The table below looks at the statistics for the Python Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python Developer
Rank 123 142 123
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Python Developer 21 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.70% 0.22% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.23% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 3
Average daily rate £375 £458 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.03% +83.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £350 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £550 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £381 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.55% +17.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £38.50
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 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
2846 3089 2451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.54% 95.81% 94.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1906 1957 1481
Average daily rate £375 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 174 162
Average hourly rate £35.00 £28.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% +42.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.50 £35.00
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 West

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

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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 10 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
Devon - 12 £375 - 1
Bristol +2 3 £313 - 1
Python Developer
England

Python Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 31 (100.00%) Python
2 23 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (67.74%) HTML
4 19 (61.29%) TDD
5 16 (51.61%) Git (software)
5 16 (51.61%) Elasticsearch
6 15 (48.39%) Subversion
6 15 (48.39%) Software Testing
6 15 (48.39%) SQL
6 15 (48.39%) OO
7 14 (45.16%) OOA/OOD
7 14 (45.16%) OOD
7 14 (45.16%) Mentoring
7 14 (45.16%) Coaching
7 14 (45.16%) NoSQL
8 12 (38.71%) Requirements Analysis
8 12 (38.71%) QA
8 12 (38.71%) Risk Analysis
9 9 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (25.81%) Django
10 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
11 6 (19.35%) Java
12 5 (16.13%) MySQL
12 5 (16.13%) CSS
13 4 (12.90%) PHP
13 4 (12.90%) jQuery
13 4 (12.90%) Web Development
13 4 (12.90%) Ruby
13 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
13 4 (12.90%) HTML5

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 16 (51.61%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.23%) Apache
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) BigMachines
1 3 (9.68%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (9.68%) SaaS
2 1 (3.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Broadband
1 2 (6.45%) DVB
1 2 (6.45%) HbbTV
1 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (45.16%) NoSQL
2 5 (16.13%) MySQL
3 3 (9.68%) MongoDB
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (51.61%) Git (software)
2 15 (48.39%) Subversion
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (3.23%) Electronics
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (67.74%) HTML
2 8 (25.81%) Django
3 5 (16.13%) CSS
4 4 (12.90%) CSS3
4 4 (12.90%) Flask
4 4 (12.90%) HTML5
4 4 (12.90%) jQuery
5 3 (9.68%) Mason
5 3 (9.68%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (9.68%) Visualforce
6 1 (3.23%) Ajax
6 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.23%) DOM
6 1 (3.23%) JSON
6 1 (3.23%) LAMP
6 1 (3.23%) RESTful
6 1 (3.23%) Web Services
6 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.45%) DTV
3 2 (6.45%) IPTV
3 2 (6.45%) MPEG
3 2 (6.45%) Video on Demand
4 1 (3.23%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (61.29%) TDD
3 15 (48.39%) OO
3 15 (48.39%) Software Testing
4 14 (45.16%) Coaching
4 14 (45.16%) Mentoring
4 14 (45.16%) OOA/OOD
4 14 (45.16%) OOD
5 12 (38.71%) Requirements Analysis
5 12 (38.71%) Risk Analysis
6 4 (12.90%) Web Development
7 3 (9.68%) BDD
7 3 (9.68%) Front End Development
8 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (3.23%) CRM
9 1 (3.23%) Scrum
9 1 (3.23%) Test Scripting
9 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
9 1 (3.23%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Python
2 15 (48.39%) SQL
3 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
4 6 (19.35%) Java
5 4 (12.90%) PHP
5 4 (12.90%) Ruby
6 3 (9.68%) Apex Code
7 1 (3.23%) C
7 1 (3.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (38.71%) QA
2 3 (9.68%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (6.45%) OIPF
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle
1 3 (9.68%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (9.68%) Siebel
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