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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python Developer
Rank 133 170 150
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Python Developer 33 46 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.97% 0.78% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 0.82% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 41 47
Median daily rate £420 £500 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £400 £389
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £650 £635
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - £37.50
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
3252 5610 5467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.62% 94.78% 94.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2639 4365 3971
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 89 95
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.98 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -5.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.60 £25.60 £35.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 58 (100.00%) Python
2 25 (43.10%) Django
3 21 (36.21%) JavaScript
4 19 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (29.31%) Linux
6 15 (25.86%) AngularJS
6 15 (25.86%) Flask
7 13 (22.41%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (20.69%) TDD
9 10 (17.24%) SQL
10 9 (15.52%) HTML
10 9 (15.52%) Java
10 9 (15.52%) MySQL
10 9 (15.52%) CSS
10 9 (15.52%) Finance
11 8 (13.79%) BDD
12 7 (12.07%) Algorithms
12 7 (12.07%) Software Engineering
12 7 (12.07%) C++
12 7 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (10.34%) nginx
13 6 (10.34%) HTML5
13 6 (10.34%) MongoDB
13 6 (10.34%) C#
13 6 (10.34%) Front Office
13 6 (10.34%) DevOps
13 6 (10.34%) Go
14 5 (8.62%) REST
14 5 (8.62%) CSS3
14 5 (8.62%) Workflow

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 6 (10.34%) nginx
2 4 (6.90%) CMS
2 4 (6.90%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Front Arena
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.45%) Google App Engine
3 2 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.72%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) HTTP
2 1 (1.72%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.72%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.41%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (15.52%) MySQL
3 6 (10.34%) MongoDB
4 4 (6.90%) Redis
5 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (3.45%) KDB
6 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.72%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.72%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.72%) Big Data
7 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.45%) Maven
2 2 (3.45%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.72%) Grunt
3 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.72%) JIRA
General
1 9 (15.52%) Finance
2 6 (10.34%) Front Office
3 5 (8.62%) Marketing
4 4 (6.90%) Advertising
4 4 (6.90%) Banking
5 3 (5.17%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.72%) Legal
6 1 (1.72%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (43.10%) Django
2 15 (25.86%) AngularJS
2 15 (25.86%) Flask
3 9 (15.52%) CSS
3 9 (15.52%) HTML
4 6 (10.34%) HTML5
5 5 (8.62%) CSS3
5 5 (8.62%) REST
6 4 (6.90%) LEMP Stack
6 4 (6.90%) Node.js
6 4 (6.90%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (5.17%) .NET
7 3 (5.17%) Celery
7 3 (5.17%) OAuth2
7 3 (5.17%) Pandas
7 3 (5.17%) Pyramid
7 3 (5.17%) React
7 3 (5.17%) RESTful
7 3 (5.17%) SciPy
7 3 (5.17%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Algorithms
2 4 (6.90%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.90%) Hedge funds
3 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.45%) Derivative
3 2 (3.45%) Fixed Income
3 2 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (3.45%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.72%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (1.72%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (1.72%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.72%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (1.72%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.72%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.72%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.72%) Social Media
4 1 (1.72%) Statistics
4 1 (1.72%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.31%) Linux
2 1 (1.72%) Mac OS
2 1 (1.72%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (20.69%) TDD
3 8 (13.79%) BDD
4 7 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (12.07%) Software Engineering
5 6 (10.34%) DevOps
6 5 (8.62%) OO
6 5 (8.62%) Workflow
7 4 (6.90%) Code Optimisation
7 4 (6.90%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (6.90%) Online Marketing
7 4 (6.90%) Open Source
7 4 (6.90%) Pair Programming
7 4 (6.90%) Refactoring
7 4 (6.90%) Web Development
8 3 (5.17%) Data Acquisition
8 3 (5.17%) E-Commerce
8 3 (5.17%) Machine Learning
9 2 (3.45%) Open Source Development
9 2 (3.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (100.00%) Python
2 21 (36.21%) JavaScript
3 10 (17.24%) SQL
4 9 (15.52%) Java
5 7 (12.07%) C++
6 6 (10.34%) C#
6 6 (10.34%) Go
7 3 (5.17%) C
7 3 (5.17%) Perl
7 3 (5.17%) R
8 2 (3.45%) CoffeeScript
8 2 (3.45%) Erlang
8 2 (3.45%) Ruby
9 1 (1.72%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.72%) Scala
9 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (6.90%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.72%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.72%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (6.90%) Google
2 3 (5.17%) Oracle
3 1 (1.72%) Apple
3 1 (1.72%) Bloomberg
3 1 (1.72%) IBM
3 1 (1.72%) Splunk
3 1 (1.72%) SunGard
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