The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 54 68 66
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Contract jobs citing Python 8 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.13% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.08% 0.45% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £400 £410 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.25 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.78% +5.71%
Python
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Programming Languages Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
260 220 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 36.78% 27.92% 30.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 110 137
Average daily rate £358 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 3
Average hourly rate £14.50 £24.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.20% -35.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Python across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Python Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Python
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Python also 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 that cited Python.

1 14 (53.85%) HTTP
2 12 (46.15%) SSL
2 12 (46.15%) WebSphere MQ
2 12 (46.15%) J2EE
2 12 (46.15%) WebSphere Application Server
2 12 (46.15%) JDBC
2 12 (46.15%) SOAP
2 12 (46.15%) Web Services
2 12 (46.15%) Clustering
2 12 (46.15%) Jython
2 12 (46.15%) JNDI
2 12 (46.15%) WebSphere
2 12 (46.15%) Korn
2 12 (46.15%) Bash Shell
3 11 (42.31%) CA Wily
3 11 (42.31%) High Availability
3 11 (42.31%) Garbage Collection
3 11 (42.31%) Finance
3 11 (42.31%) IBM
4 9 (34.62%) Windows
4 9 (34.62%) Linux
4 9 (34.62%) Introscope
5 7 (26.92%) C#
6 6 (23.08%) Unix
6 6 (23.08%) Android Development
6 6 (23.08%) Android
7 5 (19.23%) C++
7 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
8 4 (15.38%) Objective-C
8 4 (15.38%) Firewall

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Python also 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 that cited Python. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (46.15%) WebSphere
1 12 (46.15%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (3.85%) ArcGIS
2 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.85%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 2 (7.69%) Heroku
1 2 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (53.85%) HTTP
2 12 (46.15%) SSL
3 4 (15.38%) Firewall
3 4 (15.38%) HTTPS
3 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 4 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) DB2
2 1 (3.85%) GIS
2 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.85%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.85%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Introscope
2 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.69%) Subversion
4 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 11 (42.31%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Administrator
1 11 (42.31%) WebSphere Administrator
2 9 (34.62%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
3 7 (26.92%) Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Software Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Python Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Android Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Applications Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Security Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Unix Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Unix Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Data Scientist
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Security Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Spotfire Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) J2EE
1 12 (46.15%) JDBC
1 12 (46.15%) JNDI
1 12 (46.15%) SOAP
1 12 (46.15%) Web Services
1 12 (46.15%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (11.54%) Django
3 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
3 2 (7.69%) CSS
3 2 (7.69%) Ember.js
3 2 (7.69%) HTML
3 2 (7.69%) scikit-learn
4 1 (3.85%) Flask
4 1 (3.85%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Clustering
2 4 (15.38%) Device Driver
3 3 (11.54%) Statistics
4 2 (7.69%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Linux
1 9 (34.62%) Windows
2 6 (23.08%) Android
2 6 (23.08%) Unix
3 4 (15.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Garbage Collection
1 11 (42.31%) High Availability
2 6 (23.08%) Android Development
3 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
4 4 (15.38%) Integration Testing
4 4 (15.38%) Low Latency
4 4 (15.38%) Multithreading
4 4 (15.38%) OO
5 2 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (7.69%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (7.69%) Information Security
5 2 (7.69%) Machine Learning
6 1 (3.85%) Analytics
6 1 (3.85%) Computer Forensics
6 1 (3.85%) Data Analytics
6 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) Bash Shell
1 12 (46.15%) Jython
1 12 (46.15%) Korn
2 7 (26.92%) C#
3 5 (19.23%) C++
4 4 (15.38%) C
4 4 (15.38%) Objective-C
5 3 (11.54%) Java
5 3 (11.54%) SQL
6 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 2 (7.69%) R
6 2 (7.69%) VB
7 1 (3.85%) IronPython
7 1 (3.85%) MATLAB
7 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) CEH
1 2 (7.69%) CISM
1 2 (7.69%) CISSP
1 2 (7.69%) GCIA
1 2 (7.69%) GCIH
1 2 (7.69%) GIAC
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (42.31%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) IBM
2 2 (7.69%) Google
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle
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