The median contractor rate for a Python Developer was £463 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Python Developer
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 46 68
Rank change year-on-year -1 +22  
Contract jobs requiring a Python Developer 8 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.36% 2.04% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 2.16% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 9
Median daily rate £463 £480 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.64% +28.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £393 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £540 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year +12.50% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 544 556 745
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 92.52% 94.40% 95.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 322 431
Median daily rate £340 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £145 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 29 88
Median hourly rate £18.96 £31.25 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.32% +98.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.60 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Python Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire that featured Python Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Python Developer in Cambridgeshire

Python Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Python Developer in Cambridgeshire

Python Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python Developer in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Python Developer in Cambridgeshire

Python Developer
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python Developer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 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
Cambridge +5 6 £463 +15.62% 7
Python Developer
East of England

Python Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 across the Cambridgeshire region featuring Python Developer in the job title.

1 27 (100.00%) Python
2 17 (62.96%) Degree
3 14 (51.85%) C
4 12 (44.44%) Mathematics
4 12 (44.44%) Embedded C
4 12 (44.44%) Electronics
4 12 (44.44%) Telecoms
5 8 (29.63%) Linux
6 5 (18.52%) Django
6 5 (18.52%) SQL
7 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
7 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
7 4 (14.81%) Web Services
7 4 (14.81%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
8 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
8 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (7.41%) Internet
9 2 (7.41%) SSL
9 2 (7.41%) Web Application Development
9 2 (7.41%) SQLAlchemy
9 2 (7.41%) REST
9 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
9 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (7.41%) Life Science
10 1 (3.70%) SaaS
10 1 (3.70%) RESTful
10 1 (3.70%) Mercurial
10 1 (3.70%) High Availability
10 1 (3.70%) CSS3

Python Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.41%) Internet
2 2 (7.41%) SSL
3 1 (3.70%) Bluetooth
3 1 (3.70%) HTTP
3 1 (3.70%) Wireless
3 1 (3.70%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.70%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 12 (44.44%) Electronics
1 12 (44.44%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) Django
2 4 (14.81%) Web Services
3 2 (7.41%) REST
3 2 (7.41%) SQLAlchemy
4 1 (3.70%) .NET
4 1 (3.70%) CSS
4 1 (3.70%) CSS3
4 1 (3.70%) Flask
4 1 (3.70%) gevent
4 1 (3.70%) HTML
4 1 (3.70%) HTML5
4 1 (3.70%) Protocol Buffers
4 1 (3.70%) Pyramid
4 1 (3.70%) pytest
4 1 (3.70%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (3.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Life Science
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (3.70%) Internet of Things
2 1 (3.70%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Mathematics
2 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (7.41%) Web Application Development
4 1 (3.70%) DevOps
4 1 (3.70%) High Availability
4 1 (3.70%) MVC
4 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.70%) Physics
4 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Python
2 14 (51.85%) C
3 12 (44.44%) Embedded C
4 5 (18.52%) SQL
5 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.70%) C#
6 1 (3.70%) C++
6 1 (3.70%) Java
6 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (62.96%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Docker