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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python Developer
Rank 291 387 345
Rank change year-on-year
+96 -42
Contract jobs requiring a Python Developer 373 269 302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.76% 0.51% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.54% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 187 238
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
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 £450 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £30.40 £35.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.80 £42.00 £37.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
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
46288 49909 49165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.61% 95.03% 92.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 30548 32428 30599
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1517 1920 2004
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +84 283 £450 -5.26% 78
South East +21 28 £450 +20.00% 14
East of England +6 17 £450 +19.60% 5
North West -5 15 £438 +1.44% 2
South West +11 11 £450 +9.09% 7
Yorkshire +14 6 £350 +16.66% 1
West Midlands -18 5 £325 -21.21% 2
North East -19 3 £450 -15.09%
Midlands - 2 - -
Python Developer
UK

Python Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 660 (100.00%) Python
2 270 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
3 253 (38.33%) Django
4 173 (26.21%) JavaScript
5 168 (25.45%) TDD
6 155 (23.48%) Linux
7 134 (20.30%) SQL
8 130 (19.70%) Java
9 119 (18.03%) HTML
10 117 (17.73%) PostgreSQL
11 115 (17.42%) Flask
12 109 (16.52%) CSS
13 103 (15.61%) OO
14 102 (15.45%) C++
15 85 (12.88%) Git (software)
16 83 (12.58%) MySQL
17 82 (12.42%) BDD
18 79 (11.97%) DevOps
19 62 (9.39%) AngularJS
19 62 (9.39%) Continuous Integration
20 61 (9.24%) Finance
21 58 (8.79%) Web Development
22 57 (8.64%) Banking
22 57 (8.64%) Amazon AWS
23 55 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
24 54 (8.18%) HTML5
25 53 (8.03%) RabbitMQ
25 53 (8.03%) Pair Programming
26 52 (7.88%) Unix
27 50 (7.58%) Web Services

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 55 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
2 29 (4.39%) nginx
3 18 (2.73%) CMS
4 17 (2.58%) Apache
5 14 (2.12%) Apache Spark
5 14 (2.12%) uWSGI
6 13 (1.97%) WebSphere
7 4 (0.61%) IBM HTTP Server
7 4 (0.61%) OpenStack
8 3 (0.45%) Apache Solr
8 3 (0.45%) Confluence
8 3 (0.45%) Jetty
8 3 (0.45%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.45%) WordPress
9 2 (0.30%) SAS
10 1 (0.15%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.15%) Drupal
10 1 (0.15%) IIS
10 1 (0.15%) IPython
10 1 (0.15%) Tornado
Applications
1 21 (3.18%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.91%) 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 57 (8.64%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (1.97%) AWS CloudFormation
3 11 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (1.36%) GitHub
4 9 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.76%) Google App Engine
5 5 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (0.76%) Heroku
6 4 (0.61%) SaaS
7 3 (0.45%) OpenShift
7 3 (0.45%) PaaS
8 2 (0.30%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.30%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.15%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 33 (5.00%) HTTP
2 11 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (1.21%) DVB
4 5 (0.76%) Internet
4 5 (0.76%) LDAP
5 4 (0.61%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.30%) WebEx
7 1 (0.15%) 802.15
7 1 (0.15%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.15%) Firewall
7 1 (0.15%) MQTT
7 1 (0.15%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (0.15%) Softphone
7 1 (0.15%) SSL
7 1 (0.15%) VoIP
7 1 (0.15%) X.509
7 1 (0.15%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (17.73%) PostgreSQL
2 83 (12.58%) MySQL
3 43 (6.52%) MongoDB
3 43 (6.52%) NoSQL
4 34 (5.15%) SQL Server
5 31 (4.70%) Redis
6 23 (3.48%) Relational Database
7 17 (2.58%) Big Data
8 14 (2.12%) Hadoop
9 13 (1.97%) ObjectStore
10 11 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (1.36%) Amazon RDS
12 8 (1.21%) Neo4j
13 5 (0.76%) DB2
13 5 (0.76%) HBase
13 5 (0.76%) InfluxDB
14 4 (0.61%) Data Mining
15 3 (0.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 3 (0.45%) KDB
15 3 (0.45%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 85 (12.88%) Git (software)
2 40 (6.06%) Jenkins
3 27 (4.09%) JIRA
4 25 (3.79%) Subversion
5 10 (1.52%) Vagrant
6 5 (0.76%) Maven
6 5 (0.76%) Selenium
7 4 (0.61%) Cucumber
7 4 (0.61%) JUnit
8 3 (0.45%) Mockito
9 2 (0.30%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.30%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.30%) Hudson
9 2 (0.30%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.15%) Android Studio
10 1 (0.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.15%) Grunt
10 1 (0.15%) jMock
10 1 (0.15%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.15%) WebDriver
General
1 61 (9.24%) Finance
2 57 (8.64%) Banking
3 37 (5.61%) Front Office
4 33 (5.00%) Investment Banking
5 15 (2.27%) Games
6 10 (1.52%) Telecoms
7 9 (1.36%) Marketing
8 8 (1.21%) Advertising
8 8 (1.21%) Retail
9 6 (0.91%) Back Office
9 6 (0.91%) Military
10 5 (0.76%) Legal
11 3 (0.45%) Electronics
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
1 253 (38.33%) Django
2 119 (18.03%) HTML
3 115 (17.42%) Flask
4 109 (16.52%) CSS
5 62 (9.39%) AngularJS
6 54 (8.18%) HTML5
7 53 (8.03%) RabbitMQ
8 50 (7.58%) Web Services
9 45 (6.82%) RESTful
10 44 (6.67%) CSS3
11 40 (6.06%) JSON
12 35 (5.30%) NumPy
12 35 (5.30%) OAuth2
13 31 (4.70%) Node.js
14 29 (4.39%) Pandas
15 28 (4.24%) SciPy
16 27 (4.09%) jQuery
17 24 (3.64%) REST
18 20 (3.03%) React
18 20 (3.03%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 37 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (5.30%) Computer Science
3 34 (5.15%) Algorithms
4 21 (3.18%) Market Risk
5 19 (2.88%) Derivative
6 16 (2.42%) Mathematics
6 16 (2.42%) Visualisation
7 13 (1.97%) Artificial Intelligence
7 13 (1.97%) Credit Risk
7 13 (1.97%) Raspberry Pi
7 13 (1.97%) User Experience
8 12 (1.82%) Data Structures
8 12 (1.82%) Hedge funds
8 12 (1.82%) Social Media
9 11 (1.67%) Device Driver
9 11 (1.67%) Fixed Income
9 11 (1.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 11 (1.67%) STB
10 10 (1.52%) Statistics
11 8 (1.21%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 155 (23.48%) Linux
2 52 (7.88%) Unix
3 26 (3.94%) Windows
4 12 (1.82%) Mac OS
5 7 (1.06%) VMS
6 6 (0.91%) Android
6 6 (0.91%) Mac OS X
7 4 (0.61%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.45%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.15%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 270 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 168 (25.45%) TDD
3 103 (15.61%) OO
4 82 (12.42%) BDD
5 79 (11.97%) DevOps
6 62 (9.39%) Continuous Integration
7 58 (8.79%) Web Development
8 53 (8.03%) Pair Programming
9 49 (7.42%) OOP
10 48 (7.27%) Scrum
11 46 (6.97%) Software Engineering
12 40 (6.06%) Analytics
13 35 (5.30%) Multithreading
14 29 (4.39%) Microservices
15 25 (3.79%) Continuous Delivery
16 24 (3.64%) High Availability
16 24 (3.64%) Machine Learning
17 21 (3.18%) OOD
17 21 (3.18%) Open Source
17 21 (3.18%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 660 (100.00%) Python
2 173 (26.21%) JavaScript
3 134 (20.30%) SQL
4 130 (19.70%) Java
5 102 (15.45%) C++
6 39 (5.91%) C#
7 32 (4.85%) Scala
8 31 (4.70%) PHP
9 30 (4.55%) Ruby
10 26 (3.94%) C
11 25 (3.79%) Shell Script
12 21 (3.18%) R
13 20 (3.03%) Go
14 14 (2.12%) Perl
15 13 (1.97%) Bash Shell
16 7 (1.06%) MATLAB
17 5 (0.76%) Clojure
17 5 (0.76%) F#
17 5 (0.76%) Korn
18 2 (0.30%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 34 (5.15%) Degree
2 32 (4.85%) Security Cleared
3 14 (2.12%) BPSS Clearance
3 14 (2.12%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.76%) DV Cleared
5 4 (0.61%) DBS Check
6 2 (0.30%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.73%) QA
2 3 (0.45%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.30%) SDET
System Software
1 42 (6.36%) Docker
2 10 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.15%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (1.67%) Ansible
3 8 (1.21%) Puppet
4 7 (1.06%) Grafana
5 2 (0.30%) Kibana
5 2 (0.30%) logstash
5 2 (0.30%) StatsD
6 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.15%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.15%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.15%) Mesos
Vendors
1 14 (2.12%) Oracle
2 11 (1.67%) Google
3 10 (1.52%) Twitter
3 10 (1.52%) VMware
4 6 (0.91%) Microsoft
5 5 (0.76%) Sybase
6 3 (0.45%) Apple
6 3 (0.45%) Facebook
6 3 (0.45%) Infragistics
7 2 (0.30%) Bloomberg
7 2 (0.30%) Cisco
7 2 (0.30%) Informatica
7 2 (0.30%) MapR
7 2 (0.30%) New Relic
7 2 (0.30%) Perforce
7 2 (0.30%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.30%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.15%) hybris
8 1 (0.15%) IBM
8 1 (0.15%) MicroStrategy
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