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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Python Developer
Rank 597 579 574
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Python Developer 22 22 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.043% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.046% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 2
Average daily rate £475 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £438 -
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
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
48576 47854 45775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.46% 94.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 31231 29881 27104
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1759 1870 2013
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.96 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 5 February 2016.

Senior Python Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Senior Python Developer
Top 9 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 5 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
England -3 19 £475 +5.55% 15
London -5 16 £475 -5.00% 12
South East +1 2 £456 -20.65% 2
City of London +36 1 - - 5
Berkshire +1 1 £400 -30.43% 2
Reading -13 1 £400 -30.43% 2
Southampton - 1 £513 -
Hampshire - 1 £513 -
South West - 1 £325 -

Senior Python Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 55 (100.00%) Python
2 24 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (38.18%) Django
4 20 (36.36%) Java
4 20 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 16 (29.09%) Git (software)
6 14 (25.45%) PHP
6 14 (25.45%) SQL
7 13 (23.64%) MySQL
7 13 (23.64%) Linux
8 11 (20.00%) C++
8 11 (20.00%) TDD
9 10 (18.18%) HTML
9 10 (18.18%) CSS
9 10 (18.18%) Ruby
10 9 (16.36%) AngularJS
11 8 (14.55%) Android
11 8 (14.55%) RESTful
11 8 (14.55%) Amazon AWS
11 8 (14.55%) Computer Science
12 7 (12.73%) DevOps
12 7 (12.73%) Android Development
12 7 (12.73%) REST
12 7 (12.73%) CSS3
12 7 (12.73%) RabbitMQ
12 7 (12.73%) XML
12 7 (12.73%) TCP/IP
12 7 (12.73%) JSON
12 7 (12.73%) HTML5
12 7 (12.73%) Scala

Senior Python Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 6 (10.91%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (5.45%) Node.js
3 2 (3.64%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.82%) Apache
4 1 (1.82%) CMS
4 1 (1.82%) ExpressionEngine
4 1 (1.82%) JBoss
4 1 (1.82%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) BigMachines
1 2 (3.64%) Eloqua
2 1 (1.82%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.55%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.27%) SaaS
3 2 (3.64%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.64%) IaaS
4 1 (1.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.73%) TCP/IP
2 4 (7.27%) Internet
3 2 (3.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.64%) MySQL
2 6 (10.91%) Redis
3 5 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (5.45%) Big Data
4 3 (5.45%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.45%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.45%) Spotfire
5 2 (3.64%) HBase
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.82%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.82%) Impala
6 1 (1.82%) Pentaho
6 1 (1.82%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 16 (29.09%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.27%) Gradle
2 4 (7.27%) JIRA
3 2 (3.64%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.64%) Mercurial
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (3.64%) Selenium
3 2 (3.64%) Subversion
4 1 (1.82%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.82%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.82%) Hudson
4 1 (1.82%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.82%) QUnit
4 1 (1.82%) Sinon.JS
4 1 (1.82%) SonarQube
4 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.82%) Trac
General
1 3 (5.45%) Banking
1 3 (5.45%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.82%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (38.18%) Django
2 10 (18.18%) CSS
2 10 (18.18%) HTML
3 9 (16.36%) AngularJS
4 8 (14.55%) RESTful
5 7 (12.73%) CSS3
5 7 (12.73%) HTML5
5 7 (12.73%) JSON
5 7 (12.73%) RabbitMQ
5 7 (12.73%) REST
5 7 (12.73%) XML
6 6 (10.91%) Flask
6 6 (10.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (9.09%) jQuery
8 4 (7.27%) Grails
8 4 (7.27%) Ruby on Rails
8 4 (7.27%) YUI
9 3 (5.45%) Ajax
9 3 (5.45%) Mason
10 2 (3.64%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.91%) Algorithms
3 5 (9.09%) Data Structures
3 5 (9.09%) User Experience
4 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.27%) Fintech
5 2 (3.64%) Credit Derivative
5 2 (3.64%) Equities
5 2 (3.64%) Fixed Income
5 2 (3.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (3.64%) Grid Computing
5 2 (3.64%) Market Risk
5 2 (3.64%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (3.64%) Visualisation
5 2 (3.64%) W3C
6 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.82%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.82%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.64%) Linux
2 8 (14.55%) Android
3 6 (10.91%) Unix
4 2 (3.64%) Mac OS
4 2 (3.64%) Windows
5 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (20.00%) TDD
3 7 (12.73%) Android Development
3 7 (12.73%) DevOps
4 6 (10.91%) Product Management
4 6 (10.91%) Scrum
5 4 (7.27%) API Development
5 4 (7.27%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (7.27%) E-Commerce
5 4 (7.27%) Functional Programming
5 4 (7.27%) Multithreading
5 4 (7.27%) OO
5 4 (7.27%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (5.45%) CRM
6 3 (5.45%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.45%) MVC
6 3 (5.45%) Open Source
6 3 (5.45%) Software Engineering
6 3 (5.45%) Test Automation
7 2 (3.64%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 55 (100.00%) Python
2 20 (36.36%) Java
2 20 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 14 (25.45%) PHP
3 14 (25.45%) SQL
4 11 (20.00%) C++
5 10 (18.18%) Ruby
6 7 (12.73%) Scala
7 5 (9.09%) Perl
8 4 (7.27%) C
8 4 (7.27%) Groovy
8 4 (7.27%) Smalltalk
9 2 (3.64%) Apex Code
9 2 (3.64%) Go
10 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.82%) C#
10 1 (1.82%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) Basel III
2 1 (1.82%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.82%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) Puppet
2 2 (3.64%) Ansible
2 2 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (5.45%) Oracle
1 3 (5.45%) TIBCO
2 2 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (3.64%) Siebel
2 2 (3.64%) Zend
3 1 (1.82%) ServiceNow
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