The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python Developer
Rank 414 437 444
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Python Developer 178 66 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.35% 0.15% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.17% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 50 103
Average daily rate £488 £513 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.87% +36.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £275 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £625 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £305 £313
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47408 39975 51632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.36% 92.77% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 29341 23493 29070
Average daily rate £396 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1940 2055 2466
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Python Developer
UK

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +22 106 £500 -4.76% 35
South East +33 47 £425 -19.04% 8
North West - 10 £350 - 2
South West - 9 £450 - 3
East of England -24 4 £270 -12.90% 5
Yorkshire -20 1 £281 - 1
West Midlands - - - - 1
Python Developer
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Python Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 312 (100.00%) Python
2 120 (38.46%) Django
3 112 (35.90%) C++
4 104 (33.33%) Linux
5 102 (32.69%) OO
6 97 (31.09%) HTML
7 95 (30.45%) CSS
8 94 (30.13%) JavaScript
9 93 (29.81%) SQL
10 85 (27.24%) TDD
11 81 (25.96%) Java
12 79 (25.32%) Agile Software Development
13 74 (23.72%) Finance
14 68 (21.79%) Web Services
14 68 (21.79%) HTML5
15 66 (21.15%) jQuery
16 63 (20.19%) Web Development
17 61 (19.55%) Oracle
18 58 (18.59%) UNIX
19 53 (16.99%) Continuous Integration
20 51 (16.35%) Relational Database
21 49 (15.71%) Enterprise Software
22 45 (14.42%) Git (software)
23 40 (12.82%) OOP
23 40 (12.82%) Web Design
23 40 (12.82%) Software Engineering
23 40 (12.82%) Responsive Web Design
24 38 (12.18%) Subversion
24 38 (12.18%) Front Office
24 38 (12.18%) MySQL

Python Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 23 (7.37%) Node.js
2 20 (6.41%) Apache
3 7 (2.24%) nginx
4 4 (1.28%) Zope
5 2 (0.64%) CMS
6 1 (0.32%) Plone
6 1 (0.32%) WordPress
6 1 (0.32%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.32%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.32%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.49%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.92%) GitHub
2 6 (1.92%) Google App Engine
3 3 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.96%) Google Compute Engine
4 2 (0.64%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.41%) Internet
2 16 (5.13%) DNS
3 14 (4.49%) SSL
3 14 (4.49%) SNMP
3 14 (4.49%) TCP/IP
4 8 (2.56%) SSH
5 2 (0.64%) HTTP
6 1 (0.32%) RFID
6 1 (0.32%) Wireless
6 1 (0.32%) Network Security
6 1 (0.32%) NGN
6 1 (0.32%) VLAN
6 1 (0.32%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (16.35%) Relational Database
2 38 (12.18%) MySQL
3 27 (8.65%) PostgreSQL
4 19 (6.09%) NoSQL
5 13 (4.17%) SQL Server
6 7 (2.24%) MongoDB
7 6 (1.92%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.28%) Big Data
8 4 (1.28%) KDB
9 3 (0.96%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.64%) Redis
11 1 (0.32%) OLAP
11 1 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.32%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.32%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.32%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 45 (14.42%) Git (software)
2 38 (12.18%) Subversion
3 10 (3.21%) Maven
4 5 (1.60%) Hudson
5 3 (0.96%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.64%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.32%) Selenium
7 1 (0.32%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.32%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.32%) JBehave
7 1 (0.32%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.32%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.32%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.32%) Gradle
General
1 74 (23.72%) Finance
2 38 (12.18%) Front Office
3 33 (10.58%) Banking
4 20 (6.41%) Investment Banking
5 8 (2.56%) Electronics
5 8 (2.56%) Back Office
5 8 (2.56%) Multimedia
6 3 (0.96%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.64%) German Language
7 2 (0.64%) Retail
7 2 (0.64%) Legal
7 2 (0.64%) Games
7 2 (0.64%) Publishing
8 1 (0.32%) Advertising
8 1 (0.32%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.32%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (38.46%) Django
2 97 (31.09%) HTML
3 95 (30.45%) CSS
4 68 (21.79%) Web Services
4 68 (21.79%) HTML5
5 66 (21.15%) jQuery
6 23 (7.37%) NumPy
7 21 (6.73%) SciPy
8 16 (5.13%) Flask
9 13 (4.17%) Twisted
10 12 (3.85%) CSS3
10 12 (3.85%) JSON
11 10 (3.21%) REST
11 10 (3.21%) XML-RPC
12 9 (2.88%) RESTful
13 8 (2.56%) XHTML
14 7 (2.24%) XML
14 7 (2.24%) AngularJS
15 5 (1.60%) WebSockets
15 5 (1.60%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 49 (15.71%) Enterprise Software
2 28 (8.97%) Open Source
3 18 (5.77%) Derivative
4 16 (5.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 16 (5.13%) Equities
5 15 (4.81%) Visualisation
5 15 (4.81%) STB
6 14 (4.49%) Computer Science
7 13 (4.17%) Client/Server
8 12 (3.85%) Equity Derivative
9 8 (2.56%) Hedge funds
9 8 (2.56%) Statistics
9 8 (2.56%) Fixed Income
10 7 (2.24%) Credit Risk
11 3 (0.96%) DTV
11 3 (0.96%) Digital Media
12 2 (0.64%) Machine Learning
12 2 (0.64%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.64%) Credit Derivative
13 1 (0.32%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 104 (33.33%) Linux
2 58 (18.59%) UNIX
3 15 (4.81%) Windows
4 8 (2.56%) Apple iOS
5 7 (2.24%) Android
6 5 (1.60%) Windows Phone 7
6 5 (1.60%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.64%) Debian
8 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.32%) CentOS
8 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (32.69%) OO
2 85 (27.24%) TDD
3 79 (25.32%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (20.19%) Web Development
5 53 (16.99%) Continuous Integration
6 40 (12.82%) OOP
6 40 (12.82%) Web Design
6 40 (12.82%) Software Engineering
6 40 (12.82%) Responsive Web Design
7 26 (8.33%) Scrum
8 22 (7.05%) Multithreading
9 18 (5.77%) BDD
10 16 (5.13%) Pair Programming
10 16 (5.13%) Unit Testing
11 13 (4.17%) Load Balancing
12 12 (3.85%) OOD
13 9 (2.88%) Risk Management
14 8 (2.56%) Problem Management
15 7 (2.24%) E-Commerce
15 7 (2.24%) ICONIX
Programming Languages
1 312 (100.00%) Python
2 112 (35.90%) C++
3 94 (30.13%) JavaScript
4 93 (29.81%) SQL
5 81 (25.96%) Java
6 34 (10.90%) PHP
7 30 (9.62%) C#
8 27 (8.65%) PL/SQL
9 22 (7.05%) Bash Shell
10 20 (6.41%) Ruby
10 20 (6.41%) Perl
11 17 (5.45%) C
12 9 (2.88%) Scala
13 7 (2.24%) Golang
14 5 (1.60%) PHP4
15 4 (1.28%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.64%) MATLAB
16 2 (0.64%) PowerHouse
17 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
17 1 (0.32%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 33 (10.58%) Degree
2 7 (2.24%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.92%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.32%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.32%) vSphere
1 1 (0.32%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (1.28%) Puppet
2 1 (0.32%) Zenoss
2 1 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 61 (19.55%) Oracle
2 13 (4.17%) Google
3 6 (1.92%) Perforce
4 3 (0.96%) Red Hat
4 3 (0.96%) Zend
5 1 (0.32%) VMware
5 1 (0.32%) Wall Street Systems
5 1 (0.32%) Rackspace
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