The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Senior Python Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Python Developer
Rank 598 648 622
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -26
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Python Developer 36 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.068% 0.027% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.029% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 12 9
Median daily rate £450 £588 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.40% +30.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £635
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 - £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
50506 55381 53413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.92% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 32907 35226 32261
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1614 2075 2087
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +1.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £39.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Senior Python Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Senior Python Developer in the job title.

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 27 August 2016.

Senior Python Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Senior Python Developer
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Python Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 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
England +39 36 £450 -23.40% 22
London +31 35 £450 -23.40% 12
City of London +34 7 £435 -33.07% 3
South East - 1 £500 - 2
Portsmouth - 1 £500 -
Hampshire - 1 £500 -

Senior Python Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, Senior 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 featuring Senior Python Developer in the job title.

1 67 (100.00%) Python
2 36 (53.73%) TDD
3 34 (50.75%) Django
3 34 (50.75%) Flask
4 33 (49.25%) DevOps
4 33 (49.25%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (46.27%) PostgreSQL
6 25 (37.31%) BDD
7 24 (35.82%) OAuth2
8 22 (32.84%) Elasticsearch
9 19 (28.36%) Linux
10 17 (25.37%) Web Development
11 16 (23.88%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (23.88%) JavaScript
12 15 (22.39%) Security Cleared
13 12 (17.91%) Web Services
14 11 (16.42%) Pair Programming
14 11 (16.42%) Continuous Delivery
15 10 (14.93%) BPSS Clearance
15 10 (14.93%) NoSQL
16 9 (13.43%) HTML
16 9 (13.43%) HTTP
17 8 (11.94%) SC Cleared
17 8 (11.94%) Web Operations
17 8 (11.94%) Java
17 8 (11.94%) CSS
17 8 (11.94%) MongoDB
18 7 (10.45%) Amazon AWS
18 7 (10.45%) Unix
19 6 (8.96%) SQLAlchemy

Senior Python Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 22 (32.84%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.99%) CMS
3 1 (1.49%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) BigMachines
1 1 (1.49%) Eloqua
1 1 (1.49%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.45%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.96%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (5.97%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.99%) GitHub
4 2 (2.99%) Google App Engine
4 2 (2.99%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (46.27%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (14.93%) NoSQL
3 8 (11.94%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.97%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.49%) Big Data
6 1 (1.49%) KDB
6 1 (1.49%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Git (software)
1 4 (5.97%) Subversion
2 3 (4.48%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.99%) Hudson
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (4.48%) Banking
1 3 (4.48%) Finance
1 3 (4.48%) Investment Banking
2 1 (1.49%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (50.75%) Django
1 34 (50.75%) Flask
2 24 (35.82%) OAuth2
3 12 (17.91%) Web Services
4 9 (13.43%) HTML
5 8 (11.94%) CSS
6 6 (8.96%) Node.js
6 6 (8.96%) SQLAlchemy
7 5 (7.46%) AngularJS
8 3 (4.48%) .NET
8 3 (4.48%) HTML5
8 3 (4.48%) OAuth
9 2 (2.99%) CSS3
9 2 (2.99%) jQuery
9 2 (2.99%) RESTful
9 2 (2.99%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (2.99%) Sass
10 1 (1.49%) Android SDK
10 1 (1.49%) Laravel
10 1 (1.49%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.96%) User Experience
2 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.49%) Fintech
2 1 (1.49%) Fixed Income
2 1 (1.49%) Market Risk
2 1 (1.49%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 19 (28.36%) Linux
2 7 (10.45%) Unix
3 6 (8.96%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.49%) Android
4 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (53.73%) TDD
2 33 (49.25%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (49.25%) DevOps
3 25 (37.31%) BDD
4 17 (25.37%) Web Development
5 16 (23.88%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (16.42%) Continuous Delivery
6 11 (16.42%) Pair Programming
7 8 (11.94%) Web Operations
8 6 (8.96%) Mentoring
8 6 (8.96%) Open Source
9 5 (7.46%) Front End Development
9 5 (7.46%) Open Source Development
10 4 (5.97%) Workflow
11 3 (4.48%) OO
11 3 (4.48%) Scrum
11 3 (4.48%) Software Engineering
12 2 (2.99%) Microservices
12 2 (2.99%) Requirements Analysis
12 2 (2.99%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (100.00%) Python
2 16 (23.88%) JavaScript
3 8 (11.94%) Java
4 4 (5.97%) C#
4 4 (5.97%) Ruby
4 4 (5.97%) SQL
5 3 (4.48%) C++
6 2 (2.99%) CoffeeScript
6 2 (2.99%) Go
6 2 (2.99%) Perl
6 2 (2.99%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.99%) Scala
7 1 (1.49%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.49%) PHP
7 1 (1.49%) R
Qualifications
1 15 (22.39%) Security Cleared
2 10 (14.93%) BPSS Clearance
3 8 (11.94%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.48%) DBS Check
5 2 (2.99%) Degree
6 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (7.46%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (2.99%) Facebook
1 2 (2.99%) Google
1 2 (2.99%) VMware
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle
2 1 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.49%) Siebel
2 1 (1.49%) Zend
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