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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python Developer
Rank 132 162 175
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Python Developer 18 37 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.57% 0.72% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.76% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 30 26
Average daily rate £425 £500 £563
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £397 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £390 £325
% change year-on-year
-8.65% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £42.75 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+16.95% +11.03%
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
3006 4882 5549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.43% 95.02% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2364 3744 3993
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £610 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 84 90
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.08% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £27.01 £30.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016, 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 35 (100.00%) Python
2 16 (45.71%) Finance
3 13 (37.14%) Django
4 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (34.29%) C++
4 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
5 10 (28.57%) Java
5 10 (28.57%) TDD
5 10 (28.57%) Computer Science
6 9 (25.71%) Derivative
6 9 (25.71%) SciPy
6 9 (25.71%) NumPy
6 9 (25.71%) Pandas
7 8 (22.86%) Degree
7 8 (22.86%) HTML
7 8 (22.86%) SQL
8 7 (20.00%) CSS
8 7 (20.00%) Mathematics
9 6 (17.14%) Web Development
9 6 (17.14%) Linux
9 6 (17.14%) C#
10 5 (14.29%) C
10 5 (14.29%) Front Office
10 5 (14.29%) BDD
11 4 (11.43%) R
11 4 (11.43%) HTML5
11 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
11 4 (11.43%) Credit Risk
11 4 (11.43%) OO
11 4 (11.43%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 2 (5.71%) CMS
2 1 (2.86%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) BigMachines
1 2 (5.71%) Eloqua
2 1 (2.86%) Front Arena
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (5.71%) SaaS
2 1 (2.86%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) HTTP
2 1 (2.86%) Bluetooth
2 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.86%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) MongoDB
1 3 (8.57%) MySQL
1 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.71%) Redis
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.86%) FitNesse
3 1 (2.86%) JBehave
3 1 (2.86%) Maven
3 1 (2.86%) Selenium
3 1 (2.86%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 16 (45.71%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Front Office
3 4 (11.43%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (37.14%) Django
2 9 (25.71%) NumPy
2 9 (25.71%) Pandas
2 9 (25.71%) SciPy
3 8 (22.86%) HTML
4 7 (20.00%) CSS
5 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
5 4 (11.43%) HTML5
6 3 (8.57%) .NET
6 3 (8.57%) Flask
6 3 (8.57%) jQuery
7 2 (5.71%) CherryPy
7 2 (5.71%) CSS3
7 2 (5.71%) Mason
7 2 (5.71%) PyXLL
7 2 (5.71%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (5.71%) React
7 2 (5.71%) REST
7 2 (5.71%) Visualforce
8 1 (2.86%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 9 (25.71%) Derivative
3 7 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 4 (11.43%) Credit Risk
4 4 (11.43%) Data Structures
5 3 (8.57%) Fintech
5 3 (8.57%) Hedge funds
5 3 (8.57%) Physics
6 2 (5.71%) Algorithms
6 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (5.71%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (2.86%) Blog
7 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.86%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (2.86%) Fixed Income
7 1 (2.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (2.86%) SWIFT
7 1 (2.86%) User Experience
7 1 (2.86%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Linux
2 2 (5.71%) Unix
3 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (28.57%) TDD
3 6 (17.14%) Web Development
4 5 (14.29%) BDD
5 4 (11.43%) Functional Programming
5 4 (11.43%) OO
6 3 (8.57%) Data Management
6 3 (8.57%) Open Source
6 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.71%) Algorithmic Trading
7 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.71%) CRM
7 2 (5.71%) Refactoring
8 1 (2.86%) Data Mapping
8 1 (2.86%) Data Protection
8 1 (2.86%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (2.86%) MVC
8 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
8 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.86%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) Python
2 12 (34.29%) C++
2 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
3 10 (28.57%) Java
4 8 (22.86%) SQL
5 6 (17.14%) C#
6 5 (14.29%) C
7 4 (11.43%) R
8 3 (8.57%) PHP
8 3 (8.57%) Ruby
9 2 (5.71%) Apex Code
9 2 (5.71%) Scala
10 1 (2.86%) Haskell
10 1 (2.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle
2 2 (5.71%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (5.71%) Siebel
3 1 (2.86%) Bloomberg
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.86%) SunGard
3 1 (2.86%) Zend
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