The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
London / Docklands, London
Rank 10 13 17
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs citing Python 7 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 12.07% 1.67% 2.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.58% 5.00% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Median daily rate £543 £475 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.21% -7.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £503
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £475 £527
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.63 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-5.36% +10.06%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Docklands, London region.

Programming Languages Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
31 20 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 53.45% 33.33% 31.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 20
Median daily rate £543 £478 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.49% +24.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £383 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £616 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Docklands, London region citing Python as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Python across the Docklands, London region.

Python Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Python
Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Docklands, London region with a requirement for Python.

1 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) Banking
3 6 (46.15%) Finance
3 6 (46.15%) Investment Banking
3 6 (46.15%) Java
4 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 5 (38.46%) Hadoop
4 5 (38.46%) Open Source
4 5 (38.46%) HBase
4 5 (38.46%) Apache Spark
5 4 (30.77%) Hadoop YARN
5 4 (30.77%) HDFS
5 4 (30.77%) Big Data
5 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
5 4 (30.77%) Perl
5 4 (30.77%) C++
5 4 (30.77%) Unix
6 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
6 3 (23.08%) Apache Hive
6 3 (23.08%) MapReduce
6 3 (23.08%) Cloudera
7 2 (15.38%) Sqoop
7 2 (15.38%) Automation Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
7 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (15.38%) Build Automation
7 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
7 2 (15.38%) R
7 2 (15.38%) Splunk
7 2 (15.38%) SIEM

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, 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 (38.46%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Kerberos
1 2 (15.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Hadoop
1 5 (38.46%) HBase
2 4 (30.77%) Big Data
3 3 (23.08%) Apache Hive
4 2 (15.38%) Cloudera CDH
4 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
4 2 (15.38%) Sqoop
5 1 (7.69%) MySQL
5 1 (7.69%) Parquet
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
5 1 (7.69%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
1 2 (15.38%) Maven
1 2 (15.38%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (53.85%) Banking
2 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Investment Banking
3 2 (15.38%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Big Data Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Credit Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Credit Risk Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Data Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Data Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) FX Test Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Qualitative Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Quantitative Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Risk Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Big Data Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking C++ Developer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Apache Avro
1 1 (7.69%) Matplotlib
1 1 (7.69%) NumPy
1 1 (7.69%) Pandas
1 1 (7.69%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Credit Risk
1 2 (15.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (7.69%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Unix
3 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Open Source
2 3 (23.08%) MapReduce
2 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
3 2 (15.38%) Automation Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Build Automation
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
3 2 (15.38%) ETL
3 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Security Operations
3 2 (15.38%) Service Management
3 2 (15.38%) SIEM
3 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (7.69%) Cluster Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
3 4 (30.77%) C++
3 4 (30.77%) Perl
4 2 (15.38%) Korn
4 2 (15.38%) R
4 2 (15.38%) Ruby
5 1 (7.69%) C
5 1 (7.69%) Scala
5 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) CEH
1 2 (15.38%) CISMP
1 2 (15.38%) CISSP
1 2 (15.38%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) HDFS
2 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (15.38%) Grafana
2 2 (15.38%) Graphite
2 2 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (15.38%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Cloudera
2 2 (15.38%) SaltStack
2 2 (15.38%) Splunk
3 1 (7.69%) Netezza
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Teradata