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 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 5 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Python 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 12.82% 3.85% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.78% 11.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate £475 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.20% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.25 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.33% +7.14%
Python
London

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
18 9 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 46.15% 34.62% 45.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 11
Average daily rate £475 £470 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.97% +17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £368 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £473 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 10 (76.92%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Ruby
3 5 (38.46%) Scrum
3 5 (38.46%) Degree
3 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
3 5 (38.46%) Windows
3 5 (38.46%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) C++
3 5 (38.46%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) Docker
3 5 (38.46%) DevOps
4 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (30.77%) nginx
4 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 4 (30.77%) Redis
4 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 4 (30.77%) OO
4 4 (30.77%) CherryPy
4 4 (30.77%) Incident Management
4 4 (30.77%) TDD
5 3 (23.08%) jQuery
5 3 (23.08%) Web Services
5 3 (23.08%) Perl
5 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
5 3 (23.08%) MongoDB
5 3 (23.08%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
5 3 (23.08%) BDD

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Hammersmith by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 4 (30.77%) nginx
2 2 (15.38%) Apache
3 1 (7.69%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (7.69%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
2 2 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (30.77%) Redis
3 3 (23.08%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
3 3 (23.08%) MongoDB
3 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
4 1 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (7.69%) Informix
4 1 (7.69%) MySQL
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) Bugzilla
2 2 (15.38%) JIRA
2 2 (15.38%) Subversion
3 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
3 1 (7.69%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Python Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Developer
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Database Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Developer in Test
5 1 (7.69%) Django Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Python/Django Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) CherryPy
2 3 (23.08%) Flask
2 3 (23.08%) jQuery
2 3 (23.08%) Web Services
3 2 (15.38%) Django
4 1 (7.69%) .NET
4 1 (7.69%) LAMP
4 1 (7.69%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (7.69%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (7.69%) REST
4 1 (7.69%) SOAP
4 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.69%) Online Gambling
3 1 (7.69%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) CentOS
3 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) DevOps
2 5 (38.46%) Scrum
3 4 (30.77%) Incident Management
3 4 (30.77%) OO
3 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 4 (30.77%) TDD
4 3 (23.08%) BDD
4 3 (23.08%) Line Management
4 3 (23.08%) Microservices
4 3 (23.08%) Mobile Development
4 3 (23.08%) People Management
5 2 (15.38%) Computer Security
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) Defect Tracking
5 2 (15.38%) Information Assurance
5 2 (15.38%) Open Source
5 2 (15.38%) Security Operations
5 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (15.38%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C#
1 5 (38.46%) C++
1 5 (38.46%) Java
1 5 (38.46%) Ruby
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) GCED
2 2 (15.38%) GCFA
2 2 (15.38%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (15.38%) ISO27002
2 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Docker
2 1 (7.69%) KVM
2 1 (7.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (15.38%) Puppet
2 2 (15.38%) yum
3 1 (7.69%) Ansible
3 1 (7.69%) Nagios
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (7.69%) Salt
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
1 2 (15.38%) Perforce
1 2 (15.38%) Rally
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.69%) Vertica