The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Python Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python Developer
Rank 319 368 385
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Python Developer 341 254 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.67% 0.50% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.53% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 198 138
Median daily rate £425 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £297 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £43.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £43.75 -
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -
Python Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48408 48020 46900
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.98% 94.73% 94.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 31915 29666 29143
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1365 1919 1953
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

Python Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Python Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Python Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Python Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

Python Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Python Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Python Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Python Developer across the England region.

Python Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Python Developer
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Python Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Python Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +52 232 £450 -18.18% 87
Yorkshire +29 38 £375 +36.36% 6
South East -13 24 £350 -6.66% 21
South West +12 20 £375 -18.07% 6
East of England +17 19 £400 +24.03% 7
North West -10 5 £340 +11.47% 1
East Midlands +9 1 - - 1
West Midlands -33 1 £500 +33.33% 4
Python Developer
UK

Python Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 England region featuring Python Developer in the job title.

1 693 (100.00%) Python
2 315 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 285 (41.13%) JavaScript
4 252 (36.36%) Django
5 214 (30.88%) HTML
6 171 (24.68%) CSS
7 170 (24.53%) TDD
8 160 (23.09%) Linux
9 155 (22.37%) SQL
10 112 (16.16%) Java
11 111 (16.02%) OO
11 111 (16.02%) AngularJS
12 104 (15.01%) NoSQL
13 103 (14.86%) C++
14 100 (14.43%) Git (software)
15 93 (13.42%) MySQL
16 78 (11.26%) Finance
16 78 (11.26%) Computer Science
17 74 (10.68%) HTML5
18 72 (10.39%) Flask
18 72 (10.39%) PostgreSQL
19 71 (10.25%) jQuery
20 70 (10.10%) Software Engineering
21 64 (9.24%) Scrum
22 61 (8.80%) Degree
23 57 (8.23%) REST
24 56 (8.08%) Banking
25 55 (7.94%) Web Development
25 55 (7.94%) C#
25 55 (7.94%) CSS3

Python Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 48 (6.93%) Node.js
2 28 (4.04%) nginx
3 26 (3.75%) Elasticsearch
4 25 (3.61%) CMS
5 18 (2.60%) uWSGI
6 13 (1.88%) Apache
6 13 (1.88%) Apache Spark
7 7 (1.01%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.58%) Confluence
9 3 (0.43%) Gunicorn
10 2 (0.29%) JBoss
10 2 (0.29%) Jetty
10 2 (0.29%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.14%) ExpressionEngine
11 1 (0.14%) Plone
11 1 (0.14%) SAS
11 1 (0.14%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.14%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.14%) WordPress
11 1 (0.14%) Zope
Applications
1 17 (2.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.14%) MS Office
2 1 (0.14%) SPSS
2 1 (0.14%) Weka
Business Applications
1 7 (1.01%) Front Arena
2 6 (0.87%) BigMachines
2 6 (0.87%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.29%) Magento
3 2 (0.29%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 37 (5.34%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (1.88%) GitHub
4 11 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
5 10 (1.44%) Google App Engine
5 10 (1.44%) SaaS
6 8 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (1.15%) Amazon S3
7 6 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (0.58%) CloudFront
9 3 (0.43%) Heroku
10 2 (0.29%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.29%) PaaS
11 1 (0.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.14%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.14%) Google Compute Engine
11 1 (0.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (6.06%) HTTP
2 35 (5.05%) Internet
3 21 (3.03%) TCP/IP
4 15 (2.16%) Bluetooth
4 15 (2.16%) SSL
4 15 (2.16%) Wi-Fi
4 15 (2.16%) X.509
4 15 (2.16%) ZigBee
5 14 (2.02%) 802.15
6 6 (0.87%) DNS
7 5 (0.72%) Firewall
8 4 (0.58%) DVB
8 4 (0.58%) SSH
9 2 (0.29%) Asterisk PBX
9 2 (0.29%) Broadband
9 2 (0.29%) HbbTV
10 1 (0.14%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.14%) Intranet
10 1 (0.14%) Network Security
10 1 (0.14%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (15.01%) NoSQL
2 93 (13.42%) MySQL
3 72 (10.39%) PostgreSQL
4 47 (6.78%) Redis
4 47 (6.78%) Relational Database
5 41 (5.92%) MongoDB
6 27 (3.90%) SQL Server
7 19 (2.74%) Hadoop
8 18 (2.60%) Big Data
9 17 (2.45%) Apache Cassandra
10 10 (1.44%) RDBMS
11 8 (1.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 7 (1.01%) Data Mining
12 7 (1.01%) ObjectStore
13 6 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (0.72%) Apache Hive
14 5 (0.72%) Couchbase
14 5 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (0.72%) Oracle Database
15 3 (0.43%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 100 (14.43%) Git (software)
2 31 (4.47%) Subversion
3 25 (3.61%) JIRA
4 16 (2.31%) Jenkins
5 10 (1.44%) Selenium
6 7 (1.01%) Vagrant
7 6 (0.87%) Oracle APEX
8 5 (0.72%) Grunt
8 5 (0.72%) Maven
9 4 (0.58%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.43%) ClearCase
10 3 (0.43%) Gradle
10 3 (0.43%) gulp
10 3 (0.43%) Hudson
10 3 (0.43%) JUnit
10 3 (0.43%) Mercurial
10 3 (0.43%) Protractor
10 3 (0.43%) Sublime Text
10 3 (0.43%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.43%) WebDriver
General
1 78 (11.26%) Finance
2 56 (8.08%) Banking
3 40 (5.77%) Investment Banking
4 38 (5.48%) Front Office
5 22 (3.17%) Games
6 11 (1.59%) Financial Institution
7 10 (1.44%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.43%) Advertising
8 3 (0.43%) Billing
8 3 (0.43%) Retail
8 3 (0.43%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.29%) Back Office
9 2 (0.29%) Marketing
10 1 (0.14%) Automotive
10 1 (0.14%) Electronics
10 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 252 (36.36%) Django
2 214 (30.88%) HTML
3 171 (24.68%) CSS
4 111 (16.02%) AngularJS
5 74 (10.68%) HTML5
6 72 (10.39%) Flask
7 71 (10.25%) jQuery
8 57 (8.23%) REST
9 55 (7.94%) CSS3
10 51 (7.36%) RESTful
11 48 (6.93%) Web Services
12 46 (6.64%) JSON
13 33 (4.76%) NumPy
14 32 (4.62%) SciPy
15 30 (4.33%) RabbitMQ
16 27 (3.90%) Ajax
17 26 (3.75%) Celery
17 26 (3.75%) Pandas
17 26 (3.75%) React
18 20 (2.89%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 78 (11.26%) Computer Science
2 32 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (3.90%) Mathematics
4 25 (3.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 24 (3.46%) User Experience
6 22 (3.17%) Fixed Income
7 18 (2.60%) Visualisation
8 16 (2.31%) Physics
9 15 (2.16%) Equities
10 13 (1.88%) Fintech
10 13 (1.88%) Hedge funds
11 11 (1.59%) Algorithms
11 11 (1.59%) Internet of Things
11 11 (1.59%) Social Media
12 10 (1.44%) Derivative
12 10 (1.44%) Statistics
13 8 (1.15%) Clustering
14 7 (1.01%) Credit Derivative
14 7 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
14 7 (1.01%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 160 (23.09%) Linux
2 35 (5.05%) Unix
3 26 (3.75%) Windows
4 5 (0.72%) CentOS
4 5 (0.72%) Mac OS
5 4 (0.58%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.43%) Debian
6 3 (0.43%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.29%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.29%) VMS
8 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 315 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 170 (24.53%) TDD
3 111 (16.02%) OO
4 70 (10.10%) Software Engineering
5 64 (9.24%) Scrum
6 55 (7.94%) Web Development
7 49 (7.07%) OOP
8 44 (6.35%) Front End Development
9 40 (5.77%) Unit Testing
10 37 (5.34%) BDD
10 37 (5.34%) High Availability
11 36 (5.19%) Continuous Integration
12 35 (5.05%) DevOps
13 34 (4.91%) Pair Programming
14 32 (4.62%) Open Source
15 31 (4.47%) OOD
16 28 (4.04%) Software Testing
17 26 (3.75%) Analytics
18 25 (3.61%) Kanban
18 25 (3.61%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 693 (100.00%) Python
2 285 (41.13%) JavaScript
3 155 (22.37%) SQL
4 112 (16.16%) Java
5 103 (14.86%) C++
6 55 (7.94%) C#
7 47 (6.78%) Ruby
8 43 (6.20%) PHP
9 37 (5.34%) Bash Shell
9 37 (5.34%) C
9 37 (5.34%) Perl
10 28 (4.04%) Scala
11 19 (2.74%) Go
12 18 (2.60%) R
13 11 (1.59%) MATLAB
14 8 (1.15%) VBA
15 7 (1.01%) Shell Script
16 6 (0.87%) Apex Code
17 5 (0.72%) PHP 5
18 4 (0.58%) IronPython
Qualifications
1 61 (8.80%) Degree
2 10 (1.44%) Security Cleared
3 6 (0.87%) PhD
4 5 (0.72%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.29%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.14%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.14%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.61%) QA
2 8 (1.15%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.29%) OIPF
4 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.14%) FedRAMP
System Software
1 47 (6.78%) Docker
2 1 (0.14%) GridGain
2 1 (0.14%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 10 (1.44%) Puppet
2 9 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.58%) Ansible
4 3 (0.43%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.29%) Grafana
5 2 (0.29%) Graphite
5 2 (0.29%) logstash
6 1 (0.14%) Dokku
6 1 (0.14%) Mesos
6 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (0.14%) Salt
Vendors
1 31 (4.47%) Oracle
2 17 (2.45%) Google
3 10 (1.44%) Zend
4 6 (0.87%) Microsoft
4 6 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (0.87%) Siebel
5 4 (0.58%) Red Hat
5 4 (0.58%) ServiceNow
5 4 (0.58%) Tableau
6 3 (0.43%) Atlassian
6 3 (0.43%) IBM
6 3 (0.43%) Twitter
7 2 (0.29%) ATG
7 2 (0.29%) Bloomberg
7 2 (0.29%) Brocade
7 2 (0.29%) Cisco
7 2 (0.29%) EMC
7 2 (0.29%) Hitachi
7 2 (0.29%) NetApp
7 2 (0.29%) TIBCO
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