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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 36 72 65
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -7
Contract jobs citing Python 26 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.93% 0.72% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.29% 2.50% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 1
Median daily rate £375 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.96%
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
182 280 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 27.49% 28.90% 27.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 143 141
Median daily rate £375 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 £22.50 £13.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +64.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £22.50 £11.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.35 £22.50 £15.94
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 28 August 2016.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 24 (50.00%) Java
2 19 (39.58%) IBM
3 18 (37.50%) Linux
3 18 (37.50%) Bash Shell
4 17 (35.42%) Oracle
4 17 (35.42%) Web Services
5 12 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (22.92%) Clustering
6 11 (22.92%) Jython
6 11 (22.92%) JNDI
6 11 (22.92%) WebSphere
6 11 (22.92%) Korn
6 11 (22.92%) CA Wily
6 11 (22.92%) High Availability
6 11 (22.92%) SSL
6 11 (22.92%) WebSphere MQ
6 11 (22.92%) J2EE
6 11 (22.92%) WebSphere Application Server
6 11 (22.92%) JDBC
6 11 (22.92%) SOAP
6 11 (22.92%) HTTP
6 11 (22.92%) Garbage Collection
7 10 (20.83%) Finance
8 9 (18.75%) GIAC
8 9 (18.75%) Scrum
8 9 (18.75%) Information Security
8 9 (18.75%) CISSP
8 9 (18.75%) CISM
8 9 (18.75%) E-Commerce
8 9 (18.75%) C#

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 11 (22.92%) WebSphere
1 11 (22.92%) WebSphere Application Server
2 8 (16.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.92%) HTTP
1 11 (22.92%) SSL
2 4 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.17%) Firewall
3 2 (4.17%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.08%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 7 (14.58%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.17%) Big Data
3 2 (4.17%) Couchbase
3 2 (4.17%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.17%) Redis
4 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Log4j
2 6 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 5 (10.42%) Introscope
4 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (20.83%) Finance
2 9 (18.75%) Retail
3 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.08%) Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.08%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (33.33%) Analyst
2 9 (18.75%) Administrator
2 9 (18.75%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 9 (18.75%) Development Manager
2 9 (18.75%) Security Analyst
2 9 (18.75%) Software Development Manager
2 9 (18.75%) Software Manager
2 9 (18.75%) WebSphere Administrator
3 8 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 8 (16.67%) Developer
4 7 (14.58%) Applications Support Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) Support Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
6 3 (6.25%) Information Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Information Security Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Junior
6 3 (6.25%) Junior Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Junior Security Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Python Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (35.42%) Web Services
2 11 (22.92%) J2EE
2 11 (22.92%) JDBC
2 11 (22.92%) JNDI
2 11 (22.92%) SOAP
2 11 (22.92%) WebSphere MQ
3 8 (16.67%) J2SE
3 8 (16.67%) XML
3 8 (16.67%) XML Schema
3 8 (16.67%) XSLT
4 7 (14.58%) Hibernate
5 4 (8.33%) Node.js
5 4 (8.33%) RESTful
6 1 (2.08%) .NET
6 1 (2.08%) JNI
6 1 (2.08%) JSON
6 1 (2.08%) Spring
6 1 (2.08%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.92%) Clustering
2 9 (18.75%) Cyberthreat
3 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.33%) Blockchain
5 3 (6.25%) Cryptography
6 2 (4.17%) iPad
6 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.08%) Algorithms
7 1 (2.08%) Bitcoin
7 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (37.50%) Linux
2 8 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (12.50%) Windows
4 2 (4.17%) Unix
5 1 (2.08%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (22.92%) Garbage Collection
2 11 (22.92%) High Availability
3 9 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (18.75%) DevOps
3 9 (18.75%) E-Commerce
3 9 (18.75%) Ethical Hacking
3 9 (18.75%) Information Security
3 9 (18.75%) Scrum
4 8 (16.67%) ITIL
5 7 (14.58%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (14.58%) Load Balancing
5 7 (14.58%) Technical Analysis
6 6 (12.50%) Software Delivery
6 6 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (8.33%) Computer Forensics
7 4 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (8.33%) Kanban
7 4 (8.33%) Microservices
7 4 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 24 (50.00%) Java
2 18 (37.50%) Bash Shell
3 11 (22.92%) Jython
3 11 (22.92%) Korn
4 9 (18.75%) C#
4 9 (18.75%) PowerShell
4 9 (18.75%) SQL
4 9 (18.75%) VB
5 4 (8.33%) C++
5 4 (8.33%) Go
6 1 (2.08%) Perl
6 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) CEH
1 9 (18.75%) CISM
1 9 (18.75%) CISSP
1 9 (18.75%) GCIA
1 9 (18.75%) GCIH
1 9 (18.75%) GIAC
2 2 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (22.92%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 19 (39.58%) IBM
2 17 (35.42%) Oracle
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft