The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Python Developer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Python Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Python Developer
Rank 587 582 580
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Python Developer 24 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.020% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.022% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 4
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£500 £575 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52742 50614 47223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.44% 92.51% 92.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 33530 30755 27618
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1944 2005 2147
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
- -4.20%

Senior Python Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Python Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Python Developer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Senior Python Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Python Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Python Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Senior Python Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Senior Python Developer
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Python Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
England -15 22 £500 -13.04% 11
London +2 11 £650 +13.04% 9
City of London -3 8 £650 +13.04%
West Midlands - 7 £375 -
Birmingham - 7 £375 -
East of England -1 2 £411 -
Scotland - 2 - -
Cambridgeshire -9 1 £413 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £478 -
Norfolk - 1 £410 -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 £413 -
Cheltenham - 1 £478 -
Leeds - 1 - -
South West - 1 £478 - 2
Norwich - 1 £410 -

Senior Python Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Python Developer in their job title.

1 35 (100.00%) Python
2 18 (51.43%) Linux
3 14 (40.00%) Subversion
4 13 (37.14%) Django
4 13 (37.14%) SciPy
4 13 (37.14%) NumPy
5 12 (34.29%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (34.29%) TDD
5 12 (34.29%) Front Office
5 12 (34.29%) C++
5 12 (34.29%) Java
6 11 (31.43%) SQL
7 10 (28.57%) Scrum
7 10 (28.57%) Git (software)
7 10 (28.57%) Flask
8 8 (22.86%) OO
9 7 (20.00%) MVC
9 7 (20.00%) Debian
9 7 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 7 (20.00%) Perl
9 7 (20.00%) UNIX
9 7 (20.00%) Windows
9 7 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (20.00%) Test Automation
9 7 (20.00%) RESTful
9 7 (20.00%) Selenium
9 7 (20.00%) Credit Risk
9 7 (20.00%) Ubuntu

Senior Python Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Python Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.43%) IPython
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.14%) Hadoop
2 6 (17.14%) MongoDB
3 5 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (14.29%) Neo4j
3 5 (14.29%) Big Data
4 3 (8.57%) MySQL
5 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (40.00%) Subversion
2 10 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 7 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (20.00%) Selenium
4 2 (5.71%) Cucumber
4 2 (5.71%) Hudson
4 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (34.29%) Front Office
2 6 (17.14%) Finance
3 3 (8.57%) Banking
3 3 (8.57%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (37.14%) Django
1 13 (37.14%) SciPy
1 13 (37.14%) NumPy
2 10 (28.57%) Flask
3 7 (20.00%) Pandas
3 7 (20.00%) RESTful
4 6 (17.14%) .NET
4 6 (17.14%) XML
5 3 (8.57%) CSS
5 3 (8.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 3 (8.57%) SQLAlchemy
5 3 (8.57%) Matplotlib
5 3 (8.57%) HTML
6 1 (2.86%) Web Services
6 1 (2.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Credit Risk
2 6 (17.14%) Market Risk
2 6 (17.14%) Grid Computing
3 4 (11.43%) Algorithms
4 3 (8.57%) Data Structures
4 3 (8.57%) Derivative
4 3 (8.57%) Mathematics
4 3 (8.57%) Physics
5 2 (5.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 18 (51.43%) Linux
2 7 (20.00%) Debian
2 7 (20.00%) Ubuntu
2 7 (20.00%) UNIX
2 7 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (34.29%) TDD
1 12 (34.29%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (28.57%) Scrum
3 8 (22.86%) OO
4 7 (20.00%) MVC
4 7 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 7 (20.00%) BDD
4 7 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 6 (17.14%) Microservices
5 6 (17.14%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
5 6 (17.14%) Analytics
5 6 (17.14%) SOA
6 4 (11.43%) TOGAF
7 3 (8.57%) Unit Testing
7 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
7 3 (8.57%) RAD
8 2 (5.71%) Pair Programming
8 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.86%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) Python
2 12 (34.29%) C++
2 12 (34.29%) Java
3 11 (31.43%) SQL
4 7 (20.00%) Perl
5 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 5 (14.29%) C#
6 4 (11.43%) VBA
6 4 (11.43%) Cython
7 3 (8.57%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
2 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.57%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Perforce
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle
Central London / West End
Incopro Ltd.
Rate: Permanent position available. Salary based on experience and skill
Posted: 22 days ago