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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python Developer
Rank 332 399 345
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -54
Contract jobs requiring a Python Developer 329 250 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.66% 0.48% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.50% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 183 227
Median daily rate £450 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £398 £374
% change year-on-year
+6.91% +6.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Median hourly rate £41.00 £35.25 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.31% -2.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £29.45 £35.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £41.05 £37.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £35.25 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+14.89% -2.75%
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
47525 49547 47656
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.69% 95.00% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 31298 32087 29344
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1474 1872 1909
Median hourly rate £17.17 £17.06 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.61% +2.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 30 August 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 +47 256 £450 -10.00% 99
South East +15 19 £450 +12.50% 9
East of England +23 18 £450 +20.00% 8
North West -6 9 £425 +6.25% 3
South West +10 7 £438 +2.94% 6
Yorkshire 0 7 £375 - 3
North East -13 4 £450 -15.09%
West Midlands -36 4 £325 -21.21% 4
Midlands - 2 - -
East Midlands -3 1 - - 3
Python Developer
UK

Python Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 667 (100.00%) Python
2 277 (41.53%) Agile Software Development
3 244 (36.58%) Django
4 189 (28.34%) JavaScript
5 174 (26.09%) Linux
6 164 (24.59%) TDD
7 133 (19.94%) SQL
8 119 (17.84%) Java
9 118 (17.69%) HTML
10 111 (16.64%) PostgreSQL
11 110 (16.49%) Flask
12 102 (15.29%) CSS
13 99 (14.84%) C++
14 92 (13.79%) OO
15 87 (13.04%) MySQL
16 82 (12.29%) DevOps
17 76 (11.39%) Git (software)
18 74 (11.09%) BDD
19 66 (9.90%) AngularJS
20 60 (9.00%) Web Development
20 60 (9.00%) Continuous Integration
21 59 (8.85%) HTML5
22 58 (8.70%) Pair Programming
23 53 (7.95%) NoSQL
24 52 (7.80%) Finance
25 51 (7.65%) Amazon AWS
26 50 (7.50%) RabbitMQ
26 50 (7.50%) Web Services
27 49 (7.35%) Scrum
27 49 (7.35%) MongoDB

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 49 (7.35%) Elasticsearch
2 37 (5.55%) nginx
3 21 (3.15%) uWSGI
4 14 (2.10%) Apache
4 14 (2.10%) CMS
4 14 (2.10%) WebSphere
5 12 (1.80%) Apache Spark
6 3 (0.45%) Apache Solr
6 3 (0.45%) Jetty
6 3 (0.45%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.30%) Confluence
7 2 (0.30%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.15%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.15%) Drupal
8 1 (0.15%) IIS
8 1 (0.15%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.15%) SAS
8 1 (0.15%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (2.55%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.15%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 2 (0.30%) Odoo
2 1 (0.15%) Magento
2 1 (0.15%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 51 (7.65%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (1.95%) AWS CloudFormation
3 11 (1.65%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.75%) GitHub
5 5 (0.75%) Google App Engine
5 5 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (0.75%) Heroku
6 4 (0.60%) SaaS
7 3 (0.45%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.45%) OpenShift
7 3 (0.45%) PaaS
8 2 (0.30%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.15%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 35 (5.25%) HTTP
2 8 (1.20%) DVB
3 7 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (0.75%) Internet
4 5 (0.75%) LDAP
5 4 (0.60%) DNS
5 4 (0.60%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.45%) Firewall
7 2 (0.30%) 802.15
7 2 (0.30%) Asterisk PBX
7 2 (0.30%) Bluetooth
7 2 (0.30%) SSL
7 2 (0.30%) WebEx
7 2 (0.30%) X.509
7 2 (0.30%) ZigBee
8 1 (0.15%) Intranet
8 1 (0.15%) Softphone
8 1 (0.15%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (16.64%) PostgreSQL
2 87 (13.04%) MySQL
3 53 (7.95%) NoSQL
4 49 (7.35%) MongoDB
5 26 (3.90%) SQL Server
6 25 (3.75%) Redis
7 21 (3.15%) Relational Database
8 17 (2.55%) Big Data
9 15 (2.25%) Hadoop
10 14 (2.10%) ObjectStore
11 9 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
12 7 (1.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 7 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (0.75%) Couchbase
14 5 (0.75%) InfluxDB
15 4 (0.60%) HBase
16 3 (0.45%) KDB
16 3 (0.45%) Neo4j
17 2 (0.30%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 76 (11.39%) Git (software)
2 36 (5.40%) Jenkins
3 29 (4.35%) JIRA
4 26 (3.90%) Subversion
5 11 (1.65%) Vagrant
6 5 (0.75%) Maven
7 4 (0.60%) Cucumber
7 4 (0.60%) JUnit
7 4 (0.60%) Selenium
8 3 (0.45%) ClearCase
8 3 (0.45%) Mockito
9 2 (0.30%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.30%) Grunt
9 2 (0.30%) Hudson
9 2 (0.30%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.30%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.15%) Appium
10 1 (0.15%) GitLab
10 1 (0.15%) gulp
10 1 (0.15%) Protractor
General
1 52 (7.80%) Finance
2 41 (6.15%) Banking
3 30 (4.50%) Front Office
4 29 (4.35%) Investment Banking
5 18 (2.70%) Games
6 10 (1.50%) Marketing
7 8 (1.20%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.05%) Retail
9 6 (0.90%) Advertising
9 6 (0.90%) Military
10 4 (0.60%) Back Office
11 3 (0.45%) Electronics
11 3 (0.45%) Legal
12 2 (0.30%) French Language
12 2 (0.30%) Law
12 2 (0.30%) Publishing
13 1 (0.15%) German Language
13 1 (0.15%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.15%) Mandarin Language
13 1 (0.15%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 244 (36.58%) Django
2 118 (17.69%) HTML
3 110 (16.49%) Flask
4 102 (15.29%) CSS
5 66 (9.90%) AngularJS
6 59 (8.85%) HTML5
7 50 (7.50%) RabbitMQ
7 50 (7.50%) Web Services
8 49 (7.35%) CSS3
9 48 (7.20%) Node.js
10 46 (6.90%) RESTful
11 36 (5.40%) OAuth2
12 33 (4.95%) JSON
13 27 (4.05%) LEMP Stack
14 26 (3.90%) jQuery
14 26 (3.90%) NumPy
15 22 (3.30%) REST
16 20 (3.00%) SciPy
17 19 (2.85%) Pandas
17 19 (2.85%) React
Miscellaneous
1 38 (5.70%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (4.20%) Computer Science
3 24 (3.60%) Algorithms
4 18 (2.70%) Market Risk
5 17 (2.55%) Derivative
5 17 (2.55%) Mathematics
6 16 (2.40%) Visualisation
7 14 (2.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 13 (1.95%) Credit Risk
8 13 (1.95%) Device Driver
9 12 (1.80%) Fixed Income
9 12 (1.80%) STB
10 10 (1.50%) Fintech
11 9 (1.35%) Hedge funds
11 9 (1.35%) Statistics
11 9 (1.35%) User Experience
12 8 (1.20%) Digital TV
12 8 (1.20%) Physics
12 8 (1.20%) Raspberry Pi
13 7 (1.05%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 174 (26.09%) Linux
2 48 (7.20%) Unix
3 26 (3.90%) Windows
4 12 (1.80%) Mac OS
5 7 (1.05%) VMS
6 5 (0.75%) Mac OS X
7 4 (0.60%) Android
8 3 (0.45%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.15%) Solaris
9 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 277 (41.53%) Agile Software Development
2 164 (24.59%) TDD
3 92 (13.79%) OO
4 82 (12.29%) DevOps
5 74 (11.09%) BDD
6 60 (9.00%) Continuous Integration
6 60 (9.00%) Web Development
7 58 (8.70%) Pair Programming
8 49 (7.35%) Scrum
9 42 (6.30%) OOP
10 41 (6.15%) Software Engineering
11 37 (5.55%) Analytics
12 33 (4.95%) Multithreading
13 31 (4.65%) High Availability
14 26 (3.90%) Microservices
14 26 (3.90%) Open Source
15 25 (3.75%) Code Optimisation
15 25 (3.75%) Unit Testing
16 23 (3.45%) Risk Management
17 22 (3.30%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 667 (100.00%) Python
2 189 (28.34%) JavaScript
3 133 (19.94%) SQL
4 119 (17.84%) Java
5 99 (14.84%) C++
6 37 (5.55%) C#
7 35 (5.25%) PHP
7 35 (5.25%) Ruby
8 31 (4.65%) Scala
9 25 (3.75%) Shell Script
10 22 (3.30%) R
11 21 (3.15%) C
12 19 (2.85%) Bash Shell
12 19 (2.85%) Perl
13 15 (2.25%) Go
14 12 (1.80%) MATLAB
15 6 (0.90%) VBA
16 5 (0.75%) Clojure
16 5 (0.75%) Korn
17 4 (0.60%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 33 (4.95%) Security Cleared
2 28 (4.20%) Degree
3 16 (2.40%) BPSS Clearance
4 14 (2.10%) SC Cleared
5 5 (0.75%) DV Cleared
5 5 (0.75%) PhD
6 4 (0.60%) DBS Check
7 3 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.15%) QA
2 5 (0.75%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.15%) SDET
System Software
1 35 (5.25%) Docker
2 8 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.15%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (1.95%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (1.35%) Puppet
3 7 (1.05%) Grafana
4 6 (0.90%) Ansible
5 2 (0.30%) Kibana
5 2 (0.30%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.30%) logstash
5 2 (0.30%) Mesos
5 2 (0.30%) StatsD
6 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.15%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 15 (2.25%) Oracle
2 10 (1.50%) Google
3 8 (1.20%) VMware
4 7 (1.05%) Microsoft
5 6 (0.90%) Twitter
6 4 (0.60%) Red Hat
7 3 (0.45%) Apple
7 3 (0.45%) Facebook
7 3 (0.45%) Infragistics
8 2 (0.30%) Bloomberg
8 2 (0.30%) Cisco
8 2 (0.30%) Informatica
8 2 (0.30%) New Relic
8 2 (0.30%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.15%) hybris
9 1 (0.15%) IBM
9 1 (0.15%) MapR
9 1 (0.15%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.15%) Reuters
9 1 (0.15%) Zend
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