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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 43 65 66
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +1
Contract jobs citing Python 23 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.07% 1.22% 0.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.31% 3.99% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 0
Median daily rate £423 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.11% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
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
223 276 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 29.81% 30.50% 29.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 158 140
Median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.97
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

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 4 May 2016.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 11 (35.48%) Java
2 10 (32.26%) Oracle
3 9 (29.03%) IBM
3 9 (29.03%) Bash Shell
4 8 (25.81%) DevOps
4 8 (25.81%) Retail
4 8 (25.81%) E-Commerce
4 8 (25.81%) C#
5 7 (22.58%) Clustering
5 7 (22.58%) Jython
5 7 (22.58%) J2EE
5 7 (22.58%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (22.58%) JDBC
5 7 (22.58%) SOAP
5 7 (22.58%) Web Services
5 7 (22.58%) HTTP
5 7 (22.58%) Windows
5 7 (22.58%) Linux
5 7 (22.58%) SSL
5 7 (22.58%) WebSphere MQ
5 7 (22.58%) WebSphere
5 7 (22.58%) JNDI
5 7 (22.58%) Korn
5 7 (22.58%) Garbage Collection
5 7 (22.58%) CA Wily
5 7 (22.58%) MongoDB
5 7 (22.58%) High Availability
6 6 (19.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
6 6 (19.35%) Cybersecurity

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 7 (22.58%) WebSphere
1 7 (22.58%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.23%) ArcGIS
3 1 (3.23%) SAS
3 1 (3.23%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) HTTP
1 7 (22.58%) SSL
2 3 (9.68%) Firewall
2 3 (9.68%) HTTPS
2 3 (9.68%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.45%) Couchbase
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.45%) Redis
3 1 (3.23%) GIS
3 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.23%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Introscope
2 2 (6.45%) Log4j
General
1 8 (25.81%) Retail
2 6 (19.35%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Analyst
1 8 (25.81%) Development Manager
1 8 (25.81%) Software Development Manager
1 8 (25.81%) Software Manager
2 6 (19.35%) Administrator
2 6 (19.35%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Security Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) WebSphere Administrator
3 5 (16.13%) Developer
4 4 (12.90%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Information Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Information Security Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Python Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Applications Support
6 2 (6.45%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Junior Information Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Junior Information Security Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Junior Security Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) J2EE
1 7 (22.58%) JDBC
1 7 (22.58%) JNDI
1 7 (22.58%) SOAP
1 7 (22.58%) Web Services
1 7 (22.58%) WebSphere MQ
2 6 (19.35%) Hibernate
3 2 (6.45%) J2SE
3 2 (6.45%) XML
3 2 (6.45%) XML Schema
3 2 (6.45%) XSLT
4 1 (3.23%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (3.23%) CSS
4 1 (3.23%) Django
4 1 (3.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Clustering
2 6 (19.35%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.45%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.23%) Device Driver
5 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.23%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Linux
1 7 (22.58%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Unix
3 2 (6.45%) Android
3 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) DevOps
1 8 (25.81%) E-Commerce
2 7 (22.58%) Garbage Collection
2 7 (22.58%) High Availability
3 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (19.35%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (19.35%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (19.35%) Ethical Hacking
3 6 (19.35%) Information Security
3 6 (19.35%) Load Balancing
3 6 (19.35%) Technical Analysis
4 5 (16.13%) Software Delivery
5 4 (12.90%) Microservices
5 4 (12.90%) OO
6 3 (9.68%) Computer Forensics
6 3 (9.68%) Scrum
7 2 (6.45%) Integration Testing
7 2 (6.45%) Low Latency
7 2 (6.45%) Multithreading
7 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) Java
2 9 (29.03%) Bash Shell
3 8 (25.81%) C#
4 7 (22.58%) Jython
4 7 (22.58%) Korn
5 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
5 6 (19.35%) VB
6 4 (12.90%) SQL
7 3 (9.68%) C++
8 2 (6.45%) R
9 1 (3.23%) C
9 1 (3.23%) IronPython
9 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
9 1 (3.23%) MATLAB
9 1 (3.23%) Objective-C
9 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) CEH
1 6 (19.35%) CISM
1 6 (19.35%) CISSP
1 6 (19.35%) GCIA
1 6 (19.35%) GCIH
1 6 (19.35%) GIAC
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Oracle
2 9 (29.03%) IBM