The table below looks at the statistics for the Python Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python Developer
Rank 169 177 184
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Python Developer 27 31 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.53% 0.52% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.56% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 26 7
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£500 £575 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £306 £590
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £655
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £38.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +120.00%
Python Developer
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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
4733 5540 5243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 93.22% 93.68% 93.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 3632 4003 3913
Average daily rate £450 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £280 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 92 132
Average hourly rate £17.87 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.67% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.35 £12.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.92 £30.83 £51.36
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Python Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Python Developer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 30 January 2015.

Python Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Python Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Python Developer in their job title.

1 51 (100.00%) Python
2 25 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (37.25%) C++
4 18 (35.29%) Java
4 18 (35.29%) OO
5 17 (33.33%) Banking
6 15 (29.41%) Investment Banking
7 13 (25.49%) C#
8 12 (23.53%) Derivative
9 11 (21.57%) Django
9 11 (21.57%) Finance
10 10 (19.61%) OOP
10 10 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (17.65%) .NET
12 8 (15.69%) CSS
12 8 (15.69%) HTML
12 8 (15.69%) JavaScript
12 8 (15.69%) Linux
13 7 (13.73%) Front Office
13 7 (13.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 6 (11.76%) SQL
15 5 (9.80%) UNIX
16 4 (7.84%) Unit Testing
16 4 (7.84%) Git (software)
16 4 (7.84%) Mac OS X
16 4 (7.84%) OOD
16 4 (7.84%) Fixed Income
16 4 (7.84%) Equities
16 4 (7.84%) TDD
16 4 (7.84%) Perl

Python Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Python Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Python Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.96%) Gunicorn
1 1 (1.96%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MODO
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (3.92%) ObjectStore
2 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.96%) MySQL
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (1.96%) Apache Hive
2 1 (1.96%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.96%) KDB
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.96%) JUnit
2 1 (1.96%) Subversion
2 1 (1.96%) Grunt
2 1 (1.96%) Jasmine
2 1 (1.96%) jMock
General
1 17 (33.33%) Banking
2 15 (29.41%) Investment Banking
3 11 (21.57%) Finance
4 7 (13.73%) Front Office
5 2 (3.92%) Advertising
6 1 (1.96%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.57%) Django
2 9 (17.65%) .NET
3 8 (15.69%) CSS
3 8 (15.69%) HTML
4 3 (5.88%) REST
5 2 (3.92%) RESTful
5 2 (3.92%) SOAP
5 2 (3.92%) XML
6 1 (1.96%) boto
6 1 (1.96%) Web Services
6 1 (1.96%) LAMP
6 1 (1.96%) Pandas
6 1 (1.96%) Sass
6 1 (1.96%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.96%) SciPy
6 1 (1.96%) NumPy
6 1 (1.96%) PyQt
6 1 (1.96%) Matplotlib
6 1 (1.96%) WebGL
6 1 (1.96%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) Derivative
2 10 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (13.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (7.84%) Fixed Income
4 4 (7.84%) Equities
5 3 (5.88%) Hedge funds
5 3 (5.88%) Blog
6 2 (3.92%) Market Risk
6 2 (3.92%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.96%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.96%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.96%) Video on Demand
7 1 (1.96%) Social Media
7 1 (1.96%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.96%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.96%) Physics
7 1 (1.96%) Animation
7 1 (1.96%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.69%) Linux
2 5 (9.80%) UNIX
3 4 (7.84%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.92%) Windows
5 1 (1.96%) Android
5 1 (1.96%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (35.29%) OO
3 10 (19.61%) OOP
4 4 (7.84%) Unit Testing
4 4 (7.84%) OOD
4 4 (7.84%) TDD
5 3 (5.88%) Scrum
5 3 (5.88%) Risk Management
5 3 (5.88%) Web Development
6 2 (3.92%) Refactoring
6 2 (3.92%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (3.92%) DevOps
6 2 (3.92%) Software Engineering
6 2 (3.92%) RAD
6 2 (3.92%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (1.96%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.96%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.96%) Data Modelling
7 1 (1.96%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (1.96%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) Python
2 19 (37.25%) C++
3 18 (35.29%) Java
4 13 (25.49%) C#
5 8 (15.69%) JavaScript
6 6 (11.76%) SQL
7 4 (7.84%) Perl
8 3 (5.88%) VBA
9 2 (3.92%) Ruby
9 2 (3.92%) C
10 1 (1.96%) IPython
10 1 (1.96%) PHP
10 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.96%) Cython
10 1 (1.96%) Scala
10 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.96%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 1 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Graphite
1 1 (1.96%) Vagrant
1 1 (1.96%) StatsD
1 1 (1.96%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (1.96%) MicroStrategy
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle
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