The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Reading region that had Python Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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 Developer
Rank 76 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Contract jobs requiring a Python Developer 4 15 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.39% 1.55% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 1.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 0
Median daily rate £350 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £43.75 -
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -
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
946 911 950
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 92.38% 94.21% 91.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 537 482 476
Median daily rate £410 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £524 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 30 30
Median hourly rate £15.75 £21.55 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.91% +39.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.61 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £27.65 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

Python Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Reading region that featured Python Developer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, Python Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region featuring Python Developer in the job title.

1 29 (100.00%) Python
2 28 (96.55%) JavaScript
3 26 (89.66%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (86.21%) TDD
5 21 (72.41%) HTML
5 21 (72.41%) CSS
6 20 (68.97%) Django
7 19 (65.52%) OOP
8 16 (55.17%) Linux
9 14 (48.28%) User Experience
10 13 (44.83%) Software Testing
11 9 (31.03%) JSON
11 9 (31.03%) NoSQL
11 9 (31.03%) REST
11 9 (31.03%) Kanban
11 9 (31.03%) Responsive Web Design
11 9 (31.03%) Relational Database
11 9 (31.03%) RDBMS
11 9 (31.03%) Internet
11 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
11 9 (31.03%) Scrum
12 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
12 6 (20.69%) Sass
13 4 (13.79%) OO
14 2 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
14 2 (6.90%) Degree
14 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
15 1 (3.45%) jQuery
15 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
15 1 (3.45%) Marketing

Python Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (3.45%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) NoSQL
1 9 (31.03%) RDBMS
1 9 (31.03%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.45%) MySQL
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.45%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (72.41%) CSS
1 21 (72.41%) HTML
2 20 (68.97%) Django
3 9 (31.03%) JSON
3 9 (31.03%) REST
4 6 (20.69%) Sass
5 1 (3.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (48.28%) User Experience
2 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) New Media
3 1 (3.45%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 16 (55.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (89.66%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (86.21%) TDD
3 19 (65.52%) OOP
4 13 (44.83%) Software Testing
5 9 (31.03%) Kanban
5 9 (31.03%) Responsive Web Design
5 9 (31.03%) Scrum
5 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
6 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
7 4 (13.79%) OO
8 1 (3.45%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.45%) ERP
8 1 (3.45%) SDLC
8 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.45%) Web Application Development
8 1 (3.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) Python
2 28 (96.55%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.45%) Java
3 1 (3.45%) PHP
3 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle