The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Python Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Python Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Python Developer
Rank 396 420 379
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -41
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Python Developer 13 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.056% 0.016% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.018% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 0
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£550 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £600 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Senior 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
21269 22575 19948
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.25% 93.08% 93.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 15335 15541 13354
Average daily rate £435 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.57% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 397 386 546
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.18 £39.60 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Senior Python Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Python Developer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Python Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Python Developer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Senior Python Developer Daily Rate Trend in London

Senior Python Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Python Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Senior Python Developer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Senior Python Developer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Python Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 4 £588 - 1
Senior Python Developer
England

Senior Python Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Senior Python Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Python Developer in their job title.

1 21 (100.00%) Python
2 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (42.86%) Banking
4 8 (38.10%) Investment Banking
5 7 (33.33%) TDD
5 7 (33.33%) Django
6 6 (28.57%) Front Office
7 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
7 5 (23.81%) C++
7 5 (23.81%) Analytics
8 4 (19.05%) OO
9 3 (14.29%) SQL
9 3 (14.29%) C#
9 3 (14.29%) Java
9 3 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (14.29%) Scrum
9 3 (14.29%) Eclipse
9 3 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (14.29%) Refactoring
9 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing
9 3 (14.29%) Redis
10 2 (9.52%) Big Data
10 2 (9.52%) SciPy
10 2 (9.52%) NumPy
10 2 (9.52%) Kanban
10 2 (9.52%) Open Source
10 2 (9.52%) Pandas
10 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
10 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (9.52%) Web Development

Senior Python Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Senior Python Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Python Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (14.29%) Redis
2 2 (9.52%) Big Data
2 2 (9.52%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) KDB
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (42.86%) Banking
2 8 (38.10%) Investment Banking
3 6 (28.57%) Front Office
4 2 (9.52%) Finance
5 1 (4.76%) Advertising
5 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) Django
2 2 (9.52%) SciPy
2 2 (9.52%) NumPy
2 2 (9.52%) Pandas
2 2 (9.52%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (9.52%) HTML
2 2 (9.52%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) Flask
3 1 (4.76%) Pyramid
3 1 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (9.52%) Open Source
2 2 (9.52%) Equities
3 1 (4.76%) Derivative
3 1 (4.76%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (4.76%) Video Editing
3 1 (4.76%) Credit Risk
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
1 1 (4.76%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (33.33%) TDD
3 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
3 5 (23.81%) Analytics
4 4 (19.05%) OO
5 3 (14.29%) Scrum
5 3 (14.29%) Refactoring
5 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Kanban
6 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (9.52%) Web Development
6 2 (9.52%) OOP
7 1 (4.76%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (4.76%) RAD
7 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.76%) OO PHP
7 1 (4.76%) Functional Programming
7 1 (4.76%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Python
2 5 (23.81%) C++
3 3 (14.29%) SQL
3 3 (14.29%) C#
3 3 (14.29%) Java
4 2 (9.52%) Ruby
4 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.52%) Perl
5 1 (4.76%) VBA
5 1 (4.76%) C
5 1 (4.76%) PHP
5 1 (4.76%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Varnish
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