The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hammersmith region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 8 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing Python 3 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 12.00% 9.09% 10.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.08% 28.57% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
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£403 £372 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.19% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £30.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+28.33% -15.49%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Hammersmith region.

Programming Languages Category
Hammersmith
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
13 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 52.00% 31.82% 16.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 1
Average daily rate £356 £372 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.23% +86.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Python across the Hammersmith region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Hammersmith

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Python across the Hammersmith region.

Python Daily Rate Trend in Hammersmith

Python
Daily Rate Histogram in Hammersmith

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python across the Hammersmith region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in Hammersmith

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hammersmith region citing Python also 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 that cited Python.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Open Source
3 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (50.00%) Online Games
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Games
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) FitNesse
4 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (25.00%) XML-RPC
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) Subversion
4 1 (25.00%) Maven
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (25.00%) JMS
4 1 (25.00%) Java RMI
4 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Hammersmith by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hammersmith region citing Python also 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 that cited Python. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (25.00%) CouchDB
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (25.00%) OLTP
2 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Ant
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) FitNesse
General
1 2 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Python Developer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Automation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Tableau Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) JDBC
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) JMS
1 1 (25.00%) Java RMI
1 1 (25.00%) XML-RPC
1 1 (25.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Online Games
2 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) MapReduce
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) Scala
4 1 (25.00%) Go
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Tableau