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 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python Developer
Rank 318 359 361
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Python Developer 341 276 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.68% 0.55% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.58% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 221 181
Median daily rate £425 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £53.00 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.77% +12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
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
47502 47488 45467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.92% 94.71% 94.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 31380 29845 28550
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1349 1884 1941
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

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 28 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
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 28 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 +33 238 £450 -14.28% 97
Yorkshire +39 40 £375 -14.28% 3
South West +7 22 £375 -21.54% 5
South East -20 14 £406 +8.33% 14
East of England +11 13 £453 +20.66% 3
North West +2 8 £345 +15.00% 2
West Midlands -33 2 £500 +33.33% 3
East Midlands +12 1 - - 2
North East - 1 £625 - 2
Python Developer
UK

Python Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 686 (100.00%) Python
2 303 (44.17%) Agile Software Development
3 259 (37.76%) JavaScript
4 238 (34.69%) Django
5 186 (27.11%) HTML
6 173 (25.22%) Linux
7 162 (23.62%) TDD
8 156 (22.74%) SQL
9 151 (22.01%) CSS
10 116 (16.91%) Java
11 104 (15.16%) C++
12 100 (14.58%) OO
12 100 (14.58%) AngularJS
13 95 (13.85%) Git (software)
14 90 (13.12%) NoSQL
15 88 (12.83%) MySQL
16 78 (11.37%) PostgreSQL
17 77 (11.22%) Flask
18 70 (10.20%) Finance
19 68 (9.91%) Software Engineering
19 68 (9.91%) jQuery
20 67 (9.77%) Computer Science
21 65 (9.48%) HTML5
22 60 (8.75%) Scrum
23 58 (8.45%) Degree
23 58 (8.45%) Docker
24 55 (8.02%) Continuous Integration
25 53 (7.73%) Redis
26 52 (7.58%) RESTful
26 52 (7.58%) C#

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 (7.14%) Node.js
2 31 (4.52%) nginx
3 26 (3.79%) CMS
4 25 (3.64%) Elasticsearch
5 21 (3.06%) uWSGI
6 14 (2.04%) Apache Spark
7 11 (1.60%) Apache
8 10 (1.46%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.58%) Jetty
9 4 (0.58%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.44%) Confluence
10 3 (0.44%) Gunicorn
11 1 (0.15%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.15%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.15%) ExpressionEngine
11 1 (0.15%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.15%) Plone
11 1 (0.15%) SAS
11 1 (0.15%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.15%) Zope
Applications
1 18 (2.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.15%) MS Office
2 1 (0.15%) SPSS
2 1 (0.15%) Weka
Business Applications
1 6 (0.87%) Front Arena
2 5 (0.73%) BigMachines
2 5 (0.73%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.29%) Magento
3 2 (0.29%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 41 (5.98%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (2.19%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (1.60%) Google Cloud Platform
5 10 (1.46%) Google App Engine
6 9 (1.31%) SaaS
7 7 (1.02%) Amazon S3
7 7 (1.02%) AWS CloudFormation
7 7 (1.02%) GitHub
8 6 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (0.58%) CloudFront
10 3 (0.44%) Heroku
11 2 (0.29%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (0.29%) PaaS
12 1 (0.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.15%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 43 (6.27%) HTTP
2 22 (3.21%) Internet
3 13 (1.90%) TCP/IP
4 10 (1.46%) Bluetooth
4 10 (1.46%) Wi-Fi
4 10 (1.46%) ZigBee
5 9 (1.31%) 802.15
5 9 (1.31%) SSL
5 9 (1.31%) X.509
6 6 (0.87%) DNS
7 4 (0.58%) DVB
7 4 (0.58%) Firewall
8 3 (0.44%) SSH
9 2 (0.29%) Asterisk PBX
9 2 (0.29%) Broadband
9 2 (0.29%) HbbTV
9 2 (0.29%) LDAP
10 1 (0.15%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.15%) Intranet
10 1 (0.15%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (13.12%) NoSQL
2 88 (12.83%) MySQL
3 78 (11.37%) PostgreSQL
4 53 (7.73%) Redis
5 40 (5.83%) MongoDB
5 40 (5.83%) Relational Database
6 24 (3.50%) SQL Server
7 22 (3.21%) Big Data
8 20 (2.92%) Hadoop
9 13 (1.90%) Apache Cassandra
10 10 (1.46%) ObjectStore
11 9 (1.31%) Amazon RDS
12 8 (1.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 8 (1.17%) Data Mining
12 8 (1.17%) RDBMS
13 7 (1.02%) Couchbase
14 6 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 5 (0.73%) Apache Hive
16 4 (0.58%) InfluxDB
16 4 (0.58%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 95 (13.85%) Git (software)
2 31 (4.52%) Subversion
3 21 (3.06%) JIRA
4 19 (2.77%) Jenkins
5 10 (1.46%) Selenium
6 8 (1.17%) Vagrant
7 5 (0.73%) JUnit
7 5 (0.73%) Maven
7 5 (0.73%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (0.58%) Grunt
8 4 (0.58%) Mockito
8 4 (0.58%) TeamCity
8 4 (0.58%) WebDriver
9 3 (0.44%) ClearCase
9 3 (0.44%) gulp
9 3 (0.44%) Mercurial
9 3 (0.44%) Protractor
9 3 (0.44%) Sublime Text
10 2 (0.29%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.29%) Gradle
General
1 70 (10.20%) Finance
2 42 (6.12%) Banking
3 35 (5.10%) Front Office
4 29 (4.23%) Investment Banking
5 17 (2.48%) Games
6 9 (1.31%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.02%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.58%) Advertising
9 3 (0.44%) Marketing
9 3 (0.44%) Retail
9 3 (0.44%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.29%) Electronics
10 2 (0.29%) Military
11 1 (0.15%) Automotive
11 1 (0.15%) Back Office
11 1 (0.15%) Billing
11 1 (0.15%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 238 (34.69%) Django
2 186 (27.11%) HTML
3 151 (22.01%) CSS
4 100 (14.58%) AngularJS
5 77 (11.22%) Flask
6 68 (9.91%) jQuery
7 65 (9.48%) HTML5
8 52 (7.58%) RESTful
9 49 (7.14%) CSS3
10 44 (6.41%) REST
11 42 (6.12%) Web Services
12 41 (5.98%) JSON
13 36 (5.25%) NumPy
14 35 (5.10%) SciPy
15 33 (4.81%) RabbitMQ
16 30 (4.37%) Pandas
17 27 (3.94%) Celery
18 23 (3.35%) LEMP Stack
19 22 (3.21%) React
20 21 (3.06%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 67 (9.77%) Computer Science
2 36 (5.25%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (3.64%) Mathematics
4 23 (3.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 20 (2.92%) User Experience
6 17 (2.48%) Algorithms
6 17 (2.48%) Fixed Income
7 15 (2.19%) Visualisation
8 13 (1.90%) Fintech
8 13 (1.90%) Hedge funds
8 13 (1.90%) Physics
9 11 (1.60%) Equities
9 11 (1.60%) Statistics
10 9 (1.31%) Derivative
11 8 (1.17%) Internet of Things
11 8 (1.17%) Mobile App
11 8 (1.17%) Social Media
12 7 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (1.02%) Market Risk
13 6 (0.87%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 173 (25.22%) Linux
2 48 (7.00%) Unix
3 27 (3.94%) Windows
4 15 (2.19%) Mac OS
5 3 (0.44%) CentOS
5 3 (0.44%) Debian
5 3 (0.44%) Mac OS X
5 3 (0.44%) Ubuntu
5 3 (0.44%) VMS
6 1 (0.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 303 (44.17%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (23.62%) TDD
3 100 (14.58%) OO
4 68 (9.91%) Software Engineering
5 60 (8.75%) Scrum
6 55 (8.02%) Continuous Integration
7 50 (7.29%) Web Development
8 48 (7.00%) DevOps
8 48 (7.00%) OOP
9 47 (6.85%) Pair Programming
10 39 (5.69%) Unit Testing
11 34 (4.96%) High Availability
12 33 (4.81%) Front End Development
13 32 (4.66%) OOD
14 30 (4.37%) Analytics
14 30 (4.37%) BDD
15 27 (3.94%) Open Source
16 25 (3.64%) Multithreading
17 22 (3.21%) Code Optimisation
17 22 (3.21%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 686 (100.00%) Python
2 259 (37.76%) JavaScript
3 156 (22.74%) SQL
4 116 (16.91%) Java
5 104 (15.16%) C++
6 52 (7.58%) C#
7 46 (6.71%) Ruby
8 40 (5.83%) PHP
9 30 (4.37%) Bash Shell
9 30 (4.37%) C
9 30 (4.37%) Perl
10 28 (4.08%) Scala
11 24 (3.50%) R
12 16 (2.33%) Go
13 14 (2.04%) Shell Script
14 13 (1.90%) MATLAB
15 7 (1.02%) VBA
16 5 (0.73%) Apex Code
16 5 (0.73%) PHP 5
17 4 (0.58%) Korn
Qualifications
1 58 (8.45%) Degree
2 15 (2.19%) Security Cleared
3 9 (1.31%) BPSS Clearance
4 7 (1.02%) PhD
5 3 (0.44%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.15%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.15%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.15%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.23%) QA
2 8 (1.17%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.29%) OIPF
4 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.15%) FedRAMP
System Software
1 58 (8.45%) Docker
2 5 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.15%) GridGain
3 1 (0.15%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 11 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (1.17%) Puppet
3 5 (0.73%) Grafana
4 3 (0.44%) Kubernetes
4 3 (0.44%) logstash
5 2 (0.29%) Ansible
6 1 (0.15%) Dokku
6 1 (0.15%) Graphite
6 1 (0.15%) Kibana
6 1 (0.15%) Mesos
6 1 (0.15%) StatsD
Vendors
1 27 (3.94%) Oracle
2 12 (1.75%) Google
3 8 (1.17%) Zend
4 6 (0.87%) Microsoft
4 6 (0.87%) VMware
5 5 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (0.73%) Siebel
6 3 (0.44%) Atlassian
6 3 (0.44%) Red Hat
6 3 (0.44%) Tableau
6 3 (0.44%) Twitter
7 2 (0.29%) ATG
7 2 (0.29%) Bloomberg
7 2 (0.29%) Demandware
7 2 (0.29%) hybris
7 2 (0.29%) IBM
7 2 (0.29%) Infragistics
7 2 (0.29%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.15%) HP
8 1 (0.15%) SunGard
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