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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python Developer
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 53 66 65
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Python Developer 10 20 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.43% 1.97% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.53% 2.09% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 5
Median daily rate £600 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £43.13
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.24%

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
652 956 877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 93.14% 94.00% 95.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 562 472
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 43 23
Median hourly rate £17.50 £55.55 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.49% +184.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python Developer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Python Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Python Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 17 (100.00%) Python
2 13 (76.47%) JavaScript
3 11 (64.71%) Linux
4 10 (58.82%) Git (software)
4 10 (58.82%) DevOps
5 9 (52.94%) Ansible
5 9 (52.94%) SELinux
5 9 (52.94%) Prototyping
5 9 (52.94%) Linux Command Line
5 9 (52.94%) Hadoop
5 9 (52.94%) Bash Shell
5 9 (52.94%) Unix
5 9 (52.94%) Java
5 9 (52.94%) HTTP
5 9 (52.94%) TCP/IP
5 9 (52.94%) ICMP
5 9 (52.94%) Debian
5 9 (52.94%) SSH
5 9 (52.94%) Ubuntu
5 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
5 9 (52.94%) Security Cleared
5 9 (52.94%) CentOS
5 9 (52.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (47.06%) Django
7 4 (23.53%) HTML
7 4 (23.53%) MySQL
7 4 (23.53%) CSS
8 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
8 3 (17.65%) web2py
8 3 (17.65%) Flask

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 (5.88%) Facebook Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) HTTP
1 9 (52.94%) ICMP
1 9 (52.94%) SSH
1 9 (52.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) Hadoop
2 4 (23.53%) MySQL
3 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (58.82%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) Django
2 4 (23.53%) CSS
2 4 (23.53%) HTML
3 3 (17.65%) Flask
3 3 (17.65%) JSON
3 3 (17.65%) web2py
4 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.88%) jQuery
4 1 (5.88%) Pyramid
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Linux
2 9 (52.94%) CentOS
2 9 (52.94%) Debian
2 9 (52.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (52.94%) Ubuntu
2 9 (52.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) DevOps
2 9 (52.94%) Prototyping
3 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Open Source
3 3 (17.65%) System Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
4 2 (11.76%) Open Source Development
5 1 (5.88%) ERP
5 1 (5.88%) Machine Learning
5 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
5 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Python
2 13 (76.47%) JavaScript
3 9 (52.94%) Bash Shell
3 9 (52.94%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) Go
4 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
1 9 (52.94%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) Ansible
1 9 (52.94%) SELinux
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Facebook
1 1 (5.88%) Twitter
Reading, Berkshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
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