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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python Developer
Rank 221 256 232
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Python Developer 217 185 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.02% 0.79% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 0.84% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 154 166
Median daily rate £500 £500 £500
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
- -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £51.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - £40.00
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
20313 22036 22179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.14% 94.60% 95.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 14741 15378 15441
Median daily rate £463 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 368 399
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.88 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.94% +13.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £52.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +24 25 £435 -3.33% 22
Canary Wharf - 2 £650 -
Hammersmith +4 1 - -
Feltham - 1 £425 -
Python Developer
England

Python Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 442 (100.00%) Python
2 182 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 150 (33.94%) Django
4 133 (30.09%) JavaScript
5 120 (27.15%) Linux
6 110 (24.89%) SQL
7 101 (22.85%) TDD
8 83 (18.78%) HTML
9 81 (18.33%) C++
10 78 (17.65%) Java
11 77 (17.42%) CSS
12 68 (15.38%) OO
13 64 (14.48%) MySQL
14 57 (12.90%) Flask
15 56 (12.67%) AngularJS
15 56 (12.67%) PostgreSQL
16 55 (12.44%) Finance
17 50 (11.31%) Git (software)
18 49 (11.09%) Pair Programming
19 47 (10.63%) HTML5
20 39 (8.82%) CSS3
20 39 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
20 39 (8.82%) C#
21 36 (8.14%) Banking
21 36 (8.14%) Computer Science
21 36 (8.14%) RESTful
21 36 (8.14%) Node.js
22 35 (7.92%) NoSQL
22 35 (7.92%) Unix
22 35 (7.92%) Scrum

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 26 (5.88%) nginx
2 20 (4.52%) uWSGI
3 14 (3.17%) WebSphere
4 12 (2.71%) CMS
5 9 (2.04%) Apache Spark
6 6 (1.36%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (0.90%) Apache
8 3 (0.68%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.45%) Gunicorn
10 1 (0.23%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.23%) ExpressionEngine
10 1 (0.23%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.23%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.23%) Mathematica
2 1 (0.23%) MS Office
2 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.23%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.90%) BigMachines
1 4 (0.90%) Eloqua
2 3 (0.68%) Front Arena
3 2 (0.45%) Magento
3 2 (0.45%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.23%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 30 (6.79%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (3.39%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (1.81%) Google App Engine
5 7 (1.58%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (1.36%) SaaS
7 5 (1.13%) Amazon S3
7 5 (1.13%) GitHub
8 4 (0.90%) CloudFront
9 3 (0.68%) Heroku
9 3 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
10 2 (0.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (6.33%) HTTP
2 4 (0.90%) Firewall
3 3 (0.68%) DNS
3 3 (0.68%) DVB
4 2 (0.45%) Asterisk PBX
4 2 (0.45%) Bluetooth
4 2 (0.45%) Internet
4 2 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (0.45%) ZigBee
5 1 (0.23%) 802.15
5 1 (0.23%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.23%) Intranet
5 1 (0.23%) SSL
5 1 (0.23%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.23%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (14.48%) MySQL
2 56 (12.67%) PostgreSQL
3 35 (7.92%) NoSQL
4 32 (7.24%) Redis
5 29 (6.56%) Relational Database
6 25 (5.66%) SQL Server
7 18 (4.07%) MongoDB
8 17 (3.85%) Big Data
9 14 (3.17%) ObjectStore
10 13 (2.94%) Hadoop
11 9 (2.04%) Amazon RDS
12 8 (1.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 7 (1.58%) Apache Cassandra
14 6 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 4 (0.90%) Apache Hive
15 4 (0.90%) Data Mining
15 4 (0.90%) Neo4j
16 3 (0.68%) Couchbase
16 3 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
16 3 (0.68%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 50 (11.31%) Git (software)
2 18 (4.07%) JIRA
3 12 (2.71%) Jenkins
4 10 (2.26%) Subversion
5 7 (1.58%) Selenium
6 5 (1.13%) Maven
6 5 (1.13%) Vagrant
7 4 (0.90%) Oracle APEX
7 4 (0.90%) WebDriver
8 3 (0.68%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.45%) Grunt
9 2 (0.45%) Hudson
9 2 (0.45%) Sublime Text
9 2 (0.45%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.23%) Ant
10 1 (0.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.23%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.23%) jMock
10 1 (0.23%) JUnit
10 1 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 55 (12.44%) Finance
2 36 (8.14%) Banking
3 30 (6.79%) Front Office
4 26 (5.88%) Investment Banking
5 6 (1.36%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.13%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.68%) Marketing
8 2 (0.45%) Advertising
8 2 (0.45%) Publishing
8 2 (0.45%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.23%) Back Office
9 1 (0.23%) French Language
9 1 (0.23%) Games
9 1 (0.23%) Law
9 1 (0.23%) Legal
9 1 (0.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (33.94%) Django
2 83 (18.78%) HTML
3 77 (17.42%) CSS
4 57 (12.90%) Flask
5 56 (12.67%) AngularJS
6 47 (10.63%) HTML5
7 39 (8.82%) CSS3
8 36 (8.14%) Node.js
8 36 (8.14%) RESTful
9 34 (7.69%) jQuery
10 26 (5.88%) NumPy
11 23 (5.20%) Pandas
11 23 (5.20%) SciPy
12 22 (4.98%) LEMP Stack
13 19 (4.30%) Celery
13 19 (4.30%) Web Services
13 19 (4.30%) ZeroMQ
14 17 (3.85%) REST
15 16 (3.62%) JSON
15 16 (3.62%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 36 (8.14%) Computer Science
2 20 (4.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 17 (3.85%) Fixed Income
4 15 (3.39%) Algorithms
5 14 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (3.17%) Derivative
5 14 (3.17%) Mathematics
6 11 (2.49%) Fintech
6 11 (2.49%) Market Risk
7 10 (2.26%) Statistics
7 10 (2.26%) User Experience
8 9 (2.04%) Hedge funds
8 9 (2.04%) Visualisation
9 8 (1.81%) Device Driver
9 8 (1.81%) Equities
9 8 (1.81%) Physics
10 7 (1.58%) STB
11 6 (1.36%) Credit Derivative
11 6 (1.36%) Credit Risk
11 6 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 120 (27.15%) Linux
2 35 (7.92%) Unix
3 19 (4.30%) Windows
4 13 (2.94%) Mac OS
5 3 (0.68%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.45%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.45%) CentOS
6 2 (0.45%) Debian
6 2 (0.45%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.45%) VMS
7 1 (0.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (22.85%) TDD
3 68 (15.38%) OO
4 49 (11.09%) Pair Programming
5 39 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
6 35 (7.92%) Scrum
7 33 (7.47%) Software Engineering
8 32 (7.24%) DevOps
8 32 (7.24%) Web Development
9 31 (7.01%) OOP
10 27 (6.11%) Analytics
11 26 (5.88%) Multithreading
12 22 (4.98%) Code Optimisation
13 20 (4.52%) BDD
13 20 (4.52%) Continuous Delivery
13 20 (4.52%) Front End Development
13 20 (4.52%) OOD
14 18 (4.07%) Unit Testing
15 17 (3.85%) Open Source
16 16 (3.62%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 442 (100.00%) Python
2 133 (30.09%) JavaScript
3 110 (24.89%) SQL
4 81 (18.33%) C++
5 78 (17.65%) Java
6 39 (8.82%) C#
7 24 (5.43%) R
7 24 (5.43%) Ruby
8 21 (4.75%) Scala
9 15 (3.39%) Bash Shell
9 15 (3.39%) Shell Script
10 12 (2.71%) C
10 12 (2.71%) Go
11 11 (2.49%) MATLAB
12 10 (2.26%) Perl
13 9 (2.04%) PHP
14 6 (1.36%) VBA
15 5 (1.13%) Korn
16 4 (0.90%) Apex Code
16 4 (0.90%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 31 (7.01%) Degree
2 8 (1.81%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.36%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (1.13%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.26%) QA
2 3 (0.68%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 32 (7.24%) Docker
2 1 (0.23%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 10 (2.26%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.13%) Puppet
3 4 (0.90%) Grafana
3 4 (0.90%) logstash
4 2 (0.45%) Ansible
4 2 (0.45%) Kibana
4 2 (0.45%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.45%) StatsD
5 1 (0.23%) Mesos
Vendors
1 19 (4.30%) Oracle
2 8 (1.81%) Google
3 4 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (0.90%) Siebel
4 3 (0.68%) Bloomberg
4 3 (0.68%) Infragistics
4 3 (0.68%) Microsoft
4 3 (0.68%) TIBCO
4 3 (0.68%) Zend
5 2 (0.45%) Atlassian
5 2 (0.45%) IBM
5 2 (0.45%) Informatica
5 2 (0.45%) New Relic
6 1 (0.23%) Facebook
6 1 (0.23%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.23%) Reuters
6 1 (0.23%) Splunk
6 1 (0.23%) SunGard
6 1 (0.23%) Sybase
6 1 (0.23%) Twitter
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