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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python Developer
Rank 300 290 367
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +77
Contract jobs requiring a Python Developer 349 373 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.74% 0.75% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.78% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 283 202
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £340 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £375 £369
% change year-on-year
+18.33% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 13
Median hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +8.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +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
44543 47526 48148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.60% 94.94% 93.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 29385 30731 30952
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 £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £595 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1536 1872 2020
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 -9 250 £513 +2.50% 105
South East +11 44 £463 +23.33% 13
North West +12 17 £438 +33.58% 2
South West +1 14 £450 +16.12% 5
East of England -1 9 £500 +25.00% 8
West Midlands -24 7 £325 -21.21% 2
Yorkshire 0 3 £325 -15.58% 6
East Midlands - 2 - - 5
South Coast +1 1 £450 -
Python Developer
UK

Python Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 December 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.

1 681 (100.00%) Python
2 277 (40.68%) Django
3 270 (39.65%) Agile Software Development
4 167 (24.52%) TDD
5 161 (23.64%) JavaScript
6 148 (21.73%) Java
7 143 (21.00%) Linux
8 130 (19.09%) SQL
9 121 (17.77%) Flask
10 116 (17.03%) OO
11 110 (16.15%) HTML
12 107 (15.71%) CSS
12 107 (15.71%) PostgreSQL
13 102 (14.98%) C++
14 96 (14.10%) Git (software)
15 89 (13.07%) Banking
16 88 (12.92%) BDD
17 77 (11.31%) DevOps
18 75 (11.01%) Finance
19 71 (10.43%) Amazon AWS
20 62 (9.10%) MySQL
21 61 (8.96%) Web Services
22 59 (8.66%) Elasticsearch
23 58 (8.52%) AngularJS
23 58 (8.52%) RabbitMQ
24 57 (8.37%) C#
25 56 (8.22%) Web Development
25 56 (8.22%) Investment Banking
26 53 (7.78%) Computer Science
27 51 (7.49%) Continuous Integration

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 59 (8.66%) Elasticsearch
2 22 (3.23%) nginx
3 20 (2.94%) CMS
4 17 (2.50%) Apache Spark
5 15 (2.20%) Apache
6 13 (1.91%) OpenStack
7 8 (1.17%) uWSGI
8 4 (0.59%) IBM HTTP Server
8 4 (0.59%) SAS
9 3 (0.44%) Confluence
9 3 (0.44%) IPython
9 3 (0.44%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.44%) WordPress
10 1 (0.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.15%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.15%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.15%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.15%) Drupal
10 1 (0.15%) Gunicorn
10 1 (0.15%) Tornado
Applications
1 27 (3.96%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.62%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.29%) Odoo
2 1 (0.15%) Magento
2 1 (0.15%) RMDS
2 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 71 (10.43%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (2.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (1.91%) GitHub
4 9 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (1.17%) Google App Engine
6 6 (0.88%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (0.88%) Heroku
7 5 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.59%) OpenShift
9 3 (0.44%) PaaS
10 2 (0.29%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.29%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.29%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.29%) SaaS
11 1 (0.15%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 33 (4.85%) HTTP
2 11 (1.62%) Wi-Fi
3 9 (1.32%) TCP/IP
4 7 (1.03%) DVB
4 7 (1.03%) Internet
5 3 (0.44%) LDAP
6 2 (0.29%) FTP
6 2 (0.29%) ICMP
6 2 (0.29%) NGN
6 2 (0.29%) SSH
6 2 (0.29%) WebEx
6 2 (0.29%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.15%) 802.15
7 1 (0.15%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.15%) Firewall
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
1 107 (15.71%) PostgreSQL
2 62 (9.10%) MySQL
3 46 (6.75%) SQL Server
4 43 (6.31%) MongoDB
5 41 (6.02%) NoSQL
6 28 (4.11%) Redis
7 22 (3.23%) Relational Database
8 21 (3.08%) Big Data
9 20 (2.94%) Hadoop
10 16 (2.35%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (1.32%) DB2
12 6 (0.88%) Neo4j
13 5 (0.73%) RDBMS
14 4 (0.59%) HBase
15 3 (0.44%) Data Mining
15 3 (0.44%) KDB
15 3 (0.44%) ObjectStore
16 2 (0.29%) Apache Hive
16 2 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
16 2 (0.29%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 96 (14.10%) Git (software)
2 35 (5.14%) Jenkins
3 32 (4.70%) Subversion
4 23 (3.38%) JIRA
5 9 (1.32%) TeamCity
5 9 (1.32%) Vagrant
6 6 (0.88%) Selenium
7 5 (0.73%) Cucumber
8 4 (0.59%) Bitbucket
8 4 (0.59%) Gerrit
8 4 (0.59%) Maven
9 3 (0.44%) GoCD
10 2 (0.29%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.29%) Grunt
10 2 (0.29%) gulp
10 2 (0.29%) SoapUI
10 2 (0.29%) Travis CI
11 1 (0.15%) GNU Toolchain
11 1 (0.15%) Hudson
11 1 (0.15%) PHPUnit
General
1 89 (13.07%) Banking
2 75 (11.01%) Finance
3 56 (8.22%) Investment Banking
4 44 (6.46%) Front Office
5 11 (1.62%) Games
5 11 (1.62%) Telecoms
6 10 (1.47%) Marketing
7 9 (1.32%) Retail
8 8 (1.17%) Advertising
9 7 (1.03%) Back Office
10 6 (0.88%) Legal
11 5 (0.73%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.59%) Military
13 3 (0.44%) Electronics
13 3 (0.44%) Publishing
14 1 (0.15%) Automotive
14 1 (0.15%) Law
14 1 (0.15%) Mandarin Language
14 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 277 (40.68%) Django
2 121 (17.77%) Flask
3 110 (16.15%) HTML
4 107 (15.71%) CSS
5 61 (8.96%) Web Services
6 58 (8.52%) AngularJS
6 58 (8.52%) RabbitMQ
7 43 (6.31%) JSON
8 41 (6.02%) HTML5
8 41 (6.02%) RESTful
9 39 (5.73%) REST
10 37 (5.43%) CSS3
11 36 (5.29%) OAuth2
12 34 (4.99%) NumPy
13 31 (4.55%) Pandas
14 26 (3.82%) React
15 23 (3.38%) Celery
16 22 (3.23%) XML
17 20 (2.94%) Node.js
18 19 (2.79%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 53 (7.78%) Computer Science
2 37 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (3.82%) Algorithms
4 20 (2.94%) Fixed Income
5 18 (2.64%) Market Risk
6 17 (2.50%) Credit Risk
6 17 (2.50%) Visualisation
7 16 (2.35%) Derivative
8 15 (2.20%) Artificial Intelligence
9 14 (2.06%) Data Structures
10 13 (1.91%) Mathematics
11 12 (1.76%) Raspberry Pi
11 12 (1.76%) STB
12 11 (1.62%) Social Media
13 9 (1.32%) Device Driver
13 9 (1.32%) Hedge funds
13 9 (1.32%) Management Information System
14 8 (1.17%) Client/Server
14 8 (1.17%) EPoS
14 8 (1.17%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 143 (21.00%) Linux
2 46 (6.75%) Unix
3 28 (4.11%) Windows
4 10 (1.47%) Android
5 8 (1.17%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.17%) Mac OS X
6 5 (0.73%) CentOS
6 5 (0.73%) Ubuntu
7 4 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.59%) VMS
8 2 (0.29%) Debian
8 2 (0.29%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.15%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 270 (39.65%) Agile Software Development
2 167 (24.52%) TDD
3 116 (17.03%) OO
4 88 (12.92%) BDD
5 77 (11.31%) DevOps
6 56 (8.22%) Web Development
7 51 (7.49%) Continuous Integration
8 50 (7.34%) Software Engineering
9 45 (6.61%) Analytics
10 44 (6.46%) OOP
11 38 (5.58%) Pair Programming
11 38 (5.58%) Scrum
12 37 (5.43%) Machine Learning
13 31 (4.55%) Microservices
14 28 (4.11%) Mentoring
14 28 (4.11%) Open Source
15 24 (3.52%) SDLC
16 21 (3.08%) Front End Development
17 20 (2.94%) Multithreading
18 17 (2.50%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 681 (100.00%) Python
2 161 (23.64%) JavaScript
3 148 (21.73%) Java
4 130 (19.09%) SQL
5 102 (14.98%) C++
6 57 (8.37%) C#
7 41 (6.02%) Scala
8 33 (4.85%) Ruby
9 28 (4.11%) C
10 23 (3.38%) PHP
11 22 (3.23%) Go
12 21 (3.08%) Perl
12 21 (3.08%) R
13 18 (2.64%) Bash Shell
14 15 (2.20%) Shell Script
15 7 (1.03%) Clojure
15 7 (1.03%) F#
15 7 (1.03%) MATLAB
16 2 (0.29%) Ada
16 2 (0.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 38 (5.58%) Degree
2 27 (3.96%) Security Cleared
3 16 (2.35%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (0.73%) PhD
6 3 (0.44%) DBS Check
6 3 (0.44%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.20%) QA
2 4 (0.59%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.44%) SDET
4 2 (0.29%) GCP
5 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.15%) WCAG
System Software
1 38 (5.58%) Docker
2 8 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.44%) HDFS
3 3 (0.44%) LXC
4 1 (0.15%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.15%) Varnish
4 1 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 17 (2.50%) Ansible
2 10 (1.47%) Puppet
3 7 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.44%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.29%) Pingdom
5 2 (0.29%) SELinux
6 1 (0.15%) Grafana
6 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.15%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.15%) Mesos
6 1 (0.15%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (2.06%) Google
2 13 (1.91%) Oracle
3 10 (1.47%) Sybase
3 10 (1.47%) Twitter
4 9 (1.32%) VMware
5 8 (1.17%) Red Hat
6 7 (1.03%) Bloomberg
6 7 (1.03%) Microsoft
6 7 (1.03%) Reuters
7 5 (0.73%) Perforce
8 3 (0.44%) Apple
8 3 (0.44%) Cloudera
9 2 (0.29%) Cisco
9 2 (0.29%) Facebook
9 2 (0.29%) MapR
10 1 (0.15%) Adobe
10 1 (0.15%) IBM
10 1 (0.15%) Informatica
10 1 (0.15%) Infragistics
10 1 (0.15%) TIBCO
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