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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python Developer
Rank 165 186 190
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Python Developer 30 27 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.55% 0.43% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.46% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 23 8
Average daily rate
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£588 £600 £625
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.08% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £435 £518
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £675 £665
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - £50.00
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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
5034 5813 5919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.74% 92.36% 93.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 3801 4226 4345
Average daily rate £450 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £273 £283
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 74 81 120
Average hourly rate £17.87 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.97% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.41 £39.51 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-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 24 April 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 24 April 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 54 (100.00%) Python
2 20 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (35.19%) Banking
3 19 (35.19%) Finance
4 18 (33.33%) OO
5 16 (29.63%) Investment Banking
6 15 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (25.93%) C++
7 14 (25.93%) Java
8 12 (22.22%) Derivative
8 12 (22.22%) Django
9 10 (18.52%) TDD
9 10 (18.52%) C#
10 9 (16.67%) .NET
10 9 (16.67%) SQL
10 9 (16.67%) OOP
10 9 (16.67%) Front Office
11 6 (11.11%) Linux
12 5 (9.26%) OOD
12 5 (9.26%) CSS
12 5 (9.26%) HTML
12 5 (9.26%) JavaScript
12 5 (9.26%) RESTful
12 5 (9.26%) Unit Testing
12 5 (9.26%) Algorithms
13 4 (7.41%) MongoDB
13 4 (7.41%) NoSQL
14 3 (5.56%) NumPy
14 3 (5.56%) Git (software)
14 3 (5.56%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2 (3.70%) WordPress
2 1 (1.85%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.85%) Heroku
1 1 (1.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) MongoDB
1 4 (7.41%) NoSQL
2 3 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.85%) KDB
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.85%) Hudson
2 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.85%) Subversion
2 1 (1.85%) Maven
General
1 19 (35.19%) Banking
1 19 (35.19%) Finance
2 16 (29.63%) Investment Banking
3 9 (16.67%) Front Office
4 1 (1.85%) Advertising
4 1 (1.85%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (22.22%) Django
2 9 (16.67%) .NET
3 5 (9.26%) CSS
3 5 (9.26%) HTML
3 5 (9.26%) RESTful
4 3 (5.56%) NumPy
4 3 (5.56%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.70%) Web Services
5 2 (3.70%) XML
5 2 (3.70%) Pandas
5 2 (3.70%) SciPy
6 1 (1.85%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (1.85%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (1.85%) SQLAlchemy
6 1 (1.85%) Backbone.js
6 1 (1.85%) Matplotlib
6 1 (1.85%) WebGL
6 1 (1.85%) REST
6 1 (1.85%) Celery
6 1 (1.85%) Pyramid
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (22.22%) Derivative
3 5 (9.26%) Algorithms
4 3 (5.56%) Data Structures
4 3 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (3.70%) Grid Computing
5 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.70%) User Experience
5 2 (3.70%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.85%) Physics
6 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.85%) Open Source
6 1 (1.85%) Video on Demand
6 1 (1.85%) Social Media
6 1 (1.85%) Raspberry Pi
6 1 (1.85%) Equities
6 1 (1.85%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.85%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.85%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.11%) Linux
2 2 (3.70%) UNIX
3 1 (1.85%) Windows
3 1 (1.85%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (33.33%) OO
3 10 (18.52%) TDD
4 9 (16.67%) OOP
5 5 (9.26%) OOD
5 5 (9.26%) Unit Testing
6 3 (5.56%) RAD
6 3 (5.56%) Scrum
7 2 (3.70%) Project Management
7 2 (3.70%) DevOps
7 2 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.70%) BDD
7 2 (3.70%) Refactoring
8 1 (1.85%) Portfolio Management
8 1 (1.85%) Kanban
8 1 (1.85%) ETRM
8 1 (1.85%) Software Delivery
8 1 (1.85%) Analytics
8 1 (1.85%) RDF
8 1 (1.85%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 54 (100.00%) Python
2 14 (25.93%) C++
2 14 (25.93%) Java
3 10 (18.52%) C#
4 9 (16.67%) SQL
5 5 (9.26%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.56%) Perl
6 3 (5.56%) C
6 3 (5.56%) VBA
7 2 (3.70%) Cython
7 2 (3.70%) Ruby
8 1 (1.85%) Scala
8 1 (1.85%) IPython
8 1 (1.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (3.70%) Oracle
2 1 (1.85%) Sybase
2 1 (1.85%) Perforce
2 1 (1.85%) DataSynapse
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