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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python Developer
London / City of London
Rank 113 132 151
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +19
Contract jobs requiring a Python Developer 33 22 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.13% 0.69% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 0.72% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 16 32
Median daily rate £500 £459 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.99% -8.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%

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
2771 3052 4934
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.06% 95.67% 95.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2192 2402 3791
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 53 75
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £18.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.97% +9.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £53.00 £27.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 81 (100.00%) Python
2 32 (39.51%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (34.57%) TDD
4 27 (33.33%) C++
5 26 (32.10%) JavaScript
6 24 (29.63%) Finance
6 24 (29.63%) Django
7 23 (28.40%) Banking
8 22 (27.16%) Analytical Skills
9 21 (25.93%) Investment Banking
9 21 (25.93%) OO
9 21 (25.93%) Java
10 17 (20.99%) Linux
10 17 (20.99%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (18.52%) Mentoring
12 14 (17.28%) SQL
13 13 (16.05%) HTML
14 11 (13.58%) CSS
15 10 (12.35%) PostgreSQL
16 9 (11.11%) Computer Science
16 9 (11.11%) NumPy
16 9 (11.11%) Pandas
16 9 (11.11%) Flask
17 8 (9.88%) Analytics
17 8 (9.88%) Git (software)
17 8 (9.88%) Front Office
18 6 (7.41%) Degree
19 5 (6.17%) C
19 5 (6.17%) Go
19 5 (6.17%) Data Analytics

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 3 (3.70%) Apache Spark
1 3 (3.70%) Confluence
1 3 (3.70%) IPython
2 2 (2.47%) Apache
2 2 (2.47%) CMS
2 2 (2.47%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.47%) nginx
3 1 (1.23%) Jupyter
3 1 (1.23%) Tornado
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.70%) GitHub
2 2 (2.47%) Google App Engine
2 2 (2.47%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.23%) Heroku
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.47%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.35%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (4.94%) Redis
3 3 (3.70%) Big Data
3 3 (3.70%) MySQL
3 3 (3.70%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.47%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.47%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.47%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.47%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.23%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.23%) DB2
5 1 (1.23%) Impala
5 1 (1.23%) KDB
Development Applications
1 8 (9.88%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.94%) Bitbucket
2 4 (4.94%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.94%) JIRA
3 3 (3.70%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.23%) Bower
4 1 (1.23%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.23%) Selenium
4 1 (1.23%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.23%) WebDriver
General
1 24 (29.63%) Finance
2 23 (28.40%) Banking
3 21 (25.93%) Investment Banking
4 8 (9.88%) Front Office
5 3 (3.70%) Advertising
5 3 (3.70%) Legal
6 1 (1.23%) Electronics
6 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.23%) Games
6 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.23%) Marketing
6 1 (1.23%) Publishing
6 1 (1.23%) Retail
6 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (29.63%) Django
2 13 (16.05%) HTML
3 11 (13.58%) CSS
4 9 (11.11%) Flask
4 9 (11.11%) NumPy
4 9 (11.11%) Pandas
5 5 (6.17%) HTML5
6 4 (4.94%) AngularJS
6 4 (4.94%) Celery
6 4 (4.94%) jQuery
6 4 (4.94%) Pyramid
6 4 (4.94%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (3.70%) D3.js
7 3 (3.70%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (3.70%) React
7 3 (3.70%) REST
7 3 (3.70%) SAML
7 3 (3.70%) Twisted
8 2 (2.47%) CSS3
8 2 (2.47%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 22 (27.16%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.17%) Fintech
4 4 (4.94%) Equities
4 4 (4.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (4.94%) User Experience
5 3 (3.70%) Derivative
5 3 (3.70%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.23%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (1.23%) Blockchain
6 1 (1.23%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.23%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.23%) Minimum Viable Product
6 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.23%) NHS
6 1 (1.23%) Physics
6 1 (1.23%) Reinsurance
6 1 (1.23%) Semantic Web
6 1 (1.23%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.99%) Linux
2 4 (4.94%) Android
2 4 (4.94%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.70%) Unix
4 2 (2.47%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (39.51%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (34.57%) TDD
3 21 (25.93%) OO
4 17 (20.99%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (18.52%) Mentoring
6 8 (9.88%) Analytics
7 5 (6.17%) Data Analytics
7 5 (6.17%) DevOps
7 5 (6.17%) Machine Learning
7 5 (6.17%) SDLC
8 4 (4.94%) Low Latency
8 4 (4.94%) Multithreading
8 4 (4.94%) Refactoring
9 3 (3.70%) Automated Testing
9 3 (3.70%) BDD
9 3 (3.70%) OOP
9 3 (3.70%) Parallel Computing
9 3 (3.70%) Scrum
9 3 (3.70%) SOA
9 3 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 81 (100.00%) Python
2 27 (33.33%) C++
3 26 (32.10%) JavaScript
4 21 (25.93%) Java
5 14 (17.28%) SQL
6 5 (6.17%) C
6 5 (6.17%) Go
7 4 (4.94%) Bash Shell
7 4 (4.94%) Perl
8 3 (3.70%) C#
8 3 (3.70%) Scala
8 3 (3.70%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.47%) PHP
10 1 (1.23%) F#
10 1 (1.23%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.23%) R
10 1 (1.23%) Ruby
10 1 (1.23%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (6.17%) Docker
2 1 (1.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.23%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (2.47%) Cloudera
1 2 (2.47%) Google
1 2 (2.47%) Red Hat
1 2 (2.47%) Tableau
2 1 (1.23%) Apple
2 1 (1.23%) SAP
2 1 (1.23%) Sybase
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