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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python Developer
UK / England
Rank 263 281 354
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +73
Contract jobs requiring a Python Developer 355 348 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.85% 0.76% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 0.80% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 272 169
Median daily rate £500 £450 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £340 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 15
Median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

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
39347 43465 43051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.73% 94.90% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 25790 28106 27435
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1337 1598 1727
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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 -8 240 £525 +5.00% 115
South East +22 45 £518 +38.00% 12
Yorkshire +34 19 £350 -33.33% 4
East of England +2 18 £475 +18.75% 8
North West +33 14 £500 +52.67% 7
South West 0 9 £438 +16.66% 7
West Midlands -4 6 £325 +8.33% 1
East Midlands - 2 - - 2
North East -15 1 - - 3
South Coast - 1 £450 -
Python Developer
UK

Python Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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.

1 709 (100.00%) Python
2 287 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
3 269 (37.94%) Django
4 176 (24.82%) JavaScript
5 156 (22.00%) Java
6 147 (20.73%) TDD
7 142 (20.03%) Linux
8 128 (18.05%) SQL
9 112 (15.80%) HTML
10 111 (15.66%) OO
10 111 (15.66%) Flask
11 109 (15.37%) CSS
12 106 (14.95%) C++
13 98 (13.82%) Banking
13 98 (13.82%) Git (software)
14 85 (11.99%) PostgreSQL
15 77 (10.86%) Finance
15 77 (10.86%) DevOps
16 70 (9.87%) BDD
16 70 (9.87%) Amazon AWS
17 63 (8.89%) Investment Banking
18 57 (8.04%) C#
19 56 (7.90%) Computer Science
19 56 (7.90%) AngularJS
19 56 (7.90%) Analytics
20 53 (7.48%) Web Services
21 52 (7.33%) Front Office
21 52 (7.33%) Docker
22 51 (7.19%) Web Development
23 49 (6.91%) MySQL

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 45 (6.35%) Elasticsearch
2 28 (3.95%) Apache Spark
3 20 (2.82%) Apache
4 18 (2.54%) CMS
5 14 (1.97%) nginx
6 13 (1.83%) OpenStack
7 9 (1.27%) Confluence
8 6 (0.85%) Cloud Foundry
9 5 (0.71%) SAS
10 4 (0.56%) Apache Solr
10 4 (0.56%) IBM HTTP Server
10 4 (0.56%) uWSGI
11 3 (0.42%) Drupal
11 3 (0.42%) IPython
12 2 (0.28%) Facebook Platform
12 2 (0.28%) WordPress
13 1 (0.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 1 (0.14%) Gunicorn
13 1 (0.14%) Jupyter
13 1 (0.14%) Tornado
Applications
1 29 (4.09%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.42%) FINCAD Analytics
2 1 (0.14%) Odoo
2 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 70 (9.87%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (1.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (1.83%) GitHub
4 7 (0.99%) Heroku
5 6 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.56%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (0.56%) OpenShift
7 3 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.42%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.42%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.28%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.28%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (0.28%) Amazon Kinesis
8 2 (0.28%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.28%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.28%) PaaS
9 1 (0.14%) Datadog
9 1 (0.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (5.64%) HTTP
2 19 (2.68%) TCP/IP
3 11 (1.55%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (0.99%) ICMP
4 7 (0.99%) Internet
4 7 (0.99%) SSH
5 4 (0.56%) Skype
6 2 (0.28%) DVB
6 2 (0.28%) FTP
6 2 (0.28%) LDAP
6 2 (0.28%) NGN
6 2 (0.28%) SSL
6 2 (0.28%) WebEx
6 2 (0.28%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.14%) 802.15
7 1 (0.14%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.14%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (0.14%) SNMP
7 1 (0.14%) X.509
7 1 (0.14%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (11.99%) PostgreSQL
2 49 (6.91%) MySQL
3 48 (6.77%) Big Data
4 47 (6.63%) SQL Server
5 43 (6.06%) Hadoop
6 40 (5.64%) NoSQL
7 35 (4.94%) MongoDB
8 30 (4.23%) Redis
9 25 (3.53%) Relational Database
10 18 (2.54%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (1.27%) DB2
12 8 (1.13%) HBase
12 8 (1.13%) RDBMS
13 6 (0.85%) Neo4j
14 5 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
15 4 (0.56%) DataStax
16 3 (0.42%) Amazon RDS
16 3 (0.42%) Apache Hive
16 3 (0.42%) KDB
16 3 (0.42%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 98 (13.82%) Git (software)
2 37 (5.22%) Subversion
3 34 (4.80%) Jenkins
4 30 (4.23%) JIRA
5 16 (2.26%) TeamCity
6 11 (1.55%) Vagrant
7 10 (1.41%) Bitbucket
7 10 (1.41%) Selenium
8 6 (0.85%) Gerrit
9 5 (0.71%) Cucumber
9 5 (0.71%) Travis CI
10 4 (0.56%) Android Studio
10 4 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (0.56%) Gradle
10 4 (0.56%) Karma Test Runner
11 3 (0.42%) Codeship
11 3 (0.42%) GoCD
12 2 (0.28%) gulp
12 2 (0.28%) Maven
13 1 (0.14%) Eclipse
General
1 98 (13.82%) Banking
2 77 (10.86%) Finance
3 63 (8.89%) Investment Banking
4 52 (7.33%) Front Office
5 12 (1.69%) Telecoms
6 11 (1.55%) Retail
7 8 (1.13%) Back Office
7 8 (1.13%) Games
8 7 (0.99%) Marketing
9 5 (0.71%) Billing
9 5 (0.71%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.71%) Legal
10 4 (0.56%) Advertising
11 3 (0.42%) Electronics
11 3 (0.42%) Law
11 3 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.28%) Military
12 2 (0.28%) Publishing
13 1 (0.14%) Mandarin Language
13 1 (0.14%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 269 (37.94%) Django
2 112 (15.80%) HTML
3 111 (15.66%) Flask
4 109 (15.37%) CSS
5 56 (7.90%) AngularJS
6 53 (7.48%) Web Services
7 47 (6.63%) RabbitMQ
8 46 (6.49%) JSON
9 39 (5.50%) REST
10 38 (5.36%) Pandas
11 36 (5.08%) NumPy
11 36 (5.08%) RESTful
12 33 (4.65%) jQuery
13 31 (4.37%) HTML5
14 27 (3.81%) CSS3
15 26 (3.67%) XML
16 23 (3.24%) Celery
17 22 (3.10%) Node.js
18 21 (2.96%) OAuth2
18 21 (2.96%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 56 (7.90%) Computer Science
2 33 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (3.67%) Algorithms
3 26 (3.67%) Fixed Income
4 17 (2.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 17 (2.40%) User Experience
5 16 (2.26%) Management Information System
6 15 (2.12%) Visualisation
7 14 (1.97%) Credit Risk
7 14 (1.97%) Data Structures
7 14 (1.97%) Derivative
7 14 (1.97%) Market Risk
8 13 (1.83%) Artificial Intelligence
8 13 (1.83%) Mathematics
9 12 (1.69%) Raspberry Pi
10 10 (1.41%) Social Media
11 9 (1.27%) Device Driver
11 9 (1.27%) Reference Data
11 9 (1.27%) Statistics
12 8 (1.13%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 142 (20.03%) Linux
2 46 (6.49%) Unix
3 30 (4.23%) Windows
4 13 (1.83%) Android
4 13 (1.83%) CentOS
5 12 (1.69%) Ubuntu
6 10 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (0.99%) Apple iOS
7 7 (0.99%) Debian
8 4 (0.56%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.42%) VMS
10 2 (0.28%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 287 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (20.73%) TDD
3 111 (15.66%) OO
4 77 (10.86%) DevOps
5 70 (9.87%) BDD
6 56 (7.90%) Analytics
7 51 (7.19%) Web Development
8 48 (6.77%) Software Engineering
9 46 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
10 43 (6.06%) OOP
11 39 (5.50%) Open Source
12 35 (4.94%) Scrum
13 34 (4.80%) Machine Learning
14 31 (4.37%) Pair Programming
15 29 (4.09%) Microservices
15 29 (4.09%) SDLC
16 27 (3.81%) Mentoring
17 22 (3.10%) API Development
18 21 (2.96%) Front End Development
19 20 (2.82%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 709 (100.00%) Python
2 176 (24.82%) JavaScript
3 156 (22.00%) Java
4 128 (18.05%) SQL
5 106 (14.95%) C++
6 57 (8.04%) C#
7 37 (5.22%) Scala
8 34 (4.80%) C
8 34 (4.80%) Ruby
9 32 (4.51%) Bash Shell
10 28 (3.95%) R
11 27 (3.81%) PHP
12 24 (3.39%) Go
13 21 (2.96%) Perl
14 12 (1.69%) Shell Script
15 11 (1.55%) MATLAB
16 7 (0.99%) F#
17 4 (0.56%) Clojure
18 3 (0.42%) CoffeeScript
18 3 (0.42%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 38 (5.36%) Degree
2 22 (3.10%) Security Cleared
3 14 (1.97%) SC Cleared
4 12 (1.69%) PhD
5 6 (0.85%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.28%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.14%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.67%) QA
2 3 (0.42%) SDET
3 2 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.28%) GCP
4 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.14%) WCAG
System Software
1 52 (7.33%) Docker
2 7 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.42%) HDFS
3 3 (0.42%) LXC
4 1 (0.14%) Varnish
4 1 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 24 (3.39%) Ansible
2 9 (1.27%) Puppet
3 7 (0.99%) SELinux
4 6 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.71%) Terraform
6 2 (0.28%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.28%) Oozie
6 2 (0.28%) Pingdom
7 1 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.14%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.14%) Salt
Vendors
1 15 (2.12%) Bloomberg
1 15 (2.12%) Oracle
2 14 (1.97%) Red Hat
3 13 (1.83%) Reuters
4 11 (1.55%) Google
4 11 (1.55%) Sybase
5 10 (1.41%) Twitter
6 8 (1.13%) VMware
7 7 (0.99%) Cloudera
8 6 (0.85%) Microsoft
9 5 (0.71%) Perforce
10 3 (0.42%) Apigee
11 2 (0.28%) Apple
11 2 (0.28%) Cisco
11 2 (0.28%) Facebook
11 2 (0.28%) FactSet
11 2 (0.28%) MapR
11 2 (0.28%) Sun
12 1 (0.14%) Adobe
12 1 (0.14%) SAP
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