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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python Developer
Rank 345 391 455
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +64
Contract jobs requiring a Python Developer 245 162 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.49% 0.33% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.36% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 120 57
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£450 £463 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £314 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £300 £340
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £52.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - -
Python Developer
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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
46312 45019 50103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.50% 92.74% 92.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28584 27333 28780
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1836 1956 2521
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +50 188 £500 -0.09% 36
North West - 15 £388 - 1
East of England - 14 £340 - 3
South East +9 13 £400 - 4
South West -30 8 £500 +66.66% 1
Yorkshire - 4 £350 - 2
East Midlands - 1 £325 - 2
West Midlands - - - -
Python Developer
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Python Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

1 447 (100.00%) Python
2 196 (43.85%) Django
3 150 (33.56%) Linux
4 143 (31.99%) OO
5 132 (29.53%) SQL
6 131 (29.31%) C++
7 129 (28.86%) JavaScript
8 121 (27.07%) TDD
9 112 (25.06%) Finance
10 109 (24.38%) Java
11 108 (24.16%) Agile Software Development
12 102 (22.82%) HTML
13 97 (21.70%) CSS
14 81 (18.12%) Web Development
15 77 (17.23%) Oracle
16 76 (17.00%) Banking
17 69 (15.44%) Software Engineering
18 68 (15.21%) C#
19 67 (14.99%) Git (software)
20 64 (14.32%) HTML5
21 61 (13.65%) UNIX
22 60 (13.42%) Continuous Integration
23 57 (12.75%) jQuery
23 57 (12.75%) Front Office
24 56 (12.53%) PostgreSQL
25 55 (12.30%) Web Services
25 55 (12.30%) MySQL
26 53 (11.86%) Investment Banking
27 52 (11.63%) Derivative
28 47 (10.51%) Windows

Python Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 24 (5.37%) Apache
2 17 (3.80%) WebSphere
3 12 (2.68%) Node.js
4 11 (2.46%) IIS
5 6 (1.34%) CMS
6 3 (0.67%) nginx
6 3 (0.67%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.45%) Tornado
7 2 (0.45%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.45%) Zope
8 1 (0.22%) Plone
8 1 (0.22%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.22%) Maya
1 1 (0.22%) Houdini
Business Applications
1 2 (0.45%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (0.22%) Front Arena
2 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.24%) Google App Engine
2 9 (2.01%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.79%) Google Compute Engine
4 6 (1.34%) GitHub
4 6 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.12%) SaaS
6 4 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.45%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.45%) PaaS
8 1 (0.22%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.13%) SSH
1 14 (3.13%) SNMP
1 14 (3.13%) TCP/IP
2 13 (2.91%) Internet
2 13 (2.91%) HTTP
3 7 (1.57%) MQTT
3 7 (1.57%) Modbus
4 6 (1.34%) SMTP
5 2 (0.45%) Network Security
5 2 (0.45%) NGN
5 2 (0.45%) DNS
5 2 (0.45%) DVB
6 1 (0.22%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (12.53%) PostgreSQL
2 55 (12.30%) MySQL
3 41 (9.17%) Relational Database
4 23 (5.15%) SQL Server
5 21 (4.70%) NoSQL
6 20 (4.47%) Big Data
7 16 (3.58%) MongoDB
7 16 (3.58%) ObjectStore
8 7 (1.57%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (1.34%) KDB
10 5 (1.12%) Hadoop
10 5 (1.12%) Redis
11 3 (0.67%) Amazon Redshift
11 3 (0.67%) Couchbase
12 2 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.22%) OLAP
13 1 (0.22%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.22%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 67 (14.99%) Git (software)
2 39 (8.72%) Subversion
3 11 (2.46%) Maven
4 9 (2.01%) Jenkins
5 7 (1.57%) Cucumber
6 6 (1.34%) JBehave
6 6 (1.34%) FitNesse
7 4 (0.89%) Jasmine
7 4 (0.89%) jMock
7 4 (0.89%) JUnit
8 3 (0.67%) Selenium
8 3 (0.67%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (0.45%) Hudson
9 2 (0.45%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.22%) Ant
10 1 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.22%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.22%) Firebug
10 1 (0.22%) Grunt
10 1 (0.22%) Apache Ivy
General
1 112 (25.06%) Finance
2 76 (17.00%) Banking
3 57 (12.75%) Front Office
4 53 (11.86%) Investment Banking
5 15 (3.36%) Back Office
6 10 (2.24%) Games
7 8 (1.79%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.34%) Legal
9 4 (0.89%) Advertising
9 4 (0.89%) Publishing
10 3 (0.67%) Retail
10 3 (0.67%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.67%) Electronics
10 3 (0.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 196 (43.85%) Django
2 102 (22.82%) HTML
3 97 (21.70%) CSS
4 64 (14.32%) HTML5
5 57 (12.75%) jQuery
6 55 (12.30%) Web Services
7 37 (8.28%) XML
8 30 (6.71%) SciPy
8 30 (6.71%) NumPy
9 29 (6.49%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 27 (6.04%) Twisted
11 23 (5.15%) STL
11 23 (5.15%) Pyramid
12 19 (4.25%) JSON
12 19 (4.25%) CSS3
12 19 (4.25%) AngularJS
13 18 (4.03%) ZeroMQ
14 17 (3.80%) WebSphere MQ
14 17 (3.80%) Flask
15 16 (3.58%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 52 (11.63%) Derivative
2 39 (8.72%) Open Source
3 36 (8.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 36 (8.05%) Enterprise Software
4 26 (5.82%) Visualisation
5 25 (5.59%) Computer Science
5 25 (5.59%) Fixed Income
6 21 (4.70%) Credit Derivative
7 18 (4.03%) Equities
8 11 (2.46%) Equity Derivative
9 10 (2.24%) Hedge funds
9 10 (2.24%) Credit Risk
10 8 (1.79%) Statistics
11 7 (1.57%) Social Network
12 6 (1.34%) Mathematics
13 5 (1.12%) STB
13 5 (1.12%) Digital Media
14 4 (0.89%) Market Risk
14 4 (0.89%) Interest Rate Derivative
15 3 (0.67%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 150 (33.56%) Linux
2 61 (13.65%) UNIX
3 47 (10.51%) Windows
4 12 (2.68%) Mac OS X
5 11 (2.46%) Ubuntu
6 7 (1.57%) Windows 7
7 6 (1.34%) Debian
8 4 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.67%) CentOS
9 3 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.67%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.45%) Android
11 1 (0.22%) Gentoo
11 1 (0.22%) Fedora
11 1 (0.22%) FreeBSD
11 1 (0.22%) VMS
11 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (31.99%) OO
2 121 (27.07%) TDD
3 108 (24.16%) Agile Software Development
4 81 (18.12%) Web Development
5 69 (15.44%) Software Engineering
6 60 (13.42%) Continuous Integration
7 44 (9.84%) Scrum
8 40 (8.95%) Responsive Web Design
8 40 (8.95%) Web Design
9 34 (7.61%) OOP
10 30 (6.71%) Pair Programming
11 29 (6.49%) BDD
11 29 (6.49%) DevOps
12 28 (6.26%) Analytics
13 26 (5.82%) OOD
14 22 (4.92%) Functional Programming
15 21 (4.70%) Unit Testing
16 16 (3.58%) ATDD
17 15 (3.36%) Risk Management
18 14 (3.13%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 447 (100.00%) Python
2 132 (29.53%) SQL
3 131 (29.31%) C++
4 129 (28.86%) JavaScript
5 109 (24.38%) Java
6 68 (15.21%) C#
7 27 (6.04%) PL/SQL
8 26 (5.82%) C
9 24 (5.37%) Ruby
10 23 (5.15%) PHP
11 22 (4.92%) Perl
12 21 (4.70%) Bash Shell
13 15 (3.36%) Scala
13 15 (3.36%) R
14 4 (0.89%) VBA
14 4 (0.89%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.67%) Erlang
16 2 (0.45%) TypeScript
16 2 (0.45%) Golang
16 2 (0.45%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 38 (8.50%) Degree
2 6 (1.34%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.45%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 6 (1.34%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (3.36%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.89%) Puppet
2 4 (0.89%) Vagrant
3 3 (0.67%) WMI
4 2 (0.45%) StatsD
4 2 (0.45%) Cacti
4 2 (0.45%) Ganglia
4 2 (0.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 77 (17.23%) Oracle
2 10 (2.24%) Google
2 10 (2.24%) Red Hat
3 8 (1.79%) Splunk
4 3 (0.67%) Rackspace
4 3 (0.67%) Percona
5 2 (0.45%) Sybase
6 1 (0.22%) SAP
6 1 (0.22%) JBoss
6 1 (0.22%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.22%) Zend
6 1 (0.22%) Wall Street Systems
6 1 (0.22%) SaltStack
6 1 (0.22%) Facebook
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