The first table below looks at the demand for Django skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Django over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Django
Rank 434 474 457
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -17
Contract jobs citing Django 154 70 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.15% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.02% 0.55% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 49 90
Average daily rate £413 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £505 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15117 12750 15276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.85% 26.72% 25.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 9729 7964 9020
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 352 384
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%

Django
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Django within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Django Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Django
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Django within the UK.

Django Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Django
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Django within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Django Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Django
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Django within the UK.

Django Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Django
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Django within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -4 149 £413 +1.53% 60
London -11 68 £500 +23.07% 30
South East +45 59 £369 -29.76% 6
Surrey - 31 £425 - 1
City of London -7 16 £500 +17.64% 11
Hampshire - 12 £350 - 1
North West - 12 £350 - 4
Cheshire - 11 £350 - 2
Chester - 8 £338 - 2
South West -18 6 £275 -40.54% 2
Redhill - 4 £425 -
Reading -1 3 £335 -36.19% 2
Berkshire -6 3 £335 -36.19% 3
East of England -24 3 - - 12
Scotland -5 2 £331 -
Somerset - 2 £275 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 2 - - 6
Cambridge - 2 - - 3
Bath - 2 £275 - 2
Edinburgh - 1 £413 -
Glasgow - 1 £250 -
Manchester - 1 £360 - 2
Norwich - 1 - - 1
Norfolk - 1 - - 1
North East - 1 £350 -
Hammersmith - - - - 3
Chiswick - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - -

Django
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Django also 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 that cited Django.

1 199 (84.68%) Python
2 166 (70.64%) CSS
3 164 (69.79%) HTML
4 139 (59.15%) JavaScript
5 132 (56.17%) HTML5
6 95 (40.43%) jQuery
7 94 (40.00%) Linux
8 73 (31.06%) Web Development
9 72 (30.64%) MySQL
10 70 (29.79%) CSS3
11 63 (26.81%) SQL
12 62 (26.38%) Git (software)
13 60 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
14 57 (24.26%) Web Services
15 56 (23.83%) UNIX
15 56 (23.83%) Continuous Integration
16 54 (22.98%) Oracle
17 52 (22.13%) Java
18 50 (21.28%) Finance
19 49 (20.85%) TDD
19 49 (20.85%) Enterprise Software
20 47 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
21 45 (19.15%) Relational Database
22 44 (18.72%) Ruby
23 43 (18.30%) PostgreSQL
24 40 (17.02%) Web Design
24 40 (17.02%) Subversion
25 39 (16.60%) Ruby on Rails
25 39 (16.60%) REST
26 38 (16.17%) Scrum

Django
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Django also 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 that cited Django. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 31 (13.19%) Apache
2 12 (5.11%) Node.js
3 9 (3.83%) CMS
4 7 (2.98%) nginx
5 5 (2.13%) Mule
6 4 (1.70%) Drupal
6 4 (1.70%) Zope
7 3 (1.28%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.85%) Kentico
8 2 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.85%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.43%) Plone
9 1 (0.43%) WordPress
9 1 (0.43%) Confluence
9 1 (0.43%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3 (1.28%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.98%) Google App Engine
2 5 (2.13%) GitHub
3 3 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.43%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.43%) SaaS
5 1 (0.43%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.13%) AMQP
2 2 (0.85%) HTTP
3 1 (0.43%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.43%) Intranet
3 1 (0.43%) Internet
3 1 (0.43%) Extranet
3 1 (0.43%) RFID
3 1 (0.43%) VLAN
3 1 (0.43%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (30.64%) MySQL
2 45 (19.15%) Relational Database
3 43 (18.30%) PostgreSQL
4 29 (12.34%) MongoDB
4 29 (12.34%) NoSQL
5 16 (6.81%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (4.26%) SQL Server
7 5 (2.13%) Big Data
8 4 (1.70%) Redis
8 4 (1.70%) CouchDB
9 2 (0.85%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.43%) KDB
10 1 (0.43%) SimpleDB
10 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.43%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 62 (26.38%) Git (software)
2 40 (17.02%) Subversion
3 12 (5.11%) Jenkins
4 9 (3.83%) Mercurial
5 8 (3.40%) JIRA
6 7 (2.98%) Jasmine
7 5 (2.13%) JUnit
7 5 (2.13%) Hudson
8 3 (1.28%) Selenium
9 2 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.85%) NUnit
10 1 (0.43%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.43%) NetBeans
10 1 (0.43%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 1 (0.43%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.43%) Mockito
10 1 (0.43%) TextMate
10 1 (0.43%) Gradle
10 1 (0.43%) QUnit
General
1 50 (21.28%) Finance
2 7 (2.98%) Marketing
3 6 (2.55%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.55%) Banking
4 5 (2.13%) Investment Banking
4 5 (2.13%) Front Office
5 4 (1.70%) Legal
6 3 (1.28%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.28%) Retail
7 2 (0.85%) German Language
8 1 (0.43%) Games
8 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 185 (78.72%) Developer
2 122 (51.91%) Python Developer
3 46 (19.57%) Python/Django Developer
4 34 (14.47%) Django Developer
5 28 (11.91%) Architect
6 19 (8.09%) Web Developer
7 16 (6.81%) Technical Architect
7 16 (6.81%) Front-End Developer
8 9 (3.83%) Programmer
8 9 (3.83%) Python Programmer
8 9 (3.83%) Enterprise Architect
9 8 (3.40%) Software Engineer
10 6 (2.55%) DevOps Engineer
10 6 (2.55%) Python Web Developer
11 5 (2.13%) Java Developer
11 5 (2.13%) Senior Developer
12 4 (1.70%) Python Software Engineer
12 4 (1.70%) Solutions Architect
13 3 (1.28%) Software Developer
13 3 (1.28%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (70.64%) CSS
2 164 (69.79%) HTML
3 132 (56.17%) HTML5
4 95 (40.43%) jQuery
5 70 (29.79%) CSS3
6 57 (24.26%) Web Services
7 39 (16.60%) Ruby on Rails
7 39 (16.60%) REST
8 35 (14.89%) JSON
9 31 (13.19%) Ajax
10 22 (9.36%) Play Framework
11 19 (8.09%) Flask
12 16 (6.81%) XML
13 14 (5.96%) Backbone.js
14 11 (4.68%) LESS
14 11 (4.68%) NumPy
15 10 (4.26%) XHTML
15 10 (4.26%) SciPy
16 9 (3.83%) RESTful
16 9 (3.83%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 49 (20.85%) Enterprise Software
2 29 (12.34%) Open Source
3 8 (3.40%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.13%) STB
4 5 (2.13%) Digital Media
5 4 (1.70%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.28%) Fixed Income
6 3 (1.28%) Grid Computing
7 2 (0.85%) Machine Learning
7 2 (0.85%) Reference Data
7 2 (0.85%) Data Integration
7 2 (0.85%) Credit Risk
7 2 (0.85%) Wiki
7 2 (0.85%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (0.85%) W3C
8 1 (0.43%) GIS
8 1 (0.43%) Equities
8 1 (0.43%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.43%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 94 (40.00%) Linux
2 56 (23.83%) UNIX
3 11 (4.68%) Android
4 8 (3.40%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.13%) Windows
5 5 (2.13%) Windows Phone 7
5 5 (2.13%) Windows Phone
6 3 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.85%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.43%) Debian
8 1 (0.43%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (31.06%) Web Development
2 60 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (23.83%) Continuous Integration
4 49 (20.85%) TDD
5 47 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 40 (17.02%) Web Design
7 38 (16.17%) Scrum
8 19 (8.09%) Software Engineering
8 19 (8.09%) Kanban
9 17 (7.23%) Unit Testing
9 17 (7.23%) OO
10 15 (6.38%) BDD
10 15 (6.38%) E-Commerce
11 11 (4.68%) Software Architecture
11 11 (4.68%) Configuration Management
12 10 (4.26%) MVC
12 10 (4.26%) Product Management
13 7 (2.98%) User Stories
14 6 (2.55%) OOP
15 5 (2.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 199 (84.68%) Python
2 139 (59.15%) JavaScript
3 63 (26.81%) SQL
4 52 (22.13%) Java
5 44 (18.72%) Ruby
6 27 (11.49%) PHP
7 26 (11.06%) Scala
8 25 (10.64%) C++
9 24 (10.21%) PL/SQL
10 13 (5.53%) C#
11 5 (2.13%) ActionScript
11 5 (2.13%) ActionScript 3.0
12 3 (1.28%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.28%) C
12 3 (1.28%) Perl
13 2 (0.85%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.85%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.43%) Erlang
14 1 (0.43%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 8 (3.40%) Security Cleared
2 6 (2.55%) Degree
3 4 (1.70%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.28%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.43%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.55%) QA
2 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 13 (5.53%) Puppet
2 8 (3.40%) Ansible
3 2 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.43%) Nagios
4 1 (0.43%) Munin
Vendors
1 54 (22.98%) Oracle
2 7 (2.98%) Zend
2 7 (2.98%) Google
3 5 (2.13%) Splunk
4 4 (1.70%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.28%) Mercator
6 2 (0.85%) Facebook
6 2 (0.85%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.85%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.43%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.43%) Rackspace
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £380 - £420 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £150 - £200 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago