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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python Developer
London / City of London
Rank 118 132 160
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +28
Contract jobs requiring a Python Developer 37 17 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.28% 0.55% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 0.58% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 15 30
Median daily rate £550 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £350 £397
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £580 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

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
2761 2946 4874
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.40% 95.87% 95.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2201 2304 3765
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 46 80
Median hourly rate £21.50 £24.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.41% +34.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017, 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 79 (100.00%) Python
2 34 (43.04%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (43.04%) TDD
3 29 (36.71%) C++
4 26 (32.91%) Django
5 24 (30.38%) Banking
6 22 (27.85%) Java
6 22 (27.85%) Finance
7 21 (26.58%) Analytical Skills
8 20 (25.32%) JavaScript
8 20 (25.32%) OO
8 20 (25.32%) Investment Banking
9 18 (22.78%) Linux
10 16 (20.25%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (18.99%) Mentoring
12 13 (16.46%) PostgreSQL
13 12 (15.19%) CSS
13 12 (15.19%) Computer Science
14 11 (13.92%) SQL
14 11 (13.92%) HTML
14 11 (13.92%) Flask
15 10 (12.66%) BDD
16 7 (8.86%) Elasticsearch
16 7 (8.86%) MySQL
16 7 (8.86%) Front Office
16 7 (8.86%) Degree
16 7 (8.86%) Git (software)
17 6 (7.59%) NumPy
17 6 (7.59%) Analytics
17 6 (7.59%) Low Latency

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 7 (8.86%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (3.80%) IPython
3 2 (2.53%) CMS
3 2 (2.53%) nginx
4 1 (1.27%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.80%) GitHub
2 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.53%) Google App Engine
3 2 (2.53%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.27%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.53%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.46%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (8.86%) MySQL
3 4 (5.06%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.06%) Redis
4 3 (3.80%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.80%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.53%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.27%) Big Data
6 1 (1.27%) DB2
6 1 (1.27%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.27%) KDB
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (8.86%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.06%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.53%) Bitbucket
3 2 (2.53%) JIRA
3 2 (2.53%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.27%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.27%) Selenium
4 1 (1.27%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.27%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.27%) WebDriver
General
1 24 (30.38%) Banking
2 22 (27.85%) Finance
3 20 (25.32%) Investment Banking
4 7 (8.86%) Front Office
5 3 (3.80%) Advertising
5 3 (3.80%) Legal
6 1 (1.27%) Electronics
6 1 (1.27%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.27%) Games
6 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.27%) Marketing
6 1 (1.27%) Publishing
6 1 (1.27%) Retail
6 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (32.91%) Django
2 12 (15.19%) CSS
3 11 (13.92%) Flask
3 11 (13.92%) HTML
4 6 (7.59%) NumPy
4 6 (7.59%) Pandas
5 4 (5.06%) CSS3
5 4 (5.06%) HTML5
5 4 (5.06%) Pyramid
5 4 (5.06%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (3.80%) AngularJS
6 3 (3.80%) Celery
6 3 (3.80%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (3.80%) OAuth2
6 3 (3.80%) React
6 3 (3.80%) SAML
6 3 (3.80%) Twisted
7 2 (2.53%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 2 (2.53%) jQuery
7 2 (2.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (26.58%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (15.19%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.06%) User Experience
4 3 (3.80%) Equities
4 3 (3.80%) Fixed Income
4 3 (3.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.53%) Derivative
5 2 (2.53%) Fintech
5 2 (2.53%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.53%) NHS
5 2 (2.53%) Physics
5 2 (2.53%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.27%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (1.27%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.27%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 18 (22.78%) Linux
2 3 (3.80%) Android
2 3 (3.80%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.53%) CentOS
3 2 (2.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (43.04%) Agile Software Development
1 34 (43.04%) TDD
2 20 (25.32%) OO
3 16 (20.25%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (18.99%) Mentoring
5 10 (12.66%) BDD
6 6 (7.59%) Analytics
6 6 (7.59%) Low Latency
7 5 (6.33%) DevOps
7 5 (6.33%) SDLC
8 4 (5.06%) High-Frequency Trading
8 4 (5.06%) Multithreading
9 3 (3.80%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (3.80%) Data Analytics
9 3 (3.80%) Isomorphic JavaScript
9 3 (3.80%) Parallel Computing
9 3 (3.80%) Refactoring
9 3 (3.80%) Scrum
9 3 (3.80%) SOA
9 3 (3.80%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 79 (100.00%) Python
2 29 (36.71%) C++
3 22 (27.85%) Java
4 20 (25.32%) JavaScript
5 11 (13.92%) SQL
6 5 (6.33%) C
6 5 (6.33%) Go
7 4 (5.06%) Bash Shell
7 4 (5.06%) Perl
8 3 (3.80%) C#
8 3 (3.80%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.53%) Scala
10 1 (1.27%) F#
10 1 (1.27%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.27%) PHP
10 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.27%) R
10 1 (1.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (8.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.06%) QA
2 1 (1.27%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (6.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) Ansible
2 1 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (2.53%) Google
1 2 (2.53%) Red Hat
2 1 (1.27%) Apple
2 1 (1.27%) SAP
2 1 (1.27%) Sybase
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