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 28 September 2016 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python Developer
Rank 124 163 173
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Python Developer 42 25 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.22% 0.53% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 0.56% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 23 29
Median daily rate £450 £625 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £420 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
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
3261 4465 5494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 94.96% 95.22% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2594 3520 4023
Median daily rate £475 £451 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.43% +0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 68 110
Median hourly rate £17.17 £16.95 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -3.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £24.04 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 28 September 2016.

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 28 September 2016, 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 69 (100.00%) Python
2 34 (49.28%) Django
3 28 (40.58%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (34.78%) JavaScript
5 23 (33.33%) TDD
6 20 (28.99%) Linux
7 18 (26.09%) PostgreSQL
8 16 (23.19%) Finance
8 16 (23.19%) MySQL
9 15 (21.74%) C++
9 15 (21.74%) AngularJS
10 14 (20.29%) Flask
10 14 (20.29%) SQL
10 14 (20.29%) BDD
11 13 (18.84%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (18.84%) CSS
11 13 (18.84%) Java
12 12 (17.39%) HTML
13 11 (15.94%) Elasticsearch
14 10 (14.49%) MongoDB
15 9 (13.04%) Banking
15 9 (13.04%) DevOps
16 8 (11.59%) OO
16 8 (11.59%) HTML5
17 7 (10.14%) Amazon AWS
17 7 (10.14%) nginx
17 7 (10.14%) Investment Banking
17 7 (10.14%) Advertising
17 7 (10.14%) Mentoring
17 7 (10.14%) Analytical Skills

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 11 (15.94%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (10.14%) nginx
3 2 (2.90%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.14%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.90%) GitHub
3 2 (2.90%) Google App Engine
3 2 (2.90%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.45%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.45%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.09%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (23.19%) MySQL
3 10 (14.49%) MongoDB
4 6 (8.70%) Redis
5 3 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (4.35%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.35%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.90%) KDB
6 2 (2.90%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.45%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Git (software)
1 5 (7.25%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.35%) Vagrant
3 2 (2.90%) Bitbucket
3 2 (2.90%) JIRA
3 2 (2.90%) Maven
4 1 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.45%) Grunt
General
1 16 (23.19%) Finance
2 9 (13.04%) Banking
3 7 (10.14%) Advertising
3 7 (10.14%) Investment Banking
4 5 (7.25%) Marketing
5 4 (5.80%) Front Office
5 4 (5.80%) Legal
6 1 (1.45%) Games
6 1 (1.45%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (49.28%) Django
2 15 (21.74%) AngularJS
3 14 (20.29%) Flask
4 13 (18.84%) CSS
5 12 (17.39%) HTML
6 8 (11.59%) HTML5
7 7 (10.14%) CSS3
7 7 (10.14%) RabbitMQ
8 6 (8.70%) OAuth2
9 4 (5.80%) Celery
9 4 (5.80%) LEMP Stack
9 4 (5.80%) Node.js
9 4 (5.80%) REST
9 4 (5.80%) SQLAlchemy
10 3 (4.35%) Pyramid
10 3 (4.35%) React
10 3 (4.35%) RESTful
10 3 (4.35%) SAML
10 3 (4.35%) SciPy
10 3 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Algorithms
1 7 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.80%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.80%) Visualisation
3 3 (4.35%) Hedge funds
4 2 (2.90%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (2.90%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.90%) Physics
4 2 (2.90%) User Experience
5 1 (1.45%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (1.45%) Derivative
5 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.45%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.45%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.45%) NHS
5 1 (1.45%) Semantic Web
5 1 (1.45%) Social Media
5 1 (1.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 20 (28.99%) Linux
2 1 (1.45%) Mac OS
2 1 (1.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (40.58%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (33.33%) TDD
3 14 (20.29%) BDD
4 13 (18.84%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (13.04%) DevOps
6 8 (11.59%) OO
7 7 (10.14%) Mentoring
8 6 (8.70%) Web Development
9 5 (7.25%) Open Source
9 5 (7.25%) Software Engineering
10 4 (5.80%) Code Optimisation
10 4 (5.80%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (5.80%) High-Frequency Trading
10 4 (5.80%) Online Marketing
11 3 (4.35%) Data Acquisition
11 3 (4.35%) Front End Development
11 3 (4.35%) Integration Testing
11 3 (4.35%) Isomorphic JavaScript
11 3 (4.35%) Low Latency
11 3 (4.35%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 69 (100.00%) Python
2 24 (34.78%) JavaScript
3 15 (21.74%) C++
4 14 (20.29%) SQL
5 13 (18.84%) Java
6 7 (10.14%) Go
7 4 (5.80%) Perl
8 3 (4.35%) C
8 3 (4.35%) C#
8 3 (4.35%) R
8 3 (4.35%) Ruby
8 3 (4.35%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.90%) CoffeeScript
9 2 (2.90%) Erlang
9 2 (2.90%) Scala
10 1 (1.45%) PHP
10 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.45%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (1.45%) Degree
1 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (5.80%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.45%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (5.80%) Google
2 3 (4.35%) Oracle
3 2 (2.90%) Apple
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