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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python Developer
Rank 212 261 223
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -38
Contract jobs requiring a Python Developer 243 178 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.10% 0.76% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 0.80% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 146 187
Median daily rate £450 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £53.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £28.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+51.78% -25.33%
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
21038 22323 22486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.03% 94.76% 95.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 15053 15655 15400
Median daily rate £450 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 226 367 417
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.82 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.15 £52.17 £41.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +33 32 £410 -18.00% 23
Feltham - 1 - -
Chiswick - 1 - -
Python Developer
England

Python Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 472 (100.00%) Python
2 190 (40.25%) Agile Software Development
3 177 (37.50%) Django
4 125 (26.48%) Linux
5 121 (25.64%) JavaScript
5 121 (25.64%) TDD
6 103 (21.82%) SQL
7 91 (19.28%) Flask
8 87 (18.43%) C++
8 87 (18.43%) PostgreSQL
9 80 (16.95%) Java
10 75 (15.89%) HTML
11 69 (14.62%) CSS
12 66 (13.98%) OO
13 61 (12.92%) DevOps
14 59 (12.50%) MySQL
15 54 (11.44%) Pair Programming
16 51 (10.81%) BDD
17 50 (10.59%) AngularJS
18 49 (10.38%) Git (software)
19 48 (10.17%) HTML5
20 46 (9.75%) Continuous Integration
20 46 (9.75%) Web Development
21 45 (9.53%) Finance
22 43 (9.11%) CSS3
23 40 (8.47%) Amazon AWS
24 36 (7.63%) NoSQL
25 35 (7.42%) Node.js
25 35 (7.42%) RESTful
25 35 (7.42%) C#

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 34 (7.20%) Elasticsearch
2 32 (6.78%) nginx
3 22 (4.66%) uWSGI
4 14 (2.97%) WebSphere
5 13 (2.75%) CMS
6 7 (1.48%) Apache Spark
7 4 (0.85%) Apache
8 3 (0.64%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.21%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.21%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (3.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.21%) Mathematica
2 1 (0.21%) MS Office
2 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.21%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.42%) BigMachines
1 2 (0.42%) Eloqua
1 2 (0.42%) Odoo
1 2 (0.42%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.21%) Front Arena
2 1 (0.21%) Magento
2 1 (0.21%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 40 (8.47%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.75%) AWS CloudFormation
3 12 (2.54%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (2.12%) Google Cloud Platform
5 9 (1.91%) Google App Engine
6 7 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (1.27%) GitHub
8 4 (0.85%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.85%) SaaS
9 3 (0.64%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.42%) Heroku
10 2 (0.42%) PaaS
11 1 (0.21%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 34 (7.20%) HTTP
2 5 (1.06%) DVB
3 3 (0.64%) Firewall
3 3 (0.64%) Internet
4 2 (0.42%) Asterisk PBX
4 2 (0.42%) DNS
4 2 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.21%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.21%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.21%) Intranet
5 1 (0.21%) Softphone
5 1 (0.21%) VoIP
5 1 (0.21%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (18.43%) PostgreSQL
2 59 (12.50%) MySQL
3 36 (7.63%) NoSQL
4 27 (5.72%) MongoDB
5 23 (4.87%) SQL Server
6 20 (4.24%) Relational Database
7 19 (4.03%) Redis
8 14 (2.97%) ObjectStore
9 13 (2.75%) Big Data
10 9 (1.91%) Amazon RDS
11 8 (1.69%) Hadoop
12 7 (1.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 6 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (0.85%) Neo4j
15 3 (0.64%) Apache Hive
15 3 (0.64%) Couchbase
15 3 (0.64%) KDB
16 2 (0.42%) Spotfire
16 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 49 (10.38%) Git (software)
2 22 (4.66%) JIRA
3 18 (3.81%) Jenkins
4 15 (3.18%) Subversion
5 6 (1.27%) Maven
5 6 (1.27%) Selenium
6 5 (1.06%) Vagrant
7 3 (0.64%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.42%) Grunt
8 2 (0.42%) Hudson
8 2 (0.42%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.42%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.21%) Appium
9 1 (0.21%) GitLab
9 1 (0.21%) gulp
9 1 (0.21%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.21%) Protractor
9 1 (0.21%) RSpec
9 1 (0.21%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 45 (9.53%) Finance
2 35 (7.42%) Banking
3 28 (5.93%) Front Office
4 26 (5.51%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.06%) Marketing
5 5 (1.06%) Telecoms
6 4 (0.85%) Advertising
7 2 (0.42%) French Language
7 2 (0.42%) Publishing
7 2 (0.42%) Retail
8 1 (0.21%) Back Office
8 1 (0.21%) Games
8 1 (0.21%) German Language
8 1 (0.21%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.21%) Law
8 1 (0.21%) Legal
8 1 (0.21%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (0.21%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (37.50%) Django
2 91 (19.28%) Flask
3 75 (15.89%) HTML
4 69 (14.62%) CSS
5 50 (10.59%) AngularJS
6 48 (10.17%) HTML5
7 43 (9.11%) CSS3
8 35 (7.42%) Node.js
8 35 (7.42%) RESTful
9 31 (6.57%) Web Services
10 27 (5.72%) OAuth2
11 26 (5.51%) LEMP Stack
12 20 (4.24%) REST
13 18 (3.81%) JSON
13 18 (3.81%) NumPy
13 18 (3.81%) Pandas
13 18 (3.81%) RabbitMQ
14 17 (3.60%) jQuery
14 17 (3.60%) SQLAlchemy
15 16 (3.39%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 20 (4.24%) Computer Science
2 19 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (3.60%) Algorithms
3 17 (3.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 14 (2.97%) Derivative
4 14 (2.97%) Fixed Income
5 13 (2.75%) Market Risk
6 12 (2.54%) Device Driver
6 12 (2.54%) Mathematics
7 10 (2.12%) Statistics
7 10 (2.12%) STB
8 9 (1.91%) Credit Risk
8 9 (1.91%) Fintech
8 9 (1.91%) User Experience
9 8 (1.69%) Visualisation
10 7 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.48%) Hedge funds
11 6 (1.27%) Credit Derivative
11 6 (1.27%) Equities
12 5 (1.06%) Digital TV
Operating Systems
1 125 (26.48%) Linux
2 30 (6.36%) Unix
3 17 (3.60%) Windows
4 12 (2.54%) Mac OS
5 4 (0.85%) Android
5 4 (0.85%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.85%) VMS
6 2 (0.42%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.21%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (40.25%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (25.64%) TDD
3 66 (13.98%) OO
4 61 (12.92%) DevOps
5 54 (11.44%) Pair Programming
6 51 (10.81%) BDD
7 46 (9.75%) Continuous Integration
7 46 (9.75%) Web Development
8 31 (6.57%) OOP
8 31 (6.57%) Scrum
9 28 (5.93%) Analytics
9 28 (5.93%) Multithreading
10 24 (5.08%) Code Optimisation
11 23 (4.87%) Software Engineering
12 21 (4.45%) Continuous Delivery
12 21 (4.45%) Open Source
13 19 (4.03%) Microservices
13 19 (4.03%) Risk Management
14 18 (3.81%) Unit Testing
15 17 (3.60%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 472 (100.00%) Python
2 121 (25.64%) JavaScript
3 103 (21.82%) SQL
4 87 (18.43%) C++
5 80 (16.95%) Java
6 35 (7.42%) C#
7 23 (4.87%) R
7 23 (4.87%) Ruby
8 19 (4.03%) Scala
9 17 (3.60%) Shell Script
10 15 (3.18%) C
11 12 (2.54%) Bash Shell
11 12 (2.54%) Go
12 11 (2.33%) Perl
13 10 (2.12%) MATLAB
14 7 (1.48%) PHP
15 6 (1.27%) VBA
16 5 (1.06%) Clojure
16 5 (1.06%) Korn
17 4 (0.85%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 24 (5.08%) Degree
2 20 (4.24%) Security Cleared
3 14 (2.97%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (1.27%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.06%) PhD
6 3 (0.64%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.33%) QA
2 6 (1.27%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
System Software
1 23 (4.87%) Docker
2 1 (0.21%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 9 (1.91%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.06%) Puppet
3 4 (0.85%) Grafana
4 3 (0.64%) Ansible
4 3 (0.64%) logstash
5 2 (0.42%) Kibana
5 2 (0.42%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.42%) StatsD
6 1 (0.21%) Mesos
Vendors
1 15 (3.18%) Oracle
2 11 (2.33%) Google
3 3 (0.64%) Bloomberg
3 3 (0.64%) Facebook
3 3 (0.64%) Infragistics
3 3 (0.64%) Microsoft
4 2 (0.42%) IBM
4 2 (0.42%) Informatica
4 2 (0.42%) New Relic
4 2 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (0.42%) Siebel
4 2 (0.42%) TIBCO
4 2 (0.42%) Twitter
5 1 (0.21%) Apple
5 1 (0.21%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.21%) Reuters
5 1 (0.21%) Splunk
5 1 (0.21%) StreamBase
5 1 (0.21%) SunGard
5 1 (0.21%) Zend
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