The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Python Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python Developer
Rank 209 203 246
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +43
Contract jobs requiring a Python Developer 248 264 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.15% 1.16% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 1.22% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 214 157
Median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £640 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £375 £369
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +8.57%
Python Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20419 21560 22362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.69% 95.11% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 14600 15240 16105
Median daily rate £475 £450 £426
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 290 350 445
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Python Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Python Developer in the job title.

Python Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Python Developer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Python Developer Daily Rate Trend in London

Python Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Python Developer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Python Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Python Developer across the London region.

Python Developer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Python Developer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +36 51 £575 +12.19% 14
Bromley - 13 £550 -
Southwark - 2 - -
Canary Wharf +5 1 £513 -
Python Developer
England

Python Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, Python Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Python Developer in the job title.

1 508 (100.00%) Python
2 208 (40.94%) Agile Software Development
3 203 (39.96%) Django
4 143 (28.15%) TDD
5 117 (23.03%) JavaScript
6 105 (20.67%) SQL
7 103 (20.28%) Java
8 100 (19.69%) Flask
9 96 (18.90%) Linux
10 94 (18.50%) OO
10 94 (18.50%) C++
11 87 (17.13%) PostgreSQL
12 81 (15.94%) Banking
13 76 (14.96%) HTML
13 76 (14.96%) CSS
14 75 (14.76%) BDD
15 71 (13.98%) Git (software)
16 69 (13.58%) Finance
17 61 (12.01%) DevOps
18 55 (10.83%) Investment Banking
19 49 (9.65%) C#
19 49 (9.65%) Web Development
19 49 (9.65%) Computer Science
19 49 (9.65%) Elasticsearch
20 48 (9.45%) MySQL
21 46 (9.06%) Web Services
22 45 (8.86%) Amazon AWS
23 44 (8.66%) Front Office
24 41 (8.07%) Analytics
25 38 (7.48%) AngularJS

Python Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 49 (9.65%) Elasticsearch
2 21 (4.13%) nginx
3 20 (3.94%) CMS
4 12 (2.36%) Apache Spark
5 8 (1.57%) uWSGI
6 5 (0.98%) OpenStack
7 4 (0.79%) Apache
7 4 (0.79%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (0.59%) IPython
8 3 (0.59%) SAS
9 2 (0.39%) Drupal
9 2 (0.39%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.20%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.20%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.20%) Confluence
10 1 (0.20%) IIS
Applications
1 23 (4.53%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.39%) Odoo
2 1 (0.20%) RMDS
2 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 45 (8.86%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (2.17%) GitHub
4 9 (1.77%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (1.38%) Google App Engine
6 6 (1.18%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (1.18%) Heroku
7 3 (0.59%) PaaS
8 2 (0.39%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.39%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.39%) SaaS
9 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.20%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.33%) HTTP
2 10 (1.97%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (1.18%) DVB
3 6 (1.18%) Internet
4 2 (0.39%) FTP
4 2 (0.39%) NGN
4 2 (0.39%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.39%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.20%) Firewall
5 1 (0.20%) MQTT
5 1 (0.20%) Softphone
5 1 (0.20%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (17.13%) PostgreSQL
2 48 (9.45%) MySQL
3 35 (6.89%) MongoDB
4 31 (6.10%) SQL Server
5 28 (5.51%) NoSQL
6 22 (4.33%) Redis
7 16 (3.15%) Big Data
8 15 (2.95%) Relational Database
9 13 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
10 11 (2.17%) Hadoop
11 6 (1.18%) Neo4j
12 4 (0.79%) KDB
13 3 (0.59%) DB2
14 2 (0.39%) Amazon RDS
14 2 (0.39%) Apache Hive
14 2 (0.39%) CouchDB
14 2 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.39%) ObjectStore
14 2 (0.39%) OpenStack Swift
14 2 (0.39%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 71 (13.98%) Git (software)
2 27 (5.31%) Subversion
3 24 (4.72%) Jenkins
4 21 (4.13%) JIRA
5 9 (1.77%) TeamCity
6 7 (1.38%) Vagrant
7 4 (0.79%) Bitbucket
7 4 (0.79%) Cucumber
7 4 (0.79%) Maven
7 4 (0.79%) Selenium
8 3 (0.59%) Gerrit
9 2 (0.39%) Grunt
9 2 (0.39%) gulp
9 2 (0.39%) Travis CI
10 1 (0.20%) Android Studio
10 1 (0.20%) CircleCI
10 1 (0.20%) CocoaPods
10 1 (0.20%) GitLab
10 1 (0.20%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (0.20%) webpack
General
1 81 (15.94%) Banking
2 69 (13.58%) Finance
3 55 (10.83%) Investment Banking
4 44 (8.66%) Front Office
5 10 (1.97%) Marketing
6 8 (1.57%) Advertising
7 7 (1.38%) Back Office
8 6 (1.18%) Legal
9 5 (0.98%) Games
10 4 (0.79%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.79%) Retail
10 4 (0.79%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.59%) Publishing
12 1 (0.20%) Electronics
12 1 (0.20%) French Language
12 1 (0.20%) German Language
12 1 (0.20%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.20%) Law
12 1 (0.20%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 203 (39.96%) Django
2 100 (19.69%) Flask
3 76 (14.96%) CSS
3 76 (14.96%) HTML
4 46 (9.06%) Web Services
5 38 (7.48%) AngularJS
6 36 (7.09%) OAuth2
6 36 (7.09%) RabbitMQ
7 35 (6.89%) HTML5
8 34 (6.69%) CSS3
8 34 (6.69%) RESTful
9 27 (5.31%) REST
10 26 (5.12%) Pandas
11 25 (4.92%) NumPy
12 24 (4.72%) React
13 20 (3.94%) JSON
14 16 (3.15%) Celery
14 16 (3.15%) Node.js
15 14 (2.76%) SciPy
16 13 (2.56%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 49 (9.65%) Computer Science
2 31 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (4.72%) Algorithms
4 20 (3.94%) Fixed Income
5 18 (3.54%) Market Risk
6 17 (3.35%) Credit Risk
6 17 (3.35%) Derivative
6 17 (3.35%) Visualisation
7 13 (2.56%) Artificial Intelligence
7 13 (2.56%) Data Structures
8 12 (2.36%) Raspberry Pi
9 11 (2.17%) Mathematics
9 11 (2.17%) Social Media
9 11 (2.17%) STB
10 9 (1.77%) Device Driver
10 9 (1.77%) Hedge funds
10 9 (1.77%) Management Information System
11 8 (1.57%) EPoS
11 8 (1.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 8 (1.57%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 96 (18.90%) Linux
2 22 (4.33%) Unix
3 19 (3.74%) Windows
4 10 (1.97%) Android
5 8 (1.57%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.79%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.59%) VMS
8 2 (0.39%) CentOS
8 2 (0.39%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (40.94%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (28.15%) TDD
3 94 (18.50%) OO
4 75 (14.76%) BDD
5 61 (12.01%) DevOps
6 49 (9.65%) Web Development
7 41 (8.07%) Analytics
8 37 (7.28%) Continuous Integration
8 37 (7.28%) Pair Programming
9 36 (7.09%) Software Engineering
10 32 (6.30%) OOP
11 31 (6.10%) Machine Learning
12 27 (5.31%) Mentoring
13 25 (4.92%) Microservices
13 25 (4.92%) Scrum
14 20 (3.94%) SDLC
15 19 (3.74%) Multithreading
15 19 (3.74%) Open Source
16 17 (3.35%) Web Operations
17 14 (2.76%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 508 (100.00%) Python
2 117 (23.03%) JavaScript
3 105 (20.67%) SQL
4 103 (20.28%) Java
5 94 (18.50%) C++
6 49 (9.65%) C#
7 27 (5.31%) C
8 24 (4.72%) Ruby
9 20 (3.94%) Scala
10 19 (3.74%) Perl
11 16 (3.15%) Go
12 13 (2.56%) R
13 12 (2.36%) Shell Script
14 11 (2.17%) PHP
15 10 (1.97%) Bash Shell
16 6 (1.18%) F#
17 5 (0.98%) Clojure
17 5 (0.98%) MATLAB
18 2 (0.39%) Ada
18 2 (0.39%) Lua
Qualifications
1 32 (6.30%) Degree
2 15 (2.95%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.97%) BPSS Clearance
4 8 (1.57%) SC Cleared
5 5 (0.98%) PhD
6 3 (0.59%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.76%) QA
2 3 (0.59%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (0.59%) SDET
3 2 (0.39%) GCP
4 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.20%) WCAG
System Software
1 22 (4.33%) Docker
2 1 (0.20%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.20%) HDFS
2 1 (0.20%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 8 (1.57%) Ansible
1 8 (1.57%) Puppet
2 6 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.59%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.39%) Pingdom
5 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.20%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.20%) Mesos
5 1 (0.20%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (2.17%) Google
2 10 (1.97%) Twitter
3 7 (1.38%) Bloomberg
3 7 (1.38%) Oracle
3 7 (1.38%) Red Hat
3 7 (1.38%) Reuters
4 4 (0.79%) Sybase
5 3 (0.59%) Apple
6 2 (0.39%) Facebook
6 2 (0.39%) MapR
6 2 (0.39%) Microsoft
6 2 (0.39%) Perforce
7 1 (0.20%) Adobe
7 1 (0.20%) IBM
7 1 (0.20%) Informatica
7 1 (0.20%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.20%) Solace
7 1 (0.20%) StreamBase
7 1 (0.20%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.20%) VMware
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