The table below looks at the statistics for the Python Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python Developer
Rank 217 232 199
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -33
Contract jobs requiring a Python Developer 41 22 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.48% 0.23% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.25% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 17 10
Average daily rate £363 £375 £372
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £575 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £390 £325
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +11.68%
Python Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8011 8890 7964
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.98% 93.80% 93.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4827 4759 4142
Average daily rate £385 £375 £366
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 409 434 467
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.40 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.57% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.96 £11.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Python Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Python Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Python Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Python Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Python Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Python Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Python Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Python Developer across the South East region.

Python Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Python Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +19 25 £350 -10.25% 6
Oxfordshire +11 8 £338 -1.81% 4
Hampshire 0 2 £449 +28.21% 2
Surrey - 2 £500 - 1
Buckinghamshire +12 1 £423 +3.04%
Python Developer
England

Python Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 82 (100.00%) Python
2 51 (62.20%) JavaScript
3 49 (59.76%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (56.10%) Django
5 40 (48.78%) TDD
6 36 (43.90%) HTML
7 34 (41.46%) CSS
8 31 (37.80%) Linux
9 27 (32.93%) OOP
10 24 (29.27%) Software Engineering
11 23 (28.05%) User Experience
12 21 (25.61%) Software Testing
13 18 (21.95%) Scrum
14 17 (20.73%) NoSQL
15 16 (19.51%) REST
16 15 (18.29%) JSON
16 15 (18.29%) Internet
16 15 (18.29%) Responsive Web Design
17 13 (15.85%) Sass
17 13 (15.85%) Relational Database
17 13 (15.85%) RDBMS
17 13 (15.85%) Kanban
18 12 (14.63%) Flask
19 11 (13.41%) Service Delivery
20 9 (10.98%) OO
21 7 (8.54%) XML
21 7 (8.54%) SQL
21 7 (8.54%) Git (software)
22 6 (7.32%) PHP
22 6 (7.32%) Java

Python Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 3 (3.66%) Apache Spark
1 3 (3.66%) Node.js
2 2 (2.44%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.22%) Apache
3 1 (1.22%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.22%) Drupal
3 1 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.22%) nginx
Business Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Odoo
2 1 (1.22%) BigMachines
2 1 (1.22%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.44%) IaaS
2 1 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.22%) GitHub
2 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.29%) Internet
2 3 (3.66%) H.323
3 2 (2.44%) Firewall
3 2 (2.44%) HTTP
3 2 (2.44%) Network Security
4 1 (1.22%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.73%) NoSQL
2 13 (15.85%) RDBMS
2 13 (15.85%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.10%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.88%) Redis
5 3 (3.66%) Hadoop
5 3 (3.66%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.44%) Big Data
6 2 (2.44%) DB2
7 1 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.22%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.22%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.22%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.22%) HBase
7 1 (1.22%) MySQL
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.22%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 7 (8.54%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.88%) JIRA
3 3 (3.66%) Bugzilla
3 3 (3.66%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (1.22%) GitLab
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.22%) Redmine
General
1 3 (3.66%) Finance
2 1 (1.22%) Automotive
2 1 (1.22%) Electronics
2 1 (1.22%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (56.10%) Django
2 36 (43.90%) HTML
3 34 (41.46%) CSS
4 16 (19.51%) REST
5 15 (18.29%) JSON
6 13 (15.85%) Sass
7 12 (14.63%) Flask
8 7 (8.54%) XML
9 4 (4.88%) CSS3
9 4 (4.88%) jQuery
9 4 (4.88%) Pylons
9 4 (4.88%) Pyramid
9 4 (4.88%) Web Services
10 3 (3.66%) AngularJS
10 3 (3.66%) Celery
10 3 (3.66%) HTML5
10 3 (3.66%) SOAP
10 3 (3.66%) Twisted
11 2 (2.44%) KnockoutJS
11 2 (2.44%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 23 (28.05%) User Experience
2 3 (3.66%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.44%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.44%) Smart Energy
3 2 (2.44%) Social Media
3 2 (2.44%) Statistics
4 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.22%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (1.22%) DTV
4 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.22%) MPEG
4 1 (1.22%) New Media
4 1 (1.22%) STB
4 1 (1.22%) Tandem
4 1 (1.22%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 31 (37.80%) Linux
2 4 (4.88%) Unix
3 1 (1.22%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (59.76%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (48.78%) TDD
3 27 (32.93%) OOP
4 24 (29.27%) Software Engineering
5 21 (25.61%) Software Testing
6 18 (21.95%) Scrum
7 15 (18.29%) Responsive Web Design
8 13 (15.85%) Kanban
9 11 (13.41%) Service Delivery
10 9 (10.98%) OO
11 5 (6.10%) Machine Learning
12 4 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (4.88%) Migration
12 4 (4.88%) Open Source
13 3 (3.66%) Analytics
13 3 (3.66%) Automated Testing
13 3 (3.66%) Data Analytics
14 2 (2.44%) Data Analysis
14 2 (2.44%) High Availability
14 2 (2.44%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 82 (100.00%) Python
2 51 (62.20%) JavaScript
3 7 (8.54%) SQL
4 6 (7.32%) C++
4 6 (7.32%) Java
4 6 (7.32%) PHP
5 4 (4.88%) Ruby
6 3 (3.66%) Erlang
7 2 (2.44%) C
8 1 (1.22%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.22%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (3.66%) Degree
2 2 (2.44%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) FedRAMP
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) Ansible
1 1 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (4.88%) Oracle
2 1 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.22%) Siebel
2 1 (1.22%) Splunk
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