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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python Developer
England / London
Rank 193 179 245
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +66
Contract jobs requiring a Python Developer 238 266 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.23% 1.30% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 1.36% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 211 141
Median daily rate £550 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £350 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £356 £375
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £50.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

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
18379 19532 20026
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.86% 95.16% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 13143 13698 14273
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 246 305 351
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.47% +2.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £10.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.26 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +16 41 £575 +19.79% 16
Bromley - 5 £550 - 2
Docklands, London - 1 £543 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £513 -
Python Developer
England

Python Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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.

1 502 (100.00%) Python
2 217 (43.23%) Agile Software Development
3 186 (37.05%) Django
4 126 (25.10%) TDD
5 121 (24.10%) JavaScript
6 101 (20.12%) Java
7 100 (19.92%) C++
7 100 (19.92%) SQL
8 93 (18.53%) OO
9 92 (18.33%) Linux
10 90 (17.93%) Flask
11 86 (17.13%) Banking
12 76 (15.14%) CSS
13 75 (14.94%) HTML
14 69 (13.75%) PostgreSQL
15 67 (13.35%) Finance
16 64 (12.75%) Git (software)
17 59 (11.75%) BDD
18 58 (11.55%) Investment Banking
19 54 (10.76%) Computer Science
20 51 (10.16%) C#
21 50 (9.96%) DevOps
22 48 (9.56%) Amazon AWS
23 47 (9.36%) Front Office
24 46 (9.16%) Analytics
25 43 (8.57%) Web Development
26 41 (8.17%) Web Services
27 38 (7.57%) MySQL
28 37 (7.37%) Software Engineering
28 37 (7.37%) Elasticsearch

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 37 (7.37%) Elasticsearch
2 18 (3.59%) CMS
3 16 (3.19%) nginx
4 15 (2.99%) Apache Spark
5 8 (1.59%) Apache
6 7 (1.39%) Confluence
7 5 (1.00%) Cloud Foundry
7 5 (1.00%) OpenStack
7 5 (1.00%) uWSGI
8 4 (0.80%) Apache Solr
8 4 (0.80%) IBM HTTP Server
9 3 (0.60%) Drupal
9 3 (0.60%) IPython
9 3 (0.60%) SAS
10 2 (0.40%) Facebook Platform
11 1 (0.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.20%) IIS
Applications
1 23 (4.58%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.99%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.20%) FINCAD Analytics
1 1 (0.20%) Odoo
1 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 48 (9.56%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (2.19%) GitHub
3 10 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.39%) Heroku
5 6 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.80%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (0.60%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.60%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.40%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.40%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (0.40%) Amazon Kinesis
8 2 (0.40%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.40%) PaaS
8 2 (0.40%) SaaS
9 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.20%) Datadog
9 1 (0.20%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.18%) HTTP
2 10 (1.99%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (1.39%) Internet
4 5 (1.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.80%) Skype
6 3 (0.60%) DVB
7 2 (0.40%) FTP
7 2 (0.40%) NGN
7 2 (0.40%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.20%) MQTT
8 1 (0.20%) Softphone
8 1 (0.20%) SSL
8 1 (0.20%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (13.75%) PostgreSQL
2 38 (7.57%) MySQL
3 31 (6.18%) Big Data
3 31 (6.18%) SQL Server
4 30 (5.98%) MongoDB
5 23 (4.58%) NoSQL
6 22 (4.38%) Redis
7 17 (3.39%) Hadoop
8 16 (3.19%) Apache Cassandra
9 15 (2.99%) Relational Database
10 6 (1.20%) Neo4j
11 4 (0.80%) DataStax
11 4 (0.80%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.60%) DB2
12 3 (0.60%) KDB
13 2 (0.40%) Amazon RDS
13 2 (0.40%) CouchDB
13 2 (0.40%) OpenStack Swift
14 1 (0.20%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 64 (12.75%) Git (software)
2 32 (6.37%) Subversion
3 28 (5.58%) JIRA
4 21 (4.18%) Jenkins
5 16 (3.19%) TeamCity
6 10 (1.99%) Bitbucket
6 10 (1.99%) Vagrant
7 8 (1.59%) Selenium
8 5 (1.00%) Travis CI
9 4 (0.80%) Android Studio
9 4 (0.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (0.80%) Cucumber
9 4 (0.80%) Gradle
9 4 (0.80%) Karma Test Runner
10 3 (0.60%) Codeship
10 3 (0.60%) Gerrit
11 2 (0.40%) gulp
11 2 (0.40%) Maven
12 1 (0.20%) webpack
12 1 (0.20%) Xcode
General
1 86 (17.13%) Banking
2 67 (13.35%) Finance
3 58 (11.55%) Investment Banking
4 47 (9.36%) Front Office
5 8 (1.59%) Back Office
6 7 (1.39%) Marketing
7 6 (1.20%) Retail
8 5 (1.00%) Advertising
8 5 (1.00%) Games
8 5 (1.00%) Legal
9 4 (0.80%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.80%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.60%) Law
11 2 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.40%) Publishing
12 1 (0.20%) Electronics
12 1 (0.20%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (37.05%) Django
2 90 (17.93%) Flask
3 76 (15.14%) CSS
4 75 (14.94%) HTML
5 41 (8.17%) Web Services
6 36 (7.17%) AngularJS
7 31 (6.18%) Pandas
8 30 (5.98%) RabbitMQ
9 29 (5.78%) HTML5
9 29 (5.78%) NumPy
9 29 (5.78%) RESTful
10 26 (5.18%) CSS3
10 26 (5.18%) REST
11 24 (4.78%) JSON
11 24 (4.78%) OAuth2
12 18 (3.59%) React
13 17 (3.39%) jQuery
13 17 (3.39%) SciPy
14 16 (3.19%) Node.js
15 15 (2.99%) Celery
Miscellaneous
1 54 (10.76%) Computer Science
2 27 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (5.38%) Fixed Income
3 20 (3.98%) Algorithms
4 16 (3.19%) Visualisation
5 15 (2.99%) Credit Risk
6 14 (2.79%) Derivative
6 14 (2.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 14 (2.79%) Management Information System
6 14 (2.79%) Market Risk
7 13 (2.59%) Data Structures
7 13 (2.59%) User Experience
8 12 (2.39%) Raspberry Pi
9 11 (2.19%) Artificial Intelligence
10 10 (1.99%) Mathematics
10 10 (1.99%) Social Media
11 9 (1.79%) Device Driver
11 9 (1.79%) Reference Data
12 8 (1.59%) EPoS
12 8 (1.59%) STB
Operating Systems
1 92 (18.33%) Linux
2 24 (4.78%) Unix
3 22 (4.38%) Windows
4 13 (2.59%) Android
5 8 (1.59%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.00%) CentOS
7 4 (0.80%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.60%) VMS
9 2 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.40%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.40%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (43.23%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (25.10%) TDD
3 93 (18.53%) OO
4 59 (11.75%) BDD
5 50 (9.96%) DevOps
6 46 (9.16%) Analytics
7 43 (8.57%) Web Development
8 37 (7.37%) Software Engineering
9 33 (6.57%) Continuous Integration
10 32 (6.37%) OOP
11 31 (6.18%) Pair Programming
12 28 (5.58%) Open Source
13 27 (5.38%) Mentoring
14 26 (5.18%) Machine Learning
15 24 (4.78%) Microservices
15 24 (4.78%) Scrum
15 24 (4.78%) SDLC
16 20 (3.98%) API Development
17 17 (3.39%) Multithreading
18 16 (3.19%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 502 (100.00%) Python
2 121 (24.10%) JavaScript
3 101 (20.12%) Java
4 100 (19.92%) C++
4 100 (19.92%) SQL
5 51 (10.16%) C#
6 28 (5.58%) C
6 28 (5.58%) Ruby
7 20 (3.98%) Perl
8 19 (3.78%) Bash Shell
8 19 (3.78%) Go
9 17 (3.39%) Scala
10 16 (3.19%) R
11 13 (2.59%) PHP
12 10 (1.99%) Shell Script
13 6 (1.20%) F#
13 6 (1.20%) MATLAB
14 3 (0.60%) Clojure
14 3 (0.60%) CoffeeScript
15 2 (0.40%) ES6
Qualifications
1 30 (5.98%) Degree
2 10 (1.99%) PhD
2 10 (1.99%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.20%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (1.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.20%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.58%) QA
2 3 (0.60%) SDET
3 2 (0.40%) GCP
4 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.20%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.20%) WCAG
System Software
1 32 (6.37%) Docker
2 1 (0.20%) HDFS
2 1 (0.20%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 10 (1.99%) Ansible
2 6 (1.20%) Puppet
3 5 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.00%) Terraform
4 2 (0.40%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.40%) Pingdom
5 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.20%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.20%) Salt
Vendors
1 12 (2.39%) Bloomberg
2 11 (2.19%) Reuters
3 10 (1.99%) Google
3 10 (1.99%) Red Hat
3 10 (1.99%) Twitter
4 8 (1.59%) Oracle
5 5 (1.00%) Sybase
6 3 (0.60%) Apigee
7 2 (0.40%) Apple
7 2 (0.40%) Facebook
7 2 (0.40%) MapR
7 2 (0.40%) Microsoft
7 2 (0.40%) Perforce
8 1 (0.20%) Adobe
8 1 (0.20%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.20%) FactSet
8 1 (0.20%) SAP
8 1 (0.20%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.20%) Solace
8 1 (0.20%) VMware
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