The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had Python Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python Developer
Rank 118 127 137
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Python Developer 20 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.69% 0.29% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.30% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 11
Median daily rate £375 £458 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.07% +1.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £341 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £528 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2794 3000 3067
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 96.15% 95.97% 94.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1787 1849 1877
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 175 189
Median hourly rate £36.00 £20.12 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.90% +11.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £42.50
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 the South West

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

Python Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Python Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Python Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Python Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python Developer across the South West region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Python Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Python Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Python Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Python Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Devon +17 14 £375 -14.28%
Bristol - 2 - - 1
Dorset - 2 £470 -
Somerset - 2 £350 - 3
Python Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 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 South West region featuring Python Developer in the job title.

1 41 (100.00%) Python
2 24 (58.54%) HTML
3 22 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (46.34%) Subversion
5 18 (43.90%) Git (software)
5 18 (43.90%) SQL
5 18 (43.90%) OOA/OOD
5 18 (43.90%) OO
6 17 (41.46%) TDD
6 17 (41.46%) Elasticsearch
7 15 (36.59%) NoSQL
7 15 (36.59%) QA
7 15 (36.59%) OOD
8 14 (34.15%) Software Testing
8 14 (34.15%) Coaching
9 12 (29.27%) Requirements Analysis
9 12 (29.27%) Risk Analysis
9 12 (29.27%) Mentoring
10 11 (26.83%) Web Development
11 10 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (14.63%) Java
12 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
13 5 (12.20%) Django
13 5 (12.20%) Unit Testing
14 4 (9.76%) Degree
14 4 (9.76%) Computer Science
14 4 (9.76%) Ruby
14 4 (9.76%) Perl
14 4 (9.76%) Oracle
14 4 (9.76%) Delphi

Python Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 17 (41.46%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.44%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Broadband
1 2 (4.88%) DVB
1 2 (4.88%) HbbTV
1 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (36.59%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (46.34%) Subversion
2 18 (43.90%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.32%) ClearCase
3 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.32%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (4.88%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (58.54%) HTML
2 5 (12.20%) Django
3 4 (9.76%) XML
3 4 (9.76%) XSL
4 3 (7.32%) AngularJS
5 2 (4.88%) CSS
5 2 (4.88%) Flask
6 1 (2.44%) HTML5
6 1 (2.44%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.88%) DTV
3 2 (4.88%) IPTV
3 2 (4.88%) MPEG
3 2 (4.88%) Video on Demand
3 2 (4.88%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (43.90%) OO
2 18 (43.90%) OOA/OOD
3 17 (41.46%) TDD
4 15 (36.59%) OOD
5 14 (34.15%) Coaching
5 14 (34.15%) Software Testing
6 12 (29.27%) Mentoring
6 12 (29.27%) Requirements Analysis
6 12 (29.27%) Risk Analysis
7 11 (26.83%) Web Development
8 5 (12.20%) Unit Testing
9 4 (9.76%) UML
10 3 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (7.32%) DevOps
10 3 (7.32%) SDLC
10 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
11 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
11 2 (4.88%) Machine Learning
12 1 (2.44%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) Python
2 18 (43.90%) SQL
3 6 (14.63%) Java
3 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.76%) Delphi
4 4 (9.76%) Perl
4 4 (9.76%) PL/1
4 4 (9.76%) Ruby
5 2 (4.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.88%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (36.59%) QA
2 4 (9.76%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (4.88%) OIPF
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) Oracle