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 28 June 2016 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 10 22 16
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Contract jobs citing Python 5 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 8.62% 2.07% 4.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.71% 5.66% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 4
Median daily rate £525 £600 £588
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +2.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £480 £550
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £36.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+6.16% +0.68%
Python
London

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
34 53 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 58.62% 36.55% 36.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 35 23
Median daily rate £520 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £275 £433
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £609 £643
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 28 June 2016.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Perl
3 5 (62.50%) Ruby
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL
5 3 (37.50%) CISSP
5 3 (37.50%) Information Security
5 3 (37.50%) Banking
5 3 (37.50%) Snort
5 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (37.50%) Release Management
5 3 (37.50%) Open Source
5 3 (37.50%) Splunk
5 3 (37.50%) SIEM
5 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
5 3 (37.50%) DevOps
6 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (25.00%) Ansible
6 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
6 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (25.00%) Dependency Management
6 2 (25.00%) Puppet
6 2 (25.00%) Hudson
6 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (25.00%) Atlassian
6 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (25.00%) Electronic Trading
6 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS

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 1 (12.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) Hudson
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Build and Configuration Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Build Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Configuration Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Backup Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Build and Release Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Data Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) EMC Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) EMC Storage Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) FX Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Production Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Release and Configuration Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Release Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Security Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Storage Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (12.50%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Solaris
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) DevOps
1 3 (37.50%) Information Security
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) Open Source
1 3 (37.50%) Release Management
1 3 (37.50%) SIEM
1 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (25.00%) Change Management
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Dependency Management
2 2 (25.00%) Electronic Trading
2 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Algorithmic Trading
3 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Perl
2 5 (62.50%) Ruby
3 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CISSP
2 2 (25.00%) CEH
2 2 (25.00%) CISMP
2 2 (25.00%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Ansible
1 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) Grafana
2 1 (12.50%) Graphite
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Splunk
3 2 (25.00%) Atlassian
3 2 (25.00%) Sybase
4 1 (12.50%) EMC
4 1 (12.50%) Veeam
4 1 (12.50%) VMware