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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python Developer
Rank 293 343 402
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +59
Contract jobs requiring a Python Developer 357 260 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.76% 0.55% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.59% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 183 120
Average daily rate £450 £483 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.73% +28.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £390 £325
% change year-on-year
-8.65% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 3
Average hourly rate £50.00 £42.75 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.95% +11.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £42.75 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+16.95% +11.03%
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
44618 44325 41838
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.55% 94.46% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 29130 28067 25288
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1611 1774 1871
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.96 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 8 February 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 8 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
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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 +51 249 £475 -5.00% 86
South East +23 43 £375 - 12
South West +18 21 £375 -18.03% 6
East of England +8 20 £400 - 8
North West -41 8 £315 -16.00% 6
West Midlands -6 6 £300 -29.41% 1
Yorkshire -19 3 £350 - 7
North East - 3 £350 - 2
East Midlands - 2 £475 -
Python Developer
UK

Python Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 705 (100.00%) Python
2 310 (43.97%) Agile Software Development
3 290 (41.13%) JavaScript
4 288 (40.85%) Django
5 217 (30.78%) HTML
6 194 (27.52%) SQL
7 187 (26.52%) TDD
8 186 (26.38%) CSS
9 156 (22.13%) Linux
10 132 (18.72%) Java
11 115 (16.31%) Git (software)
12 112 (15.89%) C++
12 112 (15.89%) OO
13 108 (15.32%) Finance
14 100 (14.18%) Computer Science
15 99 (14.04%) AngularJS
16 91 (12.91%) NoSQL
17 89 (12.62%) PostgreSQL
18 88 (12.48%) Software Engineering
19 82 (11.63%) MySQL
20 80 (11.35%) Internet
21 79 (11.21%) Scrum
21 79 (11.21%) jQuery
22 77 (10.92%) Flask
23 76 (10.78%) REST
23 76 (10.78%) Degree
24 72 (10.21%) HTML5
25 62 (8.79%) Banking
25 62 (8.79%) Unix
26 58 (8.23%) C#

Python Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 33 (4.68%) Apache
2 29 (4.11%) Elasticsearch
3 21 (2.98%) Apache Spark
3 21 (2.98%) Node.js
4 20 (2.84%) CMS
5 14 (1.99%) nginx
6 9 (1.28%) Confluence
7 5 (0.71%) Gunicorn
7 5 (0.71%) Jetty
7 5 (0.71%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.43%) OpenStack
8 3 (0.43%) uWSGI
9 2 (0.28%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.28%) JBoss
10 1 (0.14%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.14%) Drupal
10 1 (0.14%) ExpressionEngine
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (2.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.28%) MS Office
2 2 (0.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (1.70%) Front Arena
2 10 (1.42%) BigMachines
2 10 (1.42%) Eloqua
3 6 (0.85%) Odoo
4 2 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.28%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 29 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (2.55%) GitHub
3 16 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (1.70%) SaaS
5 11 (1.56%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (0.85%) Google App Engine
8 5 (0.71%) Amazon S3
8 5 (0.71%) Google Compute Engine
8 5 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (0.43%) Heroku
10 2 (0.28%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.28%) IaaS
10 2 (0.28%) PaaS
11 1 (0.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.14%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 80 (11.35%) Internet
2 46 (6.52%) HTTP
3 35 (4.96%) TCP/IP
4 16 (2.27%) Bluetooth
4 16 (2.27%) SSL
4 16 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
4 16 (2.27%) X.509
4 16 (2.27%) ZigBee
5 15 (2.13%) 802.15
6 5 (0.71%) Firewall
7 4 (0.57%) SSH
8 3 (0.43%) DNS
8 3 (0.43%) DVB
8 3 (0.43%) H.323
9 2 (0.28%) Broadband
9 2 (0.28%) FTP
9 2 (0.28%) HbbTV
9 2 (0.28%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (0.28%) Network Security
9 2 (0.28%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (12.91%) NoSQL
2 89 (12.62%) PostgreSQL
3 82 (11.63%) MySQL
4 56 (7.94%) Redis
5 50 (7.09%) Relational Database
6 46 (6.52%) MongoDB
7 30 (4.26%) Hadoop
8 28 (3.97%) Apache Cassandra
9 27 (3.83%) SQL Server
10 25 (3.55%) Big Data
11 14 (1.99%) RDBMS
12 10 (1.42%) Data Mining
13 9 (1.28%) Oracle Database
14 8 (1.13%) HBase
15 6 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
15 6 (0.85%) DB2
16 5 (0.71%) Apache Hive
17 4 (0.57%) Couchbase
17 4 (0.57%) Pentaho
18 3 (0.43%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 115 (16.31%) Git (software)
2 29 (4.11%) JIRA
3 28 (3.97%) Subversion
4 13 (1.84%) Jenkins
5 9 (1.28%) Oracle APEX
6 8 (1.13%) Selenium
7 7 (0.99%) Gradle
8 6 (0.85%) Cucumber
8 6 (0.85%) Vagrant
9 5 (0.71%) Grunt
9 5 (0.71%) Maven
9 5 (0.71%) Mercurial
10 4 (0.57%) gulp
11 3 (0.43%) Hudson
11 3 (0.43%) Jasmine
11 3 (0.43%) Mockito
11 3 (0.43%) SpecFlow
11 3 (0.43%) Sublime Text
11 3 (0.43%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.43%) WebDriver
General
1 108 (15.32%) Finance
2 62 (8.79%) Banking
3 49 (6.95%) Investment Banking
4 48 (6.81%) Front Office
5 12 (1.70%) Financial Institution
6 9 (1.28%) Games
7 7 (0.99%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.43%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.28%) Advertising
9 2 (0.28%) Back Office
9 2 (0.28%) Billing
9 2 (0.28%) Marketing
9 2 (0.28%) Retail
10 1 (0.14%) Automotive
10 1 (0.14%) Electronics
10 1 (0.14%) Law
10 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 288 (40.85%) Django
2 217 (30.78%) HTML
3 186 (26.38%) CSS
4 99 (14.04%) AngularJS
5 79 (11.21%) jQuery
6 77 (10.92%) Flask
7 76 (10.78%) REST
8 72 (10.21%) HTML5
9 55 (7.80%) CSS3
10 53 (7.52%) JSON
11 52 (7.38%) RESTful
12 49 (6.95%) NumPy
13 45 (6.38%) SciPy
13 45 (6.38%) Web Services
14 31 (4.40%) Pandas
15 30 (4.26%) XML
16 28 (3.97%) Ajax
17 26 (3.69%) React
18 25 (3.55%) Celery
19 22 (3.12%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 100 (14.18%) Computer Science
2 33 (4.68%) User Experience
3 31 (4.40%) Mathematics
4 27 (3.83%) Physics
5 26 (3.69%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (3.40%) Derivative
7 22 (3.12%) Hedge funds
8 20 (2.84%) Equities
8 20 (2.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 19 (2.70%) Algorithms
10 16 (2.27%) Data Structures
10 16 (2.27%) Fixed Income
11 15 (2.13%) Visualisation
12 11 (1.56%) Equity Derivative
12 11 (1.56%) Internet of Things
13 10 (1.42%) Digital Media
14 9 (1.28%) Fintech
15 8 (1.13%) Clustering
15 8 (1.13%) Social Media
16 6 (0.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 156 (22.13%) Linux
2 62 (8.79%) Unix
3 24 (3.40%) Windows
4 14 (1.99%) Mac OS
5 8 (1.13%) Android
6 7 (0.99%) Mac OS X
7 6 (0.85%) Ubuntu
8 5 (0.71%) CentOS
9 3 (0.43%) Debian
10 2 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.28%) Solaris
11 1 (0.14%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 310 (43.97%) Agile Software Development
2 187 (26.52%) TDD
3 112 (15.89%) OO
4 88 (12.48%) Software Engineering
5 79 (11.21%) Scrum
6 54 (7.66%) Front End Development
7 53 (7.52%) OOP
7 53 (7.52%) Unit Testing
8 46 (6.52%) BDD
9 40 (5.67%) Software Testing
10 34 (4.82%) Continuous Integration
11 32 (4.54%) DevOps
11 32 (4.54%) E-Commerce
12 31 (4.40%) Web Development
13 27 (3.83%) Kanban
13 27 (3.83%) Open Source
14 25 (3.55%) Mentoring
14 25 (3.55%) OOD
15 24 (3.40%) Pair Programming
16 21 (2.98%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 705 (100.00%) Python
2 290 (41.13%) JavaScript
3 194 (27.52%) SQL
4 132 (18.72%) Java
5 112 (15.89%) C++
6 58 (8.23%) C#
7 46 (6.52%) Ruby
8 45 (6.38%) PHP
9 40 (5.67%) Perl
10 36 (5.11%) C
11 31 (4.40%) Bash Shell
12 29 (4.11%) Scala
13 16 (2.27%) Go
14 9 (1.28%) Apex Code
14 9 (1.28%) R
15 7 (0.99%) Groovy
16 6 (0.85%) Shell Script
17 5 (0.71%) VBA
18 4 (0.57%) Erlang
18 4 (0.57%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 76 (10.78%) Degree
2 9 (1.28%) Security Cleared
3 6 (0.85%) PhD
4 1 (0.14%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.14%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.98%) QA
2 5 (0.71%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.43%) FedRAMP
4 2 (0.28%) OIPF
5 1 (0.14%) Basel III
5 1 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 44 (6.24%) Docker
2 1 (0.14%) Firmware
2 1 (0.14%) HDFS
2 1 (0.14%) KVM
2 1 (0.14%) Varnish
2 1 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (1.70%) Puppet
2 10 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (1.13%) Ansible
4 3 (0.43%) Graphite
5 2 (0.28%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.28%) logstash
5 2 (0.28%) Terraform
6 1 (0.14%) Dokku
6 1 (0.14%) Mesos
6 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (0.14%) Salt
Vendors
1 36 (5.11%) Oracle
2 18 (2.55%) Google
3 10 (1.42%) Siebel
4 9 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (0.99%) Zend
6 6 (0.85%) Microsoft
6 6 (0.85%) ServiceNow
6 6 (0.85%) SunGard
7 5 (0.71%) VMware
8 4 (0.57%) Atlassian
8 4 (0.57%) IBM
8 4 (0.57%) Splunk
8 4 (0.57%) Tableau
9 3 (0.43%) Informatica
9 3 (0.43%) SOASTA, Inc
9 3 (0.43%) Sybase
9 3 (0.43%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.28%) Cisco
10 2 (0.28%) NetApp
10 2 (0.28%) Red Hat
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