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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python Developer
Rank 183 281 228
Rank change year-on-year
+98 -53
Contract jobs requiring a Python Developer 287 168 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.26% 0.72% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 0.76% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 142 186
Median daily rate £450 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
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
21623 22132 23409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.76% 95.03% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 15359 15628 16259
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £615 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 281 346 449
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +34 43 £463 -26.00% 14
Bromley - 9 £550 - 2
Feltham - 2 £425 -
Westminster - 1 £425 -
Southwark - 1 - -
Chiswick - 1 - -
Python Developer
England

Python Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 501 (100.00%) Python
2 208 (41.52%) Agile Software Development
3 192 (38.32%) Django
4 147 (29.34%) TDD
5 121 (24.15%) SQL
6 117 (23.35%) JavaScript
7 115 (22.95%) Linux
8 108 (21.56%) Flask
9 97 (19.36%) PostgreSQL
10 92 (18.36%) C++
10 92 (18.36%) Java
11 85 (16.97%) OO
12 75 (14.97%) HTML
13 72 (14.37%) CSS
14 71 (14.17%) BDD
15 68 (13.57%) DevOps
16 61 (12.18%) MySQL
16 61 (12.18%) Git (software)
17 58 (11.58%) Finance
18 55 (10.98%) Banking
19 52 (10.38%) Pair Programming
20 50 (9.98%) Web Development
20 50 (9.98%) Continuous Integration
21 46 (9.18%) Elasticsearch
22 44 (8.78%) AngularJS
22 44 (8.78%) Amazon AWS
22 44 (8.78%) HTML5
23 39 (7.78%) CSS3
24 38 (7.58%) RESTful
25 37 (7.39%) MongoDB

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 46 (9.18%) Elasticsearch
2 27 (5.39%) nginx
3 18 (3.59%) CMS
4 14 (2.79%) uWSGI
5 13 (2.59%) WebSphere
6 8 (1.60%) Apache Spark
7 4 (0.80%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (0.60%) Apache
8 3 (0.60%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.40%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.40%) SAS
10 1 (0.20%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.20%) Confluence
10 1 (0.20%) Drupal
10 1 (0.20%) IIS
10 1 (0.20%) IPython
Applications
1 21 (4.19%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.20%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 2 (0.40%) Odoo
2 1 (0.20%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 44 (8.78%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.59%) AWS CloudFormation
3 11 (2.20%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (1.40%) GitHub
6 5 (1.00%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (1.00%) Heroku
7 4 (0.80%) Google App Engine
8 3 (0.60%) PaaS
9 2 (0.40%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.40%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.40%) CloudFront
9 2 (0.40%) SaaS
10 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.20%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.19%) HTTP
2 10 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (1.40%) DVB
4 4 (0.80%) Internet
5 1 (0.20%) Firewall
5 1 (0.20%) MQTT
5 1 (0.20%) Softphone
5 1 (0.20%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (19.36%) PostgreSQL
2 61 (12.18%) MySQL
3 37 (7.39%) MongoDB
4 29 (5.79%) SQL Server
5 28 (5.59%) NoSQL
6 22 (4.39%) Redis
7 18 (3.59%) Relational Database
8 15 (2.99%) Big Data
9 13 (2.59%) ObjectStore
10 9 (1.80%) Amazon RDS
10 9 (1.80%) Apache Cassandra
11 8 (1.60%) Neo4j
12 7 (1.40%) Hadoop
13 3 (0.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 3 (0.60%) KDB
14 2 (0.40%) InfluxDB
14 2 (0.40%) OLTP
14 2 (0.40%) OpenStack Swift
14 2 (0.40%) Spotfire
15 1 (0.20%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 61 (12.18%) Git (software)
2 27 (5.39%) Jenkins
3 25 (4.99%) JIRA
4 17 (3.39%) Subversion
5 8 (1.60%) Vagrant
6 5 (1.00%) Maven
7 3 (0.60%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.60%) Selenium
8 2 (0.40%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.40%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.20%) Android Studio
9 1 (0.20%) Appium
9 1 (0.20%) GitLab
9 1 (0.20%) GNU Toolchain
9 1 (0.20%) Gradle
9 1 (0.20%) Grunt
9 1 (0.20%) Hudson
9 1 (0.20%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.20%) Redmine
9 1 (0.20%) WebDriver
General
1 58 (11.58%) Finance
2 55 (10.98%) Banking
3 37 (7.39%) Front Office
4 35 (6.99%) Investment Banking
5 7 (1.40%) Advertising
6 6 (1.20%) Back Office
6 6 (1.20%) Marketing
7 5 (1.00%) Legal
7 5 (1.00%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.80%) Games
8 4 (0.80%) Retail
9 2 (0.40%) French Language
9 2 (0.40%) Law
9 2 (0.40%) Publishing
10 1 (0.20%) German Language
10 1 (0.20%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.20%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.20%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (38.32%) Django
2 108 (21.56%) Flask
3 75 (14.97%) HTML
4 72 (14.37%) CSS
5 44 (8.78%) AngularJS
5 44 (8.78%) HTML5
6 39 (7.78%) CSS3
7 38 (7.58%) RESTful
8 36 (7.19%) Web Services
9 35 (6.99%) OAuth2
10 32 (6.39%) RabbitMQ
11 28 (5.59%) Node.js
12 25 (4.99%) NumPy
13 23 (4.59%) Pandas
14 22 (4.39%) SciPy
15 20 (3.99%) JSON
15 20 (3.99%) React
15 20 (3.99%) SQLAlchemy
16 18 (3.59%) LEMP Stack
17 17 (3.39%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 31 (6.19%) Algorithms
1 31 (6.19%) Computer Science
2 23 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (4.19%) Market Risk
4 19 (3.79%) Derivative
5 16 (3.19%) Visualisation
6 14 (2.79%) Mathematics
7 12 (2.40%) Credit Risk
7 12 (2.40%) Data Structures
7 12 (2.40%) Hedge funds
7 12 (2.40%) Raspberry Pi
7 12 (2.40%) Social Media
8 11 (2.20%) Artificial Intelligence
8 11 (2.20%) Device Driver
8 11 (2.20%) Fixed Income
9 10 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 10 (2.00%) STB
9 10 (2.00%) User Experience
10 9 (1.80%) Statistics
11 8 (1.60%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 115 (22.95%) Linux
2 34 (6.79%) Unix
3 21 (4.19%) Windows
4 12 (2.40%) Mac OS
5 6 (1.20%) Android
6 5 (1.00%) VMS
7 4 (0.80%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.40%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (41.52%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (29.34%) TDD
3 85 (16.97%) OO
4 71 (14.17%) BDD
5 68 (13.57%) DevOps
6 52 (10.38%) Pair Programming
7 50 (9.98%) Continuous Integration
7 50 (9.98%) Web Development
8 37 (7.39%) OOP
9 35 (6.99%) Analytics
10 33 (6.59%) Scrum
11 31 (6.19%) Multithreading
12 28 (5.59%) Software Engineering
13 24 (4.79%) Microservices
14 22 (4.39%) Continuous Delivery
15 21 (4.19%) Machine Learning
15 21 (4.19%) OOD
16 20 (3.99%) Risk Management
17 18 (3.59%) Mentoring
18 16 (3.19%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 501 (100.00%) Python
2 121 (24.15%) SQL
3 117 (23.35%) JavaScript
4 92 (18.36%) C++
4 92 (18.36%) Java
5 37 (7.39%) C#
6 24 (4.79%) C
7 21 (4.19%) Ruby
8 20 (3.99%) Shell Script
9 19 (3.79%) R
9 19 (3.79%) Scala
10 14 (2.79%) Go
11 12 (2.40%) Perl
12 11 (2.20%) Bash Shell
13 9 (1.80%) PHP
14 6 (1.20%) MATLAB
15 5 (1.00%) F#
15 5 (1.00%) Korn
16 4 (0.80%) Clojure
17 3 (0.60%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (5.39%) Degree
2 20 (3.99%) Security Cleared
3 14 (2.79%) BPSS Clearance
4 8 (1.60%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.60%) DBS Check
5 3 (0.60%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.99%) QA
2 3 (0.60%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.40%) SDET
System Software
1 26 (5.19%) Docker
2 1 (0.20%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 11 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.20%) Ansible
2 6 (1.20%) Puppet
3 4 (0.80%) Grafana
4 2 (0.40%) Kibana
4 2 (0.40%) logstash
4 2 (0.40%) StatsD
5 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.20%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.20%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.20%) Mesos
Vendors
1 10 (2.00%) Twitter
2 9 (1.80%) Oracle
3 8 (1.60%) Google
4 5 (1.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (0.60%) Apple
5 3 (0.60%) Facebook
5 3 (0.60%) Infragistics
6 2 (0.40%) Bloomberg
6 2 (0.40%) Informatica
6 2 (0.40%) MapR
6 2 (0.40%) New Relic
6 2 (0.40%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.40%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.20%) IBM
7 1 (0.20%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.20%) Reuters
7 1 (0.20%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.20%) StreamBase
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