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.77% +20.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £41.65 £22.52
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Python Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Python Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Python Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Python Developer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Python Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

Python Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Python Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 City of London region featuring Python Developer in the job title.

1 93 (100.00%) Python
2 37 (39.78%) Django
3 36 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (36.56%) TDD
5 29 (31.18%) C++
6 25 (26.88%) JavaScript
7 24 (25.81%) Linux
7 24 (25.81%) Finance
8 23 (24.73%) Java
9 22 (23.66%) Banking
10 20 (21.51%) Analytical Skills
11 19 (20.43%) Investment Banking
11 19 (20.43%) OO
12 18 (19.35%) PostgreSQL
12 18 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (17.20%) CSS
13 16 (17.20%) Mentoring
14 15 (16.13%) Flask
14 15 (16.13%) HTML
15 14 (15.05%) MySQL
16 13 (13.98%) SQL
16 13 (13.98%) BDD
17 12 (12.90%) Computer Science
18 11 (11.83%) Elasticsearch
19 9 (9.68%) AngularJS
19 9 (9.68%) DevOps
20 8 (8.60%) CSS3
20 8 (8.60%) HTML5
20 8 (8.60%) Front Office
21 7 (7.53%) Advertising

Python Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 11 (11.83%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (7.53%) nginx
3 4 (4.30%) CMS
4 3 (3.23%) IPython
5 1 (1.08%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.53%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.30%) Google App Engine
3 4 (4.30%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (3.23%) GitHub
5 1 (1.08%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.08%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.15%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.35%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (15.05%) MySQL
3 7 (7.53%) MongoDB
4 5 (5.38%) Redis
5 3 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (3.23%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.15%) KDB
6 2 (2.15%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.15%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.08%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.08%) Big Data
7 1 (1.08%) DB2
7 1 (1.08%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (7.53%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.38%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.15%) Bitbucket
3 2 (2.15%) JIRA
3 2 (2.15%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.08%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.08%) Maven
4 1 (1.08%) Selenium
4 1 (1.08%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.08%) WebDriver
General
1 24 (25.81%) Finance
2 22 (23.66%) Banking
3 19 (20.43%) Investment Banking
4 8 (8.60%) Front Office
5 7 (7.53%) Advertising
6 6 (6.45%) Marketing
7 4 (4.30%) Legal
8 1 (1.08%) Electronics
8 1 (1.08%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.08%) Games
8 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.08%) Publishing
8 1 (1.08%) Retail
8 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (39.78%) Django
2 16 (17.20%) CSS
3 15 (16.13%) Flask
3 15 (16.13%) HTML
4 9 (9.68%) AngularJS
5 8 (8.60%) CSS3
5 8 (8.60%) HTML5
6 7 (7.53%) NumPy
6 7 (7.53%) Pandas
7 6 (6.45%) OAuth2
7 6 (6.45%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (5.38%) Pyramid
9 4 (4.30%) Celery
9 4 (4.30%) LEMP Stack
9 4 (4.30%) React
10 3 (3.23%) REST
10 3 (3.23%) SAML
10 3 (3.23%) Twisted
10 3 (3.23%) Web Services
11 2 (2.15%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.51%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (12.90%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.30%) User Experience
4 3 (3.23%) Derivative
4 3 (3.23%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.15%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.15%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (2.15%) Equities
5 2 (2.15%) Fixed Income
5 2 (2.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.15%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.15%) NHS
5 2 (2.15%) Physics
6 1 (1.08%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (1.08%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.08%) Fintech
6 1 (1.08%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.08%) Semantic Web
6 1 (1.08%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (25.81%) Linux
2 2 (2.15%) Android
2 2 (2.15%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.15%) CentOS
3 1 (1.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (36.56%) TDD
3 19 (20.43%) OO
4 18 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (17.20%) Mentoring
6 13 (13.98%) BDD
7 9 (9.68%) DevOps
8 6 (6.45%) Analytics
8 6 (6.45%) Low Latency
9 5 (5.38%) Software Engineering
9 5 (5.38%) Web Development
10 4 (4.30%) Code Optimisation
10 4 (4.30%) High-Frequency Trading
10 4 (4.30%) Machine Learning
10 4 (4.30%) Multithreading
10 4 (4.30%) Online Marketing
10 4 (4.30%) Open Source
10 4 (4.30%) Refactoring
10 4 (4.30%) SDLC
10 4 (4.30%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 93 (100.00%) Python
2 29 (31.18%) C++
3 25 (26.88%) JavaScript
4 23 (24.73%) Java
5 13 (13.98%) SQL
6 6 (6.45%) C
6 6 (6.45%) Go
7 5 (5.38%) Perl
8 4 (4.30%) Bash Shell
8 4 (4.30%) C#
9 3 (3.23%) Ruby
9 3 (3.23%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.15%) Scala
11 1 (1.08%) F#
11 1 (1.08%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.08%) PHP
11 1 (1.08%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (7.53%) Degree
2 1 (1.08%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.08%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) QA
2 1 (1.08%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.08%) SDET
System Software
1 6 (6.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.15%) Ansible
2 1 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (4.30%) Google
2 2 (2.15%) Apple
2 2 (2.15%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle
3 1 (1.08%) SAP
3 1 (1.08%) Sybase
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