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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python Developer
Rank 386 400 451
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +51
Contract jobs requiring a Python Developer 176 130 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.38% 0.29% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.32% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 103 33
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£450 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £620 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 1
Average hourly rate £43.75 £38.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +120.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £38.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +120.00%
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
42688 41191 38318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.41% 92.60% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 27233 25100 22188
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £230 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1682 1864 2310
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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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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 +35 120 £500 +33.33% 45
South East -24 17 £350 -9.67% 7
North West - 17 £388 - 9
East of England +8 13 £345 +2.22% 3
South West -22 5 £408 +71.57% 4
West Midlands - 1 £425 - 1
East Midlands - - - - 1
North East - - - - 1
Python Developer
UK

Python Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 419 (100.00%) Python
2 194 (46.30%) Agile Software Development
3 191 (45.58%) Django
4 117 (27.92%) TDD
5 107 (25.54%) OO
5 107 (25.54%) Linux
6 94 (22.43%) JavaScript
7 89 (21.24%) C++
8 85 (20.29%) Git (software)
9 80 (19.09%) Java
9 80 (19.09%) Banking
10 79 (18.85%) HTML
11 75 (17.90%) CSS
12 66 (15.75%) Investment Banking
13 63 (15.04%) Finance
14 59 (14.08%) SQL
15 56 (13.37%) C#
15 56 (13.37%) Scrum
16 55 (13.13%) PostgreSQL
17 45 (10.74%) Software Engineering
18 44 (10.50%) OOP
19 43 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
20 42 (10.02%) MySQL
21 38 (9.07%) Risk Management
22 36 (8.59%) Front Office
23 35 (8.35%) Apache
24 33 (7.88%) jQuery
25 31 (7.40%) Derivative
25 31 (7.40%) Web Development
26 30 (7.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

Python Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 35 (8.35%) Apache
2 13 (3.10%) CMS
3 6 (1.43%) nginx
4 5 (1.19%) Node.js
4 5 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.72%) Gunicorn
5 3 (0.72%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.48%) Tornado
7 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.24%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 10 (2.39%) MS Office
1 10 (2.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.24%) MODO
Business Applications
1 12 (2.86%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.72%) Heroku
3 2 (0.48%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.48%) GitHub
4 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.24%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.01%) HTTP
2 20 (4.77%) TCP/IP
3 8 (1.91%) Internet
4 6 (1.43%) Modbus
4 6 (1.43%) MQTT
5 3 (0.72%) SSL
5 3 (0.72%) Telnet
5 3 (0.72%) SSH
5 3 (0.72%) SNMP
5 3 (0.72%) SMTP
5 3 (0.72%) Ethernet
5 3 (0.72%) FTP
6 2 (0.48%) NGN
6 2 (0.48%) Network Security
7 1 (0.24%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (13.13%) PostgreSQL
2 42 (10.02%) MySQL
3 20 (4.77%) Amazon Redshift
4 15 (3.58%) Relational Database
4 15 (3.58%) NoSQL
5 13 (3.10%) Redis
6 8 (1.91%) RDBMS
7 7 (1.67%) SQL Server
7 7 (1.67%) Big Data
8 6 (1.43%) KDB
9 5 (1.19%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (1.19%) ObjectStore
10 4 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.48%) OLAP
11 2 (0.48%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.48%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.24%) CouchDB
12 1 (0.24%) SimpleDB
12 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 85 (20.29%) Git (software)
2 20 (4.77%) Jasmine
3 19 (4.53%) Karma Test Runner
4 12 (2.86%) Jenkins
5 10 (2.39%) Subversion
6 9 (2.15%) Eclipse
7 6 (1.43%) Visual Studio
8 4 (0.95%) Grunt
8 4 (0.95%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.48%) ClearCase
9 2 (0.48%) JUnit
9 2 (0.48%) jMock
9 2 (0.48%) Firebug
9 2 (0.48%) GitLab
10 1 (0.24%) Maven
10 1 (0.24%) FitNesse
10 1 (0.24%) Ant
10 1 (0.24%) JBehave
General
1 80 (19.09%) Banking
2 66 (15.75%) Investment Banking
3 63 (15.04%) Finance
4 36 (8.59%) Front Office
5 23 (5.49%) Games
6 13 (3.10%) Advertising
7 7 (1.67%) Law
7 7 (1.67%) Legal
7 7 (1.67%) Marketing
8 3 (0.72%) Retail
9 2 (0.48%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.24%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 191 (45.58%) Django
2 79 (18.85%) HTML
3 75 (17.90%) CSS
4 33 (7.88%) jQuery
5 28 (6.68%) JSON
6 22 (5.25%) Flask
7 21 (5.01%) Web Services
8 20 (4.77%) RabbitMQ
8 20 (4.77%) Pyramid
8 20 (4.77%) AngularJS
9 19 (4.53%) Gherkin
10 18 (4.30%) Qt
11 17 (4.06%) RESTful
11 17 (4.06%) Twisted
12 16 (3.82%) CSS3
12 16 (3.82%) XML
13 15 (3.58%) REST
14 14 (3.34%) HTML5
15 12 (2.86%) Ruby on Rails
15 12 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.40%) Derivative
2 30 (7.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 20 (4.77%) Digital Media
4 16 (3.82%) Algorithms
5 15 (3.58%) Data Structures
6 14 (3.34%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (2.86%) Fixed Income
8 11 (2.63%) Open Source
9 10 (2.39%) User Experience
10 9 (2.15%) Mathematics
10 9 (2.15%) Equities
11 5 (1.19%) Credit Derivative
11 5 (1.19%) Replication
11 5 (1.19%) Blog
12 4 (0.95%) Hedge funds
12 4 (0.95%) Visualisation
12 4 (0.95%) New Media
12 4 (0.95%) Linked Data
12 4 (0.95%) Mobile App
12 4 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 107 (25.54%) Linux
2 23 (5.49%) UNIX
3 19 (4.53%) Ubuntu
4 15 (3.58%) Windows
5 10 (2.39%) Mac OS X
6 3 (0.72%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.48%) Debian
8 1 (0.24%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (46.30%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (27.92%) TDD
3 107 (25.54%) OO
4 56 (13.37%) Scrum
5 45 (10.74%) Software Engineering
6 44 (10.50%) OOP
7 43 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
8 38 (9.07%) Risk Management
9 31 (7.40%) Web Development
10 27 (6.44%) Multithreading
11 21 (5.01%) Kanban
11 21 (5.01%) Refactoring
12 20 (4.77%) Unit Testing
13 19 (4.53%) OOD
14 17 (4.06%) Analytics
15 16 (3.82%) E-Commerce
16 14 (3.34%) Software Testing
17 13 (3.10%) DevOps
18 12 (2.86%) Test Automation
19 10 (2.39%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 419 (100.00%) Python
2 94 (22.43%) JavaScript
3 89 (21.24%) C++
4 80 (19.09%) Java
5 59 (14.08%) SQL
6 56 (13.37%) C#
7 28 (6.68%) Ruby
8 25 (5.97%) PHP
9 16 (3.82%) VBA
10 11 (2.63%) Scala
11 9 (2.15%) Perl
12 8 (1.91%) C
13 7 (1.67%) R
14 6 (1.43%) Bash Shell
14 6 (1.43%) IronPython
14 6 (1.43%) Shell Script
15 5 (1.19%) T-SQL
15 5 (1.19%) Haskell
16 3 (0.72%) PL/SQL
17 2 (0.48%) VC++
Qualifications
1 13 (3.10%) Degree
2 9 (2.15%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.19%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.48%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 14 (3.34%) Varnish
2 10 (2.39%) Docker
3 1 (0.24%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 25 (5.97%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.95%) Vagrant
3 3 (0.72%) Ansible
4 2 (0.48%) Puppet
5 1 (0.24%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.24%) StatsD
5 1 (0.24%) Salt
5 1 (0.24%) Graphite
Vendors
1 12 (2.86%) Oracle
2 10 (2.39%) Microsoft
3 6 (1.43%) Sybase
4 5 (1.19%) Google
5 1 (0.24%) Netezza
5 1 (0.24%) Splunk
5 1 (0.24%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.24%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.24%) Perforce
Oxford
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £425 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
North West
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: Market rates paid weekly
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Computer People
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer People
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £525 - £625 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
MNM Associates Ltd
Rate: Rate on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adam Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £280 - £380 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Roc Search
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £750.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Rate: £350 to £380 p/day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Radley James Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago