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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python Developer
England / London
Rank 171 202 235
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +33
Contract jobs requiring a Python Developer 271 233 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.40% 1.10% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 1.16% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 176 138
Median daily rate £525 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%

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
18361 20062 20287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.76% 95.10% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 13139 14193 14289
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 £293 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 305 335
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £19.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% -11.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 +11 33 £500 +8.99% 24
Canary Wharf +1 4 £534 +34.27%
Bromley - 4 £550 -
Docklands, London - 2 £543 -
Python Developer
England

Python Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 512 (100.00%) Python
2 212 (41.41%) Agile Software Development
3 174 (33.98%) Django
4 135 (26.37%) JavaScript
5 112 (21.88%) SQL
6 99 (19.34%) Java
6 99 (19.34%) Flask
7 98 (19.14%) Banking
8 97 (18.95%) TDD
9 92 (17.97%) C++
10 89 (17.38%) Linux
11 84 (16.41%) HTML
12 82 (16.02%) OO
12 82 (16.02%) CSS
13 81 (15.82%) Finance
14 70 (13.67%) Investment Banking
15 62 (12.11%) PostgreSQL
16 61 (11.91%) Git (software)
17 56 (10.94%) Big Data
17 56 (10.94%) Analytics
18 52 (10.16%) Computer Science
19 51 (9.96%) Front Office
20 48 (9.38%) C#
21 44 (8.59%) DevOps
21 44 (8.59%) Pandas
22 42 (8.20%) AngularJS
23 39 (7.62%) Docker
24 38 (7.42%) NumPy
24 38 (7.42%) Web Development
25 36 (7.03%) Amazon AWS

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 28 (5.47%) Apache Spark
2 19 (3.71%) Elasticsearch
3 18 (3.52%) Apache
4 14 (2.73%) CMS
5 12 (2.34%) nginx
6 11 (2.15%) Confluence
7 10 (1.95%) Cloud Foundry
8 7 (1.37%) SAS
9 5 (0.98%) Apache Solr
10 4 (0.78%) Jupyter
10 4 (0.78%) OpenStack
10 4 (0.78%) uWSGI
11 3 (0.59%) Drupal
11 3 (0.59%) IBM HTTP Server
11 3 (0.59%) IPython
12 2 (0.39%) Facebook Platform
12 2 (0.39%) Tornado
13 1 (0.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 1 (0.20%) Joomla!
13 1 (0.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 24 (4.69%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.91%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.78%) FINCAD Analytics
2 2 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 36 (7.03%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (2.73%) GitHub
3 7 (1.37%) Heroku
3 7 (1.37%) PaaS
4 6 (1.17%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.78%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.59%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.59%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.39%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.39%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (0.39%) Amazon Kinesis
8 2 (0.39%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.39%) IaaS
8 2 (0.39%) SaaS
9 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.20%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.10%) HTTP
2 9 (1.76%) Internet
3 6 (1.17%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (0.78%) Skype
6 2 (0.39%) DHCP
6 2 (0.39%) DNS
6 2 (0.39%) FTP
6 2 (0.39%) NGN
6 2 (0.39%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.20%) MQTT
7 1 (0.20%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (12.11%) PostgreSQL
2 56 (10.94%) Big Data
3 35 (6.84%) Hadoop
4 32 (6.25%) MySQL
4 32 (6.25%) SQL Server
5 27 (5.27%) Redis
6 25 (4.88%) MongoDB
7 22 (4.30%) NoSQL
8 16 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
9 15 (2.93%) Relational Database
10 7 (1.37%) Neo4j
11 5 (0.98%) Apache Hive
11 5 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (0.98%) DataStax
11 5 (0.98%) HBase
11 5 (0.98%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.59%) Amazon RDS
12 3 (0.59%) DB2
12 3 (0.59%) KDB
13 2 (0.39%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 61 (11.91%) Git (software)
2 32 (6.25%) Subversion
3 28 (5.47%) JIRA
4 17 (3.32%) Jenkins
4 17 (3.32%) TeamCity
5 14 (2.73%) Bitbucket
6 9 (1.76%) Vagrant
7 8 (1.56%) Selenium
8 5 (0.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (0.98%) Karma Test Runner
8 5 (0.98%) Travis CI
9 4 (0.78%) Android Studio
9 4 (0.78%) Gradle
10 3 (0.59%) Codeship
10 3 (0.59%) Gerrit
11 2 (0.39%) Bower
11 2 (0.39%) gulp
12 1 (0.20%) CocoaPods
12 1 (0.20%) Grunt
12 1 (0.20%) webpack
General
1 98 (19.14%) Banking
2 81 (15.82%) Finance
3 70 (13.67%) Investment Banking
4 51 (9.96%) Front Office
5 9 (1.76%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.37%) Marketing
6 7 (1.37%) Retail
7 6 (1.17%) Back Office
8 5 (0.98%) Legal
9 4 (0.78%) Advertising
9 4 (0.78%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.78%) Games
10 3 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.39%) Electronics
11 2 (0.39%) Law
11 2 (0.39%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.39%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (33.98%) Django
2 99 (19.34%) Flask
3 84 (16.41%) HTML
4 82 (16.02%) CSS
5 44 (8.59%) Pandas
6 42 (8.20%) AngularJS
7 38 (7.42%) NumPy
8 30 (5.86%) REST
9 29 (5.66%) HTML5
10 28 (5.47%) Node.js
11 27 (5.27%) RESTful
12 26 (5.08%) Web Services
13 25 (4.88%) jQuery
14 23 (4.49%) JSON
14 23 (4.49%) SciPy
15 22 (4.30%) CSS3
16 21 (4.10%) RabbitMQ
17 18 (3.52%) XML
18 17 (3.32%) Celery
19 15 (2.93%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 52 (10.16%) Computer Science
2 32 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (6.05%) Fixed Income
4 27 (5.27%) Algorithms
5 21 (4.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 18 (3.52%) User Experience
7 16 (3.13%) Data Structures
8 14 (2.73%) Management Information System
8 14 (2.73%) Market Risk
9 13 (2.54%) Credit Risk
9 13 (2.54%) Derivative
10 11 (2.15%) Fintech
11 10 (1.95%) Equities
11 10 (1.95%) Hedge funds
12 9 (1.76%) Device Driver
13 8 (1.56%) Mobile App
13 8 (1.56%) Reference Data
14 6 (1.17%) Grid Computing
15 5 (0.98%) EPoS
15 5 (0.98%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 89 (17.38%) Linux
2 26 (5.08%) Unix
3 21 (4.10%) Windows
4 12 (2.34%) Android
5 7 (1.37%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.98%) CentOS
7 4 (0.78%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.59%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.39%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.39%) Solaris
9 2 (0.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (41.41%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (18.95%) TDD
3 82 (16.02%) OO
4 56 (10.94%) Analytics
5 44 (8.59%) DevOps
6 38 (7.42%) Web Development
7 33 (6.45%) BDD
8 32 (6.25%) OOP
9 31 (6.05%) Continuous Integration
10 30 (5.86%) Open Source
11 28 (5.47%) Software Engineering
12 27 (5.27%) Machine Learning
12 27 (5.27%) Microservices
13 26 (5.08%) Mentoring
14 25 (4.88%) Pair Programming
15 23 (4.49%) SDLC
16 21 (4.10%) Data Analytics
17 20 (3.91%) API Development
17 20 (3.91%) Front End Development
18 18 (3.52%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 512 (100.00%) Python
2 135 (26.37%) JavaScript
3 112 (21.88%) SQL
4 99 (19.34%) Java
5 92 (17.97%) C++
6 48 (9.38%) C#
7 26 (5.08%) Ruby
8 25 (4.88%) R
9 24 (4.69%) Scala
10 23 (4.49%) C
11 20 (3.91%) Perl
12 17 (3.32%) Go
13 16 (3.13%) Bash Shell
14 12 (2.34%) PHP
15 10 (1.95%) MATLAB
16 8 (1.56%) Shell Script
17 6 (1.17%) F#
18 5 (0.98%) TypeScript
19 3 (0.59%) CoffeeScript
20 2 (0.39%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 31 (6.05%) Degree
2 15 (2.93%) PhD
3 3 (0.59%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.08%) QA
2 2 (0.39%) GCP
2 2 (0.39%) MiFID
2 2 (0.39%) SDET
3 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.20%) EMIR
3 1 (0.20%) WCAG
System Software
1 39 (7.62%) Docker
2 4 (0.78%) HDFS
3 2 (0.39%) NFS
4 1 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.20%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 14 (2.73%) Ansible
2 7 (1.37%) Puppet
3 5 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.98%) Terraform
4 3 (0.59%) Oozie
5 2 (0.39%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.39%) Pingdom
6 1 (0.20%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.20%) Salt
Vendors
1 18 (3.52%) Bloomberg
2 16 (3.13%) Reuters
3 11 (2.15%) Google
3 11 (2.15%) Red Hat
4 10 (1.95%) Oracle
5 6 (1.17%) Cloudera
5 6 (1.17%) Sybase
6 5 (0.98%) Twitter
7 4 (0.78%) Microsoft
8 3 (0.59%) Apigee
9 2 (0.39%) Facebook
9 2 (0.39%) FactSet
9 2 (0.39%) MapR
9 2 (0.39%) Perforce
9 2 (0.39%) SaltStack
9 2 (0.39%) SAP
9 2 (0.39%) Tableau
10 1 (0.20%) Adobe
10 1 (0.20%) Apple
10 1 (0.20%) VMware
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