The table below looks at the statistics for the Python Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python Developer
Rank 52 61 77
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Python Developer 24 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.44% 1.26% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.59% 1.32% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 8 1
Average daily rate £350 £383 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.49% +17.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £381 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.55% +17.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +11.68%
Python Developer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
927 834 924
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 94.11% 95.21% 92.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 534 447 440
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £550 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 22 33
Average hourly rate £45.00 £19.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+130.76% +21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £42.50 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Python Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Python Developer in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Python Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Python Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Python Developer Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Python Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region that cited Python Developer in their job title 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 with Python Developer in their job title.

1 40 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 40 (100.00%) Python
2 37 (92.50%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (90.00%) TDD
4 29 (72.50%) HTML
5 28 (70.00%) Django
6 27 (67.50%) CSS
6 27 (67.50%) OOP
7 23 (57.50%) Linux
8 22 (55.00%) User Experience
9 21 (52.50%) Software Testing
10 15 (37.50%) Software Engineering
10 15 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
11 14 (35.00%) Internet
12 13 (32.50%) RDBMS
12 13 (32.50%) Scrum
12 13 (32.50%) JSON
12 13 (32.50%) NoSQL
12 13 (32.50%) REST
12 13 (32.50%) Kanban
12 13 (32.50%) Relational Database
13 12 (30.00%) Sass
14 11 (27.50%) Service Delivery
15 7 (17.50%) OO
16 2 (5.00%) PHP
16 2 (5.00%) SQL
16 2 (5.00%) Data Analysis
16 2 (5.00%) Degree
16 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
17 1 (2.50%) New Media

Python Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region that cited Python Developer in their job title 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 with Python Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.50%) Apache Solr
1 1 (2.50%) Drupal
1 1 (2.50%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (32.50%) NoSQL
1 13 (32.50%) RDBMS
1 13 (32.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.50%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (72.50%) HTML
2 28 (70.00%) Django
3 27 (67.50%) CSS
4 13 (32.50%) JSON
4 13 (32.50%) REST
5 12 (30.00%) Sass
6 1 (2.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 22 (55.00%) User Experience
2 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) New Media
3 1 (2.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 23 (57.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (92.50%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (90.00%) TDD
3 27 (67.50%) OOP
4 21 (52.50%) Software Testing
5 15 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
5 15 (37.50%) Software Engineering
6 13 (32.50%) Kanban
6 13 (32.50%) Scrum
7 11 (27.50%) Service Delivery
8 7 (17.50%) OO
9 2 (5.00%) Data Analysis
10 1 (2.50%) Document Management
10 1 (2.50%) Performance Management
10 1 (2.50%) SDLC
10 1 (2.50%) Unit Testing
10 1 (2.50%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 40 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (5.00%) PHP
2 2 (5.00%) SQL
3 1 (2.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle
1 1 (2.50%) Splunk
Reading, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago