The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Senior Python Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Python Developer
Rank 163 183 207
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +24
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Python Developer 9 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.086% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.091% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 1
Median daily rate £475 £650 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.92% +18.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Senior 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
3278 4409 5551
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.01% 95.19% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2605 3474 4063
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 £288 £273
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 33 68 112
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 £34.50 £24.04 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Senior Python Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured Senior Python Developer in the job title.

Senior Python Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Senior 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 Senior Python Developer across the City of London region.

Senior Python Developer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Senior Python Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Python Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Senior Python Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Senior Python Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Senior 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 Senior Python Developer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Python
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) TDD
3 6 (54.55%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (54.55%) Django
4 5 (45.45%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
5 4 (36.36%) Go
5 4 (36.36%) Flask
5 4 (36.36%) BDD
6 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
6 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (27.27%) DevOps
6 3 (27.27%) OAuth2
6 3 (27.27%) Linux
7 2 (18.18%) OOP
7 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
7 2 (18.18%) C#
7 2 (18.18%) HTML
7 2 (18.18%) .NET
7 2 (18.18%) MySQL
7 2 (18.18%) CSS
7 2 (18.18%) Web Services
7 2 (18.18%) Content Management
7 2 (18.18%) Ruby
7 2 (18.18%) Web Development
7 2 (18.18%) User Experience
7 2 (18.18%) Celery
7 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (18.18%) Front End Development

Senior 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 5 (45.45%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (9.09%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
2 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 1 (9.09%) Bitbucket
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Django
2 4 (36.36%) Flask
3 3 (27.27%) OAuth2
4 2 (18.18%) .NET
4 2 (18.18%) Celery
4 2 (18.18%) CSS
4 2 (18.18%) HTML
4 2 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (18.18%) Web Services
5 1 (9.09%) jQuery
5 1 (9.09%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
2 1 (9.09%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) TDD
3 4 (36.36%) BDD
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (27.27%) DevOps
5 2 (18.18%) Content Management
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
5 2 (18.18%) Front End Development
5 2 (18.18%) OOP
5 2 (18.18%) Open Source
5 2 (18.18%) Open Source Development
5 2 (18.18%) Web Development
5 2 (18.18%) Web Operations
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 1 (9.09%) Pair Programming
6 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Python
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) Go
4 2 (18.18%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) Ruby
5 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Docker