The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Python Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python Software Engineer
Rank 414 423 413
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Python Software Engineer 6 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.028% 0.018% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.019% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 6
Median daily rate £500 £538 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +34.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +5.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £47.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-13.68% +26.66%
Python Software Engineer
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
20325 21355 22289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.64% 95.03% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 14522 15109 16067
Median daily rate £475 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £288 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 294 340 442
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Python Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Python Software Engineer in the job title.

Python Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Python Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Python Software Engineer across the London region.

Python Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

Python Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Python Software Engineer across the London region.

Python Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Python Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Python Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Python
2 12 (92.31%) Software Engineering
3 10 (76.92%) Java
4 8 (61.54%) Linux
5 5 (38.46%) Scala
5 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (38.46%) HTTP
5 5 (38.46%) Apache Spark
6 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
6 4 (30.77%) Big Data
6 4 (30.77%) Microservices
6 4 (30.77%) Scrum
6 4 (30.77%) C
6 4 (30.77%) Unix
6 4 (30.77%) Hadoop
6 4 (30.77%) Open Source
7 3 (23.08%) BDD
7 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
7 3 (23.08%) TDD
7 3 (23.08%) SQL
7 3 (23.08%) OO
7 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
7 3 (23.08%) Internet
7 3 (23.08%) Analytics
7 3 (23.08%) Graphite
8 2 (15.38%) Kernel Tuning
8 2 (15.38%) OpenShift
8 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
8 2 (15.38%) HBase
8 2 (15.38%) R

Python Software Engineer 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 5 (38.46%) Apache Spark
2 2 (15.38%) Apache
2 2 (15.38%) nginx
3 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (15.38%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) HTTP
2 3 (23.08%) Internet
2 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
3 2 (15.38%) BGP
3 2 (15.38%) DNS
3 2 (15.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Big Data
1 4 (30.77%) Hadoop
1 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
2 2 (15.38%) HBase
2 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (7.69%) Apache Hive
3 1 (7.69%) InfluxDB
3 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) Subversion
3 1 (7.69%) Maven
General
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) POSIX
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) J2EE
2 1 (7.69%) JSON
2 1 (7.69%) Kafka
2 1 (7.69%) Pandas
2 1 (7.69%) REST
2 1 (7.69%) RESTful
2 1 (7.69%) scikit-learn
2 1 (7.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Credit Risk
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Software Engineering
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Microservices
3 4 (30.77%) Open Source
3 4 (30.77%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) Analytics
4 3 (23.08%) BDD
4 3 (23.08%) OO
4 3 (23.08%) TDD
5 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (15.38%) Kernel Tuning
5 2 (15.38%) Load Testing
5 2 (15.38%) OOP
5 2 (15.38%) SOLID
5 2 (15.38%) Web Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.69%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 1 (7.69%) Data Architecture
6 1 (7.69%) Kanban
6 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Python
2 10 (76.92%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) Scala
4 4 (30.77%) C
5 3 (23.08%) SQL
6 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 2 (15.38%) PHP
6 2 (15.38%) R
6 2 (15.38%) Ruby
6 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
7 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
7 1 (7.69%) C#
7 1 (7.69%) C++
7 1 (7.69%) F#
7 1 (7.69%) Go
7 1 (7.69%) Objective-C
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Apache Flume
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
1 1 (7.69%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Graphite
2 1 (7.69%) Grafana
2 1 (7.69%) Oozie
2 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.69%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) StatsD
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