The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Python Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python Developer
England / South East
Rank 186 214 230
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Python Developer 45 36 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.62% 0.44% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.47% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 29 17
Median daily rate £518 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £420 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

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
6799 7727 8679
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.25% 94.17% 93.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3942 4556 4669
Median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 338 411 423
Median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.40% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £54.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Python Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 23 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +10 11 £600 +60.00% 5
Buckinghamshire +7 9 £525 -
Oxfordshire -1 7 £475 +35.71% 1
East Sussex - 6 £300 - 1
Surrey +25 5 £463 - 1
Hampshire +10 4 - - 3
West Sussex - 1 £350 -
Python Developer
England

Python Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 South East region featuring Python Developer in the job title.

1 77 (100.00%) Python
2 40 (51.95%) Django
3 34 (44.16%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 21 (27.27%) Linux
5 21 (27.27%) Java
6 14 (18.18%) DevOps
7 13 (16.88%) Flask
7 13 (16.88%) HTML
7 13 (16.88%) Git (software)
8 12 (15.58%) CSS
9 11 (14.29%) Unix
9 11 (14.29%) TDD
9 11 (14.29%) Hadoop
10 10 (12.99%) Bash Shell
10 10 (12.99%) BDD
10 10 (12.99%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (11.69%) Scrum
11 9 (11.69%) SQL
11 9 (11.69%) HTTP
11 9 (11.69%) SC Cleared
11 9 (11.69%) Security Cleared
11 9 (11.69%) Ansible
12 8 (10.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (10.39%) Scala
12 8 (10.39%) Apache
12 8 (10.39%) MySQL
13 7 (9.09%) TCP/IP
13 7 (9.09%) ICMP
13 7 (9.09%) Debian

Python Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 8 (10.39%) Apache
2 6 (7.79%) Apache Spark
3 5 (6.49%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (3.90%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.60%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.79%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.60%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.60%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.69%) HTTP
2 7 (9.09%) ICMP
2 7 (9.09%) SSH
2 7 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.60%) WebEx
4 1 (1.30%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 10 (12.99%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (10.39%) MySQL
4 5 (6.49%) NoSQL
4 5 (6.49%) Relational Database
5 4 (5.19%) HBase
5 4 (5.19%) Redis
6 3 (3.90%) Big Data
6 3 (3.90%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.60%) Apache Accumulo
7 2 (2.60%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.60%) BigTable
7 2 (2.60%) Data Mining
7 2 (2.60%) Pentaho
8 1 (1.30%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (16.88%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.90%) Gerrit
3 2 (2.60%) Subversion
4 1 (1.30%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.30%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (6.49%) Banking
2 4 (5.19%) Games
3 3 (3.90%) Finance
3 3 (3.90%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.30%) Automotive
4 1 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.30%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (51.95%) Django
2 13 (16.88%) Flask
2 13 (16.88%) HTML
3 12 (15.58%) CSS
4 7 (9.09%) JSON
4 7 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
4 7 (9.09%) web2py
5 5 (6.49%) Celery
5 5 (6.49%) Web Services
6 4 (5.19%) AngularJS
6 4 (5.19%) jQuery
6 4 (5.19%) Pandas
6 4 (5.19%) scikit-learn
7 3 (3.90%) Flash
7 3 (3.90%) Node.js
7 3 (3.90%) Pyramid
7 3 (3.90%) Regular Expression
8 2 (2.60%) NumPy
8 2 (2.60%) RESTful
8 2 (2.60%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.90%) Algorithms
1 3 (3.90%) Statistics
2 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.60%) Artificial Intelligence
2 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.60%) Contract for Difference
2 2 (2.60%) Data Extraction
2 2 (2.60%) Mathematics
2 2 (2.60%) Mobile Games
2 2 (2.60%) Online Games
2 2 (2.60%) Smart Energy
2 2 (2.60%) User Experience
3 1 (1.30%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.30%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 21 (27.27%) Linux
2 11 (14.29%) Unix
3 8 (10.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (9.09%) CentOS
4 7 (9.09%) Debian
4 7 (9.09%) Ubuntu
5 3 (3.90%) Windows
6 1 (1.30%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (44.16%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (18.18%) DevOps
3 11 (14.29%) TDD
4 10 (12.99%) BDD
5 9 (11.69%) Scrum
6 7 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (9.09%) Data Analysis
6 7 (9.09%) Open Source
6 7 (9.09%) Prototyping
6 7 (9.09%) System Testing
6 7 (9.09%) Test Automation
7 4 (5.19%) Automated Testing
7 4 (5.19%) Machine Learning
7 4 (5.19%) OO
7 4 (5.19%) Software Engineering
8 3 (3.90%) Data Ingestion
8 3 (3.90%) Extreme Programming
8 3 (3.90%) OOP
8 3 (3.90%) Web Application Development
8 3 (3.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 77 (100.00%) Python
2 22 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 21 (27.27%) Java
4 10 (12.99%) Bash Shell
5 9 (11.69%) SQL
6 8 (10.39%) Scala
7 7 (9.09%) R
8 4 (5.19%) C
8 4 (5.19%) PHP
9 3 (3.90%) C++
9 3 (3.90%) Go
9 3 (3.90%) Ruby
10 2 (2.60%) Cython
11 1 (1.30%) C#
11 1 (1.30%) F#
11 1 (1.30%) Jython
Qualifications
1 9 (11.69%) SC Cleared
1 9 (11.69%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (9.09%) Docker
2 5 (6.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.60%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (11.69%) Ansible
2 7 (9.09%) SELinux
3 1 (1.30%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (6.49%) VMware
2 4 (5.19%) Red Hat
3 3 (3.90%) Cloudera
4 2 (2.60%) Cisco
4 2 (2.60%) Google
4 2 (2.60%) Sun
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