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 2 December 2016 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 32 57 74
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +17
Contract jobs citing Python 28 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.55% 1.82% 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.89% 5.92% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 3
Median daily rate £425 £600 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.16% +100.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £360 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £600 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £43.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-8.04% +45.00%
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
188 287 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 30.57% 30.73% 23.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 131 115
Median daily rate £375 £375 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 10
Median hourly rate £37.50 £14.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+167.85% -53.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 2 December 2016.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, 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 23 (43.40%) Java
1 23 (43.40%) Linux
2 19 (35.85%) Web Services
3 17 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (28.30%) Bash Shell
5 13 (24.53%) Scrum
5 13 (24.53%) C#
6 12 (22.64%) C++
6 12 (22.64%) SQL
6 12 (22.64%) IBM
6 12 (22.64%) High Availability
7 11 (20.75%) Big Data
7 11 (20.75%) Hadoop
7 11 (20.75%) Finance
8 10 (18.87%) Windows
9 9 (16.98%) J2EE
9 9 (16.98%) WebSphere Application Server
9 9 (16.98%) JDBC
9 9 (16.98%) SOAP
9 9 (16.98%) SSL
9 9 (16.98%) HTTP
9 9 (16.98%) WebSphere MQ
9 9 (16.98%) Clustering
9 9 (16.98%) Jython
9 9 (16.98%) TDD
9 9 (16.98%) JNDI
9 9 (16.98%) Ruby
9 9 (16.98%) Korn
9 9 (16.98%) WebSphere
9 9 (16.98%) CA Wily

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 9 (16.98%) WebSphere
1 9 (16.98%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (9.43%) Apache Pig
2 5 (9.43%) Apache Spark
3 3 (5.66%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.43%) Office 365
2 4 (7.55%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.98%) HTTP
1 9 (16.98%) SSL
2 7 (13.21%) TCP/IP
3 5 (9.43%) Firewall
4 4 (7.55%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (5.66%) VPN
6 2 (3.77%) HTTPS
6 2 (3.77%) Internet
7 1 (1.89%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.75%) Big Data
1 11 (20.75%) Hadoop
2 9 (16.98%) NoSQL
3 5 (9.43%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (9.43%) Apache Hive
3 5 (9.43%) DataStax
3 5 (9.43%) HBase
3 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
4 4 (7.55%) MongoDB
4 4 (7.55%) Relational Database
5 3 (5.66%) Data Mining
5 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.77%) MySQL
6 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Git (software)
1 8 (15.09%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.55%) Ant
2 4 (7.55%) Eclipse
2 4 (7.55%) Gradle
2 4 (7.55%) Hudson
2 4 (7.55%) Introscope
3 3 (5.66%) Log4j
4 1 (1.89%) Appium
4 1 (1.89%) Calabash
4 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
General
1 11 (20.75%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.66%) Banking
4 2 (3.77%) Military
5 1 (1.89%) Automotive
5 1 (1.89%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (33.96%) Developer
2 10 (18.87%) Administrator
2 10 (18.87%) Analyst
3 8 (15.09%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 8 (15.09%) Security Analyst
3 8 (15.09%) WebSphere Administrator
4 6 (11.32%) Java Developer
5 5 (9.43%) C++ Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Linux Developer
5 5 (9.43%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
6 4 (7.55%) Python Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Agile Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Applications Support
7 3 (5.66%) Consultant
7 3 (5.66%) Data Modeller
7 3 (5.66%) DV Cleared Java Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Unix Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (35.85%) Web Services
2 9 (16.98%) J2EE
2 9 (16.98%) JDBC
2 9 (16.98%) JNDI
2 9 (16.98%) SOAP
2 9 (16.98%) WebSphere MQ
3 7 (13.21%) XML
3 7 (13.21%) XSLT
4 4 (7.55%) .NET
4 4 (7.55%) CSS
4 4 (7.55%) EJB
4 4 (7.55%) HTML
4 4 (7.55%) Java EE
4 4 (7.55%) JMS
4 4 (7.55%) Node.js
4 4 (7.55%) RESTful
5 3 (5.66%) Pandas
5 3 (5.66%) scikit-learn
5 3 (5.66%) Theano
5 3 (5.66%) XGBoost
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Clustering
2 8 (15.09%) Cyberthreat
3 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.55%) Blockchain
4 4 (7.55%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.66%) Artificial Intelligence
5 3 (5.66%) Cryptography
5 3 (5.66%) Mathematics
5 3 (5.66%) Statistics
6 2 (3.77%) Internet of Things
6 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.89%) Bitcoin
7 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.89%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 23 (43.40%) Linux
2 10 (18.87%) Windows
3 7 (13.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (9.43%) Unix
5 1 (1.89%) Android
5 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.89%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (24.53%) Scrum
3 12 (22.64%) High Availability
4 9 (16.98%) Garbage Collection
4 9 (16.98%) MapReduce
4 9 (16.98%) TDD
5 8 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (15.09%) Cybersecurity
5 8 (15.09%) Data Modelling
5 8 (15.09%) Ethical Hacking
5 8 (15.09%) Information Security
6 7 (13.21%) ITIL
6 7 (13.21%) Software Engineering
7 6 (11.32%) Open Source
8 5 (9.43%) Data Management
8 5 (9.43%) OO
8 5 (9.43%) Presales
8 5 (9.43%) Web Development
9 4 (7.55%) OOD
9 4 (7.55%) UML
Programming Languages
1 23 (43.40%) Java
2 15 (28.30%) Bash Shell
3 13 (24.53%) C#
4 12 (22.64%) C++
4 12 (22.64%) SQL
5 9 (16.98%) Jython
5 9 (16.98%) Korn
5 9 (16.98%) Ruby
6 8 (15.09%) Perl
6 8 (15.09%) PowerShell
6 8 (15.09%) VB
7 6 (11.32%) R
8 4 (7.55%) Go
8 4 (7.55%) VB.NET
9 3 (5.66%) C
10 1 (1.89%) F#
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) CEH
1 8 (15.09%) CISM
1 8 (15.09%) CISSP
1 8 (15.09%) Degree
1 8 (15.09%) GCIA
1 8 (15.09%) GCIH
1 8 (15.09%) GIAC
2 6 (11.32%) DV Cleared
2 6 (11.32%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) QA
1 3 (5.66%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) HDFS
2 4 (7.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (16.98%) CA Wily
2 5 (9.43%) Hadoop YARN
3 3 (5.66%) Nagios
3 3 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.66%) Opsview
3 3 (5.66%) Puppet
4 2 (3.77%) SCOM
5 1 (1.89%) Nessus
Vendors
1 12 (22.64%) IBM
2 7 (13.21%) Oracle
3 5 (9.43%) Cloudera
4 4 (7.55%) Red Hat
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