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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 12 14 20
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Contract jobs citing Python 7 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 13.73% 4.55% 1.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.00% 12.90% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 2
Median daily rate £575 £425 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% -17.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £331 £503
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £475 £527
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +45.16%
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
35 31 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 68.63% 35.23% 36.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 23 34
Median daily rate £550 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £313 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £623 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 4 December 2016.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 9 (75.00%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Finance
3 6 (50.00%) Java
3 6 (50.00%) Open Source
4 5 (41.67%) Hadoop
4 5 (41.67%) HBase
4 5 (41.67%) Apache Spark
4 5 (41.67%) Banking
5 4 (33.33%) Investment Banking
5 4 (33.33%) Perl
5 4 (33.33%) Hadoop YARN
5 4 (33.33%) HDFS
5 4 (33.33%) Big Data
6 3 (25.00%) Splunk
6 3 (25.00%) SIEM
6 3 (25.00%) MapReduce
6 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (25.00%) Apache Hive
6 3 (25.00%) Cloudera
6 3 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (25.00%) C++
6 3 (25.00%) ITIL
6 3 (25.00%) Unix
6 3 (25.00%) CISSP
6 3 (25.00%) Ruby
6 3 (25.00%) Snort
6 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (25.00%) Information Security
7 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
7 2 (16.67%) CEH

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 (41.67%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Kerberos
1 2 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Hadoop
1 5 (41.67%) HBase
2 4 (33.33%) Big Data
3 3 (25.00%) Apache Hive
4 2 (16.67%) Cloudera CDH
4 2 (16.67%) Sqoop
5 1 (8.33%) MySQL
5 1 (8.33%) Parquet
5 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (8.33%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) Maven
1 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Banking
3 4 (33.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Big Data Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Credit Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Credit Risk Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Data Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Data Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Qualitative Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Quantitative Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Risk Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Big Data Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Big Data Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) FX Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Avro
1 1 (8.33%) Matplotlib
1 1 (8.33%) NumPy
1 1 (8.33%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Credit Risk
2 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Unix
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Open Source
2 3 (25.00%) Information Security
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) MapReduce
2 3 (25.00%) SIEM
2 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) ETL
3 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 2 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Big Data Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Build Automation
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Machine Learning
4 1 (8.33%) SDLC
4 1 (8.33%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) Perl
3 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (25.00%) C++
3 3 (25.00%) Ruby
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) R
5 1 (8.33%) C
5 1 (8.33%) Korn
5 1 (8.33%) Scala
5 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) CISSP
2 2 (16.67%) CEH
2 2 (16.67%) CISMP
2 2 (16.67%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) HDFS
2 3 (25.00%) Snort
3 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (16.67%) Grafana
2 2 (16.67%) Graphite
2 2 (16.67%) Nagios
3 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Cloudera
1 3 (25.00%) Splunk
2 2 (16.67%) SaltStack
3 1 (8.33%) Netezza
3 1 (8.33%) Teradata