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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 44 53 69
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +16
Contract jobs citing Python 19 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.84% 1.53% 0.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.86% 3.89% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 2
Median daily rate £525 £400 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% +0.31%
UK excluding London median daily rate £436 £410 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.40% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £40.00

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
175 283 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 26.16% 39.42% 30.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 168 142
Median daily rate £350 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £538 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £14.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.62%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Python as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 February 2017.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Python.

1 24 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (46.67%) Java
3 13 (28.89%) Hadoop
4 12 (26.67%) MapReduce
4 12 (26.67%) Big Data
4 12 (26.67%) Linux
5 11 (24.44%) Scrum
5 11 (24.44%) NoSQL
6 10 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (22.22%) Perl
7 9 (20.00%) SQL
7 9 (20.00%) OO
7 9 (20.00%) Web Services
7 9 (20.00%) Data Modelling
7 9 (20.00%) Ruby
7 9 (20.00%) Degree
7 9 (20.00%) Django
8 8 (17.78%) Finance
8 8 (17.78%) C++
8 8 (17.78%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (17.78%) Jenkins
8 8 (17.78%) Apache Spark
9 7 (15.56%) Hadoop YARN
9 7 (15.56%) Cloudera
9 7 (15.56%) Apache Pig
9 7 (15.56%) HDFS
9 7 (15.56%) Apache Hive
9 7 (15.56%) MongoDB
9 7 (15.56%) Bash Shell
9 7 (15.56%) High Availability

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 8 (17.78%) Apache Spark
2 7 (15.56%) Apache Pig
3 6 (13.33%) WebSphere
4 4 (8.89%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.22%) Apache
5 1 (2.22%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) Office 365
2 3 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) HTTP
2 4 (8.89%) SSL
3 3 (6.67%) Firewall
3 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.67%) VPN
4 2 (4.44%) Internet
5 1 (2.22%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.89%) Hadoop
2 12 (26.67%) Big Data
3 11 (24.44%) NoSQL
4 10 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (15.56%) Apache Hive
5 7 (15.56%) HBase
5 7 (15.56%) MongoDB
6 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
7 5 (11.11%) DataStax
7 5 (11.11%) Relational Database
8 3 (6.67%) Couchbase
8 3 (6.67%) Data Mining
8 3 (6.67%) MySQL
8 3 (6.67%) Redis
9 2 (4.44%) Impala
9 2 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (4.44%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Jenkins
2 5 (11.11%) Ant
2 5 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 5 (11.11%) Gradle
2 5 (11.11%) Hudson
3 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.44%) Introscope
4 1 (2.22%) Appium
4 1 (2.22%) Calabash
4 1 (2.22%) Cucumber
General
1 8 (17.78%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Banking
2 5 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.44%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Automotive
4 1 (2.22%) Military
4 1 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (53.33%) Developer
2 12 (26.67%) Python Developer
3 7 (15.56%) Agile Developer
3 7 (15.56%) Java Developer
4 6 (13.33%) Administrator
5 5 (11.11%) Django Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Python/Django Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.89%) C++ Developer
6 4 (8.89%) DV Cleared Java Developer
6 4 (8.89%) WebSphere Administrator
7 3 (6.67%) Data Modeller
7 3 (6.67%) Linux Developer
7 3 (6.67%) MySQL Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Software Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Unix Developer
8 2 (4.44%) AWS Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Machine Learning Developer
8 2 (4.44%) PostgreSQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.00%) Django
1 9 (20.00%) Web Services
2 6 (13.33%) Flask
2 6 (13.33%) JMS
3 5 (11.11%) .NET
3 5 (11.11%) CSS
3 5 (11.11%) EJB
3 5 (11.11%) HTML
3 5 (11.11%) Java EE
3 5 (11.11%) XML
3 5 (11.11%) XSLT
4 4 (8.89%) J2EE
4 4 (8.89%) JDBC
4 4 (8.89%) JNDI
4 4 (8.89%) SOAP
4 4 (8.89%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (6.67%) Pandas
5 3 (6.67%) scikit-learn
5 3 (6.67%) Theano
5 3 (6.67%) XGBoost
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Clustering
2 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.44%) Internet of Things
4 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.22%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.22%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.67%) Linux
2 6 (13.33%) Windows
3 5 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.67%) Unix
5 1 (2.22%) Android
5 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (26.67%) MapReduce
3 11 (24.44%) Scrum
4 9 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 9 (20.00%) OO
5 8 (17.78%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (15.56%) High Availability
6 7 (15.56%) TDD
7 6 (13.33%) Open Source
7 6 (13.33%) Software Engineering
8 5 (11.11%) Data Management
8 5 (11.11%) DevOps
8 5 (11.11%) Presales
8 5 (11.11%) UML
9 4 (8.89%) Garbage Collection
9 4 (8.89%) ITIL
9 4 (8.89%) Machine Learning
9 4 (8.89%) Microservices
9 4 (8.89%) Migration
10 3 (6.67%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 21 (46.67%) Java
2 10 (22.22%) Perl
3 9 (20.00%) Ruby
3 9 (20.00%) SQL
4 8 (17.78%) C++
5 7 (15.56%) Bash Shell
5 7 (15.56%) C#
6 6 (13.33%) R
7 5 (11.11%) VB.NET
8 4 (8.89%) Jython
8 4 (8.89%) Korn
9 3 (6.67%) C
10 1 (2.22%) F#
10 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
10 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.22%) Scala
10 1 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) Degree
2 7 (15.56%) DV Cleared
2 7 (15.56%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.22%) CEH
4 1 (2.22%) CISM
4 1 (2.22%) CISSP
4 1 (2.22%) GCIA
4 1 (2.22%) GCIH
4 1 (2.22%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) HDFS
2 2 (4.44%) Apache Flume
3 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (15.56%) Hadoop YARN
2 4 (8.89%) CA Wily
3 3 (6.67%) Nagios
3 3 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (6.67%) Opsview
3 3 (6.67%) Puppet
4 2 (4.44%) SCOM
5 1 (2.22%) Mesos
5 1 (2.22%) Nessus
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) Cloudera
2 5 (11.11%) IBM
2 5 (11.11%) Oracle
2 5 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.22%) Avaya
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