The table below looks at the statistics for the Python Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python Developer
Rank 353 346 405
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +59
Contract jobs requiring a Python Developer 254 246 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.50% 0.50% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.54% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 196 85
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£450 £468 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.74% -6.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £325 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £425 £293
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +45.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £50.00
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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
47107 45196 41281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.46% 92.71% 92.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 30238 28237 24557
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1775 1819 1985
Average hourly rate £16.60 £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%

Python Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Python Developer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 June 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -24 163 £500 - 54
West Midlands +29 29 £375 -
South East -14 20 £381 -10.29% 2
East of England -2 12 £375 +3.09% 6
Yorkshire -10 11 £475 +69.03%
South West -4 10 £478 -4.40%
North West -32 4 £350 -12.50% 4
East Midlands - 3 £250 - 2
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Python Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Python Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Python Developer in their job title.

1 437 (100.00%) Python
2 195 (44.62%) Django
3 162 (37.07%) Agile Software Development
4 111 (25.40%) Linux
5 109 (24.94%) TDD
6 98 (22.43%) Finance
7 84 (19.22%) Front Office
8 79 (18.08%) OO
9 78 (17.85%) JavaScript
10 76 (17.39%) SQL
11 73 (16.70%) Java
12 72 (16.48%) C++
13 68 (15.56%) PostgreSQL
14 64 (14.65%) Banking
14 64 (14.65%) Git (software)
15 55 (12.59%) Investment Banking
16 51 (11.67%) HTML
17 48 (10.98%) Continuous Integration
18 47 (10.76%) Scrum
19 45 (10.30%) CSS
20 39 (8.92%) Flask
21 37 (8.47%) RESTful
22 36 (8.24%) Subversion
23 35 (8.01%) BDD
24 34 (7.78%) Web Development
24 34 (7.78%) C#
25 31 (7.09%) Derivative
25 31 (7.09%) Software Engineering
25 31 (7.09%) REST
26 30 (6.86%) OOP

Python Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Python Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Python Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (2.29%) CMS
2 6 (1.37%) Node.js
2 6 (1.37%) IPython
3 3 (0.69%) OpenStack
4 2 (0.46%) WordPress
4 2 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.46%) Apache
4 2 (0.46%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.23%) Tornado
5 1 (0.23%) Confluence
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.23%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.23%) GemFire
Applications
1 10 (2.29%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (1.60%) Odoo
2 4 (0.92%) Magento
3 1 (0.23%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 30 (6.86%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.97%) Heroku
3 6 (1.37%) GitHub
4 5 (1.14%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (0.92%) Amazon CloudSearch
6 3 (0.69%) Google App Engine
6 3 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.23%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.23%) SaaS
7 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.23%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 28 (6.41%) Internet
2 17 (3.89%) HTTP
3 6 (1.37%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.69%) SSL
4 3 (0.69%) FTP
4 3 (0.69%) Kerberos
4 3 (0.69%) SNMP
4 3 (0.69%) SMTP
4 3 (0.69%) DVB
4 3 (0.69%) Telnet
4 3 (0.69%) SSH
5 1 (0.23%) AMQP
5 1 (0.23%) Modbus
5 1 (0.23%) MQTT
5 1 (0.23%) Skype
5 1 (0.23%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (15.56%) PostgreSQL
2 29 (6.64%) MySQL
3 27 (6.18%) SQL Server
3 27 (6.18%) MongoDB
3 27 (6.18%) NoSQL
4 16 (3.66%) Relational Database
5 11 (2.52%) Redis
6 8 (1.83%) RDBMS
6 8 (1.83%) Big Data
6 8 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (1.83%) Hadoop
7 5 (1.14%) Neo4j
8 2 (0.46%) DB2
9 1 (0.23%) KDB
9 1 (0.23%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.23%) HBase
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 64 (14.65%) Git (software)
2 36 (8.24%) Subversion
3 21 (4.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (3.20%) Selenium
5 6 (1.37%) Jenkins
6 4 (0.92%) Maven
7 3 (0.69%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.46%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.46%) JIRA
8 2 (0.46%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.46%) Robot Framework
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.23%) Ant
9 1 (0.23%) JUnit
9 1 (0.23%) Apache Ivy
9 1 (0.23%) jMock
9 1 (0.23%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.23%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.23%) Hudson
General
1 98 (22.43%) Finance
2 84 (19.22%) Front Office
3 64 (14.65%) Banking
4 55 (12.59%) Investment Banking
5 9 (2.06%) Games
5 9 (2.06%) Advertising
6 8 (1.83%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.60%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.60%) Retail
8 5 (1.14%) French Language
9 4 (0.92%) Marketing
10 3 (0.69%) Publishing
11 1 (0.23%) Legal
11 1 (0.23%) Back Office
11 1 (0.23%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.23%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (44.62%) Django
2 51 (11.67%) HTML
3 45 (10.30%) CSS
4 39 (8.92%) Flask
5 37 (8.47%) RESTful
6 31 (7.09%) REST
7 27 (6.18%) NumPy
7 27 (6.18%) AngularJS
8 21 (4.81%) Pandas
9 20 (4.58%) SciPy
9 20 (4.58%) .NET
10 18 (4.12%) XML
11 17 (3.89%) Celery
12 16 (3.66%) JSON
13 15 (3.43%) Qt
14 13 (2.97%) Web Services
15 12 (2.75%) RabbitMQ
16 10 (2.29%) HTML5
16 10 (2.29%) Sass
17 9 (2.06%) Pyramid
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.09%) Derivative
2 21 (4.81%) Algorithms
3 20 (4.58%) Credit Risk
4 19 (4.35%) Data Structures
5 18 (4.12%) User Experience
6 17 (3.89%) Computer Science
7 15 (3.43%) Grid Computing
8 11 (2.52%) Visualisation
8 11 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (2.06%) Market Risk
10 8 (1.83%) Mathematics
10 8 (1.83%) Hedge funds
11 7 (1.60%) Equities
11 7 (1.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 6 (1.37%) Credit Derivative
12 6 (1.37%) Physics
12 6 (1.37%) Digital Media
13 5 (1.14%) Fixed Income
14 4 (0.92%) DTV
14 4 (0.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 111 (25.40%) Linux
2 24 (5.49%) UNIX
3 20 (4.58%) Windows
3 20 (4.58%) Ubuntu
4 19 (4.35%) Debian
5 6 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (0.92%) CentOS
7 3 (0.69%) Android
7 3 (0.69%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.46%) MVS
8 2 (0.46%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (37.07%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (24.94%) TDD
3 79 (18.08%) OO
4 48 (10.98%) Continuous Integration
5 47 (10.76%) Scrum
6 35 (8.01%) BDD
7 34 (7.78%) Web Development
8 31 (7.09%) Software Engineering
9 30 (6.86%) OOP
10 28 (6.41%) Unit Testing
11 25 (5.72%) Analytics
11 25 (5.72%) MVC
12 24 (5.49%) Functional Programming
12 24 (5.49%) Mentoring
13 19 (4.35%) Multithreading
14 18 (4.12%) Test Automation
14 18 (4.12%) Software Testing
15 15 (3.43%) Configuration Management
15 15 (3.43%) OOD
16 13 (2.97%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 437 (100.00%) Python
2 78 (17.85%) JavaScript
3 76 (17.39%) SQL
4 73 (16.70%) Java
5 72 (16.48%) C++
6 34 (7.78%) C#
7 22 (5.03%) Perl
8 18 (4.12%) PHP
9 17 (3.89%) C
10 16 (3.66%) R
11 14 (3.20%) VBA
12 11 (2.52%) Ruby
13 6 (1.37%) Cython
13 6 (1.37%) Bash Shell
14 4 (0.92%) F#
14 4 (0.92%) Scala
14 4 (0.92%) Haskell
15 3 (0.69%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.69%) Go
16 2 (0.46%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 21 (4.81%) Degree
2 18 (4.12%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.29%) DV Cleared
4 5 (1.14%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.46%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.92%) QA
2 2 (0.46%) MiFID
System Software
1 12 (2.75%) Docker
2 1 (0.23%) HDFS
2 1 (0.23%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 16 (3.66%) Vagrant
2 4 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.92%) Ansible
2 4 (0.92%) Puppet
3 1 (0.23%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 14 (3.20%) Microsoft
2 10 (2.29%) Oracle
3 4 (0.92%) Sybase
4 3 (0.69%) Cisco
4 3 (0.69%) Google
5 2 (0.46%) Progress
5 2 (0.46%) Red Hat
5 2 (0.46%) Perforce
5 2 (0.46%) VMware
6 1 (0.23%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.23%) Siebel
6 1 (0.23%) DataSynapse
6 1 (0.23%) Zend
6 1 (0.23%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.23%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.23%) Hortonworks
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